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Supporters of congressional candidate Harley Rouda watch Nancy Pelosi speak on a big screen in Newport Beach, California. Photograph: New York Times

Tuesday’s US congressional elections ended with what might be called a split decision. Democrats gained more than enough seats to take control of the (...)

Richard Corrigan at Virginia Park Lodge in Co Cavan, the venture that threatened his restaurant empire. Photographs: Dara Mac Dónaill

Richard Corrigan is the kind of guy you want to end up sitting beside at a wedding where you don’t know anyone, or a dinner you didn’t want to attend.(...)

(Edmund Zagorski in a file photo taken earlier this month and issued by the Tennessee Department of Corrections. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

A Tennessee inmate’s final words were “let’s rock” moments before he became the first man executed in the electric chair in that state since 2007. Ed(...)

Sisters Tala and Rotana Farea, whose bodies were found duct-taped together on the banks of the Hudson River in Manhattan last week. Photograph: NYPD/HO/AFP/Getty Images

A person strolling through Riverside Park in New York on Wednesday afternoon last week spotted something jarring on the riverbank and called police. T(...)

US actor Robert De Niro. Photograph: Nina Prommer/EPA

New York police have recovered a suspicious package addressed to actor Robert De Niro which may contain a device similar to others sent to leading Dem(...)

 Supporters of then Republican US presidential nominee Donald Trump scream and gesture at members of the media at a campaign rally in Cincinnati, Ohio, in  October 2016. Photograph:  Mike Segar/Reuters

The undercurrent of rage that has been driving US politics for the past few years surfaced on Wednesday in a series of suspected bombs sent to promine(...)

US president Donald Trump: ‘Saudi Arabia has been a great ally, but what happened is unacceptable’. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

Saudi Arabia’s announcement that suspects are in custody over the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi is a “good first step”, US president Donald Trum(...)

Rhys Davies: “Irish people, with their adventurous spirit, great work ethic, adaptability and social intelligence, are well-positioned to be successful here.”

Halfway through college, Rhys Davies decided that studying marketing wasn’t for him. “I’d been working in the Bloody Stream pub part-time, since I wa(...)

Beto O’Rourke, running for the US Senate seat, addresses supporters during a campaign rally at Texas Southern University in Houston last week. Photo: Loren Elliott/Reuters

The footage of Beto O’Rourke nonchalantly skateboarding around a WhataBurger car park in Texas lasts just under one minute. Long enough for informed o(...)

Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Photograph: Hasan Jamali/AP

The dissident Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared after he walked into the Saudi consulate in Istanbul just over two weeks ago, and evidence (...)

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