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# tragic - Saturday 2 November, 2013

Body found in search for missing hillwalker in Mayo
# Mountain Search
# Mountain Search

Body found in search for missing hillwalker in Mayo

Nov 2nd 2013, 6:40 PM 29,654 Views 30 Comments

There was an extensive search for the hillwalker over a four day period.

# tragic - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Irishman killed in UK storm was 'kind, honest and caring' says co-worker
# RIP
# RIP

Irishman killed in UK storm was 'kind, honest and caring' says co-worker

Oct 29th 2013, 8:56 AM 9,335 Views 5 Comments

The leader of Harrow Council said that the community is ‘utterly devastated’ following the loss of Donal Drohan.

# tragic - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Woman drowns off Achill Island
# Tragic
# Tragic

Woman drowns off Achill Island

Oct 10th 2013, 11:38 PM 18,578 Views 10 Comments

The Coast Guard was at the scene within minutes after a report of a near drowning, but the woman had passed away.

Funeral of Dublin-based doctor's family takes place in Leicester
# Fire Deaths
# Fire Deaths

Funeral of Dublin-based doctor's family takes place in Leicester

Oct 10th 2013, 10:19 PM 8,495 Views 33 Comments

The neurosurgeon’s wife and children died tragically in a house fire in September.

Boy in hospital following 'choking game' incident
# High Risk
# High Risk

Boy in hospital following 'choking game' incident

Oct 10th 2013, 9:24 AM 25,809 Views 73 Comments

The boy was taken to hospital after he was found unconscious.

# tragic - Friday 13 September, 2013

Wife and children of Dublin-based doctor killed in Leicester house fire
# Tragic
# Tragic

Wife and children of Dublin-based doctor killed in Leicester house fire

Sep 13th 2013, 10:56 PM 35,345 Views 58 Comments

Police have launched a murder inquiry, with a possible link between the blaze and another death.

# tragic - Friday 23 August, 2013

Two-year-old boy dies in Waterford beach accident
# Tragic
# Tragic

Two-year-old boy dies in Waterford beach accident

Aug 23rd 2013, 11:05 AM 23,613 Views 27 Comments

The incident happened at Boatstrand near the village of Bunmahon in Waterford last night.

# tragic - Sunday 18 August, 2013

Sports Film of the Week: Without Bias
# Reel Stories
From The42
# Reel Stories

Sports Film of the Week: Without Bias

Aug 18th 2013, 9:30 PM 3,135 Views 2 Comments

The story of the man who could have been the greatest basketball player ever.

# tragic - Monday 29 July, 2013

Two missing boys found dead, father injured after Mayo crash
# Tragic
# Tragic

Two missing boys found dead, father injured after Mayo crash

Jul 29th 2013, 7:40 PM 91,091 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí earlier initiated a Child Rescue Ireland Alert to find the two boys, aged 10 and 5, who went missing with their father in the early hours of this morning.

# tragic - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Are these the saddest food items in existence?
# Chicken Sad-tay
From The Daily Edge
# Chicken Sad-tay

Are these the saddest food items in existence?

Jul 21st 2013, 11:00 AM 3,724 Views 8 Comments

We think they might be.

# tragic - Saturday 13 July, 2013

Girl, 4, dies and three others seriously injured in Cork road crash
# Roads
# Roads

Girl, 4, dies and three others seriously injured in Cork road crash

Jul 13th 2013, 8:08 PM 33,422 Views 41 Comments

The incident happened on the N20 Cork to Mallow road earlier today.

# tragic - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Two drown in tragic Kildare and Limerick incidents
# Tragic
# Tragic

Two drown in tragic Kildare and Limerick incidents

Jul 10th 2013, 8:46 PM 21,192 Views 13 Comments

Gardaí have warned people to take extreme care when swimming in any body of water.

# tragic - Monday 1 July, 2013

New dad Paul Mulcahy dies in motor rally
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

New dad Paul Mulcahy dies in motor rally

Jul 1st 2013, 7:36 AM 17,750 Views 12 Comments

Organisers have cancelled rest ofCarrick-on-Suir Stages Rally after tragic accident on Raven’s Rock course yesterday.

