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22 February 2020, Saturday

Have you seen 17-year-old Kayleigh O'Brien? She's been missing since Monday

She was last seen on Monday.

22.2.2020

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BBC broadcaster Simon Warr dies aged 65 hours after revealing cancer battle

BBC broadcaster Simon Warr dies aged 65 hours after revealing cancer battle

22.2.2020

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Met Éireann issue new rainfall warning for 15 counties, and there's snow on the way too | JOE.ie

Rain AND snow!

22.2.2020

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Schoolboy being questioned by Gardai afte 54-hour armed standoff at house

Schoolboy being questioned by Gardai afte 54-hour armed standoff at house in Co Donegal

22.2.2020

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Jurgen Klopp defends Man Utd over botched Erling Haaland transfer

Jurgen Klopp defends Man Utd over botched Erling Haaland transfer

22.2.2020

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Wind warning issued for 15 counties

Wind warning issued for 15 counties

22.2.2020

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Wind warning issued for 15 counties

Wind warning issued for 15 counties

22.2.2020

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EastEnders fans fear Ben Mitchell's deafness has worsened after he almost drowned

EastEnders fans fear Ben Mitchell's deafness has worsened after he almost drowned

22.2.2020

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Opinion: Addressing the gender pay gap may cost Irish companies, but the costs of failing to do so are greater

Much is yet to be done to tackle inequality, writes Dr Michelle Cullen.

22.2.2020

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Who is listening to the players?

Who is listening to the players? | JohnFogartyIrl

22.2.2020

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Coalition formed in South Sudan following agreement to end civil war

Coalition formed in South Sudan following agreement to end civil war

22.2.2020

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Coalition formed in South Sudan following agreement to end civil war

Coalition formed in South Sudan following agreement to end civil war

22.2.2020

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Rapist, 20, who stalked woman off Tube and pounced tried to blame TWIN

Rapist, 20, who stalked woman off Tube and pounced tried to blame twin

22.2.2020

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TV star Chris Packham finds dead badger strung up on his front gate

TV star Chris Packham finds dead badger strung up on his front gate

22.2.2020

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20-county rain alert as experts warn of 'heavy snowfall' and gusty winds

20-county rain alert as experts warn of 'heavy snowfall' and gusty winds

22.2.2020

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The difference between Irish and American debaters

Niamh Ní Mhaoileoin recalls a college debating tour of the US – her Irish Times Debate prize

22.2.2020

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Social Democrats rule out going into a coalition government with Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael

Talks have been ongoing for more than a week now but there is no sign of a government being formed.

22.2.2020

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Emmerdale’s Zak Dingle actor Steve Halliwell back on set as soap legend returns to the show after six month break

Emmerdale’s Zak Dingle actor Steve Halliwell back on set as soap legend returns to the show after six month break

22.2.2020

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Flood defences in place in Co Clare amid heavy rainfall

Sandbags and pumping generators are being distributed to houses along a rural road in an effort to keep the waters from endangering homes

22.2.2020

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Spectacular Rio Carnival kicks off with dancers in show-stopping outfits

Spectacular Rio Carnival kicks off with dancers in show-stopping outfits

22.2.2020

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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry forced to drop Sussex Royal brand after Queen hires top lawyers to ban it

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry forced to drop Sussex Royal brand after Queen hires top lawyers to ban it

22.2.2020

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Eoghan McDermott on being spat on and not leaving house over Fairytale of NY

The 36-year-old Limerick native opened up after the passing of his friend, Love Island host Caroline Flack

22.2.2020

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Founder of disabilities network with Irish centres sexually abused six women

L’Arche report says founder sexually abused six women

22.2.2020

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Towns in northern Italy put in special measures over Covid-19 outbreak

Towns in northern Italy put in special measures over Covid-19 outbreak

22.2.2020

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Towns in northern Italy put in special measures over Covid-19 outbreak

Towns in northern Italy put in special measures over Covid-19 outbreak

22.2.2020

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Eoghan McDermott on the tragic death of Caroline Flack - The Late Late Show

