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Yesterday’s News

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everybody’s talking about Irish Water applications, the tragic Kildare crash and the shooting in a US high school…

Man charged over killing of elderly couple at their Donegal home

The 42-year-old is due to appear before a special court sitting tonight.

Two dead after shooter opens fire at US high school

Police are at the scene in Washington, north Seattle.

From Business ETC Stephen Hawking wrote his first Facebook post, and it’s brilliant Infinite Like

Kildare woman killed in last night’s garda chase crash has been named

The collision occurred at approximately 8.45pm.

Two-year-old girl dies of Ebola in Mali’s first case

The girl had recently returned to Mali from neighbouring Guinea.

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Gardaí concerned for 14-year-old missing since Monday

She was last seen in the Clondalkin area at 8.30pm that evening.

Solicitors for group accused by Maíria Cahill claim Enda is holding ‘kangaroo courts’

“Processes have been undermined before they have even begun.”

From The Daily Edge 11 people who need to be banned from Halloween Trick Or Treat

11 people who need to be banned from Halloween

They really do not understand how this whole thing works.

From The Score As It Happened: Kilmacud Crokes v St Judes, Dublin SHC final Friday Night Lights

As It Happened: Kilmacud Crokes v St Judes, Dublin SHC final

Can Kilmacud Crokes retain a title they last won in 2012 or will St Judes deliver a historic first senior crown?

From The Score As it happened: Dundalk v Cork City, Airtricity League Premier Division decider LOI

As it happened: Dundalk v Cork City, Airtricity League Premier Division decider

It’s the Lilywhites v the Rebel Army. And the title’s up for grabs.

New York cop in serious condition after hatchet attack

Media reports have suggested the attack had recently converted to Islam.

From The Daily Edge Charming video captures a day in the life of Dublin city with disposable cameras Capturing Our Capital

Charming video captures a day in the life of Dublin city with disposable cameras

Filmmaker Rebecca Birmingham placed the cameras across the city, inviting the public to help create this lovely mini-documentary.

Rental market report ‘offers absolutely nothing for tenants’

A report yesterday suggested that rent controls would not help the rental market.

Cameron: ‘No way are we paying a surprise bill from the EU for €2bn’ Bills Bills Bills This post contains videos

Cameron: ‘No way are we paying a surprise bill from the EU for €2bn’

“If people think that is going to happen they’ve got another thing coming.”

From The Score Here’s the 2014 Allstar hurling team – 7 for Tipperary, 6 for Kilkenny, 2 for Limerick Lovely Hurling

Here’s the 2014 Allstar hurling team – 7 for Tipperary, 6 for Kilkenny, 2 for Limerick

There are eight first-time winners in this year’s Allstar team.

The chances of Ebola reaching Ireland? ‘Very low’

That’s according to the National Public Health Emergency Team.

Watchdog finds issues with nutrition and healthcare at Galway nursing home

Hiqa carried out an unannounced inspection of Aras Chois Fharraige last month.

Varadkar: Clearly if Mr Kelleher was minister, things would be much worse

Fianna Fáil’s Billy Kelleher criticised the Health Minister’s approach to HSE waiting lists, with 41,600 people waiting more than a year for an outpatient appointment.

Man shot in thigh and stomach in Belfast

The PSNI is investigating the incident, which took place earlier today.

Rescuer of toddler who climbed out window onto busy road gets bravery award

One Garda received awards for two separate acts of bravery.

Police in Northern Ireland seized a lot of cannabis plants last night This post contains images
From The Daily Edge Americans are just discovering Ballykissangel, and they are loving it Ballykissangel

Americans are just discovering Ballykissangel, and they are loving it

Yes. Over a decade after it finished up.

From Business ETC Volkswagen recalls 1,256 cars in Ireland Total Recall

Volkswagen recalls 1,256 cars in Ireland

If you have a Volkswagen Polo 1,2 TDI, you should definitely read this.

‘Half-baked madcap proposal’ – TD criticises proposed north Dublin pipeline project

Independent Dublin TD Tommy Broughan raised his concerns in the Dáil yesterday.

From The Score 13-year old Ronan Fitzgerald had 120 seconds of life left after a clash of heads Recovery

13-year old Ronan Fitzgerald had 120 seconds of life left after a clash of heads

Thankfully, the Kerry youngster made a full recovery.

After senators agreed to recognise the state Palestine, will TDs follow suit?

After senators agreed to recognise the state Palestine, will TDs follow suit?

Fianna Fáil are pushing for a Dáil vote on the issue.

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From Business ETC WATCH: This ad for Sony’s 4K HDTV is unbelievably beautiful Minds Blown

WATCH: This ad for Sony’s 4K HDTV is unbelievably beautiful

Watching Winning Streak on this thing would be a religious experience.

From Business ETC There are too many second-rate colleges in Ireland with ‘Mickey Mouse courses’ In Disneyland

There are too many second-rate colleges in Ireland with ‘Mickey Mouse courses’

Why one Irish entrepreneur hired staff from India, Portugal and Sweden over local workers.

From The Daily Edge This guy called Darth Vader is running for election, and he’s kind of brilliant Vote Vader
From Business ETC Mega Fyffes deal hits banana skin as Chiquita goes Brazillian Not So A-peeling

Mega Fyffes deal hits banana skin as Chiquita goes Brazillian

The world’s biggest banana firm won’t be Irish after all.

Meet the minister who has Star Wars and X-Men bobbleheads on his desk

Han Solo, Darth Maul and Wolverine all share the minister’s office.

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