Health

Homicide rate in London on the rise; knife crime to blame

Apr 2, 2018

The homicide rate in London has increased each month so far this year as the British capital suffers an increase in knife-related crime

Medical ethics: UK uses data from doctors to find migrants

Apr 1, 2018

To track down refugees in Britain who may have broken immigration rules, the government is turning to a new and controversial source of information: doctors

The Latest: Russian envoys leave Washington to head home

Mar 31, 2018

In Washington, some of the 60 Russian diplomats being expelled from the United States in the poisoned spy dispute have been seen boarding a bus and leaving the Russian Embassy in the U.S. capital

Russian ex-spy likely poisoned at front door, UK police say

Mar 28, 2018

British police say that the Russian ex-spy and his daughter left critically ill in a nerve agent attack three weeks ago were probably poisoned at the front door of their home in southwestern England

Historic vote: Ireland sets abortion referendum for May 25

Mar 28, 2018

Ireland will have a May 25 referendum on whether to lift a constitutional ban on most abortions

Viola player wins legal case over orchestral ear damage

Mar 28, 2018

Britain's High Court has ruled in favor of a viola player who says he suffered irreparable hearing damage from loud music at rehearsals, in a case likely to reverberate through the music world

The Latest: New Zealand faulted for not expelling Russians

Mar 28, 2018

New Zealand is facing criticism for not expelling any Russian diplomats or spies after many of its allies said they would do so in solidarity with Britain after a former spy was attacked with nerve agent on British soil

UK's May: Poisoned spy Skripal, daughter may never recover

Mar 26, 2018

British prime minister Theresa May says former spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter may never recover from a nerve-agent attack that has left them in critical condition

Joseph Parker punching harder after surgery, team says

Mar 22, 2018

Joseph Parker's team says the WBO heavyweight champion is at "maximum speed and power" ahead of his unification fight against Anthony Joshua

UK opposition leader: Don't rush to blame Moscow in spy case

Mar 16, 2018

The United States and other allies have united behind the U.K. government in blaming Russia for the nerve-agent poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia

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