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#Breaking

# 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 2,656 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 2,943 Views 15 Comments

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

# breaking - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Senior management at RTÉ to step aside during Fr Reynolds inquiries
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

Senior management at RTÉ to step aside during Fr Reynolds inquiries

Nov 23rd 2011, 6:05 PM 3,125 Views 27 Comments

The producer and reporter on the programme which libelled Fr Kevin Reynolds will also step aside.

# breaking - Saturday 29 October, 2011

Cusack named Cork hurling captain
# Breaking
From The42
# Breaking

Cusack named Cork hurling captain

Oct 29th 2011, 4:57 PM 367 Views 0 Comments

Cork manager Jimmy Barry Murphy has named veteran goalkeeper Donal Óg Cusack as Shane O’Neill’s successor to the captaincy.

# breaking - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

Fianna Fáil not supporting any presidential candidate
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Fianna Fáil not supporting any presidential candidate

Sep 20th 2011, 12:45 PM 2,080 Views 92 Comments

The move puts the presidential hopes of Dana and David Norris in some doubt.

# breaking - Friday 22 July, 2011

Death toll in Norway rises to 91
# Norway
# Norway

Death toll in Norway rises to 91

Jul 22nd 2011, 8:50 PM 13,855 Views 53 Comments

Eighty-four people have been shot dead on the Norwegian island of Utoya. Police say the Oslo blast and the shootings are connected.

WATCH: First videos of explosion aftermath in Oslo
# Oslo
# Oslo

WATCH: First videos of explosion aftermath in Oslo

Jul 22nd 2011, 3:30 PM 2,632 Views 4 Comments

The extent of the devastation is as yet unclear.

# breaking - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

WATCH: Rupert Murdoch pied by protester whilst giving evidence to MPs
# Hacking
# Hacking

WATCH: Rupert Murdoch pied by protester whilst giving evidence to MPs

Jul 19th 2011, 4:57 PM 7,396 Views 30 Comments

Murdoch has been giving evidence in the phone hacking scandal.

# breaking - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Brooks to be questioned by parliament over hacking
# Hacking
# Hacking

Brooks to be questioned by parliament over hacking

Jul 14th 2011, 11:57 AM 190 Views 1 Comment

But what will Rupert and James Murdoch do?

# breaking - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

News Corp withdraws bid for BSkyB
# Hacking
# Hacking

News Corp withdraws bid for BSkyB

Jul 13th 2011, 2:45 PM 658 Views 4 Comments

It follows the controversy surrounding the allegations that newspapers owned by its proprietor Ruper Murdoch were involved in phone-hacking.

# breaking - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

Healy-Rae will pay back money from Dáil calls
# Healy-Rae
# Healy-Rae

Healy-Rae will pay back money from Dáil calls

Jun 29th 2011, 1:50 PM 2,893 Views 72 Comments

He continues to deny any wrongdoing and said he would pay the money back as a gesture.

# breaking - Sunday 26 June, 2011

David Cameron’s constituency chairman found dead at Glastonbury
# Glastonbury
# Glastonbury

David Cameron’s constituency chairman found dead at Glastonbury

Jun 26th 2011, 2:45 PM 3,719 Views 9 Comments

The UK prime minister said he was “devastated” by Christopher Shale’s death in the backstage area at the music festival.

Six mountaineers found dead in French Alps
# Breaking
# Breaking

Six mountaineers found dead in French Alps

Jun 26th 2011, 11:14 AM 353 Views 2 Comments

# breaking - Friday 10 June, 2011

Former Finance Minister Brian Lenihan has died
# Brian Lenihan
# Brian Lenihan

Former Finance Minister Brian Lenihan has died

Jun 10th 2011, 10:31 AM 23,665 Views 81 Comments

The former Minister for Finance died in the early hours of this morning.

# breaking - Monday 6 June, 2011

Pilots at Aer Lingus call off industrial action following LRC talks
# Breaking
# Breaking

Pilots at Aer Lingus call off industrial action following LRC talks

Jun 6th 2011, 10:40 AM 30 Views 0 Comments

# breaking - Friday 3 June, 2011

Yemen president Ali Abdullah Saleh injured in attack on compound
# Yemen
# Yemen

Yemen president Ali Abdullah Saleh injured in attack on compound

Jun 3rd 2011, 1:45 PM 318 Views 1 Comment

Earlier reports claimed that the president had been killed in a shell attack on his compound.

# breaking - Saturday 21 May, 2011

Six dead after suicide bomber strikes tent filled with medical students in Afghanistan
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Six dead after suicide bomber strikes tent filled with medical students in Afghanistan

May 21st 2011, 11:50 AM 226 Views 0 Comments

The Taliban said it was targeting foreign trainers and Afghan doctors who work with them.

# breaking - Thursday 28 April, 2011

At least 14 dead after explosion hits tourist spot in Moroccan city of Marrakesh
# Morocco
# Morocco

At least 14 dead after explosion hits tourist spot in Moroccan city of Marrakesh

Apr 28th 2011, 4:00 PM 2,191 Views 0 Comments

The blast appears to have been caused by gas canisters in a café but Department of Foreign Affairs says no reports of any Irish people injured.

HSE board to resign as Reilly announces major changes
# HSE
# HSE

HSE board to resign as Reilly announces major changes

Apr 28th 2011, 1:30 PM 2,192 Views 13 Comments

The news comes as it was reported earlier that the minister for health would ask the board to resign at a meeting today.

