| Nov 8, 2014
| 8:25 PM
Standing in the Tower of London moat alongside three generations of his family, David Woodrow stared out at a sea of red ceramic poppies and struggled to hold back the tears.
The poppy exhibition at the Tower of London has become a national sensation,...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Kristin Scott Thomas will have to tone down her natural glamour and don a series of conservative dresses as Queen Elizabeth II in a return London engagement of "The Audience." The role was first played in London by Helen Mirren, who will appear in the...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 8:59 PM
With three cases of Ebola diagnosed in the United States but dozens of people being monitored in case they contract the disease, President Barack Obama urged Americans on Saturday not to give in to "hysteria" about the spread of the virus.
| Oct 15, 2014
| 9:14 AM
As revolutions go, Scotland's recent independence referendum was pretty mild stuff. Eligible voters — legal residents of Scotland — were given a simple, straightforward choice: Should Scotland be an independent country, yes or no?
I am a...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 6:08 AM
More than 200 people, many wearing white as a sign of peace, gathered on the campus of Butler University to pray for a humanitarian worker from Indiana held hostage by Islamic State militants.
Abdul-Rahman Kassig, formerly known as Peter Kassig, 26,...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 9:00 PM
You're so vain. I bet you think this selfie's about you. Don't you?
To selfie or not to selfie? That should be the question.
I once took a selfie. OK, more than once. But I only did it because "all the kids" were doing it. I also wore parachute...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 6:05 PM
A video released on the Internet on Friday appears to show British hostage Alan Henning being beheaded by a masked Islamic State fighter, the militant-monitoring SITE Intelligence Group reported.
Henning, 47, a former taxi driver from the Manchester...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 6:51 PM
The Scots voted 55.3 percent against independence. But to get that vote, U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron promised the Scots more autonomy. He also pledged to maintain the Barnett formula, which awards a higher share of U.K. government spending to...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 9:26 AM
The wife of a British aid worker being held by Islamic State insurgents made a renewed appeal for his release on Tuesday, a week after receiving an audio message from her husband.
Alan Henning, 47, was part of an aid convoy taking medical supplies to a...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:15 PM
The adage that those who fail to study history are destined to repeat it apparently hasn't reached the Twittersphere.
British Cabinet minister Brooks Newmark tendered his resignation over the weekend after learning that the Sunday Mirror tabloid was...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 2:41 PM
Denmark announced on Friday it will send seven F-16 fighter jets to take part in a U.S.-led military coalition attacking Islamic State militants in Iraq, and parliament in Britain approved British participation.
Danish and British jets will join a...