TheJournal.ie uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 17 °C Friday 22 September, 2017
Advertisement

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Image: horses image via Shutterstock

EVERY WEEKDAY EVENING,TheJournal.ie brings you the five things you need to know before you head out the door.

1. #GARTH: Croke Park residents who previously opposed the Garth Brooks concerts are now saying they’re willing to facilitate them.

2. #CONFLICT: Fighting continues between Israeli forces and militants in Gaza with more than 70 Palestinians killed since Tuesday.

3. #VIOLENCE: Acting Garda Commissioner Noirín O’Sullivan said the rise in homicides this year is “attributable to domestic or familial” rather than organised crime.

4. #CANNABIS: Alex White confirmed he’ll sign off on a medical marijuana product within days.

5. #ANTHONY LYONS: A rape support network criticised a judge for allowing a civil payment made to a victim to be disclosed in the appeal of her attacker.

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

Read next:

COMMENTS (4)

This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

Leave a commentcancel

Trending Tags