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IRELAND

Huge revisions to Irish GDP levels that led to “leprechaun economics” claims earlier this year were almost completely caused by Apple re-arranging its tax affairs after the Government closed off tax loopholes.

A mother, whose son was killed by a drink driver, has backed a new road safety strategy for Cork which aims to reduce annual road deaths in Ireland’s largest county.

Motorists were advised that the Government had “limited” power to influence the cost of motor insurance premiums as they continue to spiral upwards.

A man has died after being pulled from the water off the Galway coast.

WORLD 

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Donald Trump has confessed he has regrets from his career as a politician.

A woman and her daughter are facing incest charges after authorities learned they legally married in Oklahoma this year.

SPORT

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Éamonn Fitzmaurice accepts he may have made an error in taking off Paul Geaney in the closing stages of last Sunday week’s All-Ireland semi-final defeat to Dublin.

It was not the easiest parting of ways between Munster and centre Johne Murphy. But 12 months on, there is no sign of animosity

BUSINESS

Ryanair is to base all 50 of its new planes outside the UK as the airline has “much more political certainty in continental Europe” in the wake of the Brexit vote.

Operating profits at the Chinese-owned firm that operates the luxury Fota Island Resort in Cork fell last year by 37% to €232,845.

LIFESTYLE

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Fiona Shaw reflects on the death of her father, the town of Cobh, and Ireland’s cultural output on a tour of the east, writes Ellie O’Byrne

ANALYSIS

It was an outrageous decision, no question about it. Following on from the EU having the temerity to issue an explosive ruling at the back end of August, the decision to recall the Dáil really took the biscuit, writes Michael Clifford

VIRAL

Politics is all about securing the young vote and Enda Kenny will be happy to hear he is topping the polls among toddlers.

Meet adventurous Auburn Absher who, at just six months old, is waterskiing through the waves in North Carolina.

VIDEO

The latest price check on the petrol and diesel in Bandon in West Cork. 

TECHNOW

GAMING: Nintendo hasn’t announced the NX console yet, but it’s willing to put one up as a prize.

MOVIES/TV: Star Wars The Force Awakens has some pretty incredible effects and you can see just how they were put together in this video.

TECH: Emoji are a language in themselves and now a keyboard app is aiming to let you have a say in which ones get created in the future.

SHOWBIZ

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Calvin Harris has spoken about about the hell that “broke loose” following his very high-profile break up from Taylor Swift last year.

MOST READ RIGHT NOW

Huge revisions to Irish GDP levels that led to “leprechaun economics” claims earlier this year were almost completely caused by Apple re-arranging its tax affairs after the Government closed off tax loopholes.


Lifestyle

Put provenance first this season and make 'Made in Munster' the label to be seen in. With outstanding craftmanship and commitment to quality, these homegrown designers are making Munster-made fashion wish list worthy around the world. Shopping local has never looked so good. Carolyn Moore reports.Made in Munster: Shopping local has never looked this good.

Karen Cunneen-Bilbow Owner, Fabricate IrelandMade in Munster: ‘I turned my hobby into a business’

An invitation is extended to all to pay a visit to Bride View Cottage, writes Charlie WilkinsSeasonal cheer will spread early in Co Cork as an invitation is extended to all to visit Bride View Cottage

After a week of Fortnite Chapter 2, we think it’s fair to say Epic lived up to their name with the game’s ‘re-launch’.GameTech: Happy after a week of Fortnite Chapter 2

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