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# vancouver - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Close-run thing with NZ the highlight as Ireland 7s struggle in Vancouver
# Mixing It
From The42
# Mixing It

Close-run thing with NZ the highlight as Ireland 7s struggle in Vancouver

Mar 8th 2020, 2:46 AM 7,234 Views 10 Comments

Anthony Eddy’s side pushed New Zealandclose after losing to Spain in Vancouver.

# vancouver - Saturday 8 December, 2018

England, Scotland drawn alongside Japan in same Women's World Cup group
# PARIS 2019
From The42
# PARIS 2019

England, Scotland drawn alongside Japan in same Women's World Cup group

Dec 8th 2018, 7:03 PM 3,153 Views 0 Comments

World champions United States are drawn alongside Sweden, Thailand and Chile.

# vancouver - Sunday 29 April, 2018

Body of 26-year-old Mayo man recovered in Canada
# David Gavin
# David Gavin

Body of 26-year-old Mayo man recovered in Canada

Apr 29th 2018, 1:37 PM 53,081 Views 7 Comments

Today the young man’s football club Breaffy GAA club confirmed the news, with “great relief and a lot of sadness”.

# vancouver - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

French waiter fired for rudeness says it is 'discrimination against my culture'
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

French waiter fired for rudeness says it is 'discrimination against my culture'

Mar 27th 2018, 3:11 PM 20,805 Views 0 Comments

Guillaume Rey, who worked at a Vancouver restaurant, filed a complaint with British Columbia’s Human Rights Tribunal.

# vancouver - Saturday 9 December, 2017

This Irish woman flew all the way to Vancouver to give her hungover brother a Lucozade
# Hangover Cure
From The Daily Edge
# Hangover Cure

This Irish woman flew all the way to Vancouver to give her hungover brother a Lucozade

Dec 9th 2017, 10:48 AM 12,765 Views 14 Comments

Well if anyone deserves a World’s Best Sister mug…

# vancouver - Saturday 11 November, 2017

'Previously they'd have driven off on their lunch break and used in the car. If they overdosed they would have died'
# Supervised Injecting
# Supervised Injecting

'Previously they'd have driven off on their lunch break and used in the car. If they overdosed they would have died'

Nov 11th 2017, 10:00 PM 39,488 Views 27 Comments

A Dublin drug project worker on her recent visit to Vancouver’s injecting centre: “Almost everyone said to me they’d be dead without the place.”

# vancouver - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Stuntwoman killed in motorbike accident on set of Deadpool 2
# Vancouver
# Vancouver

Stuntwoman killed in motorbike accident on set of Deadpool 2

Aug 15th 2017, 9:58 AM 25,066 Views 12 Comments

Ryan Reynolds posted to Instagram, saying that the cast and crew were “heartbroken, shocked and devastated”.

# vancouver - Thursday 2 February, 2017

Wexford's Lee Chin is going trying out ice hockey with Canadian side in Vancouver
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

Wexford's Lee Chin is going trying out ice hockey with Canadian side in Vancouver

Feb 2nd 2017, 1:21 PM 11,631 Views 19 Comments

It’s all part of AIB’s ‘The Toughest Trade’ series.

# vancouver - Saturday 7 January, 2017

"It's hard to escape it": The Canadian city at the epicentre of an opioid epidemic
# Vancouver
# Vancouver

"It's hard to escape it": The Canadian city at the epicentre of an opioid epidemic

Jan 7th 2017, 8:30 AM 28,833 Views 17 Comments

Officials declared an emergency in the spring after a surge in availability of cheap synthetic fentanyl.

# vancouver - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Former UFC lightweight champ Pettis gets tough introduction to life at featherweight
# Fresh Start
From The42
# Fresh Start

Former UFC lightweight champ Pettis gets tough introduction to life at featherweight

Jun 16th 2016, 11:53 AM 5,306 Views 3 Comments

After three defeats, he’s aiming to revive his career in the division where Conor McGregor is the champion.

# vancouver - Saturday 27 February, 2016

11 things Irish people in Canada want you to know
# Oh Canada
From The Daily Edge
# Oh Canada

11 things Irish people in Canada want you to know

Feb 27th 2016, 8:15 PM 22,557 Views 12 Comments

So we can skip the questions at Christmas.

# vancouver - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

One of Canada's biggest emigrant hotspots has a new direct flight from Dublin
# Coast To Coast
# Coast To Coast

One of Canada's biggest emigrant hotspots has a new direct flight from Dublin

Nov 25th 2015, 4:45 PM 27,042 Views 36 Comments

They direct flights will begin next summer.

