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'A lot of fighting' among U2 band members about making PPE donation public
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'A lot of fighting' among U2 band members about making PPE donation public

Dec 19th 2020, 11:18 AM 106,314 Views 54 Comments

The group donated €10 million for the sourcing and purchase of personal protective equipment for frontline workers in April.

U2 and Denis O'Brien back new network to support Irish entrepreneurs on both sides of the border
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U2 and Denis O'Brien back new network to support Irish entrepreneurs on both sides of the border

Sep 13th 2019, 4:48 PM 20,123 Views 17 Comments

Endeavor will offer mentoring, support, and financing to four to six Irish entrepreneurs each year.

MVP finalist hits 30 points as Bucks down Raptors to clinch 2-0 series lead
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MVP finalist hits 30 points as Bucks down Raptors to clinch 2-0 series lead

May 18th 2019, 9:57 AM 3,655 Views 1 Comment

Giannis Antetokounmpov was the star of a 22-point win in the NBA Eastern Conference finals.

U2 sent Taylor Swift a gift to welcome her to Dublin ahead of tonight's Croke Park gig
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# Taylor Swift

U2 sent Taylor Swift a gift to welcome her to Dublin ahead of tonight's Croke Park gig

Jun 15th 2018, 4:21 PM 17,225 Views 1 Comment

Just a few hours to go…

U2 write letter supporting the Freedom of Dublin being stripped from Aung San Suu Kyi
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U2 write letter supporting the Freedom of Dublin being stripped from Aung San Suu Kyi

Dec 12th 2017, 6:20 PM 32,025 Views 84 Comments

Councillors are looking at how to remove the award from her.

U2's The Edge is putting cash into a Dublin ticketing startup
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U2's The Edge is putting cash into a Dublin ticketing startup

Apr 1st 2017, 4:00 PM 19,743 Views 12 Comments

Several large investment companies are also backing Coras.

Why are Bono and The Edge grazing sheep in Stephen's Green in 2000? It's their right as Freemen of the City
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Why are Bono and The Edge grazing sheep in Stephen's Green in 2000? It's their right as Freemen of the City

Feb 7th 2017, 6:01 AM 22,622 Views 26 Comments

Barack and Michelle Obama are soon set to have some interesting privileges in Dublin.

U2 delays new album because of Trump victory
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U2 delays new album because of Trump victory

Jan 11th 2017, 7:01 PM 28,767 Views 113 Comments

The Edge said the outcome of the US election has changed the world.

U2 announce Croke Park gig for this summer
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U2 announce Croke Park gig for this summer

Jan 9th 2017, 9:06 AM 64,516 Views 158 Comments

Tickets for the July concert go on sale to the general public next Monday.

Which U2 Member Are You?
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# Quiz

Which U2 Member Are You?

Sep 26th 2016, 11:29 AM 6,885 Views 9 Comments

Could you be… Bono?

WATCH: The Edge becomes the first rock musician to play in the Sistine Chapel
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WATCH: The Edge becomes the first rock musician to play in the Sistine Chapel

May 2nd 2016, 1:39 PM 20,071 Views 40 Comments

He played a set in the Vatican chapel on Saturday night for the participants of a conference on regenerative medicine.

How well do you know your U2 lyrics?
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How well do you know your U2 lyrics?

Nov 28th 2015, 11:15 AM 21,048 Views 36 Comments

The boys were in town this week on their latest tour. But do you know your Pride from your Desire?

An Irish pub trolled a bunch of hopeful U2 fans
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# Bono Show

An Irish pub trolled a bunch of hopeful U2 fans

Jul 15th 2015, 10:45 AM 2,962 Views 0 Comments

The fans didn’t find what they’re looking for.

A councillor wants to create a shrine to U2 featuring all their old concert stages
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A councillor wants to create a shrine to U2 featuring all their old concert stages

Jul 13th 2015, 6:18 PM 12,539 Views 64 Comments

Bono is on the record as saying he would like to display his old stages in his hometown.

The Edge falls off stage, makes inevitable pun
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The Edge falls off stage, makes inevitable pun

May 15th 2015, 1:27 PM 36,306 Views 63 Comments

U2 kicked off their world tour last night.

The Edge took a tumble off stage during U2's opening night
# Falling Off The Edge
# Falling Off The Edge

The Edge took a tumble off stage during U2's opening night

May 15th 2015, 8:08 AM 4,296 Views 3 Comments

He just didn’t see the edge of the stage.

Bono took the piss out of his bike accident during a sketch with Jimmy Fallon
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# Poxy Bikes

Bono took the piss out of his bike accident during a sketch with Jimmy Fallon

May 9th 2015, 10:33 AM 4,880 Views 3 Comments

The pox.

Bono: I may never play guitar again after bike accident
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# Bono

Bono: I may never play guitar again after bike accident

Jan 2nd 2015, 10:21 AM 23,272 Views 87 Comments

The singer broke his arm in six places after he fell off his bike in Central Park last year.

Rolling Stone reckons U2 are the longest-serving band on Planet Earth
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Rolling Stone reckons U2 are the longest-serving band on Planet Earth

Nov 7th 2014, 6:40 PM 17,122 Views 78 Comments

Stuck in a line-up they can’t get out of…

Here's that gorgeous U2 performance from last night's Late Late Show
# Every Breaking Wave
# Every Breaking Wave

Here's that gorgeous U2 performance from last night's Late Late Show

Oct 25th 2014, 11:00 AM 6,601 Views 6 Comments

Bono has some set of pipes.

