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Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

A shooting in Dublin, Labour’s popularity and war veterans had everyone talking today.

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

14/8/2015 Pictured is the Candlelight Rosary Proce Candlelight Rosary Procession outside the Knock Shrine in Mayo on the first day of the National Novena. Source: Mark Stedman/RollingNews,ie



#VJ DAY: Veterans were marking 70 years since Japan surrendered in World War Two.

#MANCHESTER: Two men were arrested after a woman’s body was found in the boot of a car.

#CHINA: A man was found alive just 50 metres from the epicentre of the explosion.

#ITALY: More than 40 people suffocated in the hold of a migrant boat.



Eighteen designers were asked to photoshop this woman’s body to show what their country’s ideal female body would look like. The results were interesting.

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