Law firm worker Alex Wilson-Fletcher now sentenced to 13 years for 'disturbing and shocking' offence
Rob Ford’s chaotic and seemingly desperate attempt to remain in office appeared one step closer to its inevitable conclusion last night after he was stripped of most of his remaining powers.
Fraudsters including Armenians, Turks, Kurds, Japanese, members of al-Qa’ida and the Knights of Malta have tried to claim the money, but no one is sure who it belongs to
Car bombs were detonated in busy commercial areas and a market in the capital
The new presidential Library in Dallas offers an interactive experience of life in the Oval Office. David Usborne takes the hotseat
Hanged, paraded, punched and spat on before finally being set alight – cheered on by the jeering crowd.
Talk of 'invasion' and 'occupation' ignores the effect on a long-suffering minority
Giovanni di Stefano claimed he had links with Bin Laden, Mugabe and Saddam
There is one candidate for Director General who would really ruffle Murdoch feathers
Americans have some astonishing misconceptions about international affairs.
'He gave me a bit of stick for the kissing scene with Emma, as he had a little thing with her'
Only outstanding valour and luck saved British soldiers trapped by Iraq's feared Republican Guard
Not long after the "liberation" of 2003, the US-led coalition was preparing the Iraqi public for their ultimate departure. A television advert showed a bunch of boys in an excited football match, while their parents looked on with fond smiles – the portrait of a happy and contented land. In a swirl of dust, came Western troops in their armoured cars; they stopped beside the young players for a brief exchange of greetings, and then the convoy disappeared into the desert.
President Barack Obama saluted troops returning from Iraq today, declaring that the nearly nine-year conflict is ending honourably, "not with a final battle, but with a final march toward home."
Readers review this week's big film
Operation Desert Pants has run out of gas? Thank goodness for double agent Dominic