Tuesday's Evening Round-up: Children's Hospital crisis, social housing plan and '30 under 30'

So that’s Tuesday nearly wrapped up. Here are some of the stories we published on irishexaminer.com today which we hope will help you make sense of it all this evening.


Children's hospital overspend: The Minister for Finance has revealed how €99m is to be deferred from other public expenditure projects this year as a result of the children's hospital overspend.

'I was the nurse who wiped your tears': A Meath nurse has written a hugely emotive post on why she left general nursing to become a flight medic, saying she had to train her bladder to go seven hours without visiting a toilet because she never had time on duty.

Mass-goer catches fire: A former All-Ireland winning GAA star has been hailed a hero after saving a woman who caught fire at Mass.

Cork doctor accused of sexual assault: A jury has failed to reach a verdict in the trial of a doctor accused of sexually assaulting a teenage patient over 20 years ago.

'30 under 30': Seven Irish people have been included on this year's Forbes '30 under 30' list.

El Chapo convicted: Notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been convicted of drug-trafficking charges at a trial in New York.


Europe on cusp of a revolutionary moment: The first step to defending Europe from its enemies, both internal and external, is to recognise the magnitude of the threat they present.

Armed gardaí under no illusions: Gardaí have hit organised crime with arrests, the seizure of cash, firearms and drugs, and stopping murder teams, Detective Superintendent Seamus Boland tells Cormac O’Keeffe.


Professor Green fractures neck: Professor Green has been forced to cancel his upcoming tour after fracturing his neck in a fall just hours before his first show.

Sex File: My partner is a fitness fanatic and she only ever wants to have sex after a workout.


Strict social housing plans: Families who turn down two offers of social housing will not get another one for five years under stricter government plans.

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