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Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Apple, John Halligan and Dublin Bus had people talking today.

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

IRISH

7/9/2016. Apple Billions Protest. Members of the p Protesters outside the Dáil today, calling on the government to take the €13 billion in back taxes from Apple. Source: Eamonn Farrell

INTERNATIONAL

Power station chimney demolition The 801 foot tall chimney of the former Isle of Grain Power station in Kent is demolished by engineers. Source: PA Wire/Press Association Images

#CALAIS: Britain announced it will build a wall at the Calais migrant camp.

#SYRIA: Warplanes dropped suspected chlorine bombs on a crowded neighbourhood in Aleppo, activists claimed.

#NOTRE DAME: Two men were arrested after gas cylinders were found in a car near Paris’s famous Notre Dame cathedral.

INNOVATION

PARTING SHOT

The words Sensible Soccer will evoke memories for readers a certain age. This Vice article on the game’s version of the World Cup is enough to make you want to dig the Amiga out of the attic.

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