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Italian city sells off abandoned homes for €1 -- Europe

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Gardaí in Dublin seek public's help locating missing Aoife Ryan (34) -- Irish News

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Kathy Kiely: 'The Senate is hiding from all of us with rules intended to hamstring reporters'

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EU planes to repatriate Irish who opt to quit virus city

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Chinese visitor passes virus to four staff at German company

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'Deal of century' seen by Palestinians as stealing dream of their own state

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President Trump -- 'End this' - president's legal team calls for acquittal while rubbishing Bolton's book claims -- Saying "it is time for this to end", US President Donald Trump's legal team appealed to the Senate last night to acquit him in his impeachment trial and sought to marginalise former national security adviser John Bolton's explosive allegations about Mr Trump's conduct.

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Manchester United -- Hooded thugs attack home of Man Utd boss -- Manchester United have condemned an attack on the home of the club's executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward by a group of up to 20 hooded protesters appearing to throw red flares over the gate of the property.

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Europe -- Nazi mass murderer Demjanjuk caught on camera at death camp -- Historians in Germany have released previously unseen photos of the Nazi Sobibor death camp, including what they believe are images of John Demjanjuk, who was sentenced in 2011 for his role in the killing of 28,000 people there.

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North America -- 'That sounds like rape' - Weinstein jury told of alleged oral sex attack -- The former roommate of Mimi Haleyi - one of the women who has accused Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault - has told of the moment she first heard her friend's allegations.

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President Trump -- 'A thousand noes' - Palestinian president rejects Trump's Middle East peace plan -- US PRESIDENT Donald Trump has unveiled his long-awaited Middle East peace plan, calling for the creation of a State of Palestine with its capital in portions of east Jerusalem.

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Man in Germany contracts coronavirus in one of first cases of transmission outside China

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Hong Kong train services to mainland China to cease amid coronavirus outbreak

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Bodies recovered from scene of Kobe Bryant helicopter crash -- North America

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Republicans ready to turn on Trump after Bolton book is leaked -- President Trump

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Germany confirms three more cases of coronavirus -- Europe

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Ewan MacKenna: 'In death, as in life, Kobe Bryant should be remembered... -- American Sports

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'I'm blind, I need my cane' - Footage shows blind man and family evicted from... -- Irish News

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Banks plan to sell off a thousand of their ATMs -- Irish

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Charlie Weston: 'Message from the banks to customers: do your business online - and don't bother us'

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Joe Brolly: 'The thing about Mayo is they have always understood the point of the game is to try to win'

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Billy Keane: 'Another epic chapter in the rivalry of our time - but two late decisions changed the game'

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Eerie timelapse of a deserted Wuhan city streets -- Timelapse of motorway in Wuhan, China, which is under lockdown following the...

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Coronavirus – Recently returned travellers from China told to 'self-isolate' by UK... -- People who have returned to the UK from...

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Moment Kittens left frozen to the ground are freed using coffee in Canada -- This is the moment three adorable kittens, that...

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Coronavirus: The confirmed cases around the world -- A look at confirmed cases and deaths from the coronavirus around the...

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LA Fire chief: All on board Bryant helicopter killed -- All people traveling on board the helicopter carrying basketball great Kobe...

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Kobe Bryant's career in numbers -- Arguably one of the greatest basketball players of all time, Kobe Bryant...

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Basketball great Kobe Bryant dies in helicopter crash -- Five-time NBA champion Kobe Bryant has died aged 41. The point guard...

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Five-time NBA champion Kobe Bryant has died aged 41 -- Five-time NBA champion Kobe Bryant has died aged 41, according to...

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At least six killed in shooting in Germany -- Six people have been killed and several were injured in a shooting in south-...

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China locks down 10 cities as coronavirus death toll rises -- China has expanded lockdowns to at least 10 cities in a bid to contain the...

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Death toll from coronavirus outbreak reaches 132 -- The death toll in mainland China following the outbreak of coronavirus has...

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Key points in Donald Trump's Middle East peace plan -- The Middle East peace plan announced by US President Donald Trump supports...

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Civilians 'targeted by Assad air strikes' as they flee rebel zone -- Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces have targeted civilians trying to flee the...

