US warnings as workers struggle despite buoyant jobs market Click here to view full-size graphic By almost every measure, the US economy is booming. But a look behind the...

California wildfire destroys homes and forces evacuation of town A man was arrested on suspicion of five counts of arson as firefighters battle to control the blaze. Residents have...

Man airlifted to hospital after falling into slurry tank A man has been airlifted to hospital after falling into a slurry tank on a farm in Co Derry. A...

Revealed: Public transport will be free in Dublin for Pope ticketholders Pope Francis (PA) PUBLIC transport in Dublin will be free for the 500,000 people going to see Pope...

This guy’s parents couldn’t come to his graduation so his friends stepped in Ronan and Corey surprised their friend Chris with an ‘alternative’ family photo on graduation day. (u/zoomer1997)...

Ozil’s international retirement over racism claims illustrates game can’t escape political football Mesut Ozil. Photo: PA Wire Across world politics, top footballers are being sucked into tensions over immigration...

Brazil far-right politician enters presidential race Brazil’s presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro holds ups his hands with his wife Michelle and son Flavio (Leo Correa/AP) A supporter of Federal deputy...

Judge and lawyers will oversee Quinn Insurance probe ‘In October two former directors of QIL, Liam McCaffrey and Kevin Lunny, lost a High Court action to delay the inquiry...

Bord na Mona to receive over €100,000 for trial fish farm This week, the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine announced grants totalling over €4m to seafood companies...

Hyundai’s Highland fling test The Santa Fe should be ideal tackling the ultimate road trip around the north of Scotland, writes Campbell Spray FAST-SELLING: The Santa Fe is a...

Planning lessons you can learn from local employment network Alan O’Neill, The Change Agent www.alanoneill.biz. Contact Alan if you’d like support with your business. Business advice questions for Alan...

Facebook’s grim forecast: privacy push will erode profits for years Facebook shares lost as much as a quarter of their value on Wednesday (stock photo) Facebook shares lost as...