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BBC – North Korea: US vows sanctions and will activate Thaad system 'within days'
The Thaad system to protect South Korea from the North will be activated "within days", says the US.
RTE – Peter Boylan resigns from hospital board
Dr Peter Boylan says he has resigned with immediate effect from the board of the National Materni...
Breaking News – Take a nostalgic trip down memory lane with Irish adverts from the 60s, 70s a...
Three decades of pure nostalgia.

BBC – Lloyds Bank's profits rise despite 'challenging' times
The bank's boss says its "simple and low risk" business is able to cope with difficult trading.
RTE – AIB's bad loans fall ahead of potential IPO
AIB has said its performance for the first three months of the year was in line with expectations...
Breaking News – Consumer confidence higher outside Dublin, report finds
Consumers outside of Dublin are spending more, and are more confident in the economy according to...

RTE – 'Cheater' Sharapova should stay banned, says Bouchard
Eugenie Bouchard says "cheater" Maria Sharapova should not have been allowed to return to tennis ...
BBC – 'Cheater' Sharapova should not play tennis again - Bouchard
The WTA is "sending out the wrong message to kids" by allowing Maria Sharapova to resume her play...
Breaking News – This ridiculous tumble from Alexis Sanchez is all anyone wants to talk about
The Gunners kept their hopes of a top-four finish alive with a 1-0 victory ? but it didn?t come w...

RTE – Stars pay tribute to late director Jonathan Demme
Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep, Jodie Foster and Justin Timberlake are among the stars leading tributes ...
BBC – Jonathan Demme: Five must-see films
The director - best-known for The Silence of the Lambs - was a master of many film genres.
Breaking News – Introducing Mr Tea - the star of last night's Gogglebox Ireland
Michael Tea Cosy has a rival.

7 yrs Sober
Congratulations to John H. of Ashburn VA for 7 years of Sobriety today, March 17, 2012 – St. Patricks Day. And to all of those who join him in his sober way of life. Many more to come!!
Did you know ? Leap Year trivia
Did you know.. that today is also known as “St. Bridget’s Complaint”. It is believed this tradition was started in 5th century Ireland when St. Bridget complained to St. Patrick about women having to wait for so long for a man to propose. According to legend, St. Patrick said the yearning females could propose on […]
Bring The Celtic Tenors to your home for St Patrick?s Day
I just finished listening to The Celtic Tenors new album “Feels Like Home” and it’s really a great album. It’s an easy listen and perfect for just relaxing to. Sit back in your favorite easy chair with your favorite beverage and just take a load off. The melodies are straight forward and unassuming, the pace […]
Calvin and Hobbes Tribute
Do you remember those Calvin and Hobbes cartoons? Here’s a great tribute to the snow man torture scenes Calvin used to make in the front yard.
Could Santa Claus be Irish?
I ran across an article at that I thought was pretty interesting and relevant to Christmas. I’ve included below for you. What do you think? Does Santa have a brogue? As the children are posting off their long list of Christmas wishes to Lapland for Santa Claus to read, here?s a Christmas Story to […]

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