Today's Irish news roundup, October 9th, 2013
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Today's top Irish news stories:
A special blu-ray edition of the hit horror film The Exorcist is coming out on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the film based on a novel of the same name by Peter Blatty who was inspired by real events…READ MORE
New York Congressman Joe Crowley, Co-Chair of the Friends of Ireland group in Congress, was arrested at an immigration rally in Washington on Tuesday evening…READ MORE
Aine Adams, niece to Gerry Adams, was horrifically abused by Liam Adams, brother to Gerry Adams, when she was still a toddler. Liam Adams was found guilty of the abuse by a court in Northern Ireland last week…READ MORE
Documents leaked from Kenya’s National Intelligence Service (NIS) say Abdulkadir Mohamed Abdulkadir was the “high value target” who the US Navy SEALS were aiming to target in Somalia. It is alleged that he was behind the bomb plot in Kenya which involved Samantha Lewthwaite, the County Down-born “White Widow.”…READ MORE
The decision by a group of north Belfast republicans to hold a commemoration for the Shankill bomber Thomas Begley has caused widespread outrage. But Sinn Fein's decision to defend the move has enraged their political opponents still further…READ MORE
- Gay wedding cakes latest target of anti-gay...
- Racist incidents in Ireland up by 85 percent...
- The New York Times questions Ireland’s highly-p
- An open letter in strong defence of capitalism.
- Offensive NFL sign outside restaurant just...
- A Magdalene Laundry US adoptee who holds...
- No Irish prosecution for man named as world’s...
- Irish radio presenter suspended after anti-Isra
- Nelson Mandela was against IRA decommissioning.
- Baby dies in horror birth at Belfast hospital...
pronounced HESUS there were many born in December none were anything exceptional--all this rubbish stuff where are your brains guys & gals ?????Racist incidents in Ireland up by 85 percent says Immigrant Council
Barry- I am a born and bred New Yorker. I was raised in one of its meanest City Projects, educated in its ghetto schools. Skin color has no meaning to25-car pile up looked like a “war zone”, snowy winter weather hits New York
Amazing how a little bit of slippery stuff screws up the the mundane average driver--Daughter of Sandy Hook principal wears wedding dress mom picked out
What a sad,sad thing. There will be a lot emptiness in their homes at Christmas this year. I feel overwhelmed for them. I hope that they know that God