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Friday 27 January 2023 Dublin: 2°C

# Berkeley

All time
# fitting
'This is the greatest day of our lives since the tragedy in Berkeley'
It was an emotional day at Leopardstown, as Ellie Mac – a horse owned by the Niccolai Schuster Horse Racing Club – triumphed against the odds
# California
Berkeley balcony collapse: Settlement reached with owners and property managers of complex
Six students were killed when the balcony at the Blackrock Library Gardens complex collapsed.
# Amanda Donohoe
San Francisco Rose speaks about sister who died in the Berkeley balcony collapse
Amanda Donohoe said that the competition was a great happy occasion for her family.
# Settlement
Survivors and families of Berkeley victims agree compensation with construction firms
The family of Ashley Donohoe, who died in the balcony collapse, released a statement through their lawyer today.
# berkeley tragedy
'If this balcony had been built as designed, this would not have happened'
California’s licencing board said that Segue Construction failed to follow building plans during construction.
# Berkeley
'Real men pay their taxes' - dozens arrested amid violent scenes during anti-Trump tax protests
At least 21 people were arrested in Berkeley, California, as pro- and anti-Trump protesters clashed.
# shut him down
A speech by a famed alt-right activist at Berkeley was cancelled after violent protests last night
Milo Yiannopoulos was banned from Twitter in July for fuelling abuse against a Ghostbusters actress.
# cold bias
It's official: The so-called hiatus in global warming is a myth
New research confirms a criticised 2015 study which overturned results of a “pause” in oceanic warming.
# Berkeley
'The balcony collapse that killed my daughter was not an isolated event'
A new law aimed at preventing further tragedies was signed in today.
# new safety laws
'I miss my friends so much': Berkeley balcony survivor speaks out about tragedy
“My birthday will always be their anniversary.”
# Berkeley Balcony Collapse
'My daughter and her friends should still be alive'
Jackie Donohoe’s daughter Ashley and Ashley’s cousin Olivia Burke died after the accident in June 2015.
# Berkeley
A year on, the friendship and love of six young students is remembered
A memorial service was held in Dublin yesterday.
# Berkeley
Three young Irish women who rented Berkeley apartment sue over tragic balcony collapse
It was “only by the grace of God” that Caroline Conlan, Cliodhna Maloney and Aisling Tallon were not enveloped in the collapse.
# compensation
Berkeley mayor says balcony victims' families should be paid 'as much as possible'
Yesterday it was confirmed that no criminal charges are going to be brought forward in the case.
# burden of proof
No criminal charges will be brought over Berkeley balcony collapse
“There is a deep desire for this case to act as a lesson for other builders and avoid a tragedy like this from happening again.”
# Remembering Cully
'It is a measure of the man that his peers still look to him for inspiration and support'
Eoghan Culligan, a victim of last year’s Berkeley tragedy, played for Ballyboden St-Enda’s. Tomorrow some of his former teammates play in the All-Ireland final in Croke Park.
# over to you
The 10 most read stories on TheJournal.ie this year
Berkeley, Paris, Karen Buckley and Carrickmines – these are the stories you read this year.
# Progress
Berkeley survivor Clodagh Cogley is now back in college
She suffered serious damage to her lungs, ribs and spinal cord in the balcony collapse.
# In Memory
President Higgins will plant a tree in honour of Berkeley victims during US trip
Michael D is en route to the west coast of America.
# Berkeley
Families attend Berkeley balcony testing as legal battles loom
The balcony remains have undergone ‘destructive testing’ to discover the source of its structural damage.
Voices
The J1 was a rite of passage for me. We're not all party-animals
There’s fear that the J1 Visa programme could come to an abrupt end, but Catherine Devine says she spent her summer engaging in American culture, not partying and acting out of control.
# Tribute
Germany star Bastian Schweinsteiger meets family of Berkeley victim
The Man United star is in Dublin ahead of the world champions’ clash with Ireland tomorrow
# Home
The final Irish survivor of the Berkeley tragedy has arrived home
Hannah Waters was the last of the Irish students injured in the tragedy to return home.
# San Francisco
Praise for brave Berkeley survivor who says he feels guilty he survived
Murray is one of seven Irish students who were injured when a balcony collapsed in Berkeley, San Francisco in June.
# major testing
Investigation into Berkeley balcony collapse tragedy enters next phase
Six young people died when the balcony collapsed in June and seven others were injured.
# Home
'We are truly very humbled by your kindness': Berkeley victim Clodagh Cogley settling in back in Dublin
Clodagh’s family shared a photo of her on the Golden Gate Bridge and thanked everyone for their generosity.
# Berkeley
Mark English pays emotional tribute to UCD classmates who died in Berkeley tragedy
English was in college with Lorcan Miller and Eimear Walsh.
# Berkeley
Berkeley parents: J1 students are 'genuine heroes who responded tenderly to the needs of our children'
The families of students injured in the Berkeley balcony collapse have expressed their thanks.
# Funds
Tag-rugby fundraiser raises over €16k for Berkeley survivor
Aoife Beary is in a rehabilitation centre in the US.
# raising funds
Last night's concert for the Berkeley survivors was packed out... Here's how it went
Even if you weren’t there, you can still donate.
# Berkeley
Kodaline and friends came together for an epic Berkeley fundraiser in Dublin last night
It was a packed house at The Academy.
# fundraiser
Friends of Berkeley survivors are putting on a show tonight and bands are chipping in
You can donate as well even if you’re not there.
# aoife beary
'She has good and bad days' - Berkeley victim's cousin says she faces long road to recovery
A fundraising event is being held in Donnybrook in Dublin this weekend.
# Great Cause
Sean O'Brien is helping raise funds for Berkeley injury victim Aoife Beary
The event takes place on Saturday, with all proceeds going towards helping 21-year-old Aoife Beary.
# United we stand
Man United will pay tribute to Berkeley victims before tonight's friendly in California
Thousands of J-1 students are expected to attend the game.
# Vigil
Berkeley balcony collapse: Families, medics and firefighters gather for 'month's mind'
Almost €400,000 has been raised for the families of students killed or injured in the Berkeley tragedy.
# aoife beary
Berkeley survivors reunited as city attempts to prevent another tragedy
Aoife Beary is due to move the same centre as Hannah Waters and Clodagh Cogley.
# berkeley survivor
'Jack faces a very tough ordeal in the months ahead'
He was one of several people injured in the tragic balcony collapse.
# aoife beary
Berkeley survivor is coming out of coma and communicating with her parents
She is currently in the ICU.