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Monday 30 January 2023 Dublin: 8°C

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# Bittersweet
Mona McSharry sets new record, misses out on medal by 0.04 seconds
The Sligo native finished fourth with a time of 29.59 at the World Swimming Championships.
# new record
People given free beer as temperatures top 49 degrees in Australia
Heat-stressed bats are falling from trees.
# History Maker
King of the 40! The NFL 40-yard dash record has been broken
John Ross ran a blistering time of 4.22 seconds at the NFL Scouting Combine.
# Come Fly With Me
More than four times the population of Ireland used Dublin Airport last year
The airport set a new record for passenger numbers.