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Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about jobs, Phil Hogan and protests in Hong Kong.

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

Source: Declan Kilcourse



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#HONG KONG: Leader Leung Chun-ying told protesters he’s not going to resign but agreed to talks with a group involved in the mass pro-democracy demonstrations. [AFP]

#LONDON: Alice Gross’ parents said they were ‘completely devastated‘ and asked for privacy to grieve.

#ISLAMIC STATE: Algeria is hunting 15 suspects over the beheading of French tourist Hervé Gourdel. [AFP]

#TROLLS: Sky news tracked down one of the many Internet trolls abusing Madeline McCann’s parents.

#FRANCE: Five people were killed after their helicopter crashed into a garden.



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