first_imgSenator Brian O’Domhnaill has been re-elected to the Seanad, as we predicted last night.The Fianna Fail politician was re-elected in the 19th count with transfers from outgoing Senator James Carroll.The Donegal South West representative was returned on the Agricultural Panel with one vote to spare – taking 24 votes, one over the quota of 23. He said he was delighted to be back in Leinster House representing the people of Donegal after missing out on a Dail seat in this year’s General Election.CONFIRMED: O DOMHNAILL RETURNED TO SEANAD was last modified: April 27th, 2011 by gregShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more

Kenyan wins Vegas marathon

first_img 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREBlues bury Kings early with four first-period goals Stephen Kiogora of Kenya won the inaugural New Las Vegas Marathon on Sunday while Adriana Fernandez of Mexico won a sprint finish in the women’s race. Kiogora pulled away from Titus Munji of Kenya during mile 23 of the 26.2-mile race and finished in 2 hours, 11 minutes, 58 seconds for his first marathon win. He also collected $100,000. There were 10,955 runners entered in the marathon, run beneath flashy neon, glittering fireworks and the strains of Elvis Presley’s “Viva Las Vegas.” The race featured 36 running Elvises, as well as three couples who were married and 17 couples who renewed their vows at the run-through Special Memories Wedding Chapel at mile five. – Associated Press last_img read more