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# boston - Today’s News


# boston - Monday 16 June, 2014

Take two: Aer Lingus flight to try the journey to the US again after cabin crew fell ill

The Boston-bound flight with 280 people on board had to turn back to Dublin Airport.

# boston - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Explainer: David Drumm’s trial continues in the US – but what’s it all about?

It’s day two and Drumm has already admitted to forgetfulness and lying.

# boston - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Former Anglo boss David Drumm facing fraud allegations in Boston court today

The allegations relate to the alleged concealment of money and assets in the run up to his filing for bankruptcy in the US.

# boston - Friday 9 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Boston drivers given to-the-point road signs…. do we need some in Ireland? Blinkahs

# boston - Thursday 8 May, 2014

After botched executions, Boston bombing suspect asks US to rule out death penalty

Federal death penalty cases are relatively rare in the United States, and are often reserved for the most heinous and notorious crimes.

# boston - Saturday 3 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge An adorable miniature horse had to be rescued from a tiny sinkhole My Little Pony

# boston - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge This is the huge building that will house America’s very first Penneys Thanks Penneys

This is the huge building that will house America’s very first Penneys

Primark is set to open a flagship store in Boston.

# boston - Monday 21 April, 2014

Boston Strong: 36,000 run emotional Boston Marathon Boston Strong This post contains images

Boston Strong: 36,000 run emotional Boston Marathon

Meb Keflezighi, who gave the Boston fans their first American men’s champ in more than three decades, wore the names of four victims on his running bib.

# boston - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Two backpacks detonated by police near finish line of Boston marathon

A suspect was arrested on the anniversary of last year’s bombing.

# boston - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

It’s Tuesday – and here’s everything you need to know before 9am.

Column: One year on, we remember the lives lost and forever altered by the Boston bombings

It is unfortunate that, sometimes, it takes a tragedy of this magnitude to vitiate differences and to remind us of our common humanity, writes Larry Donnelly.

Pics: Before and after – Boston since the marathon bombings

A look at Boston on the day of the bombings, and today.

# boston - Friday 11 April, 2014

# boston - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

11 pictures of Enda Kenny having a great time in America Totally Awesome This post contains images

11 pictures of Enda Kenny having a great time in America

Being Taoiseach is a grand gig sometimes…

# boston - Monday 17 March, 2014

Almost 300 people cautioned for public drinking at Boston Patrick’s Day parade

Five people were arrested at the parade, including three for public drinking.

# boston - Sunday 16 March, 2014

“I’m disappointed”: Boston Mayor confirms parade pull-out, as talks with organisers fail

Activists have welcomed his decision, saying “no other group is asked to march without a banner and their standard – not the police, firefighters, or the Irish”.

# boston - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Column: In Irish America, there’s far more to the celebration of St Patrick’s Day than parades

Boston native Larry Donnelly takes a look at the most prominent elements of 2014’s weekend-long celebrations in America’s most Irish city, and how they compare with what’s happening here.

# boston - Monday 10 March, 2014

Riot squad arrest 73 at pre-St Patrick’s Day ‘Blarney Blowout’ at US college

One resident near the University of Massachusetts said the scenes were like “a revolution”.

# boston - Saturday 22 February, 2014

“I was desperate”: Cork woman jailed for sneaking across Mexican border

Delia O’Callaghan spent a month in prison after trying to enter the US illegally after 15 years of living in Boston. Now she’s written a book about her experiences.

# boston - Thursday 13 February, 2014

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.

# boston - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about storm damage, the Garda Ombudsman and the law on euthanasia in Belgium.

# boston - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Aer Lingus welcomes back Boeing as Shannon to Boston route launches

The company will now fly daily to Beantown from County Clare.

# boston - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Prosecutors seek death penalty for Boston marathon bombing suspect

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (20) has pleaded not guilty.

# boston - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man gets ‘pervy’ in Dublin gallery to celebrate #MuseumSelfie day Museum Selfies

# boston - Monday 20 January, 2014

Good night’s sleep may reduce prostate cancer risk

Get to bed early tonight, lads.

# boston - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Column: Boston and NYC – a tale of two new mayors

Both New York and Boston have elected new mayors to replace long-term incumbents. Larry Donnelly takes a look at what we should expect to see from Bill de Blasio and Martin Walsh.

# boston - Monday 6 January, 2014

Son of Connemara emigrants Martin Walsh sworn in as mayor of Boston

Walsh, who overcame childhood cancer and struggled with alcoholism as a young adult, defeated 11 other contenders.

# boston - Monday 30 December, 2013

From The Score Ever hear the story of the Irish wrestling champion who couldn’t wrestle? Good Yarn

Ever hear the story of the Irish wrestling champion who couldn’t wrestle?

The Masked Man tells us the tale of Danno O’Mahoney.

# boston - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

From The Score Galway All-Ireland U21 football winner strikes brilliant goal in Boston Pick It Out

Galway All-Ireland U21 football winner strikes brilliant goal in Boston

Cathal Mulryan hit an absolute cracker while in action for Connemara Gaels.

# boston - Saturday 23 November, 2013

# boston - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Irish nanny charged with murder in Massachusetts to appear in court

Aisling Brady McCarthy, originally from Cavan, has denied all charges against her.

# boston - Thursday 14 November, 2013

‘Whitey’ Bulger receives life sentence for murder, extortion, and money-laundering

The 84-year-old rejected the charges until the end, calling the trial a “sham”.

# boston - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Frontierland: Early photos of major US cities

Some already hold the shape of the cities they would become – some are a little grittier.

# boston - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Irish nanny trial ‘tentatively scheduled’ for next year

Aisling McCarthy Brady maintains she is not guilty of charges relating to a young baby’s death.

# boston - Thursday 12 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Lads caught on CCTV… fixing a bike rack at 3am Karma

Lads caught on CCTV… fixing a bike rack at 3am

The late-night revellers were seen doing an unexpected good deed for a Lincolnshire town.

# boston - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Cavan nanny’s lawyer says evidence is tainted and wants case dropped

Aisling Brady McCarthy’s lawyer said prosecutors “knowingly presented false and deceptive evidence to the grand jury”.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

# boston - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

New images of the bloodied Boston Marathon bombing suspect’s capture Tamerlan Tsarnaev This post contains images

New images of the bloodied Boston Marathon bombing suspect’s capture

A Boston police officer released the photos as he was angry about a Rolling Stone magazine cover he felt glamorised the suspect.

# boston - Thursday 22 August, 2013

From Business ETC Could anonymous comments be phased off the Internet? Verified This post contains a poll

Could anonymous comments be phased off the Internet?

The Huffington Post is planning to ban anonymous commenters.

# boston - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Boston bombing suspect had multiple gunshot wounds and fractured skull

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev had been shot in the face and also had a fractured skull a doctor found after he gave himself up to police following a stand-off in a Boston suburb in April.

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