Martin Dean

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'The Rat Pack Is Back' - 'The three-man cast – representing Sammy Davis jnr, Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin – bounds on to the stage, and I am captivated.'

As the sun sinks behind the mountains surrounding Las Vegas, one by one the lights on the city’s famous strip flicker on. New York may claim to be the(...)

 John Sterling: New York Yankees’ radio broadcaster. The team plays 162 regular season games and he hasn’t missed a single one since 1990. Photograph:  Jim McIsaac/Getty Images

In his first at-bat on Opening Day this year, Giancarlo Stanton smashed the second pitch he faced over the wall for a two-run homer. Exactly the type (...)

Amanda Byram: Christmas is second and third helpings of dinner –  but it’s Christmas, so all bets are off. Photograph: Michael Chester

All I want for Christmas is . . . to sleep through the night. I’ve been commuting to LA so I’ve been in a constant state of jet lag. December is a bu(...)

Glen Campbell revealed in June 2011, a month before this photograph was taken,  that he had Alzheimer’s disease, saying it had been diagnosed six months earlier. Photograph: Matt Sayles/AP

Glen Campbell, the sweet-voiced, guitar-picking son of a sharecropper who became a recording, television and movie star in the 1960s and 1970s, waged (...)

 Sonia Akpeuwe Ndukaire and Edmund Chimezie Ndukaire, originally from Nigeria, celebrate Edmund’s Irish citizenship at  the Convention Centre in Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

More than 2,000 people gathered at the Convention Centre in Dublin on Friday to become the State’s newest citizens. Since the citizenship ceremonies (...)