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From TheJournal.ie Column: One year on, we remember the lives lost and forever altered by the Boston bombings Boston Strong

Column: One year on, we remember the lives lost and forever altered by the Boston bombings

It is unfortunate that, sometimes, it takes a tragedy of this magnitude to vitiate differences and to remind us of our common humanity, writes Larry Donnelly.

From TheJournal.ie Pics: Before and after - Boston since the marathon bombings Then And Now

Pics: Before and after - Boston since the marathon bombings

A look at Boston on the day of the bombings, and today.

From TheJournal.ie Couple seriously injured in Boston Marathon bombing wed, make beautiful video Boston Bombing

Couple seriously injured in Boston Marathon bombing wed, make beautiful video

Tissues. Grab all of the tissues.

From TheJournal.ie 11 pictures of Enda Kenny having a great time in America Totally Awesome This post contains images

11 pictures of Enda Kenny having a great time in America

Being Taoiseach is a grand gig sometimes…

From TheJournal.ie Almost 300 people cautioned for public drinking at Boston Patrick's Day parade Excess

Almost 300 people cautioned for public drinking at Boston Patrick's Day parade

Five people were arrested at the parade, including three for public drinking.

From TheJournal.ie “I’m disappointed”: Boston Mayor confirms parade pull-out, as talks with organisers fail LGBT Rights

“I’m disappointed”: Boston Mayor confirms parade pull-out, as talks with organisers fail

Activists have welcomed his decision, saying “no other group is asked to march without a banner and their standard – not the police, firefighters, or the Irish”.

From TheJournal.ie Column: In Irish America, there’s far more to the celebration of St Patrick’s Day than parades St Patrick's Day

Column: In Irish America, there’s far more to the celebration of St Patrick’s Day than parades

Boston native Larry Donnelly takes a look at the most prominent elements of 2014’s weekend-long celebrations in America’s most Irish city, and how they compare with what’s happening here.

From TheJournal.ie Riot squad arrest 73 at pre-St Patrick's Day 'Blarney Blowout' at US college Drunken Mayhem

Riot squad arrest 73 at pre-St Patrick's Day 'Blarney Blowout' at US college

One resident near the University of Massachusetts said the scenes were like “a revolution”.

From TheJournal.ie "I was desperate": Cork woman jailed for sneaking across Mexican border True Stories

"I was desperate": Cork woman jailed for sneaking across Mexican border

Delia O’Callaghan spent a month in prison after trying to enter the US illegally after 15 years of living in Boston. Now she’s written a book about her experiences.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.

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

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about storm damage, the Garda Ombudsman and the law on euthanasia in Belgium.

From TheJournal.ie Aer Lingus welcomes back Boeing as Shannon to Boston route launches Hello Stranger

Aer Lingus welcomes back Boeing as Shannon to Boston route launches

The company will now fly daily to Beantown from County Clare.

From TheJournal.ie Prosecutors seek death penalty for Boston marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Prosecutors seek death penalty for Boston marathon bombing suspect

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (20) has pleaded not guilty.

Man gets 'pervy' in Dublin gallery to celebrate #MuseumSelfie day

Yo, Mona Lisa, get in for a pic!

From TheJournal.ie Good night's sleep may reduce prostate cancer risk Prostate Cancer

Good night's sleep may reduce prostate cancer risk

Get to bed early tonight, lads.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Boston and NYC – a tale of two new mayors Opinion

Column: Boston and NYC – a tale of two new mayors

Both New York and Boston have elected new mayors to replace long-term incumbents. Larry Donnelly takes a look at what we should expect to see from Bill de Blasio and Martin Walsh.

From TheJournal.ie Son of Connemara emigrants Martin Walsh sworn in as mayor of Boston Mayor Walsh

Son of Connemara emigrants Martin Walsh sworn in as mayor of Boston

Walsh, who overcame childhood cancer and struggled with alcoholism as a young adult, defeated 11 other contenders.

From The42 Ever hear the story of the Irish wrestling champion who couldn't wrestle? Good Yarn

Ever hear the story of the Irish wrestling champion who couldn't wrestle?

The Masked Man tells us the tale of Danno O’Mahoney.

From The42 Galway All-Ireland U21 football winner strikes brilliant goal in Boston Pick It Out

Galway All-Ireland U21 football winner strikes brilliant goal in Boston

Cathal Mulryan hit an absolute cracker while in action for Connemara Gaels.

From TheJournal.ie Meet the boy whose friends will restore your faith in humanity Who's Chopping Onions

Meet the boy whose friends will restore your faith in humanity

Danny, champion of the world.

