Storm Desmond batters Ireland, while Mick McCarthy's duet with Linda Martin resurfaces
Here's everything you need to know from the world of news and sport this weekend.
Ipswich manager Mick McCarthy appeared on Goals on Sunday on Sky Sports this week and the topic of his now famous duet with Linda Martin came up.
The song has resurfaced thanks to the magic of the internet, and has been getting plenty of attention as the former Irish international’s formerly forgotten singing career gets a second wind.
Storm Desmond battered the country across Friday and Saturday, and RTÉ correspondent Teresa Mannion was reporting from Salthill prom as the wind and rain were in full effect.
The various weather reports which she gave were the talk of Twitter, but YouTube user Super Ceili decided to give her updates the techno remix that they deserved.
The team behind the Yes Equality campaign have been named as the Community Group of the year at this year's People of the Year Awards.
Although the award is normally given to a smaller, local community group, the decision was taken to acknowledge a grassroots campaign that had brought several groups together to initiate a process of change to the country as a whole.
The New York Times has issued a strong call for more gun control in the US, in the wake of this week's mass shooting in California.
'The Gun Epidemic' editorial on the front page of today's newspaper - which is also available online - marks the first time since 1920 that the paper has run a front page editorial.
Thousands of homes around he country are without power as Storm Desmond batters Ireland, as well as parts of the United Kingdom.
The storm has been responsible for flooding, travel delays and sporting events being cancelled, as high winds and heavy rain continue to hit Ireland. People have taken to social media to share images and videos shared from all around the country showing the effects of the storm.