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# mission accomplished

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# the big time
'The dream has always been to get onto the LPGA. If a girl from Cavan can do it, then anybody can'
Leona Maguire is primed for the world’s biggest stage in 2020 after her remarkable rise to the top.
# Pound-for-Pound
'My body isn't up to the rigours of the sport': Light heavyweight champ Andre Ward retires from boxing
The Californian walks away unbeaten after 32 bouts.
# mission accomplished
Tears and cheers as Apollo House occupiers claim a 'sad victory'
There were tears and cheers in equal measure this morning following today’s leaving Apollo House.
# Iraq
It's over: US Defence Secretary formally ends war in Iraq
Nine years, thousands dead and billions of dollars spent, the US has formally ended its mission in Iraq.
# mission accomplished
Obama marks the end of the Iraq war
Obama didn’t try to declare victory in the decade-old war but applauded the “extraordinary achievement” of US troops in the region.