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  • Despite ban, fox hunts still thrive, and divide, in Britain

    The horses wait in the farmyard, tails braided and manes gleaming, while huntsmen in brightly colored coats marshal the eager hounds, straining to chase the scent of a fox. To some, the start of a fox hunt is a quintessentially English scene, steeped...
  • Marriott to open in Haiti part of telecom giant's philanthropic efforts

    MIAMI When the first Marriott hotel debuts in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on Feb. 24, it will be the realization of a request from former U.S. President Bill Clinton to the head of one of the Caribbean's largest mobile phone networks to help bring much...
  • Book Review: 'To End All Wars'

    Book Review: 'To End All Wars'
    To End All Wars A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918 Adam Hochschild Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 450 pp., $28 We think of Europe in 1914 as a continent all too eager for war — volunteers jamming recruiting offices, festooned soldiers...
  • Former HSBC chief to step down from lobby group

    The former chairman of HSBC, Britain's biggest bank, is leaving a group that lobbies for the financial services industry amid political fallout from allegations that the bank helped wealthy clients evade taxes. Stephen Green resigned as chairman of...
  • Scandal-hit HSBC issues public apology for tax dodge scandal

    HSBC, Britain's largest bank, issued a public apology Sunday, describing the media firestorm that followed allegations it helped rich clients dodge taxes as painful and insisting it has changed the way it does business. Chief Executive Stuart Gulliver...
  • Australia's prime minister survives internal government challenge to his leadership

    Australia's beleaguered Prime Minister Tony Abbott survived an internal government challenge to his leadership on Monday, despite a revolt by dozens of colleagues that leaves him politically damaged. A meeting of lawmakers in the ruling conservative...
  • Australia's prime minister weakened after surviving party challenge to his leadership

    Australia's beleaguered Prime Minister Tony Abbott emerged politically wounded after withstanding a leadership challenge from within his own party Monday, with many analysts doubting he can survive to lead his conservative government to next year's...
  • Australia's polarizing, gaffe-prone and unpredictable prime minister faces government revolt

    Australians are quick to criticize their polarizing, gaffe-prone and unpredictable prime minister, Tony Abbott. But his critics within the conservative government have largely held their tongues in the interests of presenting a united administration &#...
  • Should Britain ban Hitler's 'Mein Kampf'?

    Should Britain ban Hitler's 'Mein Kampf'?
    As the world observes International Holocaust Remembrance Day, a member of the British Parliament is urging his country to debate whether "Mein Kampf," Adolf Hitler's political manifesto, should be banned. The Guardian reports that Parliament member...
  • Obama to pass on meeting Netanyahu during Washington visit

    WASHINGTON — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's planned trip to Washington in March is kicking up a diplomatic dust storm in the nation's capital. On Thursday, the White House said President Barack Obama would not meet the prime minister...
  • The Sun may have set on Britain's topless Page 3 models

    Say “Page 3 Girl” to a Brit, and it can only conjure up one type of image. A young, attractive woman posing seductively in front of a camera wearing skimpy bikini bottoms and little (or nothing) else. For more than four decades, these...