Alfred Chestnut, Andrew Stewart and Ransom Watkins pose for a photo after their release in Baltimore.  The men, who spent 36 years in prison, were exonerated of the 1983 murder of a teenage boy who was shot dead over a jacket. Photograph: Todd Kimmelman/AFP via Getty

The three teenagers were arrested in November 1983, and deemed the perpetrators of a brazen crime: they had shot and killed a 14-year-old boy as he wa(...)

Titan Themis: Prof Des Fitzgerald, president of the University of Limerick, Prof Edmond Magner of the faculty of science and engineering, and Ursel Bangert, Bernal professor of microscopy and imaging, at the new microscope

A total of €9 million has been invested in a superadvanced microscope at the University of Limerick’s Bernal Institute. The Titan Themis, one of onl(...)

Martha Stewart at a recent EY World Entrepreneur of the Year awards event in Monaco. Photograph: studio.phenix

Amid the furore, Martha Stewart is calm. Her hosts most definitely are not. I’ve just asked the woman who, to a worldwide TV audience, is a dom(...)