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# boston - This year 2022

Three charged in prison death of notorious Boston mobster Whitey Bulger
# Whitey Bulger
# Whitey Bulger

Three charged in prison death of notorious Boston mobster Whitey Bulger

Aug 19th 2022, 7:52 AM 32,264 Views 8 Comments

The 89-year-old was serving out a life sentence for a string of brutal crimes when he was attacked and killed.

Larry Donnelly: Are we seeing rays of hope for Democrats?
# US Politics
# US Politics

Larry Donnelly: Are we seeing rays of hope for Democrats?

Aug 6th 2022, 8:00 PM 29,202 Views 25 Comments

Our columnist says surprising abortion votes and the fact that Republicans have an issue with Trump could sway things for Democrats.

Thousands of flights cancelled as powerful storm slams into eastern US
# Bomb Cyclone
# Bomb Cyclone

Thousands of flights cancelled as powerful storm slams into eastern US

Updated Jan 29th 2022, 3:20 PM 49,065 Views 12 Comments

With blizzard warnings in effect, cities like New York and Boston bore the brunt of the storm.

# boston - Last year 2021

Larry Donnelly: What might Tuesday’s elections in the US hold in store?
# US Politics
# US Politics

Larry Donnelly: What might Tuesday’s elections in the US hold in store?

Oct 30th 2021, 8:00 PM 18,039 Views 4 Comments

Voters in a number of states and municipalities will choose officials to represent them at a range of different levels.

Larry Donnelly: 'I felt my late father was telling me to reconnect with old friends'
# Back To Boston
# Back To Boston

Larry Donnelly: 'I felt my late father was telling me to reconnect with old friends'

Oct 2nd 2021, 7:00 PM 20,792 Views 5 Comments

Our columnist finally returns to his home town of Boston after the post-Covid travel ban is lifted.

Larry Donnelly: Donegal takes a strident stand for justice over mica with Boston at its back
# Mica Protests
# Mica Protests

Larry Donnelly: Donegal takes a strident stand for justice over mica with Boston at its back

Jun 19th 2021, 8:00 PM 28,746 Views 7 Comments

The Donegal diaspora in the US is mobilising in support of homeowners seeking compensation for mica damage to their homes.

Irish-speaking Boston mayor nominated as Biden's labour secretary
# Marty Walsh
# Marty Walsh

Irish-speaking Boston mayor nominated as Biden's labour secretary

Updated Jan 8th 2021, 9:14 PM 80,133 Views 69 Comments

Biden says he considered nominating Bernie Sanders for the Cabinet position.

# boston - All time

Raptors rip Nets apart and Boston hold off 76ers for 3-0 NBA playoff leads
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Raptors rip Nets apart and Boston hold off 76ers for 3-0 NBA playoff leads

Aug 22nd 2020, 8:57 AM 5,396 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, the ‘incredible’ Kawhi Leonard sparkled for the Clippers.

September date set for postponed Boston Marathon
# Pushed Back
From The42
# Pushed Back

September date set for postponed Boston Marathon

Mar 14th 2020, 5:23 PM 3,666 Views 0 Comments

The Boston event follows London in rescheduling the landmark race until after summer.

Wexford heavyweight Niall Kennedy suffers first defeat of his career in Boston against Vargas
# Boom Boom Baz
From The42
# Boom Boom Baz

Wexford heavyweight Niall Kennedy suffers first defeat of his career in Boston against Vargas

Aug 17th 2019, 10:42 PM 17,237 Views 4 Comments

The Garda came up short against former American Olympic team captain Devin Vargas in Boston.

'It'd be a great opportunity for the provinces to build their brand in the States'
# Shipping Up To Boston
From The42
# Shipping Up To Boston

'It'd be a great opportunity for the provinces to build their brand in the States'

Feb 24th 2019, 9:00 AM 10,338 Views 0 Comments

The New England Free Jacks will host the four Irish provinces’ A teams in March and April.

Boston-based O'Donnell will be in action for Clare this weekend
# Comeback
From The42
# Comeback

Boston-based O'Donnell will be in action for Clare this weekend

Nov 14th 2018, 6:00 AM 11,767 Views 3 Comments

The 24-year-old is set to play at Fenway Park as the Banner look to retain their title.

'Why are they trying to grow the game across the world? Grow it in Ireland first.'
# The Future Of Hurling
From The42
# The Future Of Hurling

'Why are they trying to grow the game across the world? Grow it in Ireland first.'

