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Monday 13 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Man dies after Lamborghini crash at Disney World Crash Death

Man dies after Lamborghini crash at Disney World

The man was in the passenger seat in a car at an attraction in the Florida theme park.

Sunday 12 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ever thought about what happens to your used hotel soap? Clean The World

Ever thought about what happens to your used hotel soap?

A question you probably never wanted an answer to…

Saturday 11 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie US Capitol on lockdown after shots fired Washington

US Capitol on lockdown after shots fired

Police said a suspicious package was found.

From TheJournal.ie “I don’t think he ever met an enemy”: Man shot by police officer is laid to rest Walter Scott

“I don’t think he ever met an enemy”: Man shot by police officer is laid to rest

A video of the shooting sparked outrage.

From TheJournal.ie What do you mean you haven’t heard of Slabovia, Westarctica and Vikesland? Micronations

What do you mean you haven’t heard of Slabovia, Westarctica and Vikesland?

Their leaders are meeting today.

Friday 10 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie She’s running!: Hillary Clinton will (finally) make it official this weekend Run For The Hills

She’s running!: Hillary Clinton will (finally) make it official this weekend

The former First Lady and Secretary of State is to run again for the White House.

Thursday 9 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge YouTube will soon let you skip the ads on all videos… Sorry To Be So Direct

YouTube will soon let you skip the ads on all videos…

… if you give them money.

From TheJournal.ie ‘I knew right away, I had something on my hands’: How US police shooting was caught on camera Walter Scott

‘I knew right away, I had something on my hands’: How US police shooting was caught on camera

Body cameras have been ordered for all members of the police force.

Wednesday 8 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ex-Goldman Sachs banker raped Irishwoman after his birthday party, court told Jason Lee

Ex-Goldman Sachs banker raped Irishwoman after his birthday party, court told

Jason Lee was arrested in August 2013, accused of attacking the woman in a bathroom at his rented Hamptons home.

From TheJournal.ie “The most horrible thing I’ve ever seen” – Victim’s mother on video of cop shooting South Carolina

“The most horrible thing I’ve ever seen” – Victim’s mother on video of cop shooting

Patrolman Michael Thomas Slager was videoed shooting Walter Scott dead.

Tuesday 7 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie No verdict in Boston bombing trial Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

No verdict in Boston bombing trial

Judge George O’Toole Junior dismissed the jury after a little more than seven hours of deliberations.

From TheJournal.ie Judge throws out underage sex allegations against Prince Andrew Royal Family

Judge throws out underage sex allegations against Prince Andrew

The two women, claim to be among dozens of women abused by an American financier.

From TheJournal.ie China is going to keep a very close eye on its own badly-behaved tourists Just Watch It

China is going to keep a very close eye on its own badly-behaved tourists

The world’s most populous nation wants its citizens to portray the right image abroad.

From TheJournal.ie Mass graves containing hundreds of soldiers found in Iraqi city Tikrit

Mass graves containing hundreds of soldiers found in Iraqi city

Forensic teams are examining the remains.

From TheJournal.ie Father and seven children found dead ‘after generator filled house with carbon monoxide’ United States

Father and seven children found dead ‘after generator filled house with carbon monoxide’

The official cause of death is still under investigation.

Monday 6 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Man finds 75lb bag of cash on the road, returns it Cash OUt This post contains a poll

Man finds 75lb bag of cash on the road, returns it

Sound. Unbelievably sound.

From TheJournal.ie Rolling Stone has been forced into a massive back-down over this frathouse rape story False Claims

Rolling Stone has been forced into a massive back-down over this frathouse rape story

The magazine has issued an apology after the article was widely discredited.

From TheJournal.ie Boston bomber “wanted to terrorise America” court is told Boston Bombing

Boston bomber “wanted to terrorise America” court is told

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could be put to death.

