| Dec 4, 2014
| 2:30 AM
There is nothing like a little heat from a third political party to get the attention of career politicians who wish to stay in office.
Nigel Farage, leader of the upstart UK Independent Party (UKIP), has been turning up the heat on British Prime...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Bright lights glared overhead at the outdoor playing field where Tarik Khan was deep into a friendly game of seven-a-side soccer in the late-November cold.
Khan, 32, heads a youth league of the Bangladesh Football Assn., a British organization that...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 7:39 AM
When Connecticut author, editor, professor and playwright Cindy Wolfe Boynton set out to research and write her book, "Remarkable Women of Hartford" (History Press, 2014), she found it a challenge to limit herself on the number of her subjects.
| Nov 5, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Naomi Watts will star in psychological thriller "Shut In" with Luc Besson's EuropaCorp co-producing with Lava Bear and fully financing.
EuropeaCorp will distribute worldwide and release the film domestically through its partnership with Relativity....
| Oct 21, 2014
| 10:30 AM
"Game of Thrones" actress Natalie Dormer will star in supernatural thriller "The Forest" from Lava Bear Films and David S. Goyer's Phantom Four.
David Linde's Lava Bear and Goyer -- the screenwriter of the "Dark Knight" trilogy -- tapped Jason Zada...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 3:32 PM
Senior Rob Hollomon is on the brink of becoming the all-time rushing leader at Central.
Hollomon, in his third season at Central after transferring from Kent State, has 3,266 yards and needs 82 to surpass the program record of 3,347 set by Stan House...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 10:18 AM
On the cobbled streets of Edinburgh on Saturday, the "yes" and "no" campaign offices were dark, the doors locked, the insides strewn with deflated balloons and abandoned leaflets â€” the frozen-in-amber detritus of a once-vibrant struggle now...
| 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 19, 2014
| 5:48 PM
The campaign signs are coming down. Gone are the colorful “yes” and “no” buttons that seemed to grace every lapel in Scotland. The dream of independence is dead, perhaps for a generation or more.
But though the status quo...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 3:05 AM
The state's first prison, Old New-Gate, built in 1773, was a former copper mine where the worst criminal offenders were sent to do hard labor. Convicts were kept in the mine's two shafts, one at 25 feet and the other more than 60 feet below ground. Escape...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 10:43 AM
LONDON – Setting up an intriguing election battle, Britain’s opposition Labor Party announced Friday that it had hired President Obama’s chief campaign advisor to help the party return to power next year over the ruling Conservatives....