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Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Irish lecturer killed in Paris, Kerry review finds delayed cancer diagnosis and full Brexit legal opinion published – it’s the evening fix.

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


NO FEE 5 Dochas Awards Mary Robinson pictured at the annual Dochas Awards on Wood Quay today, where she received the Lifetime Achievement Award Source: Mark Stedman


George HW Bush The Honor Guard carries the casket of former president George Herbert Walker Bush down the center isle Source: Doug Mills/PA Images

#BREXIT: The UK Attorney General’s legal opinion on the current Brexit deal has been published, after the House of Commons voted in favour of making it public.

#PAMPLONA: A Spanish court upholds disputed nine-year jail sentence for a “wolf pack” sex attack gang

#MIDDLESBROUGH: A pharmacist was convicted of murdering his wife in the UK so he could start a new life with his boyfriend abroad


The funeral of former US President George HW Bush was held today.

This piece on the BBC takes an interesting look at how his legacy has been revised in the era of Donald Trump. 

Files photos - Washington Source: Sachs Ron/CNP/ABACA/PA Images

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