The Edge sees why people thought U2's free album was an 'unwelcome gift'
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# The Edge Of Glory

The Edge sees why people thought U2's free album was an 'unwelcome gift'

Oct 11th 2014, 10:00 AM 16,989 Views 31 Comments

He knows it was weird.

U2 slip in Irish Rich List as a result of McGuinness departure
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U2 slip in Irish Rich List as a result of McGuinness departure

May 18th 2014, 11:58 AM 21,921 Views 55 Comments

Only on a technicality, mind.

Dún Laoghaire-based firm providing the Genetic Performance edge
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Dún Laoghaire-based firm providing the Genetic Performance edge

Apr 21st 2014, 9:00 AM 11,344 Views 6 Comments

Joesph Dalton explains how his company’s DNA tests can help clubs and athletes at all levels to train smarter.

U2's Joshua Tree album to be preserved in US Library of Congress
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U2's Joshua Tree album to be preserved in US Library of Congress

Apr 2nd 2014, 5:28 PM 7,568 Views 30 Comments

The curator of the project said the album has influenced Christian rock in some churches in the US.

7 vintage photos from Ireland's music scene in the early days of U2
# Where The Streets...
# Where The Streets...

7 vintage photos from Ireland's music scene in the early days of U2

Jan 25th 2014, 9:30 AM 16,147 Views 45 Comments

Bono, Phil Lynott and Bob Geldof hanging out in their prime.

Daily Mail assumes that woman named Mary Bono is Bono's wife
# Mrs. Bono
# Mrs. Bono

Daily Mail assumes that woman named Mary Bono is Bono's wife

Jan 6th 2014, 8:00 PM 4,194 Views 2 Comments

‘Ah, Mary Bono, Mrs. Bono, of course.’

Bono and The Edge cover Get Lucky in wedding-band style
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# Up All Night

Bono and The Edge cover Get Lucky in wedding-band style

Nov 25th 2013, 3:00 PM 7,344 Views 5 Comments

Oh. My. God.

Here are U2 filming their new video in Bray
# It's A Beautiful Bray
# It's A Beautiful Bray

Here are U2 filming their new video in Bray

Oct 24th 2013, 9:32 AM 5,101 Views 2 Comments

They recruited locals as extras. Pics and video inside.

DJ escapes slap down after he Snapchats crotch pictures to Kiwi swimmer
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DJ escapes slap down after he Snapchats crotch pictures to Kiwi swimmer

Aug 19th 2013, 2:55 PM 9,530 Views 2 Comments

Dom Harvey joked that bosses at his radio station took pity on him after seeing the size of his junk.

Bono to receive France's highest cultural honour
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Bono to receive France's highest cultural honour

Jul 16th 2013, 3:24 PM 6,807 Views 76 Comments

He once called Jacques Chirac a w*nker, but it appears all has been forgiven.

10 reasons for U2 to exist
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# Achtung Baby

10 reasons for U2 to exist

Jan 17th 2013, 9:50 PM 14,435 Views 80 Comments

U2 have revealed a potential title for their new album; ’10 reasons to exist’.

Report: Facebook to file for entry to stock markets next week
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Report: Facebook to file for entry to stock markets next week

Jan 27th 2012, 7:21 PM 5,144 Views 34 Comments

The WSJ says Facebook will file on Wednesday – making billionaires of Mark Zuckerberg, Sheryl Sandberg, and … Bono?

Bono and The Edge speculate on U2 break-up
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# U2 Split?

Bono and The Edge speculate on U2 break-up

Oct 26th 2011, 10:13 AM 3,217 Views 34 Comments

The pair have been musing on the possibility of the band being no more after next year.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
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The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Oct 26th 2011, 8:21 AM 2,889 Views 2 Comments

Nine things you should know this morning…

Guitar blues: Gibson faces probe over wood smuggling allegations
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# Don't Fret

Guitar blues: Gibson faces probe over wood smuggling allegations

Aug 29th 2011, 1:06 PM 881 Views 5 Comments

The legendary guitar maker was raided by federal authorities in the US last week but denies any wrongdoing.

Even Better Than the Real Thing: Bono's Facebook stake now worth nearly $1bn
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Even Better Than the Real Thing: Bono's Facebook stake now worth nearly $1bn

Aug 17th 2011, 8:23 AM 857 Views 17 Comments

The rising value of the social network is good news for the rockstar.

The Edge tells newspaper: U2 have not evaded taxes
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The Edge tells newspaper: U2 have not evaded taxes

Jul 13th 2011, 4:45 PM 2,316 Views 27 Comments

The U2 guitarist wrote to the Baltimore Sun in response to a letter printed in it about the band’s tax record.

Blind man is pro Bono after being given onstage pass
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# Pro Bono

Blind man is pro Bono after being given onstage pass

Jul 7th 2011, 9:06 AM 970 Views 17 Comments

U2 invites fan to play with them during Fourth of July concert – and sends him home with a guitar.

Glasto gallery: Bono leads huge singalong as protesters scuffle with security
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# Glasto

Glasto gallery: Bono leads huge singalong as protesters scuffle with security

Jun 25th 2011, 1:03 PM 716 Views 8 Comments

U2 performed a career spanning set, while the crowds were greeted with: “Hello Glastonbury, from the International Space Station”…

Look out, here comes the Spiderman......but you'll have to wait another month
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# Spiderman

Look out, here comes the Spiderman......but you'll have to wait another month

Apr 19th 2011, 12:04 PM 160 Views 0 Comments

The most expensive show in the history of Broadway, featuring music by Bono and The Edge, is bringing down the curtain once more in an effort to get things right.

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