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From The42 Runner dies after Sydney's City2Surf fun run City2Surf

Runner dies after Sydney's City2Surf fun run

The man, from the Sydney suburb of Coogee, has not been named.

From The42 Cheika guides Waratahs to first Super Rugby title in thrilling final Classic

Cheika guides Waratahs to first Super Rugby title in thrilling final

The ‘Tahs and the Crusaders played out a memorable clash in Sydney.

Airline forced to apologise after 'warning passengers to flush their drugs'

The flight was carrying people home from a music festival.

6 surprising places that are colder than Ireland today

HEATWAVE! This is my island in the sun!

From TheJournal.ie 100 AIDS experts were killed in the Ukraine plane crash Mh17

100 AIDS experts were killed in the Ukraine plane crash

They were on their way to a global conference in Australia.

From TheJournal.ie Anger over Australian campervan firm's 'little slut' slogan Not Ok

Anger over Australian campervan firm's 'little slut' slogan

The company has said it doesn’t try to be controversial and pokes fun at everything.

From TheJournal.ie Woman electrocuted by faulty USB charger on her laptop Australia

Woman electrocuted by faulty USB charger on her laptop

The 28-year-old woman was found wearing headphones and with her computer in her lap.

From TheJournal.ie Irish man drowns in Sydney Darling Harbour

Irish man drowns in Sydney

The man was at a festival when he entered the water.

From TheJournal.ie Irish man missing for four days in Australia found alive Donal O'sullivan

Irish man missing for four days in Australia found alive

Donal O’Sullivan was found in the stairwell of a Sydney shopping centre and is being treated in hospital for his injuries.

From TheJournal.ie 33-year-old Clare man missing in Sydney Missing

33-year-old Clare man missing in Sydney

Donal O’Sullivan has not been seen since Saturday morning.

From TheJournal.ie Woman killed by shark during morning swim Disappeared

Woman killed by shark during morning swim

Christine Armstrong (63) had been with a group but was attacked after she turned back.

From TheJournal.ie Father of 12-year-old accused of 'marrying her off' to 26-year-old man Sydney

Father of 12-year-old accused of 'marrying her off' to 26-year-old man

The man’s arrest follows the detention last week of the ‘husband’ on 25 child sex offences.

From TheJournal.ie Teenage girl gang-raped by six men in Sydney park Investigation

Teenage girl gang-raped by six men in Sydney park

Police had to delay issuing an appeal to the public as the 14-year-old was too traumatised to speak to officers.

From TheJournal.ie Irish man in Australia gets jail sentence for drunken attack on a bouncer Irish Abroad

Irish man in Australia gets jail sentence for drunken attack on a bouncer

Nine news reports that Diarmaid Dooley will spend between 8 months to a year in jail.

From TheJournal.ie Police await medical advice to speak to estranged husband of Comrie Cullen Sydney

Police await medical advice to speak to estranged husband of Comrie Cullen

Christopher Cullen is currently being treated for non-life-threatening injuries

From TheJournal.ie Family devastated after Irish mother found dead in Sydney car park Murder

Family devastated after Irish mother found dead in Sydney car park

The mother of three was found beside her car on Wednesday afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Thursday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Passengers describe train derailment like ‘a monster coming up from the floor’

The train derailed in Sydney yesterday.

Irish mammy reacts to son's surprise arrival home from Australia

Arm yourself with tissues before watching.

From TheJournal.ie Soaring temperatures and dry winds hamper Australia firefighting effort Bushfires

Soaring temperatures and dry winds hamper Australia firefighting effort

The crisis is now entering its seventh day. 200 homes have been destroyed, and one life has been lost.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.

From TheJournal.ie More than 200 homes destroyed as wildfires threaten Sydney outskirts Australia

More than 200 homes destroyed as wildfires threaten Sydney outskirts

Officials fear increasing temperatures and strong winds expected tomorrow and on Wednesday could help spread the fires.

From TheJournal.ie Bushfires cause death and devastation in New South Wales Bushfires

Bushfires cause death and devastation in New South Wales

The bushfires across Australia’s most populous state are among the worst in the past decade.

