Bent bemoans his Spurs years; Chelsea rejects Real bid for Alex

Fri 7 Aug, AT 10:36

Darren Bent has turned on former manager Harry Redknapp, calling his two-year stint at Spurs the 'hardest in my life'

Great Train Robber Ronnie Biggs

Ronnie Biggs wins his freedom

Fri 7 Aug, AT 10:17

With only a short time to live, the great train robber is released on compassion grounds

Molly Ringwald, John Hughes and Mark Schoeffling

Teen stars pay tribute to John Hughes

Fri 7 Aug, AT 09:28

He launched the careers of Molly Ringwald, Macauley Culkin and many others in a string of 1980s hit movies

Gates Crowley beer summit Obama

‘Post-race’ America? Gates and Obama learn a hard lesson

Fri 7 Aug, AT 08:52
Alexander Cockburn

It was Professor Gates who promoted the idea that blacks are largely responsible for their own problems - before he lost it with a white cop

Andrew Flintoff

Cricket: England rule Flintoff out

Fri 7 Aug, AT 08:45

Andrew Strauss puts sentiment aside and leaves the all-rounder out of this morning’s final 11

Jose Mourinho

Chelsea upset Mourinho over transfer deals

Fri 7 Aug, AT 08:11

Jose Mourinho claims his old club are spoiling his chances of signing Carvalho and Deco

Cricket: Lee fit for Test?

Thu 6 Aug, AT 18:55

Injured Brett Lee says he has been bowling at full pace in the nets, and is ready to face England

E-fit of woman sought by McCann investigators

McCann detectives seek Australian woman

Thu 6 Aug, AT 18:29

Detectives working for Kate and Gerry McCann are looking for a woman described being a ‘Victoria Beckham lookalike’

The Yes Men Fix the World

Thu 6 Aug, AT 17:20

The political hoaxsters’ campaign against evil corporations in their latest documentary

Barmy Army leaders Billy Cooper and Vic Flower

England’s Barmy Army face friendly fire

Thu 6 Aug, AT 15:34

England’s hardcore cricket fans have been told to behave at Headingley for the fourth Ashes Test against Australia

Budd Schulberg

On the Waterfront writer Budd Schulberg dies

Thu 6 Aug, AT 13:44

The Oscar-winning screenwriter, sports journalist and novelist has died in New York State aged 95


Thu 6 Aug, AT 13:42

Light-hearted comedy about a man with Asperger's syndrome who falls in love

Emiri Miyasaka

Miss Japan sparks outrage with racy kimono outfit

Thu 6 Aug, AT 13:22

Emiri Miyasaka's leather and lingerie ensemble for Miss Universe to be toned down after complaints

Mesrine: Killer Instinct

Thu 6 Aug, AT 13:12

The first of two films telling the true story of Jacques Mesrine, the notorious French gangster