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04/21/2017 10:41 AM
Carrie Fisher's 'Catastrophe' co-stars recall her final days

The creators of Amazon's "Catastrophe," which stars Carrie Fisher in one of her final roles, said they were shocked by her unexpected death last year and had bigger plans for her character. "We had no idea.

04/21/2017 05:43 AM
The Latest: Passers-by wary after new attack in Paris

Parisian commuters and tourists are walking warily past police tape around the Champs-Elysees after an attack that some say may push voters to favor far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen. Retiree Elena Worms, walking her dog near the Champs-Elysees, called the attack "destabilizing" and said she fears it will "push people to the extremes" in Sunday's presidential election.

04/20/2017 10:44 PM
Reports: US prosecutors weighing charges against WikiLeaks

Two media reports say U.S. prosecutors are preparing or closely considering charges against the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks, including its founder Julian Assange, for revealing sensitive government secrets. CNN reported Thursday that authorities are preparing to seek Assange's arrest.

04/20/2017 01:01 PM
Spanish royal visit to UK postponed due to early election

A top Spanish official says a Spanish royal visit to Britain will need to be rescheduled as a result of Britain's early election on June 8. King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain were to visit London and stay at Buckingham Palace with Queen Elizabeth II from June 6-8. But Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis said Thursday that Spain didn't deem it appropriate to continue with the state visit at a time when British officials will be campaigning and parliament will be dissolved.

04/20/2017 08:03 AM
Labour leader says UK election 'establishment vs people'

Facing steep odds and low popularity ratings, Britain's main opposition leader launched his election campaign on Thursday, painting himself as a populist outsider who will overturn a "rigged" political and economic system. Labour Party chief Jeremy Corbyn said the June 8 election pitted "the establishment vs. the people" and insisted the result is not a foregone conclusion.

04/19/2017 08:06 PM
London man pleads guilty to assault after abusing girlfriend -

Travis Allemang, 26, of London, made his plea in Madison County Common Pleas Court Wednesday after it was determined that he could not plead guilty by reason of insanity and that he was competent to stand trial. The professional determined that Allemang did suffer from a severe mental illness at the time of the incident, but he still knew the wrongfulness of his actions.

04/19/2017 12:52 PM
Burberry shares slide on weak sales report

Burberry shares plunged Wednesday after the U.K. luxury goods maker reported disappointing sales figures, with the fall in the pound in particular boosting spending by tourists in Britain. The company said that sales in the second half of its fiscal year fell 1 percent when stripping out the effect of shifts in currency exchange rates.

04/19/2017 07:58 AM
UK police name suspect in east London nightclub acid attack

Police investigating an acid attack at a London nightclub that left 20 people injured are searching for the boyfriend of a reality TV performer who has urged him to turn himself in. London police on Tuesday named Arthur Collins as a suspect wanted for questioning in the case, which left two men in their 20s seriously injured and needing hospital treatment in a specialist burns unit.

04/18/2017 10:43 PM
Watchdog says Sudan may have violated arms embargo

The Sudanese government of President Omar al-Bashir may have violated U.N. sanctions on arms sales with Iran and also skirted a European Union embargo, a weapons-monitoring group said Wednesday. The report by Conflict Armament Research says a cache captured from the Khartoum government forces may contain evidence of those violations.

04/18/2017 08:00 AM
Prince William speaks with Lady Gaga on mental health

Prince William has brought Lady Gaga on board with in his efforts to persuade people to be more open about their mental health and crush the stigma associated with the issue. The heir to the throne released a video on Tuesday in which he speaks with the pop superstar in a FaceTime call from his home in London to her home in Los Angeles.

04/17/2017 06:26 PM
Lions to raise funds for bridge -

The London Lions are raising funds for a bridge that will span this creek along North Walnut Street. The project is part of Access Cowling and will help connect the park to the recreational facilities across the street.

04/17/2017 09:49 AM
UK police investigating acid attack at London club; 12 hurt

Police said Monday 12 people were treated in hospitals for burns. None of the injuries was said to be life-threatening.

04/16/2017 04:23 PM
Secret UK tomb found to contain remains of 5 archbishops

A London museum has revealed that the remains of five archbishops of Canterbury were discovered inside a secret tomb beneath its building. The Garden Museum posted a statement and video Sunday revealing the find, which was made more than a year ago.

04/16/2017 12:07 PM
Kitschy foam dinosaurs outlive extinct Ohio amusement park

When Bill Green was 10, his summer highlight was the month spent at his grandparents' retirement home in Marblehead, fishing along Lake Erie, playing cards and, occasionally, visiting an odd amusement park down the road. Prehistoric Forest and Mystery Hill park had quirky scientific themes, such as a working volcano and water running uphill.

04/15/2017 10:59 PM
UK actor leaves behind TV version of acclaimed stage role

British actor Tim Pigott-Smith left behind a TV adaptation of one of his most acclaimed stage performances, the title role in "King Charles III." The drama starring Pigott-Smith, who died earlier this month at age 70, airs May 14 on PBS .