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Thousands march in Northern Ireland for same sex marriage

Thousands are marching in Northern Ireland to demand that the region’s leaders permit same-sex marriage. Continue reading

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Neo-Nazi jailed for life for plotting to kill British lawmaker

Neo-Nazi Jack Renshaw, 23, was sentenced to life in prison on Friday for planning to murder a UK lawmaker. Continue reading

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Cross-party Brexit talks break down, making May’s departure increasingly inevitable

Talks between the U.K. government and opposition Labour Party MPs on how to resolve Brexit broke down on Friday — almost certainly dooming Prime Minister Theresa May’s withdrawal agreement, and her hopes of staying on as prime minister beyond June. Ta… Continue reading

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UN urges public inquiry into abuse by British troops in Iraq

A U.N. committee is calling for an independent public inquiry to investigate allegations of unlawful killings and torture by British troops in Iraq. Continue reading

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‘Jihadi John’ was droned by US after his walk, beard gave him away in Raqqa, new doc claims

British ISIS terrorist dubbed Jihadi John was killed by U.S. drone after his beard and the way he walked gave him away, a new documentary claims. Continue reading

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Tower of London welcomes new ravens, ensuring the kingdom won’t crumble

The Tower of London and the United Kingdom have been saved from prophesied doom after the historic landmark welcomed the birth of new raven chick for the first time in 30 years. Continue reading

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Neo-Nazi who planned to kill UK lawmaker is jailed for life

A judge in Britain has sentenced an alleged member of a banned British neo-Nazi group to life in prison for planning to murder a U.K. lawmaker. Continue reading

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EU citizens in UK have their say on Brexit in European vote

Hedwig Hegtermans has lived in Britain for two decades, but she didn’t have a vote when the country decided in 2016 to leave the European Union. Continue reading

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Andy Murray receives knighthood from Prince Charles

Two-time Wimbledon champion Andy Murray received his knighthood from Prince Charles on Thursday, more than two years after he was awarded the honor by Queen Elizabeth II. Continue reading

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British police station mocked for tweeting photo of dangerous knife collection – that includes a spoon

Amid the U.K crackdown to stem the burgeoning number of knife attacks, one police department found them the inadvertent subject of internet mockery this week after lauding their knife-seizing efforts on Twitter – for critics to quickly point out the in… Continue reading

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UK follows US lead, raises threat level in Iraq due to threat from Iran

The United Kingdom increased the threat level for its forces and diplomats in Iraq due to the increasing threat from Iran. Continue reading

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Shares in UK travel agency plunge amid Brexit warning

Shares in travel agency Thomas Cook slumped 17 percent after it reported a 1.5 billion pound ($1.9 billion) half year pre-tax loss and warned Brexit uncertainty was prompting travelers to delay bookings. Continue reading

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UK leader under pressure as rivals push for the end of May

British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing an uncomfortable meeting with Conservative Party lawmakers who are demanding she quit within weeks. Continue reading

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Restaurant will give free meals to guests that bring their own table

This restaurant is providing everything for free… except for the table. Continue reading

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Tensions over Iran show cracks in a time-tested alliance

Gone, at least for now, are the halcyon days when strong military and political ties between Britain and the United States meant that Washington could assume it had a staunch partner for standing up to a foreign foe. Continue reading

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British foreign secretary slams opposition Labour Party’s ‘anti-Americanism’ over Trump visit

British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt on Tuesday accused opposition MPs belonging to the left-wing Labour Party of “anti-Americanism” for their criticism of the decision to invite President Trump to the U.K. next month on a state visit. Continue reading

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Cyprus president criticizes UK minister over Turkey drilling

Cyprus’ president has criticized remarks by Britain’s Foreign Office minister that cast doubt over the east Mediterranean island nation’s offshore economic rights. Continue reading

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British Council confirms arrest of its Iranian staffer

The British Council is confirming that a woman who Iran sentenced to 10 years in prison on charges of spying for Britain is an Iranian national employed by the group. Continue reading

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Theresa May’s Tories face huge defeat in EU elections; Nigel Farage’s Brexit Party surges

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative Party is facing electoral annihilation in the upcoming European elections, with polls suggesting the governing party could finish as low as fifth place — as Nigel Farage’s recently formed Brexit Party cou… Continue reading

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Researchers: Iran-linked disinfo effort had personal touch

When an attractive young Middle Eastern woman contacted Saudi dissident Ali AlAhmed over Twitter last November, he was immediately suspicious. Continue reading

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