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#DEVASTATING

# devastating - Friday 6 August, 2021

Heartbreak for Natalya Coyle as unlucky horse draw derails Olympic medal hopes
# Team Ireland
From The42
# Team Ireland

Heartbreak for Natalya Coyle as unlucky horse draw derails Olympic medal hopes

Updated Aug 6th 2021, 11:27 AM 66,935 Views 62 Comments

Coyle finished in 24th place overall, with Britain’s Kate French winning gold.

# devastating - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Bad news for Robbie Brady as he's set for long spell out with serious knee injury
# DEVASTATING
From The42
# DEVASTATING

Bad news for Robbie Brady as he's set for long spell out with serious knee injury

Dec 6th 2017, 11:40 AM 13,570 Views 16 Comments

Burnley confirmed the news this morning.

# devastating - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

The whole country felt for James McClean after he gave this emotional interview to RTÉ last night
# DEVASTATING
From The Daily Edge
# DEVASTATING

The whole country felt for James McClean after he gave this emotional interview to RTÉ last night

Nov 15th 2017, 7:31 AM 6,869 Views 1 Comment

“Ah Tony, I don’t know what to say”

# devastating - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

‘It’s heartbreaking’: Investigation at Mater as 91-year-old’s wedding rings go missing in her sleep
# DEVASTATING
# DEVASTATING

‘It’s heartbreaking’: Investigation at Mater as 91-year-old’s wedding rings go missing in her sleep

Aug 29th 2017, 4:06 PM 36,487 Views 71 Comments

The woman and her family believe the rings were stolen while she was sleeping.

# devastating - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Messi, Luis Suarez and Denis Suarez on target as Barca advance with rout
# DEVASTATING
From The42
# DEVASTATING

Messi, Luis Suarez and Denis Suarez on target as Barca advance with rout

Jan 26th 2017, 10:34 PM 5,300 Views 1 Comment

It was another clinical performance by Luis Enrique’s charges.

# devastating - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Anthony Joshua blows Charles Martin away with second round knockout From The42

Anthony Joshua blows Charles Martin away with second round knockout

Apr 9th 2016, 11:36 PM 18,181 Views 24 Comments

That’s 16 knockouts from 16 professional fights for the new IBF world heavyweight champion.

# devastating - Friday 13 November, 2015

Roche Ireland boss had no advance notice of decision to close Clare plant
# 240 Jobs
# 240 Jobs

Roche Ireland boss had no advance notice of decision to close Clare plant

Nov 13th 2015, 9:23 AM 26,471 Views 42 Comments

The pharma giant is pulling out of Clarecastle, leaving 240 jobs in the balance.

# devastating - Monday 31 August, 2015

"The stereotype of overdose is a person with a needle in their arm"
# Polydrug Use
# Polydrug Use

"The stereotype of overdose is a person with a needle in their arm"

Aug 31st 2015, 2:40 PM 13,789 Views 24 Comments

Today is International Overdose Awareness Day.

# devastating - Friday 3 July, 2015

"The violence is now at our door - it invades our town in two coffins"
# DEVASTATING
# DEVASTATING

"The violence is now at our door - it invades our town in two coffins"

Jul 3rd 2015, 12:25 PM 25,035 Views 40 Comments

The funeral mass for Larry and Martina Hayes, killed in last week’s terrorist attack in Tunisia, has taken place in Athlone.

# devastating - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Heartbreaking: Image of injured Phillip Hughes wins prestigious prize
# DEVASTATING
# DEVASTATING

Heartbreaking: Image of injured Phillip Hughes wins prestigious prize

Feb 21st 2015, 10:30 AM 35,292 Views 11 Comments

Warning: Some readers might find the image disturbing.

# devastating - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Community in fear as Waterford crime spree sees cars stolen, homes burgled and buildings set on fire
# DEVASTATING
# DEVASTATING

Community in fear as Waterford crime spree sees cars stolen, homes burgled and buildings set on fire

Jan 31st 2015, 8:15 AM 32,336 Views 51 Comments

One TD said, ‘This is the work of a criminal gang and the gardaí have to step up to the plate or it’s a sorry state for Waterford’.

# devastating - Monday 7 July, 2014

Unstoppable UFC champion Ronda Rousey takes opponent out in 16 seconds
# DEVASTATING
From The42
# DEVASTATING

Unstoppable UFC champion Ronda Rousey takes opponent out in 16 seconds

Jul 7th 2014, 1:48 PM 6,483 Views 7 Comments

The unbeaten bantamweight stopped Alexis Davis in the first round over the weekend.

# devastating - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Floods unearth land mines in Bosnia - and wash away warning signs
# Remnants Of War
# Remnants Of War

Floods unearth land mines in Bosnia - and wash away warning signs

May 20th 2014, 9:19 PM 11,038 Views 10 Comments

The mines are from Bosnia’s 1992 – 1995 war.

# devastating - Monday 25 November, 2013

Rob Kearney on his wonder try and the missing 2% that cost Ireland
# DEVASTATING
From The42
# DEVASTATING

Rob Kearney on his wonder try and the missing 2% that cost Ireland

Nov 25th 2013, 5:01 PM 20,381 Views 31 Comments

“We genuinely believe that, on our day if we fulfill our potential then, we can beat any team,” declared the fullback.

# devastating - Friday 21 June, 2013

Thousands flee their homes after devastating floods hit Calgary
# Canada
# Canada

Thousands flee their homes after devastating floods hit Calgary

Jun 21st 2013, 9:12 PM 9,169 Views 2 Comments

Calgary has ordered the evacuation of the entire downtown area due to the bad flooding.

# devastating - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Quake jolts China’s Sichuan, killing over 150 and injuring more than 5,500
# China
# China

Quake jolts China’s Sichuan, killing over 150 and injuring more than 5,500

Apr 20th 2013, 3:05 PM 10,967 Views 8 Comments

The quake struck at around 8am local time, with a magnitude of 6.6 according to the US Geological Survey.

# devastating - Friday 8 March, 2013

Bullied: The experts' advice on what to do if you have been affected by bullying
# Read Me
# Read Me

Bullied: The experts' advice on what to do if you have been affected by bullying

Mar 8th 2013, 1:00 PM 1,084 Views 35 Comments

Following what you told us about your bullying experiences, we asked the experts for advice. Here’s what they said.