Today's Irish news roundup

Irish J1 students painted Chicago green this summer

Here's our top read stories in Irish news today

Irish students involved in arrests, date rapes, drunkenness in Chicago

Irish J1 students painted Chicago green this summer

Arrests, date rape allegations, trespassing and sickness were just some of the issues experienced by J-1 students in Chicago this summer, according to an Irish immigrant center...READ MORE



Katie Holmes walked away from her marriage to Tom Cruise with millions of dollars worth of gifts

Top read story in entertainment news

While the ‘Top Gun’ actor will only pay his former spouse $400,000 per year in child support until their six-year-old daughter Suri turns 18, Katie is independently wealthy...READ MORE




American fans loving the real Irish experience ahead of sell-out Notre Dame-Navy game

Top read story in sports news

The American football fans flocking to Ireland for Saturday’s big game between Notre Dame and Navy are already having a ball...READ MORE




Pilgrims climbing Croagh Patrick, MayoAmerican tourist collapses and dies on Croagh Patrick pilgrimage

Top read story in news from Ireland

An American citizen has collapsed and died during a pilgrimage to Croagh Patrick in County Mayo...READ MORE




Leesa Harker has landed a book deal for her lampoon of "Fifty Shades of Grey"Irish woman’s spoof of erotic novel “Fifty Shades of Grey” snapped up by publisher

An Irish woman has just landed a lucrative publishing deal after her spoof version of international publishing phenomenon Fifty Shades of Grey got picked up by a major publisher recently...READ MORE