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Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

The referendum campaign enters its last hours and Trump cancels Kim summit – it’s The Fix.

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


No Campaigners 854_90545810 Yes and No campaigners on O'Connell Street in Dublin ahead of tomorrow's vote. Source: Sam Boal/


Trump US President Donald Trump posthumously pardons Jack Johnson, boxing's first black heavyweight champion. Source: Susan Walsh

#CALL IT OFF: Donald Trump warned North Korea against any “foolish or reckless” move, after he called off plans for a planned nuclear summit with Kim Jong Un next month.

#MORGAN FREEMAN: Actor Morgan Freeman has apologised to anyone who may have felt “uncomfortable or disrespected” by his behaviour.

#WHOOPS: UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson discussed dealing with Moscow in an 18-minute phone call with Russian pranksters impersonating the prime minister of Armenia in a recording posted online today.


Alan Kinsella has been collecting Irish election literature the year before the referendum on the introduction of the Eighth Amendment – here’s a look at his collection.

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