When David Whitt returned from the supermarket to his apartment in Ferguson, Missouri one recent evening, he quickly realised that he had made a mistake and would have to head back out on his bicycle.
The man was acting strangely even before he boarded the plane, hunching over in pain and avoiding physical contact with other passengers milling around the airport in Monrovia, Liberia's capital. Once airborne, he was sick several times. By the time he disembarked in Lagos airport – one of the busiest in the continent on a Muslim holiday – he was no longer able to stand unaided, diplomats and a witness told the Guardian.Read More >
Tony Shepherd, having completed his work heading the Abbott government’s commission of audit and his term as president of the Business Council of Australia, is enthusiastically pursuing his role as chairman of Sydney’s $11.5bn WestConnex road.
New York’s top law enforcement official went on a media blitz on Friday to deny that the chokehold death of a black suspect shows that police are singling out minorities in a crackdown on minor offences and to insist that Mayor Bill de Blasio is “very pro-cop”.
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Jodie Sweetin's starting 2014 with a clean slate ... at least when it comes to taxes -- because TMZ has learned the "Full House" star has finally paid her $53,000 debt to Uncle Sam.
New South Wales MP Andrew Cornwell’s political career has taken another blow after he admitted using more than $10,000 from a “sham” art sale to a property developer to pay his payroll tax bill.