Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 8 °C Saturday 4 April, 2020

#Arizona

From TheJournal.ie Fatal flood opens old wounds for an isolated, polygamous sect with a dark past A River Ran Through It

Fatal flood opens old wounds for an isolated, polygamous sect with a dark past

A divided religious community led by a convicted child abuser lost 12 women and children this week.

From TheJournal.ie Someone keeps shooting at cars on this American highway and motorists are terrified Arizona

Someone keeps shooting at cars on this American highway and motorists are terrified

The Arizona highway has been the scene of 11 confirmed shootings over the last two weeks.

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: Police officer arrests naked woman after 'illegally' entering her house Disturbing

WATCH: Police officer arrests naked woman after 'illegally' entering her house

A police report says the officer forced her to “look into his eyes” as he “lectured” her, in handcuffs.

From TheJournal.ie Bikers armed with assault rifles tried to hold a "Mohammed cartoon contest" outside a mosque Arizona
From TheJournal.ie This incredible Arizona boulder home is like something out of Star Trek This House Rocks
From TheJournal.ie One dead and five wounded in shooting attacks in US suburb Breaking

One dead and five wounded in shooting attacks in US suburb

The suspect – a bald, white man in his 40s – is still at large.

From TheJournal.ie Mother's plea to thieves who stole her baby boy's ashes but left the box storing them Left Behind
From The42 Conor McGregor talks rugby, the Super Bowl and a likely July date for Jose Aldo fight July Please... This post contains videos

Conor McGregor talks rugby, the Super Bowl and a likely July date for Jose Aldo fight

The Dubliner was in Arizona before Sunday’s big game.

Weatherman deals admirably with graphics cock up

“Get out while you still can”.

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: 'Monsoon' flood rips through Arizona desert region That Was Unexpected

WATCH: 'Monsoon' flood rips through Arizona desert region

“How could the desert flood?” Here’s how…

From TheJournal.ie Convicted murderer takes two hours to die in botched execution Lethal Injection

Convicted murderer takes two hours to die in botched execution

Joseph Wood had “been gasping and snorting for more than an hour,” his legal team said.

From TheJournal.ie Want to be a space tourist? Company gets lift off for balloons which go 20 miles above Earth Up Up And Away

Want to be a space tourist? Company gets lift off for balloons which go 20 miles above Earth

How much will it cost, you ask? A mere €55,000…

Thieves pay back restaurant owner after he shamed them on Facebook

Nobody likes being shamed on Facebook.

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested for trying to shoot the moon Shoot The Moon

Man arrested for trying to shoot the moon

Literally. Shoot the moon. With a handgun.

65-year-old woman told to stop cartwheeling at public meetings

She just wants to tumble!

Animal shelter takes in enormous 2.5 stone cat

The cat’s name is Meatball, appropriately.

From TheJournal.ie Gabby Giffords was almost killed by a gunman three years ago, today she skydived Gabrielle Giffords

Gabby Giffords was almost killed by a gunman three years ago, today she skydived

Six people were killed and 12 others, including former congresswoman Giffords, were injured in the 2011 shooting in Arizona.

Couple call 911 because they didn't get hash browns at McDonalds

“We had no other choice,” Michael Smith told reporters afterwards.

From The42 Gascoigne arrested for alleged drunken assault Problems

Gascoigne arrested for alleged drunken assault

The Daily Mirror newspaper reported that during the incident he had held a security guard by the throat.

From TheJournal.ie Hotter planet will increase risk of wildfires Warning

Hotter planet will increase risk of wildfires

The nature of wildfires is changing – in the US, they eat through twice as many acres per year as they did 40 years ago.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning. Here are the nine things to know before you start your day.

From TheJournal.ie Whole crew of 'hotshot firefighters' die in US wildfire Tragedy

Whole crew of 'hotshot firefighters' die in US wildfire

Nineteen firefighters died yesterday afternoon in Arizona – the largest death toll of firefighters on duty since the 9/11 attacks.

