- Sire de Grugy claims popular win at Cheltenham Updated: Mar-12-14 2:17 pm
- Sunderland hires new sporting director Updated: Mar-12-14 1:57 pm
- Visiting British PM offers support to Israel Updated: Mar-12-14 12:59 pm
- Kerry to see Russian minister on hasty London trip Updated: Mar-12-14 11:08 am
- In remote Scotland, take a walk on the mild side Updated: Mar-12-14 10:56 am
- Prince Charles loses bid to keep letters private Updated: Mar-12-14 10:19 am
- English player gets 10-game ban for biting Updated: Mar-12-14 9:27 am
- Southampton hires ex-hockey coach as new chairman Updated: Mar-12-14 8:58 am
- Inventor of Web calls for digital bill of rights Updated: Mar-12-14 6:17 am
- British shoe-bomb plotter says he flew with bomb Updated: Mar-11-14 7:19 pm
- Holden out 6 to 9 months after more knee surgery Updated: Mar-11-14 7:17 pm
- 5 things to know about Barcelona vs. City Updated: Mar-11-14 3:37 pm
- FA rescinds Kaboul's red card Updated: Mar-11-14 2:53 pm
- Pardew banned for 7 games for head-butting player Updated: Mar-11-14 1:17 pm
- Bank of England chief grilled over forex scandal Updated: Mar-11-14 1:04 pm
- US investment firm builds up stake in Man United Updated: Mar-11-14 12:46 pm
- Co-op group CEO quits troubled mutual society Updated: Mar-11-14 12:31 pm
- Value of European listings hits 10-year average Updated: Mar-11-14 10:04 am
- London 'We Will Rock You' to close after 12 years Updated: Mar-11-14 9:43 am
- British transit union leader Bob Crow dies at 52 Updated: Mar-11-14 8:25 am
- New Zealanders to vote on changing national flag Updated: Mar-10-14 11:52 pm
- Caribbean adopts plan to seek slavery reparations Updated: Mar-10-14 9:53 pm
- Britain: Russia faces growing pressure over Crimea Updated: Mar-10-14 6:56 pm
- George Saunders wins Folio Prize for literature Updated: Mar-10-14 5:48 pm
- New kitten moves to Churchill's estate Updated: Mar-10-14 4:51 pm
Bought with the cash from a surprise 50th birthday present for a first-time racehorse owner, Sire de Grugy provided one of the feel-good stories of the Cheltenham Festival by winning the high-profile Queen Mother Champion Chase by six lengths on Wednesday.
SUNDERLAND, England - Sunderland has hired a new sporting director to work alongside manager Gus Poyet at the relegation-threatened Premier League team.
JERUSALEM - Visiting British Prime Minister David Cameron gave Israel a welcome boost of support from Europe Wednesday in a warm address its parliament, vowing to stand by Israel in opposing a nuclear Iran, combating Islamic extremism and rejecting boycott attempts against the Jewish state.
WASHINGTON - Secretary of State John Kerry says he will travel to London to meet Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov (SEHR'-gay LAHV'-rahf) on Friday in a last-ditch bid to avert a new crisis over Ukraine.
TARBERT, Scotland - I don't have much to tell you about Scotland, really. It's true, they have whisky, and kilts, and some people speak with an accent so thick that you wonder whether you're hearing English or Gaelic. All of that's fun. But I'm just here to tell you about the walks I took.
LONDON - Britain's Guardian won a court battle Wednesday in its efforts to disclose letters by Prince Charles - a decision the newspaper argues could shed light on whether he has used his position to meddle in politics.
LONDON - An English lower-league player has been banned for 10 matches by the English Football Association following allegations that he bit an opponent during a game.
SOUTHAMPTON, England - Barely two weeks after helping Canada's hockey team win a gold medal at the Sochi Olympics, Ralph Krueger has been hired as chairman of English Premier League club Southampton.
LONDON - The British inventor of the World Wide Web wants a digital bill of rights to protect Internet users from surveillance.
NEW YORK - A British man testifying in the terror trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law said Tuesday he flew on planes over the Middle East and Europe with explosives in a shoe after the Sept. 11 attacks but didn't detonate them because he was saving the bomb for an attack over America.
American midfielder Stuart Holden has undergone another operation to repair ligaments in his right knee and will be sidelined for six to nine months.
BARCELONA, Spain - Manchester City will need an epic comeback against Barcelona on Wednesday to reach the Champions League quarterfinals.
LONDON - The red card issued to Tottenham defender Younes Kaboul during a 4-0 loss to Chelsea in the Premier League has been rescinded by the English Football Association.
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew was banned for seven matches on Tuesday for head-butting an opposing player during a Premier League game, further besmirching the reputation of one of English football's most hot-headed coaches.
LONDON - Bank of England Governor Mark Carney on Tuesday sought to shield his institution from being dragged further into a global scandal over the alleged manipulation of foreign exchange markets.
LONDON - U.S. investment firm Baron Capital has bought nearly a quarter of all publicly-traded shares in New York-listed English soccer club Manchester United PLC.
LONDON - The chief executive of Co-operative Group, Euan Sutherland, has resigned, deeming the troubled mutual society as being ungovernable.
LONDON - In another sign that Europe's economy is turning the corner, a leading ratings agency found Tuesday that the value of new stock market listings more than tripled in 2013.
LONDON - We Will Rock You" won't be rocking in London much longer.
LONDON - British transit union leader Bob Crow - a hero to many of his members but a scourge to London commuters - has died at the age of 52.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - New Zealanders will soon get to vote on whether to change their national flag, which many view as a relic from a colonial past.
KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent - Leaders of Caribbean nations on Monday unanimously adopted a broad plan on seeking reparations from European nations for what they say are the lingering ill effects of the Atlantic slave trade on the region.
UNITED NATIONS - Russia is facing growing isolation and increasing pressure to stop a referendum in Ukraine's strategic Crimea Peninsula though it has shown no sign of softening its position and is still blocking Security Council action, Britain's U.N. ambassador said Monday.
LONDON - American writer George Saunders won the 40,000 pound ($67,000) Folio Prize for literature on Monday with his humorous and disturbing short-story collection "Tenth of December."
LONDON - There is a new kitten at the Winston Churchill estate.