Germany calls for inquiry into British embassy spying post allegations
A German intelligence committee called for an investigation into claims the UK operated a secret listening post on top of the British embassy in Berlin.
British students cause outrage with ‘distasteful’ Twin Towers costumes
The British public and 9/11 victims groups are condemning two British university students for dressing up as the burning Twin Towers for Halloween.
The world’s greatest athlete will take his final bow this month…
…and more than a billion people will stop everything to watch.
The UK has a secret eavesdropping post in Berlin: The Independent
Germany has called in the British ambassador to explain the report.
Reindeer eyes change color in winter
They're the only mammals known to change eye color in response to seasonal changes in light.
British press watchdog charter gets royal seal
Many newspapers and magazines are strongly opposed to it, believing there should be no involvement by politicians in the regulation of the press.
Jury hears opening arguments in News of the World phone hacking case
The prosecutor revealed that three senior journalists at the News of the World have already pleaded guilty to hacking phones.
What is journalism? Reports on a US spy agency run amok meet the test
Commentary: New, accurate, reliable information the public has a need to know and a right to know.
UK vicar’s son charged with hacking into US government computers
Lauri Love from Stradishall, England, has been charged for hacking into NASA and Defense Department computers.
UK considering selling Islamic bonds
The UK could become the first non-Islamic sovereign to sell sukuk, bonds that are compliant with Islamic law.
10 of the most haunted places around the world
The world is a seriously spooky place.
British phone-hacking trial for ex-Rupert Murdoch employees starts
Former News International Chief Executive Rebekah Brooks is one of eight defendants on trial.
Among Europe's leaders, Cameron stands apart on NSA spying scandal
While leaders in the European Union and beyond worried about their phones being monitored, British Prime Minister Cameron got reassurance from the White House.
St. Jude storm lashes UK and northern Europe, kills 10
The St. Jude's Day storm killed a teenage girl and a middle-aged man in the UK as winds of nearly 100 mph sent trees and power lines crashing.
UK on alert for worst storm in five years
The St. Jude storm is expected to have wind gusts exceeding 80 miles per hour in some areas.
Scottish nationalists crank up independence drive
But as the country prepares for a historic vote on whether to leave the UK next year, the numbers aren’t looking good.
Ukrainian gets 40 years for British mosque bombs, murder
Pavlo Lapshyn, 25, had pleaded guilty to stabbing 82-year-old Mohammed Saleem to death in Birmingham.
London museum revives the dead
Displaying history through the bodies of people who lived it.
Life Stories through Death
Filled with 5,000 human organs and tissues, Barts Pathology Museum explores the past through dead bodies.
Irish pubs face last call
They may be hugely popular around the world, but economic crisis and a new attitude toward drunk driving are helping end a way of life at home.
12 governments that love to spy on their own people
The US is not alone. Here's just a partial list of the other governments that have been caught spying on its own citizens.
Prince George christened at St. James Palace (VIDEO)
His parents, Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, limited the audience to family members and godparents and their spouses.
Hinkley UK-France nuclear plant deal marks many firsts
It's the first UK nuclear project in decades. The first nuclear plant funded by the UK's taxpayers. And the first new European plant since Japan's 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster.
Red-headed children attacked during ‘Kick a Ginger Kid Day’ at UK school
Students in south Yorkshire were beaten after classmates organized a campaign against redheads.
Interspecies love: The 30 most unlikely, adorable animal pairs
They say you can't choose your family. But these animals did.
Badger Wars: A GlobalPost investigation (VIDEO)
A debate over badgers and bovines turns ugly in rural England. GlobalPost’s Corinne Purtill is on the front lines of the fight.
Tough times for fish and chips
Amid fast food competitors, Britain’s original takeaway carries on.
The world's greatest imaginary animals
Every country has one. Just about every lake has one. Welcome to the weird and wonderful world of unverified animals.
Russia, England, Spain reach World Cup 2014, Bosnia-Herzegovina reaches rapture
Four more European nations qualify for World Cup 2014 in Brazil, including history-making Bosnia Herzegovina.
Madeleine McCann: British police release computer generated images of suspects
Scotland Yard has released computer-generated images of several men who may have abducted Madeleine McCann from her parent's holiday apartment in Portugal.
Knife-wielding man arrested at Buckingham Palace
A 44-year-old man with a knife was arrested Monday morning after attempting to dart through the palace gates.