14.12.2017

Man Utd

Manchester United 1-0 Bournemouth

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho said he would be "on holiday in Brazil or Los Angeles" if he thought the Premier League title race was over, as his side edged past Bournemouth. United bounced back from their defeat by rivals Manchester City with a ...
14.12.2017

Rte Sport

RTÉ Sport Manager of the Year nominees revealed

The nominees for the RTÉ Sport Awards Manager of the Year have been announced ahead of the awards ceremony presented by Darragh Maloney and Joanne Cantwell on RTÉ One at 9.15pm on Saturday 16 December. The nominees for the RTÉ Sport Awards 2017 Manager ...
14.12.2017

meteor shower

Biggest meteor shower of year due tonight

Stargazers will be in for a celestial fireworks show tonight as the biggest meteor shower of the year over Ireland takes place. The Geminids will see up to 50 times more shooting stars than a normal night, according to Astronomy Ireland. The display ...
14.12.2017

Salma Hayek

Salma Hayek: 'Harvey Weinstein threatened to kill me'

No to letting him give me oral sex. No to my getting naked with another woman.” She writes that every refusal was met with “Harvey's Machiavellian rage” and while he often tried to sweet-talk her to get his way, threats would also be part of his ...
13.12.2017

Peter Kay

Comedian Peter Kay cancels upcoming stand-up tour

Peter Kay's first live stand-up tour in eight years has been cancelled due to “unforeseen family circumstances”, the comedian has said. The hotly anticipated Ireland and UK tour was due to begin in Birmingham in April, with dates through to 2019. In a ...
13.12.2017

revenue

AirAsia unit in PH projects 20% rise in revenue

Budget carrier Philippines Air Asia is targeting revenue to grow by about 20 percent in 2018, as it expands its fleet, routes and ancillary sales. Philippines Air Asia CEO Dexter Comendador told reporters on Tuesday that revenue next year could hit an ...
13.12.2017

Premier League table

Premier League table: Standings if pundit Mark Lawrenson's predictions were ...

While down at the other end of the table, West Brom, West Ham and Swansea occupy the relegation spots after Crystal Palace came from behind to beat Watford last night. Each week BBC Sport pundit Mark Lawrenson gives his predictions for each fixture ...
13.12.2017

Izzy Dezu

'A terrible tragedy' - Tributes paid to soccer star teen who died during match

President Michael D Higgins is among those who paid tribute today to a 16-year-old soccer star who died after collapsing during a match in Dublin last night. Izzy Dezu was playing for the under-16 Shelbourne FC in a league decider against Saint Kevin's ...
13.12.2017

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Star Wars: The Last Jedi a storming success at Savoy Cinema

Star Wars: The Last Jedi has had its Irish premiere at the Savoy Cinema in Dublin on Wednesday night. The Skelligs, or planet Ahch-to as they are known to fans, feature largely in the film following on from their brief cameo at the end of The Force ...
13.12.2017

Liverpool vs West Brom

Liverpool vs West Brom: Live stream, TV channel, team news and kick-off time ...

However, having won their first nine Premier League games in a row against the Baggies, Liverpool have won just five of the subsequent 13 (D4 L4). West Bromwich Albion have scored at least once in their last six league visits to Anfield (W2 D1 L3 ...
13.12.2017

Arsenal

West Ham

It also doesn't suggest that David Moyes is entirely happy with his squad. Arsenal make four changes from the draw with Southampton and have altered their shape from three at the back to what looks like a 4-2-3-1. Per Mertesacker drops out altogether ...
13.12.2017

Premier League Results

Wednesday Premier League Results & Goals Talking Points

Wednesday Premier League matches has ended. See results of the matches below and how the goals from the seven fixtures were scored. FT Newcastle 0-1 Everton; FT Soton 1-4 Leicester; FT Swansea 0-4 Man City; FT Liverpool 0-0 West Brom; FT Man Utd 1-0 B ...
13.12.2017

Catherine Noone

Politicians slam TD Mattie McGrath's bizarre 'fat lady' comments about Senator ...

Politicians slam TD Mattie McGrath's bizarre 'fat lady' comments about Senator Noone. 'I won't be dignifying those comments with a response' - Noone; Politicians slam Tipperary TD's comments; Mr McGrath has since called Ms Noone's office to apologise ...
13.12.2017

Chris Froome

Chris Froome battling to save career after failed drugs test

Britain's most successful road cyclist Chris Froome is fighting to salvage his reputation after a failed drugs test during his victory in the Vuelta a España in September. Following a joint investigation by the Guardian and Le Monde, which revealed ...
13.12.2017

Ripple Price

Ripple Price Surges 84% In A Day To New Record High. Is XRP The Next Crypto ...

Alongside its cryptocurrency, Ripple operates as a payment network called RippleNet. The goal of the platform is to optimize easy transfer of funds—to almost any other currency or cryptocurrency in the world in 4 seconds. Ripple is working with banks ...
13.12.2017

Real Madrid

Gareth Bale's winner ensures Real Madrid reach Club World Cup final

Gareth Bale came off the bench to score the winning goal as Real Madrid survived a scare to reach the final of the Club World Cup in the United Arab Emirates. Aiming to win their fifth trophy of the year, Zinédine Zidane's side came from behind against ...
13.12.2017

Tyson Fury

Tyson Fury free to resume boxing career

"I'm a fighting man through and through and I've never backed down from anyone in my life and I was certainly not going to back down from fighting this dispute," said Fury. He had been charged along with his cousin Hughie who also failed a test for ...
13.12.2017

Martin J Ward

Taylor vs McCaskill: Martin J Ward claims European title with explosive win ...

Martin J Ward was crowned as the new European super-featherweight champion after an explosive knockout victory over Juli Giner. The 26-year-old brought the fight to a sudden halt in the sixth round as he floored Giner heavily and then finished the bout ...
13.12.2017

Fox News

Fox Studio Lot Likely Staying In The Murdoch Fold Post-Disney Deal

The Fox lot on Pico Boulvard had seemed potentially expendable, given that Disney already has its own operation in Burbank. It already shrunk, famously, in the early 1960s as the cash-strapped studio sold off chunks of acreage to pay for Cleopatra ...
13.12.2017

net neutrality

Here's who'll benefit — and who might not — if net neutrality is repealed as ...

A small group supporting net neutrality protests a plan by Federal Communications Commission head Ajit Pai on Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS / AFP/Getty Images). By Samantha Masunaga and Jim PuzzangheraContact Reporters ...