Graphic image: Mother of man who drowned with daughter crossing river to US takes solace 'they died in each other's arms'
Other sorting centres to remain open as An Post cites €11m saving
The mother of a man who drowned alongside his young daughter while trying to reach the US has said she is comforted by how they clung to each other in their final moments.
Cathal Kiely proved the hero for Offaly as his personal tally of 0-20 helped the Faithful County to dispatch Dublin by the bare minimum after extra time in their Bord Gáis Energy Leinster U20 Hurling Championship quarter-final at Parnell Park last night.
Whether four oil tankers in the Gulf were attacked by Iran or whether the incident was orchestrated by the US, both should desist for the sake of peace, says John Andrews.
Micheal Martin has taken risks in rebuilding the party since the disastrous 2011 election — such as propping up Fine Gael in government and backing abortion — but if the gamble backfires, he will be the first leader of his party not to become Taoiseach, writes Elaine Loughlin
Cork Airport has won a top award for European airports today.
As the inaugural series of gigs at Musgrave Park came to a close with Lauryn Hill, organisers confirmed they are hoping to run more shows at the Cork venue next year.
Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis has said he is "absolutely chuffed" with the event's success.
The President said Megan Rapinoe should ‘never disrespect our Country, the White House, or our Flag’.