Fox News anchor Shep Smith apologised for his colleague Mike Tobin’s report on Monday. Photograph: Youtube/YouHitNews

Fox News has apologised for a report that said a man had been shot in Baltimore in an altercation with police. Baltimore police denied the media repor(...)

UBS said it is in advanced talks with the US department of justice (DOJ) to settle allegations of foreign exchange market rigging, as Switzerland’s bi(...)

Aisling Brady-McCarthy is charged with murder in the 2013 death of one-year-old Rehma Sabir.

An Irish nanny accused of killing a one-year-old US girl in her care is asking a judge to release her while authorities review medical evidence in the(...)

Exercising in the supermarket is a step too far for most of us.Photograph: Thinkstock

Ali Vincent shed 112lb on her way to becoming the first female winner of the US show, The Biggest Loser. This is someone who knows how to lose (...)

A welcome for migrants

Public attitudes to immigration are generally positive in this society, having regard to the recent economic crash, high unemployment and the pressure(...)

Battle of Loos– Scottish regiments charging and overwhelming German trenches. Photograph: Ann Ronan Pictures/Getty Images

Patrick MacGill became known as the “Navvy Poet” when a slim little volume of poetry which he had mostly written when working on the railways in Scotl(...)

Irish outlook: George Bernard Shaw. Photograph: Ullstein Bild via Getty

In June 1915 WB Yeats wrote to his American friend and patron John Quinn about the Great War then raging across Europe. It was, he said, “merely th(...)

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina: “I think I’m the best person for the job because I understand how the economy actually works. I understand the world, who’s in it, how the world works.” Photograph: Jim Young/Reuters

The 2016 US presidential field has grown, with Carly Fiorina, the former chief executive of computer maker Hewlett Packard, and retired neurosurgeo(...)

The holy grail for those hoping to move to the US long term is the green card and permanent residence status, but in addition to this, there are approximately 35 other types of employment visas and work permits available.

As US immigration lawyers in a New York law firm (with a new office in Dublin), we get asked all the time how to get a visa to live and work in the US(...)

John De Lorean in 1981. The entrepreneur died in 2005 at the age of  80. Photograph: PA

Former DeLorean employees from Britain, South Africa and the United States have travelled to Northern Ireland to join former colleagues in Belfast fo(...)