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Dublin: 13 °C Saturday 29 August, 2015

Thursday 27 August, 2015

Two accidents (one involving seven vehicles) on the M50

All lanes have since re-opened.

From The42 We’ll Leave It There So: Bolt run over by Segway, Messi beats Ronaldo and today’s sport Thursday

We’ll Leave It There So: Bolt run over by Segway, Messi beats Ronaldo and today’s sport

There is also team news from Ireland’s Rugby World Cup warm-up against Wales and the Champions League group draw.

What would you name these lion and cheetah cubs? In Need Of Names This post contains images

What would you name these lion and cheetah cubs?

Dublin Zoo and Fota Island have some very cute new arrivals.

From The Daily Edge This couple erected a ‘weed tent’ and gave free weed to guests at their wedding Smoke Weed Everyday
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From The42 The main talking points from today’s Champions League group-stage draw Analysis

The main talking points from today’s Champions League group-stage draw

Man United will be happy, Man City won’t while Jose will get a nice reunion with a certain ex-Real Madrid goalkeeper.

‘I’ve got family at last’: Brothers born in mother and baby homes reunited after nearly 80 years

Their mother ended up in a Magdelene home where she remained until her death at the age of 82.

From The42 ‘Everyone wants me to kill this big mouth’ – Aldo’s keen to fight McGregor more than once UFC 194
From The42 All-Ireland winner and three-time Allstar McDonnell steps down as Armagh U21 boss Time To Go

All-Ireland winner and three-time Allstar McDonnell steps down as Armagh U21 boss

McDonnell has cited club commitments for his departure.

From The42 Record holder Jonathan Edwards a relieved man after this massive triple jump came up just short Triple Threat

Record holder Jonathan Edwards a relieved man after this massive triple jump came up just short

Christian Taylor went very, very close to breaking a 20-year-old record on his way to gold today.

From The Daily Edge 6 of the best places to sing karaoke in Dublin Sing That Song

6 of the best places to sing karaoke in Dublin

Don’t STOP, beeeelievin’.

From The42 Three Irish forwards make Bakkies Botha’s World Cup dream team Seal Of Approval This post contains videos

Three Irish forwards make Bakkies Botha’s World Cup dream team

No other northern hemisphere players feature, however.

What will become of the Aran Islands now that their airplane service is gone?

A new tender for the commuter service to the islands has been given to a Galway helicopter firm at the expense of Aer Arann Islands, the holder of the tender for the last 45 years.

From The42 Two Irish internationals combined for Colorado Rapids’ late winner last night MLS This post contains videos

Two Irish internationals combined for Colorado Rapids’ late winner last night

Kevin Doyle got on the end of a Sean St Ledger cross in their 2-1 win over Owen Coyle’s Houston Dynamo.

Killed reporter’s last message to her boyfriend: ‘Good night sweet boy’ Tragedy This post contains videos

Killed reporter’s last message to her boyfriend: ‘Good night sweet boy’

The shooter’s family have said their thoughts and prayers were with the victims’ families.

From The Daily Edge 19 mortifying Debs horror stories My Debs Story

19 mortifying Debs horror stories

Ah, memories.

From The42 Bowe and Trimble included in strong Ulster team to face Edinburgh Ulster

Bowe and Trimble included in strong Ulster team to face Edinburgh

Trimble lines out for Ulster for the first time since October.

Check out our next up-and-coming photographer finalist

She got her hands on a Canon EOS 750D DSLR – now see what she did with it.

From The42 ‘Mayo will win but if you let Dublin play, you know what they’ll do to you’ – Mortimer The Mort

‘Mayo will win but if you let Dublin play, you know what they’ll do to you’ – Mortimer

Conor Mortimer is predicting a Mayo win on Sunday but only if his native county attack Stephen Cluxton’s kickouts.

Man found dead after discovering intruders in his home

Two men were arrested and are being questioned by gardaí.

From The42 Kearney’s impressive pre-season pushes him to strong World Cup contention Wing Options

Kearney’s impressive pre-season pushes him to strong World Cup contention

The 26-year-old comes into the team after an excellent summer of training.

Rosanna Davison is upset over ‘very aggressive’ criticism

The model has faced a backlash about her views on diet.

From The42 Pot luck for Premier League clubs as Champions League group stages revealed Europe's Best

Ireland miss out on landmark win after falling just short against Australia

A 23-run defeat in Stormont for John Bracewell’s side.

Do you think the people revealed on Ashley Madison got what they deserve?

The debacle has given the ‘moral majority’ the perfect opportunity to express their disapproval, writes Tony Moore.

From The42 Irish rugby star returns for Kerry as Cork make one change for All-Ireland semi-final Returning Star

Irish rugby star returns for Kerry as Cork make one change for All-Ireland semi-final

Louise Galvin is returning for the Kingdom following her rugby exploits.

Thursday 27 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge What to watch on TV tonight: Thursday Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Thursday

Here are the shows that will be on your Twitter timeline later.

From The42 This Elverys promo for Mayo v Dublin is pretty damn spine-tingling Mayo For Sam This post contains videos
From The42 Arsene Wenger calls for video technology to be introduced ‘tomorrow’ The Next Step This post contains a poll

Arsene Wenger calls for video technology to be introduced ‘tomorrow’

The Arsenal manager is convinced it will be brought in soon to help with offside decisions.

From The42 BBC discussion on Bolt v Gatlin, ‘Good v Evil’ coverage is must-see television Bolt V Gatlin This post contains videos

BBC discussion on Bolt v Gatlin, ‘Good v Evil’ coverage is must-see television

Broadcaster addressed concerns about objectivity and bias ahead of today’s 200m final.

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From The Daily Edge Someone is taking a toy sloth around Dublin and it’s simply adorable Simon The Sloth
From The42 A host of brilliant young hurlers will explode on the national stage at the weekend Tips For The Top

A host of brilliant young hurlers will explode on the national stage at the weekend

The Tipperary Supporters Club All-Ireland U16 hurling tournament takes place on Saturday.

From The42 ‘McGregor owes me a rematch, let’s see if he’s man enough’ – Chad Mendes Call Out

‘McGregor owes me a rematch, let’s see if he’s man enough’ – Chad Mendes

The short training camp was 110% responsible for last month’s loss at UFC 189, Mendes says.

From The42 Once the next best thing at Man United, history is in danger of repeating for Ravel Morrison Faraway Hills

Once the next best thing at Man United, history is in danger of repeating for Ravel Morrison

The 22-year-old made his European debut for Lazio last night but his time in Italy could be brief.

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From The42 Russell Wilson has made a bizarre claim about how he prevented a concussion

Russell Wilson has made a bizarre claim about how he prevented a concussion

Wilson says a $3 bottle of water is the reason his concussion went away.

Joanne O’Riordan wins ‘outstanding young person of the world’ award

She will receive the accolade at a ceremony in Japan.

Renua spent nearly €30k trying (and failing) to get this man elected

SIPO has released details of expenditure in the Carlow-Kilkenny by-election.

From The42 Herrera was nearly subbed last night before impressing in number 10 role, says LVG Close Call

Herrera was nearly subbed last night before impressing in number 10 role, says LVG

After a bad start to the game, the Dutchman was pleased with his impact further up the pitch.

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