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From TheJournal.ie A crisp packet blocking a chimney could have killed this family Carbon Monoxide

A crisp packet blocking a chimney could have killed this family

An episode of RTÉ’s ‘The Consumer Show’ talks to families affected by carbon monoxide poisoning.

From TheJournal.ie Over 10,000 kids dead and no end in sight. Why do we not care? Deaths And Destruction

Over 10,000 kids dead and no end in sight. Why do we not care?

The conflict enters its fifth year tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie Elderly couple found dead at home after not being seen for days Investigation

Elderly couple found dead at home after not being seen for days

Gardaí and Dublin Fire Brigade were notified about the discovery.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland just got its first Harley Davidson hearse Heaven Sent This post contains a poll

Ireland just got its first Harley Davidson hearse

And you can buy a pre-paid funeral plan for it…

From TheJournal.ie Stressed-out farmers making the "simplest" of mistakes On The Phone

Stressed-out farmers making the "simplest" of mistakes

30 people died on Irish farms last year — the worst figure in a quarter of a century.

From TheJournal.ie 'Why have 16 children died in Direct Provision?' Asylum Seekers

'Why have 16 children died in Direct Provision?'

A Sinn Féin Senator wants to know after new figures revealed 16 children died over 12 years.

From TheJournal.ie Almost 700 people arrested for drink driving over festive period - 13 on Christmas Day Enforcement Campaign

Almost 700 people arrested for drink driving over festive period - 13 on Christmas Day

Gardaí have confirmed that 17 people were killed on the roads between December 1 and January 4 while 32 people were seriously injured.

From TheJournal.ie "It is corpses everywhere": Survivors of Boko Haram attacks describe the horror they've seen Nigeria

"It is corpses everywhere": Survivors of Boko Haram attacks describe the horror they've seen

The militant group is responsible for the deaths of around 2,000 people.

From TheJournal.ie 55 people died while at work last year Get To Work

55 people died while at work last year

SIPTU wants something done.

From TheJournal.ie Farmers claim farm deaths are 'due to all kinds of human error and animal unpredictability' Phil Hogan

Farmers claim farm deaths are 'due to all kinds of human error and animal unpredictability'

Suggestions by Phil Hogan about withholding grant funding over farm safety have been criticised.

From TheJournal.ie Farmers urged to be careful after record deaths in 2014 Safety

Farmers urged to be careful after record deaths in 2014

The HSA says it saw “one and a half times” the deaths it expected.

From TheJournal.ie Targeted killings of journalists on the rise as beheadings signify 'new bloody chapter' Deaths

Targeted killings of journalists on the rise as beheadings signify 'new bloody chapter'

The IFJ says a total of 135 journalists have died in 2014.

From TheJournal.ie Aviation experts call for compulsory 'real-time' tracking of aircraft AirAsia

Aviation experts call for compulsory 'real-time' tracking of aircraft

Experts say while real-time tracking technology will not save lives, but will significantly streamline search efforts.

From TheJournal.ie Elderly pedestrian dies a day after being struck by a car Road Deaths

Elderly pedestrian dies a day after being struck by a car

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

From TheJournal.ie Six confirmed dead as rubbish truck crashes into pedestrians on busy Glasgow street Glasgow

Six confirmed dead as rubbish truck crashes into pedestrians on busy Glasgow street

One witness has described the driver as ‘slumped over the wheel’.

From TheJournal.ie Independent review into 1981 deaths of two Irish soldiers in Lebanon Mystery

Independent review into 1981 deaths of two Irish soldiers in Lebanon

Private Hugh Doherty and Private Kevin Joyce were both killed in Lebanon in 1981. Joyce’s body was never recovered.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Tuesday Take Five

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie The Morning After: Australia remembers heroes of Sydney siege In Pictures This post contains images

The Morning After: Australia remembers heroes of Sydney siege

Tori Johnson and Katrina Dawson were killed yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Sydney hostage victim died while 'shielding pregnant friend' Sydney Siege

Sydney hostage victim died while 'shielding pregnant friend'

The siege ended after 16 hours when police stormed the cafe.

From TheJournal.ie There ARE simple treatments for Ebola that could have saved lives PREVENTABLE

There ARE simple treatments for Ebola that could have saved lives

Experts have argued that better managing of fluids and electrolytes could have prevented a number of deaths.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's fertility rate is below what's needed to sustain our population Vital Statistics

Ireland's fertility rate is below what's needed to sustain our population

It’s also still falling.

