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International - Today’s News

Obama in Hiroshima: "71 years ago, death fell from the sky and the world was changed." Making History This post contains videos

Obama in Hiroshima: "71 years ago, death fell from the sky and the world was changed."

It’s the first visit to the city by a sitting US president.

From The42 Simply the best! Jose Mourinho has (finally) been confirmed as Man United manager Jose

Simply the best! Jose Mourinho has (finally) been confirmed as Man United manager

Mou agrees three-year Old Trafford deal – with an option to stay until 2020.

Violent protests in Paris see police fire tear gas just two weeks ahead of Euro 2016 Civil Unrest This post contains videos

Violent protests in Paris see police fire tear gas just two weeks ahead of Euro 2016

French workers are objecting to new labour laws.

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This 94-year-old former Nazi death camp guard will find out today if he's going to prison

Reinhold Hanning faces charges of complicity in 170,000 murders at Auschwitz.

International - Yesterday’s News

100 people feared dead after shipwreck off Libya

Around 50 people have been resecued from the water.

Get the travel bug with these breathtaking images from around the world

Here are 10 photographs in the running for the 2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest.

From The42 Are we there yet? It looks like Mourinho will be announced as United manager tomorrow Jose Mourinho

Are we there yet? It looks like Mourinho will be announced as United manager tomorrow

Reports that Mourinho and United have dotted the is and crossed the ts on their deal.

It's official: Donald Trump has won enough delegates to become the GOP nominee

It means the outspoken businessman can avoid a contested convention in Cleveland this summer.

Hiker found dead on Appalachian Trail kept journal for 26 days after she got lost

She left a note asking whoever found her body to contact her husband.

The UK's Vote Leave campaign isn't happy with Ryanair

A complaint about the airline has been made to the Electoral Commission.

The Weeknd cancels Jimmy Kimmel appearance over Donald Trump

He was due to perform on the show with rapper Belly.

Saved by the Bell star back in jail after violating probation

Dustin Diamond was recently released after serving time for disorderly conduct and concealed-weapon convictions.

Shooting at New York rap concert leaves one dead and causes crowd chaos Irving Plaza This post contains videos

Shooting at New York rap concert leaves one dead and causes crowd chaos

Three others were injured at the T.I. gig.

Strikes in France have led to flights being grounded in Dublin

The dispute is over planned labour reforms.

New pieces of debris could be linked to MH370, says Australia

The search is coming to an end according to China, Australia and Malaysia.

International - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

From The42 IRFU confident of exceeding expected criteria for 2023 Rugby World Cup Ireland 2023

IRFU confident of exceeding expected criteria for 2023 Rugby World Cup

World Rugby today announced seven key criteria it will use to select a host.

Revealed: Facebook billionaire secretly backed Hulk Hogan's sex tape lawsuit

Peter Thiel has had a feud against Gawker Media since it outed him as gay in 2007.

Julian Assange is still wanted for rape in Sweden

Assange will appeal the ruling, one of his Swedish lawyers said.

Anti-Trump protesters hurl rocks and bottles outside rally

The protesters, several of whom waved Mexican flags, also chanted expletives about Trump.

From The42 Man United on the verge of sealing £30 million-plus Mourinho deal Negotiations

Man United on the verge of sealing £30 million-plus Mourinho deal

Confirmation of the move is being held up by image rights, according to reports.

Man jailed for nine years for raping German backpacker in Australia

Prosecutors said he spent months planning the attack and sought a remote location to carry out the crime.

Irishman dies in Hawaii skydiving crash

The man is believed to be aircraft’s pilot.

US prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against this man

Dylann Roof is accused of killing nine people at a church in Charleston last June.

Cosby's legal team attacks accuser as details of alleged sexual assault revealed in court On Trial This post contains videos

Cosby's legal team attacks accuser as details of alleged sexual assault revealed in court

The disgraced comedian will face trial over the alleged assault of a woman in 2014.

Germany isn't happy, but Greece is about to get a whopper cash injection

Germany has continue to oppose any debt relief for Greece.

International - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

From The42 Duffy's dream about to come true 4 years on from making Euros pledge Final Squad

Duffy's dream about to come true 4 years on from making Euros pledge

The Blackburn Rovers defender is now within touching distance of a seat on Ireland’s plane to France.

Irish taxi app Lynk to become a 'Riide' in push for global success

The taxi-booking app will go through a re-brand as it heads for the UK and US markets.

From The42 We'll Leave It There So: Katie qualifies for Rio, marathon controversy and all of today's sport Tuesday

We'll Leave It There So: Katie qualifies for Rio, marathon controversy and all of today's sport

It was a busy one. Catch-up with all of the day’s sporting headlines right here.

Notorious football hooligan given 26 years in prison for shooting rival fan

Daniele De Santis shot him before the 2014 Italian Cup final.

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DNA samples taken from relatives in effort to identify victims of EgyptAir disaster

Sources close to the investigation have denied that evidence of explosives has been found among the crash debris.

Burt Kwouk, famous for playing Cato in the Pink Panther films, has died RIP

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Riot police "liberate" fuel depot after days of protests in France

The protesters blocked an oil refinery in Marseilles over labour disputes.

From The42 'I feel like if I was born in Ireland I would have been selected for Rio' Non-selection

'I feel like if I was born in Ireland I would have been selected for Rio'

Sergiu Ciobanu was not picked for the Irish men’s marathon team for the Olympics despite running the third fastest time.

Bill Cosby back in court for key hearing in criminal sex-assault case

The hearing will determine whether prosecutors have enough evidence to send the 78-year-old to trial.

Donald Trump has overtaken Hillary Clinton to become the presidential frontrunner

It is the first time Trump has overtaken the Democratic frontrunner in the gold-standard polling average.

Five dead after skydiving plane crashes in Hawaii

Four of them were pronounced dead at the crash site.

Greek police evacuating refugee camp containing over 8,000 people

The move is expected to take at least 10 days.

Rory McIlroy could snub the Olympics due to Zika fears

However, as of now, he says he’s going.

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