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# fighting - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Conor McGregor says he is retiring from fighting (again)
# The Notorious
From The42
# The Notorious

Conor McGregor says he is retiring from fighting (again)

Jun 7th 2020, 8:14 AM 12,644 Views 42 Comments

The 31-year-old Dublin man has previously made the same claim.

# fighting - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

US freezes assets of Venezuelan leader Maduro in wake of deadly response to disputed election
# Sanctions
# Sanctions

US freezes assets of Venezuelan leader Maduro in wake of deadly response to disputed election

Aug 1st 2017, 7:24 AM 10,520 Views 25 Comments

At least 10 people died amid violent protests disputing Sunday’s election in the South American country.

# fighting - Thursday 6 July, 2017

20,000 civilians in 'extreme danger' as Isis fighters cling on in Mosul
# Digging In
# Digging In

20,000 civilians in 'extreme danger' as Isis fighters cling on in Mosul

Jul 6th 2017, 3:25 PM 6,202 Views 21 Comments

In neighbouring Syria, US-backed forces are facing fierce resistance from IS.

# fighting - Saturday 11 March, 2017

Shauntelle Tynan starts chemotherapy in US after raising €600k for treatment
# Fighting
# Fighting

Shauntelle Tynan starts chemotherapy in US after raising €600k for treatment

Mar 11th 2017, 12:55 PM 19,015 Views 14 Comments

The teenager is currently undergoing treatment in Texas.

# fighting - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Dana White thinks Ronda Rousey is 'probably done'
# PREDICTION
From The42
# PREDICTION

Dana White thinks Ronda Rousey is 'probably done'

Jan 31st 2017, 6:57 PM 9,817 Views 8 Comments

The former women’s bantamweight champion likely won’t be returning to the UFC octagon.

# fighting - Friday 30 December, 2016

Pockets of fighting erupt after a calm start to Syria's new ceasefire
# Shelling
# Shelling

Pockets of fighting erupt after a calm start to Syria's new ceasefire

Dec 30th 2016, 12:06 PM 5,261 Views 21 Comments

Rebels involving in fighting this morning are not covered by the ceasefire.

# fighting - Monday 5 December, 2016

Irish striker Doyle and team-mate Beckford to refund fans after fighting with each other
# Handbags
From The42
# Handbags

Irish striker Doyle and team-mate Beckford to refund fans after fighting with each other

Dec 5th 2016, 5:07 PM 14,461 Views 9 Comments

The Preston North End strikers were both red carded in Saturday’s Championship defeat to Sheffield Wednesday.

# fighting - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Don't sleep on it: Going to bed angry makes it worse
# Clear The Air
# Clear The Air

Don't sleep on it: Going to bed angry makes it worse

Dec 4th 2016, 8:30 PM 18,348 Views 10 Comments

Memories of negative or traumatic events often last longer than those of positive or neutral experiences, and sleep doesn’t help.

# fighting - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Civilians celebrate in the streets as Islamic State is pushed out of Syrian city
# Manbij
# Manbij

Civilians celebrate in the streets as Islamic State is pushed out of Syrian city

Aug 13th 2016, 5:11 PM 25,019 Views 115 Comments

Some men were seen clipping their beards with scissors while women were able to uncover their faces.

# fighting - Monday 13 June, 2016

'Well trained' Russian hooligans behind fighting with English fans
# Arrests
# Arrests

'Well trained' Russian hooligans behind fighting with English fans

Jun 13th 2016, 3:13 PM 27,665 Views 65 Comments

10 people – six Britons, three French and an Austrian – face an immediate trial.

# fighting - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Fighting breaks out in the stands prior to kick-off in the Europa League final
# Bad Behaviour
From The42
# Bad Behaviour

Fighting breaks out in the stands prior to kick-off in the Europa League final

May 18th 2016, 7:53 PM 14,813 Views 58 Comments

A small section of Liverpool and Sevilla fans clashed at St Jakob Park before the match began.

# fighting - Sunday 21 February, 2016

This disagreeable personality trait displayed by Bill Gates as a kid may predict success in adulthood
# So There You Go
# So There You Go

This disagreeable personality trait displayed by Bill Gates as a kid may predict success in adulthood

Feb 21st 2016, 7:30 AM 37,901 Views 22 Comments

Maybe kids talking back isn’t such a bad thing.

