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The Pioneering British Socialist Who Revolutionized Children’s Literature

“The Life and Loves of E. Nesbit,” a new biography by Eleanor Fitzsimons, is an admiring portrait of the author of “The Railway Children” and dozens ...

The Pioneering British Socialist Who Revolutionized Children’s Literature

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The Pioneering British Socialist Who Revolutionized Victorian Children’s Literature “The Life and Loves of E. Nesbit,” a new biography by Eleanor Fitzsimons, is an admiring portrait of the author of “The Railway Children” and dozens ...
12:00, 2019-10-08

D.A. Pennebaker revolutionized film while living in a New York that revolutionized culture The late documentarian who helped invent direct cinema was a product of a uniquely creative environment....
22:28, 2019-08-06

How ‘Oklahoma!’ Revolutionized the Cast Album It took decades for the full Rodgers and Hammerstein score to be available. But even abbreviated, the show helped build a whole new audience for Broa...
18:04, 2019-07-10

How Viagra revolutionized the erectile dysfunction market Despite competition from other drugmakers, Pfizer has been able to maintain a significant share in the erectile dysfunction market thanks in part to ...
18:16, 2019-05-11

Dr. Bernard Fisher, Who Revolutionized Breast Cancer Treatment, Dies at 101 He brought an end to the routine use of the debilitating radical mastectomy. He later battled false allegations of scientific misconduct....
00:56, 2019-10-20

AOC’s vision for a ‘Just Society’ is a socialist nightmare Remember the Green New Deal? Well, as it turns out, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was just getting started....
14:16, 2019-10-01

Socialist mindset: Nationalize and infantilize What’s the difference between the average big-government liberal and a full-fledged socialist?...
06:12, 2019-05-13

Socialist Twitch Streamer Says He's Changing Minds Leftist Twitch streamer Hasan Piker guested on the popular leftist podcast Chapo Trap House, and told the Chapo hosts that he’s breaking through to t...
22:04, 2019-05-20

Trump Tries to Win Over Midwest Farmers with Socialist Promises Whether it's subsidies for himself or bailouts for his base, Trump's a huge fan of government money....
18:20, 2019-05-13

Is Amazon taking revenge on a Seattle socialist after she took on company? Councilwoman Kshama Sawant, who proposed ‘Amazon tax’ to fund public housing, feels company’s presence in re-election bidWhen Sean Butterfield starte...
18:56, 2019-08-05

Bernie Sanders to accuse Trump of being a socialist for the wealthy Bernie Sanders will say he’s proud to carry the mantle of democratic socialism and will accuse President Trump of being a socialist when it com...
15:44, 2019-06-12

Bernie Sanders: Americans 'would be delighted to pay more in taxes' for socialist policies Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said more taxes would be necessary in order to pay for things like universal healthcare and tuition-free colleg...
18:16, 2019-06-13

Portugal election: Socialist Party set to lead government for next four years Ruling party falls short of overall majority but other left-leaning parties want to discuss forming alliances...
05:52, 2019-10-07

Bernie Sanders’ socialist policies would crush the Walmart workers he says he’s fighting for Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt, isn’t one to mince words when it comes to corporate greed. On Wednesday, the presidential candidate attended a Walmart sha...
21:04, 2019-06-06

'The Voice of the Dirtbag Left': socialist US comics Chapo Trap House How did ‘a bunch of goofies’ become the unofficial opposition in America? Now the hosts of the cult podcast have followed Donald Trump to Britain – a...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Greek ex-Socialist leader quits party ahead of July 7 vote ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Evangelos Venizelos, a former Greek Socialist party leader and deputy prime minister, has quit the party, accusing its leader o...
16:52, 2019-06-01

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez backs fellow democratic socialist for Queens DA Justice may be blind — but it’ll be seeing red if Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has anything to say about it. The rising lefty star, whose dist...
01:20, 2019-05-23

Perils Of Socialism: Sweden Used To Be A Prosperous Nation. Then They Became Socialist. Today Their Country Is Known As Venezuela Liberal idiots are flocking to the siren call of socialism, convinced that they’re special snowflakes who deserve everything for free. Sure, free hea...
11:52, 2019-05-02

Chicago Teachers Union group under fire for crowdfunding trip to socialist Venezuela A group of members from the Chicago Teachers Union has come under fire for crowdfunding a summer trip to Venezuela where they praised the socialist c...
09:48, 2019-08-20

Democratic socialist Julia Salazar dipped into massive trust fund during campaign Julia Salazar — the Brooklyn state senator who has been called out for falsely painting herself as a working-class immigrant — was living off a trust...
02:36, 2019-07-19

Josh Hawley and Rick Scott’s bizarre support for socialist price controls Democrats are reaching as far to the Left as possible to appease their radical liberal base heading into the 2020 presidential primaries, whether it’...
23:20, 2019-08-30

Lifestyles of the Rich and Socialist: American celebs who blast capitalism while making millions Socialism is all about equality. But you wouldn’t know that from the fancy lifestyles of America’s top democratic socialists....
15:28, 2019-04-30

Bernie Sanders leans into socialist label, touts 'economic bill of rights' Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, on Wednesday outlined his vision for a new "21st century economic bill of righ...
21:56, 2019-06-12

'The future has won,' says Spain's Socialist party leader after election victory – video report Spanish prime minister Pedro Sánchez looks set to regain power after his Socialist party overcame a historic challenge by rightwing nationalists in t...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Art, literature and all that jazz New Orleans boasts a diverse creative scene. Now direct British Airways flights put the city on the map for culture-craving travellers...
19:28, 2019-05-02

The Highs and Lows of LSD Literature Psychedelics are back, now in the language of health and wellness. Michael Pollan, Ayelet Waldman, and T.C. Boyle weigh in....
11:12, 2019-06-12

Literature provides shelter. That's why we need it | Arundhati Roy What does it mean to be a writer in these times? Arundhati Roy looks at that question in her Arthur Miller Freedom to Write Lecture. This is an abrid...
15:44, 2019-05-13

R.I.P. pioneering actress Diahann Carroll Diahann Carroll, the Tony-winning actress who was the first Black woman to star in her own series in a non-servant role, has died. Per ABC News, the ...
20:04, 2019-10-04

A Pioneering Treatment for Uncontrollable Hunger A special diet and growth hormones may offer hope for children with Prader-Willi syndrome....
12:00, 2019-06-04

R.I.P. pioneering journalist Cokie Roberts Cokie Roberts, the award-winning veteran journalist and political commentator, has died due to complications from breast cancer. Her family confirme...
17:40, 2019-09-17

Video games are literature’s new frontier Games like Uncharted 2, The Last of Us, and Red Dead Redemption 2 are interactive, experiential art that deeply immerse the player in the narratives....
09:20, 2019-08-14

How literature can fight right-wing extremism DW spoke to Ralf Nestmeyer, Vice President of the PEN center for writers in Germany, about looming dangers to freedom of expression. He discusses the...
12:24, 2019-05-14

Ed Clark, Pioneering Abstract Painter, Dies at 93 He used a broom for the sense of speed and monumentality it imparted to his paintings. He hit on the idea as young artist living hand-to-mouth in Par...
18:24, 2019-10-21

Pioneering rocker Roky Erickson dead at 71 Roky Erickson, the blue-eyed, dark-haired Texan who headed the Austin-based 13th Floor Elevators, a pioneering psychedelic rock band in the 1960s tha...
21:40, 2019-06-01

T Suggests: A Pioneering French Designer, a New All-Day Cafe and More A roundup of things our editors — and a few contributors — are excited about in a given week....
00:08, 2019-10-05

Westfield and Chesil to launch pioneering electric kit car New E Speedster is an electric version of Chesil's faithful Porsche 356 recreation West Midlands company buys Dorset-based Porsche replica maker wi...
15:04, 2019-07-26

Ines Boubakri: The pioneering Arab ‘warrior’ "Meet Tunisian foil fencer Ines Boubakri: bronze medallist at the Rio Olympics and pioneer for Arabic women."...
12:52, 2019-06-05

The pioneering female photographer Ida Wyman – in pictures The US documentarian has died aged 93. A member of the influential Photo League cooperative in New York, she believed that ‘photos could be used to e...
13:56, 2019-07-19

Holocaust literature: Beyond the labels of victim and perpetrator A book festival in California inspired DW's David Levitz, host of the video series 100 German Must-Reads, to reflect on the connections between his o...
12:24, 2019-05-10

Ed Clark, Pioneering Abstract Expressionist Painter, Dies at 93 In 2014, Mr. Clark received the Legends and Legacy Award from the Art Institute of Chicago for his 70 years of painting....
07:00, 2019-10-19

“5B” documentary tells story of pioneering AIDS caretakers LOS ANGELES (AP) — The impact of San Francisco General Hospital’s ward 5B — the first hospital division dedicated to treating people with AIDS ...
19:12, 2019-06-13

Pioneering psychedelic rocker Roky Erickson dies at 71 Roky Erickson, the blue-eyed, dark-haired Texan who headed the Austin-based 13th Floor Elevators, a pioneering psychedelic rock band in the 1960s tha...
20:08, 2019-06-01

A separate war: Pioneering black Marines endured, prevailed GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — It took an executive order to break down barriers for black men to join the U.S. Marine Corps, and even then they still faced...
07:16, 2019-05-17

Pioneering golden eagle found poisoned in Yellowstone As bird is found with large amounts of lead in its body, a biologist asks ‘Is Yellowstone as protected as we once thought?’The pioneering golden eagl...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Diahann Carroll: Pioneering actress dies aged 84 Carroll starred in Dynasty and Julia and became the first black woman to win a Tony Award in 1962....
18:32, 2019-10-04

The pioneering podcast that's breaking the silence on women's health From IVF to miscarriage, the podcast She Says She's Fine wants women to share their intimate secrets and get informed about sexual and reproductive h...
11:08, 2019-06-22

Nobel Prize for Literature to name two winners after scandal-hit year Two winners will be announced on Thursday after the prestigious prize had a year off in 2018....
03:00, 2019-10-10

2 Nobel literature prizes to be awarded after 2018 scandal Two Nobel Prizes in literature will be announced this year after the 2018 literature award was postponed following sex abuse allegations that rocked ...
09:04, 2019-10-10

