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# chicago - Saturday 17 November, 2018

Schmidt's Ireland look to repeat 2016 feat by beating the All Blacks
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Schmidt's Ireland look to repeat 2016 feat by beating the All Blacks

Nov 17th 2018, 8:00 AM 28,459 Views 62 Comments

A thriller awaits at the Aviva Stadium this evening at 7pm.

# chicago - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

No 2016 grudging, just respect as All Blacks pitch up in Dublin
# Here And Now
From The42
# Here And Now

No 2016 grudging, just respect as All Blacks pitch up in Dublin

Nov 13th 2018, 8:46 PM 37,413 Views 27 Comments

‘You don’t need to dip into the past to find a desire to play and play well.’

# chicago - Monday 5 November, 2018

Ringrose and Aki show spark but Henshaw primed for return against Pumas
# Ringer
From The42
# Ringer

Ringrose and Aki show spark but Henshaw primed for return against Pumas

Nov 5th 2018, 2:33 PM 9,392 Views 20 Comments

Ireland’s centres combined well for Ringrose’s second-half try against Italy.

O'Mahony fully fit but Argentina Test 'might be too soon' for Kearney
# Doubt
From The42
# Doubt

O'Mahony fully fit but Argentina Test 'might be too soon' for Kearney

Nov 5th 2018, 8:01 AM 21,533 Views 28 Comments

Jordan Larmour’s performance in the 15 shirt in Chicago was reassuring for Joe Schmidt.

Fearless Jordan Larmour lifts off with scintillating Chicago hat-trick
# Belief
From The42
# Belief

Fearless Jordan Larmour lifts off with scintillating Chicago hat-trick

Nov 5th 2018, 7:00 AM 6,825 Views 26 Comments

The 21-year-old says no one in the Ireland squad fears the All Blacks.

Precious opportunity for Carbery and McGrath shows they're still learning
# Halfbacks
From The42
# Halfbacks

Precious opportunity for Carbery and McGrath shows they're still learning

Nov 5th 2018, 6:00 AM 8,113 Views 10 Comments

Joe Schmidt felt his halfbacks played ‘a little bit conservatively’ in the first half in Chicago.

# chicago - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Letter from Chicago: Larmour and Beirne big winners from week in the US
# Windy City
From The42
# Windy City

Letter from Chicago: Larmour and Beirne big winners from week in the US

Nov 4th 2018, 9:15 PM 9,482 Views 7 Comments

This year’s visit to the Windy City was very different to the clash with the All Blacks in 2016.

Ulsterman Addison hungry for more after Ireland debut in Chicago
# Versatile
From The42
# Versatile

Ulsterman Addison hungry for more after Ireland debut in Chicago

Nov 4th 2018, 8:15 PM 8,962 Views 18 Comments

The 26-year-old is pleased his move to Ulster is paying off.

'You get a double barrel shotgun, stick it on your foot and blow it off'
# Frustration
From The42
# Frustration

'You get a double barrel shotgun, stick it on your foot and blow it off'

Nov 4th 2018, 5:29 PM 19,345 Views 12 Comments

Conor O’Shea was deeply frustrated by how his Italy team started the second half against Ireland.

'I was thinking, ‘Am I ever going to get a cap?’' - Ireland's Ross Byrne
# Debut Day
From The42
# Debut Day

'I was thinking, ‘Am I ever going to get a cap?’' - Ireland's Ross Byrne

Nov 4th 2018, 2:22 PM 10,950 Views 21 Comments

The Leinster out-half came off the bench to help Joe Schmidt’s team beat Italy.

# chicago - Saturday 3 November, 2018

'He does remind you of a young Christian Cullen in what he can do'
# Hotshot
From The42
# Hotshot

'He does remind you of a young Christian Cullen in what he can do'

Nov 3rd 2018, 11:59 PM 20,648 Views 25 Comments

Jordan Larmour was the star of the show in Ireland’s eight-try win over Italy in Chicago.

Superb Larmour hat-trick helps Schmidt's Ireland to big win over Italy
# Dancing Feet
From The42
# Dancing Feet

Superb Larmour hat-trick helps Schmidt's Ireland to big win over Italy

Nov 3rd 2018, 9:59 PM 55,927 Views 144 Comments

Second row Tadhg Beirne also impressed on his first start at Test level.

As it happened: Ireland v Italy, November Tests
# Liveblog
From The42
# Liveblog

As it happened: Ireland v Italy, November Tests

Nov 3rd 2018, 7:08 PM 90,858 Views 76 Comments

It’s Saturday night and Joe Schmidt’s boys are in Chicago to open the new season. Keep track of it all here.