From TheJournal.ie Video: US daredevil walks over Grand Canyon on tiny tightrope Live Wire

Video: US daredevil walks over Grand Canyon on tiny tightrope

“My arms are aching like you couldn’t believe,” 34-year-old Nik Wallenda said after he completed the walk on the wire some 1,500 feet (457 metres) above the ground.

From TheJournal.ie How this plane is travelling across America without any fuel Solar Power

How this plane is travelling across America without any fuel

Powered entirely by the sun, the plane can fly by day or night but it will never be able to carry passengers.

From TheJournal.ie Gabby Giffords asks American public to sign petition for gun laws Gun Laws

Gabby Giffords asks American public to sign petition for gun laws

The former congresswoman, who nearly died in a 2011 shooting, makes a strong plea.

From TheJournal.ie Question marks over conviction as man is released after 42 years in jail United States

Question marks over conviction as man is released after 42 years in jail

Louis Taylor was convicted of lighting a fire in a US hotel in 1970 which killed 29 people. After 42 years of maintaining his innocence, he has been released.

From The42 McDowell produces masterclass to beat Lowry at WGC World Matchplay Northern Soul

McDowell produces masterclass to beat Lowry at WGC World Matchplay

GMac will play Jason Day in the quarter-final after a superb front nine did for the Offaly giantkiller.

From TheJournal.ie Holy cash cow Batman! Original Batmobile sells for $4.2 million Pow!

Holy cash cow Batman! Original Batmobile sells for $4.2 million

The original 19-foot car was used in the Batman television series in the 1960s.

From TheJournal.ie Gunman gets life for Arizona shooting that wounded Congresswoman Arizona

Gunman gets life for Arizona shooting that wounded Congresswoman

Jared Lee Loughner has been sentenced to serve seven consecutive life sentences, plus 140 years in federal prison for the January 2011 shooting rampage that killed six people and wounded 13 others.

Two million people watch Justin Bieber puke on stage... Milk Was A Bad Choice This post contains videos

Two million people watch Justin Bieber puke on stage...

… are you about to join them? Bonus footage of dancers prancing through the sick.

From TheJournal.ie Fox News shows live footage of man shooting himself Fox News This post contains videos

Fox News shows live footage of man shooting himself

The presenter then issued an apology, stating that the broadcaster “really messed up”.

From TheJournal.ie Jared Lee Loughner pleads guilty to Arizona shooting rampage Arizona

Jared Lee Loughner pleads guilty to Arizona shooting rampage

Loughner, 23, has pleaded guilty to killing six people and wounding 13 others, including then-Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.

From TheJournal.ie Autistic man survives 3-week ordeal in Utah desert Incredible

Autistic man survives 3-week ordeal in Utah desert

A local deputy who had recently completed training in search and rescue operations for people with autism helped to locate the man in the sprawling desert – using a very interesting tip.

From TheJournal.ie Massive investment planned for Intel's Leixlip plant Chips

Massive investment planned for Intel's Leixlip plant

CEO Paul Otellini hinted at the expansion during an investor meeting earlier this month.

From TheJournal.ie Man caught smuggling cocaine in wheelchair Smuggling

Man caught smuggling cocaine in wheelchair

US border protection agents noticed something strange about the wheelchair cushion…

From TheJournal.ie Child abductions from home relatively rare, say US experts Missing Children

Child abductions from home relatively rare, say US experts

Police say they continue to keep an open mind in their investigation into the disappearance of Isabel Mercedes Celis, 6.

From TheJournal.ie Tucson police investigate disappearance of girl, 6, from family home Missing Child

Tucson police investigate disappearance of girl, 6, from family home

Search was launched on Saturday morning after parents reported the young child missing.

From TheJournal.ie Massive search underway for six-year-old Isabel amid kidnapping fears USA

Massive search underway for six-year-old Isabel amid kidnapping fears

Police in Arizona say that the young girl vanished from her bedroom in Tucson.