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'Growing health threat': Public reminded of risks of consuming wild mushrooms
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'Growing health threat': Public reminded of risks of consuming wild mushrooms

Jan 8th 2020, 6:10 AM 13,464 Views 18 Comments

Exercise great caution if foraging for wild mushrooms, a HSE doctor has advised.

These are the Irish films we'll be talking about in 2018
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# Ones To Watch

These are the Irish films we'll be talking about in 2018

Jan 1st 2018, 5:30 PM 31,986 Views 12 Comments

The Breadwinner, Kissing Candice. A Mother Brings Her Son To Be Shot, and more.

TG4 used Snapchat filters to pull off another Halloween prank live on air last night
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TG4 used Snapchat filters to pull off another Halloween prank live on air last night

Nov 1st 2017, 9:04 AM 6,061 Views 0 Comments

The follow up.

Is This A Fairy Fort Or Just A Regular Irish Hill?
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# Quiz

Is This A Fairy Fort Or Just A Regular Irish Hill?

Aug 10th 2017, 9:00 PM 7,020 Views 4 Comments

Test your skills, Danny.

Gardaí have seized nearly €95k in jewellery linked to the Kinahan cartel
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# OPERATION HYBRID

Gardaí have seized nearly €95k in jewellery linked to the Kinahan cartel

May 18th 2017, 6:15 AM 20,313 Views 18 Comments

Operations have also resulted in the seizure of hundreds of thousands of euro in cash.

Aer Lingus flight from Naples forced to turn back after hitting flock of pigeons
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# Bird Strike

Aer Lingus flight from Naples forced to turn back after hitting flock of pigeons

May 3rd 2017, 2:40 PM 23,284 Views 37 Comments

Flight EI451 had been due to arrive back in Dublin before 3pm.

Woman's face is burned after battery-operated headphones catch fire on airplane
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# Australia

Woman's face is burned after battery-operated headphones catch fire on airplane

Mar 15th 2017, 3:10 PM 35,378 Views 24 Comments

She was listening to music as she dozed, about two hours into the trip from Beijing to Melbourne when it happened.

Dara Ó Briain cracked a photographer with a sliotar while playing hurling at the home of English cricket
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Dara Ó Briain cracked a photographer with a sliotar while playing hurling at the home of English cricket

Mar 3rd 2017, 5:48 PM 9,192 Views 0 Comments

An accident, of course.

Bank of Ireland warns customers over 'smishing' text scam
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# Alert

Bank of Ireland warns customers over 'smishing' text scam

Jan 31st 2017, 6:55 PM 21,164 Views 21 Comments

A link in the message might contain malware.

SuperValu warns customers not to respond to email fraudster
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SuperValu warns customers not to respond to email fraudster

Jul 6th 2016, 8:22 PM 29,095 Views 10 Comments

Scammers are trying to lure targets in with promises of fake vouchers.

There's a dodgy motor tax scam email going around
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# Gone Phishing

There's a dodgy motor tax scam email going around

Apr 27th 2016, 10:37 PM 39,192 Views 28 Comments

Watch out.

Should people be fined for texting while walking?
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Should people be fined for texting while walking?

Mar 26th 2016, 4:22 PM 21,335 Views 49 Comments

One US city will discuss such a law.

Showing off on Facebook could make you an easy target for burglars
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Showing off on Facebook could make you an easy target for burglars

Dec 1st 2015, 12:05 PM 14,506 Views 27 Comments

People aged 17- to 24-years-old are most likely to reveal sensitive information on the internet.

This Dunnes Stores product could be a potential food safety hazard
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# Check The Presses

This Dunnes Stores product could be a potential food safety hazard

Nov 11th 2015, 8:25 PM 32,913 Views 12 Comments

The FSAI has issued a warning about a batch of vegetable samosas.

Opel carrying out investigation after car bursts into flames outside Cork
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# Car Fire

Opel carrying out investigation after car bursts into flames outside Cork

Oct 29th 2015, 10:30 PM 26,309 Views 40 Comments

This follows a series of incidents in the UK.

Elaborate stories and 'too good to be true' ads: how scammers target students
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Elaborate stories and 'too good to be true' ads: how scammers target students

Sep 13th 2015, 5:20 PM 23,302 Views 14 Comments

Students moving to Ireland for the first time have been warned to watch out for fake accommodation ads.

Going to the US? Some sites are charging €126 for a €12 form you need
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# Overcharging

Going to the US? Some sites are charging €126 for a €12 form you need

Aug 17th 2015, 6:05 AM 92,290 Views 17 Comments

Many sites are overcharging for the Esta registration forms.

Experts say these are best ways to keep your identity safe online
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Experts say these are best ways to keep your identity safe online

Jun 14th 2015, 5:30 PM 17,532 Views 12 Comments

Some are pretty simple.

That theoretical two-bedroom flat in the heart of Dublin for €750 a month is probably a scam
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# Too Good To Be True

That theoretical two-bedroom flat in the heart of Dublin for €750 a month is probably a scam

May 28th 2015, 5:50 PM 3,493 Views 0 Comments

While property sites work hard to root out scammers, people should still be extremely vigilant.

