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From TheJournal.ie Barrister and political commentator Noel Whelan has died aged 50 RIP

Barrister and political commentator Noel Whelan has died aged 50

Whelan was highly involved in the referendum campaigns to legalise same sex marriage iand to Repeal the Eighth Amendment.

From The42 World Cup-winning Springbok James Small dies aged 50 RIP

World Cup-winning Springbok James Small dies aged 50

The former wing suffered a suspected heart attack.

From TheJournal.ie Johnny Kitagawa, record-breaking producer for 'most number one hits', dies aged 87 J Pop

Johnny Kitagawa, record-breaking producer for 'most number one hits', dies aged 87

Between the years of 1974 and 2010, Kitagawa was responsible for 232 number one singles.

From TheJournal.ie Rip Torn, Emmy-winning Larry Sanders Show actor, dies aged 88 RIP

Rip Torn, Emmy-winning Larry Sanders Show actor, dies aged 88

Torn starred in films such as Men in Black, Dodgeball and City Heat.

From TheJournal.ie Tributes paid to Dublin councillor John Bailey, who has died aged 74 RIP

Tributes paid to Dublin councillor John Bailey, who has died aged 74

Before entering politics, John Bailey served for 10 years as Chairman of the Dublin GAA County Board.

From TheJournal.ie Two-time US presidential candidate Ross Perot dies aged 89 ROSS PEROT

Two-time US presidential candidate Ross Perot dies aged 89

The Texas billionaire ran for President in 1992 and 1996.

From TheJournal.ie Penneys founder Arthur Ryan has died aged 83 RIP

Penneys founder Arthur Ryan has died aged 83

Mr Ryan founded the clothing retailer in 1969.

From TheJournal.ie Limerick people 'distraught at the loss of their champion' as funeral of Kevin Sheehy takes place RIP

Limerick people 'distraught at the loss of their champion' as funeral of Kevin Sheehy takes place

The 20-year-old was killed in a hit-and-run incident on Hyde Road in Limerick.

From TheJournal.ie 'A huge personality': Tributes paid as racing pundit John McCririck dies aged 79 RIP

'A huge personality': Tributes paid as racing pundit John McCririck dies aged 79

The presenter was one of the best known faces in the sport.

From TheJournal.ie Eva Kor, survivor of Auschwitz doctor Mengele, dies aged 85 Poland

Eva Kor, survivor of Auschwitz doctor Mengele, dies aged 85

Kor passed away in Poland during a trip to the Holocaust site.

From The42 Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs dies aged 27 RIP

Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs dies aged 27

Major League Baseball player was found dead in a Texas hotel room on Monday.

From TheJournal.ie Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run named as Irish champion boxer Kevin Sheehy Hyde Road

Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run named as Irish champion boxer Kevin Sheehy

The incident happened just after 5am this morning and gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

From TheJournal.ie Tributes paid to late Fair City actor Tom Jordan Charlie Kelly

Tributes paid to late Fair City actor Tom Jordan

Jordan had been on the long-running RTÉ soap since it began in 1989.

From TheJournal.ie Funeral of councillor Manus Kelly takes place in Donegal Letterkenny

Funeral of councillor Manus Kelly takes place in Donegal

The 41-year-old died in a crash while taking part in the Donegal International Rally.

From TheJournal.ie Beth Chapman, co-star of bounty hunter reality TV, dies aged 51 Beth Chapman

Beth Chapman, co-star of bounty hunter reality TV, dies aged 51

Chapman was diagnosed with throat cancer in September 2017.

From TheJournal.ie 'Horrifying image' of drowned father and daughter crossing Rio Grande increases spotlight on US immigration Asylum Seekers

'Horrifying image' of drowned father and daughter crossing Rio Grande increases spotlight on US immigration

The photo is reminiscent of the 2015 image of Syrian child Alan Kurdi who died in the Mediterranean near Turkey.

From TheJournal.ie Tributes to the late Jackie Healy-Rae to be heard in the Dáil Kerry

Tributes to the late Jackie Healy-Rae to be heard in the Dáil

The South Kerry TD passed away on the 5 December 2014.

From TheJournal.ie Bodies found in search for seven climbers presumed dead on Himalaya mountains RIP

Bodies found in search for seven climbers presumed dead on Himalaya mountains

The seven bodies were retrieved yesterday on Nanda Devi in India.

From TheJournal.ie Tributes paid to 'enormous personality' Manus Kelly after Donegal councillor dies during rally RIP

Tributes paid to 'enormous personality' Manus Kelly after Donegal councillor dies during rally

Kelly was a three-time winner of the event.

From TheJournal.ie Bestselling romance novelist Judith Krantz dies aged 91 Sex And Shopping

Bestselling romance novelist Judith Krantz dies aged 91

Krantz’s books have been translated into 52 languages and sold more than 85 million copies worldwide.

