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  1. Breakthrough at Northern Ireland talksRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    The five political parties at Stormont made a breakthrough yesterday when they agreed positions on finance and welfare reform, according to Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan. Mr Flanagan said the five political parties at Stormont made a breakthrough yesterday when they agreed positions on finance and welfare reform.


  2. Kirchner seals win for LeinsterRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Ananova

    Zane Kirchner's opportunist 78th-minute try sealed a deserved 21-11 Guinness PRO12 victory for Leinster over Irish rivals Connacht on a cold, windy night at the RDS. Matt Healy attempted to keep Jimmy Gopperth's touch-finding kick in play and Kirchner was able to swoop dramatically in the last minute to score as Leinster avenged their narrow September loss in Galway to the Westerners.


  3. Congratulations to your new Mayor.Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Menlo Park City Council

    Dear Friends in Menlo Park, Greetings from Galway. Attached please find a letter of congratulations from Mayor Donal Lyons to your new Mayor.


  4. Suspect device found under soldier's car in ArmaghRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    British Army bomb disposal experts are examining a suspected explosive device found under a soldier's car in Northern Ireland. It is understood a controlled explosion has been carried out on the item, which was discovered beneath the female soldier's car in Portadown, Co Armagh.


  5. Nenagh rail group urges you to get your skates on for annual trip to Limerick on IceRead the original story

    Friday | Tipperary Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Nenagh Community Rail Partnership is on track for its 11th annual annual train trip to Limerick on Ice over the Christmas holidays.


  6. New Report Available: Crospon Limited - Medical Equipment - Deals and Alliances ProfileRead the original story

    Thursday |

    The company develops, manufactures and markets minimally invasive medical devices for imaging and aiding surgery in the esophagus and stomach. Its EndoFLIP product is an imaging system used to measure the dimensions and function of a variety of hollow organs and sphincteric regions throughout the gastrointestinal tract.


  7. Taking a a hawk walka in IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Miami Herald

    I swung my arm forward with an exaggerated swooping motion, and, as promised, Milly took to the air. Just a few powerful pumps of her red and brown wings, and she was rising up over the strip of manicured lawn before us.


  8. Pat Devlin & Collie O'Neill take over at UCDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 |

    Collie O'Neill and Pat Devlin have been handed the task of bringing UCD straight back up to the Premier Division UCD have announced a new management team ahead of the 2015 season as former Bray Wanderers supremo Pat Devlin has been named as the club's director of football. College suffered relegation from the Premier Division in November and last year's assistant manager Collie O'Neill will work alongside Devlin, taking over as first team manager.


  9. Seamus Coleman: Trapattoni improved my gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 |

    Seamus Coleman admits he would have liked to have won more caps under Giovanni Trapattoni, but credits the former Ireland manager with improving the defensive side of his game. The 26-year-old struggled to break into the Irish squad during the Italian's reign despite regularly lining out for Everton in the Premier League.


  10. Sean Lynch to represent Ireland at 56th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di VeneziaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Art Daily

    Artist Sean Lynch will represent Ireland at the 56th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia - with a new body of works entitled Adventure: Capital that traces a journey from myth to minimalism around Ireland and Britain. Combining sculptural, video and archival elements, Adventure: Capital will be Lynch's most ambitious project to date, bringing together banknote rivergods, public art at regional airports, abandoned quarries, a field in Cork and a roundabout in Wexford, on a storytelling journey that explores notions of value and the flow of capital through an anthropological lens.


  11. Salvation Army's Christmas Center opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Charlotte Observer

    Luisa Torres Hernandez celebrates with volunteer Bo Proctor after winning a bicycle at the Salvation Army Christmas Center Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. Recipients get help from volunteers as they line up with their gifts at the Salvation Army Christmas Center Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014.


  12. Obituary: Eilish Heaney, 52, Owner of The Shop on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 |

    Eilish Heaney, 52, of Newport, RI, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 surrounded by family at Newport Hospital. Born in Boyle co Roscommon Ireland on April 11, 1962, she was the daughter of John and Lily Cawley.


  13. Bethlehem Peace Light in IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Irish World Newspaper

    A 'peace light' lit from one of fifteen oil lamps that are said to have been burning at a grotto from the birthplace of Jesus for more than a thousand years has arrived in Ireland. Now in its 28th year, the Peace Light from Bethlehem campaign was originally organized as part of a large charitable relief mission for children in need in Austria and abroad.


  14. Nelipak Healthcare Packaging announces expansion for Galway operationRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | PressReleasePoint

    Nelipak Healthcare Packaging, a leading provider of custom thermoformed packaging to the Medical Device and Pharmaceutical markets, today announced the expansion of its workforce at its Irish operation. The announcement, which follows on steady growth at the Galway operation, sees an increase of 10 employees to the permanent headcount.


  15. Quinnipiaca s Irish Famine museum to launch digital databaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Day

    Ireland's Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac University is launching a digital database with about 1,500 articles and illustrations related to Ireland and the Great Famine. The electronic library will feature pictorial newspaper items from the Great Hunger of 1845 to 1852 and will be available via the Ireland's Great Hunger Museum website at .


  16. December Linkfest: WOTY EditionRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Away with Words

    As usual, Oxford Dictionaries was first out of the gate, nearly a month ago, with its WOTY choices. And the winner was... vape .


  17. Alkermes plc Announces Initiation Of Clinical Study Of Extended...Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | BioSpace

    The randomized, open-label study of approximately 140 patients with schizophrenia will evaluate the pharmacokinetics, safety and tolerability of aripiprazole lauroxil administered over two new extended durations - once every six weeks, and once every two months. A New Drug Application for aripiprazole lauroxil one-month is currently under review with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and has been assigned a Prescription Drug User Fee Act date of Aug. 22, 2015.


  18. Go Global in WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Sporting Life

    FFOS LAS : 12.25 Dream And Search, 12.55 GLOBALISATION , 1.30 The Omen, 2.05 Volt Face, 2.40 Knockanrawley, 3.15 Rock On Rocky, 3.45 Ezetiger. PLUMPTON : 12.10 The Green Ogre, 12.40 Future Gilded, 1.15 King Edmund, 1.45 Itoldyou, 2.20 Sweet Boy Vic, 2.55 The Informant, 3.25 Golden Games.


  19. That was the year that wasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 |

    It was a year of air rage and water rage, of Oscar Pistorius and Paddy Pisspoorius, of Linda Martin confronting a 'gobshite' and helping to find Twink's dog, while Damien Dempsey saved a man's life. It was also the year of the new Great Satan and the new U2 album, and the Public Accounts Committee as the new rock 'n' roll.


  20. Haughey: 'A strange bunch of guys...'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 |

    Thirty-five years ago this week Charles J became Taoiseach. Does a new TV drama, Charlie, do him and his legend justice? The undoubted ratings-grabber of RTE's New Year schedules will be 'Charlie', a three-part drama based around the 13-year-period when Charles Haughey ruled the roost as three-time Taoiseach.