The motive behind the bombing was said to be in retaliation to the Waco siege which also happened on the same day.
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The garda remains in hospital, although his injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.
Two males have been arrested.
Another five men are still being questioned,
Lovely Doneraile Park, ancient Derrynaflan and iconic Clonmacnoise – archaeologist Neil Jackman guides you through these magical sites.
The billionaire was in town this week and the crowd loved her. But what makes Sheryl Sandberg the rock star of the business world.
Morris dancing, Easter bonnets and egg rolls.
The Branch Davidians was a sect that separated from the Seventh-day Adventist Church in 1955 and were led by David Koresh .
Good morning. Here’s everything you need to know this morning to start your Bank Holiday weekend.
A post-mortem carried out on the male eagle confirmed it had been hit with around 50 shotgun pellets.
There is such a thing as being too sensitive and overreacting when people do stupid things on social media, writes Aaron McKenna.
The 0.69 acre site on the Navan Road was no longer required by the Department of Social Protection.
Last month, senior officers complained that the scheme could impact manpower.
The incident happened at the Glencree Heritage Centre in Enniskerry.
Rovers’ skipper Conor Kenna received a straight red card in the second half of a feisty encounter.
Everyone’s talking about Jill Meagher, pubs being closed, and disaster at Mount Everest.
Jill Meagher was murdered in 2012 – now her husband has written a searingly honest and powerful blogpost about violence against women.
Drugs worth an estimated €5 million were discovered in raids carried out across Dublin and Meath.
It’s completely OK. Don’t let the haters tell you otherwise.
Contact lens cameras, dogs on juries and the plague – it’s all the bizarre news stories you need to know about.
It’s the little things you can slip up on.
Which is handy.
…but RTE says that’s not exactly what’s happening.
Sheryl Sandberg talks gender equality, women leaning in, asking for raises and not being afraid to be ambitious.
More than 250,000 people are expected to pass through Dublin airport this weekend.
Some of the jobs are already being advertised on the company’s website.
The planet is snappily named Kepler 186f.
“We have not seen anything like this before,” said one scientist.
The study is the first to focus on possible brain effects among recreational users.
Traditional methods of testing if a patient will recover can be ‘little better than flipping a coin’ in some cases.