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Dublin: 19 °C Saturday 26 July, 2014

Today’s News

Here’s how this bus could change homeless people’s lives

There are over 3,500 people living on the streets in San Francisco.

Yesterday’s News

From The Daily Edge On this night 1999 you were listening to… 9pm (Till I Come) Friday Flashback

On this night 1999 you were listening to… 9pm (Till I Come)

A Friday flashback to get your weekend started…

Open thread: What are you doing instead of going to the Garth Brooks concerts?

Had tickets for the ill-fated gigs? Tell us what you’re up to instead of going to them.

Thursday 24 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Your weekend movies… The Purge: Anarchy Trailers

VIDEO: Your weekend movies… The Purge: Anarchy

Cinema trip this weekend? DailyEdge.ie brings you snippets from new releases to help you decide where to put your money…

Poll: Should the US suspend lethal injections? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the US suspend lethal injections?

Concern has been raised by a number of incidents in which the injections did not go to plan.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

It’s nearing the weekend – and here’s all that you need to know as you start your day.

Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Need a 10-minute break? Step into the Reading Room…

Want to take a few minutes out to catch up with some interesting reads? We promise you’ll be out in 10 minutes or so…

Poll: Do you support Mick Wallace and Clare Daly’s actions at Shannon Airport? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you support Mick Wallace and Clare Daly’s actions at Shannon Airport?

The duo attempted to board a US military aircraft yesterday but were arrested.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

It’s midway through the week – and here’s all that you need to know as you start your day.

Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Lunchtime Fix: 7 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

Hundreds march to garda station in Roscrea over drugs fears

The residents were attending a meeting about the issue of drug use in the town.

Poll: Do you shop around for services to save money? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you shop around for services to save money?

Shopping around can save you money – but do you tend to go for the first option available?

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

It’s Tuesday – and here’s all that you need to know as you start your day.

Monday 21 July, 2014

Bereaved dad writes heartbreaking letter to “murderers of my loved and only child”

Hans de Boort lost his daughter Elsemiek (17) in the Malaysia Airlines incident.

Tyrone mum-of-four dies after being struck by car in Bulgaria RIP

Tyrone mum-of-four dies after being struck by car in Bulgaria

Rosaleen Donaghy’s family have been in touch with a local politician asking for help in repatriating her body.

Could the plans for this €150k site help Ireland’s housing woes?

The Dublin House project will see the owners of the site form a co-op and design their own home.

HSE accepts that hiring staff internally without interview isn’t “desirable”

A senator had called for a review of how the HSE hires internally.

Poll: Would you support the expelling of the Israeli Ambassador to Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you support the expelling of the Israeli Ambassador to Ireland?

More than 5,000 people have signed a petition on the issue so far.

The 9 at 9: Monday

It’s the start of a new week – and here’s all that you need to know as you start your day.

Sunday 20 July, 2014

Why are some foreigners being “ridiculed” for learning Irish?

Students at Conradh na Gaeilge told one documentary maker about the attitudes their Irish friends had towards them learning the language.

Tired of how women are represented in films? You’re not alone

A Feminist Film Festival will be held in Dublin next month – the profits will benefit victims of sex trafficking.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

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

Saturday 19 July, 2014

This could be Ireland’s library of the future – but why the controversy?

The Lexicon is costing €36.6m to build.

These Irish men drove Death Road, scaled a volcano… and made it home in one piece

The trio is already thinking of the next trip abroad.

Friday 18 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge On this night in 2004 you were listening to… The Streets Friday Flashback

On this night in 2004 you were listening to… The Streets

A Friday Flashback to get your weekend started…

Lunchtime Fix: 7 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

Poll: Do you feel that your weight is healthy? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you feel that your weight is healthy?

A new study shows that 80% of Ireland’s over-50s are overweight.

The 9 at 9: Friday

It’s Friday – that means the weekend is on its way. Here’s all the news you need as you start your day.

Thursday 17 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Pudsey the Dog Trailers

VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Pudsey the Dog

Cinema trip this weekend? DailyEdge.ie brings you snippets from new releases to help you decide where to put your money…

Pic: The human skeleton found outside Trinity College

The remains were found yesterday and are to be excavated.

Brace yourself: Jonathan the laughing seagull could be dead

The seagull was said to have had some enemies due to his habit of diving at joggers.

Homes evacuated after device found in Ballymun

The Defence Forces sent their bomb disposal team to the site.

Poll: Does it matter that the Gaeltacht Minister isn’t fluent in Irish? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Does it matter that the Gaeltacht Minister isn’t fluent in Irish?

Junior Minister Joe McHugh, from Donegal, has a special responsibility for Gaeltacht matters.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

It’s Thursday – and here’s everything you need to know as you kick off your day

Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Fatal shooting of Real IRA member by gardaí to be investigated

Mac Lochlainn was shot dead by gardaí in May 1998.

Need a 10-minute break? Step into the Reading Room…

Want to take a few minutes out to catch up with some interesting reads? We promise you’ll be out in 10 minutes or so…

Teen who died ‘allowed remain too long’ in home where drug use was the norm

Nicholas was just 17 when he died due to misuse of drugs.

A bit of Limerick has been sent to space (…sort of)

Four Limerick students have had their experiment sent to the International Space Station, thanks to NASA.

Stardust campaigner wants to meet Justice Minister – after saying she ‘wouldn’t darken her door’

Geraldine Foy is a researcher for Stardust campaigners and has been in contact with Minister Frances Fitzgerald’s department.

Poll: Is another referendum on abortion needed? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is another referendum on abortion needed?

The last abortion referendum in Ireland was held in 2002.

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