Tuesday March 31, 2015
US consumer confidence rebounded strongly in March amid optimism over the labour market while house prices increased in January, hopeful signs that a recent sharp slowdown in economic activity was probably a blip.
Monday March 30, 2015
US President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden travelled to Boston today for the official opening of a new institute dedicated to the late US Senator Edward Kennedy.
Wednesday March 18, 2015
More than 100 credit unions are actively engaged in talks that are expected to see a number of them merging to form bigger units, it has been revealed.
Monday March 16, 2015
An Irish immunology expert based in the US has received this year's Science Foundation Ireland St Patrick's Day Science Medal from the Taoiseach at an event in Washington DC.
Sunday March 15, 2015
Two gay rights groups marched in Boston's St Patrick's Day parade today after organisers lifted a longtime ban on lesbian, gay and transgender organisations joining the march.
Wednesday March 04, 2015
A timeline of events leading to the arrest of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who is on trial for the Boston Marathon bombing.
Friday February 20, 2015
Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm has hired one of Boston's top white-collar criminal defence lawyers to fight his bankruptcy appeal and any potential extradition proceedings he faces, The Irish Times reports.
Thursday February 19, 2015
Electric-car battery maker A123 Systems has sued Apple for poaching top engineers to build a large-scale battery division, according to a court filing that offered further evidence that the iPhone maker may be developing a car.
Monday February 16, 2015
New treatments for inflammatory diseases could be on the way thanks to a significant discovery made by an international group of scientists, including some at Trinity College Dublin.
Friday January 30, 2015
Former US presidential candidate Mitt Romney has said he will not run in the 2016 presidential election.