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A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The Turks and Caicos Islands have been "pummelled" overnight by Hurricane Irma as winds of up to 175mph left death and destruction in the Atlantic.
Fri, 08 Sep, 2017
Tourism ambassadors have, for the first time, begun selling Cork city’s visitor attractions to passengers on board the luxury cruise ships calling to the Port of Cork in a bid to capture a slice of an estimated €12m market.
Fri, 28 Apr, 2017
Taoiseach Enda Kenny’s controversial St Patrick’s Day meeting with US president Donald Trump will take place during an expanded trade mission,
Tue, 21 Feb, 2017
Donald Trump has vowed to spend some of the final hours of the presidential campaign in Democratic strongholds in a bid to pull off a shock in states that have not voted for a Republican in decades.
Sat, 05 Nov, 2016
The first commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than a half century landed in the central city of Santa Clara on Wednesday, re-establishing regular air service severed at the height of the Cold War.
Wed, 31 Aug, 2016
Thu, 11 Aug, 2016
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016
Police divers in South Florida have recovered a body that was being eaten by a pair of alligators.
Tue, 31 May, 2016
This is an idyllic existence that we are probably all lusting after.
Fri, 01 Apr, 2016
The Port of Cork has this week embarked on an effort to attract more cruise liner visits to the famed harbour.
Fri, 18 Mar, 2016
Tue, 09 Feb, 2016
The funeral has taken place in Moyvane, Co Kerry, of the former inter-county footballer Patrick (Paddy) Curtin who died on December 29, following a car crash shortly before Christmas while working in Guatemala.
Mon, 04 Jan, 2016
Kerry footballer Paddy Curtin remained in critical condition on a life-support machine in a Florida hospital last night after suffering catastrophic injuries in a car accident.
Tue, 29 Dec, 2015
When it comes to holiday decorations, Kathy and Mark Hyatt go to extremes.
Mon, 21 Dec, 2015
Children should be encouraged to read from their cereal boxes at breakfast time, the headmaster of Eton has said.
Tue, 16 Jun, 2015
The comeback Teletubbies have been revealed — complete with touch-screens on their stomachs.
Wed, 03 Jun, 2015
Nine brains were found along a street in a New York village, but authorities say there’s nothing to fear.
Mon, 25 May, 2015
A handful of Miami Beach police officers sent hundreds of racially offensive and pornographic emails and possibly jeopardised dozens of criminal cases in which they are witnesses, the department’s chief said.
Sat, 16 May, 2015
One man ran naked through a Florida neighbourhood, tried to have sex with a tree, and told police he was the mythical god Thor.
Fri, 01 May, 2015
A US-bound passenger plane was forced to dump over 20 tonnes of fuel to make an emergency landing in Shannon, after a Miami barman got into a drunken rage after drinking a huge quantity of vodka on board, a court has heard.
Thu, 30 Apr, 2015
A 28-year-old American man has been fined €1,000 after a plane was forced to divert to Shannon Airport.
Wed, 29 Apr, 2015
A woman who bashed President Nicolas Maduro on the head with a mango has been promised a new house for her troubles in a surreal tropical tale that has gone viral in Venezuela.
Mon, 27 Apr, 2015
Rory McIlroy admitted he would need more of the same over the weekend after a second round 66 was not enough to move closer to leader Morgan Hoffmann in the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
Sat, 21 Mar, 2015
Daniel O’Donnell has spoken movingly of how he missed his mother Julia who was absent from her favourite chair when the family returned home from Christmas midnight Mass.
Wed, 07 Jan, 2015
Three people died and eight were injured in a crash that happened after a motorist hit a bear on a road in the Florida Everglades and stopped.
Mon, 08 Dec, 2014
Tommy Barker hears how a chance sing-song opened extraordinary doors for owner of this Waterville home.
Sat, 18 Oct, 2014
An American woman who has claimed she is the daughter of priest Fr Michael Cleary has said she will take a DNA test to prove she is his child.
Mon, 29 Sep, 2014
There was an increase in the number of passengers flying to and from Gatwick last month.
Mon, 14 Apr, 2014
Passengers were evacuated from a Florida-bound plane at Philadelphia International Airport after an apparent mechanical failure.
Thu, 13 Mar, 2014
At least six US airlines cancelled 47 flights to and from Mexico City and Toluca airports after the Popocatepetl volcano spewed ash, steam and glowing rocks.
Fri, 05 Jul, 2013
THE seventh Veronica Dunne International Singing Competition for young operatic talent finished triumphantly on Thursday night.
Wed, 06 Feb, 2013
Seamus Power’s PGA Tour dream will have to wait for at least another year after the West Waterford man fell at the penultimate stage of the dreaded Q School for the second year running.
Sat, 17 Nov, 2012
Back in April when it was scored most everyone agreed that Chris Forrester’s exquisite goal for St Patrick’s Athletic against Shamrock Rovers — a scooped lob which was as immaculate as it was audacious — would not be bettered in the Airtricity League this season.
Sat, 10 Nov, 2012
Tropical Storm Isaac churned across the Gulf of Mexico yesterday, disrupting US offshore energy production and threatening to hit Louisiana on the anniversary of the devastating Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
Tue, 28 Aug, 2012
A stomach virus has made nearly 100 passengers ill on a Princess Cruise Lines ship sailing from South Florida, as people on another of its liners complained of gastrointestinal illness.
Sun, 05 Feb, 2012
AN 84-year-old New York grandmother says she was injured and humiliated during a strip-search at a city airport.
Mon, 05 Dec, 2011
A freak October storm knocked out power to more than 3.1 million homes and businesses across north-east America, with close to 2ft of snow falling in some areas.
Mon, 31 Oct, 2011
Kenmare-born Australian expatriate Frank O’Shea reflects on a recent visit to Cobh aboard the cruise ship, the Dawn Princess.
Mon, 17 Oct, 2011
A Florida judge said former teen idol David Cassidy was expected to plead guilty or no contest to a drink-driving charge.
Wed, 19 Jan, 2011
DESPITE decades spent playing sober commanders and serious captains, Leslie Nielsen insisted that he was always made for comedy. He proved it in his career’s second act.
Tue, 30 Nov, 2010
THERE are just a couple of days to go before Crystal Ski ends the special package offers it initiated last year.
Sat, 27 Nov, 2010
IT’s any footballer’s dream – an opening game in the World Cup finals against Brazil. And that’s exactly what is in store for Ireland’s U17 Women’s team when they travel to Trinidad and Tobago next month.
Wed, 25 Aug, 2010
A strike by Spirit Airlines pilots has shut down the budget carrier, stranding thousands of travellers.
Sun, 13 Jun, 2010