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A woman stands bandaged and wearing a blanket  given by emergency services following an incident at the Apollo Theatre, in London's Shaftesbury Avenue, Thursday evening, Dec. 19, 2013, during a performance at the height of the Christmas season. (AP Photo by Joel Ryan, Invision)

London theater partially collapses

LONDON (AP) — A theater in central London partially collapsed Thursday night during a performance at the height of the Christmas season, with police saying there were “a number” of casualties. It wasn’t immediately clear […]

12/19/2013

London Metropolitan Police badge logo. (AP Photo)

UK police: 3 women held captive for 30 years

LONDON (AP) — Three women have been freed after spending 30 years held captive in a south London home, including one woman believed to have spent her entire life in domestic slavery, police announced Thursday. […]

11/21/2013

Egyptian security forces clear a sit-in by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in the eastern Nasr City district of Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Ahmed Gomaa)

Reporter and cameraman shot dead in Egypt

CAIRO (AP) — A cameraman for British broadcaster Sky News and a Dubai-based newspaper reporter were killed during violence in Egypt Wednesday, their employers said. Sky said Mick Deane, 61, was shot and wounded while […]

08/14/2013

People and rescuers gather after an eight story building collapsed in Savar, Bangladesh. (AP Photo)

Bangladesh building-collapse toll tops 600

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — More than 600 bodies have been recovered from the garment-factory building that collapsed well over a week ago, police said Sunday as the grim recovery work continued in one of the […]

05/06/2013

Sperm whale secretion may spell fortune for UK man

LONDON (AP) — One very smelly sperm whale secretion may soon make one lucky British beachcomber a very happy man. Ken Wilman was walking along the beach when his dog, Madge, discovered a hard, soccer ball-sized piece of smelly rock.

01/31/2013

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