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The bulk of the money raised for the party came from the annual fundraising diner held by Friends of Sinn Féin at the Sheraton Hotel in Manhattan last November.

Sinn Féin’s US fundraising arm has raised a further $294,790 (€262,000) from donations and been repaid $3,500 from a company set up by the party to co(...)

Anti-abortion protesters embrace each other outside the US supreme court of the United States after it struck down a controversial Louisiana state abortion law in Washington, DC. Photograph: Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

The US supreme court has struck down a court ruling in Louisiana which would have limited the number of abortion providers in the state to a single cl(...)

Illustration: Andrew Rybalko/iStock/Getty

From established talent to rising stars, and whether you prefer fact or fiction, all of these books deserve a place on your reading list in the mon(...)

Boyd Gaming, the US casino partner of Paddy Power-owner Flutter, hopes to complete a deal to borrow $600m this week

The US casino partner of Paddy Power-owner Flutter hopes to complete a deal to borrow $600 million (€555m) this week as prepares to reopen some of its(...)

Fairmont, West Virginia. The city’s first reported fatality from the virus was a woman who had to be driven 25 minutes to the nearest hospital because the only hospital in her county closed down in mid-March. Photograph: Kristian Thacker/The New York Times

Until last Friday, Lincoln County in rural West Virginia had escaped the scourge of the Covid-19 disease, having yet to record a single case. But now(...)

Washington DC has long exemplified the racial divisions of American society. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

As normal life and politics continued to hover in a strange, suspended state this week in Washington, for some residents life was more challenging tha(...)

A Costco employee holds a sign letting shoppers know what is out of stock as they queue to get into the bulk shopping store in Washington, DC, on Sunday. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images

The United States enters one of the most critical weeks so far in the coronavirus crisis with the death toll exploding in New York, Michigan and Louis(...)

Workers prepare meat for barbecuing at a market in Wuhan, in China’s central Hubei province, on Saturday.  Photograph: Noel Celis/AFP/Getty

Global cases of coronavirus have far exceeded one million, with more than 63,800 fatalities in total and with death tolls soaring in the United States(...)

Bourbon Street in New Orleans earlier this week. Photograph: Jonathan Bachman/Reuters

Yanti Turang, an emergency room nurse at a New Orleans hospital, walked out into the car park in full protective gear early this month to meet a woman(...)

People wait in line outside a gun shop as sales of weapons surge in the US amid the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic. Photograph: Etienne Laurent/EPA

When Antoun Alain visited the Shoot Point Blank Range and Store in Delaware County, Ohio last Monday night, he did not expect to find himself waiting (...)

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