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A body is taken from a   FedEx facility in Indianapolis, Indiana, where a  gunman on Thursday killed eight people and injured at least seven in a mass shooting. Photograph: A J Mast/The New York Times

Eight people lost their lives and several more were injured when a shooter opened fire at a FedEx centre in Indiana, the latest mass shooting to occur(...)

President Joe Biden speaks about gun regulations from the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington on Thursday. Photograph: Amr Alfiky/The New York Times

US president Joe Biden has announced several executive actions at tightening rules on gun ownership as he described the gun violence epidemic in the (...)

Members of the New York Army National Guard prepare to close a road near the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday. The city’s mayor, Muriel Bowser, urged residents not to engage with any protesters ‘seeking confrontation’.  Photograph: Erin Scott/Bloomberg

Residents of Washington, DC have been urged to stay away from downtown on Wednesday, as the city braces itself for protests to coincide with a joint s(...)

US president-elect Joe Biden in Delaware on Saturday, after being declared the winner of the presidential election. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images

President-elect Joe Biden will name a coronavirus task force as early as Monday following his victory in the US presidential election. Although Mr Bi(...)

Amy Coney Barrett. Photograph: Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA/Bloomberg

Amy Coney Barrett moved one step closer to joining the US supreme court on Thursday when the Senate judiciary committee approved her nomination. Her a(...)

Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney: ‘We would not have had peace in Ireland if it hadn’t been for the United States in terms of interventions, support, encouragement and ongoing involvement.’ Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

Ireland will not become “collateral damage” on Brexit, Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has warned as he kicked-off a series of engagements (...)

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin: A report by the New York Times claims Russia offered rewards for successful attacks against US troops last year. File photograph: Getty

Donald Trump claimed on Sunday that no one had told him about a Russian plot to offer bounties to Taliban militants in exchange for fatal attacks on c(...)

 Sarah Kelly at The Village Butcher, Ranelagh, Dublin with her daughter Jessica and husband Michael Madden. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

An upmarket butcher’s shop in a leafy south Dublin suburb is probably the last place you would expect to find customers behaving badly during the Covi(...)

Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell in the US Capitol in Washington, January 31st. Photograph: Epa/Shawn Thew

During a meeting with Donald Trump at Trump Tower in June 2016, with the opéra bouffe builder improbably heading toward the presidential nomination de(...)

Mike Lee (left), a Republican senator from Utah: “Somewhat unsatisfied” with the “legal, factual and moral justification” for the attack on Qassem Suleimani. Photograph: Tom Brenner/Reuters

Mike Lee, a Republican senator from Utah, blasted Trump administration officials for offering an inadequate briefing on the intelligence that justifie(...)

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