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Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Today everyone’s been talking about the sentencing of Liam Adams, the body found in Kerry and hospital staff top-ups.

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

imageThe remains of Fr Alec Reid pictured outside Clonard Monastery in West Belfast after his funeral mass today. (Laura Hutton/Photocall Ireland)

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WORLD

imageSilvio Berlusconi is cheered by his supporters during a rally in Rome. (Alessandra Tarantino/PA Images)

#WALES: The lead singer of the band Lostprohets pleaded guilty to baby rape.

#BRAZIL: Two people have died in a stadium accident in Sao Paulo.

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#ITALY: Silvio Berlusconi has been expelled from the Italian Parliament.

INNOVATION

  • Celebrating Thanksgiving tomorrow? Be thankful that you are not in space as the food isn’t that appetising apparently. [The Atlantic]
  • A detailed image of a supernova explosion caused by the death of a massive star has been taken by the European Southern Observatory’s telescope in Chile. [BBC]

PARTING SHOT

Staff at Brasserie 7 in Dublin are reaching out to the public to help them find a happy couple who left a note for the staff after they got engaged in the restaurant.

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