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# r-i-p - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

'Queen of the Rom-com', writer Nora Ephron, dies at 71
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From The Daily Edge
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'Queen of the Rom-com', writer Nora Ephron, dies at 71

Jun 27th 2012, 8:29 AM 3,403 Views 5 Comments

The Hollywood screenwriter of ‘When Harry met Sally’ and ‘Sleepless in Seattle’ passes away from pneumonia.

# r-i-p - Monday 25 June, 2012

Man dies in early-morning apartment fire in central Cork
# Cork
# Cork

Man dies in early-morning apartment fire in central Cork

Jun 25th 2012, 9:32 AM 2,685 Views 2 Comments

The fatal fire broke out shortly after 4am, at Charlemont Terrace on the Wellington Road in the north inner city.

# r-i-p - Friday 22 June, 2012

Post-mortem suggests no foul play in Poland death of James Nolan
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Post-mortem suggests no foul play in Poland death of James Nolan

Jun 22nd 2012, 8:01 AM 9,798 Views 12 Comments

Prosecutors in Poland say the results of an autopsy suggests the soccer fan’s drowning was a tragic accident.

# r-i-p - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Mayor of Bydgoszcz asks UEFA for minute's silence to remember James Nolan
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Mayor of Bydgoszcz asks UEFA for minute's silence to remember James Nolan

Jun 21st 2012, 1:29 PM 10,002 Views 43 Comments

Rafal Bruski appeals to UEFA, as Irish tricolours are flown throughout the city to mark the death of the 21-year-old.

# r-i-p - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

24-year-old dies in single-car accident in Co Galway
# Galway
# Galway

24-year-old dies in single-car accident in Co Galway

Jun 19th 2012, 8:44 AM 3,843 Views 0 Comments

The man’s car left the road and collided with a ditch shortly before midnight last night.

# r-i-p - Sunday 27 May, 2012

Two spectators killed in accident at Cavan Stages rally
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Two spectators killed in accident at Cavan Stages rally

May 27th 2012, 1:21 PM 10,244 Views 31 Comments

The spectators were struck by an out-of-control car participating in the rally, around a mile outside Bailieborough.

# r-i-p - Monday 21 May, 2012

Witnesses sought to assault after which woman, 51, died
# Assault
# Assault

Witnesses sought to assault after which woman, 51, died

May 21st 2012, 2:46 PM 5,599 Views 4 Comments

The body of the 51-year-old woman was found in a flat at Liberty House, on Railway Street, yesterday evening.

# r-i-p - Friday 11 May, 2012

Woman killed after car strikes truck in Cork
# Roads
# Roads

Woman killed after car strikes truck in Cork

May 11th 2012, 12:13 PM 3,285 Views 2 Comments

The female driver of a car is killed, while a 9-year-old girl is uninjured, after the collision at Reas Cross this morning.

# r-i-p - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Boy, 2, dies in hospital after fall from Dublin apartment window
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Boy, 2, dies in hospital after fall from Dublin apartment window

Apr 25th 2012, 4:45 PM 15,333 Views 75 Comments

The two-year-old is understood to have fallen from an apartment window on the fourth floor of a building in Inchicore.

# r-i-p - Friday 13 April, 2012

Man in his 60s killed in two-car Mullingar collision
# Roads
# Roads

Man in his 60s killed in two-car Mullingar collision

Apr 13th 2012, 4:27 PM 2,934 Views 7 Comments

The man was the only occupant of his car; the driver of the other car and three children were taken to hospital.

# r-i-p - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Limerick boy, 6, dies after being hit by car
# Roads
# Roads

Limerick boy, 6, dies after being hit by car

Apr 11th 2012, 10:15 PM 7,790 Views 19 Comments

The boy was hit by a car this afternoon in an area 10 miles east of Limerick city.

Man in 50s dies in overnight fire in Lucan
# Fire
# Fire

Man in 50s dies in overnight fire in Lucan

Apr 11th 2012, 5:26 PM 4,612 Views 10 Comments

The man was the only occupant in the house in the Esker Park area, where the fire broke out in the kitchen overnight.

# r-i-p - Saturday 31 March, 2012

WATCH: Dermot Morgan jokes about Bertie Ahern… in 1994
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From The Daily Edge
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WATCH: Dermot Morgan jokes about Bertie Ahern… in 1994

Mar 31st 2012, 12:47 PM 15,305 Views 20 Comments

It’s Father Ted’s 60th birthday today. Even if he was still around, he probably couldn’t have been any more on-the-button.

