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Little Irish dancer Jane Richard tragically loses leg in Boston marathon terror blast - VIDEO

The Irish dance community in Boston is in shock over the news that one of its cherished students, seven-year-old Jane Richard of Dorchester, lost a leg in the terror attack at the Boston Marathon on Monday afternoon.


Published Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 7:20 AM

GOP bigs gather for Maggie Thatcher’s funeral but no Democrats bother - $20 million cost to bury the Iron Lady enrages many in Britain

Published Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 7:03 AM

Tragic New York construction accident claims life of young Irishman from Sligo

A tragic construction accident in upstate New York has taken the life of 24-year-old Gary Feeney of Dorchester and Lugdoon, Templeboy, Co. Sligo.


Published Monday, April 15, 2013, 7:21 AM

Irish cab app Hailo hires Starbucks boss - set for New York and worldwide expansion

Hailo has set their sights on cities like NYC and Tokyo as they prepare to change the world of taxis as they did in Dublin.


Published Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 8:03 AM

Boston Marathon blast revives Omagh Real IRA bomb terror says Unionist leader

Monday’s Boston Marathon bomb blasts have revived painful memories of the 1998 Omagh bomb in Co. Tyrone, a Stormont Assembly member said.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 7:38 AM

Current chief of Domhnall O Lubhlai’s Irish college backs police probe into sexual abuse

The chief executive officer of one of Ireland’s largest Irish colleges, Colaiste na bhFiann, has backed calls for the police to order a review into sexual allegations against the recently deceased Domhnall Lubhlai.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 7:56 AM

Bill O’Reilly slams President Obama for labeling Boston bombings a ‘tragedy’ – VIDEO

Fox News pundit Bill O’Reilly slammed President Obama Monday after the U.S. leader described the Boston bombings as a “tragedy” during his address to the nation on Monday.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 7:35 AM

The many problems with Margaret Thatcher - an architect of modern America

Published Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 8:18 AM

Glenn Beck goes after disgraced abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell with graphic video on ‘The Blaze’

Glenn Beck has attacked the media for what he called its grudgingly slow coverage of the doctor Kermit Gosnell trial.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 7:45 AM

Gerard Butler doesn't spend too much time in New York - because he can't any work done

Published Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 8:18 AM

University College Cork names athletics track after Olympian and former World Champ Sonia O’Sullivan

Former World Champion, Olympian, and one of Ireland’s leading sports people, Sonia O’Sullivan was honoured at the weekend (13 April 2013) by University College Cork when the new international standard 400 meter running track was re-opened and named the Sonia O’Sullivan Athletics Track at the Mardyke Sports Grounds in Cork.


Published Tuesday, April 16, 2013, 8:27 AM

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