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From TheJournal.ie "I finished the pint, so if anybody asks!" - a behind the scenes look at Obama's Ireland visit Obama In Ireland This post contains videos

"I finished the pint, so if anybody asks!" - a behind the scenes look at Obama's Ireland visit

Watch how Enda Kenny praises Michelle Obama’s “lovely” writing, Obama sinks his pint and practices his cúpla focal prior to his rousing speech on College Green.

From TheJournal.ie Obama mocks that awkward moment he toasted Queen Elizabeth - alone Oops This post contains videos

Obama mocks that awkward moment he toasted Queen Elizabeth - alone

Video: Obama wasn’t deterred from continuing his toast by the British national anthem, but seems to have realised something was amiss when he was the only one raising his glass.

How to eat like a President: grilled chicken and brown rice

Details of the US President’s menu requirements during his stay at the five star Merrion Hotel have emerged.

Jetlagged and windswept, the Obamas' European tour battles on Jetlagged This post contains images

Jetlagged and windswept, the Obamas' European tour battles on

On the second leg of their European tour, the US President temporarily loses three years, while his wife struggles to hold onto her hair…and her dress.

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

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Expert disputes Ryanair’s claims that it sent a plane through the ashcloud; the joy the Irish man who died on Everest never got to share; and Brian O’Driscoll snapped with his trophy wife.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Tuesday Daily Fix This post contains images

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

All the news of the day you might have missed…

How do you do? The Obamas check in at Buckingham Palace Meet The Windsors This post contains images

How do you do? The Obamas check in at Buckingham Palace

As they begin a three-day state visit to the UK, the Obamas meet the royal newly-weds and trade stories from Ireland with the Queen, allegedly.

From TheJournal.ie Obama leaves country whose 'best days are still ahead' as he begins UK visit IS FÉIDIR LINN

Obama leaves country whose 'best days are still ahead' as he begins UK visit

Barack Obama and his wife arrived in London last night, leaving behind a country that fell in love with them in a matter of hours. He begins a three-day state visit to the UK today where he will meet Queen Elizabeth, fresh from her own Irish trip.

From TheJournal.ie Obama speaks in Dublin: "Never has a nation so small inspired so much in another" Obama

Obama speaks in Dublin: "Never has a nation so small inspired so much in another"

At College Green, Dublin, this evening, the US president spoke warmly of the enduring “friendship and shared values” that continue to support a close relationship between the US and Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Monday Take 5

Take 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Thousands gather in Dublin city hours ahead of Obama’s presidential address Obama This post contains images

Thousands gather in Dublin city hours ahead of Obama’s presidential address

The US president performing at today’s event which will also feature music from Irish acts including Westlife, Jedward and Sharon Shannon.

From TheJournal.ie Obama’s Irish visit: A timeline Obama

Obama’s Irish visit: A timeline

The impromptu hurley jokes; the emotional speeches; the bad hair day. We’ve got it all in our minute-by-minute timeline of this historic day.

From TheJournal.ie Wheels down: Obama arrives for 24-hour flying visit Obama

Wheels down: Obama arrives for 24-hour flying visit

Air Force One touches down at 9:28am, carrying Barack and Michelle Obama to Ireland ahead of a trip to the Áras.

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Friday Take 5

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Confirmed: Obama to hold public event at Dublin's College Green Obama Visit

Confirmed: Obama to hold public event at Dublin's College Green

The President and First Lady will join Enda Kenny at a free-entry public event next Monday, the government confirms.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Thursday Daily Fix This post contains images

The Daily Fix: Thursday

All the news of the day you might have missed…

From TheJournal.ie Obama to hold an outdoor rally at College Green Obama Visit

Obama to hold an outdoor rally at College Green

Plans for the visit of the US President are beginning to take shape – he’s expected to speak for 15 or 20 minutes to a crowd at College Green on Monday evening.

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Wednesday Take 5

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Michelle Obama does Dougie (the dance)

US First Lady shows how to get down with the kids.

From TheJournal.ie New air traffic control rules after Michelle Obama's plane aborts landing US

New air traffic control rules after Michelle Obama's plane aborts landing

Flight carrying US first lady was forced to abort a landing after air traffic controllers mistakenly allowed the place come too close to a military plane.

From TheJournal.ie Michelle Obama calls for removal of breastfeeding barriers at work US

Michelle Obama calls for removal of breastfeeding barriers at work

The lack of appropriate places for nursing women to express milk at work leads to fewer continuing with breastfeeding – which is linked to higher rates of obesity, says Obama.

From TheJournal.ie Slideshow: Barack Obama and wife Michelle begin visit to India Obama This post contains images

Slideshow: Barack Obama and wife Michelle begin visit to India

On the first day of his state visit to India, US President Barack Obama has announced a number of new trade deals with Indian businesses and government.

From TheJournal.ie Is Michelle Obama really the world's most powerful woman? Power

Is Michelle Obama really the world's most powerful woman?

List-loving magazine Forbes explains that they are “redefining the idea of power as influence” after they put US First Lady top of their 100 New Forbes Power Women.

Carla 'says' Michelle Obama hates being the first lady, according to book

A revealing – and incredibly indiscreet – book about Carla Bruni spills the beans on her marriage, her love life, and her seemingly endless ambitions.