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# gold - All time

Neymar steps down as Brazil captain after Olympic triumph
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

Neymar steps down as Brazil captain after Olympic triumph

Aug 21st 2016, 10:21 AM 12,284 Views 9 Comments

“Tite can look for another captain” – After ending Brazil’s wait for Olympic gold in men’s football, Neymar opted to relinquish the armband.

Explorers in Poland dig for 'Nazi train filled with gold'
# Legend Has It
# Legend Has It

Explorers in Poland dig for 'Nazi train filled with gold'

Aug 20th 2016, 8:45 AM 30,671 Views 38 Comments

A local legend claims the train disappeared in a mountain tunnel as the Germans escaped the advancing Soviet army at the end of World War II.

A first Olympic medal for Fiji and it's gold after they hammer Britain in rugby sevens final
# History Makers
From The42
# History Makers

A first Olympic medal for Fiji and it's gold after they hammer Britain in rugby sevens final

Aug 11th 2016, 11:51 PM 9,097 Views 30 Comments

A 43-7 win for Fiji tonight in Rio de Janeiro.

Teenage prodigy Simone Biles leads US to gold
# Take A Bow
From The42
# Take A Bow

Teenage prodigy Simone Biles leads US to gold

Aug 10th 2016, 1:24 AM 6,391 Views 0 Comments

The American gymnast got her bid for a record five gold medals at the Rio Olympics off to a flying start.

John Pius Boland: The story of the spectator who won Ireland's first Olympic gold
# NOT HERE TO TAKE PART
From The42
# NOT HERE TO TAKE PART

John Pius Boland: The story of the spectator who won Ireland's first Olympic gold

Jul 28th 2016, 9:57 AM 6,997 Views 8 Comments

Boland won the singles and doubles tennis tournaments at the 1896 Olympics, but only went to watch the Games.

There's a lot more gold in Irish rivers than we thought
# Golddiggers
# Golddiggers

There's a lot more gold in Irish rivers than we thought

Mar 2nd 2016, 2:54 PM 39,604 Views 47 Comments

And there’s plenty of platinum too.

People are going mad for these $100 gold-encrusted donuts
# Band Of Gold
From The Daily Edge
# Band Of Gold

People are going mad for these $100 gold-encrusted donuts

Jan 7th 2016, 8:24 PM 3,217 Views 0 Comments

They’re buying them in DOZENS. What a world.

No treasure found in dig for legendary gold-filled Nazi train
# War Booty
# War Booty

No treasure found in dig for legendary gold-filled Nazi train

Dec 15th 2015, 4:35 PM 20,709 Views 20 Comments

Rumours persist that the train is buried in an underground tunnel.

The Sochi gold medallist who swapped the slopes for Senegal as a Sightsavers ambassador
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

The Sochi gold medallist who swapped the slopes for Senegal as a Sightsavers ambassador

Nov 28th 2015, 8:00 AM 9,316 Views 4 Comments

Northern Ireland’s Kelly Gallagher picked up gold

Finishing was the easy part, AAC's tries were thanks to three sensational assists
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

Finishing was the easy part, AAC's tries were thanks to three sensational assists

Oct 26th 2015, 8:52 AM 6,913 Views 7 Comments

Take a bow, Giteau, Foley and Mitchell.

Jason Smyth made his latest 100m world title win look far too easy
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

Jason Smyth made his latest 100m world title win look far too easy

Oct 24th 2015, 5:14 PM 20,387 Views 28 Comments

Smyth celebrates another gold before dashing home for the birth of his child.

Conlan becomes the first Irishman to win gold at the World Boxing Championships
# Unprecedented
From The42
# Unprecedented

Conlan becomes the first Irishman to win gold at the World Boxing Championships

Oct 14th 2015, 7:20 PM 21,751 Views 44 Comments

The 23-year-old bantamweight fighter defeated Murodjon Akhmadaliev of Uzbekistan this evening.

A Nazi train filled with gold has almost certainly been found buried in Poland
# Treasure Trove
# Treasure Trove

A Nazi train filled with gold has almost certainly been found buried in Poland

Aug 28th 2015, 8:42 PM 41,531 Views 32 Comments

And everyone’s getting awfully excited.

