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# warning - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Fears that swarms of locusts will attack World Cup pitches this summer
# Warning
From The42
# Warning

Fears that swarms of locusts will attack World Cup pitches this summer

Feb 1st 2018, 1:06 PM 7,612 Views 9 Comments

There are concerns that the insects may target the match venues in Russia.

# warning - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Tsunami threat lifted for Canada and US after powerful earthquake off Alaska
# Warning
# Warning

Tsunami threat lifted for Canada and US after powerful earthquake off Alaska

Jan 23rd 2018, 6:25 PM 58,123 Views 42 Comments

The quake struck at 9.31am Irish time.

# warning - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Rain expected across the weekend with snow-ice warning for three counties
# Warning
# Warning

Rain expected across the weekend with snow-ice warning for three counties

Jan 20th 2018, 12:12 PM 19,311 Views 9 Comments

The outlook for the week is unsettled but less cold.

# warning - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Holding your nose and closing your mouth while you sneeze is a very bad idea
# Warning
# Warning

Holding your nose and closing your mouth while you sneeze is a very bad idea

Jan 16th 2018, 6:20 AM 57,529 Views 21 Comments

It caused one man to rupture the back of his throat, leaving him barely able to speak or swallow.

# warning - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Yellow wind warning issued as flooding risk remains
# Weather
# Weather

Yellow wind warning issued as flooding risk remains

Jan 4th 2018, 7:19 AM 10,563 Views 5 Comments

The warning will remain in place until 1pm today.

# warning - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Quads and scramblers warned to stay off roads after two crashes
# Injuries
# Injuries

Quads and scramblers warned to stay off roads after two crashes

Jan 3rd 2018, 10:29 PM 21,131 Views 48 Comments

Parents and users are being urged to be aware of the risks and dangers associated with riding these vehicles.

Risk of flooding overnight as another weather warning set to come into effect at 3am
# Storm Aftermath
# Storm Aftermath

Risk of flooding overnight as another weather warning set to come into effect at 3am

Jan 3rd 2018, 9:26 PM 43,326 Views 20 Comments

The National Emergency Coordination Group on severe weather convened this morning to assess the situation in the wake of Eleanor and to review the weather ahead.

# warning - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Hundreds of homes still without power as Storm Dylan passes through
# ESB
# ESB

Hundreds of homes still without power as Storm Dylan passes through

Dec 31st 2017, 11:04 AM 31,242 Views 18 Comments

The storm brought strong winds and high seas to parts of the country overnight.

# warning - Friday 22 December, 2017

'Don’t drink and drive, it could be the last trip you ever have'
# Because
# Because

'Don’t drink and drive, it could be the last trip you ever have'

Dec 22nd 2017, 2:26 PM 9,202 Views 19 Comments

Emergency services are joining forces for a new road safety campaign.

# warning - Friday 8 December, 2017

Status orange snow-ice warning in place for several counties
# Brrrrrrrrr
# Brrrrrrrrr

Status orange snow-ice warning in place for several counties

Dec 8th 2017, 7:24 AM 34,887 Views 16 Comments

Cavan, Monaghan, Donegal, Longford, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo will be worst affected.

# warning - Monday 4 December, 2017

Businesses warned to vigilant as over €700,000 lost in the past month from invoice fraud
# Invoice Redirect Fraud
# Invoice Redirect Fraud

Businesses warned to vigilant as over €700,000 lost in the past month from invoice fraud

Dec 4th 2017, 2:43 PM 13,362 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí said today that there had been numerous attempts by scammers to carry out invoice redirect fraud on businesses.

# warning - Sunday 3 December, 2017

HSE warns that elements of Scientology detox have 'no basis' in scientific fact
# Purification Rundown
# Purification Rundown

HSE warns that elements of Scientology detox have 'no basis' in scientific fact

Dec 3rd 2017, 12:05 AM 37,315 Views 111 Comments

The purification rundown costs €1500.

# warning - Monday 27 November, 2017

Doctors say more babies are getting potentially fatal whooping cough
# Warning
# Warning

Doctors say more babies are getting potentially fatal whooping cough

Nov 27th 2017, 3:26 PM 21,800 Views 15 Comments

The condition can have fatal consequences for babies up to three months of age.

# warning - Monday 20 November, 2017

Police urge West Ham fans not to dial 999
# Warning
From The42
# Warning

Police urge West Ham fans not to dial 999

Nov 20th 2017, 1:42 PM 10,378 Views 5 Comments

The Hammers suffered a 2-0 defeat at Watford on Sunday in David Moyes’s first match in charge.

