The most explosive date in Irish history – the Irish got their nation, but they also got a Civil War.
International team of archaeologists has uncovered details of the 40 abandoned and buried homes from the 1830s.
The body of the man later known as Santa Claus is buried in Jerpoint Abbey, County Kilkenny.
In honor of Mary Robinson’s win on November 7, 1990, here are some of her top quotes.
Unless we plan how to manage the burgeoning numbers of visitors that it now attracts, Skellig Michael will be in grave danger.
Director Brendan Byrne on his documentary and Sands’ background, philosophies, and the fateful decision he took to lead his fellow inmates on a hunger strike.
Irish diplomats in Washington were very concerned the John Ford flick starring Maureen O’Hara would provoke protests from Irish Americans over the false view of Ireland.
How one Bronx family's Christmas was saved by the generosity of their Jewish neighbors.
The Cork-born labor activist is named alongside Ernesto Ché Guevara, Mahatma Gandhi and Leon Trotsky.
Fin Dwyer, the historian behind the Irish History Podcast, is raising funds for a new series that will focus exclusively on the Irish Famine and its legacy.
Was John F. Kennedy the actual target of Lee Harvey Oswald? One historian believes he has proof the Texas governor was.
London Irish man hopes to foster empathy for all refugees by tweeting names of emigrants who arrived in New York during the Famine.
A breakdown of what happened during the 13 days of the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Gabriel Byrne stars in Eugene O'Neill's Long Day's Journey into Night.
Student proves wrong one professor's theory that these discriminatory posters were a product of the Irish American imagination.
Final surrender by Patrick Pearse is surely one of the few manuscripts which can justly claim to possess the very DNA of a nation.
Harrowing tale of the wreck of a convict ship and rescue by Aborigines.
The Cuban dictator met with Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams in 1981.
Historian believes the first Thanksgiving was for the generosity of the Irish people after a ship from home.
A band of starving pilgrims at Plymouth Rock were saved at the last minute by the arrival of a ship from Dublin.
Top ten Irish movies of all time (VIDEOS)
The top ten most popular Irish surnames
Irish words litter New York City slang
How to make traditional Irish potato cakes or "boxty"
$69 airfares from US to Ireland likely as Norwegian Air wins license
Irish Christmas tunes to get you in the holiday spirit
Where you should celebrate Christmas in Ireland
Calls strengthen for voting rights for Irish in Northern Ireland and living abroad
Brexit black hole awaits Northern Ireland, warns finance minister
The most annoying Christmas songs - Bah humbug!
Despite Trump, Irish win J-1 visa extension for three years
Mysteries of deserted pre-Famine village on Achill Island revealed
How much did Jackie know about John F. Kennedy’s affairs?