This spice which is sold in Ireland has traces of Salmonella in it
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This spice which is sold in Ireland has traces of Salmonella in it

May 23rd 2015, 2:45 PM 27,143 Views 12 Comments

Monolith Kurkumawurzel gemahlen is sold in Eastern European food businesses.

The former head of the ECB is in Dublin - and he's got some fancy bling
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# Watch The Throne

The former head of the ECB is in Dublin - and he's got some fancy bling

Apr 30th 2015, 5:13 PM 15,940 Views 26 Comments

Jean Claude Trichet: Frenchman, banker, gadget enthusiast.

An out-of-control cargo spacecraft is plunging back to Earth
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An out-of-control cargo spacecraft is plunging back to Earth

Apr 29th 2015, 11:48 AM 18,566 Views 30 Comments

Video has emerged of it spinning out of control.

This app could stop people who write dodgy tweets from losing their job
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# Dirty Words

This app could stop people who write dodgy tweets from losing their job

Apr 21st 2015, 9:21 PM 12,798 Views 10 Comments

And the guy who set it up knows exactly what can go wrong.

Zebras escape from farm as they were angry at sale of some of their stable-mates
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# Zebras Crossing

Zebras escape from farm as they were angry at sale of some of their stable-mates

Apr 17th 2015, 10:05 PM 16,671 Views 16 Comments

They broke free at around 3pm but have now been safely captured and brought back to the farm.

Think our seagulls are bad? Try being attacked by an angry owl
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# Angry Birds

Think our seagulls are bad? Try being attacked by an angry owl

Feb 13th 2015, 8:35 PM 12,013 Views 28 Comments

One US town has erected signs to warn of malicious birds.

Dangerous distress flare found on Tory Island
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# Water Worries

Dangerous distress flare found on Tory Island

Dec 20th 2014, 5:03 PM 15,987 Views 26 Comments

Thankfully, it was made safe by the Army Bomb Disposal Team.

Northern Ireland may soon be allowed set its own corporation tax
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Northern Ireland may soon be allowed set its own corporation tax

Dec 2nd 2014, 7:14 AM 6,563 Views 51 Comments

This would mean Northern Ireland could match our very attractive 12.5% rate. Let the games begin…

Someone is selling "Nidge's watch" on the internet
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# Crimewatch

Someone is selling "Nidge's watch" on the internet

Nov 4th 2014, 11:57 AM 17,045 Views 15 Comments

What time is it? Crime time.

Ship carrying radioactive concrete catches fire off Scotland
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Ship carrying radioactive concrete catches fire off Scotland

Oct 8th 2014, 9:46 AM 8,230 Views 16 Comments

The Parida caught fire late last night.

Chinese city creates special footpath lane for smartphone users
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# Eyes Forward

Chinese city creates special footpath lane for smartphone users

Sep 15th 2014, 3:15 PM 1,689 Views 0 Comments

Could Ireland use some of these?

Iceland issues red alert after new eruption near volcano
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Iceland issues red alert after new eruption near volcano

Aug 31st 2014, 11:30 AM 14,718 Views 5 Comments

Earlier this week, airspace was closed near the volcano after an eruption on the glacier.

Motorcyclist in insane front-flip crash lands feet-first on roof of moving car
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# No Words

Motorcyclist in insane front-flip crash lands feet-first on roof of moving car

Aug 20th 2014, 1:45 PM 2,970 Views 2 Comments

OMG.

Watch this little boy on a bike crash straight into a tree
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Watch this little boy on a bike crash straight into a tree

Nov 27th 2013, 4:52 PM 2,661 Views 1 Comment

While his father laughs and records it. For shame.

What's it like to face an Anthony Nash 21-yard free?
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What's it like to face an Anthony Nash 21-yard free?

Sep 30th 2013, 4:08 PM 7,559 Views 4 Comments

Clare goalkeeper Patrick Kelly explains how they prepared to face the Cork ‘keepers power.

South Africa tries to capture 15,000 runaway crocodiles
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South Africa tries to capture 15,000 runaway crocodiles

Jan 25th 2013, 4:21 PM 7,892 Views 13 Comments

The Rakwena Crocodile Farm was flooded during torrential downpours last weekend – with thousands of crocs escaping.

VIDEO: Nets fan gets hit by ball while texting
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# It's For You

VIDEO: Nets fan gets hit by ball while texting

Apr 20th 2012, 3:33 PM 766 Views 0 Comments

Scolding parents the world over will enjoy this ‘told you so’ moment from an NBA match

Central Bank issues warning on investment firms
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Central Bank issues warning on investment firms

Mar 14th 2012, 7:00 AM 2,377 Views 7 Comments

Two investment firms have been offering services in Ireland – despite not being authorised to do so.

'You will be robbed!' - Barcelona-bound Irish soccer fans warned
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'You will be robbed!' - Barcelona-bound Irish soccer fans warned

Oct 3rd 2011, 1:38 PM 2,401 Views 18 Comments

People travelling to the city have been told to attempt to avoid a crime wave, which is specifically targeting tourists.

Burglars make friends with Facebook
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Burglars make friends with Facebook

Jul 22nd 2010, 11:21 AM 129 Views 0 Comments

Resist the urge to brag on Facebook about your upcoming week on the beach – you never know who’s watching.