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  • Do you own a shaggy sheep? Ireland needs ewes.
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  • Several G-8 leaders took a united stance Tuesday on seeking a negotiated Syrian peace settlement.
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  • From right, Britains Prime Minister David Cameron, European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso, US President Barack Obama and European Council President Herman Van Rompuy attend a media conference regarding EU-US trade at the G-8 summit in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland on Monday, June 17, 2013.  (AP Photo/Andrew Winning, Pool)
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  • President Barack Obama declared peace in Northern Ireland a "blueprint" for those living amid conflict around the world.
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  • Bomb scare
  • A founding member of a Scottish terror group has been indicted on charges he emailed bomb threats to the University of Pittsburgh earlier this year that forced the evacuation of more than 100 buildings on campus.
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  • Bestselling Irish author Maeve Binchy, one of Ireland's most popular writers who sold more than 40 million books worldwide, has died.
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  • When Patch hopped aboard the train to Dublin, it took the power of Twitter to reunite the dog with his owner.
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  • In the beginning, there was Bono. And what a baby face he had.
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  • Letting your telephone ring in a courtroom is rarely a good idea. Taking the call is worse.
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  • An estimated 500,000 people crowded Saturday into central Dublin for the St. Patrick's Day parade.
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  • Somewhere in Ireland, a burglar has the heart of a saint.
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  • Ireland is counting on its citizens to spend more and help reverse the nation's daunting deficits. But new figures for retail sales reveal that debt-burdened shoppers spent less for the fourth straight year.
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  • Northern Ireland farmer Alan Graham says he doesn't know who Rihanna is but she must keep her top on while performing on his land.
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  • Talk about a tough professor.
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  • The main cloud of ash from an Icelandic volcano swept north of Scandinavia Monday, disrupting flights over Greenland, while a second, smaller plume stretched south toward the coasts of Scotland and Ireland.
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  • President Barack Obama said Monday that the U.S. and Ireland share a "blood link" that extends beyond strategic interests or foreign policy into the hearts of the millions of Irish Americans who still see a homeland here.
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  • Taoiseach Enda Kenny by Irish President Mary Mc Aleese, at Aras An Uachtarain, the Irish Presidents residence in Phoenix Park, Dublin, Tuesday May 17, 2011.
  • Queen Elizabeth II's journey of reconciliation to Ireland took her on Wednesday to the site of a notorious massacre where British troops killed 14 Irish civilians in 1920.
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  • A 25-year-old Catholic policeman who had just joined Northern Ireland's police force has been killed after a booby-trap bomb exploded as he got into his car, police and neighbors said.
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  • A small commuter aircraft carrying 12 people crashed and caught fire Thursday while trying to land in heavy fog at Cork Airport in southwest Ireland, killing at least six people, authorities said.
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  • European Union nations agreed to give euro67.5 billion ($89.4 billion) in bailout loans to Ireland on Sunday to help it weather the cost of its massive banking crisis, and sketched out new rules for future emergencies in an effort to restore faith in the euro currency.
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  • Animals and Oddities
  • The roads and rivers of northwest Ireland are suddenly lined with mink.
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  • Church abuse
  • Pope Benedict XVI accepted the resignation Wednesday of Bishop John Magee.
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