And now, they wait. Again. The Golden State Warriors have gotten used to going to the NBA Finals, and their win in Portland on Monday night clinched their fifth consecutive trip.
Wed, 22 May, 2019
Willy Vlautin is glad to be returning to Ireland for Ballincollig Winter Music Festival. First, The Delines just had to get over a major accident for their singer, writes
Fri, 18 Jan, 2019
From veganism to gut health to tea bars,unveils the year’s top food trends
Thu, 10 Jan, 2019
Nigel Baxter was surprised to see little representation of Seamus Murphy in his home town. The British carver decided to take matters into his own hands. Literally, writes.
Fri, 24 Aug, 2018
HOPEFULLY all those chocolate Easter eggs have been nibbled away by now, if not chop up the remainder and add it to a batch of chocolate chip cookies or scones with some hazelnuts.
Sat, 14 Apr, 2018
I’M JUST back from a flying visit to California, a mini book tour with a few days in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Portland and Ojai (pronounced O hi) — a beautiful valley, north of Los Angeles, carpeted with orange and avocado groves and surrounded by the Topatopa Mountains.
Sat, 24 Mar, 2018
Irish Coast Guard volunteers are set to get the keys to a US city after marching in its St Patrick’s Day Parade this weekend.
Fri, 16 Mar, 2018
Portland is a symbol of hipster culture... Cork has the ingredients to embrace such thinking, without forgetting to adopt a pragmatic and commercial approach, writes .
Wed, 31 Jan, 2018
You may scoff at their tight jeans and waistcoats, waxed beards and analysis of craft beers and coffees, but hipsters could help trigger regeneration in Irish cities.
Mon, 22 Jan, 2018
In December 2010, six young Irish distance runners claimed U23 gold at the European Cross Country Championships, but despite their relative youth, most of them have now retired from the sport. What lessons can be learned from how their careers played out? tracked them down to find out.
Thu, 04 Jan, 2018
Two friends and train enthusiasts who had advocated for better rail access were among the three victims of the Amtrak crash south of Seattle, it has emerged.
Wed, 20 Dec, 2017
A Sea King helicopter, one of the world’s most iconic search and rescue aircraft, is to be named after Capt Dara Fitzpatrick who was among four crew killed in the Rescue 116 tragedy.
Mon, 11 Dec, 2017
An American doctor wept in court as he spoke of his oath to do no harm in a case where he admitted that his dangerous driving caused the death of a woman visiting Cork to see her first grandchild.
Thu, 09 Nov, 2017
Ciarán Ó Lionáird has hit out at Sport Ireland’s approach to anti-doping after they attempted to test him at his home in Portland, Oregon, yesterday, despite the Cork athlete being retired from the sport.
Fri, 27 Oct, 2017
After suffering three days of ‘inhuman, dangerous and barbaric’ treatment, Easter Rising hero Thomas Ashe died in hospital, 100 years ago today, says
Mon, 25 Sep, 2017
The killer burst of speed down the home straight, the arms outstretched in victory as he crossed the line, eyes so wide they looked in imminent danger of popping out of their sockets, a mixture of joy and pain etched across his face - the scenes were nothing new.
Sat, 05 Aug, 2017
meets the Irish midwife working at London’s exclusive five-star maternity hospital.
Sat, 08 Jul, 2017
When Colm Cronin hopped, skipped and jumped 15.89 meters on June 26th 1977, little did the Leevale man realise his Irish triple jump record would remain peerless some 40 years later.
Mon, 26 Jun, 2017
A homeless man took the wedding ring off the finger of a man who died in a knife attack on a train in Portland, Oregon, police have said.
Sat, 03 Jun, 2017
Two people have died and another is wounded following a stabbing on a light-rail train after a man yelled racial slurs at two young women who appeared to be Muslim, police said.
Sat, 27 May, 2017
The governors of California and New York have said they will push ahead with aggressive climate change policies despite President Donald Trump's executive order that seeks to boost the coal industry.
Wed, 29 Mar, 2017
Company confirms reports of the presence of software intended to circumvent the efforts of enforcement officials.
Mon, 06 Mar, 2017
An Iranian baby banned from entering the United States for life-saving heart surgery under President Donald Trump's executive order will now be allowed to travel for the emergency procedure, officials said.
Sat, 04 Feb, 2017
Thousands have rallied across America to attack Republican efforts to repeal Barack Obama's health care law.
Mon, 16 Jan, 2017
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Thu, 24 Nov, 2016
The residents of Temple Bar are a battle-hardened bunch of people. Some might well question their sanity for moving into the area in the first place.
Mon, 24 Oct, 2016
An ER surgeon returned from Portland, Oregan, to Cork yesterday to face a charge of dangerous driving causing the death of a woman in Cork during the summer.
Thu, 20 Oct, 2016
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A talented student from Ballintemple had a respectable academic career ahead of her, but as
Sat, 17 Sep, 2016
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Thu, 04 Aug, 2016
An emergency room surgeon who booked a flight from Cork to return to work in Portland, Oregon, failed to get his passport back from gardaí yesterday in a case where he is accused of dangerous driving causing the death of a woman in Cork.
Sun, 24 Jul, 2016
Thu, 14 Jul, 2016
Global computer giant Intel has renewed a $1.5m research partnership with the Tyndall National Institute, in Cork. They will develop the electronic devices of tomorrow.
Thu, 30 Jun, 2016
A flight was diverted after a man tried to kiss a sleeping girl next to him on the airplane.
Thu, 23 Jun, 2016
A man has died after falling into an acidic hot spring at Yellowstone National Park.
Fri, 10 Jun, 2016
Age is no barrier for Joe Gough. The 63-year-old Waterford athlete is a World and European Masters champion. And he isn’t ready to hang up his spikes anytime soon.
Sun, 29 May, 2016
Thu, 19 May, 2016
Some of the stranger stories from around the world
Tue, 17 May, 2016
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