Barack Obama has left David Beckham in stitches after teasing him about his underpants and his advancing age. The president met the LA Galaxy star and his teammates when they travelled to the White House after winning the American Major League Soccer (MLS) championship.
The Enterprise – the first US shuttle ever built – swept across the Manhattan skyline for a historic final flyover. It left the Washington DC atop a Boeing 747 jet and was filmed flying past landmarks such as the Statue of Liberty.
video.news.sky.com Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry was left red-faced last night during a tv debate. The Texas governor suffered a painful moment when he couldn’t recall the name of a government department he is planning to kill off.
The site of the World Trade Centre has been transformed into a memorial to the victims of 9/11. Those involved in creating the monument say they hope it will be a therapeutic and fitting tribute to the 3000 people who lost their lives. But as Hannah reports, the memorial has left some families upset.
At least three people have been killed and dozens injured after a plane crashed at an air show in the US The aircraft came down near the grandstand during the Reno Air Races competition in northern Nevada. The 74-year-old pilot of the World War II plane is one of those who died. The crash was filmed by one of the spectators. NOTE: Enda Brady’s report contains images of the immediate aftermath of the crash.