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Seamus Heaney texted wife “don’t be afraid” as he lay dying (VIDEO)

Mourners at Seamus Heaney’s funeral were told his final words to his beloved wife were ‘don’t be afraid’, delivered in h...

By PATRICK COUNIHAN

Published Tuesday, September 3, 2013, 7:11 AM

New law that allows adoptions between U.S. and Ireland to be signed

Irish Minister for Children Frances Fitzgerald is due in the U.S. on Tuesday to sign an agreement that will make inter-c...

By JAMES O'SHEA

Published Tuesday, September 3, 2013, 7:14 AM

25 things you never thought you'd miss about Ireland (PHOTOS)

The Gathering Ireland 2013 have a great list for all the Irish emigrants abroad. It's 25 things you never thought you'd ...

By MARK FARRELLY

Published Tuesday, September 3, 2013, 6:00 AM

Fund for alleged drug mule Michaella McCollum Connolly raises just $1,000

A fund set up to pay the legal costs of alleged Peru drug mule Michaella McCollum Connolly has raised just a thousand do...

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Published Tuesday, September 3, 2013, 7:54 AM

Dublin bridge named after Rosie Hackett by City Council

Dublin City Council has voted to name the newest bridge across the Liffey after trade union activist Rosie Hackett....

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Tuesday, September 3, 2013, 7:51 AM

Boston mayor frontrunner faced alcoholism, bullets, and cancer

Boston mayoral candidate Martin J. Walsh's life has been forged by challenges. Walsh is the tied front runner and a son ...

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Tuesday, September 3, 2013, 7:42 AM

Ireland urged again to introduce ban on smacking children

The Irish government is being pressured to introduce a ban on spanking children after the Council of Europe received an ...

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Tuesday, September 3, 2013, 7:45 AM

Sinead O'Connor believes she scares people because she's bipolar

Sinead O'Connor has said people are afraid of her because she's bipolar. ...

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Tuesday, September 3, 2013, 7:21 AM

Artist adds color to historic photos creating stunning Titanic images

Russian photo editor Anton Logvynenko has added color to original black and white photos of the Titanic....

By MICHELLE K SMITH

Published Tuesday, September 3, 2013, 7:37 AM

Top athlete gives chase to thief on a bike but fails to retrieve stolen handbag

Ireland’s top sprinter has been hailed for her bravery after she chased a thief through a Dublin apartment block in a bi...

By PATRICK COUNIHAN

Published Tuesday, September 3, 2013, 7:33 AM

New Zealand paper called Brian O'Driscoll “Britain's greatest player”

You would think that in order for a rugby player to play for Ireland, they or their parents would have to be from either...

By AIDAN KELLY

Published Tuesday, September 3, 2013, 7:55 AM

James McCarthy signs for Premier League Everton in $20 million transfer

Irish soccer star James McCarthy has switched clubs from Wigan to Everton in a $20million deal....

By PATRICK COUNIHAN

Published Tuesday, September 3, 2013, 7:58 AM

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