(LONDON) -- British rail and postal workers on Thursday canceled scheduled strikes after Queen Elizabeth II died earlier that day. The moves pause worker protests that in recent months have involved hundreds of thousands of workers and at times disrupted train and mail services across... Read More.
Kevin Spacey appeared in a London court on Thursday morning and was granted unconditional bail just days after The Metropolitan Police formally charged the actor with several alleged sexual assault crimes. Spacey did not enter pleas to these charges during his appearance at London's Westminster Magistrates'... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Thousands of employees in the U.K. will be working four days a week for the next six months, in the largest such pilot program to date. ABC News' "Start Here" podcast reported that 70 companies, ranging from fish-and-chip shops to digital marketing... Read More.
Kevin Spacey said Tuesday he plans to "voluntarily appear" before British courts to defend himself against four charges of sexual assault authorized against the actor last week. In a statement given exclusively to ABC's Good Morning America, Spacey said he is "confident" he can prove... Read More.
Kevin Spacey has been charged with four counts of sexual assault against three men in the United Kingdom, the U.K.’s Crown Prosecution Service confirmed Thursday.Rosemary Ainslie, head of the CPS Special Crime Division, said in a statement, “The CPS has authorized criminal... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New Coke bottles have started appearing in the U.K. as the popular soda brand continues on its path toward more sustainable packaging. "As part of Coca-Cola’s journey towards a World Without Waste, we are transitioning to a new packaging system in Great... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Several people in England have tested positive for monkeypox, according to the U.K. Health Security Agency. Officials announced Monday four more cases of the rare disease have been detected, bringing the total to seven. The most recent infections do not seem to be connected... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, the United States has closely followed what the United Kingdom had done to combat the virus from its early response to its vaccination rollout. Outbreaks in Great Britain have been harbingers of what's to come... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the COVID-19 pandemic has swept the globe, more than 5.1 million people have died from the disease worldwide, including over 775,000 Americans, according to real-time data compiled by Johns Hopkins University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering. Just 59.1% of the... Read More.