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Yesterday’s News

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Sunday 10 February, 2019

Millennials still recognise songs from music's 1960s-90s golden age, study finds

By contrast, their recognition of musical hits from 2000 to 2015 diminishes rapidly over time.

Saturday 9 February, 2019

Bees have brains that can figure out basic maths, new study finds

The researchers built on their previous finding that honeybees can understand the concept of zero.

'Michael Shine spoke very, very softly and referred to me as a nice boy most of the time'

Shine was yesterday found guilty of groping seven boys in his care over a period of three decades.

Friday 8 February, 2019

Woman (60s) dies after car veers off road and enters ditch in Co Limerick

The incident happened at 3.30pm at Upper Sunville, Ardpatrick, Kilmallock.

Theresa May arrives in Dublin for crunch talks with Varadkar

Varadkar greeted May at Farmleigh and they will both attend dinner together.

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Here’s what made the headlines today.

Two people arrested over UK house fire that killed four children

Emergency services were called to the blaze in the Highfields area of Stafford at 2.40am on Tuesday.

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Psychiatric Nurses Association escalates action and announces three more strike days

Until now, the PNA had only participated in an overtime ban.

Dunnes Stores recalls batch of salmon due to incorrect use-by date

It’s recalling the batches with the use-by date 19/02/19.

Thursday 7 February, 2019

Number of national parks to temporarily close as Storm Erik to hit country tomorrow

A status orange wind warning for Galway and Mayo has been issued by Met Éireann today.

Number of homes built in 2018 rose by 25% compared to year previous

The total number of new dwellings completed in 2018 was 18,072, according to the CSO.

Three people arrested over murder of Michael Keogh in 2017 released without charge

The body of Michael Keogh was discovered near Sheridan Court, Dorset Street on 31 May 2017.

Government urged to 'apply more dynamic thinking' to solving housing crisis

An Oireachtas Housing Committee report has been critical of the government’s approach to solving the housing crisis.

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Evofit of suspected gunman who fatally shot man outside Belfast school released

A 63-year-old man has also been arrested in west Belfast earlier today.

Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Boris Johnson was paid almost €60,000 to speak at Dublin conference last month

The former UK foreign secretary spoke for about 25 minutes at the Pendulum Summit.

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Here’s what made the headlines today.

Three people arrested over murder of Michael Keogh in 2017

The body of Michael Keogh was discovered near Sheridan Court, Dorset Street on 31 May 2017.

Nurses are set to strike for a third day tomorrow - These are the services that will be affected

This comes after nearly 40,000 INMO nurses and midwives took part in industrial action on Tuesday.

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The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Company fined €500,000 after fatal accident at Mayo quarry

Joseph Harrington was fatally injured when he fell into an inadequately guarded stone crusher at the quarry.

Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Two men arrested after cash, cigarettes and phones stolen from businesses overnight

The burglaries took place in Co Wicklow and Co Wexford overnight.

Govt supports self-declared Venezuelan president's call for 'free, fair, democratic' elections

Young Fine Gael has called on the government to recognise Juan Guaidó as Venezuela’s interim president.

Four children who died in house fire in Staffordshire in UK overnight are named

Emergency services were called to the blaze in the Highfields area of Stafford at 2.40am.

Simon Coveney is travelling to the US today - this is what he'll be up to

He’ll be meeting with Mike Pompeo, along with launching a new government strategy for the US and Canada.

Monday 4 February, 2019

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Here’s what made the headlines today.

Over 1.4 million people tuned in to see Ireland's opening Six Nations game on Saturday

Viewership peaked at 1.1 million within the last 20 minutes of the game.

Pfizer staff to take industrial action in ongoing dispute over pension changes

Siptu members at Pfizer have rejected a Labour Court recommendation on the matter.

The 5 at 5: Monday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Saturday 2 February, 2019

'I ran as hard as I could, she charged after me': Farmer attacked by cow speaks about farm safety Farm Accidents This post contains videos

'I ran as hard as I could, she charged after me': Farmer attacked by cow speaks about farm safety

Brendan McLoughlin told his story as the HSA launched its farm safety inspection campaign.

Better forecasts may be possible with new research on extreme rainfall patterns

The new research has revealed that there are larger-scale global patterns to extreme rainfall events.

Friday 1 February, 2019

'Deeply shocking': Substitute teachers wrongly overtaxed after new system kicks in

The issue has affected a number of substitute teachers who were paid in the first and second pay runs of 2019.

Man (27) dies following collision between car and lorry in Co Limerick

The incident happened at around 10.10am on the N21 near Templeglantine.

Apple fixes bug that allowed FaceTime users to listen to a person before they answer call

In some cases, users could also watch a person before they answered the FaceTime call.

Thursday 31 January, 2019

This is what to do if you see a homeless person sleeping rough tonight

There are a number of phone numbers available to contact if you see someone sleeping rough.

SuperValu recalls batch of cereal due to possible presence of insects

The FSAI announced the recalls on its website this afternoon.

Fr Peter McVerry says council told him homeless man would have to 'come and get a sleeping bag'

DRHE director Eileen Gleeson said earlier this week that there was no shortage of beds and no need for anyone to sleep rough.

Water supply in parts of Dublin disrupted following burst water main

The burst water main is located on Anglesea Road.

Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Over 3,500 children in Ireland were homeless for Christmas in 2018

9,753 people were recording living in emergency accommodation in December.

Have you seen Samuel? Gardaí appeal for information on missing teenager

Samuel Milosiu has been missing from the Drogheda area since 10 January.

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