Today's Irish news roundup, August 6th, 2013
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Today's top Irish news stories:
Eighth grade ‘Jeopardy!’ star claims he was cheated (VIDEO)
A Connecticut eighth-grader who misspelled the correct answer during 'Jeopardy!', claims he was cheated. Thomas Hurley III correctly answered the final 'Jeopardy!' question about the Emancipation Proclamation signed by President Abraham Lincoln. But host Alex Trebek ruled his answer out as he misspelled "emanciptation"...READ MORE
Boston Archdiocese Monsignor Arthur Coyle has taken a leave of absence after being caught with a prostitute - who has a history of narcotic offenses - behind the Holy Trinity Polish Cemetery in Lowell, Massachusetts…READ MORE
A new book by an author based in Co. Wicklow, claims that St. Patrick was born in France and not Britain…READ MORE
An unemployed lab technician, who is a practicing Muslim, has been fined after he hurled abuse at elderly churchgoers in Dublin…READ MORE
The Armagh Observatory managed to capture a rare phenomenon known as a “sprite” on film during the massive thunderstorms of July 24 and 25 in Dublin...READ MORE
- Nelson Mandela was against IRA decommissioning.
- Irish students told “No Irish Need Apply”...
- Racist incidents in Ireland up by 85 percent...
- Bill O’Reilly slams Nelson Mandela as an...
- Hollywood star Gabriel Byrne brands new Pope...
- Gay teacher fired from Catholic school after...
- Unionists regret US envoy Haass’ call for...
- Top ten negative terms used to describe Irish...
- Are the Celts one of the ten lost tribes...
- Irish radio presenter suspended after anti-Isra
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