LONDON (AP) — Katy Perry, Pharrell Williams and Arctic Monkeys are set to perform at Britain's leading music awards, where David Bowie could crown a comeback year with a pair of prizes.
The 67-year-old musical chameleon is nominated for British artist of the year and album of the year, for his first release in a decade, "The Next Day."
LONDON (AP) — Winners of the 2014 Brit Awards, announced Wednesday:
British Female — Ellie Goulding
International Female — Lorde
British Male — David Bowie
International Male — Bruno Mars
British Group — Arctic Monkeys
LONDON (AP) — Former No. 1 Pete Sampras says Roger Federer could play for another "two, three, four more years" and add to his tally of 17 Grand Slam titles.
Speaking ahead of an exhibition match against Andre Agassi in London on March 3, Sampras said on a conference call that he is "amazed" by Federer's longevity.
KINSAHSA, Congo (AP) — A man who holds dual Norwegian and British citizenship was found guilty of murder in Congo and sentenced to life imprisonment.
LONDON (AP) — Britain's High Court is due to rule on whether authorities were correct to seize a cache of documents leaked by former National Security Agency worker Edward Snowden as they were being carried through London's Heathrow Airport by the partner of journalist Glenn Greenwald.
LONDON (AP) — Policymakers at the Bank of England voted unanimously at their last meeting to keep the key interest rate at the record low of 0.5 percent, buoyed by a strengthening economy and subdued inflation.