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  • Making it on their own

    The Irish rock band U2 cemented its position atop the music universe last night as the band swept the 48th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, winning five awards, including album of the year and song of the year. "This is really a big, big night for...
  • David Nitkin on state politics issues

    Issues Eric T., Bel Air: Mr. Nitkin, in your Feb. 13, 2006, Q&A you briefly summarize The Sun's aggressive reporting on an aborted state land sale to a politically connected contractor (at the same price as the state initially paid). A few weeks ago,...
  • Complaint hits 4 on liquor board

    Baltimore's chief liquor inspector accused four members of the city's Board of Liquor License Commissioners yesterday of engaging in political collusion and corruption to protect some bar owners on The Block from sanctions. In his complaint filed in...
  • We aren't in this alone

    BEFORE TUESDAY'S terror attack, the Bush administration had offended allies and others with unilateralist gestures over an array of issues. The message was that the United States is the world's only superpower, get used to it. Since Tuesday, the...
  • Leaders around the world welcome pope

    LONDON - From Notre Dame in Paris to the Basilica of Guadalupe in Mexico City, cathedral bells tolled and prayers were offered yesterday to celebrate the election of Pope Benedict XVI. Roman Catholics and political and religious leaders around the...
  • Indictment describes rogue trader, web of deceit

    Carnell Dawkins, manager of a Mail Boxes Etc. branch in midtown Manhattan, remembers when David Russell set up an account to receive his mail there, but Russell was never seen and rarely used the box. "He never received much mail, maybe one piece,"...
  • Icelandic volcano threatens UCF's game vs. Penn State in Ireland

    Icelandic volcano threatens UCF's game vs. Penn State in Ireland
    UCF's game against Penn State in Ireland could be in jeopardy thanks to an Icelandic volcano. The risk of a volcano called Bárðarbunga erupting has increased greatly in recent days. Scientists are concerned a major earthquake in the region may trigger...
  • Hundreds rally in Ireland after rape victim says denied abortion

    DUBLIN (Reuters) - Hundreds of people rallied in Dublin to call for a change to Ireland's abortion laws on Wednesday after a rape victim said she was refused a termination and instead gave birth by Cesarean section. The young migrant's case has...
  • Review: 'Calvary' ★★★

    Review: 'Calvary' ★★&#9733
    Scene: a confessional, somewhere in Ireland. The camera stays on Father James while an unseen male, the victim of clergy abuse long ago, speaks in seething tones about having "tasted semen" at a terrifyingly young age. Well, says the momentarily stunned...
  • Theater: Selkie presents Irish green plays at farm

    Theater: Selkie presents Irish green plays at farm
    A theater event that was a hit three years ago returns this weekend to fill the bucolic Anam Cara Farm in South Whitehall Township. Selkie Theatre founders Kate Scuffle and George Miller will present "Bo Leictreach GreenPlay Festival," featuring new 10-...
  • Iceland volcano begins erupting, could threaten UCF-Penn State

    Iceland volcano begins erupting, could threaten UCF-Penn State
    An Icelandic volcano has begun sub-glacial eruptions, threatening UCF's game against Penn State in Ireland. So far, the eruption has not altered air travel and has had no impact on the ability for UCF and Penn State to make it to Ireland. Met Office...
  • Brazilian companies press fight for Chiquita

    Two Brazilian companies trying to buy Charlotte, N.C.-based Chiquita Brands International took their case to an influential shareholder advisory firm Tuesday, seeking to win support to preempt Chiquita's planned merger with an Irish produce firm....