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From TheJournal.ie At least 37 dead in fire at Philippines shopping centre Davao

At least 37 dead in fire at Philippines shopping centre

Firefighters have concluded that all those trapped in the building are dead.

From TheJournal.ie All 58 victims of Las Vegas mass shooting died of gunshot wounds, says coroner Mass Shooting

All 58 victims of Las Vegas mass shooting died of gunshot wounds, says coroner

The incident on 1 October was the deadliest mass shooting in US history.

From TheJournal.ie 'I think Alan has done something terrible and he killed them all' Hawe Family Inquest

'I think Alan has done something terrible and he killed them all'

The inquest into the death of Clodagh Hawe and her three sons continues in Cavan today.

From TheJournal.ie 'We fulfilled our commitments': Justice Minister says no grounds for further Stardust investigation Tragedy

'We fulfilled our commitments': Justice Minister says no grounds for further Stardust investigation

A total of 48 people died and 214 were injured in the Stardust tragedy.

From TheJournal.ie Waterways Ireland employee killed while carrying out work near canal in Leitrim Tragedy

Waterways Ireland employee killed while carrying out work near canal in Leitrim

Gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority has launched an investigation into the incident.

From TheJournal.ie First garda on scene at Buncrana pier tragedy says he got down on his knees to stop from slipping Donegal

First garda on scene at Buncrana pier tragedy says he got down on his knees to stop from slipping

The first RNLI diver on the scene also gave evidence to the coroner’s court today.

From TheJournal.ie Inquest begins today into Buncrana pier tragedy Donegal

Inquest begins today into Buncrana pier tragedy

The inquest will hear from witnesses this morning, with a view to better understanding what happened during the incident.

From TheJournal.ie Berkeley balcony collapse: Settlement reached with owners and property managers of complex California

Berkeley balcony collapse: Settlement reached with owners and property managers of complex

Six students were killed when the balcony at the Blackrock Library Gardens complex collapsed.

From TheJournal.ie 'I wouldn't be more forgiving of someone who was drunk the morning after if he killed my child' Road Safety

'I wouldn't be more forgiving of someone who was drunk the morning after if he killed my child'

The families of people who have died in road collisions gathered in Dublin today for a candlelit ceremony.

From TheJournal.ie 'No new inquiry warranted': Stardust report finds cause of fire may never be known Tragedy

'No new inquiry warranted': Stardust report finds cause of fire may never be known

A total of 48 people died and 214 were injured in the Stardust tragedy.

From TheJournal.ie Two eight-year-old boys die as car ploughs into Sydney classroom Tragedy This post contains videos

Two eight-year-old boys die as car ploughs into Sydney classroom

Three other children were seriously injured.

From TheJournal.ie Inquest into deaths of ten in halting site fire adjourned as file sent to DPP Tragedy

Inquest into deaths of ten in halting site fire adjourned as file sent to DPP

The cause of death returned for all ten victims of the blaze was acute carbon monoxide poisoning.

From TheJournal.ie 'Everyone is just in shock': Community 'numb' after young man dies trying to save his brother Monaghan

'Everyone is just in shock': Community 'numb' after young man dies trying to save his brother

Gary Askin (28) died after being overcome by fumes at a mushroom processing plant at Cornacrieve, Emyvale, Monaghan.

From TheJournal.ie Parents and 11-year-old child die after falling into shallow volcano crater Italy

Parents and 11-year-old child die after falling into shallow volcano crater

“They crossed the security barriers and fell into the hole.”

From TheJournal.ie Irish pilgrim (79) dies in Italy Walking Tour

Irish pilgrim (79) dies in Italy

The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to his family.

From TheJournal.ie Irishman drowns in Dutch seaside town Tragedy

Irishman drowns in Dutch seaside town

Local media reports say that he had gone swimming in the early hours of the morning.

From TheJournal.ie 'A tragedy': Investigation launched into the death of a homeless man sleeping rough in Dublin Homelessness

'A tragedy': Investigation launched into the death of a homeless man sleeping rough in Dublin

The man in his 50s was found unconscious at around 4am on Suffolk Street in Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie Six-year-old boy dies after being struck by a van on Friday Shankill

Six-year-old boy dies after being struck by a van on Friday

The incident occurred at around 4.45pm on the Shanganagh Road, Shankill.

From TheJournal.ie Tributes paid to Corkman who died in Australia after falling from a height Kristian Crowley

Tributes paid to Corkman who died in Australia after falling from a height

The 28-year-old was taken to a Melbourne city hospital on Sunday 16 July.

From TheJournal.ie 'A champion in heaven': Tributes paid to teenage boy who drowned in River Shannon Tragedy

'A champion in heaven': Tributes paid to teenage boy who drowned in River Shannon

Damola Adetosoye got into difficulty while swimming at Harbour View, Termonbarry in Roscommon.

