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# death - Monday 16 July, 2018

Irish teen who drowned tragically in Spanish lake named
# Joshua Osahon
# Joshua Osahon

Irish teen who drowned tragically in Spanish lake named

Jul 16th 2018, 2:02 PM 40,589 Views 4 Comments

Joshua Osahon from Portlaoise lost his life after going swimming in a lake in central Spain on Saturday afternoon.

# death - Saturday 14 July, 2018

Man in his 70s dies after domestic dispute at house in Dublin
# Ronanstown
# Ronanstown

Man in his 70s dies after domestic dispute at house in Dublin

Jul 14th 2018, 10:58 AM 24,610 Views 24 Comments

The man died after being taken to Tallaght Hospital.

# death - Monday 9 July, 2018

Iconic 1950s actor Tab Hunter dies aged 86
# RIP
# RIP

Iconic 1950s actor Tab Hunter dies aged 86

Jul 9th 2018, 8:40 PM 28,809 Views 10 Comments

The actor received new attention decades later when he revealed that he was gay.

# death - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Murder investigation launched as victim of fatal Limerick stabbing named
# Patrick O'Connor
# Patrick O'Connor

Murder investigation launched as victim of fatal Limerick stabbing named

Jul 8th 2018, 5:10 PM 17,649 Views 13 Comments

Patrick O’Connor was stabbed to death last night.

# death - Saturday 7 July, 2018

At least 20 dead as record Japan rains prompt mass evacuations
# Floods
# Floods

At least 20 dead as record Japan rains prompt mass evacuations

Jul 7th 2018, 11:51 AM 16,983 Views 21 Comments

The death toll is expected to increase.

# death - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Man (21) released without charge over death of Cork pensioner Joe O'Callaghan
# Douglas
# Douglas

Man (21) released without charge over death of Cork pensioner Joe O'Callaghan

Updated Jul 3rd 2018, 9:35 PM 31,078 Views 3 Comments

It’s understood that the 21-year-old was known to the victim.

# death - Saturday 30 June, 2018

Investigation launched after man (50s) dies in farming accident in Mayo
# Clogher
# Clogher

Investigation launched after man (50s) dies in farming accident in Mayo

Jun 30th 2018, 4:32 PM 25,652 Views 5 Comments

It is understood that the man may have fallen under a trailer while collecting bales when the accident occurred.

# death - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

77-year-old accused of setting blaze at retirement home to lure firefighters who he then shot
# California
# California

77-year-old accused of setting blaze at retirement home to lure firefighters who he then shot

Jun 26th 2018, 7:59 AM 19,363 Views 10 Comments

Pensioner Thomas Kim was arrested soon after shooting two firefighters, one of whom has died, at his California retirement home.

# death - Monday 25 June, 2018

'He was everything to me': Three men jailed in London for fatal stabbing of new father
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

'He was everything to me': Three men jailed in London for fatal stabbing of new father

Jun 25th 2018, 9:56 PM 21,129 Views 28 Comments

The cause of death given was stab wounds and severe loss of blood.

# death - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Controversial chart-topping rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida
# Miami
# Miami

Controversial chart-topping rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

Jun 19th 2018, 7:06 AM 69,115 Views 49 Comments

The rapper, whose lyrics were filled with insecurity and his real life marred by violence, was gunned down in broad daylight.

# death - Sunday 17 June, 2018

Body of man (67) found on side of Cork road in suspected hit-and-run
# Liscarroll
# Liscarroll

Body of man (67) found on side of Cork road in suspected hit-and-run

Jun 17th 2018, 4:01 PM 20,208 Views 11 Comments

The man’s body was discovered this morning.

# death - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Gardaí believe machete killers are Irish as they renew appeal for information over murder
# Cork
# Cork

Gardaí believe machete killers are Irish as they renew appeal for information over murder

Updated Jun 13th 2018, 10:40 AM 79,884 Views 68 Comments

Gardaí are looking to speak to taxi drivers operating in the local area on the night of Mikolaj “Nick” Wilk’s murder.

Man charged with murder of 3-year-old boy in Derry
# Charged
# Charged

Man charged with murder of 3-year-old boy in Derry

Jun 13th 2018, 9:02 AM 14,386 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old man is due in Derry Magistrates Court court this morning.

