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Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s talking about Garth Brooks, the cabinet reshuffle and Google smartphones for robots…

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

Brazil Soccer WCup A Brazil soccer fan poses for a photo before watching the World Cup semifinal match between Brazil and Germany in Rio de Janeiro today. AP / Press Association Images AP / Press Association Images / Press Association Images

IRISH

Super typhoon Neoguri photographed from the International Space Station as the storm approached Japan. ESA / NASA ESA / NASA / NASA

WORLD

#GAZA: Israel has approved the call-up of 40,000 reserve forces for a possible assault on the Gaza Strip.

#VATICAN: The Vatican bank has closed thousands of its customer accounts following a corruption inquiry.

#PISTORIUS: The defence for Oscar Pistorious closed today, with final arguments scheduled for early next month.

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PARTING SHOT

This rendition of the Game of Thrones theme will get your feet tapping [YouTube]

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