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# yikes - Monday 27 August, 2018

Ben Foden used dating app Bumble to announce that he's getting divorced from Una Healy
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# Ben Foden

Ben Foden used dating app Bumble to announce that he's getting divorced from Una Healy

Aug 27th 2018, 7:51 AM 21,830 Views 2 Comments

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# yikes - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

Demi Lovato had to apologise for a 'prank' that she played on her bodyguard From The Daily Edge

Demi Lovato had to apologise for a 'prank' that she played on her bodyguard

Jun 5th 2018, 12:45 PM 5,964 Views 0 Comments

People thought she’d gone way over the line and some classed it as sexual assault.

# yikes - Monday 21 May, 2018

Earth, Wind and Fire's Allee Willis has had her say on Taylor Swift's 'September' cover and she has not held back
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Earth, Wind and Fire's Allee Willis has had her say on Taylor Swift's 'September' cover and she has not held back

May 21st 2018, 1:45 PM 4,107 Views 0 Comments

The phrase ‘a drunk turtle dozing under a sunflower after ingesting a bottle of Valium’ makes an appearance.

# yikes - Sunday 29 April, 2018

20 of the weirdest reviews Irish people have left on Just Eat From The Daily Edge

20 of the weirdest reviews Irish people have left on Just Eat

Apr 29th 2018, 7:00 PM 18,357 Views 5 Comments

Don’t upset a hungry person.

# yikes - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Kim Kardashian is defending Kanye West from backlash he received for praising Donald Trump From The Daily Edge

Kim Kardashian is defending Kanye West from backlash he received for praising Donald Trump

Apr 26th 2018, 8:00 AM 4,556 Views 2 Comments

Kanye called Donald Trump his “brother” on Twitter, because they both have “dragon energy”.

# yikes - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

This comedian just admitted to lying about escaping 9/11 From The Daily Edge

This comedian just admitted to lying about escaping 9/11

Sep 16th 2015, 3:58 PM 5,581 Views 0 Comments

Comedian Steve Rannazzisi made the claim on WTF with Marc Maron.

# yikes - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Remarkably, no-one was hurt when this car was crushed by a truck
# Newlands Cross
# Newlands Cross

Remarkably, no-one was hurt when this car was crushed by a truck

Jul 8th 2015, 7:51 PM 36,460 Views 32 Comments

Yikes.

# yikes - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Here's how long it really takes to get out of shape
# Witness The Fitness
# Witness The Fitness

Here's how long it really takes to get out of shape

Jun 20th 2015, 3:00 PM 32,295 Views 17 Comments

An expert gives the lowdown.

# yikes - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

This lightning strike in Dublin was a little too close for comfort
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From The Daily Edge
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This lightning strike in Dublin was a little too close for comfort

May 19th 2015, 10:00 PM 5,805 Views 2 Comments

And loud. Very, very loud.

Watch: This lightning strike in Dublin was a little too close for comfort

Watch: This lightning strike in Dublin was a little too close for comfort

May 19th 2015, 9:16 PM 52,608 Views 29 Comments

And loud. Very, very loud.

# yikes - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Budweiser was forced to apologise after this 'unsavoury' tagline appeared on bottles From The Daily Edge

Budweiser was forced to apologise after this 'unsavoury' tagline appeared on bottles

Apr 28th 2015, 9:06 PM 7,457 Views 5 Comments

People have accused it of promoting “rape culture”.

# yikes - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Forget those US holidays because the euro could be worth 85c pretty soon
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# Yikes!

Forget those US holidays because the euro could be worth 85c pretty soon

Mar 11th 2015, 12:25 PM 27,388 Views 53 Comments

The currency has already hit a new 12-year low today.

# yikes - Saturday 7 March, 2015

This is what it's like to ride the world's tallest and fastest rollercoaster From The Daily Edge

This is what it's like to ride the world's tallest and fastest rollercoaster

Mar 7th 2015, 11:47 AM 4,931 Views 4 Comments

Stomach-churning.

# yikes - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Doing the '12 Pubs'? ... Here's what happens to your body after each one of those drinks
# Pints Of Pain
# Pints Of Pain

Doing the '12 Pubs'? ... Here's what happens to your body after each one of those drinks

Dec 13th 2014, 7:52 PM 68,466 Views 63 Comments

No-one does a ‘Four Pubs of Christmas’. But it might seem like a hell of a better idea, after reading this.

# yikes - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

An icy 'weather bomb' is whipping up five-storey waves in the North Atlantic
# Coast To Coast
# Coast To Coast

An icy 'weather bomb' is whipping up five-storey waves in the North Atlantic

Dec 9th 2014, 10:38 PM 7,112 Views 23 Comments

Western counties should expect gale force winds overnight.

# yikes - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Two window cleaners rescued from outside the 69th floor of the new World Trade Center
# Arrrrrrgh
# Arrrrrrgh

Two window cleaners rescued from outside the 69th floor of the new World Trade Center

Nov 12th 2014, 7:12 PM 28,764 Views 30 Comments

Their scaffolding collapsed while they were working at the building.

# yikes - Thursday 21 August, 2014

This is what NASA’s unmanned airplane looks like - and it’s terrifying

This is what NASA’s unmanned airplane looks like - and it’s terrifying

Aug 21st 2014, 1:54 PM 26,556 Views 37 Comments

It can hover like a helicopter and fly like a plane…

# yikes - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Torres and Mata in but no place for Isco in Spain's star-studded provisional WC squad
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From The42
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Torres and Mata in but no place for Isco in Spain's star-studded provisional WC squad

May 13th 2014, 12:26 PM 13,815 Views 27 Comments

Vicente del Bosque has announced a hugely impressive 30-man panel ahead of next month’s finals.

