Michael Collins’ Extraordinary Intelligence Office, on Crow Street, was the deadliest address in Dublin - Frank Thornton’s witness statement says it all.
The 83-year-old cult leader has died in prison. Here Niall O'Dowd recalls his chilling face-to-face interview with one of the worlds most notorious killers.
"It is too common for deserted cars with notes on the windscreen to be discovered in the car parks."
This is a good time to be a Van Morrison fan. Belfast musician shows no time of slowing down in the studio.
Mary Lou McDonald's task will be a tall one but her straight talk and directness have boosted her to the role of obvious successor to Gerry Adams.
What Thanksgiving, otherwise known as Ragamuffin Day, meant to an Irish family in New York right after World War II.
"The tributes will doubtless begin flowing in as well as the usual vitriol from his enemies. Like all great politicians, he has collected his share of them."
"Part of a broader fear some have that “the West” is dying... it's hard not to think this sudden love for Europe is about anything but skin color."
"Bono made a perfectly legal investment in a shopping mall in Lithuania... and the 'moral' police freak out."
Living in Ireland over the Thanksgiving holidays makes you take account of what you are doing with your life.
With some of us homesick and some happily overseas in Ireland, finding the Thanksgiving feeling in Dublin, especially a good Thanksgiving dinner, still feels to us all like a treasure hunt.
"Taoiseach's comment is 'a Walter Witty remark' and he asked, 'What planet are the taoiseach and housing minister living on?'"
Enough already, Bono - There's always been something a bit ludicrous about the mega rich lecturing us about global inequality.
"Farrell conducts himself with his usual grace throughout the proceedings, hitting every note as he grapples with Washington's increasingly erratic performance."
Joe Biden has slammed Harvey Weinstein as "disgusting" and "immoral," but could his friendly nature also land him in trouble?
Dream of retiring to Ireland? Longing to live and work in Éire? Here are the most desirable places to live in Ireland.
Writer and film director has traveled far from the west of Ireland plays that he made his name with -- or has he?
"Irish America was reminded again and again... that without their dogged persistence, there would not be a successful peace process."
The Republic needs an All-Ireland soccer team, clear after World Cup knock out, the US can help.
Augustus Saint-Gaudens, the artist who immortalized Lincoln, and Sherman, dedicated his last great work to Charles Stewart Parnell.
“Holy Hell! Nuns behaving badly is 2017’s most surprising trend"... Bill Donohue will have his work cut out for him.
"We laity in the past placed ye on a pedestal that was far too high and uncomfortable for any mortal men."
“Lest we forget” is the inscription on the new, controversial poppy pin being sold by the Limerick branch of the Royal British Legion, but for most of the past century the motto in Ireland has been “Lest we remember.”
Irish journalist John Waters, who is speaking at a Notre Dame conference this weekend on what he calls the "Hoax... of the Holocaust of Tuam," is no stranger to controversy.
The grief and joy of being reunited one day – a cousin’s tragic death in the Vietnam War.
No Irish Need Apply? Not anymore
A Bronx Irish Thanksgiving in days gone by
Hello Mary Lou – Adams' likely successor could be first female Taoiseach
Irish takeover Saturday Night Live Dec. 2 with Saoirse Ronan and U2
CIA director John McCone covered up JFK assassination truth
Kerrygold butter continues to take over the world, now for sale in South Korea
Total Brexit disconnect between Ireland and UK puts Northern Ireland border in jeopardy
Mel Gibson weighs in on “pain” following Harvey Weinstein’s sex abuse allegations
Unionist in House of Lords suggests County Donegal should rejoin the United Kingdom
Irish dancing Ravens' NFL player celebrates touchdown with a jig
Barack Obama’s meme tweet for Joe Biden’s birthday goes viral…shocker!