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The scene outside the London Palladium in the west end of London after Oxford Circus station was evacuated Friday Nov. 24, 2017. British police said Friday they were responding to reports of an incident at Oxford Circus subway station, one of London's busiest. (Yui Mok/PA via AP)
November 24, 2017 - 2:01 pm
LONDON (AP) — Shoppers scattered in panic and police flooded one of London's busiest areas Friday after multiple reports of shots being fired at Oxford Circus subway station. But an hour later police said they had found no sign of any gunshots, suspects or casualties. The panic erupted on one of...
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FILE - This is a June. 2, 1953 file photo of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, as they wave to supporters from the balcony at Buckingham Palace, following her coronation at Westminster Abbey. London. (AP Photo/Leslie Priest, File)
November 20, 2017 - 8:29 am
LONDON (AP) — Britain is marking the 70th wedding anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II and her husband Prince Philip with a peal of bells, a set of portraits and some commemorative stamps. The then-Princess Elizabeth married naval Lt. Philip Mountbatten at Westminster Abbey on Nov. 20, 1947. Now 91,...
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In this handout photo issued by Camera Press and taken in Nov. 2017, Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip pose for a photograph in the White Drawing Room at Windsor Castle, England. Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip are marking 70 years since they wed in London’s Westminster Abbey. At the time, Princess Elizabeth was just 21 and Philip, a naval officer, was 26. Their wedding was a spark of joy and celebration in a country just recovering from World War II. (Matt Holyoak/Camera Press via AP)
November 19, 2017 - 4:36 am
LONDON (AP) — When Britain's 21-year-old Princess Elizabeth married 26-year-old Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten at Westminster Abbey in 1947, the wedding sparked joy and celebration in a country just recovering from World War II. Seven decades on, the couple who would become Queen Elizabeth II and...
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November 06, 2017 - 8:27 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump expressed "great confidence" in Saudi leaders Monday amid what the kingdom describes as an ongoing anti-corruption push, writing in a tweet, "They know exactly what they are doing." In a two-part Twitter message sent from Tokyo, Trump said he has great...
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FILE- In this Sunday, March 7, 2010 file photo, Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal al-Saud attends the speech of King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz al-Saud of Saudi Arabia, at the Saudi Shura "consultative" council in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia has arrested dozens of princes and former government ministers, including a well-known billionaire with extensive holdings in Western companies, as part of a sweeping anti-corruption probe, further cementing King Salman and his crown prince son's control of the kingdom. A high-level employee at Prince Alwaleed bin Talal's Kingdom Holding Company told The Associated Press that the royal was among those detained overnight Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File)
November 05, 2017 - 1:03 pm
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia's heir to the throne is overseeing an unprecedented wave of arrests of dozens of the country's most powerful princes, military officers, influential businessmen and government ministers — some of them potential rivals or critics of the crown prince, whose...
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FILE - In this July, 23, 2017 file photo, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman poses while meeting with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia's King Salman on Saturday, Nov. 11 2017, removed a prominent prince who headed the National Guard, replaced the economy minister and announced the creation of a new anti-corruption committee. (Presidency Press Service/Pool Photo via AP, File)
November 05, 2017 - 5:39 am
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The Latest on Saudi Arabia, where dozens of princes and former ministers have been arrested as authorities announce an anti-corruption drive (all times local): 1:40 p.m. The Ritz Carlton hotel chain says it is "evaluating the situation" at its hotel in the Saudi capital...
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The royal honor guard walk in the funeral procession and royal cremation ceremony of late Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej, in Bangkok, Thailand, Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017. Tearful Thais clad in black mourned on Bangkok's streets or at viewing areas around the nation Thursday as elaborate funeral ceremonies steeped in centuries of royal tradition were held for King Bhumibol Adulyadej following a year of mourning. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)
October 26, 2017 - 3:13 am
BANGKOK (AP) — Tearful Thais clad in black mourned on Bangkok's streets or at viewing areas around the nation Thursday as elaborate funeral ceremonies steeped in centuries of royal tradition were held for King Bhumibol Adulyadej following a year of mourning. Three separate and intensely solemn...
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Thai mourners sits in front of the Royal Crematorium and funeral complex to take a part ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand, Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017. Thailand on Wednesday began an elaborate five-day funeral for King Bhumibol Adulyadej with his son, the new monarch, performing Buddhist merit-making rites in preparation for moving Bhumibol's remains to a spectacular golden crematorium. (AP Photo/Wason Wanichakorn)
October 25, 2017 - 9:35 pm
BANGKOK (AP) — A ceremony in an ornate throne hall Thursday morning began the transfer of the remains of Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej to his spectacular golden crematorium in the royal quarter of Bangkok after a year of mourning for the monarch Thais hailed as "Father." Three separate and...
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FILE - A May 20, 2017 file photo of Gary Goldsmith, 52, the Duchess of Cambridge's uncle, in Englefield, England. Goldsmith has been charged with assault by beating after an incident in Wimpole Street, London, in the early hours of Friday. Goldsmith was released on bail and is due to appear at Westminster Magistrates Court on October 31. (Justin Tallis/PA via AP, File)
October 14, 2017 - 6:15 am
LONDON (AP) — British police say they've charged the uncle of the Duchess of Cambridge with assault after a late-night altercation in a London street. The Metropolitan Police force says Gary Goldsmith faces a charge of assault by beating over an incident near his home Friday at 1:20 a.m. British...
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ARCHIVO- En esta fotografía de archivo del 29 de marzo de 2014, Aziza Yousef maneja un automóvil en una autopista en Riad, Arabia Saudí. El martes 26 de septiembre de 2017, Arabia Saudí anunció que las mujeres tendrán el derecho a manejar por primera vez en la historia a partir de junio de 2018, cumpliendo una demanda de los defensores de los derechos de la mujer. (AP Foto/Hasan Jamali, Archivo)
September 27, 2017 - 7:46 am
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia's surprise decision to grant women the right to drive in the conservative kingdom marks a significant expansion in women's rights, but activists said Wednesday it is also only the first step in a long list of demands for equality. Saudi Arabia was the only...
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