Here’s all the news you need to know this morning.
EVERY MORNING, TheJournal.ie brings you all the news you need to know as you start the day.
1. #NAMA: Residents and housing activists in the South Dublin suburb of Sandyford will stage a 24-hour protest today at a site owned by a Nama debtor that is to be sold.
2. #MIDLANDS: The Irish Prison Service has defended the luxuries at its new violence reduction unit.
3. #MURDER PROBE: Gardaí as well as police in Lithuania and the UK are part of the investigation into the murder of Giedre Raguckaite.
4. #GUINNESS: There are fears about the impact that Brexit could have one of Ireland’s most well-known exports.
5. #CALIFORNIA: Nine people have died following fires in California.
6. #AWARENESS: A new campaign has been launched to raise awareness about a group of rare slow-growing cancers, Neuroendocrine Tumours – or NETs.
7. #SPORT: It’s a big weekend of sport as Ireland take on Argentina in the rugby while there’s a full Premier League fixture list across the water.
8. #RECOUNT: Florida is on the verge of a recount – Trump has called the move a “disgrace”.
9. #SOUTH SUDAN: Almost half a million people have been killed through violence and disease over several years.