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International - Today’s News

From The42 As it happened: Swansea v Liverpool, Premier League Liveblog

As it happened: Swansea v Liverpool, Premier League

Jurgen Klopp’s side came back from a goal down to secure their fourth consecutive win in the Premier League.

Female, youth, and non-white vote edges Clinton ahead in post-debate poll

The Democratic former secretary of state bested her Republican rival by three percentage points in a Fox News poll, which showed her ahead 43% to 40%.

Scottish boxer dies following televised bout

25-year-old Mike Towell was taken to hospital after his fight with Dale Evans was stopped in the fifth round on Thursday evening.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

10,000 on Dublin housing waiting list for over ten years, and businesses paid €10 million for direct provision centres – it’s the 9 at 9.

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Paris five-star hotel cleaner awarded €57,000 after being "molested" by Qatari guest

The incident happened in 2010 and involved a member of the entourage of a Qatari prince.

Settlements could see Israel thrown out of the World Cup

Clubs play on the West Bank, considered occupied land.

'Donald Trump's White House bid raises major questions about the future of democracy'

It’s likely the forces of reaction unleashed by the Trump campaign will move from the margins to the mainstream, writes Dr Laurence Davis of UCC.

Wilful killing, torture, taking of hostages - what are war crimes and how are they prosecuted?

Five facts about war crimes, and the long, arduous legal process to bring perpetrators to justice.

You can now exchange your foreign leftover coins at Irish airports for duty free vouchers

The vouchers are worth 10% more than the cash value.

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International - Yesterday’s News

From The42 Rory McIlroy leads European comeback but US lead  5-3 after first day of Ryder Cup Blue Boys

Rory McIlroy leads European comeback but US lead 5-3 after first day of Ryder Cup

Rose and Stenson have claimed a big, big point.

Warnings of humanitarian catastrophe as bombing turns city into a "giant kill box"

The city of Aleppo has been the centre of a fierce campaign of bombing by regime forces.

Police release body cam footage of officers fatally shooting 6-year-old boy

Jeremy Mardis was in the front passenger seat of an SUV when police opened fire on the vehicle.

From The42 We'll Leave It There So: USA off to flyer in Ryder Cup, Mayo team named and today's sport Friday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: USA off to flyer in Ryder Cup, Mayo team named and today's sport

It’s been another eventful day in the sporting world.

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Newborn baby girl and skeleton discovered in suitcase in Germany

A 22-year-old woman is under investigation for manslaughter following the discovery.

Alabama Chief Justice suspended over gay marriage order

The judge vehemently denied the charges against him

Ancient Greek graves discovered during hunt for missing toddler

Ben Needham disappeared from the Greek island of Kos in 1991.

Austrian court acquits US rapper of sexually abusing a girl half his age

The incident was alleged to have happened in a hotel room after the teenage girl had been drinking heavily at a concert in Vienna.

From The42 US rout Europe in foursomes to surge into 4-0 Ryder Cup lead Ominous

US rout Europe in foursomes to surge into 4-0 Ryder Cup lead

It’s been a disastrous start for Darren Clarke’s side.

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Czech premier tells Britain to stop 'hateful attacks' on its citizens

“The Czech government finds it unacceptable to see Czechs attacked because of their origin and being treated as second-class citizens.”

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The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Tears and tributes by world leaders for Shimon Peres - a "giant of the 20th century"

There has been criticism of his legacy by Arab nations.

Trump unleashes fresh insults of pageant winner in (very) early morning Tweet tirade

He tweeted about an alleged sex tape by Alicia Machado in a message posted at 5.30am.

The pioneering Rosetta probe has crash-landed on Comet 67P

Wild cheering erupted in the mission control centre in Darmstadt, as spacecraft operations manager Sylvain Lodiot announced the official end of mission.

London to copy Dublin as UK capital plans to ban HGVs from the city

New mayor Sadiq Khan wants a total ban on dangerous lorries in the English capital.

'I'd be happy to slaughter them': Phillipines president likens himself to Hitler

The anti-drug president said he would be glad to massacre three million addicts.

Italian police have found two priceless Van Gogh paintings stolen from a Dutch museum

The thieves broke into the museum through the roof and used sledgehammers to break a first-floor window.

A Fine Gael TD wants the government to expel the Russian ambassador over Aleppo airstrikes

Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan has condemned Russia’s bombardment of the Syrian city.

Increasing numbers of Republican newspapers say Donald Trump is not fit to be president

USA Today have taken a side for the first time, while an Arizona newspaper has received death threats from Trump supporters.

Fears for Rudolph as 250,000 reindeer to be culled before Christmas over anthrax fears

A state of emergency was imposed in July over the anthrax outbreak, which has claimed the life of a 12-year-old boy.

International - Thursday 29 September, 2016

German woman kidnapped in Syria while pregnant has been released with her baby

The pair were released yesterday and had safely crossed the border into Turkey, a ministry spokeswoman said.

Man found in raft after mother was lost at sea was suspect in grandfather's killing

Nathan Carman was found after eight days at sea. His mother is presumed to have drowned.

From The42 His rivals may feel hard done by but Conor has earned this historic opportunity Inside The Camp

His rivals may feel hard done by but Conor has earned this historic opportunity

John Kavanagh, Conor McGregor’s head coach, writes exclusively ahead of McGregor’s return at UFC 205.

Trump wanted to fire staff who weren't "pretty enough", say former employees

Staff at the Trump National Golf Club in California said that Trump repeatedly asked one employee if she was still “happily married”.

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From The42 We'll Leave It There So: Dubs reject Keegan campaign claims, Paulie's speech and today's sport Thursday

We'll Leave It There So: Dubs reject Keegan campaign claims, Paulie's speech and today's sport

Elsewhere, Munster’s Peter O’Mahony could finally make his return to action this weekend while Roy Keane is having none of Theo Walcott.

At least one dead, over 100 injured as train crashes into station in New Jersey

The train failed to stop as it sped into the station, went up over bumper blocks at the end of the track and rammed into a wall.

Gerry Adams is suing the BBC for alleging he approved murder of Denis Donaldson

Donaldson (55) was shot dead at an isolated cottage near Glenties in Co Donegal in April 2006.

Donald Trump has lost $800 million in the past year, Forbes magazine reckons

He’s still worth almost $4 billion though.

Two alleged Omagh bombers have lost a European challenge to a landmark ruling against them

Michael McKevitt and Liam Campbell argued that a civil trial against them was unfair.

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Mary Robinson wants us all to go vegan (at least partly) for the sake of climate change

“We need each of us to think about our carbon footprint. Eat less meat, or no meat at all. Become vegetarian or vegan.”

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