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"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
Fake news? How about a fake Celtic symbol? People have been tattooed with the 'Celtic symbol' for new beginnings, but that symbol is entirely made up.
Review of John Hume in America: From Derry to DC, by Maurice Fitzpatrick.
In the same year Hitler stepped up efforts to spread antisemitic propaganda across Germany, Ireland extended the hand of friendship to the Jewish people.
Take the advice of these schoolchildren to guarantee yourself some Irish luck in the coming year.
17-year-old Irish girl was the first over 12 million who sailed past the Statue of Liberty and arrived in New York City.
Win a dream Ireland getaway for two! Four nights in beautiful Dublin City
Trump White House St. Patrick’s Day bash for the Irish may be canceled
Famine in an Irish town – how Dingle survived the Irish holocaust
Despite his “shithole” comments Donald Trump is not a racist
Irish peace process hero John Hume born on this day in 1937
Irish woman creates “I am an immigrant” buttons to combat US anti-immigrant rhetoric
Cillian Murphy’s edgy Peaky Blinders haircut is setting a trend
Discover the beauty and history of Ireland's Boyne Valley
Exploring the remote and rugged wonders of Donegal
LISTEN: “Zombie” cover by Bad Wolves Dolores O’Riordan was meant to record
The magnificent Mount Stewart House and Gardens - most beautiful in Ireland