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Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s been talking about a furious row that led to the Dáil being suspended three times, another arrest in the Jean McConville case, football legend Pele, and ‘graphgate’.

Dáil suspended three times IN ONE HOUR as Burton and SF clash on abuse claims

Sinn Féin reacted angrily to sex abuse comments made by the Tánaiste.

Ever had your pupils measured? … Suspected drug-drivers face new tests, from tonight

“Walk and Turn” … “One Leg Stand” … “Finger to Nose” … The five-step Roadside Impairment Test came into effect today.

Can you help? … This Balbriggan man is taking a novel approach to job hunting

Sean Moroney ran a moving company in Boston. He’s been back home for two years — and says he’s sent out ‘hundreds’ of CVs looking for work.

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“Catch my baby” … Woman gives birth on roadside in Kilkenny

The woman crashed her car on the outskirts of Kilkenny, as she drove to hospital.

What are the best towns in Ireland for tourism?

Fáilte Ireland gave out some awards today…

From The Daily Edge QUIZ: What Would Your Toy Show Talent Be? Toy Show Talents

QUIZ: What Would Your Toy Show Talent Be?

Take the quiz and find out.

Gardaí smash Drogheda drug network: Fourteen arrested in 48 hours

The operation — mounted over the last four months — used “advanced analytical and intelligence methods,” Gardaí say.

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Horrible Bosses 2 Trailers

VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Horrible Bosses 2

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

Republican Bobby Storey questioned over Jean McConville murder

The 58-year-old — chairman of Belfast Sinn Féin — has been released this evening.

From Business ETC PTSB card rejected at the till tonight? The problem should be fixed now No Cash

PTSB card rejected at the till tonight? The problem should be fixed now

People all over the country have had their cards rejected today.

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Sport stunned by Hughes’ death, Pele in special care and all today’s sport Thursday

We’ll Leave It There So: Sport stunned by Hughes’ death, Pele in special care and all today’s sport

Also, Anna Krien wins Sports Book of the Year and Ireland international Sean St Ledger finally finds a club.

From The Daily Edge This is what Thanksgiving dinner in space looks like Thanksgiving In Space

This is what Thanksgiving dinner in space looks like

Irradiated smoked turkey, anyone?

New law means electronic tagging for some sex offenders

There has been a wide welcome for new offences against child grooming and buying sex.

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

“Alarming”: 358% increase in rough sleeping over two years in Cork

Cork Simon says immediate action is needed to deal with the issue.

Varadkar: Running health service is like feeding the 5,000 with loaves and fish

The Health Minister also ruled out a General Election in 2015.

Offended by ‘curry my yoghurt’? Gregory Campbell thinks you need a ‘humour bypass’ LOL JUST KIDDING This post contains videos

Offended by ‘curry my yoghurt’? Gregory Campbell thinks you need a ‘humour bypass’

The DUP politician said he does not regret the comments and will not apologise.

PSNI: Missing woman may be in the Republic

Katja Benko has been missing since this morning.

Three gardaí injured over last two nights in Dublin ‘no-go area’

A local councillor said parents need to take more responsibility for their children as a group of youths continues to cause nightly mayhem in the area.

Opinion: Are new medical card plans unfair for GPs?

Making GPs the new rationers of medical card extension could destroy long-established bonds of trust between them and their patients.

€60,000 worth of cannabis found at a house in Cork

A man in his 40s was arrested at the scene and is being held by gardaí.

Today’s top stories in 6 seconds

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.

This 10-year-old has been teaching Enda a thing or two…

See what the Taoiseach’s been up to…

Irish Water letter containing human excrement sent to call centre

The incident has been reported to the gardaí.

The cross on Carrauntoohil will be re-erected before Christmas

We are still no closer to finding out who cut down the monument.

From Business ETC US med-tech firm Medtronic has been cleared to come to Ireland… and get a sweet tax deal Sweet Deal

US med-tech firm Medtronic has been cleared to come to Ireland… and get a sweet tax deal

The company is buying Dublin-headquartered Covidien for about €34 billion.

How will the HSE tackle waiting lists next year?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Catch up as you wake up

Poll: Was John Delaney’s apology necessary? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Was John Delaney’s apology necessary?

A video of the FAI chief singing a republican song caused quite a stir, but was it all blown out of proportion?

He’s only in the job 27 days but the EC boss has already survived a motion of no confidence

So much for getting it easy because you’re the new guy.

Column: Is suicide a preventable cause of death?

Suicide is the most preventable cause of death if people will talk and we can listen.

Streets of Ferguson calmer after three days of protests over teen’s shooting

An officer will not be prosecuted over the shooting dead of Mike Brown (18).

From The Score FAI Board back John Delaney following republican song controversy Stand By Your Man

FAI Board back John Delaney following republican song controversy

The chief executive had previously apologised for any offence caused.

New drink driving laws come into effect from today

The laws close an old loophole.

Average age of HIV diagnosis for gay and bisexual men has fallen to 32 HIV

Average age of HIV diagnosis for gay and bisexual men has fallen to 32

Committee on Health and Children today, who will be focusing on advances in testing opportunities for HIV and enhancing engagement with health services,

Turn on those lights: Status Orange weather warning in place

An Garda Siochána are warning about dangerous driving conditions across the country.

From Business ETC Black Friday: What is it and why is it creeping in on Ireland? Discount Shoppers This post contains a poll
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