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Irish unions lead marches to protest austerity

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DUBLIN (AP) — Trade unionists marched in Ireland's capital Saturday to protest the continuing high cost of the country's crippling bank bailout program. The Irish Congress of Trade Unions, representing a third of Ireland's 2 million-strong workforce, called for "Lift the Burden" protests in Dublin and other cities, hoping to draw tens of thousands of people on to the streets. The marches...