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Investigators work at the scene where three men were struck and killed by a car Wednesday in Birmingham during riots that have plagued the U.K. since Sunday.

A fifth night of violence was prevented in Britain with a huge police operation and heavy rain in some areas. During the evening magistrates worked around the clock to fast track people suspected of rioting. Read more»

Obama speaks in Westminster Hall.

President Barack Obama addressed both houses of the British Parliament in Westminster Hall on Wednesday. Only five people have given speeches to Parliament in the hall since World War II: Pope Benedict XVI in 2010, former South African president Nelson Mandela in 1996, the Queen and two French presidents. Read more»

The horse trading has begun to determine who forms the next government. How long will it take for the U.K. to find its way out of the electoral fog? Read more»

Britons are flocking to the polls today to cast their ballots in the most unpredictable election in at least three decades. Read more»

Want to know what "hung parliament" and "first past the post" mean? Read more»