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

Aug 13th 2013, 1:37 PM 3,460 Views 3 Comments

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

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

Aug 12th 2013, 7:15 PM 12,840 Views 82 Comments

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.

Lawyers for Aisling McCarthy Brady seek to have case struck out
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Lawyers for Aisling McCarthy Brady seek to have case struck out

Aug 8th 2013, 6:49 PM 15,816 Views 0 Comments

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.

James 'Whitey' Bulger doesn't want to testify in his own trial for murder
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James 'Whitey' Bulger doesn't want to testify in his own trial for murder

Aug 2nd 2013, 8:45 PM 7,894 Views 20 Comments

Final arguments in the trial of the alleged Boston mob boss are due next week following over a month of testimony, some of it extremely graphic.

'There is no opponent' - McGregor on Boston fight
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'There is no opponent' - McGregor on Boston fight

Jul 31st 2013, 6:00 PM 3,323 Views 2 Comments

The Dubliner meets Hawaiian Max Holloway on 17 August but is only thinking about his own performance.

This is what happens when Padraig goes to Starbucks
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This is what happens when Padraig goes to Starbucks

Jul 25th 2013, 1:45 PM 11,084 Views 4 Comments

P. A. D…. oh forget it.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jul 21st 2013, 10:00 AM 9,473 Views 5 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

The 9 at 9: Friday
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The 9 at 9: Friday

Jul 19th 2013, 8:45 AM 7,662 Views 0 Comments

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

Police officer leaks images to 'show real Boston bomber'
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Police officer leaks images to 'show real Boston bomber'

Jul 19th 2013, 8:43 AM 18,101 Views 63 Comments

The photos show the teenager emerge from his hiding place, bloodied and with a sniper’s target on his forehead.

Witness in James 'Whitey' Bulger trial found dead
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Witness in James 'Whitey' Bulger trial found dead

Jul 18th 2013, 8:37 PM 18,422 Views 30 Comments

James ‘Whitey’ Bulger, an 83-year-old Irish-American is said to have inspired Jack Nicholson’s character in the film ‘The Departed’.

Rolling Stone defends putting Boston bomb suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on cover
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Rolling Stone defends putting Boston bomb suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on cover

Jul 17th 2013, 9:52 PM 29,263 Views 128 Comments

The cover has been criticised online for ‘making a celebrity’ out of the bombing suspect.

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
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Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Jul 11th 2013, 9:00 PM 11,437 Views 0 Comments

Everyone’s talking about abortion (again), Tom Barry’s lap and a runaway train in Canada.

DNA could link self-confessed Boston Strangler to rape and murder
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DNA could link self-confessed Boston Strangler to rape and murder

Jul 11th 2013, 6:24 PM 8,287 Views 10 Comments

Albert DeSalvo’s remains will now be exhumed, after DNA from Mary Sullivan’s murder scene produced a “familial match” with him.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
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The 9 at 9: Thursday

Jul 11th 2013, 8:56 AM 7,356 Views 4 Comments

Good morning! Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

McGregor faces new opponent as Ogle withdraws through injury
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McGregor faces new opponent as Ogle withdraws through injury

Jul 11th 2013, 1:20 AM 2,200 Views 3 Comments

The Dubliner will now take on Hawaiian Max Holloway in Boston on August 17.

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday
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Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Jul 10th 2013, 9:43 PM 14,422 Views 6 Comments

Everyone’s talking about abortion, murder in Castlebar and Latvia joining the euro.

Boston bomb suspect Tsarnaev pleads not guilty
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Boston bomb suspect Tsarnaev pleads not guilty

Jul 10th 2013, 9:13 PM 7,020 Views 0 Comments

19-year-old Tsarnaev, making his first court appearance, arrived earlier under heavy guard.

Boston bomber arrives in court under heavy guard
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Boston bomber arrives in court under heavy guard

Jul 10th 2013, 6:18 PM 5,947 Views 68 Comments

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is in court for the first time since the April bombing that killed three people and wounded more than 260.

'Whitey' Bulger's former protégé offers grisly testimony at mobster's trial
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'Whitey' Bulger's former protégé offers grisly testimony at mobster's trial

Jul 9th 2013, 7:51 PM 11,150 Views 19 Comments

Kevin Weeks – who rose through the ranks of Bulger’s organisation – has detailed three killings he says the crime boss carried out personally in the 1980s.

John Kerry's wife Teresa Heinz Kerry in critical but stable condition in hospital
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John Kerry's wife Teresa Heinz Kerry in critical but stable condition in hospital

Jul 8th 2013, 10:42 AM 12,261 Views 6 Comments

Teresa Heinz Kerry was hospitalised on Sunday for an unknown illness.

Boston bombing suspect indicted on 30 counts, faces death penalty or life in prison
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Boston bombing suspect indicted on 30 counts, faces death penalty or life in prison

Jun 27th 2013, 8:29 PM 5,397 Views 3 Comments

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been indicuted on 30 counts, including the use of a weapon of mass destruction.

Column: Will history repeat itself for Obama in the Massachusetts special election?
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Column: Will history repeat itself for Obama in the Massachusetts special election?

