The US senator was born on November 20, 1925. Among his best quotes is a prediction of the success of Obama.
Fulmoth Kearney, Barack Obama’s Irish ancestor from Moneygall, Co Offaly, was identified and memorialized more than 130 years after his death.
This Irish song was one of Obama's 22 top favorites of the last year!
Is Joe Biden the only Democratic candidate who can win back the Obama voters who went on to vote for Trump?
Despite Michelle Obama’s biography selling 253% more copies, Rooney scooped the biggest prize of the night.
What would St. Patrick’s Day be without an array of celebrities donning the green and getting their Irish up for the day?
A lucky Irishman met Barack Obama in a California gym and thanked him for an Offaly service station.
What do you reckon of O'Rourke's chances against incumbent Ted Cruz?
A string of high-profile Democratic figures have been mailed explosive devices this week in an attempted terror attack.
What do "Ghost Hunters," "Scariest Places on Earth" and President Obama have in common? The spooky county of Offaly!
Washington DC stalwart Samantha Power’s grand-daddy, John Duffy, was also a double-agent for Irish revolutionary leading figure Michael Collins.
A bronze statue of the former US President and First Lady now stands outside The Barack Obama Plaza in his ancestral home of Moneygall.
Former United States President Barack Obama and New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy among those named as Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights 2018 Ripple of Hope laureates.
Liam Neeson, Barack Obama highest-rated father figures with Irish; Donald Trump, Conor McGregor the worst in poll.
Donald Trump's presidency is the most chaotic in modern times, however one consistent theme has emerged: if President Barack Obama was for it, he's agin it.
Suppose Donald Trump did get an invite to the Royal wedding in May – it would be a car crash.
White House "bromance" duo’s memes are only getting funnier and Irish American former VP admits they’re true.
The number of overall deportations in the final three months of the Obama administration is greater than similar months under Trump.
Do protesting NFL players need to bring some tiki torches to their next games to get Donald Trump's respect?
In six months the Trump administration will terminate DACA, the Obama-era program that allows young people brought to the United States as children to live and work legally.
Remembering JFK – the assassination took place 56 years ago today
Caroline Kennedy’s son looks just like his uncle JFK Jr.
Traditional Irish plum pudding recipe for Christmas
Michael Collins and the Bloody Sunday massacre, 99 years ago today
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Two teens among 16 Kurds found in truck on Ireland bound ship
Dublin whiskey distillery celebrates craft and cocktails this Christmas
JFK's legacy remembered on the anniversary of his assassination
Lyndon B. Johnson demanded to be sworn in alongside Jackie Kennedy
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