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#Death

# death - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Ten people killed in Moscow metro derailment

Another 106 people have been taken to hospital.

# death - Monday 14 July, 2014

Man dies after resurfacing from dive off Inishbofin

The diver experienced difficulty and the coastguard helicopter R118 was tasked to the scene from Sligo.

# death - Thursday 10 July, 2014

A man and his dog have been diagnosed with plague in the US

The man is still alive but the dog died after contracting pneumonic plague.

# death - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

From The42 Marca’s front-page tribute to Alfredo di Stéfano is beautiful RIP

Marca’s front-page tribute to Alfredo di Stéfano is beautiful

The Spanish daily sports newspaper marked the death of the Real Madrid legend in style.

# death - Monday 7 July, 2014

Hamas rocket barrages hit Israel as region teeters on brink of new conflict

Israeli air force have responded to the latest rocket attack by hitting 30 targets near Rafah.

# death - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Emergency talks look for ways to halt worst outbreak of Ebola in history

A suggestion that untested vaccines should be used has attracted controversy.

# death - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge TV psychic Derek Acorah quashes fake reports of his death Truth Will Out

TV psychic Derek Acorah quashes fake reports of his death

He offered “thanks to everybody who wished me well”.

# death - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Woman burned alive after family refuses marriage proposal

A couple were also killed for marrying without consent.

Ireland to send supplies to people of Iraq displaced by violence Aid

Ireland to send supplies to people of Iraq displaced by violence

Supplies such as blankets, kitchen sets, jerry cans and shelter supplies are being sent to those most in need.

# death - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Man (21) to appear in court in relation to woman’s death in Bray

The body of a 50-year-old woman was discovered in a house on the Southern Cross area of the town.

# death - Friday 27 June, 2014

Woman in Bray ‘died in violent circumstances’

Gardaí are now treating the 50-year-old’s death as murder following preliminary post-mortem results.

Father of gunman who killed six people says it’s his ‘duty’ to prevent future mass killings

Elliot Rodgers posted a video to YouTube before he killed six people and injured 13 others.

Are you comfortable talking about death and dying?

A new report has highlighted how end of life care in Ireland could be improved.

# death - Saturday 21 June, 2014

Politicians express their condolences on the death of Gerry Conlon RIP

Politicians express their condolences on the death of Gerry Conlon

Gerry Conlon spent 14 years in prison for an IRA bombing that he played no part in.

Man dies after falling into slurry tank on Cork farm

Attempts to resuscitate the man were unsuccessful.

# death - Friday 20 June, 2014

Motorcyclists die after car stops to let ducks cross the road

The driver of the car was found guilty of dangerous driving causing death.

# death - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Sadness at death of student travel pioneer

Ever go on a J1? You have Gordon Colleary, co-founder of Magill magazine, to thank for that.

US carries out first executions since botched lethal injection

The last minute appeals in Georgia and Missouri both failed, and the two men were put to death overnight.

# death - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

“Some man”: Sadness as Waterford character Tawdy found dead in his hut

Tawdy used to sit on a specially-made bench on the way to Tramore.

# death - Monday 16 June, 2014

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# death - Saturday 14 June, 2014

‘Allo ‘Allo and Porridge actor Sam Kelly has died

He passed away earlier this morning after “a long illness”.

# death - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Man dies after axle of truck falls on him

The incident occurred near a filling station in Co Tipperary today.

Cork air crash survivors: We realise how lucky we are

The six survivors have met up every year since the tragedy and hope to continue to so so in the future.

# death - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Creator of Spot the Dog dies aged 86 RIP

Creator of Spot the Dog dies aged 86

Eric Hill’s family said they took solace in the “joy he brought to so many children and families through his work”.

# death - Monday 9 June, 2014

Comedian and actor Rik Mayall dies aged 56 RIP

Comedian and actor Rik Mayall dies aged 56

The English actor starred in shows such as The Young Ones, Blackadder and Bottom.

‘You get such an awful fright … some people just don’t come back to the business’

Taxi drivers are voicing their concern, following the latest hijacking of a cab in Dublin. One of the men in the stolen taxi died yesterday, after it crashed a short time after it was taken.

# death - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

STOP! Luas operators urge drivers to halt at red lights as tram collisions rise Close Calls This post contains videos

STOP! Luas operators urge drivers to halt at red lights as tram collisions rise

Over 90 per cent of road vehicle / tram collisions happened on the Luas Red Line, while ten per cent happened on the Luas Green Line.

# death - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Elderly man dies in Galway house fire

Emergency services were called to the scene in Ros Muc just before midnight last night.

21-year-old killed in overnight Limerick crash

The young man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# death - Monday 2 June, 2014

The actress who played Alice in The Brady Bunch has died Here's The Story... This post contains videos

The actress who played Alice in The Brady Bunch has died

Ann B Davis died at her home in Texas yesterday. She was 88.

# death - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Two women held after man found dead in Dublin apartment

Gardaí were called to an apartment complex in the early hours of this morning.

# death - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Do you feel weird talking about your own death? You shouldn’t

A new study has found that, in a GP setting anyway, most people aren’t.

# death - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Man arrested after 20-year-old dies in Naas fight

It happened at around 10.20pm last night at Harbour View in the Co Kildare town.

# death - Friday 16 May, 2014

‘Appalling and abhorrent’: Pregnant woman sentenced to flogging and hanging in Sudan

The Christian woman received the sentence because of her religious choice and for being married to a man of a different religion.

# death - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

‘Every parent’s worst nightmare’: Bereft parents condemn senseless violent attacks

Andrew Dolan was brutally attacked by three people outside a fast-food restaurant in 2011.

# death - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

€244 in arrears loses terminal cancer patient her life assurance policy

Jackie Crowe has gone public with her story in an effort to help others.

# death - Monday 12 May, 2014

Man to appear in court in relation to fatal road traffic collision in Wicklow

A 23-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# death - Sunday 11 May, 2014

23-year-old dies after car hits a wall

A man in his early 20s has been arrested in connection with the crash.

# death - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Man charged with murder of Mairead Moran in Kilkenny

The 26-year-old, from the village of Kilmoganny, died after being attacked at the healthfood store where she worked on Thursday.

# death - Friday 9 May, 2014

Belfast boy ‘Wee Oscar’ dies of rare form of cancer

Oscar had a chance to meet some of his heroes last summer when he was guest of honour at Celtic Park.