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A firefighter is silhouetted by a burning home along Pacific Coast Highway during the Woolsey Fire in California.  Photograph: AFP

Convoys of fire engines rumbled through the smouldering northern California town of Paradise on Tuesday on their way to combat still-active sections o(...)

Firefighters battle the Woolsey Fire as it continues to burn in Malibu, California, on Sunday. Photograph: Reuters

Authorities searched on Monday for more than 200 people unaccounted for in one of the wildfires rampaging through parts of California, voicing concer(...)

The Camp Fire burns along a ridgetop near Big Bend, California on Saturday. Photograph: Noah Berger/AP

Severe hot and dry “devil winds” kicked up on Sunday in fire ravaged Southern California and more winds were expected in the north, fanning the flames(...)

Lisa Tierney-Keogh: ‘The talk of a blue wave of Democratic voters was just that: talk.’

There is no dust settling after the US midterms. Within 24 hours of the elections, Donald Trump started clearing house and throwing tantrums. He fired(...)

A makeshift memorial  left in tribute to  victims at the Borderline Bar and Grill parking lot in Thousand Oaks, California, after a mass shooting by Ian David Long. Photograph: Apu Gomes/AFP/Getty Images

Authorities trying to make sense of why a gunman killed 12 people at a southern California bar are not publicly discussing what they have learned, but(...)

Chimneys were all that remained of some residences gutted by fire in Paradise, California.  Photograph: Jim Wilson/The New York Times

Even in a state hardened to the ravages of wildfires, the infernos that raged at both ends of California on Friday were overpowering. At least nine p(...)

A house is consumed by wildfire, as seen   from a helicopter, in the Calabasas section of Los Angeles. Photograph: Mark J Terrill/AP Photo

A wildfire that tore through Malibu mansions and working-class suburban homes in southern California has killed two people and more than doubled in si(...)

An Post owned 53 per cent of the company and sold the vouchers through post offices around the Republic.

Financial technology specialist Blackhawk Network is buying the One4all gift voucher business from shareholders including state company An Post in a d(...)

A woman cries during a vigil to pay tribute to the victims of a shooting in Thousand Oaks, California, on Thursday. Photograph: Apu Gomes/AFP/Getty Images

A man who survived last year’s mass shooting in Las Vegas was among the 12 people killed when a gunman opened fire in a bar in southern California on (...)

Nora Twomey of Cartoon Saloon. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Netflix has commissioned Cartoon Saloon, the world-beating Kilkenny-based animation house, to produce a new feature entitled My Father’s Dragon. Nora (...)

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