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From The42 How a former Aer Lingus flight attendant became one of the most famous Irish athletes on the planet Profile

How a former Aer Lingus flight attendant became one of the most famous Irish athletes on the planet

Becky Lynch chats to The42 about her remarkable rise to the top of WWE.

From The42 Mick McCarthy: The most affable man to have ever divided a nation Profile

Mick McCarthy: The most affable man to have ever divided a nation

Mick McCarthy’s appointment as Ireland manager was confirmed on Sunday.

From The42 'I chatted to the caretaker who knows people around the town and he said, 'You should try Kevin McStay'' High-profile Figure

'I chatted to the caretaker who knows people around the town and he said, 'You should try Kevin McStay''

McStay is hoping to lead the Rossies to a first Connacht double since 1991 today, but he’s also a coach with a local school team.

From The42 'The minute I landed I was on the phone doing interviews… I started to cry' Golden Girl This post contains videos

'The minute I landed I was on the phone doing interviews… I started to cry'

Irish teenage sprinter Gina Akpe-Moses on triumphing at the European U20 Championships, sudden media scrutiny, national identity and sports psychology.

From The42 PSG's new rule-breaking coach is an innovator Profile

PSG's new rule-breaking coach is an innovator

The 44-year-old was axed after falling out with Dortmund’s CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke.

From The42 From Chelsea reject to Ireland international: 19-year-old Declan Rice's remarkable rise Profile

From Chelsea reject to Ireland international: 19-year-old Declan Rice's remarkable rise

The West Ham youngster was named man of the match on his senior debut against Turkey last night.

From The42 'I don't think Jacob is near his potential. What we're seeing at the moment is exciting' Taking Stock

'I don't think Jacob is near his potential. What we're seeing at the moment is exciting'

21-year-old Jacob Stockdale has risen swiftly through the ranks to score eight tries in seven games for Ireland.

From The42 'He had an influence in bringing Jason Sherlock back into the GAA' Profile

'He had an influence in bringing Jason Sherlock back into the GAA'

Coaching, politics and the rise of the GAA’s new president John Horan.

From The42 The multi-millionaire former Ireland U21 international leading the Waterford revolution Profile This post contains videos

The multi-millionaire former Ireland U21 international leading the Waterford revolution

Lee Power chats to The42 about a memorable but bittersweet 2017.

From TheJournal.ie New York subway attack: Suspect came to US in 2011 and was inspired by Islamic State NYC

New York subway attack: Suspect came to US in 2011 and was inspired by Islamic State

The man set off a crude pipe bomb strapped to his body earlier today in a crowded subway corridor near Times Square.

From The42 After years in the footballing wilderness, Ireland's hero last night is finally getting due recognition Profile This post contains videos

After years in the footballing wilderness, Ireland's hero last night is finally getting due recognition

Darren Randolph was deservedly named man of the match in Copenhagen.

From The42 Can one of the world's best footballers silence the Aviva again? Profile This post contains videos

Can one of the world's best footballers silence the Aviva again?

David Alaba will be hoping to inspire his side against Ireland, having made the difference in previous games.

From TheJournal.ie From poisoned chalice to top of the table, is Leo Varadkar now destined to be Taoiseach? Profile This post contains videos

From poisoned chalice to top of the table, is Leo Varadkar now destined to be Taoiseach?

The Social Protection Minister could succeed Enda Kenny as leader of Fine Gael … and the country.

From TheJournal.ie "Adam says to me 'You have MS mum, but I’ve got to wear glasses'" World MS Day

"Adam says to me 'You have MS mum, but I’ve got to wear glasses'"

“I’ll stand up in Leinster House tomorrow and be announced as a person with MS – but that’s such a tiny bit of who I am.”

From TheJournal.ie 'Such an unlikely person' - who was Manchester bomber Salman Abedi? Profile

'Such an unlikely person' - who was Manchester bomber Salman Abedi?

22-year-old Abedi, a business degree dropout, was the suicide bomber who killed at least 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester on Monday night.

From TheJournal.ie London attacker: A 52-year-old violent criminal with a number of aliases Khalid Masood

London attacker: A 52-year-old violent criminal with a number of aliases

The attacker had never been convicted of terrorism officers was not the subject of investigations.

From The42 Benayoun, Ben Haim, Arveladze and Cruyff: Who are Dundalk's opponents Maccabi Tel Aviv? Profile This post contains videos

Benayoun, Ben Haim, Arveladze and Cruyff: Who are Dundalk's opponents Maccabi Tel Aviv?

Dundalk take on the Israeli side later this evening in the Europa League.

From TheJournal.ie Dark knight of lobbyists: Who is Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign chairman? Gone

Dark knight of lobbyists: Who is Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign chairman?

He’s a formidable Republican strategist who spent years lobbying for dictators.

