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#Tragedy

From TheJournal.ie Plane that crashed killing 71 people 'may have run out of fuel' Tragedy

Plane that crashed killing 71 people 'may have run out of fuel'

A Brazilian soccer team was among the passengers onboard the plane.

From The42 Who are Chapecoense, the Brazilian team whose fairytale season turned into a tragedy? Crash

Who are Chapecoense, the Brazilian team whose fairytale season turned into a tragedy?

The side were travelling to Colombia for the Copa Sudamericana final.

From TheJournal.ie 'She was a lovely person': Tributes to Mayo woman who died after becoming ill on flight Tragedy

'She was a lovely person': Tributes to Mayo woman who died after becoming ill on flight

The 30-year-old woman was on a flight home from a holiday with her fiancé.

From TheJournal.ie Remains of elderly couple found dead in Mayo released to family Knockadoon

Remains of elderly couple found dead in Mayo released to family

Investigators are not looking for anyone else in relation to the deaths of two pensioners in Mayo.

From TheJournal.ie Tributes to PSNI officer who died after falling from horse during hunt Tragedy

Tributes to PSNI officer who died after falling from horse during hunt

“Claire was in the prime of her life,” her Superintendent said today.

From TheJournal.ie 29 migrants die in toxic pool of fuel and seawater off coast of Libya The Mediterranean

29 migrants die in toxic pool of fuel and seawater off coast of Libya

The horrific discovery was made yesterday by a Doctors without Borders (MSF) rescue ship.

From TheJournal.ie "Everyone was screaming" - Tragedy as four die at theme park in Australia Dreamworld This post contains videos

"Everyone was screaming" - Tragedy as four die at theme park in Australia

All of the deceased were adults aged between 32 and their early 40s.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí investigating incident where boy falls ill and dies in Dublin city centre Parnell Street

Gardaí investigating incident where boy falls ill and dies in Dublin city centre

The cause of the boy’s death is still unknown.

From TheJournal.ie Families "devastated" after two Cork men die in car crash in Canada Tragedy

Families "devastated" after two Cork men die in car crash in Canada

Raymond McCann and Cathal Murphy died on Saturday morning after a car they were travelling in crashed.

From TheJournal.ie Cork man collapses and dies while refereeing under-16s camogie match Douglas

Cork man collapses and dies while refereeing under-16s camogie match

The man has been described as a “young family man, who was always very respectful of the players” and “who always had a smile on his face”.

From TheJournal.ie "Insults towards the Stardust victims" submission delivered to Attorney General Coroner's Inquest

"Insults towards the Stardust victims" submission delivered to Attorney General

The submission details all the “errors and omissions” of both the Keane Tribunal and the Coffey Review of the 1981 fire tragedy.

From TheJournal.ie 'An extraordinarily traumatic event': Ambulance fire at Naas General may have been 'oxygen related' Tragedy

'An extraordinarily traumatic event': Ambulance fire at Naas General may have been 'oxygen related'

One of the paramedics injured in the incident remains in hospital but he is expected to make a full recovery.

From TheJournal.ie Brother of cyclist killed in collision pays tribute to sister at Dublin protest Action On Cycling

Brother of cyclist killed in collision pays tribute to sister at Dublin protest

Today, a group of cyclists called on the Transport Minister Shane Ross to increase funding for cycling and walking.

From TheJournal.ie Two women die in single vehicle crash in Donegal Ballybofey

Two women die in single vehicle crash in Donegal

The incident happened today at about 4.15pm.

From TheJournal.ie "A terrible tragedy" - Community rallies around family after three-year-old girl dies in car crash Limerick

"A terrible tragedy" - Community rallies around family after three-year-old girl dies in car crash

The crash took place yesterday evening on the M20 in Limerick.

From TheJournal.ie Three-year-old girl dies in car crash in Limerick Tragedy

Three-year-old girl dies in car crash in Limerick

The girl’s twin brother was also injured in the incident but his condition is described as stable.

From TheJournal.ie Man falls to death in Stephen's Green Shopping Centre Tragedy

Man falls to death in Stephen's Green Shopping Centre

The incident occurred at about 4.35pm today.

From TheJournal.ie Four-year-old Irish boy drowns in Caribbean pool Puerto Rico

Four-year-old Irish boy drowns in Caribbean pool

Police on the island have confirmed they are treating the incident as a tragic accident.

From TheJournal.ie 'Don't be afraid to scream your suffering': Italy mourns victims of earthquake Italy

'Don't be afraid to scream your suffering': Italy mourns victims of earthquake

Italy’s head of state earlier paid tribute to the “extraordinary effort” of more than 4,000 rescue professionals and volunteers who helped with the rescue effort.

