2 sentenced for stealing memory stick carrying photos of Prince William and girlfriend Kate

2 sentenced for stealing pics of William and Kate

LONDON — Two men have been sentenced to 100 hours of community service for stealing a memory stick carrying vacation photos of Britain’s Prince William and his girlfriend Kate Middleton.

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UK judge rejects bid to halt launch of Stella McCartney perfume over ‘nude’ trademark dispute

UK judge rejects bid to stop Stella perfume launch

LONDON — A British judge refused to stop the release of a new Stella McCartney perfume Thursday, ruling in a dispute that centers on the new scent’s name using the word “nude.”

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Timeline of developments in the case of convicted Lockerbie bomber Abdel Baset al-Megrahi

Timeline of Lockerbie case

Summary of events in the case of convicted Lockerbie bomber Abdel Baset al-Megrahi:

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Tax advisers brace for heavy business following Swiss agreement to divulge US tax dodgers

Bank agreement expected to scare US tax dodgers

WASHINGTON — An agreement by a major Swiss bank to disclose the identities of thousands of Americans suspected of hiding assets has U.S. tax advisers bracing for a stampede of wealthy tax dodgers looking to come clean.

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Veteran forward Todd Bertuzzi returns to Red Wings after signing 1-year, $1.5 million contract

Bertuzzi signs 1-year, $1.5M deal with Red Wings

DETROIT — The Detroit Red Wings refuse to concede that they will be rebuilding next season.

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US seeks reduced prison term for ex-UBS banker who was star witness in tax secrets case

US seeks reduced term for star Swiss bank witness

MIAMI — A former Swiss banker should get a sharply reduced prison term for helping the U.S. government as a star witness in a wide-ranging tax evasion investigation of banking giant UBS AG, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.

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Dutch crown prince in lawsuit against AP, arguing photos of his family violated privacy law

Dutch royals in privacy lawsuit against AP

AMSTERDAM — Lawyers for the Dutch crown prince argued in court Friday that The Associated Press violated his privacy by taking photographs of his family on a skiing holiday in Argentina.

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Lockerbie bomber to abandon appeal against conviction as Scotland mulls transfer to Libya

Lockerbie bomber drops appeal, Scotland mulls move

EDINBURGH, Scotland — The man serving a life sentence for the attack on Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie is dropping his appeal against conviction, his lawyers said Friday — removing a possible obstacle to his transfer to Libya.

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Lockerbie bomber to abandon 2nd appeal against conviction as Scotland mulls transfer to Libya

Lockerbie bomber drops appeal, Scotland mulls move

EDINBURGH, Scotland — Lawyers for the man serving a life sentence for the attack on Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie said Friday he intends to drop his appeal against conviction, as Scottish officials consider his request for transfer to Libya.

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UK student with prosthetic arm wins suit against Abercrombie after being sent to stockroom

Student with prosthetic arm wins Abercrombie case

LONDON — A law student with a prosthetic arm has won her suit for wrongful dismissal against U.S. clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch after she was ordered to work in the stockroom.

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