Édouard Louis: ‘We didn’t reject literature – it rejected us’ The enfant terrible of French writing talks about the violence perpetrated by the political system on the working classÉdouard Louis became an intern...
20:36, 2019-06-08

The Latest: Tokarczuk feted for Nobel literature prize Olga Tokarczuk’s Polish publishers say they are “overjoyed” by the awarding of the Nobel Prize in literature to a writer they have worked with for 18...
15:32, 2019-10-10

Olga Tokarczuk: 'Literature is meant to provoke thought' Literature is meant to be provocative, to raise doubts and address issues that are not evident, says Polish nobel laureate Olga Tokarczuk. She never ...
16:52, 2019-10-11

Making amends: Two Nobel Prizes for Literature to be awarded Sexual harassment, corruption, and rejection of the award — after a scandalous year in 2018, two writers will receive a Nobel Prize for Literature. A...
12:08, 2019-10-09

Willem Einthoven Google Doodle: Who was the pioneering scientist and inventor of ECG? The trailblazing physiologist was best known for designing the galvanometer which is better known as an ECG...
10:28, 2019-05-21

Dr. Patricia Bath, Pioneering Cataract Treatment Inventor, Dies at 76 (SAN FRANCISCO) — Dr. Patricia Bath, a pioneering ophthalmologist who became the first African American female doctor to receive a medical pate...
20:28, 2019-06-05

Baby with spina bifida receives pioneering keyhole surgery Jaxson Sharp has spine repaired while in the womb, in first for UK surgeonsFor the first time in the UK, doctors have performed pioneering keyhole su...
14:32, 2019-05-17

Pioneering Photographer Susan Meiselas On The Power Of The Unretouched Woman “I don't retouch myself, but I find the whole process fascinating – when women decide to do it and when they don’t, and of course they should have th...
14:56, 2019-06-26

Pioneering Open World PS1 Game Is Now Finally Playable In English Mizzurna Falls, a Twin Peaks-ish open world game developed for the PS1 and only ever released in Japan, is now 20 years later available to play in En...
03:00, 2019-08-01

Eddie Redmayne stars as a pioneering balloonist in The Aeronauts trailer The Aeronauts hits theaters December 6, 2019, and will be available for streaming on Amazon Video on December 20. A 19th-century aspiring meteorolo...
01:04, 2019-08-30

Cecilia Chiang, a Pioneering Restaurateur, Marks a Century of Flavors Turning 99, the San Francisco chef who changed the way Americans regarded Chinese cuisine, is still a joyful force in the kitchen....
20:36, 2019-09-26

Pioneering actress, 'Julia' star Diahann Carroll dies at age 84 Diahann Carroll, the first black TV actress to star in a middle-class role, has died at the age of 84. She was best known for her roles in "Julia" an...
20:20, 2019-10-04

The test track pioneering car development: behind the scenes at Horiba MIRA This is not a test: MIRA's technicians are able to put cars through their paces exactly as they would be in the real world The facility is more tha...
08:08, 2019-08-25

Overlooked No More: Elizabeth Rona, Pioneering Scientist Amid Dangers of War Rona moved from lab to lab — and country to country — and in the process made important findings about the behavior of atoms and radioactivity....
23:08, 2019-08-28

Diahann Carroll, pioneering star of 'Julia' and 'Dynasty,' dead at 84 Diahann Carroll, who pioneered television with her starring role in the 1968 series "Julia," died Friday, her publicist Jeffrey Lane confirmed to CNN...
19:16, 2019-10-04

John Singleton: Pioneering black filmmaker suffers stroke The pioneering African-American director, Oscar-nominated for Boyz N the Hood, fell ill on Wednesday....
12:48, 2019-04-23

Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV serie...
18:28, 2019-10-04

Diahann Carroll, pioneering African American actor, dies at 84 With the 1960s sitcom "Julia," Diahann Carroll became the first black woman to star in her own TV show. On stage, screen and in song, she often playe...
22:40, 2019-10-04

Pioneering surgery brings movement back to paralysed hands Melbourne-based Natasha van Zyl has treated 13 young adults with nerve transfer surgeryThirteen young adults who were paralysed in sporting or traffi...
00:48, 2019-07-05

Two Nobel literature prizes to be awarded after sexual assault scandal Atwood and Murakami among favourites for prize as academy tries to rebuild its reputationThe Nobel prize in literature will be awarded twice on Thurs...
11:48, 2019-10-10

Nobel prize for literature to be awarded twice after sexual assault scandal Atwood and Murakami among favourites for prize as academy tries to rebuild its reputationThe Nobel prize for literature will be awarded on Thursday –...
11:00, 2019-10-10

Bradford Literature Festival boycott over anti-terrorism cash A poet says she is "alarmed" to find the Bradford Literature Festival receives Home Office funding....
10:44, 2019-06-21

The Swedish Academy took a year off to fix the Nobel Prize in literature. It’s still broken. Austrian author Peter Handke is this year’s winner, which doesn’t inspire much confidence in the selection process....
21:24, 2019-10-10

A local's guide to Dublin: literature hotspots and places to visit With the opening of an interactive Irish literature museum, Dublin is revelling in its cultural heritage, but the city’s wealth extends to cuisine, a...
08:00, 2019-09-30

Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke win Nobel prizes in literature The Swedish Academy announced laureates for 2018 and 2019, after scandal forced last year’s award to be postponedPolish novelist Olga Tokarczuk and A...
13:44, 2019-10-10

Women, late-in-life new authors expand Japanese literature Beyond Murakami: Japanese literature is expanding with stories from women, young writers and those who took up the craft late in life...
04:48, 2019-08-23

Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke win Nobel literature prizes Polish novelist Olga Tokarczuk and Austrian writer Peter Handke have won the 2018 and 2019 Nobel Prizes for literature, after a year’s hiatus followi...
13:48, 2019-10-10

Peter Handke and Olga Tokarczuk win Nobel Prizes in literature The decision to confer two prizes was expected, since the Swedish Academy announced last year that it would postpone the 2018 literature prize until ...
14:56, 2019-10-10

Austrian Handke and Pole Tokarczuk win Nobel prizes for literature Austria's Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature, and the postponed 2018 award went to Polish author Olga Tokarczuk, the Swedish Academ...
15:00, 2019-10-10

Austrian Handke and Poland's Tokarczuk win Nobel literature prizes Austrian writer Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday and the 2018 award went to Polish author Olga Tokarczuk, the Swedish...
15:48, 2019-10-10

J.D. Salinger, the Taylor Swift of literature, is finally coming to e-books For years, Taylor Swift was one of the music industry’s leading crusaders against the profit-sucking specter known as streaming, with Swift famously ...
21:20, 2019-08-11

Nobel literature laureates Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke have been honored for 'narrative imagination' and 'linguistic ingenuity.'...
16:24, 2019-10-10

Austria's Handke and Poland's Tokarczuk win Nobel literature prizes Austrian writer Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday and Polish author Olga Tokarczuk was named as the 2018 winner after ...
21:28, 2019-10-10

Rene Favaloro, a Pioneering Surgeon, Is Honored in Today’s Google Doodle Dr. Favaloro, a leader in heart-bypass surgery and a revered figure in Argentina, died in 2000....
18:16, 2019-07-12

'Original raggamuffin' Jah Stitch, pioneering reggae vocalist, dies aged 69 Sound system toaster, DJ and selector, known for his understated delivery and immaculate dress died in KingstonThe Jamaican reggae vocalist Jah Stitc...
17:00, 2019-05-02

'Outdated and expensive': San Francisco to close juvenile hall in pioneering move System violates ‘modern understanding of youth brain’, says official as lawmakers make near-unanimous decisionSan Francisco is set to become the firs...
12:20, 2019-06-06

3-year-old born with 'backward' legs takes first steps after pioneering surgery A "one-in-a-million" 3-year-old born with both legs bent backward has walked for the first time after the public helped raise $234G for "miracle" sur...
18:44, 2019-04-18

Edith Irby Jones, Pioneering Black Doctor in the South, Dies at 91 Watching her sister die of typhoid inspired her to become a doctor focused on treating poor people. She blazed a trail along the way....
00:44, 2019-07-24

Carli Lloyd believes in her ability to become an NFL kicker in what would be a 'pioneering moment for women' It sounds like the U.S. women's soccer legend isn't opposed to taking her talents to the NFL...
22:04, 2019-08-26

Record number of NHS patients join pioneering trials at London trusts Record numbers of NHS patients are being enrolled for clinical trials — with eight London trusts among the top 20 offering pioneering studies....
11:56, 2019-07-02

Toni Morrison dies at age 88. The Nobel laureate transfigured American literature. Morrison, the Nobel Prize-winning novelist who conjured a black girl longing for blue eyes, a slave mother who kills her child to save her from bonda...
18:44, 2019-08-06

Sara Danius, 57, Dies; First Woman to Head Nobel Literature Committee She led the deliberations to grant Bob Dylan the Nobel. When she was ousted after a sex scandal in which she was not involved, thousands rallied to h...
01:44, 2019-10-18

Dispute Arises Over ‘No-No Boy,’ a Classic of Asian-American Literature With a Complex History John Okada’s 1957 novel about a Japanese-American draft resister has been republished by Penguin Classics, raising questions over its ownership....
05:40, 2019-06-07

Nobel prize in literature sets sights on diversity after year of scandal Maryse Condé and Margaret Atwood among those tipped for the prize as Swedish Academy aims to restore its shattered reputationNext week, the Swedish A...
11:28, 2019-10-05

2 Nobel literature prize winners expose Europe’s fault lines Nobel Prizes for literature go to two writers enmeshed in Europe’s social fault lines: Olga Tokarczuk, a liberal Pole who has irked her country’s con...
20:24, 2019-10-10

Nobel Prizes in Literature Awarded to Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke The 2018 and 2019 laureates were named at the same time because last year’s prize was postponed over a scandal involving a husband of an academy memb...
15:08, 2019-10-10

Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke Awarded Nobel Prizes in Literature The 2018 and 2019 laureates were named at the same time because last year’s prize was postponed over a scandal involving a husband of an academy memb...
17:04, 2019-10-10

Swedish Academy defends choice for 2019 Nobel literature prize The Swedish Academy has defended its decision to award the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature to Austrian writer Peter Handke, saying he had made provoc...
14:08, 2019-10-17

