Northern Ireland monitors say Protestant militants killed Belfast man, broke peace promises

Experts: Belfast militants killed man, broke truce

Archbishop: Vatican rejects resignations of 2 Dublin bishops linked to child abuse cover-ups

Vatican rejects resignations of 2 Dublin bishops

‘Disney theme park for rioting’: Belfast leaders decry children’s zeal for fighting police

Belfast leaders decry youths’ zeal for rioting

Belfast police dodge gunfire in 3rd night of unrest; priest decries ‘theme park for rioting’

Police dodge gunfire in 3rd night of Belfast riots

Pope OKs resignation of Irish bishop who didn’t challenge Dublin policy of keeping abuse quiet

Irish bishop resigns, says he didn’t report abuse

Ireland’s Catholic cardinal hospitalized after falling ill at church service; condition stable

Irish Catholic cardinal falls ill, hospitalized

As Easter nears amid scandal, Catholics find ties to the church tested in painful ways

Catholics find ties to the church tested by crisis

End of an Irish Catholic era: Limerick pubs to open Good Friday, defy nation’s ‘dry’ holy day

Irish pubs to open on Good Friday for first time

Green globe: 70 million Irish at home, abroad cheer St. Patrick’s Day from Sydney to San Fran

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Northern Ireland Assembly to vote on next power-sharing step; No. 2 Protestant party says ‘no’

NIreland Assembly to vote on next peacemaking step

Catholic diocese in Ireland’s child-abuse scandals appeals to faithful to help pay legal bills

Catholic diocese seeks cash to pay Irish victims

Massacre or myth? Academics explore 4,000 accounts of 1641 killings of Protestants in Ireland

Experts explore 1641 Irish slayings of Protestants

Protestant firebrand-turned-peacemaker Ian Paisley to quit British Parliament after 40 years

NIreland’s Paisley to quit Parliament after 40 yrs

Real IRA splinter group says it killed Northern Ireland man; body found semi-naked by roadside

Real IRA faction says it ‘executed’ NIreland man

Sinn Fein: Talks end with Northern Ireland’s Protestants but new deal possible on justice dept

Sinn Fein: Belfast talks over, new pact possible

Ireland irate over Encyclopaedia Britannica’s past mangled history of Irish Civil War

US encyclopedia sorry for Irish history snafu

Northern Ireland leaders: New power-sharing pact to save Catholic-Protestant coalition is near

NIreland Catholics, Protestants close to new pact

Belfast foes break deadline in round-the-clock talks, struggle to seal new power-sharing pact

NIreland parties struggling to save coalition pact

Belfast rivals edge near new power-sharing deal; British, Irish premiers hope for breakthrough

NIreland parties near deal to save coalition pact

UK, Irish premiers offer compromise to save Belfast power-sharing, but leave with no deal

UK, Dublin offer compromise plan for NIreland

Northern Ireland power-sharing faces make-or-break talks; British, Irish gov’ts could step in

Unraveling Belfast government faces ‘High Noon’

Pope invites Irish bishops to Vatican summit to discuss papal response to child-abuse scandals

Pope, Irish bishops plan summit on child abuse

Northern Ireland’s outlawed Ulster Defense Association says it has fully disarmed

Outlawed NIreland association says it has disarmed

2 more Irish Catholic bishops quit over church’s cover-up of child abuse by Dublin priests

2 more Irish bishops quit over Dublin abuse report

2nd Irish Catholic bishop to quit over report into church’s cover-up of Dublin child abuse

2nd Irish bishop quitting over Dublin abuse report