From The42 Para-athlete dies after being 'struck by metal pole' at London training camp Tragedy

Para-athlete dies after being 'struck by metal pole' at London training camp

Abdullah Hayayei, 36, was preparing to represent the UAE at the World Championships.

From TheJournal.ie Baby boy (1) dies on farm in Kilkenny Johnswell

Baby boy (1) dies on farm in Kilkenny

Emergency services were called to the farm at about 3.15pm this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Man asks for book character to be named after ex-pupil who died in Grenfell Tower, public raises £20,000 Authorsforgrenfell

Man asks for book character to be named after ex-pupil who died in Grenfell Tower, public raises £20,000

James Clements asked that a character in author Philip Pullman’s coming book be named after his ex-pupil, and Grenfell victim, Nur Huda el-Wahabi.

From TheJournal.ie An Irish photographer has captured the aftermath of Grenfell Tower Tragedy

An Irish photographer has captured the aftermath of Grenfell Tower

Rolling News photojournalist Sam Boal took the photos this week.

From TheJournal.ie First victim of London tower fire named as search for the missing continues Grenfell Tower

First victim of London tower fire named as search for the missing continues

Mohammed Alhajali has been named as the Grenfell Tower fire’s first victim.

From TheJournal.ie London fire: Theresa May orders full inquiry, as death toll rises to 17 Grenfell Tower

London fire: Theresa May orders full inquiry, as death toll rises to 17

Around 35 appeals to find missing loved ones have been made in the press and on social media.

From TheJournal.ie 'Babies dropped from 10th floor windows' - eyewitnesses describe a night of horror in London Tragedy

'Babies dropped from 10th floor windows' - eyewitnesses describe a night of horror in London

At least 12 people lost their lives in the blaze, a number which is expected to rise.

From The42 World champion boxers devastated after fire at tower block of old club Tragedy

World champion boxers devastated after fire at tower block of old club

George Groves and James DeGale say their thoughts are with the residents of Grenfell Tower.

From TheJournal.ie Residents at London tower block had warned of fire safety concerns Tragedy

Residents at London tower block had warned of fire safety concerns

The Grenfell Action Group said that “only a serious loss of life” would highlight their concerns.

From TheJournal.ie UK zoo blames 'freak accident' after zookeeper is killed by tiger Tragedy

UK zoo blames 'freak accident' after zookeeper is killed by tiger

The zookeeper has been named as Rosa King.

From TheJournal.ie Theresa May orders 5,000 soldiers to the streets of Britain in the wake of the Manchester attack High Alert

Theresa May orders 5,000 soldiers to the streets of Britain in the wake of the Manchester attack

The Prime Minister said that she does not want the public to feel “unduly alarmed”.

From TheJournal.ie Family set up GoFundMe after Irishman found dead at Algarve holiday apartment Portugal

Family set up GoFundMe after Irishman found dead at Algarve holiday apartment

30-year-old Daryl Dargan had been on a trip to Portugal.

From TheJournal.ie Rescuers find body of missing Everest climber, bringing death toll to four Treacherous Conditions

Rescuers find body of missing Everest climber, bringing death toll to four

More than a dozen climbers have also been rescued from the mountain in the last three days.

From TheJournal.ie 'Two of the funniest lads there was': Tributes paid to friends who died in Donegal crash Co. Donegal

'Two of the funniest lads there was': Tributes paid to friends who died in Donegal crash

The two young men have been named locally as Nathan Farrell, aged 18, and Nathan Fullerton, aged 17.

From TheJournal.ie Father and son who died in Sligo house fire to be buried together Tragedy

Father and son who died in Sligo house fire to be buried together

Tributes have been paid to both men online.

From TheJournal.ie 'If this balcony had been built as designed, this would not have happened' Berkeley Tragedy

'If this balcony had been built as designed, this would not have happened'

California’s licencing board said that Segue Construction failed to follow building plans during construction.

From TheJournal.ie Two men die in overnight house fire in Sligo Tragedy

Two men die in overnight house fire in Sligo

Emergency services were called to the scene at 5am this morning.

From The42 Grieving Boston Celtics star hits 33 points just one day after the death of his little sister Tragedy

Grieving Boston Celtics star hits 33 points just one day after the death of his little sister

Isaiah Thomas led all scorers as the Celtics went down to the Chicago Bulls in the playoff opener.

From TheJournal.ie Tributes paid to woman who died in Lough Erne while on family holiday Luna Mckinney

Tributes paid to woman who died in Lough Erne while on family holiday

The woman is said to have fallen into the water while checking the ropes on a boat.