Nobel Prize in Literature Awarded to Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke The 2018 and 2019 laureates were named at the same time because last year’s prize was postponed over a scandal involving a husband of an academy memb...
13:36, 2019-10-10

Peter Handke, Olga Tokarczuk awarded Nobel Prizes in Literature The 2018 Nobel Prize in literature has been awarded to Polish author Olga Tokarczuk “for a narrative imagination that with encyclopedic passion...
14:08, 2019-10-10

Nobel Prizes for Literature awarded to Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke Polish author Olga Tokarczuk won the 2018 Nobel Prize in Literature while the 2019 prize goes to Austrian writer Peter Handke. The dual announcement ...
14:56, 2019-10-10

Who was Hans Christian Gram? Google Doodle honours pioneering Danish scientist Dr Hans Christian Gram devised the Gram staining technique which is still used to this day...
12:52, 2019-09-13

Pioneering psychedelic rocker Roky Erickson of the 13th Floor Elevators dies at 71 Roky Erickson, who headed the Austin-based 13th Floor Elevators, a pioneering psychedelic rock band in the 1960s has died. He was 71.   &#...
18:08, 2019-06-02

Google Honors Pioneering Physicist Hedwig Kohn Who Fled Nazi Germany Step inside the science lab of the pioneering physicist Hedwig Kohn with a Google Doodle that celebrates her birthday, 132 years later. Hamburg-based...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Dr. Herbert Kleber Google Doodle: The psychiatrist known for pioneering work in addiction treatment Google is today honouring a psychiatrist whose pioneering work in the field of substance abuse changed how we view drug addiction....
12:32, 2019-10-01

Nobel Literature Prize judges defend controversial award for Peter Handke The Nobel Literature Prize has been criticised for rewarding an author accused of denying genocide....
18:08, 2019-10-18

Nobel prize in literature: reactions after Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke win – as it happened After the prize was postponed last year due to a sexual harassment scandal, two Nobel medals were awardedFull story: Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke ...
15:56, 2019-10-10

Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke win Nobel Literature Prizes for 2018, 2019 Polish author Olga Tokarczuk has been awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Literature, while this year's prize was given to Austrian author Peter Handke. ...
13:36, 2019-10-10

Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke win Nobel Prize for Literature for 2018 and 2019 Polish author Olga Tokarczuk and Austria's Peter Handke win the prize, which had a year off in 2018....
13:20, 2019-10-10

Tokarczuk and Handke win Nobel literature prizes as line drawn under 2018 scandal Austrian writer Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday and Polish author Olga Tokarczuk was named as the 2018 winner after ...
17:56, 2019-10-10

Tokarczuk and Handke win Nobel literature prizes, line drawn under 2018 scandal Austrian writer Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday and Polish author Olga Tokarczuk was named as the 2018 winner after ...
19:08, 2019-10-10

Nobel Prizes in Literature Awarded to Austria’s Peter Handke and Poland’s Olga Tokarczuk The 2018 Nobel Prize in literature has been awarded to Polish author Olga Tokarczuk “for a narrative imagination that with encyclopedic passion...
14:04, 2019-10-10

Who was Joseph Antoine Ferdinand Plateau? The pioneering scientist honoured in today's Google Doodle Joseph Plateau is known for inventing a device which later led to the development of cinema...
10:24, 2019-10-14

Google Honors Pioneering Psychiatrist Herb Kleber, Who Treated Addiction as a Disease, Not a Moral Failing Dr. Herbert Kleber, one of the first major researchers to treat addiction as a disease, not a moral failing, is remembered by Google Doodle on the 23...
18:56, 2019-10-01

Nobel Prize 2019: Winners of the peace, physics, medicine and literature prizes, plus awards schedule The Nobel Prize winners are being announced throughout this week, with the world-famous peace award handed out later on....
14:36, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize 2019 winners: Peace, physics, medicine and literature prizes, plus awards schedule The Nobel Prize winners are being announced throughout this week, with the world-famous peace award handed out later on....
17:52, 2019-10-09

'Literature' Tube map replaces stations with titles of books set in the area Book enthusiasts have designed an alternative Tube map, replacing station names with the titles of novels set in the area....
08:32, 2019-05-18

Archive images show pioneering Windrush generation arriving in Britain more than 70 years ago as UK celebrates first-ever Windrush Day Archive images show the Windrush generation arriving in Britain more than 70 years ago as the UK celebrates its first ever Windrush Day....
09:00, 2019-06-22

Pioneering 'wand' used in keyhole kidney op on Blackheath boy, six A boy aged six has become the first child in the UK to undergo a keyhole operation on his kidney using a new medical device....
11:28, 2019-06-07

Polish author Olga Tokarczuk wins the 2018 Nobel Prize in literature; the 2019 winner is Austrian author Peter Handke Polish author Olga Tokarczuk wins the 2018 Nobel Prize in literature; the 2019 winner is Austrian author Peter Handke...
13:24, 2019-10-10

The Spanish Author Who Doesn’t Believe in Spanish Literature “Important as it is, the language in which you write is secondary,” says Javier Marías, whose new novel is “Berta Isla.” “I myself feel much closer t...
15:04, 2019-07-25

Who was Dr Ruth Pfau? Google Doodle celebrates pioneering work of Pakistan's 'Mother Theresa' Today's Google Doodle commemorates the life and legacy of renowned German doctor Dr Ruth Pfau on what would have been her 90th birthday....
10:08, 2019-09-09

No sex please, we're British (stick insects) Phasmids hailing from New Zealand become asexual after arriving in the UK A New Zealand stick insect that migrated to the UK more than seven decades ...
09:04, 2019-08-19

Here's why you should still care about the British pound CME Group By Kathy Lien for CME Group On a historical basis, the British pound is extremely important. It is the oldest currency in the world that is...
21:24, 2019-10-18

British people 'having less sex' than previously Who is getting the most and what's the average amount? National survey results reveal all....
02:12, 2019-05-08

No sex please we're British (stick insects) Phasmids hailing from New Zealand become a-sexual after arriving in the UK A New Zealand stick insect that migrated to the UK more than seven decades...
08:12, 2019-08-19

From the archive: is British TV the best in the world? From apartheid South Africa to Australia, the US and Japan, Peter Batty finds little to match public service television at home in 1975The cover line...
07:28, 2019-06-02

John O’Donnell: ‘One way or another I’ll get that British title’ As he enters the final chapter of his career, John O'Donnell has a last chance to achieve his potential The post John O’Donnell: ‘One way...
12:50, 2019-05-01

50 British words Americans just don’t get Traveling to the U.K.? These are some of the British words and phrases that probably wouldn’t make sense to Americans if we heard them.  ...
21:56, 2019-08-02

F1: British Grand Prix – live! British GP latest from Silverstone, green light 2.10pm BSTGeorge Russell: ‘Silverstone gives you a special feeling’And you can mail Simon or tweet hi...
14:12, 2019-07-14

British spy in IRA and 20 others could be charged with Troubles-era crimes Belfast prosecutors considering action against ‘Stakeknife’ and his British army handlersA police inquiry into one of the biggest spy scandals in the...
21:40, 2019-10-02

Win a money-can't-buy British GT experience at the Silverstone 500! We've teamed up with the British GT Championship to offer you a once-in-a-lifetime experience at its most prestigious event - the Silverstone 500 - o...
18:00, 2019-05-29

The mysterious world of British food British food isn't bad. It's just misunderstood. It's high time we reevaluate our assumptions with 20 classic dishes -- from Yorkshire pudding to jel...
14:28, 2019-06-12

UK says Iran tried to intercept British tanker Britain has said Iran tried to divert and intercept one of its commercial oil tankers, but was warned off by the Royal Navy. Tehran had warned Britai...
08:24, 2019-07-11

Autocar at the British GP: access all areas (or not) How far does a regular spectator ticket go at the British GP? We set ourselves 12 challenges at the British Grand Prix. How many could we achieve w...
07:12, 2019-08-03

Where the heart is: the British at home – in pictures The passionate attachment we have to our homes is part of our cultural identity. Britain’s homes are places where individual, social and cultural ide...
09:48, 2019-07-02

F1 "can't exist" without Silverstone's British GP, says Hamilton Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton believes Formula 1 could not exist without Silverstone after the venue signed a new deal to keep the British Grand Pri...
11:32, 2019-07-12

The Lingo of British Real Estate English in the U.S. and the English in the U.K.are the same, but different. Here’s a glossary of terms for buyers and sellers....
21:08, 2019-04-11

The British Government’s on Fire Over Brexit Again It seems these days like a week can’t go by without the Brits doing something nuts. This week is no different! Here’s what’s happening....
22:20, 2019-08-28

Shola Amoo: the man behind the British Moonlight A period movie with a twist, The Last Tree is the coming-of-age story of a boy struggling to find his identity in both the English countryside in whi...
15:32, 2019-09-19

Top 20 British sitcoms revealed - but what's your favourite? Fawlty Towers has been named as the greatest British sitcom of all time, beating the likes of Father Ted, Blackadder and Peep Show....
21:08, 2019-04-11

12 destinations where your British pound will go the furthest Plus a financial expert answers all your questions on how to be smart with your money when travelling...
18:40, 2019-07-30

British magazine The Face is back and available in the US The Face, the avant-garde music, style and pop culture magazine from London that last published in Britain in 2004, is back in print and available in...
05:20, 2019-09-11

The British spy who tried to stop the Iraq war – podcast In the weeks leading up to the war in Iraq, Katharine Gun exposed a US plot to spy on the UN in leaks published in the Observer. She joins former Obs...
05:16, 2019-09-23

Ted Cheeseman clings on to British title Slick challenger Kieron Conway holds Ted Cheeseman to a draw. Simon Euan-Smith reports from ringside The post Ted Cheeseman clings on to British titl...
18:32, 2019-06-24

Red panda escapes enclosure at British zoo A red panda escaped from a British zoo after a tree branch fell on the animal's enclosure, creating a bridge to freedom....
17:44, 2019-10-18

3 of the chicest British seaside hotels Fish and chips on the sand, buckets and spades — it simply isn't summer without a trip to the seaside. But where to stay once you're there? Anna van ...
08:40, 2019-07-25

