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Dublin: 3 °C Thursday 2 October, 2014

Today’s News

A new drug could help families fight bad cholesterol

Bad, bad, bad, cholesterol.

How many ministers own a second home anyway?

Who’s going to have to cough up for a second set of water charges?

From The Score O’Brien praises top marksman Fagan as he closes in on Saints milestone Top Scorer

O’Brien praises top marksman Fagan as he closes in on Saints milestone

The St Patrick’s Athletic hitman is two goals away from 20 in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division for the season.

The British royal family is looking for a chewing gum remover

As in, a person to remove chewing gum.

From The Score Jones happy with leadership role as Munster prep for ‘dangerous’ Leinster backs Leader

Jones happy with leadership role as Munster prep for ‘dangerous’ Leinster backs

The 27-year-old captained the province for the first time three weeks ago against Treviso.

‘Emergency accommodation is just that – for emergencies, not long term’

The Simon Community says ideas such as using prefabs to house homeless people is worrying.

From The Score Clarke ‘the perfect man’ for Ryder Cup captaincy, says McIlroy Backing

Clarke ‘the perfect man’ for Ryder Cup captaincy, says McIlroy

The 46-year-old is among the favourites to succeed Paul McGinley as captain of Europe

Yesterday’s News

From The Score Balotelli needs to do more, says Brendan Rodgers Disappointment

Balotelli needs to do more, says Brendan Rodgers

The Italy international forward failed to find the back of the net again as Liverpool toiled .

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about UK teen Alice Gross, a body found in a Meath bog and water charges.

US Secret Service chief resigns over security breaches

Julia Pierson had only taken up her post 18 months ago after a prostitution scandal erupted within the agency

Children living in emergency accommodation: growing up in fear and isolation

“I miss my old friends. I don’t like where I am. It’s scary. It’s not fun and I can’t play outside. I want to go home.”

12-year-old boy rescued after 50 foot fall

The boy was transported to hospital by helicopter this evening.

Anti-water charge protesters say ‘don’t register’ – Irish Water says it’ll cost you

Irish Water said those who do not register will face a default tariff of €424 a year.

Why are 35,000 walruses gathering on this beach?

They’ve been journeying there in record numbers.

From The Score Ronaldo leads comeback as Real scrape past Ludogorets Too Good

Ronaldo leads comeback as Real scrape past Ludogorets

Atletico enjoyed a more noteworthy victory, also becoming the first side in 11 games to breach the Juventus defence

From The Score Lame Liverpool slump further in Basel Bad Run

Lame Liverpool slump further in Basel

Marco Streller’s second half strike was the game’s only goal.

Children being monitored after contact with US man with ebola

The man became infected in Liberia and travelled to Texas.

From The Score Welbeck hat-trick powers Arsenal past Galatasaray Report

Welbeck hat-trick powers Arsenal past Galatasaray

Welbeck’s finishing was very clinical at the Emirates tonight.

From The Daily Edge 11 things today’s Junior Cert students have no memory of You're Old

11 things today’s Junior Cert students have no memory of

They were only babies when Titanic came out. Think about that.

Just one Irish university makes top 200 in world rankings

The Higher Education Authority said that Ireland is now at a “tipping point”.

From The Score As it happened: Basel v Liverpool, Champions League Liveblog

As it happened: Basel v Liverpool, Champions League

Basel took on Liverpool, as the Reds looked to build on their opening day win against Ludogorets.

From The Score Liverpool were beaten in Basel after this goal from Marco Streller Setback

Liverpool were beaten in Basel after this goal from Marco Streller

The Liverpool slump continued tonight.

Five swimmers rescued from Galway Bay after dolphin attack

The swimmers were pulled to safety by the RNLI.

From The Score There has just been an open goal miss so heinous it’ll make your eyes bleed Sitter

There has just been an open goal miss so heinous it’ll make your eyes bleed

Borussia Dortmund’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will have nightmares about this miss.

From Business ETC Shannon Airport wins ‘Airport of the Year’ in European awards Winners

Shannon Airport wins ‘Airport of the Year’ in European awards

This is the first time an Irish airport has won this award and judges singled it out because of its success in ending five years of “seemingly interminable decline”.

From The Score ‘There was about 200 people at the match’ – Leinster vs Munster has changed a lot since ’99 Back In The Day

‘There was about 200 people at the match’ – Leinster vs Munster has changed a lot since ’99

David Wallace talks about playing derbies in front of 200 people and Peter Clohessy fighting his brother.

These are the words you used to describe homelessness

We asked readers earlier in the week and here’s the result.

Murder inquiry launched after body found in search for missing teen Alice Gross

The 14 year old was reported missing more than a month ago.

Coveney satisfied UN will review Irish troops’ Golan Heights mission

He said that he’s satisfied they acceded to his request for a review.

From The Score The All Blacks were visited by rugby legend and MND sufferer Joost van der Westhuizen Joost

The All Blacks were visited by rugby legend and MND sufferer Joost van der Westhuizen

The AB’s met the former scrum-half at their training ground this week.

From The Daily Edge Dracula film stars struggle to understand Dublin slang The Hack Of Him

Dracula film stars struggle to understand Dublin slang

Scarleh for your ma for havin’ yeh.

From The Score Danny Welbeck scored a hat-trick for Arsenal tonight Turkish Delight

Danny Welbeck scored a hat-trick for Arsenal tonight

Alexis Sanchez also netted for the Gunners.

From The Score Chaos in Bulgaria! Ludogorets have scored and Ronaldo has already taken two penalties Early Shock

Chaos in Bulgaria! Ludogorets have scored and Ronaldo has already taken two penalties

Karim Benzema’s goal eventually gave Real Madrid a 2-1 win.

Love old ads? A whole load of them are set to be archived

Several organisations have been awarded funds from the BAI to archive old programming, music and advertisements.

Opinion: The peaceful anarchy of Hong Kong’s student protesters is infectious

Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests gained a momentum of their own after the catastrophic miscalculation to fire tear gas at peaceful demonstrators.

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Another prize for Rory, Walsh winging home and the rest of today’s sport Wednesday
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