England

Hospital official says Pakistani girl could make 'good recovery'

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) – A hospital official in central England says a 14-year-old Pakistani girl “has a chance of making a good recovery.” The girl (Malala Yousufzai) was flown to England today from Pakistan, where […]

10/15/2012

UK teen hospitalized after swigging nitrogen drink

LONDON (AP) – Authorities say a British teen has had her stomach removed after she ingested a cocktail prepared with liquid nitrogen, an exotic ingredient often used by bartenders to add a touch of drama […]

10/08/2012

Today in History, September 28 (video)

Highlights of this day in history: Ariel Sharon visits Jerusalem’s Temple Mount; The American Revolution’s last battle begins; William the Conqueror invades England; First round-the-world flight ends; Jazz great Miles Davis dies.

09/28/2012

Olympic cleanup

(AP) – The sand, volleyballs and bikinis have departed London’s government district, leaving politicians and civil servants behind. Workers using fork-lift trucks, cherry pickers and small cranes have begun dismantling the temporary Olympic beach volleyball […]

08/13/2012

The Queen's Diamond Jubilee

(AP) – The River Thames became a royal highway Sunday, as Queen Elizabeth II led a motley but majestic flotilla of more than 1,000 vessels in a waterborne pageant to mark her Diamond Jubilee. In […]

06/03/2012

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