Your Friday lunchtime news catch-up

Roy Keane has had his say on the FAI’s €5m payout from FIFA, RTE will ask the High Court to vary the terms of the Denis O'Brien injunction, two people will take to the High Court to challenge the marriage referendum Yes vote and the inspiring story of a Cork man’s first steps in 25 years. Just some of the latest and most read stories on irishexaminer.com.

Your Friday lunchtime news catch-up

TOP STORY

Delaney a distraction? Isn't he always, says Keane

Roy Keane has laughed off questions about the FAI's €5m payout from FIFA.

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IRELAND

RTE to ask High Court to vary terms of O'Brien injunction

RTE will ask the High Court to vary the terms of Denis O'Brien's media injunction on Wednesday.

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Two take to High Court to challenge marriage referendum Yes vote

The High Court will be asked later today for leave to challenge the result of the marriage referendum.

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MOST READ: VIDEO: Cork man takes first steps after almost 25 years

A man who was paralysed in a car crash almost 25 years ago has taken his first steps since the accident thanks to a robotic exoskeleton.

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SPORT

Ex FAI head calls for 'full disclosure' of FIFA €5m

The former head of the FAI has called on the association to give "full disclosure" of the €5m it received from FIFA.

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MOST READ: Gary Pallister: Roy Keane and I fell out for a year at Manchester United

He was ‘Pally’ by name but, where Roy Keane was concerned, not always pally by nature.

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WORLD

Facebook reports video of sobbing baby being immersed in water to police

Facebook has reported a video to American police which shows a sobbing baby being repeatedly immersed in a bucket of water.

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MOST READ: BBC bids to keep ‘Top Gear’ co-hosts

The BBC is looking to keep Jeremy Clarkson’s former Top Gear co-hosts on the show despite his departure, it has been reported.

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ANALYSIS

MOST READ: ALISON O'CONNOR: Why the fourth estate in Ireland has been so afraid of one man

I would often say how worrying it was that Denis O’Brien had such control over the Irish media, writes Alison O’Connor

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EXAMVIRAL

Ireland’s first wedding magazine for the same-sex couple

With the marriage equality referendum passed so opens a whole new niche for the wedding industry.

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MOST READ: WATCH: Broadway casts of The Lion King and Aladdin have incredible sing-off

It’s not often you get to see a free Broadway show.

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TECHNOW

MOST READ: Valve shows off the new Steam Controller

Valve’s Steam Controller hopes to appease those who like using a controller and those who prefer using a mouse for gaming. This new video shows off the Steam Controller and some of its key features.

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BUSINESS

United Airlines launches new Dublin to Chicago route

United Airlines today launched a nonstop service between Dublin and O’Hare International Airport in Chicago.

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MOST READ: ‘Dragon’s Den’ star’s ex finance chief on fraud charge

A finance director who worked for Dragons’ Den star Duncan Bannatyne’s group of companies has been charged with fraud and money laundering totalling almost £8m, the Crown Prosecution Service has said.

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LIFESTYLE

Billa O’Connell to strut the boards for Cork Opera House gala

Expect a cracker when Billa O’Connell takes to the stage for the Cork Opera House 160 gala celebrations, writes Colette Sheridan

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SHOWBIZ

WATCH: Last night's Red Rock finale has shocked the nation

The finale of TV3’s Red Rock aired on our screens last night, and it didn’t disappoint.

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MOST READ RIGHT NOW

MOST READ: Justin Bieber pleads guilty to assault and careless driving

Justin Bieber has pleaded guilty to assault and dangerous driving, after crashing into a minivan in Canada last August.

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