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

Mar 24th 2017, 7:45 AM 15,016 Views 41 Comments

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

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

Sep 29th 2016, 7:30 AM 7,554 Views 8 Comments

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

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

Aug 21st 2016, 9:45 AM 7,964 Views 21 Comments

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

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

Jul 17th 2016, 11:08 AM 18,884 Views 116 Comments

Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel killed 84 people on Thursday.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic - Towering winner with ego to match
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic - Towering winner with ego to match

Jun 30th 2016, 8:02 PM 5,226 Views 8 Comments

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

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

Jun 29th 2016, 1:50 PM 8,006 Views 6 Comments

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

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

Jun 26th 2016, 7:00 AM 6,103 Views 9 Comments

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

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

Jun 17th 2016, 12:22 PM 22,705 Views 79 Comments

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

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

Jun 13th 2016, 8:35 AM 9,485 Views 24 Comments

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

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

May 12th 2016, 1:26 PM 16,275 Views 10 Comments

The winger has been performing well with the U21s.

How Claudio Ranieri and Leicester renewed our faith in football
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How Claudio Ranieri and Leicester renewed our faith in football

May 3rd 2016, 8:00 AM 23,349 Views 30 Comments

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

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

Apr 26th 2016, 5:15 PM 9,947 Views 3 Comments

Kyren Wilson has made a big impression at The Crucible.

Anthony Joshua: The man who would be king
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Anthony Joshua: The man who would be king

Apr 9th 2016, 5:28 PM 7,827 Views 12 Comments

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

People have been revealing the difference between Tinder and real life with gas results
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People have been revealing the difference between Tinder and real life with gas results

Jan 25th 2016, 7:43 PM 12,495 Views 0 Comments

Truth.

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

Dec 20th 2015, 8:49 PM 16,036 Views 12 Comments

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

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

Nov 12th 2015, 11:37 AM 3,173 Views 0 Comments

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

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

Oct 2nd 2015, 12:23 PM 47,890 Views 151 Comments

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

The injury that made Victor Matfield an accidental Springboks superstar
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The injury that made Victor Matfield an accidental Springboks superstar

Sep 15th 2015, 8:00 AM 7,964 Views 1 Comment

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

What should Munster fans expect from new signing Mark Chisholm?
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What should Munster fans expect from new signing Mark Chisholm?

Aug 5th 2015, 2:56 PM 8,854 Views 12 Comments

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

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

Jul 17th 2015, 5:17 PM 8,476 Views 2 Comments

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

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

Jul 9th 2015, 5:30 PM 7,333 Views 1 Comment

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

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

Mar 27th 2015, 11:00 PM 59,989 Views 59 Comments

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

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

Dec 29th 2014, 8:15 AM 12,913 Views 9 Comments

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…

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

Nov 5th 2014, 9:13 AM 14,649 Views 43 Comments

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

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

Jul 28th 2014, 2:00 PM 14,024 Views 57 Comments

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

What can Ulster expect from new South African signing Louis Ludik?
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What can Ulster expect from new South African signing Louis Ludik?

Jul 11th 2014, 8:30 AM 5,818 Views 4 Comments

Former Agen teammate Denis Fogarty and South African sports journalist Gareth Duncan explain.

Mourad Boudjellal a controversial figure, but driven by his love for Toulon
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Mourad Boudjellal a controversial figure, but driven by his love for Toulon

May 23rd 2014, 3:44 PM 3,198 Views 0 Comments

The multi-millionaire may antagonise rugby fans, but his dedication to RCT is never in doubt.

Frances Fitzgerald: From social worker to Justice Minister
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Frances Fitzgerald: From social worker to Justice Minister

May 8th 2014, 11:15 AM 21,653 Views 68 Comments

Here’s a profile of what you need to know about her background and political experience.

Explainer: What's the deal with Twitter's profile redesign?
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Explainer: What's the deal with Twitter's profile redesign?

Feb 12th 2014, 11:45 AM 7,102 Views 1 Comment

After launching a redesigned home page last month, why does Twitter want to make profile pages look more like Facebook?

Irish soldiers ‘trained, ready, focussed and looking forward’ to Syria mission
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Irish soldiers ‘trained, ready, focussed and looking forward’ to Syria mission

Aug 25th 2013, 7:48 PM 25,512 Views 167 Comments

TheJournal.ie sits down with Captain James O’Hara to discuss his imminent deployment to the Golan Heights.

Hard work finally pays off for one of Ireland's greatest athletes
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Hard work finally pays off for one of Ireland's greatest athletes

Aug 14th 2013, 1:04 PM 2,516 Views 8 Comments

Rob Heffernan gets the medal he so richly deserved after years of dedication and close calls.

RTÉ contributed €384 million to Irish economy in one year
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RTÉ contributed €384 million to Irish economy in one year

Apr 10th 2013, 4:35 PM 7,836 Views 79 Comments

An independent report also found that RTÉ reduced its operating costs by €87 million between 2008 and 2011.

Oscar Pistorius profile: the inspirational 'Blade Runner'
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Oscar Pistorius profile: the inspirational 'Blade Runner'

Feb 14th 2013, 12:16 PM 10,814 Views 15 Comments

The South African athlete is one of the world’s most recognisable sportsmen.

Lance Armstrong - downfall of a sporting icon
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Lance Armstrong - downfall of a sporting icon

Oct 22nd 2012, 12:39 PM 7,584 Views 49 Comments

This afternoon’s announcement from the UCI that the Texan would lose his seven Tour titles leaves his legacy in tatters.

Meet Travis T. Tygart: The man who’s taking down Lance
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Meet Travis T. Tygart: The man who’s taking down Lance

Oct 21st 2012, 11:20 AM 1,018 Views 0 Comments

USADA’s chief executive has brushed off threats against his life to try and clean up cycling.

Meet the players: America’s Ryder Cup 2012 team
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Meet the players: America’s Ryder Cup 2012 team

Sep 28th 2012, 7:42 AM 496 Views 0 Comments

America have only won one of the last five Ryder Cups. These 12 Americans will be hoping to right that wrong in Medinah this weekend.

Meet the players: Europe's Ryder Cup 2012 team
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Meet the players: Europe's Ryder Cup 2012 team

Sep 27th 2012, 7:47 AM 4,557 Views 14 Comments

Jose Maria Olazabal leads 12 of Europe’s finest to defend the Ryder Cup in Medinah this week. Here’s the team.

Between us and our dreams: Who is Luke Campbell?
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Between us and our dreams: Who is Luke Campbell?

Aug 11th 2012, 10:42 AM 1,875 Views 0 Comments

John Joe Nevin’s opponent is a decent lad and a great boxer, there must be some Irish in him.

Between us and our dreams: Who is Sofya Ochigava?
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Between us and our dreams: Who is Sofya Ochigava?

Aug 9th 2012, 9:00 AM 8,791 Views 19 Comments

Only one woman can stop Katie Taylor from winning gold in London this afternoon, and she’s a familiar foe. Here’s what you need to know about Sofya Ochigava of Russia.

Bigger than 'Slumdog': Boyle tackles the Olympics
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Bigger than 'Slumdog': Boyle tackles the Olympics

Jul 26th 2012, 7:44 AM 3,627 Views 8 Comments

The director of Trainspotting and The Beach faces his biggest challenge as he tries to pull off London’s opening ceremony tomorrow night.