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PM May Reshuffles U.K. Cabinet

A government reshuffle by British Prime Minister Theresa May was dismissed even by some of her allies on Tuesday as a failure that one said left her attempt to reassert…

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Britain’s New 3 Billion Pound Warship Has a Leak

Britain’s biggest ever warship, the new 3.1 billion pound ($4.2 billion) aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, has a leak and needs repairs, the Ministry of Defense (MoD) said on Tuesday.…

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EU Parliament Backs Starting Next Phase of Brexit Talks

The European Parliament urged EU leaders on Wednesday to allow the next phase of Brexit negotiations to start, backing a motion that recognized the talks had advanced sufficiently. European Union…

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Snow Disrupts Road, Air Travel in England and Northern Wales

Snow is causing travel disruptions across central England and northern Wales, grounding flights, shutting down roads and causing traffic accidents. Birmingham and London Stansted Airports suspended flights as runways were…

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U.K.’s Johnson in Iran to Lobby for Jailed Aid Worker

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson flew to Tehran on Saturday to seek the release of a jailed British-Iranian aid worker. The Foreign Office said Johnson spoke “frankly” with his Iranian…

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Two Men Face Charges in Terror Plot to Kill British PM

Two men will appear in a London court to face terror charges Wednesday after reportedly plotting to assassinate British Prime Minister Theresa May. The plan, revealed to the British Cabinet…

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U.K. Review: Manchester Attack Might Have Been Stopped

An independent review of the counterterrorism performance by British police and intelligence services suggests that the deadly suicide bombing at Manchester Arena might have been prevented if information had been…

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As Brexit Deal Takes Shape, Juncker to Meet MEPs

The European Commission added to mounting confidence in Brussels that it is set for a Brexit deal with London when it scheduled talks with EU lawmakers ahead of a crunch…

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