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  1. 'Catch Me If You Can' crook claims he's son of IRA member :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | New York Post

    The "Catch me If You Can" con-man who pretended to be a wounded US Army veteran , a British Airways executive and a MIT student now claims to be the son of a deceased senior member of the Irish Republican Army, according to his lawyer. Jeremy Wilson, 42, persuaded top-notch defense attorney Eddie Hayes to take his case by insisting that his father is Brian Keenan, an IRA leader who was instrumental in the peace process between Ireland and England in the 1990s. 1 comment

  2. IRA membership accused have trial date set for January 2018 - despite court's backlog plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Independent.ie

    ... Road, Domiskin, Co Louth, is charged with membership of an unlawful organisation styling itself the Irish Republican Army, otherwise Oglaigh na hEireann otherwise the IRA within the State between December 23 2009 and May 13 2015. He is also charged ... 2 comments

  3. Captured by a Vision at the 4 Corners Festival - Rev Ken Newell at St Patrick's Catholic ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Slugger O'Toole

    Rev Ken Newell, former minister at Fitzroy Presbyterian in Belfast, is well-known for both his evangelical and his ecumenical convictions. While some - mainly evangelical Christians - are convinced that a Christian can't be both evangelical and ecumenical, Newell challenged that conviction over the course of his long ministry at Fitzroy, in part through his deep friendship with the late Fr Gerry Reynolds of Clonard Monastery .

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  4. Irish PM calls election for 26 FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | EurActiv.com

    ... recession on their watch. Since then, the left-wing Sinn Fein party, the former political wing of the Irish Republican Army, has risen to become one of the most popular parties in opinion polls as it has positioned itself as an anti-austerity force. ...

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  5. Flanagan to pay Elliott 48k damages over tweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | UTV

    A Sinn FA in MLA must pay an Ulster Unionist MP nearly A 50,000 compensation for falsely implying he had harassed and shot people, a High Court judge has ordered. Mr Justice Stephens ruled that Phil Flanagan's untrue tweet about political rival Tom Elliott's conduct during his previous career as a soldier was grossly defamatory.

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  6. Were rifle and pistols part of dissident IRA arsenal? HusseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Londonderry Today

    Ulster Unionist Party MLA Ross Hussey has urged the Police Service of Northern Ireland to clarify whether the separate recovery of two handguns and an Armalite-style assault rifle in the North West were both from the arsenal of the dissident group currently operating under the IRA banner. He made the comments following the discovery of Sig Sauer and Glock semi-automatic pistols and bullets in the City Cemetery last week and the earlier seizure of a military grade assault rifle in Strabane.

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  7. British soldier says 'Slab' Murphy ordered killing of 'many people'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Independent.ie

    A British soldier has said he will remember Thomas 'Slab' Murphy as a "mass murderer" who ordered the killing of "many people". Colonel Richard Kemp, who worked in intelligence at the UK's cabinet office and who served several tours in the North, said soldiers who served in south Armagh were long familiar with Murphy and the IRA unit he led.

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  8. Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams says there should be no 'hanging' of Thomas...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Independent.ie

    SINN Fein leader Gerry Adams says there should be no "hanging" of Thomas 'Slab' Murphy until after his sentencing at the Special Criminal Court. Mr Adams today said he is not concerned that the sentencing of Murphy later this month could damage his party's election prospects.

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  9. No talk of future policy as Labour lash out at launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Leinster Express

    No single party was spared a bruising at the Labour Party's launch of John Whelan's General Election campaign launch last week. From Sinn Fein to Renua, John Whelan and his guest speakers pulled no punches as they ripped the opposition to pieces, with little or no mention of what they promise to do in the future, if they retain a share of the power.

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  10. The WilliesTHE Gun under Grandma's CushionRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | American Reporter

    Over the phone, his voice was raspy but it carried that certain weight federal agents' always do. He was growing sick of the constant criticism, the charges he called "false" being hurled at the Transportation Security Administration and its screeners at America's airports.

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  11. The WilliesDEATH at the Finish LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | American Reporter

    BRADENTON, Fla., April 17, 2013 5:39am [Updated 2:17pm ET April 17] -- When a delayed IRA bomb exploded a few feet in front of me as I entered an already-bombed building in Northern Ireland in December 1981, I got a small taste of what people in Boston went through as two bombs exploded on Boylston Street in Copley Square at about 2:50pm ET and left three dead - including a little boy from Boston's tight-knit Dorchester community - and 181 injured, many grievously. While all the firemen immediately ahead of me were buried under the rubble of an appliance store, I helped dig them out and all were released with minor injuries.

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  12. Tuesday, February 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... killing two people, injuring 37 and causing an estimated $125 million in damage. The outlawed Irish Republican Army claims responsibility. 1998 - The United States announces it will send 2,500 to 3,000 Marines to Kuwait, bolstering forces in the ...

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  13. Martin McGuinness has reportedly called on Britain to face up to victimsa demands for disclosure.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | 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. The Sinn Fein deputy first minister was speaking in the aftermath of an Irish News report that the IRA Shankill bomber warned police of the atrocity.

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  14. Hillary Clinton Backers Damage Peace Process With - Video Nasty' | Andre WalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Townhall

    ... who supported both INC and Noraid, the fundraising group for the terrorist group the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA). Throughout the 1970s and 1980s the IRA was responsible for a bombing campaign across the UK and Ireland that left hundreds ...

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  15. Fresh appeal for Robert NairacRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Newrydemocrat.com

    THE CHIEF Investigator of an Independent Victims' Commission has called for anyone with information on the whereabouts of Captain Robert Nairac to contact the commission. Geoff Knupfer, of the Independent Commission for the Location of Victims' Remains said that finding the remains of Captain Nairac would enable his family to give him a Christian burial and finally provide a sense of closure.

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  16. Pierce Brosnan in a casual ensemble as he collects firewood in MalibuRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Daily Mail

    Pierce Brosnan cuts a rugged figure while showcasing his muscular arms in a casual ensemble as he collects firewood in Malibu But Pierce Brosnan put the tuxedo firmly to the back of the wardrobe on Saturday afternoon, when he stepped out near his home in Malibu, California sporting a rough and rugged look. Subtly showcasing his muscular frame in a black tee-shirt, the 62-year-old actor also sported a bushy grey beard as he collected a large basket of logs from a local store.

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  17. Ban lifted on dissident charged with encouraging terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Belfast 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. The prohibition imposed on Damien "Dee" Fennell was relaxed at the High Court today to allow him to address community events.

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  18. David Ford said the Government, not the Stormont Executive, should pay for the murder investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | 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. Justice Minister David Ford has called on the Government to directly fund a murder investigation into the IRA's most senior security force informer.

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  19. UK 'should fund Stakeknife inquiry'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Newsday

    West Belfast man Fred Scappaticci was named by the media in 2003 as Stakeknfe but he denies being an undercover Army agent A police investigation into the Army's alleged top agent in the IRA must be funded centrally by the government, Stormont's justice minister has said. Mr Ford has previously said that he believes the government has a moral and financial obligation to play its part in dealing with the past.

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  20. GB must pay for Stakeknife inquiry - NI ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | RTE.ie

    Northern Ireland's Justice Minister David Ford has said the British government, not the Stormont power-sharing administration, must pay for the investigation into the activities of the IRA informer, codenamed Stakeknife, who is linked to more than 20 murders. The chief constable of the PSNI accepts that a team of police officers from outside Northern Ireland should carry out the investigation. 2 comments