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Former US first lady Lady Bird Johnson (polka-dot dress), her husband former president Lyndon B Johnson (dark suit) and former vice-president Spiro T Agnew (holding glass, far right)  at Kennedy Space Center, Florida, watching the launch of  Apollo 11  on its mission to carry out the first  manned lunar landing. Photograph: National Geographic/Getty Images

There has been a lot in the media over the past weeks as we close in like a moon lander on the 50th anniversary of the first touchdown by a human on t(...)

Best in class: Mazda MX-5 The sports car and coupe market is a broad church, stretching all the way from this, the relatively affordable MX-5, all th(...)

Actor Rip Torn: died aged 88. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters

Screen and stage star Rip Torn has died at the age of 88. Torn made his reputation in the works of Tennessee Williams and played roles as diverse as (...)

Kevin Conners is charged with manslaughter in the death of his wife, Lori Conners, who died from a gunshot wound to the head. Photograph: Connecticut State Police via The New York Times

The warrant for the man’s arrest told a wrenching story. His wife was terminally ill, going through chemotherapy treatments for cancer and struggling (...)

Seán Dunne leaving a US federal courthouse after giving testimony in his civil trial. Photograph: Douglas Healey

The judge in bankrupt developer Seán Dunne and his wife Gayle Killilea’s American civil trial has sent the case to a magistrate judge for possible set(...)

A marathon race in Serbia. The overwhelming majority of cases of cardiac arrest during races involve middle-aged men, most of whom collapse in the final four miles of the course.

Marathon running can increase your risk of cardiac arrest in the short term, but it also lowers the overall likelihood that you will experience cardia(...)

Ryanair is publishing figures today showing its operations produced 66 grams of carbon dioxide per passenger for every kilometre its craft travelled in May.

Ryanair says it has the lowest greenhouse gas emissions per passenger of any European airline as it releases figures detailing its impact on the atmos(...)

Gayle Killilea sold  Belgravia House in Englefield Green in Surrey for €10.2 million (£9 million).

Gayle Killilea, the estranged wife of bankrupt developer Sean Dunne, sold her home in England’s stockbroker belt in February for €10.2 million (£9 mi(...)

Seán Dunne. Photograph: Douglas Healey

Early in the US civil trial of bankrupt developer Seán Dunne and his wife, Gayle Killilea, her lawyer brought up the bestselling book The Big Short, a(...)

Sean Dunne leaves court in New Haven: a jury decided on Tuesday that he must pay $17.8m to his US bankruptcy trustee. Photograph: Douglas Healey

A US jury has found against bankrupt property developer Sean Dunne and his estranged wife Gayle Killilea over the illegal transfer of some assets to p(...)

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