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# san-francisco - Thursday 12 November, 2015

More passengers are complaining about Aer Lingus than Ryanair
# Complaints
# Complaints

More passengers are complaining about Aer Lingus than Ryanair

Nov 12th 2015, 3:24 PM 17,988 Views 34 Comments

This follows Ryanair’s move towards becoming more customer friendly last year.

# san-francisco - Friday 6 November, 2015

A low-fare airline is about to start flying from Ireland to Los Angeles and San Francisco
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

A low-fare airline is about to start flying from Ireland to Los Angeles and San Francisco

Nov 6th 2015, 12:30 PM 41,769 Views 48 Comments

Are you watching, Michael O’Leary?

# san-francisco - Friday 23 October, 2015

Beloved Yes Equality campaigner dies in San Francisco
# RIP
# RIP

Beloved Yes Equality campaigner dies in San Francisco

Oct 23rd 2015, 11:58 PM 51,167 Views 34 Comments

23-year-old Dean MacCearraín (McCarron), originally from Monaghan, died while visiting the area for his brother’s wedding.

# san-francisco - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Praise for brave Berkeley survivor who says he feels guilty he survived
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

Praise for brave Berkeley survivor who says he feels guilty he survived

Sep 12th 2015, 12:35 PM 27,857 Views 15 Comments

Murray is one of seven Irish students who were injured when a balcony collapsed in Berkeley, San Francisco in June.

# san-francisco - Sunday 6 September, 2015

This €9 million San Francisco home has its own electric car charger
# Electric Dreams
# Electric Dreams

This €9 million San Francisco home has its own electric car charger

Sep 6th 2015, 6:00 PM 17,039 Views 24 Comments

It’s pretty nice.

# san-francisco - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Man finds $20, plays lottery and wins $1 million
# Jammy
# Jammy

Man finds $20, plays lottery and wins $1 million

Sep 1st 2015, 9:02 PM 16,991 Views 17 Comments

One very lucky guy.

# san-francisco - Thursday 27 August, 2015

This startup founded by Irish guys is about to be HUGE... and they found a pretty unique way to tell people
# Future's Bright
# Future's Bright

This startup founded by Irish guys is about to be HUGE... and they found a pretty unique way to tell people

Aug 27th 2015, 12:43 PM 25,979 Views 8 Comments

Intercom, the “Whatsapp of customer service”, have announced a huge funding and jobs coup… with a cartoon.

# san-francisco - Sunday 16 August, 2015

San Francisco paints walls with repellent that makes pee spray back on your shoes and pants
# Don't Unzip. Hold It!
# Don't Unzip. Hold It!

San Francisco paints walls with repellent that makes pee spray back on your shoes and pants

Aug 16th 2015, 7:45 AM 18,947 Views 29 Comments

San Francisco was forced to tackle public urination after a light pole corroded by urine recently fell on a car.

# san-francisco - Saturday 1 August, 2015

San Francisco is being sued over its sugary drinks warning labels
# Fizzy Pop Fightback
# Fizzy Pop Fightback

San Francisco is being sued over its sugary drinks warning labels

Aug 1st 2015, 8:15 AM 16,906 Views 39 Comments

It has also banned advertising sugary drinks on city property, like billboards.

# san-francisco - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Police WILL be investigating the Berkeley balcony collapse after all
# U-turn
# U-turn

Police WILL be investigating the Berkeley balcony collapse after all

Jun 25th 2015, 7:39 AM 13,852 Views 8 Comments

They’ll be part of investigations led by the District Attorney’s Office.

# san-francisco - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Report on Berkeley balcony collapse finds wooden beams had severe dry rot
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

Report on Berkeley balcony collapse finds wooden beams had severe dry rot

Jun 24th 2015, 6:00 AM 35,597 Views 49 Comments

The City Building and Safety Division issued a summary of initial findings last night from the investigation of the fatal balcony failure a week ago.

# san-francisco - Sunday 21 June, 2015

Bodies of four Berkeley tragedy victims arrive home
# Berkeley
# Berkeley

Bodies of four Berkeley tragedy victims arrive home

Jun 21st 2015, 10:00 PM 89,463 Views 51 Comments

Their families have thanked everyone for their support.

# san-francisco - Friday 29 May, 2015

'You're no better than any drug dealer': Life in prison for 'Silk Road' website creator
# Dark Web
# Dark Web

'You're no better than any drug dealer': Life in prison for 'Silk Road' website creator

May 29th 2015, 10:57 PM 21,579 Views 19 Comments

Ross Ulbricht earned $18 million from commissions on one million online drug deals.

