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The 9 at 9: Saturday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

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

1. #SAGA: Issues of confidentiality are still hampering the Siteserv commission, but Catherine Murphy says she won’t give up.

2. #FRIENDS WITH BENEFITS: Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil have agreed a deal and The Irish Times reports it was helped by the promise of a bigger Budget giveaway.

3. #CONTROL: Irish prison officers say it is only a matter of time before the gangland war on Dublin’s streets finds its way into prisons.

4. #TIPPERARY: A woman died and two men were injured in a road collision yesterday.

5. #NEGOTIATIONS: Independent TDs will be insisting on a mortgage relief deal if they are to support the Fine Gael-Fianna Fáil minority government, The Irish Examiner reports.

6. #KENYA: Rescuers are searching for dozens of people feared trapped after a building collapsed in Nairobi, BBC reports.

7. #PUMPING IRON: There are increasing concerns about teenagers abusing gym supplements.

8. #TRAVEL: EU roaming charges have just been slashed meaning lower fees if you holiday in Europe this summer.

9. #DRIVE SAFE: A bishop has recommended drivers say a prayer before getting behind the wheel, to remind themselves of the importance of what they are doing.

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