The DUP says it intends to bring the controversial welfare reform issue 'to a head" before Christmas if it is not resolved in the current talks process.
Breaches of A&E waiting time targets in Northern Ireland increased "markedly" on the same day as health chiefs announced three minor injuries units (MIUs) are to shut.
A man arrested over "a sick joke" about Ebola on a Dublin-bound plane is ordered to pay 2,500 euros (£1,963) to charity to avoid a criminal conviction.
A 57-year-old man appears in court charged with the murder of Edward Gibson in west Belfast.
Charges are dropped against a man in connection with the largest seizure of Semtex explosive seized in Northern Ireland in the last 10 years.
NI supporters are told they can attend the Euro 2016 qualifier in Bucharest as Uefa decide against stadium closure.
A charitable trust focused on the cross-community promotion of the Irish language has been forced to close because of funding cuts.
Closing Northern Ireland's only dedicated respite centre will have a devastating impact on people with multiple sclerosis, a woman who uses the unit says.
RBS will retain control of Ulster Bank and says it has a good market position that can deliver attractive returns.
A security alert in Lurgan, that started after the discovery of a suspicious package in a fast food restaurant, is declared a hoax.
A 50-year-old motorcyclist dies following a three vehicle crash in County Donegal.
Ten jobs are to be created at a new brewery in Londonderry.
A WW2 veteran from Lisburn is to be awarded a medal of bravery from Russia
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