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News 10 WILX
Northern Ireland police arrest 14 men after IRA funeralDUBLIN (AP) -- Northern Ireland police say they have arrested 14 men on suspici
Northern Ireland police arrest 14 men after IRA funeral
News 10 WILX / Posted 19 hours ago
DUBLIN (AP) -- Northern Ireland police say they have arrested 14 men on suspicion of Irish Republican Army membership following an IRA funeral featuring a military-style procession beside an Irish flag-draped coffin. Officers made Thursday's arrests... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Northern Ireland police arrest 14 men after IRA funeralDUBLIN (AP) � Northern Ireland police say they have arrested 14 men on suspicio
Northern Ireland police arrest 14 men after IRA funeral
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 21 hours ago
DUBLIN (AP) � Northern Ireland police say they have arrested 14 men on suspicion of Irish Republican Army membership following an IRA funeral featuring a military-style procession beside an Irish flag-draped coffin. Officers made Thursday's arrests... Read more
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The Irish Times
Bobby Sands died 35 years ago today: how The Irish Times covered the newsmany years. The following is the statement issued by the Irish Republican Publ
Bobby Sands died 35 years ago today: how The Irish Times covered the news
The Irish Times / Posted 21 hours ago
many years. The following is the statement issued by the Irish Republican Publicity Bureau in Dublin early today: “The Irish Republican Army sends its sincerest condolences to the bereaved family of our comrade volunteer, Bobby Sands, M.P.,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Northern Ireland police arrest 14 men after IRA funeralDUBLIN (AP) - Northern Ireland police say they have arrested 14 men on suspicio
Northern Ireland police arrest 14 men after IRA funeral
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 hours ago
DUBLIN (AP) - Northern Ireland police say they have arrested 14 men on suspicion of Irish Republican Army membership following an IRA funeral featuring a military-style procession beside an Irish flag-draped coffin. Officers made Thursday's arrests... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Northern Ireland police arrest 14 men after IRA funeralDUBLIN (AP) - Northern Ireland police say they have arrested 14 men on suspicio
Northern Ireland police arrest 14 men after IRA funeral
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 hours ago
DUBLIN (AP) - Northern Ireland police say they have arrested 14 men on suspicion of Irish Republican Army membership following an IRA funeral featuring a military-style procession beside an Irish flag-draped coffin. Officers made Thursday's arrests... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 5, 2016Mercury capsule Freedom 7. In 1973, Secretariat won the Kentucky Derby, the fi
This day in history, May 5, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Mercury capsule Freedom 7. In 1973, Secretariat won the Kentucky Derby, the first of his Triple Crown victories. In 1981, Irish Republican Army hunger-striker Bobby Sands died at the Maze Prison in Northern Ireland in his 66th day without... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryMercury capsule Freedom 7. In 1973, Secretariat won the Kentucky Derby, the fi
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
Mercury capsule Freedom 7. In 1973, Secretariat won the Kentucky Derby, the first of his Triple Crown victories. In 1981, Irish Republican Army hunger-striker Bobby Sands died at the Maze Prison in Northern Ireland in his 66th day without... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
AlmanacMercury capsule Freedom 7. In 1973, Secretariat won the Kentucky Derby, the fi
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Mercury capsule Freedom 7. In 1973, Secretariat won the Kentucky Derby, the first of his Triple Crown victories. In 1981, Irish Republican Army hunger-striker Bobby Sands died at the Maze Prison in Northern Ireland in his 66th day without... Read more
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The Star
Waterloo, N.Y., observed a day honoring the fallen soldiers of the Civil WaMercury capsule Freedom 7.In 1973, Secretariat won the Kentucky Derby, the firs
Waterloo, N.Y., observed a day honoring the fallen soldiers of the Civil Wa
The Star / Posted yesterday
Mercury capsule Freedom 7.In 1973, Secretariat won the Kentucky Derby, the first of his Triple Crown victories.In 1981, Irish Republican Army hunger-striker Bobby Sands died at the Maze Prison in Northern Ireland in his 66th day without food.In... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Waterloo, N.Y., observed a day honoring the fallen soldiers of the Civil WaMercury capsule Freedom 7.In 1973, Secretariat won the Kentucky Derby, the firs
Waterloo, N.Y., observed a day honoring the fallen soldiers of the Civil Wa
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
Mercury capsule Freedom 7.In 1973, Secretariat won the Kentucky Derby, the first of his Triple Crown victories.In 1981, Irish Republican Army hunger-striker Bobby Sands died at the Maze Prison in Northern Ireland in his 66th day without food.In... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Waterloo, N.Y., observed a day honoring the fallen soldiers of the Civil WaMercury capsule Freedom 7.In 1973, Secretariat won the Kentucky Derby, the firs
Waterloo, N.Y., observed a day honoring the fallen soldiers of the Civil Wa
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted yesterday
Mercury capsule Freedom 7.In 1973, Secretariat won the Kentucky Derby, the first of his Triple Crown victories.In 1981, Irish Republican Army hunger-striker Bobby Sands died at the Maze Prison in Northern Ireland in his 66th day without food.In... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Waterloo, N.Y., observed a day honoring the fallen soldiers of the Civil WaMercury capsule Freedom 7.In 1973, Secretariat won the Kentucky Derby, the firs
