MORNING BULLETIN: Gardaí investigate 'joke' at expense of missing woman; Half of children in third class on social media

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MORNING BULLETIN: Gardaí investigate 'joke' at expense of missing woman; Half of children in third class on social media

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IRELAND: Gardaí are examining claims that members of the force made a joke around missing Cork woman Tina Satchwell but have not yet decided if disciplinary proceedings are warranted or not.

IRELAND: Sinn Féin could make up the numbers on Eighth Amendment according to the latest Irish Examiner poll of all 158 TDs in Leinster House.

IRELAND: Research has found that half of children in third class are on social media and large numbers of young school children are putting themselves at risk online through regular contact with strangers.

IRELAND: One of the country’s oldest independent bookshops, Liam Ruiséal’s in Cork City, is set to close later this year after more than a century in business.

SPORT: Mayo’s Leeroy Keegan has hit out at the “very dirty tackle” which left colleague Evan Regan nursing a nasty facial injury at the weekend.

BUSINESS: US stocks resumed their downward trajectory after last week’s selloff, while European and Asian equities also slumped.

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SHOWBIZ: John Mahoney, who starred as Martin Crane in hit US sitcom Frasier, has died, his manager said.

FEATURES: Cork poet Leanne O'Sullivan's turn-around after husband's life-threatening illness.

VIRAL: A library in Massachusetts has a special shelf to help visitors who can only remember the colour of the book they want to loan.

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