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Appeal for woman missing from Dublin City

Gardaí have appealed for help in locating a woman missing from Dublin. Rachel Garland, 29, has been missing from Sean McDermott Street in Dublin City since 10am on the morning of Saturday 7 July. She is described as being 1.57m (5″2’) tall, of slight build, with light brown hair and …

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Calls for return of legislative guillotine in Dáil

Opposition parties have been called on to agree to the return of the legislative guillotine in the Dáil, otherwise they risk having abortion legislation significantly delayed. Speaking on RTÉ’s The Week In Politics, Minister of State Patrick O’Donovan described the abolition of the guillotine as “a really bad idea” which …

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Seahawks, Cowboys reportedly in trade talks about S Earl Thomas

Multiple reports indicate trade talks between the Dallas Cowboys and Seattle Seahawks for veteran safety Earl Thomas are heating up. Talk of Thomas being unhappy and wanting to play in Dallas sparked rumors during the 2018 NFL Draft of a potential trade, but the Seahawks’ reported price of a second-round …

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Serverless computing could unleash a new startup ecosystem

While serverless computing isn’t new, it has reached an interesting place in its development. As developers begin to see the value of serverless architecture, a whole new startup ecosystem could begin to develop around it. Serverless isn’t exactly serverless at all, but it does enable a developer to set event …

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UK woman exposed to Novichok nerve agent dies

Metropolitan police have confirmed that a woman exposed to the nerve agent Novichok in Wiltshire in the UK last week has died. A murder inquiry has now been launched into the death of 44-year-old Dawn Sturgess who was one of two people exposed to the nerve agent.  A 45-year-old man, …

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Cautious optimism after cave rescue's strong start

Rescuers and the families of the 12 boys and their football coach being saved from a Thai cave complex are “cautiously optimistic”. Four boys have been rescued after being trapped underground for two weeks in northern Thailand in one of the most complicated rescues the world’s best cave divers have …

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