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# Threat

Last month
November 2023
AI 'one of the biggest threats' to humanity, warns Elon Musk
The comments came at an international AI summit in the UK.
This year
Analysis: How in-form centres add new dynamic to Scotland's attack
Ireland will be primed for the threat posed by Huw Jones and Sione Tuipulotu.
Last year
PSNI investigating if UVF behind hijacking that disrupted Simon Coveney speech in Belfast
A van driver was threatened by two gunmen and forced to drive to another street, where a hoax device was then placed in the vehicle.
Ireland on 'red alert' as Louis Rees-Zammit says he has got faster
The Wales wing, who turned 21 yesterday, is a big threat this weekend.
All time
UK playing ‘very dangerous game’ with Article 16 threat, Mary Lou McDonald says
Sinn Fein President Mary Lou McDonald said suspending the Northern Ireland Protocol could endanger the entire withdrawal agreement.
Man arrested in Cork over alleged threats to UK MP charged by gardaí
The British man was arrested in Cork yesterday.
Banner threat to Gerry Adams being investigated as hate crime
It appeared at the front railings of Belfast City Hall on Saturday.
Manchester United confirm cyber attack
The club say they are not ‘currently aware of any breach of personal data’.
Emergency meeting at Saracens as threat of relegation looms large
Patience appears to have run out among their rival clubs in England.
'I'm gonna cut Fury's eye back open' - Wilder threatens heavyweight rival
Deontay Wilder says Tyson Fury’s ordeal with a cut during his win over Otto Wallin will make him vulnerable.
De La Hoya to 'aggressively consider' legal action as Canelo is stripped of IBF title
‘This is an insult to boxing and more importantly an insult to the boxing fans of the world.’
Man (20s) arrested and charged in relation to alleged threat to kill another man (30s)
The man was arrested and charged in relation to an incident in July 2018.
Boost for Barca as Dembele is passed fit for Old Trafford trip
Having been named in Barcelona’s squad despite not receiving medical clearance, Ousmane Dembele has now been passed fit.
Rugby World Cup boss planning for typhoons, quakes in disaster-prone Japan
The country is especially vulnerable to extreme weather in September, when the tournament will be in full swing.
Players in breakaway European Super League could be banned from World Cup
Fifa president Gianni Infantino has warned teams of the consequences of stepping away from the organisation.
'He reminds me of the threat that Damian McKenzie brings for the All Blacks'
Stuart Lancaster says Jordan Larmour has similar traits to the Kiwi playmaker.
Colombia coach wary of confident England in last 16
Jose Pekerman knows Gareth Southgate’s side are to be taken seriously.
Ireland comparing critical incident plans with senior police from 35 European countries
Assistant Commissioner of the Dublin Metropolitan Region Patrick Leahy said, “We have a plan and we think we’re ready.”
Analysis: How Leinster brilliantly negated Tadhg Beirne's jackal threat
The Scarlets second row was left deeply frustrated by Leinster’s excellent rucking.
Spurs boss Pochettino warns he'll 'play the kids' to avoid cup criticisms
The Spurs boss has come under scrutiny following his side’s defeat to Manchester United.
One of France's busiest tourist sites evacuated after threat
A man was reported after making threatening comments about security forces.
UDA threat against journalist condemned
The NUJ has said it is concerned about the safety of the journalist and those close to them.
Judge hears all cases under garda surveillance after threat of 'hand grenade day'
Judge Jacqueline Linnane was put on notice of the threat just before she was due to sit in the Circuit Civil Court.
UFC planning to strip McGregor of title in favour of Ferguson-Khabib bout
Dana White says the Dubliner doesn’t want to return until September, in which case he’ll give up his belt.
Gardaí investigating after Kildare school closed over 'security concern'
It is understood the threat was not viable or serious.
'Rocket man is on a suicide mission': Trump issues stark threat to North Korea
He also called out Iran and said he could get rid of the international peace accord.
North Korea warns US will face 'greatest pain' it ever experienced following UN sanctions
The move by the Security Council bans textile exports and restricts shipments of oil products to punish Pyongyang for its sixth and largest nuclear test.
Australian team taking 'appropriate precautions' as qualifier overshadowed by North Korean missile
The Socceroos are in Japan for Thursday’s World Cup clash.
Man charged for threatening to kill Emmanuel Macron
The 23-year-old also allegedly said he wanted to attack “Muslims, Jews, blacks, homosexuals”.
Convicted killer who threatened to burn down charity worker's home avoids jail
The man pleaded guilty to making a threat to another man to damage his house, intending him to believe it would be carried out.
German rock festival resumes after 'terrorist threat' proves false
The event was evacuated yesterday.
Police investigating 'beheading' threats made against Arlene Foster
The threats have been condemned by former Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness.
Garda couple told to quit gym over threat to their safety
The married couple were warned that they may be targeted at their own home.
6.5 magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of northern California
Seismologists said that no major tsunami threat was expected.
'Killer' ladybirds are breeding in Northern Ireland
The invasive Harlequin ladybird was first reported in the south of Ireland in 2010.
"No threat found" after 19,000 students evacuated due to bomb scare in Canada
Police said that students at more than 60 English language and French language schools were taken to safe locations.
Germans told to stockpile food and water in case of terrorist attack
Critics have accused Chancellor Angela Merkel’s of scaremongering ahead of key state elections in September.
Canadian shot dead after detonating explosive had links to global terrorism network
Aaron Driver (24) was killed on Wednesday during a police raid outside to home he was staying in.
Gardaí restore their computer systems after virus threat
“An Garda Síochána can re-confirm that no data was compromised, and that Pulse and the Garda website were not affected.”