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# killed - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Man killed in road collision in Longford

Two other people involved in the three vehicle collision are in serious condition in Mullingar Hospital.

# killed - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Iran earthquake kills five, destroys villages in rural area

The quake registered 5.5 on the moment magnitude scale and hit at around 5pm GMT.

# killed - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Fifteen killed in Syria car bombing

Straight after the attack, hundreds of people began to protest against President Bashar al-Assad, according to activists, as some blamed the regime for the attack.

# killed - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Around 30 people killed in Congo plane crash

The plane skidded off the runway and crashed into houses and a bar in the Congolese capital before crashing into a ravine.

# killed - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Car bombs rip through Damascus killing 34

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for today’s suicide bombings.

# killed - Friday 23 November, 2012

Syria state TV journalist shot dead: official media

The official state news agency said that the man was the latest in a string of employees of pro-government media to be killed.

# killed - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Halloween party stampede kills three in Madrid

The huge crowd scrambled towards the exit doors in a panic apparently sparked by someone throwing a flare.

# killed - Monday 22 October, 2012

Wisconsin man opens fire at salon, killing three

Radcliffe Franklin Haughton’s wife worked at the salon. Four people were injured during the rampage.

# killed - Friday 19 October, 2012

From The42 South Africa assistant coach killed in crash RIP

South Africa assistant coach killed in crash

South African President Jacob Zuma has paid tribute to Thomas Madigage, following his tragic death.

# killed - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

Big Foot hoax attempt ends with man's death US This post contains videos

Big Foot hoax attempt ends with man's death

Authorities in Montana say that the man was wearing camouflage clothing and standing on a highway when he was struck by two vehicles.

# killed - Saturday 25 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Saturday Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix: Saturday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# killed - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Serial killer shot dead in China

Thousands of police and military personnel had taken part in a manhunt after Zhou Kehua killed a woman last week. He is believed to have killed nine people in total.

# killed - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Last month was Iraq's deadliest since August 2010

New official figures show that 325 people were killed and another 697 wounded across Iraq in July.

# killed - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Teenager due in court over Waterford city death

The body of Martin Brophy, 22, was discovered on 21 May.

# killed - Saturday 30 June, 2012

Five killed as severe storms strike eastern US

Thousands have been left without electricity and air conditioning as US weather forecasters warn of soaring temperatures in mid-Atlantic states.

# killed - Thursday 31 May, 2012

German engineer kidnapped in Nigeria killed

Reports of the killing say it’s unclear if the hostage was killed before or during a failed rescue attempt.

# killed - Friday 30 December, 2011

MSF "deeply shocked" by staff killings

The staff members were killed in Mogadishu yesterday. MSF has said today that some staff members are to be relocated from the compound there for security reasons.

# killed - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Woman due before court over Cherry Orchard killing

The 49-year-old will be in court this evening in relation to the murder of David Darcy, who was shot dead in a van late last month.

# killed - Thursday 15 December, 2011

10-year-old boy Swedish boy confesses to strangling young child

The younger boy, 4, was found dead in bushes hours after running away from a playground fight in mid-October.

# killed - Friday 8 July, 2011

Gunman shoots seven, including daughter, before taking his own life Tragic This post contains videos

Gunman shoots seven, including daughter, before taking his own life

The shooting took place in the town of Grand Rapids, Michigan. Rodrick Shonte Dantzler killed five adults and two children, and took three more people hostage.

# killed - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

Body of missing journalist Saleem Shahzad found near Islamabad

Shahzad had complained to Human Rights Watch of receiving threats from Pakistan’s intelligence agency, ISI.