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The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Everything you need to know, as we gather ourselves and move on from Budget Day.

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

1. #THE MORNING AFTER: The dust has settled and the reaction is in. Here’s what the papers made of Budget 2016.

2. #THE NIGHT BEFORE: In the US, the Democrats had their first presidential primary debate. Hillary Clinton attacked her main rival Bernie Sanders on his gun law stance. Donald Trump stole some of the former Secretary of State’s limelight though.

3. #CARRICKMINES: Residents of a south Dublin housing estate are due to meet council officials later, RTÉ reports. They blocked entry to a plot of land selected as a temporary halting site for the survivors of last weekend’s fire yesterday.

4. #TONY GOLDEN: Outdoor screens will be set up outside the St Oliver Plunkett Church in Co Louth tomorrow, as the funeral of Garda Tony Golden takes place. Large crowds are expected to turn out for the service.

5. #SYRIA: The US and Russia are to hold new talks on air safety over Syria after it emerged aircraft from both nations came within miles of each other at the weekend, according to the BBC.

6. #MISSING: Gardaí have issued an appeal for help tracing a 15-year-old boy missing from Mullingar since Saturday.

7. #SEARCH: A search has been taking place near near Ardnacrusha power station in Co Clare following a report that a body part was seen in the water.

8. #THE IT CROWD: Chris O’Dowd was hanging around the Dáil bar last night.

9. #THE OUTLOOK: Another fine autumn day on the way (once the fog lifts from the midlands). Top temperatures of 12 to 14 degrees.

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