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Victoria Beckham debuts at home to fete decade in fashion

Sep 17, 2018

Victoria Beckham debuts at home to fete decade in fashion

Untested in the fashion world, Victoria Beckham launched her VB label in 2008 in New York, across the Atlantic from her native Britain. A decade on, she exhibited at London Fashion Week for the first time on Sunday, in a triumphant homecoming of sorts for ...

/ Sep 16, 2018

Ashes of elderly woman's husband stolen in London burglary

British police are asking the public to help identify two men suspected of stealing the ashes of an elderly woman's husband along with cash, bank cards and jewelry. Police released images of the suspects Sunday. Detective Robert Costigan called it a "particularly harrowing crime" that has ...

Notting Hill Carnival crowds defy London rain for annual revelry

Aug 27, 2018

Notting Hill Carnival crowds defy London rain for annual revelry

London's famous Notting Hill Carnival transformed the streets into a sea of color and sound on Sunday as revelers joined one of Europe's largest open-air parties in their thousands despite heavy rain in the British capital. The carnival featured steel bands, dance troupes and elaborate ...

France captain Hugo Lloris charged with drunken driving

Aug 24, 2018

France captain Hugo Lloris charged with drunken driving

France's World Cup-winning captain Hugo Lloris has been charged with drunken driving in London. The Metropolitan Police said the Tottenham goalkeeper was charged on Friday following a routine patrol stop. Lloris was released on police bail and is due to appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court on ...

Environmentalists sue to block Heathrow Airport's third runway

Aug 8, 2018

Environmentalists sue to block Heathrow Airport's third runway

Environmental groups have filed lawsuits seeking to thwart expansion at Heathrow airport, with two complaints challenging the U.K. government over its approval of a third runway at the London hub. Lawyers for Friends of the Earth said Tuesday that they filed a request for a ...