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Here's What Happened Today: Good Friday

The Tallaght hit-and-run, redundancies in Roscommon and a fatal stabbing in Jerusalem – it’s the Fix.

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

NAAS HOSPITAL PROTEST 7213_90508795 Ashling Merriman from Naas and members of the Still Waiting Campaign hold a vigil outside Naas Hospital in County Kildare. Source: Eamonn Farrell



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#JERUSALEM: A British tourist was stabbed to death while travelling on a train.

#AFGHANISTAN: A massive US bomb killed 36 IS fighters and destroyed a deep tunnel complex.

#TENSION: China warned conflict could break out at any moment over North Korea.

#RIP: George Lucas paid tribute to Carrie Fisher as he marked the 40th anniversary of Star Wars.


A driver in Chicago got more than he bargained for when a friendly little woodpecker hitched a ride on his car recently.

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