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In a Blow to Hamas, Israel Destroys Tunnel From Gaza

Clashes on Friday and Saturday between Palestinian protesters and Israeli forces in many parts of the West Bank and along the border with Gaza were not as huge as many had feared, and most had died down by Sunday. The United States ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, noted …

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Garda whistleblower experienced 'wrath' of management

A new garda whistleblower is said to have “experienced the wrath of senior management”, according to Independent TD Mick Wallace. Speaking on RTÉ’s The Week In Politics, the Independents4change TD said: “A junior rank garda, trying to do his job properly, when he was challenging vested interests… he experienced the …

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Thousands bid au revoir to 'French Elvis'

Thousands of fans have lined the streets of Paris to bid farewell to “French Elvis” Johnny Hallyday. The body of France’s biggest rock star for more than half a century was carried in a hearse past his home in the west Paris suburb near Versailles to the Arc de Triomphe. …

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Communities urged to check in on elderly neighbours

Age Action is urging communities to help ensure that their older neighbours remain safe and well in their homes as Met Éireann forecasts snow and icy conditions for many parts of Ireland today. Justin Moran, Head of Advocacy and Communications with Age Action, said: “If there is an older person living in your …

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Probe under way after man found dead at house in Dublin

A garda investigation is under way after the body of a 22-year-old man was found in a house in Lucan, Co Dublin. The discovery was made at a house in Woodville Avenue shortly before 3pm this afternoon. The office of the State Pathologist has been notified. A relative is believed …

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Kardashians/Jenners to Appear in Calvin Klein Underwear Ads?

Kourtney and Kim Kardashian Buckner/WWD/REX/Shutterstock KARDASHIAN, JENNER AND KLEIN?: Could Calvin Klein Inc. have the Kardashian/Jenner clan lined up for an upcoming ad campaign all about family? According to sources, the Kardashian/Jenner family has been photographed for a Calvin Klein Underwear campaign. The series of images, which break in January, …

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Netanyahu: Palestinians must face reality over Jerusalem

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionProtests in Beirut turn ugly again Israel’s prime minister has said Palestinians must “get to grips with” the reality that Jerusalem is Israel’s capital in order to move towards peace. Benjamin Netanyahu said Jerusalem had been the capital of Israel for 3,000 …

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