Yesterday was the hottest day of the year so far with Met Eireann confirming a temperature of 26.8 degrees in Roscommon.
The US secretary of state said China’s actions were contrary to international law.
Sinn Féin's Director of Elections, Pearse Doherty, feels the party's social media strategy was not the main driver of the party's success, in the last general election.
Travel to the islands had been generally off-limits since a lockdown in late March.
The show also saw a man have to escape from a water tank while handcuffed.
A status yellow wind warning is in place for Donegal.
A man has been arrested after a woman was left with serious injuries following an alleged assault in Dublin.
A further four Covid-19 clusters have been confirmed in meat processing plants in the past seven days, bringing the total to 16.
The Irish Wildlife Trust (IWT) has waded into the controversy over the redesignation of the whole of the River Blackwater in Co. Cork as a protected area for the freshwater pearl mussel.
Mr Obama did not name President Donald Trump or any other federal or state officials.