Alamo(US.CA)

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Tommy Bryne in his back garden. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Living next to Dublin’s high-rise developments can be tough, with a lack of sunshine combining with almost constant noise and incessant dust On (...)

Soon Paschal Donohoe  will have to decide whether to drop the 12.5 per cent rate that has served Ireland well but led to friction with European partners. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Paschal Donohoe’s refusal to back an outline OECD agreement on corporate tax has left the Minister for Finance in peculiar company. The eight other di(...)

England goalkeeper Bert Williams after Joe Gaetjens’ first half goal. File photograph: Getty Images

Frank ‘Pee Wee’ Wallace was the ubiquitous postman or mailman to use the American term, on the USA team that beat England 1-0 at the 1950 World Cup in(...)

Siobhán Hegarty: Visitors to Moore Street are getting robbed, they are getting abused. Photograph: Ronan McGreevy

A casual visitor to Dublin’s Moore Street would be hard-pressed to identify the national monument which has been the subject of two decades of bitter (...)

The move of the  National Maternity Hospital has proved controversial. Photograph: The Irish Times

When the two hospital groups sat down last November to sign an agreement about the new National Maternity Hospital, I’m sure they, and just about ever(...)

Colton del Bosque, a 27-year-old road maintenance worker who lives in Alamo with his wife Stevie and three children. “I like my guns, and I don’t like [the idea] that you couldn’t borrow my gun.  Hillary’s already said she don’t like guns.”  Photograph: Ruadhán Mac Cormaic

For more than 100 miles of near-empty highway, the rocky, barren desert stretches out in every direction. Lorries trundle past. The car radio comes an(...)

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gives a thumbs up as he arrives to introduce his wife Melania during the Republican National Convention, Monday, July 18, 2016, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Does anybody else have the sense that Donald Trump is slipping off the rails? His speeches have always had a rambling, free association quality, but a(...)

Actor John Wayne as Ethan Edwards in ‘The Searchers’.  File photograph: AP/Warner Bros

Californian politicians have rejected proposals to hold a John Wayne Day over statements the actor made about racial minorities. Members of the state(...)