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Dublin: 8 °C Monday 31 August, 2015

#Boston

# boston - Monday 24 August, 2015

Boston Police thwart potential gun attack at Pokemon World Championship

Police say the two men carrying the guns had threatened violence.

# boston - Friday 21 August, 2015

# boston - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

From Business ETC Boston, Philly and onto New York: How Penneys is plotting its US takeover Breaking America This post contains videos

Boston, Philly and onto New York: How Penneys is plotting its US takeover

More details of Primark’s US expansion have been revealed.

# boston - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

An Irish pub trolled a bunch of hopeful U2 fans

The fans didn’t find what they’re looking for.

# boston - Saturday 11 July, 2015

From Boston to Blanchardstown, how we speak is a part of our identity. Let’s be proud of it.

The world-renowned Boston accent is in decline. Similarly, people from sections of cities or rural Ireland often moderate the way they speak. But why?

# boston - Friday 10 July, 2015

# boston - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is demanding a new trial

The bombings killed three people and wounded 264 others. He was sentenced to death last month.

# boston - Friday 3 July, 2015

Police appeal for help after unidentified toddler found dead in plastic bag

The girl would have been three or four, police suspect.

# boston - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

This Irish boy with a one-in-a-million genetic disorder has just months to live

Cian McDonnell Lynch’s family need to raise €500,000 for a lung transplant.

# boston - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

From The42 Clare’s Colm Galvin has already started winning hurling silverware with Tipp in Boston Big In America

Clare’s Colm Galvin has already started winning hurling silverware with Tipp in Boston

Galvin has opted to make the move Stateside this summer.

# boston - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

‘Terrorism suspect’ lunged at police with a knife before they shot him dead Police Shooting This post contains videos

‘Terrorism suspect’ lunged at police with a knife before they shot him dead

Usaama Rahim’s brother says he was shot in the back.

# boston - Thursday 28 May, 2015

It’s 30 degrees in Boston, but there are still massive piles of filthy snow on the ground

“We’re finding crazy stuff: bicycles, orange cones, half a $5 bill.”

# boston - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Poll: Do you agree with the death penalty? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you agree with the death penalty?

Is capital punishment right?

“He’s going to go to hell”- Survivors react to Boston bombing death sentence

Some are opposed to the sentence while others support it.

# boston - Friday 15 May, 2015

Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev sentenced to death

The jury had been deliberating for 14 hours.

Timeline: How police caught the Boston bombers

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to the death penalty over the killings.

# boston - Thursday 7 May, 2015

Are there secret plans in place to ‘spirit’ Aisling Brady McCarthy out of America?

The prosecutors of McCarthy’s trial have claimed that such plans exist.

# boston - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Prosecutors use photo of Boston bomber giving the finger to push for death penalty

One prosecutor says it shows Dzhokhar Tsarnaev as “unconcerned, unrepentant, and unchanged.”

# boston - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Runner with muscle wasting disease finishes marathon after 20 hours

He said he completed the marathon – his fourth – to show that love is stronger than death.

# boston - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Surgeons are using 3D printers to reshape this girl’s face

Violet Pietrok was born with a rare genetic condition.

# boston - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Boston bombing trial: ‘He wanted to terrorise this country, he wanted to punish America’

The 21-year-old American is accused of carrying out the attacks that killed three people and wounded 264.

# boston - Monday 6 April, 2015

Boston bomber “wanted to terrorise America” court is told

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could be put to death.

# boston - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Could you have a stroke in the next 10 years? Where you live could have a lot to do with it…

A new risk detection method aims to predict heart disease and strokes in people over 40.

# boston - Friday 6 March, 2015

“I just knew there was no chance” – Father of boy killed in Boston bombing

“But I can still hear you, I can still hear music and I can still hear the beautiful voices of my family.”

# boston - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

‘He shopped for milk as paramedics tried to save an 8-year-old boy’

The trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev got under way today, with his defence team admitting: ‘It was him’.

# boston - Thursday 26 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge America’s winter is so bad that this guy is successfully selling snow Snow Joke

America’s winter is so bad that this guy is successfully selling snow

People can and will make money off anything.

# boston - Friday 20 February, 2015

It sounds like David Drumm has backed himself a winner

The ex-Anglo chief has a new defence lawyer who boasts a 90% win rate in white collar crime trials.

From The Daily Edge The States’ snowpocalypse is leaving some unexpected obstructions on the road Snowed In

# boston - Sunday 15 February, 2015

PICS: A LOT of snow has fallen on Boston

And people are getting a bit sick of it.

# boston - Thursday 12 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge A 43-foot yacht got stuck in the snow in Boston and blocked traffic for hours Yacht

# boston - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

That “crippling and potentially historic” storm turned out to be neither of those things

Mayor De Blasio is insisting his dire warnings were a “no-brainer”… The storm is having in impact further north, however.

# boston - Friday 23 January, 2015

This woman was accused of bribing Titanic crew not to go back for survivors

A letter she wrote after surviving the tragedy sold at auction today for almost $12,000.

# boston - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Doctor in critical condition after being shot in hospital

Police said the suspected gunman shot himself dead in an examination room afterwards.

# boston - Sunday 18 January, 2015

From The42 The ‘Big Dance’ within reach for McGregor and Brady, but underdogs promise plenty of bite in Boston Letter From America

The ‘Big Dance’ within reach for McGregor and Brady, but underdogs promise plenty of bite in Boston

There are two clear favourites in two major sporting events around Boston tonight, but neither Siver or the Colts will roll over.

From The42 Here’s a taster of the atmosphere in Boston as Irish fans ramp up to UFC Fight Night Shipped Up To Boston This post contains videos

Here’s a taster of the atmosphere in Boston as Irish fans ramp up to UFC Fight Night

If this was just the start of the Irish invasion, what carnage awaits tonight?

# boston - Friday 16 January, 2015

From The42 The boxing coaches who helped turn Conor McGregor into the fighter he is today MMA

The boxing coaches who helped turn Conor McGregor into the fighter he is today

The42′s Niall Kelly has shipped up to Boston for this weekend’s much anticipated UFC event.

# boston - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

# boston - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Jurors got their first look at shaggy-haired Boston bombing accused as death penalty looms large

Jury selection is expected to take three weeks with jurors allowed excuse themselves if they object to the death penalty.

# boston - Monday 5 January, 2015

Jury selection in the Boston bombings trial isn’t going to be an easy task

Hundreds have been summoned for jury selection.

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