| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Hooray Henry's -- the new British-themed club from John Terzian's h.wood group, which also operates SHOREbar in Santa Monica and Bootsy Bellows in West Hollywood -- soft-opened Wednesday night with a decadent dance party that attracted an impenetrable...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Inbee Park's now longshot hopes to win a record fourth consecutive Grand Slam event in the same year is on hold after high winds forced play to be suspended for the day at the Ricoh Women's British Open in St. Andrews, Scotland.
Park was preparing to...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 3:05 PM
WASHINGTON -- Britain announced Friday that it will close its embassy in Yemen this weekend, a move that suggests London may believe a terrorist threat causing concern in Washington emanates from Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, the group’s Yemen-...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Singer Kelly Clarkson, the first "American Idol" winner, bought a ring at auction that belonged to author Jane Austen, but the British government won't let her take the ring out of the country.
The gold and turquoise ring cost the "Tie It Up" singer...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 2:00 PM
WIMBLEDON, England -- As an adoring nation watched and roared, Andy Murray ended 77 years of frustration at Wimbledon by defeating No. 1-ranked Novak Djokovic, 6-4, 7-5, 6-4, on Sunday to become the first British man to win the singles championship...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 10:52 AM
If there were any doubts about Tiger Woods' determination to return from an elbow injury and play in the British Open this week, he pretty much put them to rest on Sunday.
Stepping off an overnight flight to Scotland, Woods went directly to Muirfield...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:42 AM
Is there a Best Buy anywhere near the site of the British Open? Because ESPN needs a new camera.
Thomas Bjorn was on the first hole of the second round of the tournament Thursday, playing his second shot out of the rough. Several yards down the fairway,...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 7:08 AM
Honda UK’s Mean Mower can outrun some high-end sports cars -- and, yes, still cut the grass. “They know we’re capable of design, but this was something outside of our normal line of experience,” said Peter Crolla of Team Dynamics...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Up close, Luke Jerram's new piece appears out of focus.
The U.K.-based artist created a three-dimensional pixilated portrait of his daughter using an Xbox Kinect, aluminum sheets and more than 5,000 colored stickers.
From a distance "Maya," which...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:06 PM
LONDON -- The Bank of England facilitated the transfer of Nazi-plundered gold from Czechoslovakia to the German central bank in the run-up to World War II, according to documents published online.
Extracted from an unpublished history of the Bank of...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 3:00 PM
"He who makes a beast of himself," Samuel Johnson famously observed, "gets rid of the pain of being a man." His subject is, of course, inebriation and the way that, in the derangement of the senses, we might escape, however briefly, what Lawrence...