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No joint press conference and no breaking of bread: Biden and Putin meet at Geneva summit
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No joint press conference and no breaking of bread: Biden and Putin meet at Geneva summit

Updated Jun 16th 2021, 2:00 PM 16,530 Views 31 Comments

Up to five hours of talks are planned, starting at around midday Irish time, with no break for meals.

US to buy 500 million Pfizer vaccines to share with lower income countries
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US to buy 500 million Pfizer vaccines to share with lower income countries

Jun 9th 2021, 10:30 PM 12,830 Views 20 Comments

The US has faced mounting pressure to outline its global vaccine sharing plan.

Biden orders intelligence agencies to investigate origins of Covid-19
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Biden orders intelligence agencies to investigate origins of Covid-19

Updated May 26th 2021, 10:50 PM 28,691 Views 40 Comments

Biden has asked agencies to report whether the virus was from an animal source or a lab accident.

US President Biden recognises atrocities against Armenians as genocide
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US President Biden recognises atrocities against Armenians as genocide

Apr 24th 2021, 5:53 PM 17,436 Views 21 Comments

American leaders have avoided using the term ‘genocide’ over the events from 1915-1923 amid concerns that it will alienate Turkey.

Joe Biden to lift Donald Trump’s cap on refugees amid criticism
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Joe Biden to lift Donald Trump’s cap on refugees amid criticism

Apr 17th 2021, 10:19 AM 16,453 Views 16 Comments

The latest move gets rid of Trump’s restrictions on resettlements from Somalia, Syria and Yemen to the US.

Joe Biden's dog Major to get private training after two biting incidents
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Joe Biden's dog Major to get private training after two biting incidents

Apr 12th 2021, 3:48 PM 25,546 Views 34 Comments

Last month, the White House confirmed that Major had nipped someone during a walk.

All adults in US will be eligible for Covid vaccine by 19 April, Biden announces
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All adults in US will be eligible for Covid vaccine by 19 April, Biden announces

Apr 7th 2021, 7:19 AM 13,427 Views 19 Comments

That is about two weeks earlier than Biden’s previously announced 1 May deadline.

Judge who Obama wanted to appoint to Supreme Court confirmed as Biden's Attorney General
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Judge who Obama wanted to appoint to Supreme Court confirmed as Biden's Attorney General

Mar 10th 2021, 8:28 PM 11,864 Views 6 Comments

The Senate voted 70 to 30 to confirm the appeals court judge to the top Justice Department post.

Two more Biden cabinet nominees confirmed, but another pick faces mounting opposition
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Two more Biden cabinet nominees confirmed, but another pick faces mounting opposition

Feb 23rd 2021, 10:41 PM 26,810 Views 13 Comments

While Biden’s key nominees like secretary of state and and defence have been confirmed, his cabinet remains less than half full.

Biden to join virtual G7 event with global leaders on Covid-19 efforts
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Biden to join virtual G7 event with global leaders on Covid-19 efforts

Feb 15th 2021, 8:02 AM 8,156 Views 7 Comments

The US President will address the G7 meeting on the pandemic and vaccination distribution.

Cake and champagne as Biden's Irish ancestral homes celebrate inauguration
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Cake and champagne as Biden's Irish ancestral homes celebrate inauguration

Jan 20th 2021, 7:27 PM 21,451 Views 19 Comments

The president’s heritage traces back to Ballina in Co Mayo and the Cooley Peninsula in Co Louth.

'A moment of hope': Leaders from Ireland and around the world congratulate Biden
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'A moment of hope': Leaders from Ireland and around the world congratulate Biden

Jan 20th 2021, 6:17 PM 12,363 Views 34 Comments

Joe Biden was sworn in at the inauguration in Washington DC this afternoon.

National Guard troops being vetted amid fears of insider attack at Joe Biden inauguration
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National Guard troops being vetted amid fears of insider attack at Joe Biden inauguration

Jan 18th 2021, 2:03 PM 15,016 Views 52 Comments

About 25,000 members of the National Guard are streaming into Washington from across the country.