Waterloo, N.Y., observed a day honoring the fallen soldiers of the Civil Wa
Kinston Free Press / Posted yesterday
Mercury capsule Freedom 7.In 1973, Secretariat won the Kentucky Derby, the first of his Triple Crown victories.In 1981, Irish Republican Army hunger-striker Bobby Sands died at the Maze Prison in Northern Ireland in his 66th day without food.In... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Du-30: Don’t waste your vast political capitallaying down their arms in a safehouse only they have access to. This happened i
Du-30: Don’t waste your vast political capital
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
laying down their arms in a safehouse only they have access to. This happened in Ireland during the peace talks with the Irish Republican Army (IRA) where they kept their arms in a secret hideout until the peace talks produced the peace that... Read more
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iafrica.com
Sinn Fein leader sorry for racial slurAdams' attempts to draw parallels. Tim Brannigan, a mixed-race Irish nationali
Sinn Fein leader sorry for racial slur
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Adams' attempts to draw parallels. Tim Brannigan, a mixed-race Irish nationalist from west Belfast who was jailed for Irish Republican Army activity during the conflict, said: "Gerry and Sinn Fein won't need me to tell them just how toxic it... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Irish politician sorry for offensive tweetto the flinty politician. As a leading Irish republican for decades, he has be
Irish politician sorry for offensive tweet
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 3 days ago
to the flinty politician. As a leading Irish republican for decades, he has been accused of being a member of the banned Irish Republican Army -- a charge he has consistently denied -- and in 2014, he was held for questioning in connection with... Read more
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My EastText
Irish politician sorry for offensive tweetto the flinty politician. As a leading Irish republican for decades, he has be
Irish politician sorry for offensive tweet
My EastText / Posted 3 days ago
to the flinty politician. As a leading Irish republican for decades, he has been accused of being a member of the banned Irish Republican Army -- a charge he has consistently denied -- and in 2014, he was held for questioning in connection with... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Irish politician sorry for offensive tweetto the flinty politician. As a leading Irish republican for decades, he has be
Irish politician sorry for offensive tweet
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
to the flinty politician. As a leading Irish republican for decades, he has been accused of being a member of the banned Irish Republican Army -- a charge he has consistently denied -- and in 2014, he was held for questioning in connection with... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Irish politician sorry for offensive tweetto the flinty politician. As a leading Irish republican for decades, he has be
Irish politician sorry for offensive tweet
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
to the flinty politician. As a leading Irish republican for decades, he has been accused of being a member of the banned Irish Republican Army -- a charge he has consistently denied -- and in 2014, he was held for questioning in connection with... Read more
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FOX News
ISIS: What Trump, Hillary, Cruz, Sanders and Kasich aren't telling youthe truthful message Americans need to hear and understand. Students of contem
ISIS: What Trump, Hillary, Cruz, Sanders and Kasich aren't telling you
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
the truthful message Americans need to hear and understand. Students of contemporary terrorism can reflect quickly on the Irish Republican Army. A small number of zealots waged a brutal war against both other Irish nationals and against the... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Armchair Book Club: explosive history in Lee’s High Divenews of bombings in Europe but we expected those to be in Belfast or London, an
Armchair Book Club: explosive history in Lee’s High Dive
Penticton Western News / Posted 6 days ago
news of bombings in Europe but we expected those to be in Belfast or London, and to be quickly claimed as the work of the Irish Republican Army. One of the IRA’s more infamous bombings rocked the Grand Hotel, a resort on England’s south coast, in... Read more
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Herald.ie
Mansfield hotel charges dropped for feud victimthe incident. In November 2014, Barr had also been charged with membership of
Mansfield hotel charges dropped for feud victim
Herald.ie / Posted 7 days ago
the incident. In November 2014, Barr had also been charged with membership of an unlawful organisation styling itself the Irish Republican Army, otherwise Oglaigh na hEireann, on the same date as the first offence. However, after Barr pleaded... Read more
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Boston Globe
Northern Irish Police: We Want Full BC ArchiveThe Police Service of Northern Ireland wants the full archive of a Boston Colle
Northern Irish Police: We Want Full BC Archive
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
The Police Service of Northern Ireland wants the full archive of a Boston College project about the Irish Republican Army during the Troubles. The service said full access to the school’s interviews with former IRA members is needed to fully... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Howard Marks: International smuggler was ‘the Marco Polo of the drug trade’into the drug trade followed a chance encounter with a Pakistani supplier. He e
