Financier Jeffrey Epstein in 2017. File photograph: New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services/Handout/Reuters

Jeffrey Epstein’s death has been ruled a suicide, the medical examiner’s office in New York said on Friday. Epstein, 66, was found dead in his cell a(...)

David Berman, regarded as one of the most poetic voices in US indie-rock, has died aged 52. His record label Drag City confirmed the news, but hasn’t (...)

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(...)

Former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani, who   is part of the legal team representing Reza Zarrab, a Turkish gold trader jailed in Manhattan on charges of conspiring to violate the American sanctions on Iran. Photograph: Kevin Hagen/New York Times

In late February, as the United States and the rest of the world were adjusting to President Donald Trump, and Turkey was focused on a push by its pre(...)

Tom Brady’s four game suspension for his part in the Deflategate scandal has been overturned by a judge. Photograph: Bloomberg

Tom Brady’s decision to take the Deflategate scandal to federal court has paid off, with US district judge Richard Berman ruling that the New England (...)