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Not the most subtle of robberies you’ll read about today

33 minutes ago

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From police report to media: “A Landrover was driven into a shop and then set on fire.”

Slideshow: These zoo animals are mad about Halloween

48 minutes ago

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The monkeys don’t know what to do with themselves.

Phishing attacks are down, but be careful before Christmas

1 hour ago

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Phishing is surprisingly lucrative.

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This professor is the most highly cited Irish scientist of all time

2 hours ago

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Professor Des Higgins was named the World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds this year.

SME book club: Surviving a family business… with your sanity and relationships intact

2 hours ago

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Each month, as part of TheJournal.ie’s ongoing SME coverage, we look at a business book that makes a difference.

Here’s what happened today: Thursday

2 hours ago

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Everyone’s talking about Enda Kenny meeting with accused republicans, the new Rehab CEO and an Aer Lingus passenger arrested for an Ebola scare.

VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Nightcrawler

3 hours ago

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Cinema trip this weekend? DailyEdge.ie brings you snippets from new releases to help you decide where to put your money…

An inmate in Limerick Prison made these Magdalene-inspired quilts

3 hours ago

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The man’s teacher said most students in the prison have little or no art experience and the classes help them to see what they’re capable of.

Five injured as English fireworks factory goes up in flames

3 hours ago

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One person is still unaccounted for.

Compulsory 2 hours of PE per week needed to stop the rise of teen obesity

3 hours ago

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It is estimated that one in five Irish teenagers is overweight or obese.

Opinion: Why has ‘Slutoween’ become a witch hunt? Girls just wanna have fun (so back off)

3 hours ago

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Women dressing provocatively on 31 October has sparked a debate about whether its empowering or degrading – well, some of us are simply taking advantage of one of the few times we don’t feel inhibited.

Man dies in accident at Louth factory

3 hours ago

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Gardaí and the HSA are investigating.

We’ll Leave It There So: Donal Óg’s dickie bow, Roy’s reality TV & all today’s sport

3 hours ago

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Catch up on all of the biggest stories of the day including John Delaney’s mistakes and an injury blow for Joe Schmidt.

Open Thread: What’s your perfect day?

4 hours ago

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Time with the family? Time AWAY from the family? Or something else? You tell us.

There are plans for tougher hate crime laws following Waterford anti-Roma protest

4 hours ago

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Heads of Bill for hate crime to be presented to Junior Minister Aodhán Ó Riordáin by next May.

A 29-year-old woman has postponed her death to continue to fight against brain cancer

4 hours ago

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Brittney Maynard had previously planned her death to take place on Saturday.

Phil Hogan is officially no longer a TD

4 hours ago

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From Saturday, he’ll be the European Commissioner for Agriculture & Rural Development.

This 9-year-old Dubliner has been named the EU’s Digital Girl of the Year

4 hours ago

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What were you doing when you were nine?

Parties in Northern Ireland have approved a Budget for next year. Kinda.

4 hours ago

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There had been deadlock on the issue for several weeks.

Blaze at Dublin building will cost council thousands

4 hours ago

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The council said a pick-up van, tractor and three ride-on mowers were damaged at its depot building in Stannaway Park.

Four accused by Mairia Cahill are refusing to meet Enda Kenny

5 hours ago

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Gerry Adams has said he’s “not surprised.”

Man dies and seven others injured in Leitrim pile-up

5 hours ago

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The collision took place this morning just after 10am in on the N16.

Almost 100 anti-water charges protests planned across the country

6 hours ago

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It is the second day of action by the Right2Water group.

Passenger arrested for writing Ebola on an Aer Lingus coffee cup

6 hours ago

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Two female passengers and a male passenger were arrested at the scene.

The 5 at 5: Thursday

6 hours ago

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5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

European loan of €100 million to give power to the south-west

6 hours ago

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The money is the second part of a €200 million ESB agreement with the European Investment Bank.

Meet Rehab’s new CEO (and have a look at her salary)

7 hours ago

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Mo Flynn will take on the position vacated by Angela Kerins.

ESB wants its government owners to axe wind and solar power support

7 hours ago

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Targets and backing for the renewable-energy sources should end after 2020, the state supplier says.

Small plane crashes at Kansas airport during take off

7 hours ago

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One person is reported to be in a critical condition.

Trócaire Lenten boxes raise over €6m this year

8 hours ago

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The Trócaire Lenten campaign is in its 41st year.

Do you have an AIB, EBS or Haven mortgage? Good news*!

8 hours ago

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*Except tracker mortgage holders.

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