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Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Here’s what had people talking today.

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

IRELAND

CMK24072018_Observatory_Astronaut Visit _011ESA Astronaut, Italian Paolo Nespoli speaking with CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory Summer Space Camp members.Source: Clare Keogh

INTERNATIONAL

Greece Forest FireThe sun breaks through a smoked filled sky as cars drive on a road near Kineta, west of Athens.Source: Thanassis Stavrakis

#GREECE: At least 74 people are dead in Greece after wildfires hit.

#COMMONS PEOPLE: Ian Paisley Jr has been suspended from the DUP and the House of Commons after the North Antrim MP was found by a parliament watchdog to have broken rules by not declaring two trips to Sri Lanka.

#TOUR DE FRANCE: The Tour de France’s 16th stage was briefly brought to a halt today when police used tear gas near the peloton to break up a protest by farmers.

PARTING SHOT

Source: Wall Street Journal/YouTube

A shipping container may just be somewhere you changed for football as a kid, but this Wall Street Journal video explains how the containers changed the world as we know it.

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