# yikes - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Brave Irish kid lets dad pull his tooth out with mini helicopter
# TECH TOOTH FAIRY
From The Daily Edge
# TECH TOOTH FAIRY

Brave Irish kid lets dad pull his tooth out with mini helicopter

Mar 25th 2014, 11:18 AM 2,565 Views 4 Comments

Who needs a dentist when you’ve got a daddy with a drone?

# yikes - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Minus 50 degrees you say? Let's go for a dip....

Minus 50 degrees you say? Let's go for a dip....

Mar 1st 2014, 10:00 AM 9,283 Views 7 Comments

Two adventurers planning the first Irish trek to the North Pole have been acclimatising themselves in remote northern Canada.

# yikes - Saturday 30 November, 2013

NFL star Devin Hester raced a cheetah... and won
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From The42
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NFL star Devin Hester raced a cheetah... and won

Nov 30th 2013, 4:10 PM 7,039 Views 1 Comment

The Chicago Bears wide receiver performed the stunt for a documentary.

# yikes - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Wild Goat Is Braver Than You Pic of the Day
# Gulp
# Gulp

Wild Goat Is Braver Than You Pic of the Day

Nov 20th 2013, 3:23 PM 21,962 Views 40 Comments

Don’t look down.

# yikes - Monday 16 September, 2013

Tiger playing with dogs is simultaneously kind of lovely and absolutely terrifying
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Tiger playing with dogs is simultaneously kind of lovely and absolutely terrifying

Sep 16th 2013, 8:53 AM 2,828 Views 5 Comments

Or neither. You decide.

# yikes - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Eight injured as plane lands nose-first in New York
# Close Call
# Close Call

Eight injured as plane lands nose-first in New York

Jul 23rd 2013, 11:56 AM 17,321 Views 24 Comments

The plane carrying 150 people collapsed on landing at La Guardia airport.

# yikes - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

Oil prices hit massive spike in last 24 hours

Oil prices hit massive spike in last 24 hours

Jul 3rd 2013, 1:46 PM 9,835 Views 43 Comments

Egypt’s political trouble causes concern – and Portugal crisis is affecting markets worldwide.

# yikes - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Fear or phobia: The science of being afraid
# The Fear
# The Fear

Fear or phobia: The science of being afraid

Jun 23rd 2013, 5:30 PM 8,009 Views 15 Comments

The only thing to fear is fear itself – except that sometimes it can seem like other things are a lot scarier…

# yikes - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

HSBC to pay $1.9 billion to settle money laundering probe
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

HSBC to pay $1.9 billion to settle money laundering probe

Dec 11th 2012, 7:49 AM 3,238 Views 13 Comments

Banking giant HSBC paid the huge sum to settle allegations of money laundering that were said to have helped terrorists and Iran.

# yikes - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Disney has a creepy new robot you can play catch with

Disney has a creepy new robot you can play catch with

Dec 1st 2012, 9:45 AM 4,313 Views 7 Comments

He even shrugs if he misses the ball.

# yikes - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Eurozone and EU economies shrank in second quarter of 2012
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# Yikes!

Eurozone and EU economies shrank in second quarter of 2012

Aug 14th 2012, 11:00 AM 2,019 Views 7 Comments

Figures compiled by Eurostat show that economic output in both the eurozone, and the EU as a whole, is down.

# yikes - Monday 18 June, 2012

Euro crisis: Spanish cost of borrowing hits 7pc as investors seek safety
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Euro crisis: Spanish cost of borrowing hits 7pc as investors seek safety

Jun 18th 2012, 10:39 AM 2,121 Views 13 Comments

The costs had fallen after Greece’s election, but are back up this morning as the fear of contagion remains…

# yikes - Saturday 28 April, 2012

VIDEO: Scary Plane Landing of the Day

VIDEO: Scary Plane Landing of the Day

Apr 28th 2012, 4:05 PM 10,071 Views 27 Comments

If you’re afraid of flying you may want to look away now.

# yikes - Monday 2 April, 2012

Leipheimer 'lucky to be alive' after training crash
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From The42
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Leipheimer 'lucky to be alive' after training crash

Apr 2nd 2012, 3:15 PM 214 Views 0 Comments

American cyclist Levi Leipheimer was fortunate to avoid serious injury when struck by a car during a training ride in California.

# yikes - Sunday 1 April, 2012

There's another reason not to eat fast food...
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There's another reason not to eat fast food...

Apr 1st 2012, 7:30 PM 19,769 Views 57 Comments

…It can bring you down, man.

# yikes - Saturday 14 January, 2012

Men arrested for chasing children with hatchets
# Hatchet Job
# Hatchet Job

Men arrested for chasing children with hatchets

Jan 14th 2012, 3:41 PM 4,918 Views 11 Comments

The local children were chased down Clonmeen Drive in Derry by two men in their 40s.

# yikes - Thursday 22 December, 2011

Newly-discovered 'roasted' planets may provide clues about Earth's future demise From The Daily Edge

Newly-discovered 'roasted' planets may provide clues about Earth's future demise

Dec 22nd 2011, 10:06 AM 1,639 Views 2 Comments

The two Earth-sized planets were discovered by a NASA team in the Kepler-20 star system.

# yikes - Monday 1 August, 2011

Guess who: When court sketches go wrong...
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From The Daily Edge
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Guess who: When court sketches go wrong...

Aug 1st 2011, 1:52 PM 1,094 Views 2 Comments

How many of these famous faces can you identify from their official court sketch?

# yikes - Thursday 29 July, 2010

Tarantula warning issued for Manchester
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Tarantula warning issued for Manchester

Jul 29th 2010, 4:15 PM 194 Views 0 Comments

RSPCA warns of nasty surprises in gardens.