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# danger - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Here is how much sun cream you need to not get burnt
# Stay Safe
# Stay Safe

Here is how much sun cream you need to not get burnt

Jul 1st 2015, 4:16 PM 32,510 Views 21 Comments

The Health Products Regulatory Authority have given some guidelines on staying safe in the sun.

# danger - Monday 29 June, 2015

The Irish Navy has saved the lives of almost 600 people
# LE Eithne
# LE Eithne

The Irish Navy has saved the lives of almost 600 people

Jun 29th 2015, 6:00 AM 9,404 Views 50 Comments

the Lé Eithne has been operating in the Mediterranean since last month.

# danger - Sunday 28 June, 2015

A space rocket has exploded on a routine cargo mission
# Cape Canaveral
# Cape Canaveral

A space rocket has exploded on a routine cargo mission

Jun 28th 2015, 3:49 PM 18,818 Views 24 Comments

The incident happened at NASA’s base near Cape Canaveral in Florida.

Police officer chokes a man holding his daughter
# Police Violence
# Police Violence

Police officer chokes a man holding his daughter

Jun 28th 2015, 2:12 PM 47,351 Views 69 Comments

The incident happened in Philadelphia when 20-year-old Ellis Smith failed to pay for his ticket.

# danger - Saturday 27 June, 2015

The man who took bullets shielding his fiancée in Tunisia attack
# Tunisia
# Tunisia

The man who took bullets shielding his fiancée in Tunisia attack

Jun 27th 2015, 12:27 PM 42,481 Views 36 Comments

Saera Wilson spoke to the BBC about the terror attack in the Tunisian town of Sousse yesterday.

# danger - Friday 12 June, 2015

Jimmy Saville brought back to life in chilling new stage portrayal
# Controversial
# Controversial

Jimmy Saville brought back to life in chilling new stage portrayal

Jun 12th 2015, 1:24 PM 10,345 Views 17 Comments

Alistair McGowan’s performance has been described as “repellently convincing” by The Guardian.

# danger - Thursday 11 June, 2015

A man who ran over his girlfriend's father is campaigning for more high-vis jackets
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

A man who ran over his girlfriend's father is campaigning for more high-vis jackets

Jun 11th 2015, 5:19 PM 24,664 Views 26 Comments

Michael Jackson appeared alongside his girlfriend Maggie on Tv3′s Ireland AM to tell their harrowing story.

# danger - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Young woman arrested over knife and axe murder
# Brutal
# Brutal

Young woman arrested over knife and axe murder

Jun 10th 2015, 9:45 PM 14,617 Views 1 Comment

The incident happened at Basil McAfee’s home in 2013.

# danger - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

Polluted water kills "extensive" amount of fish in Limerick
# Fishy
# Fishy

Polluted water kills "extensive" amount of fish in Limerick

Jun 9th 2015, 2:45 PM 8,147 Views 9 Comments

The incident is thought to have killed an “extensive” number of fish.

# danger - Thursday 4 June, 2015

"Dehydrated but alive": Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne rescue migrants off the coast of Italy
# Life-savers
# Life-savers

"Dehydrated but alive": Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne rescue migrants off the coast of Italy

Jun 4th 2015, 4:48 PM 7,253 Views 22 Comments

To date, the Irish crew have rescued over 600 migrants since leaving Cork.

# danger - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Young man stabbed to death in front garden after checking for pizza delivery
# West Belfast
# West Belfast

Young man stabbed to death in front garden after checking for pizza delivery

May 31st 2015, 8:00 PM 40,686 Views 17 Comments

Police are continuing to question a 32-year-old man.

# danger - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Alleged rape victim was accused of crying on cue during cross-examination
# Slovenia
# Slovenia

Alleged rape victim was accused of crying on cue during cross-examination

May 30th 2015, 2:08 PM 19,575 Views 12 Comments

The woman has been awarded €13,500 after the European Court of Human Rights ruled she was mistreated during the course of her trial.

# danger - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Woman accidentally shoots herself in the head while taking a selfie
# Russia
# Russia

Woman accidentally shoots herself in the head while taking a selfie

May 23rd 2015, 8:15 AM 38,144 Views 50 Comments

The 21-year-old Russian woman was posing with a 9mm handgun left behind by a security guard at her Moscow office.

