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  • Photographers were following the car carrying Princess Diana when it crashed in a Paris tunnel in 1997.

    Scotland Yard launches new look at Princess Diana's death

    British tongues are atwitter after Scotland Yard announced over the weekend that police are giving the death of Princess Diana and her car companion Dodi al Fayed a second look, and taking seriously suggestions that the pair was not killed in an accidental crash but rather by special forces sent on a murder mission.


  • New Scotland Yard is the headquarters of London's Metropolitan Police, Britain's foremost and largest police service. (Associated Press)

    London police say they may move from New Scotland Yard

    It's not in Scotland. And it's missing a front yard. But anyone who has read a Sherlock Holmes novel can tell you that Scotland Yard equals London police.


  • 300 potential abuse victims emerge in BBC scandal

    The scale of the child sex abuse scandal engulfing the BBC expanded on Thursday as authorities announced that 300 potential victims had come forward with accusations against one of the broadcaster's most popular children's entertainers and that others might have acted with him.


  • ** FILE ** TV host Jimmy Savile (right) poses for photographers with a wax model at Madame Tussauds museum in London in 1986. (AP Photo/John Redman)

    U.K. police: 300 potential Savile abuse victims

    Disgraced BBC entertainer Jimmy Savile was investigated in the 1980s over an allegation of indecent assault, police said Thursday as they announced that 300 potential victims had come forward so far with abuse accusations against the late TV host.


  • UK: 300 potential Savile abuse victims emerge

    The scale of the child sex abuse scandal engulfing the BBC expanded on Thursday as authorities announced that 300 potential victims had come forward with accusations against one of the broadcaster's most popular children's entertainers and that others might have acted with him.


  • Britain's Prince Harry (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

    Photos of a naked Prince Harry raise security questions

    The photos were embarrassing, silly, and raunchy, but were they a security breach?


  • British police, headquartered at New Scotland Yard in London, on Monday arrested a dozen men suspected of plotting a large-scale terror attack. (AP Photo)

    U.K. police accuse trio of Pakistan terror training

    Three British Muslims - including a convert who was featured in a documentary about radical Islam and a former London police support officer - have been charged with traveling to Pakistan for terror training, police said early Thursday.


  • Scotland Yard deploys mobile fingerprint devices

    Scotland Yard says it's equipping its police officers with handheld fingerprint devices, something the force says will help identify suspects in a matter of seconds.


  • BOOK REVIEW: 'The Confession'

    Ian Rutledge, Britain's most haunted detective, is back in another dark and gripping saga linked to the grief of World War I. Charles Todd's latest book is launched when a dying man walks into Rutledge's office at Scotland Yard and confesses to killing his cousin during the war.


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