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'Jackass' star Ryan Dunn killed in Philadelphia car crash R.I.P. This post contains videos

'Jackass' star Ryan Dunn killed in Philadelphia car crash

The skating stuntman – most known for a film scene where he put a toy car up his rectum – dies aged 34.

From TheJournal.ie Family, friends and politicians react to Brian Lenihan's death RIP

Family, friends and politicians react to Brian Lenihan's death

Lenihan’s aunt Mary O’Rourke led tributes to the former Minister for Finance this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Obituary: Brian Lenihan TD, 1959-2011 R.I.P.

Obituary: Brian Lenihan TD, 1959-2011

A biography of the late former Minister for Finance, who died at his home this morning aged 52.

From TheJournal.ie Former Finance Minister Brian Lenihan has died Brian Lenihan

Former Finance Minister Brian Lenihan has died

The former Minister for Finance died in the early hours of this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Man dies following early-morning Carrickmacross assault Assault

Man dies following early-morning Carrickmacross assault

A post-mortem is due later today after a man in his 20s died from the injuries sustained in a Co Monaghan assault.

From TheJournal.ie Memorial service held for lost Irish Everest climber R.I.P.

Memorial service held for lost Irish Everest climber

Tributes are paid to John Delaney in Co Laois, as his wife describes losing her “husband, hero and best friend”.

Legendary musician Gil Scott-Heron, 'the Godfather of Rap', dies at 62 R.I.P. This post contains videos

Legendary musician Gil Scott-Heron, 'the Godfather of Rap', dies at 62

Scott-Heron laid the groundwork for spoken-word political expression on work like ‘The Revolution Will Not Be Televised’.

From TheJournal.ie Teenager killed in Co Kildare car accident Roads

Teenager killed in Co Kildare car accident

A teenager is struck by a car on the Celbridge to Leixlip road yesterday afternoon, and is later pronounced dead.

From TheJournal.ie Tributes paid to late former Labour TD Michael Bell R.I.P.

Tributes paid to late former Labour TD Michael Bell

The five-term former deputy for Louth, councillor and mayor dies in Dublin at the age of 74.

From TheJournal.ie State Funeral for Dr Garret FitzGerald this Sunday State Funeral

State Funeral for Dr Garret FitzGerald this Sunday

The late taoiseach will be given full state honours for a funeral on Sunday, after lying in repose at the Mansion House in Dublin city on Saturday.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Thursday Daily Fix This post contains images

The Daily Fix: Thursday

All the news of the day you might have missed…

From TheJournal.ie Former Tánaiste Peter Barry: Garret quit FG leadership too soon Garret Fitzgerald

Former Tánaiste Peter Barry: Garret quit FG leadership too soon

The man who served as Minister for Foreign Affairs during Garret Fitzgerald’s second term says the leader had more to give.

World's oldest panda, Ming Ming, dies at 34 R.I.P. This post contains images

World's oldest panda, Ming Ming, dies at 34

Ming Ming, who lived in a zoo in Guangdong province having previously lived in Dublin, dies of suspected kidney failure.

From TheJournal.ie Trial of two charged with supplying Katy French cocaine adjourned Courts

Trial of two charged with supplying Katy French cocaine adjourned

The trial of Kieran Ducie and Ann Corcoran is further adjourned – the third time that the trial has been pushed back.

A FISHERMAN has died after falling overboard from his vessel off the cost of Mayo this morning. A search and rescue operation was launched by the Coastguard based in Malin Head, and the fisherman was recovered from the water, but he was pronounced dead on arrival at Sligo General Hospital a short time later.

From TheJournal.ie Man killed after car strikes horse in Waterford Roads

Man killed after car strikes horse in Waterford

A 42-year-old dies from his injuries after his car strikes a horse on the N25 in the early hours of Monday morning.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí extend detention period for man arrested over Cork blaze Cork

Gardaí extend detention period for man arrested over Cork blaze

A man remains in Garda custody over yesterday’s fatal fire, as it emerges that one victim had only moved into the house last week.

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested in connection with Cork fire that killed woman and young nephew Cork

Man arrested in connection with Cork fire that killed woman and young nephew

A 22-year-old man has been arrested by gardaí investing the house fire which killed a 25-year-old woman and her five-year-old nephew

From TheJournal.ie Man dies, and another injured, following County Down shooting Northern Ireland

Man dies, and another injured, following County Down shooting

A man dies from a gunshot wound to the chest after an altercation between two groups of non-nationals in Kilkeel.

From TheJournal.ie Two killed in house fire in Cork City Cork

Two killed in house fire in Cork City

A 25-year-old woman and a 5-year-old boy die from their injuries after being trapped in a fire in Mahon, east of Cork City.

