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DUBLIN - Yes, they have more bananas.
DUBLIN - Authorities say Ireland's most notorious crime boss - widely blamed for the murder of an investigative reporter - has been shot in a Dublin ambush, but may have survived because he wore body armor.
DUBLIN - St. Patrick may have banished snakes and brought Christianity to Ireland, but perhaps his greatest feat was one of sheer endurance. After all, there were hundreds of other future saints roaming Ireland at the time, but Patrick is the one who gets the party.
DUBLIN - Ireland's top drag queen, Miss Panti Bliss, has driven a stiletto heel through this nation's long-running debate on gay rights. Panti has riled up conservative Catholics and won global admirers in a social media tour de force that is dominating Irish water-cooler talk.