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Lord claims ex-RBS chief covering up relationship

Lord claims ex-RBS chief covering up relationship

LONDON- Lord Ben Stoneham, using the legal shield of parliamentary privilege, suggested that Sir Fred Goodwin obtained a so-called super injunction to ban reporting of the alleged relationship. Stoneham’s statement allowed news media to...

UK retail sales boosted in April by royal wedding

UK retail sales boosted in April by royal wedding

LONDON The Office for National Statistics said Thursday that in terms of value, rather than volume, sales were 1.6 percent higher compared with March. The agency said sales volume for supermarkets and food stores...

Jay Chou, Leehom Wang lead Golden Melody nominees

Jay Chou, Leehom Wang lead Golden Melody nominees

HONG KONG Chou's "Superman Can't Fly," Wang's "Things You Don't Know" and Mok's "Perfect Loneliness" are up for song of the year, along with Eric Hung's "Flower of Love," Jody Chiang's "I Wanted to...

Royal wedding hat auctioned for charity

Royal wedding hat auctioned for charity

LONDON- The famous creation — some said it looked like antlers on the princess’ head — will be sold on eBay with the proceeds to go to the charities UNICEF and Children in Crisis....

Fergie’s retreat to Thailand spent at luxury spa

Fergie’s retreat to Thailand spent at luxury spa

BANGKOK- The Duchess of York told “The Oprah Winfrey Show” in an interview that aired Wednesday that she sought refuge in Thailand to ease the blow of missing Prince William’s marriage to Kate Middleton,...

Suit seeks to nullify Schwarzenegger commutation

Suit seeks to nullify Schwarzenegger commutation

SAN DIEGO District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis told reporters the lawsuit filed by her office on behalf of the victims is believed to be the first of its kind in the U.S. The civil lawsuit...

Lady Gaga brings drama to 'American Idol'

Lady Gaga brings drama to 'American Idol'

LOS ANGELES The eccentric pop superstar pushed the Fox show's top four finalists to add theatrics to their Wednesday performances of Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller songs. Her advice that Scotty McCreery should pretend...

Indian police briefly detain Sonia Gandhi's son

Indian police briefly detain Sonia Gandhi's son

LUCKNOW, India Shashank Shekhar Singh says that Congress party lawmaker Rahul Gandhi was detained in a village in Uttar Pradesh state and later sent back to the capital New Delhi on Thursday. He says...

iPhone GPS aids in capture of car theft suspect

iPhone GPS aids in capture of car theft suspect

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado Officials at the El Pas County Sheriff's office said 29-year-old Joshua Mitzelfelt allegedly stole a truck left unattended and running in a driveway Tuesday morning. The owner's iPhone was on the...

Lady Gaga to debut songs on online game FarmVille

Lady Gaga to debut songs on online game FarmVille

LOS ANGELES The singer, known for her outrageous styles and hits such as "Poker Face" and "Bad Romance," will allow singles from "Born This Way" (due out May 23) to be heard within a...