Paris marchers decry racism, far right rallies in London

PARIS (AP) — Paris riot police fired tear gas Saturday to disperse a largely peaceful but unauthorized protest of police brutality and entrenched racism, as France’s minorities increasingly push back ...

Veterans help UK children keep calm, cope with virus stress

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Hula hoops, camouflage mats and tires aren't typical supplies needed during the coronavirus pandemic. But they’re useful props as British army veteran Mike Hamilton prepares...

Britain divided over reopening schools as virus rules ease

LONDON (AP) — David Waugh is putting down barrier tape and spraying yellow lines on the ground outside the main door of his school near Manchester. Waugh, who oversees five schools i...

'Foretaste' of Brexit: Virus cuts off much of UK farm labor

LONDON (AP) — Britain's fruit and vegetable farmers have l ong dreaded their country's exit from the European Union, worrying that it would keep out the tens of thousands of Eastern European workers w...

Figures show hundreds of COVID-19 deaths in UK care homes

LONDON (AP) — Hundreds more people with COVID-19 have died in Britain than have been recorded in the government’s daily tally, official figures showed Tuesday — including a tide of deaths in nursing h...

With Johnson hospitalized, who's who in Britain's Cabinet?

LONDON (AP) — With British Prime Minister Boris Johnson hospitalized in intensive care after contracting the coronavirus, who's left to run the country? A look at the key players in Johnson's Cabinet:...

In Hong Kong, colonial flag still a symbol of prized values

LONDON (AP) — They smashed glass windows, sprayed rude graffiti and defaced Hong Kong's official emblem with black paint. But of all the dramatic photos showing hundreds of young protesters storming t...

Diana? Alice? Elizabeth? Britons bet on new royal baby name

LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, may be keeping plans about their impending baby under wraps, but that hasn't stopped everyone in Britain from trying to guess the sex and ...

Anything goes: Day 2 of London Fashion Week heats up

LONDON (AP) — Winter coats with sandals? Furry bags with long satin gowns? Anything goes as the fashion pack descends on London to take in the latest runway shows. Veteran designer Jasper Conran, mode...

US, UK step up cooperation against female genital mutilation

LONDON (AP) — Authorities in the U.S. and Britain said Friday they are stepping up cooperation to tackle female genital mutilation, staging joint operations at airports in London, New York and elsewhe...

US, UK step up cooperation against female genital mutilation

LONDON (AP) — Authorities in the U.S. and Britain said Friday they are stepping up cooperation to tackle female genital mutilation, staging joint operations at airports in London, New York and elsewhe...

V.S. Naipaul, Nobel Prize-winning author, dies at 85

LONDON (AP) — V.S. Naipaul, the Trinidad-born Nobel laureate whose precise and lyrical writing in such novels as "A Bend in the River" and "A House for Mr. Biswas" and brittle, misanthropic personalit...

Melania Trump meets children and vets, bowls in London

LONDON (AP) — U.S. first lady Melania Trump mingled with British veterans and schoolchildren — and had a go at a game of lawn bowls — as she made a solo outing to a historic London retirement home for...

Meghan Markle wears dress by UK designer Clare Waight Keller

WINDSOR, England (AP) — British designer Clare Waight Keller is the master designer behind the silk boat-necked gown and long veil worn by Meghan Markle as she walked down the flower-bedecked na...

Royal wedding dress: Will Meghan go trendy or classic?

LONDON (AP) — A dramatic ball gown, or a classic, simple silhouette? Sleeves, or bare shoulders? With less than a month to go until she marries Prince Harry at Windsor Castle on May ...