| Aug 21, 2013
Police at London's Heathrow Airport detained the partner and assistant of journalist Glenn Greenwald for nearly nine hours on Sunday and confiscated his cellphone and computer. It's hard to see the mistreatment of David Miranda as anything other than an...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 9:51 AM
LONDON – Stung by mounting criticism, the British government Tuesday defended the detention of the partner of an American journalist who helped reveal widespread spying by the U.S. National Security Agency, saying that authorities had a duty to...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 12:17 PM
WASHINGTON – The Obama administration was notified in advance that the British government planned to detain the partner of the journalist working with former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden to release classified information...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 5:11 AM
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. MILITANTS KILL EGYPTIAN POLICE
The brazen daylight ambush in the northern Sinai peninsula comes after days of bloodshed between the military and...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 8:30 PM
When I mentioned to my mother that among the many delights of a recent family trip to southwestern England and London was the terrific food, she hesitated, then replied: "Oh, really?"
Clearly her memories of dining in the United Kingdom during her own...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 7:45 AM
Wi-Fi is free at San Francisco International. At Los Angeles International, only basic Wi-Fi is free; a speedy connection will cost you. Those are among the airports for which Airfarewatchdog’s new chart provides the Wi-Fi scoop.
Its Airport Wi-...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 10:38 AM
An empty Boeing Co. Dreamliner passenger jet belonging to Ethiopian Airlines caught fire Friday while parked on the tarmac at London’s Heathrow Airport.
Boeing shares were down more than 6% as news spread of the latest incident involving Boeing&...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 10:31 AM
The Federal Aviation Administration is requiring airlines to inspect or remove the emergency devices on their Boeing Co. 787 Dreamliners after a fire erupted on one of the planes while it was parked at London’s Heathrow Airport.
| Jul 24, 2013
| 9:44 AM
Shares of aerospace giant Boeing Co. briefly hit an all-time high Wednesday after the company posted a larger than expected 13% jump in second-quarter profit that was driven by higher deliveries of passenger jets.
Boeing reported a profit of $1.09...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 10:19 AM
LONDON (AP) — Royal officials say Britain's new prince has been named George Alexander Louis.
Palace officials said Wednesday that the 2-day-old baby and third-in-line to the throne will be known as His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge....
| Jul 21, 2013
| 5:38 PM
GULLANE, Scotland — They were still telling tales here Sunday about the elusive cut line after the first two rounds of the British Open, and how it caught several golfers by surprise.
First, there was Scotland's own Paul Lawrie, who won the 1999...