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Two arrested in connection with Gareth Hutch killing

Irish Times - ‎18 hours ago‎
Two people have been arrested in connection with the murder of Gareth Hutch. The two were arrested on Thursday night. Mr Hutch (35), a father-of-one, was killed close to his flat at Avondale House, North Cumberland Street, Dublin 1 on Tuesday.
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Call for third-level students to pay more than €4000 a year

Irish Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
A proposed increase in college and university fees to €4,000 per year will not be enough to solve the funding shortfall in the third level sector and student contributions should be raised even further, an official briefing document has said.
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Norwegian dairy investing in Cork cheese plant

Irish Independent - ‎10 hours ago‎
Norwegian dairy group TINE is to co-invest in a speciality cheese plant at Mogeely, Co Cork, alongside Irish producer Dairygold. Share.
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Poll shows strength of Irish opposition to Brexit

Westmeath Independent - ‎19 hours ago‎
With less than a month to go before the United Kingdom's referendum on whether it should remain in the EU, a new poll has shown that more than four out of every five Irish people are opposed to a 'Brexit'.
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Commercial fire in Macroom, school children evacuated

Irish Examiner - ‎2 hours ago‎
Three fire engines attended the scene of commercial fire this morning in Macroom town centre. Unable to play media. source: Roisin Burke, John Delea.
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Obama Hiroshima visit draws mixed reviews

The Japan Times - ‎9 minutes ago‎
HIROSHIMA - U.S. President Barack Obama's visit to Hiroshima Friday, the first ever by a sitting American president, received mixed reviews among some experts Saturday.
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At least 45 dead as over 2000 migrants rescued off Italy

Irish Times - ‎40 minutes ago‎
At least 45 migrants died in a shipwreck and more than 2,000 were rescued from boats in the Mediterranean on Friday, the coastguard said, as the number of immigrants coming to Europe via Italy soared again.
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Greece says sanctions against Russia not productive

swissinfo.ch - ‎15 hours ago‎
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (R) welcomes Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Maximos Mansion in Athens, Greece, May 27, 2016.
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James Reilly among the six defeated TDs chosen by Kenny for Seanad

Irish Independent - ‎5 hours ago‎
'The reality is the Seanad is very undemocratic... (It) has very little power...we don't need a second chamber'. Independent.
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Man in his 30s arrested in connection with murder of Michael Barr

Irish Mirror - ‎20 hours ago‎
The man, in his mid-30s, was arrested this morning and is being detained under the provisions of section 50 of the Criminal Justice Act 2007 as amended.
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Irish weather: Ireland will be hotter than BARCELONA next week - and the news gets even better

Irish Mirror - ‎20 hours ago‎
Ireland is going to be hotter than Barcelona next week, as temperatures are set to hit a sizzling 22C starting this weekend. The weekend will start off showery, forecasters warn, before temperatures begin to climb beginning on Sunday.
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'Relentless': Meet the 'Iron Lady' taking on garda management

Irish Independent - ‎5 hours ago‎
The new Garda watchdog is described by former colleagues as "relentless" and driven to get to the bottom of complicated tasks and controversies.
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€190m: eye-watering price tag for liquidation of Anglo

Irish Independent - ‎10 hours ago‎
Fees incurred by the State as a result of the special liquidation of the former Anglo Irish Bank have hit almost €190m. Share. Facebook · Twitter · Google · Email.
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Insurance premiums could spike by €50 if ruling stands, insurers warn

thejournal.ie - ‎5 hours ago‎
The High Court ruled last September that the Motor Insurers' Bureau of Ireland was liable for claims left behind by Setanta Insurance.
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Phil Hogan criticised for blame over dairy market slump

Irish Times - ‎May 26, 2016‎
One of the State's leading dairy lobby groups has taken issue with European Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan for suggesting that European dairy farmers were partly responsible for the current market slump.
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JobBridge was of its time - now let's see 'new politics'

The Corkman - ‎12 hours ago‎
Ever since its inception in 2011, the JobBridge internship scheme has been the subject of fierce and ongoing criticism. Opinion. Share.
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Garda speed operation catches 322 drivers over limit

Irish Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
Gardai said they detected 322 drivers over the speed limit during an intensive 24-hour enforcement period which ended at 7am on Saturday.

