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AP
July 19, 2019 - 12:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Iran said Friday it seized a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz, a fresh escalation in confrontations in the strategic waterway that has become a flashpoint in tensions between Tehran and the West. The website of Iran's Revolutionary Guard, sepahnews.com, said the tanker "...
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AP
July 10, 2019 - 7:35 am
LONDON (AP) — Britain's ambassador to the United States resigned Wednesday after being made a diplomatic nobody by President Donald Trump following the leak of the envoy's unflattering opinions about the U.S. administration. Kim Darroch said he could no longer do his job after Trump branded him a...
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AP
June 04, 2019 - 7:34 am
Moving from pageantry to policy during his state visit to Britain, President Donald Trump on Tuesday urged embattled Prime Minister Theresa May to "stick around" to complete a U.S.-U.K. trade deal, adding to this recent chapter of uncertainty in the allies' storied relationship. The president,...
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AP
June 04, 2019 - 7:28 am
Thousands of protesters greeted President Donald Trump's U.K. visit with anger and British irony Tuesday, crowding London's government district while the U.S. leader met Prime Minister Theresa May nearby. Feminists, environmentalists, peace activists, trade unionists and others demonstrated against...
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Getty
June 03, 2019 - 4:00 pm
LONDON — Mixing pageantry and pugilism, President Donald Trump plunged into his long-delayed state visit to Britain on Monday, welcomed with smiles and a cannon salute by the royals but launching political insults at others in a time of turmoil for both nations in the deep, if recently strained,...
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AP
May 24, 2019 - 8:07 am
Bowing to the inevitable, Theresa May announced Friday that she will step down as U.K. Conservative Party leader in two weeks, admitting defeat in her attempt to take Britain out of the European Union and sparking a contest to replace her as prime minister. May said she will quit as head of the...
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Cosmopolitan-UK
August 30, 2018 - 10:39 am
(KNX 1070) -- An American plus-size model who will be featured on the next cover of Cosmopolitan-UK is facing some backlash. Phew, I’m literally a COSMO GIRL!! Can’t believe I’m saying that! ---- Thank you @cosmopolitanuk & @farrahstorr for this incredible opportunity ---- If I saw a body like...
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CDC/ DR. CORNELIO
August 23, 2018 - 12:19 pm
(CBS News) -- A rare sexually transmitted disease (STD) that can destroy genital tissue has turned up in the United Kingdom, according to news reports. The disease, called donovanosis, was diagnosed in a woman in Southport, England, within the past year, according to local news outlet Liverpool...
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Associated Press
July 13, 2018 - 8:23 am
LONDON (AP) — A giant balloon depicting U.S. President Donald Trump as a screaming orange baby flew over London Friday as tens of thousands marched through the streets to protest the American leader's visit to the U.K. The diaper-clad infant, with a quiff of hair and a mobile phone for tweeting,...
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USA Today
July 12, 2018 - 4:42 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Before arriving for his first visit to the UK since taking office, President Trump gave a wide-ranging interview to Britain's best-selling newspaper, The Sun. Mister Trump attacked London's Mayor, Sadiq Khan, and suggested Europe is changing for the worse due to immigration. The...
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