The Smithsonian?s Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden has acquired new works by a dozen artists or artist groups from Iran, Japan, Mexico, Poland, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, the United Kingdom and the United States. ?The Hirshhorn...Show More Summary
Apple on Tuesday added 23 more companies to the list of U.S. banks supporting Apple Pay, simultaneously gearing up for the launch of the mobile payment service in the United Kingdom.
Ten years ago to the day, I awoke in an upscale hotel room in Charing Cross, London -- directly across from the Nelson Monument and Trafalgar Square. I was in the United Kingdom to promote my book, Iraq Confidential, which had just been published by I.B. Show More Summary
Apple Pay in the United Kingdom has yet to officially launch, but some banks are preparing for the upcoming release of the payments service and have begun allowing customers to register their cards for use with Apple Pay. Several Santander...Show More Summary
The United Kingdom is marking on Tuesday the tenth anniversary of the July 7, 2005, suicide bombings in London.
The United Kingdom general election dealt the Labour party a big defeat at the polls, but it also broke many important records, including the election of 27 lesbian, gay, bisexual and queer Members of Parliament (MPs). This makes the UK the country with the highest number of openly gay parliamentary members in the world. Show More Summary
In the United Kingdom, Amy Fynn’s daughter, Lilia, wasn’t breathing when she was born and doctors initially thought she was dead. For nine unbearable minutes, Amy watched as doctors attempted to resuscitate her child and bring her back to life. Thankfully, they were successful and now Lilia is nearly two-years-old. However, Lilia’s traumatic entrance into […]
In the United Kingdom, 20-year-old Simon Easterbrook stabbed his pregnant ex-girlfriend with a knife and beat her while screaming “I’m going to kick that baby out of you.” The woman, who was 18-weeks pregnant, broke up with Easterbrook earlier that year and he was seeking revenge. According to the Mirror Online, prior to the beating […]
MANCHESTER, United Kingdom (SND) — Manchester police report arresting a drunk man they found snacking on M&Ms and drinking a milkshake atop their van. At 10:56 PM, the Greater Manchester Police tweeted about the amusing encounter, saying: “Odd arrest early hours Sun; drunk man climbs on top of police van Piccadilly Gdns, happily tucking into his food + drink. […]
Why Costco Wins Globally Where Many Falter This year Costco will expand their presence in the United Kingdom, Japan and Spain. This membership format has found appeal in many foreign countries, and I see more success ahead. There are now 674 Costco warehouse clubs in operation globally--475 in the United States and [...]
The European Union would be better off without the United Kingdom as a member state if the country decides to leave the bloc through a referendum, Thierry Mariani, a member of the French delegation to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe Parliamentary Assembly (OSCE PA), told Sputnik on Monday.
“The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain (UOGB) – the longest-running group of its kind – took action against The United Kingdom Ukulele Orchestra (TUKUO), which played its first gig just four years ago, complaining it was a ‘copycat’ group and could lead to fans booking for the wrong event.”
Folks across the pond who have been anxiously waiting for Apple Pay to arrive should probably see it fit to mark their calendars because it appears that the payments service will soon be going live in the United Kingdom. Apple has already...Show More Summary
The current situation in Greece, the issue of redistribution of migrants among the EU member states and the debates on United Kingdom’s possible exit from the EU are among the vital issues that are tearing the very foundation of the European Union apart, Frank-Walter Steinmeier thinks.
David Cameron says a memorial dedicated to the victims of the deadly shooting in Tunisia as well as a separate site of remembrance for British citizens killed in terror attacks overseas will be built in the United Kingdom.
The 4th of July is a day to celebrate the independence of the United Sates from the United Kingdom. That’s right. No more king! Instead, we have a dictator named Obama. We couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate July 4th than with a Dot Com Lunch at Pho Ba Co. The weather was ideal, and we had a […]
Greeks, residing in the United Kingdom, held a rally on Saturday in solidarity with Greece ahead of a bailout referendum.
Apple Pay will reportedly go live in the United Kingdom on Tuesday, July 14. Apple has apparently informed retail staff in the UK to expect the system to go live on that date. 9to5Mac is also reporting that supermarket Waitress is distributing internal material with a July 14 date for Apple Pay as well. Show More Summary
Apple appears to be planning to enable its Apple Pay iPhone mobile payments service in the United Kingdom on July 14th, according to sources at multiple retailers. Apple has informed some Apple Retail employees in the U.K. that Apple Pay support will go live on that Tuesday, while an internal memos for supermarket Waitress […]
Awaiting is a psychological thriller from director Mark Murphy (The Crypt). Focusing on a reclusive cannibal, the film also involves a terrified victim. Awaiting will premiere at the United Kingdom's Film4 Frightfest Film Festival. And, the film stars Tony Curran (Gladiator), Diana Vickers and Rupert Hill. Show More Summary