MORNING BULLETIN: Extensive disruptions to Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services today; Recovery of bodies from helicopter crash to resume

Here's your morning bulletin.

GET INFORMED ... 

SPECIAL REPORT: A special Irish Examiner / ReachOut Ireland teen mental health survey was designed to capture the views of teenagers in Ireland in relation to youth mental health and the issues that affect them. Today's report finds nearly 75% of teens worry about body shape.

IRELAND: Irish Rail is warning there is going to be extensive disruption to its services today as a result of the Bus Éireann dispute.

IRELAND: The possibility of a historic split of Ireland’s security and policing systems could be included as part of the Government’s imminent root and branch review of the gardaí.

IRELAND: The recovery of the bodies of five members of the same family who died when their helicopter crashed in Snowdonia is expected to resume this morning.

WORLD: Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn is in discussions with the House and Senate intelligence committees about speaking to their probe into links with Russia in exchange for immunity, his lawyer has said.

WORLD: A man shot his girlfriend in the head then killed himself during a gunfight with police after a two-day, cross-state crime spree in which they allegedly stabbed an elderly widower to death and stole two cars and a gun, police have said.

BUSINESS: Plans for a 72-bedroom extension to a Co Kildare hotel — rescued from going out of business by former soccer international Niall Quinn — have run foul of a group of elderly Christian Brothers.

SPORT: Stephen McDonnell predicts cracker as Limerick and Cork fight it out.

... SOME DISTRACTION

MORNING BULLETIN: Extensive disruptions to Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services today; Recovery of bodies from helicopter crash to resume

FEATURES: 'My wife wants an orgasm, where would I get one?' Ask Audrey has the answer!

VIRAL: Top Gear’s The Stig claimed a new Guinness World Record as he managed to drive a restored vintage bumper car to speeds of more than 100mph.

SHOWBIZ: Lisa Kudrow says she wants to star in a Friends reunion episode but one of the creators of the sitcom has quashed hopes of a revival.


Lifestyle

Italy is a volatile place as you probably know, not just the passions of its people but is a place of active volcanos and frequent earthquakes. One of the most devastating earthquakes in recent years was the one that struck the Amatrice region in 2016.Wine with Leslie Williams: Some tasty Italian selections

It’s confirmed, being a dog owner is good for you. Esther McCarthy spoke to four celebrities about pride in their pooches.Animal magnetism: Celebrities and their treasured pets

We recently began watching a new sitcom called, ‘The Kids Are Alright’. It follows an American family in the early seventies as they raise eight sons.Lindsay Woods: I’m a dormant individual by nature but my children are adrenaline junkies

Rosscarbery antiques fair offers plenty of variety, writes Des O’Sullivan.See the value of rare notes and diamonds

More From The Irish Examiner