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  • Hours after a British soldier in Afghanistan told medics she was suffering from stomach pains, the Royal Artillery gunner unexpectedly gave birth to a boy — the first child ever born to a member of Britain's armed forces in combat.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 07, 2012, 9:00 PM EST
  • International governments should seek a moratorium on offshore drilling in the Arctic amid concern an oil spill in the region could cause catastrophic environmental damage, British lawmakers said Thursday.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 07, 2012, 8:30 PM EST
  • In this Dec. 7, 2006 file photo, the coffin of former Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko is carried during his funeral at Highgate Cemetery in north London.

    Inquest into the poisoning death of former Russian agent Alexander Litvinenko should consider whether Russian authorities were involved, said a sennior British judge. 

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 07, 2012, 8:00 PM EST
  • Two people were arrested Tuesday in the sprawling police inquiries probing alleged misconduct by the media, public officials and others in the wake of Britain's tabloid phone hacking scandal.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 06, 2012, 11:00 PM EST