LUNCHTIME BULLETIN: Post-mortem confirms Danielle McLaughlin was sexually assaulted and strangled

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LUNCHTIME BULLETIN: Post-mortem confirms Danielle McLaughlin was sexually assaulted and strangled

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IRELAND New hi-tech equipment has been brought in from the UK to help in the search for the Rescue 116 crew.

IRELAND: A post-mortem examination has confirmed that murdered Irish woman Danielle McLaughlin was sexually assaulted before being strangled.

IRELAND: An 18-year-old man has been sent forward for trial to the Special Criminal Court after he was charged with the murder of David ‘Daithi’ Douglas who was shot dead on a Dublin street last year.

WORLD: Theresa May has been given the legal power to start Brexit talks after the Queen of England granted royal assent to the Article 50 Bill.

WORLD: Police have confirmed a shooting at a high school in the southern French town of Grasse.

BUSINESS: BAM Ireland has been selected as the preferred bidder for the construction of the Bolands Quay Development (formerly Boland’s Mill) in Dublin’s south docklands, Bolands Quay Development Group announced today. It is estimated that approximately 500 construction jobs will be created in the process.

SPORT: Here Irish Examiner Racing Correspondent Tommy Lyons gives his tips ahead of day three of the Cheltenham Festival.

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FEATURES: When Kirsten Stewart wanted to step away from the mainstream, Olivier Assayas was happy to be her go-to director.

VIRAL: Our patron saint has long been associated with snakes and shamrocks but the fact that he had a wife has been lost to history.

SHOWBIZ: A host of well-known faces will find out what they're made of on The Late Late Show as Maura Derrane, Eamon Dunphy, Jason Byrne and Michael Healy-Rae learn the result of their DNA tests to determine their ancestry.

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