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100-car pile-up in southeast England, nearly 70 injured (VIDEO)

More than 100 vehicles were involved in a highway pile-up on a bridge in Kent, in southeast England on Thursday.

Europe's largest library opened by Malala Yousafzai

Malala Yousafzai helped open Europe's largest public library on Tuesday.

Note to British badgers: Run!

First it was Al Qaeda, then the Taliban, now badgers are on the hit list.

Middle East spy station run by UK revealed in Snowden leaks

The United Kingdom maintains a secret internet-monitoring station in the Middle East.

Gay marriage becomes legal in England after queen's assent

LONDON — Gay marriage is set to become law in England and Wales after the queen gave her royal assent to a bill allowing same-sex couples to marry.

Calling in sick? This country beats everyone

The global professional services firm complied data from 2,500 companies across the world, and found that UK workers took an average of 9.1 days off sick per year. This was nearly double the 4.9 days US workers took off, and four times as much as their counterparts in Asia-Pacific (2.2 days).

Anti-Islam bloggers Pamela Geller, Robert Spencer banned from UK

Pamela Geller and Robert Spencer, two American bloggers, have been banned from the United Kingdom for their inflammatory views on Islam.

Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, taken to hospital for surgery

The husband of Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip, has been admitted to hospital due to abdominal problems.

Islamic center in London destroyed by fire after possible racist attack

An Islamic center north of London was destroyed by a fire in what is believed to be a racially-motivated attack.
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