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Murder

# murder - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Man with ‘MURDER’ tattooed on his neck is now on trial for murder…and wants the tattoo removed Only In America

# murder - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius says he did not take acting classes to prepare for murder trial Shooting

Oscar Pistorius says he did not take acting classes to prepare for murder trial

The claim was made by a well-known columnist, citing reliable sources.

From TheJournal.ie Man charged with murder of two-year-old girl in Scotland Scotland

Man charged with murder of two-year-old girl in Scotland

Madison Horne was pronounced dead after being taken to hospital on Sunday evening.

# murder - Saturday 19 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Killing of dissident republican was ‘brutal and ruthless’ – PSNI Tommy Crossan

Killing of dissident republican was ‘brutal and ruthless’ – PSNI

Police investigating the murder of Tommy Crossan are particularly interested in a red BMW found burnt out near the scene.

# murder - Friday 18 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Not just monsters and Adrian Bayleys: Tom Meagher on normal men’s violence against women Jill Meagher

Not just monsters and Adrian Bayleys: Tom Meagher on normal men’s violence against women

Jill Meagher was murdered in 2012 – now her husband has written a searingly honest and powerful blogpost about violence against women.

# murder - Thursday 17 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Two women arrested this morning over the Jean McConville case have been released The Troubles

Two women arrested this morning over the Jean McConville case have been released

The women, aged 57 and 60, were questioned at Antrim police station.

# murder - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Forensics expert: Steenkamp was shot in quick succession in hip and arm Pistorius Trial

Forensics expert: Steenkamp was shot in quick succession in hip and arm

Today’s testimony from a defence forensics expert contradicts some of the evidence given by a police ballistics witness.

# murder - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Former KKK man charged with murder after shooting 3 people at Jewish sites and shouting ‘Heil Hitler’ Kansas City

Former KKK man charged with murder after shooting 3 people at Jewish sites and shouting ‘Heil Hitler’

Frazier Glenn Cross shot and killed three people – all Christian – over the weekend. Prosecutors said he i

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested in connection with murder of man found in lake Kevin Kearney

Man arrested in connection with murder of man found in lake

Kevin Kearney’s body was found in a lake at Alexandra Park a day after he was shot dead.

From TheJournal.ie ‘I think today is a good day to tell you that I love you’ – Reeva’s message to Pistorius on day of shooting Oscar Pistorius

‘I think today is a good day to tell you that I love you’ – Reeva’s message to Pistorius on day of shooting

The athlete read out the Valentine’s Day card that his model girlfriend left for him on 14 February last year – the day she was shot and killed at his house.

# murder - Monday 14 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie US woman admits to killing six of her newborn babies and hiding them in her garage Megan Huntsman

US woman admits to killing six of her newborn babies and hiding them in her garage

Police say they believe that Megan Huntsman killed the children between 1996 and 2006.

# murder - Friday 11 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie French lawyer convicted of murdering missing heiress after 36 years Behind Bars

French lawyer convicted of murdering missing heiress after 36 years

The 76-year-old was sentenced to 20 years in his third trial for the killing of his then-mistress. Her body has never been found.

# murder - Thursday 10 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius Judge: This trial is not public entertainment Reeva Steenkamp

Oscar Pistorius Judge: This trial is not public entertainment

“For those of you who possibly think this is entertainment, it is not,” Judge Mapisa told the gallery today.

From TheJournal.ie Four to be sentenced over “brutal” feud murder of farm labourer Philip Strickland

Four to be sentenced over “brutal” feud murder of farm labourer

Philip Strickland was killed in 2012 and four men are due to be sentenced in connection with his death.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius shown graphic and disturbing photo of Reeva’s bloodied head Watch

VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius shown graphic and disturbing photo of Reeva’s bloodied head

Prosecution lawyer Gerrie Nel (known as The Pitbull) was brutal while cross-examining the athlete yesterday.

# murder - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘I did not intend to kill Reeva’  – Oscar Pistorius on the night he shot his girlfriend Trial

‘I did not intend to kill Reeva’ – Oscar Pistorius on the night he shot his girlfriend

The athlete gave more details about the aftermath of the Valentine’s Day shooting in his Pretoria home last year.

# murder - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius wails in witness box as he recalls night of shooting South Africa

Oscar Pistorius wails in witness box as he recalls night of shooting

A raft of text messages between Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp were read out in court today.

From TheJournal.ie Woman arrested over murder of 11-year-old released without charge Tullamore

Woman arrested over murder of 11-year-old released without charge

The woman was arrested yesterday by gardaí investigating the 2012 death of Emily Barut.

# murder - Monday 7 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius apologises to family of Reeva Steenkamp Shooting

VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius apologises to family of Reeva Steenkamp

The 27-year-old told her family that “she went to bed loved that night”.

