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  1. BBC TV Chief Claims 'Top Gear' Host Not Racist Despite 'N-Word' Footage

    5:36 am 8/7/2014

    ‎But Danny Cohen says there have been some "significant issues" regarding the show, and he and Jeremy Clarkson "disagree on the language some have recently found very offensive."Read more

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  2. BBC, BSkyB to Air Gaza Relief Appeal After Refusing During 2009 Crisis

    4:08 am 8/7/2014

    The British public broadcaster drew fierce criticism and 40,000 complaints for not airing a similar Gaza relief appeal in 2009 over concerns of compromising its impartiality. Read more

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  3. BBC Responds to Reports it Pulled Mideast Editor From Gaza for Upsetting Israel

    1:40 am 8/6/2014

    The U.K. public broadcaster says Jeremy Bowen, who wrote an article that said he saw no evidence of Palestinians being used as human shields, has not been on TV because he is "on holiday."Read more

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  4. Taylor Lautner: U.K. TV Writers Get Away With More Than‎ U.S. Scribes

    2:44 am 8/5/2014

    The "Twilight" star, appearing in the upcoming second season of BBC sitcom "Cuckoo," talks about swearing on TV, shooting a scene in moving traffic and why his part in the comedy is unlike his past roles.Read more

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  5. Former Olympic Runner Sebastian Coe Drops Out of Race for BBC Trust Chair Post

    12:58 am 7/29/2014

    The former distance runner, who won four Olympic medals, says he does not have the "capacity" for the job at the governing body of the U.K. public broadcaster.Read more

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  6. U.K. Regulator: BBC's 'Top Gear' Host Deliberately Used Racial Slur

    3:18 am 7/28/2014

    Ofcom says the British public broadcaster breached broadcasting rules during a special shot in Burma that featured controversial comments from Jeremy Clarkson. Read more

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  7. London Olympics Organizer Sebastian Coe Seen as Favorite for BBC Trust Chair Post

    3:54 am 7/23/2014

    The winner of four Olympic medals chaired the organizing committee for the London 2012 Summer Olympics, earning praise for making them a success.Read more

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  8. BBC 'Back on Its Feet After a Very Bruising Period,' Chair Says

    3:32 am 7/21/2014

    UPDATED: In its annual report, the governing body of the U.K. public broadcaster lauds cost cuts and lower severance payouts, but says the continuing "gender imbalance" must be addressed.Read more

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  9. 'Doctor Who' Scripts Leak: BBC Worldwide Takes Disciplinary Action

    1:31 am 7/18/2014

    The commercial arm of the U.K. public broadcaster offers its "sincere apologies" to showrunner Steven Moffat and the cast and production team "who toil long hours to make the show."Read more

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  10. ‎BBC News to Cut 220 Jobs, Save $82 Million Per Year

    5:00 am 7/17/2014

    "The challenge is how to make BBC News even better, despite having less money," says the unit's head James Harding.Read more

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