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Investigation under way into fatal Wexford crash

Investigations are continuing into a road crash in Co Wexford in which four members of the same family were killed as they travelled to the funeral of a relative. They have been named as Lily Ryan-Alexander and her husband Doug, who were both 75, and their sons, Doug Jnr, 52, …

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No Bonus in 2017? 4 Ways to Scrounge Up Extra Cash

There’s nothing worse than the feeling of banking on a holiday or annual bonus from your company only to be told that you won’t, in fact, be getting one this year. Countless workers depend on their bonuses to cover bills or help build savings. And nearly 20% of consumers are …

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2018 Federal SSI Benefits: How Much Can You Get?

When most people think about Social Security, they focus on the retirement benefits that they’ll receive at the end of their careers. Yet the Social Security Administration also operates other programs that are essential for millions of Americans. The Supplemental Security Income program is one such benefit that those in …

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Romania's former King Michael I dies at 96

Image copyright Reuters Image caption King Michael I was diagnosed with cancer last year Romania’s former King Michael I has died in Switzerland at the age of 96, a year after being diagnosed with cancer. King Michael ruled Romania twice, from 1927 to 1930 and then from 1940 to 1947, …

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Permission sought to appeal Apple Athenry decision

Objectors to Apple’s proposed €850 million data centre outside Athenry in Co Galway, have applied to the Supreme Court for permission to appeal an earlier High Court decision that gave the green light for the development to proceed. The proceedings look set to further delay the planned project, which if …

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