# fighting - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Take a break and watch this amazing stuntman recreate moves from Tekken
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Take a break and watch this amazing stuntman recreate moves from Tekken

Nov 17th 2015, 10:58 AM 7,532 Views 13 Comments

Hopping phoenix, clean sweep, deadly current – you name the move and this guy can pull it off.

# fighting - Friday 16 October, 2015

Joseph's Tomb torched as Palestinians call for 'a Friday of revolution'
# Tensions
# Tensions

Joseph's Tomb torched as Palestinians call for 'a Friday of revolution'

Oct 16th 2015, 4:31 PM 21,000 Views 224 Comments

Israeli security forces have deployed massively in Jerusalem after two weeks of Palestinian attacks in the city and across Israel.

# fighting - Monday 17 August, 2015

Four people were gored to death by bulls over the weekend
# Spain
# Spain

Four people were gored to death by bulls over the weekend

Aug 17th 2015, 2:09 PM 21,269 Views 58 Comments

In total seven people have been killed by the animals since the start of July.

# fighting - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Turkey is taking the fight to the Islamic State
# Airstrikes
# Airstrikes

Turkey is taking the fight to the Islamic State

Jul 25th 2015, 11:32 AM 17,202 Views 49 Comments

As well as bombing Kurdish militants.

# fighting - Monday 6 July, 2015

What was this Co Kildare man doing stripping naked and taking part in a 'river of blood'?
# Pamplona
# Pamplona

What was this Co Kildare man doing stripping naked and taking part in a 'river of blood'?

Jul 6th 2015, 6:00 AM 28,303 Views 23 Comments

Dara Fitzgerald told TheJournal.ie about the protest against the Pamplona ‘Running of the Bulls’ event.

# fighting - Monday 25 May, 2015

Trócaire workers evacuated after fighting breaks out in South Sudan
# War
# War

Trócaire workers evacuated after fighting breaks out in South Sudan

May 25th 2015, 12:40 PM 10,570 Views 8 Comments

The country has been fighting since 2013.

# fighting - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Ukraine ceasefire began at midnight - but two civilians have already been killed
# Conflict Zone
# Conflict Zone

Ukraine ceasefire began at midnight - but two civilians have already been killed

Feb 15th 2015, 11:30 AM 8,360 Views 167 Comments

An elderly man and woman were killed in Popasna.

# fighting - Saturday 7 February, 2015

'If these talks fail, we know what will happen - war'
# Peace Talks
# Peace Talks

'If these talks fail, we know what will happen - war'

Feb 7th 2015, 12:49 PM 17,733 Views 140 Comments

Talks are under way to find a solution to the fighting in Ukraine.

# fighting - Monday 19 January, 2015

'Terror threat to Ireland is low, but it's important to remain on alert'
# Belgium
# Belgium

'Terror threat to Ireland is low, but it's important to remain on alert'

Jan 19th 2015, 12:00 PM 9,517 Views 29 Comments

Europe is on a high terror alert as a mastermind of a jihadist cell in Belgium remains at large.

# fighting - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

'A number of young Irish people have left Ireland to fight alongside ISIS'
# Integration
# Integration

'A number of young Irish people have left Ireland to fight alongside ISIS'

Jan 14th 2015, 10:00 AM 40,674 Views 233 Comments

Irish MEP Brian Hayes says more needs to be done to make sure these people feel part and parcel of Ireland.

Poll: Should UFC fights be banned from Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should UFC fights be banned from Ireland?

Jan 14th 2015, 9:31 AM 28,229 Views 165 Comments

One Senator has asked for the title fight not to be held in Dublin.

# fighting - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Explainer: What's the new deal between the US and Cuba?
# Cigar Diplomacy
# Cigar Diplomacy

Explainer: What's the new deal between the US and Cuba?

Dec 18th 2014, 11:32 AM 8,222 Views 47 Comments

Wondering what’s going on between the US and Cuba? Find out here…

# fighting - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Irish D-Day veteran awarded France's highest military honour
# Ww2
# Ww2

Irish D-Day veteran awarded France's highest military honour

Dec 9th 2014, 9:27 AM 6,840 Views 15 Comments

Patrick Gillen, aged 89, dedicated his medal to all of his comrades that did not survive the Second World War.

