BULLETIN: Judge says teens should be randomly breath tested at discos; Over 1 in 5 face 'enforced deprivation'

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BULLETIN: Judge says teens should be randomly breath tested at discos; Over 1 in 5 face 'enforced deprivation'

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IRELAND: Teens should be randomly breath tested prior to discos and parents should be made sign up to a parental responsibility charter when buying event tickets, says a judge.

IRELAND: More than one in five people experienced enforced deprivation in 2016, despite the upturn in the economy in recent years.

IRELAND: An image on RTÉ’s Crimecall prompted a Cork man to give himself up and confess to a burglary.

IRELAND: Almost 10,000 people over the age of 75 have been waiting on trolleys in Emergency Departments for more than 24 hours in the first eight months of this year, new figures show.

IRELAND: Cork man and National Bravery Award recipient, Martin Cullinane, says saving two young brothers from drowning last April changed his life for the better.

BUSINESS: Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe moved to shore up the short-term lettings incentive so home-owners using Airbnb and other tourism rental platforms do not benefit from the tax exemption granted under the existing rent-a-room relief.

WORLD: US president Donald Trump acknowledged that it “certainly looks” as though missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead, and he threatened “very severe” consequences if the Saudis are found to have murdered him.

ANALYSIS: Rob Gillies reports from Montreal on the reverberations Canada’s decision to legalise marijuana could have internationally.

SPORT: Although tomorrow night’s world title defence against Cindy Serrano, the toughest fight of her career to date, might seem like an away fixture for Bray’s Katie Taylor, she is very much the home fighter.

SPORT: The perseverance of some players is necessary to overcome damaging perceptions of them, writes Ronan O’Gara.

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