The best budget British bangers to buy before Brexit We might be a bit poorer after leaving the EU, according to some experts. So celebrate or dull the pain of Brexit with our best-of-British bargains ...
07:52, 2019-05-18

A British Person Explains the WAG Wars A feud between Coleen Rooney and Rebekah Vardy, the wives of noted English soccer stars, is playing out in the public sphere....
18:36, 2019-10-09

British round up – Huyton and Worksop Two ringside reports from Huyton and Worksop in our British round up The post British round up – Huyton and Worksop appeared first on Boxing Ne...
19:28, 2019-06-24

Dan Evans becomes British number one for first time "Dan Evans has become British number one for the first time and believes his world ranking of 43 \"can get a lot higher\"."...
18:08, 2019-10-14

The 10 Best British Gardens To Visit This Summer Centuries of rose tweaking, lily fancying and box clipping in Britain have conspired to create some of the most beautiful gardens in the world...
09:20, 2019-07-26

The best British press photography – in pictures The Assignments exhibition is an annual chance to see the top images by UK photojournalists, as chosen by the British Press Photographers’ Associatio...
09:28, 2019-05-16

Japan says next British PM must not lead UK out of EU without deal Firms operating in UK likely to relocate in event of no-deal Brexit, says foreign ministerJapan’s foreign minister Tarō Kōno has pleaded with both Bo...
10:56, 2019-06-27

Alexa Chung Really Is Having The Best British Summer From Glastonbury to Wimbledon, her Instagram has become a veritable tick list of all the Great British events...
14:08, 2019-07-17

A British farewell to the C7-gen Chevrolet Corvette Quintessential America meets quintessential England Corvettes are built for American highways, so we said goodbye to the outgoing variant with a si...
10:40, 2019-07-19

Opinion: BMW could revive British car manufacturing The 75 was made under BMW’s ownership of Rover BMW sold Land Rover nearly 20 years ago, but maintains a strong presence in British industry BMW’s...
02:44, 2019-08-12

Three British climbers among group of eight missing in Himalayas Indian search team sent to find climbers, including Americans and Australian, on Nanda Devi amid signs of avalancheAt least three people from the UK,...
03:40, 2019-06-02

British cigarettes, a body in the road: memories of D-Day It is the sounds and smell of war that are indelibly imprinted in the memory of Yves Faucon, who was 12 when allied troops landed in Normandy and set...
09:44, 2019-05-28

Yizzy, the lost jacket and the great British rap-off The rising UK rapper on battling his grime heroes, fate, and how he's "ready to go right now"....
08:00, 2019-07-02

British version of 'The Masked Singer' is in the works A British version of the reality competition series, "The Masked Singer," is set to air on ITV in 2020....
16:12, 2019-06-02

British Airways passengers stranded after IT failures Almost 100 flights have been cancelled and 200 delayed after problems with two separate systems....
14:00, 2019-08-07

What is an earl? And how is the British title different from a duke and marquess? Perhaps you've wondered what, exactly, an Earl was after reading a particularly steamy Regency romance novel. Or maybe you spotted an earl or two at ...
17:12, 2019-06-12

'It could have been me': On the trail of the British teenagers who became 'brides of Isis' How were bright British Muslim girls lured into joining Isis? Azadeh Moaveni travelled to Turkey, Syria and Tunisia to find outWhen the Bethnal Green...
16:52, 2019-10-06

‘Killing Eve’ slays the competition at British TV awards Sharp-edged spy thriller “Killing Eve” has won three major trophies at the British Academy Television Awards, including best drama series...
15:24, 2019-05-13

When a Private British Corporation Ruled India William Dalrymple’s “The Anarchy” describes the transformation of a corporation with a security force into a mighty army with a trading division....
18:24, 2019-09-12

The Citroën BX Reversed Its Way into the British Market in 1985 How do you let the car-buying public know that your new compact hatchback has come the farthest of the for their hard earned Sterling? At Citroën, t...
15:12, 2019-07-27

Trump says Boris Johnson would do a ‘very good job’ as British PM Donald Trump today throws his weight behind Boris Johnson to be Britain’s next PM — and reveals other Tory leadership hopefuls have also begged for h...
14:00, 2019-06-01

British retailer Tesco scales down in Poland Britain’s biggest supermarket chain Tesco has announced the closure of four hypermarkets and a distribution center in Poland. A ban on Sunday trading...
14:32, 2019-05-31

Record round for Irishman at British Open PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland (AP) – Ireland’s Shane Lowry has shot an 8-under-par 63 to give him a four-shot lead over Tommy Fleetwood head...
06:08, 2019-07-21

Former British PM warns of Brexit crisis for Queen Former UK premier John Major has said he would challenge in court any move to force through a "no-deal" Brexit by suspending parliament. Major warned...
10:52, 2019-07-10

British boy becomes Fortnite millionaire in World Cup tournament Jaden Ashman, 15, known as Wolfiez, came second in the video game’s duos competitionFortnite for parents: a guide to the video gameA British teenager...
13:16, 2019-07-28

British YouTube star found after 10 day disappearance British YouTube star Marina Joyce has been found by police - 10 days after she went missing....
18:00, 2019-08-10

How the British courts could decide whether or not to delay Brexit With politicians deadlocked, the issue of whether Britain delays Brexit could now be one for judges to decide....
17:24, 2019-10-09

Cuadrilla to restart fracking at British site British shale gas company Cuadrilla said on Thursday it would restart fracking at its Preston New Road site in Britain in the third quarter of 2019 a...
17:16, 2019-07-11

Dressing for the Great British Identity Crisis Keep calm and layer on. And other Brexit-busting ideas from Burberry, JW Anderson and Simone Rocha....
15:52, 2019-09-17

British man, 62, dies on hiking trip in the Costa del Sol A 62-year-old Brit has died after getting into difficulties on a hiking trip in the Costa del Sol....
00:32, 2019-08-12

Some of the ugliest scenes ever witnessed in British boxing Sid Nathan sparks controversy when he names Needham the winner over Cowdell The post Some of the ugliest scenes ever witnessed in British boxing appe...
19:04, 2019-09-17

Who is Boris Johnson, Brexit champion and likely British PM? A penchant for gaffes, extramarital affairs and fanning the flames of euroskepticism: Meet the man who is likely to become Britain's next leader. Pao...
11:20, 2019-07-23

Johnston says British Supersport season key to Isle of Man TT win Lee Johnston believes competing in the British Supersport Championship in 2019 was a key step in securing his maiden Isle of Man TT win, having "unde...
13:52, 2019-06-04

Day-old dolphin calf spotted in British waters A dolphin calf that is believed to be just one day old was spotted swimming in the waters off the British coast, near Torquay....
19:32, 2019-08-06

British ambassador who trashed Trump resigns Kim Darroch has resigned as British ambassador to the US amid the diplomatic row after his comments about the White House being “inept” and “uniquely...
13:32, 2019-07-10

Facebook returns to center of British politics Boris Johnson's most senior adviser played a key role in the Brexit referendum, campaigning for Vote Leave. With a general election looming, are Domi...
12:56, 2019-09-03

The only fighter who boxed both a father and a son in a British ring And he did so against the only father and son to have ever held the British heavyweight title The post The only fighter who boxed both a father and a...
16:48, 2019-10-21

Shane Lowry Wins the British Open Shane Lowry won the British Open with a score of 15 under par, beating Tommy Fleetwood by six shots....
10:48, 2019-07-22

British journalists slam use of 'intimidating' lawsuits Press freedom advocates have called for more safeguards from legal attempts to silence journalists. Without them, such lawsuits will continue to pose...
23:56, 2019-07-21

How a woman in Arizona woke up with British accent Michelle Myers is a woman from Arizona who’s never left the country, but she now speaks with a British accent....
11:36, 2019-04-14

British actress Mya-Lecia Naylor dies at 16 British actress Mya-Lecia Naylor who starred alongside Tom Hanks and Halle Berry in Cloud Atlas has died, her agency said....
07:20, 2019-04-18

British eco researcher dies after yacht capsizes A British eco researcher died off the coast of South Africa when the yacht she was aboard was slammed by an furious storm. Sara King, 34, was sailing...
16:56, 2019-07-03

US takes custody of British Isis pair Alexanda Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh are accused of involvement in beheadingsTwo British Isis members accused of involvement in the beheading of wes...
09:24, 2019-10-10

British man jailed for life over Parliament car ramming A man who drove his car into people outside the British Parliament last year, injuring several, has received a life sentence. A judge found that the ...
18:40, 2019-10-14

F1 poised to announce British GP at Silverstone has been saved • F1 will reveal Silverstone contract extension on Wednesday• Sunday’s race set to be last unless new arrangement foundFormula One is expected to ann...
11:40, 2019-07-10

British retailer Tesco's scales down in Poland Britain’s biggest supermarket chain Tesco has announced the closure of four hypermarkets and a distribution center in Poland. A ban on Sunday trading...
12:20, 2019-05-31

Daniel Ricciardo: one-on-one with F1 star ahead of British GP Ricciardo talks about this season’s troubles, what he hopes to achieve before retiring and how he likes to detach himself from the motoring scene Ah...
09:28, 2019-07-09

Multiple stabbings in British city of Manchester A shopping center in the British city of Manchester was evacuated after reports of multiple stabbings....
13:08, 2019-10-11

On This Day: Rocky Marciano flattens British challenger "I hit him something awful" said Rocky Marciano back in 1955 The post On This Day: Rocky Marciano flattens British challenger appeared first on Boxin...
11:24, 2019-05-16

How to find British Open value without betting the winner The Open Championship offers an extensive wagering menu beyond the winner and matchups. Here are some players I’m picking to finish in the top 20. Od...
18:04, 2019-07-17

8 Chic Ways To Have The Perfect British Summer From the destination restaurant to visit in Cornwall to the homegrown beauty products to keep on hand, consider this your step-by-step guiding to mak...
09:16, 2019-06-29

Lorenzo "out of danger" after "survival" British GP return Jorge Lorenzo feels he's "out of danger" after making it through his "survival" MotoGP British Grand Prix return weekend, and is confident he can pus...
13:08, 2019-08-26

Prince William went undercover with British spies Kensington Palace says Prince William spent three weeks working with Britain's secret services to understand how security and intelligence work....
10:43, 2019-04-09

