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Dublin: 4 °C Monday 24 February, 2020

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

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EACH WEEKDAY EVENING, brings you five things you should know before you head out the door.

1. #ARREST: A 41-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death of Elaine O’Hara.

2. #BREAKDOWN: Concerns have been raised after a Dublin Fire Brigade ambulance broke down with a patient on board this morning.

3. #UNCLEAN: Unannounced hygiene inspections by HIQA revealed some unpleasant results at Nenagh Hospital in Tipperary, as well as the Mater, St. Vincent’s and Tallaght hospitals in Dublin.

4. #MICHAELA: The McAreavey and Harte families will have their civil case against the hotel where Michaela died heard in the Supreme Court in Mauritius.

5. #SILENCE: The Dáil was strangely silent today as some politicians tried to highlight the difficulties facing children in need of cochlear implants.

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