Ray Nagin, the former mayor of New Orleans who was convicted in February on corruption charges, was sentenced to 10 years in prison today. Photograph:  Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images.

Ray Nagin, the former mayor of New Orleans who was convicted in February on corruption charges, was sentenced to 10 years in prison today.Nagin was f(...)

The funeral of Colin Gibson, who was a customer in the Clutha pub when a Police helicopter crashed into it, was held at Neilston Parish Church today.  Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

A tenth person has died following the helicopter crash at the Clutha bar in Glasgow.Joe Cusker (59), from Cambuslang, had been receiving treatment in (...)

Barclays is trying to plug a larger-than-expected capital shortfall. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Taking on the regulators is always a risky business, even for a squeaky clean company of good repute. For Barclays, where the misdeeds and scandals ju(...)