Donald Trump said Vladimir Putin had told him Russia had “some of the most beautiful hookers in the world”, according to memos written by a former FBI chief.
Lance Armstrong has agreed to pay $5m (£3.5m) to settle a federal fraud case over claims he defrauded the US government during his doping years.
An 83-year-old man becomes the oldest inmate to be put to death since capital punishment was reinstated in the US in the 1970s.
Southwest Airlines sought more time last year to inspect its engines after a similar explosion to the one that saw a woman partially sucked out of a plane window, it has emerged.
A nanny has been convicted of murder after stabbing two children to death at their family’s luxury apartment in Manhattan.