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Father and son Norman and James Beech from Cumbria, England are aiming to complete the 2200km race on a tandem bicycle Cyclists from around the world are gathering in Co Meath ahead of the start of one of the sport's toughest challenges.
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SHOPS and businesses in a Darlington shopping street will fall silent in tribute to one of the town's most recognisable characters, who died suddenly this week.
Thousands of demonstrators sing the words, "We are all one," while raising their fingers and images of slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin at a protest called A Million Hoodies March in New York's Union Square.
The 45-year-old, who was shot dead at his home in front of his wife and children last week, is to be buried in a gold-plated coffin.
By senior year, most students know which field of study they want to pursue. But the declaration doesn't mean they won't have the time or ability to explore other areas of interest.
Recruiting group, Hays, today reported an impressive 27pc like-for-like growth in net fees in its Irish operations, reflecting strong growth in the jobs market.
Emma Dunne and daughter Isobel , left; Lisa Moore and daughter Laragh ; and Wioletta Wielichowska and her daughter Patrycja Baranowska.
Robin Leach has finished his annual summer vacation under the Tuscan sun in Italy, and many of our Strip personalities again stepped forward in his absence to pen their own words of wisdom.
The mother of a university student who overdosed on methadone has said she hopes her son's death can help save others.
A baby born with a rare immune deficiency problem is recovering well thanks to the help of North East specialists Bubble baby Conor Kelly was desperately wanted as his parents had longed to have a child to make their family complete.
Blue and White balloons, Penn State t-shirts, a stiff chilly breeze with a sprinkle or two in the mix.
Reverend Joyce Moore BA, H Dip Ed, ARIAM ; Bishop Alan Harper OBE, BA, FRGS ; Mr Cyril Drury BA, MSc, H Dip Ed., Headmaster Dundalk Grammar School with the oldest award in the world being donated to the school by Bishop Harper.
The remains of an Irishwoman who was a passenger on the tragic Malaysian Airlines flight which was shot down over Ukraine have been identified.
The Nittany Lions boarded fives buses Tuesday and left town around 9 p.m. en route to the Harrisburg International Airport where they were catching their flight to Dublin.
The High Court has found that warrants detaining three dissident Republicans, convicted of attempting to buy weapons and explosives on behalf of the Real IRA, are defective.
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.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 08:27 am
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