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The Scottish actor is in talks to star as thrill-seeking surfer Bodhi in the film
David O Russell's crime drama grossed £3.4m in ticket sales in its first week
A Florida judge declared former banker Aubrey Lee Price dead in 2012
The US version of the drama has been bought by Channel 4 and will go head-to-head with the Israeli original on BBC4 on Saturday nights
An American avionics technician was arrested on Friday as part of an FBI sting after he drove a vehicle loaded with what he thought were explosives to a Wichita airport.
He does indeed look like he needs help.
An investigation has claimed the retired FBI agent was on an unapproved intelligence gathering mission when he went missing in 2007
Inmates and jail visitors were attacked by police officials acting ‘above the law’
Is poker a sport? Well, like many of Great Britain’s medal-winning disciplines at London 2012, it’s done sitting down and there’s a great deal of skill involved, so let’s not quibble. Where it does differ, though, is that you can play it online for big money, which is where a teenaged Brisbane computer whizz named Daniel Tzvetkoff entered the picture.
Protesters in Thailand stormed onto the grounds of the national army headquarters on Friday, breaking into their latest high-profile target in a bid to topple Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.
Wales praised Snowden for the care he took in the materials he leaked and described the NSA revelations as "incredibly damaging and embarrassing to the US"
6 minutes of weightlessness will now cost you $250,000 or around 326 Bitcoins
Seventeen-year-old had taken LSD and ecstasy and also told friends how he had purchased drugs on Silk Road
The son of one of the victims said the electric chair was ‘too good’ for the crime-lord
19-year-old computer science student Jared Abrahams blackmailed at least a dozen women and was only caught when Ms Wolf, also 19, went to police
Head of India's equivalent of the FBI comes under fire