Today's Irish news roundup
Check out what news stories are getting IrishCentral readers' attention today
Top Irish news stories:
It’s no news that Westboro Baptist Church is an organization of lunatics who are hell bent on promoting hate and prejudice within America today, but they may have outdone themselves with their latest stunt…READ MORE
Top ten Irish expressions an American picked up living there
So you’ve heard recently on this site about Irishsims in America and Irishisms in Ireland. Here’s my top ten list of words I can’t shake as an American who lived in Ireland and now has returned…READ MORE
An Irish mail man stole over $3million from his employers as he fed a major gambling addiction with a turnover of over $14million…READ MORE
Pictures of Irish child laborers in 1900s forced change in child labor laws in the US - PHOTOS
Housed in the United States Library of Congress under the National Child Labor Committee Collection, are moving and sad images of child labor from the early 1900s. These photos, many of them of Irish children, were taken by Lewis Wickes Hine, a sociologist and photographer who used his art to eventually change child labor law…READ MORE
Ryanair voted worst airline in the world in new survey
Ireland’s no frills airline Ryanair has hit turbulence after it was voted the worst in the world – and received just a one star rating…READ MORE
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- Hollywood star Gabriel Byrne brands new Pope...
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- Unionists regret US envoy Haass’ call for...
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- Married priests could well be Pope Francis'...
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