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 Little Richard in 1966. File photograph: AP Photo

Richard Penniman, better known as Little Richard, who combined the sacred shouts of the black church and the profane sounds of the blues to create som(...)

File image of Roy Horn (R) and Siegfried Fischbacher of Siegfried and Roy  in Las Vegas, Nevada, US, in 2008. File photograph: Ethan Miller/Getty Images

Magician Roy Horn, best known as part of the Las Vegas performing duo of Siegfried and Roy, has died at the age of 75 after contracting coronavirus, a(...)

Malachy Browne was part of a team of journalists awarded the prize in the international reporting category for a series of stories “exposing the predations of Vladimir Putin’s regime”, the Pulitzer committee said. Photograph: Earl Wilson/New York Times

Limerick journalist Malachy Browne has been named as one of the winners of the prestigious Pulitzer Prize. Mr Browne, a senior story producer wi(...)

 Traders at the New York Stock Exchange: Wall Street jumped 1 per cent on Thursday. Photograph: Ashley Gilbertson/ The New York Times

World stock markets climbed on Thursday as investors weighed a rebound in oil prices and prospects for further government stimulus against stark econo(...)

Manchán Magan in Ethiopia. Photograph: Florent Mason

Shilpa Ganatra: ‘Oaxaca in Mexico, Madagascar and Belize are now at the top of the list’ This weekend, I was meant to be soaking in the sun(...)

Dionne Warwick: the Covid-19 shutdown has ‘taken the running-through-airports out my life for a minute’

Dionne Warwick is 79 and on fire. In 2019 she released two albums, kicked off a Las Vegas residency and won a lifetime-achievement Grammy award. This (...)

Apple’s annual developer conference is to go ahead - but as an online event amid the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.

Apple’s annual developer conference is to go ahead - but as an online event amid the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. The company is promising a big ev(...)

Minister for Health Simon Harris using a hand sanitiser at a Dublin hotel. The businesses that face the biggest economic and reputational risks associated with coronavirus are those clustered around the events and meetings industry.  Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

As the full scale of the economic risks of the coronavirus outbreak become apparent, it is difficult to see how the St Patrick’s festival can possibly(...)

Former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks to supporters and staff after withdrawing from the Democratic presidential race on Wednesday. Photograph: Johannes Eisele/AFP via Getty Images

In the end, $500 million, state-of-the-art data analytics and a 2,400-strong campaign army was only enough to conquer American Samoa. That was the co(...)

Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders: Policies imply tax as a burden, not what the jurist Oliver Wendell Holmes defined as “what we pay for civilised society”. Photograph:  Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images)

American democracy plays out in the classical splendour of Washington and in domed statehouses from sea to rising sea. It also plays out in Las Vegas’(...)

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