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Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s talking about James Reilly, injuries on a United Airlines flight to Dublin and a massive fine for JP Morgan.
Oct 20th 2013, 8:00 PM 22,309 14

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

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WORLD

#UNITED STATES: Banking giant JP Morgan was fined $13 billion by the US government.

#GREECE: The couple with whom a little blonde girl was found in a Greek Roma camp have said she was abandoned by her mother. [AFP]

#SYRIA: More than 30 people were killed when a suicide bomber blew up a truck filled with explosives in central Syria. [BBC]

INNOVATION

  • The NSA has been spying on the Mexican and Brazilian governments’ email for years. [RT]
  • You know those cool Roomba robot-hoovers? Well now someone has created a similar robot that both vaccums and mops all the floors in your home. Give it, give it now. [Gizmodo]

PARTING SHOT

How does a chicken cross the road? In a hi-vis jacket, obviously. No, really. [Telegraph]

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