Teenager finds gold bar in a German lake, sparks rumours of Nazi treasure
# Always Believe In...
# Always Believe In...

Teenager finds gold bar in a German lake, sparks rumours of Nazi treasure

Aug 12th 2015, 4:50 PM 22,093 Views 17 Comments

It’s not Nazi treasure.

'Serious stress and trauma': Are cash-for-gold shops causing burglaries?
# Crime
# Crime

'Serious stress and trauma': Are cash-for-gold shops causing burglaries?

Aug 5th 2015, 11:55 AM 15,077 Views 41 Comments

The government is under pressure to regulate the sector.

Take a look inside Donald Trump's private jet
# He Likes Gold
# He Likes Gold

Take a look inside Donald Trump's private jet

Jul 29th 2015, 6:30 AM 35,911 Views 25 Comments

It’s 24 years old, but has been seriously pimped out.

Irishman arrested for attempting to smuggle 10kg of gold bars
# India
# India

Irishman arrested for attempting to smuggle 10kg of gold bars

Jul 15th 2015, 10:44 AM 17,369 Views 21 Comments

Customs said the man landed from Dubai on an Emirates flight.

'The thought of bringing a UFC belt back to Dublin gives me goosebumps'
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

'The thought of bringing a UFC belt back to Dublin gives me goosebumps'

Jul 9th 2015, 8:40 PM 7,694 Views 5 Comments

The Irish featherweight is one win away from an interim title.

A mining company thinks there could be lots of gold in Inishowen
# Heavy Metal
# Heavy Metal

A mining company thinks there could be lots of gold in Inishowen

Apr 14th 2015, 5:08 PM 22,345 Views 53 Comments

Five new prospecting licences have been granted for a swathe of land on the peninsula.

Thieves make off with A LOT of gold in armed attack on a security van
# United States
# United States

Thieves make off with A LOT of gold in armed attack on a security van

Mar 2nd 2015, 7:35 PM 14,450 Views 13 Comments

It’s like Die Hard with a Vengeance. Kinda.

Paul McGrath, Dara O'Briain and Enda Kenny lead the Twitter tributes to Katie Taylor
# Praise Her
From The42
# Praise Her

Paul McGrath, Dara O'Briain and Enda Kenny lead the Twitter tributes to Katie Taylor

Nov 24th 2014, 8:20 AM 18,084 Views 37 Comments

There’s praise pouring in from all quarters for the Bray native today.

Glory for Katie - the pics from South Korea as Taylor is crowned world champion
# Champ
From The42
# Champ

Glory for Katie - the pics from South Korea as Taylor is crowned world champion

Nov 24th 2014, 7:59 AM 13,021 Views 34 Comments

Taylor defeated Yana Allekseevna of Azerbaijan.

Priest appeals for sale of church gold to pay for much-needed teacher
# Moyross
# Moyross

Priest appeals for sale of church gold to pay for much-needed teacher

Nov 3rd 2014, 6:50 PM 26,362 Views 36 Comments

The Department of Education has removed funding for a teaching position in place since September.

Did you catch the King Joffrey lookalike wearing his mammy's curtains in the Late Late audience?
# Thanks Penneys
From The Daily Edge
# Thanks Penneys

Did you catch the King Joffrey lookalike wearing his mammy's curtains in the Late Late audience?

Oct 4th 2014, 10:00 AM 4,384 Views 2 Comments

For real.

Coroner's court 'treasure trove inquest' finds 300-year-old ring to be genuine
# Gold Dust Woman
# Gold Dust Woman

Coroner's court 'treasure trove inquest' finds 300-year-old ring to be genuine

Sep 14th 2014, 8:15 AM 19,232 Views 18 Comments

It turns out the coroner’s court has duties that extend beyond dealing with corpses.

Ireland's Ian O'Sullivan takes gold at the International Shooting World Championships
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

Ireland's Ian O'Sullivan takes gold at the International Shooting World Championships

Sep 10th 2014, 8:41 PM 11,678 Views 15 Comments

The 18-year old held his nerve in the junior trap final today in Spain.

Football lessons with musicians - St. Vincent teaches you the rainbow kick
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

Football lessons with musicians - St. Vincent teaches you the rainbow kick

Sep 9th 2014, 3:57 PM 4,658 Views 2 Comments

Annie Clark is as good with a football as she is with a guitar.