Adorable photos of the British royal babies Who doesn't love the royal babies? We've rounded up some of the cutest photos of the kids in the British royal family.    &...
17:16, 2019-05-08

The British are coming: UK actors take over primetime shows British actors on TV are usually relegated to the comfy period piece (“Downton Abbey”) or prestige costume drama with top names (“The Crown”). Not an...
01:16, 2019-08-21

British PM Theresa May resigns over Brexit failure Theresa May has resigned as prime minister of the United Kingdom after her latest attempt at a deal for Britain to leave the European Union failed....
13:08, 2019-05-24

Bottas thought a one-stop British GP was "out of the question" Valtteri Bottas thought making one-stop was "out of the question" in the Formula 1 British Grand Prix was possible, after losing out to team-mate Lew...
19:44, 2019-07-14

Verstappen says Vettel apologised for British GP collision Red Bull Formula 1 driver Max Verstappen says Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel apologised to him immediately after the British Grand Prix for their col...
18:28, 2019-07-14

Wilma Erskine is the trailblazer behind this British Open PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — It’s no secret that golf, for as long as it has been in existence, has been a male-dominated sport. Nowhere more so than...
04:32, 2019-07-20

Kelly and Benn appear set for all-British clash at welterweight British welterweights Josh Kelly and Conor Benn remain on a collision course following Benn's latest victory at York Hall The post Kelly and Benn app...
16:20, 2019-06-22

Weed 101: What British Columbians need to know now that edibles are legal Curious about edibles? From what's now legal to how and when you'll actually be able to buy it, we've got you covered....
01:24, 2019-10-18

Iran claims it has captured British tanker Amid heightened tension in the region, a British-flagged oil tanker was reportedly seized by Iran....
20:36, 2019-07-19

'Fleabag' says what? Everything you need to know about the Emmy-winning British comedy Darkly funny British comedy "Fleabag" walked away with four Emmys Sunday, besting "Veep." Here's what to know about the scrappy series.   &...
17:40, 2019-09-23

Botched circumcision leaves British man unable to have sex A British man who experienced difficulties urinating underwent surgery that left him with an “extremely buried penis” – worsening his condition and p...
15:52, 2019-09-10

British Ex-Boxers Hall of Fame inductions Triumphant British Ex-Boxers Hall of Fame ceremony The post British Ex-Boxers Hall of Fame inductions appeared first on Boxing News....
13:36, 2019-09-30

Ken Buchanan is the greatest British boxer of all-time On Ken Buchanan's birthday, Mickey Vann names the lightweight great ahead of Lennox Lewis as the best British fighter in history The post Ken Buchana...
12:48, 2019-06-28

50 British words and phrases Americans just don’t get Traveling to the U.K.? These are some of the British words and phrases that probably wouldn’t make sense to Americans if we heard them.  ...
16:32, 2019-07-31

Horner: Red Bull's Gasly like a "different driver" in F1 British GP Red Bull boss Christian Horner says Pierre Gasly was like a "different driver" in Formula 1's British Grand Prix...
12:24, 2019-07-16

The British Parliament Had a Complete Nervous Breakdown How bad have things gotten in British politics these days? For an answer, look no further than the past 24 hours, when the UK Parliament lost its god...
17:52, 2019-09-10

Wallace shoots 67, leads British Masters in bid for 5th win SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Matt Wallace moved into position for his fifth European Tour win in two years by shooting 5-under 67 to take the second-rou...
21:08, 2019-05-10

British town evacuated over fears of dam collapse Authorities in northwest England have said damage to a reservoir dam near Whaley Bridge "poses a significant threat to life." Residents have been tol...
04:16, 2019-08-02

'We need a British motor show to inspire the next generation' Opinion 18 May, 2019 A British motor show is needed to help educate and inspire the future generations interested in the car industry, ...
20:20, 2019-05-18

British Steel collapses but will trade in administration The UK's second-largest steel maker has been battling a financial crunch over the past year. A court has now ordered its liquidation, leaving thousan...
12:16, 2019-05-22

Alan Turing to be face of new British banknote LONDON — Codebreaker and computing pioneer Alan Turing has been chosen as the face of Britain’s new 50 pound note, the Bank of England announced Mond...
17:28, 2019-07-15

How Sammy McCarthy became British boxing royalty When Sammy McCarthy made his professional debut on this day in 1951 nobody could have known what an incredible mark he would leave on the sport The p...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Sainz's British GP qualifying "snowballed into a disaster" McLaren Formula 1 driver Carlos Sainz says his qualifying effort for the British Grand Prix "snowballed into a disaster" as he was consigned to 13th ...
19:24, 2019-07-13

British MPs approve amendment to delay Brexit The UK's House of Commons has voted in favor of an amendment that effectively forces Prime Minister Boris Johnson to request a fresh Brexit extension...
16:32, 2019-10-19

WATCH - The finish that saw British duo disqualified from triathlon "Great Britain\u0027s Jess Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown\u0027s were disqualified from the World Triathlon Olympic qualification event in Tokyo ...
10:44, 2019-08-15

British Airways cancels all flights to Cairo British Airways has cancelled all flights to Cairo for a week as a "security precaution", it announced....
19:20, 2019-07-20

U.S. dentists prescribe opioids far more often than British counterparts (Reuters Health) - Dentists in the U.S. prescribe opioids at a rate 70 times higher than dentists in England, a new study finds....
01:44, 2019-05-29

Bottas pips Hamilton to British GP pole "Valtteri Bottas won a battle of Mercedes team mates to deny Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton a fifth successive British Grand Prix pole position on...
16:20, 2019-07-13

Leclerc fastest in final British GP practice "Charles Leclerc led team mate Sebastian Vettel in a Ferrari one-two in final practice for the British Grand Prix on Saturday with Formula One champi...
14:00, 2019-07-13

Revisiting a British Artist Whose Vision Was Shaped by War Paul Nash’s career began with idyllic English landscapes, but two world wars changed him and his work....
23:56, 2019-05-01

Skydiving death: British man killed in Arizona Police say Christopher Swales, 55, hit the ground in freefall during tandem jump Authorities say a man from the United Kingdom has died in a skydivin...
04:44, 2019-09-11

Is jazz music now the sound of British youth? Young musicians are leading the revival of jazz music as streaming sites like Spotify report a growth in the number of people under 30 listening to t...
05:08, 2019-08-17

Historical war crimes: an amnesty for British soldiers? Defence secretary Penny Mordaunt has promised to introduce a ‘presumption against prosecution’ on historical prosecutions for military veterans. Sami...
05:48, 2019-05-30

British marketplace Soda Says invades the U.S. with sex toys Beware of the British invasion of the sex toys. Okay, maybe it's not that dire. But Soda Says, a sex toy maker and marketplace, is expanding into the...
15:12, 2019-05-29

British woman dies in Barbados after being set alight in her bed Killer’s identity not known, say police, as ‘devastated’ family raise funds to bring body homeA British woman has died in Barbados after being douse...
02:08, 2019-08-15

British lawmakers urged to take a lesson from Liverpool LONDON (AP) — In a display of political opportunism, British Prime Minister Theresa May has urged lawmakers to take a lesson from Liverpool’s e...
16:12, 2019-05-08

British Basketball frustrated by funding snub "British Basketball has hit out at the decision not to award the sport additional funds as Great Britain\u0027s women attempt to qualify for Tokyo 20...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Blood and thunder at sea: British veteran remembers D-Day Seventy-five years ago, a young British sailor stood on the bridge of a warship, its gun barrels pointing out to the coast of France and watched the ...
06:36, 2019-05-27

British police searching for escaped python Police in Britain said they are searching for a 9-foot reticulated python spotted slithering loose in Cambridge, England....
16:32, 2019-07-01

Sainz's British GP qualifying lap "snowballed into a disaster" McLaren Formula 1 driver Carlos Sainz Jr says his qualifying effort for the British Grand Prix "snowballed into a disaster" as he was consigned to 13...
19:48, 2019-07-13

British import ‘There She Goes’ takes an honest look at parenthood David Tennant and Jessica Hynes star in the tough but funny series about two parents raising a child with a disability....
00:08, 2019-04-15

Vettel "couldn't get on top" of Ferrari car in British GP qualifying Sebastian Vettel says he "couldn't get on top" of his Ferrari Formula 1 car in British Grand Prix qualifying at Silverstone...
18:28, 2019-07-13

US reportedly takes custody of British Isis pair Alexanda Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh are accused of involvement in beheadingsThe US is reported to have taken custody of two British Isis members ac...
02:20, 2019-10-10

Stormzy becomes first black British artist to headline Glastonbury Making history as the first black British artist to headline Glastonbury, rapper Stormzy told crowds "Glasto, it's only the f****** beginning". ...
01:16, 2019-06-29

British student dies in Madagascar after falling from plane Family pays tribute to ‘bright, independent’ Alana Cutland, 19, who was on an internshipA Cambridge University student has died in Madagascar after f...
21:20, 2019-07-31

Jordan makes most of invitation to lead at British Masters SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Matthew Jordan made the most of his late invitation to the British Masters by shooting 9-under 63 Thursday to take a two-st...
20:36, 2019-05-09

Promoted: Spa knowledge key for Alex Toth-Jones in British GT The legendary Spa-Francorchamps circuit was the scene of an impressive performance by Aston Martin Racing Academy driver Alex Toth-Jones at the lates...
14:00, 2019-07-26

US reportedly takes custody of two British Isis 'Beatles' Alexanda Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh are accused of involvement in beheadingsThe US is reported to have taken custody of two British Isis members ac...
02:04, 2019-10-10

Revolutionary War British shipwreck from the siege of Yorktown discovered The wreck of what appears to be a British ship destroyed during the siege of Yorktown in 1781 has been discovered in Virginia....
15:12, 2019-06-28

Meghan: I was warned British tabloids would destroy my life Royal speaks of struggling to cope with her new life in interview for ITV documentaryThe Duchess of Sussex has revealed she was warned before her mar...
08:36, 2019-10-21

European elections expose polarized British public Support for Labour and the Conservatives has collapsed, with the Brexit Party and pro-Remain parties coming out on top. So where does this leave the ...
16:48, 2019-05-27

British royal couple to battle for King's Cup in new regatta Britain's Prince William will be looking for revenge when he takes on his wife Kate in a new sailing event the couple are launching to raise money fo...
14:28, 2019-05-07

