Boston and Cape Cod suffered the worst of the US snowstorm on Tuesday, with 36 inches of snowfall recorded in some areas. Photograph: Katherine Taylor/The New York Times. 0:38

A powerful blizzard struck Boston and surrounding New England on Tuesday, leaving some 4.5 million people grappling with as much as three feet of s(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief David Drumm Drumm sold his house for $3.88m in 2011 pursuant to an agreement between his bankruptcy trustee and wife Lorraine. Photograph: Josh Reynolds/The Irish Times

A Massachusetts bank has notified a US bankruptcy court that debts owed by former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm totalling just over €1 (...)

Pádraig Schaler’s friends have recorded an album, Amhrán do Phádraig, to raise funds for his care in Germany.

Pádraig Schaler was critically injured while on a J1 visa in Cape Cod in Massachusetts in June last year. He was cycling to work when he was hit by(...)

 Afghan Army soldiers attend their graduation ceremony in Kabul, Afghanistan,earlier this month.  Three Afghan soldiers have been reported missing from a joint military training exercise taking place in the US this week. Photograph: Jawad Jalali/EPA.

Three Afghanistan National Army soldiers have been reported missing from a joint military training exercise taking place in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, o(...)

My husband’s grandfather was killed at Gallipoli and his name is inscribed on the Helles Memorial there. We would love to visit this monument next Jun(...)

Fishmonger Stefan Griesbach with the Golden Red Fish in Galway. It was served to visitors to the Galway arts festival. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

A long-living fish which prefers the chillier waters of northern latitudes has been caught by an Irish fishing vessel on the Porcupine Bank.The golde(...)

David Drumm and wife Lorraine Drumm walk out of the John W. McCormack Court House after the latter testified in the bankruptcy trial for her husband in Boston, Massachusetts. Photograph: Matthew Healey

It was only hours before David Drumm filed his so-called schedules and statement of financial affairs, or Sofa, to a US court giving the court-appoin(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm walks past reporters on his way into court for the first day of his US bankruptcy  trial in Boston today. Photograph: Josh Reynolds/The Irish Times 0:47

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm has arrived at a Boston court to testify before a US bankruptcy judge in a long-anticipated case t(...)

Ex-CEO of Anglo Irish Bank David Drumm, centre, arrives at federal court in Boston, to file for bankruptcy. photograph: josh reynolds for the boston globe

Before David Drumm, the former chief executive of Anglo Irish Bank, faced his creditors for a third time in his US bankruptcy proceedings on January 5(...)

The former Cape Cod home of David Drumm, former CEO of Anglo Irish Bank. Photograph: Cape Cod Times

2008September 19thFor the first time since marrying David Drumm in 1991, Lorraine Drumm opens a bank account in her own name. The account is opened in(...)