Janet Reno

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Bill Clinton:  British diplomat Jonathan Powell conceded years later that the president’s  decision to grant Adams a visa-waiver in 1994 was the right thing to do. Photograph: Getty Images

Gerry Adams arrived at Kennedy Airport in New York at 4.30pm on Monday, January 31st, 1994, on Aer Lingus flight 105 from Dublin. Previously denied ac(...)

Michael ‘Mafiaboy’ Calce believes hackers can be reformed to realise they can do good and still have challenges.

Michael Calce’s parents knew there was “something rather unique” about him when he was five years old, he says. Handed a computer with unlimited inte(...)

Janet Reno: July 21st, 1938-November 7th, 2016. Her tenure as attorney general was bracketed by two explosive events. Photograph: Carol T Powers/The New York Times
Obituary: Janet Reno
  • People
  • November 8, 2016, 11:53

Janet Reno, who rose from a rustic life on the edge of the Everglades to become attorney general of the United States – the first woman to hold the jo(...)

Janet Reno, the first woman to serve as US attorney general and the epicenter of several political storms during the Clinton administration, has died. She was 78. Photograph: Marta Lavandier/AP

Janet Reno, the first woman US attorney general who served eight tumultuous years with President Bill Clinton, has died aged 78, according to media re(...)