Sebastien Roblin Security, Europe Obsolete? The United Kingdom did more than any nation to pioneer armored warfare, and its Challenger 2 stands amongst the best tanks in the world. The sixty-two-ton tank established a reputation for exceptional toughness during combat in Iraq. Show More Summary
Nolan Peterson Security, From aircraft carriers. USS GEORGE H.W. BUSH, Mediterranean Sea—During the early days of World War II, the United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Winston Churchill made a memorable comment about British pilots’ defense...Show More Summary
A strange moving object that flew over Cornwall in England last week made some think aliens have visited the United Kingdom. Believed to be a UFO, the object disappeared and rematerialized in the sky, leaving many locals wondering what...Show More Summary
Your browser does not support iframes. Of all the ways that an Open Championship course can break you—wind, rain, gorse, gloom—the most sinister of all are the pot bunkers that dot courses all over the United Kingdom. Imagine a holeShow More Summary
What would the Open Championship be without some rain and wind across the United Kingdom. Rain and wind are expected to impact the second round of the Open Championship at The Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport. There could be more...Show More Summary
Video. The next Kingsman movie is going to examine the very special relationship shared by the US and the United Kingdom... mainly by having both country's spy agencies, the Kingsman and the Statesmen, take the piss out of each other. But on top of that, it's going to give us some truly spectacular action, too. More »
(Burness) The nonprofit International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM) announced today that it has received a £12 million (US$15.6 million) award over four years from the United Kingdom government through the Department for International...Show More Summary
Traces of fecal bacteria have been found in drinks at three of the world's biggest fast-food chains in the United Kingdom.
Newcastle (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Newcastle United have wrapped up the signing of England under-21 international winger Jacob Murphy from Championship side Norwich City for a reported fee of £12 million (13.6 million euros, $15.6 million), the club confirmed Wednesday. Show More Summary
Earlier this week, Jane Austen became the first woman writer to be featured on a bank note in the United Kingdom. The Pride And Prejudice author joins such other literary greats as Charles Dickens and William Shakespeare, though the Austen £10 banknote is the only one currently in circulation. Show More Summary
An increasing number of people in the United Kingdom make too much money to qualify for social housing, but struggle to afford high rent prices. Prefabricated homes manufactured at the Legal & General Leeds factory could meet housing...Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - Brexit poses a fundamental challenge to the future of the United Kingdom by removing the European Union law that has helped to bind it together, a committee of lawmakers from the British parliament's upper house said on Wednesday.
Behind the thousand-year-old church whose windows look out on the noisy redshanks and oystercatchers hunting for mussels and crabs in Morecambe Bay, beyond the stone cut graves featured on the cover of one of many unofficial Best of Black Sabbath albums, is a small graveyard. Sarah Hannah Jones was buried there after she died on September 5, 1909. Show More Summary
The role of sovereign of the United Kingdom comes with many perks. Strangers, friends, and even your immediate family bow to you. Servants wait on you hand and foot. Clothing from the world's finest designers is made to order. And you have one heck of a real-estate portfolio. Britain's Queen Elizabeth II marked a milestone on Sept. Show More Summary
On Thursday, the best golfers in the world will begin a golf tournament in Southport, United Kingdom. The event is one of the four biggest on the golf calendar. Most Americans know it as the British Open. The organizers are very, very unhappy about that. Show More Summary
Sadiq Khan, London’s first Muslim mayor, has made no secret of his opposition to President Trump visiting the United Kingdom, but he went further in an interview with CNN. “State visits are different from a normal visit and at a time...Show More Summary
A United Kingdom study recently concluded that biofuels can have a critical role to play in the mitigation of future climate change risks, but not if they are derived from food crops.
18 July 1960: Aubrey Jones, former minister of Fuel and Power, makes the case for joining Europe The suggestion that the United Kingdom might join the European Coal and Steel Community and Euratom, while still remaining apart from the European Common Market, may or may not be found to be acceptable to the six countries of the European Community. Show More Summary
For once, foreign bankers are the most popular people in Europe, as pols in Ireland, France, Germany, and beyond try to recruit financial operations that will likely be disrupted by the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union. Friday was the deadline for international financial institutions based in the U.K. Show More Summary
There’s a new United Kingdom trailer for Lionsgate and CBS Films’ American Assassin starring Dylan O’Brien as Mitch Rapp in the film adaptation of Vince Flynn’s novel. There’s some new footage and the effect is even more intense than the first trailer. Show More Summary