| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:46 PM
Downtown Las Vegas knew him as the guy who wore wacky ties and kept his pockets stuffed with coupons for a free lunch at El Cortez Hotel and Casino. When he met someone new, he handed them a "fun book," as the vouchers are sometimes called, and introduced...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 3:58 PM
Prince George has a new nanny: Maria Teresa Turrion Borrallo, according to Kensington Palace, which identified the little royal's caretaker on Thursday and asked that her privacy be respected.
Borrallo, reportedly in her 30s and described as a...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 12:42 PM
Back in the mid-1800s, tensions were mounting between the U.S. and Mexico. Contemporaneously, many Roman Catholic, Irish immigrants to the U.S. were experiencing discrimination in their mostly Protestant adopted home.
With hostilities breaking out...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:02 AM
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| Mar 6, 2014
| 12:30 PM
By Joseph Erdos for Oneforthetable.com
What I like about Irish baked goods is that they're always hearty and wholesome, like soda bread, scones, porter cake and biscuits. And I especially like it when recipes are easy to make -- ones that don't...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 11:47 AM
Dunkin’ Donuts has introduced a full lineup of seasonal beverages and snacks to help celebrate St. Patrick's Day: Irish crème and Mocha Irish crème coffees and lattes, the lucky mint Coolatta, mint hot chocolate and two new donuts -- mint Oreo and...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 3:03 PM
Looks like the "Blarney Blowout" lived up to its name.
Four police officers were slightly injured and more than 70 people were reported arrested on Saturday after a pre-St. Patrick's Day celebration in Amherst, Mass. The "Blarney Blowout" turned into,...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 4:17 PM
Tinley Park kicked off St. Patrick’s Day festivities Sunday afternoon with its annual Irish parade and what Mayor Ed Zabrocki called “the biggest crowd we’ve had in 15 years.”
Ireland’s Consul General in Chicago, Aidan...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 6:12 AM
"Hop. One, two, three, four. Back. One, two, three, four."
In the basement at St. Pius X Catholic Church at 6428 York Road in Rodgers Forge, 12 girls and one boy practiced Irish dance for Baltimore's upcoming St. Patrick's Day parade.
"What do you...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 7:28 PM
Ready to break out the leprechaun hats, green T-shirts and “Kiss Me, I’m Irish” buttons? Monday is St. Patrick’s Day!
Here are some South Florida hotspots where you can party while enjoying a cold pint of Guinness or a hot plate...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 8:34 AM
The satire issue of “T: The New York Times Style Magazine” came out this week, and it includes a piece on the “forgotten literary genius” of J.P. Donleavy, a timely reminder of the cozy relationship between Ireland and America,...