President Michael D Higgins visited schools in Seattle where GAA games are on the curriculum. File photograph: Frank Miller

Mayor of Seattle Ed Murray has congratulated Ireland on the imminent signing of the Marriage Equality Bill. The Bill passed its final stage in the Sea(...)

Speaking at a visit to Microsoft, in Redmond, Seattle, President Michael D Higgins emphasised the importance of the company to contemporary Ireland. Photograph: PA

In a high school more than 7,000km from Ireland, students with and without Irish connections are learning to play GAA games, President Michael D Higgi(...)

Wreckage is pictured where a television news helicopter crashed near the Space Needle in Seattle. Photograph: David Ryder/Reuters. 1:11

Two people have died in the US after a news helicopter crashed outside its station near the Space Needle in Seattle. (...)

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The sunlight strobing through the trees is a good start. It’s a warm, soft, golden light and the trees seem impossibly tall on both sides. Through the(...)