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The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

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

#KILLER Karen Buckley’s killer Alexander Pacteau will serve a minimum of 23 years in prison, after being handed a life sentence for the Cork student’s murder at Glasgow High Court.

#REFUGEE CRISIS: Enda Kenny has insisted that there is no split in the coalition over the number of refugees Ireland will take in response to the migrant crisis. Tánaiste Joan Burton suggested we would accept as many as 5,000 people.

#SKELLIG WARS: Permission has been granted for another round of Star Wars shooting on Skellig Micheal.

#VINCENT: Details have emerged of an almighty row at the filming of a Vincent Browne debate in Clontarf last night. The gardaí had to be called at one point.

#NEW SEASON: And the Rubberbandits are taking on 1916 (lord save us). It’s one of the highlights in the new season of shows from RTÉ 2.

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