Black Friday shopping catches on in UK

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Black Friday looks as though it may be the next big retail import from the United States…

Suicide attack targeting British embassy car in Kabul

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A suicide bomber attacked a British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday…

Balcony collapses in London, two men killed

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Two people died and six others were injured when a balcony collapsed in London on Friday…

Hotel charges couple for negative review

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A British budget hotel fined a couple 100 pounds ($156) for writing a bad review about it online…

British woman dies during Thai cosmetic surgery

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A British woman has died under anesthesia during a cosmetic procedure in Thailand…

Video: Islamic State group beheads British hostage

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An Internet video released Friday purports to show an IS group fighter beheading British hostage Alan Henning…

Thai police: 2 men admit killing British tourists

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Two workers from Myanmar confessed on Thursday that they killed two British tourists in Thailand…

Kurds claim advances in Iraq as Britain joins fray

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Kurdish fighters in northern Iraq captured a border crossing with Syria on Tuesday, expelling Islamic State militants in heavy fighting…

Obama: US ‘underestimated’ Islamic State threat

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President Barack Obama is acknowledging that U.S. intelligence agencies underestimated the threat from Islamic State militants…

Britain joins fight against Islamic State group

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Britain, Belgium and Denmark joined the U.S.-led coalition of nations that are launching airstrikes on IS group militants in Iraq…

Thailand says no DNA match yet for slain Britons

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DNA samples from the bodies of two British tourist did not match any collected from 12 people who were among those in the area…

Emotions mount on final day of Scottish campaign

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Excitement and anxiety mounted across Scotland Wednesday, the final day of campaigning before Thursday’s referendum on independence…

Three Myanmese detained over murder of British tourists

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Three Myanmese men have been detained over the murder of two British tourists in Thailand…

Two British tourists found dead on beach in Thailand

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Two British tourists were found battered to death Monday on a beach on a scenic island in southern Thailand…

UK is nervous as Scotland considers independence

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A Yes vote in next week’s referendum would end Scotland’s 307-year-old union with England…

Baby in stroller rolls on to London subway tracks

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A child in a stroller blew by tunnel wind onto London subway tracks and a woman leaping to the rescue…

Queen welcomes Chinese premier at Windsor Castle

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Chinese premier Li Keqiang began his visit to Britain with a meeting with Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle…

Ukraine unrest boosts London’s housing market

A penthouse in London, apparently sold to a Russian buyer for 225 million U.S. dollars…

Royal play date for Prince George in New Zealand

Britain’s young Prince George took on his first royal engagement in New Zealand. But he didn’t have to greet any dignitaries…

Chinese buyers snap up new houses in London

Chinese buyers were responsible for 27 percent of new build house purchases in central London last year…

Britain legalizes gay marriage

Britain on Wednesday legalized gay marriage after Queen Elizabeth II gave her royal stamp of approval…

2 more arrests in London attack investigation

British police say two more people have been arrested by officers investigating the hacking death of a U.K. soldier in London…

Nurse involved in Kate hoax phone call dies

A nurse who fell victim to a prank telephone call seeking information about the Duchess of Cambridge has died, King Edward VII hospital…

Paralympian becomes Internet hit with diving shot

在倫敦殘奧一場乒乓球賽事上,單手撐著拐杖的英國運動員David Wetherill一記奮身撲球,讓他在互聯網火速竄紅,成為網絡大紅人…

Parents found guilty of murdering daughter in UK

英國一對巴基斯坦裔父母,因為女兒行為舉止太西化,加上她拒絕遵照他們的安排下嫁表哥,一怒之下把她殺掉,這對父母週五被判入獄25年…