From TheJournal.ie Woman killed following morning car crash in Cork Roads

Woman killed following morning car crash in Cork

One woman is killed, while four others are in a serious condition, following a two-car crash on the N71 in west Cork.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí treating Cabra woman's death as suspicious R.I.P.

Gardaí treating Cabra woman's death as suspicious

The body of a woman in her 40s is found at a house on Blackhorse Avenue this morning; the site remains sealed off.

From TheJournal.ie Rachel Peavoy inquest returns verdict of death by misadventure R.I.P.

Rachel Peavoy inquest returns verdict of death by misadventure

The Dublin City Coroner finds that medication and wet hair were risk factors in the death of Rachel Peavoy last year.

From TheJournal.ie Clare body confirmed as that of missing McCarthy R.I.P.

Clare body confirmed as that of missing McCarthy

Gardaí renew their appeal for public assistance, as a post-mortem is expected to show a violent death.

From TheJournal.ie Woman killed following Mayo beach buggy crash Mayo

Woman killed following Mayo beach buggy crash

A woman in her 20s is killed, while another man remains in a serious condition, after the accident in Co Mayo yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Council were to fix Rachel Peavoy's heating two weeks after she died Rachel Peavoy

Council were to fix Rachel Peavoy's heating two weeks after she died

Documents obtained by the Irish Mail on Sunday show a ‘target date’ for resolving heating issues 16 days after Peavoy’s death.

A 48-YEAR-OLD MAN has died after a serious assault in Ballymun last night. The man was set upon outside a pharmacy on the Ballymun Road at around 9pm. He was rushed to Beaumont Hospital but died this afternoon from his injuries. Gardaí believe up to two men were involved in the assault, and have appealed for witnesses to contact the Ballymun station at (01) 666 4400.

From TheJournal.ie Irish victim of NZ quake arrives home for burial Christchurch

Irish victim of NZ quake arrives home for burial

The remains of Eoin McKenna, 41, arrive home for burial in his native Monaghan – over two weeks after his death.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí seek help in identifying road accident victim Roads

Gardaí seek help in identifying road accident victim

A man was killed at around 4:30pm when he was struck by a van on the N4 in Roscommon – but he cannot be identified.

From TheJournal.ie Donnybrook man may have been dead for a month R.I.P.

Donnybrook man may have been dead for a month

Patrick Coulter was found dead in his home on February 10 – with his last confirmed sighting over four weeks previously.

From TheJournal.ie Family pays tribute to late cystic fibrosis campaigner R.I.P.

Family pays tribute to late cystic fibrosis campaigner

Anita Slowey, 24, had been a regular feature on the national airwaves as she fought to have a specialised CF unit built.

From TheJournal.ie Woman, 20, takes life just months after boyfriend Suicide

Woman, 20, takes life just months after boyfriend

Galway woman Lisa Healy, 20, took her own life last Friday – within three months of her boyfriend committing suicide.

Former Thin Lizzy guitarist Gary Moore dies at 58 RIP

Former Thin Lizzy guitarist Gary Moore dies at 58

The Belfast-born guitarist – who played with Thin Lizzy, Bob Dylan, George Harrison and many others – has passed away while on holiday in Spain.

From TheJournal.ie Des Bishop's father passes away R.I.P.

Des Bishop's father passes away

The father of comedian Des Bishop has passed away.

From TheJournal.ie Two die in Co Clare house fire Co Clare

Two die in Co Clare house fire

Two men, in their 60s and 30s, are killed in an overnight fire at Tubber, just beside the border with Galway.

From TheJournal.ie Michaela Harte, daughter of Mickey, dies on honeymoon R.I.P.

Michaela Harte, daughter of Mickey, dies on honeymoon

The well-known daughter of Tyrone football coach Mickey Harte is killed while on honeymoon in Mauritius.

From TheJournal.ie Dick King-Smith, creator of ‘Babe’, dies at 88 R.I.P.

Dick King-Smith, creator of ‘Babe’, dies at 88

The children’s author, best known for writing the books that spawned the Babe films, passes away at home.

Hollywood veteran Pete Postlethwaite dies at 64

The star of In The Name of the Father, The Usual Suspects and Romeo + Juliet dies after a battle with cancer.

From TheJournal.ie Woman and son killed in Co Louth car crash Roads

Woman and son killed in Co Louth car crash

A 35-year-old woman and her 10-year-old son are fatally injured when the car her husband was driving struck a wall.

From TheJournal.ie Male and female bodies found in Grand Canal Canal Deaths

Male and female bodies found in Grand Canal

Gardaí are investigating after the bodies of a male and female are recovered from the Grand Canal at Inchicore.