| Jul 3, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Bruce Davidson and Paul Caponigro, two American photographers who made their names in the British Isles in the '60s, had two disparate interests.
Davidson, who cut his teeth photographing street gangs in Brooklyn, headed straight to cities: London,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 6:56 AM
For very young children, awareness of food brands increases greatly between ages three and four and is highest for unhealthy foods, according to a new study from Ireland.
Food-brand knowledge predicts what kids will ask for later, said lead author Mimi...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 5:52 PM
When Facebook performed an experiment to see if it could secretly affect users' emotions, were you really surprised?
Academics were galled, knowing they would need explicit permission from research subjects and strict ethical oversight to perform such...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 7:15 AM
One of the consistently solid strategies for finding a good airfare: Travel in the shoulder or off-season, usually fall or winter.
Here’s such a round-trip fare, this one from LAX to Dublin, Ireland, on Aer Lingus for $796, which includes all...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Singer-songwriter Randy Newman, country singer Jo Dee Messina and actor/singer Danny Aiello, along with a cache of comedy and a long lineup of Broadway and stage performances highlight the 2014-15 season of The State Theatre in Easton, which was...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Traditional Irish music is alive and well in Chicago. One need look no further than the hooleys at Chief O'Neill's Pub and Restaurant on North Elston Avenue. A hooley is a social gathering — music, dancing, food, conversation. Under the auspices...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 2:30 PM
ANNECY -- London-based WestEnd Films has initiated further early sales on Tomm Moore's "Song of the Sea," one of Europe's most anticipated animation features. North American rights to the pic, which is the Irish director's follow up to the Academy Award-...
| May 22, 2014
| 12:22 PM
Many well-regarded films competing for the 67th Cannes Film Festival awards, to be announced Saturday, are concerned primarily with matters of the heart, obliquely drawn.
"Mommy" is not one of them. It is a mother/son story of immense, gut-centric...
| May 28, 2014
| 9:41 PM
Malcolm Glazer, who ascended from near-poverty as a teenager to owning the NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers and international soccer powerhouse Manchester United, died Wednesday, the Buccaneers announced. He was 85.
Glazer suffered two strokes in 2006 that...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Norwegian Air Shuttle's plan to launch the biggest low-cost airline crossing the Atlantic took another hit last week when former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said the federal government should withhold a permit for the carrier, pending further...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 2:40 AM
An investigation of high mortality rates at homes for unwed mothers has been launched by Irish officials after reports that hundreds of children died at a home run by the Bon Secours nuns.
Charles Flanagan, the national minister for Children and Youth...