General faints at Pentagon briefing 1:13

Major General James Martin was talking about the Air Force budget on Tuesday when he slumped forward at the podium and passed out. He was taken to the(...)

Paul McCartney recording music he has written for a range of ‘Love Mojis’  for Valentine’s Day. Photograph: Skype/PA Wire

Paul McCartney has expanded his repertoire by composing music for a range of mojis. The former Beatle has written music for a range of “Love Mojis” i(...)

A worker removes a white line that was accidentally placed on a street made famous by the show Game of Thrones. Photograph: @natasha_utv/Twitter/PA Wire

Workers who painted road markings on a tree-lined avenue made famous by TV show Game Of Thrones have returned to burn them off again. Lovers of the f(...)

FG's Martin Heydon applies 1.21 gigawatts of election promises in Facebook video 3:27

Fine Gael's Martin Heydon packs up the flux capacitor and takes on election issues of Kildare South. Video: Martin Heydon

Johnny Depp takes on 'The Donald' in parody 1:17

Donald Trump gets the star treatment in the Funnyordie.com spoof, "Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie." Video: Funny or Die/ Reuters

The lock (inset), snipped from the head of John Lennon in the 1960s, “likely contains hundreds of strands”. Photograph: Heritage Auctions/www.ha.com/Central Press/Getty Images

A lock of hair snipped from the head of John Lennon as the Beatle prepared for a film role is going up for auction with the current bid standing at $(...)

Images of   Norwood Thomas and Joyce Morris. Photograph: ABC  News screengrab

An 88-year-old British woman has reunited with her wartime sweetheart after more than 70 years apart. Joyce Morris and 93-year-old former US servicem(...)

Who is Enda Kenny?

Google has revealed the most popular search terms used by those seeking information on the general election ahead of voting on February 26th. The s(...)

Remembering J Dilla

(...) not, slightly off-beat. It was beautiful yet bizarre music, sounds which were twisted and manipulated(...)

 Joshua James (23) had wanted to play a practical joke on a friend working at the Wendy’s restaurant in Royal Palm Beach when he decided to hurl the reptile into the building, his parents told a local broadcaster. File photograph: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

A Florida fast food restaurant got a customer it was not expecting when a live alligator was tossed through a drive-through window by a patron. Joshu(...)