From TheJournal.ie Irish woman treated for stab wounds in Sydney Australia

Irish woman treated for stab wounds in Sydney

She was injured in the Australian city in the early hours of this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Australian PM Kevin Rudd concedes election to this man Australia

Australian PM Kevin Rudd concedes election to this man

The Conservative challenger Tony Abbott has ousted Labor prime minister Kevin Rudd as millions of Australians voted overnight.

From TheJournal.ie Australian political hopeful stumped during disastrous interview Foot In Mouth This post contains videos

Australian political hopeful stumped during disastrous interview

Jaymes Diaz of the Liberal Party did not have a good time on the first day of the campaign trail.

From TheJournal.ie Sydney turning to ‘small bar’ movement Drinking In Oz

Sydney turning to ‘small bar’ movement

Beer barns might be popular haunts in Australia, but change in liquor laws encouraging more ‘intimate’ pubs.

From The42 Snapshot: Liam Miller faced his old club in Sydney today The Ex Factor

Snapshot: Liam Miller faced his old club in Sydney today

The first match of the David Moyes era included six goals and a blast from the past.

From The42 David Moyes hoping for good news on Fabregas bid but Rooney not for sale Cesc Please

David Moyes hoping for good news on Fabregas bid but Rooney not for sale

The Manchester United manager confirmed the club’s official bid for the former Arsenal midfielder.

Beatboxer blows the roof off Ted conference

Some beatboxers are good. This one is incredible.

From The42 Forget the Anglo Tapes, check out poor Warren Gatland's voicemail abuse* Lions 2013

Forget the Anglo Tapes, check out poor Warren Gatland's voicemail abuse*

*As imagined by some extremely chagrined Lions supporters.

From The42 David Wallace: Oz have edge but another burst of North magic could swing it Column

David Wallace: Oz have edge but another burst of North magic could swing it

The former Ireland and Lions flanker questions many of Warren Gatland’s last-ditch squad selections ahead of today’s decider.

From The42 Denis Hickie recalls his Lions experiences of taking on an entire nation in 2005 Lions 2013

Denis Hickie recalls his Lions experiences of taking on an entire nation in 2005

“Everywhere you went, it was rugby, it was the Lions, and everybody was telling you the All Blacks were going to beat you.”

From The42 "I'm not mad on Gatland's tactics" - Ian Madigan on Lions finale Third Test

"I'm not mad on Gatland's tactics" - Ian Madigan on Lions finale

The Leinster and Ireland outhalf was not the only person who was “shocked” by Brian O’Driscoll’s squad omission.

From The42 O'Driscoll recall rumours prove false but Bowe is 'ready to play rugby' Lions 2013

O'Driscoll recall rumours prove false but Bowe is 'ready to play rugby'

Don’t say that to Warren Gatland, Tommy, he might drop you.

From The42 Angry mobs, The Bull's gunship and Mufasa called in as Twitter fumes over BOD cull #JusticeForBOD This post contains images

Angry mobs, The Bull's gunship and Mufasa called in as Twitter fumes over BOD cull

Here’s what the Twittersphere thinks of Warren Gatland’s team selection.

From The42 A sad, harsh end for Brian O'Driscoll as Gatland backs his Welsh boys Bod Shock

A sad, harsh end for Brian O'Driscoll as Gatland backs his Welsh boys

The Lions coach has given Australia a huge psychological boost ahead of the Third Test on Saturday.

From The42 O'Driscoll and Heaslip axed as Alun Wyn Jones gets Lions captaincy for Third Test Team News

O'Driscoll and Heaslip axed as Alun Wyn Jones gets Lions captaincy for Third Test

The legendary centre’s Lions career is over as head coach Warren Gatland makes six changes.

From The42 Tips on clinching a Lions series from the 1997 drop goal hero Lions 2013

Tips on clinching a Lions series from the 1997 drop goal hero

Jeremy Guscott’s drop goal in the closing stages of the Second Test stunned the world champion Springboks.