- Should Britain stay in the EU? Question hovers in election Updated: May-03-15 9:50 am
LONDON - Ian Robinson, co-owner of a small investment firm in London, is watching Britain's general election this Thursday with unease.
- UK sailors charged with sex assault in Canada relocate Updated: May-01-15 2:23 pm
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia - Four British sailors charged with sexual assault in Halifax, Nova Scotia, will be transferred to a Canadian military base in Alberta where the British military has a presence.
- British Gurkha troops supply clean water in native Nepal Updated: May-01-15 3:31 am
KATHMANDU, Nepal - A group of Nepal's Gurkhas serving in the British army have rushed back home to lend a hand in the recovery from the massive earthquake.
- UK trial: US soldier describes chaos after Iraq explosion Updated: Apr-29-15 12:20 pm
LONDON - A U.S. soldier has testified at a British court about the carnage after an explosion caused by an improvised bomb in Iraq in 2007.
- World offers help after Nepal quake, but few know scope yet Updated: Apr-25-15 11:06 pm
LONDON - As world leaders and global charities try to grasp the scope of an earthquake that devastated parts of tiny, mountainous Nepal, they are preparing emergency aid for the survivors but worrying how to make sure it gets there.
- Cameron makes football blunder in UK election speech Updated: Apr-25-15 10:45 am
LONDON - British Prime Minister David Cameron has made a blunder during his general election campaign when he forgot which football team he supported.
- Thousands honor soldiers on 100th year of Gallipoli battle Updated: Apr-25-15 10:05 am
GALLIPOLI, Turkey - For the first time at age 95, Bill Grayden has come to Gallipoli, where his father stormed the beach and took a bullet through his lung during the ill-fated British-led World War I invasion.
- Opposition leader accuses Cameron of weakening UK in world Updated: Apr-24-15 10:08 am
LONDON - British Labour Party leader Ed Miliband on Friday accused Prime Minister David Cameron of weakening Britain on the world stage with an isolationist foreign policy and uncertainty about membership in the European Union.
- EU leaders commit ships, aid to address migrant crisis Updated: Apr-23-15 7:08 pm
BRUSSELS - Late to the rescue, European leaders came through Thursday with pledges of big ships, aircraft and a tripling in funds to save lives in the Mediterranean after the deaths at sea of more than 1,300 migrants over the past three weeks, and agreed to lay the groundwork for military action against traffickers.
- The Latest: UN rights chief wants new EU line on migration Updated: Apr-20-15 11:14 am
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- The Latest: Migrant survivor says 950 aboard capsized boat Updated: Apr-19-15 4:27 pm
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- Austerity's legacy: British election focused on UK economy Updated: Apr-19-15 11:18 am
LONDON - Prime Minister David Cameron and his main opponent agree on one thing going into Britain's May 7 election: Voters should choose the next leader based on the health of the economy.
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- Canada charges 4 British Navy sailors with sex assault Updated: Apr-17-15 4:29 pm
TORONTO - Canada's military on Friday charged four British Navy sailors with sexual assault causing bodily harm at a Canadian Forces base in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
- Farage fights for seat as UKIP tries to build on gains Updated: Apr-17-15 8:44 am
DOVER, England - Saul Webster enjoys a good tipple, and nobody begrudges him one. But that doesn't make it good politics for the retired schoolteacher to pose for a campaign event with Nigel Farage, the U.K. Independence Party leader, while carrying a bottle of hard cider and a half-drained glass.
- 6 British soldiers reburied a century after dying in WWI Updated: Apr-16-15 9:25 am
PLOEGSTEERT, Belgium - Six British servicemen have been reburied in Flanders Fields over a century after they died in the chaotic first months of World War I.
- Romanian, US, British troops stage NATO-planned exercises Updated: Apr-15-15 10:55 am
SMARDAN, Romania - Some 2,200 Romanian, U.S., British and Moldovan troops will take part in military exercises in Romania, close to the Ukrainian border, beginning this week.
- In UK election, party promises range from nukes to bees Updated: Apr-15-15 9:49 am
LONDON - It's a common refrain: Politicians are all the same. The party platforms released this week for Britain's May 7 election tell a more diverse story, revealing, amid their hundreds of pages, which party wants to bring an NBA team to Britain and which has pledged to help bees.
- UK military monitors 3 Russian warships in English Channel Updated: Apr-14-15 11:49 am
LONDON - Britain's Ministry of Defense said Tuesday it was monitoring the activities of a Russian destroyer and two other ships in the English Channel.
- Canada to join US effort to train Ukrainian troops Updated: Apr-14-15 11:31 am
TORONTO - Canada is sending 200 military trainers to Ukraine, joining the U.S. and Britain an effort to bolster the country's forces against Russian aggression.
- Prince Harry meets Australian public at start of army trip Updated: Apr-06-15 6:44 am
CANBERRA, Australia - Britain's Prince Harry joked and chatted with an enthusiastic crowd Monday at his only scheduled public appearance during a monthlong embedment with Australia's army, declaring pride in his ginger hair and telling a self-obsessed younger generation that "selfies are bad."