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From TheJournal.ie Trump gives thumbs-up to protester shouting 'Trump is treason' while throwing Russian flags at him Capitol Hill

Trump gives thumbs-up to protester shouting 'Trump is treason' while throwing Russian flags at him

Trump was at Congress to attend a weekly Republican luncheon and push his proposal for sweeping tax cuts.

From The42 Watch as an NFL game turns into a WWE wrestling match Flags This post contains videos

Watch as an NFL game turns into a WWE wrestling match

The Baltimore Ravens came up with a brilliant strategy to close out their game yesterday.

From The42 10 of the best Father Ted references spotted at the Euros Euros Flags

10 of the best Father Ted references spotted at the Euros

There they are now, all the lads.

10 of the best Father Ted references spotted at the Euros

There they are now, all the lads.

From The42 Davy Keogh says hello! A brief history of Irish flags on tour Flying High

Davy Keogh says hello! A brief history of Irish flags on tour

A few of our favourite flags from over the years.

12 Euros flags that prove Irish fans are the sharpest in the world

You can’t take us anywhere.

From TheJournal.ie 16 intriguing world flags and their hidden meanings Quite Interesting

16 intriguing world flags and their hidden meanings

Some of these have very interesting origins.

From TheJournal.ie New Zealand has chosen the flag that could be set to replace this one Time For A Change

New Zealand has chosen the flag that could be set to replace this one

Preliminary results were released last week.

10 times Irish fans went above and beyond with their flags

Nobody does it better.

From TheJournal.ie Could New Zealanders be ditching the Union Jack for this flag? It's on a list of 40 choices Up The Pole

Could New Zealanders be ditching the Union Jack for this flag? It's on a list of 40 choices

There are two referendums planned in the next seven months.

From TheJournal.ie Unionists condemn 'evil' Swastika flown near Loyalist bonfire Marching Season

Unionists condemn 'evil' Swastika flown near Loyalist bonfire

The incident came one day after graffiti threatening to “crucify” Catholics in Belfast.

From TheJournal.ie PHOTOS: The world's most divisive and controversial flags Fanning The Flames

PHOTOS: The world's most divisive and controversial flags

With the Confederate flag firestorm still burning in the US, here are some other pieces of cloth that have caused riots.

From TheJournal.ie Belly dancer jailed for six months - because her outfit looked like the Egyptian flag Flag Turner

Belly dancer jailed for six months - because her outfit looked like the Egyptian flag

The dancer, known as Safinaz, was fined E£15,000 (€1,800) but has been released on bail pending an appeal.

From TheJournal.ie Should flags have been flown at half-mast for King Abdullah? Tricolour

Should flags have been flown at half-mast for King Abdullah?

A review of when the national flag will be half-masted is taking place.

From TheJournal.ie Fiji is removing the Union Jack from its flag Hit The Road Jack

Fiji is removing the Union Jack from its flag

It wants a flag more representative of its nation.

From TheJournal.ie 'Broad agreement' reached in Stormont talks as politicians take selfies and listen to Serial Northern Ireland

'Broad agreement' reached in Stormont talks as politicians take selfies and listen to Serial

Talks on welfare reform, flags, parades and the past continued through the night.

From TheJournal.ie DUP and UUP fanned flames of violent flag riots but lost control Flegs

DUP and UUP fanned flames of violent flag riots but lost control

Research from Queen’s says the parties did more than anyone to heighten tensions.

From TheJournal.ie New Zealand will vote on getting rid of the Union flag Flag Pole Poll

New Zealand will vote on getting rid of the Union flag

The vote will take place in 2016.

From TheJournal.ie New talks on flags, parading and the past to start in the North today Hart To Hart

New talks on flags, parading and the past to start in the North today

Former US Senator Gary Hart will meet parties today.

PSNI called after Ryder Cup EU flag mistaken for 'terrorist' flag

The flag was put up in Rory McIlroy’s Co Down hometown to celebrate Europe’s win in the Ryder Cup.

From TheJournal.ie Peace process should not be put at risk over parades - Adams Northern Ireland

Peace process should not be put at risk over parades - Adams

The Sinn Féin leader was speaking in the wake of yesterday’s negotiation walk-out by Unionist parties.

From TheJournal.ie President Higgins: 'There are no easy solutions to the sensitive questions in Northern Ireland' Garden Party

President Higgins: 'There are no easy solutions to the sensitive questions in Northern Ireland'

He commended the members of the Oireachtas and the Northern Ireland Legislative Assembly for working together.

