Enda Kenny is due to meet Facebook chief executive Sheryl Sandberg tomorrow. Photograph: Barry Cronin

Taoiseach Enda Kenny will arrive in the United States today for a three-day visit to San Francisco and Silicon Valley, where he will meet senior exec(...)

The Dublin-San Francisco direct route – the first in five years – is expected to create new economic development opportunities for both Ireland and San Francisco

“I already feel way better,” says Adaptics co-founder Jack Phelan. “You don’t have that apprehension that when you arrive, after nearly a day t(...)

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 (...)

Investigators examine the landing gear of Asiana Airlines flight 214. Photograph: NTSB/Getty Images

The Asiana Airlines aircraft that crashed on Saturday at San Francisco airport was travelling at 103 knots just seconds before it hit the seawall in (...)