# tragic - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Column: Is society finally able to recognise the pain of a miscarriage?
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: Is society finally able to recognise the pain of a miscarriage?

Jun 27th 2013, 7:30 PM 560 Views 27 Comments

Until recent years, miscarriage was not something that was spoken about: it was simply brushed under the carpet. But couples should not be afraid to be open about their grief – talking will help them to heal, writes Deirdre Pierce-McDonnell.

# tragic - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

10 years ago today, football lost Marc-Vivien Foe
# Tragic
From The42
# Tragic

10 years ago today, football lost Marc-Vivien Foe

Jun 26th 2013, 12:40 PM 3,073 Views 3 Comments

The former Manchester City and West Ham midfielder collapsed on the pitch during a Confederations Cup game before passing away.

# tragic - Sunday 12 May, 2013

Boy, 8, dies after being hit by SUV in rugby club car park
# Wexford
# Wexford

Boy, 8, dies after being hit by SUV in rugby club car park

May 12th 2013, 7:42 AM 30,185 Views 64 Comments

The boy died from injuries sustained in the incident at around 7.15pm last night.

# tragic - Friday 10 May, 2013

"Black cloud over Midleton" after tragic death of toddler
# Midleton
# Midleton

"Black cloud over Midleton" after tragic death of toddler

May 10th 2013, 1:08 PM 26,691 Views 114 Comments

Toddler Vakaris Martinaitis (2) died after a fall, and was driven by an All-Ireland winning hurler to hospital as there was no ambulance available.

# tragic - Sunday 5 May, 2013

US referee dies after attack by teenage player
# Tragic
From The42
# Tragic

US referee dies after attack by teenage player

May 5th 2013, 10:09 AM 24,486 Views 38 Comments

Ricardo Portillo of Salt Lake City was assaulted during a soccer match and passed away in hospital.

# tragic - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Three children, 24 adults killed in Baghdad café bombing
# Death Toll
# Death Toll

Three children, 24 adults killed in Baghdad café bombing

Apr 18th 2013, 9:46 PM 8,398 Views 32 Comments

It is believed that three children are among the dead.

# tragic - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Gardaí urge caution as 48 lives already lost on Irish roads
# Roads
# Roads

Gardaí urge caution as 48 lives already lost on Irish roads

Mar 28th 2013, 6:32 PM 5,563 Views 18 Comments

If you will be driving anywhere in Ireland this bank holiday weekend, gardaí are urging you to stay safe on the roads.

# tragic - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Teenage girl found dead in house with 'out of control' dogs
# Death
# Death

Teenage girl found dead in house with 'out of control' dogs

Mar 26th 2013, 7:32 PM 37,159 Views 101 Comments

The 14-year-old was found at a house in Manchester this afternoon.

# tragic - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Volunteer killed by lion at California zoo
# Tragic
# Tragic

Volunteer killed by lion at California zoo

Mar 7th 2013, 7:47 AM 15,069 Views 48 Comments

The victim has been identified as 24-year-old Dianna Hanson.

# tragic - Sunday 13 January, 2013

8-year-old girl shot dead in Jamaica
# Tragic
# Tragic

8-year-old girl shot dead in Jamaica

Jan 13th 2013, 3:29 PM 14,307 Views 11 Comments

Imani Green, from Balham in south London, was visiting relatives with her mother at the time.

# tragic - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

45 images that made us cry this year
# Review 2012
# Review 2012

45 images that made us cry this year

Dec 25th 2012, 9:30 AM 19,703 Views 5 Comments

Emotional for different reasons – some tragic, others victorious – these images touched us during 2012.

# tragic - Sunday 23 December, 2012

Woman (50) dies after being rescued by son from blaze
# House Fire
# House Fire

Woman (50) dies after being rescued by son from blaze

Dec 23rd 2012, 11:42 AM 10,844 Views 12 Comments

The woman was pulled from the house after her son returned home to find it on fire at around 4.30am.

# tragic - Thursday 13 December, 2012

HSE liasing with Shannon Gallagher family following tragic death
# HSE
# HSE

HSE liasing with Shannon Gallagher family following tragic death

Dec 13th 2012, 6:41 PM 23,152 Views 42 Comments

A helpline has been established for parents from Donegal who have concerns about their children. Shannon was the sister of Erin Gallagher (pictured), who died by suicide two months ago.

