Evening top 5: Trump Foundation ordered to cease fundraising in New York; thousands rescued in Mediterranean

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Trump Foundation ordered to cease fundraising in New York

The Trump Foundation has been ordered to cease fundraising by New York's attorney general.

Eric Schneiderman has published a notice ordering the foundation to "cease and desist from soliciting contributions in New York". 

It follows a report in the Washington Post last week by reporter David Fahrenthold, which saw the charity accused of soliciting donations without proper certification

Thousands of people rescued in single day of Mediterranean missions

A wooden boat used by refugees to leave Libya drifts abandoned after a rescue operation to save migrants on the Mediterranean sea. Image: Santi Palacios / AP/Press Association Images

Thousands of people have been rescued today as they attempted to cross the Mediterranean to Europe.

The LÉ Samuel Beckett rescued 128 refugees and migrants in two separate rescue operations in the region.

The charity Médecins Sans Frontières said its crews rescued 2,000 men, women and children from 11 separate boats in less than seven hours.

Charlie Flanagan says hard border in Ireland by 2019 'cannot be ruled out'

The reintroduction of a hard border on the island of Ireland cannot be ruled out as Britain prepares to leave the EU, Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan has said.

British Prime Minister Theresa May revealed yesterday that Article 50 will be triggered by the end of March, beginning the two-year countdown to the UK's departure.

In an interview with Newstalk Breakfast, Mr Flanagan said the possible reimposition of a border between Northern Ireland and the Republic was a "matter of grave concern" to the government.

Jonny Cooper on his All-Ireland final black card and friendship with Mayo's Rob Hennelly

Dublin’s Jonny Cooper celebrates with the Sam Maguire cup after the match ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Jonny Cooper says it was "very disappointing" to be shown a black card in the All-Ireland final replay win over Mayo.

The Dublin corner-back had to depart the field after just 20 minutes of play after a foul on Mayo's Donal Vaughan.

"It's great that the lads pulled it out but initially walking off I'm saying 'have I effed this up for the lads?'" he said on Off The Ball.

Here's how to find out what Google knows about you (and it's a lot)

Many of us don't think twice when we sign into our GMail accounts or use Google Maps. We simply log in, do what we need to do and then go about our day. Did you know that there is a way to see what information trail leave behind when you use Google? Well, there is and here's how you access it.