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Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

An ongoing investigation into the disappearance of a man in 2004, David Hall on charity regulation, and 80 people killed in Kabul bombing.

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

IRISH

CMK 23072016 Feile Failte_Banna Strand0004 Dancers from Butterflies and Bones at Féile Fáilte, a day-long celebration of dance on Banna Strand, Co Kerry. Source: Clare Keogh

WORLD

germany A woman lights a candle beside a sign painted in the colours of the German flag at the Olympia shopping centre in Munich, where nine people were shot dead. The sign reads: 'Why?' Source: Jens Meyer/AP/Press Association Images

#MUNICH: Police in Germany said David Ali Sonboly, the teenager who killed nine people at a shopping centre in Munich yesterday, was was a “shy video game fan” with “obvious links” to Anders Breivik.

#AFGHANISTAN: At least 80 people were killed and over 230 wounded in Kabul when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives-packed clothing among a large crowd of demonstrators.

#FRANCE: At least 15 people were injured, including two critically, after a bus carrying Welsh teenagers crashed in France.

#MALAYSIA: The pilot who flew missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, which is believed to have gone off route and crashed in the Indian Ocean, conducted a simulation of a similar path just weeks prior, New York magazine has reported.

INNOVATION

PARTING SHOT

Cork Pride Festival kicks off tomorrow, and city hall has lit up to honour the occasion.

download (1) Source: Jamie O'Sullivan/Instagram

Cork Pride told DailyEdge.ie that Cork City Council has been “very supportive” of the fesitval.

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