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# shocking - Thursday 18 July, 2019

McIlroy's Open hopes in tatters after disastrous first round at Portrush
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From The42
# 79

McIlroy's Open hopes in tatters after disastrous first round at Portrush

Updated Jul 18th 2019, 4:01 PM 64,630 Views 124 Comments

The home favourite’s dream day quickly turned into a nightmare.

# shocking - Thursday 23 March, 2017

How Weirdly Do You Pronounce These Words?
# Wait Wha
From The Daily Edge
# Wait Wha

How Weirdly Do You Pronounce These Words?

Mar 23rd 2017, 7:50 PM 8,700 Views 3 Comments

Important to know.

# shocking - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Tuam babies: What's been happening since the mass grave revelations three years ago?
# Mother And Baby Home
# Mother And Baby Home

Tuam babies: What's been happening since the mass grave revelations three years ago?

Mar 4th 2017, 12:05 AM 38,856 Views 55 Comments

Reports about a mass grave first hit the headlines in May of 2014. Here’s what’s happened since.

# shocking - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Scrapping the USC could lead to an increase in property tax... of 600%
# Holy Moly
# Holy Moly

Scrapping the USC could lead to an increase in property tax... of 600%

Aug 25th 2016, 9:58 AM 30,993 Views 210 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty this morning described the alternative options to USC revealed via Freedom of Information as “shocking”.

# shocking - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Spate of bomb hoaxes sees primary schools evacuated in five counties
# Around The Country
# Around The Country

Spate of bomb hoaxes sees primary schools evacuated in five counties

May 24th 2016, 3:10 PM 129,823 Views 64 Comments

There have been incidents in Cork, Carlow Dublin, Limerick and Waterford.

# shocking - Friday 26 February, 2016

Australian back O'Connor rushed to hospital with mystery illness
# Health Scare
From The42
# Health Scare

Australian back O'Connor rushed to hospital with mystery illness

Feb 26th 2016, 7:54 PM 12,416 Views 14 Comments

Initial reports claimed the 25-year-old had suffered a heart attack but that has not been confirmed.

# shocking - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Footballer sacked after sickening kick to opponent's head
# Football
From The42
# Football

Footballer sacked after sickening kick to opponent's head

Dec 23rd 2015, 3:37 PM 11,631 Views 12 Comments

Turkish non-league game descended into chaos after disgusting incident.

# shocking - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Police officer who shot teen 16 times charged with murder
# Shocking
# Shocking

Police officer who shot teen 16 times charged with murder

Nov 24th 2015, 5:19 PM 16,665 Views 0 Comments

The release of dashcam footage of the incident is expected tomorrow.

# shocking - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Two teenagers stabbed at London school
# Investigation
# Investigation

Two teenagers stabbed at London school

Nov 19th 2015, 5:58 PM 12,026 Views 9 Comments

A third teenager has been arrested over the incident.

# shocking - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Have only 20 council houses been built this year?
# Alan Kelly
# Alan Kelly

Have only 20 council houses been built this year?

Nov 12th 2015, 9:15 PM 12,396 Views 44 Comments

The Anti-Austerity Alliance has cited Department of Environment figures which make for shocking reading. But what’s the truth?

# shocking - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Four armed and masked men break into home of man in his 80s
# Shocking
# Shocking

Four armed and masked men break into home of man in his 80s

Oct 29th 2015, 3:33 PM 26,359 Views 33 Comments

The incident happened shortly after 9pm yesterday evening.

# shocking - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Child's skeleton found in suitcase was daughter of murdered woman found 1,100 km away
# Australia
# Australia

Child's skeleton found in suitcase was daughter of murdered woman found 1,100 km away

Oct 21st 2015, 6:09 PM 37,974 Views 7 Comments

The baby girl’s mother’s remains were found five years ago on the far side of the country.

# shocking - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Indian student living in Dublin told she'd get 'bashed up'
# Shocking
# Shocking

Indian student living in Dublin told she'd get 'bashed up'

Oct 15th 2015, 2:59 PM 26,829 Views 114 Comments

Cathie, who has lived in Dublin since January 2014, said the abuse has left her “scared and worried”.