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'A thousand No's' - Abbas rejects Trump plan outright -- US president Donald Trump yesterday proposed the creation of a Palestinian state...

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Just a Minute host Nicholas Parsons has died, aged 96 -- Just a Minute host Nicholas Parsons has died aged 96 after a short illness, his...

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'I'm alive, Hitler is dead. That's my satisfaction' - Auschwitz survivor -- It was once described as the place where Europe...

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Survivors return to Auschwitz 75 years after liberation

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Trump's 'massive' US-UK trade deal faces big hurdles

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Never again, says Pope on Auschwitz anniversary

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Whitmore taken to task for her carbon footprint on 'Love Island'

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Miriam O'Callaghan: 'Auschwitz wasn't built on the hate of a few... but on the indifference of many'

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Man held after six are killed in 'family drama'

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Sale of the Century star Parsons dies aged 96 -- UK broadcasting giant Nicholas Parsons has died aged 96.

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Prince Andrew has 'provided zero cooperation' in Epstein investigation, US prosecutor says -- Britain's Duke...

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New facial recognition cameras get green light in London -- Police officers are to start operational use of...

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Man arrested in connection with several 'occult' attacks on sheep in England -- A man has been...

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Mummy's the word for voice from beyond the grave after 3,000 years

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Obituary: Terry Jones, Monty Python star turned TV historian dies aged 77 after dementia battle

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Tree surgeon who climbed Big Ben dressed as Boris Johnson says he has 'climate change anxiety', court hears

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[TICON-A VIDEO] 'I didn't want my grandchildren to accuse me of not doing something about climate change in time' - Prince Charles

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Titanic struggle: Salvors ignore UK bid to stop items' recovery

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Harry and William 'heal rift' in series of private meetings as prince leaves the UK for Canada

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Andrew 'angry' over FBI claims that he is refusing to co-operate -- Britain's Prince Andrew hit back at the...

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Prosecution ahead of schedule in Harvey Weinstein trial -- Harvey Weinstein's trial is moving at a...

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US basketball legend Bryant and daughter killed in air crash

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Oscar judges don't even watch the films: actress

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Trump in blistering attack on the Democrat leading impeachment

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Impeachment trial: democrats say oust Donald Trump or 'it's not going to stop'

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'He'd destroy me,' said actress who alleged Weinstein rape

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'You cannot leave a man like that in office,' Trump trial warned

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Trump first US president to go to anti-abortion 'March for Life' -- Donald Trump became the first US...

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34 US troops suffered brain injuries in Iran strike -- The Pentagon has said 34 US troops were diagnosed with traumatic...

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Democrats turn focus to obstruction charge in Trump impeachment trial -- Democrats serving as prosecutors...

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President retweets 'moron' slur against Ocasio-Cortez

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Joseph Stiglitz: 'Trump's presidency fails on every front - and is even shortening people's lives'

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[TICON-A VIDEO] -- Senate rejects bid to obtain White House documents for Trump's trial

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[TICON-A VIDEO] -- Trump dismisses climate change 'perennial prophets of doom', while Thunberg says 'our house is still on fire'

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[TICON-A VIDEO] -- Trump's impeachment trial begins as a polarised America looks on

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At least 75 inmates on the run from Paraguay prison -- At least 75 inmates, many of them members of a notorious Brazilian gang, escaped from a Paraguayan prison in a border town on...

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Puerto Rico slowly brings back electricity after powerful earthquake -- Puerto Rico's power grid crept back to...

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Michael Sheils McNamee: 'People are seeing maybe the solution is not peace' -- 'I was listening to a lot of punk and rock...

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Epic fail: Son dresses as mum to sit her driving test -- A man has been arrested for attempting to take a driving test on his...

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Bolivia's interim government charges former president Evo Morales with sedition and terrorism

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Bolivian Senate head Jeanine Anez declares herself president

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Ousted Morales thanks Mexico for 'saving his life' after coup

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Former Bolivian president Evo Morales flees to Mexico for asylum after disputed election

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Bolivian leader quits amid pressure over election

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Bolivian President Evo Morales resigns amid unrest

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Furious protesters defy cleric after accusation of betrayal -- Thousands of Iraqis yesterday faced live...

