Travel

Man arrested at Buckingham Palace with stun gun

Sep 23, 2018

London police say a man has been arrested at the visitors' entrance to Buckingham Palace carrying a firearm

Brexit-backing pub chain drops Jagermeister, French brandy

Sep 12, 2018

A pub chain founded by a prominent Brexit supporter plans to stop selling French brandy and German Jagermeister liqueur and replace them with products from non-European Union countries

British Airways travelers' credit card details hacked

Sep 7, 2018

British Airways is promising to compensate customers after reporting a major hack of its website that compromised confidential credit card information

Transit delay: London's Crossrail won't open until fall 2019

Aug 31, 2018

London's new east-west railway, Crossrail, says it will miss its December opening by almost a year, with passenger services not starting until the fall of 2019

Harry and Meghan's wedding outfits to go on public display

Aug 28, 2018

The outfits Prince Harry and his bride Meghan wore at their wedding are to go on public display later this year at their wedding venue, Windsor Castle

Britain: Bodies of 2 missing fishermen found in North Sea

Aug 26, 2018

British authorities say a search in the North Sea for two missing fishermen has ended with the discovery of their bodies

Food, water tested at Egyptian hotel where Britons died

Aug 26, 2018

The chief executive of travel company Thomas Cook says experts are testing food, water and air conditioning systems at an Egyptian resort hotel where a British couple died in mysterious circumstances

Cruise ship rescues 3 fishermen from North Sea; 2 missing

Aug 25, 2018

An AP journalist onboard the Pacific Princess cruise ship says it turned around in the North Sea to rescue three men in a lifeboat who had sent up a flare but two others are still missing

UK tour operator moves guests out of Egyptian hotel

Aug 24, 2018

Tour operator Thomas Cook says it will move all of its customers out of a hotel at the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Hurghada after a couple who were staying there died under mysterious circumstances

Arts festivals say visa rules stop artists from visiting UK

Aug 22, 2018

Leaders of several major arts festivals say complex and inflexible visa rules are deterring international artists from coming to Britain

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