# r-i-p - Monday 12 March, 2012

83-year-old man killed after car strikes pole
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# Roads

83-year-old man killed after car strikes pole

Mar 12th 2012, 1:45 PM 3,593 Views 1 Comment

The man died when the car he was driving left the road and hit a pole on New Street in Killaloe, Co Clare.

# r-i-p - Friday 2 March, 2012

Man dies after shooting in central Belfast
# Belfast
# Belfast

Man dies after shooting in central Belfast

Mar 2nd 2012, 7:51 AM 1,044 Views 0 Comments

The man, in his 30s, was attacked shortly before 9:30pm, and died later at the Royal Victoria Hospital.

# r-i-p - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Sunday Times journalist Marie Colvin killed in Syria
# Syria
# Syria

Sunday Times journalist Marie Colvin killed in Syria

Feb 22nd 2012, 12:45 PM 7,313 Views 21 Comments

A French photographer Remi Ochlik is also thought to have died in heavy shelling of a rebel stronghold in the city of Homs.

# r-i-p - Monday 13 February, 2012

WATCH: "Our work is our legacy": one of David Kelly's last film roles
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From The Daily Edge
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WATCH: "Our work is our legacy": one of David Kelly's last film roles

Feb 13th 2012, 7:57 AM 2,739 Views 8 Comments

The beloved star of stage and screen passed away yesterday. Here he is in his last ever role for the silver screen.

# r-i-p - Sunday 12 February, 2012

Beloved actor David Kelly dies at 82 after short illness
# David Kelly
# David Kelly

Beloved actor David Kelly dies at 82 after short illness

Feb 12th 2012, 9:15 PM 18,567 Views 69 Comments

The beloved actor of stage and screen dies after a short illness in hospital. He was 82.

# r-i-p - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Male pedestrian killed after being hit by van
# Roads
# Roads

Male pedestrian killed after being hit by van

Jan 4th 2012, 10:14 PM 7,110 Views 17 Comments

A man in his 60s sustained fatal injuries after being hit by a van in Co Limerick at around 5pm this afternoon.

# r-i-p - Monday 2 January, 2012

Mullingar assault victim, 20, dies from injuries
# Assault
# Assault

Mullingar assault victim, 20, dies from injuries

Jan 2nd 2012, 8:07 AM 5,480 Views 4 Comments

Andrew Dolan, from Carrick-on-Shannon, was assaulted in the early hours of December 23, and died from his injuries last night.

# r-i-p - Friday 23 December, 2011

Czechs pay tribute as former president Vaclav Havel laid to rest
# Czech Republic
# Czech Republic

Czechs pay tribute as former president Vaclav Havel laid to rest

Dec 23rd 2011, 6:28 PM 1,034 Views 2 Comments

Foreign leaders including Nicolas Sarkozy, David Cameron and Hillary Clinton are among those present at Vaclav Havel’s funeral.

# r-i-p - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

Man, 80, killed in Kilkenny collision
# Roads
# Roads

Man, 80, killed in Kilkenny collision

Oct 25th 2011, 6:57 PM 574 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí in Callan are investigating a collision between a car and an SUV in which the sole occupant of the car, aged 80, was killed.

# r-i-p - Friday 14 October, 2011

Growing numbers of Brits leaving internet passwords in wills
# Beyond The Grave
From The Daily Edge
# Beyond The Grave

Growing numbers of Brits leaving internet passwords in wills

Oct 14th 2011, 4:36 PM 376 Views 2 Comments

A British survey says people are leaving their internet passwords for their loved ones to use, as lawyers encourage the practice.

# r-i-p - Thursday 6 October, 2011

“Stay hungry, stay foolish” – Steve Jobs’ address at Stanford
# Steve Jobs
From The Daily Edge
# Steve Jobs

“Stay hungry, stay foolish” – Steve Jobs’ address at Stanford

Oct 6th 2011, 7:21 AM 1,882 Views 6 Comments

You’ll be seeing a lot of this video today – it’s Steve Jobs giving the Commencement Address at Stanford University in 2005.

# r-i-p - Thursday 29 September, 2011

90-year-old pedestrian killed in Mayo accident
# Roads
# Roads

90-year-old pedestrian killed in Mayo accident

Sep 29th 2011, 8:51 AM 416 Views 2 Comments

The 90-year-old man was hit by a truck at Dooleague on the main Westport to Castlebar road. He died at the scene.

