Two of the three former Anglo Irish Bank officials who were jailed last month for hiding accounts connected to the bank's ex-chief executive Seán FitzPatrick from Revenue Commissioners have lodged appeals.
A lawyer representing Molly and Thomas Martens has said if there is a murder or manslaughter charge brought against his clients over the death of Limerick man Jason Corbett they will plead "not guilty".
Argentina's former president Carlos Menem went on trial along with 12 co-accused, charged with obstructing the investigation into the 1994 bombing of a Jewish centre in Buenos Aires which killed 85 people.
Bill Cosby has lost his latest bid to fend off a lawsuit accusing him of sexually abusing a 15-year-old girl at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles in 1974, as the California Supreme Court denied the comedian's petition to review the case.
Former Korean Air Lines executive Heather Cho walked free after nearly five months in prison this morning after an appeals court suspended the sentence she was given for her outburst over the way she had been served macadamia nuts.