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#Shutdown

# shutdown - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 35,000 Corkonians won't have water overnight Shutdown

35,000 Corkonians won't have water overnight

It’s so that work can be carried out on a pipe that is at risk of bursting.

# shutdown - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Trump's wall put off until later this year as US politicians pass $1.1 trillion spending plan Shutdown Showdown

Trump's wall put off until later this year as US politicians pass $1.1 trillion spending plan

The 309-118 vote sends the bill to the Senate in time for them to act to avert a government shutdown.

# shutdown - Monday 1 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie No money for the border wall after last-minute spending deal agreed in US Sad

No money for the border wall after last-minute spending deal agreed in US

It looks like Trump’s plans to build the Mexican border wall will be shelved for the moment.

# shutdown - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump backs down on funding demand for Mexico border wall Great And Beautiful Wall This post contains videos

Donald Trump backs down on funding demand for Mexico border wall

The US President insists that the wall will be built, however.

# shutdown - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Could a row over Trump's wall cause a government shutdown? How likely is it? Explainer

Could a row over Trump's wall cause a government shutdown? How likely is it?

A senior Democrat thinks the President has thrown a “monkey wrench” into talks. What happens next?

# shutdown - Saturday 11 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie German police shut down shopping centre over terror threat fears Shutdown

German police shut down shopping centre over terror threat fears

Sniffer dogs have been brought in to search for explosives.

# shutdown - Sunday 12 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Over 50 injured as strange smell shuts Hamburg airport Lockdown

Over 50 injured as strange smell shuts Hamburg airport

Early reports suggest a gas leak in the terminal.

# shutdown - Friday 20 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Discovery of suspected World War II bomb in London leads to closure of two bridges Shutdown

Discovery of suspected World War II bomb in London leads to closure of two bridges

The bomb has since been disposed of and the bridges reopened.

# shutdown - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A domestic violence shooter in a San Diego apartment shut down flights at the nearby airport Firing Sporadically

A domestic violence shooter in a San Diego apartment shut down flights at the nearby airport

The man was said to be “firing sporadically inside an apartment complex.”

# shutdown - Friday 1 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie One of the first free music streaming services launched is dead Game Over

One of the first free music streaming services launched is dead

Grooveshark was founded back in 2006 but its failure to secure music rights led to its downfall.

# shutdown - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie China's state media has blamed Google for Gmail shutdown Shutdown

China's state media has blamed Google for Gmail shutdown

An editorial said that Google’s reluctance to ‘be restricted by Chinese law’ caused the shutdown of its popular email service.

# shutdown - Friday 12 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie US avoids West Wing-style shutdown as House passes $1.1 trillion spending bill Phew

US avoids West Wing-style shutdown as House passes $1.1 trillion spending bill

The late night vote followed a long day of arm-twisting by the White House as dozens of Democrats revolted over parts of the bill.

# shutdown - Thursday 22 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Over 100,000 prescription drugs seized in Interpol's largest ever operation Shutdown This post contains images

Over 100,000 prescription drugs seized in Interpol's largest ever operation

The medicines detained included prescription drugs for erectile dysfunction, steroids and slimming tablets.

# shutdown - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Non-alcohol space Exchange Dublin told to close over 'anti-social behaviour' Shutdown

Non-alcohol space Exchange Dublin told to close over 'anti-social behaviour'

Volunteers who were told in an email that they have until this Friday to hand back the keys have now started a petition to keep the cultural space open.

# shutdown - Saturday 9 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie @Unison.ie shut down this week and users say they weren't notified Shutdown

@Unison.ie shut down this week and users say they weren't notified

Digiweb who hosted the @unison.ie servers say that previous owners INM informed users as far back as 2007 that the service would eventually end, something which happened this month.

# shutdown - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie EU avoids its own shutdown after MEPs agree to fill €2.7bn funding shortfall EU Budget

EU avoids its own shutdown after MEPs agree to fill €2.7bn funding shortfall

The emergency finance is needed because revenue from import duties fell below EU forecasts.

# shutdown - Friday 18 October, 2013

Jimmy Kimmel asks kids what they think about the government shutdown

Lord of the Flies doesn’t seem so far-fetched now.

