Today's Irish news roundup
Check out what Irish news stories are getting IrishCentral readers' attention today
Today's top Irish news stories:
Young Irish immigrant dies tragically in hit-and-run in the Bronx
A young Irish immigrant in New York to play football with the Co. Armagh team was killed in a hit-and-run accident in the early hours of the morning on Father’s Day…READ MORE
Sean O’Shea: Is Rory McIlroy a spoiled brat and just an overgrown child? - Antics during the U.S. Open leave his maturity very much in question
There was one shot from yesterday’s coverage of the U.S. Masters which summed up the tournament for Rory McIlroy. It showed him hitting a very bad shot then grinding his club into the ground until he broke it…READ MORE
President Obama urges all of Northern Ireland to back the peace process – VIDEO
President Obama landed in Belfast this morning and delivered a strong speech urging Northern Ireland leaders to stay on course on the peace process…READ MORE
Secret Service agents take to the Fermanagh fields to protect President Obama – in brand new tractors
Locals are laughing at British and American Secret Service attempts to disguise themselves as farmers around the G8 summit – in sparkling new tractors…READ MORE
Sinn Fein deputy leader speaks out against bishops' approach on abortion issue
Sinn Féin deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald, speaking in Cork on Friday, said the hierarchy of any religion is entitled to its views on the matter of abortion…READ MORE
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- Smithwick inquiry finds Irish police may...
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- Why Ireland needs to give its emigrants a...
- Married priests could well be Pope Francis'...
- Sarah Jessica Parker opens her heart to grievin
- Most Americans are in favor of immigration...
- 'Danny Boy' turns 100 and the experts explain...
- Pope Francis calls capitalism “new tyranny”...
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IrelandNorth, I do not think Alan Shatter will appreciate your wording, particularly the snide anti-Semitism of "a member of the chosen few withHow New York's Jewish community tried to rescue Irish in Great Famine
Actually, KathyCallahan, it wasn't just ten years ago but on Oct. 28, 1965--nearly a half-century--that the Vatican II encyclical Nostra Aetate was puDonegal priest bans gaudy headstones and seeks to remove offensive memorials
THIS IS WRONG.....THEY SHOULD KEEP WHAT HAS ALWAYS BEEN THERE....AND I FOR 1, HATE THE "FLAT MEMORIALS" IN GRAVE YARDS...IT MAKES IT HARDER