# danger - Thursday 21 May, 2015

New Zealand glacier body identified after 42 years
# Human Remains
# Human Remains

New Zealand glacier body identified after 42 years

May 21st 2015, 7:00 PM 17,602 Views 4 Comments

Surviving family members have issued an statement expressing gratitude to the police.

# danger - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Resistance to antibiotics could be causing unnecessary deaths in Ireland
# Marian Harkin
# Marian Harkin

Resistance to antibiotics could be causing unnecessary deaths in Ireland

May 20th 2015, 6:28 PM 10,424 Views 23 Comments

An Irish MEP has proposed that the use of the antibiotics without prescription be banned.

# danger - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Motorbike crash in North West 200 sees spectator and rider in critical condition
# Serious Incident
# Serious Incident

Motorbike crash in North West 200 sees spectator and rider in critical condition

May 17th 2015, 1:53 PM 18,326 Views 19 Comments

The incident happened during the Superstock race yesterday.

A prisoner has been stabbed to death in Cork Prison
# Incident
# Incident

A prisoner has been stabbed to death in Cork Prison

May 17th 2015, 7:28 AM 32,279 Views 34 Comments

The incident happened yesterday afternoon.

# danger - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Violent prisoner is still on the move on the island of Ireland
# PSNI
# PSNI

Violent prisoner is still on the move on the island of Ireland

May 16th 2015, 8:35 PM 23,235 Views 11 Comments

Jonathan Turley was supposed to return to prison on May 9 after being released on bail.

Two dead and 20 injured in train collision in Germany
# Serious Incident
# Serious Incident

Two dead and 20 injured in train collision in Germany

May 16th 2015, 7:20 PM 12,773 Views 6 Comments

The incident happened earlier today near Ibbenburen in northwest Germany.

# danger - Friday 15 May, 2015

Most of us don't realise severe obesity is as dangerous as smoking
# Health Issue
# Health Issue

Most of us don't realise severe obesity is as dangerous as smoking

May 15th 2015, 6:28 PM 11,987 Views 56 Comments

The new study also said that 20% of people who describe themselves as healthy are in fact overweight.

# danger - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

"We were sitting in the car when it started to shake...it was sheer pandemonium"
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

"We were sitting in the car when it started to shake...it was sheer pandemonium"

May 13th 2015, 6:15 AM 6,661 Views 1 Comment

Speaking to TheJournal.ie, an Oxfam aid worker on the ground described the consequences of yesterday’s earthquake.

# danger - Sunday 3 May, 2015

Are too many vitamins actually bad for you?
# Health Benefits
# Health Benefits

Are too many vitamins actually bad for you?

May 3rd 2015, 10:15 AM 14,091 Views 35 Comments

There are a variety of views out there on multivitamin supplements.

# danger - Saturday 2 May, 2015

Parents put toddlers at risk at Howth pier with high waves breaking over walls
# Cop On
# Cop On

Parents put toddlers at risk at Howth pier with high waves breaking over walls

May 2nd 2015, 1:16 PM 46,391 Views 80 Comments

The Coast Guard has warned of the dangers of these high waves, which can take people off their feet and wash them into the water.

# danger - Monday 27 April, 2015

Take a lot of vitamins? You might want to stop...
# Too Much Of A Good Thing
# Too Much Of A Good Thing

Take a lot of vitamins? You might want to stop...

Apr 27th 2015, 12:15 PM 29,358 Views 53 Comments

A new study from the United States has led to the Food Safety Authority issuing a warning.

# danger - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Police capture terror suspect after he accidentally shoots himself
# Trail Of Blood
# Trail Of Blood

Police capture terror suspect after he accidentally shoots himself

Apr 22nd 2015, 4:38 PM 9,092 Views 17 Comments

The 24-year-old Algerian man was arrested after shooting himself and calling an ambulance.

# danger - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Two GOAL workers seriously injured in Syria, one critical
# Airstrike
# Airstrike

Two GOAL workers seriously injured in Syria, one critical

Mar 29th 2015, 5:57 PM 12,170 Views 15 Comments

The CEO of GOAL said, “This incident once again underlines the acute dangers that humanitarian aid workers face by working inside Syria.”

