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Dublin: 5 °C Saturday 30 May, 2015

Yesterday’s News

Gun on display in Troubles exhibition linked to Northern Ireland terror attack

The weapon had been included in an exhibition on The Troubles.

From The42 Sepp Blatter elected for fifth term as Fifa president after Prince Ali concedes Closure

Sepp Blatter elected for fifth term as Fifa president after Prince Ali concedes

The 79-year-old has vowed to lead the organisation out of the corruption “storm” it has become embroiled in.

This woman has just been made to hand over €2 billion to her daughter

Gina Rinehart was ranked the 37th most powerful woman in the world this week by Forbes magazine.

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Thursday 28 May, 2015

Islamic State is using a Roman amphitheatre as a stage for executions

20 men they accused of fighting for the regime were killed.

From The42 Is Britain’s Amir Khan set to be Floyd Mayweather’s next opponent? Looking Ahead

Is Britain’s Amir Khan set to be Floyd Mayweather’s next opponent?

“There are bigger fights out there for me,” the boxer says.

David Cameron’s 48-hour charm offensive

If it’s Thursday, it must be Paris…

The US military accidentally shipped live anthrax around the country

The Pentagon and health officials said the incident posed no threat to public health.

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Pressure piles on Fifa as sponsors threaten to pull out

Coca-Cola, Adidas, McDonald’s and Visa have all told Fifa to clean up its act.

Japanese fishermen are going to keep on killing dolphins

Dolphins that are captured alive can fetch more than €7,000.

Wednesday 27 May, 2015

From The42 Two Bacca strikes help Sevilla claim back-to-back Europa League titles Record Books

Two Bacca strikes help Sevilla claim back-to-back Europa League titles

The Colombian forward scored a double as the Spaniards saw off Dnipro.

Plane drops 13,000ft after losing power in both engines

The pilots were able to land the flight safely.

From The42 Heysel and the death of English hooliganism Looking Back

Heysel and the death of English hooliganism

Friday marks the 30th anniversary of the day 39 people died when a wall collapsed after Liverpool fans charged their Juventus counterparts.

From The42 Real Madrid players are ignoring Gareth Bale, according to a man who knows him well Support

Real Madrid players are ignoring Gareth Bale, according to a man who knows him well

The Welsh international has endured a difficult season.

So, Britain still announces major policy plans like this… Here’s what the Queen had to say According To Liz This post contains videos

So, Britain still announces major policy plans like this… Here’s what the Queen had to say

There were important things to announce (like that EU referendum) – but all the bizarre trappings of the ceremony were on show too..

Ireland’s Yes vote is already causing earthquakes in Europe’s Catholic heart

Just over half of Italian voters would support same-sex marriage, but there’s not even civil unions yet.

From The42 Sevilla can create history against an unfancied underdog in tonight’s Europa League final Dnipro V Goliath

Sevilla can create history against an unfancied underdog in tonight’s Europa League final

The La Liga club are looking to retain the trophy against first-timers Dnirpo in Warsaw.

Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Danish radio station kills baby rabbit with bicycle pump

The radio station said it wanted to highlight cruelty in the farming industry.

American journalist accused of spying

He is accused of espionage and collaboration with hostile governments.

Homicide investigation into BB King death, amid claims that he was poisoned

King died at age 89 on 14 May in Las Vegas. The blues legend’s daughters have reportedly accused his aides of poisoning him.

Monday 25 May, 2015

From The42 It looks like an old West Ham favourite is on his way back to replace Big Sam Homecoming

It looks like an old West Ham favourite is on his way back to replace Big Sam

Slaven Bilic is reported to be leaving Besiktas.

From The42 Real are on the lookout for a new manager after sacking Carlo Ancelotti Wave Goodbye

Real are on the lookout for a new manager after sacking Carlo Ancelotti

“It has been a very hard decision… but Real Madrid is extremely demanding.”

From The42 Security increased in ‘nervy’ Paris after fan invades court for selfie with Federer Security Breach This post contains videos

Security increased in ‘nervy’ Paris after fan invades court for selfie with Federer

The 17-time Grand Slam winner was left unimpressed by the incident.

Plane escorted by jets after ‘anonymous chemical weapon threat’

The flight landed at JFK without incident.

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From The42 Wes Hoolahan and Norwich will feature in next season’s Premier League Success

Wes Hoolahan and Norwich will feature in next season’s Premier League

A 12th-minute goal from Cameron Jerome put the Canaries ahead before Nathan Redmond doubled their advantage.

430 people have died in a 50-degree heatwave in India

Drivers have been warned to stay off the roads in some areas between 11am and 4pm.

Discovered: 139 grave sites and 28 abandoned detention camps used by people smugglers

National police chief Khalid Abu Bakar said it remained unclear how many bodies were buried.

Rapist who carved a cross into victim’s forehead jailed for 17 years

Alfio Anthony Granata repeatedly raped a Dutch tourist over the course of six-weeks.

Sunday 24 May, 2015

From The42 Tottenham’s win today means Liverpool might have to start next season in July Wrap

Tottenham’s win today means Liverpool might have to start next season in July

The Reds will likely be cheering on Arsenal in the FA Cup final.

Man phones in bomb threat to delay girlfriend’s plane, gets arrested

In case you needed to be told, don’t do this.

Ireland may have said Yes to gay marriage, but Australia won’t be following suit

Gay marriage was explicitly outlawed in Australia in 2004.

Saturday 23 May, 2015

From The42 Johnny Sexton found his form for Racing Metro at the best possible time Big Game Player

Johnny Sexton found his form for Racing Metro at the best possible time

The Parisians booked their place in the Top 14 playoffs after thumping Castres.

65-year-old mother of 13 gives birth to quadruplets

She is a grandmother to seven as well.

Woman accidentally shoots herself in the head while taking a selfie

The 21-year-old Russian woman was posing with a 9mm handgun left behind by a security guard at her Moscow office.

Friday 22 May, 2015

From Business ETC Personal info about millions of swingers has been leaked online Dark Web

Personal info about millions of swingers has been leaked online

Email addresses, user names, dates of birth, postal codes…

The Eiffel Tower has been shut down because of pickpockets

Staff have staged a walk-out.

From The42 Andrew ‘Beef’ Johnson won a car and celebrated with an enthusistic chest bump
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Ex-airline executive walks free after bizarre ‘nut rage’ court case

Cho Hyun-Ah became enraged when a flight attendant served her some nuts in a bag, rather than on a plate.

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