Former assistant garda commissioner Michael O’Sullivan, who is now Director of the Maritime Analysis Operations Centre, has said that a new report into the European drugs market reflects an increase in the use of cocaine which is “fuelling murderous feuds.”
Tue, 26 Nov, 2019
Any crash on the M50 reduces all of Dublin to a near standstill, not because it’s impossible to pass the crashed cars, but because it’s impossible to pass the gawkers who slow down or stop their own vehicles, with or without using their mobile phones, lest they miss any detail that could be passed on to others.
Mon, 28 Jan, 2019
Tue, 22 Dec, 2015
Mexican drug cartels whose operatives once rarely ventured beyond the US border are dispatching some of their most trusted agents to live and work deep inside the US — an emboldened presence that experts believe is meant to tighten their grip on the world’s most lucrative narcotics market and maximise profits.
Tue, 02 Apr, 2013
The most high profile rebranding of a US sports team of the past decade needs all the help it can get and the Brooklyn Nets ticked two important boxes this week: they beat the New York Knicks on Monday night and got into a fight in Boston on Wednesday.
Sat, 01 Dec, 2012
A BOOKKEEPER for a construction materials company embezzled $6.9 million (€5.3m) and used the money to go on a shopping spree that included a 104-acre ranch and a half-dozen talking trees like those in The Wizard of Oz, federal authorities said.
Wed, 24 Jan, 2007
WHENEVER a deceased person is perceived, rightly or wrongly, to have been unfairly accused, vilified or misrepresented in the media, we hear renewed calls for the extension of the libel laws to embrace the reputations of the dead.
Mon, 14 Nov, 2005