Today's Irish news roundup
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Today's top Irish newsstories:
‘Whitey’ Bulger trial turns to drug and IRA guns smuggling
Prosecutors in the trial of James “Whitey” Bulger turned their focus to the death of John McIntyre, a fisherman who smuggled guns to the Irish Republican Army (IRA), in the 1980s. “Whitey” Bulger the former mob boss of the Boston Irish gang Winter Hill gang is charged with numerous crimes including 19 murders, which prosecutors claim he committed or ordered…READ MORE
Congressman Peter King, the most prominent Irish American for decades in the House of Representatives, is considering a run for the White House, Newsmax magazine confirms…READ MORE
Samantha Power, 43, the Irish-born nominee for U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations has stated that one of her top priorities will be to defend Israel at the U.N…READ MORE
A video uploaded to YouTube of men manhandling a woman and verbally abusing her in a South Korean club has sparked outrage across the country…READ MORE
Sinn Féin representative Gerry Kelly has said the Orange Order clearly has not learned any lessons from the violence over the last few days and that they are doing damage to community relations and themselves...READ MORE
- Gay wedding cakes latest target of anti-gay...
- Racist incidents in Ireland up by 85 percent...
- A Magdalene Laundry US adoptee who holds...
- An open letter in strong defence of capitalism.
- Irish radio presenter suspended after anti-Isra
- Offensive NFL sign outside restaurant just...
- The New York Times questions Ireland’s highly-p
- Baby dies in horror birth at Belfast hospital...
- Nelson Mandela was against IRA decommissioning.
- Ireland crowned “Top Tourist Destination”...
Time for a drone strike.Spanish judge slams Ryanair’s sexist air hostess calendar
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It's a sad comment on the ignorance of our age that so many people refuse to realize that the law is settled: businesses open and licensed to serve thThe New York Times questions Ireland’s highly-praised economic recovery
Ireland, not unlike other Western nations, followed the US model which insured those who took unwise and monstrous financial gambles would not only no