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Bohemians' hat-trick hero admits he had a point to prove
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Bohemians' hat-trick hero admits he had a point to prove

May 25th 2021, 12:01 AM 4,624 Views 0 Comments

Georgie Kelly starred against former club Dundalk on Monday evening.

Two-time All-Star and Tipperary legend added to backroom team of Munster champions
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# Hero

Two-time All-Star and Tipperary legend added to backroom team of Munster champions

Jan 8th 2021, 11:30 AM 9,566 Views 4 Comments

Declan Browne will work as forwards coach under David Power for the Premier County footballers.

Former Kerry minor bags hat-trick as Na Gaeil crowned All-Ireland junior football champions
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Former Kerry minor bags hat-trick as Na Gaeil crowned All-Ireland junior football champions

Jan 25th 2020, 4:47 PM 16,885 Views 6 Comments

Ian McCarthy scored 3-2 for the Kerry side, who beat Rathgarogue-Cushinstown by 21 points.

5-year-old hailed hero as she FaceTimes father for help after mother suffers stroke
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5-year-old hailed hero as she FaceTimes father for help after mother suffers stroke

Jan 2nd 2020, 5:11 PM 50,046 Views 13 Comments

“She said mammy was drinking her tea and now she was on the floor and she can’t get up.”

Woman whose mother was saved from drowning in 1953 tracks down rescuer on Liveline
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Woman whose mother was saved from drowning in 1953 tracks down rescuer on Liveline

Dec 9th 2019, 9:35 PM 31,288 Views 11 Comments

“You saved my mother,” Mary Thompstone told John Eldred on Joe Duffy’s RTÉ Radio One show this afternoon.

'That's not bad for a wee girl from Portaferry... I'm grateful to be able to wear this vest'
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# Pride Of Ireland

'That's not bad for a wee girl from Portaferry... I'm grateful to be able to wear this vest'

Oct 5th 2019, 11:00 PM 10,769 Views 15 Comments

Ireland’s Ciara Mageean gave an inspiring interview after her World Championships 1,500m final.

'I missed a penalty in the final of the EA Sports Cup before. Thankfully this one went in'
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'I missed a penalty in the final of the EA Sports Cup before. Thankfully this one went in'

Jul 17th 2019, 9:16 PM 4,945 Views 3 Comments

Dundalk’s Sean Hoare scored the winning penalty against Riga FC his evening.

'Every young winger looks up to him' - James aspires to be like Giggs
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'Every young winger looks up to him' - James aspires to be like Giggs

Jul 14th 2019, 2:17 PM 8,833 Views 14 Comments

New signing Daniel James impressed on his first appearance for Manchester United on Saturday.

Pickford scores and saves a penalty to earn England third place in Nations League
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# Drama

Pickford scores and saves a penalty to earn England third place in Nations League

Jun 9th 2019, 5:19 PM 12,297 Views 5 Comments

Spot kicks followed their scoreless draw with Switzerland, after the Three Lions were denied another goal courtesy of VAR.

Wijnaldum's anger at being benched inspired two-goal display
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Wijnaldum's anger at being benched inspired two-goal display

May 8th 2019, 12:22 AM 8,869 Views 9 Comments

The Dutch midfielder was not happy with Jurgen Klopp for leaving him out of the starting XI.

Nurse who saved unconscious bus driver describes 'frightening' ordeal for passengers
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Nurse who saved unconscious bus driver describes 'frightening' ordeal for passengers

Mar 5th 2019, 3:21 PM 40,659 Views 43 Comments

The nurse managed to stop the bus when it went out of control and then started CPR on the driver.

Former Liverpool defender Coates saves team-mate's life after goalkeeper knocked unconscious
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Former Liverpool defender Coates saves team-mate's life after goalkeeper knocked unconscious

Oct 10th 2018, 10:45 AM 11,931 Views 7 Comments

The 28-year-old prevented team-mate Romain Salin from choking after the goalkeeper collided with his post.

