Richard Dormer: arrived in New York as an 18-year-old and after a career in law enforcement  rose to the rank of Suffolk County Police Commissioner.

The New York Times once dispatched a reporter out to Suffolk County on Long Island to interview Richard Dormer. America’s newspaper of record was intr(...)

‘People are definitely concerned about ICE’s aggressive tactics.’ Photograph: John Moore/Getty Images

Dylan O’Riordan is 19 years old and is currently in the Suffolk County House of Corrections in the Boston area, due to be deported to Ireland this wee(...)

John Cunningham: his arrest comes amid a wide-ranging crackdown on undocumented immigrants by US president Donald Trump’s administration.

The arrest and impending deportation of a prominent Donegal man living illegally in the Boston area has sent a shock wave of anxiety through the Irish(...)

Former New York City investment banker Jason Lee walks with his wife Alicia into Suffolk County Court. Photograph: AP Photo/Frank Eltman

Saliva was found on the shorts of an American banker accused of raping an Irish J-1 student but his underwear showed no traces of semen, according to (...)

Jason Lee, a former Goldman Sachs banker accused of raping an Irish student at a beach house on Long Island in New York goes on trial on Wednesday

A former Goldman Sachs banker accused of raping an Irish student at a beach house on Long Island in New York goes on trial today.Jason Lee (38) has be(...)

Former Goldman Sachs managing director Jason Lee chose to be tried by a New York state judge on charges that he raped an Irish student at a rental home in  Long Island  almost two years ago

A former Goldman Sachs Group Inc managing director accused of raping an Irish student at his beach house on New York’s Long Island is hoping a judge(...)

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.

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(...)

 Albert DeSalvo, who confessed to being the Boston Strangler, although his confession was unverified before he was stabbed to death in prison.

US authorities say they have linked DNA from the man believed to have been the Boston Strangler to a 19-year-old woman who has long been thought to h(...)