Howard Marks: International smuggler was ‘the Marco Polo of the drug trade’
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
into the drug trade followed a chance encounter with a Pakistani supplier. He eventually teamed up with James McCann, an Irish Republican Army operative, who arranged for large shipments of hashish through Ireland. Mr. Marks and his accomplices... Read more
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Dundas Star News
An Irish uprising, a mysterious deathDail Éireann, and reassert Irish independence. The Irish War of Independence (o
An Irish uprising, a mysterious death
Dundas Star News / Posted 11 days ago
Dail Éireann, and reassert Irish independence. The Irish War of Independence (or the Anglo-Irish War) follows as the Irish Republican Army wages guerrilla warfare against British forces in the country. 1921: A truce leads to a treaty which... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
What rose from the Irish Risingsentiment spread in Catholic Ireland, and by 1919, the British government found
What rose from the Irish Rising
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
sentiment spread in Catholic Ireland, and by 1919, the British government found itself in a savage war against the Irish Republican Army. Finally, it signed a treaty granting Ireland self-rule within the empire while allowing the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Obama says he is adamant against racially profiling Sikhsafter being misunderstood as Muslims, he said: “There was a time when here in t
Obama says he is adamant against racially profiling Sikhs
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
after being misunderstood as Muslims, he said: “There was a time when here in the UK terrorism was emanating from the IRA (Irish Republican Army). So this is not uniquely a Muslim problem. What is also true is today there are tiny subset of groups... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. man gets reprieve on deportation to Northern Irelandof civil strife in Northern Ireland. He had served time in prison for his role
N.J. man gets reprieve on deportation to Northern Ireland
NJ.com / Posted 14 days ago
of civil strife in Northern Ireland. He had served time in prison for his role in attacks on British police officers by an Irish Republican Army splinter group, the Irish National Liberation Army, in the 1980s. He was later released early on good... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Highlights of Queen Elizabeth II's record-breaking reign27, 1979 Lord Louis Mountbatten, Prince Philip's uncle and part of the royal i
Highlights of Queen Elizabeth II's record-breaking reign
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
27, 1979 Lord Louis Mountbatten, Prince Philip's uncle and part of the royal inner circle, is assassinated by the Irish Republican Army (IRA), highlighting the threat to the monarchy throughout the 1970s and 1980s.The final colony breaks... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Two men in court on explosives chargesNaas Rd, Dublin, on April 13. Both men were also charged with membership of an
Two men in court on explosives charges
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
Naas Rd, Dublin, on April 13. Both men were also charged with membership of an unlawful organisation, styling itself the Irish Republican Army, otherwise Oglaigh na hEireann, otherwise the IRA, on the same date. Detective Garda Dermot Bolger, of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Doug Casey: The Real Problem Is Governmentthat a group has prerogatives and rights unavailable to individuals. But if tha
Doug Casey: The Real Problem Is Government
Zero Hedge / Posted 20 days ago
that a group has prerogatives and rights unavailable to individuals. But if that is true, then the Ku Klux Klan (KKK), the Irish Republican Army (IRA), the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) – or, for that matter, any group from a lynch mob to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Two men appear in Dublin court charged with possession of homemade explosives and IRA membershipDublin 12, on April 13th, 2016. Both men were also charged with membership of
Two men appear in Dublin court charged with possession of homemade explosives and IRA membership
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
Dublin 12, on April 13th, 2016. Both men were also charged with membership of an unlawful organisation, styling itself the Irish Republican Army, otherwise Oglaigh na hEireann, otherwise the IRA, on the same date. Detective Garda Dermot Bolger, of... Read more
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Irish Central
Relative of Michael Collins reveals image of his funeral mass card (PHOTO)emerged out of Frongoch as one of the new leaders of the independence movement.
Relative of Michael Collins reveals image of his funeral mass card (PHOTO)
Irish Central / Posted 21 days ago
emerged out of Frongoch as one of the new leaders of the independence movement. He became Director of Intelligence for the Irish Republican Army during the War of Independence and organized a special assassination unit called The Squad expressly to... Read more
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NJ.com
Lawmakers fight feds' vow to deport N.J. man to Northern Irelandwas sentenced to seven years in prison after two 1981 incidents. First, he acte
Lawmakers fight feds' vow to deport N.J. man to Northern Ireland
NJ.com / Posted 21 days ago
was sentenced to seven years in prison after two 1981 incidents. First, he acted as an armed lookout for an Irish Republican Army splinter group in the shooting of a British police officer and then he conspired to shoot another... Read more
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Slate
Do Terror Attacks Really Happen in Bunches?in Europe and the United States might now be reacting reflexively to a pattern
Do Terror Attacks Really Happen in Bunches?
