SWAT police in Washington state search for Maurice Clemmons

‘Cop killer’ Clemmons is shot dead in Seattle

News Tue 1 Dec, AT 15:42

A patrolman has killed the fugitive, wanted for the execution of four officers on Sunday

Stephen Gately

Gately tops Google UK’s 2009 trend list

News Tue 1 Dec, AT 15:34

The late Michael Jackson was only the 10th most popular topic in Britain, behind the deaths of both Stephen Gately and Jade Goody

The horror: Windows 7 Family Guy clips panned

News Tue 1 Dec, AT 15:11

A tie-in between Windows 7 and Family Guy was cancelled last month. Now we can see why...

Matt Damon and Paul Greengrass; Bourne films

Director Paul Greengrass ‘quits Bourne 4’ film

News Tue 1 Dec, AT 14:13

Bourne star Matt Damon could join long-time collaborator Greengrass and leave franchise after alleged row over scripts

Barack Obama with American troops

What they’re saying about Obama’s Afghan surge

News Tue 1 Dec, AT 14:06

President Obama has decided to send 30,000 extra US troops to Afghanistan

Dimitar Berbatov and Sir Alex Ferguson

Berbatov’s agent pours scorn on Mafia rumours

News Tue 1 Dec, AT 12:17

British tabloids said the Manchester United star had evacuated his girlfriend from Bulgaria to escape the Mafia

Juliette Boubaaya

Why France is in a tizzy over Juliette Boubaaya

News Tue 1 Dec, AT 12:17

Politicians support her, but many French are unready for a Muslim Miss France

Tiger Woods; Elin Nordegren

Tiger Woods pulls out of Chevron World Challenge

News Tue 1 Dec, AT 11:01

Golfer claims injuries from car crash prevent him playing in LA charity tournament

Hillary and Chelsea Clinton

Chelsea Clinton to marry longtime boyfriend

News Tue 1 Dec, AT 10:51

Clinton and her partner Marc Mezvinsky announce their engagement in email

General Stanley McChrystal; Obama

Obama sends 30,000-plus troops for Afghan surge

News Tue 1 Dec, AT 10:36

But there will be strings attached as the President lays out his exit strategy

Pete Doherty

Pete Doherty apologises for singing Nazi anthem

News Tue 1 Dec, AT 09:28

Munich audience booed him off stage as he sang Deutschland Uber Alles ‘in error’

Alex Ferguson; Rafa Benitez; Manchester United; Liverpool

Fergie attacks ‘idiot’ writer over Man Utd youth stars

News Tue 1 Dec, AT 09:10

The Scottish manager says his current crop is as good as David Beckham, Paul Scholes et al were

Jenson Button Turkish Grand Prix

Can anyone beat Jenson Button to BBC award?

News Tue 1 Dec, AT 09:10

Formula 1 world champion looks a well-supported favourite for Sports Personality of the Year