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# dangerous - Monday 18 August, 2014

Rugby player under fire after spitting blood at opponent during game*
# Video
From The42
# Video

Rugby player under fire after spitting blood at opponent during game*

Aug 18th 2014, 4:45 PM 8,234 Views 5 Comments

*It may have been unintentional.

# dangerous - Friday 15 August, 2014

Member of public brings viable artillery shell to garda station
# Trim
# Trim

Member of public brings viable artillery shell to garda station

Aug 15th 2014, 12:16 PM 10,870 Views 19 Comments

The device was made safe by the Defence Forces late last night.

# dangerous - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Here’s how fighting in Ukraine is holding up the MH17 investigation
# Stalling
# Stalling

Here’s how fighting in Ukraine is holding up the MH17 investigation

Jul 29th 2014, 12:31 PM 5,670 Views 50 Comments

Again, fighting in the towns around the crash site made it impossible for Dutch and Australian authorities to get to the wreckage today.

# dangerous - Monday 28 July, 2014

Unregistered Carlow plumber prosecuted for installing gas boilers
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

Unregistered Carlow plumber prosecuted for installing gas boilers

Jul 28th 2014, 4:48 PM 19,770 Views 46 Comments

This is the third successful prosecution by CER this year.

# dangerous - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Gardaí are looking for the driver who crashed this car into a house
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí are looking for the driver who crashed this car into a house

Jul 6th 2014, 10:36 AM 48,694 Views 88 Comments

The incident occurred in Finglas early this morning.

# dangerous - Monday 30 June, 2014

Man jumps into River Liffey to save his blind dog
# To The Rescue
# To The Rescue

Man jumps into River Liffey to save his blind dog

Jun 30th 2014, 8:30 PM 40,632 Views 61 Comments

Stevie is safe and recovering at home.

# dangerous - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

This is a very very stupid thing to do ... obviously
# Really Incredibly Stupid
# Really Incredibly Stupid

This is a very very stupid thing to do ... obviously

Jun 10th 2014, 8:50 PM 78,314 Views 112 Comments

Teenagers have been jumping from four-storey high scaffolding into Grand Canal Dock. It’s not a very bright thing to do.

# dangerous - Monday 19 May, 2014

15-year-old in court as drivers warned about spate of carjackings
# BE CARFEUL
# BE CARFEUL

15-year-old in court as drivers warned about spate of carjackings

May 19th 2014, 9:50 AM 11,145 Views 0 Comments

A teenager will appear in court today after a taxi driver had his car hijacked in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# dangerous - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Army conducts 'painstaking' search for explosives at derelict building
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

Army conducts 'painstaking' search for explosives at derelict building

May 13th 2014, 4:04 PM 9,326 Views 9 Comments

A “volatile” War of Independence grenade has already been found at the Dublin location and it is believed there may be a number of dangerous devices there.

# dangerous - Monday 12 May, 2014

VIDEO: Man rescued from top of Sydney Opera House after climbing onto the roof
# Rescue
# Rescue

VIDEO: Man rescued from top of Sydney Opera House after climbing onto the roof

May 12th 2014, 7:29 AM 11,261 Views 22 Comments

The man who scaled the iconic building showed signs of intoxication.

# dangerous - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Gardaí to begin nationwide crackdown on drivers using mobile phones
# Put It Away
# Put It Away

Gardaí to begin nationwide crackdown on drivers using mobile phones

Apr 23rd 2014, 10:35 AM 18,413 Views 90 Comments

The national mobile phone operation will take place over the next two days, beginning tomorrow.

# dangerous - Sunday 2 March, 2014

'If Russia wants to be a G8 country it needs to act like one' says US Secretary of State
# Warning
# Warning

'If Russia wants to be a G8 country it needs to act like one' says US Secretary of State

Mar 2nd 2014, 4:19 PM 10,798 Views 62 Comments

John Kerry today raised the possibility of boycotting the G-8 summit in Russia.

# dangerous - Monday 17 February, 2014

19,000 homes still without power after last week's storm
# Lights Out
# Lights Out

19,000 homes still without power after last week's storm

Feb 17th 2014, 8:55 AM 5,606 Views 8 Comments

ESB said they are working on connecting homes by today or tomorrow, but some customers in isolated areas will not be connected until towards the end of the week.

# dangerous - Monday 10 February, 2014

One in three would still put something in mouth of person having seizure
# Epilepsy
# Epilepsy

One in three would still put something in mouth of person having seizure

Feb 10th 2014, 4:23 PM 20,699 Views 18 Comments

A new campaign to raise awareness about epilepsy is supported by Ireland’s rugby coach Joe Schmidt, whose son has the condition.