Murray's return to Ireland camp gives Schmidt 'food for thought'
# Up And Running
From The42
# Up And Running

Murray's return to Ireland camp gives Schmidt 'food for thought'

Nov 3rd 2018, 1:01 AM 11,450 Views 7 Comments

The scrum-half remains unlikely to feature for Ireland against the All Blacks.

# chicago - Friday 2 November, 2018

Munster man Tadhg Beirne's move home to Ireland already paying off
# Next Step
From The42
# Next Step

Munster man Tadhg Beirne's move home to Ireland already paying off

Nov 2nd 2018, 6:45 AM 10,822 Views 52 Comments

The 26-year-old will make his first start under Joe Schmidt against Italy tomorrow.

'We were the wingers on our U18 team... Jordan was 16 and tearing it up'
# Back Three Threat
From The42
# Back Three Threat

'We were the wingers on our U18 team... Jordan was 16 and tearing it up'

Nov 2nd 2018, 6:10 AM 8,937 Views 4 Comments

Jacob Stockdale is looking to keep up his scintillating try-scoring form for Ireland.

# chicago - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Beirne and Larmour get first starts in exciting Ireland team for Italy clash
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Beirne and Larmour get first starts in exciting Ireland team for Italy clash

Nov 1st 2018, 8:00 PM 36,868 Views 76 Comments

Joe Schmidt is set to hand Will Addison and Ross Byrne their debuts off the bench in Chicago.

McGrath's scrum-half nod, Larmour's shot at 15 and Ireland's back row ballast
# Talking Points
From The42
# Talking Points

McGrath's scrum-half nod, Larmour's shot at 15 and Ireland's back row ballast

Nov 1st 2018, 7:27 PM 11,301 Views 7 Comments

With Joe Schmidt naming an experimental team, opportunity knocks at Soldier Field.

Carbery set to steer the Ireland ship from 10 after settling in at Munster
# Playmaker
From The42
# Playmaker

Carbery set to steer the Ireland ship from 10 after settling in at Munster

Nov 1st 2018, 6:30 AM 12,763 Views 5 Comments

The out-half turns 23 today in Chicago as Joe Schmidt’s side prepare to face Italy.

# chicago - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Ruddock to captain Ireland as Chicago clash offers important opportunities
# Stepping Up
From The42
# Stepping Up

Ruddock to captain Ireland as Chicago clash offers important opportunities

Oct 31st 2018, 3:12 PM 29,727 Views 8 Comments

The halfback positions are one of the most interesting areas ahead of the clash against Italy.

'Even if Johnny Sexton isn't here, Ireland are a very good team'
# Italian View
From The42
# Italian View

'Even if Johnny Sexton isn't here, Ireland are a very good team'

Oct 31st 2018, 10:00 AM 9,578 Views 7 Comments

Conor O’Shea’s Italy have named an understrength side but come into the Chicago clash in a positive place.

'People have their own opinions. You can't hide from it... I have thick skin'
# One Year On
From The42
# One Year On

'People have their own opinions. You can't hide from it... I have thick skin'

Oct 31st 2018, 6:00 AM 8,098 Views 11 Comments

Bundee Aki made his debut for Ireland last November and has become a vital cog in Joe Schmidt’s machine since.

# chicago - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Ireland injury concerns ease ahead of Schmidt's delayed arrival in Chicago
# Stateside
From The42
# Stateside

Ireland injury concerns ease ahead of Schmidt's delayed arrival in Chicago

Oct 30th 2018, 8:01 PM 25,720 Views 9 Comments

The Ireland head coach has remained in Ireland to work with his senior players in the early part of this week.

Letter from Chicago: Schmidt's Ireland arrive as Warriors show world-class quality
# Fond Memories
From The42
# Fond Memories

Letter from Chicago: Schmidt's Ireland arrive as Warriors show world-class quality

Oct 30th 2018, 6:30 AM 38,117 Views 28 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s side are back where they famously beat the All Blacks in 2016.

# chicago - Friday 5 October, 2018

White cop found guilty for fatal shooting of black teenager in Chicago
# Justice For Laquan
# Justice For Laquan

White cop found guilty for fatal shooting of black teenager in Chicago

Oct 5th 2018, 11:50 PM 20,782 Views 33 Comments

Jason Van Dyke fired 16 bullets into 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.

# chicago - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Did Kim K copy Urban Decay with her new Cherry Blossom makeup collection? Let's investigate
# Kkw Beauty
From The Daily Edge
# Kkw Beauty

Did Kim K copy Urban Decay with her new Cherry Blossom makeup collection? Let's investigate

Sep 12th 2018, 5:00 PM 4,758 Views 0 Comments

Get your magnifying glass out.