From TheJournal.ie Woman arrested over murder of 11-year-old Emily Barut Tullamore

Woman arrested over murder of 11-year-old Emily Barut

The girl, who was a wheelchair user and had both mental and physical disabilities, was found dead at her home in Tullamore in 2012.

# murder - Sunday 6 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Mohammed Morsi murder trial to hear ‘decisive’ testimony today Egypt

Mohammed Morsi murder trial to hear ‘decisive’ testimony today

Morsi and 14 co-defendants are charged with involvement in the killing of opposition protesters outside a Cairo presidential palace in December 2012.

# murder - Saturday 29 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Nurse charged with murdering patients by poisoning them in Manchester hospital Contaminated

Nurse charged with murdering patients by poisoning them in Manchester hospital

The male nurse has been charged with the murder of three patients.

# murder - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The text messages between Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp Back And Forth

The text messages between Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp

WhatsApp messages between Pistorius and Steenkamp were revealed during the murder trial in South Africa.

From TheJournal.ie PSNI arrest three in connection with 1994 murder of Catholic workmen UVF

PSNI arrest three in connection with 1994 murder of Catholic workmen

The men are being questioned in relation to an investigation into murders by the UVF.

# murder - Monday 24 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Adams says he can meet PSNI, but denies involvement in Jean McConville murder IRA

Adams says he can meet PSNI, but denies involvement in Jean McConville murder

The Sinn Féin leader said the Jean McConville murder was a “terrible injustice”.

# murder - Saturday 22 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Boston College testimony used to bring veteran republican to court over Jean McConville Ivor Bell

Boston College testimony used to bring veteran republican to court over Jean McConville

77-year-old Ivor Bell is accused of aiding and abetting in the murder. He was remanding in custody at a court appearance today.

From TheJournal.ie 7 things we heard at the Oscar Pistorius trial this week Recap

7 things we heard at the Oscar Pistorius trial this week

Reeva Steenkamp was shot as she stood facing the bathroom door and police experts have a tough task against star lawyer Barry Roux.

# murder - Friday 21 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Mary Lou McDonald says she ‘has what it takes’ to be Sinn Féin’s next leader Leader Of The Pack

Mary Lou McDonald says she ‘has what it takes’ to be Sinn Féin’s next leader

She said to be in politics you need to have cop on and back bone – and she says both.

From TheJournal.ie 77-year-old charged in connection with the murder of Jean McConville Northern Ireland

77-year-old charged in connection with the murder of Jean McConville

The 77-year-old, arrested earlier this week in West Belfast, also charged with membership of the IRA.

# murder - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Wednesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# murder - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie 77-year-old man arrested in connection with Jean McConville murder Investigation

77-year-old man arrested in connection with Jean McConville murder

Jean McConville was abducted by the IRA in 1972.

# murder - Sunday 16 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man due in court over shotgun murder of 66-year-old woman Killinarden

Man due in court over shotgun murder of 66-year-old woman

Mary Dargan died at the scene of yesterday’s attack, while her 27-year-old daughter was also injured.

# murder - Saturday 15 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Two questioned after 35-year-old man found dead in flat North Belfast

Two questioned after 35-year-old man found dead in flat

The man’s body was found just before 3am this morning.

# murder - Friday 14 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie London police use Facebook ad in Yemen to track down suspected rapist and murderer Social Media

London police use Facebook ad in Yemen to track down suspected rapist and murderer

Twenty-three-year-old Martine Vik Magnussen was raped and murdered in London in March 2008.

From TheJournal.ie Man extradited from Amsterdam over body found in Meath field Murder

Man extradited from Amsterdam over body found in Meath field

The body of Ciaran Noonan was found two weeks after he was abducted.

# murder - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested over death of woman at Dublin house Investigation

Man arrested over death of woman at Dublin house

A 58-year-old man was arrested last night following the discovery of a woman’s body at a house in Firhouse on Sunday.

# murder - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Friend says Pistorius fired gun out of car sunroof after fight with policeman Trial

Friend says Pistorius fired gun out of car sunroof after fight with policeman

The athlete’s demeanor in court today was drastically different from the previous day, when he needed a vomit bucket.

# murder - Monday 10 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie British soldier suspected of murdering Antrim man Corporal Geoffrey McNeill Clive Barracks

British soldier suspected of murdering Antrim man Corporal Geoffrey McNeill

A 23-year-old solider is being questioned by West Mercia Police.

# murder - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested over Phoenix Park killing is released without charge Gerard Donnelly

Man arrested over Phoenix Park killing is released without charge

Gerard Donnelly’s body was discovered in the park in the early hours of 29 November. He had been burned to death.

From TheJournal.ie Pistorius trial dramatically interrupted after TV station shows witness photo South Africa

Pistorius trial dramatically interrupted after TV station shows witness photo

Judge Thokozile Masipa has warned the media to respect the court’s ruling that images of witnesses who ask for privacy cannot be shown.

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