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12 incredibly painful moments captured perfectly in GIFs
# Ouch!
# Ouch!

12 incredibly painful moments captured perfectly in GIFs

Nov 2nd 2013, 3:00 PM 11,723 Views 5 Comments

You will wince and you will grimace.

This guy totally deserves what's coming to him
# Fail
# Fail

This guy totally deserves what's coming to him

Nov 1st 2013, 9:42 AM 3,335 Views 7 Comments

Look at him acting the maggot. Eejit.

Retail industry "still experiencing difficulties"
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# Spending

Retail industry "still experiencing difficulties"

Oct 29th 2013, 5:25 PM 7,777 Views 11 Comments

New CSO figures show that people spent less money in supermarkets and petrol stations last month.

Tesco remains the market leader in the Irish grocery market
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# Supermarket Sweep

Tesco remains the market leader in the Irish grocery market

Oct 1st 2013, 10:10 AM 11,163 Views 65 Comments

Dunnes and SuperValu have seen a boost in their share in comparison to last year.

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler should host everything until the end of time
# Heroes
# Heroes

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler should host everything until the end of time

Sep 23rd 2013, 8:23 AM 4,013 Views 2 Comments

Amy, Tina, call us.

Man killed instantly in fall from fifth-floor apartment in Limerick city
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Man killed instantly in fall from fifth-floor apartment in Limerick city

Aug 31st 2013, 5:30 PM 19,623 Views 30 Comments

The incident happened at 2.10pm at an apartment at Glenlara House, Mount Kennett Place, Dock Road.

Boy, 2, seriously injured after falling from Tallaght apartment balcony
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Boy, 2, seriously injured after falling from Tallaght apartment balcony

Jul 2nd 2013, 10:45 PM 24,559 Views 87 Comments

The boy has been hospitalised with serious but non-life threatening injuries.

Cirque du Soleil performer plummets to death during Vegas show
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# Las Vegas

Cirque du Soleil performer plummets to death during Vegas show

Jul 1st 2013, 4:42 PM 21,798 Views 9 Comments

The mother of two fell around 50 feet as she was being hoisted up towards the roof of the stage on a wire for a battle scene in the show.

Toy soldier loses the head at Disneyland
# Whoops
# Whoops

Toy soldier loses the head at Disneyland

Jun 27th 2013, 2:46 PM 2,139 Views 1 Comment

Quite literally.

VIDEO: Passers-by catch toddler after she falls out 5th-floor window
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# China

VIDEO: Passers-by catch toddler after she falls out 5th-floor window

Jun 21st 2013, 5:33 PM 13,004 Views 59 Comments

The off-duty couriers spotted the child on a windowsill in China – and were able to stop her from falling to the ground.

Man survives plunge from 15th floor in New Zealand
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# New Zealand

Man survives plunge from 15th floor in New Zealand

Jun 17th 2013, 5:30 PM 11,469 Views 13 Comments

The man tried to climb down to his own apartment from the balcony above after getting locked out.

New EU-funded device detects when a pensioner has a bad fall
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# Bad Hip

New EU-funded device detects when a pensioner has a bad fall

Jun 14th 2013, 6:15 AM 7,127 Views 14 Comments

Around 20 per cent of elderly people receive hospital care every year after a fall.

WATCH:  Drag queen falls off the stage at The Dragon in Dublin*
# Ouch
# Ouch

WATCH: Drag queen falls off the stage at The Dragon in Dublin*

May 20th 2013, 9:06 AM 4,392 Views 3 Comments

*We’re allowed to laugh because she’s ok. No, seriously, we really are.

The 7 people who are driving you away from Facebook
# Dislike
# Dislike

The 7 people who are driving you away from Facebook

May 2nd 2013, 5:04 PM 25,960 Views 22 Comments

You went to the gym. We get it.

'I'm grand': National winner Ryan Mania tweets from hospital after fall
# Horse Racing
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# Horse Racing

'I'm grand': National winner Ryan Mania tweets from hospital after fall

Apr 8th 2013, 9:49 AM 5,823 Views 6 Comments

Mania, who made history at Aintree on Saturday, is set to be discharged from hospital later today.

VIDEO: Reason number 364 not to be the drunk guy at the airport
# ...as A Skunk
# ...as A Skunk

VIDEO: Reason number 364 not to be the drunk guy at the airport

Apr 4th 2013, 5:14 PM 5,075 Views 1 Comment

You will probably fall, and people will probably film it.

How to climb into a supermarket ball pit
# Why?
# Why?

How to climb into a supermarket ball pit

Apr 3rd 2013, 7:30 PM 1,965 Views 0 Comments

Without exploding it. Oh, wait.

JT McNamara's paralysis confirmed following Cheltenham fall
# Neck Injury
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# Neck Injury

JT McNamara's paralysis confirmed following Cheltenham fall

Mar 29th 2013, 7:36 PM 53,727 Views 75 Comments

The Injured Jockey’s Fund has issued a statement on the Limerick jockey’s well-being.

Busy weekend for the Irish Coast Guard with callouts all over the country
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# Rescue

Busy weekend for the Irish Coast Guard with callouts all over the country

Mar 18th 2013, 4:16 PM 10,299 Views 11 Comments

The Coast Guard said the west of the country was the busiest area but this is not unusual for the first bank holiday of the year.

VIDEO: 11-year-old attempts ski-jump, falls in hilarious fashion
# End Of Season
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# End Of Season

VIDEO: 11-year-old attempts ski-jump, falls in hilarious fashion

Feb 26th 2013, 9:32 AM 1,428 Views 1 Comment

He “walked it off”, apparently.

