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.”
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.
The given name of the Emerald Isle, the Auld Sod, has its roots deep in ancient mythology.
From Murphy to Fitzgerald the Irish have certainly made their mark, according to the US Census.
Take a look at this first-hand account of what it was like to be on the ground in Dublin during Easter 1916.
Remembering one of the most iconic villains, created by Dublin-born Bram Stoker, on the anniversary of the author's death.
Did the two leaders hate each other? Or were they coyly played by Collins?
The 1916 Easter Rising led to the loss of a conscription referendum in Australia and England were concerned they would lose the continent to the Irish.
A previous design got into trouble for being too phallic looking for local feminists.
It's a wonder Hollywood has not recreated the life of one of Michael Collins' right-hand men.
In Ireland, history is everywhere. But in some places, there is an especially strong connection with the past.
The nephew of Proclamation signatory Joseph Mary Plunkett tells of his family’s disdain for both Collins and De Vale
Mugshots were invented so prisoners could check to see if a suspect had invented a false identity for himself when arrested.
Father Michael Morrison was with the British and Canadian troops who entered the camp in western Germany on April 15, 1945.
Happy Earth Day! Ireland sure looks gorgeous from outer space
Ed Sheeran’s Irish granny hears his song about her for the first time (VIDEO)
Million dollar Ashford Castle wedding for Rory McIlroy and American bride Erica Stoll
What are the most beautiful buildings in Ireland?
Fighting for a sacred resting place for thousands of Famine dead on Staten Island
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