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The 9 at 9: Friday

Man dies in Navan road accident, and the country assesses the damage from Storm Callum – it’s the 9 at 9.

Updated Oct 12th 2018, 8:51 AM

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EVERY MORNING, brings you all the news you need to know as you start the day.

1. #STORM CALLUM: The storm has been raging all night. Follow our liveblog for the latest on its effects.

2. #NAVAN: A man has died after being hit by a car in Co Meath

3. #POWER OUT: 30,000 customers are without power as a result of Storm Callum.

4. #FECKERS: Landlords and agencies have started asking people for viewing fees, according to housing group Threshold.

5. #CAESAREANS: Caesarean section incidences have almost doubled globally since 2000

6. #CHARLETON: With the publication of the Charleton Tribunal report yesterday, we run through the judge’s forensic analysis of a national scandal.

7. #HACKED OFF: Speaking of Charleton, one thing is certain from his report – he isn’t overly enamored with journalists.

8. #GROWTH: The pace of economic growth is strong in 2018 as the Central Bank forecasts another 154,000 new jobs.

9. #HURRICANE MICHAEL: Search teams continue to comb the debris in search of survivors of the most severe storm to hit Florida in decades. The death toll now stands at six.

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