Need to catch up? TheJournal.ie brings you a round up of today’s news.
- The bodies of a man and woman were discovered in a Galway house.
- Elaine O’Hara’s friend said she told O’Hara to tell gardaí about a man she was seeing.
- Former newspaper editor Helen Callanan told the High Court that Ian Bailey told her he killed Sophie Toscan du Plantier to resurrect his career. [RTÉ]
- Jewellery worth €1 million was stolen in Galway.
- Four more people were arrested over last November’s protest.
- Dublin fire fighters helped deliver a baby in Dublin.
- A report into the sinking of the Astrid tall ship ruled human error was to blame.
- An investigation ruled that two brothers that drowned were not wearing life jackets.
- The world is going to turn green for St Patrick’s Day.
#AUSTRALIA: The oldest man in Australia spends his time knitting tiny jumpers for tiny penguins.
#ITALY: The Costa Concordia captain was sentenced to 16 years for manslaughter
#USA: A man was charged with the murder of three Muslim students.
#FLORIDA: A woman gave birth to a 14 pound baby.
- This hospital robot is saving lives. [Wired.com]
It’s not just humans who have enjoyed recreational drugs. Here’s how the dinosaurs did too. [Geek.com]