Mysterious white flags replace US stars and stripes on Brooklyn Bridge

New Yorkers awoke to find two white flags hung in place of the American flags that traditionally flutter atop the Brooklyn Bridge on Tuesday morning, baffling city officials, police and onlookers. 

US flags to fly at half-staff to honour Neil Armstrong

Flags in the US will fly at half-staff in memory of Neil Armstrong, the first human to walk on the Moon, who passed away last week.