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The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

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EVERY EVENING, brings you the five big news stories you need to know before you head out the door.

1. #TRAGEDY: A HSE investigation has been launched after a baby died at Cavan General Hospital.

2. #GALWAY: A fisherman has died in a drowning incident while assisting a friend off the coast of Galway.

3. #APPEAL: Gardaí have renewed their appeal for information regarding 35-year-old Polish national Marcin Michalak who has been missing from his home in Maynooth since late April.

4. #SPAM: A spam e-mail which tells recipients they have been fined for not attending jury duty has been reported to gardaí.

5. #JAPAN: Rescuers have expanded the search for a seven-year-old boy missing for three days after his parents left him in a mountain forest inhabited by bears as a punishment.

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