Lyon; Liverpool

Rafa Benitez on the edge after Liverpool lose again

News Wed 21 Oct, AT 08:53

Defeat by Lyon at Anfield last night must surely be the last straw for the Spanish manager


Arsenal remain on course despite last-gasp goal

News Wed 21 Oct, AT 07:54

A late volley denied the Gunners their third Champions League win against AZ Alkmaar

David Beckham; beard

The new trend in beards raises awkward questions

Wed 21 Oct, AT 07:28 Coline Covington

Women don’t like beards, so who are men growing them for – and why? A psychoanalyst investigates

Carrie Prejean

Beauty pageant wants Prejean breast money back

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 18:55

The Miss California pageant says Carrie Prejean owes money they loaned her for a breast enhancement

Stephen Fry and Twitter

Fry’s ‘twitch-hunt’ of Moir sets press freedom back

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 18:11

In Stephen Fry’s hands, Twitter has become an authoritarian tool to police thought crimes

Stephen Fry and Twitter

Fry defends Twitter but fears his ‘tribune’ status

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 17:21

While liberal spirits dominate the site, all is well. What happens when the enemy join in?

Stephen Gately

Jan Moir is disowned by the Irish Daily Mail

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 17:21

Irish edition of newspaper printed disclaimer against her Stephen Gately attack

Stewart Nozette (left)

US spy Nozette held after FBI sting operation

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 17:06

Case against scientist is ‘a warning’ to anyone who would sell US secrets

Kanye West

Kanye West website leaks bizarre Spike Jonze film

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 16:49

A video featuring Kanye West and a gremlin committing suicide leaks on the weekend that Jonze’s Where the Wild Things Are was released

Gay hitman renounces Mafia life of crime

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 16:16

New York judge lets hitman go free after he comes out of the Mafia - and the closet

Steve Jobs at an Apple presentation

Apple shares hit record high after profits soar

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 14:37

With the iPhone launching in China, the future looks good for Jobs and shareholders

Police patrol the streets of Rio de Janeiro

Don’t worry, says mayor of Rio after gang war erupts

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 12:50

A gangland battle in Rio de Janeiro killed 17 people and raises security questions as it prepares to host the Olympics