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The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Morning! Here’s everything you need to know as you kick off your Tuesday.

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Every morning brings you the nine stories you need to know before your morning coffee.

1. #GUERIN REPORT: The new Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald is expected to discuss the report with her Cabinet colleagues this morning.

2. #H20: Irish Water say they are going to invest €1.77 billion in to the country’s water supply.

3. #ARREARS: Jackie Crowe who has been diagnosed with terminal cancer has gone public with her story about losing her life assurance because she was €244 in arrears.

4. #BREAK-INS: The home of Peaches Geldof has been burgled twice since her death.

5. #SOLD: NAMA has sold a portfolio of loans worth €1.8 billion which includes the tallest building in the Republic – the Elysian Tower in Cork.

6. #NIGERIA: The US have started flying ‘manned missions’ over the country in a bid to locate the abducted school girls.

7. #JUMP SHIP: Five top executives from TV3 have left to take up new jobs with UTV Ireland.

8. #STARDUST: The families of Stardust victims have called on the Secretary General, Brian Purcell, to resign.

9. #GET MOVING: The Director of the National Association of Principals and Deputy Principals said an audit of PE facilities is crucial in tackling rising obesity levels among Irish school children.

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