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Dublin: 13 °C Sunday 24 September, 2017

#JFK

# jfk - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

10 truly priceless Irish objects discovered by the lovely National Treasures project

Torcs and lanulas are great, but what about an Italia 90 tea tin?

# jfk - Saturday 9 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'The British don't care that every strand of the Good Friday Agreement is undermined by Brexit' War Of Words

'The British don't care that every strand of the Good Friday Agreement is undermined by Brexit'

Sinn Féin’s deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald said her party want to be in government on both sides of the border.

# jfk - Saturday 28 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Refugees detained at airports after Trump bans them from entering US Terrorism

Refugees detained at airports after Trump bans them from entering US

Trump has barred all refugees from entering the country for three months — and those from war-ravaged Syria indefinitely.

# jfk - Monday 2 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man dies after emergency landing at Shannon Airport Kuwait Airways

Man dies after emergency landing at Shannon Airport

The man was reportedly travelling under medical supervision.

# jfk - Thursday 15 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie BAI upholds complaint against the 'Power to Power Ourselves' wind energy ad Energy Independence

BAI upholds complaint against the 'Power to Power Ourselves' wind energy ad

A complainant said the ad, which features a haunting voiceover speech by JFK on Ireland’s destiny, ran foul of a ban on political advertising.

# jfk - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump claims his rival's father helped the man who assassinated JFK Conspiracy Theory

Donald Trump claims his rival's father helped the man who assassinated JFK

Trump repeated a tabloid claim that Rafael Cruz handed out leaflets with Lee Harvey Oswald

# jfk - Saturday 12 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Fire Brigade dealt with this multi-vehicle fire last night Naas Road

Dublin Fire Brigade dealt with this multi-vehicle fire last night

The fire was successfully extinguished.

# jfk - Monday 15 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie London to New York flight forced to turn around after laser is pointed at it VS025

London to New York flight forced to turn around after laser is pointed at it

Police are investigating the incident.

# jfk - Sunday 24 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Furniture from JFK’s ‘Winter White House’ has just been sold off in Florida History For Sale

Furniture from JFK’s ‘Winter White House’ has just been sold off in Florida

The various furnishings, including a massage table and several beds, were sold for $400,000 (€370,000).

# jfk - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Aer Lingus plane makes emergency landing at JFK Technical Difficulties

Aer Lingus plane makes emergency landing at JFK

No one was injured.

# jfk - Monday 25 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Plane escorted by jets after ‘anonymous chemical weapon threat’ New York

Plane escorted by jets after ‘anonymous chemical weapon threat’

The flight landed at JFK without incident.

# jfk - Friday 26 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie You can now lie in a box and relive what Diana’s death smelled like Morbid

You can now lie in a box and relive what Diana’s death smelled like

A Dutch university has recreated the smell and sounds of celebrity deaths.

# jfk - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

# jfk - Sunday 12 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie JFK airport has started screening passengers for Ebola Health Screening

JFK airport has started screening passengers for Ebola

The New York airport is the first of five American airports to start the screening.

# jfk - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Unsold!: Jackie Kennedy letters to Irish priest withdrawn from auction Penpals

Unsold!: Jackie Kennedy letters to Irish priest withdrawn from auction

The disputed correspondence was due to fetch a multi-million euro figure.

# jfk - Monday 7 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie From massacres and malnutrition to hope and healing – Burundi and Rwanda 20 years on Burundi

From massacres and malnutrition to hope and healing – Burundi and Rwanda 20 years on

Deo Niyizonkiza survived a massacre in Burundi – escaped to New York – but returned to his native country with a plan to help thousands.

# jfk - Thursday 6 February, 2014

From The42 Pardew sad to see Kinnear leave Newcastle JFK

Pardew sad to see Kinnear leave Newcastle

The much-maligned director of football was sacked this week.

# jfk - Monday 3 February, 2014

From The42 Joe Kinnear resigns as Newcastle director of football JFK

Joe Kinnear resigns as Newcastle director of football

The 67-year old left the club this evening.

# jfk - Sunday 1 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Column: Let's recognise and appreciate the fine men and women who have served Ireland Opinion

Column: Let's recognise and appreciate the fine men and women who have served Ireland

The 50th anniversary of the death of JFK elicited understandable emotion here… but we must also appreciate our home-grown peace brokers, inspiring figures, and everyday heroes, writes Colm Bergin.

# jfk - Friday 22 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Friday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everybody’s talking about looming strike action at ESB, the 50th anniversary of JFK’s assassination, and the passing of Father Alec Reid.

From TheJournal.ie Here is the moment CBS News announced JFK's death Jfk50

Here is the moment CBS News announced JFK's death

Walter Cronkite was already an American icon on 22 November 1963, but these words etched him into history.