# death - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Man who was discovered with serious head injuries in Bray dies
# Bray
# Bray

Man who was discovered with serious head injuries in Bray dies

Jun 10th 2018, 9:00 AM 23,860 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí and emergency services were called to a scene outside a hotel on Bray’s Main St at 2am yesterday morning.

# death - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Woman (57) dies after lawnmower she was driving crashes into ditch
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Woman (57) dies after lawnmower she was driving crashes into ditch

Jun 9th 2018, 10:43 AM 43,323 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the incident which occurred at Toureen, Rossmore, Co Tipperary.

# death - Friday 8 June, 2018

TV presenter and chef Anthony Bourdain dies aged 61
# RIP
# RIP

TV presenter and chef Anthony Bourdain dies aged 61

Updated Jun 8th 2018, 3:17 PM 133,752 Views 47 Comments

The TV presenter of shows like No Reservations died in France.

'He touched many lives': Funeral hears of 'huge void' left by man killed in Bray shooting
# Bobby Messett
# Bobby Messett

'He touched many lives': Funeral hears of 'huge void' left by man killed in Bray shooting

Jun 8th 2018, 2:19 PM 18,956 Views 9 Comments

Hundreds of mourners turned out today to pay their respects to Bobby Messett.

'A brilliant, funny, kind human being': Tributes pour in for Fair City star Alan O'Neill
# RIP
# RIP

'A brilliant, funny, kind human being': Tributes pour in for Fair City star Alan O'Neill

Jun 8th 2018, 9:18 AM 112,007 Views 13 Comments

O’Neill was best known in Ireland for his role as Keith McGrath in Fair City.

# death - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Tributes paid to 'wonderful, talented' Kate Spade
# RIP
# RIP

Tributes paid to 'wonderful, talented' Kate Spade

Jun 6th 2018, 9:20 AM 20,838 Views 2 Comments

Spade died in an apparent suicide yesterday.

# death - Sunday 3 June, 2018

Welsh tourist (20) dies after falling from apartment block in Magaluf
# Magaluf
# Magaluf

Welsh tourist (20) dies after falling from apartment block in Magaluf

Jun 3rd 2018, 1:56 PM 72,576 Views 14 Comments

The body was discovered at 11am this morning.

Murder investigation launched over death of Monaghan man four months after alleged one-punch assault
# Seamus Bell
# Seamus Bell

Murder investigation launched over death of Monaghan man four months after alleged one-punch assault

Jun 3rd 2018, 9:59 AM 26,817 Views 0 Comments

Seamus Bell was assaulted outside Carrickmacross Garda Station following the christening of his twin daughters on 20 January. He had been hospitalised ever since.

# death - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Victim of fatal Cork assault named locally as 36-year-old father-of-four
# Mitchelstown
# Mitchelstown

Victim of fatal Cork assault named locally as 36-year-old father-of-four

Jun 2nd 2018, 7:33 PM 70,342 Views 27 Comments

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# death - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Man (70s) dies at shopping centre in Cork
# Cork
# Cork

Man (70s) dies at shopping centre in Cork

May 31st 2018, 9:15 PM 33,988 Views 12 Comments

The incident occurred at the Merchant’s Quay Shopping Centre at around 3.30pm.

# death - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

Man claims he was wrongly convicted and sentenced twice for same crash
# Careless Driving
# Careless Driving

Man claims he was wrongly convicted and sentenced twice for same crash

May 30th 2018, 6:10 AM 23,492 Views 0 Comments

The claim was made before the High Court by lawyers representing Luigi Forte.

# death - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Gardaí launch investigation into 'sudden death' of man found on south Dublin street
# Newcastle
# Newcastle

Gardaí launch investigation into 'sudden death' of man found on south Dublin street

May 29th 2018, 10:58 PM 30,856 Views 16 Comments

The man was found on Main Street, Newcastle at around 12pm yesterday afternoon.

# death - Monday 28 May, 2018

Elderly man dies after vehicle submerged in floodwater in England
# Walsall
# Walsall

Elderly man dies after vehicle submerged in floodwater in England

May 28th 2018, 7:47 PM 11,426 Views 1 Comment

A number of roads across the region have been badly affected by flooding this week.

# death - Monday 21 May, 2018

Three arrests after man beaten to death in southern France by teen gang
# Pau
# Pau

Three arrests after man beaten to death in southern France by teen gang

May 21st 2018, 2:42 PM 19,340 Views 17 Comments

The victim, who had a history of violent crime and drug dealing, was repeatedly kicked and punched by a group of up to 12 teenagers.

