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From TheJournal.ie At least 97 dead and hundreds injured in Indonesian earthquake Sumatra

At least 97 dead and hundreds injured in Indonesian earthquake

The province was devastated by the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll from California party fire could reach 40 Oakland

Death toll from California party fire could reach 40

Between 50 and 100 people were believed to have been at the party when the fire started.

From TheJournal.ie 'He looked like your everyday Joe': Questions over suspected killer after woman found chained up South Carolina

'He looked like your everyday Joe': Questions over suspected killer after woman found chained up

A cold case has now been reopened after the discovery of the woman.

From TheJournal.ie Remains of elderly couple found dead in Mayo released to family Knockadoon

Remains of elderly couple found dead in Mayo released to family

Investigators are not looking for anyone else in relation to the deaths of two pensioners in Mayo.

From TheJournal.ie Married couple found dead in house on Galway / Mayo border Irishtown

Married couple found dead in house on Galway / Mayo border

The couple have been named locally as Tom and Kitty Fitzgerald.

From TheJournal.ie BP boss "a little saddened" by movie about Deepwater Horizon disaster Gulf Of Mexico

BP boss "a little saddened" by movie about Deepwater Horizon disaster

The explosive Hollywood movie looked at the disaster which killed 11 men in 2010.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin's still beating Cork in the battle of the babies CSO

Dublin's still beating Cork in the battle of the babies

The number of marriages registered during the quarter was 3,539, of which 186 were same-sex marriages.

From TheJournal.ie Police in Philippines tell drug users to kill dealers and burn their homes War On Drugs

Police in Philippines tell drug users to kill dealers and burn their homes

“You know who the drug lords are. Would you like to kill them? Go ahead.”

From TheJournal.ie Boko Haram leader 'fatally wounded' in army airstrike Abubakar Shekau

Boko Haram leader 'fatally wounded' in army airstrike

The army said that three other key figures were also killed.

From TheJournal.ie Police in Philippines kill over 700 people in crackdown on drugs Human Rights Concerns

Police in Philippines kill over 700 people in crackdown on drugs

Hundreds of killings have taken place since President Rodrigo Duterte came to power in June.

From TheJournal.ie People are risking their lives making super-strength cannabis in the UK Highly Explosive

People are risking their lives making super-strength cannabis in the UK

Butane hash oil is made using large amounts of flammable gas which can explode.

From TheJournal.ie 'It has destroyed the lives of five families': 24 hours of tragedy on Donegal's roads Road Deaths

'It has destroyed the lives of five families': 24 hours of tragedy on Donegal's roads

Six people have lost their lives in road collisions in Donegal this year – five of those road deaths occurred this week.

From TheJournal.ie 21 men die in India after drinking toxic bootleg alcohol Hooch

21 men die in India after drinking toxic bootleg alcohol

Police in Uttar Pradesh state’s Etah district said the victims started to vomit and fall sick on Friday.

From TheJournal.ie Head on collision between two trains in Italy kills 22 Italy

Head on collision between two trains in Italy kills 22

Two passenger trains collided on a single stretch of track.

From TheJournal.ie At least 119 people killed as bomb attacks rock Baghdad Explosions

At least 119 people killed as bomb attacks rock Baghdad

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the bombing in a statement posted online.

From TheJournal.ie Israel freezes Ramadan family visit permits for Palestinians after shooting Tel Aviv

Israel freezes Ramadan family visit permits for Palestinians after shooting

About 83,000 people will be impacted by the decision.

From TheJournal.ie Three young Irish women who rented Berkeley apartment sue over tragic balcony collapse Berkeley

Three young Irish women who rented Berkeley apartment sue over tragic balcony collapse

It was “only by the grace of God” that Caroline Conlan, Cliodhna Maloney and Aisling Tallon were not enveloped in the collapse.

From TheJournal.ie Friends, siblings, students, a married couple: 35 confirmed dead after Brussels blasts Belgium

Friends, siblings, students, a married couple: 35 confirmed dead after Brussels blasts

The latest information those who died in the tragedy.

From TheJournal.ie "There was a blast suddenly - I saw a huge ball of fire" Pakistan Blast

"There was a blast suddenly - I saw a huge ball of fire"

The Taliban said that the suicide blast that hit families in a park was targeting Christians.