Nov 12th 2018, 5:32 PM 21,864 Views 12 Comments

Carlow’s Paul Coady on the frustrations and worries for those away from the hurling elite.

Provinces' A teams will travel to the US for new development fixtures next year From The42

Provinces' A teams will travel to the US for new development fixtures next year

Nov 9th 2018, 5:50 PM 8,180 Views 9 Comments

The IRFU has partnered with the Boston-based New England Free Jacks.

'Many still don't know where loved ones are buried': Irish abuse conference happening in Boston
# Magdalene Laundries
# Magdalene Laundries

'Many still don't know where loved ones are buried': Irish abuse conference happening in Boston

Nov 1st 2018, 3:00 PM 10,508 Views 21 Comments

Minister Katherine Zappone will deliver a keynote speech at the event which is exploring adoption and institutional abuses.

WBO champion Saunders refused licence for fight in Boston in the wake of failed doping test
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

WBO champion Saunders refused licence for fight in Boston in the wake of failed doping test

Oct 10th 2018, 9:04 AM 3,903 Views 3 Comments

Billy Joe Saunders was due to fight Demetrius Andrade on 20 October.

At least one dead as fires and explosions erupt in multiple US towns near Boston
# Gas Explosions
# Gas Explosions

At least one dead as fires and explosions erupt in multiple US towns near Boston

Sep 14th 2018, 7:49 AM 35,781 Views 16 Comments

Is is thought an “over-pressurised” gas line is to blame.

'We have the highest regard for Diarmuid' - Dublin door not closed for Connolly
# An Irishman Abroad
From The42
# An Irishman Abroad

'We have the highest regard for Diarmuid' - Dublin door not closed for Connolly

Sep 4th 2018, 8:30 AM 10,122 Views 5 Comments

The star forward last lined out for Dublin in a league game in February.

Disgraced Boston cardinal at the centre of Spotlight case dies
# Spotlight
# Spotlight

Disgraced Boston cardinal at the centre of Spotlight case dies

Dec 20th 2017, 7:05 AM 25,055 Views 182 Comments

Law had been sick and was recently hospitalised in Rome.

Multiple arrests as thousands join anti-racism march in Boston
# Arrests
# Arrests

Multiple arrests as thousands join anti-racism march in Boston

Aug 20th 2017, 7:48 AM 25,785 Views 197 Comments

Just dozens of people turned out for the official right-wing event.

'Where was her humanity?' US woman (20) to serve 15 months in jail over boyfriend's suicide
# Michelle Carter
# Michelle Carter

'Where was her humanity?' US woman (20) to serve 15 months in jail over boyfriend's suicide

Aug 3rd 2017, 9:41 PM 69,876 Views 77 Comments

Michelle Carter urged her boyfriend to kill himself.

Eight-year-old Irish boy dies in the US after getting trapped under boat
# Massachusetts
# Massachusetts

Eight-year-old Irish boy dies in the US after getting trapped under boat

Jul 31st 2017, 9:42 PM 33,560 Views 3 Comments

The family is returning to Ireland and the funeral will be held on Thursday morning.

Boston taxi driver injures 10 after stepping on accelerator rather than brake by mistake
# Logan Airport
# Logan Airport

Boston taxi driver injures 10 after stepping on accelerator rather than brake by mistake

Jul 3rd 2017, 8:30 PM 15,839 Views 29 Comments

The incident has been attributed to ‘operator error’ with authorities saying it does not appear to be an intentional act.

First-ever Cork to Boston flight takes off
# Norwegian Air
# Norwegian Air

First-ever Cork to Boston flight takes off

Jul 1st 2017, 4:32 PM 41,788 Views 61 Comments

The new service will operate on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

'Don't open your door' - things have just gotten very, very real for illegal Irish in the US
# Not Messing Around
# Not Messing Around

'Don't open your door' - things have just gotten very, very real for illegal Irish in the US

Jun 21st 2017, 12:05 AM 55,444 Views 0 Comments

Under Donald Trump’s presidency, US customs officials are directly targeting undocumented immigrants like Donegal man John Cunningham who seems set to be deported.

'A great deal of fear' in Irish-American community after man arrested in Boston on immigration offences
# Undocumented Irish
# Undocumented Irish

'A great deal of fear' in Irish-American community after man arrested in Boston on immigration offences

Jun 20th 2017, 4:23 PM 37,317 Views 0 Comments

John Cunningham was arrested on Friday for living illegally in the US.

