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# Metal
Slipknot co-founder Joey Jordison dies aged 46
Jordison was voted the greatest drummer of the previous 25 years by readers of drumming magazine Rhythm in 2010.
# covid-19 facts
FactCheck: No, a Covid-19 vaccine will not make your arm magnetic
The claim has been shared widely online.
# Recall
Batches of Ben and Jerry's ice cream recalled as they may contain metal pieces
Four batches of the ice cream are affected.
# Recall
Dublin sushi firm recalls products after traces of metal found in rice
The products have been withdrawn as a precautionary measure after one of the firm’s suppliers raised the alarm.
# metal success
"We tour Russia more than any Irish band. I think that should be recognised"
Meet Cruachan.
# hardcore
Two-year-old sings intense metal rendition of the alphabet
And moshes in her onesie.
# soft rock
Thrash metallers Slayer rescue tiny, freezing kitten
Ah, wouldye look.
# loud noises
Guy walks through Galway singing death metal to bemused shoppers
Keepin’ the scene ALIIIIVE.
# black metal
This Irish band is huge worldwide - so why isn't this recognised at home?
Primordial launch their latest album with a metal festival in Ireland later this year.
# rockin' horse
This horse rocking out is the most metal thing you'll see today
\m/ . . . \m/
# hardcore
Man headbangs so hard at Motörhead gig his brain bleeds
Though headbanging is generally harmless, doctors have said it can cause some serious injuries.
# Metal Theft
25 'travelling criminals' arrested over stolen metal
Gardaí carried out 72 searches, 260 checkpoints and 402 targeted patrols into the ongoing investigation of metal theft.
# Metal
Beer kegs, road signs and goal posts go missing as metal thefts rise
There have also been a number of high profile thefts of precious objects recently, including sculptures and religious relics.
# Arrest
Singer arrested for 'hiring hitman to kill wife'
Tim Lambesis of metal band As I Lay Dying allegedly asked an undercover detective to carry out the hit.
# gold mine
More positive results from tests at Monaghan gold mine site
Results mean that processing of the gold should go more smoothly.
# Gold diggers
Positive results from gold mine test in Monaghan
The metallurgical test undertaken included grinding, crushing and other factors relating to the mill design that would be needed to process the output from the mine.
# pug destroyer
Look at these cute pugs singing death metal
Grrawwrhhhrwww. It’s Pug Destroyer!
# Coppers' Copper
Are these your metal rods? Gardaí seek public's help to find owner
Gardaí say they have come into possession of a quantity of the valuable metal.
# Theft
Three arrested in Louth metal theft
The men were arrested shortly after the metal was reported stolen on Wednesday and two men have since been charged.
# Metal Thefts
Metal thefts: sculptures and artefacts stolen around Ireland
The recovery of part of a stolen historic bell in Co Kerry has highlighted the rise in such thefts in Ireland over the past few years.
# recycling
Ireland recycles equivalent weight of three Dublin Spires in batteries in 2011
Recycling of electrical items beat European targets last year.
# Thefts
Manhole covers and memorial plaques: what's being stolen in the recession?
And what’s being done to prevent it?