A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Fri, 17 Apr, 2020
Thu, 16 Apr, 2020
A teenage girl who has been fighting cancer for 12 years has been the lucky beneficiary of a substantial donation from an English couple whose daughter has beaten the same disease
Wed, 25 Mar, 2020
Kiefer Sutherland made his name as an actor, but he also has a successful career in music. Ahead of his Dublin concert this month, he talks to
Sat, 15 Feb, 2020
Jim Murray is a guitarist, originally from An Muine Fliuch, Co Cork.
Wed, 22 Jan, 2020
Harley Davidson is betting on electric motorcycles to attract the next generation of younger and more environmentally conscious riders to reverse declining US sales.
Tue, 08 Oct, 2019
The Democrat debates will see 10 prospective presidential candidates argue why they should receive the nomination to take on Donald Trump.looks at the runners.
Sat, 07 Sep, 2019
When Bill Laukitis searched for a suitable symbol to celebrate his wedding, his thoughts turned to beer.
Tue, 03 Sep, 2019
Republicans and independents in the US are losing faith in the economy at the steepest rates of Donald Trump’s presidency, signaling more trouble for his efforts to make economic growth a centrepiece of his re-election campaign.
Sat, 17 Aug, 2019
US president Donald Trump has been boasting about creating manufacturing jobs in states key to his re-election, but an emerging recession in the sector threatens to reverse that trend and imperil his message.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2019
Kellogg beat Wall Street expectations for quarterly sales and profit, boosting the food maker’s shares over 9% as investments in marketing and product development drove higher demand for snacks and frozen food in North America.
Fri, 02 Aug, 2019
The Government has joined the growing backlash against US president Donald Trump’s racist attack on four Congresswomen.
Fri, 19 Jul, 2019
says describing Donald Trump’s racist baiting of four new Democratic congresswomen of different ethnic backgrounds as ‘strategic’ gives him too much credit.
Tue, 16 Jul, 2019
When Health Minister Simon Harris recently signed legislation to allow for the operation of the Medical Cannabis Access Programme on a five-year pilot basis, he opened the door wider for an emerging sector which has significant potential to create jobs and a new revenue stream for the Government’s coffers.
Sun, 07 Jul, 2019
As the US Congress returns from a 10-day break, the question of whether the House of Representatives (controlled by the Democrats) should formally commence the process of impeaching US president Donald Trump for misdeeds committed during his tenure — and perhaps before — has split the party.
Sat, 08 Jun, 2019
AN exciting parcel arrived on my desk today, a present from a past student who wanted me to have a copy of her first cook book.
Fri, 07 Jun, 2019
Like Donald Trump, Richard Nixon tried to stonewall congressional investigations into crimes allegedly committed in the White House.
Tue, 14 May, 2019
Fiat Chrysler is a “house of brands” and that ensures it will be one of the few traditional carmakers to survive the disruption the auto industry is facing from the rise of electric and self-driving cars, according to chief executive officer Mike Manley.
Tue, 30 Apr, 2019
Battling cancer for 12 years, young Dublin girl Robyn Smyth faces a new fight against the disease as she flies out to the US today.
Tue, 19 Mar, 2019
Manchester United’s troubled International Champions Cup campaign suffered another blow, with a 4-1 defeat to Premier League rivals, Liverpool, in Michigan on Saturday night.
Mon, 30 Jul, 2018
Cork teenager Caoimhín Kelleher’s star continues to rise at Liverpool, with the 19-year-old impressing in the club’s 4-1 victory over Manchester Utd at the International Champions Cup in Michigan on Saturday night.
Mon, 30 Jul, 2018
The US president’s hard line on deportation and immigration is too late to prevent a major demographic shift to non-whites, who tend to vote for the Democrats, says
Tue, 24 Jul, 2018
Erin McGregor, sister of UFC king Conor, has started a floss dance challenge in a desperate bid to raise money to help save the life of a teenager she has been secretly helping.
Tue, 03 Jul, 2018
US police are searching for a young man suspected of killing two people at a central Michigan University residence hall on the same day parents were arriving to pick up students beginning their spring break.
Fri, 02 Mar, 2018
A man has been arrested and charged with sending letters with white powder to five people, including one to Donald Trump Jr. that landed his wife, Vanessa, in hospital.
Thu, 01 Mar, 2018
It has been a total and utter rollercoaster ride on equity markets over the past couple of weeks.
Fri, 09 Feb, 2018
Nearly 7,000 Syrians will be allowed to remain in the United States for another 18 months, the Trump administration has said, but no more Syrian citizens will be able to apply for the special protection programme.
Thu, 01 Feb, 2018
A former sports doctor who admitted molesting some of the United States' top gymnasts for years has been sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison by a judge who proudly told him: "I just signed your death warrant."
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018
Three key leaders at USA Gymnastics have resigned as more women and girls told a judge they were sexually assaulted by a sports doctor who spent years with Olympic gymnasts and other female athletes.
Mon, 22 Jan, 2018
A judge is holding an extraordinary four-day sentencing hearing for a disgraced American sport doctor who sexually assaulted young elite gymnasts.
Tue, 16 Jan, 2018
In the run-up to multiple votes around the world in 2016, including the United Kingdom’s Brexit vote and the United States presidential election, social media companies like Facebook and Twitter systematically served large numbers of voters poor-quality information — indeed, often outright lies — about politics and public policy.
Tue, 02 Jan, 2018
Forecasters in the US warned of sub-zero arctic air and dangerously cold wind chills across much of the country as snow continued to pile up in one city which already has nearly 63ins on the ground.
Wed, 27 Dec, 2017
Representative John Conyers has said he is stepping aside as the top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee amid a US congressional investigation into allegations he sexually harassed female staff members.
Sun, 26 Nov, 2017
USA Gymnastics has said it is "very sorry" that young athletes were abused by its former national team doctor Larry Nassar on the day he pleaded guilty to seven counts of sexual assault.
Wed, 22 Nov, 2017
and report on a poll that shows the American president’s popularity is eroding in the small towns and rural communities that helped him to get elected
Tue, 10 Oct, 2017
Sat, 30 Sep, 2017
Shares in CRH rose 3% after the building-materials giant announced it was to buy a leading US cement manufacturer for $3.5bn (€2.93bn).
Fri, 22 Sep, 2017
Prohibiting Americans from visiting North Korea prevents them from being held to political ransom and sends a message that Pyongyang is out of line, says
Mon, 04 Sep, 2017
Bruno Mars is donating $1m from a concert in Michigan to help those affected by the Flint water crisis.
Sun, 13 Aug, 2017
Glanbia said the popularity of health and sports nutrition products such as whey protein powder will fuel growth in the coming months, as its global cheese production helped raise its revenues almost 10% to over €2bn in its first half results.
Fri, 11 Aug, 2017
Two university employees wanted over the stabbing death of a Chicago man have surrendered peacefully in California and will be returned to Chicago for interrogation, authorities said.
Sat, 05 Aug, 2017
reports on Bord Bia’s and the Department of Agriculture’s efforts to support the export ambitions of Irish beverage companies
Mon, 24 Jul, 2017
Japan’s Takata, at the centre of the auto industry’s biggest-ever product recall, filed for bankruptcy protection in the US and Japan, and said it had agreed to be largely acquired for $1.6bn (€1.42bn) by the Chinese-owned US-based Key Safety Systems (KSS).
Tue, 27 Jun, 2017