The Metropolitan Police is to pay £425,000 to a woman whose child was fathered by a man she did not know was an undercover police officer.
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There's an entire industry in American politics built around finding and mobilizing voters, largely constructed by Democrats who have been innovating in the field for more than a decade.
The Queen sends her first tweet to launch the London Science Museum's ambitious new Information Age gallery.
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CNN's Christiane Amanpour visits an installation of thousands of ceramic poppies at the Tower of London.
A spider has unexpectedly appeared on camera as Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls was being interviewed about the latest GDP figures.
Bus driver bags purse-snatcher with a bat. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on instant karma caught on camera.
A T-shirt company named FCKH8 has released a controversial viral campaign featuring cursing young girls.
Voters are going to the polls in Botswana in what is expected to be the closest general elections in the world's largest diamond producer.
A chain of attacks and plots in rapid succession in the Western world by assailants with a radical interpretation of Islam have raised suspicion that a hatchet attack on NYPD officers could be the latest link.
Although he's vowed to keep his famous chops to himself, the world will soon find out if Luis Suarez can keep bagging goals without literally leaving his mark on defenders.
Jeb Bush was blitzed with questions Thursday about his presidential ambitions in a private session with top South Carolina donors and business leaders, multiple sources at the meeting told CNN.
TOKYO - Former Japanese Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda will meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping next Wednesd...