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#Near miss

From TheJournal.ie Man speaks out after metre-long 'spear' smashes through windscreen on the M50 Near Miss

Man speaks out after metre-long 'spear' smashes through windscreen on the M50

Jason described the incident that happened as he was driving on the M50.

From TheJournal.ie Near miss at level crossing after closed barriers trapped car, report finds Close Shave

Near miss at level crossing after closed barriers trapped car, report finds

The incident happened in Roscommon earlier this year.

From TheJournal.ie An Air Canada plane almost landed on crowded taxiway instead of runway in San Francisco Near Miss

An Air Canada plane almost landed on crowded taxiway instead of runway in San Francisco

“Where’s this guy going? He’s on the taxiway,” one of the pilots on the ground said.

From TheJournal.ie Russian fighter jet 'came within five feet of US spy plane' Tensions

Russian fighter jet 'came within five feet of US spy plane'

It’s not known how many US crew were on the plane.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's an absolute nightmare': Dart driver on the fear of hitting people on the tracks Kilbarrack Station

'It's an absolute nightmare': Dart driver on the fear of hitting people on the tracks

A new video shows how dangerous crossing the tracks can be.

From TheJournal.ie Harrison Ford to air traffic control after near miss: 'I'm the schmuck that landed on the taxiway' Chewie Get Us Outta Here This post contains videos

Harrison Ford to air traffic control after near miss: 'I'm the schmuck that landed on the taxiway'

He told the air traffic controllers that “it’s a big deal for me”.

From TheJournal.ie Footage emerges of Harrison Ford's piloting near miss at California airport Clear And Present Danger This post contains videos

Footage emerges of Harrison Ford's piloting near miss at California airport

Ford narrowly missed the American Airlines plane at John Wayne Airport in southern California.

From The42 'We have to be perfect': Attack the only way to keep All Blacks off balance November Tests

'We have to be perfect': Attack the only way to keep All Blacks off balance

Gordon D’Arcy feel he has been on the precipice of beating New Zealand three times only to fall short.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin airport worker sues over fears her ambulance almost hit plane on runway Near Miss

Dublin airport worker sues over fears her ambulance almost hit plane on runway

Roselyn O’Neill told the Circuit Civil Court she has suffered since the incident.

From TheJournal.ie Norwegian fighter jet machine guns own tower by accident Norway

Norwegian fighter jet machine guns own tower by accident

Almost the identical thing happened in 2009.

From The42 Yaya Toure hits out at 'pathetic, indecent' African Player of the Year snub Outburst

Yaya Toure hits out at 'pathetic, indecent' African Player of the Year snub

The 32-year-old midfielder has previously bagged the prestigious individual accolade in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.

From TheJournal.ie New report outlines 'serious incident' at Dublin Airport with planes in near-miss Close Call

New report outlines 'serious incident' at Dublin Airport with planes in near-miss

Two planes came within 800m of each other last March.

From The42 Hurler of the Year in waiting TJ Reid almost quit playing for Kilkenny a few years ago Near Miss

Hurler of the Year in waiting TJ Reid almost quit playing for Kilkenny a few years ago

Reid was frustrated in 2012 but shared his feelings with manager Brian Cody and Henry Shefflin.

From The42 Djokovic nearly takes his eye out by showing how NOT to open a bottle of champagne Near Miss

Djokovic nearly takes his eye out by showing how NOT to open a bottle of champagne

The Serb managed to escape without injury after getting the better of Roger Federer in the final of the the Internazionali d’Italia.

From TheJournal.ie Was it Russian? British? Mystery surrounds submarine that 'dragged' trawler off Co Down Near Miss

Was it Russian? British? Mystery surrounds submarine that 'dragged' trawler off Co Down

The vessel was heavily damaged following the incident.

From The42 How well do you remember Liverpool's brush with Premier League glory? Quiz

How well do you remember Liverpool's brush with Premier League glory?

Liverpool were agonisingly close to ending their title drought last season.

Arsenal nearly signed Messi, admits Wenger

We’re not sure he should be admitting this.

From TheJournal.ie A Labour TD crashed his car into the barrier at Leinster House Bit Of A Commotion

A Labour TD crashed his car into the barrier at Leinster House

Robert Dowds got a slight cut to his hand but is otherwise okay.

Rainbow admirer narrowly misses being hit by lightning

Too close for comfort.

Insane near-miss in a racecar doesn't even bother driver

This is waaay too close for comfort.

From TheJournal.ie Two planes on a 'collision course' in narrow miss at Knock Airport Investigation

Two planes on a 'collision course' in narrow miss at Knock Airport

After getting the warning one of the aircraft had to make an immediate right turn to avoid a crash.

From The42 Irish hooker Fogarty misses out on Top 14 after Agen play-off defeat Next Year

Irish hooker Fogarty misses out on Top 14 after Agen play-off defeat

The former Munster forward and his teammates were beaten by a Sireli Bobo-influenced La Rochelle.

From The42 VIDEO: Norwegian skydiver claims footage shows he was nearly hit by a meteorite Close Shave

VIDEO: Norwegian skydiver claims footage shows he was nearly hit by a meteorite

Norway’s public broadcaster NRK aired the clip of Anders Helstrup’s jump last night.

This eye-watering near-miss was an incredible escape for everyone Whoa This post contains videos

This eye-watering near-miss was an incredible escape for everyone

Their guardian angels were doing some heavy lifting.

Stage invader falls from rafters at New Year's Eve concert (video)

The man’s injuries are serious but not life-threatening, according to reports of the incident in Perth, Australia.

From The42 17 of the cruellest moments in Irish sporting history Near Miss

17 of the cruellest moments in Irish sporting history

Yesterday was not the first time there was heartbreak for Irish sports fans.

From The42 Lucky escape for Harlem Globetrotter as backboard collapses and shatters on top of him Near Miss

Lucky escape for Harlem Globetrotter as backboard collapses and shatters on top of him

Who knew basketball could be so dangerous?

Miracle escape from speeding train caught on CCTV

Watch the nail-biting near miss in Brisbane.

From TheJournal.ie Investigation after two planes have 'near miss' over NYC New York

Investigation after two planes have 'near miss' over NYC

The Delta Air Lines Boeing 747 came close to a Shuttle America plane on 13 June.

12 people who had an unbelievably close call

12 people who had an unbelievably close call

Prepare to say ARGH.

From The42 VIDEO: The flukiest near-miss you'll see today Lucky This post contains videos

VIDEO: The flukiest near-miss you'll see today

You won’t see much more panic-stricken defending than this.

VIDEO: Man almost makes a meal out of cat Cat For Dinner This post contains videos

VIDEO: Man almost makes a meal out of cat

An actual meal.

From The42 Days after the Boston bombings, this man is competing in London Marathon Inspirational This post contains videos

Days after the Boston bombings, this man is competing in London Marathon

Keith Luxon is running in his 72nd long-distance event today.

Asteroid comes close to Earth - but what would happen if it hit us?

Astronomers say the asteroid will pass Earth safely this evening – but here’s a worst-case scenario guide to what would happen if it didn’t.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know this morning…

From TheJournal.ie In pictures: cheers turn to screams as plane breaks in two Near Miss This post contains images

In pictures: cheers turn to screams as plane breaks in two

Amazingly, no one on board this Caribbean Airlines plane died following a crash landing in Guyana.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: The HSE offers its sympathy to the family of a woman who died shortly after giving birth to a healthy daughter; tornadoes and storms ravage the US; the super-injunction celebrities named.

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