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Person injured at IMF Paris offices after opening exploding envelope
# France
# France

Person injured at IMF Paris offices after opening exploding envelope

Mar 16th 2017, 11:32 AM 20,049 Views 48 Comments

The IMF employee has reportedly been injured in the hands and face.

Luis Enrique announces he will quit as Barcelona boss at end of the season
# Breaking
From The42
# Breaking

Luis Enrique announces he will quit as Barcelona boss at end of the season

Mar 1st 2017, 9:21 PM 18,414 Views 35 Comments

The news came minutes after his side had just put six past Sporting Dijon to move to the top of the La Liga table.

RTÉ will continue making children's TV programmes in 2017
# Breaking
# Breaking

RTÉ will continue making children's TV programmes in 2017

Feb 1st 2017, 1:50 PM 10,857 Views 38 Comments

However, it’s understood the programming will be minimal and there are no guarantees beyond this year.

Martin McGuinness is stepping away from politics and will not seek re-election
# Breaking
# Breaking

Martin McGuinness is stepping away from politics and will not seek re-election

Jan 19th 2017, 5:59 PM 60,125 Views 150 Comments

The outgoing Deputy First Minister said he was not “physically able” to continue in his current role.

Man dies after shooting on grounds of Limerick hospital
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man dies after shooting on grounds of Limerick hospital

Jan 18th 2017, 3:56 PM 25,938 Views 6 Comments

Foul play is not suspected.

Joey Barton charged with allegedly betting on 44 football matches in two-month period
# Trouble Ahead
From The42
# Trouble Ahead

Joey Barton charged with allegedly betting on 44 football matches in two-month period

Oct 5th 2016, 4:24 PM 18,517 Views 31 Comments

The midfielder has been charged by the Scottish Football Association.

Ireland's World Cup qualifier gets the green light despite heavy rain in Belgrade
# Breaking
From The42
# Breaking

Ireland's World Cup qualifier gets the green light despite heavy rain in Belgrade

Sep 5th 2016, 6:35 PM 32,436 Views 37 Comments

A pitch inspection took place at the Red Star Stadium this evening and the surface has been deemed playable.

Child (6) injured after man stabs Swiss train passengers and sets carriage on fire
# Switzerland
# Switzerland

Child (6) injured after man stabs Swiss train passengers and sets carriage on fire

Aug 13th 2016, 5:41 PM 22,462 Views 114 Comments

The train was travelling between Buchs and Sennwald in Switzerland.

10 headlines that could only happen in Louth
# The Wee County
From The Daily Edge
# The Wee County

10 headlines that could only happen in Louth

Apr 22nd 2016, 9:30 PM 7,894 Views 2 Comments

Only in Louth.

Third suspected Brussels attacker on the run after 'leaving biggest bomb' in airport
# El Bakraoui Brothers
# El Bakraoui Brothers

Third suspected Brussels attacker on the run after 'leaving biggest bomb' in airport

Mar 23rd 2016, 9:55 PM 67,532 Views 96 Comments

All three suicide bombers have now been identified.

Vautour in late switch from Cheltenham Gold Cup to Ryanair Chase
# Breaking
From The42
# Breaking

Vautour in late switch from Cheltenham Gold Cup to Ryanair Chase

Mar 15th 2016, 9:02 AM 3,895 Views 2 Comments

Owner Rich Ricci confirmed the news this morning.

Sunderland's Irish CEO resigns, admits to having known Adam Johnson kissed 15-year-old girl
# Breaking
From The42
# Breaking

Sunderland's Irish CEO resigns, admits to having known Adam Johnson kissed 15-year-old girl

Mar 8th 2016, 3:36 PM 26,062 Views 0 Comments

The Armagh-born administrator had been under the spotlight regarding how much she knew about the former player’s relationship with a minor.

Suspended Uefa chief Platini throws in the towel in Fifa presidential race
# On The Defence
From The42
# On The Defence

Suspended Uefa chief Platini throws in the towel in Fifa presidential race

Jan 7th 2016, 9:30 PM 12,549 Views 17 Comments

The Frenchman has confirmed he is to pull out from the election to become the new head of world football.

