'Terrorist' at U.K. Parliament kills five, is shot dead

Mar 23, 2017

'Terrorist' at U.K. Parliament kills five, is shot dead

A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage in the heart of Britain’s seat of power Wednesday, plowing a car into pedestrians on London’s Westminster Bridge before stabbing a police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament. Five people were killed, including the ...

/ Mar 17, 2017

U.K.'s Brexit fight with Scotland escalates as May rejects vote

Prime Minister Theresa May rejected Scotland’s bid to hold a referendum on independence before the U.K. leaves the European Union, the latest twist in the increasingly acrimonious fight over Brexit with the nationalist government in Edinburgh. While not ruling one out eventually, May’s team ...

Mar 8, 2017

Singer George Michael died of natural causes: coroner

British pop icon George Michael who was found dead at his home on Christmas Day, died of natural causes, a coroner announced on Tuesday. The cause of death was dilated cardiomyopathy with myocarditis and fatty liver, according to Darren Salter, senior coroner for Oxfordshire, ...

Clowns converge on London to honor life of founding father

Feb 6, 2017

Clowns converge on London to honor life of founding father

Dressed in bright colors and wearing shiny red noses, dozens of clowns gathered in London on Sunday to celebrate the life of the art form’s founding father. Bold makeup, bowler hats and oversized bow ties were on show at All Saints church in east ...

Madame Tussauds unveils wax figure of Trump

Jan 19, 2017

Madame Tussauds unveils wax figure of Trump

London’s Madame Tussauds museum has unveiled a wax figure of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump days ahead of his inauguration. The figure, dressed in a navy suit, red tie and an American flag lapel pin, now stands in the museum’s mock-up of the White House’s ...