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# joe-o’reilly - Thursday 16 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Harry Potter fans rejoice as three spin-off films are confirmed to be in the works

Harry Potter fans rejoice as three spin-off films are confirmed to be in the works

The news was confirmed by Warner Bros yesterday.

The Irish father of algebra to be honoured with new Luas depot

In 1843, William Rowan Hamilton made a discovery that has been vital to modern maths and science.

Toddler found dead at south Dublin apartment was subject of garda alert Murder Inquiry This post contains images

Toddler found dead at south Dublin apartment was subject of garda alert

The child was found dead at the apartment in Ballybrack this afternoon. A woman in her 40s has been arrested, and a murder inquiry is under way.

This letter threatens tenants with eviction if they don’t pay water charges

It was sent to tenants who are part of the Rental Accommodation Scheme in Wicklow County Council.

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From The Score John O’Shea’s dream week just keeps getting better and better Payday

Man who sued MCD after breaking his ankle in Oxegen mud loses case

The judge ruled that his injury was not the fault of the promoters.

From The Daily Edge This is the absolute worst story about a spider you’ll ever hear Along Came A Spider
From The Score Analysis: Conor Murray the key man in Munster’s attacking game plan Influence

Analysis: Conor Murray the key man in Munster’s attacking game plan

The 25-year-old scrum-half is being used effectively by Anthony Foley and his coaching staff.

Lawmakers told that prostitution is sexual violence and that domestic violence is a crime

Today’s report by the Oireachtas Justice Committee on Sexual and Domestic Violence suggests changes to the way prostitution is legislated for.

Taoiseach denies misleading the Dáil over Irish Water bonus claims

Sean Fleming says the Taoiseach has “serious questions” to answer.

Maths Week: Thursday’s puzzle of the day It All Adds Up This post contains a poll

Maths Week: Thursday’s puzzle of the day

We’re setting you a little brainteaser each day this week to highlight a drive to improve the country’s numeracy skills.

From The Score Leinster’s Heaslip: ‘If I was allowed, I’d always bet on myself’ Belief

Leinster’s Heaslip: ‘If I was allowed, I’d always bet on myself’

The eastern province’s captain says his side aren’t feeling additional pressure as their European campaign looms.

Air France plane grounded at Madrid airport due to suspected Ebola case

A passenger travelling from Lagos in Nigeria is reported to have a fever and shivers

From The Daily Edge The internet went crazy for this photo of the ‘ebola puppy’. Only problem? It’s fake Ebola Puppy
From The Score Forget the Champions Cup, this ‘own try’ could have huge repercussions* in world rugby Blunder
From The Daily Edge SuperValu accidentally texts ‘frozen bast*rd turkey” offer to customers Basted Turkeys

Ireland might see ‘a few cases’ of Ebola. So, how will it cope?

It won’t be a Hollywood apocalypse, politicians heard today.

Author John Grisham says sentences for watching child porn are too harsh

He said that men sometimes stumble onto websites featuring child pornography after ‘pushing the wrong buttons’ while drunk.

Sinn FĂ©in offering to meet MaĂ­ria Cahill over IRA rape claims

Cahill, a niece of IRA member Joe Cahill, says the IRA convened a ‘kangaroo court’ to deal with the abuse claims, in order to prevent a police investigation.

“Disgrace” of teen girl stuck with braces over pay dispute

An orthodontist refused to remove the braces because they weren’t paid.

From The Score How much? The price a football fan must pay to follow their team Cash Money

How much? The price a football fan must pay to follow their team

Thinking of heading over for a match? You better start saving!

From The Score No Euro qualification worries for Germany – Beckenbauer Kaiser

No Euro qualification worries for Germany – Beckenbauer

Beckenbauer said that fans would see the real Germany in 2015.

From The Daily Edge Dad of the year makes his son the best Halloween costume we’ve ever seen Vending Machine

Dad of the year makes his son the best Halloween costume we’ve ever seen

No, that is not a real vending machine.

From The Score It’s a sad day for rugby fans as Fox do their last ever top five End Of An Era

It’s a sad day for rugby fans as Fox do their last ever top five

They were bound to run out of ideas eventually.

From The Score Mayo invading fan: ‘It wouldn’t have happened if the game had been played in Croke Park’ Speaking Out

Quiz show apologises after asking contestants to name ‘a woman’s job’

Family Feud Australia was accused of sexism by viewers.

From The Score Gary Neville fires up the touchscreen to rip Giggsy’s greatest goal apart Rewriting History This post contains videos

Gary Neville fires up the touchscreen to rip Giggsy’s greatest goal apart

An all-time classic? No, jokes Gary Neville – it was just a bit greedy.

A smart-alec Tánaiste giving smart-alec answers… That’s what Mary Lou thinks of Joan

“I’m sorry that’s not good enough … and I’m sorry if this breaches Dáil etiquette.”

From The Daily Edge O’Dowd making a US Moone Boy, but how did the Irish version go down stateside? Telly

Bono in the Dáil? TDs to probe ‘inappropriate’ property deal with U2

“In that area, €450,000 wouldn’t be worth a semi-detached residence.”

Man charged for growing 500 cannabis plants in Westmeath house

The drugs, worth an estimated €400,000, were found during a raid on the house this morning.

# joe-o’reilly - Thursday 16 October, 2014

From The Score The RFU want to introduce bans for players and coaches if they don’t do concussion courses New Laws

The RFU want to introduce bans for players and coaches if they don’t do concussion courses

Players and coaches can receive bans if they don’t complete concussion tests.

From The Score Giggs hails Van Gaal for giving youngsters a chance Youth Policy

Giggs hails Van Gaal for giving youngsters a chance

The former United winger says the Dutch coach is continuing “the United way”.

‘I’ll always wonder about the missed call I had from my son the night he died’

Former Fianna Fáil TD Charlie O’Connor says he believes his son’s death was an accident.

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From Business ETC Here’s how much Google’s new Nexus devices will cost you Big Spender

Here’s how much Google’s new Nexus devices will cost you

Let’s hope you have some deep pockets if you want the Nexus 6.

Lunchtime Fix: 6 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

From The Score O’Driscoll and Wilkinson go head-to-head again, this time in the TV studio Sergeant Wilko

O’Driscoll and Wilkinson go head-to-head again, this time in the TV studio

BOD’s a BT man but Sky have snapped up Jonny Wilkinson in response.

From The Score Pick Six: Sky Sports’ Kevin Cadle v TheScore.ie – NFL week 7

Pick Six: Sky Sports’ Kevin Cadle v TheScore.ie – NFL week 7

We’ve asked the presenter to pick six of this week’s NFL games.

From The Score ‘It wasn’t nice being used as the guinea pig’ – O’Driscoll on that spear tackle Spear Tackle

‘It wasn’t nice being used as the guinea pig’ – O’Driscoll on that spear tackle

The recently retired centre opened up about the tackle that could have ended his career.

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