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# nra - Friday 26 April, 2019

Man throws phone at Trump during gun rally
# NRA
# NRA

Man throws phone at Trump during gun rally

Apr 26th 2019, 9:45 PM 48,904 Views 51 Comments

In his speech, Trump told the NRA he is withdrawing the US from the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty.

# nra - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Florida brings in new law to restrict gun access, NRA immediately launches legal bid to block it
# Right To Bear Arms
# Right To Bear Arms

Florida brings in new law to restrict gun access, NRA immediately launches legal bid to block it

Mar 10th 2018, 5:12 PM 16,458 Views 0 Comments

The NRA said the measure “punishes law-abiding gun owners for the criminal acts of a deranged individual”.

# nra - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Companies distance themselves from the NRA after latest school shooting
# Backlash
# Backlash

Companies distance themselves from the NRA after latest school shooting

Feb 24th 2018, 2:46 PM 23,524 Views 91 Comments

The moves came as petitions circulated online targeting companies offering discounts to NRA members.

# nra - Thursday 22 February, 2018

NRA chief criticises 'politicisation' of Florida school shooting
# NRA
# NRA

NRA chief criticises 'politicisation' of Florida school shooting

Feb 22nd 2018, 9:54 PM 16,775 Views 89 Comments

He also doubled down on the NRA’s longstanding position that armed Americans were the first line of defence in confronting deadly attacks.

Amy Poehler told the NRA to 'f*ck off' after they used her face in a tweet
# Amy Poehler
From The Daily Edge
# Amy Poehler

Amy Poehler told the NRA to 'f*ck off' after they used her face in a tweet

Feb 22nd 2018, 1:14 PM 11,578 Views 2 Comments

She wasn’t having it.

Here is what Trump's notes for meeting with shooting survivors said
# I Hear You
# I Hear You

Here is what Trump's notes for meeting with shooting survivors said

Feb 22nd 2018, 8:34 AM 44,678 Views 107 Comments

Students have called on the US President to tighten gun controls.

# nra - Monday 19 February, 2018

White House: Donald Trump supports move to strengthen gun background checks
# Safety Checks
# Safety Checks

White House: Donald Trump supports move to strengthen gun background checks

Feb 19th 2018, 4:01 PM 13,559 Views 75 Comments

Trump has come under intensifying pressure to act after 17 people were killed last week.

# nra - Sunday 18 February, 2018

WATCH: Survivor 'calls BS' on Trump's response to mass shooting at Florida school
# Gun Control
# Gun Control

WATCH: Survivor 'calls BS' on Trump's response to mass shooting at Florida school

Feb 18th 2018, 12:25 PM 33,298 Views 88 Comments

The US President has criticised the FBI for failing to heed signs which could have prevented the shooting.

# nra - Friday 6 October, 2017

In the wake of Vegas the NRA is backing a call for a curb on assault weapons
# Well I Never
# Well I Never

In the wake of Vegas the NRA is backing a call for a curb on assault weapons

Oct 6th 2017, 8:31 AM 20,158 Views 122 Comments

The powerful gun lobby organisation has made what is, for it, something of a seismic step-down.

# nra - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Trump wants to talk about banning gun sales to people on the 'no fly list'
# Terror Watch List
# Terror Watch List

Trump wants to talk about banning gun sales to people on the 'no fly list'

Jun 16th 2016, 7:47 AM 10,795 Views 63 Comments

His announcement appears to place him in opposition to members of his own party.

# nra - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Eagles of Death Metal singer says "everybody" has to have guns
# Bataclan
# Bataclan

Eagles of Death Metal singer says "everybody" has to have guns

Feb 16th 2016, 8:10 AM 23,534 Views 111 Comments

Jesse Hughes was speaking ahead of the band’s concert in Paris’s Olympia Theatre tonight.

# nra - Monday 7 December, 2015

This newspaper's front page about gun control is amazing
# Everything Is Awesome
# Everything Is Awesome

This newspaper's front page about gun control is amazing

Dec 7th 2015, 10:06 PM 30,398 Views 20 Comments

The New York Daily News has the NRA in its sights.

# nra - Sunday 6 December, 2015

US politician posts Christmas portrait showing family posing with guns
# Firearm Support
# Firearm Support

US politician posts Christmas portrait showing family posing with guns

Dec 6th 2015, 11:24 AM 41,379 Views 98 Comments

Michele Fiore has previously courted controversy for her support of gun rights.

