# sad - Wednesday 28 January, 2015
In an emotional goodbye the news anchor informs viewers he is suffering from ALS.
# sad - Sunday 16 November, 2014
The illness affects thousands of people, many who don’t know it.
# sad - Sunday 9 November, 2014
For most people who have Seasonal Affective Disorder, the symptoms will typically start in the autumn and continue into the winter months.
# sad - Friday 2 May, 2014
His eyes. Full of such sorrow.
# sad - Monday 7 April, 2014
The young mother of two boys was pronounced dead in her home today.
# sad - Monday 24 March, 2014
# sad - Thursday 13 March, 2014
# sad - Wednesday 5 February, 2014
Little Mairead was thought to be well on her way to recovery when she suddenly passed away.
# sad - Tuesday 4 February, 2014
Thousands are thought to have cancelled flights in disappointment*. *No one has cancelled flights in disappointment.
# sad - Monday 23 December, 2013
Whether you’re 9 or 95, those Christmas feelings are always the same.
# sad - Wednesday 18 December, 2013
Who keeps chopping onions?! Seriously.
# sad - Thursday 24 October, 2013
There has been an outpouring of messages after the tragic death of the Galway hurler.
# sad - Friday 11 October, 2013
We’re going to the zoo, zoo, zoo… No. Wait. No we’re not.
# sad - Thursday 26 September, 2013
Almost a year since her death, the family of April Jones finally lay her to rest in their hometown of Machynlleth.
# sad - Tuesday 10 September, 2013
The World Happiness Report places Ireland 18th with a happiness score of 7-out-of-10. But are you happy?
# sad - Thursday 29 August, 2013
Seasonal Affective Disorder exists – but not for the majority of the population.
# sad - Sunday 18 August, 2013
Cleanliness is next to godliness, y’know!
# sad - Monday 29 July, 2013
We got emotional watching this video of a dog getting emotional.
# sad - Sunday 21 July, 2013
We think they might be.
# sad - Monday 8 July, 2013
Domestic violence affects women, men, children and our elderly. Victims and their families should have the right to learn about the background of an abusive partner before it’s too late, writes Rita Harling.
# sad - Saturday 29 June, 2013
I was offered a job abroad and even though I had no family or friends there, I had to take it, writes Seanán Ó Coistín.
# sad - Sunday 23 June, 2013
Andrea Begley, coached by Irish frontman Danny O’Donoghue of The Script, beat hot favourite, Leah McFall, who is coached by Will.i.am.
# sad - Thursday 13 June, 2013
This time last week we were all outside enjoying the sun, but this week is a whole different story. Does the sunshine make you a happier person?
# sad - Tuesday 19 February, 2013
We’ll accept our Oscar for Most In Bits after Watching Tear-Jerking Speeches now.
# sad - Sunday 20 January, 2013
Ugh, January. Stop fantasising about being somewhere warm – here’s how to actually do it (cheaply).
# sad - Thursday 3 January, 2013
With Christmas and New Year over many of those who came home for the festive season are now heading back.
# sad - Tuesday 25 December, 2012
Emotional for different reasons – some tragic, others victorious – these images touched us during 2012.
# sad - Friday 12 October, 2012
“He can’t see without his glasses”. Weep.
# sad - Monday 18 June, 2012
Chairman Jim McGlone confirmed the club’s decision to end its 27-year affiliation with the League of Ireland in a statement released this morning.
# sad - Monday 14 May, 2012
Duwayne Philpott, whose five siblings died on Friday, lost his fight for life at Birmingham Children’s Hospital overnight.
# sad - Thursday 26 April, 2012
The Science Gallery’s new exhibition ‘Happy? Take a Second Look’ uncovers the true mood of the nation – and will putting the country to the happiness test.
# sad - Wednesday 18 April, 2012
The 48-year-old World Cup winner was visiting his hometown of Brisbane when he suffered the ill-effects of intracranial bleeding.
# sad - Saturday 4 February, 2012
Business was good at The Doll Store but expensive overheads mean it will only continue to trade online.
# sad - Monday 7 November, 2011
The Queens Park Rangers defender, currently involved in both an FA and police racism inquiry, was the intended recipient of a threatening letter sent to the club’s West London ground.
# sad - Tuesday 21 June, 2011
An American man resorted to crime simply because he couldn’t afford health care without being in state custody.
# sad - Saturday 23 April, 2011
Janet Richardson had been on holiday aboard a cruise liner when she fell ill. As she was being evacuated on to a rescue boat she fell into the sub zero seas.
# sad - Monday 18 April, 2011
US woman says she had no idea the sons she hadn’t seen in a year were being kept caged in a darkened room by their dad.
# sad - Wednesday 16 February, 2011
Rebecca Wells, 51, worked for the county of Los Angeles. She died on Friday morning… but nobody realised until Saturday.
# sad - Tuesday 9 November, 2010
The number of children seen begging in Dublin reaches 966 in 2009, with a further increase likely.