| Jun 6, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Credit the Internet and baby boomers. For Americans of European lineage, the urge to learn the stories of our ancestors on the other side of the pond continues to fuel a strong interest in ancestral travel.
Genealogy ranks among the top search...
| May 31, 2013
| 12:52 PM
A UCF-Penn State game in Ireland during the 2014 season is inching closer to reality.
A team of four UCF administrators returned Friday from a four-day trip to Ireland where they met with potential partners for a game against Penn State in Dublin in...
| May 31, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Over the past decade, Irish novelist Colum McCann has made a specialty of combining historical figures and situations with entirely fictional characters. In "Dancer (2003), McCann delivered an often stinging portrait of Rudolf Nureyev; in the National...
| May 24, 2013
| 12:00 PM
National Book Award winner Colum McCann's ninth book, "TransAtlantic," is a fictionalized exploration of three historic journeys between North America and Ireland. He talked about his new novel, which hits bookstores on June 4, by phone from his...
| May 9, 2013
| 4:47 PM
A letter to the Irish Times Wednesday was headlined "Name for the new Liffey bridge" The body of the letter consists of "Sir — The suspension is killing me. — Yours, etc. Tom Gilsenan."
Bravo, Tom. You've done your duty as an Irishman. You'...
| May 2, 2013
The idea behind Cayova, a startup moving its headquarters to Chicago via Dublin, is that the time we spend in the digital world and the information we share about ourselves is a valuable commodity to marketers.
So why shouldn't we, as consumers,...
| May 2, 2013
| 9:09 PM
UCF is in talks to play Penn State in Dublin, Ireland, to open the 2014 season.
“We have talked to them about being a potential opponent, but we are far from an agreement,” said David Hansen, UCF senior associate athletics director for...
| Mar 19, 2013
Michael J. Roarty, a retired marketing executive who helped build Anheuser-Busch beer brands into international powerhouses, died at a hospital in a St. Louis suburb Saturday, a day after suffering a heart attack. He was 84.
Roarty had been...
| May 7, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Notre Dame to debut new cleats for Navy game in Ireland...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 4:33 PM
From the Pope's Christmas Day message to an airing of the memorable 1977 Jesus of Nazareth miniseries, here is some of the religious programming airing over the next few weeks, throughout the holiday season. All times Eastern. Check back for updates and...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Delhi 2 Dublin is as multicultural as you get. There's vocalist and drummer Sanjay Seran and DJ and tabla player Tarun Nayar -- Vancouver residents with parents born in India.Andrew Kim is a Korean who wears a kilt and plays electrified Indian sitar. Sara...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 3:03 PM
Sherman Oaks Notre Dame players left for Ireland on Tuesday afternoon, but about 40 members of the football team had trouble in London and missed a connecting flight to Dublin. They are supposed to make it to Dublin Wednesday night......