Man who stole $50 to be freed after…

Image copyright CBS Image caption Alvin Kennard spent most of his adult life behind bars An Alabama judge has ordered that a man who robbed a bakery of $50.75 (£41.72) be released from his life…

Ceasefire announced in Syrias Idlib province

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThousands of Syrians have been fleeing their homes as government forces push into the opposition's last strongholdA ceasefire by Syrian government forces will come into place on…

Two ex-policemen walk free after sex with suspect

Image copyright CBS News Image caption Former NYPD officers Eddie Martins (L) and Richard Hall Two former New York detectives have walked free after admitting to having sex with a handcuffed 18-year-old woman after arresting…

Simone Biles brother charged with murder

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Simone Biles is the most decorated US gymnast. She won four gold medals at the 2016 Rio Olympics The brother of US Olympic gold medal gymnast Simone Biles has…

Ex-prisoner models Kim Kardashian West lingerie

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Kardashian West lobbied for Alice Johnson's release A 64-year-old woman who was freed from prison after 19 years after a campaign by Kim Kardashian West has been chosen to…

Absolute monster hurricane churning to Florida

Image copyright Getty Images Hurricane Dorian is expected to strengthen into an "extremely dangerous" storm as it heads towards the US mainland, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) has warned. Dorian is currently a category two…

White House aide fired after leaks on Trump…

Image copyright Getty Images The personal assistant to US President Donald Trump has been forced to resign from the White House after leaking intimate information about his family. Madeleine Westerhout, 29, was abruptly removed on…

US soprano shames body-shaming critics

Image copyright Salzburg Festival/Monika Rittershaus Image caption Kathryn Lewek plays Eurydice in Orpheus in the Underworld US soprano Kathryn Lewek has criticised the "lazy" and "hurtful" comments opera critics made about her latest role, accusing…