A lorry fire causes long delays for southbound traffic between Loughbrickland and Newry.
As figures show many NI schools are in budget deficit, a principal says budget cuts are affecting pupils.
The head of the civil service says compensation paid to survivors could end up being about £18,500 each.
Only 11.9% of urgent breast cancer referrals in the Northern Trust were seen within 14 days.
Joe Schmidt has allowed seven of his squad to return to their provinces as he prepares for Ireland’s final test of the year against the USA