A mural of LeBron James reads “come home” on the side of a barbershop in Cleveland. Photograph: Dustin Franz/New York Times

Among the beautiful people expected to turn up in Rio for tomorrow night’s World Cup final is the superstar whose homecoming has been subject to frenz(...)

Edmond Aviv sits with a sign he made at a street corner in the Cleveland suburb of South Euclid, Ohio. Aviv called his neighbour “Monkey Mama” as she held her adopted, disabled African-American children, and smeared dog feces on their wheelchair ramp. Photograph: Aaron Josefczyk/Reuters 0:39

A 62-year-old man in the US state of Ohio held an “I am a bully” sign at a busy intersection near Cleveland on Sunday as part of his punishment(...)

Booking photos provided by the Cleveland Police Department of brothers Ariel (L), Onil (C) and Pedro Castro. The brothers were arrested in connection with the abduction of three Cleveland women found alive after vanishing in their own neighbourhood for about a decade. Photograph: Reuters.

The three Cleveland women found alive after vanishing in their own neighbourhood for about a decade were rescued from a house that authorities (...)