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Aer Lingus cancels flights to and from New York due to Hurricane Sandy

Aer Lingus has cancelled all flights to and from New York on Monday ahead of Hurricane Sandy.

By PATRICK COUNIHAN

Published Monday, October 29, 2012, 7:03 AM

Irish Heritage Certificate scheme a dud as Irish Americans pass on it

Barack Obama has one so has Bill Clinton but Irish America has mainly rejected the chance to receive a certificate of Irish heritage.

By PATRICK COUNIHAN

Published Monday, October 29, 2012, 6:42 AM

Free Viagra cost Irish taxpayers nearly $25 million since 2008

Irish taxpayers have had to shell out almost $25 million since 2008 to pay for medical card holders' Viagra prescriptions.

By DARA KELLY

Published Monday, October 29, 2012, 6:52 AM

Irish Playboy model Rosanna Davison to pose for US edition of magazine

Irish model Rosanna Davison, who posed on the cover of the October issue of German Playboy, has received a personal invitation from Hugh Hefner to meet at the famed mansion and to appear in a spread for the April edition of the American magazine.

By DARA KELLY

Published Monday, October 29, 2012, 7:56 AM

Catholic church cannot rescind Papal Knighthood awarded to pedophile Jimmy Savile

The Vatican cannot rescind a papal knighthood awarded to pedophile presenter Jimmy Savile.

By PATRICK COUNIHAN

Published Sunday, October 28, 2012, 9:13 AM

Accused killer of Irish emigrant Jill Meagher attempts suicide

The accused killer of Irish emigrant Jill Meagher has tried to take his own life and has been rushed to hospital in Melbourne, Australia.

By JAMES O'SHEA

Published Sunday, October 28, 2012, 9:18 AM

Quinn family tell Dublin court they are being ‘crucified’ by former Anglo Irish Bank

Ireland’s bankrupt billionaires have told a Dublin court they are at their ‘wits’ end’ as they try to deal with the bank chasing them for assets worth millions of dollars.

By PATRICK COUNIHAN

Published Sunday, October 28, 2012, 10:04 AM

Cannibal cop and Irish American bride asked for pots and pans as wedding presents

A New York policeman arrested in a cannibalism case asked for baking pans and a cookware set when he married his Irish American sweetheart last June.

By PATRICK COUNIHAN

Published Sunday, October 28, 2012, 9:42 AM

Celebrity priest questions his future in the church after Vatican censure

A leading Irish cleric censored by the Vatican has admitted he’d be a better priest if he was allowed to marry.

By PATRICK COUNIHAN

Published Monday, October 29, 2012, 8:43 AM

Ugandan Prime Minister denies any theft of Irish state aid

The Ugandan Prime Minister has denied any involvement in the disappearance of $5million worth of Irish government aid.

By PATRICK COUNIHAN

Published Monday, October 29, 2012, 7:47 AM

Fresh allegations made against Irish order priests working in Africa

The religious order that runs some of Ireland’s biggest schools has been rocked by fresh allegations of child sex abuse in Africa.

By PATRICK COUNIHAN

Published Monday, October 29, 2012, 7:40 AM

No. 5 Notre Dame Fighting Irish Shuts down No.8 Oklahoma Sooners 30-13

In a stunning and brilliant fashion Saturday night under the bright lights and big stage of Oklahoma University, the Notre Dame Fighting (8-0) Irish propelled themselves further to a perfect season and BCS championship with a 30-13 win over the Sooners (7-2).

By BRYAN FITZGERALD

Published Monday, October 29, 2012, 8:05 AM

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