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# breaking - Sunday 3 August, 2014

At least 367 dead in southwest China earthquake
# Breaking
# Breaking

At least 367 dead in southwest China earthquake

Aug 3rd 2014, 1:51 PM 5,765 Views 6 Comments

The quake measured 6.1 on the Richter Scale.

# breaking - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Council offers matinees for Garth Brooks gigs, but Aiken says it "will not be feasible"
# Breaking
# Breaking

Council offers matinees for Garth Brooks gigs, but Aiken says it "will not be feasible"

Jul 10th 2014, 9:04 PM 112,451 Views 371 Comments

Dublin City Council is now offering a licence for these shows, although the singer has said the option is ‘unfair’ on fans.

# breaking - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

All FIVE Garth Brooks concerts have been cancelled
# AIKEN BREAKIN' HEARTS
# AIKEN BREAKIN' HEARTS

All FIVE Garth Brooks concerts have been cancelled

Jul 8th 2014, 10:55 PM 163,147 Views 688 Comments

It was also revealed today that Dublin City Council suggested that four gigs could go ahead under a license review.

# breaking - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

BBC News app goes bananas, sends out nonsense Game of Thrones update
# Breaking
From The Daily Edge
# Breaking

BBC News app goes bananas, sends out nonsense Game of Thrones update

Jun 25th 2014, 11:23 AM 12,654 Views 9 Comments

They want more nudity, apparently.

# breaking - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

This is an actual news headline that was published today
# Breaking
From The Daily Edge
# Breaking

This is an actual news headline that was published today

Jun 4th 2014, 5:17 PM 3,673 Views 4 Comments

Shocking revelations.

# breaking - Friday 18 April, 2014

Mexico City hit by magnitude 7.5 earthquake
# Powerful
# Powerful

Mexico City hit by magnitude 7.5 earthquake

Apr 18th 2014, 4:25 PM 10,925 Views 5 Comments

The quake’s epicenter was 19 miles northwest of Tecpan.

# breaking - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Pussy Riot members say they have been arrested in Sochi
# Breaking
# Breaking

Pussy Riot members say they have been arrested in Sochi

Feb 18th 2014, 10:16 AM 14,890 Views 87 Comments

The two band members were released from prison last year.

# breaking - Thursday 30 January, 2014

33 things that will definitely happen during Transfer Deadline Day tomorrow
# Anticipation
From The42
# Anticipation

33 things that will definitely happen during Transfer Deadline Day tomorrow

Jan 30th 2014, 9:30 PM 25,204 Views 31 Comments

We take you through what to expect, as the footballing equivalent of Christmas approaches.

# breaking - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

Prospective new Cardiff manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is at the Emirates today
# Breaking
From The42
# Breaking

Prospective new Cardiff manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is at the Emirates today

Jan 1st 2014, 2:30 PM 2,661 Views 11 Comments

The ex-Manchester United star has been heavily linked with the vacant post.

# breaking - Saturday 30 November, 2013

Police helicopter crashes into pub in Glasgow
# Crash
# Crash

Police helicopter crashes into pub in Glasgow

Nov 30th 2013, 12:59 AM 52,196 Views 65 Comments

Police Scotland have confirmed that Eurocopter EC135 T2 with a crew of three consisting of two police officers and a civilian pilot were on board the helicopter.

# breaking - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Pics: ‘Unfounded threat’ forces flight from Shannon to land in Philadelphia
# US Airways
# US Airways

Pics: ‘Unfounded threat’ forces flight from Shannon to land in Philadelphia

Aug 7th 2013, 8:20 PM 37,642 Views 86 Comments

The threat has transpired to be unfounded with all 171 passengers and 8 crew as well as the Boeing 757 aircraft itself cleared following a screening by authorities.

# breaking - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Pat Kenny is leaving RTÉ to join Newstalk
# Moving
# Moving

Pat Kenny is leaving RTÉ to join Newstalk

Jul 31st 2013, 2:20 PM 28,870 Views 159 Comments

The veteran broadcaster will present a mid-morning show on Newstalk from September, it has been confirmed.

# breaking - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

President Higgins to convene Council of State over abortion bill
# Article 26
# Article 26

President Higgins to convene Council of State over abortion bill

Jul 24th 2013, 9:05 PM 13,849 Views 242 Comments

Áras an Uachtaráin has said that a meeting will be held next Monday where members of the Council and the President will consider the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill 2013.