# r-i-p - Friday 9 September, 2011

Woman dies in Co Sligo house fire
# Sligo
# Sligo

Woman dies in Co Sligo house fire

Sep 9th 2011, 9:24 AM 655 Views 4 Comments

A 38-year-old woman is killed after a fire shortly before 6am this morning; there were no other people present.

# r-i-p - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Two killed, and three hospitalised, in Kilkenny car crash
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# Roads

Two killed, and three hospitalised, in Kilkenny car crash

Aug 24th 2011, 10:06 PM 1,706 Views 6 Comments

A married couple in their sixties are killed, and three others hospitalised, after the crash outside Kilkenny city.

# r-i-p - Saturday 20 August, 2011

Washed-up 35-foot sperm whale dies in Waterford
# Whale
# Whale

Washed-up 35-foot sperm whale dies in Waterford

Aug 20th 2011, 1:05 PM 1,559 Views 12 Comments

A sperm whale which washed up on a beach near Dungarvan had no hope of survival, and died earlier this morning.

Gardaí investigate discovery of man's body in Swords
# Swords
# Swords

Gardaí investigate discovery of man's body in Swords

Aug 20th 2011, 9:09 AM 547 Views 0 Comments

The body of a 39-year-old man was discovered by a relative at a house at Castleview Close in Swords.

# r-i-p - Tuesday 16 August, 2011

Drogheda boy, 4, killed after being hit by truck in housing estate
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Drogheda boy, 4, killed after being hit by truck in housing estate

Aug 16th 2011, 8:34 PM 2,046 Views 8 Comments

A 4-year-old boy dies after being knocked off his bike by a truck in a Tullyallen housing estate.

# r-i-p - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

Two Irishmen die abroad in tragic circumstances
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Two Irishmen die abroad in tragic circumstances

Aug 2nd 2011, 4:46 PM 2,587 Views 2 Comments

A 36-year-old man dies on holiday in Portugal, while a 43-year-old is killed trying to foil a robbery in Dominica.

# r-i-p - Monday 25 July, 2011

Winehouse autopsy results 'inconclusive'
# Amy Winehouse
From The Daily Edge
# Amy Winehouse

Winehouse autopsy results 'inconclusive'

Jul 25th 2011, 8:18 PM 1,302 Views 10 Comments

Further toxicology tests are needed to establish what led to the singer’s death; the results are expected in two to four weeks.

# r-i-p - Friday 22 July, 2011

# r-i-p - Sunday 17 July, 2011

25-year-old man killed in Limerick road accident
# Limerick
# Limerick

25-year-old man killed in Limerick road accident

Jul 17th 2011, 9:13 AM 749 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances of how a young man left a minor road and entered a field.

# r-i-p - Monday 11 July, 2011

Pedestrian killed in late-night Monaghan car crash
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# Roads

Pedestrian killed in late-night Monaghan car crash

Jul 11th 2011, 8:25 AM 964 Views 6 Comments

A man in his 30s dies after being struck by a car shortly before midnight last night.

# r-i-p - Saturday 9 July, 2011

Former first lady Betty Ford dies at 93
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Former first lady Betty Ford dies at 93

Jul 9th 2011, 9:10 AM 557 Views 3 Comments

The former First Lady, better known for setting up the world-famous rehab clinic, passes away in California.

# r-i-p - Friday 8 July, 2011

Woman died from allergic reaction to sex with dog
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# Courts

Woman died from allergic reaction to sex with dog

Jul 8th 2011, 8:40 AM 387,135 Views 0 Comments

A man appears in court after allegedly ordering his Alsatian dog to have sex with a woman who died as a result.

# r-i-p - Friday 24 June, 2011

Just one more thing: Peter Falk, TV’s Columbo, dies at 83
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From The Daily Edge
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Just one more thing: Peter Falk, TV’s Columbo, dies at 83

Jun 24th 2011, 8:48 PM 2,080 Views 21 Comments

One of TV’s most legendary detectives – who won four Emmys for his performances – dies at home in Beverly Hills.

# r-i-p - Thursday 23 June, 2011

Anna Nicole Smith loses bid for late husband's billions - four years after dying herself
# United States
# United States

Anna Nicole Smith loses bid for late husband's billions - four years after dying herself

Jun 23rd 2011, 10:39 PM 648 Views 3 Comments

The Supreme Court says Howard Marshall’s descendants do not have to share their inheritance with the late model.