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# boston - Saturday 30 October, 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 17,813 Views 4 Comments

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

# boston - Saturday 2 October, 2021

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 20,248 Views 5 Comments

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

# boston - Saturday 19 June, 2021

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 28,657 Views 7 Comments

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

# boston - Friday 8 January, 2021

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 79,980 Views 69 Comments

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

# boston - Saturday 22 August, 2020

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 5,377 Views 0 Comments

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

# boston - Saturday 14 March, 2020

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 3,638 Views 0 Comments

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

# boston - Saturday 17 August, 2019

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 17,188 Views 4 Comments

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

# boston - Sunday 24 February, 2019

'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 10,318 Views 0 Comments

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

# boston - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

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 11,730 Views 3 Comments

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

# boston - Monday 12 November, 2018

'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 21,816 Views 12 Comments

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

# boston - Friday 9 November, 2018

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 8,160 Views 9 Comments

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

# boston - Thursday 1 November, 2018

'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 10,487 Views 21 Comments

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

# boston - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

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 3,876 Views 3 Comments

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

# boston - Friday 14 September, 2018

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 35,766 Views 16 Comments

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

# boston - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

'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 10,099 Views 5 Comments

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

# boston - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

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 25,028 Views 157 Comments

Law had been sick and was recently hospitalised in Rome.

# boston - Sunday 20 August, 2017

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 25,741 Views 158 Comments

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

# boston - Thursday 3 August, 2017

'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 69,821 Views 77 Comments

Michelle Carter urged her boyfriend to kill himself.

# boston - Monday 31 July, 2017

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 33,473 Views 3 Comments

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

# boston - Monday 3 July, 2017

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 15,822 Views 29 Comments

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

# boston - Saturday 1 July, 2017

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 41,757 Views 61 Comments

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

# boston - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

'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 55,408 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.

# boston - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

'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 37,293 Views 0 Comments

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

# boston - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

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 29,619 Views 5 Comments

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

# boston - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

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 22,816 Views 0 Comments

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

# boston - Monday 8 May, 2017

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 32,949 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.

# boston - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

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 19,472 Views 42 Comments

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

# boston - Monday 13 March, 2017

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

Snowstorm changes Enda Kenny's US plans

Mar 13th 2017, 7:03 PM 26,783 Views 42 Comments

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

# boston - Saturday 11 March, 2017

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 15,534 Views 134 Comments

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

# boston - Friday 27 January, 2017

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 6,705 Views 3 Comments

G’wan lads.

# boston - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

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 48,586 Views 29 Comments

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

# boston - Saturday 17 December, 2016

'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 9,188 Views 3 Comments

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

# boston - Monday 5 December, 2016

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 29,195 Views 44 Comments

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

# boston - Friday 2 December, 2016

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 20,801 Views 40 Comments

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

# boston - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

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 7,314 Views 19 Comments

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

# boston - Saturday 13 August, 2016

'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 31,433 Views 0 Comments

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

# boston - Monday 25 July, 2016

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 11,976 Views 8 Comments

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

# boston - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Bernie Sanders is not happy about a planned Cork to Boston flight route
# Outsourcing Labour
# Outsourcing Labour

Bernie Sanders is not happy about a planned Cork to Boston flight route

May 10th 2016, 9:02 AM 40,878 Views 83 Comments

The White House hopeful thinks plans to allow Norwegian Airlines International operate the route would be bad for employees on both sides of the Atlantic.

# boston - Monday 18 April, 2016

Pics: Boston bombing survivor completes marathon with prosthetic blade
# Running Strong
# Running Strong

Pics: Boston bombing survivor completes marathon with prosthetic blade

Apr 18th 2016, 10:34 PM 15,398 Views 19 Comments

Patrick Downes completed the course in five hours, 56 minutes and 46 seconds.

# boston - Thursday 31 March, 2016

13-year-old boy arrested after leading police on car chase
# Boston
# Boston

13-year-old boy arrested after leading police on car chase

Mar 31st 2016, 9:42 PM 11,753 Views 16 Comments

He kept going until he crashed a stolen SUV into another vehicle.

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