All change for London's Changing of the Guard after Berlin attack

Jan 5, 2017

All change for London's Changing of the Guard after Berlin attack

The historic and colorful Changing of the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace in London that attracts thousands of tourists is to change its timings as part of security measures following the Berlin terror attack, the palace said Thursday. The centuries-old military ceremony regularly brings ...

First Beatles manager Allan Williams dies

Dec 31, 2016

First Beatles manager Allan Williams dies

Allan Williams, the first manager of The Beatles who drove the band on their formative trip to Hamburg in 1960, has died at the age of 86, his old club announced. The Jacaranda Club in Liverpool, northwest England, posted the news late Friday on ...

Yule be all aglow at traditional Notting Hill pub

Dec 21, 2016

Yule be all aglow at traditional Notting Hill pub

A traditional English pub has been cloaked in more than 80 bright green Christmas trees while nearly 22,000 dazzling lights attract tourists and locals alike to the festive display in London. The lavish decorations adorning The Churchill Arms pub in the fashionable Notting Hill ...

Dec 10, 2016

Four NFL games for London in 2017

The NFL will stage four regular-season games in London next year. Teams and venues for the four games will be announced on Tuesday. The NFL started playing regular-season games in London in 2007, and has recently played three games per season in the British ...

Dec 8, 2016

Police open inquiry into child sex abuse at London clubs

British police said they had launched an investigation into allegations of historical child sex crimes at London soccer clubs following a wave of reports from former players that they had been abused as youngsters. Last week, police said about 350 victims had come forward ...

Duchess Kate gives London's Dippy the dinosaur royal sendoff

Nov 23, 2016

Duchess Kate gives London's Dippy the dinosaur royal sendoff

The Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton visited Britain’s Natural History Museum on Tuesday ahead of a nationwide educational tour by its best-known exhibit, Dippy the diplodocus. For 40 years, the skeleton cast, 4.25 meters (14 ft) high and 21 meters long, has been the ...