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Three Americans rewarded with $1.2 million prize for work on predicting global financial markets
Krokodil, which is considered more addictive that heroin, originated in Russia
Authorities say there are no reports of fatalities and that no one is in custody
How do you like your champagne moments? Suzann Pettersen posted her entry with victory at the Evian Championship to claim her second major championship. An eight-footer for par at the last to give her a two-shot victory over 16-year-old prodigy Lydia Ko triggered an avalanche of corks at the foot of the Alps.
Slam poetry? It’s hardly Wordsworth.
One more victory would see them through to the final where Emirates Team New Zealand await
Time is running out for Swedish America’s Cup challenger Artemis, whose sailing director is Iain Percy, after going two down to the Italians in the semi-final of the Louis Vuitton Cup elimination series.
Out of America: The Trayvon Martin story is horrifying. But the fate of a witness to an earlier outrage helps put it in the proper context
Rescuers spend three hours using excavation equipment to free him
Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton rakes in up to $200,000 (£132,000) a night in the lucrative world of professional speechmaking, according to The New York Times.
Ari Emanuel accuses music mogul Irving Azoff of being 'fundamentally a liar and selfish'
Climbing stairs is possibly the best and cheapest route to fitness ever invented. It's even a sport in its own right. Jane Taylor explains why we should give the lift a miss
Ray Manzarek, the keyboard player and co-founder of The Doors, one of the most influential rock groups of the 1960s, has died after a protracted battle with cancer. He was 74.
How do you know if the cutesy kitchen roll you're buying is owned by climate change deniers? There's an app for that
My parents loved the blues and early jazz, and I grew up to the sounds of Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, Leadbelly and Fats Waller.
German authorities say they have arrested a 93-year-old alleged former Auschwitz guard who once lived in the United States on suspicion of accessory to murder.