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The 9 at 9: Friday

Here’s what’s making headlines this morning.
Sep 25th 2020, 7:45 AM 17,860 1

Updated Sep 25th 2020, 8:47 AM

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

1. #COVID: Should Ireland be like Sweden or New Zealand in its approach to Covid-19? Experts disagree on the next steps in the pandemic in Ireland. 

2. #LOUISVILLE: Louisville dealt with another night under curfew after being rocked by protests over the news that no one would face charges for the police killing of Breonna Taylor.

3. #REPUBLICANS: US Senate leader Mitch McConnell has moved to re-assure voters that the results of this year’s presidential will be implemented in an orderly way.

4. #CRASH: Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a 19-year-old man died in a collision in Co Mayo last night. 

5. #AIR: An estimated 1,300 people are prematurely dying each year in Ireland due to poor air quality, according to a new report.

6. #NUIG: Students at NUI Galway have been warned they could face expulsion if they fail to adhere to Covid-19 public health guidelines.

7. #DUP: DUP leader Arlene Foster has said everyone is “equally subject to the law” after a photograph emerged showing one of her MPs on a train without a face covering.

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8. #DUNDALK: A family have been forced to flee their home in Dundalk in Co Louth after a series of incidents they believe are racially motivated.

9. #RAIL: Three railway workers have been suspended for turning a storage room under Grand Central Station in New York into an unauthorised “man cave”.

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