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Man with crossbow arrested after "dangerous" stand-off
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

Man with crossbow arrested after "dangerous" stand-off

Sep 9th 2015, 6:33 PM 23,051 Views 14 Comments

11 cannabis plants were discovered in the man’s house.

Rush hour drivers take note... Gardaí have launched a seatbelt crackdown
# Click Click
# Click Click

Rush hour drivers take note... Gardaí have launched a seatbelt crackdown

Sep 7th 2015, 5:00 PM 18,407 Views 50 Comments

Let’s be careful out there.

Five killed in fireworks factory tragedy
# Spain
# Spain

Five killed in fireworks factory tragedy

Aug 31st 2015, 11:47 PM 14,258 Views 3 Comments

Six people are reported to have been injured.

Pilot who drank two bottles of whiskey and beer with crew before flight jailed
# Bad Idea
# Bad Idea

Pilot who drank two bottles of whiskey and beer with crew before flight jailed

Aug 18th 2015, 10:14 AM 21,754 Views 22 Comments

The 38-year-old was almost seven times the legal limit.

Four people were gored to death by bulls over the weekend
# Spain
# Spain

Four people were gored to death by bulls over the weekend

Aug 17th 2015, 2:09 PM 21,397 Views 58 Comments

In total seven people have been killed by the animals since the start of July.

Gardaí and Revenue in crackdown on Dublin rickshaws
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí and Revenue in crackdown on Dublin rickshaws

Aug 15th 2015, 8:34 AM 46,458 Views 67 Comments

A joint operation between Gardaí and Revenue officials yesterday evening was inspecting the vehicles.

Spanish bullfighter in serious condition after being gored in groin
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

Spanish bullfighter in serious condition after being gored in groin

Aug 11th 2015, 7:24 PM 13,471 Views 52 Comments

The bull sank its horns 25 centimetres into the man’s groin but did not hit any vital organs.

O'Brien hits back at Irish Times in letter to the editor
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

O'Brien hits back at Irish Times in letter to the editor

Aug 8th 2015, 11:17 AM 38,688 Views 144 Comments

O’Brien says he is seeking vindication over falsehoods uttered about him.

More than 1,000 migrants have tried to pass through the Channel tunnel in 48 hours
# Crisis
# Crisis

More than 1,000 migrants have tried to pass through the Channel tunnel in 48 hours

Aug 1st 2015, 12:54 PM 13,045 Views 87 Comments

The migrant crisis has seen desperate attempts by individuals trying to reach the UK.

Torrential downpours set to make traffic collisions 'almost inevitable'
# Stay Safe
# Stay Safe

Torrential downpours set to make traffic collisions 'almost inevitable'

Jul 31st 2015, 6:10 AM 46,930 Views 27 Comments

Motorists are being warned to be especially careful this bank holiday weekend.

Shocking photos show Cork flat complex littered with heroin paraphernalia
# Brothel
# Brothel

Shocking photos show Cork flat complex littered with heroin paraphernalia

Jul 10th 2015, 8:17 PM 33,364 Views 38 Comments

Residents have been expressing concern at the situation.

Crate of petrol bombs seized from group of more than 20 youths
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

Crate of petrol bombs seized from group of more than 20 youths

Jul 7th 2015, 9:15 PM 21,580 Views 29 Comments

“What might seem like fooling about can often result in a criminal record.”

Three people gored in Spain's 'Running of the Bulls' festival
# Pamplona
# Pamplona

Three people gored in Spain's 'Running of the Bulls' festival

Jul 7th 2015, 8:15 PM 22,835 Views 65 Comments

This has happened on the first day of the San Fermin festival.

These are just some of the lethal homemade weapons seized in Irish prisons
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

These are just some of the lethal homemade weapons seized in Irish prisons

Jul 6th 2015, 12:47 PM 21,828 Views 38 Comments

The Irish Prison Service launched a confidential helpline today for inmates and members of the public to report information about contraband.

Coastguard rescues 10-month-old baby stranded at sea
# Turkey
# Turkey

Coastguard rescues 10-month-old baby stranded at sea

Jul 4th 2015, 6:44 PM 31,295 Views 21 Comments

The child was dragged out to sea by currents and strong winds.

Heard of 'Black Mount' and 'Jim's' cigarettes? They're available on the Irish black market...
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

Heard of 'Black Mount' and 'Jim's' cigarettes? They're available on the Irish black market...

Jun 11th 2015, 3:48 PM 19,418 Views 21 Comments

Around two thirds of black market cigarettes in Ireland are ‘illicit whites’.

More of this peanut butter is being recalled because of a potential choking hazard
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

More of this peanut butter is being recalled because of a potential choking hazard

Jun 5th 2015, 6:07 PM 13,176 Views 9 Comments

The FSAI said some jars may contain a ‘foreign body’.

Almost 85% of Dublin flats fail to meet basic standard in inspection
# Bedsit Ghettos
# Bedsit Ghettos

Almost 85% of Dublin flats fail to meet basic standard in inspection

Jun 2nd 2015, 10:18 AM 11,092 Views 27 Comments

It has also been found that half of all accommodation inspected is not of an adequate size.

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 23,255 Views 11 Comments

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

Batch of peanut butter recalled in Ireland as it may contain 'a foreign body'
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

Batch of peanut butter recalled in Ireland as it may contain 'a foreign body'

May 13th 2015, 7:53 PM 23,524 Views 28 Comments

The batch could present a choking hazard or public health risk, the FSAI has said.

