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Rory McIlroy ‘very much against’ breakaway golf circuit
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Rory McIlroy ‘very much against’ breakaway golf circuit

May 5th 2021, 6:06 PM 5,125 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, the European Tour told the PA news agency it opposed the plans ‘in the strongest possible terms’.

Late passenger who caused bomb scare in Gatwick to try catch flight jailed
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Late passenger who caused bomb scare in Gatwick to try catch flight jailed

Jan 17th 2020, 10:42 PM 39,268 Views 23 Comments

Rashidul Islam actually managed to check in for his flight before he was then arrested at the gate.

Men suspected of robbing copper arrested after trying to escape on sulky
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Men suspected of robbing copper arrested after trying to escape on sulky

Jul 24th 2019, 6:00 PM 80,989 Views 69 Comments

The incident was caught on CCTV.

Man leaves a bag full of drugs on a Manchester tram along with his name and address
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Man leaves a bag full of drugs on a Manchester tram along with his name and address

Jun 8th 2019, 2:58 PM 37,789 Views 41 Comments

Greater Manchester Police Trafford North said on Facebook a “poor individual” had forgotten his rucksack.

Man receives hospital treatment after injecting himself with his own semen
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Man receives hospital treatment after injecting himself with his own semen

Jan 16th 2019, 1:51 PM 101,716 Views 86 Comments

The man had been injecting himself with his own semen for quite some time.

School shooting video game removed online after backlash
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School shooting video game removed online after backlash

May 30th 2018, 9:48 PM 15,163 Views 31 Comments

The Active Shooter video game was pulled days before it was to be released.

'We were bad, what Ireland is doing is 10 times worse' - International experts unimpressed with Public Services Card
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'We were bad, what Ireland is doing is 10 times worse' - International experts unimpressed with Public Services Card

Oct 12th 2017, 6:00 AM 67,423 Views 67 Comments

A public meeting on the Public Services Card yesterday heard that the more data protection in Ireland changes, the more it stays the same.

Nivea pulls 'racist' advert that bore the message 'white is purity'
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Nivea pulls 'racist' advert that bore the message 'white is purity'

Apr 5th 2017, 7:22 AM 17,825 Views 79 Comments

This wasn’t the first occasion that Nivea’s advertisements have drawn public condemnation.

Man attends interview for job with Manchester Police smelling of alcohol, gets arrested for drink-driving
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Man attends interview for job with Manchester Police smelling of alcohol, gets arrested for drink-driving

Feb 14th 2017, 2:07 PM 21,604 Views 29 Comments

He did not get the job.

British Olympic medallist handed two-month ban for mocking Islam in video
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British Olympic medallist handed two-month ban for mocking Islam in video

Nov 1st 2016, 2:53 PM 4,837 Views 7 Comments

Lisburn native Luke Carson received a reprimand for his role in the incident.

'I'm a massive p***k': Woman sorry after being rescued from Britain's highest mountain with no hiking gear
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'I'm a massive p***k': Woman sorry after being rescued from Britain's highest mountain with no hiking gear

Mar 31st 2016, 3:40 PM 40,934 Views 55 Comments

Sara Albone apologised for putting herself and others in danger by climbing Ben Nevis on a whim.

How not to win friends and influence people at the Web Summit
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How not to win friends and influence people at the Web Summit

Oct 29th 2015, 1:17 PM 22,671 Views 25 Comments

It’s that time of year again.

Add this one to the list of 'not acceptable' excuses given to gardaí
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Add this one to the list of 'not acceptable' excuses given to gardaí

Sep 30th 2015, 8:05 AM 29,468 Views 57 Comments

Not the safest idea, this one…

Jamaal Charles ripped off the Lambeau Leap and Aaron Rodgers' TD celebration last night
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Jamaal Charles ripped off the Lambeau Leap and Aaron Rodgers' TD celebration last night

Sep 29th 2015, 9:49 AM 3,196 Views 2 Comments

Rodgers threw five TDs though, so he’s probably not that worried.

Pilot who drank two bottles of whiskey and beer with crew before flight jailed
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Pilot who drank two bottles of whiskey and beer with crew before flight jailed

Aug 18th 2015, 10:14 AM 21,736 Views 22 Comments

The 38-year-old was almost seven times the legal limit.

Beauty queen arrested after faking cancer to raise money
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Beauty queen arrested after faking cancer to raise money

Aug 12th 2015, 9:04 PM 22,895 Views 17 Comments

She reportedly shaved her head at one point.

Woman tries to take selfie with bison, bison attacks
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Woman tries to take selfie with bison, bison attacks

Jul 24th 2015, 8:14 AM 20,192 Views 30 Comments

She is the fifth person to be injured after approaching a bison this season.

Police are warning people not to use this painfully stupid iPhone cover
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Police are warning people not to use this painfully stupid iPhone cover

Jul 4th 2015, 1:49 PM 59,543 Views 52 Comments

Ah lads.

Annoying tourist demonstrates exactly why you don't mess with the Queen's Guard
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Annoying tourist demonstrates exactly why you don't mess with the Queen's Guard

Jun 26th 2015, 7:52 PM 54,222 Views 45 Comments

I wouldn’t do that if I were you.

Reporter confronts Keano at his home, then complains after being told to 'get the f**k away'
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Reporter confronts Keano at his home, then complains after being told to 'get the f**k away'

Jan 31st 2015, 8:00 PM 47,626 Views 100 Comments

Hassling Roy at his home is not recommended.

Uber will NOT be hiring 'incredibly hot chicks' like this to drive customers around... any more
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Uber will NOT be hiring 'incredibly hot chicks' like this to drive customers around... any more

Oct 23rd 2014, 1:43 PM 28,828 Views 49 Comments

‘Who said women don’t know how to drive’… What could possibly go wrong with a slogan like that?

9 decisions that you will immediately regret
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9 decisions that you will immediately regret

Mar 8th 2014, 9:30 AM 32,693 Views 26 Comments

Within a few hours, max.

A load of Miami Heat fans left Game 6 early, banged on the doors to be let back for overtime
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A load of Miami Heat fans left Game 6 early, banged on the doors to be let back for overtime

Jun 19th 2013, 10:26 AM 3,256 Views 2 Comments

They missed one of the greatest games ever.

VIDEO: Brazilian Slutwalk marchers accost man after he exposes himself
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VIDEO: Brazilian Slutwalk marchers accost man after he exposes himself

May 27th 2012, 6:52 PM 20,350 Views 26 Comments

Well, that wasn’t a great idea, was it?

WATCH: Marion Barber scores TD, celebrates with epic backflip fail
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WATCH: Marion Barber scores TD, celebrates with epic backflip fail

Oct 3rd 2011, 3:20 PM 434 Views 0 Comments

Children, don’t try this at home. Please.

US skier tossed off team over in-flight urination
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US skier tossed off team over in-flight urination

Aug 12th 2011, 5:15 PM 216 Views 0 Comments

The New York Post reports that Sandy Vietze urinated on a sleeping 11-year-old girl during a flight on Wednesday.

Serena criticised for posting "peeping" Twitter pic one week after stalker's arrest
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Serena criticised for posting "peeping" Twitter pic one week after stalker's arrest

May 13th 2011, 11:51 AM 1,082 Views 0 Comments

Thirteen-time Grand Slam winner removed new avatar after just one tweet.

Teachers fired for flirting with students on Facebook
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Teachers fired for flirting with students on Facebook

Oct 19th 2010, 12:28 PM 743 Views 1 Comment

One teacher told his teenage students they looked “sexy” in photos they had posted on Facebook.