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Remembering James Larkin's birthday and the time Charlie Chaplin visited him in Sing Sing.
Thousands of Irish could have Hemochromatosis, a condition that causes too much iron in the blood and can be quite serious.
Irish people know full well what they're capable of. JFK demonstrated that to them in 1961.
On November 1, 1920, 18-year-old medical student Kevin Barry was hanged in Mountjoy Prison. Here's how Kevin Barry’s death propelled Michael Collins on the path to Bloody Sunday.
These are the most popular boy names in the Irish Gaelic language in Ireland.
"Stranger Things" star and Hollywood icon, Winona Ryder, has just discovered that she has Irish blood in her.
The fourth in the Great Famine Irish history podcast series examines whether the Irish people saw disaster coming? What was Ireland like in 1845?
Discover famous and infamous figures from Ireland’s history at EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum in Dublin.
Tom Bergin’s pub, which holds one of the oldest liquor licenses in America, is closing up shop.
"Prohibition became one battle in a much larger culture war which included attacks against Irish-dominated Tammany Hall, as well as Irish American skepticism about America's 1917 entrance into World War I."
Are you looking for unique Irish baby names? Here’s a rundown of some traditional Irish names and their meanings.
If there ever was a politician disguised as a riddle, it was RFK. Former Boston Globe journalist Larry Tye deciphers
Remembering the life of one of Ireland's greatest literary geniuses James Joyce on the anniversary of his death.
A Fermanagh priest digging through parish records has discovered that JFK did not have links to Ballyconnell.
On January 13, 1800, The Emancipator called for the return of the Penal Laws instead of union with Britain.
Linen Hall Library in Belfast launches The Divided Society project giving a unique insight into the struggle for peace in Ireland.
Viking swords and foundations of buildings have been discovered in Cork city.
Researchers have found that women are more likely to survive near-death situations.
Meghan Markle’s Irish ancestors are believed to have come from Co. Galway.
Everywhere from Kerry, Mayo, Sligo and Dublin was drastically hit when "The Night of the Big Wind" demolished Ireland in 1839.
Born on January 6, 1898, the aviation pioneer James Fitzmaurice was the first pilot to fly transatlantic from east-to-west.
Bliain na Gaeilge 2018 has officially kicked off and we have some top Irish-language phrases for you to use if you’re just starting to learn the language.
On this day (Jan 5) in 1922 the amazing adventurer, Ernest Shackleton, passed away on the Falkland Islands aged just 47. What he did with his life simply legendary.
Remembering the "Angel of the Cassiar", a Cork woman who saved 77 gold miners during the Klondike Gold Rush, in the Yukon, on the day of her anniversary
Win a dream Ireland getaway for two! Four nights in beautiful Dublin City
22,000 Irish suffer from undiagnosed Celtic blood disease
Love cats? Irish cat clinic seeks a professional cat cuddler
US investigators probe Trump money laundering through Irish golf course
Brave Irish teen cancer warrior loses battle for life
On this day in 1876, James Larkin is born to Irish parents in Liverpool
Dublin enters list of Europe’s 10 most expensive cities for renters
Fill the "I, Tonya" void with this throwback: the incredible Irish dancing routine ON ICE
Take a dream two-week open air painting class at Kylemore Abbey in Ireland
Saoirse Ronan loses out at SAG Awards while Martin McDonagh wins big
Mother of woman who died of flu aged 27 urges young people to take virus symptoms seriously