Everyone is taking the piss out of this Irish-American's angry comment on what it means to be Irish
# Iresplaining
From The Daily Edge
# Iresplaining

Everyone is taking the piss out of this Irish-American's angry comment on what it means to be Irish

Jun 6th 2017, 12:16 PM 29,762 Views 5 Comments

“It seems you’ve forgotten true Irish pride.”

Suspected killer of engaged Boston doctors is charged while lying in his hospital bed
# Long Arm Of The Law
# Long Arm Of The Law

Suspected killer of engaged Boston doctors is charged while lying in his hospital bed

May 9th 2017, 7:26 AM 22,828 Views 0 Comments

Bampumim Teixeira was shot by police in the luxury apartment where the doctors were killed.

Two doctors found dead at Boston apartment 'probably knew their killer'
# Engaged Couple
# Engaged Couple

Two doctors found dead at Boston apartment 'probably knew their killer'

May 8th 2017, 7:30 AM 32,960 Views 0 Comments

Police found the bodies of Dr Lina Bolanos and Dr Richard Field after responding to a report of a man with a gun.

Adidas sorry for email praising those who 'survived' Boston Marathon
# Apology
# Apology

Adidas sorry for email praising those who 'survived' Boston Marathon

Apr 19th 2017, 7:49 AM 19,496 Views 42 Comments

On social media, customers quickly reminded the company about the real survivors of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.

Snowstorm changes Enda Kenny's US plans
# Cancelled Events
# Cancelled Events

Snowstorm changes Enda Kenny's US plans

Mar 13th 2017, 7:03 PM 26,863 Views 42 Comments

An event honouring John F Kennedy in Boston is among those to have been cancelled.

Gay army veterans WILL be allowed to march in Boston St Patrick's Day parade
# Outvets
# Outvets

Gay army veterans WILL be allowed to march in Boston St Patrick's Day parade

Mar 11th 2017, 9:42 AM 15,553 Views 134 Comments

Children’s Minister Katherine Zappone said yesterday she would not take part in the parade.

Legendary Dublin pub McDaids actually pops up in Ben Affleck’s Gone Baby Gone
# Represent
From The Daily Edge
# Represent

Legendary Dublin pub McDaids actually pops up in Ben Affleck’s Gone Baby Gone

Jan 27th 2017, 2:05 PM 6,747 Views 3 Comments

G’wan lads.

Here's what $20 million hidden under a bed looks like
# Cash Pile
# Cash Pile

Here's what $20 million hidden under a bed looks like

Jan 24th 2017, 12:09 PM 48,607 Views 26 Comments

A man has been charged in connection with an alleged pyramid scheme.

'Irishman dies from stubbornness, whiskey': This man's brilliant obituary is going viral
# Legend
From The Daily Edge
# Legend

'Irishman dies from stubbornness, whiskey': This man's brilliant obituary is going viral

Dec 17th 2016, 3:01 PM 9,210 Views 3 Comments

“Absolut vodka and Simply Orange companies are devastated by the loss of Connors.”

Flights between Cork and the US will start at €65 one-way
# Norwegian Would
# Norwegian Would

Flights between Cork and the US will start at €65 one-way

Dec 5th 2016, 9:41 AM 29,224 Views 44 Comments

Norwegian Air International and Wow Air are both expected to start transatlantic flights from Cork to nine US cities in 2017.

Transatlantic flights from Cork finally get the go-ahead
# Boston And New York
# Boston And New York

Transatlantic flights from Cork finally get the go-ahead

Dec 2nd 2016, 11:13 PM 20,912 Views 40 Comments

The US Department of Transportation has granted a permit to Norwegian Air International after several delays.

Pro12 to continue 'very positive' USA expansion discussions
# New Frontiers
From The42
# New Frontiers

Pro12 to continue 'very positive' USA expansion discussions

Aug 24th 2016, 1:00 AM 7,354 Views 19 Comments

Managing director Martin Anayi is in favour of reducing the number of games in the league.

'Default judgment' made against Aisling Brady McCarthy for failing to respond to court papers
# Boston
# Boston

'Default judgment' made against Aisling Brady McCarthy for failing to respond to court papers

Aug 13th 2016, 8:27 PM 31,490 Views 0 Comments

McCarthy failed to respond to papers served on her last month.

Woman who lost leg in Boston Marathon bombing climbs 19,000ft mountain
# Volcan Cayambe
# Volcan Cayambe

Woman who lost leg in Boston Marathon bombing climbs 19,000ft mountain

Jul 25th 2016, 9:33 PM 11,998 Views 8 Comments

The professional ballroom dancer lost a leg in the 2013 attacks.

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