Britain bashed by surf, blow as Storm Imogen hits

Feb 9, 2016

Britain bashed by surf, blow as Storm Imogen hits

A winter storm with hurricane-force winds and huge waves battered Britain’s coastline Monday, cutting power to thousands and disrupting travel across the country. More than 15,000 homes were without power as Storm Imogen hit Ireland, Wales and southern England. Coastal towns were soaked by ...

Jan 25, 2016

How far will Putin go?

Russian President Vladimir Putin appears to prefer a 19th-century mindset in which Russia is a great power, a status that gives it license to act as it pleases.

Four sperm whales wash up dead on eastern British beaches

Jan 25, 2016

Four sperm whales wash up dead on eastern British beaches

Four dead sperm whales have washed up on beaches in eastern England, coast guard authorities said Sunday, a week after similar deaths across the North Sea in Germany and the Netherlands. Two whales washed up near the resort of Skegness on the English east ...