Visitors are greeted by an orca killer whale as they attend a show featuring the whales during a visit to SeaWorld in San Diego  in  March 2014. Photograph: Mike Blake/Reuters

The SeaWorld theme park in California has said it plans to replace its signature “Shamu” killer whale shows in San Diego with displays focused on “con(...)

Joe Crowley (right) a survivor of clerical abuse, and Michael Cyril Creighton, the actor who portrays him in ‘Spotlight’.

The idea of journalism being cinematic is counterintuitive. Rather than being visually appealing, the craft of journalism is more in keeping with Bism(...)

As you are going to be so close to Iguazu Falls, it would be interesting to see one of the Unesco world heritage sites.

We are a retired couple taking a cruise to Argentina in December. We have booked a hotel for the first six nights in Buenos Aires, after which we f(...)

US President Barack Obama flanked by vice-president Joe Biden, delivers a statement on the Keystone XL pipeline, at the White House. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

President Barack Obama has rejected the Keystone XL pipeline, ending seven years of deliberations on a project that pitted the oil industry and Republ(...)

One-year-old Layla Richards, whom doctors thought almost certain to die, has been cleared of a previously incurable leukaemia in the first human use of a new cell therapy. Photograph: Reuters/Great Ormond Street Hospital

A baby girl who was close to dying from cancer has been rescued by a cell therapy envisioned as a “one size fits all” treatment that had never been(...)

Donald Trump: Republican presidential candidate  blamed US politicians for poor tax policy. Photograph: AP

The practice of “corporate inversions” – US companies buying overseas businesses to avail of lower tax rates such as in Ireland – has sparked politica(...)

Republican presidential hopefuls Jeb Bush (left) and Donald Trump look on during a break in the Republican presidential debate in Boulder, Colorado. Photograph: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images

The third debate in the Republican White House race was dominated not by the runaway leaders – outsiders Donald Trump and retired surgeon Ben Carson –(...)

Former Genesis singer and drummer Phil Collins has not released an album of new material since 2002Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

British singer Phil Collins has said he is coming out of retirement, four years after leaving the music business. In an interview with Rolling (...)

 Jeb Bush (left) listens as senator Marco Rubio makes a point at the 2016 US Republican presidential candidates debate held by CNBC in Boulder, Colorado, October 28th, 2015. Photograph: Rick Wilking/Reuters 1:44

Withering put-downs and sharp exchanges dominated the third Republican presidential debate as the one-time frontrunner Jeb Bush came off worst on a(...)

My husband and I love to ski but since we had our children we have skied very little. We have a 12-year-old daughter with Down syndrome and an 11-year(...)