22.2.2020

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Love Island's Zara McDermott hits back at trolls as she defends one and a half stone weight loss

Love Island's Zara McDermott hits back at trolls as she defends one and a half stone weight loss

22.2.2020

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Irish singer says she is 'healthy and safe' after being evacuated from coronavirus-hit ship

Irish singer says she is 'healthy and safe' after being evacuated from coronavirus-hit ship

22.2.2020

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Caroline O'Donoghue: Eleven fraught conversations about buying a house

Eleven fraught conversations about buying a house | Czaroline

22.2.2020

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Mike Bloomberg's $400 million (and counting) bet on the presidency and his plan to target Trump

The former New York Mayor has been the talk of the Democratic campaign this week.

22.2.2020

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Myles Stephenson gets blood drained from his lungs as he suffers setback in recovery from snowboarding crash

Myles Stephenson gets blood drained from his lungs as he suffers setback in recovery from snowboarding crash

22.2.2020

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Win a afternoon tea and a golf-day out at Luttrellstown Castle

Competition: Win champagne afternoon tea and a round of golf with lunch for four at Luttrellstown Castle Resort

22.2.2020

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Medical Council makes fresh finding against obstetrician Peter Van Geene

Doctor was previously found guilty of poor professional performance over hysterectomy

22.2.2020

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Dancing With The Stars judge Julian Benson to miss Sunday night's show

Dancing With The Stars judge Julian Benson to miss Sunday night's show because of sickness

22.2.2020

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Lewis Burton 'likes' Strictly star Janette Manrara's tribute to Caroline

Lewis Burton 'likes' Strictly star Janette Manrara's tribute to Caroline Flack

9 minutes ago

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Tyson Fury weighs 42lbs more than Deontay Wilder as rivals are kept apart

Tyson Fury weighs three stone more than Deontay Wilder as rivals are kept apart TysonFury DeontayWilder

12 minutes ago

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Ryanair’s Michael O’Leary under fire for comments on Muslim men

Ryanair’s Michael O’Leary calls for extra airport checks on Muslim men

13 minutes ago

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'No effort made by Sinn Féin to distance or disown itself from IRA' - five justice ministers back Garda Commissioner

Garda boss: IRA's army council still oversees Sinn Féin

14 minutes ago

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Meghan and Prince Harry's tensions with palace laid bare in bombshell statement

Meghan and Prince Harry's tensions with palace laid bare in latest bombshell statement

15 minutes ago

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Three men arrested after shots fired at gardai in Donegal as firearms recovered

Three men arrested after shots fired at gardai in Donegal as firearms recovered

15 minutes ago

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Quaden Bayles' mum's fury as trolls falsely claim bullied boy, 9, is a man

Quaden Bayles' mum's fury as trolls falsely claim bullied boy, 9, is a man

19 minutes ago

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Female joggers held at knifepoint during aggravated robbery in Greystones

The latest incident happened on Thursday evening.

19 minutes ago

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Judge Julian Benson forced to miss Dancing with the Stars this week due to illness

Judge Julian Benson forced to miss Dancing with the Stars this week due to illness

21 minutes ago

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Social Democrats rule out being part of any Fianna Fail/Fine Gael partnership

Social Democrats rule out being part of any Fianna Fail/Fine Gael partnership

29 minutes ago

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€170m spent to put homeless families in emergency accommodation last year

€170m spent to put homeless families in emergency accommodation last year

31 minutes ago

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€170m spent to put homeless families in emergency accommodation last year

€170m spent to put homeless families in emergency accommodation last year

31 minutes ago

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Roy Keane gets hilarious response from young Man Utd fan on Late Late Show

The 10-year-old Donegal lad gave Keano a reply he wasn't expecting

34 minutes ago

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Social Democrats rule out coalition with FF or FG

Social Democrats co-leader Catherine Murphy has confirmed that the party will not go into coalition with Fianna Fáil or Fine Gael.

