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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.

From TheJournal.ie Legendary F1 driver Niki Lauda dies aged 70 World Champ

Legendary F1 driver Niki Lauda dies aged 70

Lauda survived horrific injuries in a crash during a race in 1976 but went on to win further world championships.

From TheJournal.ie Online celebrity Grumpy Cat dies aged 7 Internet In Mourning

Online celebrity Grumpy Cat dies aged 7

The cat made her owner Tabatha Bundesen of Arizona, a wealthy woman

From TheJournal.ie Man (50s) dies in workplace incident on Cork farm RIP

Man (50s) dies in workplace incident on Cork farm

The alarm was raised just after 5.30pm today.

From TheJournal.ie 'She brightened up our lives': Screen icon Doris Day has died aged 97 RIP

'She brightened up our lives': Screen icon Doris Day has died aged 97

The actress was one of the biggest Hollywood stars of her time.

From TheJournal.ie Man who died in apparent paragliding accident in Wicklow has been named RIP

Man who died in apparent paragliding accident in Wicklow has been named

An investigation is now under way in relation to the incident.

From TheJournal.ie Twin Peaks and Mod Squad star Peggy Lipton dies aged 72 RIP

Twin Peaks and Mod Squad star Peggy Lipton dies aged 72

The actress, who was married to music producer Quincy Jones, died following a battle with cancer.

From TheJournal.ie Man (80s) dies after being struck by car in Roscommon Keadue

Man (80s) dies after being struck by car in Roscommon

The driver later presented himself to gardaí.

From TheJournal.ie Man dies while climbing Carrauntoohil in Kerry RIP

Man dies while climbing Carrauntoohil in Kerry

It is believed the man may have fallen and sustained fatal injuries.

From TheJournal.ie Comedian Freddie Starr has died aged 76 RIP

Comedian Freddie Starr has died aged 76

Starr rose to fame in the 1970s and went on to become a household name in the UK.

From TheJournal.ie Cyclist (34) dies days after collision during cycling race in Co Wexford RIP

Cyclist (34) dies days after collision during cycling race in Co Wexford

Seán Lynch was taking part in a cycling race when the collision occurred. Gardaí are asking witnesses to come forward.

From TheJournal.ie Top Australian DJ dies in Bali accident while attempting to help friend RIP

Top Australian DJ dies in Bali accident while attempting to help friend

Adam Sky is believed to have suffered severe cuts when he fell through a glass door.

From The42 Legendary GAA manager and journalist Eugene McGee has died RIP

Legendary GAA manager and journalist Eugene McGee has died

McGee also worked as a journalist and editor of the Longford Leader.

From TheJournal.ie Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca, dies aged 74 Star Wars

Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca, dies aged 74

Harrison Ford and George Lucas are among those to have paid tribute to the Star Wars actor.

From TheJournal.ie 'We know that we will all rejoice together on the day that justice is achieved for our Lyra' Lyra McKee

'We know that we will all rejoice together on the day that justice is achieved for our Lyra'

Lyra (29) was murdered early on Good Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry during a night of fierce riots.

From The42 Brazil mourns 'superhero' Senna - the biggest sporting name in the country - 25 years after his death RIP

Brazil mourns 'superhero' Senna - the biggest sporting name in the country - 25 years after his death

‘Senna was carrying the flag around the world like a symbol that made so many Brazilians proud.’

From The42 Lisbon Lion who scored Celtic's winner in the European Cup final passes away RIP This post contains videos

Lisbon Lion who scored Celtic's winner in the European Cup final passes away

Former Hoops forward Stevie Chalmers has died at the age of 83.

From The42 Czech international footballer killed in bus crash after Turkish league match RIP

Czech international footballer killed in bus crash after Turkish league match

Josef Sural, 28, was travelling with six of his team-mates when their minibus crashed.

From TheJournal.ie President among mourners as Feargal Quinn laid to rest RIP

President among mourners as Feargal Quinn laid to rest

Tributes have been paid to the popular businessman and politician.

