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The 7 saddest moments from your childhood
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The 7 saddest moments from your childhood

Oct 12th 2012, 1:58 PM 17,771 Views 82 Comments

“He can’t see without his glasses”. Weep.

Monaghan United withdraws from Airtricity League
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Monaghan United withdraws from Airtricity League

Jun 18th 2012, 12:07 PM 5,647 Views 43 Comments

Chairman Jim McGlone confirmed the club’s decision to end its 27-year affiliation with the League of Ireland in a statement released this morning.

Sixth child dies after UK house fire tragedy
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Sixth child dies after UK house fire tragedy

May 14th 2012, 10:51 AM 2,294 Views 8 Comments

Duwayne Philpott, whose five siblings died on Friday, lost his fight for life at Birmingham Children’s Hospital overnight.

How happy are you? Scientists want to know
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How happy are you? Scientists want to know

Apr 26th 2012, 8:30 PM 7,108 Views 12 Comments

The Science Gallery’s new exhibition ‘Happy? Take a Second Look’ uncovers the true mood of the nation – and will putting the country to the happiness test.

Wallabies fly-half Michael Lynagh receiving treatment for suspected stroke
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Wallabies fly-half Michael Lynagh receiving treatment for suspected stroke

Apr 18th 2012, 1:40 PM 502 Views 0 Comments

The 48-year-old World Cup winner was visiting his hometown of Brisbane when he suffered the ill-effects of intracranial bleeding.

Dublin’s 74-year-old doll hospital and teddy bear clinic closes today
# The Dollstore
# The Dollstore

Dublin’s 74-year-old doll hospital and teddy bear clinic closes today

Feb 4th 2012, 7:59 AM 8,059 Views 33 Comments

Business was good at The Doll Store but expensive overheads mean it will only continue to trade online.

Ferdinand death threat delivered to Loftus Road
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Ferdinand death threat delivered to Loftus Road

Nov 7th 2011, 1:56 PM 124 Views 0 Comments

The Queens Park Rangers defender, currently involved in both an FA and police racism inquiry, was the intended recipient of a threatening letter sent to the club’s West London ground.

Arthritic man robs $1 from bank – so he can get healthcare in jail
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Arthritic man robs $1 from bank – so he can get healthcare in jail

Jun 21st 2011, 7:41 PM 1,460 Views 27 Comments

An American man resorted to crime simply because he couldn’t afford health care without being in state custody.

Pensioner who was dropped into freezing sea by medics dies in hospital
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Pensioner who was dropped into freezing sea by medics dies in hospital

Apr 23rd 2011, 4:40 PM 1,953 Views 0 Comments

Janet Richardson had been on holiday aboard a cruise liner when she fell ill. As she was being evacuated on to a rescue boat she fell into the sub zero seas.

Take 5: Monday From TheJournal.ie
Live Apr 18th 2011, 4:52 PM

Take 5: Monday

Mother "shocked" to learn sons had been kept caged by their father From TheJournal.ie
Live Apr 18th 2011, 3:51 PM

Mother "shocked" to learn sons had been kept caged by their father

Woman dies at workplace desk... nobody notices until next day
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Woman dies at workplace desk... nobody notices until next day

Feb 16th 2011, 7:19 PM 5,214 Views 0 Comments

Rebecca Wells, 51, worked for the county of Los Angeles. She died on Friday morning… but nobody realised until Saturday.

Child beggars up by 9%, according to ISPCC
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Child beggars up by 9%, according to ISPCC

Nov 9th 2010, 7:59 PM 422 Views 0 Comments

The number of children seen begging in Dublin reaches 966 in 2009, with a further increase likely.

Generous Irish donors pay for Stefan's body to go home
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Generous Irish donors pay for Stefan's body to go home

Oct 22nd 2010, 2:03 PM 232 Views 0 Comments

Thousands pledged to repatriate remains of depressed Slovakian man who killed himself over financial woes.