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Wasn't budget enough
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Wasn't budget enough
Budget Travel, Ireland's largest tour operator, is but the latest casualty and has been closed down after a provisional liquidator was appointed by...
Reformers try again
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Reformers try again
Also languishing are millions of people, thousands of Irish included, who have taken a gamble that their future is to be found in a new American li...
Shamrock run ends ahead of 12-week break
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Shamrock run ends ahead of 12-week break
The Rocks' first defeat of the season proved costly as they surrendered first place to CD Iberia, 4-1 winners over FC Japan. Shamrock [6-1-2, 20] n...
All four provinces win in European competition
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All four provinces win in European competition
This rare clean sweep was all the more surprising in that it came the week after all four had lost in the Celtic League. It wasn't that form was su...
Out-of-form Keane's options are limited
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Out-of-form Keane's options are limited
Yet, here Spurs stand, on the brink of making a legitimate bid for achieving top four status, and Harry Redknapp is reportedly keen to sell him on ...
Reflections on Liam Clancy (1935-2009)
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Reflections on Liam Clancy (1935-2009)
We spoke transatlantically for nearly two hours, and Liam's generosity in granting that time was matched by his humor and insight throughout it. I ...
Q&A with Kate Baldwin
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Q&A with Kate Baldwin
Q. So give us a thumbnail sketch: where were you born and raised? A. I was born in Evanston, Illinois and lived there until I was 7 years old. Then...
The Buzz
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The Buzz
This week's holiday tips were a mixed bag of excellent and, um, offbeat. One reader (who requested anonymity) said he was planning to enroll his br...
MacBride Principles video footage
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MacBride Principles video footage
Hartnett's Law
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Hartnett's Law
There was a fire overnight in an electrical sub-station, and now there's news of a chlorine leak at a water facility. When you are the commissioner...
Law & Order Honoree
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Law & Order Honoree
Assistant Chief George W. Anderson joined the New York City Housing Police Department in January 1982 and began his career on patrol in Police Serv...
Law & Order Honoree
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Law & Order Honoree
Larry Byrne, the co-managing partner of the New York office and the head of the US litigation practice, handles complex white-collar criminal, gove...