From TheJournal.ie Irish nanny charged with murder in Massachusetts to appear in court Aisling Brady McCarthy

Irish nanny charged with murder in Massachusetts to appear in court

Aisling Brady McCarthy, originally from Cavan, has denied all charges against her.

From TheJournal.ie 'Whitey' Bulger receives life sentence for murder, extortion, and money-laundering Boston

'Whitey' Bulger receives life sentence for murder, extortion, and money-laundering

The 84-year-old rejected the charges until the end, calling the trial a “sham”.

From TheJournal.ie Frontierland: Early photos of major US cities Wild West

Frontierland: Early photos of major US cities

Some already hold the shape of the cities they would become – some are a little grittier.

From TheJournal.ie Irish nanny trial 'tentatively scheduled' for next year Boston

Irish nanny trial 'tentatively scheduled' for next year

Aisling McCarthy Brady maintains she is not guilty of charges relating to a young baby’s death.

Lads caught on CCTV... fixing a bike rack at 3am

The late-night revellers were seen doing an unexpected good deed for a Lincolnshire town.

From TheJournal.ie Cavan nanny's lawyer says evidence is tainted and wants case dropped Aisling Brady McCarthy

Cavan nanny's lawyer says evidence is tainted and wants case dropped

Aisling Brady McCarthy’s lawyer said prosecutors “knowingly presented false and deceptive evidence to the grand jury”.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

From TheJournal.ie New images of the bloodied Boston Marathon bombing suspect's capture Tamerlan Tsarnaev This post contains images

New images of the bloodied Boston Marathon bombing suspect's capture

A Boston police officer released the photos as he was angry about a Rolling Stone magazine cover he felt glamorised the suspect.

From TheJournal.ie Could anonymous comments be phased off the Internet? Verified This post contains a poll

Could anonymous comments be phased off the Internet?

The Huffington Post is planning to ban anonymous commenters.

From TheJournal.ie Boston bombing suspect had multiple gunshot wounds and fractured skull Boston Marathon Bombing

Boston bombing suspect had multiple gunshot wounds and fractured skull

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev had been shot in the face and also had a fractured skull a doctor found after he gave himself up to police following a stand-off in a Boston suburb in April.

From TheJournal.ie Irish man found beaten and unconscious on Boston street Boston

Irish man found beaten and unconscious on Boston street

The man is now in hospital where his condition is described as serious.

From The42 A-Rod targeted by Red Sox pitcher, but takes revenge with game-turning home run Welcome To Fenway This post contains videos

A-Rod targeted by Red Sox pitcher, but takes revenge with game-turning home run

And the Yankees and Red Sox normally get along so well.

From The42 McGregor dominates in Boston to record another UFC victory The Notorious This post contains videos

McGregor dominates in Boston to record another UFC victory

The Irish MMA fighter overcame Max Holloway by unanimous decision on his US debut.

From The42 As it happened: Conor McGregor's second UFC fight against Max Holloway Irish MMA
From The42 Meet Joseph Duffy: The last man to beat Conor McGregor Combat Sports This post contains videos

Meet Joseph Duffy: The last man to beat Conor McGregor

The former MMA fighter has sinced turned his hand to professional boxing.

From TheJournal.ie Column: I saw the pain and terror 'Whitey' Bulger created – he was no Robin Hood Opinion

Column: I saw the pain and terror 'Whitey' Bulger created – he was no Robin Hood

Growing up just a few miles down the road from the Boston neighbourhood where gangster James ‘Whitey’ Bulger reigned, I saw through the lies that he protected residents from drugs and violence, writes Larry Donnelly.

From The42 'The Conor who fought in April would lose to Conor now' - John Kavanagh Irish MMA

'The Conor who fought in April would lose to Conor now' - John Kavanagh

The Irish UFC fighter’s coach believes the Dubliner has improved immensely since his UFC debut.

From The42 McGregor will have Ireland's first UFC fighter in his corner for Boston bout MMA

McGregor will have Ireland's first UFC fighter in his corner for Boston bout

Old friend Tom Egan has agreed to walk out with ‘The Notorious’ on Saturday night.

From TheJournal.ie "Justice has been served" - Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger found guilty of 11 murders Verdict

"Justice has been served" - Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger found guilty of 11 murders

The 83-year-old refused to take the stand in his own defence in what was one of the most dramatic criminal underworld trials in the US in recent years.

From TheJournal.ie Lawyers for Aisling McCarthy Brady seek to have case struck out Boston

Lawyers for Aisling McCarthy Brady seek to have case struck out

The Irish woman, who has been living in the US illegally for a number of years, is accused of violently injuring one-year-old Rehma Sabir and causing her death.