September 5, 2013 The accident on the A249 bridge in east Kent injured perhaps as many as 200 people and caused the closure of a major traffic artery.
July 22, 2013 The world is awash in "Royal Baby Fever," but in London, the much-trumpeted affliction is more of a summer silly season snuffle — spreading faster around the world than it is in the U.K.
April 17, 2013 The former British prime minister was remembered Wednesday at a funeral in London. Queen Elizabeth II was among those in attendance. Thatcher died last week. She was 87.
January 25, 2013 If the country sees another quarter of negative growth, it will officially enter its third recession in four years. That's unchartered territory.
April 23, 2012 A British winemaker has finally been given official approval to release a limited-edition wine made in collaboration with Malbec grape growers in Argentina. But it's on the condition that it doesn't sell the wine, label it a Malbec, or call it wine at all.
March 30, 2012 George Galloway, who the Labour Party cut loose because of his opposition to the war In Iraq, has won a seat in the House of Commons.
January 20, 2011 The Guardian has uncovered how four officers engaged in sexual relations with environmental activists who they were spying on. One officer married one of his "targets," fathered two children and later got divorced.
January 19, 2011 Terry Jones, the pastor from Florida who threatened to burn the Quran on the 2010 anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, has been banned from entering the United Kingdom.
December 9, 2010 Scuffles have broken out in London while members of Parliament debate whether to push tuition and other fees up sharply.