1. The iPhone 8 is being launched today. Rumoured features include wireless charging, facial recognition and a larger display. A new handset known as the iPhone X is also expected to be announced.
2. A man in his 30s was killed in West Dublin last night. The victim was shot dead on Wheatfield avenue at approximately 20 to 10.
3. Katie Taylor's first world title fight has been confirmed. The bray boxer will face Anahi Esther Sanchez in Cardiff Stadium on October 28th to compete for the WBA World Lightweight title.
4. Everyone's favourite Weather reporter Teresa Mannion has gone viral again. 50 Cent and Snoop Dogg shared her now iconic storm video on their Instagram accounts yesterday.
5. And finally, a lawsuit over the copyright ownership of a selfie taken by a monkey has been settled. The photographer whose camera was used by the crested macaque has agreed to donate 25% of future revenue generated by the photo to monkey charities.
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