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World Sep 14British prime minister defends Brexit agreement rewrite, calls E.U. ‘unreasonable’
Prime Minister Boris Johnson says his plan to unilaterally rewrite Britain's divorce deal with the European Union is a necessary insurance policy against the bloc's unreasonable behavior.
World Aug 123 dead, 6 in hospital after train derails in Scotland
British Transport Police say three people died and six were taken to the hospital with injuries after a passenger train derailed in northeast Scotland amid stormy weather.
Nation Jul 31U.S. sinks another $2.1 billion into a potential vaccine
Pharma giants GlaxoSmithKline and Sanofi Pasteur have announced they will supply 100 million doses of its experimental COVID-19 vaccine to the United States as drugmakers scramble to develop drugs to stem the pandemic.
World Jul 20UK suspends extradition arrangements with Hong Kong
Britain’s government suspended its extradition treaty with Hong Kong on Monday and blocked arms sales to the former British territory, after China imposed a tough new national security law.
World Jul 16Britain, the United States and Canada accuse Russia of hacking virus vaccine trials
The three nations alleged Thursday that hacking group APT29, also known as Cozy Bear and believed to be part of the Russian intelligence service, is attacking academic and pharmaceutical coronavirus research institutions involved in vaccine development.
World Jul 14UK to exclude Huawei from role in high-speed phone network
Britain's government on Tuesday backtracked on plans to give Chinese telecommunications company Huawei a limited role in the U.K.'s new high-speed mobile phone network.
Health Jul 13In the U.K. and France, debate over whether to require face masks spreads
Scientists say the two countries' governments should have done so ever since they started easing lockdowns — like many other European nations did.
Politics Jun 28Rolling Stones threaten to sue Trump over using their songs
The Stones said in a statement Sunday that their legal team is working with music rights organization BMI to stop use of their material in Trump's reelection campaign.
World Jun 26Person shot in Glasgow has died. 6 others injured, police say
The individual shot by armed police during an incident in Glasgow has died and six other people, including a police officer, were in a hospital being treated for injuries, Scottish police said Friday.
World Jun 22English town mourns victims of suspected terror attack
The English town of Reading mourned Monday for three people stabbed to death in what is being treated as a terror attack, gathering for a moment of silence as police questioned the suspected lone attacker.