# death - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Man and woman who were detained over infant's death are released
# Longford
# Longford

Man and woman who were detained over infant's death are released

May 19th 2018, 5:08 PM 11,685 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí say a file is to be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

# death - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Gardaí believe body found in Lucan is that of missing 14-year-old Anastasia Kriegel
# Discovery
# Discovery

Gardaí believe body found in Lucan is that of missing 14-year-old Anastasia Kriegel

May 17th 2018, 5:10 PM 144,928 Views 4 Comments

A full inquiry has now been launched.

# death - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

'Stand in solidarity with us': Crowd protests in Dublin at killing of 60 Palestinians by Israeli troops
# Gaza
# Gaza

'Stand in solidarity with us': Crowd protests in Dublin at killing of 60 Palestinians by Israeli troops

May 15th 2018, 8:12 PM 33,763 Views 102 Comments

Israel has faced widespread international condemnation for the killings.

# death - Monday 14 May, 2018

Two women jailed for six years for plastic bag killing
# Courts
# Courts

Two women jailed for six years for plastic bag killing

May 14th 2018, 2:26 PM 29,446 Views 41 Comments

The women told gardaí that they had been drinking heavily and taking drugs before a fight broke out and they put the bag over Ian Quinn’s head to frighten him.

# death - Sunday 13 May, 2018

Bodies of pilot and 7-year-old boy recovered after light aircraft crash in Offaly
# Plane Crash
# Plane Crash

Bodies of pilot and 7-year-old boy recovered after light aircraft crash in Offaly

May 13th 2018, 10:40 PM 97,556 Views 32 Comments

The crash happened near Clonbullogue this afternoon.

# death - Friday 11 May, 2018

'A very loving person': Tributes paid to Westmeath judge who died at age 46 after illness
# Tributes
# Tributes

'A very loving person': Tributes paid to Westmeath judge who died at age 46 after illness

May 11th 2018, 10:58 PM 51,084 Views 14 Comments

Judge O’Neill was the youngest judge of the judiciary at the time when appointed a district court judge by Government at the age of 42.

# death - Thursday 10 May, 2018

At least 27 people killed after dam bursts in Kenya
# Floods
# Floods

At least 27 people killed after dam bursts in Kenya

May 10th 2018, 10:47 AM 7,500 Views 2 Comments

Weeks of torrential rains in Kenya have led to flooding and mudslides that have left 159 dead.

# death - Monday 7 May, 2018

Man dead in motorbike crash was armed with handgun and linked to Finglas feud
# Finglas
# Finglas

Man dead in motorbike crash was armed with handgun and linked to Finglas feud

May 7th 2018, 10:51 AM 43,745 Views 55 Comments

The man died after the crash in Dunsink Park yesterday.

# death - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Gardaí investigating sudden death of woman in her 20s
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Gardaí investigating sudden death of woman in her 20s

May 5th 2018, 9:12 AM 24,712 Views 4 Comments

A post mortem will be carried out today.

# death - Thursday 3 May, 2018

'She will be greatly missed': Tributes paid to former TD Monica Barnes
# RIP
# RIP

'She will be greatly missed': Tributes paid to former TD Monica Barnes

May 3rd 2018, 9:55 PM 23,048 Views 13 Comments

Barnes passed away at the age of 82.

# death - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

32-year-old man charged over death of Natalia Karaczyn in Sligo
# Natalia Karaczyn
# Natalia Karaczyn

32-year-old man charged over death of Natalia Karaczyn in Sligo

May 2nd 2018, 8:37 PM 58,113 Views 0 Comments

The mother of three had been missing since Sunday.

# death - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Avicii 'could not go on any longer', family says in new statement
# Death
# Death

Avicii 'could not go on any longer', family says in new statement

Apr 26th 2018, 6:08 PM 64,448 Views 49 Comments

The musician was found dead in Muscat, Oman, last Friday.

Gardaí investigating sudden death of teenage boy
# Crumlin
# Crumlin

Gardaí investigating sudden death of teenage boy

Apr 26th 2018, 9:22 AM 33,661 Views 13 Comments

The 17-year-old was pronounced dead at St James’s Hospital in Dublin.