Jun 24th 2013, 7:30 PM 36 Views 6 Comments

A Republican candidate’s surprise take of the senate seat left vacant by Ted Kennedy’s death in 2010 shook Obama’s administration – now, with the same seat up for grabs, Sam McNally wonders if the president has anything to fear this time around.

Irish-American James 'Whitey' Bulger 'did all the dirty work himself'
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Irish-American James 'Whitey' Bulger 'did all the dirty work himself'

Jun 13th 2013, 8:42 AM 11,824 Views 23 Comments

A court has heard opening arguments in the trial of the alleged Boston mob kingpin who is charged with 19 murders and numerous other offences

Trial begins of infamous mobster (and FBI informant) 'Whitey' Bulger
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Trial begins of infamous mobster (and FBI informant) 'Whitey' Bulger

Jun 12th 2013, 4:07 PM 7,815 Views 9 Comments

The 83-year-old faces 19 murder charges, as well as federal rackeeteering charges, over a decades-long career.

Emigrant centre warned: Prioritise Irish interests or lose your state funding
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Emigrant centre warned: Prioritise Irish interests or lose your state funding

May 31st 2013, 10:04 PM 22,249 Views 67 Comments

Eamon Gilmore says the Irish International Immigration Center, which had an Irish J-1 student deported, has apologised.

Calls for inquiry after Irish immigrant centre gets J-1 student sent home
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Calls for inquiry after Irish immigrant centre gets J-1 student sent home

May 24th 2013, 9:43 PM 39,381 Views 112 Comments

The Irish International Immigrant Centre in Boston reported an intern to US authorities after she got work in a bar.

Enda Kenny to receive honorary doctorate from Boston College today
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Enda Kenny to receive honorary doctorate from Boston College today

May 20th 2013, 6:30 AM 5,212 Views 48 Comments

On the third day of a trip to Boston, the Taoiseach will also attend a trade breakfast promoting Ireland as an investment location.

The Evening Fix… now with the best way to wake up a hangover victim
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The Evening Fix… now with the best way to wake up a hangover victim

May 19th 2013, 6:59 PM 13,394 Views 1 Comment

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

The 9 at 9: Sunday
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The 9 at 9: Sunday

May 19th 2013, 8:55 AM 12,067 Views 12 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things to know before you start your Sunday.

Taoiseach to lay wreath at bombing memorial during Boston trip
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Taoiseach to lay wreath at bombing memorial during Boston trip

May 18th 2013, 4:39 PM 3,857 Views 54 Comments

Kenny will also be presented with an honorary doctorate from Boston College while on his US trip.

Boston suspect wrote note before he was captured - report
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Boston suspect wrote note before he was captured - report

May 16th 2013, 6:16 PM 16,477 Views 57 Comments

The note reportedly refers to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing as ‘collateral damage’ for US action in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Boston police chief: We never got the warning about the Tsarnaevs
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Boston police chief: We never got the warning about the Tsarnaevs

May 9th 2013, 10:19 PM 12,859 Views 37 Comments

Russian authorities had alerted the FBI in 2011 about a possible threat from Tamerlan Tsarnaev – but Boston police were never told.

'If he wants his ass whooped, no problem' - McGregor responds to challenge
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'If he wants his ass whooped, no problem' - McGregor responds to challenge

May 7th 2013, 2:42 PM 4,689 Views 2 Comments

Akira Corassani has invited the Irish UFC fighter to a match in Boston later this year.

The 9 at 9: Friday
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The 9 at 9: Friday

May 3rd 2013, 8:40 AM 9,864 Views 8 Comments

Good morning! Here are the nine things you need to know as you kick off your Friday morning.

Family claims body of dead Boston Marathon bombing suspect
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Family claims body of dead Boston Marathon bombing suspect

May 3rd 2013, 8:27 AM 9,660 Views 5 Comments

A funeral home retained by the Tsarnaev family has collected the remains of 26-year-old Tamerlan Tsarnaev.

Three charged with Boston bombing cover-up
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Three charged with Boston bombing cover-up

May 2nd 2013, 8:00 AM 11,660 Views 121 Comments

The three teenagers – two Kazakhs and an American – appear to have been hastily trying to keep him out of trouble rather than taking part in an organised conspiracy.

PICTURES: Daughter meets the woman who received her mum's face
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PICTURES: Daughter meets the woman who received her mum's face

May 1st 2013, 8:51 PM 35,804 Views 28 Comments

Months after the procedure, Carmen Tarleton revealed the results of her face transplant.

The Evening Fix… now with added world's smallest movie
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The Evening Fix… now with added world's smallest movie

May 1st 2013, 7:50 PM 6,636 Views 1 Comment

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

EBay monitoring listings of Boston Marathon medals
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EBay monitoring listings of Boston Marathon medals

May 1st 2013, 7:05 PM 14,259 Views 7 Comments

The auction site says they’re determined to make sure no-one makes a profit from the bombings.

Three more arrested in Boston Marathon investigation
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Three more arrested in Boston Marathon investigation

May 1st 2013, 4:49 PM 13,839 Views 46 Comments

The Boston Police Department assured the public there was no threat or risk to its safety.