While much of the lore around Studio One has to do with its fabled releases during the 1960s, there’s a lot to be said about what Coxsone Dodd and co (...)

There’s much understated charm and determination to the debut album from Los Angeles soul trio King. While a lot of modern soul and r’n’b releas(...)

 Taylor Swift accepting the award for the Album of the Year onstage during the 58th Annual Grammy music awards in Los Angeles. Photograph: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images

Pop star Taylor Swift has become the first woman to win album of the year twice at the Grammy Awards - and appeared to use the stage to respond to ra(...)

Miami: Aer Lingus has no definite plans to go there, saying “We’re always looking at future transatlantic expansion options but our current focus is on delivering three new routes from Dublin this year to Los Angeles, Newark and Hartford”

Aer Lingus is preparing to launch three new transatlantic routes this year – from Dublin to Los Angeles, to Newark in New Jersey and to Hartford in Co(...)

A 10-minute saliva test for cancer that scientists claim could revolutionise diagnosis of the disease has been unveiled. File photograph: Paulo Whitaker/Reuters

A 10-minute saliva test for cancer that scientists claim could revolutionise diagnosis of the disease has been unveiled. The “liquid biopsy” test loo(...)

Bank of Ireland: The retreat in financial stocks around Europe saw the bank shares fall 3.5 per cent to €0.27. Photograph: Frantzesco Kangaris/Bloomberg

European shares fell sharply yesterday as disappointing economic data from the US further undermined sentiment already hurt by weak earnings updates. (...)

Members of the  Save Roscommon campaign.

On a map, the 30 sq km of Roscommon that is being proposed as an addition to Westmeath looks like a square wedge marked off by one of those colonial l(...)

Glenn Frey of the Eagles performs at Madison Square Garden in New York on May 28th, 2008. Photograph: Chang Lee/The New York Times

Tributes have been paid to Eagles frontman Glenn Frey after he died at the age of 67. He died in New York from complications of rheumatoid arthriti(...)

Wow Air chief executive Skúli Mogensen: the airline is already flying from Dublin to Logan Airport in Boston and Baltimore, via Reykjavik

Icelandic carrier Wow Air is considering using Dublin Airport as a base for expansion beyond its current market, according to its chief executive, Skú(...)

Glenn Frey performs at a concert in honour of Monaco’s Prince Albert II and his fiancee Charlene Wittstock  in Monaco in 2011. Photograph: Reuters

Glenn Frey, the prolific guitarist, singer, songwriter and founding member of the Eagles, died on Monday at age 67, the American rock band known for (...)