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#Devastation

# devastation - Saturday 17 November, 2018

Over 1,000 people now missing in California wildfires as Trump doubles down on blame game
# Devastation
# Devastation

Over 1,000 people now missing in California wildfires as Trump doubles down on blame game

Nov 17th 2018, 7:40 AM 29,032 Views 21 Comments

The US President is due to vist the area later today.

# devastation - Friday 16 November, 2018

California wildfires: 63 dead, more than 600 missing
# Devastation
# Devastation

California wildfires: 63 dead, more than 600 missing

Nov 16th 2018, 7:11 AM 11,501 Views 6 Comments

At least 63 people have been confirmed dead so far.

# devastation - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Kilkenny boss Downey says referee 'will have to look at his own performance and judge himself'
# Devastation
From The42
# Devastation

Kilkenny boss Downey says referee 'will have to look at his own performance and judge himself'

Sep 9th 2018, 7:57 PM 24,750 Views 34 Comments

Both the Kilkenny and Cork managers feel camogie’s rulebook should be altered to allow more physical contact.

# devastation - Friday 22 September, 2017

'We have reports of complete devastation' - Hurricane Maria death toll rises to 33
# Puerto Rico
# Puerto Rico

'We have reports of complete devastation' - Hurricane Maria death toll rises to 33

Sep 22nd 2017, 6:48 PM 13,434 Views 7 Comments

Maria has been blamed for at least 33 deaths, including 15 in Dominica, three in Haiti and two in Guadeloupe.

# devastation - Friday 1 September, 2017

'A bigger heart than anyone I know': Families pay tribute to Hurricane Harvey victims
# Texas
# Texas

'A bigger heart than anyone I know': Families pay tribute to Hurricane Harvey victims

Sep 1st 2017, 8:22 AM 7,174 Views 7 Comments

The category 4 hurricane has left a trail of destruction in its wake since making landfall last Friday.

# devastation - Monday 28 August, 2017

Trump declares state of emergency in Louisiana as US braces for return of Hurricane Harvey
# HURRICANE HARVEY
# HURRICANE HARVEY

Trump declares state of emergency in Louisiana as US braces for return of Hurricane Harvey

Aug 28th 2017, 9:56 PM 16,348 Views 15 Comments

The Category 4 hurricane has wreaked havoc across the gulf coast since making its landfall last Friday.

PICTURES: The devastation wrought by Hurricane Harvey on Texas
# Devastation
# Devastation

PICTURES: The devastation wrought by Hurricane Harvey on Texas

Aug 28th 2017, 10:30 AM 28,654 Views 31 Comments

The category 4 hurricane has left a trail of destruction in its wake since making landfall last Friday.

Texas ravaged by Hurricane Harvey - with huge amounts of further rainfall still expected
# Unprecedented
# Unprecedented

Texas ravaged by Hurricane Harvey - with huge amounts of further rainfall still expected

Aug 28th 2017, 7:36 AM 17,806 Views 36 Comments

The Category 4 hurricane has wreaked havoc across the gulf coast since making its landfall last Friday.

# devastation - Friday 21 July, 2017

Two dead, 120 injured, in massive earthquake in Greece and Turkey
# Devastation
# Devastation

Two dead, 120 injured, in massive earthquake in Greece and Turkey

Jul 21st 2017, 7:22 AM 22,594 Views 5 Comments

The massive quake, which measured 6.7 on the Richter scale, struck at 11.30pm Irish time last night.

# devastation - Monday 19 June, 2017

Portugal in mourning as firefighters continue to battle deadly wildfire
# Devastation
# Devastation

Portugal in mourning as firefighters continue to battle deadly wildfire

Jun 19th 2017, 10:43 AM 13,034 Views 9 Comments

At least 62 people died as the fire swept through central Portugal at the weekend.

# devastation - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Ecuador earthquake: At least 233 dead as rescue efforts begin
# South America
# South America

Ecuador earthquake: At least 233 dead as rescue efforts begin

Apr 17th 2016, 5:00 PM 19,589 Views 11 Comments

The country was hit by the massive earthquake at around 1am Irish time.