A British man donated his frozen big toe to a Yukon bar so he can drink it in a cocktail When Adam Gerle went to work one morning this week, he was thrilled to finally find a parcel with a frozen big toe in it....
18:52, 2019-06-13

British singer Joss Stone says she was deported from Iran British soul singer Joss Stone says she was deported from Iran after arriving as part of a worldwide concert tour...
08:40, 2019-07-04

Two British skydivers in freefall were nearly struck by U.S. fighter jets NBC – Two parachutists in the skies over England had a close brush with U.S. fighter jets that roared under them during a jump earlier this yea...
01:44, 2019-09-13

In search of the perfect pub: what makes a great British boozer? They’re under threat – but they’re fighting back. How famous London pubs are adapting to a changing worldMilky tea, fish and chips, the local pub: th...
10:32, 2019-06-30

Mum of teen British Fornite player: 'I've thrown an Xbox out' Lisa Dallman's fifteen year old son Jaden Ashman has just won half of $2.25 million (£1,817,000) in the Fortnite World Cup finals....
08:40, 2019-07-28

Bryan Magee, Who Brought Philosophy to British TV, Dies at 89 Mr. Magee was a philosopher, writer and politician who challenged the idea that television could not “make serious demands on viewers.”...
20:36, 2019-07-28

British festival-goers 'devastated' over cancelled VestiVille British festival-goers say they arrived at the Belgian music festival to find it had been cancelled....
20:44, 2019-06-29

Spain to lodge complaint over British seizure of oil tanker Iranian ship was boarded by marines in contested waters off coast of GibraltarThe Spanish government has said it plans to lodge a formal complaint ov...
14:00, 2019-07-05

Network Rail bids for parts of British Steel Firm makes bid to safeguard supply of tracks as up to a dozen buyers including Greybull make offersNetwork Rail has made a bid for parts of British S...
19:28, 2019-06-30

British man charged with distributing bleach 'cure' to Ugandans Four men have been charged with distributing a phoney miracle cure which they claimed would cure HIV, malaria and cancerA British man and three Ugand...
19:36, 2019-07-30

Should Oil Money Fund the Arts? Leading British Artists Say No The National Portrait Gallery in London is the latest institution to face high-profile protests over fossil-fuel sponsorship....
15:32, 2019-07-05

Hong Kong protesters ask for British help in pressuring China The Chinese-ruled territory has been rocked by weeks of sometimes violent pro-democracy protests, with demonstrators angry about what they see as cre...
05:16, 2019-09-15

Russia’s RT hit with British fine for breach of broadcast rules Moscow, in response, has warned British media operating in Russia that they could face consequences for the fine....
17:20, 2019-07-26

Three Australians, two of them dual British citizens, held in Iran Two British-Australian women believed to be in prison, while location of Australian man is unknownThree Australian citizens – two of whom also hold B...
14:32, 2019-09-11

Woman marries her dog on live TV during British morning show The love between dog and man is an unbreakable bond, but one woman recently took that connection to another level....
01:36, 2019-07-31

DTM approaches Silverstone over moving British round for 2020 The DTM has approached Silverstone about the possibility of moving its British round from Brands Hatch to the Formula 1 British Grand Prix venue in 2...
18:40, 2019-09-10

Inside the 21st-century British criminal underworld There are almost 5,000 criminal gangs in the UK. But the old family firms are gone – today’s big players are multinational, diversified and tech-savv...
16:00, 2019-07-04

British tanker released after being held by Iran for 2 months A British-flagged oil tanker held by Iran since July was released Friday and was heading toward the United Arab Emirates, the company that owns the v...
18:28, 2019-09-27

Lewis Hamilton gives thanks to supporters after British Grand Prix win • Hamilton wins a record sixth British Grand Prix• ‘It’s been the single most incredible feeling’Lewis Hamilton celebrated his victory at the British...
21:08, 2019-07-14

This isn’t the same Jordan Spieth making noise at British Open PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Jordan Spieth is two good rounds at Royal Portrush away from stopping everyone from asking him, “What’s wrong?’’ Spieth,...
22:20, 2019-07-19

Iran agrees to release British-flagged oil tanker More than two months after being seized, the Stena Impero has been approved to leave the Strait of Hormuz....
12:44, 2019-09-23

Verstappen: Red Bull's British GP deficit on straights is lower Max Verstappen says his Honda-powered Red Bull is "not too far away on the straights" at the British Grand Prix, as he eyes a second straight Formula...
12:08, 2019-07-14

Iran seizes British-flagged oil tanker in Gulf Iranian authorities have seized a British-flagged oil tanker and briefly detained a second vessel in the Strait of Hormuz. Tehran has ordered the Ste...
11:36, 2019-07-20

Aston Martin Valkyrie hypercar debuts at British GP Aston Martin Valkyrie runs at the British Grand Prix Aston's 1160bhp multi-million-pound hypercar has been driven in anger during the British Grand...
20:52, 2019-07-13

Wolff surprised by Mercedes front row lockout at British GP Mercedes Formula 1 team boss Toto Wolff said he was 'surprised' to see Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton claim the front row in qualifying for the B...
19:48, 2019-07-13

Hamilton's pace "deteriorated" in Formula 1 British GP qualifying Lewis Hamilton felt it getting "harder and harder" to extract maximum performance in British Grand Prix qualifying as his Mercedes Formula 1 car's pa...
18:28, 2019-07-13

Promoted: "Best drive" for Toth-Jones at British GT finale Aston Martin Racing Academy driver Alex Toth-Jones put in his "best drive this year" after salvaging a points finish from last on the grid at the Bri...
17:16, 2019-09-20

Shane Lowry’s lead at the British Open is getting bigger PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Shane Lowry has a tournament-best 63 and a four-shot lead going into the last round of the British Open. The Irish...
22:00, 2019-07-20

Norris will use new spec Renault F1 engine for rest of British GP McLaren driver Lando Norris will use Renault's upgraded Formula 1 engine for the rest of the British Grand Prix weekend...
13:20, 2019-07-13

British Open drama after caddie’s mom is struck by ball Kyle Stanley says he was “caught off guard” after being criticized by a playing partner for not alerting spectators to an errant tee shot...
22:16, 2019-07-20

Are British shoppers finally ditching skinny jeans? The ever present look is giving way to styles such as ‘mom jeans’ – but sales show skinny jeans are refusing to dieThey are the fashion trend that ha...
08:28, 2019-07-13

Rory McIlroy just became the ultimate British Open tease Rory McIlroy had it in his grasp. After shooting 2-under on the front nine to start Friday’s round, McIlroy made a charge with three straight b...
22:20, 2019-07-19

Meghan sues British tabloid over personal letter British royal Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has sued a tabloid newspaper that she claims illegally published a personal letter she wrote...
23:28, 2019-10-01

Tiger Woods’ British Open run ends with a whimper Tiger Woods’ British Open looks like it will end early. Woods shot a 6-over 148 over the first two rounds, most of the damage coming on Thursda...
17:32, 2019-07-19

Why a no-deal Brexit has British Overseas Territories worried The clock is ticking, and all eyes are on London. But a no-deal Brexit will also have a lasting impact on the overseas territories. DW explains....
22:12, 2019-09-27

British Treasury targeted by climate-change activists Protesters from the environmental group Extinction Rebellion glued themselves to the British Treasury on Thursday on the final day of protests that h...
17:04, 2019-04-25

The British Open long shots worth playing LAS VEGAS — As work schedules go, Tiger Woods has it good. It has been a memorable year, just not a busy one, for Woods, who is taking a lot of time ...
18:56, 2019-07-16

This Old Karting Video Is The Most Quaint 1960s British Thing You'll Ever See Every so often you stumble on some real great YouTube gems—like an exceptional explainer video of what karting is that came directly from 1960s Brita...
19:04, 2019-09-26

Climate activists glue themselves to British government building Environment activists glued themselves to a British government building on Wednesday, warning that public health was being endangered by climate and ...
13:24, 2019-09-25

British Museum trustee resigns over BP sponsorship and repatriation Writer Ahdaf Soueif says it should take "a clear ethical position" on BP sponsorship and other issues....
17:00, 2019-07-16

British Open: Gary Woodland is still a stranger in Ireland PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — They had a special day for Gary Woodland recently in his hometown of Topeka, Kan., to celebrate his U.S. Open victory at...
04:44, 2019-07-18

British Open: Why Tommy Fleetwood isn’t feeling any pressure PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Based on his performance in the biggest events the past few years, Englishman Tommy Fleetwood has been a player many hav...
05:40, 2019-07-16

Tiger Woods looks in pain after first shot at British Open Tiger Woods wasn’t kidding when he said his game wasn’t as sharp as he wanted. On his first shot of the British Open, Woods pulled his te...
18:24, 2019-07-18

Darren Clarke’s British Open homecoming an emotional one PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Darren Clarke knew the feeling on the first tee was going to be different than anything he had experienced before. He ju...
20:36, 2019-07-18

British car production falls for tenth consecutive month UK car manufacturing continues to decline – as industry bosses again warn of no-deal Brexit risks British car manufacturing declined for the tenth m...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Confession of British spy for the Soviets made public for first time Double agent Kim Philby’s confession partially released to National ArchivesExtracts from Kim Philby’s official confession to the UK’s security servi...
03:28, 2019-09-24

Loose llama returns home on its own in British Columbia A British Columbia woman said her escaped llama returned home on her own after more than a month wandering loose....
19:12, 2019-07-15

Leclerc plays down chances of fighting Mercedes in British GP Charles Leclerc has played down Ferrari's chances of fighting Mercedes at the Formula 1 British Grand Prix, admitting the SF90 was "struggling quite ...
20:44, 2019-07-12

British Parliament declares 'climate change emergency' Lawmakers have approved a motion requiring the government to make proposals to "restore the UK's natural environment." The move comes after protester...
00:48, 2019-05-02

British Airways pilots back August strike Airline tries to obtain injunction to prevent strike backed by 93% of pilots The travel plans of hundreds of thousands of British Airways passengers ...
18:48, 2019-07-22

Iran’s seizure of British tanker an ‘act of state piracy,’ U.K. says The meeting sought how to secure shipping in the sensitive region, which is vital to the world's oil supply....
18:48, 2019-07-22

