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The main entrance to Trump Tower in New York, US. New York AG Letitia James has filed court papers accusing Donald Trump’s business of misrepresenting the value of many assets, including Mr Trump’s apartment in Trump Tower. Photograph: Justin Lane/EPA

New York state’s attorney general has accused Donald Trump’s family business of repeatedly misrepresenting the value of assets to obtain financial ben(...)

 Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat who ran New York for a decade, resigned in August after a state investigation concluded that he sexually harassed 11 women, most of them state employees. Photograph: Mary Altaffer/Pool/AFP via Getty Images

A New York prosecutor will not pursue a misdemeanour sex crime charge against former New York governor Andrew Cuomo, saying he could not prove the ele(...)

Rory McIlroy hits out of a bunker on the 5th hole during the first round of the Hero World Challenge PGA Tour at the Albany Golf Club, in New Providence, Bahamas on Thursday. Photograph: AP

An end-of-season affair with a Bahamian twist, Rory McIlroy’s decision to extend his year’s work to include the Hero World Challenge looked to be a wi(...)

Irish physicist John Tyndall (1820-1893). He had  access to the most advanced laboratory equipment available. Photograph:  London Stereoscopic Company/Getty Images

In August the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released its sixth assessment report, described by secretary-general António Gu(...)

 New York governor Andrew Cuomo has been found to have engaged in multiple acts of sexual misconduct in a report by the state’s attorney general. Photograph:  Mary Altaffer/AFP via Getty Images

Pamela; or Virtue Rewarded by Samuel Richardson is an 18th-century British novel about a powerful man who makes life a horror for a pretty young maids(...)

Chris Morrissey and Bridget Coll In 1999, when they were chosen as the grand marshals for Vancouver Pride in recognition of their advocacy. Courtesy of Chris Morrissey

At about 1pm on September 14th, 1983, a woman walked up to 1470 Borgoño, a notorious detention centre in Santiago where prisoners of the Chilean milit(...)

In August 1821, George IV became the first British monarch to visit Ireland since 1690 and the first to arrive without an army in tow. Portrait: Sir Thomas Lawrence

In August 1821, George IV became the first British monarch to visit Ireland since 1690 and the first ever to arrive without an army in tow. His decisi(...)

 Roddy Doyle: inspiration from the phone book. Photograph: Alan Betson

Now that the humble telephone directory is no longer a staple in every Irish household, we shouldn’t forget its role in kickstarting the career of a b(...)

An electron microscope image of Sars-CoV-2 (round blue objects) emerging from the surface of cells cultured in a lab. Photograph: National Institutes of Health/AFP via Getty Images

US biopharma company Regeneron, which employs more than 1,000 people in Limerick, has been awarded $450 million by the US government to develop a Covi(...)

French riot police officers receive projectiles during a protest  for healthcare workers in Paris, France. Photograph: Yoan Valat/EPA

About 8.1 million people have now been reported to have been infected by the novel coronavirus globally, and 437,340 have died, the latest Reuters tal(...)

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