President Donald Trump has made political discourse more crude and belligerent. Photograph: AP/Carolyn Kaster

Donald Trump was profoundly affected by watching his older brother, Freddy, die from alcoholism at 43. He proselytised against drinking and smoking, w(...)

Jackie Collins was  known for her vibrant novels about the extravagance and glamour of life in Hollywood. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters

Jackie Collins, the best-selling British-born author known for her vibrant novels about the extravagance and glamour of life in Hollywood, died on Sat(...)