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The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Here’s all the news you need to know this morning.

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Updated Nov 13th 2018, 8:29 AM

EVERY MORNING, brings you all the news you need to know as you start the day.

1. #WEAPONS: The number of planes carrying weapons to Shannon airport this year has already surpassed 2017 figures

2. #INTIMIDATION: A housing development in Clondalkin, Dublin, has ceased following reports of intimidation and vandalism around the site.

3. #SEX INDUSTRY: A new report has found that criminalising those who buy sex, and decriminalising those in prostitution, is the best way to end demand

4. #WILDFIRE: The death toll from a massive wildfire in California has risen to 42 as firefighters spent a fifth day digging battle lines to contain the “Camp Fire”.

5. #DISPUTE: An archaeology firm at the centre of an industrial relations row with the trade union Unite has denied it is in dispute with its workers.

6. #BREXIT: British Prime Minister Theresa May has said that Brexit negotiations are now “in the endgame”.

7. #CHEWING GUM: Dublin City Council is set to spend €1.6 million on the removal of discarded chewing gum in public areas.

8. #GAZA: Isaeli airstrikes have killed three Palestinians and destroyed a Hamas TV building in Gaza. 

9. #WEATHER: It’s set to be a mainly dry day but cloud will increase from the Atlantic, bringing outbreaks of rain this evening.

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