Ireland

Sports

Conor McGregor Under Investigation for Sex Assault: Report

The 'New York Times' says the MMA star was arrested in January and remains under investigation. McGregor announced his retirement earlier today.
Mack Lamoureux
3.26.19
Munchies

Irish Burger Chain Beats McDonald's in Trademark Dispute Over Who Owns "Mac"

The ruling paves the way for Supermac’s to expand into Europe and the UK.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.17.19
Noisey

Hear a New Song from The Cranberries' Final Album with Dolores O’Riordan

"All Over Now" is the first single from 'The End,' due out on April 26.
Alex Robert Ross
1.15.19
tech

Multiple Airline Pilots Report Seeing UFOs Off Irish Coast

Several commercial airline pilots radioed Shannon air traffic control to report bright, fast-moving lights last Friday.
Daniel Oberhaus
11.13.18
occult

The Real Legend of Mongfind, the Witch-Queen Who Inspired Halloween

A direct descendent of Samhain is the spooky reason for the season.
Mary McGill
10.30.18
takeout

Irish Prison Inmates Snuck In Chinese Takeout Delivery by Drone

The Wheatfield staff has taken a number of steps to prevent Kung Pao chicken (and cocaine or whatever) from being dropped into the rec yard.
Jelisa Castrodale
10.2.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Your Favorite 'Game of Thrones' Sets Could Become Tourist Attractions

HBO is considering letting fans tour parts of Winterfell, Castle Black, and King's Landing in Northern Ireland by 2019.
Drew Schwartz
9.24.18
Munchies

Man Admits to Using His Dead Neighbor's Debit Card to Buy $7K Worth of Pizza

Rude.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.17.18
crime

Irish Woman Ends Up in Court for Opening a $1.95 Can of Pringles

Once you pop, you WILL be stopped, apparently.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.10.18
Catholic Church

A Timeline of This Summer's Horrific Catholic Abuse Scandals

Since June, the Church has had to deal with major abuse scandals coming to light in the era of #MeToo.
Alex Norcia
8.28.18
CATHOLICISM

Abuse Survivors Plan on Boycotting the Pope's Visit to Ireland

After decades of abuse carried out by church-run organizations, the people of Ireland are saying nope to the pope.
Paulie Doyle
7.24.18
abortion

Ireland Has Legalized Abortion. Now What?

As the dust settles from Ireland's historic decision to decriminalize abortion, doctors and activists debate how to implement a healthcare system that makes the procedure accessible for everyone.
Brian O'Flynn
6.14.18
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