A 47-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the murder of Kevin McGuigan. He was detained in Belfast city centre earlier today and taken to the Serious Crime Suite at Antrim Police Station.
A man has been airlifted to hospital after a fishing accident in Co Waterford. He hjad been fishing with a friend near Annestown, when he was swept off the rocks and into the sea. He was taken from the sea and brought to University Hospital Waterford, and his condition is not yet known.
A social recluse who ran an internet piracy scam from his Derry bedroom put the movie industry at risk of losing £120 million (€165m), a court has heard. Paul Mahoney, 30, made almost £300,000 (€412,000) through advertising revenue generated from illegal sites offering access to the latest films and TV shows – many before general release, a judge was told at a pre-sentence hearing.