From TheJournal.ie Relative contacts police searching for family of Irishman (76) who died alone Wales

Relative contacts police searching for family of Irishman (76) who died alone

His death is not said to be suspicious.

From TheJournal.ie Fascinating statistics compare modern-day Ireland to the country in 1916 Easter Rising

Fascinating statistics compare modern-day Ireland to the country in 1916

Births, deaths, marriages … and the most popular baby names.

From TheJournal.ie British tourists killed in Vietnam were 'sucked down by waterfall' Tragedy

British tourists killed in Vietnam were 'sucked down by waterfall'

Aid workers recovered the bodies of the three tourists yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Three British tourists found dead after climbing waterfalls in Vietnam RIP

Three British tourists found dead after climbing waterfalls in Vietnam

It is not yet known how they died.

From TheJournal.ie Identities of mother and two children found dead in their home confirmed Leeds

Identities of mother and two children found dead in their home confirmed

Geraldine Newman (51) and her two children were found dead yesterday in their home at Allerton Bywater near Leeds. Her husband Paul was later found dead on cliffs 160 miles away.

From TheJournal.ie Child killer Robert Black has died in prison Northern Ireland

Child killer Robert Black has died in prison

He was convicted of the murders of four children in the UK in the 1980s.

From TheJournal.ie 21 died in Poland at the weekend in -20 degree temps Deadly Cold

21 died in Poland at the weekend in -20 degree temps

It was one of the country’s deadliest cold spells.

From TheJournal.ie Deaths in 2015: Saying goodbye to those we loved and lost this year RIP

Deaths in 2015: Saying goodbye to those we loved and lost this year

It was the year we bid our final farewells to…

From TheJournal.ie At least 43 people killed during Christmas storms in the US Christmas Storms

At least 43 people killed during Christmas storms in the US

One twister over the weekend recorded winds of up to 200 miles per hour.

From TheJournal.ie Islamic State video shows children 'killing Syrian security forces' Deaths

Islamic State video shows children 'killing Syrian security forces'

The boys were instructed to ‘send a message’ to Isis’s opponents.

From TheJournal.ie 'A truly difficult time' for Irish community in Australia after five deaths in one week Diaspora

'A truly difficult time' for Irish community in Australia after five deaths in one week

Five more Irish people are believed to have died in other countries this week.

From TheJournal.ie 'To kill so many people, so deliberately, in such a short time shows determination and training' Analysis

'To kill so many people, so deliberately, in such a short time shows determination and training'

This will not be the last such attack in France or elsewhere in the EU, writes columnist Tom Clonan.

From TheJournal.ie Metrojet chief: Sinai plane crash was not caused by technical fault Russia

Metrojet chief: Sinai plane crash was not caused by technical fault

The airbus crashed on Saturday.

From TheJournal.ie Births, deaths, crimes, marriages and sales - A snapshot of a year in Ireland Stats
From TheJournal.ie Mum (79) stages sit-in at Justice Department over deaths of her daughters in fire Stardust Disaster

Mum (79) stages sit-in at Justice Department over deaths of her daughters in fire

Christine Keegan wants her daughters’ names removed from the two official reports on the blaze.

From TheJournal.ie Funeral details confirmed for men who died in freak Limerick bridge accident Thomond Bridge

Funeral details confirmed for men who died in freak Limerick bridge accident

The men were named over the weekend as TJ O’Herlihy and Bryan Whelan.

From TheJournal.ie Toddler among three killed in shootout at French gypsy camp Paris

Toddler among three killed in shootout at French gypsy camp

Witnesses said a fight erupted in the camp and a man, who may have been drunk, started shooting when police turned up to investigate.

From TheJournal.ie Five arrested over migrant drowning incident Migrant Crisis

Five arrested over migrant drowning incident

Irish Defence Forces members are to get counselling after rescuing hundreds of migrants

From TheJournal.ie These two affordable drugs can lower breast cancer deaths Treatment

These two affordable drugs can lower breast cancer deaths

Studies found the drugs can help to reduce breast cancer mortality in postmenopausal women.

From TheJournal.ie Here is how many people were born, died or got married in Ireland last year The Circle Of Life

Here is how many people were born, died or got married in Ireland last year

Last year Irish people had 25% more babies than they did in the year 2000.