Slate / Posted 21 days ago
in Europe and the United States might now be reacting reflexively to a pattern that is no longer prevalent. The Provisional Irish Republican Army, for example, carried out clusters of attacks in Ireland and the United Kingdom in the 1970s, 1980s,... Read more
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Salon.com
Irish lawmakers fail for 3rd time to elect a prime ministernationalist Sinn Fein, which is the third-largest party with 23 seats. Both Fia
Irish lawmakers fail for 3rd time to elect a prime minister
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
nationalist Sinn Fein, which is the third-largest party with 23 seats. Both Fianna Fail and Fine Gael have ruled out the Irish Republican Army-linked party as a potential coalition partner citing its hard-left economic rhetoric and its... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Mr Nice' Howard Marks dies aged 70his book he also described doing business with the Trafficante crime family in
'Mr Nice' Howard Marks dies aged 70
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 25 days ago
his book he also described doing business with the Trafficante crime family in the United States and using connections with Irish Republican Army paramilitaries in Ireland. He lived under as many as 43 aliases. Marks was finally arrested in 1988... Read more
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Raw Story
Howard Marks — drug legalization activist and ‘Mr Nice’ — dies at age 70his book he also described doing business with the Trafficante crime family in
Howard Marks — drug legalization activist and ‘Mr Nice’ — dies at age 70
Raw Story / Posted 25 days ago
his book he also described doing business with the Trafficante crime family in the United States and using connections with Irish Republican Army paramilitaries in Ireland. He lived under as many as 43 aliases. Marks was finally arrested in 1988... Read more
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The Age
Melbourne International Comedy Festival: Showbiz camp serves Hal Cruttenden wellon television that people think his comedy will be gentle. There is often a sti
Melbourne International Comedy Festival: Showbiz camp serves Hal Cruttenden well
The Age / Posted 28 days ago
on television that people think his comedy will be gentle. There is often a sting in his tail, however; a joke about the Irish Republican Army draws gasps. "And I always get an intake of breath on any joke about Islamic fundamentalists." These... Read more
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Canberra Times
Melbourne International Comedy Festival: Showbiz camp serves Hal Cruttenden wellon television that people think his comedy will be gentle. There is often a sti
Melbourne International Comedy Festival: Showbiz camp serves Hal Cruttenden well
Canberra Times / Posted 28 days ago
on television that people think his comedy will be gentle. There is often a sting in his tail, however; a joke about the Irish Republican Army draws gasps. "And I always get an intake of breath on any joke about Islamic fundamentalists." These... Read more
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Salon.com
Islamophobia on Fox News: Delusional “Fox and Friends” pundit Bo Dietl equates Muslim communities with “motorcycle gangs up in the Bronx”Italian mobsters that are hanging out in Italian restaurants, then you use Ital
Islamophobia on Fox News: Delusional “Fox and Friends” pundit Bo Dietl equates Muslim communities with “motorcycle gangs up in the Bronx”
Salon.com / Posted 29 days ago
Italian mobsters that are hanging out in Italian restaurants, then you use Italian undercovers. If I’m looking for the old Irish Republican Army running guns back to Ireland, I’m going to go into an Irish community.” Dietl called the notion that... Read more
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The Irish Times
Did our ancestors fight for a country so many would have to leave?1912 to 1921 he was a member of the Irish Republican Brotherhood and the Irish
Did our ancestors fight for a country so many would have to leave?
The Irish Times / Posted a month ago
1912 to 1921 he was a member of the Irish Republican Brotherhood and the Irish Volunteers, which later became the Irish Republican Army during the War of Independence, before it split and the anti-treaty IRA was formed and civil war broke... Read more
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Daily Record
The unlikely rebel of 1916: The Scottish woman who joined the Easter Risingin Dublin during the Easter Rising During the Civil War that followed, she bec
The unlikely rebel of 1916: The Scottish woman who joined the Easter Rising
Daily Record / Posted 1 months ago
in Dublin during the Easter Rising During the Civil War that followed, she became paymaster general of the Provisional Irish Republican Army. She was arrested again in 1923 and held at the North Dublin Union. Mary, who is researching... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Should the World Respond to Terrorism?have ended, and the reasons vary. Sometimes they’ve ended through political neg
How Should the World Respond to Terrorism?
The Atlantic / Posted 1 months ago
have ended, and the reasons vary. Sometimes they’ve ended through political negotiations, as when Northern Ireland’s Irish Republican Army agreed to relinquish its weapons in exchange for political representation. Sometimes they’ve ended... Read more

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