Advertisement

We need your help now

Support from readers like you keeps The Journal open.

You are visiting us because we have something you value. Independent, unbiased news that tells the truth. Advertising revenue goes some way to support our mission, but this year it has not been enough.

If you've seen value in our reporting, please contribute what you can, so we can continue to produce accurate and meaningful journalism. For everyone who needs it.

GOOD MORNING

The 9 at 9 It’s the start of a new week, here’s all the news you need to know.

EVERY MORNING, TheJournal.ie brings you the stories you need to know as you wake up.

1. #TUNISIA: The couple who were shot dead in a terror attack on a Tunisia beach were taking a last walk along the shore before heading home, The Irish Mirror reports.

2. #GREECE: Greek banks are closed today and will remain shut all week, with customers limited to a €60 ATM withdrawal.

3. #LIMERICK: A man is in critical condition in hospital after being shot in a car park at the University of Limerick.

4. #ABORTION: Most TDs want to repeal the 8th Amendment, though Fine Gael politicians are very divided.

5. #TRAGIC: A man from county Down and his girlfriend have been killed in a dune buggy accident in Qatar, The Irish News reports.

6. #GOTCHA: The second convicted killer who escaped from a maximum security prison in New York has been shot and captured.

7. #RESCUE: The Irish Navy has saved the lives of 600 migrants.

8. #JOBSWATCH: Medical device company AbbVie announced the creation of 50 new jobs over four years in its Sligo operation.

9. #SORRY: Jeremy Clarkson said he was “so sad and sorry it’s ended like this” after the final episode of Top Gear hosted by the current team was aired.

Readers like you are keeping these stories free for everyone...
A mix of advertising and supporting contributions helps keep paywalls away from valuable information like this article. Over 5,000 readers like you have already stepped up and support us with a monthly payment or a once-off donation.