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RUPERT Murdoch's News Corp is to buy Belfast media group Wireless Group - formerly known as UTV Media for £220 million. The takeover will see News Corp take ownership of a string of radio stations including U105 and TalkSport.

 

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Senior MI6 officer quizzed over note claiming agent was aware of Kincora sex abuse

Senior MI6 officer quizzed over note claiming agent was aware of Kincora sex abuse

Northern Ireland news
AT LEAST one MI6-run agent was aware of sexual abuse being committed in a notorious Belfast boys' home, according to one of the agency's historic intelligence documents.
HIA inquiry: 'No paedophile ring or prominent figures' in Kincora abuse, detective says    Kincora witness withdraws from HIA probe    Boy ‘stripped naked and sexually assaulted' on first day at Kincora boy's home   
Gun shop offers rifle in raffle for victims of Orlando nightclub shooting

Gun shop offers rifle in raffle for victims of Orlando nightclub shooting

World news
A GUN shop in Chicago is offering a semi-automatic weapon as the top prize in a raffle to raise funds for the victims of the nightclub shooting in Orlando.
50,000 at candlelight vigil for victims of Orlando nightclub massacre    Orlando gay club massacre gunman Omar Mateen's phone call transcripts released    US Democrats stage House sit-in over gun-control   
'Use hostels as alternative to recalling offenders to prison,' inspector suggests