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# passenger - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

€25k award for bus passenger who was injured after driver braked to avoid hitting man

The court heard that the woman had been thrown forward, injuring her face, neck, shoulders and arm.

# passenger - Saturday 3 February, 2018

US airlines are tightening the leash on 'emotional support animals'

Earlier this week, an airline turned away a peacock, because of health and safety concerns.

# passenger - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Pregnant woman wants seat on Tokyo metro - there's an app for that

The service allows a pregnant woman to send a message when she wants a seat.

# passenger - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Taxi driver fined after passenger forced to keep window open because of 'extremely dirty' car

There’s been a 25% rise in complaints about taxis in the first six months of this year.

# passenger - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Taxi driver who 'snapped' and ran over passenger who didn't pay fare has driving ban lifted

The driver had been banned from driving in 2014.

# passenger - Friday 9 June, 2017

Madrid is putting up signs to stop 'el manspreading' on its buses

The company said that this would be similar to what already exists in other transport systems worldwide.

# passenger - Friday 30 December, 2016

Miami to London flight diverted to Shannon after passenger became seriously ill

The patient was taken to University Hospital Limerick for treatment.

# passenger - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Korean Air crew to 'readily use stun guns' on troublesome passengers

The airline said it will also try to have at least one male flight attendant on duty for each flight.

# passenger - Friday 28 October, 2016

Bus driver burns to death in Australia after passenger sets him on fire

Passengers were said to be “traumatised” by what happened.

# passenger - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

'Fake taxi' driver 'lucky to avoid jail' for continuing to drive vehicle after being banned

Dubliner Trevor Johnson admitted to being “in dire financial circumstances” when arrested earlier this month.

# passenger - Friday 8 January, 2016

'Abusive' passenger charged more than €9k after causing diversion to Shannon

She also received a lifetime ban.

# passenger - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

# passenger - Sunday 21 June, 2015

Man charged with endangering aircraft after being hauled off plane in Belfast

The flight from Rome to Chicago was forced to make a stop in Belfast so he could be removed.

# passenger - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

New images show the Lusitania lying on the seabed off the coast of Cork

Tomorrow will mark 100 years to the day that the RMS Luistania sinking.

# passenger - Friday 3 April, 2015

From The42 Eamon Dunphy isn't the only RTE pundit who thinks James McCarthy should offer Ireland more Passenger

Eamon Dunphy isn't the only RTE pundit who thinks James McCarthy should offer Ireland more

The Everton midfielder isn’t the most popular man among Irish pundits at the moment.

# passenger - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Two fatal road crashes within 24 hours - in Sligo and in Co Cork

A man in his 80s died in the Sligo crash. In Cork, a woman in her 30s was killed when her car collided with an SUV.

# passenger - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Taxi hijacked at knifepoint in Ballymun at 2.30am

A small amount of cash was stolen during the incident.

# passenger - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Renewed appeal for witnesses after passenger dies in fatal collision

A second man was injured in the collision after the car struck a wall.

# passenger - Friday 5 September, 2014

Flying high: August was Knock Airport's busiest month in history

Traffic to and from the UK is still strong – up 21% on last August.

# passenger - Monday 12 May, 2014

Man to appear in court in relation to fatal road traffic collision in Wicklow

A 23-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# passenger - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

From The42 Swap Kagawa for Fellaini in Munich and Manchester United have an outside chance Passenger

Swap Kagawa for Fellaini in Munich and Manchester United have an outside chance

The transfer window signing from Everton was out of his depth at Old Trafford last night.

# passenger - Friday 28 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge The most played songs on Irish radio in 2013 were... Who Got Lucky?

The most played songs on Irish radio in 2013 were...

Can you guess the one Irish artist?

# passenger - Monday 17 February, 2014

Passenger dies after car collides with ditch

Gardaí are now looking for witnesses to the incident in Co Kerry this afternoon.

# passenger - Thursday 23 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge 9 in-the-car habits we all need to break Roadies

9 in-the-car habits we all need to break

Do not do these. Any of them. Stoppit.

# passenger - Monday 6 January, 2014

Woman killed and 8-year-old girl injured in Kerry crash

The 47-year-old driver was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash this afternoon.

# passenger - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Young man killed in Dublin road crash

The 22-year-old was the passenger of a car that hit a tree in the Baldwinstown area last night.

# passenger - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Ryanair apologises after refusing refund for dead customer

Doug Parsons was told that the cost of his mother’s flight would not be refunded because she hadn’t died within 28 days of the flight date.

# passenger - Monday 29 July, 2013

One dead and two seriously injured in Cavan crash

A man in his 20s was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash in Stradone in Cavan overnight.

# passenger - Friday 5 July, 2013

96 per cent of motorcyclists killed on Irish roads are male

Information on collisions over the last three years shows that most collisions happen when a motorcyclist is overtaking another vehicle turning right.

# passenger - Thursday 4 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge QUIZ:  Are you a nightmare car passenger? STOP STOP STOP

QUIZ: Are you a nightmare car passenger?

You’re about to find out.

# passenger - Saturday 15 September, 2012

Man killed in Monaghan road crash

The 22-year-old was the front seat passenger in a car which collided with another vehicle.

# passenger - Thursday 6 September, 2012

Aer Lingus announces increase in August passenger numbers

The total number of people travelling with Aer Lingus increased by 2.2 per cent overall in August of this year, although the number of short haul passengers was down by 1.2 per cent.

# passenger - Sunday 26 August, 2012

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

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# passenger - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Pakistan to Paris passenger sleeps through stop - and flies back to Pakistan

An inquiry has been launched into how cabin crew failed to notice the woman on board during the plane’s stopover.

# passenger - Friday 13 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge 17 bits of tacky Titanic memorabilia Titanic100 This post contains images

17 bits of tacky Titanic memorabilia

From shower curtains to inflatable slides, here are some of the items you may not want to mark the disaster’s 100th anniversary with…

# passenger - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

Woman dies and three people seriously injured in Kildare car crash

An SUV collided with a car near Youngstown in Kildare earlier this evening.

# passenger - Tuesday 8 November, 2011

US airlines go green by running flights on biofuels

A number of US airlines are now running their planes on biofuels – such as algae-based and vegetable-based fuels – in an effort to fly cleaner and greener.

# passenger - Friday 2 September, 2011

Pilot dies when light airplane dives into ocean at Sydney beach Australia This post contains videos

Pilot dies when light airplane dives into ocean at Sydney beach

Passenger has been pulled alive from light aircraft which crashed into the sea – its outline can be clearly seen under the water.