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Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Alan Kelly says future generations will "rue" the proposed Irish Water deal

The Dáil debated the issue of Irish Water today – and Kelly has been setting out his stall.

The Pope has agreed this Irish priest performed a miracle

Pope Francis approved the beatification of John Sullivan SJ.

Search to identify Prince's heirs as he died 'without a will'

Immediate decisions must be made about his business interests.

"People don't care about Sheriff Street until someone gets murdered"

Social Democrats councillor Gary Gannon, who grew up on Sheriff Street, showed us the area.

Salah Abdeslam to be placed in isolation after being charged over Paris attacks

The French national is believed to be the last surviving member of a terror squad that hit Paris in November.

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Dean Fitzpatrick murder trial, water charges and the JNLRs had everyone talking today.

Averil Power loses out to Lynn Ruane in battle for Seanad seat

There’ll be plenty of familiar faces in the upper house.

McDonald's is taking some of the mystery ingredients out of McNuggets

The world’s biggest hamburger chain says it is testing a version without artificial preservatives.

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If you get the Luas, you need alternative plans tomorrow

Transdev this week walked out of talks in which drivers asked for a 26.5% pay increase.

Dean Fitzpatrick 'walked into knife', David Mahon told gardaí

David Mahon is accused of murdering his stepson, Dean Fitzpatrick, in May 2013.

From The42 We'll Leave It There So: Paddy Barnes will carry the flag and all today's sport Wednesday

We'll Leave It There So: Paddy Barnes will carry the flag and all today's sport

It’s all downhill towards the weekend from here, sports fans.

Police capture soldier suspected of killing 11 on tropical island

Nine guns, along with ammunition, were recovered several hours after the shooting.

Water charges might be scrapped - so should we pay our bills?

It remains unclear whether billpayers will be refunded or non-billpayers will be pursued.

"I cried": Cork mother on hearing her triplets had been diagnosed with autism

“It’s a grieving process and that’s what I stress to other parents,” Avlyn McKeown said.

Revenue has taken back millions from people hiding money in offshore accounts

The organisation is appealing for anyone evading tax by holding money overseas to come forward.

From The42 As it happened: Atletico Madrid v Bayern Munich, Champions League Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Atletico Madrid v Bayern Munich, Champions League

We were at the Vicente Calderon as a mouth-watering semi-final tie got underway.

RTÉ Radio One remains top dog in the radio wars

Today FM remains top for market share for 25 – 41 year olds.

Cameras worn by gardaí could help bring 'swifter, fairer justice for victims' Evidence This post contains videos

Cameras worn by gardaí could help bring 'swifter, fairer justice for victims'

Garda delegates heard of the benefits UK police officers have seen since the introduction of body cameras

13 wounded as suicide bomber blows herself up in Turkish city

The attack comes a day after the US said there were “credible indications” of threats to tourist areas.

Watch: Father performs emotional tribute to late wife alongside young daughter

Liz, mother to Emily Long and wife to Jerry Long, passed away less than three months ago.

From The42 South Yorkshire Police chief constable suspended over his response to Hillsborough JFT96

South Yorkshire Police chief constable suspended over his response to Hillsborough

David Crompton’s position had been described as ‘untenable’ following the conclusion of the inquest.

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

This endless talk of water charges is tiring. Here are 10 things we should focus on instead

Of all the things urgently, dangerously and unfairly wrong with this country, Irish Water isn’t even in the top 10, writes Donal O’Keeffe.

Alan Shatter says Enda Kenny gave him 'no choice' but to resign

Shatter has called for the immediate publication of the O’Higgins report into garda corruption.

This Tipperary retail park is on the market for €2.6 million

Nenagh Retail Park was developed in 2006.

The Times of London admits it should have put Hillsborough on its front page

The Sun, which also didn’t carry the story on the front page, has not done the same.

New beds for homeless mothers and children should be open 'in a matter of weeks'

The centre closed in December due to lack of funding.

Asylum seekers living in Ireland more than five years should be given "special amnesty"

Former judge Bryan McMahon says such a move would be “in the spirit of the ideals of 1916″, but would require “political will”.

Dublin man awarded €50k after neighbour trespassed to cut down 50ft-high trees

The trees had been there for almost 50 years.

From The42 O'Neill: I spoke to other managers at PFA Awards about contingency plans for Euro 2016 Alternative Options

O'Neill: I spoke to other managers at PFA Awards about contingency plans for Euro 2016

Injury setbacks are part and parcel of the game and the Ireland manager intends to prepare for the worst.

One of Android's handier features is something you've likely forgotten about

The quick search feature Now on Tap is incredibly useful, if you remember it’s there.

Fate of Melissa Reid to be decided in coming days

The Scottish native has been in a Peruvian jail since 2013.

Take a break and watch this mesmerising solar flare footage in ultra HD Take A Break This post contains videos

Take a break and watch this mesmerising solar flare footage in ultra HD

The video was captured by Nasa’s Solar Dynamics Observatory, which watches the sun constantly.

American surfer mauled by 6ft shark

While shark attacks are generally rare in the area, there have been several such incidents in recent years.

Poll: Do you think we should pay for our water? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think we should pay for our water?

Water charges may be suspended for at least nine months.

Irish travellers hoping to avoid worst of major European flight disruption

Air traffic staff in the country will be on strike today.

These international problems could seriously wreck Ireland's economic plans

The Department of Finance is predicting big growth, but only if everything goes as it wants it to.