Senator Bernie Sanders and former secretary of state Hillary Clinton at the Democratic presidential candidate debate at the University of New Hampshire in Durham  on Thursday. Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg.

Democratic candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders clashed in their sharpest exchanges during a presidential debate as the former secretary of s(...)

US Republican presidential candidate and senator Ted Cruz: Failed to disclose a $500,000 loan from Goldman Sachs. Photograph: Reuters/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz failed to disclose to the Federal Election Commission a loan from Goldman Sachs for as much as $500,000 tha(...)

The Doonbeg resort was bought by Donald Trump last year for around €8.7 million

The Co Clare golf resort owned by American billionaire, Donald Trump, reported a loss of over €2.5 million last year, according to accounts just filed(...)

Tom Steyer: The San Francisco-based liberal has pledged $55 million (€43 million) to NextGen Climate, his super political action committee, or PAC, to fund pro-environmental candidates.  Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

One of the biggest crusades to encourage voter turnout in this year’s US midterm elections has been led by the billionaire hedge fund founder Tom Stey(...)

Republican congressman Mick Mulvaney

Taoiseach Enda Kenny attended a St Patrick’s Day party hosted by Mick Mulvaney, a member of the far-right Tea(...)

A European Court of Human Rights ruling upholding a UK ban on paid political advertising will resonate in Ireland where similar rules apply. (...)