# vancouver - Friday 15 May, 2015

The Edge falls off stage, makes inevitable pun
# Rattle And Hum
# Rattle And Hum

The Edge falls off stage, makes inevitable pun

May 15th 2015, 1:27 PM 36,301 Views 62 Comments

U2 kicked off their world tour last night.

# vancouver - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Daughter, mother and sister all dead as father posts on Facebook that he killed them
# Vancouver
# Vancouver

Daughter, mother and sister all dead as father posts on Facebook that he killed them

May 9th 2015, 10:12 AM 68,166 Views 32 Comments

Randy Janzen is also believed to have burned himself to death.

# vancouver - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

11 shocking realisations every Irish person goes through in Canada
# Oh Canada
From The Daily Edge
# Oh Canada

11 shocking realisations every Irish person goes through in Canada

Apr 15th 2015, 3:00 PM 36,649 Views 15 Comments

It’s wonderful, but there are some things you should know.

# vancouver - Friday 23 January, 2015

Dublin is almost the best city in the world for North Americans to live in
# So Close
# So Close

Dublin is almost the best city in the world for North Americans to live in

Jan 23rd 2015, 10:49 AM 21,318 Views 24 Comments

Surprisingly, second only to a city in North America

# vancouver - Sunday 31 August, 2014

A billionaire is selling this island. The price tag? A mere $75 million
# Islands In The Stream
# Islands In The Stream

A billionaire is selling this island. The price tag? A mere $75 million

Aug 31st 2014, 4:00 PM 29,629 Views 48 Comments

A steal at twice the price, we’re sure.

# vancouver - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Living in Australia or Canada? Good choice says The Economist, Dublin not so much
# Grass Is Greener
# Grass Is Greener

Living in Australia or Canada? Good choice says The Economist, Dublin not so much

Aug 20th 2014, 5:39 PM 31,026 Views 50 Comments

Melbourne is the best city to live worldwide but Dublin is way down the list.

# vancouver - Sunday 6 July, 2014

GAA in Vancouver - providing a vital link to home for 40 years and counting
# Seriously West Coast
From The42
# Seriously West Coast

GAA in Vancouver - providing a vital link to home for 40 years and counting

Jul 6th 2014, 9:43 PM 4,846 Views 6 Comments

The Irish Social and Sporting Club is going strong in Canada’s western province.

# vancouver - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Canadian police investigating Pamela Anderson rape claims
# Investigation
# Investigation

Canadian police investigating Pamela Anderson rape claims

May 22nd 2014, 10:12 PM 37,364 Views 26 Comments

The actress claimed that she had been raped by a babysitter, a boyfriend and others.

# vancouver - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

And we think Dublin is bad? This $600,000 house is the cheapest in Vancouver
# Canada
# Canada

And we think Dublin is bad? This $600,000 house is the cheapest in Vancouver

Apr 2nd 2014, 6:43 PM 29,128 Views 59 Comments

“Bargain basement”, apparently.

# vancouver - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Drumroll, please... The top ten "most liveable cities" in the world have been named
# Where In The World
# Where In The World

Drumroll, please... The top ten "most liveable cities" in the world have been named

Aug 28th 2013, 10:16 PM 34,748 Views 102 Comments

Statistically, it’s unlikely you live in any of them.

# vancouver - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Canadian woman steals back stolen bicycle
# I Want To Ride My Bicycle
# I Want To Ride My Bicycle

Canadian woman steals back stolen bicycle

Aug 27th 2013, 10:57 PM 23,002 Views 44 Comments

“Was it smart? Probably not. Was it badass as all hell? Damn straight!” said one commenter.

# vancouver - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

89 jobs in jeopardy in Cork as Big Fish Games closes Europe HQ
# Big Fish Closure
# Big Fish Closure

89 jobs in jeopardy in Cork as Big Fish Games closes Europe HQ

Aug 21st 2013, 10:26 PM 10,094 Views 26 Comments

The company has announced a global restructuring process, and has entered into a 30-day consultation period with staff.

# vancouver - Monday 22 July, 2013

Irish student in coma after Vancouver car crash
# Canada
# Canada

Irish student in coma after Vancouver car crash

Jul 22nd 2013, 4:12 PM 17,725 Views 4 Comments

Luke Carey, who is from Dublin, is in an induced coma following the crash, which occurred over the weekend.