# devastation - Friday 8 January, 2016

Insurance Ireland say that building flood defences is the government's problem, not theirs
# Flooding
# Flooding

Insurance Ireland say that building flood defences is the government's problem, not theirs

Jan 8th 2016, 9:07 AM 10,798 Views 57 Comments

The body representing the insurance industry in Ireland has rejected suggestions that insurers are not doing enough to help protect those affected by flooding.

# devastation - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Michelin closure 'apocalyptic' news for almost 900 workers
# Devastation
# Devastation

Michelin closure 'apocalyptic' news for almost 900 workers

Nov 4th 2015, 9:40 AM 26,855 Views 76 Comments

The company’s factory in Ballymena is set to close by 2018.

# devastation - Sunday 9 August, 2015

"Clawing at the earth, swelling as if with its regurgitation of all the life that it had consumed"
# On This Day
# On This Day

"Clawing at the earth, swelling as if with its regurgitation of all the life that it had consumed"

Aug 9th 2015, 7:45 AM 11,542 Views 113 Comments

It’s 70 years to the day since the bomb was dropped on Nagasaki.

# devastation - Saturday 8 August, 2015

PHOTOS: Mother and daughter swept out to sea by powerful typhoon
# Taiwan
# Taiwan

PHOTOS: Mother and daughter swept out to sea by powerful typhoon

Aug 8th 2015, 2:49 PM 18,224 Views 7 Comments

Torrential rain and high wind of up to 147 miles per hour battered the island.

# devastation - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Financier compares himself to Ronaldo, says emigrating was "very painful"
# Banking Inquiry
# Banking Inquiry

Financier compares himself to Ronaldo, says emigrating was "very painful"

Jul 9th 2015, 2:20 PM 19,660 Views 33 Comments

Derek Quinlan moved to Switzerland after the crash.

# devastation - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Gran, mum and daughter all called 'Emma' were killed in the Germanwings crash
# Three Generations
# Three Generations

Gran, mum and daughter all called 'Emma' were killed in the Germanwings crash

Mar 31st 2015, 5:32 PM 19,118 Views 14 Comments

The family were going on holiday to Manchester.

# devastation - Friday 7 March, 2014

Storm repair funding announced for 11 more counties
# Fix It
# Fix It

Storm repair funding announced for 11 more counties

Mar 7th 2014, 8:34 PM 8,272 Views 11 Comments

A total of €70 million has been allocated to help local authorities repair roads and restore coastal protection.

# devastation - Friday 20 September, 2013

This kid is seriously disappointed with iOS7
# Devastation
From The Daily Edge
# Devastation

This kid is seriously disappointed with iOS7

Sep 20th 2013, 12:08 PM 3,571 Views 4 Comments

Change is not good, change is bad.

# devastation - Friday 24 May, 2013

Oxfam urges EU foreign ministers to extend the arms embargo on Syria
# War
# War

Oxfam urges EU foreign ministers to extend the arms embargo on Syria

May 24th 2013, 7:30 AM 2,451 Views 28 Comments

Transferring more weapons to Syria can only “exacerbate a hellish scenario for civilians” says Oxfam, who say extending the embargo would avoid fuelling an arms race.

# devastation - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Photos: 'Devastation' at scene of fertiliser plant explosion in Texas
# Texas
# Texas

Photos: 'Devastation' at scene of fertiliser plant explosion in Texas

Apr 18th 2013, 10:35 AM 16,040 Views 26 Comments

Police have confirmed there are fatalities but have not yet said exactly how many people have died in the blast.

# devastation - Monday 15 April, 2013

Photos: Chaos and devastation after Boston Marathon blasts
# Boston Marathon
# Boston Marathon

Photos: Chaos and devastation after Boston Marathon blasts

Apr 15th 2013, 10:55 PM 18,183 Views 9 Comments

Associated Press photographer captured emergency services workers scrambling to aid the dozens harmed in the blasts.

Video captures moment Boston Marathon was rocked by two explosions
# Boston Marathon
# Boston Marathon

Video captures moment Boston Marathon was rocked by two explosions

Apr 15th 2013, 10:08 PM 40,437 Views 74 Comments

Videos show the explosion and its immediate aftermath. Warning: Viewers may find some footage distressing.