# breaking - Thursday 7 April, 2011

Magnitude 7.4 earthquake strikes off Japanese coast
# Breaking
# Breaking

Magnitude 7.4 earthquake strikes off Japanese coast

Apr 7th 2011, 3:50 PM 883 Views 0 Comments

# breaking - Friday 11 March, 2011

Breaking: Death toll in Japanese earthquake disaster stands at 60
# Japan
# Japan

Breaking: Death toll in Japanese earthquake disaster stands at 60

Mar 11th 2011, 12:40 PM 380 Views 0 Comments

Death toll rises to 26 in Japan earthquake disaster
# Japan
# Japan

Death toll rises to 26 in Japan earthquake disaster

Mar 11th 2011, 10:13 AM 659 Views 0 Comments

Ten metre high tsunami hits Japan after magnitude 8.9 earthquake
# Tsunami
# Tsunami

Ten metre high tsunami hits Japan after magnitude 8.9 earthquake

Mar 11th 2011, 7:05 AM 349 Views 0 Comments

# breaking - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Police play down incident at Heathrow airport
# Heathrow Airport
# Heathrow Airport

Police play down incident at Heathrow airport

Mar 10th 2011, 3:15 PM 3,283 Views 0 Comments

The police have played down an earlier incident where it was reported that a man was threatening to blow himself up at the London airport.

# breaking - Friday 4 March, 2011

Labour say no guarantee talks will conclude today as FG say a number of issues remain
# Coalition
# Coalition

Labour say no guarantee talks will conclude today as FG say a number of issues remain

Mar 4th 2011, 4:05 PM 825 Views 0 Comments

Reports of a deal being close appear premature with Fine Gael also saying there are still a number of issues to be resolved.

# breaking - Thursday 3 March, 2011

At least 15 cars crash in heavy fog on M7 Dublin/Limerick road
# Breaking
# Breaking

At least 15 cars crash in heavy fog on M7 Dublin/Limerick road

Mar 3rd 2011, 9:18 AM 482 Views 0 Comments

# breaking - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

Hazel Stewart found guilty of murdering husband and former lover's wife
# Hazel Stewart
# Hazel Stewart

Hazel Stewart found guilty of murdering husband and former lover's wife

Mar 2nd 2011, 2:48 PM 1,768 Views 0 Comments

The 47-year-old has been found guilty on both counts of murder at a court in Coleraine today.

# breaking - Saturday 26 February, 2011

The results of four more counts are in - Cavan Monaghan and Dun Laoghaire
# GE11
# GE11

The results of four more counts are in - Cavan Monaghan and Dun Laoghaire

Feb 26th 2011, 9:01 PM 1,326 Views 0 Comments

Leo Varakar elected in Dublin West
# GE11
# GE11

Leo Varakar elected in Dublin West

Feb 26th 2011, 3:55 PM 327 Views 0 Comments

# breaking - Friday 25 February, 2011

Old wartime shell found near Wexford polling station made safe
# Wexford
# Wexford

Old wartime shell found near Wexford polling station made safe

Feb 25th 2011, 2:10 PM 1,386 Views 0 Comments

The Irish Defence Forces bomb disposal team have now removed the shell from the area.

# breaking - Wednesday 23 February, 2011

'Serious concerns' for two more Irish people in New Zealand earthquake.
# Breaking
# Breaking

'Serious concerns' for two more Irish people in New Zealand earthquake.

Feb 23rd 2011, 8:58 AM 623 Views 0 Comments

Details emerge of two Irish people confirmed dead in New Zealand earthquake
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Details emerge of two Irish people confirmed dead in New Zealand earthquake

Feb 23rd 2011, 7:38 AM 3,968 Views 0 Comments

Details of the two deceased begin to emerge with ‘serious concerns’ over two more Irish people missing and ten more still unaccounted for.

# breaking - Thursday 10 February, 2011

President and Taoiseach express deep shock and sadness at Cork air crash
# Cork Crash
# Cork Crash

President and Taoiseach express deep shock and sadness at Cork air crash

Feb 10th 2011, 1:33 PM 1,643 Views 0 Comments

Political parties cancel events: Fianna Fáil postpones its fiscal policy launch, though Fine Gael’s proceeds; Labour leaders Eamon Gilmore offers sympathies.

Six confirmed dead after plane flips over on landing in Cork
# Cork Crash
# Cork Crash

Six confirmed dead after plane flips over on landing in Cork

Feb 10th 2011, 11:55 AM 12,752 Views 10 Comments

A Manx2 plane en route from Belfast crashed and burst into flames at the edge of the runway on its third attempt to land. Six people have died and six are being treated in hospital for injuries, but none are critical.

In Photos: The Cork plane crash tragedy
# Cork Crash
# Cork Crash

In Photos: The Cork plane crash tragedy

Feb 10th 2011, 11:48 AM 8,192 Views 0 Comments

Both professional and amateur photographers capture the scene at Cork airport.

Fog so bad at Cork airport that plane crash could not be seen from terminal building
# Cork Crash
# Cork Crash

Fog so bad at Cork airport that plane crash could not be seen from terminal building

Feb 10th 2011, 11:18 AM 5,094 Views 0 Comments

Eyewitnesses say plane sounded like it was in trouble over Blarney and was seen making several attempts to land in heavy fog.

Incident involving a light aircraft at Cork airport
# Breaking
# Breaking

Incident involving a light aircraft at Cork airport

Feb 10th 2011, 10:23 AM 462 Views 0 Comments

# breaking - Saturday 1 January, 2011

Ten people die in New Year crush in a South African bar
# Breaking
# Breaking

Ten people die in New Year crush in a South African bar

Jan 1st 2011, 12:55 PM 391 Views 0 Comments

# breaking - Tuesday 21 December, 2010

Dublin Airport closed until 17.00
# Travel Alert
# Travel Alert

Dublin Airport closed until 17.00

Dec 21st 2010, 12:34 PM 229 Views 0 Comments