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# dead - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Alan Kelly will hold an emergency summit after homeless man found dead near Leinster House

The body of a man who had been sleeping rough was discovered in a doorway on Molesworth Street yesterday morning.

# dead - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Glasnevin Trust is helping with the burial of Ebola victims in Sierre Leone

Proper burials of the dead is preserving the dignity of the deceased.

# dead - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Elderly woman wakes up in a morgue... gets home and asks for a hot cup of tea

The 91-year-old had been declared dead 11 hours earlier.

# dead - Monday 10 November, 2014

'A pioneering political broadcaster': Former RTÉ broadcaster Brian Farrell has died RIP

# dead - Saturday 25 October, 2014

Man killed in housing estate shooting, two men and woman arrested

Police are appealing for witnesses.

Two-year-old girl dies of Ebola in Mali's first case

The girl had recently returned to Mali from neighbouring Guinea.

# dead - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Man guilty of 'most heinous crime for a generation' to be freed in UK

Roberts was jailed for life with a 30-year minimum after killing three policemen nearly 50 years ago.

Sergeant-at-Arms who shot Canadian gunman gets standing ovation

Kevin Vickers was given a hero’s welcome in the Canadian Parliament today.

# dead - Friday 17 October, 2014

Teenager killed and nun injured in tragic police chase

Two males who were also in the Jaguar and the driver of the VW Polo remain in hospital.

Collapse of ventilation grate at South Korean pop concert leaves 16 dead

It’s believed the concert goers standing on the grate fell 65 feet.

# dead - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Taylor Swift's new song provokes hysterical "I'M DEAD" reaction from fans RIP ME

# dead - Saturday 11 October, 2014

This 58 foot long whale covered in bite marks has washed up in New York

The large mammal washed up about 77 miles from New York City.

# dead - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Handguns are now the choice of gangland criminals - so more people are dying

A new study published in the Irish Medical Journal has also found that handguns have lead to a substantial increase in the mortality rate from firearm injuries.

# dead - Thursday 4 September, 2014

US comic Joan Rivers has died

The comedian passed away peacefully surrounded by her friends and family.

# dead - Friday 29 August, 2014

Cut up your six pack rings warns IWDG after dolphin death in Cork

A piece of plastic debris wrapped around its beak preventing it from feeding.

# dead - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Israeli shell hits UN school in Gaza killing 15 people, including UN staff

UN chief Ban Ki-Moon called for the killing to stop now.

# dead - Friday 18 July, 2014

UN Security Council holds minute silence for victims of flight MH17

It stressed the need for “immediate access” by investigators to the crash site.

# dead - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Malaysia migrant boat tragedy leaves nine dead, 27 still missing

It is believed the boat was carrying illegal migrants and was overloaded.

# dead - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Three dead as supporters celebrate Assad election win

At least three people are dead and others were wounded as a result of celebratory gunfire, as it was announced Assad won with a sweeping 88.7 per cent.

# dead - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Man in his 70s dies in car crash at Liffey Valley Shopping Centre

The single vehicle collision occurred yesterday afternoon when the man’s vehicle struck a service gate.

# dead - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Street market explosion kills 31 people in China

The local government said, the bloodiest in a series of violent incidents blamed on radical separatist Muslims.

# dead - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Over 200 dead in Turkey mine blast with hundreds more trapped underground

787 people were inside the coal mine in Soma, some 250 kilometers south of Istanbul, at the time of the accident.

# dead - Friday 2 May, 2014

More than 30 killed in 'criminal' fire in Ukraine

It was reported earlier that 38 people were killed, it’s now been revised down to 31.

# dead - Saturday 26 April, 2014

All 15 crew members of South Korean ferry in custody

All are accused of negligence and of failing to help passengers in need as the ferry Sewol sank on 16 April.

# dead - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Criminal investigation to be carried out after 1,000 fish found dead in Tyrone river

It’s believed the pollution came from an agricultural source.

# dead - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Defendant shot mid-trial after attempting to attack witness with pen

Siale Angilau was facing charges of racketeering.

# dead - Saturday 19 April, 2014

The Waco siege ended on this day 21 years ago, leaving 79 dead

The Branch Davidians was a sect that separated from the Seventh-day Adventist Church in 1955 and were led by David Koresh .

# dead - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Fort Hood mass shooting: gunman among four dead; 16 wounded

The incident occurred last night on the Texas army base.

# dead - Friday 21 March, 2014

Search for missing fisherman stood down for the evening

One of the men rescued from the water yesterday has died.

# dead - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Driver arrested after passenger killed in Tipperary crash

Gardaí arrested the young man this morning.

# dead - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Man charged in connection with death of Jason Saunders

Saunders was found outside the Cabra House Pub on Fassaugh Avenue on 18 March.

# dead - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Attackers kill 27 people in a mass stabbing at train station in China

The incident ‘was an organised, premeditated violent terrorist attack’ the official news agency Xinhua said

# dead - Monday 13 January, 2014

One dead as Australian blaze razes around 50 homes

The fire follows from other devastating fires last year.

# dead - Sunday 12 January, 2014

Man arrested in relation to the death of man in Castleknock overnight

The body of the man remains at the scene that has been sealed off.

# dead - Monday 30 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Good samaritan dog refuses to leave friend's side after he was hit by a car Dog's Best Friend

Good samaritan dog refuses to leave friend's side after he was hit by a car

Careful now, this one will hit you right in your heart.

# dead - Friday 29 November, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Today everyone’s been talking about the Phoenix Park murder investigation, the €8.5 million HSE settlement and the mounting pressure on the CRC board members to resign.

# dead - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Up to 50 workers trapped in South African building collapse

At least one person has been killed after the roof of an under-construction mall collapsed near Durban

# dead - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Boeing plane crashes in Russia, 50 believed dead

Reports said the plane appeared to lose altitude as it was making a second landing attempt.

# dead - Saturday 2 November, 2013

Two French journalists have been killed in Mali

The journalists had recently interviewed a rebel leader in the country.

# dead - Thursday 17 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Rare sabre-toothed whale found dead on California beach Venice Beach

Rare sabre-toothed whale found dead on California beach

The mammal is rarely seen in the wild.