U.S. the biggest loser as young Irish go elsewhere

Just recently I spoke to the Washington Irish Program class of 2011. The program brings the best of young Irish students, Catholic and Protestant, north and south, together in Washington where they intern with politicians, media and community groups...READ MORE

Top politician calls on government to default on Ireland’s national debt

Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny has been urged to default on Ireland’s debt ahead of an emergency European Union summit on the Eurozone crisis...READ MORE

Priests will to go to jail rather than break the seal of the confessional

A founding member of the Association of Catholic Priests has said he would he would rather choose to serve time in prison rather than break the seal of confession...READ MORE

Ireland’s top seaside vacation locations - villages and beaches not to miss - SEE PHOTOS

This beautiful town in the heart of Yeats country is officially a Mecca for surfers. Miles of untamed beach, beautiful rocky exposure. It is located just at the foot of Knocknarea, just kilometers from Sligo town and close to Sligo airport that connects with Dublin. Strandhill is also a great spot for golf, seaweed baths and has some great pubs and restaurants...READ MORE

New York supports ‘Caylee Law’ after Casey Anthony’s neglect

lState Assemblyman Steve Hawley has vowed to support the proposed "Caylee's Law" in New York State, according to reports by WBTA...READ MORE