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Police investigate Donegal child sex ring as horrors of Ferry case emerge

Irish police are investigating claims that an organized child sex ring operated in Donegal after four suspected pedophiles were linked to jailed school caretaker Michael Ferry...READ MORE



British Open winner Darren Clarke is beloved, generous and a role model


When Darren Clarke arrived back home this week he arrived a newly minted hero. But rather than grandstand he decided he'd rather spend time with his sons, Tyrone and Conor, only appearing for a press conference in Portrush, County Antrim when he checked in at home first...READ MORE

 

Sleepwalking Irish teenager survives 40-foot fall in Spain

A sleepwalking Irish teenager escaped with only minor injuries after falling from a second floor apartment, while on vacation in Majorca, Spain...READ MORE

 

U.S. the biggest loser as young Irish go elsewhere

Just recently I spoke to the Washington Irish Program class of 2011. The program brings the best of young Irish students, Catholic and Protestant, north and south, together in Washington where they intern with politicians, media and community groups...READ MORE

Priests will to go to jail rather than break the seal of the confessional


A founding member of the Association of Catholic Priests has said he would he would rather choose to serve time in prison rather than break the seal of confession...READ MORE