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Dublin: 18 °C Monday 28 July, 2014

Today’s News

Some McDonald’s restaurants have stopped selling… burgers

No burgers in McDonald’s? People have to order the Filet-O-Fish, which we all know is just wrong.

Lunchtime Fix: 5 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

Rank smell plagues Donegal estate as raw sewage runs down main road

The problem has persisted for over five years but the county council says it can’t do much about it yet.

Yesterday’s News

Irish hospitals to start giving away old equipment

The programme will help hospitals in Zambia and Uganda.

260 people died in the Mediterranean in the past two weeks

Tragedies at sea as people try to escape their war-torn native countries.

Saturday 26 July, 2014

Ireland of 1964… seen through American eyes

O’Connell Street from Nelson’s Pillar, Merchant’s Quay before the shopping centre and kissing the Blarney Stone…

Top comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the most interesting and most popular comments from the past seven days. Did you make it in?

More than 1,000 people have contracted Ebola in the worst outbreak in history

Religious belief, social mores, misinformation and a general mistrust of conventional medicine are all contributing to the spread of the deadly virus.

Friday 25 July, 2014

Lunchtime Fix: 5 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

Thursday 24 July, 2014

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’ clock…

Heartbreaking statement from devastated family who lost 3 children and grandad in MH17

“No hate in the world is as strong as the love we have for our children, for Mo, for Evie, for Otis.”

UN tells Ireland to open an investigation into symphysiotomy

The human rights committee also said that those who carried out the procedures without consent should be prosecuted, where possible.

Lunchtime Fix: 4 things you need to know

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Lamb kebabs found to contain no… lamb

It’s alright though lads, there was no horsemeat.

Skeffington brothers to be laid to rest in Sligo tomorrow

It is believed that 20-year-old Shane Skeffington stabbed his younger brother and then took his own life.

Why Louis Lentin’s Dear Daughter was so important for Ireland

Had it not been made, when would we have had the Murphy Report, the Ryan Report, the State apology?

Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Lunchtime Fix: 6 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

Family of Stuart Butler ‘full of hope’ their son will be returned to them

Police in Byron Bay say they are now searching for the body of the 20-year-old Dublin man.

Tuesday 22 July, 2014

PHOTOS: Mick Wallace and Clare Daly are arrested at Shannon Airport

See what went down in Shannon this afternoon.

More research needed into possible link between infertility and mobile phones

An Irish support group has asked couples not to panic about a recent study.

Three teenage girls rescued from heavy fog on Sandymount beach

The girls called for help on a mobile phone after realising they were lost and surrounded by water on all sides.

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‘The waves didn’t seem huge… But we couldn’t paddle against it’

Friends of Stuart Butler describe getting into trouble before the Irish surfer disappeared.

Man charged after ecstasy, cocaine and €300,000 in cash found in garda raid

The 55-year-old was arrested in Kinsealy yesterday.

It has been 100 days since the Nigerian schoolgirls were abducted

A timeline of what has happened since 14 April.

Just released and Mick Wallace is tweeting pictures of US military craft at Shannon

The Wexford TD is continuing his campaign to stop Shannon from being used as a US military airbase.

Teenager killed in Limerick when his quad bike collided with a tractor

The horrific crash occurred on the Oola to Doon road this afternoon.

Saturday 19 July, 2014

On the Wild Side: 10 of the very best images from this year’s wildlife photography awards

The National History Museum is looking for the People’s choice winner this year.

A bicycle, a wheelchair and Maxwell House coffee – snapshots of the last years in the Big House Veronica's House This post contains images

A bicycle, a wheelchair and Maxwell House coffee – snapshots of the last years in the Big House

The latest instalment from Donal Moloney’s ‘frozen in time’ photo collection.

Suitcase or coffin? The choice thousands of people faced in CAR Catastrophe This post contains images

Suitcase or coffin? The choice thousands of people faced in CAR

A total of 2,599 people died by gunshot, machete attacks or grenades in a six-month period.

Thursday 17 July, 2014

One-year-old died in tragic accident in her home, just months after being reunited with mother

Susan had spent some time in the care of the State before her death at the age of 15 months.

Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Anniversary of a massacre: what happened in Srebrenica? Genocide This post contains videos

Anniversary of a massacre: what happened in Srebrenica?

Timeline in pictures and video: on the third day of Ratko Mladic’s trial and the anniversary of the massacre, TheJournal.ie takes a look back at the events of July 1995 – the UN and Europe’s darkest hour.

Lunchtime Fix: 6 things you need to know

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Are we STILL talking about Garth Brooks?

Yes, the GAA and Aiken Promotions will appear before the Transport Oireachtas Committee today.

Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Lunchtime Fix: 8 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

Monday 14 July, 2014

The Burning Question*: Is it ever OK to use somebody else’s toothbrush? Dilemma This post contains a poll

The Burning Question*: Is it ever OK to use somebody else’s toothbrush?

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

Lunchtime Fix: 6 things you need to know

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Ireland will be defending its record on human rights at the UN today

Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald will make her debut in front of the committee.

Sunday 13 July, 2014

TED TALKS: What is the human cost of war?

Why is our interest in current conflicts so limited?

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