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Dublin: 9 °C Saturday 30 May, 2020

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here’s everything you need to know this Friday morning.

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EVERY MORNING, brings you the stories you need to know as you wake up.

1. #STRIIIIKE: This morning’s work stoppage by train drivers has caused disruption for thousands of commuters.

2. #CRIME: Prime Time revealed Adrian Crevan Mackin, the man who killed Garda Tony Golden, had been convicted of gun possession in Northern Ireland two years ago.

3. #FRANCE: 42 people have been killed after a bus collided with a lorry.

4. #COLLISION: A man in his late 20s is in serious condition after being hit by a truck on Merchants Quay.

5. #GRILLED: Hillary Clinton’s marathon 11-hour questioning on the 2012 attacks in Benghazi has ended.

6. #CARRICKMINES: Five members of the Connors family who died in the halting site tragedy will be laid to rest today in Wexford.

7. #SNOOPING: New powers being given to Revenue will allow it to access private information about people without informing them an investigation is taking place, the Irish Independent reports.

8. #SCHOOL’S OUT: The main second level teachers’ union has warned of school closures if the government takes them on, The Irish Times reports.

9. #NASHVILLE: Three people have been shot in an attack at Tennessee State University.

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