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President Michael D Higgins expressed gratitude to the mayor of San José for the care shown to the survivors of the Berkeley balcony collapse. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

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Niall Murray (in red shirt) and Dr James Crew (to his left) give a press conference last week,  three months after six students died and seven  more were injured in a balcony collapse in Berkeley,  at a press conference at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, California.

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Niall Murray and Dr James Crew (to Murray’s left) give a press conference at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, California. Murray’s mum in on the back left, beside his brother. Photograph: Talia Herman

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Apple won a ruling against  a group lawsuit sought by a former iPhone user who claimed the company’s messaging system interfered with delivery of texts after she switched to  Android. Photograph: Reuters

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The Library Gardens Apartments in Berkeley, California, before the balcony collapse which killed five Irish J-1 students and one Irish-American student. Photograph: Google Maps

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Manchester United’s Ashley Young takes a shot on goal as Club America’s Osmar Mares defends during the pre-season friendly in Seattle. Photograph: Getty.

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Germany and Manchester United footballer Bastian Schweinsteiger paid his respects to Irish student Niccolai Schuster who was killed in the Berkeley balcony collapse. Photograph: Martin Lacey/Copyright The Irish Times

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Berkeley victims from top left: Eimer Walsh; Eoghan Culligan; Lorcán Miller; Nick Schuster; Olivia Burke; and Ashley Donohue.

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