| Jan 17, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Royal baby fever! Zara Phillips, Queen Elizabeth II's granddaughter, has given birth to a girl just six months after Phillip's cousin Prince William welcomed Prince George.
The 16th in line to the British was born Friday at Gloucestershire Royal...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 9:31 AM
For travelers, Great Britain is a work in progress, richly rewarding those who visit with up-to-date information. Here are a few important changes to be aware of for 2014.
London continues to grow and thrive post-Olympics. Free Wi-Fi is everywhere, bus...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:38 AM
A big blue diamond has been found at a South African mine known for churning out famous diamonds, and the stone could be worth tens of millions of dollars.
The diamond, extracted from the Cullinan mine near Pretoria, is 29.6 carats.
| Jan 23, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Zara Phillips' newborn daughter has a name now: It's Mia Grace Tindall.
Still, the Ministry was partial to "the other royal baby."
Phillips, 32, Prince William's cousin and granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth II, welcomed the tiny royal on Jan. 17, but...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Chet Curtis, the longtime Boston television news anchorman who, along with his former wife, became the most popular and trusted anchor teams in the market, has died.
Curtis died Wednesday at Brigham and Women's Hospital of complications of pancreatic...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 4:30 AM
LONDON -- The British Academy of Film and Television Arts will present Helen Mirren with its highest honor, the Fellowship, at the EE British Academy Film Awards ceremony at the Royal Opera House, London on Feb. 16.
Awarded annually, the Fellowship is...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 6:30 AM
LONDON — The first time Judi Dench witnessed the power of acting, she was 7 and saw her brother get away with using a swear word.
Dench was accompanying her parents to a boarding school performance of "Macbeth," with her oldest sibling in the role...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 4:39 PM
BEIJING — In 1957, when he was nearly 50 years old, Run Run Shaw made a grand bet on his movie dreams. He bought 46 acres of hilly land in a remote part of Hong Kong — paying the British colonial government just 45 cents per square foot...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 9:26 AM
Jacqueline Bisset’s rather drifty acceptance speech at the Golden Globes on Sunday garnered lots of snide comments from the critics, but I figure she was just short of breath. The distance from her seat in the ballroom of the Beverly Hilton to the...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 12:05 PM
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| Dec 31, 2013
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Sir Ben Kingsley was born in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England, today in 1942. This birthday guy won a 1982 Academy Award for his performance in the title role of "Gandhi." His other film work includes "Iron Man 3," "Oliver Twist,"...