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Is Savita's death being used to advance a pro-abortion agenda in Ireland?

Sometimes journalists here in Ireland are reminded that they are also human beings. Eight weeks ago we were blessed with a beautiful baby girl, our first child.

By MARC COLEMAN

Published Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 7:30 AM

Irish citizens in Gaza give firsthand account of Israeli air strikes – VIDEO

Two Irish citizens caught in the Israeli air strikes in Gaza have given firsthand accounts of their experience.

By DARA KELLY

Published Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 7:29 AM

Joe Biden refuses to allow President Obama join him for golf trip to Ireland – VIDEO

After his election victory on November 6, President Obama told his VP he would like to join him in Ireland for a golf trip, but Joe Biden says he won’t allow his boss to tag along.

By DARA KELLY

Published Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 7:28 AM

Rush Limbaugh blames Barack Obama for demise of Twinkies

On Friday pundit Rush Limbaugh took premature aim at President Obama for the closure of Hostess, the maker of Twinkies, Ding Dongs, Ho Hos and other cookies with ingredients that run for paragraphs

By ANTOINETTE KELLY

Published Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 7:34 AM

Thanksgiving – a piece of America that Ireland should embrace

You'll often hear people in Ireland complain about the American influence on the culture here. I don't always disagree.

By JOHN FAY

Published Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 8:08 AM

Tragic Savita’s husband calls on Irish government to change the law

Tragic Savita Halappanavar’s husband has repeated his call on the Irish government to ensure his wife’s death was not in vain.

By PATRICK COUNIHAN

Published Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 7:38 AM

Irish Catholic bishops deny they value life of baby over that of mother

The Irish Catholic Bishops have come out with a major statement on the death of Savita Halappanavar.

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Published Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 7:27 AM

More than 1,000 volunteers join Bill Clinton for Rockaways ‘Day of Action’ - VIDEO

Last Sunday the Clinton Foundation and the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) brought more than 1,000 volunteers to the Rockaways in Queens to participate in “A Day of Action for New York,” an effort to bring relief to one of the areas hardest-hit by Hurricane Sandy.

By JANE WALSH

Published Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 7:55 AM

Donegal residents warned over bogus Santa Claus charity collector

Locals in the popular Donegal sea side resort of Bundoran have been warned about a man dressed in a Santa Claus outfit who posed as a charity collector over the weekend.

By BERNIE MALONE

Published Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 7:50 AM

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn the frontrunner in NYC Mayoral race as Scott Stringer drops out

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer has announced he is dropping out of the already crowded race for Mayor of New York City and will instead run for City Comptroller.

By DARA KELLY

Published Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 7:43 AM

Liam Neeson may pull an 'All Nighter' in new thriller

It's the kind of story that you can't anticipate. On his way to turning 60 Liam Neeson has enjoyed a career renaissance that has seen him become one of the top leading men in the world.

By ANTOINETTE KELLY

Published Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 8:14 AM

Jonathan Sexton expected to face Argentina after injury knock ahead of Fiji win

Ireland coach Declan Kidney expects to have out-half Jonathan Sexton available for the big Aviva Stadium test against Argentina on Saturday.

By PATRICK COUNIHAN

Published Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 8:12 AM

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