Security services will be ready for Biden’s inauguration, says Secret Service agent in charge of the event
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Security services will be ready for Biden’s inauguration, says Secret Service agent in charge of the event

Jan 12th 2021, 7:05 AM 9,519 Views 8 Comments

The inauguration will be held in the same spot at the US Capitol where the pro-Trump mob descended last Wednesday.

Descent into chaos: 38 photos that tell the story of last night's violence and destruction in Washington
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Descent into chaos: 38 photos that tell the story of last night's violence and destruction in Washington

Jan 7th 2021, 1:34 PM 60,686 Views 56 Comments

Here’s how the day unfolded.

Biden criticises Trump administration over pace of Covid-19 vaccine rollout
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Biden criticises Trump administration over pace of Covid-19 vaccine rollout

Dec 30th 2020, 9:27 AM 13,826 Views 3 Comments

Biden said ‘it’s going to take years, not months, to vaccinate the American people’ at the current pace.

Joe Biden expected to nominate John Kerry for leading climate change role
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Joe Biden expected to nominate John Kerry for leading climate change role

Nov 23rd 2020, 6:45 PM 22,595 Views 29 Comments

The expected nomination of the former secretary of state is the latest of Mr Biden’s key picks for national security and foreign policy roles.

Larry Donnelly: Joe Biden won, but Democrats don’t get it
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Larry Donnelly: Joe Biden won, but Democrats don’t get it

Nov 22nd 2020, 7:30 AM 59,951 Views 65 Comments

Larry Donnelly says while defeating Trump is a welcome victory, Democrats are in danger of storing up problems for the future by isolating the centre-ground.

Trump appears to acknowledge Biden victory for first time with ‘he won’ tweet
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Trump appears to acknowledge Biden victory for first time with ‘he won’ tweet

Nov 15th 2020, 4:58 PM 69,895 Views 75 Comments

The president’s message came as he repeated several baseless claims about the presidential vote.

Malcolm Byrne: I worry we are entering a Trumpian era of divided politics in Ireland
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Malcolm Byrne: I worry we are entering a Trumpian era of divided politics in Ireland

Nov 13th 2020, 7:00 AM 15,941 Views 64 Comments

The Fianna Fáil senator says recent events have convinced him that political discourse has changed and that a place for considered compromise must now be found in Irish politics.

'Wearing a mask is not a political statement': Joe Biden's new Covid-19 task force meets
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'Wearing a mask is not a political statement': Joe Biden's new Covid-19 task force meets

Updated Nov 9th 2020, 5:50 PM 80,445 Views 23 Comments

The US still has the highest coronavirus cases numbers in the world.

Biden urges Americans to 'stay calm' and says he has 'no doubt' he will be declared winner
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Biden urges Americans to 'stay calm' and says he has 'no doubt' he will be declared winner

Nov 5th 2020, 9:47 PM 23,803 Views 43 Comments

Trump, meanwhile, has not been seen in public since election night.

Opinion: I once ran as a candidate in a US election - I'm from Cork
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Opinion: I once ran as a candidate in a US election - I'm from Cork

Nov 3rd 2020, 9:00 PM 22,652 Views 8 Comments

Corkman Greg Delanty, a poet, found himself running as a candidate in the US election in 2004. It was a learning experience.

What's the difference between a Trump and Biden presidency for Ireland?
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What's the difference between a Trump and Biden presidency for Ireland?

Oct 31st 2020, 9:00 PM 47,391 Views 65 Comments

Corporate tax rates, luring US pharma companies back, and regulating the tech firms – what’s in it for Ireland?

Biden insists he'll tackle virus as Trump pushes 'super-recovery'
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Biden insists he'll tackle virus as Trump pushes 'super-recovery'

Oct 27th 2020, 10:47 PM 24,985 Views 55 Comments

Both hopefuls are in the last days of electioneering.

Larry Donnelly: Biden did just fine, so he won the debate
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Larry Donnelly: Biden did just fine, so he won the debate

Oct 23rd 2020, 1:00 PM 42,754 Views 86 Comments

In a much calmer debate than we’ve seen, Trump may have taken the night on points, but all Biden had to do was not mess up, and he was in the clear.

