The Irish presented Lord Morpeth with a scroll signed by more than 150,000 well-wishers, longer than four football pitches.
The painting was given to the ‘people of Ireland’ but was being kept instead in London’s most famous art gallery.
His story is an Irish one. He made the emigrant’s journey and suffered the Tir na n’Og forfeit known to all Irish travelers.
Hired months after the assassination of JFK, McKeon worked for Kennedy when RFK was killed and when she married Aristotle Onassis.
“Sons of Molly Maguire” will play in Dublin telling the story of the 20 Irishmen accused of being Molly Maguires and executed in 19th-century Pennsylvania.
A book from a prominent Easter Rising historian features a photograph of Connolly on a stretcher right before he was executed for his role in the Easter Rising.
Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams urged the Taoiseach and Arts Minister to reconsider but the letter was eventually pulled from auction after failing to meet its asking price.
They raided the house so often, he dug a tunnel under the bath, about the size of a coffin, and would climb in there while the Black and Tans and auxiliaries combed the place.
Photographers captured everyday life and historic sites as part of a global "archive of the planet" project.
Rose and Joe Kennedy tried to erase all detail about their handicapped daughter.
Emily and Jack took the crown for the fifth year in a row in 2015.
Trusted as a private family nurse, Jolly Jane was suspected of having poisoned up to 100 of her patients.
How can we be certain that Ireland’s bog bodies were the result of human sacrifice?
"Irish Americans are at least 5 percent of the population in most counties across the U.S."
Joyce Kilmer’s moving interview with Moira Regan, who served as a runner between the leaders during the 1916 Rising.
Re-tracing my Irish construction worker great-great-grandfather’s steps on the last day of his life.
Otto “Scarface” Skorzeny was welcomed with open arms in Ireland, but remained unrepentant of his war crimes.
Movie “Famine” portrays the story of how the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire sent aid to the suffering Irish.
Donn was the son of Milesius, also known as Mil Éspaine, and Seang. The Milesians were a race of mortal man, not supernatural beings like the Denann.
We know we’re American. But we also know that we wouldn’t be unless our ancestors had left Ireland, and we want to honor that.
Jackie Kennedy's private life revealed by her Irish-born assistant
Huge boost for united Ireland as Europe agrees to admit it to EU immediately
Things we wish we’d brought when we moved to Ireland (and what we should’ve left behind)
How Michael Collins tracked down a deadly informer after Bloody Sunday
Half of the immigrants deported by Trump had no criminal record
Scottish mother blasted for selling “Provo girl” IRA dolls online
A glimpse inside Ireland’s historic ghost villages (PHOTOS)
Leitrim Irish dancer captures magic of birds in murmuration
7 facts about the home of the Quiet Man Cong County Mayo
Time to reclaim great Irish writer Lafcadio Hearn
23 years ago today Riverdance changed Irish dance forever (VIDEOS)
How to do Dublin on the cheap – wine, dine and make merry (PHOTOS)