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Revealed, the worst drink-drive areas: Small Welsh town of Llandridod has highest proportion of convictions while London is among the lowest

Britain’s drink-driving hotspots were revealed today – with a small town in Wales found to have the highest proportion of convictions for driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The ‘Postcodes of Shame’ results were published by … Full News here – London – Bing News

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What retaining Mike London means for Virginia’s budget

Virginia head coach Mike London will return for the 2015 season, athletics director Craig Littlepage announced Wednesday, a move that will help Virginia avoid what would have been a significant payout to say goodbye to its fifth-year coach. “It was … Full News here – London – Bing News

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Thousands protest at US embassy in London over Ferguson case

London (AFP) – Thousands protested in London on Wednesday in sympathy with demonstrations across the US over the killing of a black teenager by a white police officer. The decision not to prosecute the officer for shooting dead unarmed 18-year-old Michael … Full News here – London – Bing News

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Ferguson fury: What we could learn from London’s 2011 race riots

In August 2011, Police in London shot and killed an armed criminal, Mark Duggan. Playing off assumptions that Duggan, a black man, had been killed by a trigger happy white police officer, five days of rioting followed. How London’s police dealt with … Full News here – London – Bing News

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London’s Boris Johnson Gets Help In IRS Fight

Should London’s Mayor Boris Johnson pay U.S. taxes and file FBARs? Born in New York, the iconic London Mayor never gave up his U.S. citizenship. But rather than quietly paying U.S. taxes, Mr. Johnson in an NPR interview called it ‘outrageous’ to … Full News here – London – Bing News

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London’s Newest Reinsurer Targets 38 African Countries for 2015

One Re Ltd., the first reinsurer approved under Britain’s “twin peaks” system of financial regulation, said it’s seeking clients across 38 African countries in the next year as growth outpaces developed regions. One Re, started by Johannesburg-born … Full News here – London – Bing News

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London’s Boris Johnson Gets Help In IRS Fight

Should London’s Mayor Boris Johnson pay U.S. taxes and file FBARs? Born in New York, the iconic London mayor never gave up his U.S. citizenship. But rather than quietly paying U.S. taxes, Mr. Johnson in an NPR interview called it ‘outrageous’ to tax … Full News here – London – Bing News

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Mary J. Blige goes to London to rediscover her American soul sound with Sam Smith

No citizens on earth love American soul more than the British. And, since the breakthrough of Amy Winehouse eight years ago, no country has produced more twists on the sound. Small wonder Mary J. Blige moved to London earlier this year to immerse herself … Full News here – London – Bing News

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Russians buying up high-end London property

Super rich Russian buyers are streaming back into the London property market, searching for new homes for their millions as the domestic economy falters and currency tumbles. Real estate consultancy Knight Frank said sales of “super-prime” properties in … Full News here – London – Bing News

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East London Kids To Be Offered Training Loans To Learn Coding

A new digital skills training fund will be piloted in the U.K. in January which will offer loans to non-graduate young people from East London with the dual aim of tackling the ongoing U.K. tech skills shortage while also addressing a socio … Full News here – London – Bing News

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US Prosecutors Are Coming To London To Interview Currency Traders About Alleged Market Manipulation

LONDON/WASHINGTON – U.S. prosecutors will travel to London in the coming weeks to interview traders about currency market manipulation, the latest sign that authorities are closer to filing criminal charges stemming from the long-running probe, sources … Full News here – London – Bing News

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American bolsters schedule for Philadelphia-London flights

American Airlines will add a second daily round-trip flight on its route between Philadelphia and London Heathrow. The new flight will begin March 29. The carrier’s second flight will provide a daytime connection on the England-bound leg, departing … Full News here – London – Bing News

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Where to Find Your (Last-Minute) Thanksgiving Turkey in London

Turkeys are everywhere in London over Christmas, but the birds are (understandably) scarce to come by during American Thanksgiving. Until the U.K. gets with the program and adopts this terrific holiday, American expats need to plan a bit more carefully … Full News here – London – Bing News

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Delta to add nonstop flights between Philadelphia, London

Delta Air Lines will add nonstop service between Philadelphia and London Heathrow. The move comes as Delta continues to develop its new joint-venture partnership with Virgin Atlantic, the London-based carrier that’s majority-owned by British entrepreneur … Full News here – London – Bing News

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Will wealthy businessman Ivan Massow succeed Boris Johnson as the next Mayor of London?

A former Labour party member has declared his ambition to be the next Conservative mayor of London. Wealthy businessman Ivan Massow wants to succeed Boris Johnson at City Hall in 2016. Ivan Massow Credit: PA Massow, made his fortune giving financial advice … Full News here – London – Bing News

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