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From The42 British duo disqualified from Olympic qualification race for crossing line together Disaster

British duo disqualified from Olympic qualification race for crossing line together

Jess Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown won’t be doing this again.

From The42 English frustrated by mid-race collision but qualifies for 800m final in Glasgow Drama This post contains videos

English frustrated by mid-race collision but qualifies for 800m final in Glasgow

The Donegal star’s appeal was successful after his 800m semi-final at the European Indoor Championships.

From The42 France players accountable for England 'disaster' - Camille Lopez Unhappy

France players accountable for England 'disaster' - Camille Lopez

It was les Bleus’ heaviest defeat to an English side since 1911.

From TheJournal.ie 'I can’t imagine a worse death, between drowning and burning:' 40 years after the Whiddy Island disaster Memorial

'I can’t imagine a worse death, between drowning and burning:' 40 years after the Whiddy Island disaster

The Memorial Service for the 51 people who died will be held at St Finbarr’s Church at 11am today.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll now over 400 after Indonesian tsunami as clean water and medicine supplies dwindle Humanitarian Crisis

Death toll now over 400 after Indonesian tsunami as clean water and medicine supplies dwindle

The latest death toll stood at 429, with 1,485 people injured.

From TheJournal.ie Hunt for survivors as Indonesian tsunami death toll climbs to 373 Disaster

Hunt for survivors as Indonesian tsunami death toll climbs to 373

The powerful tsunami struck without any warning on Saturday night,

From TheJournal.ie Indonesia tsunami: Residents near volcano warned to stay away from beaches after 222 killed Disaster

Indonesia tsunami: Residents near volcano warned to stay away from beaches after 222 killed

At least 843 people have been injured too, officials said.

From TheJournal.ie 'The most important is saving lives': Up to eight feared dead in Marseille building collapse France

'The most important is saving lives': Up to eight feared dead in Marseille building collapse

Rescue workers have found a pocket of air leading to hopes some may have survived.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll in horrific Indonesia tsunami is now at least 832 and is expected to rise Disaster

Death toll in horrific Indonesia tsunami is now at least 832 and is expected to rise

The death toll is expected to worsen considerably as so many regions have yet to be heard from in the aftermath of the quake.

From TheJournal.ie At least 75 killed and 200 missing after volcano erupts in Guatemala Eruption

At least 75 killed and 200 missing after volcano erupts in Guatemala

Authorities said more than 1.7 million people had been affected by the disaster.

From TheJournal.ie 'Stay put' policy and building cladding blamed in report into Grenfell Tower inferno Disaster Inquiry

'Stay put' policy and building cladding blamed in report into Grenfell Tower inferno

72 people lost their lives in the tower block blaze.

From The42 UFC fighter accidentally knocks himself out with body slam Disaster This post contains videos

UFC fighter accidentally knocks himself out with body slam

Jarrod ‘The Monkey God’ Brooks won’t want to watch this one back…

From TheJournal.ie Hawaii faces hottest and fastest lava yet with flows covering six football fields in an hour Kilauea This post contains videos

Hawaii faces hottest and fastest lava yet with flows covering six football fields in an hour

“It can’t get hotter than where we are,” said a scientist from the US Geological Survey.

From The42 Sergio's Masters defence goes up in smoke as he hits FIVE balls in the water on one hole Tin Cup
From The42 World champion Christie's luck out again as she leaves without Olympic medal after disqualification Disaster

World champion Christie's luck out again as she leaves without Olympic medal after disqualification

The Winter Olympics are over for Elise Christie, who has once again endured a miserable campaign in Pyeongchang.

From The42 Nightmare 2018 opener for Ireland's Sam Bennett as he's forced way down the field in Oz Broken Chain This post contains videos
From TheJournal.ie 'They have nowhere else': Sierra Leone mudslide victims move back to homes in danger zone Disaster

'They have nowhere else': Sierra Leone mudslide victims move back to homes in danger zone

The August mudslide killed more than 1,000 people and there are fears for another landslide in the next rainy season.

From TheJournal.ie 'People fled for their lives': Death toll in Philippines storm rises to 200 Flooding

'People fled for their lives': Death toll in Philippines storm rises to 200

A total of 70,000 have been displaced or otherwise affected by the storm.

From TheJournal.ie Frantic searches continue as 30 children are still missing after Mexico earthquake Disaster

Frantic searches continue as 30 children are still missing after Mexico earthquake

Over 40 buildings collapsed in the capital.

