World Apr 16UK sorry for ‘appalling’ treatment of Caribbean immigrants
The British government apologized Monday for its "appalling" treatment of some immigrants from the Caribbean, as reports of law-abiding residents being threatened with deportation overshadowed a London meeting of leaders from the 53-nation Commonwealth.
World Apr 11Russian TV crew escorted from UK hospital treating poisoned spy Sergei Skripal
Footage posted online by British newspapers showed a reporter from the REN TV network walking along corridors at Salisbury District Hospital early Wednesday and commenting on the apparent lack of security.
World Apr 07Russian embassy seeks Boris Johnson meeting over spy case
Russia's embassy in London on Saturday sought a meeting with British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson over the poisoning of a former Russian spy, saying its dealings with Britain over the issue had been "utterly unsatisfactory."…
Nation Mar 27Former Weinstein assistant says she tried to stop him from abusing women 2 decades ago
Harvey Weinstein's former assistant says she tried to stop him abusing women two decades ago, making him sign a legal agreement that required him to seek therapy and mend his ways.
World Mar 14UK expelling 23 Russian diplomats over nerve-agent attack
LONDON — Britain announced Wednesday it will expel 23 Russian diplomats — the biggest such expulsion since the Cold War — and break off high-level contacts with the Kremlin over the nerve-agent attack on a former spy and his daughter…
World Mar 13What can the UK do now after Russia is linked to spy attack?
British Prime Minister Theresa May says Russia will be hit by "extensive" retaliatory measures if Moscow doesn't explain by midnight Tuesday how a Russian-made nerve agent came to poison a former spy in the UK.
World Feb 14Talks to restore Northern Ireland government break down
LONDON — Talks to restore a government to Northern Ireland ended in failure Wednesday, just two days after the main Catholic and Protestant parties said they were close to resolving a 13-month political impasse.
World Nov 23Britain cries foul as EU nixes its Capital of Culture bid
LONDON — U.K. politicians expressed dismay Thursday after the European Union booted Britain out of the contest to become European Capital of Culture because of Brexit.
World May 24UK sends 1,000 soldiers to protect key sites after Manchester bombing
British security forces arrested three more suspects Wednesday in connection with the Manchester concert bombing…
World Apr 10G-7 leaders pressure Russia to stop backing Syria’s Assad
Britain is keen for the meeting to produce a tough statement and perhaps a threat of new sanctions if Moscow does not end its military support for Assad.