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Sean O'Mahony's All-Ireland hopes are ended

The Sean O’Mahony’s hopes of All-Ireland glory were ended by St Croan’s of Roscommon yesterday after their comeback at Kingspan Breffni Park in Cavan fell just short on a 0-14 to 2-7 scoreline. 344 more words


Prison Sentences Delayed For Convicted Mass. Probation Officials

BOSTON (AP) — Former Massachusetts Probation Commissioner John O’Brien and a former deputy convicted in a corruption case can delay their prison sentences during their appeals, a federal appeals court has decided. 227 more words


Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions and How They Came to Be

By Charlotte Jones (Author) and John O’Brien (illustrator)

Synopsis: Popsicles, potato chips, Silly Putty, Velcro, and many other familiar things have fascinating stories behind them. In fact, dozens of products and everyday items had surprisingly haphazard beginnings.  86 more words


Sydney hostage planned daring escape

WATCH: 82-year-old John O’Brien recounts his ordeal inside the cafe and how he escaped.

SYDNEY, Australia – The siege at the Sydney cafe had been going on for more than five hours and 82-year-old John O’Brien had become convinced the gunman was insane and they would likely all end up dead. 1,088 more words


To classical music abuse survivors - please do let me or the Home Office know of your wishes for the inquiry

I will be attending the meeting about the Independent Panel Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse at the Home Office on Monday December 8th, to accompany a survivor from a music school. 457 more words


O'Brien's hospital visit from the O'Mahony's goes viral

The celebrations are still going on Quay Street and the Point Road following the Sean O’Mahony’s Leinster Intermediate Championship victory over Meath side Ballinlough on Sunday. 146 more words