# warning - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Irish football fans warned against buying tickets in Danish section
# Restriction
From The42
# Restriction

Irish football fans warned against buying tickets in Danish section

Nov 9th 2017, 10:49 AM 20,182 Views 56 Comments

“If they are capable of beating the security, stay quiet and take off the green jersey,” a DBU official added.

# warning - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

'It could be carnage': CPA issue warning over Master Fixtures Plan
# Warning
From The42
# Warning

'It could be carnage': CPA issue warning over Master Fixtures Plan

Nov 7th 2017, 11:44 AM 4,264 Views 8 Comments

“We need more leadership and direction from Croke Park.”

# warning - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Here's why you shouldn't wear novelty contact lenses this Halloween
# Eye Damage
# Eye Damage

Here's why you shouldn't wear novelty contact lenses this Halloween

Oct 28th 2017, 9:45 AM 23,081 Views 18 Comments

“Cosmetic or coloured contact lenses are often advertised as a fun product to wear but in reality they are extremely dangerous.”

'Don't ask me about Kane!' - Mourinho shoots down questions on Spurs star
# Warning
From The42
# Warning

'Don't ask me about Kane!' - Mourinho shoots down questions on Spurs star

Oct 28th 2017, 12:05 AM 6,503 Views 5 Comments

The Portuguese did not even allow journalists to speak about the Spurs star before making a pre-emptive strike

# warning - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Status red weather alert issued for entire country ahead of Ophelia's arrival
# Ophelia
# Ophelia

Status red weather alert issued for entire country ahead of Ophelia's arrival

Oct 15th 2017, 10:15 PM 461,744 Views 228 Comments

Rain can be expected over the country from tonight.

# warning - Monday 9 October, 2017

Jones: 'Cowboys will respect the flag or they won't play'
# Warning
From The42
# Warning

Jones: 'Cowboys will respect the flag or they won't play'

Oct 9th 2017, 11:32 AM 11,593 Views 10 Comments

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones warned his players to respect the United States flag.

# warning - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Entire population of Vanuatu island moved to safety as volcano threatens major eruption
# Ambae
# Ambae

Entire population of Vanuatu island moved to safety as volcano threatens major eruption

Sep 28th 2017, 10:37 AM 22,186 Views 19 Comments

It’s not clear when – or even if – the volcano will erupt.

# warning - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Minister warned it would be a 'serious mistake' to rush into appointing a new commissioner
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Minister warned it would be a 'serious mistake' to rush into appointing a new commissioner

Sep 27th 2017, 7:40 AM 6,347 Views 25 Comments

The Commission on the Future of Policing in Ireland wrote to Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan.

# warning - Monday 18 September, 2017

Britain downgrades terror threat from 'imminent' to 'highly likely'
# Warning
# Warning

Britain downgrades terror threat from 'imminent' to 'highly likely'

Sep 18th 2017, 7:13 AM 6,811 Views 24 Comments

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for Friday’s explosion.

# warning - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Researchers warn pregnant women that vaping might lead to increased asthma risk
# Vaping
# Vaping

Researchers warn pregnant women that vaping might lead to increased asthma risk

Sep 12th 2017, 6:20 AM 9,062 Views 34 Comments

The warning comes after researchers claimed to have found a link between vaping and an increased risk of asthma in offspring.

# warning - Saturday 9 September, 2017

Coast Guard urges care along Atlantic coasts and cliffs due to wind alert
# Caution
# Caution

Coast Guard urges care along Atlantic coasts and cliffs due to wind alert

Sep 9th 2017, 4:41 PM 13,441 Views 0 Comments

Very high seas are also forecast for tomorrow night and Monday morning.

# warning - Sunday 20 August, 2017

Don't forget the brolly: Heavy rain and localised flooding expected across the country
# Gert
# Gert

Don't forget the brolly: Heavy rain and localised flooding expected across the country

Aug 20th 2017, 12:19 PM 39,072 Views 33 Comments

The remnants of Hurricane Gert have arrived.

# warning - Saturday 19 August, 2017

Rainfall warning for 15 counties as impact of hurricane set to be felt in Ireland
# Rainfall
# Rainfall

Rainfall warning for 15 counties as impact of hurricane set to be felt in Ireland

Aug 19th 2017, 2:40 PM 61,154 Views 27 Comments

‘Unsettled and changeable’ weather is on the way over the next few days, says Met Éireann.

