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Two men questioned over Dublin rape are released

RTE.ie - ‎3 hours ago‎
Two men being questioned in connection with the rape of a woman in Dublin yesterday morning have been released without charge. The two men were arrested in connection with the attack yesterday morning.
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Ex-bank executives sentenced for €7.2bn conspiracy

RTE.ie - ‎13 hours ago‎
Three former bank executives have been sentenced to prison terms ranging from two years to three and a half years for a €7.2bn conspiracy to defraud in September 2008.
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Deutsche Bank scrapes through European banks stress test

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
FRANKFURT Deutsche Bank (DBKGn.DE) showed a weaker reading in the European Union's banking stress test than most of its peers, indicating that the lender still has far to go in a revamp it launched last year.
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Crumlin United To Face FAI Cup Holders Dundalk In The Third Round

98FM - ‎12 hours ago‎
St Patrick's Athletic have been handed a tough FAI Cup third round tie as they face runaway first division leaders Limerick. Bohemians will face top tier opposition in Derry City.
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Fitzmaurice confident Kerry will benefit from long lay-off

Irish Independent - ‎21 hours ago‎
Eamonn Fitzmaurice is wary of a Clare team who have 'serious' confidence and momentum. Photo: Sportsfile. Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice feels the freshness provided by their route to the All-Ireland quarter-final can supplant any lack of game ...

Police identify over 500 children among 30 million indecent images

Irish Examiner - ‎10 hours ago‎
More than 500 children have been identified as potential victims of online sexual abuse during a major police investigation. As many as 30 million indecent images were recovered during Police Scotland's Operation Lattise which has resulted in the ...
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Two men charged over links to November Paris attacks

Irish Independent - ‎3 hours ago‎
Two men believed to be connected to the 13 November Paris attacks have been charged with terror offences in France, according to a judicial source.
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Pope Francis makes solemn, silent visit to Auschwitz

Irish Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
Pope Francis wrote another important page in his dramatic pontificate when he made a solemn and silent visit to the former Nazi concentration camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau, near Krakow.
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Two-thirds in Republic 'would vote for united Ireland'

Irish Independent - ‎11 hours ago‎
Two out of three people in the Irish Republic would vote for a united Ireland, a major opinion poll has found. Share. Email. Go To.
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Donegal near top of national fatality rates for road deaths

Irish Times - ‎18 hours ago‎
Donegal is consistently found to have one of the highest road fatality rates in the country, and road deaths are still above average, according to latest figures.
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Father of brain-damaged girl hits out after court

RTE.ie - ‎8 hours ago‎
The father of a girl who was severely brain damaged at birth has hit out over the legal battle he and his family had to endure for seven years before reaching a €2.4m interim settlement today.
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In Donegal, a few hard truths must be accepted on road safety

Irish Times - ‎16 hours ago‎
Here in Donegal we have a great reputation for the beauty of the landscape. But we now have an even greater reputation for the dreadful madness and carnage on our roads.

Consumers facing higher electricity bills as PSO levy to rise

Irish Independent - ‎8 hours ago‎
HOMEOWNERS and businesses are facing higher electricity bills after a decision to raise the levy on their bills to support renewable energy and to ensure security of energy supply.
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Industrial action could be on the way at Dublin Bus

Newstalk 106-108 fm - ‎4 hours ago‎
SIPTU and NBRU members at Dublin Bus have rejected a Labour Court recommendation on pay and conditions. NBRU members showed their anger at the proposals put to them, by a margin of 95% against.
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Bank holiday traffic disruption: What you need to know

Irish Times - ‎10 hours ago‎
A “military-style” operation is to be put in place to keep traffic moving in Dublin City this weekend, as major sporting events at the Aviva and Croke Park coincide with the closure of city quays and O'Connell Bridge to facilitate Luas works.
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Mortgage lending up as property prices rise 6.6%

Irish Times - ‎12 hours ago‎
Mortgage lending by Irish banks rose €105 million in June, the largest increase since early 2010, new figures from the Central Bank reveal.
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AA survey reveals the worrying extent of the drink-driving problem in Ireland

JOE - ‎9 hours ago‎
More than one in ten Irish motorists have admitted to drink-driving in the last year. A survey of just under 11,000 motorists in Ireland has revealed that 13 per cent of motorists have admitted to drink driving within the last 12 months.