Bumper British strawberry crop may rot as EU pickers stay away Fruit farmers fear loss of summer workers to higher wages in Germany and RomaniaFirst, the good news: Britain’s love affair with the strawberry remai...
19:20, 2019-05-04

Microsoft unveils hi-tech first British store in London These are the first pictures inside Microsoft's inaugural British store opening tomorrow in Regent Street....
13:04, 2019-07-10

Chances of Brexit deal slim, British government says The British government says the U.K. will leave on Oct. 31 with or without a divorce deal, and is taking steps to minimize the pain of a no-deal exit...
13:48, 2019-10-08

No cart means no John Daly at British Open John Daly has withdrawn from the British Open three days after being told he can’t ride in a cart. The Royal & Ancient Golf Club announced Tuesday th...
06:16, 2019-07-10

The Great British Bake Off 2019: episode four – live It’s the first ever dairy week ... so who will milk it, and who will curdle under the pressure? 8.56pm BST @emilyscatnaps you’re so right Ganesha wo...
22:08, 2019-09-17

British teen caught her own jaw after horrific horseback crash A British teen’s chin and jawbone was left hanging off her face by a tiny sliver of skin after a gruesome horseback riding accident, according to rep...
22:24, 2019-10-08

Ash dieback expected to cost British economy nearly £15bn Biggest cost of tree disease will be loss of benefits such as clean air and water, study findsAn invasive fungal disease killing ash trees will cost ...
17:20, 2019-05-06

Donald Trump: we will no longer deal with the British ambassador In latest tweets, US president also attacks Theresa May for making a mess of BrexitDonald Trump has launched a scathing attack on Theresa May and sai...
22:00, 2019-07-08

Germany loans Nebra Sky Disc to British Museum The Bronze Age astronomical clock will move to London temporarily as part of an exhibition highlighting recent archaeological discoveries. Researcher...
14:52, 2019-10-21

British temperatures hit a record for the month of July: Met Office Temperatures in Britain hit their highest ever in the month of July on Thursday, reaching of 36.9 degrees Celsius (98.42 degrees Fahrenheit), Britain...
18:16, 2019-07-25

TF Sport crowned British GT champions after controversial finish Jonny Adam won his fourth British GT title with TF Sport team-mate Graham Davidson at Donington, as Rob Bell and Shaun Balfe gave the McLaren 720s a ...
19:20, 2019-09-15

Shane Lowry celebrates British Open win with bar sing-along Shane Lowry knows how to celebrate. After sealing his first career major win at the British Open in Northern Ireland on Sunday, Lowry toasted the vic...
18:40, 2019-07-22

Silverstone to host British Grand Prix until at least 2024 The historic circuit's owner has signed a five-year deal with Formula 1 after two years of uncertainty The owners of Silverstone and Formula 1 have ...
19:16, 2019-07-10

British scientist wins Nobel Prize for medicine Three scientists who discovered how cells adapt to oxygen share the prize for physiology or medicine....
14:40, 2019-10-07

Shane Lowry can go from forgotten to legend at British Open PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — The locals, loud and proud, have been anticipating some Irish magic in this 148th British Open held at Royal Portrush fo...
01:04, 2019-07-21

Rory McIlroy is still leaving the British Open a winner PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — There was still a buzz around Royal Portrush on Saturday about Rory McIlroy’s spirited run at making the cut Friday nigh...
02:36, 2019-07-21

Graeme McDowell gets one back for countrymen at British Open PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Graeme McDowell on Saturday finally exacted some revenge for his countrymen on Royal Portrush’s 18th hole — which had sa...
04:36, 2019-07-21

Elderly British man, wife abducted from their Philippines resort An elderly British man and his wife were abducted from their Philippine resort by at least four armed men, who dragged the couple into motorboats and...
06:04, 2019-10-06

British baby's death not due to SMA gene therapy: Novartis A British baby's death this year after getting Novartis's gene therapy Zolgensma was not caused by a toxic drug reaction, the Swiss drugmaker said, a...
09:53, 2019-09-19

Caroline Belhumeur: the British designer revamping LA style Her seductive vision of relaxed luxury is now a must-have on both sides of the Atlantic. Meet Caroline BelhumeurBack in the 1980s, when world-famous ...
07:16, 2019-10-06

British GP: Williams reveals new F1 bargeboard package at Silverstone Williams has arrived at Silverstone with a new bargeboard package for the British Grand Prix, as it seeks to reinvigorate a difficult Formula 1 seaso...
15:48, 2019-07-11

Damson Idris: the British star making waves in the US In the US, Peckham-born Damson Idris is fawned over by Beyoncé and Jay-Z, graces the couches of prime-time chat shows and is regularly stopped in the...
08:48, 2019-09-19

Lowry wins British Open at Royal Portrush "Irishman Shane Lowry won the British Open by six strokes amid emotional scenes at Royal Portrush on Sunday."...
19:52, 2019-07-21

Iranian boats reportedly tried to seize British oil tanker Tensions between the UK and Iran escalated in the Persian Gulf on Wednesday when five Iranian ships apparently attempted to seize a British oil tanke...
04:56, 2019-07-11

Madonna Covers The June Issue Of British Vogue In a career straddling two centuries, Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone has surfed every genre, set trend after trend, and been loved, loathed and deba...
19:00, 2019-05-03

British fantasy series ‘A Discovery of Witches’ is cheesy fun Matthew Goode and Teresa Palmer star in the wonderfully campy fantasy series, which airs on AMC and BBC America....
19:36, 2019-04-22

Brooks Koepka’s British Open frustration goes beyond his play PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Brooks Koepka has had a lot of memorable experiences during his remarkable run in the past 10 major championships, winni...
10:52, 2019-07-22

British Gas and SSE to purge petrol and diesel from fleets by 2030 Two of big six energy companies sign up to pledge organised by the Climate GroupTwo of Britain’s biggest energy suppliers are accelerating the drive ...
01:36, 2019-07-08

Half of British homes subscribe to a TV streaming service Nearly half of British homes subscribe to a streaming service such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Now TV or Disney Life, as traditional TV viewing c...
10:04, 2019-08-07

Can you guess the British city from the vintage travel poster? Leeds or Llandudno? Can you tell these popular destinations from their marketing material?Which city or town is this?BournemouthBrightonBognorWhich c...
17:44, 2019-05-22

Man stabbed near British government offices in London, police say Officials said it was early to say whether the incident was linked to the Home Office, but there was no suggestion it was terrorism-related....
16:08, 2019-08-15

British parliament to investigate reality TV shows after death Britain's parliamentary media committee has launched an investigation into the treatment of participants in reality TV shows after a man died shortly...
16:48, 2019-05-15

US seizes only two British Isis prisoners in Syria, leaving others Despite earlier briefings that 40 were taken, only ‘Beatles’ duo said to be under US controlUS forces in north-east Syria have been able to seize onl...
21:28, 2019-10-14

British GQ Men of the Year Awards 2019: See the Red Carpet Fashion Lights, camera... fashion! The 2019 British GQ Men of the Year Awards are here, which means celebrities from all industries are showing up and showi...
00:24, 2019-09-04

The British Builder Of This Homemade Electric Motorcycle Is Okay In My Book A police officer pulled over a driver on London’s M25 motorway—the busiest motorway in the UK—not because the vehicle was obstructing traffic or caus...
19:16, 2019-08-21

Looking for a ride to Omaha; British veteran remembers WWII ABOARD THE BOUDICCA, England (AP) — Donald Hitchcock is a proud British veteran, but he’s desperate to spend D-Day on Omaha Beach with the Amer...
10:20, 2019-06-05

The British are coming: UK actors take over prime-time shows British actors on TV are usually relegated to the comfy period piece (“Downton Abbey”) or prestige costume drama with top names (“The Crown”). Not an...
01:48, 2019-08-21

Poland bestows honor on controversial British philosopher WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s president has bestowed a prestigious state honor on a conservative English philosopher who has stirred controver...
17:48, 2019-06-04

Sir Jackie Stewart to reunite with 1969 F1 British GP-winning car Sir Jackie Stewart will be reunited with the Matra MS80 he drove to victory in the 1969 Formula 1 British Grand Prix at next month's Silverstone Clas...
17:44, 2019-06-04

Police investigate disappearance of British YouTube star Police have launched an investigation to find missing British YouTube star Marina Joyce - 10 days after she was last seen....
14:08, 2019-08-10

Who is Boris Johnson, Brexit champion and wannabe British PM? A penchant for gaffes, extramarital affairs and fanning the flames of euroskepticism: Meet the man plotting to become Britain's next leader. Paola To...
17:24, 2019-05-24

Police Use of Facial Recognition Is Accepted by British Court In a closely watched case, a judge ruled that live facial recognition does not violate privacy rights. There has been little legal precedent about it...
14:12, 2019-09-04

British Cycling launches new mental health strategy British Cycling, criticized in the past for a 'culture of fear', announced on Wednesday a new mental health strategy that includes screening elite ri...
14:04, 2019-05-15

British Airways passengers facing delays after IT failures Holidaymakers at some UK airports are facing long queues and issues with the online check-in system....
10:36, 2019-08-07

Bronze Age British settlement burned down a year after being built The burned remains of a late Bronze age settlement in England capture a slice of Bronze Age life, but the settlement had only just been built before ...
13:56, 2019-06-12

British Steel collapses, threatening thousands of jobs LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Insolvency Service says British Steel has been ordered into compulsory liquidation after talks with the government fail...
12:20, 2019-05-22

BA 100: How Standard got the scoop on historic British Airways flight Boarding was speedy by today's standards and there was no tussle over who go the window seat....
16:48, 2019-08-23

DNA proved British pedophile fathered 6 kids with his own daughter A British man has been found guilty of 36 counts of rape — after DNA tests proved he fathered at least six children with one of his own daughte...
21:20, 2019-10-13

The Latest: McDowell celebrates trip to (British) Open PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): 1:25 p.m. Though Graeme McDowell is returning to the scene of his biggest ...
22:48, 2019-06-11

Sir Chris Hoy back to British GT in two races with Ford WEC drivers Sir Chris Hoy will return to British GT and team up with Ford World Endurance Championship drivers in the Multimatic Motorsports Ford Mustang GT4 at ...
13:40, 2019-05-22

