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The 9 at 9: Monday

It’s Monday and here’s all the news you need to know this morning.

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

1. #GREECE: Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has resigned this morning as official results confirm 61% of Greeks rejected the bailout deal in yesterday’s referendum.

2. #HELP: There was an 80% increase in calls about housing problems to the Free Legal Advice Centres last year, RTÉ reports.

3. #DONEGAL: Gardaí in Donegal are investigating in incident in which a car carrying six people crashed through a garden fence.

4. #SPEED: Several people have been questioned in Galway as joyriders continue to terrorise people living in Connemara, rear-ending cars and causing high speed chases.

5. #SEX LIVES: The HSE has paid for 167 million Viagra pills for men in the last six years, the Irish Daily Star reports.

6. EXECUTED: Hundreds of people gathered in an amphitheatre to watch teenage Islamic State fighters execute 25 soldiers.

7. #STOP TALKING:  Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has told ministers to boycott a popular talkshow after it allowed a former terror suspect take part in a live Q&A, BBC reports.

8. #CRUNCH TIME: US Secretary of State John Kerry has said it is now time to see whether or not an agreement on an Iranian nuclear deal can be reached, Associated Press.

9. #WATCH OUT: Motorists are being warned to beware of greasy conditions on the roads as our lovely dry spell turns wet and thundery.

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