Michelle Rossi and her fourteen-year-old daughter Olivia  attended the march. Olivia, an eighth-grader from Maryland, has had her own experience with gun crime.  Photograph: Suzanne Lynch/The Irish Times

They came in their thousands. Shortly before noon on Saturday, students, parents and ordinary citizens from across the United States descended on Wash(...)

Former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks arrives at the Old Bailey courthouse in London today. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters.

Jurors have been played furious voicemail messages left by former British home secretary David Blunkett in the wake of false press claims about his re(...)