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US army sergeant Bowe Bergdahl left his combat outpost in Paktika province in June 2009 without permission. Photograph: Jonathan Drake/Reuters

US army sergeant Bowe Bergdahl on Friday was spared prison time for endangering fellow troops when he deserted his post in Afghanistan in 2009, but a (...)

Independent senator Rónán Mullen and Independent TD Mattie McGrath  allege the work of the Oireachtas committee on the eighth amendment has been fixed to deliver a particular outcome. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Given the divisive subject that is currently before it, the work of the Oireachtas committee examining the eighth amendment to the Constitution was a(...)

Sgt Robert B Bergdahl (right) arrives at the court house for his hearing at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, US. Photograph: Jonathan Drake/Reuters

US army sergeant Bowe Bergdahl told a military judge on Monday that he was pleading guilty to desertion and misbehaviour before the enemy. “I underst(...)

Texas Gun is one of the 6,700 gun dealers located near the US-Mexico border. Photograph: Gilles Mingasson/Getty Images

The deadliest mass shooting in US history in Las Vegas last week, which left 58 people dead, has reignited the debate over gun control. The state of (...)

Aer Lingus is due to announce details of its 2018 summer schedule and an extra transatlantic route this week. Photograph: Alan Betson

Aer Lingus is likely to go head-to-head with one of the US airlines operating out of Dublin when it launches its latest route from the Republic’s bigg(...)

Anthony Weiner, a former congressman and mayoral candidate, arriving at federal court for his sentencing, in New York. Photograph: John Taggart/The New York Times

Former US congressman Anthony Weiner was sentenced to 21 months in prison on Monday for sending sexually explicit messages to a 15-year-old girl, sett(...)

Molly Martens Corbett and her father Thomas Martens. Photographs: Donnie Roberts/The Dispatch

Lawyers for Molly Martens Corbett and Thomas Martens, who were jailed in August for the murder of Irish man Jason Corbett, have filed court papers cla(...)

Hurricane Maria is shown in the Atlantic Ocean east of Martinique. Photograph: Nasa/Reuters

Hurricane Maria picked up strength and roared towards the Leeward Islands on Monday on a track that could whip several eastern Caribbean islands with(...)

UDG Healthcare employs over 8,000 people across its operations in 23 countries. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Dublin headquartered UDG Healthcare has acquired a healthcare communications agency for up to $75.8 million (€63.8 million). US-based MicroMass commu(...)

A protest at  efforts by the Trump administration to phase out DACA, which gives certain rights to immigrants who arrived in the US  as children without proper papers before January 1st, 2007. Photograph: Getty Images

The scene was a high school soccer game on Long Island last September. The best player on view was Hispanic, and after he scored the clinching goal on(...)

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