Deloitte Fine: 14 Million Pounds, or $22 Million

The accounting firm that advised the MG Rover Group and the Phoenix Four, Deloitte & Touche, has been fined £14 million, or roughly $22 million U.S., for a conflict of interest. The Guardian reports that the Financial Reporting Council, which…

Britain’s Prince Andrew Accepts Police Apology After Confrontation

On Sunday, Britain’s Prince Andrew, the Duke of York, accepted an apology from police officers for a rather embarrassing incident that took place late Wednesday afternoon. Prince Andrew was stopped in the gardens of Buckingham Palace by two Metropolitan Police…

100-Vehicle Crash: Mystery Man Saves Lives

A 100-vehicle crash in Kent, England yesterday has locals stunned that no one was killed, but some say the reason for that had nothing to do with luck; an unnamed driver may well have saved dozens of lives with his…

100-Vehicle Crash in England Leaves No Fatalities

A car pile-up in Kent, England involving more than 100 vehicles left at least two dozen people with injuries on Thursday morning. While eight people were seriously injured in the pile-up, there haven’t been any reports of fatalities thus far.…

Malala Yousafzai: Books Are Anti-Terrorism “Weapons”

Tuesday, at the opening of the largest public library in Europe, 16-year-old Malala Yousafzai praised pens and books as, “the weapons that defeat terrorism.” The Pakistani teen, who gained attention when she was shot by the Taliban for advocating education…

Badger Cull Divides UK Communities

In the UK, The Government’s decision to begin culling badgers across a swathe of Somerset and Gloucestershire in an attempt to stem the spread of bovine TB has left communities deeply divided. On one side are those, like Miss Brumby…

Nando’s Chicken: Beyonce Drops Thousands On Dinner

Beyonce may be touring, but that doesn’t mean she’s too busy to hook her crew up with some good food. The superstar placed a huge order at Nando’s Chicken in Chelmsford, England on the 17th after her show, dropping about…

Horse In McDonald’s Poops On Floor After Drive-Thru Denial

A U.K. woman decided to take matters into her own hands when her local McDonald’s wouldn’t allow her to go through the drive-thru on a horse. Christine McGrail was with her daughter Olivia and their horses, Dancer and Minnie, at…

Stolen Beef: Dead Grandma Memories To Blame

A UK man claims he’s innocent of the charges of shoplifting leveled against him, and says he was simply “moving” a roast beef to get it out of his sight because it reminded him of his grandma. 51-year old John…

Mayor Terry Buckle Rams Car Into Store

According to a report from the East Anglian Daily Times, Bury St Edmunds Mayor Terry Buckle drove his car through the front of a Tesco Express on Tuesday. The 73-year-old Buckle had only been mayor of the town for five…