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World Dec 01London attack victims took part in program with prisoners
The two fatalities were identified as Saskia Jones, 23, and Jack Merritt, 25.
World Nov 30Focus on early release of terror convict in London stabbings
Neil Basu, London’s police counterterrorism chief, said 28-year-old Usman Khan was attending a program that works to educate prisoners when he launched Friday’s attack just yards from the site of a deadly 2017 van and knife rampage.
World Nov 21Victims of sex offender Jeffrey Epstein say Prince Andrew should talk to U.S. investigators
In the interview, Andrew denied having sex with a woman who says she was trafficked by the billionaire financier and forced to have sex with Andrew when she was 17.
World Nov 07Long festering charges of anti-Semitism hit UK’s Corbyn as campaign begins
Jeremy Corbyn's bid for Britain's top job was sidetracked Thursday by renewed claims that he is not fit to be prime minister because of his perceived tolerance of anti-Semitic attitudes, an allegation Corbyn strongly denied.
World Nov 03UK’s Boris Johnson apologizes for missing Brexit deadline
Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he would apologize to Conservatives for failing to take the U.K. out of the European Union by Oct. 31 and Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage said he won’t personally run for a seat in Parliament.
World Nov 02UK halts fracking ahead of election; some want permanent ban
The British government announced Saturday that it will no longer allow fracking because of new scientific analysis that casts doubts on the safety of the controversial practice, but some critics called the action an election stunt and demanded a permanent…
World Oct 2339 people found dead in truck container in England
A 25-year-old-man from Northern Ireland who was driving the truck, which is believed to have come from Bulgaria, has been arrested on suspicion of murder.
World Oct 20Mixed message: Boris Johnson seeks Brexit delay, sort of
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson pressed ahead Sunday with plans to try to win parliamentary backing for his new Brexit deal even as the European Union began considering his grudging request to extend the looming Brexit deadline.
World Sep 24UK Supreme Court rules suspension of Parliament was illegal
The landmark decision, made as the UK is seeking a Brexit deal with the EU, immediately prompted calls for Johnson to quit.
World Sep 23Thousands of travelers stranded as UK firm Thomas Cook collapses
Overall, about 600,000 people were travelling with the company as of Sunday, though it was unclear how many of them would be left stranded…