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About 58 million Americans now have legislation in place permitting internet gambling. Photograph: iStock

GAN, the online gaming software company formerly known as GameAccountNetwork, expects 2019 to be a year of “tremendous operational and financial progr(...)

An image from a video posted on social media of a  tornado  in Mangum, Oklahoma. Photograph:  Lorraine Matti via Reuters

A “violent tornado” has touched down in Missouri, causing possible fatalities and heavy damage, according to the US National Weather Service. The ser(...)

 Tony Franco, co-founder and chief executive of SafeChain, which uses blockchain technology to prevent real-estate wire fraud and digitises property deed and title transfers.

Imagine it’s closing day on your new home. Early in the morning you get an email from the estate agent saying there has been a slight change of plan, (...)

A small body of evidence suggests that when it comes to decision-making, indoor air may matter more than we have realised. Photograph: iStock

You’re holed up with colleagues in a meeting room for two hours, hashing out a plan. Risks are weighed, decisions are made. Then, as you emerge, you r(...)

Racegoers at Punchestown: the racing festival is expected to deliver a €64 million boost to the local economy. Photograph: Eric Luke

Independent News & Media has hired American investment bank Lazard to advise it on a potential sale for the company, which has attracted the inter(...)

Photograph: Mike Blake/Reuters

Ford said on Wednesday it will invest $500 million (€446 million) in US electric vehicle startup Rivian Automotive, joining Amazon in backing the pote(...)

From the 47th floor (about half the height of our mountain in Wicklow) I had a panoramic vista

I just spent a month in a Chicago apartment and I might be a changed man. My balcony opened onto a forest of skyscrapers: each one a concrete, glass o(...)

A police handout of missing child Timmothy Pitzen.  Photograph: Aurora Police Department via AP

A teen who told Kentucky police he was Timmothy Pitzen, an Illinois boy who went missing in 2011, is not the long-lost child, the FBI said on Thursday(...)

The millions who enjoyed Get Out will expect a debate about socio-political discontents

US ★★★★☆ Directed by Jordan Peele. Starring Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke, Elisabeth Moss, Tim Heidecker, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Anna Diop, Evan Alex,(...)

Shareholders in Cuisine de France owner Aryzta will, for now, accept steadiness. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Long-suffering investors in Aryzta could be forgiven for growing tired of peering through the greasy oven window for signs of life in the baked goods (...)

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