Here are the main headlines of the evening.
Mother-of-two (50) found dead after being stabbed up to 12 times in a frenzied knife attack at her home
A murder investigation has been launched after a woman in her 50s was killed in a frantic knife attack at her home in Ballymun Co Dublin.
Retired retirees are among the “wealthier cohorts” because they own homes without a mortgage
With around 84 percent of older people owning their own home without a mortgage, using their pensions for rent is a “relatively new phenomenon,” according to a senior Housing Department official.
Woman, 24, with cerebral palsy who sued Coombe hospital over the circumstances of her birth, settles the case for €10.75million
A 24-year-old woman with cerebral palsy who complained about the circumstances of her birth at The Coombe Hospital in Dublin has settled her claim in the High Court for €10.75million.
Sales manager receives record €329,000 wrongful dismissal bounty after being fired over bullying allegations
The award, announced in a ruling released this morning, is believed to be the largest award ever presented by the Workplace Relations Commission and more than double the previous record award.
The boyfriend of the Donegal teenager, 17, who was killed in a road accident pays a heartbreaking tribute to his ‘beautiful guardian angel’
Charlotte Kelly (17) from Letterkenny, Co Donegal, died last night at Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, as a result of a collision with a vehicle near Carrigart, Co Donegal, on Sunday May 1st.
CAB raids prominent Dublin car dealership suspected of owing huge sums to exiled Kinahan Kingpin
Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) officers today conducted searches at a well-known car dealership in west Dublin, the owner of which is said to be under serious financial pressure from exiled Kinahan cartel boss Liam Byrne.
Wagatha Christie: Peter Andre managed “only five minutes of sex” with Rebekah Vardy, who said he had “the smallest pant fit” I’ve ever seen, the defamation lawsuit says
The lawyer read excerpts from the article, which claimed Mr Andre managed “only five minutes of sex with Rebekah” and in which she said he had “the smallest pant fit I’ve ever seen,” which looked like one “miniature” is chipolata”.
Former Nolan Transport lawyer agrees to sentence him to €6.9 million for allegedly embezzling pension funds
Former Nolan Transport lawyer Ciaran Desmond has agreed to a judgment against him over alleged misappropriation of their €6.9million pension funds, the High Court has heard.
The fundraiser, which aims to help children buy a home after losing both parents within months, hits the €355,000 mark
A fundraiser to help four Kerry boys buy their family home after losing both parents within months has raised €355,000 in less than two weeks and in recent days with a €10,000 donation from a US company receive a significant boost.
https://www.independent.ie/news/news-headlines/evening-headlines-mother-of-two-found-dead-after-being-stabbed-up-to-12-times-in-frenzied-knife-attack-and-a-record-award-of-329000-for-unfair-dismissal-41636163.html Headlines tonight: Mother of two found dead after being stabbed up to 12 times in frantic knife attack; and a record €329,000 for wrongful dismissal