A woman has been attacked during a burglary in Dublin in which the suspect received a number of cuts and scratches.
Commuters are being advised that there are major delays to and from Heuston Station this evening.
A teenage boy has gone missing from his home in Limerick.
The European Court of Justice is to rule later in a case against Facebook over personal data held by the social media site.
The congregation at the funeral of murdered Dublin criminal Garry Hutch has been told "to break the cycle of violence - by not seeking revenge".
A large Garda presence is expected this morning at the funeral of one Dublin's biggest gangland figures.
TD's have signed off on plans for Ireland to take part in an EU battlegroup.
The European Court of Justice has cast doubt on an agreement giving US companies access to the online information of millions of EU citizens.