In tribute to the day of pancakes, it's the best sporting faceplants
# Total Facial
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# Total Facial

In tribute to the day of pancakes, it's the best sporting faceplants

Feb 12th 2013, 12:36 PM 1,586 Views 0 Comments

Featuring an inebriated Finn and Denis Rodman leaping from a cliff-diving car.

VIDEO: The most embarrassing supermarket fail ever?
# Fail
# Fail

VIDEO: The most embarrassing supermarket fail ever?

Feb 4th 2013, 6:09 PM 4,496 Views 1 Comment

He tried to be cool. It didn’t work.

WATCH: The best falling-off-a-bicycle video you’ll see today
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

WATCH: The best falling-off-a-bicycle video you’ll see today

Jan 21st 2013, 8:15 PM 29,206 Views 31 Comments

Or ever. “We’re cycling at the moment, see?”

Foreign investment in China in first fall for three years
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# China

Foreign investment in China in first fall for three years

Jan 16th 2013, 1:46 PM 3,528 Views 2 Comments

The fall comes amid economic turmoil in developed markets and a slowdown in the country.

Irish tourist dies after balcony fall in the Canaries
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# Death

Irish tourist dies after balcony fall in the Canaries

Jan 2nd 2013, 2:16 PM 22,664 Views 11 Comments

The man in his 40s fell from a balcony in the apartment he was staying in on the island of Tenerife.

Vhi issues warning ahead of busiest day for treating accidents and injuries
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# Careful Now

Vhi issues warning ahead of busiest day for treating accidents and injuries

Dec 25th 2012, 8:30 AM 6,269 Views 7 Comments

Coughs, colds, trips and falls are the most common injuries and illnesses around Christmas. Watch yourselves.

Walsh falls at Newbury but expected to be fit for Saturday
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# Newbury

Walsh falls at Newbury but expected to be fit for Saturday

Nov 30th 2012, 4:07 PM 388 Views 0 Comments

Ruby Walsh had a scare when he fell from Curtain Razer on Friday.

Man dies on Clare farm after falling from a roof
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# Clare

Man dies on Clare farm after falling from a roof

Nov 29th 2012, 7:58 AM 8,848 Views 2 Comments

The 54-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene on the farm in Cooraclare.

Injured Magic cheerleader in stable condition
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# Fall

Injured Magic cheerleader in stable condition

Nov 14th 2012, 5:50 PM 3,218 Views 0 Comments

Jamie Woode says she suffered three vertebrae fractures and a broken rib in a fall prior to a game against the Knicks last night.

“Mein Arse”: German guy snots himself trying to jump through ice
# Oh Mein Gott
# Oh Mein Gott

“Mein Arse”: German guy snots himself trying to jump through ice

Oct 18th 2012, 8:30 PM 35,327 Views 63 Comments

Translation: MY ARSE!

VIDEO: Gymnast's Olympic dreams end with nasty fall
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# Ouch

VIDEO: Gymnast's Olympic dreams end with nasty fall

Jul 2nd 2012, 12:57 PM 803 Views 0 Comments

2008 gold medalist Nastia Liukin’s career came to an end after she missed out on making the US team last night.

Quinn says no to 'narrow focus' on university performance
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# Universities

Quinn says no to 'narrow focus' on university performance

Apr 28th 2012, 7:45 AM 2,220 Views 6 Comments

The Times Higher Education world reputation rankings failed to feature an Irish university – but the Education Minister indicated this is not a cause for concern.

Boy, 2, dies in hospital after fall from Dublin apartment window
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# Tragedy

Boy, 2, dies in hospital after fall from Dublin apartment window

Apr 25th 2012, 4:45 PM 15,333 Views 75 Comments

The two-year-old is understood to have fallen from an apartment window on the fourth floor of a building in Inchicore.

Jack Charlton facing surgery today after fall down stairs at home
# Legend
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# Legend

Jack Charlton facing surgery today after fall down stairs at home

Mar 2nd 2012, 9:51 AM 2,664 Views 16 Comments

Former Ireland manager broke his hip after domestic mishap while home alone.

Achill Island Coast Guard still working to recover student's body
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# Tragic

Achill Island Coast Guard still working to recover student's body

Nov 5th 2011, 3:06 PM 866 Views 0 Comments

The 22-year-old Finnish student tragically fell from a cliff in Achill Island, Co Mayo, last Thursday.

Gardaí issue witness appeal after woman dies in fall from fairground ride
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# Accident

Gardaí issue witness appeal after woman dies in fall from fairground ride

Oct 25th 2011, 9:19 PM 11,382 Views 35 Comments

A 31-year-old woman fell to her death at around 11.20pm last night; Gardaí want a man recording mobile phone footage to come forward.

Netflix lost 800,000 subscribers this year
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# Netflix

Netflix lost 800,000 subscribers this year

Oct 25th 2011, 4:32 PM 549 Views 5 Comments

The movie and TV streaming company will launch in Ireland and the UK early next year. It has been operating in the US and almost 40 other countries since 2007.

WATCH: Nationwide photographs of an Irish autumn
# Work Can Wait
# Work Can Wait

WATCH: Nationwide photographs of an Irish autumn

Oct 19th 2011, 4:17 PM 864 Views 4 Comments

It’s that time of year again – so a good time to check out Irish Weather Online’s video of photographs from its contributors.

Irish student found dead in Spanish city
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# Tragic

Irish student found dead in Spanish city

Oct 15th 2011, 11:42 AM 3,520 Views 6 Comments

Twenty-one year old Shane O’Connor died following a fall in the city of Zaragoza.

British couple dies in separate falls while visiting Morocco
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# Morocco

British couple dies in separate falls while visiting Morocco

Aug 26th 2011, 5:17 PM 1,122 Views 6 Comments

Roger and Mathilde Lamb died days apart during a family holiday with their four children.