| Jul 12, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Who leaked the Rupert Murdoch tape?
News U.K. management would like to know, said Exaro News editor in chief Mark Watts, and it has launched what he calls a "mole hunt" for the London Sun staffer who gave the investigative news website access to a...
| Sep 16, 2013
On April 3, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. gave a speech at the Mason Temple in Memphis, Tenn. The speech, now known popularly as "I've Been to the Mountaintop," dealt specifically with a strike involving Memphis sanitation workers and, more broadly,...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:22 PM
When an artist has a massive hit with her first single, as British pop singer Cher Lloyd did with her song “Want U Back” last year, it can lead to all sorts of hand-wringing about how to follow it up.......
| Sep 15, 2013
| 8:30 AM
You don't have to know anything about Paul Potts, the Port Talbot cell-phone salesman whose dream of becoming an opera singer came true when he won the first season of reality series "Britain's Got Talent," in order to whistle the tune of "One Chance."...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 11:19 AM
LONDON – Britain and France, previously strong advocates for armed reprisals against Damascus, welcomed the U.S.-Russian deal struck Saturday outlining a plan for the Syrian government to give up its chemical weapons stockpile by the middle of...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 7:42 AM
LONDON -- The Last Night of the Proms became a First Night for Women on Saturday when Marin Alsop walked onto the stage of the massive and festively adorned Royal Albert Hall and made a bit of history in this history-drenched country.
“A lot has...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 12:28 PM
LONDON -- The Bank of England swallowed its pride and overcame its perceived prejudice Wednesday by designating Jane Austen as the new face of the 10-pound note, bowing to public outrage over the possibility that only male historical figures would be...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:08 AM
Baltimore went a little War-of-1812-crazy last year, when some 1.5 million people crowded into the Inner Harbor to celebrate the bicentennial of the last time Great Britain invaded the U.S. And things should get even crazier next year, when Charm City...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:30 AM
GDYNIA, Poland -- Arrow Films has acquired all U.K. rights to Michael Caine starrer "Mr. Morgan's Last Love."
Global Screen has sold the romantic drama, which screened at the Locarno Film Festival, to more than 30 territories, including the U.S.,...
| Sep 15, 2013
Jenni Laidman rounds up three fiction audiobook worth checking out.
This piece first ran in Printers Row Journal, delivered to Printers Row members with the Sunday Chicago Tribune and by digital edition via email. Click here to...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 1:52 PM
The British government of David Cameron may be on a serious austerity binge, but there's one cause they seem to be happy to fund -- exporting the country's pop music.
The prime minster has announced that he's wrapping up the details of the new Music...