The top stories this Tuesday evening...
An investigation is underway into the death of man following an incident in Co Mayo over the weekend.
On Saturday, Joseph Deacy (21) of St Albans in England was discovered outside a house at Gortnasillagh, Swinford with apparent head injuries.
He was later moved to Beaumont Hospital, where he was pronounced dead on Sunday evening.
Hundreds of bodies have been recovered from a mudslide in the outskirts of Sierra Leone’s capital, Freetown.
Heavy rains and flooding early on Monday morning led to the collapse of a mountainside in the town of Regent on Monday – burying dozens of houses.
Almost 400 bodies have been recovered, as the search & rescue operation continues.
At least 12 people have been crushed to death and 52 others injured by a falling tree at a festival in Portugal.
TV footage from Madeira showed emergency workers gathered under a group of tall trees near the Portuguese island's capital, Funchal.
The tragedy happened during the Celebration of Our Lady of the Mount festival, which is the island's biggest annual celebration.
Donald Trump has doubled down on his claims that 'both sides' bear responsibility for the violence in Charlottesville over the weekend.
In a heated press conference, the US president claimed an 'alt-left' was also acting violently while counter-protesting against a group of right-wing demonstrators.
The Government has confirmed Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will make an official three day visit to Canada next week.
The trip will begin on Sunday August 20th with a bilateral meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Montreal.