Man dies following shooting outside pub on Blackhorse Avenue in Dublin
# Cumiskey's Pub
# Cumiskey's Pub

Man dies following shooting outside pub on Blackhorse Avenue in Dublin

Dec 30th 2015, 10:40 PM 102,815 Views 99 Comments

A burnt out car was found near the scene.

'Stay away from headlands, piers and cliffs': All you need to know about Storm Desmond
# Red Alert
# Red Alert

'Stay away from headlands, piers and cliffs': All you need to know about Storm Desmond

Dec 4th 2015, 8:30 PM 153,932 Views 110 Comments

The ‘red alert’ weather warning kicked in at 6pm.

Family found safe and well after tiger kidnapping
# Breaking
# Breaking

Family found safe and well after tiger kidnapping

Dec 3rd 2015, 1:03 PM 99,547 Views 66 Comments

A ransom was handed over.

Man wearing Star Wars mask and brandishing sword kills teacher at Swedish school
# Trollhatten
# Trollhatten

Man wearing Star Wars mask and brandishing sword kills teacher at Swedish school

Oct 22nd 2015, 11:13 PM 33,150 Views 165 Comments

The sword-wielding attacker has been shot by police.

Stand-off at house in Meath comes to a close
# Meath
# Meath

Stand-off at house in Meath comes to a close

Oct 22nd 2015, 10:08 PM 43,458 Views 6 Comments

The incident has been unfolding in Co Meath since 5.30pm this evening.

After one year in jail, Oscar Pistorius will be released on Tuesday
# Breaking
# Breaking

After one year in jail, Oscar Pistorius will be released on Tuesday

Oct 15th 2015, 1:25 PM 10,147 Views 29 Comments

The paralympian, found guilty of culpable homicide over the death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, will be released later this month.

Man who helped stop terror attack on French train stabbed
# United States
# United States

Man who helped stop terror attack on French train stabbed

Oct 8th 2015, 5:49 PM 35,896 Views 26 Comments

Spencer Stone is in a “stable condition”.

Death toll rises in mass shooting at Oregon college
# Umpqua
# Umpqua

Death toll rises in mass shooting at Oregon college

Oct 1st 2015, 11:13 PM 96,023 Views 221 Comments

The suspected gunman is dead.

Swiss authorities open criminal proceedings against Fifa president Sepp Blatter
# Breaking
From The42
# Breaking

Swiss authorities open criminal proceedings against Fifa president Sepp Blatter

Sep 25th 2015, 3:34 PM 12,774 Views 35 Comments

Authorities have also revealed that Blatter’s office has been searched and data seized.

Death toll from Muslim pilgrimage tragedy reaches 717
# Huge Stampede
# Huge Stampede

Death toll from Muslim pilgrimage tragedy reaches 717

Sep 24th 2015, 10:57 PM 45,675 Views 216 Comments

The stampede broke out during the symbolic ‘stoning of the devil’ ritual. Hundreds more have been injured.

Six Irish students die after balcony collapses in Berkeley, California
# J1
# J1

Six Irish students die after balcony collapses in Berkeley, California

Jun 16th 2015, 1:08 PM 183,937 Views 92 Comments

As many as nine were seriously injured.

Man dies after being shot eight times in Blanchardstown double shooting
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Man dies after being shot eight times in Blanchardstown double shooting

Jun 12th 2015, 11:12 PM 66,891 Views 71 Comments

Another man was injured in the incident.

Twitter's embattled CEO is stepping down
# Dick Costolo
# Dick Costolo

Twitter's embattled CEO is stepping down

Jun 11th 2015, 9:24 PM 13,335 Views 16 Comments

Jack Dorsey will take over as the interim CEO.

Denis O'Brien has blocked the broadcast of an RTÉ news story about him
# High Court
# High Court

Denis O'Brien has blocked the broadcast of an RTÉ news story about him

May 21st 2015, 11:03 PM 44,865 Views 0 Comments

The businessman argued that the story contained details of his private finances.