# shocking - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Elderly woman's wedding ring stolen from her finger by masked robbers
# Shocking
# Shocking

Elderly woman's wedding ring stolen from her finger by masked robbers

Oct 10th 2015, 4:54 PM 15,306 Views 48 Comments

The PSNI has appealed for information after an elderly woman’s home was robbed by four males, believed to be in their late teens.

# shocking - Friday 18 September, 2015

Research finds 96% of dead NFL players have brain disease at centre of concussion crisis
# Shocking
From The42
# Shocking

Research finds 96% of dead NFL players have brain disease at centre of concussion crisis

Sep 18th 2015, 10:00 PM 6,457 Views 3 Comments

87 of 91 players tested positive for Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy.

# shocking - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

ISIS circulates price list for sex slaves
# Shocking
# Shocking

ISIS circulates price list for sex slaves

Aug 4th 2015, 11:59 AM 48,430 Views 85 Comments

Copies of the list emerged last year and it has now been verified by a UN official.

# shocking - Friday 5 June, 2015

Two pregnant women found among 68 trafficked in containers
# Essex
# Essex

Two pregnant women found among 68 trafficked in containers

Jun 5th 2015, 12:46 PM 8,222 Views 8 Comments

The four men driving the vehicles have been arrested on suspicion of breaking immigration laws.

# shocking - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Pictured: Mark Nash - and the jacket that helped convict him - hours before brutal murders
# Dna Breakthrough
# Dna Breakthrough

Pictured: Mark Nash - and the jacket that helped convict him - hours before brutal murders

Apr 21st 2015, 10:18 PM 33,075 Views 25 Comments

Nash was sentenced to life in prison for the Grangegorman killings.

# shocking - Monday 13 April, 2015

11 things we learned from the S5 premiere of Game of Thrones
# Season Five
From The Daily Edge
# Season Five

11 things we learned from the S5 premiere of Game of Thrones

Apr 13th 2015, 10:10 PM 5,927 Views 2 Comments

Well, that was intense.

# shocking - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

James Bond should have died within 7 minutes of Skyfall according to actual doctors
# Shocking
From The Daily Edge
# Shocking

James Bond should have died within 7 minutes of Skyfall according to actual doctors

Apr 8th 2015, 5:14 PM 5,744 Views 3 Comments

And they have a medical diagnosis for the Home Alone lads as well.

# shocking - Thursday 26 February, 2015

50 Shades of Grey has led to a MASSIVE spike in BDSM porn searches
# Surprise Surprise
From The Daily Edge
# Surprise Surprise

50 Shades of Grey has led to a MASSIVE spike in BDSM porn searches

Feb 26th 2015, 3:15 PM 2,696 Views 0 Comments

It’s impacting life in so many ways.

# shocking - Monday 19 January, 2015

VIDEO: Police tear-gassed these children as they tried to protect their playground
# Shocking
# Shocking

VIDEO: Police tear-gassed these children as they tried to protect their playground

Jan 19th 2015, 5:00 PM 14,769 Views 12 Comments

The space was under threat of being seized by a property developer.

# shocking - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Did you miss the RTÉ care home exposé? Here's what happened
# Áras Attracta
# Áras Attracta

Did you miss the RTÉ care home exposé? Here's what happened

Dec 10th 2014, 9:52 AM 27,399 Views 79 Comments

The shocking footage was disturbing viewing.

# shocking - Monday 13 October, 2014

7 teams that shocked Germany
# True Underdog Stories
From The42
# True Underdog Stories

7 teams that shocked Germany

Oct 13th 2014, 10:00 PM 5,271 Views 4 Comments

Ireland are bidding to upset the Germans on Tuesday, and they can take inspiration from these clips.

# shocking - Friday 5 September, 2014

WATCH: Hard-hitting road safety ad shows one man's final journey
# Shocking
# Shocking

WATCH: Hard-hitting road safety ad shows one man's final journey

Sep 5th 2014, 2:44 PM 48,705 Views 138 Comments

SLOW. DOWN.

# shocking - Friday 29 August, 2014

Sending electrical current to brain could help treat Alzheimer's
# Shocking
# Shocking

Sending electrical current to brain could help treat Alzheimer's

Aug 29th 2014, 9:34 AM 7,016 Views 17 Comments

The treatment has now been proven to improve memory and could help in other memory disorders, like from stroke or brain injury.