A smart suitcase that follows you around is exactly what you need during your holidays

BreakingNews.ie - ‎3 hours ago‎
Carrying heavy luggage around is one of those less joyous things you have to do when you are heading on holiday. But lugging your bags could become a thing of the past, thanks to a start-up company based in China and the US which is planning to ...
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Oculus launch-exclusive Adr1ft nows lets you get lost in space on HTC Vive

TechCrunch - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
I'm going to put this right up front: Adr1ft isn't for the weak of stomach. The virtual reality free-floating space survival sim left me a tad queasy, and I'm somewhere in the middle of the VR sickness sensitive spectrum.
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Wikipedia Updates Android App with New Look, Focus on News

Android Headlines - ‎10 hours ago‎
For a lot of us, our smartphone apps are some of the more common ways in which we connect to the internet and services that we use on our smartphones.
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Garth Brooks will not play concert in Ireland in 2017, says singer's manager

Irish Mirror - ‎14 hours ago‎
Garth Brooks' manager has poured cold water on rumours the country singer will play a concert in Ireland next year. The Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr Des Cahill yesterday claimed both Brooks and Adele would perform in the Rebel City next year, but the ...
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Student advertises HIMSELF on DoneDeal ...searching for a debs date

Irish Mirror - ‎9 hours ago‎
With debs season fast approaching, one student has come up with a novel way of finding himself a date for the big night. Matthew O'Gorman recently graduated from Glenart College in Arklow, Wicklow, and was wondering just how he was going to find the ...
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Bray rearguard finally breached as Shamrock Rovers take point home

Irish Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
Bray Wanderers 1 Shamrock Rovers 1. Gary McCabe brought Bray Wanderers' run of almost 10 hours without having conceded a goal to an end as his second-half penalty salvaged a point for Shamrock Rovers at the Carlisle Grounds.
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Dublin teen carries Olympic torch ahead of opening ceremony

Irish Times - ‎17 hours ago‎
Dublin teenager Mark O'Brien last night became the only Irish person to take part in the relay bringing the Olympic torch to Rio de Janeiro for the opening ceremony of the Summer Games next Friday.
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The trouble with the Olympic Games

The Guardian - ‎8 hours ago‎
In July 2005, a few days after London was awarded the 2012 Olympic Games, I took the Docklands Light Railway to Pudding Mill Lane.
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2016 Rio Olympics date and everything you need to know about the games

CBS sports.com (blog) - ‎8 hours ago‎
The 2016 Rio Olympics are just a week away, so whether you like it or not the bulk of the sports conversation will shift to the games over the next couple of weeks. If you're like most Americans you haven't thought about the Olympics in four years, so ...
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South Sudanese refugee knocked out of Olympics a week before Games begin

The Guardian - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
Mangar Makur Chuot - the South Sudanese refugee who rose from a refugee camp to qualify for the Olympic Games - has been controversially de-selected by the South Sudan team, without explanation a week before the Games begin.

Rio 2016: City revamped in run-up to Olympics

Aljazeera.com - ‎13 hours ago‎
But in the run-up to the Olympic Games next month, it has spent tens of millions of dollars on urban renewal and transport.
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Cockroach 'milk' could be the superfood of the future

Irish Times - ‎5 hours ago‎
The humble cockroach could provide the superfood of the future. An international group of scientists has discovered that the “milk” produced by a species of cockroach has great nutritional value and could become a food supplement for human consumption.
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Solar Capture Technique Turns CO2 Into Burnable Fuel

Gizmodo - ‎6 hours ago‎
Simulated sunlight powers a photosynthetic cell that turns atmospheric carbon dioxide into synthetic gas. (Image: UIC). Engineers at the University of Chicago have created a new kind of solar cell that efficiently converts atmospheric carbon dioxide ...
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Herbs can act as natural pain relief

TV3.ie - ‎12 hours ago‎
Next time you cook a meal you may want to chuck in some rosemary and thyme, as the ingredients not only add aroma and taste but they act as natural painkillers, a new study has found.

Tiny, adorable rescued glider joey finds a new human 'mum' at Taronga Zoo

Irish Examiner - ‎1 hour ago‎
A tiny yellow-bellied glider who survived a collision with a barbed wire fence has found a surrogate mum at Taronga Zoo. Tiny, adorable rescued glider joey finds a new human.
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In Honor of National Orgasm Day, Here's the Difference Between Male and Female Orgasms

Mic - ‎4 hours ago‎
As National Orgasm Day approaches this Sunday, nerdy YouTube channel AsapSCIENCE is here to bring up the timeless question: Are all orgasms created equal?
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Health Officials Report Risk Of Lyme Disease-Infected Ticks In Washtenaw County

CBS Local - ‎2 hours ago‎
ANN ARBOR (WWJ) - Health officials are alerting residents about the possible presence of Lyme disease in Southeast Michigan. The Washtenaw County Public Health department says a man there has been diagnosed with the infection, which is caused by a ...
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