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Friday 24 March 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# hit

All time
# gibraltar
Investigation opened after UK nuclear submarine hits merchant vessel
There was no damage to the nuclear plant, said the defence ministry.
# Controversy
'It was definitely high' - McFadden escapes card for hit against Edinburgh
The Leinster wing hammered into Damien Hoyland at the RDS.
# psy
The guy behind Gangam Style says the "pressure and stress was too huge"
It’s still the most-watched video of all time on YouTube.
# d
Ireland looking for more explosive defensive plays like Trimble's
Defence coach Les Kiss was concerned with elements of the performance in Cardiff last time out.
# Smash City
Andrew Trimble's absolutely massive hit sets up Ireland try for Keith Earls
The Ulster wing had a superb performance before he went off injured.
# moveable poo
Japan might put toilets in lifts in case people get stuck during earthquakes
Definitely qualifies as an emergency.
# the pain
This presenter got brutally hit in the face with a baseball on live TV
Don’t worry, she was GRAND.
# sorry ma
Baltimore teen hit by his mother on camera is sorry for rioting
“I’m just gonna try and do better.”
# tensions
Two rockets fired from Syria hit Israel, says army - so they're returning fire
Israel responded with artillery fire.
# County Down
Man in critical condition after being hit by car
It happened in the early hours of this morning.
# Collision
Man dies after falling out of a moving car in Limerick
The car in which he fell did not remain at the scene.
# fly ball
This guy's commentary of a kid getting hit by a baseball deserves an award
‘Aaaaaaaaaaaagh God…it just hurts so bad…’
# Road Accident
Male pedestrian hit by van on the N4
The man was taken to St James’s Hospital.
# scraps
Get in the mood for tonight’s International Rules test with some of the game’s biggest hits
Some of these are beyond a joke.
# Ouch
VIDEO: When good car parks go bad
Look what happened when an unsuspecting driver left their car in a seemingly harmless car park.
# Luas
Woman in a serious condition after being struck by Luas tram
The woman was hit by the tram on the Red Line at the Blackhorse stop.
# Who's Feline Lucky
Cat hit at 100km per hour survives 35km journey wedged under bonnet
Bekkum the cat became wedged in the grille in the front of the car and was only discovered 35 km further up the road.
# caffeine addict
Looking for your daily caffeine hit? Now you can just inhale it...
A Harvard scientist has created a new product that lets you breathe in your daily dose of caffeine.