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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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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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President Donald Trump announces Brett Kavanaugh as his Supreme Court nominee, in the East Room of the White House, Monday, July 9, 2018, in Washington.
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
July 10, 2018 - 8:49 am
By Jill Colvin and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's four-nation European tour has allies fretting over the risk of damage he could do to the decades-old NATO alliance. They're also worried about his potential embrace of Russia's Vladimir Putin during a...
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Britain's new Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union Dominic Raab leaves 10 Downing Street after it was announced he was appointed to the job in London, Monday, July 9, 2018.
AP Photo/Matt Dunham
July 09, 2018 - 7:17 am
By Jill Lawless, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — Britain's prime minister on Monday appointed Dominic Raab, a staunchly pro-Brexit lawmaker, to replace David Davis as the most senior official in charge of negotiating Britain's exit from the European Union. Davis quit late Sunday, saying he could not...
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Britain's Home Secretary Sajid Javid, right, meets police officers as he visits Muggleton Road
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July 08, 2018 - 9:23 pm
LONDON (AP) — A woman who was poisoned by a military-grade nerve agent in southwest England died Sunday, eight days after police think she touched a contaminated item that has not been found. London's Metropolitan Police force said detectives had become a homicide investigation with 44-year-old...
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Britain's Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union David Davis delivers a speech in London, on Britain's vision for the future security relationship with the EU.
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July 08, 2018 - 8:50 pm
By Jill Lawless LONDON (AP) — Britain's most senior official in charge of negotiating the country's exit from the European Union resigned Sunday, two days after Prime Minister Theresa May announced she had finally united her quarrelsome government behind a plan for Brexit. In a blow to the...
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Trump baby balloon
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July 05, 2018 - 11:40 am
By James Masters (CNN) -- A giant 'Trump Baby' balloon is set to be flown close to the UK Parliament during US President Donald Trump's visit to London next week after the Mayor of London gave the go-ahead, it was announced Thursday. Protests are expected across London when Trump arrives for his...
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England supporters celebrate Harry Kane's winning goal as fans watch the World Cup soccer match between Tunisia and England at the Lord Raglan Pub in London.
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June 20, 2018 - 4:03 pm
LONDON (AP) — No beer at this time of year? A British trade group says there's a shortage of carbon dioxide in Northern Europe, sparking fears that drinks may lack fizz just as thirsty soccer fans fill pubs for the World Cup. Gavin Partington, director-general of the British Soft Drinks Association...
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In this Monday, April 23, 2018 file photo, Britain's Prince William and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge pose for a photo with their newborn baby son as they leave the Lindo wing at St Mary's Hospital in London.
AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, file
June 20, 2018 - 1:18 pm
LONDON (AP) — Britain's royal palace says Prince Louis will be christened July 9 by Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby. The third son of Prince William and his wife Kate, Duchess of Cambridge was born April 23 and is fifth in line to the throne. Kensington Palace said Wednesday that Louis will...
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Artist Christo attends the unveiling of his first UK outdoor exhibit, The London Mastaba, on the Serpentine Lake in Hyde Park, central London, Monday June 18, 2018.
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June 18, 2018 - 10:34 am
By Jill Lawless, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — The ducks, geese and hardy cold-water swimmers in London's Hyde Park have a new neighbor: a monumental floating structure made from 7,506 stacked barrels colored bright red, mauve and blue. "The London Mastaba," unveiled Monday, is the latest...
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