# chicago - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Police officer goes on trial over fatal shooting of black teen
# Chicago
# Chicago

Police officer goes on trial over fatal shooting of black teen

Sep 5th 2018, 3:41 PM 12,538 Views 0 Comments

The incident had led to months of protests.

# chicago - Monday 6 August, 2018

44 shot, five killed in a night of gun violence in Chicago
# Shooting Sprees
# Shooting Sprees

44 shot, five killed in a night of gun violence in Chicago

Aug 6th 2018, 10:56 AM 53,770 Views 206 Comments

Ten of the shootings took place in the space of just three hours.

# chicago - Monday 16 July, 2018

Chicago police release body camera footage of man fatally shot by officers
# Shooting
# Shooting

Chicago police release body camera footage of man fatally shot by officers

Jul 16th 2018, 9:16 AM 50,933 Views 80 Comments

Protesters angry about the killing took to the streets on Saturday in a city that’s struggled with police shootings.

# chicago - Monday 11 June, 2018

Transatlantic flight diverted to Shannon after apparent bomb threat
# Chicago
# Chicago

Transatlantic flight diverted to Shannon after apparent bomb threat

Jun 11th 2018, 4:02 PM 26,548 Views 4 Comments

United Airlines flight UA-971 was travelling from Rome to Chicago.

# chicago - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Ireland to return to Soldier Field in November for clash with Conor O'Shea's Italy
# The Rugby Weekend
From The42
# The Rugby Weekend

Ireland to return to Soldier Field in November for clash with Conor O'Shea's Italy

May 15th 2018, 7:00 PM 9,891 Views 13 Comments

The Six Nations teams will form one part of a triple-header set for the NFL ground.

# chicago - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Can children's books help kids fight climate change?
# Beasts At Bedtime
# Beasts At Bedtime

Can children's books help kids fight climate change?

May 12th 2018, 9:00 PM 8,041 Views 9 Comments

We spoke to the author of a new book on the topic.

# chicago - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

Chicago man - who spent 22 years in prison for murder - declared innocent
# Exonerated
# Exonerated

Chicago man - who spent 22 years in prison for murder - declared innocent

May 1st 2018, 6:54 AM 31,423 Views 33 Comments

Anthony Jakes said: “I wish my grandmother and my mother were here to celebrate this with me.”

# chicago - Saturday 14 April, 2018

Three dead in the US after spread of synthetic cannabis laced with rat poison
# Chicago
# Chicago

Three dead in the US after spread of synthetic cannabis laced with rat poison

Apr 14th 2018, 11:00 AM 14,058 Views 61 Comments

A number of other people have also been hospitalised by the contaminated drug, with symptoms such as coughing up blood and internal bleeding.

# chicago - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Aviation security officer fired for dragging man from plane is suing United Airlines
# Chicago
# Chicago

Aviation security officer fired for dragging man from plane is suing United Airlines

Apr 12th 2018, 8:15 AM 24,593 Views 38 Comments

Long was fired in August after the incident.

# chicago - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Chicago police officer given 5 years in prison for shooting car full of 5 teenagers
# Shooting
# Shooting

Chicago police officer given 5 years in prison for shooting car full of 5 teenagers

Nov 21st 2017, 10:27 AM 24,002 Views 55 Comments

Marco Proano said he fired to protect a teen hanging out of the window of the car.

# chicago - Thursday 7 September, 2017

United Airlines won't be punished after passenger dragged off overcrowded plane
# Chicago
# Chicago

United Airlines won't be punished after passenger dragged off overcrowded plane

Sep 7th 2017, 7:30 AM 26,103 Views 32 Comments

The video of David Dao being yanked from his seat and dragged down the aisle was viewed millions of times.

# chicago - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Irish woman on J1 in Chicago didn't recognise Leo Varadkar when he walked into her restaurant
# It's Himself
# It's Himself

Irish woman on J1 in Chicago didn't recognise Leo Varadkar when he walked into her restaurant

Aug 15th 2017, 9:58 AM 76,861 Views 123 Comments

Emma Kelly and a friend then posed for a “painfully awkward” picture with the Taoiseach.

# chicago - Saturday 5 August, 2017

University professor and Oxford employee arrested over Chicago murder
# Manhunt
# Manhunt

University professor and Oxford employee arrested over Chicago murder

Aug 5th 2017, 10:54 AM 15,630 Views 7 Comments

There had been a nationwide manhunt in the US for the two men.

# chicago - Thursday 3 August, 2017

'Armed and dangerous': Oxford University worker and US professor wanted over Chicago murder
# Murder Investigation
# Murder Investigation

'Armed and dangerous': Oxford University worker and US professor wanted over Chicago murder

Aug 3rd 2017, 7:52 AM 22,935 Views 4 Comments

Police have alerted law enforcements around the US that the pair should be considered armed and dangerous.