37 minutes ago

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EastEnders viewers baffled as Peter Beale returns and is now '7ft tall'

EastEnders viewers baffled as Peter Beale returns and is now '7ft tall'

39 minutes ago

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Three men arrested after incident wher shots fired at gardai in Co Donegal

Three men arrested after incident where shots fired at gardai in Co Donegal

40 minutes ago

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The view from Clondalkin: If Sinn Féin don’t get in, ‘there will be marches’

The last thing many voters in west Dublin want to see is a Fine Gael-Fianna Fáil coalition

44 minutes ago

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Personal Insights: My love letter to Ireland

Nice reading on a grey wintery old day ... Personal Insights: My love letter to Ireland

46 minutes ago

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Inside Chris Hughes and Jesy Nelson’s romantic boat trip with heart balloons

Inside Chris Hughes and Jesy Nelson’s romantic boat trip with heart balloons

49 minutes ago

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The Irish protocol puts the North at the centre of a complicated Venn diagram

Northern Ireland is “at the centre of a very complicated Venn diagram”, is how one academic put it.

54 minutes ago

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'People spat on me, I didn't leave my house for months' - Eoghan McDermott on Fairytale of New York and Caroline Flack's death

'People spat on me, I didn't leave my house for months' - Eoghan McDermott on Fairytale of New York and Caroline Flack's death

58 minutes ago

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Kate Middleton shares unseen photo with young fan following parenting survey

Kate Middleton shares unseen photo with young fan following parenting survey

58 minutes ago

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Roy Keane slot on Late Late Show prompts viewers to vent frustration at RTE

The star attraction of the show was kept until the last slot

59 minutes ago

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Man in his 40s dead after van collided with tree in Co Kilkenny

A van collided with a tree on the R705 between Goresbridge and Bagenalstown

1 hours ago

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Three men arrested after shots fired at Gardaí in Donegal | JOE.ie

Three men arrested after shots fired at Gardaí in Donegal

1 hours ago

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RTE DWTS judge Julian Benson forced to pull out of Sunday show due to ill health

RTE DWTS judge Julian Benson forced to pull out of Sunday show due to ill health

1 hours ago

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Irish singer 'healthy and safe' as she's evacuated from coronavirus cruise

Irish singer 'healthy and safe' as she's evacuated from coronavirus cruise

1 hours ago

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Three arrested following shooting incident in Donegal

During a brief standoff, the armed man shot in the direction of gardaí, causing damage to a patrol car

1 hours ago

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Danny Cipriani opens up after death of ex-girlfriend Caroline Flack

1 hours ago

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Renua in talks with 'more than one' Independent TD about becoming leader of the party

Renua says it is in talks with 'more than one' Independent TD about becoming leader of the party

1 hours ago

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Man dies after van strikes tree in Co Kilkenny

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses or anyone who may have information to contact Thomastown Garda Station

1 hours ago

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I was a size 24 & I've finally got my sex drive back after losing 8st in a year

I was a size 24 & I've finally got my sex drive back after losing 8st in a year

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Man arrested after shooting rifle in direction of gardaí in Co Donegal

Man arrested after shooting rifle in direction of gardaí in Co Donegal

1 hours ago

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How have our grey seals adapted to eat venomous weever fish?

Few, if any, of Ireland’s mammals have evolved the ability to eat venomous creatures

1 hours ago

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Teenage boy arrested following 54-hour stand-off with gardai in Donegal

Teenage boy arrested following 54-hour stand-off with gardai in Donegal

2 hours ago

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Irish passenger on quarintined ship evacuated to Australia

Irish passenger on quarintined ship evacuated to Australia

2 hours ago

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Irish passenger on quarintined ship evacuated to Australia

Irish passenger on quarintined ship evacuated to Australia

2 hours ago

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Irish singer leaves cruise ship for coronavirus quarantine in Australia

Irish singer Rebecca Harkin leaves Diamond Princess cruise ship for coronavirus quarantine in Australia

2 hours ago

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The 4-7-8 method that will get you to sleep in just 60 seconds

The 4-7-8 method that will get you to sleep in just 60 seconds

2 hours ago

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Is 2020 the world’s last chance to tackle climate change?