Russia World Cup hero returns to Valencia on loan
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# Reward

Russia World Cup hero returns to Valencia on loan

Aug 14th 2018, 6:42 PM 5,476 Views 1 Comment

Denis Cheryshev was one of the standout performers at the tournament this summer.

An important analysis of the music video for Enrique Iglesias's 'Hero'
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# Let Me Be Your Hero

An important analysis of the music video for Enrique Iglesias's 'Hero'

Jul 21st 2018, 9:30 PM 14,266 Views 1 Comment

The most intense pop song of our time.

Cave diver from Clare flew out to be part of Thai rescue mission that saved 12 boys and their coach
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Cave diver from Clare flew out to be part of Thai rescue mission that saved 12 boys and their coach

Jul 10th 2018, 7:17 PM 28,964 Views 20 Comments

Jim Warny, an active cave diver and member of the Irish Cave Rescue Organisation (ICRO), flew to Thailand on Friday.

Family of Paris balcony boy thank 'Spiderman' as he signs up for fire service internship
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# Viral Hero

Family of Paris balcony boy thank 'Spiderman' as he signs up for fire service internship

May 29th 2018, 2:00 PM 39,281 Views 52 Comments

Mamoudou Gassama has become a worldwide name after his feat of bravery.

'I deeply care for my students': US teacher who tackled school shooter praised as hero
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# Indiana

'I deeply care for my students': US teacher who tackled school shooter praised as hero

May 28th 2018, 9:17 PM 21,803 Views 21 Comments

Jason Seaman was said to have been shot a number of times when attempting to disarm the shooter.

'Hero' Malian immigrant who saved child dangling from balcony is to get French citizenship
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# Spiderman

'Hero' Malian immigrant who saved child dangling from balcony is to get French citizenship

May 28th 2018, 1:02 PM 163,242 Views 133 Comments

Mamoudou Gassama (22) met with President Macron at the Presidential Palace where he was given a medal for bravery.

Police officer saves seven people - including mother and baby - from burning building
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Police officer saves seven people - including mother and baby - from burning building

May 23rd 2018, 4:17 PM 12,611 Views 15 Comments

PC Neil Dobson tied up his loyal police dog, Monty, outside before rushing into the building.

Hero gardaí save the life of newborn baby whose face 'had turned blue'
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# Lifesaver

Hero gardaí save the life of newborn baby whose face 'had turned blue'

Apr 9th 2018, 5:57 PM 51,865 Views 37 Comments

The two Ennis gardaí helped to save the nine-day old baby who wasn’t breathing.

'French spirit of resistance' hailed as hero policeman laid to rest
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# Arnaud Beltrame

'French spirit of resistance' hailed as hero policeman laid to rest

Mar 28th 2018, 8:20 PM 14,679 Views 40 Comments

Hundreds attended the ceremony for Arnaud Beltrame today.

'He's an example to every player at this football club'
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'He's an example to every player at this football club'

Feb 1st 2018, 8:24 AM 10,914 Views 11 Comments

Sam Allardyce hailed Seamus Coleman after his return to the Premier League last night.

Manchester attack 'hero' jailed for stealing from victims
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# Chris Parker

Manchester attack 'hero' jailed for stealing from victims

Jan 30th 2018, 8:25 PM 22,840 Views 30 Comments

Chris Parker has been sentenced to over four years in prison.

Celine Dion had a pretty sound reaction when she was faced with a stage invader
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# Hero

Celine Dion had a pretty sound reaction when she was faced with a stage invader

Jan 10th 2018, 6:48 PM 8,702 Views 0 Comments

A unique approach, for sure.

Former Man United psychologist inspired Connacht try-scoring hero
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# Support

Former Man United psychologist inspired Connacht try-scoring hero

Nov 2nd 2017, 7:05 AM 8,787 Views 13 Comments

Bill Beswick spent time with the Irish side in Galway last week

The inspiring story behind that Marseille fan's goal from kick-off against Toulouse
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The inspiring story behind that Marseille fan's goal from kick-off against Toulouse

Sep 27th 2017, 2:15 PM 10,818 Views 12 Comments

Brilliant.