# danger - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Hundreds of toys were pulled from shelves because they were dangerous
# Toy-tal Recall
# Toy-tal Recall

Hundreds of toys were pulled from shelves because they were dangerous

Mar 24th 2015, 2:03 PM 11,517 Views 1 Comment

Most of the products originated in China.

# danger - Thursday 5 March, 2015

PHOTOS: 32 killed in east Ukraine mine blast
# Donetsk
# Donetsk

PHOTOS: 32 killed in east Ukraine mine blast

Mar 5th 2015, 1:35 PM 9,927 Views 9 Comments

At least 17 have been killed with 16 more missing.

# danger - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Police say 'nothing untoward' about object after Titanic security alert
# Belfast
# Belfast

Police say 'nothing untoward' about object after Titanic security alert

Feb 25th 2015, 1:28 PM 10,897 Views 21 Comments

The alert had been raised about a suspicious object that had been found.

# danger - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Arrests on charges of recruiting women into Islamic State group
# Spain
# Spain

Arrests on charges of recruiting women into Islamic State group

Feb 24th 2015, 10:25 AM 6,106 Views 0 Comments

These happened in the cities of Girona, Barcelona and Mellila.

# danger - Sunday 22 February, 2015

This Dublin house had a lucky escape after a phone charger went up in flames
# Danger
# Danger

This Dublin house had a lucky escape after a phone charger went up in flames

Feb 22nd 2015, 6:30 PM 51,703 Views 40 Comments

Nobody was injured in the blaze.

# danger - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Toxic orange cloud covers towns near Barcelona after chemical blast
# Explosion
# Explosion

Toxic orange cloud covers towns near Barcelona after chemical blast

Feb 12th 2015, 9:45 PM 15,644 Views 13 Comments

Thousands of people were forced to stay indoors until the cloud had dissipated.

There are dangerous ecstasy tablets with a 'UPS' logo in circulation
# Danger
# Danger

There are dangerous ecstasy tablets with a 'UPS' logo in circulation

Feb 12th 2015, 3:37 PM 24,174 Views 64 Comments

A public health warning has been issued over the tablets.

# danger - Thursday 8 January, 2015

A twenty-five metre wind turbine blade has fallen to the ground
# No Injuries
# No Injuries

A twenty-five metre wind turbine blade has fallen to the ground

Jan 8th 2015, 11:29 AM 21,572 Views 43 Comments

The incident occurred at the Tursliagh wind farm near Tralee, Co Kerry.

# danger - Monday 5 January, 2015

Farmers claim farm deaths are 'due to all kinds of human error and animal unpredictability'
# Phil Hogan
# Phil Hogan

Farmers claim farm deaths are 'due to all kinds of human error and animal unpredictability'

Jan 5th 2015, 4:48 PM 7,757 Views 23 Comments

Suggestions by Phil Hogan about withholding grant funding over farm safety have been criticised.

# danger - Friday 26 December, 2014

Do we legally have to stop and help someone in danger?
# Tugce Albayrak
# Tugce Albayrak

Do we legally have to stop and help someone in danger?

Dec 26th 2014, 7:15 AM 16,140 Views 10 Comments

Right now, not really.

# danger - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

Man ends up in ICU after chugging carton of eggnog in 12 seconds
# Egg Nope
From The Daily Edge
# Egg Nope

Man ends up in ICU after chugging carton of eggnog in 12 seconds

Dec 24th 2014, 9:10 AM 1,947 Views 2 Comments

Stay away from eggnog, kids.

# danger - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Young farmer attacked with hammer in fake jeep deal
# Deal Gone Wrong
# Deal Gone Wrong

Young farmer attacked with hammer in fake jeep deal

Dec 17th 2014, 5:44 PM 27,210 Views 26 Comments

The 24-year-old man sustained a broken eye-socket and cheek bone.

# danger - Thursday 20 November, 2014

"There's a lot of danger out there" - young people describe homelessness
# Homeless
# Homeless

"There's a lot of danger out there" - young people describe homelessness

Nov 20th 2014, 3:47 PM 7,431 Views 10 Comments

Young people are featured in a new video from the Ombudsman for Children’s office.

# danger - Thursday 6 November, 2014

The Upgrade: Making your home family-friendly
# Child Safety
# Child Safety

The Upgrade: Making your home family-friendly

Nov 6th 2014, 4:44 PM 1,476 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie speaks to an expert on how best to make your home safe for a young child.