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# The Edge
Gilchrist posts seven points as Galway outlast arm wrestle with Cork to win Intermediate title
The Tribeswomen are the All-Ireland intermediate camogie champions.
# U2
Bono and The Edge perform in Kyiv bomb shelter as 'show of solidarity' with Ukrainian people
The U2 band members said they had been invited to perform by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy.
# The Edge
Superb volley gives Leipzig the advantage against Rangers in Europa League semi-final
Angelino’s goal puts RB Leipzig 1-0 up ahead of the second leg.
All time
# Late Late Show
'A lot of fighting' among U2 band members about making PPE donation public
The group donated €10 million for the sourcing and purchase of personal protective equipment for frontline workers in April.
# The Edge
U2 and Denis O'Brien back new network to support Irish entrepreneurs on both sides of the border
Endeavor will offer mentoring, support, and financing to four to six Irish entrepreneurs each year.
# The Edge
MVP finalist hits 30 points as Bucks down Raptors to clinch 2-0 series lead
Giannis Antetokounmpov was the star of a 22-point win in the NBA Eastern Conference finals.
# Taylor Swift
U2 sent Taylor Swift a gift to welcome her to Dublin ahead of tonight's Croke Park gig
Just a few hours to go…
# one band to overthrow
U2 write letter supporting the Freedom of Dublin being stripped from Aung San Suu Kyi
Councillors are looking at how to remove the award from her.
# Sweetest Thing
U2's The Edge is putting cash into a Dublin ticketing startup
Several large investment companies are also backing Coras.
# Freedom of the City
Why are Bono and The Edge grazing sheep in Stephen's Green in 2000? It's their right as Freemen of the City
Barack and Michelle Obama are soon set to have some interesting privileges in Dublin.
# songs of experience
U2 delays new album because of Trump victory
The Edge said the outcome of the US election has changed the world.
# joshua tree 30
U2 announce Croke Park gig for this summer
Tickets for the July concert go on sale to the general public next Monday.
# Quiz
Which U2 Member Are You?
Could you be… Bono?
# pope-rock
WATCH: The Edge becomes the first rock musician to play in the Sistine Chapel
He played a set in the Vatican chapel on Saturday night for the participants of a conference on regenerative medicine.
# one quiz
How well do you know your U2 lyrics?
The boys were in town this week on their latest tour. But do you know your Pride from your Desire?
# bono show
An Irish pub trolled a bunch of hopeful U2 fans
The fans didn’t find what they’re looking for.
# achtung stage-y
A councillor wants to create a shrine to U2 featuring all their old concert stages
Bono is on the record as saying he would like to display his old stages in his hometown.
# rattle and hum
The Edge falls off stage, makes inevitable pun
U2 kicked off their world tour last night.
# falling off the edge
The Edge took a tumble off stage during U2's opening night
He just didn’t see the edge of the stage.
# poxy bikes
Bono took the piss out of his bike accident during a sketch with Jimmy Fallon
The pox.
# Bono
Bono: I may never play guitar again after bike accident
The singer broke his arm in six places after he fell off his bike in Central Park last year.
# believe the hype
Rolling Stone reckons U2 are the longest-serving band on Planet Earth
Stuck in a line-up they can’t get out of…
# every breaking wave
Here's that gorgeous U2 performance from last night's Late Late Show
Bono has some set of pipes.
# the edge of glory
The Edge sees why people thought U2's free album was an 'unwelcome gift'
He knows it was weird.
# battered pride
U2 slip in Irish Rich List as a result of McGuinness departure
Only on a technicality, mind.
Dún Laoghaire-based firm providing the Genetic Performance edge
Joesph Dalton explains how his company’s DNA tests can help clubs and athletes at all levels to train smarter.
# music history
U2's Joshua Tree album to be preserved in US Library of Congress
The curator of the project said the album has influenced Christian rock in some churches in the US.
# where the streets...
7 vintage photos from Ireland's music scene in the early days of U2
Bono, Phil Lynott and Bob Geldof hanging out in their prime.
# mrs. bono
Daily Mail assumes that woman named Mary Bono is Bono's wife
‘Ah, Mary Bono, Mrs. Bono, of course.’
# Up All Night
Bono and The Edge cover Get Lucky in wedding-band style
Oh. My. God.
# it's a beautiful bray
Here are U2 filming their new video in Bray
They recruited locals as extras. Pics and video inside.
# shock jock
DJ escapes slap down after he Snapchats crotch pictures to Kiwi swimmer
Dom Harvey joked that bosses at his radio station took pity on him after seeing the size of his junk.
# throw it on the pile
Bono to receive France's highest cultural honour
He once called Jacques Chirac a w*nker, but it appears all has been forgiven.
# Achtung Baby
10 reasons for U2 to exist
U2 have revealed a potential title for their new album; ’10 reasons to exist’.
# Facebook
Report: Facebook to file for entry to stock markets next week
The WSJ says Facebook will file on Wednesday – making billionaires of Mark Zuckerberg, Sheryl Sandberg, and … Bono?
# U2 Split?
Bono and The Edge speculate on U2 break-up
The pair have been musing on the possibility of the band being no more after next year.
# Don't fret
Guitar blues: Gibson faces probe over wood smuggling allegations
The legendary guitar maker was raided by federal authorities in the US last week but denies any wrongdoing.
# Beautiful Day
Even Better Than the Real Thing: Bono's Facebook stake now worth nearly $1bn
The rising value of the social network is good news for the rockstar.
# U2
The Edge tells newspaper: U2 have not evaded taxes
The U2 guitarist wrote to the Baltimore Sun in response to a letter printed in it about the band’s tax record.