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Pedestrian killed in Co Cork bus crash named as local priest Fr Con Cronin
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Pedestrian killed in Co Cork bus crash named as local priest Fr Con Cronin

Updated 1 hour ago 98,872 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have said they are investigating whether the driver may have suffered a medical emergency.

English court finds seven men guilty of murdering teenage law student in botched drive-by shooting
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English court finds seven men guilty of murdering teenage law student in botched drive-by shooting

1 hour ago 8,610 Views 1 Comment

Nineteen-year-old Aya Hachem was “in the wrong place at the wrong time” when she was shot in Lancashire last May.

Rangers lose first leg qualifier in Sweden and Monaco boss 'disgusted' by racist abuse
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Rangers lose first leg qualifier in Sweden and Monaco boss 'disgusted' by racist abuse

1 hour ago 3,564 Views 0 Comments

Rangers lost 2-1 to Malmo tonight.

Detectives investigating murder of Katie Simpson arrest 20-year-old woman in England
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Detectives investigating murder of Katie Simpson arrest 20-year-old woman in England

1 hour ago 18,219 Views 0 Comments

PSNI detectives have asked those with information to come forward to help their investigation.

'I've had the best time of my life being part of this group, it's special'
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'I've had the best time of my life being part of this group, it's special'

1 hour ago 7,216 Views 6 Comments

Bundee Aki has earned his chance to become a Test Lion this weekend.

Historic night as Bohemians beat PAOK to continue brilliant European run
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Historic night as Bohemians beat PAOK to continue brilliant European run

2 hours ago 20,842 Views 37 Comments

Ali Coote scored twice to secure a first-lege victory over PAOK from Greece.

Van Morrison drops legal challenge to live music ban in Northern Ireland
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Van Morrison drops legal challenge to live music ban in Northern Ireland

2 hours ago 6,613 Views 23 Comments

It comes after a relaxation of coronavirus regulations by the Stormont Executive to allow live music to resume.

Curry to stay with Warriors as Carmelo joins LeBron: reports
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Curry to stay with Warriors as Carmelo joins LeBron: reports

2 hours ago 2,770 Views 3 Comments

Curry will sign a four-year deal worth $215 million with the Warriors, his agent told ESPN.

Man (20s) dies after two cars crash in Co Monaghan
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Man (20s) dies after two cars crash in Co Monaghan

2 hours ago 13,346 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the incident near Castleblaney this morning.

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
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Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

3 hours ago 5,702 Views 0 Comments

Tragedy in Cork, the death of a missing Belarusian dissident and Kellie Harrington made headlines today.

Man throws phone at Trump during gun rally
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Man throws phone at Trump during gun rally

Apr 26th 2019, 9:45 PM 48,906 Views 51 Comments

In his speech, Trump told the NRA he is withdrawing the US from the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty.

Florida brings in new law to restrict gun access, NRA immediately launches legal bid to block it
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Florida brings in new law to restrict gun access, NRA immediately launches legal bid to block it

Mar 10th 2018, 5:12 PM 16,458 Views 0 Comments

The NRA said the measure “punishes law-abiding gun owners for the criminal acts of a deranged individual”.

Companies distance themselves from the NRA after latest school shooting
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Companies distance themselves from the NRA after latest school shooting

Feb 24th 2018, 2:46 PM 23,526 Views 91 Comments

The moves came as petitions circulated online targeting companies offering discounts to NRA members.

NRA chief criticises 'politicisation' of Florida school shooting
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NRA chief criticises 'politicisation' of Florida school shooting

Feb 22nd 2018, 9:54 PM 16,776 Views 89 Comments

He also doubled down on the NRA’s longstanding position that armed Americans were the first line of defence in confronting deadly attacks.

Amy Poehler told the NRA to 'f*ck off' after they used her face in a tweet
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Amy Poehler told the NRA to 'f*ck off' after they used her face in a tweet

Feb 22nd 2018, 1:14 PM 11,590 Views 2 Comments

She wasn’t having it.

Here is what Trump's notes for meeting with shooting survivors said
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Here is what Trump's notes for meeting with shooting survivors said

Feb 22nd 2018, 8:34 AM 44,681 Views 127 Comments

Students have called on the US President to tighten gun controls.

White House: Donald Trump supports move to strengthen gun background checks
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White House: Donald Trump supports move to strengthen gun background checks

Feb 19th 2018, 4:01 PM 13,559 Views 75 Comments

Trump has come under intensifying pressure to act after 17 people were killed last week.

