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Irish Rugby release dramatic new video for World Cup bid

Irish Rugby release dramatic new video for World Cup bid

A reception with President Michael D. Higgins followed at Aras an Uachtarain before match and venue strategies were presented, followed by a full tour of GAA Headquarters. Given nearly all of Ireland'...

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Police Recover Body Of Allwell Orji From Lagos Lagoon

Police Recover Body Of Allwell Orji From Lagos Lagoon

The late doctor's family members and driver identified his body in the presence of the police. On Tuesday, the commissioner had erroneously made a false statement stating that Dr. The police had rec...

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Intelligence agencies on lookout after London attack

Separately, the State Department said it was closely monitoring the "concerning situation" and was in particular trying to find out whether any U.S. visitors had been caught up in it. Yesterday I spen...

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CSO figures show the counties with highest disposable income

CSO figures show the counties with highest disposable income

At 14.5% higher than the national average, people in the capital earn on average nearly €22,000 in disposable income. Disposable income includes primary income plus social welfare payments minus tax...

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Man drives away from traffic stop, dragging deputy with him

Man drives away from traffic stop, dragging deputy with him

A chase ensued into the City of Waupun. Sheriff Dale Schmidt says his officer is doing well, but remains a little sore, after being dragged by the driver he had pulled over. Officers also say they s...

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London terror attack in photos

Police opened fire on the attacker, killing him. The police officer killed in the Parliament terror attack has been named as Keith Palmer, a 48-year-old husband and father. People were reportedl...

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Jones out injured and Sterling doubtful as Cahill leads England

Jones out injured and Sterling doubtful as Cahill leads England

England also confirmed that there were no immediate plans to call up a replacement for Jones and manager Gareth Southgate would assess his defensive options with centre-back Gary Cahill suspended for ...

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Thousands rally for Trump at Freedom Hall

Thousands rally for Trump at Freedom Hall

President Donald Trump would not answer any questions regarding Russian Federation or wiretapping matter, local news station in Louisville, Kentucky, announced on air. In an arena filled with thousand...

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Reddit's most controversial question was just asked at Neil Gorsuch's Senate hearing

Reddit's most controversial question was just asked at Neil Gorsuch's Senate hearing

Flake said his teenage son asked him to ask Gorsuch the horse-duck question . Familiar to anyone who has ever done an AMA, Reddit always wants to know: Would you rather fight 100 duck-sized horse...

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John McCain Says Congress Isn't Credible Enough to Handle the Russia Investigation

McCain said, "What we need is a select committee". McCain's comments come amid an increasingly bitter feud that erupted between members of the House Intelligence Committee earlier Wednesday, after t...

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Ireland Number 1 For Drinking At Home Before Going On Night Out

Ireland Number 1 For Drinking At Home Before Going On Night Out

Irish rates of pre-drinking are significantly above other countries at 85%, Norway came a close second with 80%, the rate is 75% in the United Kingdom, 67% in France and 51% in Italy.

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TMZ Releases Cocaine Arrest Video Of Former Panther Greg Hardy

WFAA obtained badge camera video of a compliant Hardy during the arrest. "He's very big and fit" and "we have to not stir anything up" were among the comments, per TMZ Sports . Hardy says he didn't k...

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Proposal would make marijuana legal in state

Proposal would make marijuana legal in state

Senate Bill 316 and House Bill 2353 would legalize the possession of up to 28 grams of marijuana and allow facilities to sell marijuana products for adults over 21 and tax those sales "in a manner s...

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ICC jails ex-DRC VP for a year for bribing witnesses

ICC jails ex-DRC VP for a year for bribing witnesses

Jean-Pierre Bemba was also sentenced to pay a fine of 300,000 euros within three months which will then be transferred to the Victims Fund, the ICC said. This sentence is the first corruption trial ...

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Breakthrough reported as United Kingdom hosts meeting to defuse Pak-Afghan tensions

Breakthrough reported as United Kingdom hosts meeting to defuse Pak-Afghan tensions

Pakistan shut down the Afghan border after series of terror incidents last month claimed lives of more than a hundred people and injured scores others. Afghanistan denies the charge, and has long accu...

