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# death - Monday 20 July, 2020

Gunman 'disguised as FedEx driver' shot and killed US judge's son

The incident occurred at the family home.

# death - Thursday 2 July, 2020

From The42 'I walked out of the house to where my van was parked. I put three massive dents in the side of it' Anger

'I walked out of the house to where my van was parked. I put three massive dents in the side of it'

Read an extract from Tai Woffinden’s ‘Raw Speed’.

# death - Sunday 21 June, 2020

Senior republican Bobby Storey has died

The former Sinn Féin chairman was aged in his mid 60s and had been unwell for a period of time.

# death - Thursday 18 June, 2020

'Their loss is colossal': Locals describe 'absolute gentleman' detective who was shot and killed overnight in Roscommon

Detective Garda Colm Horkan died after he was shot on duty in Castlerea.

# death - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

Free national bereavement support line launched by Irish Hospice Foundation

The national freephone service – 1800 80 70 77 – will be available Monday to Friday from 10am to 1pm.

# death - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

From The42 Tiger Woods urges calm over 'shocking' Floyd death Reaction

Tiger Woods urges calm over 'shocking' Floyd death

America is witnessing its most widespread protests since the 1960s.

# death - Sunday 24 May, 2020

Irish teenager fell to his death as he tried to escape alleged armed robbers in Australia

Three men aged 18, 20 and 22 have been arrested and charged with 19-year-old Cian English’s murder.

# death - Saturday 23 May, 2020

Gardaí launch investigation after two men die in Dublin house fire

The bodies of two men were discovered in a house in Drimnagh.

# death - Saturday 16 May, 2020

'We'll miss him forever': Comic actor Fred Willard dies aged 86

Willard was a four-time Emmy nominee.

# death - Friday 15 May, 2020

Argentinian Ambassador to Ireland to be buried in Mayo

Laura Bernal died suddenly in Dublin last month.

# death - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Kraftwerk co-founder Florian Schneider dies aged 73

He had set up the band with co-founder Ralf Hutter in 1970.

# death - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Man (21) arrested after woman's body discovered at flat in Belfast

PSNI officers were called to the property on Haywood Avenue at around 1:45am.

# death - Thursday 16 April, 2020

First Blood actor Brian Dennehy dies aged 81

Dennehy passed away from natural causes not related to coronavirus at his home yesterday evening.

# death - Friday 3 April, 2020

Farmer (64) dies after being attacked by bull

Emergency services were alerted after a neighbour found the man in an unresponsive state.

# death - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

'No foul play' suspected in death of woman in Killiney, Dublin

The body of a woman in her 50s was discovered in the Balure Lane area of Killiney yesterday evening.

# death - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

From The42 Roger Mayweather dies aged 58 RIP

Roger Mayweather dies aged 58

He was a former world champion in addition to being the uncle and trainer of Floyd Mayweather.

# death - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Mother of Lyra McKee dies a month before anniversary of daughter's death RIP

Mother of Lyra McKee dies a month before anniversary of daughter's death

Joan Lawrie died ‘peacefully’ in hospital on Tuesday, her daughter-in-law Nichola Corner confirmed in a social media post.

# death - Sunday 23 February, 2020

'I have a number on my arm from Auschwitz - and people say it never happened?'

Holocaust survivor Dita Kraus has written a memoir about her time in Auschwitz.

# death - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Italian towns under lockdown as first European coronavirus death reported

Over 50,000 people have been asked to stay at home.

# death - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Gardaí investigating death of baby in Waterford house

Gardaí said the infant died in “unexplained circumstances”.

# death - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Coronavirus: First death reported outside China as overall death toll rises above 300 Philippines This post contains videos

Coronavirus: First death reported outside China as overall death toll rises above 300

The outbreak has been declared an international public health emergency.

# death - Friday 31 January, 2020

'We’ll be forever heartbroken’: Andrew McGinley pays tribute to his ‘creative, funny, unique children’

A Mass for the Angels was held in Rathcoole this morning.

# death - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Mother (43) charged with the murder of her three children in Newcastle, Dublin

She appeared in the Criminal Courts of Justice this afternoon.

# death - Friday 24 January, 2020

The Explainer: How did the Drogheda feud reach north Dublin?

The shocking murder of Keane Mulready-Woods added another layer to the ongoing Drogheda feud. We take a look at what has been going on, on this week’s podcast.

# death - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Man fatally injured in accident on Cork farm

The death is being treated as a tragic accident.

# death - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Ikea to pay family over €40 million after 2-year-old boy killed by falling dresser

Jozef Dudek died in 2017 of his injuries after a recalled dresser tipped over onto him.

# death - Sunday 5 January, 2020

Justice Department to make 'formal requests' to coroners after woman who died in Direct Provision buried alone

Sylva Tukula was buried in May without ceremony or notice given to her friends.

# death - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

In memoriam: Remembering all those we lost in 2019 RIP

In memoriam: Remembering all those we lost in 2019

It was the year we bid our final farewells to…

# death - Monday 23 December, 2019

American spiritual teacher Ram Dass dies aged 88 RIP

American spiritual teacher Ram Dass dies aged 88

Born Richard Alpert, he was a peer of Timothy Leary and played a big role in the psychedelic movement of the 1960s.

# death - Saturday 21 December, 2019

Man (30s) killed in single-vehicle collision in Ballyfermot

The driver, who was the sole occupant of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Woman (70s) dies following collision between car and lorry in Co Cavan

Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

# death - Monday 25 November, 2019

From The42 'You just don't know, in life and sport, what's going to happen next' - Macauley Death

'You just don't know, in life and sport, what's going to happen next' - Macauley

The Ballyboden St Enda’s midfielder paid tribute to his late team-mate Dermot Manley after yesterday’s Leinster semi-final win over Garrycastle.

# death - Friday 22 November, 2019

Gardaí investigating death of man in Kerry 'anxious' for witnesses to come forward

The 55-year-old’s body was discovered by gardaí at a house Killarney on Wednesday.

# death - Friday 15 November, 2019

Man dies in Hong Kong as government condemns 'malicious' protests

The 70-year-old man was hit on the head with a brick.

# death - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Wife of White Helmets founder ‘barred from leaving Turkey’ amid death probe

James Le Mesurier was found dead outside his Istanbul home on November 11.

# death - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Varadkar to inquire why GSOC report into Dara Quigley's death has not been shared with the family

A Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission probed the case of Dara Quigley, who killed herself after images were leaked by gardai.

# death - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after sudden death in Kerry

The alarm was raised when the body of a man in his 60s was discovered in a ditch close to his car.

# death - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Two Northern Irish properties searched in Essex tragedy investigation

The driver, who is from Armagh, has been arrested.

Focus turns to Balkans-based trafficking gangs and potential Irish links after Essex tragedy

Mo Robinson (25) from Armagh was arrested on suspicion of mass murder.

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