# breaking - Saturday 15 June, 2013

PAC chairman hoping to replace Cmmdr Hadfield, bring wife and son: The week's news skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

PAC chairman hoping to replace Cmmdr Hadfield, bring wife and son: The week's news skewed

Jun 15th 2013, 10:00 AM 5,889 Views 1 Comment

Breaking via The Mire wire: Ireland wants to be ruled by the head of Gerry Adams and the clothed body of Rihanna.

# breaking - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Fine Gael TD Tom Hayes is the new junior agriculture minister
# Appointment
# Appointment

Fine Gael TD Tom Hayes is the new junior agriculture minister

Jun 5th 2013, 11:28 AM 5,327 Views 41 Comments

Hayes succeeds Shane McEntee who died last December.

# breaking - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

Bomb squad called after suspicious device found in central Dublin
# Breaking
# Breaking

Bomb squad called after suspicious device found in central Dublin

May 21st 2013, 1:09 PM 14,453 Views 35 Comments

Gardaí and an army explosives ordinance disposal team are at the scene at North Strand Road.

# breaking - Sunday 28 April, 2013

Update: Shooting outside premier's office in Italy
# Breaking
# Breaking

Update: Shooting outside premier's office in Italy

Apr 28th 2013, 10:52 AM 6,410 Views 108 Comments

One man was arrested and two police officers injured in the incident.

# breaking - Friday 22 March, 2013

Three dead in US marine base shooting
# Breaking
# Breaking

Three dead in US marine base shooting

Mar 22nd 2013, 8:34 AM 8,223 Views 5 Comments

The shooting happened in Virginia at about 11pm yesterday.

# breaking - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

VIDEO: News anchor reads own marriage proposal... on her autocue
# Breaking
From The Daily Edge
# Breaking

VIDEO: News anchor reads own marriage proposal... on her autocue

Mar 19th 2013, 7:30 PM 26,186 Views 39 Comments

“We have some breaking news…”

# breaking - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Updated: NFL player involved in double shooting named
# NFL
From The42
# NFL

Updated: NFL player involved in double shooting named

Dec 1st 2012, 6:30 PM 3,142 Views 2 Comments

Kansas City Chiefs player shoots girlfriend before turning the gun on himself on Saturday morning.

# breaking - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Róisín Shortall resigns as Primary Care Minister
# Resignation
# Resignation

Róisín Shortall resigns as Primary Care Minister

Sep 26th 2012, 7:01 PM 19,708 Views 177 Comments

The Labour Party TD’s decision follows a much-publicised dispute with the Health Minister James Reilly. She has also resigned the Labour Party whip.

# breaking - Monday 17 September, 2012

Irish Daily Star editor suspended over topless Kate pictures
# Suspended
# Suspended

Irish Daily Star editor suspended over topless Kate pictures

Sep 17th 2012, 7:40 PM 22,751 Views 127 Comments

The publisher of the paper said it is to carry out a full investigation into the circumstances which led to the publication of topless pictures of Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, at the weekend.

# breaking - Monday 3 September, 2012

Gluten-free product allowance cut for coeliacs
# Breaking
# Breaking

Gluten-free product allowance cut for coeliacs

Sep 3rd 2012, 9:20 PM 22,173 Views 112 Comments

Irish Pharmacy Union says HSE introduced cut with immediate effect – and no warning.

Man shot dead in Dublin
# Shooting
# Shooting

Man shot dead in Dublin

Sep 3rd 2012, 4:51 PM 27,327 Views 61 Comments

The shooting happened in Clongriffin in Dublin earlier today.

# breaking - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Clare Daly resigns from the Socialist Party
# Resignation
# Resignation

Clare Daly resigns from the Socialist Party

Sep 1st 2012, 12:20 PM 16,160 Views 211 Comments

The Dublin North TD tendered her resignation yesterday according to the party which said that she valued her political relationship with Mick Wallace more than her work with the party.

# breaking - Friday 24 August, 2012

Breivik says he won't appeal 21-year jail term over killings
# Norway
# Norway

Breivik says he won't appeal 21-year jail term over killings

Aug 24th 2012, 5:28 PM 5,905 Views 25 Comments

The man behind the Oslo and Utoya Island attacks says he rejects the court’s legitimacy and therefore can’t appeal.

Anders Behring Breivik found to be sane, sentenced to 21 years
# Breivik
# Breivik

Anders Behring Breivik found to be sane, sentenced to 21 years

Aug 24th 2012, 9:04 AM 10,235 Views 86 Comments

The verdict was delivered at a court in Norway this morning.

