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  1. Connacht player ruptures spleenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Sky Sports

    The fly-half was injured while on a water slide and later had an operation to remove the damaged organ. A statement from the Irish club confirmed Carty could now be out of action for as long as three months.

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  2. Kate ChopinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Free Dictionary

    Kate Chopin , born Katherine O'Flaherty , was an American author of short stories and novels. She is now considered by some to have been a forerunner of feminist authors of the 20th century.

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  3. ATHLETICS: Ciara Mageean records personal best for indoor 1500m in GermanyRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Ciara Mageean ran a new personal best for the indoor 1500 metres when she came third in the International meeting at Karlsruhe, Germany.

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  4. Division 3 round-up: Home comforts all roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | RTE.ie

    In testing weather conditions, Kildare were relatively comfortable as they registered a 1-12 to 1-08 win over neighbours Offaly at St Conleth's Park. The hosts led throughout and held a 0-05 to 0-00 lead after 15 minutes, with former Bohemians FC defender Kevin Feely handing the Lilywhites a five-point advantage with a well-taken point on his senior inter-county debut.

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  5. Muslim leaders condemn Irish church 'Isil flyers' as deliberate attempt to spread anti-Muslim hatredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Independent.ie

    Muslim leaders have condemned the circulation of Islamic State leaflets in church newsletters in Co Westmeath as a "deliberate attempt" to spread anti-Muslim hatred. Two leaflets, claiming to outline "13 doctrines of radical Islam and Isil from the Qur'an" were found by parishioners at St Mary's Church and St Peter and Paul's Church in Athlone.

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  6. Ireland will pack a punch even without O'Connell - Wales forwards coach McBrydeRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Penarth Times

    WALES forwards coach Robin McBryde expects the same warm welcome from the Irish pack on Sunday even in the absence of talisman Paul O'Connell. The hosts start life without their legendary lock in the Six Nations opener at the Aviva Stadium after he retired from the Test scene after the World Cup.

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  7. 26,000 have their say on 'land grab' between countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Independent.ie

    Up to 26,000 people and groups have officially lodged views on controversial plans to change a county boundary that would put 12pc of Roscommon people into Westmeath, the Sunday Independent has learned. The father of Hollywood actor Chris O'Dowd, from Boyle, says he was one of the first to make a submission against the new proposals.

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  8. 'Isil flyers' were hidden among church bulletinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Independent.ie

    Muslim leaders have condemned the circulation of Islamic State leaflets in church newsletters in Co Westmeath as a "deliberate attempt" to spread anti-Muslim hatred. Two leaflets, claiming to outline "13 doctrines of radical Islam and Isil from the Qur'an" were found by parishioners at St Mary's Church and St Peter and Paul's Church in Athlone.

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  9. League Weekend: Fears for depleted MayoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | RTE.ie

    Considering the wet and windy conditions that prevailed for the opening round of games, the fare on offer did produce some high-scoring contests, with Cork, Donegal and Galway keeping the scoreboard operator busy. It is only week two of the competition, but the pressure will be on counties that don't get off the mark this weekend.

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  10. At a glance: Allianz League weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | RTE.ie

    Dublin v Mayo has provided one of the most intense rivalries of recent times, with the latest instalment set for MacHale Park on Saturday night. It will be their 11th Allianz League and Championship meeting in five years, with Dublin having won six to Mayo's two while there were two draws from their previous ten meetings.

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  11. Peripheral Blood MCEMP1 Gene Expression as a Biomarker for Stroke Prognosis [Original Contribution]Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Circulation

    From the Population Health Research Institute and Hamilton Health Sciences , and Department of Medical Science , Medicine , Neurology , Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics , Pathology and Molecular Medicine , McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; HRB-Clinical Research Facility, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland ; Second Department of Neurology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warsaw Medical University, Warsaw, Poland ; Luis Vernaza Hospital, Guayaquil, Ecuador ; Ophthalmological Foundation of Santander, Floridablanca, Santander, Colombia ; and Instituto MASIRA, School of Health Sciences, University of Santander , Bucaramanga, Santander, Colombia .

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  12. My great-grandfather, the warriorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Independent.ie

    'Love/Hate' star John Connors is still inspired by the relative who took part in the Rising as a teenager, he tells our reporter Best known as bomb-maker Patrick who gunned down drug kingpin Nidge in the gritty crime drama Love/Hate, in real life, actor John Connors is a rebel with a cause of a different kind. Describing discrimination against Travellers as "the last acceptable form of racism," he says nothing has changed for his people in the last hundred years when Irish volunteers, including his great grandfather, Patrick Ward, put their lives on the line for their country.

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  13. Constance Markievicz: Aristocratic leader of menRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Independent.ie

    The 1916 story sought a handy Joan of Arc figure and this daughter of the gentrified world fitted the bill, writes Conor Mulvagh Postcard from Una Whelan to Peter Paul Galligan referring to success of Sinn Fein in by-election. Remarks that she was given a button from the tunic worn by Joseph Plunkett at his execution.

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  14. Carolan names inexperienced Ireland Under-20 sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | RTE.ie

    Ireland Under-20 coach Nigel Carolan has named an inexperienced side to face Wales in their Six Nations opener at Donnybrook Stadium on Friday night. Front rowers Andrew Porter, Adam McBurney and Conan O'Donnell are the only players to have featured in last season's championship.

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  15. Alkermes' Corporate Presentation to be Webcast at Two Upcoming ConferencesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Freshnews

    Alkermes plc announced today that its corporate presentation will be webcast live at the 18th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, at 3:00 p.m. EST from the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City. In addition, Alkermes will webcast a live fireside chat, featuring Richard Pops, at the Leerink 2016 Global Healthcare Conference on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, at 12:00 p.m. EST , also from the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City.

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  16. Permira Funds to Sell Creganna Medical to TE Connectivity for US$895 MillionRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Business Wire

    Since being acquired by the Permira funds in 2010, Creganna was significantly transformed from a medical component manufacturer to a global leader in end-to-end manufacturing for the minimally invasive vascular surgery market. During that period, Creganna grew revenue from $131m in 2010 to $249m in 2015.

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  17. One of the last surviving heroes of Mayo's All Ireland winning team of '51 has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Independent.ie

    Rev Peter Quinn died on Saturday at the Ard na GrA ine Nursing Home in Enniscrone, where he lived. Fr Quinn was a priest when he played on the winning Mayo team in 1951, and had had to seek a special dispensation from the Bishop of Meath.

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  18. Effectively predicting cesarean delivery in nulliparous womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | EurekAlert!

    In a study to be presented on Feb. 4 in an oral concurrent session at 1:15 p.m. EST, at the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine's annual meeting, The Pregnancy Meeting, in Atlanta, researchers will present findings from a study titled, How to Predict Cesarean Delivery in the Nulliparous Patient: Results from the Prospective Multi-center Genesis Study. The objective of the Genesis study, was to assess the use of a range of demographic, clinical and ultrasound features to develop a predictive tool for cesarean delivery in nulliparous, singleton pregnancies.

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  19. 'Kian Ego' gets on his Voice of Ireland co-stars' nervesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Independent.ie

    Kian Egan now: Now The Voice of Ireland's most vocal judge, the former King of the Jungle has carved out a solid post-Westlife career. He was the floppy-haired surfer-turned-singer in Westlife, one-time king of the jungle and also tried his hand at being a solo artist, so Kian Egan is not lacking in confidence.

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  20. The AltRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Session

    John Doyle is an Irish musician. For four years he served as acoustic guitarist with the Irish/American band Solas, and is also an active solo artist.

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