From TheJournal.ie Irish man who was fatally stabbed in Spain named as 53 year-old charity worker John Pender Costa Del Sol

Irish man who was fatally stabbed in Spain named as 53 year-old charity worker John Pender

A British man has been arrested over the incident.

From TheJournal.ie Irishman (53) dies following stabbing in Costa del Sol pub Fuengirola

Irishman (53) dies following stabbing in Costa del Sol pub

A British man has been arrested by Spanish police in connection with the incident.

From TheJournal.ie 'An immensely caring and loving person': Funeral takes place of Valerie French-Kilroy in Cork RIP

'An immensely caring and loving person': Funeral takes place of Valerie French-Kilroy in Cork

Valerie French-Kilroy was found dead last week at her home in Mayo.

From TheJournal.ie Philippe Zdar - one half of French dance duo Cassius - dies after accidental fall from apartment building RIP

Philippe Zdar - one half of French dance duo Cassius - dies after accidental fall from apartment building

The French producer formed the dance duo in the late 1980s.

From TheJournal.ie 'Life won't be the same without her': Tributes paid as funeral of Philomena Lynott takes place RIP

'Life won't be the same without her': Tributes paid as funeral of Philomena Lynott takes place

She had been battling cancer for a number of years before she passed away on Wednesday.

From TheJournal.ie Franco Zeffirelli, Oscar-nominated Italian director, dies aged 96 RIP

Franco Zeffirelli, Oscar-nominated Italian director, dies aged 96

Internationally, he is best known for having directed the 1968 film version of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet.

From The42 Inspirational US runner Grunewald loses cancer battle aged 32 RIP

Inspirational US runner Grunewald loses cancer battle aged 32

Paula Radcliffe has led the tributes to the long-distance runner.

From TheJournal.ie President Higgins leads tributes following death of Philomena Lynott RIP

President Higgins leads tributes following death of Philomena Lynott

She had been battling cancer for a number of years, and has died aged 88.

From TheJournal.ie Billy McKee - a founding member of the Provisional IRA - has died aged 97 Belfast

Billy McKee - a founding member of the Provisional IRA - has died aged 97

McKee always defended the worst atrocities of the IRA.

From The42 Mayo 1950 and 1951 All-Ireland winner 'The Flying Doctor' has died aged 91 RIP

Mayo 1950 and 1951 All-Ireland winner 'The Flying Doctor' has died aged 91

Rest in peace, Pádraig Carney.

From The42 Ex-Spurs defender, Leyton Orient manager Justin Edinburgh dies aged 49 RIP

Ex-Spurs defender, Leyton Orient manager Justin Edinburgh dies aged 49

The former defender suffered a cardiac arrest last Monday.

From The42 'A gentle giant' - Wexford three-time All-Ireland champion Wheeler dies aged 87 RIP

'A gentle giant' - Wexford three-time All-Ireland champion Wheeler dies aged 87

Tributes are being paid to the ‘icon’ that was Ned Wheeler.

From TheJournal.ie Legendary New Orleans blues pianist Dr John dies at 77 RIP

Legendary New Orleans blues pianist Dr John dies at 77

The Grammy award winning musician has been described today as a “radiant singer, songwriter, and pianist”.

From The42 Spanish police confirm Jose Antonio Reyes's car was speeding at more than 136mph RIP

Spanish police confirm Jose Antonio Reyes's car was speeding at more than 136mph

The former Arsenal and Sevilla winger was involved in a fatal crash on Saturday.

From The42 'Swedish football is in mourning' - former Uefa president Johansson passes away RIP

'Swedish football is in mourning' - former Uefa president Johansson passes away

Lennart Johansson was at the helm from 1990 to 2007.

From TheJournal.ie Pedestrian dies in hit-and-run in Dublin Swords Road

Pedestrian dies in hit-and-run in Dublin

A man in his 20s was killed after being struck by a HGV vehicle that failed to remain on the scene.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to visit Coolock/Darndale area after recent gun murders Dublin

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to visit Coolock/Darndale area after recent gun murders

Varadkar says he will visit the area “as soon as I can find a little bit of time”.

From The42 Thousands turn out to say goodbye to F1 legend Niki Lauda in Vienna ceremony RIP

Thousands turn out to say goodbye to F1 legend Niki Lauda in Vienna ceremony

Three-time world champion recovered from a life-threatening crash in 1976.

From TheJournal.ie Search for Trinity College professor ended as second Irishman dies climbing Everest RIP

Search for Trinity College professor ended as second Irishman dies climbing Everest

Séamus Lawless and Kevin Hynes have both died on the mountain.

From TheJournal.ie Tiger Who Came To Tea author Judith Kerr dies aged 95 RIP

Tiger Who Came To Tea author Judith Kerr dies aged 95

Publisher Harper Collins confirmed Kerr’s passing today on Twitter.