Today's top Irish news stories:

Shocked friends remember sweet Irish girl who died in Yonkers runaway car smash (VIDEO)

Shocked friends of Irish girl, Kalie Gill, who lost her life when struck by a runaway car at a church carnival in Coyne Park, in Yonkers, have been remembering the 15-year old sophomore…READ MORE


Boston Globe art critic slams Irish Famine memorial as “mocked and reviled”

Boston Globe art critic Sebastian Smee, a Pulitzer Prize winner, has slammed the Irish Famine memorial in Boston calling it the worst public art imaginable…READ MORE


Chauffeur tells story of Michael Jackson's six month hideout in rural Irish village

The new RTE radio documentary 'Michael Jackson's Irish Driver' reveals how the entire village of Moate, Co. Westmeath helped to hide the world's famous pop superstar for six months…READ MORE



Government politician banned from serving communion in abortion row

An Irish government deputy has been banned from handing out communion at his local Catholic church as a result of his support for the controversial abortion bill…READ MORE


Irish couple key witnesses as British police launch new enquiry into Madeleine McCann case

An Irish couple will feature in a major campaign on British television on Monday to find those responsible for the 2007 disappearance of toddler Madeleine McCann from a Portuguese resort…READ MORE