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Fictional crime-fighters cast powerful spelll
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Fictional crime-fighters cast powerful spelll
BOOKS / By Peter McDermott The two-part column on about Irish noir fiction a few months ago generated plenty of feedback, confirming that people do...
McDowell adds Ryder clincher to U.S. Open success
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McDowell adds Ryder clincher to U.S. Open success
By John Manley Can life get any better for Graeme McDowell after 2010? Hot on the heels of winning his first major tournament, McDowell won his sin...
Economic growth forecast revised downwards
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Economic growth forecast revised downwards
The Central Bank has revised its forecast for growth in the economy downwards for the rest of the year, RTE reports. In its latest quarterly bullet...
Marathon dad to raise money for cystic fibrosis
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Marathon dad to raise money for cystic fibrosis
By Peter McDermott Tricia McDermott has one ambition for her younger daughter, who is 4: "That she gets to do whatever she wants to do." As it is, ...
 Empey checks out New York job programs
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Empey checks out New York job programs
By Irish Echo Staff Sir Reg Empey hears about New York job creation from New York City Commissioner of Small Business, Rob Walsh. Just 48 hours aft...
 Cristo's SOS to employers
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Cristo's SOS to employers
By Máirtín Ó Muilleoir Use Fr. Joseph Parkes jpg with caption: Fr. Joseph Parkes is appealing to employers. A trailblazing New York City school pri...
Martin bears funds, praise for centers
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Martin bears funds, praise for centers
By Ray O'Hanlon Irish Foreign Minister Micheál Martin, in New York for the opening of the United General Assembly, visited several Irish immigratio...
Two grand marshals
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Two grand marshals
By Ray O'Hanlon With President Mary McAleese unavailable to lead the 2011 New York St. Patrick's Day Parade up Fifth Avenue, parade organizers are ...
 Leinster's form is worry as Irish plan for N.Z., S.A.
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Leinster's form is worry as Irish plan for N.Z., S.A.
By Kieran Rooney IRISH rugby coach Declan Kidney should be feeling pretty satisfied about how the season has started. Three of the four Irish provi...
Novelist Egan sets the bar high
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Novelist Egan sets the bar high
By Peter McDermott "A Visit from the Goon Squad," opens with the robbery of a purse in a hotel bathroom. The perpetrator is Sasha, one of the main ...
FG, Labor at war over as tanaiste flies out
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FG, Labor at war over as tanaiste flies out
Fine Gael has gone to war with the other main opposition party last night after Labor’s Eamon Gilmore tripped up Enda Kenny and gave Tanaiste Mary ...
Labor would support pairing arrangement: Quinn
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Labor would support pairing arrangement: Quinn
Labor Party spokesperson Ruairí Quinn has said he would be prepared to provide a Dáil pairing arrangement with Fianna Fáil to facilitate an officia...
Notre Dame academics swim against tide of ignorance
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Notre Dame academics swim against tide of ignorance
BOOKS/By Peter McDermott If an immigrant cleric said that his faith's adherents should aim to convert the "the Officers of the Navy and the Marines...
Ruddy’s aiming high for a good cause
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Ruddy’s aiming high for a good cause
By Ray O'Hanlon And that's not even including the scenic backdrop. Ruddy is leaving New York for Tanzania to take part in a trek to the top of Afri...
Gay issue back to haunt parade
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Gay issue back to haunt parade
By Irish Echo Staff Irish gay right activists are requesting that uniformed New York police officers do not march in the 2011 New York St. Patrick'...