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    The Huffington Post UK

    'You're Obsessed': Susanna Reid And Piers Morgan Clash In Heated Row About Harry And Meghan

    Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid were involved in a heated clash during Tuesday’s edition of Good Morning Britain, after a disagreement about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s upcoming TV interview. While Piers has always been a vocal critic of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Susanna has been more defensive of them, accusing her co-presenter of being “obsessed” with the royal couple during their latest row.

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    Irish Independent

    Burglar who sexually assaulted woman as she fought back jailed for 10 years

    A burglar who broke in through the window of a sleeping woman's bedroom and sexually assaulted her as she fought to escape has been jailed for 10 years. The woman described at the Central Criminal Court how she awoke in bed to find Ibrahim Elghynaoui (28) on top of her kissing her with his hand on her throat. She said she believed she was going die as Elghynaoui then strangled her during a struggle on her bedroom floor.

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    Irish Independent

    Bodies of brothers who died in Cork released back to family

    THE bodies of three brothers who died in an horrific double-murder suicide have been released back to their heartbroken Cork family. Funeral details have not been confirmed as yet but the arrangements will take place over the coming days in strict adherence to Covid-19 Level Five lockdown guidelines. Willie (66), Paddy 'Pa' (60) and Johnny (59) Hennessy died in a double murder-suicide which has left the tightknit north Cork community of Mitchelstown reeling.

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    Irish Independent

    Gordon Elliott: A Grand National at 29, his relationship with Michael O'Leary and the photo that threatens his success

    The build-up to the prestigious Cheltenham Festival is the most important time of the year for every trainer, but Gordon Elliott now finds himself at the centre of attention for all the wrong reasons. A picture of Elliott sitting on a dead horse on the gallops has sparked a public outcry, some 14 years since the Meath trainer shot to fame when landing the Aintree Grand National with Silver Birch in 2007, just 12 months after taking out his license.

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    Irish Independent

    Smart sketch sees England, a loyalist and Ireland discussing living arrangements in house share

    Co Cork comedian Tadhg Hickey's sketch that sees a loyalist face an awkward conversation with housemates from England, Scotland and Ireland has been viewed over a quarter of a million times on Twitter. Tadhg Hickey (38) works as a writer, comedian, performer and voice artist, and now his sketch 'Loyalism, but in a house share in Cork' has been viewed over a quarter of a million times on Twitter.

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    Irish Independent

    Taylor Swift hits out at 'deeply sexist' joke from Ginny And Georgia series

    Taylor Swift has hit out at the Netflix show Ginny And Georgia after it featured what she described as a “lazy” and “deeply sexist” joke about her. The series finale of the comedy-drama saw lead characters Ginny Miller, played by Antonia Gentry, and her mother Georgia, played by Brianne Howey, argue about relationships. Asked whether she had broken up her with her boyfriend, Ginny said: “What do you care?

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    Irish Independent

    Transgender woman jailed for a year for assault on family friend

    A transgender woman who assaulted a family friend who was trying to break up a fight outside a bar has been jailed for a year. Shauna Kavanagh (33), previously known as Sean Kavanagh, has transitioned to a woman since the assaults took place and is now known as Shauna. A gender recognition certificate was handed up in court.