# san-francisco - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Twitter has painted #HomeToVote on the wall of its San Francisco HQ
# Hometovote
From The Daily Edge
# Hometovote

Twitter has painted #HomeToVote on the wall of its San Francisco HQ

May 28th 2015, 9:03 AM 6,969 Views 0 Comments

The hashtag trended all over the world as Ireland went to the polls last Friday.

# san-francisco - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Who said BOOM? This San Fran home 'in a deteriorative state' just sold for $1.2 million
# Bad Property Porn
# Bad Property Porn

Who said BOOM? This San Fran home 'in a deteriorative state' just sold for $1.2 million

Mar 29th 2015, 6:00 PM 34,010 Views 18 Comments

We say boom.

# san-francisco - Sunday 8 March, 2015

PHOTOS: Have a look inside the most expensive Airbnb listing in San Francisco
# Property Porn
# Property Porn

PHOTOS: Have a look inside the most expensive Airbnb listing in San Francisco

Mar 8th 2015, 5:00 PM 34,536 Views 17 Comments

Going to the West Coast with 15 others? This *could* be an option.

# san-francisco - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Paul McGinley has Ryder Cup mementos and golf clubs stolen in the US
# Theft
From The42
# Theft

Paul McGinley has Ryder Cup mementos and golf clubs stolen in the US

Feb 11th 2015, 9:30 PM 7,212 Views 3 Comments

Europe’s winning captain was only in the country 90 minutes when the incident happened.

# san-francisco - Monday 26 January, 2015

US zoo asks jilted lovers to adopt a cockroach in their ex's name this Valentine's Day
# Cock-a-roach
From The Daily Edge
# Cock-a-roach

US zoo asks jilted lovers to adopt a cockroach in their ex's name this Valentine's Day

Jan 26th 2015, 9:01 PM 1,629 Views 0 Comments

Don’t get mad. Get a cockroach.

# san-francisco - Monday 29 December, 2014

The 10 most popular comments on TheJournal.ie in 2014
# Over To You
# Over To You

The 10 most popular comments on TheJournal.ie in 2014

Dec 29th 2014, 5:00 PM 30,367 Views 37 Comments

From Irish Water to John Gilligan, here are the comments which got the most thumbs up from other readers this year.

# san-francisco - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Police are looking for Santa Claus because he robbed a bank
# Bad Santa
# Bad Santa

Police are looking for Santa Claus because he robbed a bank

Dec 17th 2014, 12:51 PM 6,555 Views 7 Comments

You’d think he’d stick out, right? Read on…

# san-francisco - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Nov 23rd 2014, 8:40 PM 29,752 Views 18 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the cost of water meters, a direct provision priest and unusual robbery in Dublin.

Window cleaner survives 11-story fall onto moving car
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

Window cleaner survives 11-story fall onto moving car

Nov 23rd 2014, 11:59 AM 20,548 Views 16 Comments

The man suffered critical injuries, but he was conscious, police said.

# san-francisco - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Kaepernick's 80-yard pass swings game for 49ers
# Ram Raid
From The42
# Ram Raid

Kaepernick's 80-yard pass swings game for 49ers

Oct 14th 2014, 10:04 AM 4,417 Views 2 Comments

Colin had his homework done.

# san-francisco - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

A 29-year-old woman explains why she's planned her death - next month
# Right To Die
# Right To Die

A 29-year-old woman explains why she's planned her death - next month

Oct 8th 2014, 6:33 PM 74,105 Views 195 Comments

“I don’t want to die. But I am dying. And I want to die on my own terms.”

# san-francisco - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Flanagan: 'Our commitment to Irish abroad remains strong'
# Diaspora
# Diaspora

Flanagan: 'Our commitment to Irish abroad remains strong'

Sep 28th 2014, 7:30 AM 4,963 Views 23 Comments

The Minister for Foreign Affairs will meet members of the Irish community in New York later today.

# san-francisco - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Charlie Flanagan says students who destroyed San Francisco apartment 'let Ireland down'
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Charlie Flanagan says students who destroyed San Francisco apartment 'let Ireland down'

Sep 23rd 2014, 9:08 AM 19,334 Views 80 Comments

The Foreign Affairs Minister has been speaking about the case this morning.

