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Apple Consultant Arrested For Murder After Wife Vanishes During Cruise

The Huffington Post | Mary S Papenfuss | Posted 02.25.2017 | Crime

A German tech consultant was detained at Rome’s Ciampino airport by Italian officials early this week after his wife vanished from their vacation cr...

Irish Women Are Fighting For Their Rights And You Can Help

LJ Quirk | Posted 02.22.2017 | World
LJ Quirk

Women’s rights are still an issue we are fighting for on a global scale. The Women’s March on Washington inspired hundreds of solidarity demonstra...

Dining in Dublin: 1837 at the Guinness Storehouse

Karin E. Baker | Posted 01.31.2017 | Travel
Karin E. Baker

You probably don't think of Ireland as a culinary destination -- I certainly never did -- but a recent trip to Dublin brought some pleasant surprises ...

Painting Through the Irish Countryside

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 01.06.2017 | Travel
Barbara Ernst Prey

Barbara Prey painting at Glendalough I have a major museum commission for MASS MoCA , but before I came back to my New York Studio to begin the proje...

Personal Freedom Should Be A Commitment, Not A Fight

Celinne Da Costa | Posted 08.22.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Celinne Da Costa

Freedom is not something you need to consistently fight for more of. Similar to income, there is a tipping point -- after you reach a certain point, having more money won't make you happier, and neither will having more freedom.

Teeling Whiskey: The Irish Phoenix

Joseph V. Micallef | Posted 08.21.2016 | Taste
Joseph V. Micallef

The Teeling Whiskey Company, Dublin's newest distillery The logo of the Teeling Whiskey Company is a phoenix - that mythical bird which is periodica...

Bishop Removes Priests From Irish Seminary Over Grindr Claims

Reuters | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 08.03.2016 | Queer Voices

DUBLIN (Reuters) - The Catholic archbishop of Dublin has removed trainee priests from Ireland’s largest seminary over allegations of widespread use ...

Will Ireland Reunify After Brexit?

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.29.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

What will Northern Ireland do? Because if Scotland bolts, Ireland may actually unite once again as well. I have no idea what the chances of this actually happening really are, but the least you can say is that the chances would certainly be higher if Scotland does decide to go its own way.

The Unstoppable DJ Sian, Gives The Exclusive On His Top Selling, Octopus Recordings Label And His New Edgy Summer Single

Melissa Mushaka | Posted 06.08.2016 | Entertainment
Melissa Mushaka

Photo By: Kaira Campos DJ Sian is calm, cool, stylish and collected. Having created a catalogue of music that will rock your Vans off. His diverse ta...

Constance Markievicz: A Self-Portrait?

Anne Margaret Daniel | Posted 05.16.2016 | Arts
Anne Margaret Daniel

On Saturday, May 14th, 2016, Whyte's Irish Art and Collectibles of Dublin held a sale called "The Eclectic Collector." Among the lots was a sketch of...

Sleep-Deprived Driver Sentenced To 2 Years In Jail

The Huffington Post | Krithika Varagur | Posted 05.11.2016 | Healthy Living

A Dublin man has been sentenced to two years in prison for a 2014 car accident that killed a woman and injured her baby. The judge said he wanted to s...

An Outsider's Guide to a Dublin Pub Session

Marjorie Freimuth | Posted 04.18.2016 | Travel
Marjorie Freimuth

Ask someone "What is one thing I must do in Ireland?", and you're sure to get a range of answers, from the stereotypical (but absolutely worth it) visit to Guinness Storehouse, to kissing the Blarney Stone, or watching a hurling match.

Moke Sets Their Sights On The States

Shawn Russell Johnson | Posted 04.08.2016 | Entertainment
Shawn Russell Johnson

It was abysmally cold as I walked up to Keen's Chophouse on 36th St. I don't think I've been to a steakhouse in New York before this night, and certai...

There's a Saying in Gaelic, 'Céad Míle Fáilte'...

Katharine Rose | Posted 03.30.2016 | Travel
Katharine Rose

In many ways, it was like a scene right out of a movie. We had entered into a small local pub, tired and hungry from a long day of traveling in the cold, rainy winds of an Irish November. We had stumbled blindly through the dark, a five-minute walk from our hotel along a narrow, winding road set amidst rolling hills.

Mystery Painter Turns Vile Anti-Muslim Graffiti Into Message Of Love

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 03.27.2016 | Religion

A few simple brush strokes is all it took to transform vile anti-Muslim graffiti that appeared in Ireland following the terrorist attacks in Belgium. ...

17 Feel-Good St. Patrick's Day Films for March 17

Loretta Bolger Wish | Posted 03.14.2016 | Entertainment
Loretta Bolger Wish

Whether your St. Patrick's Day plans include singing ballads, enjoying corned beef, watching a parade or just staying home to avoid whiskey-impaired drivers, it's a grand day for movies!

Meatless Monday: St. Patrick's Day Dublin-Style -- Dedicated, Passionate Vegan Community - 1, Corned Beef and Cabbage - 0

Ellen Kanner | Posted 03.29.2016 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Who cares about green beer? Last month, I was blissed to find soy milk and almond milk in every coffee shop in Dublin. Every eatery had a vegan optio...

Man Shot Dead In Attack At Boxing Match Weigh-In

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.05.2016 | Sports

Warning: Please note that while the chaotic footage below doesn't show anyone hit by bullets, it may be too intense for some viewers. A weigh-in for a...

An Irishman in Edmonds Charms Tour Alums

Rick Steves | Posted 01.27.2017 | Travel
Rick Steves

At each of our tour alum parties, we give the mic to six or seven of our European guides, who take turns sharing the fun of their own culture and coun...

'A Decent Bomber' -- Alexander McNabb's Irish Thriller

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 01.04.2017 | Books
Magda Abu-Fadil

Alexander McNabb's hot adventure "A Decent Bomber" for a change wasn't set in the Arab world, but managed, in its Irish venue, to tie back to the region he's used as a backdrop for earlier novels.

Most Absurd Yet Insightful Statements Made at Web Summit, World's Largest Startup Conference

Shane M. Kite | Posted 12.18.2016 | Business
Shane M. Kite

The hype at Web Summit was as thick as the fog that delayed flights into Dublin Airport last month at the Earth's largest gathering of startups. "Ko...

This Guy Hates Christmas, So His Friend Pulled An Amazing Prank

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 12.13.2015 | Weird News

What do you get the Grinch in your life who notoriously hates Christmas? Gareth Neary's friend John French was stuck for gift ideas for his pal, so he...

Naomi Berrill's From the Ground: Music to Soothe Our Collective Soul

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 11.24.2016 | Arts
E. Nina Rothe

In times of violence and grief, we are too consumed with patching up the holes left on our hearts to remember to keep our eyes to the stars. But that's when someone like singer and cellist Naomi Berrill comes in to save the day.

6 Super-Cheap Europe Trips for Winter | Posted 10.29.2016 | Travel

To get your planning started, we rounded up 6 European cities where airfares are cheap from across the country, where on-the-ground savings -- and free sights -- can be found.

The Happiness Mark

Cynthia Catania | Posted 10.15.2016 | Queer Voices
Cynthia Catania

It seems to me that the human brain is wired for dissatisfaction. Exercising gratitude for where we are, and what we have can be a challenge.