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# danger - Tuesday 13 September, 2022

Elderly Australian man killed by kangaroo he may have kept as a pet
# Wildlife
# Wildlife

Elderly Australian man killed by kangaroo he may have kept as a pet

Sep 13th 2022, 11:06 AM 20,893 Views 6 Comments

This is the first fatal kangaroo attack since a man died trying to save his dogs from a kangaroo in 1936.

# danger - Wednesday 17 August, 2022

Dunnes Stores issues recall of children's pyjamas due to safety risk
# Suffocation
# Suffocation

Dunnes Stores issues recall of children's pyjamas due to safety risk

Aug 17th 2022, 3:55 PM 28,385 Views 6 Comments

These products pose a risk of cuts and suffocation.

# danger - Monday 27 June, 2022

Health products regulator warns against unauthorised 'self-tanning' substance
# Danger
# Danger

Health products regulator warns against unauthorised 'self-tanning' substance

Jun 27th 2022, 2:25 PM 14,427 Views 2 Comments

The HPRA said that social media has had a huge role at popularising the product.

# danger - Wednesday 2 March, 2022

Fitbit recalls one million Ionic watches after burn injuries
# Google
# Google

Fitbit recalls one million Ionic watches after burn injuries

Mar 2nd 2022, 8:56 PM 35,362 Views 12 Comments

Fitbit received 115 reports of the battery overheating in the US, with 78 reports of burn injuries.

# danger - Monday 20 December, 2021

'He could have been blinded' - Father of young fan warns of pyrotechnic dangers
# Danger
From The42
# Danger

'He could have been blinded' - Father of young fan warns of pyrotechnic dangers

Dec 20th 2021, 4:08 PM 5,169 Views 0 Comments

Paramedics at Oakwell treated the seven-year-old for his injuries.

# danger - Monday 7 June, 2021

‘Does he want to kill us?’ – Mick Schumacher's anger at team-mate
# Danger
From The42
# Danger

‘Does he want to kill us?’ – Mick Schumacher's anger at team-mate

Jun 7th 2021, 1:00 PM 13,727 Views 4 Comments

Nikita Mazepin is under fire for his performance in Baku.

# danger - Monday 25 January, 2021

Man charged after dangerous driving incident in Donegal
# Donegal
# Donegal

Man charged after dangerous driving incident in Donegal

Jan 25th 2021, 7:13 AM 25,119 Views 0 Comments

The man had fled from gardaí after they tried to pull him over.

# danger - Monday 11 January, 2021

'All of us have families who worry about us' - Real Madrid unhappy after snow chaos
# Danger
From The42
# Danger

'All of us have families who worry about us' - Real Madrid unhappy after snow chaos

Jan 11th 2021, 4:31 PM 8,341 Views 1 Comment

The dreadful weather conditions meant travel links were disrupted and they were unable to return to the capital either after the game or on Sunday.

# danger - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Irish sprinter Brian Gregan on how his Olympic dream became an unhealthy obsession
# Danger
From The42
# Danger

Irish sprinter Brian Gregan on how his Olympic dream became an unhealthy obsession

Aug 25th 2020, 6:30 AM 6,078 Views 2 Comments

The experienced 400m sprinter missed out narrowly on reaching the 2012 and 2016 Games.

# danger - Monday 15 June, 2020

Met Éireann issues yellow or orange weather warnings to 25 counties as thunderstorms expected
# Warnings
# Warnings

Met Éireann issues yellow or orange weather warnings to 25 counties as thunderstorms expected

Jun 15th 2020, 1:12 PM 50,992 Views 24 Comments

The warnings have been issued to 25 counties

# danger - Monday 2 March, 2020

Latest horror injury at the breakdown a timely reminder for World Rugby
# Focus Area
From The42
# Focus Area

Latest horror injury at the breakdown a timely reminder for World Rugby

Mar 2nd 2020, 7:00 PM 19,625 Views 10 Comments

The Highlanders’ James Lentjes suffered a nasty ankle fracture and dislocation last weekend.

# danger - Friday 31 January, 2020

'It may become uncontrollable': State of emergency in Canberra as bushfires close in
# Australia
# Australia

'It may become uncontrollable': State of emergency in Canberra as bushfires close in

Jan 31st 2020, 8:39 AM 23,274 Views 30 Comments

Authorities also warned of so-called ember attacks, where winds blow glowing ash ahead of the fire front.

# danger - Friday 17 January, 2020

Emergency meeting at Saracens as threat of relegation looms large
# Troubles
From The42
# Troubles

Emergency meeting at Saracens as threat of relegation looms large

Jan 17th 2020, 5:11 PM 14,194 Views 39 Comments

Patience appears to have run out among their rival clubs in England.

