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Neil Warnock has been sacked by Crystal Palace after six games without a win
The Eagles are currently in the relegation zone.
# mike brown
Streets of Ferguson calmer after three days of protests over teen's shooting
An officer will not be prosecuted over the shooting dead of Mike Brown (18).
# You're Fired
Two radio hosts find out they're fired while on the air, rightfully go off on their bosses
“What kind of operation is this?”
# Sacked
Hotdog and wine gums dispute gets fired Cineworld worker €20,000
The former cinema worker purchased a regular hotdog, when he had, in fact, received a large hotdog.
# Blackrock
Shots fired in Cork city estate
The incident happened when two men were walking down the road.
# Caught on Camera
Bus driver fired after surveillance cameras catch him having sex on the job
Well that’s one way to spend your lunch break.
# Leaders' Questions
"You've some neck" - Martin calls for Kenny to admit he 'fired' Callinan
The Fianna Fáil leader said it was “very serious” that junior minister Alex White agreed that the Taoiseach forced the former Garda Commissioner to quit.
# voxpop
Do people think David Moyes being sacked is that big of a deal?
We went out to gauge the public’s reaction.
# Crimea
Gunfire keeps monitors from Crimea as Russia ups threats
The OSCE said earlier today that its monitors would try again to enter the Ukrainian region of Crimea.
# Bad News Broadcast
You're fired: Argentine politician lays off 170 civil servants through YouTube
It was an efficient, but particularly heartless way to break the news.
# change the password
Disgruntled chef stands by his tweets from company account venting about getting fired
The pub landlord is also standing by his decision.
# P45
Lions scrum-half Mike Phillips sacked by Bayonne - Report
The word from France is that the Welshman has been fired by the Top 14 club after his latest misdemeanor.
# You're Fired
Maria Sharapova fires new coach Jimmy Connors after just 1 match
Well that escalated quickly.
# Britain
More than 4,400 British soldiers given their marching orders
The soldiers, 84 percent of whom had applied for voluntary redundancy, were informed in person by their commanding officers today.
# Don't Try This At Home
VIDEO: Safari guide drunkenly charges at an elephant (and then gets fired)
Of all the things to do when you’re drunk, this ranks among the dumbest.
# Insider Trading
KPMG fires partner in LA office for allegedly sharing insider trading tips
KPMG have now resigned as the auditor of Herbalife “as a result of this individual’s behaviour”.
# fired
Blackburn Rovers sack Michael Appleton after just 2 months in charge
The club’s Indian owners are now looking for their fourth permanent manager of the season.
# You're Fired
Seriously? Southampton sack Nigel Adkins, appoint Mauricio Pochettino as new manager
What do you make of this one?
# fired
War of the Roses: Blackburn sack Henning Berg after just 57 days
Yesterday’s loss to Middlesbrough left Blackburn in 17th place in the 24-team Championship.
# Oscars
Maker of Oscar statues to lay off more than one third of workforce
The Chicago-based company also produces awards for the Emmys, the MTV VMAs, American Idol and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
# fired
Hibs sack stadium announcer over 'Taxman' jibe at Hearts
Announcer played the Beatles song as city rivals struggle with financial woes.
# shots
Shots fired into Co Offaly home
Gardaí appeal for information about incident early this morning at house in Heather Grove, Clara.
# North Korea
North Korea army chief relieved of all posts
North Korean media says Ri Yong Ho has been removed due to illness, but there is scepticism about that claim.
# Vatican
Pope fires Slovak bishop in rare show of authority
Pope Benedict XVI has become increasingly willing to forcibly remove bishops who refuse to step down.
# Florida
Woman sentenced to 20 years for firing warning shot
Florida judge rejected controversial ‘stand your ground’ defence.
# Lagos
Almost 800 doctors fired in Lagos over pay dispute
Doctors went on indefinite strike last month over the implementation of a pay raise agreed in late 2010.
# Syria
Syrian forces fire at Turkish refugee camp
They fired across the border at a refugee camp, killing one and wounding four, according to activists. A UN-brokered ceasefire is supposed to kick in tomorrow, but looks under threat.
Voices
Column: Lost your job? Here’s what you need to do…
Losing work leaves many people at a loss. Here John McGuire explains what to do when the news arrives – and why it may not be as bad as you think.
# On Yer Bike
You're fired! Huddersfield give record-breaking boss Lee Clark the sack
Clark, who guided Huddersfield to 43 league games without defeat, has been sacked after three years in charge.
# Careful Now
Apple might fire employees for doing anything on this long list
The company’s strict guidelines for behaviour have been leaked, it’s a long list…
# You're Fired
Sacked bar manager loses appeal over thousands of missing pints
The Employment Appeals Tribunal rules a Cork barman was not unfairly sacked after being warned over ‘poor stock control’.
# Not Winning
Charlie Sheen's 'you're fired' court case to be heard in private
Sheen had requested a public hearing after he was axed from “Two and a Half Men” for “bizarre behaviour”. However the case will be heard away from prying ears and eyes.
# Dwarfism
Starbucks sued for firing woman because she was a dwarf
Elsa Sallard asked for a stool to stand on – and was promptly fired, the suit claims.
# China
Disgruntled worker throws petrol bomb into Chinese bank
Dozens of people injured after employee who had been fired for stealing money returns for revenge.