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Alfred Chestnut, Andrew Stewart and Ransom Watkins pose for a photo after their release in Baltimore.  The men, who spent 36 years in prison, were exonerated of the 1983 murder of a teenage boy who was shot dead over a jacket. Photograph: Todd Kimmelman/AFP via Getty

The three teenagers were arrested in November 1983, and deemed the perpetrators of a brazen crime: they had shot and killed a 14-year-old boy as he wa(...)

Apart from the therapy sessions which the Screamers engaged in they spent time working as a community, weaving, and driving home cattle. Photograph: Pat Langan

Monday, January 24th, 1977 “Michael Finlan visited the group known as The Screamers and found them resisting cigarettes, aspirin, conventional social (...)

The Supreme Court has ruled against a tax planning scheme designed to avoid VAT on the sale of 15 holiday homes in holiday homes in Baltimore, west Cork. Photograph: Emma Jervis

Three men who claimed a tax planning scheme meant they did not have to pay VAT on the €3 million sale of 15 holiday homes in west Cork have lost their(...)

The National Athletic Trainers’ Association urges parents to ensure that children and adolescents  take at least two rest days each week and not play a single sport for more than eight months a year. Photograph: ©INPHO

Too many children are risking injuries, even lifelong health problems, because they practice too intensively in a single sport, and parents should set(...)

US president Donald Trump: “Thank you to House Republicans for being tough, smart and understanding in detail the greatest Witch Hunt in American History.” Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP

Senate Republicans introduced a resolution condemning the Democrat-led impeachment inquiry yesterday, as senior members of the Senate denounced the in(...)

Elijah Cummings has died aged 68. The Maryland Democrat, first elected in 1996, served as oversight chairman since January after the Democrats gained control of the House of Representatives in 2018 elections. Photograph: Justin T. Gellerson/The New York Times

US politician Elijah Cummings, one of the most influential Democrats in Congress and a key figure in the impeachment inquiry against president Donald (...)

The 24-year-old lobster fisherman Kodie Healy failed to return to port on Wednesday evening.

The search for missing Cork fisherman Kodie Healy resumed on Friday morning. His father John Healy raised the alarm when the 24-year- old lobster fi(...)

Philip Glass: ‘Moving furniture was a perfect job.’ Photograph: Gabriella Demczuk/The New York Times

In late October avant-garde composer, opera creator and musician Philip Glass will undertake a residency at the National Concert Hall that will includ(...)

Reamonn Mac Reamoinn: ‘I have learned to stay informed and be adaptable.’ Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography

What/where did you study, and when did you graduate? I applied for a Fulbright Award to undertake a two-year civil engineering research masters at Jo(...)

Sea kayaking at Reen Pier, Union Hall, west Cork at  twilight. Photograph: Emma Jervis

The debate on how humans have lost their connection with nature continues. Yet anyone who goes hiking in the hills, swimming in the sea or even regula(...)

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