Romelu Lukaku scores the second goal for Everton. Photograph: Lee Smith/Reuters

(...) into torches they chorused “Only one Ali Brownlee” and “Ali Brownlee, he’s one of us.” Down on the(...)

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg  with his wife Priscilla with their new daughter Max. Zuckerberg announced he had become a father. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife announced the birth of their first child on Tuesday and said they plan to give away 99 percent o(...)

Bank of Ireland stock finished the day down 0.5 per cent at 35 cent

European equities closed lower, dropping from a three-month high, after US factory data raised(...)

Gary Davis (27), of Johnstown Court, Kilpedder, Co Wicklow, at the Four Courts on Tuesday. Photograph: Courts Collins

A judge will rule in February on a US extradition request for a Co Wicklow man whom it alleges was(...)

US president Barack Obama told a press conference in Paris that he does not expect his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, to begin targeting Islamic State (ISIS) soon. Photograph: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images

US president Barack Obama told a press conference in Paris that he does not expect his Russian(...)

Chicago police chief Garry McCarthy and mayor Rahm Emanuel (left) at a news conference last month where they discussed the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald. Photograph: Joshua Lott/The New York Times

(...) neighbourhoods, such as West Garfield Park and Englewood, have the highest murder rates in the US.

Sikh devotees taking part in a ritual procession. The distinctive turbaned community have occupied senior jobs in India since independence in 1947. Photograph: AFP Photo

(...), Oxbridge-educated Sikh whom US president Barack Obama referred to as his “guru” in economic matters(...)

Snakehips: all their friends are wasted

(...) night because I just didn’t expect him to be that good. In The Wanted we struggle walking. It takes us(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny was accused of waffle over his remarks at the COP21 summit. Alan Betson/The Irish Times

(...) and dairy sectors are important and must be protected, but an overreliance on these leaves us(...)

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The Standard and Poor’s 500 Index added to its second monthly gain, while a rally in UK banks kept an index of European shares near a three-month high.  Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

US stocks rose with equities around the world, while the dollar weakened as tepid manufacturing(...)