Dublin rapper's distressing underwater music video has gone viral
# Leave Me Breathless
From The Daily Edge
# Leave Me Breathless

Dublin rapper's distressing underwater music video has gone viral

May 11th 2015, 8:46 AM 3,020 Views 1 Comment

That’s a seriously long time.

Galway farmer unearths 50-year-old explosives while digging drainage
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

Galway farmer unearths 50-year-old explosives while digging drainage

May 6th 2015, 6:07 PM 14,180 Views 11 Comments

An army bomb disposal team safely detonated the explosives.

Restaurant closed for 'grave and immediate danger to public health'
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Restaurant closed for 'grave and immediate danger to public health'

Apr 10th 2015, 1:25 PM 65,227 Views 20 Comments

The restaurant in Roscommon was reopened after five days

Ex-cop jailed for killing a man he met through a cannibal fetish website
# The Peace Of The Dead
# The Peace Of The Dead

Ex-cop jailed for killing a man he met through a cannibal fetish website

Apr 1st 2015, 10:27 PM 16,693 Views 27 Comments

His victim had been a willing participant.

A crisp packet blocking a chimney could have killed this family
# Carbon Monoxide
# Carbon Monoxide

A crisp packet blocking a chimney could have killed this family

Mar 31st 2015, 6:15 PM 22,192 Views 17 Comments

An episode of RTÉ’s ‘The Consumer Show’ talks to families affected by carbon monoxide poisoning.

US police hunt armed prisoner who escaped wearing a hospital gown
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

US police hunt armed prisoner who escaped wearing a hospital gown

Mar 31st 2015, 3:18 PM 8,744 Views 12 Comments

The man wrestled a gun off a guard and fled the hospital, where he had been receiving treatment after a suicide attempt.

An 'America's Next Top Model' contestant has been killed in a triple murder
# United States
# United States

An 'America's Next Top Model' contestant has been killed in a triple murder

Feb 26th 2015, 4:35 PM 27,700 Views 9 Comments

Mirijana Puhar was killed along with two others in North Carolina on Tuesday.

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.

World's most dangerous toy measured how much it contaminated children
# Radioactive
# Radioactive

World's most dangerous toy measured how much it contaminated children

Feb 18th 2015, 3:30 PM 21,918 Views 23 Comments

This 1950s science set contained four types of uranium ore.

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 24,483 Views 64 Comments

A public health warning has been issued over the tablets.

Russian bomber airplanes flew past the west coast of Ireland
# Cold War Tactics?
# Cold War Tactics?

Russian bomber airplanes flew past the west coast of Ireland

Jan 30th 2015, 5:12 PM 36,469 Views 234 Comments

The planes did not enter Irish airspace but were in an area the Irish Aviation Authority has control over.

The EU is getting tough on Russia. Well, kind of...
# Putin The Boot In
# Putin The Boot In

The EU is getting tough on Russia. Well, kind of...

Jan 30th 2015, 12:09 PM 12,427 Views 135 Comments

Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev warned of a new Cold War atmosphere emerging.

Ashley Johnson has been cited for this challenge on Leinster's Dave Kearney
# Dangerous
From The42
# Dangerous

Ashley Johnson has been cited for this challenge on Leinster's Dave Kearney

Jan 27th 2015, 7:14 PM 7,765 Views 14 Comments

The Leinster wing’s involvement in the Six Nations is in doubt due to a shoulder injury.

Rise in cycling came with an increased number of deaths - are we ready for so many bikes?
# Bike Friendly
# Bike Friendly

Rise in cycling came with an increased number of deaths - are we ready for so many bikes?

Jan 26th 2015, 5:30 PM 17,419 Views 115 Comments

A count of cycle traffic in Dublin city from 2011 to 2013 shows a jump of 20,000 cyclists.

Six-year-old allegedly pricked with syringe on a Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

Six-year-old allegedly pricked with syringe on a Dublin Bus

Jan 16th 2015, 10:00 PM 37,695 Views 65 Comments

The incident occurred last Friday on the 66B service.

More women may feel anxious on icy roads but men lose control of their car more
# ICE ICE SAFETY
# ICE ICE SAFETY

More women may feel anxious on icy roads but men lose control of their car more

Jan 14th 2015, 3:20 PM 12,231 Views 34 Comments

It seems heightened anxiety may result in more cautious driving.

Could this 'Homeless Wrap' be saving lives on the streets?
# Homeless
# Homeless

Could this 'Homeless Wrap' be saving lives on the streets?

Jan 11th 2015, 10:30 AM 29,019 Views 35 Comments

Emily Duffy, a student from Limerick, has been displaying the ‘Homeless Wrap’ idea this week as part of the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition.

A handwash that causes infection and other stuff that could have harmed Irish people in 2014
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

A handwash that causes infection and other stuff that could have harmed Irish people in 2014

Dec 27th 2014, 10:15 AM 27,305 Views 13 Comments

It’s a hazardous world out there.

These 38 sewage treatment sites are putting your health at risk
# Raw
# Raw

These 38 sewage treatment sites are putting your health at risk

Dec 12th 2014, 7:59 AM 8,733 Views 39 Comments

An EPA report has also found raw sewage is still being dumped into bathing waters.

The first ever Buckfast cocktail competition was held in Galway this week
# Buck Noggy Nog
# Buck Noggy Nog

The first ever Buckfast cocktail competition was held in Galway this week

Dec 11th 2014, 4:08 PM 13,300 Views 39 Comments

The contest, which was open to every bar in Galway, was won by a concoction called ‘Buckfast Lives Forever’.