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30 min ago | Irish Republican News

Bodenstown address by Francie Mackey

Francie Mackey, Chairperson of the 32 County Sovereignty Movement, delivered the main address at the organisation's annual gathering at the grave of Wolfe Tone in Bodenstown recently.


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4 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today

Why Ireland will drive you wild

I rest on my kayak paddle and gaze at the horizon as a golden hue from the setting sun illuminates the pale waters at Killary fjord.


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Fri Jul 25, 2014

I'd quit States for Irish drama role - Caroline Morahan

It's almost five years since Caroline Morahan made the bold decision to relocate to America to pursue her dream of becoming an actress.


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'We've only 20 years to save Ireland from climate catastrophe'

ENVIRONMENTAL experts have warned that we have just 20 years to act over climate change or it will be too late.


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The Meath Chronicle

Riders wanted for Down Syndrome Tour de Leinster

Down Syndrome Ireland is calling on amateur cyclists from Meath to saddle up for the inaugural Tour de Leinster charity challenge.


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After Fire Destroyed Restaurant, This Owner Continued Paying Staff During 6-Month Rebuild

Bruce Kroll, who owns a Culver's restaurant in Platteville, Wisconsin, found himself in a tough spot when he discovered that his establishment had burned down last November, according to WKOW.


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South Wales Argus

Wwi Argus Archive: Four killed as troops fire on Dublin rioters

July 1914: Relatives of those shot at Bachelor's Walk in Dublin, by the King's Own Scottish Borderers, arrive at the mortuary to identify the bodies.


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Myrtle Beach Online

Country music's twang heard around the world

Country musician Brad Paisley's first tour of the United Kingdom in 2000 didn't leave him much to write home to West Virginia about.


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New York Daily News

'Star Wars: Episode VII' to film on island off Irish coast: report

Skellig Michael, a World Heritage site, will be used by director J.J. Abrams as a location in his 'Star Wars' film, according to a local Kerry County newspaper.


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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Paddling schoolboy drowns after slipping in reservoir

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.


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Wall Street Journal

After Cops and Crooks, a Conversion

Moments into " Calvary ," Brendan Gleeson, playing a priest in Ireland, receives a death threat in the confessional.


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Chicago Reader

The whey of the cocktail: Experimenting with booze and a byproduct

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.


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13-year-old boy drowns in Drogheda

He was one of three youths who went for a swim in the lake at Rosehall on the northside of the town.


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Drunk passenger mistakes plane door for bathroom door

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.


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Watford Observer

Rickmansworth man 'completely shocked' by papal honour

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.


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Crowdfunded Book Up For Biggest Literary Prize

A crowdfunded novel has been nominated for the prestigious Man Booker Prize for the first time in the competition's history.


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Dundalk Today

Big demand for cancer support service

The Cara Cancer Support Centre is located in the former Sinn Fein offices at Williamson Place, Dundalk, just off Park Street.


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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Georgia Straight

Dervish adds its own twist to traditional Celtic sound

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.


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Trade Talk: Five Mahoney brothers take over the former Monk McQueen's site

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.


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Live Science

String Theory: The Physics of Master Guitar Playing

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.


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