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  1. Northern Ireland political deadlock 'could scupper key A5 project'

    The Stormont stalemate is endangering the long-awaited upgrade of the A5 road, an MLA has…
  2. Bill Clinton's praise for Trimble after he got UUP's 'crazies' to agree to power-sharing

    Former US President Bill Clinton thought that David Trimble did a "brilliant" job in convincing the "crazies" in his own party to sign up to a package to restore power-sharing in May…
  3. Claudy families still craving justice as they prepare to honour the dead

    A man who lost his brother in the Claudy bombing has said the pain and anguish is as raw today as it ever…
  4. Teen saved from rocks with just moments to spare in Northern Ireland

    A courageous Coastguard rescue team saved the life of a teenage girl trapped on rocks by a rising tide with just moments to spare last…
  5. Ryan Farquhar gunning for new target as clay pigeon shooter

    Northern Ireland marksmen have out-gunned their opponents to win a series of major honours in Britain - cheered on by an Ulster motorcycle star who was critically injured at the North West 200 last…
  6. Almost 20 lives a year saved by anti-overdose medication

    Almost 20 lives a year are saved by the anti-overdose medication naloxone, new figures from the Public Health Agency have…
  7. Off the map: Councillor calls for road signs to include village of Dunloy

    A Sinn Fein councillor has called for road signs to be updated to include the village of Dunloy following the completion of recent…
  8. Major £1m drug raids leave at least 17 facing prosecution

    At least 17 people are facing prosecution following a year-long surveillance operation targeting a suspected drugs and money laundering gang in Northern Ireland, the High Court heard…
  9. Alleged 14-year-old rape victim was plied with drugs, court hears

    A 14-year-old girl was allegedly plied with drugs and raped after getting into a car in west Belfast, the High Court heard…
  10. Knife-wielding burglar climbs into house and ties up occupant

    Police in Newtownards are appealing for the public's help after a man was threatened by a knife-wielding burglar in his own…
  11. Giants announce return of Canadian winger Steve Saviano

    The Stena Line Belfast Giants have announced that they have retained the services of Steve Saviano for the 2017/2018 season, following on from a successful year for the American number…
  12. Clinton told Northern Ireland leaders 'wake me up in the middle of night' during peace talks

    Former US President Bill Clinton told Northern Ireland's leaders that they could "wake me up in the middle of the night" during the peace process…
  13. Northern Ireland Fire Service spent £2m on rescue of 600 animals

    The Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service spent almost £2million on nearly 600 incidents involving animals in the past two years, it has been …
  14. Lough Lively Sessions: Co Antrim's Runabay on their music influences

    A new series of traditional and folk music events will take place in Portaferry, Co Down from July to…
  15. Orange Order members told 'ditch RIP on social media'

    Orange Order members have been told not to use the term "RIP" to commemorate deaths with the term considered…
  16. Watch: Young NI actors follow in the footsteps of Ed Sheeran at Lyric Theatre, Belfast

    Three young actors from Northern Ireland will perform at the Lyric Theatre this summer in a production of Gulliver’s T…
  17. Tell that to the people in Grenfell says judge after arsonist thought it 'funny' to pretend to start fire at Northern Ir

    A judge has told an arsonist to "tell that to the people in Grenfell" after the court heard he thought it would be "funny" to pretend to start a fire at a four-storey flats complex in…
  18. Belfast teen accused of posting offensive message about Manchester bombing on social media has charge withdrawn

    A teenager accused of posting a grossly offensive message about the Manchester bombing on social media has had the charge…
  19. Taxi driver held at gunpoint in hijacking after passengers involved in argument on Belfast street

    A taxi driver was held up at gunpoint in a hijacking after an argument broke out between his passengers and another…
  20. Ulster Bank announces new plastic £5 and £10 notes

    Ulster Bank is to introduce ultra-secure new plastic £5 and £10 notes in Northern Ireland in 2…