# danger - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Feared potential Katie Taylor foe could instead face Kellie Harrington at Tokyo Olympics
# Big Move Back
From The42
# Big Move Back

Feared potential Katie Taylor foe could instead face Kellie Harrington at Tokyo Olympics

Apr 10th 2019, 2:49 PM 5,590 Views 1 Comment

IBF World super-featherweight champion Maiva Hamadouche has stated her intention to compete at Tokyo 2020.

# danger - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Spying, Connect 4, Vunipolas and kicks - Ireland and England prep for a rugby war
# Showdown
From The42
# Showdown

Spying, Connect 4, Vunipolas and kicks - Ireland and England prep for a rugby war

Jan 24th 2019, 8:00 AM 18,107 Views 15 Comments

Ireland are keen to avoid looking towards the World Cup before a big game in Dublin on 2 February.

# danger - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

'A matter of urgency': Minister promises to take action on dangerous quad bike and scrambler use
# Danger
# Danger

'A matter of urgency': Minister promises to take action on dangerous quad bike and scrambler use

Oct 17th 2018, 6:00 PM 12,443 Views 38 Comments

Sinn Fein want to give gardaí the power to seize and detain quad bikes and scrambler motorcycles when being used unlawfully.

# danger - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Woman injured after being struck by wayward shot at Alfred Dunhill Links
# Danger
From The42
# Danger

Woman injured after being struck by wayward shot at Alfred Dunhill Links

Oct 4th 2018, 3:05 PM 10,283 Views 3 Comments

Tyrrell Hatton was visibly distressed as paramedics treated the spectator.

# danger - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

'They're not normal lakes or rivers': ESB warns people against swimming in reservoirs
# Danger
# Danger

'They're not normal lakes or rivers': ESB warns people against swimming in reservoirs

May 29th 2018, 2:56 PM 32,790 Views 23 Comments

They said unusual flows of water and uneven ground can lead to dangers for swimmers.

# danger - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Forensic scientists identified 27 new recreational drugs in Ireland last year
# Warning
# Warning

Forensic scientists identified 27 new recreational drugs in Ireland last year

May 17th 2017, 8:00 PM 10,028 Views 25 Comments

Scientists have said some of the new synthetic drugs are 100 times more toxic than regular substances

# danger - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Lecturer charged with the criminal damage of US navy aircraft at Shannon
# Ennis District Court
# Ennis District Court

Lecturer charged with the criminal damage of US navy aircraft at Shannon

Apr 26th 2017, 5:49 PM 18,921 Views 0 Comments

A second man was also accused of causing damage to the aircraft.

# danger - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Sleet, snow and heavy rain: Status yellow weather warning for ten counties
# Extreme Weather
# Extreme Weather

Sleet, snow and heavy rain: Status yellow weather warning for ten counties

Mar 4th 2017, 9:31 AM 28,011 Views 12 Comments

Conditions will ease as the day goes on but drivers are being warned that surface water may be an issue on the roads.

# danger - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Warning of 'extreme risk' to citizens as the battle for Mosul rages on
# Warning
# Warning

Warning of 'extreme risk' to citizens as the battle for Mosul rages on

Jan 24th 2017, 8:51 AM 9,353 Views 10 Comments

The UN has warned about the risk to citizens in the battle-torn city.

# danger - Friday 23 December, 2016

Professional man flees country in fear of Kinahan gang
# All Out War
# All Out War

Professional man flees country in fear of Kinahan gang

Dec 23rd 2016, 6:10 AM 62,485 Views 23 Comments

The man was told by gardai he was a target – and then reported being shot at near his home.

# danger - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Garda couple told to quit gym over threat to their safety
# Warning
# Warning

Garda couple told to quit gym over threat to their safety

Dec 22nd 2016, 6:15 AM 69,968 Views 65 Comments

The married couple were warned that they may be targeted at their own home.

# danger - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Firefighters warn of the dangers of leaving candles unattended
# Dublin
# Dublin

Firefighters warn of the dangers of leaving candles unattended

Oct 20th 2016, 10:24 PM 17,277 Views 13 Comments

“Candles can get the heart racing, sometimes for the wrong reason … “

# danger - Sunday 14 August, 2016

War tourism in Afghanistan: Once-in-a-lifetime adventure or needless risk?
# War Zone
# War Zone

War tourism in Afghanistan: Once-in-a-lifetime adventure or needless risk?

