US attorney for the southern District of New York Geoffrey Berman (right) points as he speaks during a news conference about the arrest of American financier Jeffrey Epstein in New York on July 8th. Photograph: Jason Szenes/EPA

Who was Jeffrey Epstein? Jeffrey Epstein, who was found dead in his prison cell on Saturday morning, was a 66-year-old finance executive. His glitter(...)

Court sketch of US financier Jeffrey Epstein during a status hearing in his sex trafficking case. Photograph: Reuters/Jane Rosenberg

Financier Jeffrey Epstein looked physically healthy when he appeared in court in New York on Wednesday in his sex trafficking case, about a week after(...)

 Jeffrey Epstein in a photo provided by the New York State sex offender registry, on March 28, 2017.  Photograph: New York State Sex Offender Registry via The New York Times

Jeffrey Epstein liked to stack the meetings at his 71st Street townhouse – one of Manhattan’s largest private homes – so that a visitor might encounte(...)

President Donald Trump speaking on Friday: “People come into our country illegally, we’re taking them out legally – very simple. It’s not something I like doing,” he said. Photograph: Samuel Corum/The New York Times

Raids on undocumented immigrants living in the United States will begin on Sunday, President Donald Trump has confirmed, prompting widespread fear am(...)

US secretary of labour Alexander Acosta at a press conference on Wednesday, where he defended his handling of a secret plea deal he made a decade ago with disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, who had been accused of sexually abusing young girls. Photograph: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images

US secretary of labour Alexander Acosta defended his role in reaching a plea deal with disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein more than a decade ago, ami(...)

Donald Trump: The US president speaks during his extraordinary Thursday press conference, during which he berated the “out of control” media. Photograph: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images

Sunday, February 12th Signs emerge that the position of Michael Flynn, Donald Trump’s national security adviser, is under threat. Rumours about Flynn’(...)

US president Donald Trump at the launch of the Boeing Dreamliner 787-10, where he pledged to  bring jobs back to the United States. Photograph: Sean Rayford/Getty Images

US president Donald Trump has warned US companies they will face harsh financial penalties if they fire American workers and move manufacturing overse(...)