6N: Ireland stays unbeaten after seeing off Wales 37-27

DUBLIN (AP) — That St. Patrick's Day showdown with England for the Six Nations title crept closer after Ireland passed its biggest test yet by seeing off Wales 37-27 at Lansdowne Road on Saturday. ...

6N: Wales welcome back 3 Lions, Irish lose 3 of theirs

DUBLIN (AP) — Wales has back three of its Lions. Ireland has lost three of its Lions. Which is why Ireland will take a measure of fear into the Six Nations match wi...

6N: Ireland change 5 for Wales test

DUBLIN (AP) — Prop Tadhg Furlong and lock Iain Henderson were ruled out with hamstring issues from playing for Six Nations leader Ireland against Wales at Lansdowne Road on Saturday. ...

Goosen must likely qualify to return to Shinnecock for Open

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Retief Goosen one-putted the last six holes to win his second U.S. Open title at Shinnecock Hills in 2004. He has not been back to the storied club on Long Island since...

Spain set for ECB post after Ireland withdraws candidate

BRUSSELS (AP) — Ireland is withdrawing its candidate for European Central Bank vice president, making it almost certain that Spain's finance minister will get the job. Referring to I...

Booker Prize to mark 50th birthday by naming overall champ

LONDON (AP) — Organizers of the Man Booker Prize for fiction are marking the award's 50th anniversary by choosing an overall champion from past winners. There have been 51 Booker win...

Booker Prize to mark 50th birthday by naming overall champ

LONDON (AP) — Organizers of the Man Booker Prize for fiction are marking the award's 50th anniversary by choosing an overall champion from past winners. There have been 51 Booker win...

Talks to restore Northern Ireland government break down

LONDON (AP) — The leader of Northern Ireland's biggest political party says talks to restore the collapsed Belfast government have failed. Democratic Unionist Party leader Arlene Fos...

Ireland center Henshaw to miss rest of Six Nations

DUBLIN (AP) — Ireland center Robbie Henshaw will miss the final three rounds of the Six Nations rugby tournament because of a shoulder injury. Henshaw dislocated his shoulder while s...

UK and Irish leaders seek end to Northern Ireland stalemate

LONDON (AP) — The British and Irish prime ministers are heading to Belfast as hopes rise for an end to a political stalemate that has left Northern Ireland without a government for more than a year. ...

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6N: Ireland beats Italy 56-19 but Furlong, Henshaw injured

DUBLIN (AP) — Ireland got the four-tries bonus point it sought in a second win from two Six Nations rugby matches but beating Italy 56-19 might have cost it two Lions at Lansdowne Road on Saturday. ...

Ryanair flight returns to Bucharest airport, lands safely

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian authorities say the pilots of a Ryanair flight asked to return to the Bucharest airport amid reports that their plane's tail may have clipped the runway on takeoff. ...

6N: Best says new Ireland cap Larmour is the real deal

Captain Rory Best regards the hype around new Ireland teammate Jordan Larmour as legit. Since Larmour was picked in the Irish reserves for the Six Nations match against Italy on Satu...

6N: Uncapped back Larmour in reserves for Ireland v Italy

DUBLIN (AP) — The uncapped Jordan Larmour, the talk of Irish rugby this season, made the reserves for Ireland's Six Nations rugby match against Italy on Saturday at Lansdowne Road. T...