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U.K. Finds 34 High-Rise Apartment Buildings With Unsafe Siding

Britain’s fire-safety crisis expanded substantially Saturday as authorities said 34 high-rise apartment blocks across the country had cladding that failed fire-safety tests. London officials scrambled to evacuate four public housing…

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U.K. Parliament Hit by ‘Sustained’ Cyberattack

The U.K. Parliament was hit by a “sustained and determined” cyberattack on Saturday designed to identify weak email passwords, just over a month after a ransomware worm crippled parts of…

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The Wicket Gets Stickier

In the latest remarkable Western democracy election upset, the British Conservative party, which expected — and was expected — to gain seats in the U.K.’s recent vote, ended up losing…

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Boris Johnson Denies Plot to Topple PM May

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has denied plotting to topple Prime Minister Theresa May, who has been weakened by the Conservative Party’s disastrous election result. But May’s hold on power…

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