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Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

A woman’s arrest, rallies in Cologne, and warnings of flooding had everyone talking.

NEED TO CATCH up? brings you a round-up of today’s news.



Winter weather Jan 9th 2016 Snow covered fields near Kielder in Northumberland. Source: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

#EGYPT: A Swedish tourist who was injured during an attack on a hotel recalled what happened.

#GERMANY: Rallies were held in Cologne after the sexual assaults at New Year’s celebrations, including one by a far right group that was dispersed with tear gas and water cannon.

#GHANA: The husband of former EastEnders actress Sian Blake has reportedly been arrested.

#MEXICO: The recaptured Mexican drug lord El Chapo wanted to make a film about himself.

#UNITED KINGDOM: Some 280 soldiers have been questioned over claims of torture and murder during the Iraqi War. [Sky News]

#UNITED STATES: A Muslim woman was kicked out of a Donald Trump rally.



There’s a rather lovely engagement notice in The Irish Times today. []


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