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“I felt quite good,” Harrington said after Friday’s round. “When I got [the ball] in position, I hit a lot of really nice iron shots. I got a few breaks as well, during the round, which you generally always do when you shoot 65. “Yeah, I’m definitely getting more comfortable with the golf course [Innisbrook in Tampa,...

The statistics show that Doyle managed six goals in his first 25 Premier League starts since moving to Moulineux. Ordinarily, these would be pretty mundane numbers for an experienced forward. If you watch how often Wolves play with him as the lone gunman however, that he has managed half a dozen strikes is nothing...

But there should be no complaints. This was a poor performance with the added worry of Brian O’Driscoll and Gordon D’Arcy picking up injuries which Leinster must now hope do not threaten their participation in the Heineken Cup quarter-final against Clermont Auvergne on April 9. The question is whether D’Arcy...

The resignations of three more Irish bishops will be accepted by the pope in the coming weeks following Magee’s departure, the Irish Examiner reported. Magee, who served as a secretary to three popes, took leave of his position after it was determined that, while being aware of incidents of child abuse by priests, he...

Cahill, who was 73, died March 11 as a result of injuries sustained in a car accident on Feb. 25. The Ardkill, County Cavan native was a popular figure and known to many because of his ownership of the Woodside Steak House from 1980 to 1997. Cahill was the beloved husband of Breda Cahill and the late Anne Cahill...

Arguably, the parade was never in safer or more experienced hands. As he himself pointed out more than once, Kelly is a veteran of Fifth Avenue on March 17th. He has policed the parade, and has marched in it as police commissioner. Being grand marshal then, was like green icing on a very big cake, one that Kelly...

Runners and walkers are being asked to register and sign up sponsors for the four-mile event in Central Park on April 10. The race starts at 9.30 A.M. “The story of the January 12 earthquake that hit the country has been fading from the headlines, but the needs on the ground remain enormous. The scale and complexity...

Congressman Richard Neal was addressing over 100 members of Congress, Irish American leaders and civil rights campaigners from the North of Ireland gathered in the Capitol Building for the unveiling on Thursday. “For more than twenty years, I have worked with my colleagues in the United States House of Representatives...

“The honorary position of Cultural Ambassador has been introduced in order to enhance the involvement and impact of internationally renowned artists in the cultural promotion of Ireland. The appointee will assist the government in developing its vision for the promotion of Irish arts, culture and the creative...

“It certainly is a very good thing,” said the Rev. Colm Campbell, who has worked as a chaplain to older Irish emigrants in New York. Visiting seniors can reserve free rail travel by going to www.discoverireland.com or by calling a local LoCall number to book a free Golden Trekker Ticket when in Ireland. Irish Rail,...