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49 min ago | Ballycastle Today
Mr Creaney's body was found by police on Saturday in a wheelie bin outside a house in Moyraverty Court.
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1 hr ago | Russia Taday
Protestant hardliners have been piling crates to heights of more than 80 feet in Belfast, Northern Ireland, to create massive flammable structures in a centuries-old religious celebration.
2 hrs ago | UTV
Ireland's biggest community festival was launched on Thursday as west Belfast gets ready for FA©ile an Phobail 2014.
2 hrs ago | Newtownabbey Today
The general manager of a Newtownabbey bakery caught in a gay rights storm after it refused to make a cake with the slogan 'Support Gay Marriage' has said that the order was not declined because of the customer's sexual orientation.
3 hrs ago | UTV
Unionist and loyalist leaders have called for the government to set up a commission of inquiry to review a disputed Twelfth parade in north Belfast.
8 hrs ago | Spenborough Guardian
Everyone is invited to take part in a project next month by turning off their lights, leaving on a single light or candle for a shared moment of reflection.
An Orangemen protester stands on a police vehicle as police use water cannon during clashes on the return from a march in north Belfast, Northern Ireland, on July 12, 2013.
Elected representatives for Lagan Valley and Thiepval Barracks laid wreaths at the plaque in Market Place marking the site of the bomb which killed six soldiers 26 years ago.
Three generations of a local family will attempt to climb the highest peak in Ireland in aid of two charities.
In this week's Lurgan Mail we bring you in depth coverage of the brutal murder of Owen Creaney, whose remains were found in a wheelie bin in Craigavon.
Following a meeting with Health Minister Poots, Roisin Foster, Cancer Focus Northern Ireland and cancer patient Allister Murphy continue to call on the public to pledge their support for the Equal access campaign, calling for equal access to cancer drugs for patients in Northern Ireland.
Henry Douglas, from Flush Park in Lisburn, is currently serving a prison sentence for conning scores of people out of money, was due to stand trial on a charge of fraud by false representation.
Edward Mulholland of Ballinderry Road, Lisburn and Mrs Gillian Mulholland of Causeway End Road, Lisburn were last week sentenced to four months in prison, suspended for two years, and ordered to pay costs totalling A 1,006 each after being previously convicted of two offences under the Welfare of Animals Act 2011.
The Lambeg drum rivals the flute as the most traditional of Orange instruments, but its exact origin is open to debate.
New chief constable George Hamilton speaking during a visit to Lisburn PSNI station on his first day in the job.
Councillors in Hillsborough have said they are concerned and saddened by the Ulster Bank to close its branch in the village.
The Christian bakery owner who refused to make a cake with a slogan supporting gay marriage has said he should be allowed to run his business according to his religious beliefs.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 11:38 am
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