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Ukraine’s Volodymyr Zelenskyy gets John F Kennedy award for defending democracy
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Ukraine’s Volodymyr Zelenskyy gets John F Kennedy award for defending democracy

Apr 21st 2022, 9:25 PM 15,684 Views 34 Comments

The award is named after Kennedy’s 1957 Pulitzer Prize-winning book Profiles In Courage.

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Biden delays release of long-classified JFK assassination files
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Biden delays release of long-classified JFK assassination files

Oct 23rd 2021, 12:01 PM 32,973 Views 31 Comments

He said the remaining files “shall be withheld from full public disclosure” until 15 December next year.

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Body found in search for JFK's grand-niece who disappeared during canoe trip with her young son
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Body found in search for JFK's grand-niece who disappeared during canoe trip with her young son

Apr 7th 2020, 8:52 AM 42,824 Views 14 Comments

Maeve Kennedy McKean’s son Gideon (8) is still missing.

Larry Donnelly: Kennedy vs Markey could be the last throw of the dice for the Irish American dynasty
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Larry Donnelly: Kennedy vs Markey could be the last throw of the dice for the Irish American dynasty

Mar 28th 2020, 1:00 PM 37,904 Views 18 Comments

The Kennedy vs Markey battle is the distraction from Covid-19 we all need, says Larry Donnelly.

An 8-year-old girl wrote to JFK in 1961 worried Russia would bomb the North Pole. Here's what he wrote back
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An 8-year-old girl wrote to JFK in 1961 worried Russia would bomb the North Pole. Here's what he wrote back

Dec 25th 2019, 2:32 PM 38,330 Views 15 Comments

“You must not worry about Santa Claus,” President Kennedy told the young girl on 28 October 1961.

Hillary Clinton posts parody JFK letter mocking Trump's message to Turkey
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Hillary Clinton posts parody JFK letter mocking Trump's message to Turkey

Oct 21st 2019, 7:25 AM 37,581 Views 56 Comments

“Don’t be a d**k, ok? Get your missiles out of Cuba,” starts the letter pretending to be from president Kennedy.

Airline says sorry for forgetting two corpses in New York
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Airline says sorry for forgetting two corpses in New York

Nov 4th 2017, 8:15 AM 29,935 Views 13 Comments

Pakistan International Airlines apologised for the error, saying it was “caused due to negligence”.

US release trove of secret files on JFK assassination - but 300 are delayed on national security grounds
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US release trove of secret files on JFK assassination - but 300 are delayed on national security grounds

Oct 27th 2017, 7:13 PM 24,943 Views 56 Comments

Kennedy scholars have said the documents were unlikely to contain any bombshell revelations.

Donald Trump says he'll release all of the secret JFK assassination files
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Donald Trump says he'll release all of the secret JFK assassination files

Oct 21st 2017, 4:42 PM 36,766 Views 67 Comments

Reports in the US had indicated that certain files were set to be held back when the entire trove is opened to the public this coming Thursday.

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

Sep 13th 2017, 8:00 AM 14,431 Views 7 Comments

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

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

Sep 9th 2017, 2:00 PM 15,938 Views 100 Comments

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

Refugees detained at airports after Trump bans them from entering US
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Refugees detained at airports after Trump bans them from entering US

Jan 28th 2017, 2:55 PM 59,458 Views 299 Comments

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

Man dies after emergency landing at Shannon Airport
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Man dies after emergency landing at Shannon Airport

Jan 2nd 2017, 5:16 PM 50,648 Views 8 Comments

The man was reportedly travelling under medical supervision.

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

Sep 15th 2016, 6:35 PM 11,339 Views 19 Comments

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.

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

May 3rd 2016, 3:30 PM 24,189 Views 55 Comments

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

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

Mar 12th 2016, 3:25 PM 30,931 Views 10 Comments

The fire was successfully extinguished.

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

Feb 15th 2016, 7:31 AM 32,090 Views 36 Comments

Police are investigating the incident.

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

Jan 24th 2016, 1:35 PM 20,806 Views 10 Comments

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

Aer Lingus plane makes emergency landing at JFK
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Aer Lingus plane makes emergency landing at JFK

Sep 29th 2015, 7:29 AM 21,939 Views 38 Comments

No one was injured.

Plane escorted by jets after 'anonymous chemical weapon threat'
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Plane escorted by jets after 'anonymous chemical weapon threat'

May 25th 2015, 5:56 PM 27,561 Views 25 Comments

The flight landed at JFK without incident.

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

Dec 26th 2014, 4:39 PM 24,132 Views 43 Comments

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

JFK airport reveals all the crazy things confiscated from carry-on bags
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JFK airport reveals all the crazy things confiscated from carry-on bags

Nov 19th 2014, 12:12 PM 5,390 Views 2 Comments

Did you pack this yourself?

JFK airport has started screening passengers for Ebola
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JFK airport has started screening passengers for Ebola

Oct 12th 2014, 7:23 AM 7,568 Views 8 Comments

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

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

May 21st 2014, 7:55 PM 12,002 Views 13 Comments

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

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

Apr 7th 2014, 7:15 AM 9,241 Views 7 Comments

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

Pardew sad to see Kinnear leave Newcastle
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Pardew sad to see Kinnear leave Newcastle

Feb 6th 2014, 4:58 PM 3,053 Views 4 Comments

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

Joe Kinnear resigns as Newcastle director of football
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Joe Kinnear resigns as Newcastle director of football

Feb 3rd 2014, 11:30 PM 5,848 Views 9 Comments

The 67-year old left the club this evening.

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

Dec 1st 2013, 12:00 PM 75 Views 39 Comments

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.

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday
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Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Nov 22nd 2013, 9:30 PM 7,216 Views 3 Comments

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

Here is the moment CBS News announced JFK's death
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Here is the moment CBS News announced JFK's death

Nov 22nd 2013, 7:38 PM 12,506 Views 36 Comments

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

Pics: JFK assassination remembered in Dublin and Wexford
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Pics: JFK assassination remembered in Dublin and Wexford

Nov 22nd 2013, 5:54 PM 7,917 Views 20 Comments

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

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

Nov 22nd 2013, 2:20 PM 10,920 Views 6 Comments

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.

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

Nov 22nd 2013, 1:00 PM 313 Views 36 Comments

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

Nov 22nd 2013, 12:38 PM 9,144 Views 13 Comments

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

My favourite speech: Micheál Martin
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My favourite speech: Micheál Martin

Nov 22nd 2013, 9:29 AM 10,743 Views 44 Comments

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.

The Kennedy Assassination: Timeline of the day
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The Kennedy Assassination: Timeline of the day

Nov 22nd 2013, 7:45 AM 11,430 Views 29 Comments

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

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

Nov 20th 2013, 6:58 PM 10,092 Views 22 Comments

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.

Parnell and JFK: Parallels up for discussion
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Parnell and JFK: Parallels up for discussion

Jul 19th 2013, 9:35 PM 5,221 Views 23 Comments

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

In photos: JFK visits Ireland in 1963
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In photos: JFK visits Ireland in 1963

Jun 26th 2013, 7:20 AM 8,119 Views 2 Comments

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”.

Exhibition brings Irish emigration stories to life
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Exhibition brings Irish emigration stories to life

Jun 23rd 2013, 10:30 AM 10,266 Views 14 Comments

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

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