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From The42 England, Scotland drawn alongside Japan in same Women's World Cup group PARIS 2019

England, Scotland drawn alongside Japan in same Women's World Cup group

World champions United States are drawn alongside Sweden, Thailand and Chile.

From TheJournal.ie Body of 26-year-old Mayo man recovered in Canada David Gavin

Body of 26-year-old Mayo man recovered in Canada

Today the young man’s football club Breaffy GAA club confirmed the news, with “great relief and a lot of sadness”.

From TheJournal.ie French waiter fired for rudeness says it is 'discrimination against my culture' Discrimination

French waiter fired for rudeness says it is 'discrimination against my culture'

Guillaume Rey, who worked at a Vancouver restaurant, filed a complaint with British Columbia’s Human Rights Tribunal.

This Irish woman flew all the way to Vancouver to give her hungover brother a Lucozade

Well if anyone deserves a World’s Best Sister mug…

From TheJournal.ie 'Previously they'd have driven off on their lunch break and used in the car. If they overdosed they would have died' Supervised Injecting

'Previously they'd have driven off on their lunch break and used in the car. If they overdosed they would have died'

A Dublin drug project worker on her recent visit to Vancouver’s injecting centre: “Almost everyone said to me they’d be dead without the place.”

From TheJournal.ie Stuntwoman killed in motorbike accident on set of Deadpool 2 Vancouver

Stuntwoman killed in motorbike accident on set of Deadpool 2

Ryan Reynolds posted to Instagram, saying that the cast and crew were “heartbroken, shocked and devastated”.

From The42 Wexford's Lee Chin is going trying out ice hockey with Canadian side in Vancouver The Toughest

Wexford's Lee Chin is going trying out ice hockey with Canadian side in Vancouver

It’s all part of AIB’s ‘The Toughest Trade’ series.

From TheJournal.ie "It's hard to escape it": The Canadian city at the epicentre of an opioid epidemic Vancouver

"It's hard to escape it": The Canadian city at the epicentre of an opioid epidemic

Officials declared an emergency in the spring after a surge in availability of cheap synthetic fentanyl.

From The42 Former UFC lightweight champ Pettis gets tough introduction to life at featherweight Fresh Start

Former UFC lightweight champ Pettis gets tough introduction to life at featherweight

After three defeats, he’s aiming to revive his career in the division where Conor McGregor is the champion.

11 things Irish people in Canada want you to know

So we can skip the questions at Christmas.

From TheJournal.ie One of Canada's biggest emigrant hotspots has a new direct flight from Dublin Coast To Coast

One of Canada's biggest emigrant hotspots has a new direct flight from Dublin

They direct flights will begin next summer.

From TheJournal.ie The Edge falls off stage, makes inevitable pun Rattle And Hum This post contains videos

The Edge falls off stage, makes inevitable pun

U2 kicked off their world tour last night.

From TheJournal.ie Daughter, mother and sister all dead as father posts on Facebook that he killed them Vancouver

Daughter, mother and sister all dead as father posts on Facebook that he killed them

Randy Janzen is also believed to have burned himself to death.

11 shocking realisations every Irish person goes through in Canada

It’s wonderful, but there are some things you should know.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin is almost the best city in the world for North Americans to live in So Close

Dublin is almost the best city in the world for North Americans to live in

Surprisingly, second only to a city in North America

From TheJournal.ie A billionaire is selling this island. The price tag? A mere $75 million Islands In The Stream

A billionaire is selling this island. The price tag? A mere $75 million

A steal at twice the price, we’re sure.

From TheJournal.ie Living in Australia or Canada? Good choice says The Economist, Dublin not so much Grass Is Greener

Living in Australia or Canada? Good choice says The Economist, Dublin not so much

Melbourne is the best city to live worldwide but Dublin is way down the list.

From The42 GAA in Vancouver - providing a vital link to home for 40 years and counting Seriously West Coast This post contains videos

GAA in Vancouver - providing a vital link to home for 40 years and counting

The Irish Social and Sporting Club is going strong in Canada’s western province.

