UK to accept vulnerable Syrian refugees this year
British Foreign Secretary William Hague said Thursday that his country was preparing to accept the most vulnerable Syrian refugees this year.
Charges dropped vs UK men who took discarded food
British prosecutors on Wednesday reversed their initial decision and dropped criminal charges against a trio of dumpster-divers who allegedly took ...
Chobani loses 'Greek yogurt' legal battle in UK
It's not all Greek to yogurt makers. A British court has ruled that Chobani, the company leading the burgeoning Greek yogurt market in the U.S.
Sochi chief: city is world's 'most secure venue'
After all the talk of terror threats, corruption, overspending and anti-gay legislation, the head of the Sochi Olympics is determined to show the ...
London theater box office boomed in 2013
More people than ever attended London theaters in 2013, with ticket income rising for a 10th straight year, despite Britain's fragile economic ...
Bank of England chief wades into Scottish debate
The governor of the Bank of England on Wednesday waded into the delicate question of whether Scotland would be able to use the pound should it become ...
Luxury home boom to change face of London
The face of London is about to change. Dozens of buildings of 20 stories or more are under construction or planned along the south bank of the River ...
UK lawmakers tell queen to cut costs, boost income
Britain's royal household needs to get a little more entrepreneurial, eye possible staff cuts and replace an ancient palace boiler, lawmakers say in ...
Tough drug-testing net in place for Sochi Olympics
Go ahead — just try to get away with it. If you're willing to take the risk, you'll pay the price. That's the challenge laid down to drug cheats ...