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She’s a lady
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She’s a lady
She was a lady and she had one tough life before it reached its all too premature end. The woman whose remains were recently unearthed at the Duffy...
A big night for small business
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A big night for small business
There was a full house at Rosie O’Grady’s Manhattan Club last Friday evening for the Irish Echo’s inaugural Top 50 Irish Small Business Awards.Fift...
Conlon's seed money making hedge funds grow
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Conlon's seed money making hedge funds grow
By Ray O'Hanlon Brian Conlon's story is a business version of Jack and the Beanstalk. From an initial seed capital investment of £5000, Conlon has ...
Spoils shared in entertaining, sporting contest
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Spoils shared in entertaining, sporting contest
In the opening junior game of the knock-out competition, both teams finished all square after a very a sporting contest. John McArdle had the openi...
TV channel should be high on GAA agenda
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TV channel should be high on GAA agenda
I have a dream. I want to wake up in the morning and turn on the television and kill half an hour watching a Gaelic football match from the 1980s, ...
Huet, Sheehan score track victories
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Huet, Sheehan score track victories
Stony Brook's Laura Huet won the women's 3,000 meters at Saturday's Rutgers Invitational in Piscataway, N.J. The senior from Carrickmines, Co. Dubl...
Moving target Adamek proves too fast for McBride
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Moving target Adamek proves too fast for McBride
Kevin McBride was left pondering retirement after a lop-sided loss to fleet-footed Polish heavyweight Tomasz Adamek at the Prudential Center in New...
Rocks Over-30s go into short break unbeaten
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Rocks Over-30s go into short break unbeaten
Shamrock's unbeaten Over-30s go into a three-week break atop the Div. II log after a hard fought 2-2 tie with Manhattan Celtic in last Sunday's lat...
Derby duo come up short in Santa Anita
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Derby duo come up short in Santa Anita
The Kentucky Derby picture has been thrown wide open with Uncle Mo's defeat in Saturday's Wood Memorial at Aqueduct. On the West Coast, neither Sil...
United get by with a little help from their 'friends'
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United get by with a little help from their 'friends'
On March 1 Chelsea beat Manchester United 2-1 then 5 days later Liverpool followed up with an emphatic 3-1 victory over the Red Devils. But it's Un...
Congress needs to be reduced, extended: Duffy
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Congress needs to be reduced, extended: Duffy
We don't know how many candidates there were when Maurice Davin was elected the first GAA president in 1884, but next weekend will be the first tim...
Wreckage could contain Irish remains
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Wreckage could contain Irish remains
The remains of two Irish doctors who perished when their Air France plane crashed in the Atlantic in 2009 could be among those spotted in wreckage ...
Queen visit begins to take shape
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Queen visit begins to take shape
Details of next month's visit to Ireland by Queen Elizabath are beginning to take firm shape this week. The queen will attend a state dinner in Dub...
Kavanagh files suit against accuser
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Kavanagh files suit against accuser
A defrocked monsignor has filed a defamation suit against the former seminarian whose abuse allegations led to his ouster from the Catholic clergy ...
Ad Hoc chairs add voice
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Ad Hoc chairs add voice
The condemnation by Irish American and Washington politicians of the murder in Northern Ireland of PSNI Constable Ronan Kerr has been reinforced by...