| Aug 4, 2011
| 4:22 PM
I had intended to resume "What Is It?" on today's blog. I harvested six baffling items this morning from the collection of Stu and Marie Lathrop of Allentown. But I'm unsure how long it will take to get them photographed.......
| Jun 11, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Gordon Brown denied Murdoch's allegations of "war" threats; Ex- premier lambasts Murdoch's Sun...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Media baron Rupert Murdoch tells of his association with top British leaders during testimony before a judicial inquiry Wednesday. Critics say the Australian-born media mogul wields too much influence over British public life, an accusation he dismisses.....
| Jul 11, 2011
| 6:42 PM
Bo Dietl--a retired NYPD Detective who's now a private investigator--wasn't surprised when PIX 11 News came calling about an explosive report in London's Daily Mirror on Monday.
The story claimed that reporters from the rival "News of the World"...
| Sep 17, 2010
British police staged a pre-dawn raid at a London garbage depot Friday, arresting five street cleaners in a suspected terrorist plot against Pope Benedict XVI on the second day of his state visit to Britain. A sixth person was arrested later in the day....
| Sep 22, 2010
| 3:38 PM
Most notable of his recent accomplishments: he’s the one that started the recent Twitter hack.
He’s a 17-year-old Australian school boy, and his name is Pearce Delphin.
Some call him an internet gangster.
Others call him an evil genius.
| Sep 28, 2010
Britain's Labour Party on Saturday announced Ed Miliband as its new leader Saturday, four months after Prime Minister Gordon Brown resigned from the post when his party lost the election.
Several rounds of voting were required to determine Saturday's...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 2:46 PM
LONDON (Reuters) - Amy Winehouse, one of the most talented singers of her generation whose hit song "Rehab" summed up her struggles with addiction, died in London on Saturday at the age of 27.
The Grammy winner, famed for her black beehive hair,...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 3:29 PM
Amy Winehouse, one of the most talented singers of her generation whose hit song "Rehab" summed up her struggles with addiction, died in London on Saturday. She was 27.
The Grammy winner, famed for her black beehive hair, soulful voice and erratic...
| Aug 21, 2009
Justin Cartwright was born in South Africa in 1945, came to study at Oxford in the mid-1960s and has lived in England ever since. Like his previous novels, "To Heaven by Water" showcases his uncanny ability to get the British scene just right, combining...
| Nov 22, 2009
In April 1989, the glamorously autocratic Herbert von Karajan resigned from his post as music director of the Berlin Philharmonic, the West German ensemble he had led for 35 years and made into the most brilliant orchestra the world had ever known. In...