# breaking - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Israeli embassy security incident in Dublin confirmed as false alarm
# Dublin
# Dublin

Israeli embassy security incident in Dublin confirmed as false alarm

Aug 21st 2012, 11:58 AM 6,131 Views 65 Comments

A suspicious package was discovered at the premises earlier today, prompting an evacuation.

# breaking - Sunday 5 August, 2012

7 people dead in shooting at Sikh temple in Wisconsin
# Shooting
# Shooting

7 people dead in shooting at Sikh temple in Wisconsin

Aug 5th 2012, 6:59 PM 10,694 Views 61 Comments

The suspected gunman is among the dead at the mass shooting at the temple.

# breaking - Thursday 2 August, 2012

Pictures: Bus collision causes disruption on Luas Red Line
# Breaking
# Breaking

Pictures: Bus collision causes disruption on Luas Red Line

Aug 2nd 2012, 11:30 AM 11,979 Views 11 Comments

Services on the Luas Red Line have since returned to normal.

# breaking - Saturday 21 July, 2012

South Africa: 16 dead in school bus crash
# Breaking
# Breaking

South Africa: 16 dead in school bus crash

Jul 21st 2012, 12:46 PM 2,822 Views 1 Comment

Another 31 have been injured, according to initial reports.

# breaking - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Centra apologises and withdraws 'Children's Allowance Day' beer offer
# Centra
# Centra

Centra apologises and withdraws 'Children's Allowance Day' beer offer

Jul 3rd 2012, 12:51 PM 13,733 Views 62 Comments

The company said it was withdrawing the leaflet from four shops which were distributing it, encouraging customers to use their Children’s Allowance payment to buy beer and other products.

# breaking - Friday 22 June, 2012

Sinn Féin's Martin McGuinness to meet Queen Elizabeth
# Peace Process
# Peace Process

Sinn Féin's Martin McGuinness to meet Queen Elizabeth

Jun 22nd 2012, 3:37 PM 3,509 Views 48 Comments

McGuinness is to meet Queen Elizabeth II and shake hands with the monarch in a historic first in the North’s peace process next week.

# breaking - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Diversions lifted on N11 after earlier incident on bridge
# Breaking
# Breaking

Diversions lifted on N11 after earlier incident on bridge

May 30th 2012, 1:40 PM 10,259 Views 10 Comments

Gardai diverted traffic from N11 to M50 to keep road clear after a man’s behaviour on the bridge caused concern.

# breaking - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

GV Wright and Don Lydon resign from Fianna Fáil
# Mahon
# Mahon

GV Wright and Don Lydon resign from Fianna Fáil

Mar 27th 2012, 3:44 PM 3,529 Views 28 Comments

The resignations had been expected and are the fourth and fifth since the final report of the Mahon Tribunal. Only ex-councillor Finbarr Hanrahan now faces a motion of expulsion at Friday’s Ard Comhairle.

# breaking - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Éamon Ó Cuív resigns as Fianna Fáil deputy leader
# Resigned
# Resigned

Éamon Ó Cuív resigns as Fianna Fáil deputy leader

Feb 29th 2012, 5:14 PM 8,827 Views 121 Comments

The former minister said to continue in his role as deputy leader and communications spokesperson while he did not support the fiscal compact treaty ratification “would be incompatible for me.”

# breaking - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Government confirms referendum on EU fiscal compact treaty
# Referendum
# Referendum

Government confirms referendum on EU fiscal compact treaty

Feb 28th 2012, 3:15 PM 4,560 Views 94 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny confirmed in the Dáil today that there will be a referendum held to ratify the EU treaty.

# breaking - Monday 13 February, 2012

Sacked in the morning: Mick McCarthy fired by Wolves
# You're Fired
From The42
# You're Fired

Sacked in the morning: Mick McCarthy fired by Wolves

Feb 13th 2012, 11:03 AM 8,810 Views 25 Comments

Wolves have terminated manager Mick McCarthy’s contract with immediate effect.

# breaking - Thursday 12 January, 2012

Ulster Bank to cut 600 jobs in the Republic
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank to cut 600 jobs in the Republic

Jan 12th 2012, 10:05 AM 2,644 Views 13 Comments

The bank will shed 950 jobs in its Irish operation – North and South of the border.

# breaking - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Conrad Murray sentenced to four years imprisonment over Michael Jackson death
# Jackson Trial
# Jackson Trial

Conrad Murray sentenced to four years imprisonment over Michael Jackson death

Nov 29th 2011, 7:10 PM 2,928 Views 15 Comments

In sentencing Judge Michael Pastor repeatedly chastised Murray for what he called a “horrific violation of trust” while caring for Jackson.