A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Fifty years after Martin Luther King was assassinated, new museums and memorials are highlighting the civil rights movement, writes, as she travels from Tennessee to Mississippi.
Sat, 13 Jan, 2018
The Ballymaloe House ‘sweet trolley’ is legendary indeed. For over 50 years it has been wheeled around the dining rooms at Ballymaloe House piled high with tempting desserts to tantalise guests at the end of their meal.
Sat, 06 Jan, 2018
Chris Eubank rose to his feet to defend family honour when George Groves lit the fuse for his super-middleweight clash with Chris Eubank Jr by questioning his opponent's pedigree.
Tue, 28 Nov, 2017
US President Donald Trump's eldest son was reportedly told that the Kremlin was behind supposedly damaging information he received about Hillary Clinton.
Tue, 11 Jul, 2017
William Clay Ford Jr was in Cork today where he visited University College Cork.
Fri, 21 Apr, 2017
Fianna Fáil will not be appointing a deputy leader as Micheál Martin believes there is “no urgent requirement” to do so.
Tue, 18 Apr, 2017
MY SISTER is in Dallas at the moment. She WhatsApps to say that it’s not all stetsons and steers. I wouldn’t know, having ever only seen it on the telly when it was shiny skyscrapers and melodramatic family breakfasts on windswept verandahs with JR and Sue Ellen.
Mon, 11 Jul, 2016
I ordered some tractor diesel the other day, and when JR Ewing himself came out to deliver it, I had to laugh.
Thu, 10 Mar, 2016
A son and his blind father, both involved in a waste disposal business, had failed to properly account for the source of tens of thousands of euro in their bank accounts during investigations into whether certain monies had been the proceeds of crime, the Court of Appeal said.
Fri, 26 Feb, 2016
SINGER Johnny Cash burst onto the music scene in June, 1955, when his double A-side ‘Hey Porter’ and ‘Cry, Cry, Cry’ reached no 14 in the US country charts.
Sat, 07 Feb, 2015
EMMA O’Driscoll is from Limerick and presents TV show Twigín on RTÉjr and Twigín on RTÉjr radio. She is a former member of the band Six.
Thu, 23 Oct, 2014
Robert Downey Jr hasn’t ruled out another ‘Iron Man’ film — and who could blame him? He’s been named as Hollywood’s top earner — for the second time.
Mon, 28 Jul, 2014
When used appropriately, makeup can be your face’s true ally in the fight to look youthful and fresh.
Sun, 30 Mar, 2014
PETE Seeger was born in Patterson, New York, on May 3, 1919, and was 94 when he passed away last week in a hospital in New York City.
Mon, 03 Feb, 2014
One of the country’s most controversial sub-prime lenders is vigorously seeking to repossess dozens of properties in at least 15 counties after every one of his borrowers went into default.
Mon, 13 Jan, 2014
As seismic moments in Irish sport go, the decision to drop Brian O’Driscoll from the Lions squad ranks up there with Roy Keane being sent home from the World Cup in Saipan.
Thu, 04 Jul, 2013
His family were the barons of the boom but now Seán Quinn Jr is to sell his home in a bid to purge contempt of court orders after a judge yesterday rejected his alternative offer of a $75,000 (€56,000) payment.
Wed, 12 Jun, 2013
I am a little late to the Tony Grealish tribute show, but bear with me.
Mon, 06 May, 2013
Seán Quinn Jr, the son of jailed businessman Seán Quinn, is prepared to sell the home he shares with his wife in a bid to purge his contempt of court, the High Court heard yesterday.
Fri, 14 Dec, 2012
J.R Ewing will get a send-off with a proper funeral on "Dallas."
Tue, 11 Dec, 2012
Tributes were flooding in from around the world today following the death of Dallas star Larry Hagman.
Sat, 24 Nov, 2012
Ricky Hatton has revealed just how close he came to committing suicide following during his three-year retirement from boxing.
Mon, 29 Oct, 2012
Dallas is now a modern, shiny city with a skyline of skyscrapers of various colours, shapes and sizes. The Reunion Tower is one of the most noticeable — it looks like a tower with a golf ball on top.
Sun, 07 Oct, 2012
Perhaps most vitally, they boasted then a certain dash of JR’s winning lawlessness.
Sat, 08 Sep, 2012
Workers at the Guinness brewery in Dublin were a little shocked to discover a snake at St. James' Gate.
Wed, 29 Aug, 2012
The success of hit series Desperate Housewives paved the way for the return of classic US soap opera Dallas, according to a star of both shows.
Tue, 21 Aug, 2012
It dominated Irish TV in the 1980s — and now Dallas is coming back. Suzanne Harrington on the return of JR and Bobby Ewing.
Sun, 05 Aug, 2012
Although the commercial viability of the Barryroe oil field has been established, the next stage is by no means risk-free.
Sat, 17 Mar, 2012
TERENCE MALICK’S return to the fray was one of the highlights of 2011’s film year.
Sat, 31 Dec, 2011
Actor Larry Hagman said today he had been diagnosed with cancer.
Sat, 15 Oct, 2011
WELL, tip my 10-gallon hat and fix me a bourbon — if it ain’t the wiliest ole’ coyote in the Lone Star State makin’ his way back to the small screen.
Tue, 12 Jul, 2011
Larry Hagman, who played the cold, conniving oil baron J.R. Ewing in the beloved 1980s series 'Dallas', auctioned off many of his personal valuables.
Sun, 05 Jun, 2011
NOTHING quite illustrates Alex Ferguson’s extraordinary longevity better than the juxtaposition of images from Manchester and Dallas on Sunday.
Tue, 10 May, 2011
SHE was the voluptuous pin-up girl who set a million male hearts pounding during World War II, the favourite movie star of a generation of young men long before she’d made a movie more than a handful of them had ever seen.
Wed, 02 Mar, 2011
Jane Russell, the busty brunette who shot to fame as the sexy star of Howard Hughes’ 1941 Western 'The Outlaw', has died of respiratory failure, her family said today.
Tue, 01 Mar, 2011
FIANNA Fáil and Fine Gael could be standing together outside the GPO for the centenary of the Easter Rebellion in little over five years time, according to Leo Varadkar.
Sat, 26 Feb, 2011
THERE is considerable interest around the personalities in Kerry in the forthcoming election. Will John O’Donoghue get re-elected, will Michael Healy-Rae succeed his father, and will another Spring swap places with a McEllistrim?
Sat, 19 Feb, 2011