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Cheers as Bush returns to stage
Kate Bush fan and ticket-holder John O'Connor, who has travelled from Cork, Ireland, arriving early at the Hammersmith Apollo, London, for the singer's Before the Dawn concert.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
New Urban Legends
Killer Toilet Spider Warning
His wife Jeanne insists that his death was the result of a spider bite he got last year - and her description matches that of the deadly redback, which is one of the few spiders that can be seriously harmful to humans.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Redback spider bite kills dad of five Ireland
John Francis Kennedy, who went by the nickname 'JFK', suffered horrifying injuries as a result of the bite, and died last month from massive internal bleeding.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Ancient Statues Appear to Take Selfies at Ireland Art Gallery
A Reddit user creates a photo series using unique angles to make the art pieces seem like their own photographer It doesn't look like the selfie craze is going away any time soon since people are still constantly thinking up new ways of creating their own version or interpretation of a selfie.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Liam Casey AKA Mr. China Will Join Us At Disrupt SF
I am personally pleased to announce that Mr. China himself, Liam Casey , will appear on our TechCrunch Disrupt stage to talk about the rising tide for hardware startups.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Early Pregnancy Prediction of Preeclampsia in Nulliparous Women,...
From the Irish Centre for Fetal and Neonatal Translational Research and Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland ; Department of Biochemistry, Otago School of Medical Sciences, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand ; Division of Women's Health, Women's Health Academic Centre, King's College London and ... (more)
in the Kitchen with: Lynches Pub & Grub
This week we went in the kitchen at Lynches Pub & Grub with owners Chris and Ethna Lynch as they prepare traditional Irish lamb stew.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Ancient Statues Pose for Selfies
Selfie-ification of Agesandros and Poloydoros Athendoros, "Laocoon and his Sons" , plaster, 240 x 141 x 83cm It's one thing to take a #museumselfie with a work of art, as if to say, "yes, I was here with this artwork" or "yes, here is my reflection in the surface of this piece."
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Photographer Creates Hilarious Statue Selfies With Clever Use of His Camera
Yes, we're all pretty sick of selfies but one clever photographer has created a hilarious photo series that appears to show ancient statues taking these now ubiquitous digital self portraits.
Leading Irish garda dies in the Seychelles
Retired Superintendent Liam Hogan died from a suspected heart attack in the Indian Ocean nation where he had been working over recent years.
Granddad was Somme hero
It is only in the last five years that Robert Findlay, now 77, has found out that his grandfather from West Hartlepool fought and died in the First World War.
Super festivals make splash between downpours
Music could be heard across the county from Cropredy, near Banbury, to the Wilderness Festival at Cornbury Park, near Charlbury and Supernormal, near Wallingford.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Supermoon 2014: Recap as rare spectacle lights up night skies around the world
All the best pictures of the meteors and the supermoon, which was up to 14% bigger and 30% brighter than usual Sunday is the night the moon is full, and coincidentally, it will also have reached the point in its orbit that is closest to the Earth, known as "perigee".
Sat Aug 09, 2014
GAA community gathers to mourn Maureen Cooper
Kerry footballer Colm 'Gooch' Cooper, back left, helps carry the remains of of his mother Maureen, at her removal from O'Shea's funeral home in Killarney on Friday evening.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Beach closures forecast as Hurricane Bertha sparks pollution fears
The O'Leary family from Blarney, Co Cork on Garryvoe Beach yesterday, which was closed because of effluent in the water Widespread beach closures are feared next week due to a spike in sea bacterial levels caused by heavy rainfall predicted from the remnants of Hurricane Bertha.
Why Charles Manson fascinates many
Inside the Charles Manson room at the Museum of Death in Hollywood, Anne Forde looks at crime scene photos from the 1969 Tate-LaBianca murders.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Resource Investing News
Gondwana Oil Corp. Acquires Berehaven Copper Mines
Gondwana Oil Corp. has entered a letter of intent in order to acquire an 80 percent interest in the Berehaven Copper Mines from Westcork Copper Mining Company.
Siobh n's Irish Fire Logs now available in Cape Region
Owners Dan McQuade and Jane Howitt display a sampling of Siobhan's Irish Fire Logs now available at Tomato Sunshine and Windsor Florists in Rehoboth.
Bear did you go? Little girl's appeal to trace missing teddy sparks online campaign
Four-year-old Clodagh Parker, from County Cork, Ireland, is asking for help to find her best friend 'Pink Teddy' after he was left in a zoo toilet last weekend? Four-year-old Clodagh's favourite toy went missing at Dublin Zoo , Ireland, at the weekend and now Lorraine and Darragh Parker are trying to get it back.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
FDA OKs Hovion API Plant Inspection
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration revealed the results of its inspection this month of the drug manufacturing and processing plants for international company Hovione.