Britain

People coming from Spain cross the airport of Gibraltar to take part at the National Day celebrations at the British territory of Gibraltar.
AP Photo/Marcos Moreno, File
November 23, 2018 - 9:46 am
By Jill Lawless, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — European Union diplomats were meeting Friday to finalize the draft divorce agreement between Britain and the bloc, amid a warning from Spain that it will oppose the deal if it isn't guaranteed a say over the future of Gibraltar. Leaders of EU nations...
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Britain's Prince Harry addresses the audience after a gala performance of the musical Hamilton, in support of the charity Sentebale, at the Victoria Palace Theatre in London, Wednesday, Aug. 29 2018.
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August 30, 2018 - 8:31 am
LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry sang and joked with Lin-Manuel Miranda on the stage of "Hamilton," after he and his wife Meghan joined audiences for a gala charity performance of the smash-hit musical in London's West End. The royal couple sat in the royal circle at Victoria Palace Theater during the...
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Police recover the car that crashed into security barriers from the scene outside the Houses of Parliament, Westminster in London, Tuesday Aug. 14, 2018.
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August 15, 2018 - 8:21 am
By Danica Kirka and Jill Lawless, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — British authorities said Wednesday they are considering turning the area around Parliament into a pedestrian zone to prevent future vehicle attacks as police searched three properties for clues about the motivation of a man who plowed...
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Forensics officers work near the car that crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.
AP Photo/Frank Augstein
August 14, 2018 - 6:34 am
By Danica Kirka and Jill Lawless, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — Police flooded central London streets and cordoned off the city's government district Tuesday, after a speeding car plowed into cyclists and crashed outside Parliament in what authorities were treating as an act of terrorism. With the...
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In this March 13, 2018, file photo, police officers guard a cordon around a police tent near the spot where former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were found critically ill following exposure to the Russian-developed nerve agent Novichok.
AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File
August 09, 2018 - 11:03 am
By Susannah George and Matthew Lee, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — New sanctions against Russia will be imposed later this month for illegally using a chemical weapon in an attempted assassination of a former spy and his daughter in Britain earlier this year, the United States said. The...
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Prime Minister Theresa May speaks at the opening of the Farnborough International Airshow in Hampshire.
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July 17, 2018 - 7:13 am
By James Griffiths and Sheena McKenzie, CNN (CNN) — The beleaguered government of British Prime Minister Theresa May is proposing that the UK parliament should break for summer five days earlier than planned, in a move that has been criticized as a desperate attempt to ease the pressure on her...
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An EU and a British union flag are displayed in front of a six-meter high cartoon baby blimp of U.S. President Donald Trump, as it is flown as a protest against his visit, in Parliament Square in London, England, Friday, July 13, 2018.
AP Photo/Tim Ireland
July 13, 2018 - 10:45 am
By Danica Kirka, Associated Press 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...
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A six-meter high cartoon baby blimp of U.S. President Donald Trump hovers next to the statue of former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, as it is flown as a protest against his visit, in Parliament Square in London, England, Friday, July 13, 2018.
AP Photo/Matt Dunham
July 13, 2018 - 8:20 am
By Jill Lawless, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — The British pound fell and U.K. politicians reeled Friday from the tornado-blast of U.S. President Donald Trump, who humiliated Prime Minister Theresa May, dashed hopes of a quick U.S.-U.K. trade deal and praised May's opponents in the high-stakes...
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May
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July 12, 2018 - 2:28 pm
LONDON (AP) — The British government released detailed plans Thursday for what it called a "principled pragmatic and ambitious" Brexit — plans that already triggered the resignation of two top ministers and split the governing Conservative Party, and which face likely resistance from the European...
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Security preparations near the US Ambassador's residence Winfield House, in Regent's Park, London, ahead of the visit to the UK of President Donald Trump, who will spend Friday night at the residence.
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July 12, 2018 - 8:18 am
By Laura Smith-Spark, CNN (CNN) -- When Donald Trump arrives Thursday in Britain -- a country he described this week as "somewhat in turmoil" -- he will find his own wall set up even as preparations for protests against his visit are in full swing. Tall metal mesh barricades and concrete blocks...
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