# san-francisco - Monday 22 September, 2014

USI calls on students who destroyed San Francisco apartment to pay up
# Making Amends
# Making Amends

USI calls on students who destroyed San Francisco apartment to pay up

Sep 22nd 2014, 9:14 PM 24,025 Views 40 Comments

Irish students trashed the property – breaking walls, doors and light fixtures.

# san-francisco - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Irish students who left destroyed apartment are shamed by the news in San Francisco
# Wreck The Gaf
# Wreck The Gaf

Irish students who left destroyed apartment are shamed by the news in San Francisco

Sep 20th 2014, 1:06 PM 164,740 Views 130 Comments

This is why we can’t have nice things.

# san-francisco - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

In pictures: Raging wildfires engulf homes in California
# Scorched
# Scorched

In pictures: Raging wildfires engulf homes in California

Sep 16th 2014, 7:22 PM 9,377 Views 5 Comments

Hundreds of people have been forced to evacuate.

# san-francisco - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Irish students' bacteria discovery could help feed the world
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

Irish students' bacteria discovery could help feed the world

Sep 6th 2014, 7:45 AM 13,334 Views 17 Comments

Now they’re on their way to San Francisco, where they will compete for a global award.

# san-francisco - Sunday 3 August, 2014

New app delivers medical marijuana to customer's door in 10 minutes
# Weed
# Weed

New app delivers medical marijuana to customer's door in 10 minutes

Aug 3rd 2014, 4:00 PM 14,169 Views 33 Comments

A new service is delivering cannabis to the people of San Francisco in less time than it takes to order a pizza.

# san-francisco - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Rare 1981 U2 clips featuring a very young Bono, and his Dub accent
# I Will Follow
From The Daily Edge
# I Will Follow

Rare 1981 U2 clips featuring a very young Bono, and his Dub accent

Jul 9th 2014, 5:55 PM 11,887 Views 17 Comments

The clips have been uploaded to YouTube.

# san-francisco - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Burger King made a new burger for Gay Pride... and it has a perfect message
# Proud Whopper
From The Daily Edge
# Proud Whopper

Burger King made a new burger for Gay Pride... and it has a perfect message

Jul 3rd 2014, 10:30 AM 4,741 Views 2 Comments

Wonderful.

# san-francisco - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Golden Gate Bridge to get $76 million suicide barrier
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

Golden Gate Bridge to get $76 million suicide barrier

Jun 28th 2014, 2:35 PM 18,819 Views 41 Comments

Since the structure opened in 1937, officials say more than 1,400 people have plunged to their deaths.

# san-francisco - Thursday 26 June, 2014

No-one could lay a bat on 'The Freak' in San Francisco
# Giant Among Men
From The42
# Giant Among Men

No-one could lay a bat on 'The Freak' in San Francisco

Jun 26th 2014, 8:38 PM 3,610 Views 2 Comments

Tim Lincecum was scarily good against the hapless San Diego Padres.

# san-francisco - Sunday 22 June, 2014

The app that only lets you say 'Yo' is hiring - and the job description is suitably minimalist
# No
# No

The app that only lets you say 'Yo' is hiring - and the job description is suitably minimalist

Jun 22nd 2014, 5:30 PM 13,949 Views 22 Comments

They’re not a fan of long sentences.

# san-francisco - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Enda is jetting off to sunny California to woo investors and secure jobs
# West Coast
# West Coast

Enda is jetting off to sunny California to woo investors and secure jobs

Jun 4th 2014, 6:33 AM 6,707 Views 52 Comments

The Taoiseach will be visiting several companies in both San Francisco and Silicon Valley.

# san-francisco - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Millionaire hides envelopes of cash around San Francisco
# Pay It Forward
From The Daily Edge
# Pay It Forward

Millionaire hides envelopes of cash around San Francisco

May 27th 2014, 6:00 PM 34,227 Views 26 Comments

The real estate moneybags wants to put a smile on people’s faces.

# san-francisco - Monday 19 May, 2014

Bosco isn't as sweet and innocent as you might think
# Out Of His Box
From The Daily Edge
# Out Of His Box

Bosco isn't as sweet and innocent as you might think

May 19th 2014, 5:26 PM 5,371 Views 2 Comments

New evidence suggests he’s AN ABSOLUTE MAD YOKE.

# san-francisco - Friday 18 April, 2014

Landlords evicting tenants for putting their homes on Airbnb
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

Landlords evicting tenants for putting their homes on Airbnb

Apr 18th 2014, 3:01 PM 23,984 Views 16 Comments

A petition has been set up calling on lawmakers in San Francisco to stop the evictions.