The number of people falsely claiming illustrious military backgrounds is on the rise. Simon Usborne meets the vigilantes intent on exposing these real-life Walter Mittys
Hilary Clinton and Donald Trump both made their debut on this year's list
As many as 6,600 inmates have had their punishments trimmed retroactively by the US Sentencing Commission
Dressing your child as the Pope seems to be a very reliable way of delighting world leaders – with the real Pope bursting into laughter on meeting a baby version of himself earlier this year
The president also called for greater gun regulation
The politician continues to toe the line between 'politician' and 'stand-up comic'
"I looked in the mirror and I knew it was true"
The 14-year-old was propelled to fame last month when a teacher mistook his homemade clock for a bomb
Through a combination of bad judgement and bad luck, Mr Obama has failed to achieve what he set out to do
Mr Obama spoke to Marilynne Robinson in Iowa last month
Mr Obama was speaking at a Democrat fundraiser where West was performing
The President's forces are being investigated for an unprovoked attack on a fellow laureate – which is a first
From emotional reflection to total frustration, Mr Obama’s response to mass shootings in the United States has markedly changed.
The news comes as the the country reels from its 45th school shooting this year
Barack Obama said thoughts and prayers were 'not enough' after the latest massacre but his attempts at reforming gun laws have failed
The President is correct to draw the comparison but the respective figures do not tell the whole story