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Nine people dead and 600 others injured as Albania hit with strongest earthquake in decades
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Nine people dead and 600 others injured as Albania hit with strongest earthquake in decades

Nov 26th 2019, 10:38 AM 10,168 Views 9 Comments

The worst damage appeared to be around the coastal town of Durres.

Four people die and six others injured in California backyard shooting
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Four people die and six others injured in California backyard shooting

Nov 18th 2019, 6:56 AM 17,373 Views 19 Comments

There are currently no suspects in custody.

Older people, men and those in rural areas at higher risk of dying in residential fires, report finds
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Older people, men and those in rural areas at higher risk of dying in residential fires, report finds

Oct 16th 2019, 4:21 PM 4,274 Views 5 Comments

The Health Research Board found there were 101 fires recorded in closed inquest cases between 2014-2016.

Fishermen who drowned off Co Kerry pier died from 'prolonged period in cold water'
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Fishermen who drowned off Co Kerry pier died from 'prolonged period in cold water'

Sep 13th 2019, 8:29 AM 18,780 Views 12 Comments

The bodies of three Latvian men were recovered off the Coonanna Pier on 30 September 2018.

'Murderous attack': Nearly 100 people killed and 19 missing in latest massacre in Mali
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'Murderous attack': Nearly 100 people killed and 19 missing in latest massacre in Mali

Jun 10th 2019, 8:32 PM 31,624 Views 20 Comments

There are currently 20 Irish Defence Forces personnel deployed to the EU Training Mission in Mali.

'Terrifying': Crane collapse kills four people and injures four others in Seattle
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'Terrifying': Crane collapse kills four people and injures four others in Seattle

Apr 28th 2019, 8:27 AM 33,878 Views 19 Comments

Officials do not yet know the cause of the collapse.

At least 70 people killed in major apartment fire in Bangladesh
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At least 70 people killed in major apartment fire in Bangladesh

Feb 21st 2019, 6:59 AM 5,567 Views 3 Comments

The blaze broke out in a historic part of the Bangladesh capital of Dhaka.

Mexico fuel-pipe blaze death toll rises to 79
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Mexico fuel-pipe blaze death toll rises to 79

Updated Jan 20th 2019, 6:36 PM 22,071 Views 15 Comments

The tragedy comes as the federal government wages a highly publicised war on fuel theft.

53% of farm fatalities last year associated with vehicles and machinery
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53% of farm fatalities last year associated with vehicles and machinery

Jan 3rd 2019, 1:57 PM 6,681 Views 3 Comments

Provisional figures from Teagasc recorded 17 farm deaths in 2018.

Taiwan investigating train crash that killed 18 and injured 187 people
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Taiwan investigating train crash that killed 18 and injured 187 people

Updated Oct 22nd 2018, 8:28 AM 10,773 Views 0 Comments

Among those who died, the youngest was nine years old.

Man (20s) released after fatal crash in Bundoran that killed two and seriously injured three
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Man (20s) released after fatal crash in Bundoran that killed two and seriously injured three

Aug 20th 2018, 7:33 AM 35,213 Views 38 Comments

A file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecution.

18 killed after Russian helicopter crashes in northern Siberia
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18 killed after Russian helicopter crashes in northern Siberia

Aug 4th 2018, 9:34 AM 6,748 Views 2 Comments

The helicopter was operated by Russian national airline Utair.

Road deaths decrease across Europe for second year in a row
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Road deaths decrease across Europe for second year in a row

Apr 14th 2018, 8:15 AM 6,736 Views 15 Comments

The European Commission released the statistics for 2017 this week.

Five women killed and four injured after gunman opens fire on churchgoers in Russia
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Five women killed and four injured after gunman opens fire on churchgoers in Russia

Feb 18th 2018, 4:30 PM 18,734 Views 32 Comments

The shooter opened gunfire at people leaving a church service in Russia’s Dagestan region.

Two Palestinian teenagers killed by Israeli fire, medics say
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Two Palestinian teenagers killed by Israeli fire, medics say

Feb 18th 2018, 12:00 PM 6,282 Views 43 Comments

Four soldiers were also wounded in an apparent bomb attack on the border.

Train crash killing two in South Carolina 'could have been prevented'
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Train crash killing two in South Carolina 'could have been prevented'

Feb 5th 2018, 7:07 AM 7,805 Views 5 Comments

Two Amtrak crew members were killed, and more than 100 people were injured.

Five army officers dead after two helicopters crash during training exercise in France
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Five army officers dead after two helicopters crash during training exercise in France

Feb 2nd 2018, 8:12 PM 24,787 Views 5 Comments

The crash happened about 50 kilometres northwest of Saint-Tropez in southern France.

Three dead, two injured after helicopter crashes into California home
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Three dead, two injured after helicopter crashes into California home

Jan 31st 2018, 7:34 AM 13,104 Views 0 Comments

Four people were aboard the Robinson R44 helicopter when it went down.

M50: Fewer traffic officers means gardaí expected to enforce road laws 'as they pass through'
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M50: Fewer traffic officers means gardaí expected to enforce road laws 'as they pass through'

Jan 31st 2018, 6:05 AM 21,833 Views 26 Comments

Gardaí have promised that more Traffic Corps jeeps will be in service in the coming weeks.

Man charged with dangerous driving over crash that killed three London teenagers
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Man charged with dangerous driving over crash that killed three London teenagers

Jan 29th 2018, 7:26 AM 12,932 Views 3 Comments

The teenage boys were killed on Friday after being struck by an Audi A5.

