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Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about Ivor Callely, MH17′s black boxes and Gaza.

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


Frances Fitzgerald TD, Minister for Jus Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald speaking at today's publication of the independent review on the Department of Justice and Equality. Source: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland


London Dungeon's carnivale side show A woman in costume poses by a coconut stall at London Dungeon's Carivale show. Source: PA Wire/Press Association Images

#UKRAINE: Black boxes from Flight MH17 show shrapnel from a rocket explosion caused the plane to crash.

#GAZA: Here is the Jon Snow report on Gaza that sparked a huge reaction online recently. Three children were reportedly killed in Israeli raids on Gaza this evening.

#SWARMING: A swarm of insects has grown so large in the US that it can be seen on radar.

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