Larry Donnelly: As we near the final phase, it seems Trump needs a miracle
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Larry Donnelly: As we near the final phase, it seems Trump needs a miracle

Oct 18th 2020, 7:30 AM 92,977 Views 90 Comments

Larry Donnelly looks at the numbers, the fact that Joe Biden is not Hillary Clinton and concludes that Donald Trump faces an uphill battle to return to the White House.

The second Trump-Biden debate has been cancelled
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The second Trump-Biden debate has been cancelled

Oct 10th 2020, 8:19 AM 57,566 Views 99 Comments

A bullish Donald Trump is returning to campaigning but his rival Joe Biden has labelled his behaviour “reckless”.

Larry Donnelly: The country of my birth is broken. Can it be fixed?
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Larry Donnelly: The country of my birth is broken. Can it be fixed?

Sep 20th 2020, 7:30 AM 40,211 Views 37 Comments

Larry Donnelly says based on recent events in his home country, it’s hard to argue that America is still the ‘land of opportunity’.

Larry Donnelly: It's now 'Game On' in the Biden vs Trump race
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Larry Donnelly: It's now 'Game On' in the Biden vs Trump race

Sep 6th 2020, 7:30 AM 33,831 Views 78 Comments

Larry Donnelly says we are in a crucial phase of the US election cycle and if the Democrats don’t tackle Trump’s fear-based message, they could be in trouble.

Larry Donnelly: American politics is in a bad state and the TV networks aren't helping
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Larry Donnelly: American politics is in a bad state and the TV networks aren't helping

Aug 9th 2020, 7:30 AM 42,382 Views 54 Comments

Donnelly dismays at the polarised and simplistic discussion of politics in the US from all media sources, not just Fox News.

Jeff Jarvis: 'As an old, white American man, I must confess it's people like me who got us here'
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Jeff Jarvis: 'As an old, white American man, I must confess it's people like me who got us here'

Jun 7th 2020, 7:30 AM 32,940 Views 99 Comments

Noted US journalist Jeff Jarvis says white America must learn to share its power and morally confront its racial legacies.

'It's a great day for him': Trump suggests George Floyd would be happy about the US employment rate
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'It's a great day for him': Trump suggests George Floyd would be happy about the US employment rate

Jun 5th 2020, 7:50 PM 83,221 Views 123 Comments

Trump said the improving economy was the best thing to help improve race relations.

Joe Biden was walking around Dublin yesterday looking exactly as cool as you'd expect
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# Joe Joe Joe

Joe Biden was walking around Dublin yesterday looking exactly as cool as you'd expect

Sep 15th 2017, 9:49 AM 8,480 Views 1 Comment

Another meme please, Joe.

Joe Biden's daughter has revealed her dad's favourite ever Obama/Biden meme
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# I Said 8 Years

Joe Biden's daughter has revealed her dad's favourite ever Obama/Biden meme

Mar 14th 2017, 11:33 AM 11,463 Views 1 Comment

We’re just glad he’s seen them.

Obama and Joe Biden memes are taking over the internet to cheer us all up
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Obama and Joe Biden memes are taking over the internet to cheer us all up

Nov 12th 2016, 10:08 AM 84,114 Views 2 Comments

The two best pals.

Pics: This is how Joe Biden arrived in Mayo today
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Pics: This is how Joe Biden arrived in Mayo today

Jun 22nd 2016, 4:00 PM 47,668 Views 84 Comments

The VP has landed in his ancestral home county.

Joe Biden's visit will close roads in Dublin
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Joe Biden's visit will close roads in Dublin

Jun 21st 2016, 7:20 AM 23,047 Views 25 Comments

Biden touches down today.

US Vice President Joe Biden is coming to Ireland next month
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US Vice President Joe Biden is coming to Ireland next month

May 18th 2016, 8:16 AM 9,816 Views 33 Comments

Here he will trace his ancestral roots.

Joe Biden told a St Patrick's Day event, "If you're wearing orange, you're not welcome here"
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Joe Biden told a St Patrick's Day event, "If you're wearing orange, you're not welcome here"

Mar 18th 2015, 8:15 AM 29,377 Views 86 Comments

And the DUP are not pleased.

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