5 Things You Need To Know: Monday 29th January

5 Things You Need To Know: Monday 29th January
Hannah O'Connell
Hannah O'Connell

29 Jan 2018

1. We should know by this evening if there will be a vote to repeal the 8th Amendment. The cabinet will hold a special meeting today to discuss possible the wording and timing of a vote. 

2. The 60th Annual Grammy Awards were held in NYC last night. Bruno Mars was the night's big winner taking home 6 trophies followed by Kendrick Lamar who took home 5. 

3. An interview with Donald Trump by Piers Morgan was televised on ITV last night during which the US president claimed that he's not a feminist. "I think that would be, maybe, going too far". 

4. Former UFC champion Ronda Rousey is swapping the octagon for the wrestling ring. She’s officially signed a contract with the WWE and made her first appearance at the Royal Rumble last night.

5. And finally, if you're in the market for a flamethrower Elon Musk is selling them for $500. He tweeted that the device "works against hordes of the undead or your money back".

Graham and Nathan have your 5 Things You Need To Know every morning from 8:35 on Fully Charged.