From TheJournal.ie Adams: This British government has not been positively engaged in peace process Peace

Adams: This British government has not been positively engaged in peace process

Party leaders in Northern Ireland have agreed to intensive talks next week but Sinn Féin said the Irish government needs to be positively engaged for it to work.

From TheJournal.ie PSNI clarifies whether it's clamping down on flags in Belfast Community

PSNI clarifies whether it's clamping down on flags in Belfast

The police moved to clarify their position on the flying of flags after reports that it would clamp down on flags in Ballynafeigh.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: In Northern Ireland, we are literally lurching from crisis to crisis Column

Opinion: In Northern Ireland, we are literally lurching from crisis to crisis

David McCann says now is the time for action from Dublin and London who should intervene and assist political leaders in Northern Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Richard Haass is coming to Dublin for Northern Ireland talks Peace Process

Richard Haass is coming to Dublin for Northern Ireland talks

Eamon Gilmore scheduled the meeting with Haass when he spoke with him on Monday.

From TheJournal.ie Tánaiste asks for no more comments on Gerry Adams case Northern Ireland

Tánaiste asks for no more comments on Gerry Adams case

Eamon Gilmore also called for a ‘renewed commitment’ to the peace process.

From TheJournal.ie Armed men seize Ukraine regional government buildings, hoist Russian flags Ukraine Crisis

Armed men seize Ukraine regional government buildings, hoist Russian flags

Up to 50 men with weapons marched into the buildings in the Crimea region overnight. Regional leaders have said they will “take measures”.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Removing sectarian murals for visitors? It's sweeping problems under the carpet Giro D'Italia

Column: Removing sectarian murals for visitors? It's sweeping problems under the carpet

Some are suggesting murals and flags should be removed along the Giro d’Italia route in Northern Ireland, but that’s just avoiding the real problem, writes Peter Osborne.

From TheJournal.ie What is the protocol for handling an Irish flag? Flying High

What is the protocol for handling an Irish flag?

It’s a symbol of who we are, but how should we handle it?

From TheJournal.ie Unionist MLA hit his wife, not police - report Northern Ireland

Unionist MLA hit his wife, not police - report

Michael Copeland’s wife was struck during a protest in August, but reports say that PSNI footage shows him delivering the blow accidentally.

From TheJournal.ie Peter Robinson slams Martin McGuinness as 'controller and dictator' over Haass talks Northern Ireland

Peter Robinson slams Martin McGuinness as 'controller and dictator' over Haass talks

Comments by Sinn Féin’s Martin McGuinness in relation to some of the unionist influence over the Haass talks have angered the leader of the DUP.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Failure of Haass talks highlights two serious problems in modern Northern Ireland Opinion

Column: Failure of Haass talks highlights two serious problems in modern Northern Ireland

The ‘silo mentality’ of Stomont doesn’t solve controversial issues or give the public confidence in politics – and it’s the reason Haass came up against a brick wall when he tried to forge common ground, writes David McCann.

From TheJournal.ie 'Today is the last day in Belfast. Hope leaders seize it' - Haass urges progress as deadline looms Deadline Day

'Today is the last day in Belfast. Hope leaders seize it' - Haass urges progress as deadline looms

The final day of negotiations began at 10am this morning.

From TheJournal.ie No all-party talks today as Haass sets agreement deadline of noon, Monday Northern Ireland

No all-party talks today as Haass sets agreement deadline of noon, Monday

A deal must be reached tomorrow, says the former US diplomat.

From TheJournal.ie Agreement in Haass talks 'is possible' - Adams Northern Ireland

Agreement in Haass talks 'is possible' - Adams

Richard Haass left Belfast on Tuesday, but says the effort involved in coming back this weekend is justified.

From TheJournal.ie 'Bed push' parade in Belfast must not pass Ardoyne area Parade

'Bed push' parade in Belfast must not pass Ardoyne area

The parade is part of a fundraising drive to send IRA victims to Libya where the government there said it will pass on information about former cooperation with the terrorist organisation.

From TheJournal.ie Surrey Police transcript shows Jimmy Savile denied abusing young girls Interview

Surrey Police transcript shows Jimmy Savile denied abusing young girls

Transcript of 2009 interview revelas that the BBC presenter brushed off and dismissed allegations made against him.

From TheJournal.ie Parades, protests and flags on the agenda as US diplomat arrives in Belfast Peace

Parades, protests and flags on the agenda as US diplomat arrives in Belfast

Richard Haass has been asked to chair an all-party panel that will make recommendations on how to deal with the most divisive issues by the end of the year.

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