# shocking - Saturday 2 August, 2014

NBA star Paul George suffered a gruesome broken leg last night
# Shocking
From The42
# Shocking

NBA star Paul George suffered a gruesome broken leg last night

Aug 2nd 2014, 10:04 AM 6,800 Views 9 Comments

This video is not for the faint of heart.

# shocking - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

90-year-old woman dragged off street and raped in Manchester
# Shocking
# Shocking

90-year-old woman dragged off street and raped in Manchester

Jun 25th 2014, 4:52 PM 34,872 Views 71 Comments

The attack happened at around 6.45am yesterday, when the victim left home to visit the local butchers.

# shocking - Friday 28 March, 2014

Missed last night’s Prime Time investigation into ambulance delays? Here’s what we learned….
# Shocking
# Shocking

Missed last night’s Prime Time investigation into ambulance delays? Here’s what we learned….

Mar 28th 2014, 9:45 AM 47,071 Views 151 Comments

‘Rapid Response Vehicles’ — which cost the taxpayer over €100,000 each — are effectively being used by managers as ‘company cars’…

# shocking - Monday 4 November, 2013

Mother defends 7-year-old son's KKK Halloween costume
# USA
From The Daily Edge
# USA

Mother defends 7-year-old son's KKK Halloween costume

Nov 4th 2013, 8:30 PM 31,547 Views 63 Comments

It’s a family tradition, apparently.

# shocking - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Dashcam video shows the intense stupidity of some pedestrians
# Car-razy
From The Daily Edge
# Car-razy

Dashcam video shows the intense stupidity of some pedestrians

Sep 25th 2013, 6:00 PM 20,346 Views 56 Comments

You will gasp in horror.

# shocking - Monday 16 September, 2013

Algerian player apologies to fans after missing an open goal
# Comedy Of Errors
From The42
# Comedy Of Errors

Algerian player apologies to fans after missing an open goal

Sep 16th 2013, 8:15 AM 2,890 Views 4 Comments

Hold your head in shame, Ali Sami Yachir.

# shocking - Friday 23 August, 2013

VIDEO: The worst open-goal miss you'll see today
# Shocking
From The42
# Shocking

VIDEO: The worst open-goal miss you'll see today

Aug 23rd 2013, 3:01 PM 3,625 Views 7 Comments

It will take a while for Neil Benjamin of W Connection FC to live this down.

# shocking - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Police wanted Hillsborough disaster funds for gifts and holiday homes
# Shocking
From The42
# Shocking

Police wanted Hillsborough disaster funds for gifts and holiday homes

Aug 20th 2013, 5:12 PM 3,450 Views 7 Comments

The ‘wish list’ also included gym equipment and microwave ovens.

# shocking - Friday 2 August, 2013

Shocking footage of the Irish 'tornado'
# Cownado
From The Daily Edge
# Cownado

Shocking footage of the Irish 'tornado'

Aug 2nd 2013, 12:07 PM 4,694 Views 2 Comments

Well, sort of.

# shocking - Saturday 29 June, 2013

There are five times as many charge stations in Ireland as electric cars
# Shocking
# Shocking

There are five times as many charge stations in Ireland as electric cars

Jun 29th 2013, 8:15 AM 13,165 Views 114 Comments

There is a total of 259 electric vehicles in the country and €9.3 million has already been spent on charging infrastructure by the ESB.

# shocking - Friday 26 April, 2013

You can't believe everything you see on the news
# Shocking
From The Daily Edge
# Shocking

You can't believe everything you see on the news

Apr 26th 2013, 9:31 AM 17,181 Views 42 Comments

Tsk tsk, RTE.

# shocking - Sunday 11 March, 2012

Aironi secure surprise victory over Munster
# Shocking
From The42
# Shocking

Aironi secure surprise victory over Munster

Mar 11th 2012, 5:31 PM 592 Views 0 Comments

Deprived of their Six Nations contingent, the Irish side narrowly failed to overturn a 15-3 half-time deficit.

# shocking - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

The 5 at 5: Tuesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Nov 29th 2011, 4:45 PM 3,096 Views 4 Comments

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

# shocking - Friday 11 November, 2011

Ten-year-old girl 'raped by her stepfather' gives birth in Mexico
# Mexico
# Mexico

Ten-year-old girl 'raped by her stepfather' gives birth in Mexico

Nov 11th 2011, 11:23 AM 4,793 Views 20 Comments

The story has reopened a heated debate about abortion in the country.

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