Cowen ushers in a more sober Irish era

IrelandDublin - A new, sombre era in Irish political life was being ushered in Tuesday with the hand

Ireland's Ahern to address US House of Congress

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Man dies in fire at Irish chemical plant

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Swing against Lisbon Treaty in Irish opinion poll

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Artist Spencer Tunick seeks nude crowd in Ireland

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Irish police investigate death of Eritrean girl on flight to US

Cork, Ireland - Irish police were on Wednesday investigating the death of a 2-year-old Eritrean girl on a flight from Germany to the United States that was diverted to Shannon Airport.