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# profile - Sunday 24 December, 2017

The multi-millionaire former Ireland U21 international leading the Waterford revolution
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The multi-millionaire former Ireland U21 international leading the Waterford revolution

Dec 24th 2017, 4:00 PM 23,048 Views 12 Comments

Lee Power chats to The42 about a memorable but bittersweet 2017.

# profile - Monday 11 December, 2017

New York subway attack: Suspect came to US in 2011 and was inspired by Islamic State
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New York subway attack: Suspect came to US in 2011 and was inspired by Islamic State

Dec 11th 2017, 10:13 PM 18,955 Views 52 Comments

The man set off a crude pipe bomb strapped to his body earlier today in a crowded subway corridor near Times Square.

# profile - Sunday 12 November, 2017

After years in the footballing wilderness, Ireland's hero last night is finally getting due recognition
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After years in the footballing wilderness, Ireland's hero last night is finally getting due recognition

Nov 12th 2017, 8:35 AM 12,907 Views 8 Comments

Darren Randolph was deservedly named man of the match in Copenhagen.

# profile - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Can one of the world's best footballers silence the Aviva again?
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Can one of the world's best footballers silence the Aviva again?

Jun 11th 2017, 6:59 AM 5,088 Views 5 Comments

David Alaba will be hoping to inspire his side against Ireland, having made the difference in previous games.

# profile - Friday 2 June, 2017

From poisoned chalice to top of the table, is Leo Varadkar now destined to be Taoiseach?
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From poisoned chalice to top of the table, is Leo Varadkar now destined to be Taoiseach?

Jun 2nd 2017, 9:10 PM 32,531 Views 100 Comments

The Social Protection Minister could succeed Enda Kenny as leader of Fine Gael … and the country.

# profile - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

"Adam says to me 'You have MS mum, but I’ve got to wear glasses'"
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"Adam says to me 'You have MS mum, but I’ve got to wear glasses'"

May 31st 2017, 6:15 AM 18,878 Views 8 Comments

“I’ll stand up in Leinster House tomorrow and be announced as a person with MS – but that’s such a tiny bit of who I am.”

# profile - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

'Such an unlikely person' - who was Manchester bomber Salman Abedi?
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'Such an unlikely person' - who was Manchester bomber Salman Abedi?

May 24th 2017, 9:03 AM 82,384 Views 212 Comments

22-year-old Abedi, a business degree dropout, was the suicide bomber who killed at least 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester on Monday night.

# profile - Friday 24 March, 2017

London attacker: A 52-year-old violent criminal with a number of aliases
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# Khalid Masood

London attacker: A 52-year-old violent criminal with a number of aliases

Mar 24th 2017, 7:45 AM 15,020 Views 41 Comments

The attacker had never been convicted of terrorism officers was not the subject of investigations.

# profile - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Benayoun, Ben Haim, Arveladze and Cruyff: Who are Dundalk's opponents Maccabi Tel Aviv?
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Benayoun, Ben Haim, Arveladze and Cruyff: Who are Dundalk's opponents Maccabi Tel Aviv?

Sep 29th 2016, 7:30 AM 7,566 Views 8 Comments

Dundalk take on the Israeli side later this evening in the Europa League.

# profile - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Dark knight of lobbyists: Who is Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign chairman?
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Dark knight of lobbyists: Who is Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign chairman?

Aug 21st 2016, 9:45 AM 7,982 Views 21 Comments

He’s a formidable Republican strategist who spent years lobbying for dictators.

# profile - Sunday 17 July, 2016

Nice attacker was a "conceited" loner with tendencies towards violence and depression
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Nice attacker was a "conceited" loner with tendencies towards violence and depression

Jul 17th 2016, 11:08 AM 18,936 Views 116 Comments

Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel killed 84 people on Thursday.

# profile - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Zlatan Ibrahimovic - Towering winner with ego to match
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic - Towering winner with ego to match

Jun 30th 2016, 8:02 PM 5,237 Views 8 Comments

The player announced today that he would be joining Manchester United.

# profile - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Seamus Power: The 'next man up' for Irish golf at the Olympics
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Seamus Power: The 'next man up' for Irish golf at the Olympics

Jun 29th 2016, 1:50 PM 8,040 Views 6 Comments

The Waterford native is next in line for a call up to the Irish Olympic squad.