From TheJournal.ie Nice attacker was a "conceited" loner with tendencies towards violence and depression Terror Attack

Nice attacker was a "conceited" loner with tendencies towards violence and depression

Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel killed 84 people on Thursday.

From The42 Zlatan Ibrahimovic - Towering winner with ego to match Profile

Zlatan Ibrahimovic - Towering winner with ego to match

The player announced today that he would be joining Manchester United.

From The42 Seamus Power: The 'next man up' for Irish golf at the Olympics Profile

Seamus Power: The 'next man up' for Irish golf at the Olympics

The Waterford native is next in line for a call up to the Irish Olympic squad.

From The42 From United reject to Irish hero: The fall and rise of Robbie Brady Profile

From United reject to Irish hero: The fall and rise of Robbie Brady

The Dubliner scored the only goal as Ireland earned a historic victory over Italy on Wednesday.

From TheJournal.ie Suspect in British MP killing 'quiet loner with ties to extremists' Jo Cox

Suspect in British MP killing 'quiet loner with ties to extremists'

Thomas Mair allegedly had ties to white supremacists and battled mental illness.

From The42 Roy Keane still at war with a world he can't understand Profile

Roy Keane still at war with a world he can't understand

Keane’s recent broadside against his own players will not have chairmen rushing to the phones any time soon

From The42 Never heard of Callum O'Dowda? Here's what you need to know about Ireland's new boy One To Watch This post contains videos

Never heard of Callum O'Dowda? Here's what you need to know about Ireland's new boy

The winger has been performing well with the U21s.

From The42 How Claudio Ranieri and Leicester renewed our faith in football Profile

How Claudio Ranieri and Leicester renewed our faith in football

Leicester were crowned Premier League champions for the first time ever last night.

From The42 The Rocket reckons he will be world's best but who is snooker's latest sensation? Profile

The Rocket reckons he will be world's best but who is snooker's latest sensation?

Kyren Wilson has made a big impression at The Crucible.

From The42 Anthony Joshua: The man who would be king Profile

Anthony Joshua: The man who would be king

The heavyweight hopes to take the world title and his place in British boxing history tonight.

From The42 Who is the man that Conor McGregor looks set to face next? Profile

Who is the man that Conor McGregor looks set to face next?

It appears that UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will be McGregor’s first opponent in 2016.

From The42 Who is the man planning to dash Ireland's Euro 2016 dreams and how did he rescue Bosnia's chances? Profile

Who is the man planning to dash Ireland's Euro 2016 dreams and how did he rescue Bosnia's chances?

Mehmed Baždarević has turned his country’s fortunes around in the space of 12 months.

From TheJournal.ie Oregon school shooter asked students to state their religion before opening fire Umpqua

Oregon school shooter asked students to state their religion before opening fire

Chris Harper-Mercer was shot dead by police after 9 people were killed at Umpqua Community College.

From The42 The injury that made Victor Matfield an accidental Springboks superstar Profile

The injury that made Victor Matfield an accidental Springboks superstar

Can this talismanic figure inspire a Boks win on English soil?

From The42 What should Munster fans expect from new signing Mark Chisholm? Profile

What should Munster fans expect from new signing Mark Chisholm?

The former Wallaby offers a wealth of experience, leadership, work-rate and lineout skills.

From The42 All-Irelands, Allstars, weddings and Junior certs - Wexford star reveals all Profile

All-Irelands, Allstars, weddings and Junior certs - Wexford star reveals all

Mary Leacy is one of Wexford’s most decorated players.

From The42 'He's a better man, a bigger man' - Spotlight on Tipperary star Séamus Callanan Profile

'He's a better man, a bigger man' - Spotlight on Tipperary star Séamus Callanan

Premier County sharpshooter has developed into one of hurling’s most lethal forwards.

From TheJournal.ie Graham Dwyer: Secrets shrouded in the busy life of a father, husband and architect Profile

Graham Dwyer: Secrets shrouded in the busy life of a father, husband and architect

We got glimpses into the man’s character and interests – both known and hidden.

From TheJournal.ie How does a German master brewer wind up in the rolling hills of Wicklow? Long Way From Home

How does a German master brewer wind up in the rolling hills of Wicklow?

Profile: By the end of the decade, it’s hoped around 500 people will be employed in Irish micro-breweries. Mathis Korme is the country’s latest brew-master…

From TheJournal.ie The Irish government is asking for more and more user data from Facebook Profile Picture

The Irish government is asking for more and more user data from Facebook

The growth in requests is more than double the global average.

From TheJournal.ie The Callely Controversies: From Fianna Fáil favourite to five months in prison Profile

The Callely Controversies: From Fianna Fáil favourite to five months in prison

The former Fianna Fáil minister has been jailed for five months. But why has he proved such a controversial figure over the years?

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