From TheJournal.ie Pics: JFK assassination remembered in Dublin and Wexford JFK This post contains images

Pics: JFK assassination remembered in Dublin and Wexford

In Dublin, the Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore laid a wreath at the US Embassy in Ballsbridge where the American flag was lowered to half mast.

From TheJournal.ie New documents show how the Irish Ambassador viewed America after Kennedy's death Jfk50

New documents show how the Irish Ambassador viewed America after Kennedy's death

Just nine days after JFK’s funeral, the Irish Ambassador to the US penned a report to Seán Lemass and the Government, outlining the differences between Kennedy and Lyndon B Johnson.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Some day we might have an Ireland that truly meets the aspirations of JFK Opinion

Column: Some day we might have an Ireland that truly meets the aspirations of JFK

Fifty years ago, JFK said Ireland had something to give to the world. That’s still true, writes Ben English.

The History Channel is livetweeting JFK’s fateful trip to Dallas today

Watch the events of 50 years ago unfold in real time via Twitter.

From TheJournal.ie My favourite speech: Micheál Martin Famous Words This post contains videos

My favourite speech: Micheál Martin

To coincide with the 50th anniversary of JFK’s death, Micheál Martin picks the former US president’s 1962 address to students at Rice University in Texas.

From TheJournal.ie The Kennedy Assassination: Timeline of the day Jfk50

The Kennedy Assassination: Timeline of the day

50 years ago today, the world was altered indelibly. Here’s how it unfolded.

# jfk - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Bill Clinton and Oprah Winfrey among those awarded US’s highest civilian honour You Get A Medal This post contains images

Bill Clinton and Oprah Winfrey among those awarded US’s highest civilian honour

The Presidential Medal of Freedom ceremony was lent added poignancy as the award was first minted by John F. Kennedy, who was assassinated 50 years ago this week.

# jfk - Friday 19 July, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Parnell and JFK: Parallels up for discussion Lost Leaders

Parnell and JFK: Parallels up for discussion

Parnell Summer School offering scholarships to third-level students to come to the August seminar.

# jfk - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie In photos: JFK visits Ireland in 1963 JFK This post contains images

In photos: JFK visits Ireland in 1963

Ahead of the 50th anniversary of John F Kennedy’s visit to Ireland, the Taoiseach described the relationship between Ireland and America as being one of “hope and history”.

# jfk - Sunday 23 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Exhibition brings Irish emigration stories to life Huddled Masses

Exhibition brings Irish emigration stories to life

Irish emigration to America is explored in a new exhibition in Dublin’s Little Museum.

# jfk - Saturday 22 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix... now with added Steve Jobs film Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Steve Jobs film

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

From TheJournal.ie Will you have a cup of tea Taoiseach? Caroline Kennedy reenacts famous tea scene JFK 50

Will you have a cup of tea Taoiseach? Caroline Kennedy reenacts famous tea scene

The only surviving daughter of US President John F Kennedy, Caroline, and his grandchildren are in New Ross today for the JFK 50 celebrations.

# jfk - Thursday 20 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Pics: Only ever flame taken from JFK’s grave lands in Ireland for JFK 50 JFK 50

Pics: Only ever flame taken from JFK’s grave lands in Ireland for JFK 50

The flame was given to the Irish Naval Service, who will transport it to New Ross aboard the Irish naval vessel LE ORLA.

# jfk - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

From The42 The Chronicle are really nailing their Joe Kinnear coverage JFK

The Chronicle are really nailing their Joe Kinnear coverage

It’s safe to say that Big Joe doesn’t have too many friends on Tyneside.

# jfk - Monday 17 June, 2013

From The42 ‘I’ve got Pardew’s blessing’ insists returning Joe Kinnear JFK

‘I’ve got Pardew’s blessing’ insists returning Joe Kinnear

The former Wimbledon boss says he’ll have final say on transfers

# jfk - Sunday 16 June, 2013

From The42 Joe Kinnear in shock Newcastle return, local media brace themselves JFK This post contains videos

Joe Kinnear in shock Newcastle return, local media brace themselves

Will we have more memorable, curse-filled press conferences from JFK?

# jfk - Saturday 15 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Marriage, flags and secret phones... what was left after JFK visited Ireland 50 Years This post contains images

Marriage, flags and secret phones... what was left after JFK visited Ireland

It is 50 years since JFK visited Ireland, and people are sharing their memories with the National Library.

# jfk - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Here’s what the JFK 50 stamps look like… An Post

Here’s what the JFK 50 stamps look like…

The two stamps feature pictures taken during the President’s historic four-day visit to Ireland in 1963.

# jfk - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

From TheJournal.ie We found the boy smiling up at JFK during his visit to Ireland in 1963 JFK Boy Found

We found the boy smiling up at JFK during his visit to Ireland in 1963

John Murphy from Co Wexford has been identified as the seven-year-old boy with no front teeth in the picture.

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