Alistair Darling and Henry Paulson

Darling ‘grin-fucked’ US over Lehman bankruptcy

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 14:48

A new book suggests Chancellor Alistair Darling refused to cave in to demands from America to save the Wall St bank

Taylor Mitchell

Canadian singer Taylor Mitchell killed by coyotes

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 13:44

19-year-old was set upon while she walked in the Cape Breton Highlands national park


Did Scientology play a role in Australian suicide?

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 13:27

Soldier was contacted 19 times in 48 hours by church before electrocuting himself

Fran Merida; Arsenal

Fran Merida strike helps Arsenal beat Liverpool

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 13:26

The Spaniard’s debut goal for the club helped the Londoners to a 2-1 win on a night of young talent

Carey Mulligan

Iffy Education, but Carey Mulligan is a star

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 12:53

Film of the Week: What the critics are saying about An Education

Gun fair

Why guns & ammunition are doing well on Wall St

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 12:46

But new data suggests that ‘paranoia-driven sales’ might have peaked in the US

Calum Davenport; West Ham

Calum Davenport charged with assault of his sister

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 12:24

West Ham defender is charged following incident in which he was stabbed in both legs

Evan Rachel Wood and Larry David in Whatever Works

US Catholics upset as Larry David takes the piss

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 11:58

There’d be a public outcry if Jews or Muslims were treated in this way, say critics

Martin Amis; Katie Price; Jordan

Martin Amis and Katie Price: a strange infatuation

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 10:15

Novelist seems appalled and intrigued by glamour model Jordan in equal measure

Andre Agassi

Agassi drug revelations spark massive controversy

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 09:50

The former head of the ATP, tennis’s governing body, denies that any cover-up took place

Tony Blair

Blair wants EU Presidency ‘only if it’s a proper job’

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 09:18

But the word from Paris is the French and Germans are seeking an alternative

SWAT team

The naked truth about American sexual prudery

Thu 29 Oct, AT 08:56 Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn: A man walks naked into his kitchen, and all hell breaks loose

Portsmouth; Hull City

Strugglers Portsmouth & Hull thrown into turmoil

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 08:39

Pompey have transfer ban imposed by Premier League while Tigers deny sacking boss Phil Brown