LSE director resigns over ties to Libya

LONDON, March 4 (UPI) -- The director of the London School of Economics said he resigned because of his role in linking the university to the family of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.

Call for international bank police

LONDON, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- A former top bank regulator in Britain has called for the formation of an international regulator to enforce global financing standards.

Stakes high for G20 financial summit

WASHINGTON, Nov. 2 (UPI) -- The upcoming G20 summit in Washington, aimed at reforming the international financial regulatory system, will present major challenges, analysts say.

Enright wins Booker prize

LONDON, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Anne Enright's novel "The Gathering" has earned the Irish author the prestigious Man Booker prize.

Spacey far from 'Misbegotten' with play

LONDON, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Despite reviews plaguing shows at London's Old Vic theater, actor Kevin Spacey's work on "A Moon for the Misbegotten" has the play eyeing a move to Broadway.

Jennings, Beale to make 'Alchemist' debut

LONDON, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- Stage actors Alex Jennings and Simon Russell Beale are set to make their first appearance together this week with a London production of "The Alchemist."

Europeans hope to drop their U.S. listings

LONDON, Jan. 26 (UPI) -- European companies are likely to stop listing their shares in the United States if Washington makes it easier to get out.

'Private Lives' gets scintillating revival

NEW YORK, May 29 (UPI) -- The latest revival of Noel Coward's "Private Lives" on Broadway is a completely satisfying production, effectively wiping out the memory of the last horrendous

'Modern Millie' gets 11 Tony nominations

NEW YORK, May 6 (UPI) -- "Thoroughly Modern Millie," a new musical based on a 1967 Hollywood film, was the big winner in the 2001-2002 Broadway season Tony Award nominations lineup anno