A file image from 1962 file photo showing Yogi Berra making a catch for the   New York Yankees. Photograph: AP

Baseball player Lawrence Peter ‘Yogi’ Berra, one of the most successful catchers of all time, has died at the age of 90, the Yogi Berra Museum has ann(...)

Tesla co-founder Elon Musk: a new book is particularly revelatory about his childhood, telling of an abusive father and a difficult time at school where he was bullied by his peers. Photographer: Tim Rue/Bloomberg

With school started and the rest of us back at our desks, it is the end of what has been a relentless summer of business news: the fate of Greece and (...)

Alex Rodriguez hits his 660th career home run to tie Willie Mays record during a game with Boston Red Sox in the 8th inning at Fenway Park Boston, Massachusetts. Photo: Jim Rogash/Getty

In the top of the 8th inning at Fenway Park last Friday night, Alex Rodriguez came off the bench for his first at-bat, and the Boston Red Sox fans ser(...)

Dave and Caitlin Power in Central Park on the day of their wedding. Photograph: dkcollection.com

Each Saturday on irishtimes.com/weddings we'll report on couples’ love stories .We'll tell the tales and show the pictures of these fabulous weddin(...)

Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees: “I take full responsibility for the mistakes that led to my suspension for the 2014 season,” he said in his statement. Photograph: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

Embattled New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez apologised on Tuesday for “the mistakes” he made that led to his suspension for taking performance-e(...)

Judge Patricia Ryan has adjourned sentencing of Michael McDonald (44) to next July.

A burglar was wearing a Yankees baseball cap he had stolen from a priest’s house when gardaí arrested him hours after the break-in.Michael McDonald (4(...)

Sprinter turned 7s sensation Carlin Isles is proof USA Rugby are open to attracting athletes from other sports. Photograph: Getty Images.

Todd Clever, captain of the USA Eagles rugby team, was a guest on NBC Chicago’s morning show to promote this Saturday’s game against the All Blacks. “(...)

 Kerry manager Eamon Fitzmaurice. Photograph:  Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

In the grandest of Irish traditions, I spent a week of my holidays in Kerry this year. As I was walking out the door and leaving Dublin, I was told by(...)

New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira (R) drives in a run  against the Boston Red Sox during a recent game at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. A fan who was caught on camera asleep during a recent broadcast of a game between the two teams has filed a law suit seeking $10m in damages.  Photograph:  Jason Szenes/EPA.

A New York man has taken legal action against a US broadcaster after commentators teased him on air for being asleep in the crowd at a New York Yankee(...)

New York Yankees Alex Rodriguez has been banned for 2014. Photograph: Mark Blinch/Reuters

New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez will be suspended for the entire 2014 Major League Baseball (MLB) season and play-offs for doping after an in(...)