"Buried treasure" from Ancient Roman times found under department store
# Jewellery Hoard
# Jewellery Hoard

"Buried treasure" from Ancient Roman times found under department store

Sep 7th 2014, 5:56 PM 23,515 Views 7 Comments

A woman buried a pile of precious jewellery under her house – because the city was under attack.

Ireland's David Joyce wins third successive European gold
# Landmark
From The42
# Landmark

Ireland's David Joyce wins third successive European gold

Aug 16th 2014, 9:38 PM 5,436 Views 3 Comments

The St Michael’s Athy lightweight defeated Georgia’s Otar Eranosyan in a unanimous decision.

'It's always great to have fun with the fans' - Bolt praises Commonwealth Games
# Superstar
From The42
# Superstar

'It's always great to have fun with the fans' - Bolt praises Commonwealth Games

Aug 3rd 2014, 11:04 AM 3,295 Views 2 Comments

The Jamaican helped his country to gold in the 100m relay last night.

Arya Stark attempts an Irish accent in new film, and it's not half bad
# Gold
From The Daily Edge
# Gold

Arya Stark attempts an Irish accent in new film, and it's not half bad

Jul 16th 2014, 11:55 AM 6,742 Views 7 Comments

A modern-day Cú Chulainn.

There’s a mentality that Irish people can’t win unless they cheat, it’s all wrong – Heffernan
# Gold Rush
From The42
# Gold Rush

There’s a mentality that Irish people can’t win unless they cheat, it’s all wrong – Heffernan

May 17th 2014, 8:29 AM 2,956 Views 4 Comments

The world champion is paving the way for the next generation, but pleads that more support be put in place for elite and developing athletes.

Column: Let's stop dragging our feet – we need to regulate cash-for-gold
# Cash For Gold
# Cash For Gold

Column: Let's stop dragging our feet – we need to regulate cash-for-gold

Apr 25th 2014, 1:00 PM 486 Views 43 Comments

The lack of regulation means priceless treasures can be accidentally destroyed, criminals operate virtually unimpeded, and vulnerable communities are preyed upon.

Monorail, al-Qaeda, and Easter eggs: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Monorail, al-Qaeda, and Easter eggs: The week in numbers

Apr 19th 2014, 7:30 PM 8,092 Views 5 Comments

Plus: How many Easter eggs are people planning to give tomorrow?

Irish people own €69 million in gold
# All That Glitters
# All That Glitters

Irish people own €69 million in gold

Apr 15th 2014, 3:14 PM 15,062 Views 42 Comments

TCD finance professor says that gold can act as an investment safety blanket in rough economic times.

Northern Ireland's Kelly Gallagher claims Paralympic gold
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

Northern Ireland's Kelly Gallagher claims Paralympic gold

Mar 10th 2014, 10:00 AM 1,846 Views 10 Comments

The 28-year old from Down won the visually-impaired Super-G even this morning.

VIDEO: Tiger Woods sinks an epic 91-foot putt at the WGC
# Take A Bow
From The42
# Take A Bow

VIDEO: Tiger Woods sinks an epic 91-foot putt at the WGC

Mar 8th 2014, 11:41 AM 4,360 Views 4 Comments

The American’s consummate shot was the longest putt on the Tour in five years.

Irish tug of war team savour gold medal and world champion status
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Irish tug of war team savour gold medal and world champion status

Mar 1st 2014, 9:30 AM 4,825 Views 2 Comments

Eddie Gallagher of Clonmany B spoke to TheScore.ie about his “dream come true”.

Winter Olympic Village: Day Two, wrap
# Review
From The42
# Review

Winter Olympic Village: Day Two, wrap

Feb 9th 2014, 9:57 PM 4,206 Views 8 Comments

Russia’s 15-year-old rising star Julia Lipnitskaia is talk of the Games after winning a gold today.

Is Disney making a new film about Jesse Owens?
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

Is Disney making a new film about Jesse Owens?

Dec 17th 2013, 12:33 PM 1,855 Views 0 Comments

The story of Owens’ remarkable success at the 1936 Olympics is set for a big-screen makeover.