WATCH: Survivor 'calls BS' on Trump's response to mass shooting at Florida school
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WATCH: Survivor 'calls BS' on Trump's response to mass shooting at Florida school

Feb 18th 2018, 12:25 PM 33,299 Views 88 Comments

The US President has criticised the FBI for failing to heed signs which could have prevented the shooting.

In the wake of Vegas the NRA is backing a call for a curb on assault weapons
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# Well I Never

In the wake of Vegas the NRA is backing a call for a curb on assault weapons

Oct 6th 2017, 8:31 AM 20,159 Views 116 Comments

The powerful gun lobby organisation has made what is, for it, something of a seismic step-down.

Trump wants to talk about banning gun sales to people on the 'no fly list'
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Trump wants to talk about banning gun sales to people on the 'no fly list'

Jun 16th 2016, 7:47 AM 10,798 Views 63 Comments

His announcement appears to place him in opposition to members of his own party.

Eagles of Death Metal singer says "everybody" has to have guns
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# Bataclan

Eagles of Death Metal singer says "everybody" has to have guns

Feb 16th 2016, 8:10 AM 23,541 Views 111 Comments

Jesse Hughes was speaking ahead of the band’s concert in Paris’s Olympia Theatre tonight.

This newspaper's front page about gun control is amazing
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This newspaper's front page about gun control is amazing

Dec 7th 2015, 10:06 PM 30,401 Views 20 Comments

The New York Daily News has the NRA in its sights.

US politician posts Christmas portrait showing family posing with guns
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US politician posts Christmas portrait showing family posing with guns

Dec 6th 2015, 11:24 AM 41,397 Views 98 Comments

Michele Fiore has previously courted controversy for her support of gun rights.

What's the Fianna Fáil alternative to Irish Water and water charges?
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# Water You Going To Do?

What's the Fianna Fáil alternative to Irish Water and water charges?

May 30th 2015, 7:15 PM 19,415 Views 101 Comments

We asked the party’s environment spokesperson Barry Cowen to outline his policy this week.

A digger driver has stumbled across a thousand-year-old tunnel in Kerry
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# Holey Cow

A digger driver has stumbled across a thousand-year-old tunnel in Kerry

Apr 3rd 2015, 4:48 PM 41,481 Views 68 Comments

It’s happened to us all…

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As it happened: Irish Rail and the NRA dropped by for our live Q&A

The Hotseat: Got any questions about trains or motorways? ... Send them our way
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The Hotseat: Got any questions about trains or motorways? ... Send them our way

Mar 18th 2015, 10:25 AM 15,260 Views 154 Comments

We’ll have Irish Rail and the National Roads Authority (or, at least, their spokespeople) live in the newsroom today.

'Insanity': That's what Michael Healy-Rae thinks of our approach to motorways
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# Grinds My Gears

'Insanity': That's what Michael Healy-Rae thinks of our approach to motorways

Feb 7th 2015, 7:00 AM 24,196 Views 83 Comments

The independent TD regularly drives from Kerry to Dublin.

€60m is going to be spent improving local roads, did yours make the cut?
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# En-tyrely New Look

€60m is going to be spent improving local roads, did yours make the cut?

Dec 3rd 2014, 3:46 PM 20,300 Views 43 Comments

Eight counties have been lucky.

One Irish county has way more roads than all the others. Guess which one?
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# Real Capital

One Irish county has way more roads than all the others. Guess which one?

Nov 18th 2014, 7:15 AM 33,483 Views 24 Comments

Perhaps predictably, it’s Ireland’s biggest county.

Drive through Newlands Cross? We've some good news for you
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Drive through Newlands Cross? We've some good news for you

Nov 14th 2014, 12:35 PM 29,556 Views 40 Comments

The NRA says the new flyover should be open to traffic by Thursday.

'No tolls': Jack Lynch Tunnel to be outsourced, but it WILL remain free to use
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'No tolls': Jack Lynch Tunnel to be outsourced, but it WILL remain free to use

Nov 12th 2014, 7:45 AM 11,027 Views 44 Comments

The National Roads Authority is to outsource its running to the same company that operates the tolled Port Tunnel in Dublin.

