- Man guilty of slaying UK soldier sentenced to life Updated: Feb-26-14 1:22 pm
- Czech pilot who fought for UK, France dies at 95 Updated: Feb-20-14 1:08 pm
- Bomb scare at UK naval base declared false alarm Updated: Feb-17-14 7:14 am
- UK: Crude bombs sent to army recruitment offices Updated: Feb-13-14 3:57 pm
LONDON - An al-Qaida-inspired extremist was sentenced to life without parole Wednesday for hacking an off-duty British soldier to death on a London street in front of horrified passers-by.
PRAGUE - Fighter pilot Miroslav Standera, who fled Czechoslovakia to fight for the British and French air forces in World War II, has died at age 95.
LONDON - Police say a package that sparked a security incident at the Royal Navy warfare school in southern England did not pose a threat.
LONDON - The British government said Thursday that crude but viable package bombs sent to seven British army recruitment offices appear to be the work of Northern Ireland militants.