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Clodagh O’Keeffe, a UCD graduate, secured a job with a marketing communications company. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Sitting at home and seeing your photo loom on screen when your name is called out is far from the pomp and celebration of a traditional graduation cer(...)

Former vice president Joe Biden, the Democratic presidential nominee, speaks during the Democratic National Convention in Delaware last night. Photograph: Bloomberg

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has urged Americans to unite behind his candidacy, as he vowed to end “the season of darkness” represented(...)

Hungarian Cornelius Lanczos took up a position   at the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies.

In May 1954, Cornelius Lanczos took up a position as senior professor in the School of Theoretical Physics at the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studie(...)

People gather to protest the resumption of federal executions near the US Penitentiary and execution chamber in Terre Haute, Indiana, US. Photograph: Tannen Maury/EPA

The US government has carried out the first federal execution in almost two decades, putting to death a man who killed an Arkansas family in the 1990s(...)

An undated booking photo of Daniel Lee Lewis in Spokane, Washington. Photograph: Spokane Police Department /AFP via Getty Images

The first federal execution in 17 years is set to go ahead on Monday after a US appeals court overturned a lower court injunction, saying a lawsuit by(...)

A witness said they heard a loud noise and saw an aircraft on fire. Stock photograph: Getty Images

Five people including a family with two young children travelling to a funeral have died after a plane crashed in the US state of Georgia, authorities(...)

US president Donald Trump  discussing his Covid-19 response with Fox News hosts Bret Baier and Martha MacCallum, broadcasting from inside the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, on Sunday. Photograph: Joshua Roberts/Reuters

US president Donald Trump will fly to Arizona on Tuesday to tour a mask production facility, as states across the country continue to reopen following(...)

The US flag is seen at half-mast on the Brooklyn Bridge in New York on April 11th. Photograph: Johannes Eisele/AFP via Getty Images

As a child in Massachusetts in the 1940s, Mary Roman developed polio and part of her rehabilitation included riding a horse to bolster her leg power. (...)

The number of Covid-19 cases in Massachusetts  have more than doubled and the state’s governor has declared a state of emergency after the number of new cases of the illness surged to 92.

Twelve Irish employees of the US biotechnology firm whose company conference in Boston last month has led to 51 coronavirus cases in Massachusetts hav(...)

 Joe Biden: Must  persuade Sanders supporters  that theirs is not a revolution denied so much as one deferred. Photograph: Mario Tama/Getty Images

If Donald Trump loses the White House to Joe Biden in November, one thought is liable to disturb his sleep ever after. No one has gone to such extreme(...)

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