From TheJournal.ie Father of footballer Emiliano Sala dies three months after son's fatal plane crash RIP

Father of footballer Emiliano Sala dies three months after son's fatal plane crash

The light aircraft carrying Emiliano Sala disappeared near the British island of Guernsey on 21 January.

From TheJournal.ie 'We have lost a giant of the retail world': Tributes paid to Superquinn founder Feargal Quinn RIP

'We have lost a giant of the retail world': Tributes paid to Superquinn founder Feargal Quinn

The supermarket founder was also a Senator for 23 years.

From TheJournal.ie The family that stood up to the Dundon gang: Steve Collins pays loving tribute to wife Carmel RIP

The family that stood up to the Dundon gang: Steve Collins pays loving tribute to wife Carmel

Their son Roy was murdered by the Dundon gang in 2009.

From TheJournal.ie A quiet, reflective and defiant Belfast stands with the McKees as they celebrate their 'wee brainbox' We Stand With Lyra

A quiet, reflective and defiant Belfast stands with the McKees as they celebrate their 'wee brainbox'

Lyra McKee is many things to many people now – but today was about her family and their loss.

From TheJournal.ie 'The pain will never ease': Funeral of Lyra McKee takes place in Belfast Belfast

'The pain will never ease': Funeral of Lyra McKee takes place in Belfast

The 29-year-old journalist was killed in Derry in the early hours of Good Friday.

From The42 Former Celtic captain and Lisbon Lion Billy McNeill has died aged 79 RIP

Former Celtic captain and Lisbon Lion Billy McNeill has died aged 79

Also an ex-manager at the club, McNeill skippered the Hoops to European Cup glory in 1967.

From TheJournal.ie Innocent gangland victim Roy Collins' mother Carmel dies following long illness CARMEL COLLINS

Innocent gangland victim Roy Collins' mother Carmel dies following long illness

Her death comes just 12 days after the tenth anniversary of her son’s killing.

From TheJournal.ie 'Murdered by cowards': Ireland's front pages unite in mourning for Lyra McKee Front Pages

'Murdered by cowards': Ireland's front pages unite in mourning for Lyra McKee

The killing of the 29 year-old was covered on all of Ireland’s front pages this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Lyra McKee: A determined journalist who told the stories of marginalised people and her country’s troubled past RIP

Lyra McKee: A determined journalist who told the stories of marginalised people and her country’s troubled past

Lyra’s work covered topics to do with the legacy of the Troubles, the fight for LGBT equality, and her own life.

From TheJournal.ie 'An incredible talent': Tributes paid to 'rising star' Lyra McKee, journalist shot dead during rioting in Derry RIP

'An incredible talent': Tributes paid to 'rising star' Lyra McKee, journalist shot dead during rioting in Derry

PSNI have launched a murder investigation following the 29 year-old’s killing.

From TheJournal.ie 'One of the unsung heroes': Tributes after death of Whelan's 'gatekeeper' Joe Nicholson RIP

'One of the unsung heroes': Tributes after death of Whelan's 'gatekeeper' Joe Nicholson

Nicholson as been described as someone who deeply loved live music.

From TheJournal.ie Children's BBC star Mya-Lecia Naylor dies suddenly, aged 16 RIP

Children's BBC star Mya-Lecia Naylor dies suddenly, aged 16

The CBBC star died suddenly on Sunday 7 April.

From TheJournal.ie 'We've lost one of the greats': Comedians pay tribute to Ian Cognito after the stand-up dies on stage RIP

'We've lost one of the greats': Comedians pay tribute to Ian Cognito after the stand-up dies on stage

The 60-year-old fell ill while performing in Oxfordshire.

From The42 Former Liverpool captain Tommy Smith dies aged 74 RIP

Former Liverpool captain Tommy Smith dies aged 74

Smith was a four-time league winner.

From TheJournal.ie 'A truly remarkable person': Tributes paid to Trócaire worker of 37 years Sally O'Neill RIP

'A truly remarkable person': Tributes paid to Trócaire worker of 37 years Sally O'Neill

Through the years, O’Neill worked primarily on Trócaire projects in Latin America.