Galway-Dublin cycle route takes shape as preferred final stretch revealed
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Galway-Dublin cycle route takes shape as preferred final stretch revealed

Jun 27th 2014, 5:08 PM 16,671 Views 30 Comments

The transport minister has said it is hoped the final section will run through Shannonbridge, Loughrea, Craughwell, Clarinbridge and Oranmore to the Galway coast.

'Shocking' racist messages to be removed immediately from N7
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'Shocking' racist messages to be removed immediately from N7

May 21st 2014, 11:17 PM 80,036 Views 389 Comments

The symbol used in the graffiti is the same as one seen painted with similar messages in Dublin city earlier this year.

The Government's provided us with this handy list of things to worry about
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# What's The Risk

The Government's provided us with this handy list of things to worry about

Apr 16th 2014, 9:31 PM 21,027 Views 27 Comments

Better safe than sorry…

Oireachtas Agenda: The state of the roads and young offenders
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# Leinster House

Oireachtas Agenda: The state of the roads and young offenders

Jul 17th 2013, 7:15 AM 5,250 Views 7 Comments

What’s on Leinster House today? Well, as you asked…

Varadkar: 'I've no plans to introduce new tolls while I'm Transport Minister'
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Varadkar: 'I've no plans to introduce new tolls while I'm Transport Minister'

Jun 5th 2013, 3:56 PM 6,050 Views 55 Comments

Leo Varadkar was responding to reports of possible new toll points on the M50 motorway in Dublin.

€282m road deal to create 1,000 jobs and a Newlands Cross flyover
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# Jobswatch

€282m road deal to create 1,000 jobs and a Newlands Cross flyover

Apr 30th 2013, 12:30 PM 21,891 Views 84 Comments

Works are expected to start in May.

US Senate says 'No' to expanded gun checks
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US Senate says 'No' to expanded gun checks

Apr 17th 2013, 9:45 PM 7,686 Views 119 Comments

The vote is a major blow to the Obama administration.

Column: Despite the Newtown massacre, America’s sickening gun culture lives on
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Column: Despite the Newtown massacre, America’s sickening gun culture lives on

Mar 21st 2013, 7:00 PM 71 Views 107 Comments

After Newtown, Larry Donnelly was optimistic that the US might work towards stricter gun laws – but news that a ban on assault weapons has been removed from the legislation currently being considered has caused him to lose hope.

NRA says planned gun legislation is "phony", won't work
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NRA says planned gun legislation is "phony", won't work

Dec 23rd 2012, 5:12 PM 7,348 Views 93 Comments

The NRA’s executive vice presidents said planned legislation to outlaw military-style assault weapons wouldn’t work.

NRA: 'The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun'
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NRA: 'The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun'

Dec 21st 2012, 5:17 PM 11,544 Views 150 Comments

The US’ powerful gun lobby group, the National Rifle Association, has called for armed police or guards to be deployed in every school in the country.

Pic: Protester disrupts National Rifle Association press conference
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Pic: Protester disrupts National Rifle Association press conference

Dec 21st 2012, 4:10 PM 3,931 Views 21 Comments

The NRA is giving its first press conference since the mass shooting at a school in Newtown, Connecticut a week ago where 20 children and six adults died.

Japan may scrap nuclear plant over seismic fault
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Japan may scrap nuclear plant over seismic fault

Dec 10th 2012, 2:00 PM 3,294 Views 11 Comments

Geologists say an existing Japanese nuclear plant may be sited over an active seismic fault – indicating that it will probably have to be scrapped.

Toll charges set to increase by 10c
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Toll charges set to increase by 10c

Oct 12th 2012, 4:55 PM 7,568 Views 57 Comments

Drivers will be hit with a 10c toll hike from January 2013.

Speed limits across the country set to be reviewed
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Speed limits across the country set to be reviewed

Feb 8th 2012, 12:49 PM 5,173 Views 63 Comments

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar has announced a major nationwide review to ensure that all speed restrictions are “both safe and sensible”.

Varadkar says no new tolls on Irish roads
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Varadkar says no new tolls on Irish roads

Jan 18th 2012, 8:50 AM 2,565 Views 24 Comments

The Transport Minister has said that proposals to impose new tolls on roads in Ireland have been scrapped.

Toll company on M3 motorway made €19 million profit
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Toll company on M3 motorway made €19 million profit

Nov 17th 2011, 12:10 PM 3,463 Views 26 Comments

Eurolink Motorway Operation made €19,420,000 over just seven months after the M3 opened last year.

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