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Sawn-off shotgun and ammunition found stashed in Offaly graveyard
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Sawn-off shotgun and ammunition found stashed in Offaly graveyard

Aug 15th 2013, 4:32 PM 7,259 Views 19 Comments

An examination of the scene is ongoing and no arrests have been made so far.

Meet the olinguito: New mammal species wrongly identified for 100 years
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Meet the olinguito: New mammal species wrongly identified for 100 years

Aug 15th 2013, 4:13 PM 11,056 Views 40 Comments

It is the first New World carnivore to be identified in 35 years.

EC Commission to investigate junior doctors' long working hours
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EC Commission to investigate junior doctors' long working hours

Aug 15th 2013, 3:29 PM 6,400 Views 18 Comments

The IMO says it plans to outline “the HSE’s ongoing failure to comply with the European Working Time Directive” when it meets the Commission.

Cyclist in her 20s killed after being hit by truck in Blackrock
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Cyclist in her 20s killed after being hit by truck in Blackrock

Aug 15th 2013, 2:31 PM 49,051 Views 126 Comments

The accident happened on the Frascati Road at Carysfort Avenue.

High Court judge Mr Justice Kevin Feeney dies suddenly aged 61
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High Court judge Mr Justice Kevin Feeney dies suddenly aged 61

Aug 15th 2013, 1:28 PM 20,347 Views 24 Comments

He passed away while on holiday in Ballycotton, Co Cork.

Pics: Remembering the Omagh bomb that killed 29 people 15 years ago today
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Pics: Remembering the Omagh bomb that killed 29 people 15 years ago today

Aug 15th 2013, 1:04 PM 14,631 Views 145 Comments

The Real IRA planted the bomb in a parked car on Market Street in 1998.

278 newborn babies' blood group identified incorrectly due to label error
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278 newborn babies' blood group identified incorrectly due to label error

Aug 15th 2013, 11:28 AM 7,560 Views 28 Comments

It was also revealed that 30 mothers may have required anti-D but did not get it.

Victim, 16, tells her Ask.fm followers about her kidnap and family's murder
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Victim, 16, tells her Ask.fm followers about her kidnap and family's murder

Aug 14th 2013, 6:00 PM 34,725 Views 36 Comments

Hannah Anderson went online barely 48 hours after her rescue last Saturday following a manhunt across the United States.

Visitors warned to stay away from Mayo General Hospital
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Visitors warned to stay away from Mayo General Hospital

Aug 14th 2013, 5:17 PM 10,073 Views 18 Comments

There has been a rise in the number of people with the virus in the community over the past number of weeks.

In pics: The guy that got 9 A1s and other Leaving Cert students' results
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In pics: The guy that got 9 A1s and other Leaving Cert students' results

Aug 14th 2013, 2:48 PM 39,737 Views 78 Comments

Mark Berney from Gorey Community College, County Wexford got 9 A1s.

Médecins Sans Frontières closes centres in Somalia after attacks on staff
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Médecins Sans Frontières closes centres in Somalia after attacks on staff

Aug 14th 2013, 1:21 PM 4,009 Views 17 Comments

After 22 years of work, MSF blames civilians leaders’ tolerance of these abuses.

Experienced surgeons mean breast cancer patients need less surgery
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Experienced surgeons mean breast cancer patients need less surgery

Aug 14th 2013, 10:53 AM 5,308 Views 25 Comments

Women who had their first surgery in a hospital treating a large number of breast cancer patients were less likely to have a second operation.

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
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Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Aug 13th 2013, 9:42 PM 9,431 Views 1 Comment

Everyone’s talking about John Dundon guilty of murder, Ryanair and how much parents spend on college-going children.

Judge orders baby Messiah's name to be changed as 'there's only one Jesus'
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Judge orders baby Messiah's name to be changed as 'there's only one Jesus'

Aug 13th 2013, 8:01 PM 15,877 Views 66 Comments

The baby boy’s mother is appealing the judge’s order.

Michaella says she's innocent, optimistic about court and misses home
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Michaella says she's innocent, optimistic about court and misses home

Aug 13th 2013, 7:59 PM 33,452 Views 71 Comments

The 20-year-old Irish woman and her British friend Melissa Reid are due in court court tomorrow.

Attorney General says Dáil recall to debate transplant legislation is 'redundant'
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Attorney General says Dáil recall to debate transplant legislation is 'redundant'

Aug 13th 2013, 5:11 PM 7,679 Views 15 Comments

Senator Mark Daly said that “this is the first time in the history of the State the government has published advice from the Attorney General”.

Two men arrested as shotgun and methedrone found in Antrim
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Two men arrested as shotgun and methedrone found in Antrim

Aug 13th 2013, 2:34 PM 3,361 Views 8 Comments

The men, both aged 29, are currently assisting detectives at Antrim police station

Seamus Higgins, 22, missing in Ennis, Co Clare
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Seamus Higgins, 22, missing in Ennis, Co Clare

Aug 12th 2013, 10:51 PM 24,127 Views 34 Comments

Seamus was last spotted leaving his residence at Dun na hInse on the Lahinch Road in Ennis on Saturday.

Here Is What Happened Today: Monday
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Here Is What Happened Today: Monday

Aug 12th 2013, 10:07 PM 20,998 Views 19 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Ryanair to sue Channel 4 Dispatches, Aer Arann strike and testicle-eating fish.

Ryanair to sue Channel 4 over Dispatches programme on pilots and safety
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Ryanair to sue Channel 4 over Dispatches programme on pilots and safety

Aug 12th 2013, 9:23 PM 34,336 Views 178 Comments

A strongly worded statement from Ryanair this evening refuted what they described as “false and defamatory claims”.

