David Cameron

Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron (AP Photo/PA)

Cameron to make 1st visit as UK leader to Israel

LONDON (AP) – Prime Minister David Cameron plans to make his first visit as British leader to Israel and the Palestinian territories this week. Cameron’s Downing Street office says he will meet Israeli Prime Minister […]

03/10/2014

Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron (AP Photo/PA)

Cameron explains selfie at Mandela memorial

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron said he was only being polite when he posed for a selfie photo at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service — deflecting complaints that he was being disrespectful during […]

12/11/2013

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, left, chats with his Chinese counterpart Li Yuanchao before heading to their luncheon at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing, China Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, Pool)

Biden spotlights China treatment of US journalists

BEIJING (AP) — Casting a spotlight on China’s controls on the media, Vice President Joe Biden met with U.S. journalists working in Beijing Thursday after publicly criticizing how they’re treated by China’s government. Closing a […]

12/05/2013

Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond and Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon hold copies of its  blueprint for independence after it was launched at the Science Centre in Glasgow Tuesday Nov. 26, 2013. (AP Photo/Andrew Milligan/PA)

Scotland sets out blueprint for independence

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — An independent Scotland would continue to use the pound sterling as its currency, remain in the European Union and join the NATO military alliance, Scotland’s government said Tuesday. In the first […]

11/26/2013

Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson arrives at The Old Bailey law court in London, Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

Prosecutor says tabloid editor directed hacking

LONDON (AP) — Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson sent an email telling a news editor to “do his phone” in relation to an alleged target of phone hacking, a British prosecutor said […]

11/01/2013

Former newspaper editor Rebekah Brooks and husband Charlie Brooks, obscured behind right, arrive at The Old Bailey law court in London, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013.  (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

UK phone-hacking trial opens for top Murdoch aides

LONDON (AP) — The trial of two former top editors of Rupert Murdoch’s defunct News of the World began Monday with the selection of a jury to hear the complex and high-profile case sparked by […]

10/28/2013

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Facebook works to warn users about violent content

LONDON (AP) — Facebook announced Tuesday it was working on new ways to keep users from stumbling across gruesome content on its website following an outcry over the discovery of beheading videos there. The controversy […]

10/22/2013

Broadcaster Sir David Frost (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, file)

David Frost, known for Nixon interview, dies

LONDON (AP) — Veteran British journalist and broadcaster David Frost, who won fame around the world for his TV interviews with former President Richard Nixon, has died, his family told the BBC. He was 74. […]

09/01/2013

President Barack Obama, flanked by Vice President Joe Biden, talks about the crisis in Syria to media gathered in the Rose Garden of the White House Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

France to await US congressional decision on Syria

PARIS (AP) — France will wait for its parliament and the U.S. Congress to consider possible military action on Syria before making a decision about whether to launch strikes against Bashar Assad’s regime, President Francois […]

08/31/2013

President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Obama to seek congressional OK for Syria action

WASHINGTON (AP) — Short on support at home and allies abroad, President Barack Obama unexpectedly stepped back from a missile attack against Syria on Saturday and instead asked Congress to support a strike punishing Bashar […]

08/31/2013

In this image taken from video obtained from the Shaam News Network Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, members of the UN investigation team take samples from the ground in the Damascus countryside of Zamalka, Syria. (AP Photo/Shaam News Network via AP video)

Obama to seek Congressional approval for military use

WASHINGTON (AP) – Delaying what had appeared to be an imminent strike, President Barack Obama says he will seek congressional approval before launching any military action meant to punish Syria for its alleged use of […]

08/30/2013

AP graphic shows details of the Tomahawk cruise missile and a map shows range of of Syria’s air defense system.

US readies possible solo action against Syria

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Thursday prepared for the possibility of launching unilateral American military action against Syria within days as Britain opted out in a stunning vote by Parliament. Facing skepticism at […]

08/29/2013

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