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Stories with person: Tony Blair
  • Winton's rescue of Jewish children revealed after 50 years story has photos
    Updated: Jul-02-15 11:15 am

    LONDON - "Is there anyone in our audience tonight who owes their life to Nicholas Winton?" asked the presenter of the popular BBC magazine program "That's Life".

  • Nicholas Winton, savior of Jewish children, dies at 106 story has photos
    Updated: Jul-01-15 2:47 pm

    LONDON - He was just a 29-year-old clerk at the London Stock Exchange when he faced the challenge of a lifetime. Traveling with a friend to Czechoslovakia in 1938, as the drums of impending war echoed around Europe, Nicholas Winton was hit by a key realization.

  • Rwandan general refuses extradition to Spain from UK story has photos
    Updated: Jun-25-15 1:58 pm

    LONDON - A Rwandan military general who heads the country's intelligence service refused to be extradited to Spain at a hearing Thursday in a London court, setting the stage for a prolonged legal fight.

  • Accidental drowning blamed in death of ex-White House chef story has photos
    Updated: Jun-23-15 7:39 pm

    TAOS, New Mexico - A former White House chef for Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush drowned in a New Mexico mountain stream, and his death was ruled an accident, authorities said Tuesday.

  • Ex-White House chef Scheib remembered for magnificent meals story has photos
    Updated: Jun-22-15 7:01 pm

    TAOS, New Mexico - From spending more than a decade preparing food for some of the world's most influential people as the White House executive chef to appearing on the Food Network's "Iron Chef America" show in 2006, Walter Scheib is being remembered for his culinary creations and charity work.

  • UK's Labour seeks a chief to lead it out of the wilderness story has photos
    Updated: Jun-18-15 12:32 pm

    LONDON - Defeated political party seeks leader. Compass a plus.

  • A look at the Murdoch boys' club: Who's in and out story has photos
    Updated: Jun-13-15 1:07 pm

    LOS ANGELES - Sibling rivalries. A quest for power. An affair. A scandal. The turbulent lives of 84-year-old billionaire Rupert Murdoch and his heirs returned to the spotlight this week as the aging magnate took steps to hand over control of the media empire he built nearly from scratch.

  • Judge unseals letters of support filed in Petraeus case 
    Updated: Jun-08-15 5:17 pm

    CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Political, military and international figures are among the nearly three dozen people who filed letters of support for former CIA Director David Petraeus, whose career was ruined for sharing classified materials with a mistress who was writing his biography.