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Dublin: 5 °C Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Here’s what had people talking today

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


9672 Hanna Sheehy Plaque_90547014 A member of the public takes a photo of a new plaque which commemorates Hanna Sheehy Skeffington and other Irish suffragettes. Source: Leah Farrell/


(SP)RUSSIA-MOSCOW-WORLD CUP-FANS Fans play soccer near the Red Square in Moscow, Russia, ahead of the start of the World Cup tomorrow. Source: Xinhua News Agency/PA Images

#STEP BACK: Donald Trump accepted an invitation from Kim Jong Un to visit North Korea during their historic summit.

#WORLD CUP: The united bid of USA, Mexico and Canada has won the right to host the 2026 World Cup.


A raccoon has become an internet sensation after climbing a building in the US.

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