A former US navy sailor who led a spy ring for the Soviet Union has died in a prison medical centre at the age of 77.
Stories of Capitol Hill sexual harassment provoke outrage. Now some in the media want the New York senator to name names.
Obama’s gaffe reveals political truth
A tale of two American 9-year-olds, Paul Krugman criticises French austerity (again), and Central Africa’s “gemocracy”.
The US has imposed new sanctions on companies and individuals in connection with Iran’s nuclear programme.
A US flight bound for Europe diverts after a mid-air fight between passengers over legroom, in the second such incident in a week.
The UK’s terror threat level is being raised from “substantial” to “severe” in response to conflicts in Iraq and Syria, the government announces.
Shares in the struggling supermarket Tesco fall to an 11-year low after the group cut its profit forecast and dividend.