Kevin McGeever with a Hummer. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The swindles grew more audacious as he crossed continents, €70 million passing through Kevin McGeever’s nuanced hands as he seduced investors in Austr(...)

Corp Richard King of Dún Uí Mhaoilíosa, Renmore Barracks, Galway, salutes during the playing of the National Anthem at the Athenry 1916 Centenary Commemoration on Easter Monday. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy.

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Angus McCarthy: “I knew that going back was probably going to be a lot worse than the pain I was in now.”

It was 1984 and the Irish economy was in the doldrums when Angus McCarthy decided to go to America. New York was his target but his mother had (...)

Sarah Harty:“I set up the restaurant when I was 25 and I was clueless.”

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