‘I’ll take care of it’: Bulger strangled Boston woman, ex-crony testifies

As James “Whitey” Bulger stewed at the defense table, his former partner in crime took the witness stand Friday and portrayed him as a rat and a lady-killer.

Live liver donors could ease U.S. organ shortage crisis, adopted siblings show

Still groggy from the 12-hour liver transplant surgery that saved his life, Thomas Dodds demanded a pen and paper to send a message to the adopted sister who made it possible. “Thank you, Marj,” the Pittsburgh man, 39, wrote in a wobbly but readable script last December.

Stankowski looks for third win, 16 years on

(Reuters) – Thunderstorms continued to play havoc on the PGA Tour Sanderson Farms Championship on Friday, where blast-from-the-past 43-year-old Paul Stankowski sits part of a six-way tie on top of the leaderboard in the incomplete second round.

Woods primed for British Open tilt

GULLANE, Scotland (Reuters) – Tiger Woods will start the British Open third round on Saturday perfectly placed to mount a strong challenge for his 15th major title.

VIDEO: Berlusconi aides guilty in sex trial

Three associates of former Italian PM Silvio Berlusconi have been found guilty of procuring prostitutes for his controversial “bunga bunga” parties.

Royal Baby Flashback: Princess Diana Was Induced, See Baby Prince William’s Debut

Royal Baby, Prince William, Kate MiddletonWhile the Great Kate Wait continues, we took a look back at details behind Prince William’s birth.

The Duke of Cambridge was born on June 21, 1982, and when Princess Diana gave birth…

Portugal crisis talks break down

A week of talks by Portugal’s three main parties on how to end a political crisis has broken down, leaving the country’s bailout programme in doubt.