From TheJournal.ie Irish schoolboy dies days after being saved from drowning in Spanish pool Lloret De Mar

Irish schoolboy dies days after being saved from drowning in Spanish pool

The boy got into difficulty last week.

From TheJournal.ie Omran Daqneesh's brother Ali has died in Aleppo, reports say Syria

Omran Daqneesh's brother Ali has died in Aleppo, reports say

It’s reported he died from internal bleeding and organ damage after the 17 August bombing.

From TheJournal.ie 'A real-life superhero': Tributes flood in for five-year-old 'Batman Ben' Farrell Tragedy

'A real-life superhero': Tributes flood in for five-year-old 'Batman Ben' Farrell

The five-year-old boy had been diagnosed with Wilms Tumour in December.

From TheJournal.ie Couple whose daughter died from cold sore virus at 12 days old launch campaign for other parents Baby Eibhlin

Couple whose daughter died from cold sore virus at 12 days old launch campaign for other parents

Baby Eibhlín was pronounced dead a week to the day after she came home from hospital.

From TheJournal.ie Two children and their teenage babysitter drown in Colorado swimming pool Horrible Tragedy

Two children and their teenage babysitter drown in Colorado swimming pool

The three female minors were aged three, five and seventeen.

From TheJournal.ie Baby killed in helicopter crash in Nepal No Survivors

Baby killed in helicopter crash in Nepal

There were five adults and one infant on board as well as the pilot. There were no survivors.

From TheJournal.ie UK man killed after sticking head out train window as another train passed London

UK man killed after sticking head out train window as another train passed

British Transport Police said paramedics rushed to the scene but nothing could be done to save him.

From TheJournal.ie Third man found guilty of murder of pensioner Thomas Dooley Offaly

Third man found guilty of murder of pensioner Thomas Dooley

Two men were sentenced yesterday at the Criminal Courts in Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie As many as 16 dead after Texas hot air balloon crash Lockhart

As many as 16 dead after Texas hot air balloon crash

Officials say there are likely no survivors.

From TheJournal.ie Irish teenager dies after swimming accident in Germany Munich

Irish teenager dies after swimming accident in Germany

Jack McHugh had been in a serious condition since a swimming accident last week.

From TheJournal.ie Man and woman arrested over child water park death released on bail Tragedy

Man and woman arrested over child water park death released on bail

UK media are reporting that they were arrested on suspicion of manslaughter by gross negligence.

From TheJournal.ie Munich killer David Sonboly had "planned his attack for a year" Munich

Munich killer David Sonboly had "planned his attack for a year"

The 18-year-old had been the subject of bullying at school in 2012.

From TheJournal.ie Post-mortems carried out on father and son killed in Limerick Limerick

Post-mortems carried out on father and son killed in Limerick

Marco Velocci and his son Alex James died when the car they were driving collided with a truck.

From TheJournal.ie A two-year-old boy has died after he was hit by a car in Derry Tragedy

A two-year-old boy has died after he was hit by a car in Derry

The crash happened this afternoon at about 1.15pm.

From TheJournal.ie Woman dies after being swept in to the sea in Co Clare Tragedy

Woman dies after being swept in to the sea in Co Clare

The tragedy happened this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Two children killed as car goes into Scottish lake Loch Nan Druimnean

Two children killed as car goes into Scottish lake

Police Scotland said the incident was “tragic”.

From TheJournal.ie Body of 19-year-old American student missing in Rome found in river Beau Solomon

Body of 19-year-old American student missing in Rome found in river

Beau Solomon was last seen by his friends in a pub on Friday.

From TheJournal.ie German tourist falls to death while posing for photo on summit of Machu Picchu Tragedy

German tourist falls to death while posing for photo on summit of Machu Picchu

Oliver Paps had asked another tourist to take his picture as he stood at the mountain’s peak.

From TheJournal.ie 'My daughter and her friends should still be alive' Berkeley Balcony Collapse

'My daughter and her friends should still be alive'

Jackie Donohoe’s daughter Ashley and Ashley’s cousin Olivia Burke died after the accident in June 2015.

From TheJournal.ie Woman in her 60s killed in road crash, four others injured Cork

Woman in her 60s killed in road crash, four others injured

The incident happened at around 4pm this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Cameron calls for 'end to hatred in politics' as Britain mourns murdered MP Jo Cox

Cameron calls for 'end to hatred in politics' as Britain mourns murdered MP

A vigil will be held in Dublin tonight in memory of the slain mother-of-two.