Mayor of town where Jill Meagher was murdered visits her family in Drogheda
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Mayor of town where Jill Meagher was murdered visits her family in Drogheda

Aug 12th 2013, 8:08 PM 7,561 Views 9 Comments

Meagher had been living in Moreland, Melbourne when she was raped and murdered by 41-year-old Adrian Bayley.

Petition to prevent homeless centre moving next to children's sports club
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Petition to prevent homeless centre moving next to children's sports club

Aug 12th 2013, 6:18 PM 11,475 Views 114 Comments

The Peter McVerry Trust is set to open an emergency homeless centre in the area in place of a safe place for young, homeless people.

Sectarian assault and robbery on two teens in Antrim
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Sectarian assault and robbery on two teens in Antrim

Aug 12th 2013, 4:33 PM 5,013 Views 47 Comments

The PSNI are appealing for witnesses to the assault that happened on Saturday evening.

Women drivers see the biggest increase in motoring costs
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Women drivers see the biggest increase in motoring costs

Aug 12th 2013, 6:30 AM 8,687 Views 92 Comments

General motor costs, car tax and driving licences all increased over the last 12 months while the price of petrol decreased.

Here Is What Happened Today: Sunday
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Here Is What Happened Today: Sunday

Aug 11th 2013, 8:03 PM 12,127 Views 7 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Michaella McCollum Connolly, the controversial Republican parade and the 14 people rescued at sea.

In pics: Controversial Republican parade passes peacefully in Tyrone
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In pics: Controversial Republican parade passes peacefully in Tyrone

Aug 11th 2013, 6:52 PM 12,839 Views 281 Comments

A minority of protesters shouted angrily and one demonstrator temporarily broke through a security barrier amid emotional scenes.

Three anglers rescued after boat capsized off Waterford coast
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Three anglers rescued after boat capsized off Waterford coast

Aug 11th 2013, 5:45 PM 6,001 Views 11 Comments

One man managed to swim to shore and the remaining three were recovered by the Tramore RNLI inshore lifeboat crew.

Motorcyclist, 26, dies after collision with Audi car in Co Tyrone
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Motorcyclist, 26, dies after collision with Audi car in Co Tyrone

Aug 11th 2013, 5:05 PM 5,438 Views 14 Comments

Police in Northern Ireland are appealing for witnesses to the crash.

Man, 28, in serious condition after car hit a ditch in Limerick
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Man, 28, in serious condition after car hit a ditch in Limerick

Aug 11th 2013, 4:15 PM 8,737 Views 2 Comments

A garda spokesperson said the incident happened at around 1.45am at Ballysimon on the main Limerick to Tipperary road.

'Missing' Michaella McCollum Connolly visited by British embassy in Peru
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'Missing' Michaella McCollum Connolly visited by British embassy in Peru

Aug 11th 2013, 2:52 PM 46,079 Views 71 Comments

The larger the amount of drugs the longer the sentence in Peru, and if convicted, the women could face up to 25 years in prison.

€60.4 million spent on renting prefabs as classrooms over three years
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€60.4 million spent on renting prefabs as classrooms over three years

Aug 11th 2013, 8:00 AM 6,874 Views 27 Comments

A prefab costs around €13,500 to rent a year.

Irish woman missing in Ibiza found and arrested in Peru over drugs find
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Irish woman missing in Ibiza found and arrested in Peru over drugs find

Aug 10th 2013, 8:25 PM 74,735 Views 60 Comments

Michaella McCollum Connolly, 20, from Belfast and a companion were found at Jorge Chavez airport trying to board a flight to Madrid.

Put away the aftersun: scientists may have found an end to sunburn pain
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Put away the aftersun: scientists may have found an end to sunburn pain

Aug 10th 2013, 6:30 PM 23,154 Views 32 Comments

The sore, red and sometimes itchy skin that we get from too many rays is caused by a molecule called TRPV4, blocking it will block pain.

Poll: Will you tune into Seán O'Rourke on RTÉ or Pat Kenny on Newstalk?
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Poll: Will you tune into Seán O'Rourke on RTÉ or Pat Kenny on Newstalk?

Aug 10th 2013, 11:19 AM 14,631 Views 75 Comments

Seán O’Rourke will take over Pat Kenny’s mid-morning current affairs show.

Sean O'Rourke replaces Pat Kenny and Claire Byrne joins Morning Ireland
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Sean O'Rourke replaces Pat Kenny and Claire Byrne joins Morning Ireland

Aug 10th 2013, 10:21 AM 15,128 Views 52 Comments

The change comes following Kenny’s shock announcement that he was leaving the state broadcaster after 41 years to join Newstalk.

In pics: 26 PSNI officers injured in violent clashes in Belfast city
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In pics: 26 PSNI officers injured in violent clashes in Belfast city

Aug 10th 2013, 9:57 AM 10,577 Views 90 Comments

The disorder began when police attempted to block part of the route for the Anti-Internment League parade.

Elderly man killed when his car and a truck collided in Monaghan
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Elderly man killed when his car and a truck collided in Monaghan

Aug 10th 2013, 8:21 AM 5,301 Views 4 Comments

The crash happened at Mount Lodge Demesne on the main Rockcorry to Shercock Road at around 5pm yesterday evening.

Investigation launched after Eircom worker injured in Dublin fall
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Investigation launched after Eircom worker injured in Dublin fall

Aug 9th 2013, 4:58 PM 13,549 Views 31 Comments

The incident happened off Baggot Street on Rogers Lane at around 10.30am.