Aug 14th 2016, 9:45 AM 12,440 Views 15 Comments

Over 20,000 people visited the Afghan city of Kabul last year.

# danger - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Bullets suspected in Olympic bus attack
# Danger
From The42
# Danger

Bullets suspected in Olympic bus attack

Aug 10th 2016, 2:02 AM 3,830 Views 0 Comments

A Belarus journalist suffered a cut hand in the incident, near Rio de Janeiro’s notorious City of God favela.

# danger - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Dublin bike ends up under taxi in city centre collision
# Lucky Escape
# Lucky Escape

Dublin bike ends up under taxi in city centre collision

Aug 7th 2016, 12:31 PM 39,154 Views 91 Comments

The cyclist was thrown clear from the collision but still received injuries to their leg.

# danger - Saturday 6 August, 2016

'Pigs with human brains': Controversial research could be funded in US
# Morality
# Morality

'Pigs with human brains': Controversial research could be funded in US

Aug 6th 2016, 12:30 PM 13,241 Views 68 Comments

A moratorium had been placed on this type of treatment a year ago and it has recently been lifted.

# danger - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Nine children wounded after inflatable slide breaks free in the UK
# Breaking Free
# Breaking Free

Nine children wounded after inflatable slide breaks free in the UK

Aug 3rd 2016, 6:13 PM 16,557 Views 30 Comments

None of the children’s injuries have been described as serious.

# danger - Sunday 31 July, 2016

Who are the people riding Dublin's rickshaws?
# Sitting Up Front
# Sitting Up Front

Who are the people riding Dublin's rickshaws?

Jul 31st 2016, 8:00 PM 48,501 Views 83 Comments

The pedal-powered cabs have faced calls for increased regulation.

# danger - Friday 29 July, 2016

Group rescued from rough seas in the UK after paddling out in search of Pokémon
# Sussex
# Sussex

Group rescued from rough seas in the UK after paddling out in search of Pokémon

Jul 29th 2016, 2:26 PM 16,847 Views 42 Comments

“Catching a pocket fictional creature is not worth losing your life over.”

# danger - Sunday 26 June, 2016

'There was peer-pressure involved': Father of drowned son speaks out on his loss
# Water Safety
# Water Safety

'There was peer-pressure involved': Father of drowned son speaks out on his loss

Jun 26th 2016, 7:15 AM 32,748 Views 4 Comments

Irish Water Safety are calling on the public to take greater care when swimming.

# danger - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Ikea recalls stair gate after a number of children suffer falls
# Danger
# Danger

Ikea recalls stair gate after a number of children suffer falls

Jun 25th 2016, 9:41 AM 12,979 Views 16 Comments

The company said the locking mechanism is not reliable and poses a risk to small children.

# danger - Saturday 16 April, 2016

The Pope has taken in three refugee families
# Greek Visit
# Greek Visit

The Pope has taken in three refugee families

Apr 16th 2016, 7:59 PM 39,288 Views 351 Comments

“The pope has desired to make a gesture of welcome regarding refugees,” the Vatican said.

Irish Rail drivers received no support as families question them at suicide inquests
# Trauma
# Trauma

Irish Rail drivers received no support as families question them at suicide inquests

Apr 16th 2016, 11:00 AM 25,669 Views 46 Comments

That’s according to a report carried out by the Railway Accident Investigation Unit.

# danger - Monday 11 April, 2016

Armed robbery at children's play centre leaves staff member injured
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Armed robbery at children's play centre leaves staff member injured

Apr 11th 2016, 7:44 AM 17,897 Views 15 Comments

The incident happened in south Dublin at around 6pm yesterday evening.

# danger - Sunday 10 April, 2016

Prank caller tricks worker into smashing Burger King window to let gas out
# Telling A Whopper
# Telling A Whopper

Prank caller tricks worker into smashing Burger King window to let gas out

Apr 10th 2016, 9:44 AM 26,526 Views 39 Comments

The person claimed to be from the local fire department.

# danger - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Customers waiting since November for fire-risk tumble dryers to be fixed
# Danger
# Danger

Customers waiting since November for fire-risk tumble dryers to be fixed

Mar 10th 2016, 4:37 PM 13,016 Views 11 Comments

A number of tumble dryer owners were warned last year that their appliances could pose a fire hazard.

# danger - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Decapitated head found outside a café in central Amsterdam
# Gang Warfare
# Gang Warfare

Decapitated head found outside a café in central Amsterdam

Mar 9th 2016, 9:55 PM 29,368 Views 30 Comments

It is believed the killing has come as part of gang warfare.

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