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Woman, child are pulled from the rubble after deadly quake -- A woman and her young child were pulled out...

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Benny Gantz: 'Lest we forget: We must all resist the Jew-hatred that is threatening Israel' -- Seventy-five...

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West offers to reduce troops on Iraqi streets

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Libya truce 'will need real support from EU if it is to hold'

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Iran ready to dump global nuclear deal over report to UN

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Police under fire for Beirut protest crackdown

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At least 60 killed as missile attack targets military mosque

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Aoife Mannix: ''Feck their culture' - how my mother railed in Iran'

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Mayor offers to quit over response to coronavirus -- Wuhan's mayor offered to resign yesterday after admitting that...

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China extends New Year celebrations in bid to contain coronavirus as death toll reaches 80 -- China has...

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Coronavirus 'is getting stronger' as 2,000 infected -- China's deadly coronavirus is becoming stronger and carriers of the...

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Chinese new year celebrations subdued as coronavirus death toll passes 40

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China shuts transport, temples, part of Great Wall as coronavirus toll hits 26

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Death toll in China's coronavirus outbreak rises to 25, with 830 cases confirmed

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Court tells Myanmar to 'prevent genocide'

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China puts 20m people on lockdown as WHO insists this is not a global health emergency - for now

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[TICON-A VIDEO] Too early to declare coronavirus an international health emergency - WHO

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Coronavirus death toll reaches 106 as more than 4,500 cases confirmed -- The death toll from the coronavirus has risen to 106, China's...

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Three people die after aerial water tanker crashes while fighting wildfires in Australia -- Three people...

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Premature menopause 'linked to later issues' -- Women who go through premature menopause are up to three...

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After the fires, Australia now faces flash flooding -- The Australian government will pump A$76m (€47m) into the country's tourism...

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Thousands wait to see if volcano will bury their homes

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Player collapses in a fit of coughing amid 'hazardous' air quality at Australian Open

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Stardust billions of years older than Earth found on meteorite

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$1M REWARD OFFERED IN MISSING GIRL COLD CASE

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Australian PM admits own failings over blazes

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Emergency beer flown to pub cut off by fires

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Obituary: Bogaletch Gebre -- Bogaletch Gebre, who has died aged 65 or 66, was a scientist and activist whose charity, KMG Ethiopia, championed women's rights and campaigned for the eradication of female genital mutilation (FGM) - of...

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New embryo to 'reverse tragic loss' of northern white rhino -- Researchers say they have successfully created...

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Jihadi terrorists kill three in attack on US military airbase in Kenya -- Somalia's al-Shabaab terror group killed a US...

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Tripoli attack toll hits 30 as battle escalates -- The death toll from an airstrike that slammed into a military facility in...

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Protests as 'political elite' holds onto power

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At least 58 people dead as boat capsizes off Mauritania

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Taste for alcohol 'helped human ancestors survive'

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Anti-apartheid campaigner Tutu (88) hospitalised again

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'Banana on steroids': How the superfood you've never heard of could be a life saver for climate change

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13 French soldiers die as choppers collide in Mali battle

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At least 124 people suspected of links to the Islamic State detained in Turkey -- Police in Turkey have detained at least 124 people suspected...

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'Please can you just get me home' - Lisa Smith will talk to anyone to clear her name, says family spokesperson

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Joshua Molloy: 'Who can trust America now?' -- It was early morning in the spring of 2015 when I felt my first shockwave. I...

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First Turkish soldier killed in cross-border offensive against Kurdish fighters -- Turkish forces have pushed deeper into...

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[TICON-A SLIDESHOW] Islamic State defeated in its Syrian capital Raqqa after four-month battle

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Islamic State claims responsibility for fatal stabbings at Marseille train station

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Canadian PM Justin Trudeau slams terror attack on 'innocent people out to enjoy a football game'

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Revealed: London Bridge Isis group's plot to attack Dublin 'family-friendly' spot

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German teenage 'Isis bride' could face death penalty in Iraq

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'Human rights' saw Barcelona terror boss beat deportation order

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