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UK protesters topple statue of slave trader Edward Colston in Bristol

Edward Colston

A slave trader’s statue in Bristol has been torn down and thrown into the harbour during a second day of anti-racism protests across the UK. It comes after largely peaceful ...

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UK car sales fall 97% in worst month since 1946

The UK car market suffered its worst month in more than seven decades in April as coronavirus restrictions forced dealerships to close, pushing sales of new vehicles down by more ...

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Many early Covid-19 cases in the UK came from Europe

Many of the early Covid-19 cases imported into the UK came from European countries, rather than China, the UK government’s chief scientific adviser Patrick Vallance said Tuesday. “Early in March ...

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Trump attacked Sadiq Khan again: mayor of London is incompetent

Donald Trump has once again attacked Sadiq Khan, after the London mayor criticized the president for his handling of Hurricane Dorian. Khan attended a ceremony in Poland this weekend to ...

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Is a second Brexit referendum on the cards?

Is a second Brexit referendum on the cards?

Parliament will stop Britain crashing out of the EU without a deal and could force another referendum, Labour MP Ben Bradshaw told CNN’s Hala Gorani. “There’s an overwhelming majority of ...

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Scottish government: ‘The deal is dead’

Scottish government: 'The deal is dead'

The Scottish government has announced that Theresa May’s Brexit deal is dead in the water. Michael Russell, the Scottish constitutional relations secretary, said in a statement: Brexit isn’t a better ...

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French Prime Minister warns of no-deal Brexit

French Prime Minister warns of no-deal Brexit

France’s Prime Minister Edouard Philippe warned Thursday that Britain could still crash out of the European Union without a deal. The warning came after two dramatic British Cabinet resignations on ...

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Theresa May faced a slew of resignation from her Cabinet

Theresa May buffeted by resignations over her Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May faced a slew of resignation from her Cabinet on Thursday in protest of her Brexit deal, complicating her efforts to sell it to the House ...

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Scottish independence supporters rally in Edinburgh

Scottish independence supporters rally in Edinburgh

Tens of thousands march through capital in campaign for second referendum date. Tens of thousands of Scottish independence supporters marched through Edinburgh on Saturday, as pressure built on the Scottish National party ...

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Man arrested at Buckingham Palace with stun gun

Man arrested at Buckingham Palace with stun gun

London police say a man has been arrested at the visitors’ entrance to Buckingham Palace carrying a firearm. Police said Sunday a 38-year-old was arrested on suspicion of carrying a ...

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