# profile - Sunday 26 June, 2016

From United reject to Irish hero: The fall and rise of Robbie Brady
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From United reject to Irish hero: The fall and rise of Robbie Brady

Jun 26th 2016, 7:00 AM 6,112 Views 9 Comments

The Dubliner scored the only goal as Ireland earned a historic victory over Italy on Wednesday.

# profile - Friday 17 June, 2016

Suspect in British MP killing 'quiet loner with ties to extremists'
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Suspect in British MP killing 'quiet loner with ties to extremists'

Jun 17th 2016, 12:22 PM 22,719 Views 79 Comments

Thomas Mair allegedly had ties to white supremacists and battled mental illness.

# profile - Monday 13 June, 2016

Roy Keane still at war with a world he can't understand
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Roy Keane still at war with a world he can't understand

Jun 13th 2016, 8:35 AM 9,508 Views 24 Comments

Keane’s recent broadside against his own players will not have chairmen rushing to the phones any time soon

# profile - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Never heard of Callum O'Dowda? Here's what you need to know about Ireland's new boy
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Never heard of Callum O'Dowda? Here's what you need to know about Ireland's new boy

May 12th 2016, 1:26 PM 16,300 Views 10 Comments

The winger has been performing well with the U21s.

# profile - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

How Claudio Ranieri and Leicester renewed our faith in football
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How Claudio Ranieri and Leicester renewed our faith in football

May 3rd 2016, 8:00 AM 23,370 Views 30 Comments

Leicester were crowned Premier League champions for the first time ever last night.

# profile - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

The Rocket reckons he will be world's best but who is snooker's latest sensation?
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The Rocket reckons he will be world's best but who is snooker's latest sensation?

Apr 26th 2016, 5:15 PM 9,958 Views 3 Comments

Kyren Wilson has made a big impression at The Crucible.

# profile - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Anthony Joshua: The man who would be king
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Anthony Joshua: The man who would be king

Apr 9th 2016, 5:28 PM 7,839 Views 12 Comments

The heavyweight hopes to take the world title and his place in British boxing history tonight.

# profile - Monday 25 January, 2016

People have been revealing the difference between Tinder and real life with gas results
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People have been revealing the difference between Tinder and real life with gas results

Jan 25th 2016, 7:43 PM 12,509 Views 0 Comments

Truth.

# profile - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Who is the man that Conor McGregor looks set to face next?
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Who is the man that Conor McGregor looks set to face next?

Dec 20th 2015, 8:49 PM 16,046 Views 12 Comments

It appears that UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will be McGregor’s first opponent in 2016.

# profile - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Who is the man planning to dash Ireland's Euro 2016 dreams and how did he rescue Bosnia's chances?
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Who is the man planning to dash Ireland's Euro 2016 dreams and how did he rescue Bosnia's chances?

Nov 12th 2015, 11:37 AM 3,186 Views 0 Comments

Mehmed Baždarević has turned his country’s fortunes around in the space of 12 months.

# profile - Friday 2 October, 2015

Oregon school shooter asked students to state their religion before opening fire
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Oregon school shooter asked students to state their religion before opening fire

Oct 2nd 2015, 12:23 PM 47,906 Views 151 Comments

Chris Harper-Mercer was shot dead by police after 9 people were killed at Umpqua Community College.

# profile - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

The injury that made Victor Matfield an accidental Springboks superstar
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The injury that made Victor Matfield an accidental Springboks superstar

Sep 15th 2015, 8:00 AM 8,013 Views 1 Comment

Can this talismanic figure inspire a Boks win on English soil?

# profile - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

What should Munster fans expect from new signing Mark Chisholm?
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What should Munster fans expect from new signing Mark Chisholm?

Aug 5th 2015, 2:56 PM 8,865 Views 12 Comments

The former Wallaby offers a wealth of experience, leadership, work-rate and lineout skills.

# profile - Friday 17 July, 2015

All-Irelands, Allstars, weddings and Junior certs - Wexford star reveals all
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All-Irelands, Allstars, weddings and Junior certs - Wexford star reveals all

Jul 17th 2015, 5:17 PM 8,624 Views 2 Comments

Mary Leacy is one of Wexford’s most decorated players.

