Clint Hill had been newly assigned to Jackie Kennedy’s protection detail and it became the worst first day in any job imaginable.
Dublin City’s archaeologist Ruth Johnson talks about the physical evidence left in Dublin 1,000 years on.
Buildings throughout Ireland's capital Dublin still show the signs of the country's struggle for independence.
Bill Ford returned to family’s home town of Ballinascarthy, Cork, to commemorate centenary of Henry Ford’s iconic company.
One of the most remarkable tales of two seamen who just happened to be in the capital when the Rising erupted.
For decades, one descendant of the Irish Famine dead has been fighting for a proper commemoration, all because it’s “the right thing to do.”
A thousand died in 15 minutes in 1914 the Empress of Ireland shipwreck—also known as “Canada’s Titanic.”
Dublin’s Glasnevin Cemetery is the resting place of many famous Irish, from rebel politicians to Hollywood actors.
Reports set to shock historians - Oliver Cromwell was a metro-sexual in touch with his feminine side.
Europeans' light skin stems from a gene mutation from a single person who lived 10,000 years ago.
Among the many rare and precious items at the The National Museum of Ireland sits a lunala, as worn by the early kings of Ireland. It was first discovered in March 1945 in Coggalbeg, County Roscommon.
Could Ireland’s cloudy weather be the reason for the stereotypical red hair?
A book by archaeologists offers detailed illustrated accounts of 114 significant excavations undertaken in Ireland.
An extract from “The 1916 Irish Rebellion” the companion book to the hit documentary narrated by Liam Neeson.
Not clear on the details of the 1916 Rising? In honor of last year's centenary, here’s an infographic to help.
It wasn’t just African Americans in the Deep South who had reasons to fear the KKK movement.
His music, for 40 years, has pretty much bled red, white and blue rather than green, white and gold. Still, why are some people shocked to learn about Bruce Springsteen’s Irish and Catholic roots?
Proud Irish American and star of “True Detective” and “Dallas Buyers Club" said “That was paradise to me...I was back with my people. Take me home to my people.”
A look back at IrishCentral’s month of Unsung Heroes. We wanted to get to know the people across the U.S. who today are making phenomenal differences in their respective fields.
Clifton R. Adams captured the farmers of Ireland in the years immediately following the bloody Civil War.
Happy Earth Day! Ireland sure looks gorgeous from outer space
Million dollar Ashford Castle wedding for Rory McIlroy and American bride Erica Stoll
Ed Sheeran’s Irish granny hears his song about her for the first time (VIDEO)
Fighting for a sacred resting place for thousands of Famine dead on Staten Island
What are the most beautiful buildings in Ireland?
Rory McIlroy is getting married in an Irish castle this weekend
My own top ten favorite places to visit in Ireland (PHOTOS)
The truth about the Battle of Clontarf and Brian Boru
Dublin still bears scars of 1916 Easter Rising battle over 100 years later
Young Irish country star Owen Mac releases adorable new music video
President of Ireland launches biggest redwood forest outside of California
Month’s Mind memorial mass for Martin McGuinness to be held at New York’s St. Patrick’s Cathedral