# fighting - Monday 6 October, 2014

'If famine comes to South Sudan it will come through the barrel of a gun'
# Hunger
# Hunger

'If famine comes to South Sudan it will come through the barrel of a gun'

Oct 6th 2014, 10:35 AM 4,191 Views 7 Comments

Irish aid agencies are warning that the conflict could cause a famine by early next year.

# fighting - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Australia sending 600 troops to join US against Islamic State - but not for combat
# This Is War
# This Is War

Australia sending 600 troops to join US against Islamic State - but not for combat

Sep 14th 2014, 12:49 PM 8,180 Views 71 Comments

400 air personnel and about 200 military personnel followed a formal request from Washington for Australia to contribute to the international coalition.

# fighting - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Ukraine tensions rise as Russian aid waits at border
# Tensions
# Tensions

Ukraine tensions rise as Russian aid waits at border

Aug 16th 2014, 1:53 PM 7,110 Views 114 Comments

Ukraine claims it destroyed a Russian military convoy.

# fighting - 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.

Explainer: What is happening in Gaza?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: What is happening in Gaza?

Jul 29th 2014, 7:45 AM 155,401 Views 222 Comments

Lost in the media coverage of the ongoing conflict? Let us fill you in.

# fighting - Sunday 27 July, 2014

10 players ejected after bench-clearing minor league baseball brawl
# Basebrawl
From The42
# Basebrawl

10 players ejected after bench-clearing minor league baseball brawl

Jul 27th 2014, 4:57 PM 5,396 Views 3 Comments

The Reno Aces and Albuquerque Isotopes fell out in spectacular fashion last night.

# fighting - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Israel extends temporary ceasefire to 9pm tonight as Gaza death toll passes 1,000
# Truce
# Truce

Israel extends temporary ceasefire to 9pm tonight as Gaza death toll passes 1,000

Jul 26th 2014, 5:14 PM 16,902 Views 228 Comments

Today’s ceasefire allowed Palestinian’s to return to what was left of their homes to try to salvage belongings.

# fighting - Friday 25 July, 2014

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli forces in West Bank protests
# West Bank
# West Bank

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli forces in West Bank protests

Jul 25th 2014, 7:19 AM 7,943 Views 157 Comments

At least 150 people were wounded in the clashes.

# fighting - Thursday 24 July, 2014

It seems most Irish couples DON'T bicker over household chores
# Hmmmmmm
# Hmmmmmm

It seems most Irish couples DON'T bicker over household chores

Jul 24th 2014, 3:00 PM 14,194 Views 42 Comments

A new study shows that Irish couples are less likely to engage in disputes than their European counterparts.

# fighting - Monday 21 July, 2014

UN Security Council calls for "immediate truce" in Gaza
# Gaza
# Gaza

UN Security Council calls for "immediate truce" in Gaza

Jul 21st 2014, 7:11 AM 4,664 Views 34 Comments

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon called on Israel to show “maximum restraint”.

# fighting - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Gaza death toll passes 300 as UN chief heads to region
# Fighting
# Fighting

Gaza death toll passes 300 as UN chief heads to region

Jul 19th 2014, 7:25 AM 5,996 Views 63 Comments

Eleven people were killed by fresh air strikes today.

ISPCA warns that casual dog fighting is on the rise
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

ISPCA warns that casual dog fighting is on the rise

Jul 19th 2014, 7:00 AM 6,791 Views 24 Comments

The activity is called “rolling” and is often linked to gangs.

# fighting - Friday 18 July, 2014

19, including Israeli soldier, killed in Gaza overnight
# Fighting
# Fighting

19, including Israeli soldier, killed in Gaza overnight

Jul 18th 2014, 7:14 AM 7,401 Views 265 Comments

The Israeli soldier is the second Israeli to die in the fighting, while 260 Palestinians have been killed.

# fighting - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Israel launches ground operation in Gaza
# Fighting
# Fighting

Israel launches ground operation in Gaza

Jul 17th 2014, 10:58 PM 19,182 Views 360 Comments

The ground offensive was announced by the Israeli Prime Minister this evening.

Dog found battered and bloodied "may have been in a dog fight"
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Dog found battered and bloodied "may have been in a dog fight"

Jul 17th 2014, 2:35 PM 17,862 Views 57 Comments

The dog, who is named Garth, is now recovering at an ISPCA facility.

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