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Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about Enda Kenny promising to act on Priory Hall and the death of Ariel Castro.

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


(Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland)




(AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

#OHIO: Ohio kidnapper Ariel Castro was found dead in his prison cell.

#SYRIA: Barack Obama says he will not repeat the mistakes made in Iraq when it comes to Syria.

#GOLDEN DAWN: A judge has thrown out a pivotal anti-racism case brought by neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn in Greece.


  • Samsung has unveiled its Galaxy smartwatch which runs apps and makes calls. [BBC]
  • An app store for Google Glass is coming next year [Mashable]
  • Speaking of Google: today is the internet behemoth’s 15th birthday. Here’s some things you may not have known about it.[Guardian]


Music blogger Nialler9 and photographer Mark Duggan have created this striking roundup of Electric Picnic using 60 or so animated gifs. We can’t stop looking at it. [Nialler9]

Here’s what happened yesterday… >

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