Ireland

labor

Workers Seize the Shipyard That Built the Titanic, Plan to Make Renewable Energy There

The closure of the last shipyard in Belfast would end centuries of ship building in the city. A group of workers are demanding the U.K. nationalize the yards.
Lauren Kaori Gurley
8.14.19
food news

Stop Leaving Cigarettes and Beer on Funeral Altars, Irish Priest Begs

What, like leaving a pack of Parliaments and an empty High Life on a casket is disrespectful or something?
Jelisa Castrodale
8.7.19
Brexit

Angela Merkel is finally doing something about the Brexit disaster. She might be too late

The German leader is in Ireland on Thursday to discuss the threat of a no-deal Brexit
David Gilbert
4.4.19
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
U.S.-Russia relations

What we know about Paul Whelan, the American citizen accused of espionage in Russia

Is Whelan a spy, or a pawn?
Rex Santus
1.4.19
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
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