Regulador investiga compra accionaria de Amazon en Deliveroo

LONDRES (AP) — El regulador de competencia de Gran Bretaña abrió una investigación el viernes sobre la compra que hizo Amazon de una participación significativa en el servicio de entrega de alimentos ...

UK lawmakers urge new law in campaigning in digital age

LONDON (AP) — An influential British parliamentary committee urged the government Tuesday to urgently bring forward new laws addressing campaigning techniques in the digital age, insisting that democr...

Hunt pledges to put 'heart & soul' into Tory race

LONDON (AP) — Ringing a bell seemed a safe photo opportunity for Jeremy Hunt as he sought to show London was ready to host a problem-free Olympic Games in 2012. But the bell broke apart, its base flyi...

D-Day veterans choke back tears to ensure memories live on

PORTSMOUTH, England (AP) — I make old soldiers cry. Old sailors, too. And airmen. Even Marines. Makes no difference. I know that makes me sound cruel. But I had to ...

Looking for a ride to Omaha; British veteran remembers WWII

ABOARD THE BOUDICCA, England (AP) — Donald Hitchcock is a proud British veteran, but he's desperate to spend D-Day on Omaha Beach with the Americans he served alongside. He also wants to honor the sac...

Suddenly it's D-Day again; aging veterans recall invasion

ABOARD THE BOUDICCA IN THE ENGLISH CHANNEL (AP) — The veterans hobble along on canes and lean on walking frames now, slower and weaker than they were on D-Day, when they stormed the Normandy beaches w...

D-Day veterans look forward to Channel crossing

DOVER, England (AP) — It took but a few moments for retired Rear Adm. John Roberts to get back into the swing of military life as he arrived Sunday at the English Channel port of Dover to board a ship...

UK volunteers still honor US airmen, 75 years after D-Day

TOPCROFT, England (AP) — David Woodrow, 95, raises the American flag beside a memorial on his farm in eastern England every morning, weather permitting. He makes sure that memorial i...

D-Day still takes an emotional toll on vets, 75 years on

SOUTHWICK, England (AP) — Leonard "Ted" Emmings has had a mission for 75 years. The night before the D-Day landings, Emmings and his shipmates on a Royal Navy landing craft learned t...

75 years later, D-Day veteran still feels the pull of duty

LONDON (AP) — George Skipper was in a hurry. Having overslept, the D-Day veteran gunned his mobility scooter across the quad at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, the tail of his scarlet co...

Wool wrap for royal baby suggests tradition will win out

LONDON (AP) — Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor slept through his first press conference, but royal experts say the merino wool wrap in which he snuggled said a lot about how his parents, Prince Har...

UK climate panel sets big goals: less meat, drive electric

LONDON (AP) — The U.K. should eliminate almost all greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 by rapidly adopting policies that will change everything from the way people heat their homes to what they eat, an i...

UK climate panel sets big goals: less meat, drive electric

LONDON (AP) — The U.K. should effectively eliminate greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 by rapidly adopting policies that will change everything from the way people heat their homes to what they eat, an ...

Worth the risk? It's not easy to put a value on a cathedral

LONDON (AP) — Rebuilding Notre Dame, the 800-year-old Paris cathedral devastated by fire this week, will cost billions of dollars as architects, historians and artisans work to preserve the medieval l...

Brexhaustion: Long, grinding Brexit is stressing people out

LONDON (AP) — Elly Wright can't sleep through the night. The Dutch native, who has lived in Britain for 51 years, keeps thinking about the black boots of Nazi soldiers marching by he...