Shitterton, a hamlet in Dorset, has been voted the most unfortunate name in Britain, findmypast.co.uk announced Wednesday.
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An admissions data scandal at its Law School may end up costing the University of Illinois $1 million to investigate, a university spokesman said.
Norrie Woodhall, the last surviving member of writer Thomas Hardy's original Hardy Players theater group, has died in Britain at the age of 105.
The literary character Jack Ryan will soon be back on U.S. movie screens as screenwriter Hossein Amini has been hired for a new Ryan film, industry sources say.
British television programmers are turning to the 19th-century masters for inspiration in their fall lineups, a look at the schedule shows.
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A woman believed to be the last member of a theater group run by British writer Thomas Hardy has returned to the stage at the age of 101.
Retired British physician Robert Alan Frizzell says Thomas Hardy's first wife Emma died in 1912 of syphilis she contracted from him.