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Thursday 21 June, 2018

Former Love Island contestant Sophie Gradon dies aged 32 RIP

Former Love Island contestant Sophie Gradon dies aged 32

Police said, “There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding her death.”

The 5 at 5: Thursday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

TIME hits out at Trump's border separation policy with cover photo

It comes after the US President questioned if he would be on the cover of Time magazine after the North Korea summit last week.

Wednesday 20 June, 2018

Burger King apologises for offering burgers to women who get pregnant by World Cup players

The deal has been called sexist and demeaning.

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

David Drumm jailed for six years, Trump signs executive order to keep migrant families together and Michael Healy-Rae’s bike has been stolen – it’s the Evening Fix.

MacGill Summer School to hold session on why it hasn't embraced gender balance following controversy

The Director of MacGill said, “We are determined to do all that we can to redress this imbalance”.

The aggravating and mitigating factors: How the judge in the Drumm case arrived at six years

Judge Karen O’Connor noted that the most significant form of mitigation would have been a result of a guilty plea but that was not available in this case.

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Body believed to be Irishman missing since 1985 being exhumed from grave in Wales

The disappearance of Joseph Brendan Dowley has remained a mystery for the last 33 years.

Government report says offers of social housing rejected

Homeless charities have reacted by saying ‘attack homelessness not homeless people’.

Have you seen this teenager? 16-year-old Jordan O'Driscoll missing from Cork since Friday

He is described as 5’4″ in height, of slim build and with short brown hair.

Man missing from Dublin found safe and well

Gardaí have thanked the public for their assistance.

Apologising for criminalisation of homosexuality Varadkar says 'people allowed the law to do its bashing for them'

The Dáil is offering an apology today to all the men convicted before the decriminalisation of homosexuality.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Monday 18 June, 2018

'US will not be a migrant camp': Trump stands firm despite pressure over children being separated from parents

A photo of a two-year-old girl crying as her mother is searched by US border patrol agents has gone viral.

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

US clampdown on migrants, Meath man convicted for raping woman he met on dating app and Ireland second-worst performing EU country for tackling climate change, it’s the Evening Fix.

YouTube Music now available in Ireland as Google expands service to 17 countries

It offers both an ad-supported free option or an ad-free subscription service.

Sunday 17 June, 2018

Abused aged 6: 'I was screaming and had to be tied into a buggy with a rope to be brought to school'

Thomas Hogan said that even as a child he knew the clergy ruled and that he couldn’t say anything negative about a Christian Brother.

Friday 15 June, 2018

McDonald's to replace plastic straws with paper ones in Irish restaurants

McDonald’s will begin the process of transferring to paper straws from September.

Teenager arrested in connection with murder of Cameron Reilly

The body of the 18-year-old was found in a field in Dunleer almost three weeks ago.

Elderly man killed and 10-year-old boy injured in Cork crash

A 10-year-old passenger was taken to Cork University Hospital but his injuries are not life-threatening.

Thursday 14 June, 2018

Number of women affected by smear test scandal expected to increase

The Head of the National Screening Service Damien McCallion says more women will be contacted about their cancer test audits.

Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Irish house prices increased 13% in twelve months, the fastest rate in Europe

Dublin residential property prices have increased 90% from their February 2012 low.

Trump calls De Niro 'low IQ individual' after actor's 'F**k Trump' attack received standing ovation

The US President told the actor to “Wake up Punchy!”.

Couple fall to death taking selfie on 40-metre wall in Portugal

It’s believed they dropped their phone and fell down while leaning over to retrieve it.

Monday 11 June, 2018

Struggle with confidence in work? Our expert has the answers to your questions

Do you have questions about growing your confidence at work? We want to hear them.

Gun recovered in burnt out car close to where Polish man died following attack in Cork home

Gardaí have repeated their appeal for witnesses or for drivers in the area who may have dashcam footage.

Sunday 10 June, 2018

Abused by three men from the age of six: 'I shut down. All I know is I was crying for my mother'

John Allen first reported the abuse almost 20 years ago but feels he may need to take his case to Europe to get justice.

Saturday 9 June, 2018

Illegal dumping being tackled through Eircodes investigation

Sligo County Council launched the new pilot project in March.

Friday 8 June, 2018

'Dead mice and cockroach infestations': Eleven food businesses closed in May

May was the highest month so far this year for closure orders.

Thursday 7 June, 2018

Ireland's top 20 attractions, both fee paying and free, revealed

Fáilte Ireland has published its annual list of Ireland’s most popular visitor attractions in 2017.

Tuesday 5 June, 2018

Batch of Fulfill protein bars recalled over pieces of clear plastic

The bars affected had a best before date of 15 February.

Poll: Are you wearing suncream these days? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you wearing suncream these days?

Be honest now.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Here’s everything you need to know as the day gets started.

Highs of 24 degrees as Leaving Cert exams start this week

There will be heavy and possibly thundery showers in places.

Monday 4 June, 2018

Irish missionary set to return to Peru despite being shot by armed gang

Fr Desmond was attacked by an armed gang after he withdrew money to pay builders working on the primary school.

Sunday 3 June, 2018

Abused aged 8: 'School was about survival, I'd be looking at the teacher thinking 'just stay away''

Christopher Rainbow was abused by his teacher when he was just 8-years-old, he spent his life trying to forget about it until a knock came on his door 10 years ago.

Saturday 2 June, 2018

Study finds that speeding up your walking rate could make you live longer

The effects were found to be more pronounced in older age groups.

Sligo County Council sent hundred of letters objecting to plans for Glenview halting site

The Sligo Traveller Support Group says that there was no consultation about the plan.

Friday 1 June, 2018

'Inspiring and funny': Tributes paid to teenage boys who drowned in Clare quarry

The teenage boys got into difficulty in Knockanean, Ennis yesterday afternoon.