LONDON — When Nicola Thorp was sent home for refusing to wear high heels to her job as a receptionist in London’s financial district, she did not cower in her sensible flats.
LONDON Britain’s upper house of parliament voted on Tuesday to give lawmakers more power to reject the final terms of the country’s exit from the European Union, ignoring pleas from Prime Minister Theresa May’s government not to hamstring their negotiations.
WASHINGTON — President Trump on Monday signed a revised version of his executive order banning migrants from predominantly Muslim nations, removing citizens from Iraq from the original travel embargo and scrapping a provision that explicitly protected religious minorities.
Kevin Pietersen, Shane Warne and Sir Ian Botham are among a number of cricketing legends added to the field for the Celebrity Pro-Am ahead of the BMW PGA Championship.
Tennis legend Ilie Nastase has backed former world No 1 Novak Djokovic to bounce back following a troublesome time with his lack of form and confidence.
Open champion Henrik Stenson returns from illness to headline the field at this week’s Valspar Championship, live on Sky Sports.
TOKYO — The apparent success of four simultaneous missile launchings by North Korea on Monday raised new alarms about the threat to its neighbors and its progress toward developing an ability to overcome their ballistic missile defense systems, including those that have yet to be deployed.