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  • We are investigating reports of a suspect device in the Hall Road area of Lislea, South Armagh. Avoid area until further guidance is given.
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    This is how much litter I picked up on my hike up Slieve Donard today. Some people have no #respect @Mournelive
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    'I really thought I was going to die'- Billionaire Richard Branson in severe biking accident bit.ly/2bV3PBO
  • Bobby Sands doc a box office hit
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    Your DNA may be to blame for that coffee habit. (And you thought you were just tired) lat.ms/2bqX8I2
  • Collison on the Comber Rd, Lisburn. Road is closed in both directions. Diversions at Comber Rd/Carr Road. Avoid if possible.
  • BREAKING: France's top administrative court overturns burkini ban amid shock and anger worldwide.
  • Video: who's going to win the world's strongest man title?

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Aftershocks damage access routes to earthquake-damaged village

Aftershocks damage access routes to earthquake-damaged village

World news
STRONG aftershocks have damaged two key access roads into quake-struck Amatrice, threatening to isolate the tiny Italian hilltop town as hopes fade that firefighters will find any more survivors from the earthquake that killed at least 267 people.
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Kurdish suicide bomber kills at least 11 police officers at checkpoint

Kurdish suicide bomber kills at least 11 police officers at checkpoint

World news
A KURDISH suicide bomber has rammed an explosives-laden truck into a checkpoint near a police station in south-east Turkey, killing at least 11 officers and wounding 78 other people, the prime minister said.
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