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# cop

Last year
Malcolm Noonan: It's not enough to watch threatened species struggle to survive
The Green Party TD looks at the agreement at Cop 15 Biodiversity conference in Canada and says time is running out for nature.
Opinion: Our fields may be green, but we are failing to protect biodiversity
Professor Jane Stout looks at the COP15 UN biodiversity conference underway in Canada and reminds us why it is so important.
# Climate Change
COP27: Everything you need to know about this year's climate summit
The annual summit kicks off in Egypt tomorrow.
All time
# finance day
COP26: Finance takes centre stage on day three of climate conference
450 financial firms will commit to align over $130 trillion worth of assets with a net zero target by 2050.
COP26: Climate summit described as 'last, best hope' to meet 1.5 degree goal
The Taoiseach Micheál Martin will attend a two-day world leaders summit as part of COP26.
# America
Parents sue after video shows eight-year-old special needs students being handcuffed
“You can do what we’ve asked you to, or you can suffer the consequences.”
# Chicago
Police officer accused of killing 95-year-old man with beanbag gun
The World War II veteran died of internal bleeding after being hit by beanbags five times at close range.
# Freeze
Cop has the uncoolest reaction ever when he realises he's in a live news shot
Stay cool, man.
# Tragedy
Cops protest against NY mayor at slain police officer's funeral
Dozens turned their back on the city leader.
# gas ticket
Teen issues brilliant ticket to illegally-parked police officer
Have a taste of your own medicine.
# wobble baby
Older policeman joins street party with booty-shaking dance
Gardaí take note.
# most wanted
Ex-LAPD officer believed dead after stand-off
LAPD believe the search for America’s most wanted man is now over.
# Shooting
LA police launch manhunt for fired policeman over killings
The ex-cop had posted warnings online about ending the life of a colleague he blamed for his dismissal.
# grilled
'I deserve free food': Man impersonates cop at McDonalds
He surrendered at gunpoint.
# Comeback
VIDEO: 6 of the best Axel Foley moments
Beverly Hills Cop is set to return to the small screen. Here are some of the movie’s best bits from the 1980s.
# Ouch
VIDEO: What happens if you run over a cop's foot in your Ferrari?