There is a temptation to take Van at his word during one of six new songs on Versatile. The song in question, Broken Record, reminds this writer of al(...)

Black Friday deals and discounts A host of travel specialists are offering flash sales to coincide with Black Friday, which falls this Friday, Novemb(...)

JoAnn Falletta:  whatever about San Francisco, she is surely a leading authority on the distance between Buffalo and Belfast, because for several years earlier this decade she was simultaneously the leader of the Ulster Orchestra and the Buffalo Philharmonic.

‘It’s a long way to Buffalo,” sang Van Morrison on his great 1971 song St Dominic’s Preview. But as he added: “It’s a long way to Belfast City too”. A(...)

A candlelight vigil is held on June 17th, 2015, for the victims of the Berkeley balcony collapse in Berkeley, California. Photograph: Elijah Nouvelage/Reuters

Relatives of the six students who died in the Berkeley balcony collapse and the seven survivors have settled legal actions against the corporate owner(...)

In this 1969 file photo, Charles Manson is escorted to his arraignment on conspiracy-murder charges in connection with the Sharon Tate murder case.  Photograph: AP

Charles Manson, dubbed father of the world’s worst family, has died aged 83. His clutch of deranged disciples, known as the Manson Family, gained not(...)

Charles Manson photographed in August 2017 was the leader of a cult known as the Manson Family. Photograph: California Department of Corrections/Reuters

Charles Manson, the murderer and cult leader, has died in a hospital in California. He was 83. A statement from the California Department of Correct(...)

Will.i.am, chief creative officer of 3d Systems Corp, speaking at Dreamforce. Photograph: Michael Short/Bloomberg

The rapid success of Salesforce in becoming the world’s leading customer relations management (CRM) services provider has been pretty phenomenal. It w(...)

San Francisco: the latest generation of start-up founders and entrepreneurs will vie for a place, on Tuesday in Dublin, at the 2018 Start Up World Cup in San Francisco

MONDAY Indicators: Irish trade statistics (Aug) and construction PMI (Oct); US consumer inflation expectations (Oct). Meetings: European Aviation (...)

Aaron Caddel, founder of Mr Holmes Bakehouse, which has seven branches in California and South Korea and is credited with inventing the Cruffin pastry.

Aaron Caddel, founder and chief executive of Mr. Holmes Bakehouse, the San Francisco bakery credited with inventing the Cruffin – a croissant/muffin h(...)

James Sheridan: “I felt a constant fear and had utterly irrational thoughts, leaving me completely drained and devoid of happiness. A constant ‘what’s the point’ attitude prevailed.” Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

“About six years ago or so, I sat around a table with a group of chefs and suggested that something needed to be done to address mental heal(...)

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