John Weaver

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Mr Weaver, a moderate Republican, said a “centrist” Democrat will be preferable to Donald Trump. “I want someone to hold office who respects the institution.”  Photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

An influential Republican Party strategist who has worked on a number of US presidential campaigns believes the party has reached its “nadir” under Do(...)

Lough Eske Castle Hotel

Drum roll for Dromoland   Dromoland Castle has completed the final phase of a full-scale €20 million refurbishment, which has seen a preservati(...)

American president Donald Trump gets a pat on the back from senior Republicans. Photograph: Carlos Barria/Reuters

After seven years of trying to repeal Barack Obama’s healthcare reforms, Republicans in the House of Representatives marked Thursday’s passage of a bi(...)

Ted Cruz has suspended his campaign to be the Republican presidential nominee in light of a resounding win for Donald Trump (right) in Indiana.

Businessman Donald Trump scored a resounding victory in Indiana’s Republican primary forcing his chief rival, Texas senator Ted Cruz, to quit the race(...)

Donald Trump: Senator Ted Cruz and Ohio governor John Kasich have agreed to standaside in certain states amid growing concerns that Trump cannot otherwise be stopped. Photograph: Shannon Stapleton/Reuters

Senator Ted Cruz and Ohio governor John Kasich have agreed to coordinate in future primary contests in a last-ditch effort to deny Donald Trump the R(...)

Republican US presidential hopeful Ohio Governor John Kasich celebrates his Ohio primary victory. Photograph: AFP

After a critical win on his home turf, Ohio Governor John Kasich begins a new phase of his long-shot presidential campaign that his aides hope will ul(...)