Today's Irish news roundup, Tuesday July 30th 2013


Today's top Irish news stories:

Clare dolphin attacks fourth swimmer in a month as Dusty protects her patch

Swimmers have been warned to stay away from a dolphin in County Clare after the animal injured another bather. The dolphin, known as Dusty by locals, has been involved in four such incidents in the past month in Doolin harbour…READ MORE



Father linked to embezzlement killed his two sons

The father who strangled his two children then tried to kill himself has been described as the ‘perfect devoted dad’ by shocked neighbors in the Carlow village of Ballinkillen…READ MORE


Clintons don't appreciate being compared to ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner, who is running for major, embroiled in another sex scandalHillary and Bill Clinton livid at being compared to Anthony Weiner

Bill and Hillary Clinton are livid to hear that mayoral hopeful Anthony Weiner, whose sexting escapades have derailed his campaign, is comparing their troubles in the White House to his own, The New York Post has claimed…READ MORE




UK porn star Tanya Tate is against the possible ban on online sex sites in IrelandPorn star Tanya Tate against Irish government’s plans to block sites

The British porn star Tanya Tate has said she is firmly against the Labour Party politician Pat Rabbitte’s plans to follow the UK by blocking porn websites in Ireland…READ MORE



Twelve pilgrims sustain injuries climbing Croagh Patrick 12 injured on tough religious pilgrimage up Croagh Patrick

Of around 20,000 people taking part in the annual Reek Sunday Pilgrimage on Croagh Patrick in Co Mayo, 12 people have been injured, with two people sustaining serious injuries…READ MORE