An Irish newsreader got the giggles while reading out this ridiculous local story on Scottish TV
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# Hero

An Irish newsreader got the giggles while reading out this ridiculous local story on Scottish TV

Sep 6th 2017, 5:17 PM 26,518 Views 4 Comments

You can’t blame him.

Local garda swims out and rescues man who'd jumped from a bridge in Sligo
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Local garda swims out and rescues man who'd jumped from a bridge in Sligo

Aug 7th 2017, 7:21 PM 44,998 Views 33 Comments

The incident happened in the town yesterday afternoon.

Wicklow man who joined Wimbledon game plans to auction Kim Clijsters' skirt for charity
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# Skirting The Issue

Wicklow man who joined Wimbledon game plans to auction Kim Clijsters' skirt for charity

Jul 17th 2017, 12:08 PM 22,421 Views 20 Comments

The charity helps with the costs for children who have to receive treatments in other countries for serious ailments.

'I wasn't prepared to let her drown' - Woman who saved 10-year-old girl on beach
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'I wasn't prepared to let her drown' - Woman who saved 10-year-old girl on beach

Jul 4th 2017, 10:08 PM 49,552 Views 19 Comments

Michelle Cremin from Cork braved a dangerous rip current at Inch beach.

Ice-cream van to the rescue after transporting patient from Portmarnock beach
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# Portmarnock

Ice-cream van to the rescue after transporting patient from Portmarnock beach

Jun 21st 2017, 10:25 PM 22,498 Views 37 Comments

What a hero.

Irish mother hails 'hero' son who punched shark that attacked his wife
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# Shark Attack

Irish mother hails 'hero' son who punched shark that attacked his wife

Apr 25th 2017, 1:38 PM 25,325 Views 39 Comments

Dean Gonsalves punched the shark which attacked his wife.

Ibrahimovic feels 'like Benjamin Button'
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Ibrahimovic feels 'like Benjamin Button'

Apr 9th 2017, 4:25 PM 7,628 Views 11 Comments

Victory today saw United close to within four points of Manchester City.

Heroic Sunderland winger Duncan Watmore saves three pensioners' lives
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# To The Rescue

Heroic Sunderland winger Duncan Watmore saves three pensioners' lives

Mar 31st 2017, 10:44 AM 7,775 Views 13 Comments

The 23-year-old was involved in a boat crash, and saved three passengers from drowning.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic: I am like Indiana Jones
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic: I am like Indiana Jones

Feb 17th 2017, 10:42 AM 7,475 Views 25 Comments

The Red Devils forward felt like the movie character after scoring a Europa League hat-trick against Saint-Etienne.

Shane Lowry gave out cans of Guinness to fans at the Phoenix Open
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Shane Lowry gave out cans of Guinness to fans at the Phoenix Open

Feb 5th 2017, 11:04 AM 11,908 Views 9 Comments

The Offaly man is six shots off the lead in Arizona.

People are loving this Mam's hack for drinking wine on the train
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People are loving this Mam's hack for drinking wine on the train

Jan 23rd 2017, 8:22 PM 11,789 Views 9 Comments

GAMECHANGER.

Taxi driver rescues family trapped inside a burning house at 4.30am
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# Swords

Taxi driver rescues family trapped inside a burning house at 4.30am

Dec 6th 2016, 3:24 PM 29,945 Views 30 Comments

Derek Malone managed to get a little girl and her parents to safety.

A lovely dad passed out sweets on a plane so his daughter could go trick-or-treating
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# Trick Or Treat

A lovely dad passed out sweets on a plane so his daughter could go trick-or-treating

Nov 1st 2016, 8:27 AM 18,874 Views 1 Comment

What a hero.

Hero who saved the life of a four-month-old baby honoured at special event
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Hero who saved the life of a four-month-old baby honoured at special event

Oct 14th 2016, 8:44 PM 23,791 Views 11 Comments

Walsh was honoureed today at a ceremony in Farmleigh House, Dublin.

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