Shannon Airport has appointed Matthew Thomas of Canadian group Vantage as i

Barry O’Halloran Matthew Thomas of Canadian aiport operator Vantage will take over as chief executive of State-owned Shannon Group next month. Briti(...)

The lawsuit alleges that a Starbucks iced beverage advertised at 24 ounces contains about 14 ounces of fluid. Photograph:  Nick Ansell/PA Wire

Starbucks has been accused in legal action of overfilling its cold drinks with ice instead of using the advertised amount of coffee or other liquid. (...)

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Wall Street was higher in early evening trading on Monday, helped by a rise in financial and consumer discretionary stocks.

European shares edged up on Monday after sharp declines in the previous session, with German shares outperforming the broader market after a positive (...)

Dr Phil Kelly, Teagasc Food Research programme, Moorepark, addressing the 600 delegates from 32 countries at the International Dairy Federation’s Dairy Science & Technology Symposia 2016 in Dublin recently.

Dublin played host to the International Dairy Federation (IDF) conference for the first time last month. The conference brought together hundreds of i(...)

Police and protesters clash outside the Hyatt Regency Hotel where US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump was speaking. Photograph: Getty

There were protests in California for the second day in a row on Friday against US presidential candidate Donald Trump, who is moving closer to winnin(...)

Jack McCullough enters the King County Jail courtroom for his bail hearing in Seattle, Washington in 2011. Photograph: Anthony Bolante/Reuters

A Belfast native, who was sentenced to life in prison in the US in 2012 over the 1957 murder of a seven-year-old girl, has been released after new evi(...)

Paul O’Brien: Growth Hacker and start-up consultant

“Tech hub” is a meaningless term. As the sector grows in size and influence, almost every city in the US has attached the label to its list of local a(...)

Jeremiah Mathis Thede walks free from Antrim Crown Court on Friday  after he was found not guilty of a charge of endangering an aircraft or persons in the aircraft. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

An American man has been cleared of air rage charges following the emergency diversion of a transatlantic flight to Belfast. Jeremiah Mathis Thede ((...)

Jeremiah Mathis Thede at Antrim Crown Court. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

An American man accused of endangering an aircraft after he asked for pre-flight snacks has said passengers could have become concerned by his repeate(...)

Stephen Feeney  (far right) with his cousins Eamon, Andy, Janice, Liam and Rhian Neitzel while tubing in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Stephen spent Christmas on the farm of his aunt Peggy, who emigrated to the US in 1966 from Killargue, Co Leitrim.

Growing up, this time of year always bought great expectation in my family home. During this window when winter was ending and summer was on the horiz(...)