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Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

A CAB seizure, Unite Bus Éireann workers vote to strike and Trump fires the attorney general – It’s the Fix.

NEED TO CATCH up? brings you a round-up of today’s news.


NO FEE MATER HEART APPEAL 7 Dundalk players Dane Massey and Sean Gannon pictured with Ciara Ocks (9) and Jude Davis (9) as mark 10 years of heart screening at The Family Heart Screening Clinic and to launch this year’s Mater Heart Appeal. Source: Marc O'Sullivan


Up Helly Aa Viking festival Members of the Jarl Squad dressed in Viking suits on the galley after marching through the street in Lerwick on the Shetland Isles during the Up Helly Aa Viking festival. Source: ane Barlow/PA Wire

#PORTUGAL: Portugal’s Supreme Court upheld the acquittal of an ex-policeman sued for libel by the parents of Madeleine McCann.

#UNITED STATES: Donald Trump fired the acting attorney general after she ordered Justice Department lawyers not to defend his controversial immigration orders.

#LOAS ANGELES: Police said that they used DNA to identify a suspect in the slaying of the ex-wife of Righteous Brothers singer Bill Medley.

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A travelling Norwegian musician travelled to Dublin, crashed her van into a horse shed in the Liberties, and wrote a song about the people she met there.

Source: The Musical Slave/YouTube

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