From TheJournal.ie Five men to appear in court over Hillsborough disaster Liverpool

Five men to appear in court over Hillsborough disaster

In all, 96 people died as a result of the 1989 tragedy.

From TheJournal.ie Trump arrives in Houston to see devastation left by Hurricane Harvey Flooding

Trump arrives in Houston to see devastation left by Hurricane Harvey

At least 42 people have been killed and up to 50,000 homes damaged.

From TheJournal.ie Families forced to leave homes after burst pipe causes flooding, sinkhole Limerick

Families forced to leave homes after burst pipe causes flooding, sinkhole

A large water mains burst at Bengal Terrace and flooded 11 homes on 15 July.

From TheJournal.ie At least six dead and 31 missing after Colombian tourist boat sinks Guatape

At least six dead and 31 missing after Colombian tourist boat sinks

Regional authorities said the boat was carrying 170 people.

From TheJournal.ie Staff at the festival-that-never-was are not going to get paid for their work Disaster

Staff at the festival-that-never-was are not going to get paid for their work

The festival came in for huge criticism in April when thousands of ticket holders arrived in the Bahamas where they were promised a luxury getaway.

From The42 Tony Adams' time in charge of Granada got off to the worst possible start Disaster

Tony Adams' time in charge of Granada got off to the worst possible start

The Spanish club’s survival bid was dented tonight as they went down to a poor defeat to Celta Vigo.

From The42 From Champions League miracles to the brink of disaster - the story of Liverpool in the '00s Change

From Champions League miracles to the brink of disaster - the story of Liverpool in the '00s

Author and journalist Simon Hughes chats to The42 about a whirlwind decade for the Reds.

From The42 DJ disaster: Johnson in doubt for Masters after falling down stairs Freak Accident

DJ disaster: Johnson in doubt for Masters after falling down stairs

The world number one has injured his back at his rental property.

From The42 Jockey banned for 28 days after losing this race with a nightmare mistake Disaster This post contains videos

Jockey banned for 28 days after losing this race with a nightmare mistake

James Ridley and Lookslikerainted had the 4.45 at Newbury all sewn up – and then…

From TheJournal.ie Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors Rescue

Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors

More than two days have passed since anyone has been pulled out alive from the hotel.

From The42 Paramedics, full-body cramps and regrets: Don't make a mess of your first marathon like I did Rookie Errors

Paramedics, full-body cramps and regrets: Don't make a mess of your first marathon like I did

Common pitfalls of novice runners are well known but still catch many out every year.

From TheJournal.ie Pope Francis pays surprise visit to town devastated by earthquake Disaster

Pope Francis pays surprise visit to town devastated by earthquake

Vatican spokesman Greg Burke tweeted pictures of the pope greeting youngsters and shaking hands with a visibly-moved middle-aged man.

From TheJournal.ie "Insults towards the Stardust victims" submission delivered to Attorney General Coroner's Inquest

"Insults towards the Stardust victims" submission delivered to Attorney General

The submission details all the “errors and omissions” of both the Keane Tribunal and the Coffey Review of the 1981 fire tragedy.

From TheJournal.ie 'Don't be afraid to scream your suffering': Italy mourns victims of earthquake Italy

'Don't be afraid to scream your suffering': Italy mourns victims of earthquake

Italy’s head of state earlier paid tribute to the “extraordinary effort” of more than 4,000 rescue professionals and volunteers who helped with the rescue effort.

From TheJournal.ie DNA samples taken from relatives in effort to identify victims of EgyptAir disaster Day Five

DNA samples taken from relatives in effort to identify victims of EgyptAir disaster

Sources close to the investigation have denied that evidence of explosives has been found among the crash debris.

From TheJournal.ie Desperate search for survivors as Ecuador earthquake death toll passes 400 Disaster

Desperate search for survivors as Ecuador earthquake death toll passes 400

The earthquake is the biggest tragedy of its kind in Ecuador in 67 years.

From TheJournal.ie Chilling two-minute video captures 'stunning decay' of Chernobyl exclusion zone Abandoned

Chilling two-minute video captures 'stunning decay' of Chernobyl exclusion zone

Chernobyl was the scene of the world’s worst nuclear disaster .

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From TheJournal.ie It's 30 years since a space shuttle exploded on live tv while the world watched Challenger This post contains videos

It's 30 years since a space shuttle exploded on live tv while the world watched

The Challenger disaster of 28 January 1986 killed seven astronauts, including Christa McAuliffe – the first ever teacher in space.

11 people who’ve already been traumatised by the tin of Roses

Or tub. Either way, it’s not going well.

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