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Wimbledon canceled
Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP
AP News
April 01, 2020 - 12:18 pm
Wimbledon was canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic, the first time since World War II that the oldest Grand Slam tennis tournament won't be played. Read more here.
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Dagmar Turner
King's College Hospital via CNN
CNN
February 19, 2020 - 12:11 pm
Dagmar Turner wasn't just showing off when she played the violin during her brain surgery at King's College Hospital in London. Surgeons asked the 53-year-old to play her instrument to ensure that the professional violinist's musical abilities were not damaged during a tumor removal. Read more here.
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Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage, third right, reacts after the vote on the UK's withdrawal from the EU, the final legislative step in the Brexit proceedings, during the plenary session at the European Parliament in Brussels, Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020.
Yves Herman, Pool Photo via AP
AP News
January 30, 2020 - 10:46 am
A few Union Jack flags will be lowered from European Union buildings in Brussels, more will be waved in jubilation by Brexiteers in London at the moment of Britain's departure — at 11 p.m. in the U.K., midnight in much of the EU (2300 GMT). The EU is losing one of its biggest members. The U.K. is...
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Neil Innes
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AP News
December 30, 2019 - 11:39 am
Comedic writer and actor Neil Innes, who created a Beatles parody group called the Rutles and frequently worked with the members of Monty Python, has died at age 75. Read more here.
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Tributes are placed by the southern end of London Bridge on Dec. 2, three days after a man stabbed two people to death and injured three others before being shot dead by police, in London.
Matt Dunham/AP Photo, File
AP News
December 21, 2019 - 11:18 am
A mysterious figure who used a rare narwhal tusk to help subdue a knife-wielding extremist on London Bridge last month has been identified as a civil servant in Britain's Justice Ministry.
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Emmanuel Macron, Justin Trudeau, Boris Johnson at NATO summit
CNN
CNN
December 04, 2019 - 7:59 am
World leaders at the NATO summit in London were caught on camera appearing to joke about US President Donald Trump during a reception at Buckingham Palace Tuesday evening. Read more here.
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A police forensic officer walks by a sign where a man was shot dead by police on London Bridge following an incident in London.
Matt Dunham/AP Photo
AP News
November 29, 2019 - 1:08 pm
A man wearing a fake explosive vest stabbed several people in what police are treating as a terrorist attack Friday before being tackled by members of the public and then fatally shot by officers on London Bridge, police and the city's mayor said. Read more here.
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American Airlines chemical spillage
Courtesy Katie Phillips to CNN
CNN
October 21, 2019 - 2:02 pm
An American Airlines flight from London to Philadelphia landed in Ireland after cleaning chemicals leaked in the aircraft cabin on Monday. Read the latest here.
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British Airways
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AP News
September 09, 2019 - 11:30 am
British Airways has canceled almost all its flights for 48 hours, affecting as many as 195,000 travelers, due to a strike by pilots over pay. Read more here.
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The Old Bailey, Central Criminal Court, in London, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019. A 17-year old boy will appear at The Old Bailey charged with attempted murder of a young boy aged six who was thrown off a balcony at the Tate Modern art gallery on Sunday Aug. 4.
Frank Augstein/AP Photo
August 08, 2019 - 10:27 am
LONDON (AP) — A teenager accused of throwing a 6-year-old French boy from a 10th-floor viewing platform at London's Tate Modern art gallery will undergo psychiatric assessment before he stands trial next year. A judge at London's Central Criminal Court on Thursday set a provisional date of Feb. 3...
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