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By David A. Clarke Jr.
Blame Washington's intelligence failure, not lack of police
Topic - Northern Ireland
In a hearing on Capitol Hill, human rights experts and survivors of decades of violence and civil unrest in Northern Ireland discussed the need for justice and accountability for victims and society at large.
A priest exonerated of sexual assault charges against a teen girl will return to his parish with "great joy," almost four years after he left public ministry, and two years after his acquittal.
With St. Patrick's Day less than a week away, the mayor of Belfast, Northern Ireland will be joining local officials for the dedication of the clock welcoming visitors to the Irish American Heritage Museum in downtown Albany.
The new Doral in raging wind looked a lot like an old U.S. Open on Friday.
Rory McIlroy is 18 holes away from his first PGA Tour victory in 18 months, a chance to show the world he is back on his game.
Rory McIlroy did just enough to keep the lead Saturday in the Honda Classic.
Tiger Woods says it's way too early to hit the panic button. Then again, it's too early by his standards to be getting up on a Saturday morning to play a PGA Tour event.
McIlroy started strong, avoided a big number with a brilliant bogey in the middle and took on the wind and water on the 16th hole for one final birdie Saturday that gave him a 1-under 69 and a two-shot lead over Russell Henley at PGA National.
The British government announced Thursday it will appoint a judge to investigate its long-secret policy of supplying letters to Irish Republican Army fugitives promising them protection from arrest. The issue is dividing Northern Ireland's unity government. Why? The AP explains.
Graeme McDowell rallied to beat Hunter Mahan in 21 holes Friday in the Match Play Championship in a rematch of their Ryder Cup-deciding match in 2010.
Police say a package that sparked a security incident at the Royal Navy warfare school in southern England did not pose a threat.
Rory McIlroy took another step toward regaining his form Thursday with his lowest score in more than three years, a 9-under 63 while playing with Tiger Woods to take a two-shot lead in the Dubai Desert Classic.
Former U.S. Senate leader George Mitchell urged Maine lawmakers on Tuesday to learn to listen, be patient and respect colleagues - even those with whom they disagree.
The U.S. made the right decision to negotiate with, and ease sanctions on, Iran to give the country the chance to prove it doesn't want to build a nuclear weapon, former Maine senator and special envoy to Northern Ireland and the Middle East George Mitchell said Tuesday.
LONDON (AP) — High winds, waves and tides were lashing Britain's western coast Friday in a winter storm that flooded seaside towns and low-lying areas.