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Today’s News

New images of gunmen emerge as hunt for Drumcondra attackers intensifies

Three of the raiders were wearing SWAT uniforms and carrying assault weapons. Another gunman was dressed as a woman.

Ireland condemns North Korea’s launch of rocket into space

The launch violated multiple UN resolutions.

Poll: Do you put on weight when you go on holidays? Your Say This post contains a poll

Two puppeteers have been arrested for ‘glorifying terrorism’

Other scenes in their show – like the hanging of a judge and the rape of a nun – also shocked the audience.

From Business ETC The one thing most businesses still screw up on social media Easy Advice

The one thing most businesses still screw up on social media

One of the world’s top social media experts shares his simple advice that all companies can follow.

From The Daily Edge A video of two Tyrone fellas struggling to move a couch down a hill has gone global Couch Gag
From The42 Ireland’s Artem Lobov unable to register a first UFC win after unanimous defeat in Las Vegas Russian Roulette

Ireland’s Artem Lobov unable to register a first UFC win after unanimous defeat in Las Vegas

The Russian-born SBG fighter went down to Alex White at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.

Check out these incredible photos of the solar system Out Of This World This post contains images
From Business ETC This is how you can control your desktop remotely TechKnowHow

This is how you can control your desktop remotely

Or just help solve someone else’s PC/Mac problem without having to leave your own.

Photos: Race to free 120 people still buried under rubble

An investigation into the cause of the collapse has been launched.

From The Daily Edge This popular Greystones pizza truck is moving into Dublin city centre Gaillot And Gray

This popular Greystones pizza truck is moving into Dublin city centre

Gaillot & Gray are moving into an actual building as well.

From The42 The NBA’s best player thrilled again as the Warriors continued incredible home streak Golden Boy This post contains videos

The NBA’s best player thrilled again as the Warriors continued incredible home streak

Steph Curry grabbed 26 points and embarrassed Kevin Durant a few times too.

From The Daily Edge Beyoncé dropped a new single out of nowhere and everyone is losing it Formation
From The42 Money, ambition, intent: China’s football revolution & the wider implications for the sport Red Army

Money, ambition, intent: China’s football revolution & the wider implications for the sport

In just two weeks, the country has broken its transfer record three times and has signed some in-demand players at their peak.

Sitdown Sunday: They adopted a daughter – but did they kill her 12 years later?

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

From The42 There are no protections in place for clean athletes to expose dopers – Mark English Frustration

There are no protections in place for clean athletes to expose dopers – Mark English

The Donegal runner admits Seb Coe’s IAAF presidency has been ‘frustrating’.

‘I get news about him constantly, and unfortunately it’s not good’: The week in quotes

Here’s what was said and who said what this week.

Three weather warnings issued for the early hours as Storm Imogen hits

A status orange wind warning has been issued for Cork and Kerry.

From The42 Everything you wanted to know about American football but were afraid to ask Introduction
From The Daily Edge 15 election promises Irish politicians should actually make Making Promises
From The Daily Edge This couple shared their lovely Humans of Dublin proposal story on the Ray D’Arcy Show Stories To Tell

This couple shared their lovely Humans of Dublin proposal story on the Ray D’Arcy Show

And other heroes of the popular Facebook page were there too.

Your holidays can make you put on weight

Because you eat and drink more. Obviously.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Investigation of gangland shooting in hotel continues, North Korea launches rocket and RTÉ to make complaint after cameraman injured at protest.

‘The boy would scream uncontrollably’ – Photographer describes time with ‘bucket baby’ in Brazil

Felipe Dana spent time with Solange Ferreira and her baby boy Jose, who was born with an abnormally small head.

From The42 151 days after the NFL season started… here’s who we think will win Super Bowl 50 NFL Preview

151 days after the NFL season started… here’s who we think will win Super Bowl 50

Steve O’Rourke and Paul Hosford preview tonight’s match-up.

Women can see when other women are at their most fertile by just looking at their face

That’s according to a study which found that more fertile women “are better at guarding their mate from potential adultery”.

FactCheck: Did Enda Kenny really call Michael Lowry ‘a man of the highest integrity’?

TheJournal.ie’s GE16 FactCheck tests a claim about the Taoiseach’s erstwhile stance towards the Tipperary TD.

From The42 Ireland’s Annalise Murphy on great expectations, Rio’s unclean water and coping with light winds Interview

‘Power is a drug’: Alan Kelly’s recent interview showed the true colours of Irish politics

We need more than narcissism and hubris in Irish politics, writes Tom Clonan.

Here’s what our political parties have spent on election posters *

The ones that would tell us that is. TheJournal.ie asked all parties in the general election what their poster budget amounted to – here’s what we found out.

Breakdown: Here’s how many apprentices have been working in each trade since 2010

Across the board, overall numbers of apprentices in employment have risen since 2013.

From The42 The Blind Side story just keeps on giving Incredible Tale

The Blind Side story just keeps on giving

Michael Oher is hoping to win a second Super Bowl tonight.

RTÉ cameraman injured in demonstrations on O’Connell Street

O’Connell Street has now returned to normal.

From The42 Which offence has the advantage going into Super Bowl 50? Xs And Os

Which offence has the advantage going into Super Bowl 50?

We take a closer look at Manning, Newton and the weapons that surround them.

From The42 The key building blocks to achieving your health and fitness goals Mobility

The key building blocks to achieving your health and fitness goals

Mobility is something that everyone should be working on.

133 years of the 4, 5 and 6 Nations Championship: Can Ireland complete its first 3-in-a-row?

Most back-to-back champs have not fared well when they try for a third straight Championship.

From The42 Disappointment for Shane Lowry at Phoenix Open, as Danny Lee leads As It Stands

Disappointment for Shane Lowry at Phoenix Open, as Danny Lee leads

The Irish golfer struggled on the back nine this evening

From The42 ‘Man United can benefit from Guardiola’s City move’ Claim

‘Man United can benefit from Guardiola’s City move’

The midfielder believes the Spanish coach must be wary of the pressure to deliver.

Yesterday’s News

From The42 Dortmund coach plays down rumours as Jose Mourinho spotted at game Familiar Face

Dortmund coach plays down rumours as Jose Mourinho spotted at game

Meanwhile, Bayern Munich had to settle for a scoreless draw with Bayer Leverkusen.

From The42 Good to see Liverpool fans take a stand and more Premier League talking points Analysis

Good to see Liverpool fans take a stand and more Premier League talking points

Plus, are Leicester now favourites to win the Premier League title?

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