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Environment

Banksy mural on garage in Wales sold but will stay in place

A British art dealer says he has bought a mural stenciled by street artist Banksy on a garage wall in Wales for more than 100,000 pounds ($129,000)

Jan 18, 2019

World Economic Forum warns of impact of global tensions

Organizers of next week's Davos forum say that international tensions and nationalist politics can further weigh on the global economy this year.

Jan 16, 2019

UK honors cave rescue divers, Twiggy, Monty Python's Palin

British divers who came to the rescue of young soccer players trapped inside a flooded cave in Thailand are among those being recognized in Britain's New Year's Honors List

Dec 28, 2018

Banksy's new artwork in Wales: A comment on air pollution?

Street artist and social commentator Banksy has apparently popped up in Wales, leaving a new artwork on a garage in Port Talbot that references the town's air pollution

Dec 19, 2018

Frogs, fish and small birds die in English zoo fire

Chester Zoo says insects, frogs, fish and small birds perished in a fire that broke out in an enclosure devoted to exotic tropical habitats

Dec 16, 2018

Visitors evacuated, animals moved after fire at British zoo

A British zoo says a fire has broken out at one of its enclosures and that visitors were evacuated

Dec 15, 2018

Computing

EU top court adviser: Google can limit right to be forgotten

Europe top court adviser says Google doesn't have to extend "right to be forgotten" rules to search engines globally

Jan 10, 2019

China's Huawei faces new setbacks in Europe's telecom market

Chinese tech giant Huawei faces new setbacks in Europe's telecom market as dispute with US deepens

Dec 23, 2018

AP Exclusive: Iran hackers hunt nuke workers, US officials

The Associated Press has found that a hacking group often nicknamed Charming Kitten has spent the past month trying to break into the personal emails of more than a dozen U.S. Treasury officials

Dec 13, 2018

AP Exclusive: Iran hackers hunt nuclear workers, US targets

The Associated Press has found that a hacking group often nicknamed Charming Kitten has spent the past month trying to break into the personal emails of more than a dozen U.S. Treasury officials

Dec 13, 2018

Leak site's launch shows dilemma of radical transparency

A new leak website's struggle with what to keep on its shelves is illustrating the difficulty of balancing full transparency with respect for privacy in an age of mass disclosures

Dec 3, 2018

Google to charge for apps on Android phones in Europe

Google to start charging for pre-installed apps on Android phones sold in Europe

Oct 16, 2018