Learn about Irish history, folklore, and mythology - from the ancient times of glory to the modern Ireland.
Coast Guard member Bud Barnum recounts how he was a pallbearer for President John F. Kennedy.
On November 22, 2018, President John F Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas. How old was JFK when he was assassinated?
Retired Dallas police officer Billy Grammer recalls a suspicious phone call he received before Jack Ruby shot Lee Harvey Oswald.
Storms in County Sligo, in 2014, ripped a tree from the ground a revealed the remains of a 900-year-old medieval skeleton that archaeologists believe was a murder victim.
Joseph Mary Plunkett was a Dubliner, poet, the youngest of the 1916 signatories. Plunkett’s marriage just before his execution went down in history.
On this day, Nov 21, 1920, Michael Collins' squad "The Twelve Apostles" killed 14 British Secret Service Agents - a day which has gone down in history as "Bloody Sunday".
The controversial actions of President John F. Kennedy's driver, William Greer, a native of County Tyrone are still analyzed today.
Nearly 55 years after his death in Dallas on November 22, 1963, JFK continues to fascinate
Oscar Wilde was a child at the time of the American Civil War; he was just eleven when the war ended in 1865. But there are intriguing connections.
Bram Stoker’s mother was haunted by what she saw after her family escaped cholera, and there is strong belief that the stories she told echo through her son’s famous novel.
Today the Irish revolutionary, Muriel McSwiney is largely forgotten in Ireland. However, in 1920 she was an internationally renowned figure, given the role she played in the Irish War of Independence.
The last public hanging in Britain took place 150 years ago and the unfortunate man at the wrong end of the rope was Fermanagh native Michael Barrett.
After 34 days protesting against the harsh regime and undignified conditions, Denny Barry died on November 20, 1923, but even in death, he was still refused dignity.
“I knew they’d get one of us, I thought it would be me.”
The RMS Lusitania has been recreated in 3D in a bid to ultimately protect it as an official heritage site.
A speech that JFK's never got to deliver has been restored thanks to an Irish creative agency and the Times of London.
After years of research, New York Irish US Army Private’s family reunited with First World War honor at Glasnevin Cemetery in Dublin.
A band of starving pilgrims at Plymouth Rock were saved at the last minute by the arrival of a ship from Dublin.
Nearly 50 years after the patriot's death his grave fell into disrepair and it was Thomas Davis, a journalist, writer and Young Irelander whose poem and song "The Ballad of Bodenstown Churchyard" that saved the green grave.
Born in Dublin, the Irish soldier has heard Abraham Lincoln deliver the Gettysburg Address on November 19, 1863.
Former member of the president’s security team allegedly told Stone the true killer on his deathbed.
Were President John F. Kennedy’s Secret Service agents hungover and sleep-deprived on the day of his assassination? Could the president’s life have been saved that day?.
JFK made the prediction about his reputation privately to his wife Jackie.
In 1953, the last remaining inhabitants of the Blasket Islands off the coast of Co. Kerry were permanently evacuated to the mainland.
Otto Skorzeny was one of Adolf Hitler’s most trusted henchmen, lived as a farmer in County Kildare from 1959 following Conor Cruise O’Brien's intervention.
Enjoy this stunning cover of Adele’s “Hello” sung as Gaeilge on World Hello Day
Top Irish ways to say hello for World Hello Day
Michael Collins and the Bloody Sunday massacre, 98 years ago today
For Irish Americans, Thanksgiving used to be Halloween
Robert F. Kennedy believed JFK was killed because of him
Children handcuffed and pepper sprayed at Irish special care unit
Perfect Thanksgiving welcome home Irish whiskey cocktail recipe
Coast Guard member reflects on carrying JFK’s casket
How old was JFK when he died?
NYPD in action: Irish photographer spent two years embedded to make new book come to life