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Mother of 10 Jean McConville, who was abducted and murdered in 1972.

What happened Jean McConville? Jean McConville was a 38-year-old widowed mother of 10 children from the Divis Flats area of west Belfast who sometime(...)

Sean Dunne leaves the US Federal Court House on May 22nd, 2019, after giving testimony in his civil financial fraud trial. Photograph: Douglas Healey

Sean Dunne, once one of Ireland’s richest men, told an American court last week that he earns just €200 a month and is therefore unable to pay a sanct(...)

US president Donald Trump: controversy centres on a July 25th telephone conversation he held with Volodymyr Zelenskiy, the Ukrainian president. Photograph: Pete Marovich/New York Times

US president Donald Trump on Tuesday said he would release the full transcript of his controversial telephone call with Ukraine’s president, as he mov(...)

A gunman killed 26 children and educators at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, where the non-profit organisation is based, in the deadliest public school shooting in US history on December 14th, 2012.

Sandy Hook Promise, a non-profit organisation led by family members of children massacred at a Connecticut elementary school in 2012, released a chill(...)

Considering the benefits of modern-day sanitation, vaccinations and healthcare, the likelihood of getting sick from our shoes is ‘infinitesimally small as to almost be unwarranted’. Photograph: iStock

Maybe you kick off your shoes at home because you don’t want to track dirt across clean carpets or floors, or maybe it’s just a relief to shed them. (...)

Gayle Killilea. Photograph: Collins Courts

The trustee in one-time property developer Seán Dunne’s US bankruptcy is fighting an attempt by Mr Dunne’s wife, Gayle Killilea, to block examination (...)

Mary Beth Keane.

Last month, when I was on a book tour in the United States, a woman at a reading I gave in Connecticut asked me why an Irish-born character in my new (...)

Gayle Killilea’s lawyer is asking the judge in her husband Sean Dunne’s American bankruptcy trial to block an order from a different court  to provide details of the couple’s finances. Photograph: Douglas Healey

Gayle Killilea’s lawyer is asking the judge in her husband Sean Dunne’s American bankruptcy trial to block an order from a different court compelling (...)

Norwegian Air said on Tuesday that it was ceasing its transatlantic services from Ireland. Photograph: iStock

With the announcement on Tuesday that Norwegian Air was ending its transatlantic routes from Ireland in September, the era of budget airlines flying t(...)

Ned Monaghan, originally from Co Cork and living in Connecticut in the United States, has reignited a debate across Ireland and among GAA across the g(...)

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