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Florida Irish pub banned from flying tricolor this St. Patrick’s Day by law – VIDEO

An Irish pub in Atlantic Beach, Florida, has received a citation for flying the Irish tricolor outside their bar. They have also been forced to take the flag down.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Friday, March 8, 2013, 7:09 AM

Californian Grandfather asks how his son-in-law could take three-year-old daughter’s life

The heartbroken grandfather of tragic toddler Clarissa McCarthy has asked ‘how could anybody hurt a little girl like that?’


Published Friday, March 8, 2013, 7:15 AM

Family in shock as Cork father who drowned his child defends himself in suicide note – VIDEO

Details of the investigation of Cork farmer Martin McCarthy’s (50) murder of his three-year-old daughter, Clarissa, and suicide have emerged. Police reveal her father made plans to kill his daughter and composed an “exceptionally long” letter for her American mother.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Friday, March 8, 2013, 7:44 AM

Poll suggests New Yorkers don’t believe in a sober St. Patrick’s Day, do you agree? - VIDEO

Green madness has already hit the streets of New York as the city gears up for its St. Patrick’s Day celebrations.


Published Friday, March 8, 2013, 7:00 AM

Survey shows new generation of Irish emigrants highly educated and over 30

A whopping 46 percent of people in full time employment in Ireland are considering emigrating, according to the latest study.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Friday, March 8, 2013, 7:53 AM

Hillary Clinton remains top of polls for 2016 US Presidential election bid

A Quinnipiac University national poll found that former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is still the early favorite to win the 2016 presidential election.


Published Friday, March 8, 2013, 7:30 AM

Cardinal Sean O’Malley a serious contender for Pope, Vatican conclave impose media blackout

Boston’s Cardinal Sean O’Malley has become a contender to fill the recently vacated position of Pope, at least according to Irish bookmakers Paddy Power.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Friday, March 8, 2013, 7:30 AM

Bill O'Reilly: 'I'm Sorry' I Said Alan Colmes Was 'Lying' - Kirsten Powers Calls Him '100 Percent Wrong' - VIDEO

After his explosive performance went viral on Wednesday evening, Fox News pundit Bill O'Reilly was apparently having second thoughts last night.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Friday, March 8, 2013, 7:41 AM

After 13-hour Rand Paul filibuster Irish American John Brennan approved by Senate as CIA head

After an epic filibuster which Democrats finally voted to end, the Senate confirmed John Brennan to be named as CIA director on Thursday.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Friday, March 8, 2013, 7:35 AM

Charlie Sheen was ‘winning’ during his trip to his ancestral home of Ireland

He's got plenty of (tiger) Irish blood thanks to his dad Martin Sheen, whose mother was a native of Borrisokane, Co. Tipperary, but Charlie Sheen didn’t visit Ireland last weekend -- with a porn star in tow -- to research his roots.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Friday, March 8, 2013, 8:05 AM

Irish sayings, proverbs and prayers for St. Patrick's Day

You'll love this collection of some of the most-famous words to ever come out of Ireland.


Published Saturday, March 17, 2012, 7:16 AM

Player restrained by security in Notre Dame - St. John's basketball game - VIDEO

One Notre Dame basketball player may have taken the schools moniker too seriously as punches are thrown in Tuesday’s Big East showdown against St. Johns.


Published Thursday, March 7, 2013, 9:24 AM

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