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Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Here’s what made the headlines today.

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


aontu 74_90568153 Peadar Tóibín launched his new political party Aontú today Source: Sam Boal/


Brunei anti-LGBT laws A creative sign at a protest outside the Brunei-owned Dorchester Hotel in London today over new anti-LGBT laws. Source: Sophie Hogan/PA Images

#CALEXICO: US President Donald Trump said “our country is full” during a visit to the Mexico border where he inspected a new border fence.

#BREXIT: British passports are now being issued without the words “European Union”

#CORRIE: Coronation Street is to feature a black family for the first time in its 59-year history.


“From series like Making a Murderer to podcasts like Serial – true crime seems to be everywhere these last few years.”

This article on the BBC asks whether culture’s growing obsession with true crime is a problem.

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