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Third Irish Olympic Council chief wanted by police in Brazil over the illegal sale of Rio 2016 tickets 

A third Irishman is wanted in connection with the Rio ticket scandal  Police want to arrest the sports director of the Olympic Council of Ireland   Martin Burke could be extradited to Brazil where he could face charges He would join OCI’s chief Patrick Hickey and THG executive Kevin Mallon By Simon Holmes For Mailonline Published: 09:03 EST, 9 September 2016 | Updated: 10:19 ...

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Once Again, Irish Youth Are Leaving For A Better Life Overseas

Audio for this story from Weekend Edition Saturday is not available. i i hide captionWorkers in Dublin head home on Friday. Ireland officially ended its reliance on a $ 93 billion European loan program Sunday, but austerity programs are still in place and young people are leaving the country to find work. Peter Morrison/AP Workers in Dublin head home on ...

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