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# bust - Monday 18 June, 2018

'We felt we ought to change it:' Controversial Ronaldo bust replaced by new statue
# New Look
From The42
# New Look

'We felt we ought to change it:' Controversial Ronaldo bust replaced by new statue

Jun 18th 2018, 1:09 PM 11,639 Views 10 Comments

The original bust was widely mocked after it was unveiled last year.

# bust - Friday 18 May, 2018

3 years after going bust, Parma back in Serie A
# Rejuvenated
From The42
# Rejuvenated

3 years after going bust, Parma back in Serie A

May 18th 2018, 11:18 PM 5,943 Views 7 Comments

It was their third successive promotion after being dumped into the fourth division.

# bust - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

This godawful bust of Cristiano Ronaldo has just been unveiled at a Portuguese airport
# Bronzed And Beautiful
From The Daily Edge
# Bronzed And Beautiful

This godawful bust of Cristiano Ronaldo has just been unveiled at a Portuguese airport

Mar 29th 2017, 3:54 PM 5,297 Views 1 Comment

He’s taking it well though.

# bust - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Gardaí seize 175 cannabis plants from Leitrim growhouse
# Carraigallen
# Carraigallen

Gardaí seize 175 cannabis plants from Leitrim growhouse

Jan 26th 2017, 12:06 PM 14,076 Views 63 Comments

Nobody was arrested as the house was unoccupied.

# bust - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Brock Osweiler shows the Broncos they were right to let him go
# MNF
From The42
# MNF

Brock Osweiler shows the Broncos they were right to let him go

Oct 25th 2016, 9:46 AM 5,633 Views 2 Comments

The big money Houston Texans QB failed to sparkle on his return to Denver.

# bust - Sunday 16 October, 2016

Cocaine seizure worth €100,000 made by gardaí in Dublin
# BUST
# BUST

Cocaine seizure worth €100,000 made by gardaí in Dublin

Oct 16th 2016, 4:34 PM 23,235 Views 11 Comments

Two men have been arrested and charged in connection with the seizure.

# bust - Monday 22 August, 2016

More than 3,000 holidaymakers claiming refund following collapse of Lowcostholidays
# BUST
# BUST

More than 3,000 holidaymakers claiming refund following collapse of Lowcostholidays

Aug 22nd 2016, 12:17 PM 16,208 Views 18 Comments

The Spanish tour operator collapsed on 15 July and customers have until 19 September to submit their claim.

# bust - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Ex-Nama worker accused of leaking confidential information
# Court
# Court

Ex-Nama worker accused of leaking confidential information

Jun 23rd 2016, 12:58 PM 12,321 Views 0 Comments

Paul Pugh will face trial later this year.

# bust - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Almost 580 jobs to go as liquidator appointed to Xtra-vision
# BUST
From Business ETC
# BUST

Almost 580 jobs to go as liquidator appointed to Xtra-vision

Jan 27th 2016, 11:13 PM 54,410 Views 153 Comments

The movie chain blamed poor Christmas sales and the declining rental market.

# bust - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Make no mistake, we’re already sowing the seeds of the next recession
# Column
# Column

Make no mistake, we’re already sowing the seeds of the next recession

Dec 12th 2015, 8:00 AM 305 Views 74 Comments

There is going to be another recession in the future, but how we prepare for it is up to our politicians, writes Aaron McKenna.

# bust - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Construction site to delivery room: How I became one of Ireland's few male midwives
# Opinion
# Opinion

Construction site to delivery room: How I became one of Ireland's few male midwives

Oct 22nd 2015, 8:30 PM 930 Views 15 Comments

Dan Oakes worked as a project manager building skyscrapers. But when the bust came along, he decided to retrain as a midwife.

# bust - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

RGIII's ego has led to one coach saying he's 'done' in the NFL
# BUST
From The42
# BUST

RGIII's ego has led to one coach saying he's 'done' in the NFL

Jul 22nd 2015, 3:16 PM 8,683 Views 4 Comments

Harsh words indeed.

Police have seized two BILLION euro from the mafia
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Police have seized two BILLION euro from the mafia

Jul 22nd 2015, 1:40 PM 18,711 Views 17 Comments

The gang “recycled an enormous amount of ‘dirty’ money through the use of gaming accounts”.

# bust - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

The 5 biggest Draft busts in NFL history
# Draft Day
From The42
# Draft Day

The 5 biggest Draft busts in NFL history

Apr 29th 2015, 9:00 PM 8,527 Views 11 Comments

Just because you have the choice of every player in the Draft doesn’t mean you’ll get it right.

# bust - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Klaus Regling has said the Irish were 'obsessed' with property
# Obsessed Much?
# Obsessed Much?

Klaus Regling has said the Irish were 'obsessed' with property

Jan 21st 2015, 5:08 PM 14,147 Views 76 Comments

The ECB man told the banking inquiry it is hard to overstate the part our ‘cultural attitude’ played in the crisis.

# bust - Friday 15 August, 2014

Man arrested after €100,000 worth of drugs found in Cavan house
# Busted
# Busted

Man arrested after €100,000 worth of drugs found in Cavan house

Aug 15th 2014, 4:06 PM 11,059 Views 22 Comments

Growhouse equipment and other paraphernalia was also discovered.