From TheJournal.ie Are German motorbikes the key to fighting Ebola? Vroom Vroom

Are German motorbikes the key to fighting Ebola?

The bikes have been sent to west Africa.

From TheJournal.ie Millionairess 'black widow' suspected of killing husband Japan

Millionairess 'black widow' suspected of killing husband

The woman, Chisako Kakehi, denies any involvement in the deaths.

From TheJournal.ie 78 women murdered in Ireland by their partners since 1996 Minute's Silence

78 women murdered in Ireland by their partners since 1996

Women’s Aid is holding a minute’s silence for the women, and children, today.

From TheJournal.ie Children under 7 to be banned from tractors New Rules

Children under 7 to be banned from tractors

Under new rules. farmers will be able to be prosecuted for a number of offences.

From TheJournal.ie Friend of Boston bombing suspect convicted of lying to FBI Court

Friend of Boston bombing suspect convicted of lying to FBI

Robel Phillipos was convicted of two counts for lying.

From TheJournal.ie Just one priest agreed to be interviewed for documentary on mother-and-baby homes Tuam Babies

Just one priest agreed to be interviewed for documentary on mother-and-baby homes

Director Saskia Weber said she is hopeful more religious figures will come forward.

From TheJournal.ie Ebola could be the 'humanitarian disaster of our generation' Risk

Ebola could be the 'humanitarian disaster of our generation'

That’s according to Oxfam, which works in Liberia and Sierra Leone.

From TheJournal.ie Concert planner found dead after 16 die at South Korea pop performance South Korea

Concert planner found dead after 16 die at South Korea pop performance

The man was found not far from where 16 people watching a K-Pop concert died in an accident.

From TheJournal.ie Kathleen Chada to appear on the Late Late Show tonight Interview

Kathleen Chada to appear on the Late Late Show tonight

The mother of Eoghan and Ruairí will speak to Ryan Tubridy about her sons’ tragic deaths.

From TheJournal.ie This is the moment Mount Ontake erupted Japan This post contains videos

This is the moment Mount Ontake erupted

The death toll has reached 48 people.

From TheJournal.ie Most countries could miss their Milliennium Goals for decreasing child mortality rates Infectious Diseases

Most countries could miss their Milliennium Goals for decreasing child mortality rates

‘Not enough progress has been made,’ researchers say.

From TheJournal.ie Woman sent to jail for 35 years for killing and freezing her babies Spain

Woman sent to jail for 35 years for killing and freezing her babies

She was found guilty of killing her two newborn babies. She also has to pay compensation to her ex-husband and children.

From TheJournal.ie Woman and child killed after being hit by a train, police say deaths are 'suspicious' Investigation

Woman and child killed after being hit by a train, police say deaths are 'suspicious'

The victims were pronounced dead at the scene this morning.

From TheJournal.ie 554 people died by suicide in 2011 Suicide

554 people died by suicide in 2011

That is the highest number since 2001.

From TheJournal.ie "57 families have had to identify the body of the person they love" Road Deaths

"57 families have had to identify the body of the person they love"

Northern Ireland’s Assistant Chief Constable Stephen Martin made an emotional appeal to people to take care on the roads as deaths have already reached last year’s total.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: 'The lockdown of Sierre Leone won't have a significant impact in dealing with Ebola' CONTAINMENT

Opinion: 'The lockdown of Sierre Leone won't have a significant impact in dealing with Ebola'

All the Ebola treatment centres in Sierra Leone are currently full; they simply cannot take any more patients, writes Darren Hanniffy.

From TheJournal.ie MH17 crash report on what brought down plane over Ukraine due next week Investigation

MH17 crash report on what brought down plane over Ukraine due next week

The highly-anticipated first report will be released by the Dutch Safety Board on Tuesday.

From TheJournal.ie Five Palestinians from the same family killed by Israeli warplane attacks Levelled

Five Palestinians from the same family killed by Israeli warplane attacks

Israel has vowed no let-up until it can guarantee the safety of its civilians.

From TheJournal.ie Two people killed in overnight road crash in Cork Tragedy

Two people killed in overnight road crash in Cork

A man and woman were pronounced dead at the scene last night.