# profile - Thursday 9 July, 2015

'He's a better man, a bigger man' - Spotlight on Tipperary star Séamus Callanan
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'He's a better man, a bigger man' - Spotlight on Tipperary star Séamus Callanan

Jul 9th 2015, 5:30 PM 7,352 Views 1 Comment

Premier County sharpshooter has developed into one of hurling’s most lethal forwards.

# profile - Friday 27 March, 2015

Graham Dwyer: Secrets shrouded in the busy life of a father, husband and architect
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Graham Dwyer: Secrets shrouded in the busy life of a father, husband and architect

Mar 27th 2015, 11:00 PM 60,105 Views 59 Comments

We got glimpses into the man’s character and interests – both known and hidden.

# profile - Monday 29 December, 2014

How does a German master brewer wind up in the rolling hills of Wicklow?
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How does a German master brewer wind up in the rolling hills of Wicklow?

Dec 29th 2014, 8:15 AM 12,920 Views 9 Comments

Profile: By the end of the decade, it’s hoped around 500 people will be employed in Irish micro-breweries. Mathis Korme is the country’s latest brew-master…

# profile - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

The Irish government is asking for more and more user data from Facebook
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The Irish government is asking for more and more user data from Facebook

Nov 5th 2014, 9:13 AM 14,651 Views 43 Comments

The growth in requests is more than double the global average.

# profile - Monday 28 July, 2014

The Callely Controversies: From Fianna Fáil favourite to five months in prison
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The Callely Controversies: From Fianna Fáil favourite to five months in prison

Jul 28th 2014, 2:00 PM 14,039 Views 57 Comments

The former Fianna Fáil minister has been jailed for five months. But why has he proved such a controversial figure over the years?

# profile - Friday 11 July, 2014

What can Ulster expect from new South African signing Louis Ludik?
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What can Ulster expect from new South African signing Louis Ludik?

Jul 11th 2014, 8:30 AM 5,830 Views 4 Comments

Former Agen teammate Denis Fogarty and South African sports journalist Gareth Duncan explain.

# profile - Friday 23 May, 2014

Mourad Boudjellal a controversial figure, but driven by his love for Toulon
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Mourad Boudjellal a controversial figure, but driven by his love for Toulon

May 23rd 2014, 3:44 PM 3,208 Views 0 Comments

The multi-millionaire may antagonise rugby fans, but his dedication to RCT is never in doubt.

# profile - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Frances Fitzgerald: From social worker to Justice Minister
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Frances Fitzgerald: From social worker to Justice Minister

May 8th 2014, 11:15 AM 21,692 Views 68 Comments

Here’s a profile of what you need to know about her background and political experience.

# profile - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Explainer: What's the deal with Twitter's profile redesign?
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Explainer: What's the deal with Twitter's profile redesign?

Feb 12th 2014, 11:45 AM 7,106 Views 1 Comment

After launching a redesigned home page last month, why does Twitter want to make profile pages look more like Facebook?

# profile - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Irish soldiers ‘trained, ready, focussed and looking forward’ to Syria mission
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Irish soldiers ‘trained, ready, focussed and looking forward’ to Syria mission

Aug 25th 2013, 7:48 PM 25,613 Views 167 Comments

TheJournal.ie sits down with Captain James O’Hara to discuss his imminent deployment to the Golan Heights.

# profile - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Hard work finally pays off for one of Ireland's greatest athletes
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Hard work finally pays off for one of Ireland's greatest athletes

Aug 14th 2013, 1:04 PM 2,527 Views 8 Comments

Rob Heffernan gets the medal he so richly deserved after years of dedication and close calls.

# profile - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

RTÉ contributed €384 million to Irish economy in one year
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RTÉ contributed €384 million to Irish economy in one year

Apr 10th 2013, 4:35 PM 7,844 Views 79 Comments

An independent report also found that RTÉ reduced its operating costs by €87 million between 2008 and 2011.

# profile - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Oscar Pistorius profile: the inspirational 'Blade Runner'
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Oscar Pistorius profile: the inspirational 'Blade Runner'

Feb 14th 2013, 12:16 PM 10,824 Views 15 Comments

The South African athlete is one of the world’s most recognisable sportsmen.