A screengrab from CCTV video of a hatchet-wielding attacker charging a group of New York City police officers yesterday.

A hatchet-wielding attacker charged a group of New York City police officers posing for a photograph yesterday, wounded two, one critically, before th(...)

New York is a city of neighbourhoods so choose the right one to stay in

Most frequent visitors to New York City tend to stay in the same hotel, usually in Midtown Manhattan, with the Irish favouring Fitzpatrick’s on Lexing(...)

 Nobel Prize winner US Professor John O’ Keefe speaks to reporters after winning the award for Physiology or Medicine during a press conference in London. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA 0:51

A son of Irish emigrants, Anglo-American professor John O’Keefe jointly won the 2014 Nobel Prize for medicine today with Norwegian couple May-Britt an(...)

This week’s visit was Enda Kenny’s third  to the United States this year, and he is due back in New York  in November for a business dinner. Photograph: Peter Foley/EPA

Taoiseach Enda Kenny wrapped up a speech to a group of Irish millennial emigrants at a reception in New York City on Tuesday night, telling them that (...)

Protestors fill Broadway in the Flood Wall Street rally. Photograph: EPA/Justin Lane

in New York Just a day after the huge People’s Climate March in Manhattan, which drew at least 300,000 participants, more radical activists “flooded”(...)

Prof Jan Gehl said Ireland and other former British colonies “have allowed traffic planners to exert undue influence, with silly ideas like every time a pedestrian approaches a crossing, they have to ‘apply’ to cross the street when it should be a human right”.

Dublin needs “thousands more” seats or park benches in the city centre, according to renowned Danish urbanist Jan Gehl. He found it astonishing ther(...)

 Valencia  announced they have reached an agreement to sign striker Alvaro Negredo on loan from Manchester City with a clause making the deal permanent at the end of the season.  Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire.

ArsenalPlayers in: Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona, £30m), Mathieu Debuchy (Newcastle, £12m), David Ospina (Nice, undisclosed), Calum Chambers (Southampton,(...)

He looks guilty as sin: Eric Bana takes Sean Harris in for questioning

HSo, apparently this utterly ghastly horror film is based on true events. Yeah, and my poop smells of pansies. Actually, in one sense, Deliver Us From(...)

Rory McIlroy will have just a week between the British Open and US P{GA before heading to the Rio Olympics to play with Ireland. Photograph:  Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

The impact of golf’s return to the Olympics was made clear on Wednesday, with confirmation that there will be just one week between the Open Champions(...)

Former Chelsea captain, Frank Lampard has completed his move to New York City FC. Photograph.  Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Frank Lampard has signed for New York City FC, Major League Soccer has announced. The 36-year-old left Chelsea at the end of last season after 13 sea(...)