The race became charged after a former escort claimed she and Mr Vitter had a lengthy affair
Officers Norris Greenhouse Jr, 23 and Derrick Stafford were arrested and charged late on Friday
The actress said Australia was safer since outlawing certain firearms in 1996
It's not just that the National Geographic documentary series Scam City is a pointless programme, it's that it's also a uniquely irritating one. Whereas most consumer watchdogs investigate scams at the instigation of aggrieved parties, in Scam City presenter Conor Woodman, travels the world looking for trouble and – what's more pitiful – often fails to find it.
American Horror Story: Coven broadcast its second episode on Fox last night. Each series of the anthology show tells a different complete horror story, but with a returning repertory cast. It's always stuffed with great roles for women, particularly Jessica Lange, who won an Emmy for the show last year. This series is a Southern Gothic set in and around Miss Robichaux's Academy for Exceptional Young Ladies in New Orleans, and the cast seems to be having more fun than ever.
A former Black Panther who served 41 years in solitary confinement has died days after a US federal judge overturned his conviction for the murder of a prison guard.
Terminally ill ‘Angola 3’ inmate Herman Wallace claims he was framed for murder
Herman Wallace has just weeks to live after being diagnosed with liver cancer
Police in New Orleans have vowed to track down gunmen who shot 19 people at a Mother's Day parade in an attack.
And now, in nice-man news, Mo Farah has run to the defence of an interviewer ridiculed for not realising she was talking to a double Olympic champion.
Mo Farah has been asked many questions by journalists since rising to fame by winning two gold medals at the London Olympics in the 5,000m and 10,000m. But none will have been as ill-researched as those posed by LaTonya Norton of New Orleans station WDSU.
First he succeeded in turning LA's Staples Centre vegetarian. Now former Smiths frontman Morrissey has refused to appear on an American TV chat show because his fellow guests are "animal serial killers".
Proof, if proof were needed, that Britney Spears has been spending too much time hanging about with Simon Cowell on the latest series of US X Factor.
The city was decimated by Katrina, but now it's blazing a recovery trial
This Sundance-winning fantasy is a cajun-spiced primal stew of a film, until cutesiness creeps in
Assassin's Creed Cajun style.