Biggest tidal surge in 60 years threatens UK, Europe
Britain assessed the damage of a storm that killed two people, forced thousands from their homes.
Building walls in the cloud
In the wake of NSA revelations, countries want to bring data back within their borders.
UK plans to raise the state pension age to 68 sooner than expected
Chancellor George Osborne said the state pension age will increase to 68 sometime in the mid-2030s.
Hurricane Xaver bears down on northern Germany after battering Scotland
Xaver has already killed one person and knocked out power for more than 80,000 homes in Scotland.
UK: A rebound on paper, but not in pockets
Economic recovery is happening, but most Brits don’t feel it.
Size matters: Chinese media troll UK during Cameron visit
A high profile editorial calls Britain “merely a country of old Europe suitable for tourism and overseas study, with a few decent football teams.” Charm diplomacy?
UK to export $73.7M worth of pig semen to China
Chinese officials want to improve the quality of the country’s pigs by artificially inseminating their sows with high-quality British pig semen.
Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger grilled by MPs over Snowden documents
Rusbridger defended his newspaper's use of the more than 58,000 files, saying that it had only published one percent of what Snowden had provided.
The Guardian may be investigated on criminal charges
Major US news organizations wrote in support of the Guardian, saying its prosecution would have a 'chilling impact.'
London Mayor Boris Johnson fails live IQ test
Boris Johnson admitted, 'No one said IQ is the only measure of ability,' after failing to answer questions presented in the format of an IQ test.
UK's Cameron emphasizes business on China visit
'No country in Europe is more open to Chinese investment than the United Kingdom,' said British Prime Minister Cameron.
Death toll rises to nine in Scotland helicopter crash
Officers continue to sift through the wreckage at the site where a police helicopter crashed into the roof of a packed pub.
The UK appears to give in to China on issue of Dalai Lama visit
David Cameron was expected to travel to China last autumn, but didn't go after a visit from the Dalai Lama, with Beijing saying the UK must 'correct the error.'
At least 8 dead in police helicopter crash onto Glasgow pub roof (VIDEO)
A police helicopter slammed into the roof of a pub in Glasgow, Scotland on Friday night, killing at least eight people and injuring more than two dozen others.
Trial begins in brutal killing of UK soldier Lee Rigby
The trial began Friday for two Muslim converts accused of trying to decapitate UK soldier Lee Rigby in broad daylight on a London street earlier this year.
Britain's Cameron defends plans to restrict benefits, movement of EU migrants
British Prime Minister David Cameron said the tighter controls were aimed at all EU migrants, not just Romanians and Bulgarians.
Three wolves shot after escaping from UK zoo
Timber wolves that escaped from a zoo in Essex were shot and killed by authorities after an eight-hour search.
Here's what will change if Scotland votes for independence
The Queen would remain, for one. You can leave the Kingdom, but you can't leave the Commonwealth.
100 days before Paralympics in Sochi, barriers remain for disabled athletes
Commentary: Despite promises, the Russian government has much to do to make the city accessible.
London slaves: Suspects ran a Maoist collective in the 1970s
A couple accused of keeping three women captive for 30 years were known to police as leftist revolutionary activists.
Harvard clinches six of 32 US Rhodes Scholarships to Oxford
Yale and Stanford Universities both clinched three each of the award, considered one of the world's most prestigious academic honors.
UK sends more aid to the Philippines
Six more aid flights from the UK to the Philippines will be sent next week, upping the total of aid to the equivalent of $89 million.
May the force (and an agent) be with you
Casting call for next Star Wars film draws thousands of hopefuls.
10 most expensive streets in the world
You may not be able to afford to live there. You may not even want to. But the world's most exclusive streets beckon nonetheless.
London slaves: Victims suffered brainwashing and emotional abuse
"What we have uncovered so far is a complicated and disturbing picture of emotional control over many years."
Disgraced bank chief Paul Flowers arrested by police
Paul Flowers, a 63-year-old Methodist minister, was filmed allegedly talking about buying crystal meth, crack cocaine and ketamine.
Three women rescued in London after 30 years of 'slavery'
British police have arrested two people on suspicion of holding three women captive for several decades — one of them her entire life.
US, UK secret deal gives NSA private data of Britons
The agreement struck during the waning days of the Blair government allegedly allowed the NSA to store and analyze the phone, email and internet records.
And now for something completely different
British comedy troupe Monty Python will reunite for the first time in decades.
London police rescue three women held captive for 30 years
Scotland Yard police headquarters said the victims were a 69-year-old Malaysian, a 57-year-old Irish woman and a 30-year-old Briton.
Northern Ireland attorney general calls for end to Troubles prosecutions
Northern Ireland's attorney general John Larkin says there should be an end to prosecutions of Troubles-related killings, sparking outrage from relatives of victims.