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# joe-o’reilly - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

FULL SPEECH: Minister for Health on what is wrong with Ireland’s abortion laws

Leo Varadkar rules out ‘rushed referendum’.

From The Score The Richie Power-Kieran Donaghy link – ‘Our roles were so similar, it was scary’ Comeback Kids

The Richie Power-Kieran Donaghy link – ‘Our roles were so similar, it was scary’

The Kilkenny and Kerry players enjoyed brilliant revivals at the end of the championship.

From The Score Alan Brogan’s Dublin future – ‘It is a difficult decision and one that I am struggling to make’ To Stay Or To Go

Alan Brogan’s Dublin future – ‘It is a difficult decision and one that I am struggling to make’

The Dublin forward is still undecided about his plans for 2015.

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# joe-o’reilly - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Terror attack at a Pakistani school, the Russian Rouble and the same sex marriage referendum had everyone talking today.

Leo Varadkar thinks our abortion laws are ‘too restrictive’ Repeal The 8th This post contains videos

Leo Varadkar thinks our abortion laws are ‘too restrictive’

The Health Minister had made a landmark speech in the Dáil tonight.

Three arrested in searches as part of operation to tackle burglaries

Two men will appear in court tomorrow while a woman appear in court today.

Fugitive former solicitor Michael Lynn to be extradited from Brazil over €80m debts

Lynn faces charges in Ireland relating to property debts.

From The Score Ronaldo gets the Ancelotti death stare after failed rabona half-volley Audacious

Ronaldo gets the Ancelotti death stare after failed rabona half-volley

It mattered little as Real Madrid cruised into the final of the Club World Cup with a 4-0 victory over Mexicans Cruz Azul.

13-year-old boy charged with stabbing Irish man to death

Four other boys arrested on suspicion of murder have been bailed to return to a police station in late January.

New Zealand police say sorry: That guy with the sideways kayak was NOT Irish

Police say he had a “foreign accent.” The man himself says that’s not true.

# joe-o’reilly - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Three arrested after explosives found in cars in Meath

The men were arrested for membership of an unlawful organisation and possession of explosives.

From The Score Chelsea’s win marred by double injury blow, Blades upset Southampton League Cup

Chelsea’s win marred by double injury blow, Blades upset Southampton

Didier Drogba and Kurt Zouma were forced off the field while Nigel Clough’s men also progressed to the Capital One Cup semi-finals.

“Discrimination of the highest order” – Louise O’Keeffe shocked by State offer to abuse victims

The offers are being linked to whether or not a complaint was made against an abuser.

From The Daily Edge The Irish absolutely cleaned up at tonight’s British Comedy Awards COYBIG

The Irish absolutely cleaned up at tonight’s British Comedy Awards

Aisling Bea, Graham Norton, Moone Boy and Brendan O’Carroll were among the winners.

Mother calls American TV show to yell at her arguing pundit sons

The brothers may be divided by politics but they were brought together by mortification.

From The Daily Edge 8 spectacularly bad Christmas films you won’t believe exist Christmas Flicks

Four more legal highs have now been made illegal

GHB is also going to be controlled even tighter.

From The Score Dublin County Board chairman Andy Kettle dies aged 68 RIP

Dublin County Board chairman Andy Kettle dies aged 68

Kettle remembered for his “infectious enthusiasm” in presiding over the capital’s recent success.

# joe-o’reilly - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Well, Chris Rock’s Reddit AMA got off to an awkward start Awkward

Well, Chris Rock’s Reddit AMA got off to an awkward start

A fan immediately confused him for Chris Tucker. *shakes head*

From The Score 20 Red Bull trophies stolen in late night robbery discovered in a lake Recovered

20 Red Bull trophies stolen in late night robbery discovered in a lake

Police discovered the silverware, taken from the Formula One team’s premises, just south of Milton Keynes after they were spotted by a member of the public.

From The Score Eden Hazard capitalises on Richard Keogh’s mistake to send Chelsea on their way Highlights

Eden Hazard capitalises on Richard Keogh’s mistake to send Chelsea on their way

The Premier League leaders saw off Derby County in tonight’s Capital One Cup quarter-final.

From The Daily Edge US state rules that ‘leggings are not pants’ Leggings This post contains a poll
From The Score Here’s a sneak-peek of what the UFC has in store for January UFC

Here’s a sneak-peek of what the UFC has in store for January

The UFC will kick-start 2015 with four first-class shows in January, including Conor McGregor’s trip to Boston.

Christmas has been cancelled in Guinea’s capital and Sierra Leone

It’s in a bid to combat the spread of the Ebola virus.

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Au revoir, Thierry and all today’s sport Tuesday

We’ll Leave It There So: Au revoir, Thierry and all today’s sport

Plus you can find out what you Googled this year, Ireland’s greatest sporting achievement in 2014 and much more.

A L’Oreal executive really hates the smelly chip shop below his Alpine retreat

The smell is an “abnormal disturbance to the neighbourhood”, apparently.

From The Daily Edge Watch Irish people sample American Christmas delicacies for the first time Egg Nog
From The Score Blizzards and blurs: how FC Porto won an incredible world title in Tokyo Archive

Blizzards and blurs: how FC Porto won an incredible world title in Tokyo

As the FIFA Club World Cup moves towards conclusion, we look back on an incredible 1987 decider.

From The Score Rodgers dismisses reports of player unrest at Liverpool as ‘totally untrue’ Fighting Fires

Rodgers dismisses reports of player unrest at Liverpool as ‘totally untrue’

The Reds boss insists the spirit in his squad remains ‘very strong’ despite the recent poor form.

From The Score Bowe’s tries and promotion to Division 1 – Monaghan’s 2014 sporting highlights Best Moments

Bowe’s tries and promotion to Division 1 – Monaghan’s 2014 sporting highlights

An NFL kicker, McGuigan’s management of Frampton and an Allstar for Cora Courtney.

From The Daily Edge Teenager who claimed to make $72 million on stock market admits to making whole thing up Hoax
From The Score Herrera denies involvement in match-fixing Probe

Herrera denies involvement in match-fixing

“I love football and I believe in fair play, both on and off the pitch.”

‘I was sent home three days before my baby died and told I just had a kidney infection’

A mother has come forward about her experience at Portlaoise Regional Hospital in 2007.

From The Score Torrance: Faldo’s Garcia criticism was pathetic Bunkered

Torrance: Faldo’s Garcia criticism was pathetic

The former Ryder Cup skipper was not impressed by Faldo’s dig at the Spaniard.

From The Score FAI make anti-racism stance after ‘doctored’ image of Tweet Really Uncool

FAI make anti-racism stance after ‘doctored’ image of Tweet

The Association’s account has not been hacked. The image was never an actual Tweet.

From The Daily Edge Watch London commuters break out into a spontaneous Erasure singalong on the Tube A Little Respect
From The Score Matthews cited for eye contact, Madigan and Care let off with a warning Boys Will Be Boys

Matthews cited for eye contact, Madigan and Care let off with a warning

Players who clock up three warnings and/or yellow cards in the Champions Cup will face an extra judicial hearing.

From The Daily Edge What to watch on TV tonight: Tuesday Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Tuesday

Here are the shows that’ll be on your Twitter timeline later.

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