As we enter a make-or-break decade in addressing the crisis, just three of 197 countries have met an agreed deadline to strengthen climate plans

2 hours ago

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This is England - keep out: immigration plan is an ominous sign of what's to come

Martina Devlin: 'This is England - keep out: immigration plan is an ominous sign of what's to come'

2 hours ago

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Three men arrested after gardaí shot at in Glenties

Three men arrested after gardaí shot at in Glenties

2 hours ago

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Three men arrested after gardaí shot at in Glenties

Three men arrested after gardaí shot at in Glenties

2 hours ago

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Billie Eilish is only second artist in 60 years to have No1 hit with Bond theme

Billie Eilish is only second artist in 60 years to have No1 hit with Bond theme

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Second person dead after third major road collision since Friday evening | JOE.ie

Two people have died on Irish roads since last night

2 hours ago

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Why does Northern Ireland sometimes feel so far away?

Could you pinpoint Slieve Gullion on a map?

2 hours ago

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Anyone else noticed spring’s early arrival? Readers’ nature queries

Ethna Viney on a parasitic wasp, territorial robins and unusual sightings in January

2 hours ago

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Gang boss wanting revenge over pal’s murder behind order to execute Keane

Gang boss wanting revenge over pal’s murder behind order to execute Keane

2 hours ago

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Man, 40s, dies after van collides with tree on R705 in Kilkenny in early hours

Man, 40s, dies after van collides with tree on R705 in Kilkenny in early hours

2 hours ago

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Man, 40s, dies in Kilkenny crash

Man, 40s, dies in Kilkenny crash

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Man, 40s, dies in Kilkenny crash

Man, 40s, dies in Kilkenny crash

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Grace Millane's killer tried to lure second date hours after murder

Grace Millane's killer tried to lure second date hours after murder

2 hours ago

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Brave young Irishwoman tells how rare disease robbed her of a childhood

Brave young Tipperary woman tells how rare disease robbed her of a childhood

2 hours ago

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Ciara Phelan: Insulting to say young SF voters don’t care about IRA atrocities

Ciara Phelan column: Insulting to suggest young Sinn Fein voters don’t care about IRA atrocities ciaraphelan_

2 hours ago

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Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary slammed for ‘abhorrent’ remarks on Muslims

Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary slammed for ‘abhorrent’ remarks on Muslims

2 hours ago

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A nation once again: Does rugby show the path to a united Ireland?

A nation once again: Does rugby show the path to a united Ireland?

2 hours ago

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WATCH: Lad who wrote letter to Jürgen Klopp meets Roy Keane on The Late Late Show | JOE.ie

Only Roy Keane could make 'follow your dreams' sound like a threat

2 hours ago

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Frank Lampard claims Jose Mourinho is exaggerating Tottenham injury crisis

Frank Lampard claims Jose Mourinho is exaggerating Tottenham injury crisis

2 hours ago

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Drinking beer daily 'can nearly DOUBLE a man's chances of hitting 90'

Drinking beer daily 'can nearly double a man's chances of hitting 90'

2 hours ago

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Met Eireann forecast snow and sleet to fall this weekend in the north

Irish weather: Met Eireann forecast snow and sleet are set to fall on Sunday night

2 hours ago

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Prison hostage takers give up weapon for a Mars bar

Prison hostage takers give up weapon for a Mars bar

2 hours ago

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Jacqueline Jossa teases fans by hinting at EastEnders comeback

Jacqueline Jossa teases fans by hinting at EastEnders comeback

2 hours ago

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The test of time: Ranking all of our Taoisigh

The test of time: Ranking all of our Taoisigh

2 hours ago

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Woman dies after being struck by car in Cork | JOE.ie

Very sad news

2 hours ago

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'Particularly nasty' - man (74) who slashed woman's car tyres as he didn't like where it was parked avoids conviction

'Particularly nasty' - man (74) who slashed woman's car tyres as he didn't like where it was parked avoids conviction

2 hours ago

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Make-A-Wish Ireland gives children and families hope and strength, CEO says

Make-A-Wish Ireland gives children and families hope and strength, CEO says

3 hours ago

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