British Base jumper dies in Dolomites accident Jean Andre Quemener, 32, from Jersey, is killed in jump from 2,239-metre Sass PordoiA British Base jumper has died in an accident in the Italian Dolo...
17:12, 2019-06-11

Rob Lowe, bobby on the beat? The US A-listers who ended up on British TV The West Wing star has a new role as a hard-bitten Miami cop decamping to Lincolnshire, in ITV drama Wild Bill. But he’s not the first American to ma...
14:08, 2019-06-11

Evaristo says Booker win a landmark for black British women Winning the Booker Prize is one big step for Bernardine Evaristo — and, she hopes, a giant leap for British women writers of color...
19:32, 2019-10-15

Polite society: why are British cities banning swearing? Councils say bans help tackle anti-social behaviour. But critics argue restrictions are a heavy-handed curb on freedom of expressionWhen Salford ditc...
16:08, 2019-08-07

British scientist reported missing on Greek island Greek police sent a specialist unit to the island where Natalie Christopher went missing on Monday morning. Her partner notified police when she did ...
17:04, 2019-08-07

New Vauxhall Corsa kickstarts rejuvenation of British brand The Corsa gets a new nose, but all Opel-Vauxhall models arriving after this will get a front-end treatment even more reminiscent of the recent GTX co...
13:00, 2019-06-04

Look: Ferret rescued from waste pipe at British home Firefighters and animal rescuers were called to a home where a ferret was found stuck in a waste pipe at the top of the two-story building....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Humiliations and upsets: British boxers who tried to beat the best in the world When Luke Campbell fights pound-for-pound No 1, Vasyl Lomachenko, he’ll follow in some remarkable footsteps The post Humiliations and upsets: British...
10:36, 2019-08-30

Ruthless Konta becomes first British woman to reach last 16 since 1983 "Britain\u0027s Johanna Konta defeated Viktoria Kuzmova 6-2 6-1 in the French Open to reach the last 16."...
22:20, 2019-05-31

3 Thai men sentenced to death for killing British expatriate PHRAE, Thailand (AP) — A court in Thailand has sentenced three Thai men to death in the murder of a British expatriate and his Thai wife whose brothe...
11:28, 2019-05-31

Yale Museum of British Art Chooses Dia Curator as Its Director Courtney J. Martin will direct the Yale Center for British Art, the museum and research institution housed in a renowned Louis Kahn building....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Fewer emergency surgeries, more deaths in British hospitals vs U.S. (Reuters Health) - When patients in England or the U.S. have abdominal emergencies like appendicitis or a ruptured aneurysm, half as many in England ...
19:48, 2019-10-15

British businesses say new Brexit deal worse than May's agreement Industry groups and firms say PM’s deal will make exporting to their biggest market harderBritish companies have expressed concerns that Boris Johnso...
21:00, 2019-10-17

British man fighting for his life after outdoor sex goes horribly wrong A British man and a Canadian woman plunged 12 feet to the ground when a balcony collapsed from under them as the two were in the heat of a “pas...
18:36, 2019-08-19

British family deported after saying they accidentally crossed US border Family of seven was detained for nearly two weeks after crossing into Washington state, saying they were trying to avoid an animal in the roadLawyers...
23:44, 2019-10-16

Two British triathletes were disqualified from a race for holding hands Jessica Learmonth and Georgia Taylor Brown had a large lead in the heat-affected test event in Tokyo Thursday....
22:32, 2019-08-15

Australian jailed to 10 years over British backpacker rape SYDNEY (AP) — An Australian man who kidnapped and repeatedly raped a British backpacker during a monthlong ordeal in the country’s Outback has ...
06:08, 2019-05-29

British man breaks Guinness record for cushion-spinning A worker at an England store made a cushion spin on his finger for 18 minutes and 14 seconds to break a Guinness World Record....
21:56, 2019-05-28

Brexit deal: What could it mean for the Northern Irish and British economies? The deal is done. The UK and EU have agreed the terms of a new Withdrawal Agreement paving the way for Brexit. Although politics may yet block it, th...
16:40, 2019-10-17

Police use Taser to capture escaped emu in British Columbia Police in British Columbia said they used a Taser to subdue an escaped emu running wild in the middle of a busy road....
16:00, 2019-08-14

Could the government step in to save stricken British Steel? The loss of strategic industrial capacity – and well-paid jobs – suggests every avenue ought to be exploredTo see the Scunthorpe steelworks in action...
21:44, 2019-05-25

Unmistakably British: Melania Trump's outfits inspired by UK From Big Ben prints to an Eliza Dolittle hat, the first lady’s choices are filled with sartorial referencesPrincess Diana, Big Ben, a double decker b...
11:52, 2019-06-04

British soldier prepping D-Day events drowns in Normandy PARIS (AP) — The British Army says a soldier preparing commemorations for the 75th anniversary of D-Day has died in a Normandy swimming accident. The...
11:40, 2019-06-04

Newey to make British GT debut at Silverstone 500 for Multimatic Super Formula racer Harrison Newey will make his British GT debut at the Silverstone 500 this weekend, becoming the latest driver to sample the #19 M...
11:40, 2019-06-04

DNA test turns British day laborer into overnight millionaire He went from serf to lord of the manor overnight. A dirt-poor British day laborer inherited a $63 million countryside mansion — thanks to a DNA test ...
01:08, 2019-05-22

Bait review – one of the defining British films of the decade It’s war between the locals and tourists in a once-thriving Cornish fishing village in Mark Jenkin’s dreamlike masterpieceCornish film-maker Mark Jen...
10:40, 2019-09-01

Zoë Kravitz Covers The July Issue Of British Vogue "The making of a sizeable portion of the July issue took Vogue’s fashion teams first to Kenya, then to Morocco to chronicle the beautiful wedding of...
11:16, 2019-06-04

Vinales "in shock" at Yamaha's British GP tyre life Yamaha MotoGP rider Maverick Vinales says he was "in shock" at being able to maintain his pace late on in the British Grand Prix and close in on the ...
16:48, 2019-08-27

London’s Mayor Says It’s ‘Un-British to Roll Out the Red Carpet’ for Trump Donald Trump heads to London on Monday for an official three-day visit, but the city’s mayor is making it known that the U.S. president isn’t wanted ...
17:12, 2019-06-02

Widow discovers her late husband of 64 years was a British spy A widow was left stunned after discovering her husband of 64 years was a spy who took his double life secret to his grave. Audrey Phillips, 85, knew ...
22:56, 2019-05-24

Former British ambassadors to EU condemn UK 'empty-chair' policy Officials will skip most EU meetings in what former ambassadors call ‘petulant and futile’ gestureThree former British ambassadors to the EU have con...
18:08, 2019-08-30

Great British Bake Off: 2019 contestants revealed A new batch of contestants get ready to battle it out in front of the cameras for the Bake Off crown....
10:24, 2019-08-20

British climber latest to die on Everest amid overcrowding Several climbers have died after enduring long waits to reach summitA British climber has been named as the latest fatality on Everest, in a season m...
14:04, 2019-05-25

British man sets new cycling speed record of more than 174mph Neil Campbell rode a £15,000 custom bike released from the back of a speeding PorscheA British man has set a new cycling speed record of more than 17...
20:12, 2019-08-18

British-Iranian relations strained as oil tanker is seen off Syria Adrian Darya, previously called Grace 1, photographed near Russian navy facilityBritain is seeking to establish whether Iran has sold oil to Syria in...
21:20, 2019-09-08

Work underway on British tanker sunk by U-boat off NY in WW2 SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says work is underway to extract oil from a British tanker sunk by a German U-boat off Long Island duri...
18:32, 2019-05-20

British woman, 77, becomes oldest person to sail around the world alone Jeanne Socrates from Hampshire completes non-stop, unassisted 320-day voyage in CanadaA 77-year-old British woman has become the oldest person to sai...
18:20, 2019-09-09

Chagos Islands: UN expected to call for end of British control UK faces overwhelming vote to uphold international court’s opinion and declare archipelago an ‘integral part’ of Mauritius The UK is facing a diploma...
07:32, 2019-05-21

Asher-Smith breaks her own record at British championships "Dina Asher-Smith booked her place at the Doha world championships with a record-breaking run at the British Athletics Championships."...
22:24, 2019-08-24

What the British Airways Pilot Strike Means for Travelers The strike forced the airline to cancel almost all of its flights on Monday, affecting more than 195,000 passengers....
18:12, 2019-09-09

British Actress Mya-Lecia Naylor's Cause of Death Revealed British actress Mya-Lecia Naylor's cause of death has been revealed, nearly five months after the 16-year-old passed away. According to the coroner'...
17:48, 2019-09-09

Fleetwood shrugs off illness to impress at British Masters SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Tommy Fleetwood shrugged off the effects of a virus to move into contention to win the British Masters as a late stumble fr...
21:44, 2019-05-11

British Airways pilots ground thousands more planes BA pilots are on the second day of a 48-hour global strike over a nine-month pay dispute. The labor action has grounded most of the British carrier's...
08:28, 2019-09-10

Reid sets British record in 3m springboard event "Grace Reid sets a British women’s 3m springboard record in the Diving World Series in London."...
21:32, 2019-05-19

British general in Iran controversy is a Romanian prince Chris Ghika, the British general who was rebuked by the Pentagon for saying there was "no increased threat" from Iran, is a descendant of Romanian ro...
20:00, 2019-05-17

Women's British Open 2019: second round – live! Live updates from the golf major at WoburnWomen’s British Open official leaderboardEmail Scott with your thoughts here 11.06am BST It’s a lovely day ...
12:08, 2019-08-02

Rins snatches British GP win from Marquez at final corner "Suzuki\u0027s Alex Rins passed MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez at the final corner to win a thrilling British Grand Prix on Sunday."...
17:32, 2019-08-25

Rob Ball's Funland: British seaside towns – in pictures “To me, the seaside is heady and joyous all year round,” says photographer Rob Ball. “We have memories of family holidays or time spent by the coast,...
18:36, 2019-05-18

Women's British Open 2019: third round – live! Updates from the third day of play at WoburnWomen’s British Open – official leaderboard!Get in touch! Email Scott with your thoughts 12.10pm BST Toda...
13:20, 2019-08-03