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Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Status orange snow-ice warning, three reported dead at US high school shooting and food outlets closed – it’s the Evening Fix.

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


NO FEE 4 GLOW Fest launch Smithfield Square, Dublin is gearing up for GLOW, a fun free children's Christmas festival with workshops and performances, happening this Saturday from 2-6pm. Source: Mark Stedman


Palestine: Protest against the U.S. intention to move its embassy to Jerusalem and to recognize the city of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel Palestinian protesters burn the US and Israeli flags in Gaza City Source: SIPA USA/PA Images

#US: US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital sparked Palestinian protests, clashes and a call for a new intifada today as fears grew of fresh bloodshed in the region.

#BREXIT: Donald Tusk, the president of the European Council, is set to make a statement early tomorrow morning on Brexit talks.

#NEW MEXICO: Three people were shot dead after a shooting at a high school in Aztec, New Mexico, according to authorities.


The Friends of the Elderly Christmas Dinner was held in Dublin this afternoon. Here are some photos of the dinner that was held in the charity’s headquarters on Bolton Street:

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    Pictured (LtoR) Kathleen, James and Maria byrne from DublinSource: Sam Boal via
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    Pictured (LtoR) Lead singer John St Ledger from band old boy zone,Paddy Parlin and Kathleen Byrne from Dublin Source: Sam Boal via
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    Ellen Quinn and Pauline Lawless at the Friends of the Elderly Christmas DinnerSource: Sam Boal via
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    Pictured Mary Nolan from Finglas at the Friends of the Elderly Christmas Dinner Source: Sam Boal via

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