| Sep 25, 2013
| 10:58 AM
NAIROBI, Kenya -- Forensic experts were sifting through the rubble at Nairobi's Westgate shopping mall Wednesday, looking for clues to the identities of the militants who attacked the complex, as shocked Kenyans demanded to know how 10 to 15 gunmen held...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 2:40 PM
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles will honor Benedict Cumberbatch with the Britannia Award for British artist of the year at the 2013 BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards on Nov. 9 at the Beverly Hilton.
The 37-year-old ...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 9:10 PM
Does the success of corporate America derive from the "frontier spirit" of the country's earliest settlers?
Do the roots of British industry's collapse lie in a sense of lingering national complacency?
These are assertions made by Kai Hammerich, a...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 11:24 AM
In one episode of the sitcom “Seinfeld,” George Costanza tries to impress his girlfriend by joining a book club. The first book he has to read is “Breakfast at Tiffany's,” by Truman Capote. For George, the novella is a slog:...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 1:51 AM
NAIROBI, Kenya -- Sporadic gunfire and explosions continued at Nairobi's Westgate shopping mall early Tuesday, with local media reporting that security forces were still fighting "one or two" gunmen inside.
Earlier, the Interior Ministry had tweeted...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Helen Mirren, who has reigned on screen and stage as the queen, can add another jewel to her crown.
National Theatre Live announced Monday that its June 13 live broadcast of "The Audience," which stars Mirren as Queen Elizabeth II, attracted a record...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 10:17 AM
Electronic cigarettes along with products containing nicotine will be classified and licensed as medication in Britainby 2016.
The battery-powered cigarettes, known as e-cigarettes, deliver an experience similar to standard cigarettes by heating...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 10:02 AM
GALMPTON, England — The final push to the top of his personal Everest consisted of about 50 dainty steps, in the precise and idiosyncratic gait he has perfected over 25 years.
David Suchet paced up to the door of the house, glanced around, gave...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 12:03 PM
WIMBLEDON, Britain -- Second-seeded Andy Murray came back from down two sets in the quarterfinals and kept alive his quest to become the first British man to win Wimbledon since Fred Perry in 1936.
With the crowd at Center Court roaring in support,...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 1:07 PM
Pippa Middleton has reportedly taken legal action to shut down a parody Twitter account that uses her name after the account holders published a novelty book doling out inane parenting advice.
Publication of Pippa's widely panned party-planning book,...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 5:47 PM
British lawmakers took another big step toward allowing gay and lesbian couples to wed this week.
A bill allowing same-sex marriages cleared its last hurdle in Parliament on Tuesday, according to British news reports. After a two-hour debate, the...