# dangerous - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

One-year-olds are most at risk of getting burns or scalds
# Thinner Skin
# Thinner Skin

One-year-olds are most at risk of getting burns or scalds

Feb 4th 2014, 9:00 PM 8,306 Views 15 Comments

Burns and scalds are the fourth leading cause of death for children in the EU.

# dangerous - Friday 31 January, 2014

"Very dangerous" early-20th century grenade found in Co Cork
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

"Very dangerous" early-20th century grenade found in Co Cork

Jan 31st 2014, 10:49 PM 13,423 Views 19 Comments

The item was made safe by the army bomb disposal squad.

# dangerous - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

A car crash caused by texting while driving caught on camera
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

A car crash caused by texting while driving caught on camera

Jan 15th 2014, 6:45 PM 41,138 Views 61 Comments

A warning video.

# dangerous - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

'Extremely dangerous' radioactive material stolen in Mexico
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

'Extremely dangerous' radioactive material stolen in Mexico

Dec 4th 2013, 10:30 AM 5,844 Views 18 Comments

The material could not be used in a conventional nuclear weapon.

# dangerous - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Poll: Should pet owners need licences for exotic animals?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should pet owners need licences for exotic animals?

Nov 24th 2013, 10:08 AM 10,292 Views 106 Comments

Dog owners do need a licence for their pet – but you can buy a snake or alligator without a licence.

# dangerous - Monday 4 November, 2013

Video: French player sees red for this clothes line
# Ouch!
From The42
# Ouch!

Video: French player sees red for this clothes line

Nov 4th 2013, 9:12 AM 3,316 Views 1 Comment

Grenoble’s Vincent Campo floored his Montpellier opponent with this dangerous stiff arm.

# dangerous - Friday 1 November, 2013

Stockpiling for Halloween bonfire causes city centre flat blaze
# Dublin Fire Brigade
# Dublin Fire Brigade

Stockpiling for Halloween bonfire causes city centre flat blaze

Nov 1st 2013, 10:15 PM 26,722 Views 60 Comments

Children lined the stairwell of the flats with more than 40 wooden pallets they collected for a bonfire.

# dangerous - Friday 18 October, 2013

Laws against sex buyers need to be introduced now, says Immigrant Council
# Anti-trafficking Day
# Anti-trafficking Day

Laws against sex buyers need to be introduced now, says Immigrant Council

Oct 18th 2013, 9:45 AM 6,859 Views 86 Comments

340 people are living in slavery in Ireland which is why action is needed now says ICI.

# dangerous - Friday 11 October, 2013

French court upholds ban on fracking
# Banned
# Banned

French court upholds ban on fracking

Oct 11th 2013, 11:36 AM 4,955 Views 38 Comments

France banned the practice in 2011 over the objections of the oil industry.

# dangerous - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Boy in hospital following 'choking game' incident
# High Risk
# High Risk

Boy in hospital following 'choking game' incident

Oct 10th 2013, 9:24 AM 25,809 Views 73 Comments

The boy was taken to hospital after he was found unconscious.

# dangerous - Monday 30 September, 2013

What's it like to face an Anthony Nash 21-yard free?
# Watch Out
From The42
# Watch Out

What's it like to face an Anthony Nash 21-yard free?

Sep 30th 2013, 4:08 PM 7,559 Views 4 Comments

Clare goalkeeper Patrick Kelly explains how they prepared to face the Cork ‘keepers power.

# dangerous - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Wingsuit flier dies in Swiss Alps after jumping from 10,000 feet
# Parachuting
# Parachuting

Wingsuit flier dies in Swiss Alps after jumping from 10,000 feet

Aug 14th 2013, 8:44 PM 17,172 Views 52 Comments

Wingsuit flying is done in a special jumpsuit, called a wingsuit, which adds surface area to the human body to enable a significant increase in lift.

# dangerous - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

The most dangerous spear tackle you'll see today
# Ouch
From The42
# Ouch

The most dangerous spear tackle you'll see today

Jul 2nd 2013, 8:21 PM 5,578 Views 17 Comments

Ma’a Nonu received a three-week ban following the incident, which fortunately did not result in a serious injury.

