Election 2016 Weekend Review: Part Two

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Antonin Scalia, 79, was found dead at the Cibolo Creek Ranch resort in West Texas yesterday

US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia dies

07.21 Conservative US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has died, setting up a major political showdown between President Barack Obama and the Republican-controlled Senate over who will replace him just months before a presidential election.

Nine families moved their vehicles and caravans onto the site

Travellers given legal warning to leave site

13 Feb Galway City Council has said that it will seek a court order to force a number of Traveller families to move from outside its administrative building, if they do not do so voluntarily.

Kenneth O'Brien's dismembered remains were found last month

Man charged with murder of Kenneth O'Brien

12 Feb A man has been charged at a special sitting of Dublin District Court with the murder of 33-year-old Kenneth O'Brien, whose dismembered remains were discovered in a number of locations in Co Kildare last month.

Assad has vowed to recapture Syria as a whole

Assad's military solution for Syria 'deluded' - US

13 Feb Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is "deluded" if he thinks there is a military solution to the war in Syria, nearly five years into a brutal conflict that has killed more than 260,000 people, a US official has said.