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    • Acquittal in Irish Rugby Rape Case Deepens Debate on Sexual Consent

    • By: Ed O’loughlin
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 7 mins
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    DUBLIN — The nine-week rape trial of two rising stars of Irish professional rugby transfixed, and at times horrified, public opinion on both sides of Ireland’s border. Their acquittal in March was supposed to calm emotions and allow divisions to heal.

    "Acquittal in Irish Rugby Rape Case Deepens Debate on Sexual Consent" is from the April 15, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Ed O’loughlin and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • In Ireland, a Same-Sex Marriage, a Tax Benefit and a Twist

    • By: Ed O’Loughlin
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 4 mins
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    People love a good story at this time of year, and preferably one with a twist. Recently, Ireland was stirred by the story of two men in Dublin who, three days before Christmas, married for tax reasons. Local news media flocked to a civil registration office in Dublin on Friday to witness the wedding of the men, Michael O’Sullivan, 58, and Matt Murphy, 82, who, it was widely reported, decided to marry despite not being gay.

    "In Ireland, a Same-Sex Marriage, a Tax Benefit and a Twist" is from the December 24, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Ed O’Loughlin and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Minds of Winter

    • By: Ed O'Loughlin
    • Narrated by: Bill Webster
    • Length: 17 hrs and 44 mins
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    Fay Morgan and Nelson Nilsson have each arrived in Inuvik, Canada, about 120 miles north of the Arctic Circle. Both are in search of answers about a family member: Nelson for his estranged older brother, and Fay for her vanished grandfather. Driving Fay into town from the airport on a freezing January night, Nelson reveals a folder left behind by his brother. An image catches Fay's eye: a clock she has seen before. Soon Fay and Nelson realize that their relatives have an extraordinary and historic connection - a secret share in one of the greatest mysteries of polar expedition.

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    • Not Untrue & Not Unkind

    • By: Ed O’Loughlin
    • Narrated by: Gerard Doyle
    • Length: 10 hrs and 6 mins
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    In Dublin, a newspaper editor called Cartwright is found dead. One of his colleagues, Owen Simmons, discovers a dossier on Cartwright’s desk containing a photograph that brings him back to a dusty road in Africa and to a woman he once loved.

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    • Great book - but difficut listen

    • By Linda J. Westerschulte on 12-31-10

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    • Tweet on Massacre Anniversary Puts Harsh Light on Sinn Fein Member

    • By: Ed O’loughlin
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 5 mins
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    The police in Belfast, Northern Ireland, said they were investigating a social media post by a Sinn Fein member of the British Parliament who this past week appeared to mock the anniversary of the sectarian massacre of 10 Protestant men during Northern Ireland’s troubles.

    "Tweet on Massacre Anniversary Puts Harsh Light on Sinn Fein Member" is from the January 07, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Ed O’loughlin and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Britain's Election: What the DUP Is, and What It Wants

    • By: Ed O’loughlin
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 8 mins
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    The surprise result of Britain’s snap election that backfired on Prime Minister Theresa May and weakened her Conservative Party may have stunned no one more than the Democratic Unionist Party of Northern Ireland, which now holds the unlikely role of kingmaker.

    "Britain's Election: What the Dup Is, and What It Wants" is from the June 10, 2017 International section of The New York Times. It was written by Ed O’loughlin and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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