Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Dubuque Airport in Iowa, on Saturday: the presidential candidate staged a fly-by in his red and black Boeing 757, dubbed “Trump Force One”, before landing. Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Abraham Sheffield stands in a large function room of the University of Iowa’s university club, cradling his restless 16-week-old son as his other twin(...)

A man fumigating a house in Mexico City, Mexico as part of the country’s campaign against the Zika virus. Photograph: Mexican Secretary Office of Health/EPA

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) extended its travel warning to another eight countries or territories that pose a risk of infe(...)

Fabian Gomez  celebrates defeating Brandt Snedeker during a playoff in the final round of the Sony Open in Hawaii. Photograph:  Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images

Argentina’s Fabian Gomez clinched his second PGA Tour title with a gripping playoff victory over Brandt Snedeker at the Sony Open in Honolulu, Hawaii,(...)

File photograph of a CH-53E Super Stallion, used by the Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 463, carries off an A-4 Jet during a sling load operation in Hawaii. The US Coast Guard is searching for two marine helicopters carrying 12 people after reports that they collided near the island of Oahu in Hawaii. Photograph: Reuters

High waves expected for the next several days will hamper the search for 12 marines missing at sea after two helicopters collided near the island of (...)

Flames rise from Saudi Arabia’s embassy during a demonstration in Tehran. Iranian protesters stormed the Saudi Embassy in Tehran early on Sunday  as Shia Muslim Iran reacted with fury to Saudi Arabia’s execution of a prominent Shia cleric. Photograph: Reuters

Saudi Arabia said on Sunday it had severed ties with Iran over the storming of the Saudi embassy in Tehran, in a worsening diplomatic crisis between t(...)

Hattie Johnson and Domhnall Kearney Domhnall (36), from Limerick, has been a technician with Intel for 10 years and left Ireland in 2011 to work in (...)

US president Barack Obama leaves the stage after a news conference at the conclusion of his visit to Paris, for COP21. Photograph: Benoit Tessier/Reuters

President Barack Obama’s prominent role during the first two days of the COP21 UN climate change conference will help to consolidate his legacy as a (...)

FIVE PLACES TO STAY IN GREECE Despite all of its ongoing problems, Greece is predicting a record bump in tourist numbers for 2016, with 25 mill(...)

Kevin (34), from Monkstown, Co Dublin, studied geology at Trinity College Dublin and left Ireland in 2004 “for work and adventure”. He spent tw(...)

Emma, originally from Carlow, is a qualified barrister, who studied law at Griffith College and now works with a healthcare company. She met Ke(...)