# tragic - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

HSE investigating death of newborn baby boy
# Health
# Health

HSE investigating death of newborn baby boy

Nov 28th 2012, 12:28 PM 8,571 Views 16 Comments

The baby was born last week at Cavan General Hospital but was later transferred to Dublin, where he died.

# tragic - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Green Day pays tribute to Irish fan Kaelem
# Tragic
# Tragic

Green Day pays tribute to Irish fan Kaelem

Nov 21st 2012, 9:19 AM 20,146 Views 9 Comments

The band were made aware of the teen’s tragic death following a Twitter campaign.

# tragic - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Government WILL publish report of Expert Group on abortion ruling
# Abortion
# Abortion

Government WILL publish report of Expert Group on abortion ruling

Nov 20th 2012, 4:32 PM 2,841 Views 15 Comments

James Reilly wants to publish the report on the A, B and C ruling after it’s discussed by ministers next Tuesday morning.

# tragic - Monday 19 November, 2012

HSE announces details of Savita Halappanavar investigation
# Savita
# Savita

HSE announces details of Savita Halappanavar investigation

Nov 19th 2012, 5:30 PM 10,277 Views 26 Comments

The HSE has said that independent expert in obstetrics and gynaecology, Sir Sabaratnam Arulkumaran of St George’s University of London, will chair the investigation team.

# tragic - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Father of Savita Halappanavar 'calls for change in abortion law'
# Savita
# Savita

Father of Savita Halappanavar 'calls for change in abortion law'

Nov 18th 2012, 3:15 PM 5,331 Views 33 Comments

Andanappa Yalagi spoke to the media about his daughter’s tragic death, and said he intends on taking legal action against the hospital in which Savita died.

# tragic - Friday 16 November, 2012

Sinn Féin to table Dáil motion calling for legislation for X Case
# Legislation
# Legislation

Sinn Féin to table Dáil motion calling for legislation for X Case

Nov 16th 2012, 6:22 PM 5,270 Views 105 Comments

Meanwhile, Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has met with the Indian Ambassador to Ireland, Debashish Chakravarti, to discuss the death of Savita Halappanavar.

# tragic - Thursday 15 November, 2012

In pics: The evolution of Andrew Bynum's ridiculous hairstyle
# A For Originality
From The42
# A For Originality

In pics: The evolution of Andrew Bynum's ridiculous hairstyle

Nov 15th 2012, 8:47 PM 2,877 Views 2 Comments

The Philadelphia 76ers center is putting his time on the sidelines to good use.

# tragic - Monday 22 October, 2012

Investigation continues into "awful tragedy" of Tuam crash
# Tragic
# Tragic

Investigation continues into "awful tragedy" of Tuam crash

Oct 22nd 2012, 10:15 AM 14,287 Views 30 Comments

The young girls who died following the road crash were named locally as Kate and Grace Gilmore.

# tragic - Friday 12 October, 2012

Company fined after death of 3-year-old Louth boy
# Tragic
# Tragic

Company fined after death of 3-year-old Louth boy

Oct 12th 2012, 3:14 PM 9,739 Views 10 Comments

Desmond Dyas Jr was killed three years ago when a telephone pole fell on him while he was out on a walk with his father.

# tragic - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to waste disposal truck death
# Tragic
# Tragic

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to waste disposal truck death

Oct 4th 2012, 9:15 PM 12,615 Views 22 Comments

An employee of a waste disposal company became trapped in the vehicle just before midnight yesterday.

Man dies after becoming stuck in waste disposal truck in Dublin
# Tragic
# Tragic

Man dies after becoming stuck in waste disposal truck in Dublin

Oct 4th 2012, 7:43 AM 13,112 Views 25 Comments

A refuse collector has died after becoming trapped in the back of waste disposal truck in Dublin city last night.

# tragic - Friday 28 September, 2012

Actor 'kills landlady', falls to his death
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

Actor 'kills landlady', falls to his death

Sep 28th 2012, 10:30 AM 13,899 Views 4 Comments

The actor was named as Johnny Lewis, who played Kip ‘Half Sack’ Epps on TV show Sons of Anarchy.