# vancouver - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Jul 17th 2013, 8:50 AM 9,601 Views 12 Comments

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

# vancouver - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Autopsy and toxicology on Glee star Cory Monteith completed
# Cory Monteith
From The Daily Edge
# Cory Monteith

Autopsy and toxicology on Glee star Cory Monteith completed

Jul 16th 2013, 10:40 AM 3,083 Views 0 Comments

Tributes from fans and co-stars have been pouring in for the Canadian actor.

# vancouver - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Remember the ice hockey coach who tripped a kid? He's going to jail
# Ice Hockey
From The42
# Ice Hockey

Remember the ice hockey coach who tripped a kid? He's going to jail

Feb 27th 2013, 10:55 AM 1,993 Views 3 Comments

Martin Tremblay, 48, pleaded guilty to one count of assault after this video spread on the internet.

# vancouver - Monday 24 December, 2012

Open thread: Leave a Christmas message for your family and friends
# Over To You
# Over To You

Open thread: Leave a Christmas message for your family and friends

Dec 24th 2012, 8:00 PM 14,034 Views 104 Comments

Spending Christmas abroad? Send your thoughts to loved ones back home – or vice versa.

# vancouver - Friday 3 August, 2012

Canucks hockey star to take part in Vancouver Pride Parade
# Pride
From The42
# Pride

Canucks hockey star to take part in Vancouver Pride Parade

Aug 3rd 2012, 4:33 PM 716 Views 0 Comments

Manny Malhotra will be joined at the event by Cutting Edges – the ‘only gay hockey club in Western Canada’.

# vancouver - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Body parts sent to schools in Canada may be linked to arrested porn star
# Body Parts
# Body Parts

Body parts sent to schools in Canada may be linked to arrested porn star

Jun 6th 2012, 8:34 AM 3,979 Views 3 Comments

Police have yet to confirm if the human hand and foot sent to Vancouver schools are linked to the murder case involving former Canadian porn star Luka Rocco Magnotta.

# vancouver - Saturday 2 June, 2012

In pictures: Fancy your own private island?
# Island Living
From The Daily Edge
# Island Living

In pictures: Fancy your own private island?

Jun 2nd 2012, 6:30 PM 8,141 Views 10 Comments

James Island carries a $75m price tag and comes complete with an airstrip, 780 acres and guaranteed solitude.

# vancouver - Sunday 25 December, 2011

Bumper Sitdown Sunday: 12 deadly reads for Christmas
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Bumper Sitdown Sunday: 12 deadly reads for Christmas

Dec 25th 2011, 11:00 AM 68 Views 0 Comments

A special double edition of the very best writing from around the web.

# vancouver - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Watch: Black bear hitches a ride on Canadian rubbish truck
# Vancouver
From The Daily Edge
# Vancouver

Watch: Black bear hitches a ride on Canadian rubbish truck

Dec 14th 2011, 11:45 AM 2,662 Views 7 Comments

A Vancouver dump truck team were surprised to discover they had an unusual passenger during Monday’s rounds…

# vancouver - Thursday 16 June, 2011

Gallery: Riots in Vancouver after hockey team thrashed in Stanley Cup decider
# Vancouver
# Vancouver

Gallery: Riots in Vancouver after hockey team thrashed in Stanley Cup decider

Jun 16th 2011, 9:36 AM 1,320 Views 5 Comments

The Vancouver Canucks are beaten 4-0 by the Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup decider – and fans aren’t best pleased.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Jun 16th 2011, 8:37 AM 2,203 Views 0 Comments

Nine things to know this morning, including: the ECB mulls over Ireland’s plan to burn Anglo bondholders, the government’s 100th day in power, and a longstanding Bloomsday riddle is finally solved…

# vancouver - Tuesday 22 February, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Feb 22nd 2011, 8:14 AM 2,338 Views 0 Comments

Nine things to know, including: New Zealand earthquake kills 65; GE11 campaign focuses on children and jobs; Vancouver ranked best city to live in; and scientists develop cancer-inhibiting enzyme.

# vancouver - Tuesday 8 February, 2011

Georgia's fury at allegations Vancouver knew of deadly luge track
# Winter Olympics
From The42
# Winter Olympics

Georgia's fury at allegations Vancouver knew of deadly luge track

Feb 8th 2011, 3:38 PM 675 Views 0 Comments

Georgian organisers are incensed that the organiser of the Winter Olympics knew how dangerous the luge track really was.