Jason Lee denies charges of rape, assault and sexual misconduct.

The trial of a New York banker accused of raping an Irish student will begin on April 6th.Jason Lee, who was a managing director at Goldman Sachs, was(...)

The prosecution alleges Jason Lee had been celebrating his birthday when he met a group of Irish students  and invited them to the hous.

A former Goldman Sachs executive accused of raping an Irish student during a party on Long Island, New York, appeared in court on Friday and was order(...)

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(...)

Women take a selfie as they stand in an uncharacteristically empty Times Square, New York City January 27th, 2015. Photograph: REUTERS/Adrees Latif 1:38

New York City, which was shut down overnight, was spared the worst of a snowstorm that swept across the Northeast early Tuesday and slowly returned to(...)

Wireless-charging technology is demonstrated during a keynote address at the 2015 International CES in Las Vegas. Photograph: Photograph: Ethan Miller/Getty Images

Wireless communications have long swept over us, but wireless power transmission (WPT) has still not quite arrived, certainly not in Ireland. Yet, sin(...)

The full capacity protocol has been described by Leo Varadkar as one of the most successful in dealing with emergency department overcrowding

Leo Varadkar’s big idea for dealing with overcrowding in hospital emergency departments, full capacity protocol, attracts divergent views.The protocol(...)

Lakagh Strawboys warm up backstage before taking part in the juvenile competitions at the Galway Mummers Festival in New Inn, Co Galway. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

“So no more angle grinders, no black puddings, no more pots of German jam,No lumps of hairy bacon and no more wetsuits from Japan, No packs of streaky(...)

Executive chairman of Madison Square Garden James Dolan (left) with Phil Jackson. Photograph:  Maddie Meyer/Getty Images

Shortly before the NBA season began, Phil Jackson announced that the New York Knicks had begun “mindfulness” training to make them better understand a(...)

Syd Cheatle: concerned about a Government decision to cut funding for community development officers.

“The funding continues as far as March and, after that, nobody knows what is going to happen. Obviously we are trying to lobby to prevent it being cut(...)

The people most thankful for Thanksgiving, the biggest holiday in the American calendar, this year appear to have been retailers. The National Retai(...)