# warning - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Rainfall warning for five counties as US hurricane impacts on Irish weather
# Hurricane Gert
# Hurricane Gert

Rainfall warning for five counties as US hurricane impacts on Irish weather

Aug 17th 2017, 1:03 PM 46,922 Views 20 Comments

Spot flooding has been forecast tomorrow and there will be persistent and heavy rain this weekend.

# warning - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Here's how to make sure you don't fall victim to a fake rental scam
# Don't Get Caught Out
# Don't Get Caught Out

Here's how to make sure you don't fall victim to a fake rental scam

Aug 8th 2017, 2:11 PM 22,538 Views 10 Comments

This time of year usually sees a large spike in fake rentals on the market, gardaí have warned.

# warning - Saturday 5 August, 2017

Less than 5% of Irish people know what their weekly alcohol limit is
# Survey
# Survey

Less than 5% of Irish people know what their weekly alcohol limit is

Aug 5th 2017, 1:00 PM 15,951 Views 51 Comments

But over two-thirds of people said they were more aware of the harmful effects alcohol can have.

# warning - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Floating down the Liffey on an inflatable is all fun and games... but it's not safe
# Water Safety
# Water Safety

Floating down the Liffey on an inflatable is all fun and games... but it's not safe

Jul 25th 2017, 11:00 PM 36,371 Views 54 Comments

A number of people were photographed sitting in inflatable flamingos and unicorns in the river this afternoon.

# warning - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Status yellow rainfall warning issued for four counties
# Please Let The Sun Shine
# Please Let The Sun Shine

Status yellow rainfall warning issued for four counties

Jul 20th 2017, 9:08 AM 38,724 Views 21 Comments

Showers are expected to spread this afternoon, turning heavy with a risk of thunder.

# warning - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Warning as a number of Irish law firms targeted by scam emails
# Warning
# Warning

Warning as a number of Irish law firms targeted by scam emails

Jul 19th 2017, 10:04 PM 22,527 Views 9 Comments

Users have been advised not to open the email.

# warning - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Assad will pay a 'heavy price' if Syria launches another chemical attack, US warns
# Warning
# Warning

Assad will pay a 'heavy price' if Syria launches another chemical attack, US warns

Jun 27th 2017, 6:45 AM 7,946 Views 50 Comments

The US warned against any attack which could result in the “mass murder” of civilians.

# warning - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Water supplies running low in many areas due to dry weather
# Water Worries
# Water Worries

Water supplies running low in many areas due to dry weather

Jun 22nd 2017, 3:18 PM 12,736 Views 67 Comments

There are shortages in parts of Donegal, Galway and Westmeath.

# warning - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Dog owners warned to keep pets on a leash after 'savage' sheep attacks
# County Leash
# County Leash

Dog owners warned to keep pets on a leash after 'savage' sheep attacks

Jun 17th 2017, 7:40 AM 14,383 Views 50 Comments

The IFA has released a protocol for farmers to follow, which includes guidelines for when a farmer can shoot a dog.

# warning - Friday 16 June, 2017

National Lottery warns public about Euromillions phone scam
# Warning
# Warning

National Lottery warns public about Euromillions phone scam

Jun 16th 2017, 3:33 PM 21,293 Views 31 Comments

These calls appear to have escalated in the last few days, the National Lottery said.

# warning - Friday 9 June, 2017

Video sharing platforms will have to place warnings on harmful content which might incite terrorism
# Warning
# Warning

Video sharing platforms will have to place warnings on harmful content which might incite terrorism

Jun 9th 2017, 6:01 AM 4,729 Views 8 Comments

Communications Minister Denis Naughten said his department will begin work on the new law next year

# warning - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Rainfall warning extended to 13 counties until 10pm tonight
# Status Yellow
# Status Yellow

Rainfall warning extended to 13 counties until 10pm tonight

Jun 8th 2017, 4:42 PM 50,327 Views 32 Comments

Cork and Kerry have experienced the worst of the rain.

# warning - Friday 26 May, 2017

'Sonia paid for an error of judgement with her life' - family of murder victim urge caution on social media
# Warning
# Warning

'Sonia paid for an error of judgement with her life' - family of murder victim urge caution on social media

May 26th 2017, 6:00 PM 14,679 Views 5 Comments

Sonia Blount was murdered by Eric Locke at the Plaza Hotel in Tallaght, after being lured there by a fake Facebook profile, in 2014.