From The42 Turkish league suspended after harrowing Fenerbahce bus attack Unsettling

Turkish league suspended after harrowing Fenerbahce bus attack

Istanbul club says it won’t play again until the perpetrators have been reprimanded.

From TheJournal.ie Parents sue over school yoga classes that ‘promoted Hinduism over Christianity’ San Diego

Parents sue over school yoga classes that ‘promoted Hinduism over Christianity’

But a Californian court wasn’t having a bar of it.

Sunday 5 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie After two years, the Large Hadron Collider is back in action Guess Who's Back

After two years, the Large Hadron Collider is back in action

Scientists spent around $150 million on an upgrade on the collider.

Friday 3 April, 2015

Dead boy’s family win $150 million payout over exploding Jeep

But parent company Fiat Chrysler still insists the vehicles aren’t defective.

From TheJournal.ie Worldwide Muslim population predicted to nearly match Christians within 40 years On The Up

Worldwide Muslim population predicted to nearly match Christians within 40 years

That’s according to a new report on the growth of the main religions.

Tuesday 31 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Gran, mum and daughter all called ‘Emma’ were killed in the Germanwings crash Three Generations

Gran, mum and daughter all called ‘Emma’ were killed in the Germanwings crash

The family were going on holiday to Manchester.

Monday 30 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Church van crashes into canal, killing eight people Tragedy

Church van crashes into canal, killing eight people

The van was returning from a conference.

Special agents probing the Silk Road drug website allegedly helped themselves to Bitcoin

Two agents have been charged with stealing the online currency after Silk Road was seized by the FBI.

Sunday 29 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge A 4-year-old girl sneaked out of her house at 3am to get a ‘slushie’ Slush Puppie
From TheJournal.ie Russia’s heavy drinkers turn to cleaning products over money woes Under The Counter

Russia’s heavy drinkers turn to cleaning products over money woes

One doctor says he has noticed a “wave” of complications.

From TheJournal.ie Videos show teens texting or talking moments before they crashed their cars Distracted

Videos show teens texting or talking moments before they crashed their cars

New research looked at footage of crashes.

Friday 27 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned in Italian high court Mereditch Kercher

Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned in Italian high court

She and her ex-boyfriend Raffaelle Sollecito both had their convictions overturned.

From TheJournal.ie Two still missing after New York apartment blaze East Village

Two still missing after New York apartment blaze

Two dozen people were injured in the incident.

From TheJournal.ie “We haven’t found a single body intact” – French Alps rescuers finding remains Germanwings

“We haven’t found a single body intact” – French Alps rescuers finding remains

Between 400 and 600 pieces of remains have been recovered.

Thursday 26 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Downton Abbey will finish up after its next season Quit While Ahead

Downton Abbey will finish up after its next season

The show will come to an end at Christmas 2015.

Wednesday 25 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge A wanted man revealed his hiding spot on Snapchat and immediately got caught Snap Out Of It
From TheJournal.ie Mother arrested after bodies of a young boy and teenage girl found in home freezer Detroit

Mother arrested after bodies of a young boy and teenage girl found in home freezer

The two children were found in a plastic bag.

From TheJournal.ie Utah has brought back the firing squad – so how does it work? Death Penalty

Utah has brought back the firing squad – so how does it work?

The firing squad will be used as a backup if lethal injection drugs aren’t available.

From TheJournal.ie No obvious reasons why plane crashed into the Alps Flight 4U9525

No obvious reasons why plane crashed into the Alps

French air traffic controllers, not the two pilots, issued a ‘mayday’ signal after the plane disappeared from their radar.

Monday 23 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Father of seven children who died in house fire says they were “angels” Brooklyn

Father of seven children who died in house fire says they were “angels”

The children will be buried in Israel.

From TheJournal.ie It’s tornado season in the States but (weirdly) there are no tornadoes Weird Weather

It’s tornado season in the States but (weirdly) there are no tornadoes

There have been none in March so far – and that’s the first time that’s happened in 50 years.