From TheJournal.ie Canadian police investigating Pamela Anderson rape claims Investigation

Canadian police investigating Pamela Anderson rape claims

The actress claimed that she had been raped by a babysitter, a boyfriend and others.

From TheJournal.ie And we think Dublin is bad? This $600,000 house is the cheapest in Vancouver Canada This post contains images

And we think Dublin is bad? This $600,000 house is the cheapest in Vancouver

“Bargain basement”, apparently.

From TheJournal.ie Drumroll, please... The top ten "most liveable cities" in the world have been named Where In The World

Drumroll, please... The top ten "most liveable cities" in the world have been named

Statistically, it’s unlikely you live in any of them.

From TheJournal.ie Canadian woman steals back stolen bicycle I Want To Ride My Bicycle

Canadian woman steals back stolen bicycle

“Was it smart? Probably not. Was it badass as all hell? Damn straight!” said one commenter.

From TheJournal.ie 89 jobs in jeopardy in Cork as Big Fish Games closes Europe HQ Big Fish Closure

89 jobs in jeopardy in Cork as Big Fish Games closes Europe HQ

The company has announced a global restructuring process, and has entered into a 30-day consultation period with staff.

From TheJournal.ie Irish student in coma after Vancouver car crash Canada

Irish student in coma after Vancouver car crash

Luke Carey, who is from Dublin, is in an induced coma following the crash, which occurred over the weekend.

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

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

Autopsy and toxicology on Glee star Cory Monteith completed

Tributes from fans and co-stars have been pouring in for the Canadian actor.

From The42 Remember the ice hockey coach who tripped a kid? He's going to jail Ice Hockey This post contains videos

Remember the ice hockey coach who tripped a kid? He's going to jail

Martin Tremblay, 48, pleaded guilty to one count of assault after this video spread on the internet.

From TheJournal.ie Open thread: Leave a Christmas message for your family and friends Over To You

Open thread: Leave a Christmas message for your family and friends

Spending Christmas abroad? Send your thoughts to loved ones back home – or vice versa.

From The42 Canucks hockey star to take part in Vancouver Pride Parade Pride This post contains videos

Canucks hockey star to take part in Vancouver Pride Parade

Manny Malhotra will be joined at the event by Cutting Edges – the ‘only gay hockey club in Western Canada’.

From TheJournal.ie Body parts sent to schools in Canada may be linked to arrested porn star Body Parts

Body parts sent to schools in Canada may be linked to arrested porn star

Police have yet to confirm if the human hand and foot sent to Vancouver schools are linked to the murder case involving former Canadian porn star Luka Rocco Magnotta.

In pictures: Fancy your own private island? Island Living This post contains images

In pictures: Fancy your own private island?

James Island carries a $75m price tag and comes complete with an airstrip, 780 acres and guaranteed solitude.

Bumper Sitdown Sunday: 12 deadly reads for Christmas

A special double edition of the very best writing from around the web.

Watch: Black bear hitches a ride on Canadian rubbish truck Vancouver This post contains videos

Watch: Black bear hitches a ride on Canadian rubbish truck

A Vancouver dump truck team were surprised to discover they had an unusual passenger during Monday’s rounds…

From TheJournal.ie Gallery: Riots in Vancouver after hockey team thrashed in Stanley Cup decider Vancouver This post contains images

Gallery: Riots in Vancouver after hockey team thrashed in Stanley Cup decider

The Vancouver Canucks are beaten 4-0 by the Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup decider – and fans aren’t best pleased.

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

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning, including: the ECB mulls over Ireland’s plan to burn Anglo bondholders, the government’s 100th day in power, and a longstanding Bloomsday riddle is finally solved…

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

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know, including: New Zealand earthquake kills 65; GE11 campaign focuses on children and jobs; Vancouver ranked best city to live in; and scientists develop cancer-inhibiting enzyme.

From The42 Georgia's fury at allegations Vancouver knew of deadly luge track Winter Olympics

Georgia's fury at allegations Vancouver knew of deadly luge track

Georgian organisers are incensed that the organiser of the Winter Olympics knew how dangerous the luge track really was.