GAA confirms there will be no Croke Park Classic next year
# Breaking
From The42
# Breaking

GAA confirms there will be no Croke Park Classic next year

Apr 23rd 2015, 5:29 PM 22,939 Views 46 Comments

The event is no longer viable according to the GAA bosses.

Toddler airlifted to hospital in Dublin after falling from first-floor of building
# Emergency
# Emergency

Toddler airlifted to hospital in Dublin after falling from first-floor of building

Apr 17th 2015, 11:46 AM 25,558 Views 14 Comments

The child was taken first to University Hospital Waterford – before a decision was made late last night to transfer him to Dublin.

Garda watchdog investigating death of man found in Tralee garage
# Kerry
# Kerry

Garda watchdog investigating death of man found in Tralee garage

Apr 3rd 2015, 11:31 PM 51,848 Views 21 Comments

The man has been named as 42-year-old Nigel Leigh.

One dead and five wounded in shooting attacks in US suburb
# Breaking
# Breaking

One dead and five wounded in shooting attacks in US suburb

Mar 18th 2015, 10:40 PM 25,964 Views 20 Comments

The suspect – a bald, white man in his 40s – is still at large.

It's a deal: Greece and Eurozone ministers agree on bailout extension
# Breaking
# Breaking

It's a deal: Greece and Eurozone ministers agree on bailout extension

Feb 20th 2015, 10:56 PM 24,235 Views 202 Comments

It is reportedly in the region of four months.

Fugitive prisoner stabbed himself in stomach as police approached
# Re-arrest
# Re-arrest

Fugitive prisoner stabbed himself in stomach as police approached

Feb 19th 2015, 4:35 PM 152,063 Views 181 Comments

He is suspected of carrying out two armed robberies while on the run from police.

Manhunt: Gardaí search for dangerous escaped prisoner Derek Brockwell after hospital attack
# Derek Brockwell
# Derek Brockwell

Manhunt: Gardaí search for dangerous escaped prisoner Derek Brockwell after hospital attack

Feb 17th 2015, 11:35 PM 137,993 Views 218 Comments

The man, a UK national, was serving a sentence for armed robbery.

Five-month-old baby boy killed in car crash
# Athlone Bypass
# Athlone Bypass

Five-month-old baby boy killed in car crash

Jan 18th 2015, 7:58 PM 52,029 Views 41 Comments

A three-year-old toddler was also injured in the single-vehicle crash.

Paris shooting that left one police officer dead declared terrorist act
# Malakoff
# Malakoff

Paris shooting that left one police officer dead declared terrorist act

Jan 8th 2015, 8:40 PM 64,144 Views 202 Comments

A number of mosques have also been attacked today.

Alan Pardew has officially been named as Crystal Palace's new manager
# Breaking
From The42
# Breaking

Alan Pardew has officially been named as Crystal Palace's new manager

Jan 2nd 2015, 9:29 PM 2,601 Views 2 Comments

The 53 year-old will be in the dugout for the London side’s FA Cup clash against Dover on Sunday.

Gunman dead, two other fatalities as police storm Sydney siege café
# Terror Siege
# Terror Siege

Gunman dead, two other fatalities as police storm Sydney siege café

Dec 15th 2014, 10:23 PM 143,156 Views 351 Comments

Seven hostages ran from the building — just seconds before police entered with stun grenades and live fire.

Boston-bound flight diverts back to Shannon due to "suspected technical problem"
# This Just In
# This Just In

Boston-bound flight diverts back to Shannon due to "suspected technical problem"

Nov 21st 2014, 9:20 PM 20,070 Views 16 Comments

The plane was out over the Atlantic when a decision was made turn it around.

GONE: John McNulty has withdrawn from the Seanad by-election
# He's Out
# He's Out

GONE: John McNulty has withdrawn from the Seanad by-election

Sep 30th 2014, 10:15 PM 16,436 Views 67 Comments

The Fine Gael nominee for the upper house has said contesting the election would distract from the “critical work of government”.