tions from a stunned audience, he said: The creepy stuff was that I have had sex with women who work on this show. My response to that is, yes I have. Unable to resist a joke, Letterman told his audience: I know what youre say- ing... Ill be darned, Dave had sex. As part of a police investiga- tion, Letterman met the alleged blackmailer three times, at the last meeting handing over a fake cheque for $2m. CBS said a man had been suspended. Shortly after Lettermans admission, it was revealed that Robert Halderman, 51, an employee of CBSs true crimes series 48 Hours, had been arrested. Letterman also received an extortion threat in 2005, when a man planned to hold the TV hosts nanny and son for a $5m ransom. London Lite Friday, 2 October 2009 15 Our flexible pay monthly SIM means no ties. LOVE FREEDOM? Available to new approved customers while customer remains on promoted price plan. Inclusive calls are for calls to standard UK landlines beginning 01, 02, 03 & UK mobiles or texts sent from the UK to other UK mobiles. NTS calls (beginning 08) excluded & maximum cost is 15p connection plus 15p per min thereafter. The maximum charge for 070 numbers is 70p per minute plus 1 per connection (see three.co.uk/nts). 3-to-3 calls within the UK. 30 days notice required to cancel plan. SIM for unlocked 3G handsets only not all 3s services (including Skype) may be available on non-3 handsets. Unlimited offers subject to fair use policies. Service, handset limitations and terms apply. See three.co.uk Open 7 days a week: Mon-Fri 8am-10pm, Sat 8am-8pm, Sun 10am-8pm. Sorry we do not accept Visa Electron or Solo cards. Cards accepted: 0800 358 9577three.co.uk/store or visit a 3 store colleague held as expos package is left in stars car Busstop killergets 15years A CLEANER who stabbed a man waiting to catch a bus to visit his newborn son was jailed for a minimum of 15 years at the Old Bailey today. Charles Acquaah, 22, murdered amateur boxer John Abbey, 26, in front of his three-year-old daughter at a Croydon bus stop in January. Acquaah and Mr Abbey, who fought in the Commonwealth Games for Ghana in 2002, had been pals but they fell out and the killing was revenge. 36pt i minis by mark blunden Menezes: police verdict to stay THE Independent Police Complaints Commission today stuck to its decision to clear officers involved in the shooting of Jean Charles de Menezes. His relatives had urged the IPPC to reconsider disciplining the officers. Britains answer to Ben & Jerry sTudEnT entrepreneurs have been dubbed the British Ben & Jerry after Harrods snapped up their frozen yogurt confection. Chris Hannaway and Will Hammersley, both 20, started the venture at Wills family home in Bath. AMERICAS most famous chat show host has confessed on air to a string of affairs with members of his staff, after an extraordinary alleged blackmail plot by a TV producer. David Letterman told millions of viewers last night that he had been the target of a $2m extortion attempt over his affairs with workers on the CBS show he has hosted since 1993. Letterman, 62, who married his long- term partner Regina Lasko in March, told his Late Show With David Letterman audience that he had testified before a grand jury that morning. He explained he had found a package in his car three weeks ago from a person demanding $2m to avoid going public about the affairs. According to Letterman, the note said: I know that you do some terrible, terrible things and I can prove that. Letterman added: Sure enough, contained in the package was stuff to prove that I do terrible things. Amid laughter, applause and exclama- Family: David Letterman with his wife and son String of affairs: Letterman last night tV host letterman admits on air to affairs after $2m blackmail threat H index.html2.html3.html4.html5.html6.html7.html8.html9.html10.html11.html12.html13.html14.html15.html16.html17.html18.html19.html20.html21.html22.html23.html24.html25.html26.html27.html28.html29.html30.html31.html32.html33.html34.html35.html36.html37.html38.html39.html40.html41.html42.html43.html44.html45.html46.html47.html