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THE devastated family of a schoolboy who went missing while in a reservoir with other children watched in agony as his lifeless body was retrieved by divers.
Moments into " Calvary ," Brendan Gleeson, playing a priest in Ireland, receives a death threat in the confessional.
When I got a promotional bottle of vodka in the mail recently , I glanced at the press release that accompanied it and did my usual eye roll at its puffed-up claims.
He was one of three youths who went for a swim in the lake at Rosehall on the northside of the town.
A man who had been drinking vodka and beer to steady his nerves while on his first flight ever attempted to open the plane's main door, thinking it was the bathroom.
A Rickmansworth man has been awarded a papal honour for his years of service to the Roman Catholic Church and his work in the community.
A crowdfunded novel has been nominated for the prestigious Man Booker Prize for the first time in the competition's history.
Their friendship was forged in innumerable porter-soaked pub sessions playing traditional tunes and songs with the Sligo stamp-brisk and bright, with a touch of swing, as also heard in the playing of legendary fiddlers Michael Coleman and Kevin Burke.
The Vancouver Sun launches Wine Critic for your smartphone, tablet and desktop computer, featuring wine picks, tips, videos, advice on food pairings and more from our expert Anthony Gismondi.
How do great guitarists bend a string like Eric Clapton or Jimi Hendrix? One scientist sought to figure out how legendary performers make great music.
Between them, the 14 British divisions that took part in the Somme offensive of July 1, 1916, won nine Victoria Crosses on that day.
FAIR City star Rachael Pilkington has united a host of famous names to call on the Government to ban fur farming in Ireland.
Spider's Trap , a new Irish film noir starring Glen Baker, Alan Sherlock, Simon Delaney, Liam Carney and Sarah Carroll, is to launch at Dublin's Light House Cinema on August 9 at 11:45am.
Two Dundalk ambulances broke down at the weekend. This is the third breakdown in two weeks.
Undefeated heavyweights BRYANT 'By By' JENNINGS and MIKE 'The Rebel' PEREZ stopped traffic today at they headed to the world-famous Empire State Building for a media photo opportunity on the 86th Floor Observation Deck.
FORMER junior minister Ivor Callely has admitted three further counts of fraudulently using false invoices to claim mobile phone expenses.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 03:32 am
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