# bust - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Police officers and rabbi among 70 arrested on child pornography charges
# New York
# New York

Police officers and rabbi among 70 arrested on child pornography charges

May 21st 2014, 10:04 PM 15,350 Views 31 Comments

Investigators took five weeks to impound nearly 600 computers, laptops, smartphones and thumb drives containing pornographic images.

# bust - Thursday 17 April, 2014

€10m found as large-scale fake cash operation busted on Dublin's northside
# Cashback
# Cashback

€10m found as large-scale fake cash operation busted on Dublin's northside

Apr 17th 2014, 8:37 PM 23,411 Views 26 Comments

A man in his fifties has been arrested.

# bust - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

This is what €1 million worth of drugs looks like
# Seizure
# Seizure

This is what €1 million worth of drugs looks like

Apr 9th 2014, 5:09 PM 17,237 Views 0 Comments

The haul, seized in Drogheda, was displayed at Garda HQ today.

Bubble? What bubble? Here's why Noonan isn't worried by rising property prices
# Pop
# Pop

Bubble? What bubble? Here's why Noonan isn't worried by rising property prices

Apr 9th 2014, 9:23 AM 13,958 Views 83 Comments

The finance minister noted that prices are still 47 per cent lower than their 2007 peak.

# bust - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Abandoned boat with a ton of cannabis washes ashore in California
# High Tide
# High Tide

Abandoned boat with a ton of cannabis washes ashore in California

Apr 8th 2014, 3:36 PM 14,414 Views 23 Comments

The 30-foot boat was spotted near some rocks in Malibu.

# bust - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Gardaí seize €160,000 worth of cannabis plants in Kerry
# BUST
# BUST

Gardaí seize €160,000 worth of cannabis plants in Kerry

Feb 5th 2014, 5:13 PM 10,220 Views 76 Comments

Nobody was arrested in the seizure.

# bust - Friday 22 November, 2013

€53 million worth of cocaine washes up on a beach in Japan
# Japan
# Japan

€53 million worth of cocaine washes up on a beach in Japan

Nov 22nd 2013, 2:58 PM 16,912 Views 35 Comments

The haul is 20 times the amount of the drug seized in Japan last year.

# bust - Monday 12 August, 2013

Dublin City Council to return €7 million to developers
# Refund
# Refund

Dublin City Council to return €7 million to developers

Aug 12th 2013, 8:09 AM 7,781 Views 30 Comments

The refund covers levies paid for infrastructural work that never commenced.

# bust - Friday 15 February, 2013

Planning applications down 17 per cent as construction remains in doldrums
# Gaffs
# Gaffs

Planning applications down 17 per cent as construction remains in doldrums

Feb 15th 2013, 6:15 AM 3,849 Views 10 Comments

Donegal was the only county which saw an increase in planning applications in 2012.

# bust - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Foreign investment in China in first fall for three years
# China
# China

Foreign investment in China in first fall for three years

Jan 16th 2013, 1:46 PM 3,528 Views 2 Comments

The fall comes amid economic turmoil in developed markets and a slowdown in the country.

# bust - Friday 13 July, 2012

Now it's official: Rangers Newco will ply their trade in division three
# Demoted
From The42
# Demoted

Now it's official: Rangers Newco will ply their trade in division three

Jul 13th 2012, 2:55 PM 5,588 Views 76 Comments

The Glasgow giants have been voted to the foot of the Scottish Football League.

# bust - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

McCarey 'absolutely gutted' by Monaghan collapse
# Mons
From The42
# Mons

McCarey 'absolutely gutted' by Monaghan collapse

Jun 19th 2012, 2:48 PM 778 Views 1 Comment

Wolves and Ireland U21 keeper Aaron McCarey admits the Airtricity League needs a “major rethink” following the demise of Monaghan United.

# bust - Friday 25 May, 2012

10 per cent of Irish mortgages are in arrears says Central Bank
# Mortgage Arrears
# Mortgage Arrears

10 per cent of Irish mortgages are in arrears says Central Bank

May 25th 2012, 11:09 AM 1,972 Views 35 Comments

1 in 10 mortgage holders are at least three months behind with repayments according to the new figures.

# bust - Thursday 1 March, 2012

Over seven companies collapsed each day in February
# Businesses
# Businesses

Over seven companies collapsed each day in February

Mar 1st 2012, 7:00 AM 1,606 Views 8 Comments

Meanwhile, business and credit analysts at Vision-net say that three out of five hotels and restaurants are in danger of going out of business.

# bust - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Rangers cannot be allowed to go bust, says Salmond
# Political Football
From The42
# Political Football

Rangers cannot be allowed to go bust, says Salmond

Feb 16th 2012, 3:09 PM 3,450 Views 64 Comments

Scotland’s First Minister has encouraged the Revenue and Rangers to come to an agreement which would ensure that club’s survival.

# bust - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

House prices still declining - but cash sales are growing
# House Prices
# House Prices

House prices still declining - but cash sales are growing

Feb 1st 2012, 9:00 AM 3,002 Views 9 Comments

A new report also found that the rental market in Dublin grew last year for the first time in three years.

# bust - Sunday 29 January, 2012

In pictures: Unlock NAMA occupation of building in Dublin city centre
# Unlock NAMA
# Unlock NAMA

In pictures: Unlock NAMA occupation of building in Dublin city centre

Jan 29th 2012, 11:02 AM 5,356 Views 23 Comments

The campaign yesterday took over a building in Dublin’s city centre which they said was owned by NAMA. Here’s the best photographs from what happened.