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# King

All time
# King
Lomachenko climbs off canvas to become three-weight world champ with stunning stoppage
Pugilistic wizard Lomachenko was dropped in the sixth round of a sizzling encounter at MSG.
# Quiz
Which Cheese & Onion Crisp Are You?
Would you rather be Tayto or King? Or neither?
# Thailand
Man beaten by mob for insulting Thai monarchy
Videos showing mob justice in Thailand come after the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej last week.
# ko samui
Woman forced to kneel before portrait of Thai king after 'posting disrespectful comments online'
Authorities are also urging calm as social media is full of criticism of people who aren’t wearing black and white clothing to mourn.
# King
LeBron puts up 33 points for the Cavs and will head to the NBA Finals for the sixth consecutive time
Cleveland got the better of the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference decider.
# king of bhutan
A website has compiled a list of the hottest world leaders ... Enda doesn’t fare too well
Mid table, though…
# Addiction
How Candy Crush Saga is going to be the new Solitaire on your computer
The game will be included with every version of Windows 10 when it’s released this summer.
'King of the Blues' BB King has died, aged 89
One of the star’s best known songs – his U2 duet ‘Love Comes to Town’ – reached number 1 in the Irish Singles Chart in 1989.
'King of the Blues' BB King has died, aged 89
One of the star’s best known songs – his U2 duet ‘Love Comes to Town’ – reached number 1 in the Irish Singles Chart in 1989.
# Kingdom on Tour
A lad in a Kerry jersey turned up in one of the most random places last night
There were some outrageous costumes at the Met Ball in New York. And then there was a green and gold O’Neill’s shirt.
# whopper
Burger King is paying for the wedding of a couple named Burger-King
It was the sound thing to do, really.
# Treatment
Ashya King to be flown to Prague for cancer treatment by Monday
Ashya’s parents want him to undergo an alternative treatment called ‘proton beam therapy’ in the Czech capital.
# ashya king
Parents of missing boy to appear before Spanish judge tomorrow
Ashya King was taken from hospital by his parents without doctors’ consent.
# Monarchy
"Long live the king!": Spain says hello to its new head of state
The king promised an “honest and transparent” monarchy after scandals that dogged his father Juan Carlos in a Spain recovering from recession.
# down with the king
"No more kings!" - Huge crowds gather to protest against the monarchy in Spain
The protesters are calling for a vote on the future of the monarchy after the abdication of King Juan Carlos.
# Money Money Money
Candy Crush Saga makers plan to go public in €364 million IPO
King Digital Entertainment generated revenue of €1.36 billion in 2013, the majority coming from its flagship title, Candy Crush Saga.
# taste test
Anchorman cast take the ultimate Irish taste test: Tayto versus King
What do they prefer? WE MUST KNOW.
# Thailand
Thai anti-government protesters sweep streets ahead of king's birthday
Both protesters and security forces are observing a temporary truce to mark the birthday of the country’s revered king.
# fresh seal
Here's the proper way to open a packet of crisps in the pub
Sharing is caring.
# from here to paternity
Former king of Belgium (79) faces paternity court case
A 45-year-old artist has long sought recognition as the daughter of the former king – and how she’s taking legal action.
# Getting To Know You
Pat Kenny answers the big question: King or Tayto?
# Belgium
New king takes throne in Belgium after father abdicates
King Albert II relinquished the throne paving the way for his eldest son to become the country’s seventh monarch.
# crunching the numbers
A definitive ranking of Irish crisps, from worst to best
What’s the best crisp in Ireland? We have a final answer.
# dem bones dem bones
Skeleton found under car park is King Richard III, say archaeologists
The announcement by researchers at the University of Leicester was met with loud cheers at a press conference this morning.
# crisp wars
Taste-off: Are King crisps or Tayto crisps better?
FINALLY, a definitive answer.
# royal correspondence
Britain blocks publication of Prince Charles letters
The attorney general blocked the letters saying it could be difficult for Charles to fulfil his duties as king if they are released.
# dem bones dem bones
Bones found at English car park may belong to medieval king
Remember Richard III? From the Shakespeare play? Archaeologists think they’ve found his skeleton…
# Work Can Wait
The (emergency) burning question*: King or Tayto crisps?
Let distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)
# Egypt
Saudi Arabia closes embassy in Egypt following protests
The embassy in Cairo has been closed sue to protests over a detained Egyptian human rights lawyer.
# Commonwealth
"Outdated" succession law set to be changed
A change in succession laws in Commonwealth countries means male heirs no longer can take the throne ahead of their older sisters.
# Turf War
Living statues in bloody street fight over prime busking spot
Gold-painted street performer ‘The Invisible King’ jailed after battering rival ‘Silver Wizard’ as tourists looked on.
# Pharaoh
Huge statue of Egyptian pharaoh unearthed in Luxor
42-foot-tall statue originally discovered in 1928 has finally been unearthed – and archaeologists expect to find a second one nearby.
# alternative census
Alternative census aims to find out what really matters to Irish people
Tea or coffee, bath or shower and have you ever bitten someone? Just some of the questions in the alternative census.