Here's the top Irish news stories on IrishCentral today:
I think I know why Rory McIlroy is happier with his British identity rather than his Irish one.
It starts with North Down, the area he comes from.
For the length of The Troubles, North Down was never a hot bed of nationalism, preferring most of the time to send very moderate nationalist politicians to the parliament in Britain...READ MORE
Eleven years ago New York Police Department (NYPD) Officer Moira Smith lost her life during the 9/11 World Trade attacks. Eleven years on, her 13-year-old daughter takes comfort in the remembrance ceremonies and remembering September 11th heroes like her mom...READ MORE
A Facebook fan page dedicated to exposing shocking photos of Irish revelers on drunken nights out is quickly becoming a viral hit...READ MORE
I was on air in the Clare FM studios in Ennis when it happened. The discussion on the current affairs show was about coping with bereavement when the newsroom advised me on the headphones that a plane had crashed into one of the Twin Towers in New York...READ MORE
In many ways, the Irish working at the One World Trade Center today can parallel the Irish helping to build New York City over a century ago...READ MORE