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London attack: Policeman among four dead after being stabbed outside Parliament

Prime Minister Theresa May was being kept updated and was due to chair a meeting of the government's crisis response committee. Parliament had been crowded and busy because it was Wednesday's weekly...

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Multiple Casualties Reported After UK Parliament Attack

The Metropolitan Police are now treating the incidents as terrorist attacks. Metropolitan Police Commander B.J. Harrington said a full counter-terrorism operation was under way and that the Acting...

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Seth Meyers: Hillary Clinton is ready for 'Game of Thrones'-style revenge

Seth Meyers: Hillary Clinton is ready for 'Game of Thrones'-style revenge

Meanwhile, confirming that there is no evidence Obama had ever wiretapped Trump. This, and Trump's Fox News interview with Tucker Carlson last week, left Meyers wondering exactly where Trump is gett...

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Chevron confirms sale of its SA assets to Sinopec

Chevron confirms sale of its SA assets to Sinopec

French oil firm Total, and commodity traders Glencore and Gunvor bowed out of the auction because of the South African government's desire to keep Chevron's 110,000 barrels a day Cape Town refinery ru...

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Police officer killed in Westminster terror attack named as PC Keith Palmer

Police officer killed in Westminster terror attack named as PC Keith Palmer

The attacker then got out and fatally stabbed a police officer before being shot dead by guards, the BBC and other outlets report. The man has been named as 48-year-old Keith Palmer. James Cleverl...

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UK Parliament on lockdown after 'terror incident' nearby

MPs were held in the Commons chamber, while others who were in the Palace at the time of the attack were gradually evacuated across the square to Westminster Abbey. London Mayor Sadiq Khan announced ...

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Trump Sticks to His Unfounded Surveillance Claims Despite FBI, NSA Remarks

During a House Intelligence Committee hearing on Russian interference in the US election, ranking member Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) asked Rogers about the veracity of those reports, which GCHQ has dism...

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Netanyahu seeks to boost commercial ties with China

Netanyahu seeks to boost commercial ties with China

Israel and China signed three bilateral agreements, including one allowing 20,000 Chinese workers to obtain visas permitting them to work at Israeli construction sites. In the name of the government, ...

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Libya general's forces linked to war crimes: HRW

Libya general's forces linked to war crimes: HRW

This includes a video of an LNA captain shooting three restrained men in the back with a machine gun as they kneeled facing a wall. It described the extrajudicial killing of opponents during armed c...

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Tipperary toddler gets STUCK inside an arcade claw machine

Tipperary toddler gets STUCK inside an arcade claw machine

Jamie had tried unsuccessfully (haven't we all, Jamie!) to win a cuddly toy and with a never say never attitude decided that he'd forget the claw and take matters into his own hands - literally. 'He t...

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US charges Jordanian woman in 2001 Jerusalem bombing

US charges Jordanian woman in 2001 Jerusalem bombing

Ahlam Aref Ahmad al-Tamimi was placed on FBI's " Most Wanted Terrorist " list. The criminal complaint unsealed Tuesday charged Al-Tamimi, who worked as a journalist at a television station, with c...

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Ibrahim Halawa trial postponed for 20th time in Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa trial postponed for 20th time in Egypt

Mr Halawa. the son of a prominent Muslim cleric in Dublin Sheikh Hussein Halawa, was imprisoned after being detained in a mosque near Ramses Square in Cairo as the Muslim Brotherhood protested over th...

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Three French schoolchildren hurt in London attack

People began leaving the Houses of Parliament about two hours after the incident. Social media video shows bodies strewn on Westminster bridge. Portcullis House and the Palace of Westminster - a nea...

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Diplomats told to stop bringing Trudeau cutouts to events

Diplomats told to stop bringing Trudeau cutouts to events

His clean-cut, boysish good looks - but more importantly his strong, progressive policies - have won him fans in countries everywhere. We couldn't help but notice that there's no ban on acquiring and ...

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House Intel chairman: Trump's personal communications may have been collected

Mr Comey was the latest government official to reject Trump's claims , made without any evidence, that Obama had wiretapped his NY skyscraper during the campaign. I'm not going to get into legal defi...

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