# shutdown - Thursday 17 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie San Fran's Union Square temporarily shut down due to bomb scare San Francisco

San Fran's Union Square temporarily shut down due to bomb scare

A suspicious bag led to the evacuation of the square.

From TheJournal.ie How much did the government shutdown cost the US economy? America

How much did the government shutdown cost the US economy?

Hint: It’s nearly ten times Ireland’s budget adjustment.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning. Here are the nine things you need to know as you start your Thursday…

# shutdown - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie US avoids default as last-minute deal is struck Debt Ceiling

US avoids default as last-minute deal is struck

Just 12 hours before the US defaulted on its debt, a deal has been reached, a Republican senator has said.

From TheJournal.ie With hours to go before deadline, US edges closer to shutdown deal Shutdown

With hours to go before deadline, US edges closer to shutdown deal

The US has until midnight tonight to reach a deal on raising the government’s debt ceiling – or else see its credit reputation on the line.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

It’s the day after the Budget, and it’s raining. More on those subjects, and everything else you need to know this morning…

# shutdown - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday Nine At Nine

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Here are the nine things you need to know this ‘Budget Day’ morning…

# shutdown - Monday 14 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Senate leaders optimistic on US debt ceiling deal Federal Shutdown

Senate leaders optimistic on US debt ceiling deal

Both the leaders of the Democratic and Republican senators are hopeful of a deal being reached, but nothing has been formalised yet.

From TheJournal.ie IMF boss warns US default could trigger worldwide recession Shutdown

IMF boss warns US default could trigger worldwide recession

The US has until Thursday to raise its debt ceiling or face defaulting for the first time in its history.

# shutdown - Saturday 12 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Statue of Liberty and Grand Canyon to reopen Shutdown

Statue of Liberty and Grand Canyon to reopen

US states will temporarily pay the running costs of world-famous landmarks.

# shutdown - Friday 11 October, 2013

9 of the most emotional images from the US Government shutdown

We’re going to the zoo, zoo, zoo… No. Wait. No we’re not.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Friday Nine At Nine

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here are the nine things you need to know this morning, as we head into the weekend…

From TheJournal.ie Obama meets with Republicans in bid to end crisis Shutdown

Obama meets with Republicans in bid to end crisis

The two sides held talks in an effort to avert a looming debt crisis and end the continuing US federal shutdown.

# shutdown - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Obama names Janet Yellen as new chairman of US Federal Reserve You're Hired

Obama names Janet Yellen as new chairman of US Federal Reserve

If confirmed by the Senate, Yellen would be the first woman to head a major central bank anywhere in the world.

# shutdown - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie 'Extortion not part of our democracy' - Obama on default threat

'Extortion not part of our democracy' - Obama on default threat

Yes, it’s the debt ceiling issue again.

5 of the best internet responses to the US government shutdown

Sure g’wan, close down the country, no biggie.

From TheJournal.ie Democrats plan to force Republicans into showdown on debt ceiling Debt Ceiling

Democrats plan to force Republicans into showdown on debt ceiling

A high-risk plan by Democratic Senate leader Harry Reid is expected to be opposed by Republicans, but it is not known if they will take the step of filibustering it.

# shutdown - Thursday 3 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie US shutdown enters third day after failed White House talks Shutdown

US shutdown enters third day after failed White House talks

Hundreds of thousands of federal workers home, museums and national parks are shut, much scientific research is on hold and the shutdown is now threatening already sluggish economic growth.

# shutdown - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Here's how one American newspaper reacted to the government shutdown Diabolical

Here's how one American newspaper reacted to the government shutdown

“They get paid while the nation suffers.”

From TheJournal.ie Shutdown or no shutdown, Obamacare launched today Obamacare

Shutdown or no shutdown, Obamacare launched today

It is a piece of legislation so divisive that it has shut down one of the world’s largest governments, but one of Obamacare’s most important functions went live today regardless.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Why has the US government shutdown and what does it mean? The Shutdown

Explainer: Why has the US government shutdown and what does it mean?

How did this happen, what does it mean and what’s going to happen next? TheJournal.ie explains all.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

From TheJournal.ie US government shuts down after Obamacare row Shutdown

US government shuts down after Obamacare row

Around 800,000 government workers will be sent home today with back-pay not guaranteed.

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