Heres What Happened Today Saturday

first_img[Shutterstock](Sorry, Saturday night sign-offs should probably be a little cheerier. But it’s a really interesting story.) NEED TO CATCH up? brings you a round-up of today’s news…[Sam Boal/Photocall]IRELANDTD Patrick Nulty resigned from the Dáil.Peace activist Margaretta D’Arcy (above) left prisonA man appeared in court over the Jean McConville caseDelegates attended the Fianna Fáil Ard FheisA man was assaulted in Cork city centreThere was an appeal over a gunpoint robberyAnd a separate appeal over a violent kidnapA freak hailstorm caused crashes on the M8There was a bomb alert in TallaghtThe Data Commissioner spoke about the garda PULSE system PARTING SHOTWhat on Earth is a ‘death café‘?… Don’t worry, it’s not as terrifying as it sounds. [Guardian]center_img Gay Byrne had some things to say about the Garda CommissionerAnd Dubliners paid tribute to BO’D and a Man of God.WORLDAn Ukrainian serviceman opens a gate at the Novofedorovko military base, as a Russian armoured personnel carrier waits outside [Vadim Ghirda/AP/Press Association Images]#CRIMEA Russian forces took control of a Ukrainian base in Crimea, while another base was stormed by protesters.#PLANE: Chinese officials believe a large floating object spotted in the Indian Ocean could be related to the missing Flight MH370.INNOVATIONGoogle is sick of hearing people complain about Google Glass, apparently… [Huffington Post]On the lookout for a new music app? There’s more than just Spotify on offer, you know…last_img