Here are tonight’s top stories on Independent.ie
Garda launches murder investigation after notorious criminal dies
A notorious criminal who was shot multiple times in a gangland shooting in June has died in hospital from his injuries.
Taoiseach pays tribute to brother and sister who lost their lives in the Kerry tragedy
The Taoiseach is among those who paid tribute to the brother and sister who tragically died in a tragedy by drowning in Ballybunion, Co. Kerry.
Man found dead in Dublin caravan park, suspected sex offender
A body found at a caravan and camping park in Dublin is believed to be that of a convicted sex offender.
Newspaper shop owner who “overjoyed” sold a €5.5 million lottery ticket
A local shop in Galway city has been announced as the outlet for Wednesday’s €5,541,001 lottery jackpot winning ticket.
Three men who died in a high-speed collision have been identified using DNA samples from relatives, the investigation said
The bodies of three men killed in a head-on collision with a lorry on the N7 in Dublin last year have had to be identified using DNA samples from relatives, an investigation has found.
The couple are still awaiting a €11,862 holiday refund after the chaos at Dublin Airport
A Co Antrim couple who missed a holiday due to the chaos at Dublin Airport are still awaiting compensation.
Amazon called for working positively with workers who organize in a union
Amazon was warned when it opened its first fulfillment center in Dublin that it “needs to engage positively with workers who organize into unions”.
Met Éireann says return to heatwaves en route
There are sunny spells and temperatures in the 20’s forecast by Met Éireann this weekend.
A beluga whale strands in the Seine in France
https://www.independent.ie/news/news-headlines/evening-headlines-hero-brother-tried-to-save-sister-before-both-lost-their-lives-in-kerry-sea-tragedy-notorious-criminal-dies-in-hospital-six-weeks-after-hotel-car-park-shooting-41892695.html Headlines tonight: Hero brother tried to save sister before both died in Kerry sea tragedy; The notorious criminal dies in hospital six weeks after the shooting in the hotel parking lot