The 9 at 9 Wednesday

first_imgThe 9 at 9: Wednesday Here’s everything you need to know as we get the day started. EVERY MORNING, brings you all the news you need to know as you start the day.1. #BLOWING THE WHISTLE A Garda whistleblower who submitted a protected disclosure about alleged serious malpractice within one garda station is still waiting for her case to be addressed two-and-a-half years later after submitting a litany of allegations against senior officers, The revealed this morning.2. #COURT ORDER A US judge has ordered that migrant families separated at the border with Mexico under President Donald Trump’s “zero tolerance” policy be reunited within 30 days.3. #RENT HIKE NUI Galway Students Union has filed a case against student accommodation provider Cúirt na Coiribe over an 18% rise in its rates for the upcoming academic year.4. #SADDLEWORTH MOOR A  huge moorland fire has forced dozens of residents to flee their homes in Greater Manchester, Sky News reports.5. #RESCUE Heavy rains are hampering the rescue effort for 12 children and their football coach who have been trapped for days in a cave in Thailand.6. #ZIMBABWE The President of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Mnangagwa, has said he suspects a group linked to the former first lady was behind an attempt on his life, the BBC reports. He did not accuse Grace Mugabe of being involved.7. #HAYABUSA A Japanese space probe has arrived at an asteroid 300 million kilometres from Earth after a three-and-a-half year journey on a mission to seek the origins of life, Fox News reports.8. #PITCH IMPERFECT Hollywood actress Rebel Wilson was ordered to return almost $4.2 million Australian dollars (€2.6 million) with interest to an Australian publisher after a defamation payout was slashed on appeal.9. #HEARING WAS A FRIEND OF MINE Finally, The Killers played Dublin last night – and basically everyone in the city could hear them. Jun 27th 2018, 7:58 AM Wednesday 27 Jun 2018, 9:00 AM Short URL Image: Shutterstock/Svetlana Artyuhova Image: Shutterstock/Svetlana Artyuhova Share2 Tweet Email 3 Comments 9,555 Views By Adam Daly Tweet thisShare on FacebookEmail this articlelast_img read more