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Coffey for attorney general
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Coffey for attorney general
Next Tuesday, New York's Democratic voters have an embarrassment of riches when deciding whom to choose to be the party's candidate for state attor...
Saving schools
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Saving schools
It's back to school season, although increasingly teachers and students don't cut their ties over the long summer break. There are those, too, who ...
Freedom on Park Place
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Freedom on Park Place
The New York Times conservative columnist Ross Douthat penned a characteristically nuanced contribution on the question of the Park Place center 10...
Why Derry is my choice for culture capital
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Why Derry is my choice for culture capital
By Martin McGuinness Derry is my home town and I have a special interest in this competition (which seeks to choose the UK City of Culture 2013). I...
Disruptive eruption
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Disruptive eruption
As if things weren't bad enough for the travel the airline business but a volcano in Iceland decided to wake up after almost two hundred years and ...
A big step
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A big step
The Northern Ireland peace process has never been a smooth process. It has stopped and started, stumbled and hesitated. There have been times when ...
Welcome back
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Welcome back
The new GAA season has opened at Gaelic Park in the Bronx and three cheers for that. Three cheers indeed for the return of Gaelic games wherever th...
O’Hara doesn’t need Oscar to shine
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O’Hara doesn’t need Oscar to shine
I read with interest the piece written by Des MacHale, “Maureen O’Hara deserves Oscar for life’s work.” It is true, Maureen may have been passed ov...
Phoebe had nowhere to run, nowhere to hide
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Phoebe had nowhere to run, nowhere to hide
By Ray O'Hanlon I’m chasing my tail each and every day with regard to technology. I work with a computer, yes, use email, yes. In terms of the glob...