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Wednesday 16 April, 2014

From The Score Time for ‘lazy’ RTÉ to up their game as Sky come to town for GAA challenge Pundit Watch

Time for ‘lazy’ RTÉ to up their game as Sky come to town for GAA challenge

The contrast between RTÉ’s analysis of hurling and football has also been raised by Mayo star Aidan O’Shea.

This is Max, a new search and rescue dog being donated by the Peggy Mangan Foundation

The Dublin Civil Defence team will take ownership of the dog later today.

From The Score Take 2 minutes and 54 seconds to jump start your body with yoga this morning Head Start

Take 2 minutes and 54 seconds to jump start your body with yoga this morning

Turn off Ireland AM for a few minutes and get your body ready for the rest of the day.

The Gathering-lite? Government propose new plan to keep the Diaspora visiting

€3 million is being provided to support 700 local community-based events and festivals each year.

Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s talking about a teenager drowning in a reservoir, a Dublin shooting, and tensions in Ukraine…

Body recovered in search for teenager missing at Dublin reservoir

The 16-year-old went missing this afternoon while out swimming with friends.

Remember that mad weather in 1997? It could be back again this year…

The “El Niño” climate phenomenon has reared its head once more.

From The Score Arsenal keep their Euro hopes alive with West Ham comeback Euro Vision

Arsenal keep their Euro hopes alive with West Ham comeback

Matt Jarvis had given the Hammers the lead.

From The Score Dundalk finish the job against Rovers to reach Setanta Cup final Setanta Cup

Dundalk finish the job against Rovers to reach Setanta Cup final

Stephen Kenny’s men set up a decider against Sligo Rovers.

From The Daily Edge This is the greatest way of stopping men peeing on the street Urine Nation

Ballymun murder: Gardaí appeal for witnesses who saw ‘high-vis’ gunman

Window cleaner John O’Regan was shot by a lone male who was wearing a high vis jacket and a baseball cap. The attacker then cycled away.

From The Daily Edge The 14 most ironic misspelled tattoos ever inked No Regerts
From The Score Giroud shows sublime touch to put Arsenal ahead, kisses armband in Hillsborough tribute Race For Fourth

Giroud shows sublime touch to put Arsenal ahead, kisses armband in Hillsborough tribute

The Frenchman fired Arsenal into the lead on 55 minutes.

From The Score Munster stars visit sick kids in Limerick Hospital Visit This post contains images

Munster stars visit sick kids in Limerick Hospital

CJ Stander, Simon Zebo and Donncha O’Callaghan were just some of those in attendance.

Expiry of Viagra patent was huge blow to economy — Noonan

Meanwhile, the Minister’s repeated his pledge to widen the income tax bands once the State can afford it.

From The Daily Edge Here’s why @CrapTaxidermy is a horrifying Twitter must-follow Stuff This

Former KKK man charged with murder after shooting 3 people at Jewish sites and shouting ‘Heil Hitler’

Frazier Glenn Cross shot and killed three people – all Christian – over the weekend. Prosecutors said he i

From The Daily Edge Finland is getting official gay erotica postage stamps Collector's Item

Finland is getting official gay erotica postage stamps

The stamps will showcase the work of artist and illustrator Tom of Finland.

From The Score Hi, this is Scott Parker calling: Fulham players phone fans to thank them Cold Calling

Bob Dylan has escaped a jail term in France, after hate speech charges were thrown out

The legendary singer was charged with incitement to hatred over comments made to Rolling Stone in a 2012 interview.

From The Daily Edge Dominos is now selling pizza with a base made of chicken Poultry Offering This post contains a poll

Dominos is now selling pizza with a base made of chicken

Because your arteries deserve it.

Column: Unpaid internships, low wages, zero hour contracts – this is life without job security

The lack of proper jobs will ultimately cause our economy to stagnate – but employers can’t seem to resist the almost-endless supply of cheap labour.

Clifford trial: Jury begins considering 11 indecent assault charges

The judge said exchanges over the length of Clifford’s penis had caused “hilarity” during the six-week trial.

The handwritten order to call off the 1916 Rising sold at auction for €30,000

The handwritten note reads “Volunteers completely deceived. All orders for tomorrow Sunday are entirely cancelled”.

From The Score Somebody let John Daly hit a golf ball out of their mouth Tee-th It Up

Somebody let John Daly hit a golf ball out of their mouth

Don’t try this at home kids.

From Business ETC Ireland’s bond yields are almost as good as Belgium’s, so we’re moving the right way – NTMA Bond Treasury Bond

Ireland’s bond yields are almost as good as Belgium’s, so we’re moving the right way – NTMA

NTMA CEO John Corrigan also says that over 70 per cent of Ireland’s funding for 2014 has already been raised.

From The Daily Edge Dozens of teenagers are now tweeting bomb threats to American Airlines Hoax
From The Score 6 minor hurlers included in Tipperary side to face Waterford in Munster MFC opener Starting XV

6 minor hurlers included in Tipperary side to face Waterford in Munster MFC opener

The teams meet in the Fraher Field in Dungarvan tomorrow.

Gardaí to work as social welfare inspectors

Twenty gardaí are to be sent around the country as part of a new pilot scheme to crack down on social welfare fraud.

Taoiseach confirms: GardaGate inquiry will cost at least €2 million

The Commission headed up by Justice Nial Fennelly is due to report by 31 December this year.

From The Score In pictures: Fans unite to mark 25th Hillsborough anniversary and continue the fight for justice JFT96

In pictures: Fans unite to mark 25th Hillsborough anniversary and continue the fight for justice

Memorials were held at Anfield, Goodison Park, Hillsborough and in Nottingham this afternoon.

From The Score Stuart Byrne column: Sligo show they’re a better side than early form suggested LOI

Stuart Byrne column: Sligo show they’re a better side than early form suggested

The draw away to Cork and a 5-1 Setanta Cup win over St Patrick’s Athletic prove the Bit O’Red should be higher up the table.

From The Daily Edge Bing’s homepage today includes a giant elephant penis Ba Da Bing
From Business ETC Google explains why it reads users’ email in terms of service update Peek Inside

Google explains why it reads users’ email in terms of service update

The company said that by analysing both incoming and outgoing mail, it allows it to target users with tailored ads and personalised content.

From Business ETC Government told to stick to €2 billion austerity plans Stability Programme Update

Government told to stick to €2 billion austerity plans

Draft stability programme update published with cuts and savings target intact.

From The Daily Edge Would you get married in a sewage treatment plant? Sh** You Not

Would you get married in a sewage treatment plant?

One couple have already booked themselves in.

From Business ETC AIB wrote off €2 billion in SME debt in the last year Debt Writedown

AIB wrote off €2 billion in SME debt in the last year

“Debt compromise” has been rolled out to 1,500 small business debtors.

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