Stars pay tribute to actor Philip Seymour Hoffman

Tributes are pouring in following the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman at his home in New York on Sunday. The Oscar-winning actor, 46, was found by a friend who called emergency services. He was declared dead at the scene. A police spokesman said investigators found two small plastic bags and a substance suspected of being heroin.

 

Woody Allen calls renewed sex abuse claim 'disgraceful'

Woody Allen has called renewed claims by his adopted daughter that he sexually abused her as a child "untrue and disgraceful", his publicist says. In an open letter published on Saturday, Dylan Farrow accused Mr Allen of molesting her in a "dim, closet-like attic" at the age of seven.

 

No evidence yet that Christie knew of traffic scheme

  The New Jersey governor has been accused of knowingly snarling traffic near the busy George Washington Bridge last September.