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

1. #GANGLAND An extra €40 million has been allocated to the gardaí to tackle serious crime in Dublin.

2. #ARREST A woman has been arrested in relation to the shooting of Michael Barr at the Sunset House pub in Dublin’s north inner city in April.

3. #BIG WIN Hillary Clinton won California’s Democratic primary, giving her enough support to clench the party’s nomination at its convention next month – and bringing her one step closer to the White House.

4. #STANFORD RAPE One of the students who stopped the rape of a 23-year-old woman has spoken out about the convicted man – Brock Turner – and the incident.

5. #COURTS A student has been awarded €10,500 after being ‘humiliated’ when security guards broke into a toilet cubicle in Heuston Station under the assumption that he was taking drugs.

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