# nra - Saturday 30 May, 2015

What's the Fianna Fáil alternative to Irish Water and water charges?
# Water You Going To Do?
# Water You Going To Do?

What's the Fianna Fáil alternative to Irish Water and water charges?

May 30th 2015, 7:15 PM 19,405 Views 101 Comments

We asked the party’s environment spokesperson Barry Cowen to outline his policy this week.

# nra - Friday 3 April, 2015

A digger driver has stumbled across a thousand-year-old tunnel in Kerry
# Holey Cow
# Holey Cow

A digger driver has stumbled across a thousand-year-old tunnel in Kerry

Apr 3rd 2015, 4:48 PM 41,359 Views 68 Comments

It’s happened to us all…

# nra - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

As it happened: Irish Rail and the NRA dropped by for our live Q&A
# Rush Hour Viewing
# Rush Hour Viewing

As it happened: Irish Rail and the NRA dropped by for our live Q&A

Mar 18th 2015, 6:32 PM 22,458 Views 43 Comments

…And 101 other things. Barry Kenny of Irish Rail and the NRA’s Sean O’Neill dropped by the newsroom for a chat this afternoon.

The Hotseat: Got any questions about trains or motorways? ... Send them our way
# Ask The Expert
# Ask The Expert

The Hotseat: Got any questions about trains or motorways? ... Send them our way

Mar 18th 2015, 10:25 AM 15,249 Views 154 Comments

We’ll have Irish Rail and the National Roads Authority (or, at least, their spokespeople) live in the newsroom today.

# nra - Saturday 7 February, 2015

'Insanity': That's what Michael Healy-Rae thinks of our approach to motorways
# Grinds My Gears
# Grinds My Gears

'Insanity': That's what Michael Healy-Rae thinks of our approach to motorways

Feb 7th 2015, 7:00 AM 24,187 Views 82 Comments

The independent TD regularly drives from Kerry to Dublin.

# nra - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

€60m is going to be spent improving local roads, did yours make the cut?
# En-tyrely New Look
# En-tyrely New Look

€60m is going to be spent improving local roads, did yours make the cut?

Dec 3rd 2014, 3:46 PM 20,295 Views 43 Comments

Eight counties have been lucky.

# nra - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

One Irish county has way more roads than all the others. Guess which one?
# Real Capital
# Real Capital

One Irish county has way more roads than all the others. Guess which one?

Nov 18th 2014, 7:15 AM 33,214 Views 24 Comments

Perhaps predictably, it’s Ireland’s biggest county.

# nra - Friday 14 November, 2014

Drive through Newlands Cross? We've some good news for you
# Opening Day
# Opening Day

Drive through Newlands Cross? We've some good news for you

Nov 14th 2014, 12:35 PM 29,543 Views 40 Comments

The NRA says the new flyover should be open to traffic by Thursday.

# nra - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

'No tolls': Jack Lynch Tunnel to be outsourced, but it WILL remain free to use
# No Change Given
# No Change Given

'No tolls': Jack Lynch Tunnel to be outsourced, but it WILL remain free to use

Nov 12th 2014, 7:45 AM 10,985 Views 44 Comments

The National Roads Authority is to outsource its running to the same company that operates the tolled Port Tunnel in Dublin.

# nra - Friday 27 June, 2014

Galway-Dublin cycle route takes shape as preferred final stretch revealed
# Greenway
# Greenway

Galway-Dublin cycle route takes shape as preferred final stretch revealed

Jun 27th 2014, 5:08 PM 16,622 Views 30 Comments

The transport minister has said it is hoped the final section will run through Shannonbridge, Loughrea, Craughwell, Clarinbridge and Oranmore to the Galway coast.

# nra - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

'Shocking' racist messages to be removed immediately from N7
# Racism
# Racism

'Shocking' racist messages to be removed immediately from N7

May 21st 2014, 11:17 PM 79,968 Views 390 Comments

The symbol used in the graffiti is the same as one seen painted with similar messages in Dublin city earlier this year.