# dangerous - Friday 14 June, 2013

‘Personal location transmitters for fishermen should be mandatory’ says Doherty
# Lost
# Lost

‘Personal location transmitters for fishermen should be mandatory’ says Doherty

Jun 14th 2013, 7:45 AM 4,365 Views 21 Comments

Sinn Fein’s Pearse Doherty wants location devices to be worn by all fishermen who are out at sea.

# dangerous - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Trampolines and bouncy castles can be a danger to children, warn doctors
# Ouch
# Ouch

Trampolines and bouncy castles can be a danger to children, warn doctors

May 4th 2013, 7:45 AM 12,482 Views 48 Comments

In one month alone, 45 patients turned up with injuries from bouncing – most of whom were under 10 years of ago.

# dangerous - Friday 19 April, 2013

UPDATED: Massive manhunt underway for ‘dangerous’ second Boston bomber
# Boston
# Boston

UPDATED: Massive manhunt underway for ‘dangerous’ second Boston bomber

Apr 19th 2013, 9:55 PM 115,430 Views 318 Comments

‘Suspect one’ who has been identified as 26-year-old Tamerlan Tsarnaev, was shot dead by police during a shootout on Thursday night.

# dangerous - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Column: Women can't keep up with men when it comes to alcohol and they shouldn't try
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Women can't keep up with men when it comes to alcohol and they shouldn't try

Mar 20th 2013, 7:00 PM 1,257 Views 128 Comments

Women should be aware that they are more at risk from the effects of alcohol than men, writes Anne Timony Meehan.

# dangerous - Monday 14 January, 2013

VIDEO: Rally driver's car goes out of control
# Dodgy
From The42
# Dodgy

VIDEO: Rally driver's car goes out of control

Jan 14th 2013, 10:30 PM 1,833 Views 1 Comment

It’s a dangerous sport, as the following clip will concisely illustrate.

# dangerous - Sunday 6 January, 2013

VIDEO: England fly-half could miss 6 Nations opener after spear tackle
# Dangerous
From The42
# Dangerous

VIDEO: England fly-half could miss 6 Nations opener after spear tackle

Jan 6th 2013, 2:19 PM 2,553 Views 0 Comments

Toby Flood has been cited and faces a disciplinary hearing following the challenge on Worcester’s Andy Goode.

# dangerous - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

VIDEO: Insane made-up 'sport'... jumping off other people's cars
# Carkour
From The Daily Edge
# Carkour

VIDEO: Insane made-up 'sport'... jumping off other people's cars

Jan 1st 2013, 11:08 AM 2,994 Views 4 Comments

You’ve heard of parkour. This is ‘carkour’.

# dangerous - Sunday 23 December, 2012

2012 deadliest year for journalists as 88 killed worldwide
# Reporters
# Reporters

2012 deadliest year for journalists as 88 killed worldwide

Dec 23rd 2012, 1:00 PM 3,045 Views 8 Comments

Reporters Without Borders has named the deadliest countries for journalists across the world this year.

# dangerous - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

Poll: Does Ireland need a new alcohol policy?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Does Ireland need a new alcohol policy?

Oct 3rd 2012, 10:35 AM 10,489 Views 120 Comments

The new Minister of State for Health Alex White has said he will bring proposals on the policy to the Government soon.

# dangerous - Monday 6 August, 2012

Fail! Over 50 per cent of vehicles did not pass the NCT this year
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Fail! Over 50 per cent of vehicles did not pass the NCT this year

Aug 6th 2012, 6:40 PM 12,499 Views 88 Comments

More than 2,300 vehicles were deemed to be dangerous and failed the test.

# dangerous - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

One in five children exposed to dangerous content on Internet
# Kids Online
# Kids Online

One in five children exposed to dangerous content on Internet

Jul 11th 2012, 8:50 AM 5,183 Views 22 Comments

Children have unknowingly come across information which promotes anorexia and suicide techniques.

# dangerous - Monday 30 January, 2012

Watch: Kermit responds to Fox News claim that Muppets push liberal agenda
# Fur And Balanced
From The Daily Edge
# Fur And Balanced

Watch: Kermit responds to Fox News claim that Muppets push liberal agenda

Jan 30th 2012, 11:02 AM 5,455 Views 12 Comments

Kermit gave a fair and balanced answer when asked about the Fox News comments – leaving Miss Piggy to deliver the killer blow.

# dangerous - Wednesday 21 July, 2010

Ireland's dumbest criminals?
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

Ireland's dumbest criminals?

Jul 21st 2010, 9:26 AM 1,051 Views 0 Comments

Days after a devastating road crash that took eight lives a group of young men post an outrageous youtube video