Niemeyer, a patriarch of modern architecture who shaped the look of modern Brazil and whose inventive, curved designs left their mark on cities worldwide, died late on Wednesday, December 5th at age 104. He had been battling kidney and stomach ailments .
How is our capital city faring in recession-hit Ireland? It is still one of our biggest tourist attractions, but can we reinvent it? To complement an Irish Times series on this subject, here are some images of Dublin today
Thousands will gather in New York, suburban Washington and rural Pennsylvania to mark the 11th anniversary of the September 11th, 2001, attacks. In New York, One World Trade Center is the lead building of the new World Trade Center complex.