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# dead - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

'A tragic accident': Dog dies in United Airlines overhead bin

The black French bulldog was in a pet carrier during the flight from Houston to New York on Monday.

# dead - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Body of young man found in Dublin house this afternoon

Gardaí are investigating all of the circumstances and say that enquiries are ongoing.

# dead - Friday 6 October, 2017

Japanese reporter died after working 159 hours of overtime in a month

A government inquest a year after her death ruled that it was linked to excessive overtime.

# dead - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

'We were walking towards the hotel when I heard this pop, pop, pop sound': Irish honeymoon couple caught up in Las Vegas attack

The attack left at least 50 people dead, with over 400 transported to hospitals with injuries.

# dead - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

German court denies parents access to dead teen's Facebook account

The parents want to know if their child died by suicide.

# dead - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Local media reports Irish woman stabbed to death in Morocco

The circumstances of the death are not yet clear.

# dead - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

From The42 Former Patriots star Aaron Hernandez kills himself in prison Dead

Former Patriots star Aaron Hernandez kills himself in prison

The tight end was serving a life sentence for first-degree murder.

# dead - Monday 27 March, 2017

Female cyclist dies after being knocked off her bike by a lorry in Dublin 6 this afternoon

She was pronounced dead at Tallaght Hospital this afternoon.

# dead - Friday 24 March, 2017

Around 250 feared dead in new migrant boat sinkings

The bodies recovered were African men with estimated ages of between 16 and 25.

# dead - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Man charged over murder of one-year-old boy and attempted murder of girl in London

The one-year-old girl is in a critical condition in hospital.

# dead - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Post-mortem carried out on body of 90-year-old man found in Co Waterford

Gardaí are investigating “all the circumstances” surrounding the man’s death.

# dead - Monday 16 January, 2017

37 dead after Turkish cargo plane hits village in Kyrgyzstan

It’s reported that most of those killed were villagers on the ground.

# dead - Thursday 24 November, 2016

'ISIS claims responsibility' for suicide bomb blast which killed at least 70 people

The explosion seemingly targeted Iranian pilgrims who were returning from a pilgrimage.

# dead - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Frank Sinatra Jr dies suddenly on tour aged 72 RIP

Frank Sinatra Jr dies suddenly on tour aged 72

Son of one of the biggest stars of the 20th century, the crooner sang professionally over six decades.

# dead - Friday 19 February, 2016

Man killed after two trucks crashed with car in Mayo

The male driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene.

# dead - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Baby declared dead woke up moments before cremation after night in morgue

Before the baby was sent to the morgue, his father had wrapped him in two layers of clothing and a thick bag which may have saved his life.

# dead - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Deaths in 2015: Saying goodbye to those we loved and lost this year RIP

Deaths in 2015: Saying goodbye to those we loved and lost this year

It was the year we bid our final farewells to…

# dead - Friday 18 December, 2015

Woman bathed and cared for husband's decomposing body, refusing to believe he was dead

The body was found in a Wellington home after neighbours complained about the smell.

# dead - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Police officer shoots family dog dead when it runs to greet him

The family are asking for an apology from the officer involved.

# dead - Monday 12 October, 2015

Priest killed in Kerry house fire RIP

Priest killed in Kerry house fire

Gearoid O’Donnachada was a retired lecturer and local historian.

# dead - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Tipperary beautician, Jim Carrey's ex-girlfriend, found dead

Cathriona White was found dead by police last night.

# dead - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

The hunt for the Bangkok bomber - what we know so far

The man, who “didn’t act alone”, “might be foreign or Thai” according to police.

# dead - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Thai police release photos of Bangkok bombing suspect

Earlier today there was a second explosion in the capital. No injuries have been reported.

# dead - Monday 17 August, 2015

Police investigate online community encouraging 'selfies with the dead'

Cash rewards were offered for some.

# dead - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Tianjin: Explosion death toll rises to 50 as devastation is revealed Tianjin This post contains videos

Tianjin: Explosion death toll rises to 50 as devastation is revealed

The explosion unleashed a fireball that ripped through the night sky shattering glass up to three kilometres from the blast site.

# dead - Thursday 30 July, 2015

The Apprentice star found dead aged 27 RIP

The Apprentice star found dead aged 27

Stuart Baggs made his name on the BBC show.

# dead - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Elderly woman (92) wakes up in funeral home after being declared dead

Her doctor has been charged with negligent bodily harm.

# dead - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

The body of a baby boy has been found in a river in Wales

The body was recovered from the River Taff, near Cardiff, yesterday evening.

# dead - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

# dead - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Irish students killed in balcony collapse named by US authorities

A press conference was held by the Office of the Coroner in Oakland.

# dead - Friday 12 June, 2015

Teacher accidentally shoots dead 12-year-old student while cleaning his gun

Teachers in northwest Pakistan were given permission to carry firearms in the classroom after Taliban militants massacred 132 students at a school in December.

# dead - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Snakes, tarantulas and venomous scorpions found in Cork house

Many of the animals were dead and the others were badly neglected and being kept in appalling conditions.

# dead - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Two survivors arrested as 800 die in migrant ship disaster

The two arrested are suspected to be traffickers.

# dead - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Irishman hospitalised after he's found near his wife's dead body in Switzerland

The woman died violently and was lying in blood.

# dead - Friday 23 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge The internet can't even handle the possibility of a Lady Gaga/Adele duet Can't Cope

The internet can't even handle the possibility of a Lady Gaga/Adele duet

A selfie has prompted rumours that the two are collaborating on a duet.

# dead - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Man found dead in Co Louth house

Gardaí are investigating.

# dead - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Ireland to fund ambulances and burials for Sierra Leone's 7,000+ Ebola victims

The Government is set to give an additional €778,000 towards combating the Ebola outbreak.

# dead - Sunday 21 December, 2014

New York reeling after policemen shot dead in their car before gunman shoots himself

The man posted online that he was planning to kill two police officers in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner.

# dead - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Post mortems due on man and woman found dead in west Clare

It is believed two young children were in the house where the man was found.

# dead - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Rescuers dig through mud after Indonesian landslide kills 8 people

100 people are still unaccounted for following the landslide.

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