Broadband rollout can be done in three years, operators insist

Irish Independent - ‎10 hours ago‎
Ireland's rural broadband network can be built out sooner than the Government's 2022 timetable, according to the country's biggest telecoms operators.

New Limerick speed enforcement zones revealed

Limerick Leader - ‎44 minutes ago‎
THE NUMBER of locations in County Limerick for GoSafe operators to catch speeding motorists has increased by 50%. They have jumped from 22 to 33 following a garda review.
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Pirelli unveils 2017 F1 tyres, Ferrari/Red Bull/Mercedes to test

autosport.com - ‎2 hours ago‎
Ferrari, Mercedes and Red Bull are set to be the first teams to run Pirelli's 2017-spec Formula 1 tyres - unveiled in Monaco - when testing begins in August.
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Watch: Enda Kenny busting a move at Bruce Springsteen last night

Irish Examiner - ‎56 minutes ago‎
When you're the boss of the country you never get the chance to go dancing in the Dáil. So, when the other 'Boss', Bruce Springsteen, comes to town, you just gotta let your hair down and go for it.
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WATCH: Matt LeBlanc tells Graham Norton about his run in with an Irish hen do in Kerry and one 'very short skirt'

Irish Independent - ‎2 hours ago‎
Matt LeBlanc on The Graham Norton Show Matt LeBlanc happens across a hen party in Kerry. PIC: Lisa Marie Keane Twitter. Fresh from his trip to Ireland, Matt LeBlanc appeared on The Graham Norton Show last night to talk about the new series of Top Gear ...

Kim Phuc, the napalm girl: 'Love is more powerful than any weapon'

Irish Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
It is June 8th, 1972. For 21 years, a war has raged between the communist government of North Vietnam and the government of South Vietnam and its principal ally, the US.

TV3 acquire Big Brother and Celebrity Big Brother for next three years in exclusive deal

Entertainment.ie - ‎May 26, 2016‎
First it was on Channel 4. And then it moved to Channel 5 (where you could kind of hide from it), and now the Endemol Shine Group have struck a deal with TV3 for the Irish rights to the show.
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Euro 2016 warm-up as it happened: Republic of Ireland 1 The Netherlands 1

Irish Independent - ‎3 hours ago‎
Republic of Ireland's Shane Long celebrates scoring his side's first goal during the International Friendly at the Aviva Stadium Seamus Coleman of Republic of Ireland in action against Memphis Depay of Netherlands during the 3 International Friendly ...
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Peter Canavan: Players owe Kieran McGeeney as they bid to atone for league drubbing

Irish Independent - ‎16 hours ago‎
This weekend's big game sees Armagh take on Cavan in Kingspan Breffni Park, and for many, it seems mainly to be about a man who won't be playing - Kieran McGeeney.
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New species of boa constrictor discovered on remote Caribbean island

Irish Independent - ‎May 26, 2016‎
A new species of boa constrictor with silvery scales which has been discovered on a remote island in the Bahamas. Credit: R. Graham Reynolds/PA Wire.
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Comets could have sparked life on Earth as building blocks of DNA found in space

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎3 hours ago‎
Comets really could have sparked life on Earth, scientists have proven for the first time, after finding key components of cells present on the atmosphere of space rocks.
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SpaceX launches a communications satellite and sticks another landing

TechCrunch - ‎13 hours ago‎
It's been a good week for SpaceX. Earlier this week we learned that the company won a lucrative contract with the National Reconnaissance Office, the tight-lipped government organization that runs America's reconnaissance satellites.
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Patients on trolleys left at risk of dehydration

Irish Independent - ‎10 hours ago‎
Some patients who are too sick or injured to leave their trolley in hospital emergency departments are suffering thirst and possible dehydration because staff are failing to bring them a glass of water.
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HSE says €64m price tag for new cancer drug is 'unaffordable'

Irish Independent - ‎10 hours ago‎
The drugs company manufacturing a new cancer medicine is demanding such a high price for the drug that it would cost the State €64m over a five-year period.
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Call for delay to Olympics over Zika is rejected

RTE.ie - ‎5 hours ago‎
The World Health Organization has rejected calls from 150 leading scientists to move or postpone the Rio Olympics because of the ongoing Zika virus.
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Bone scan facility closes with 20-year waiting list

Irish Times - ‎11 hours ago‎
The closure of the main bone-density scanning service in the west of Ireland will lead to a rise in fractures and premature deaths among older people, a leading doctor has warned.
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