11 dead and 46 injured as Turkish bus full of families bound for ski trip crashes into tree
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11 dead and 46 injured as Turkish bus full of families bound for ski trip crashes into tree

Jan 20th 2018, 9:32 AM 9,330 Views 6 Comments

The bus was making an overnight journey from the capital Ankara to the western city of Bursa.

Nine workers dead after 450m-long bridge collapses in Colombian valley
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Nine workers dead after 450m-long bridge collapses in Colombian valley

Jan 16th 2018, 10:25 AM 22,590 Views 5 Comments

The 450m-long bridge was to be part of a motorway connecting to the city of Villavicencio to Bogotá.

Two killed and 30 injured as Chinese port flattened by major explosion
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Two killed and 30 injured as Chinese port flattened by major explosion

Nov 26th 2017, 10:50 AM 17,580 Views 4 Comments

Photos show cars twisted and mangled by the force of the explosion.

Three children and two men killed as stolen car crashes into tree in Leeds
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Three children and two men killed as stolen car crashes into tree in Leeds

Nov 26th 2017, 10:09 AM 23,714 Views 21 Comments

The incident happened in the Meanwood area of Leeds shortly before 10pm last night.

Eight dead, over a dozen injured after truck strikes pedestrians in New York City terror attack
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Eight dead, over a dozen injured after truck strikes pedestrians in New York City terror attack

Oct 31st 2017, 10:00 PM 201,360 Views 239 Comments

“We were not afraid after 9/11 and we’re not going to be afraid now.”

At least four people dead in train crash in southern Finland
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At least four people dead in train crash in southern Finland

Oct 26th 2017, 9:20 AM 10,925 Views 0 Comments

Eight people who were injured have been taken to hospital.

Three generations of the same family died in devastating Mayo crash
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Three generations of the same family died in devastating Mayo crash

Sep 12th 2017, 8:41 AM 21,110 Views 11 Comments

Five people died on Irish roads yesterday.

Eight dead following a shooting at a Texas home
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Eight dead following a shooting at a Texas home

Sep 11th 2017, 8:50 AM 15,289 Views 30 Comments

All of those killed and injured were believed to be adults.

55 people killed, hundreds injured in Cameroon train derailment
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55 people killed, hundreds injured in Cameroon train derailment

Oct 22nd 2016, 11:16 AM 6,574 Views 2 Comments

The train was crammed with people due to road traffic disruption between two cities.

Three climbers die on Everest in the space of three days
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Three climbers die on Everest in the space of three days

May 23rd 2016, 12:12 PM 18,953 Views 19 Comments

The latest fatality is an Indian climber.

Clampdown on drivers, cyclists and pedestrians running red lights with over 2,500 caught so far
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Clampdown on drivers, cyclists and pedestrians running red lights with over 2,500 caught so far

Oct 2nd 2015, 12:48 PM 19,460 Views 67 Comments

One red light camera has caught over 150 cars breaking a red light since June.

133 drivers in fatal crashes were not breathalysed last year
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133 drivers in fatal crashes were not breathalysed last year

Jun 7th 2015, 8:00 AM 9,793 Views 24 Comments

The majority of drivers received fatal injuries at the scene.

Four people have died in separate road crashes since yesterday evening
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Four people have died in separate road crashes since yesterday evening

Apr 12th 2015, 12:02 PM 25,879 Views 30 Comments

A man has been arrested following one of the deaths in Strabane, Tyrone.

Mayo's roads are being blessed - but there are no miracles expected
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Mayo's roads are being blessed - but there are no miracles expected

Mar 23rd 2015, 5:55 PM 19,160 Views 105 Comments

Mayo is following in the footsteps of Australia, where the blessing takes place in certain areas each year.

Rise in cycling came with an increased number of deaths - are we ready for so many bikes?
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Rise in cycling came with an increased number of deaths - are we ready for so many bikes?

Jan 26th 2015, 5:30 PM 17,390 Views 115 Comments

A count of cycle traffic in Dublin city from 2011 to 2013 shows a jump of 20,000 cyclists.

One dead, 30 injured as a series of earthquakes hit southern Pakistan
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One dead, 30 injured as a series of earthquakes hit southern Pakistan

May 9th 2014, 8:00 AM 3,911 Views 3 Comments

One of the quakes struck at the relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometres.

Two men shot dead in County Antrim named by police
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Two men shot dead in County Antrim named by police

Sep 14th 2013, 10:39 AM 6,115 Views 6 Comments

Arthur Gibson aged 61 and Michael Murphy aged 37 were found dead on a farm in Glenarm yesterday afternoon.

Nine-year-old child and elderly woman die in house fire in Wexford
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Nine-year-old child and elderly woman die in house fire in Wexford

Sep 14th 2013, 10:16 AM 12,712 Views 26 Comments

A man was also recovered from the scene and was taken to hospital in Dublin.

No fatalities after massive Florida gas plant blasts
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No fatalities after massive Florida gas plant blasts

Jul 30th 2013, 8:13 AM 3,830 Views 1 Comment

Massive blasts ripped through the Blue Rhino propane plant late last night.

Farmers' association urges caution as busy farms signal rise in accidents
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Farmers' association urges caution as busy farms signal rise in accidents

Mar 9th 2013, 7:00 AM 4,199 Views 4 Comments

Last year, 21 people died in farm related incidents, mainly injured by equipment and livestock.

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