Wow - what a result from the Northern Ireland team in Lyon. We're a bit exhausted after all that excitement. Back tomorrow at 07:00 with all your latest news, sport, weather and travel.
- Updates for Thursday 16 June 2016
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- Picture: Drum Manor Forest, Cookstown (by David Brownlow)
Quinn Roux will make his Ireland debut as one of five changes for Saturday's second Test against South Africa.
Pretoria-born Roux joins Craig Gilroy, Stuart Olding, Tadhg Furlong and Rhys Ruddock are in Joe Schmidt's side for the match in Johannesburg.
A man who was left critically ill after being struck by lightning in County Antrim has "has fought hard and continues to fight", his wife has said.
George Allen, 36, was hit as he picked his son and daughter up from school in Lisburn last week.
BBC NI Dublin correspondent
SDLP leader Colum Eastwood said the merger of Desertmartin and Knocknagin Primary Schools offered the opportunity to "re-imagine integrated education" and demonstrated the "positive role that faith schools have to play in bringing people together".
The two small County Londonderry primary schools are set to make history by becoming the first jointly-run church school in Northern Ireland.
A new acting principal has been appointed at De La Salle College in West Belfast, which has seen a number of industrial disputes this year.
Marian O’Neill, who was a vice-principal at the school, has taken over until further notice.
A controversial drilling operation at Woodburn Forest, County Antrim, has finished, apparently without hitting oil.
The oil company, Infrastrata, announced the news on its website today. It said the well would now be plugged and abandoned.
BBC Radio Foyle
With the EU referendum just a week away, and the two sides pulling out all the stops to sway the voters, BBC Radio Foyle will be having a Breakfast Show special right on the County Donegal border, where there was once a permanent Army checkpoint.
It’s only a stone's throw separating the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. But could things change in seven days' time? And what will Brexit mean for you? Tune in tomorrow between 07:00 and 09:00.
Here's a little ditty to get the hearts racing before today's match against Ukraine. It's a pretty catchy number, if we do say so ourselves.
Our business and economics editor John Campbell looks at what is known as the 'common travel area' and its role between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.
BBC News NI's Josephine Long reports that the French police are very much present around the Fanzone in the run-up to Northern Ireland v Ukraine in Lyon.
Six east Antrim primary schools have taken part in a unique scheme aimed at reducing levels of aggression among schoolchildren.
The Roots of Empathy programme involves bringing a baby and parent into a classroom once a month throughout the school year, giving youngsters the opportunity to track the infant’s milestones.
The son of one of Northern Ireland's leading hairdressers David Aumonier - who died last month - wanted to mark his father's love of the beautiful game and his devotion to the Northern Ireland team.
Davis, pictured here with Simon Hamilton, DUP, scattered his father's ashes at the stadium in Nice where they would have watched the game together, had his father lived a little longer.
He said his father told him to go to the matches. "I've been with my dad's friends in Nice and having the best time of my life. It's been sentimental but fantastic," he said.
BBC Sport NI
Joe Schmidt has made five changes to the Ireland team to face South Africa in the second test on Saturday. Ulster's Stuart Olding and Craig Gilroy are joined by Tadhg Furlong, Quinn Roux and Rhys Ruddock in the starting 15.