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Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s been talking about the new Commissioner, medical card changes, the Ferguson verdict, and a lucky escape from a house fire for three families.

Source: Katie Taylor arrives at Dublin Airport - Leah Farrell/Photocall Ireland

IRELAND

WORLD

Ferguson Nationwide Protests Protesters lay down on a street in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, following the Ferguson verdict. Source: AP/Press Association Images

#FERGUSON: Lawyers for the family of black teenager Michael Brown denounced the process that cleared the police officer responsible for shooting him dead.

#DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS: France pushed back “until further notice” the delivery of a controversial warship to Russia because of the Ukraine crisis.

#DELICIOUS FRONTIER: Those lucky, lucky astronauts aboard the International Space Station can now enjoy caviar and espressos. 

INNOVATION

PARTING SHOT

Golden Retrievers vs German Shepherds. That age-old rivalry — settled, for good:

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