# nra - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

The Government's provided us with this handy list of things to worry about
# What's The Risk
# What's The Risk

The Government's provided us with this handy list of things to worry about

Apr 16th 2014, 9:31 PM 20,959 Views 27 Comments

Better safe than sorry…

# nra - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Oireachtas Agenda: The state of the roads and young offenders
# Leinster House
# Leinster House

Oireachtas Agenda: The state of the roads and young offenders

Jul 17th 2013, 7:15 AM 5,246 Views 7 Comments

What’s on Leinster House today? Well, as you asked…

# nra - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Varadkar: 'I've no plans to introduce new tolls while I'm Transport Minister'
# Roads
# Roads

Varadkar: 'I've no plans to introduce new tolls while I'm Transport Minister'

Jun 5th 2013, 3:56 PM 6,046 Views 55 Comments

Leo Varadkar was responding to reports of possible new toll points on the M50 motorway in Dublin.

# nra - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

€282m road deal to create 1,000 jobs and a Newlands Cross flyover
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

€282m road deal to create 1,000 jobs and a Newlands Cross flyover

Apr 30th 2013, 12:30 PM 21,883 Views 84 Comments

Works are expected to start in May.

# nra - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

US Senate says 'No' to expanded gun checks
# Gun Laws
# Gun Laws

US Senate says 'No' to expanded gun checks

Apr 17th 2013, 9:45 PM 7,684 Views 119 Comments

The vote is a major blow to the Obama administration.

# nra - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Column: Despite the Newtown massacre, America’s sickening gun culture lives on
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Despite the Newtown massacre, America’s sickening gun culture lives on

Mar 21st 2013, 7:00 PM 68 Views 107 Comments

After Newtown, Larry Donnelly was optimistic that the US might work towards stricter gun laws – but news that a ban on assault weapons has been removed from the legislation currently being considered has caused him to lose hope.

# nra - Sunday 23 December, 2012

NRA says planned gun legislation is "phony", won't work
# NRA
# NRA

NRA says planned gun legislation is "phony", won't work

Dec 23rd 2012, 5:12 PM 7,348 Views 93 Comments

The NRA’s executive vice presidents said planned legislation to outlaw military-style assault weapons wouldn’t work.

# nra - Friday 21 December, 2012

NRA: 'The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun'
# Gun Violence
# Gun Violence

NRA: 'The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun'

Dec 21st 2012, 5:17 PM 11,457 Views 151 Comments

The US’ powerful gun lobby group, the National Rifle Association, has called for armed police or guards to be deployed in every school in the country.

Pic: Protester disrupts National Rifle Association press conference
# Protest
# Protest

Pic: Protester disrupts National Rifle Association press conference

Dec 21st 2012, 4:10 PM 3,929 Views 21 Comments

The NRA is giving its first press conference since the mass shooting at a school in Newtown, Connecticut a week ago where 20 children and six adults died.

# nra - Monday 10 December, 2012

Japan may scrap nuclear plant over seismic fault
# Nuclear
# Nuclear

Japan may scrap nuclear plant over seismic fault

Dec 10th 2012, 2:00 PM 3,284 Views 11 Comments

Geologists say an existing Japanese nuclear plant may be sited over an active seismic fault – indicating that it will probably have to be scrapped.

# nra - Friday 12 October, 2012

Toll charges set to increase by 10c
# Toll Charges
# Toll Charges

Toll charges set to increase by 10c

Oct 12th 2012, 4:55 PM 7,561 Views 57 Comments

Drivers will be hit with a 10c toll hike from January 2013.

# nra - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Speed limits across the country set to be reviewed
# Speed Limits
# Speed Limits

Speed limits across the country set to be reviewed

Feb 8th 2012, 12:49 PM 5,171 Views 63 Comments

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar has announced a major nationwide review to ensure that all speed restrictions are “both safe and sensible”.

# nra - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Varadkar says no new tolls on Irish roads
# Read My Lips
# Read My Lips

Varadkar says no new tolls on Irish roads

Jan 18th 2012, 8:50 AM 2,563 Views 24 Comments

The Transport Minister has said that proposals to impose new tolls on roads in Ireland have been scrapped.

# nra - Thursday 17 November, 2011

Toll company on M3 motorway made €19 million profit
# Roads
# Roads

Toll company on M3 motorway made €19 million profit

Nov 17th 2011, 12:10 PM 3,430 Views 26 Comments

Eurolink Motorway Operation made €19,420,000 over just seven months after the M3 opened last year.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nov 17th 2011, 8:33 AM 4,311 Views 17 Comments

Nine things you need to know this morning…

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