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By admin On Sunday, May 28th, 2017
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British Airways working to restore flight service after IT failure

LONDON — British Airways said Sunday it was still working to restore its computer systems but hoped to resume flights from London airports, a day after a global IT failure crippled its services. The airline said More...

By admin On Sunday, May 28th, 2017
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BA aims to restore normal flight service after IT failure

LONDON (AP) - British Airways says it's continuing to work hard to resume a normal flight schedule at two London airports a day after a global IT failure crippled its services. The airline says that it hopes to More...

By admin On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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Jewish teen claims Muslim classmates threatened to kill him

A Jewish teenager from Britain says he feared for his life at a top Berlin school because of violent bullying by Muslim classmates. “I was terrified and just went to the ground” when the bullies pulled a fake More...

By admin On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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Obama talks Manchester attack with Prince Harry

Former President Barack Obama discussed last week’s terror attack in Manchester, England during a meeting Saturday with Prince Harry in London. Obama and Prince Harry also discussed military veterans, mental More...

By admin On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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British Airways cancels flights out of Heathrow, Gatwick airports

British Airways has canceled all flights from London’s Heathrow and Gatwick airports as a global IT failure causes severe disruption for travelers. The airline says it has suffered a “major IT systems failure.” More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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Ariana Grande suspends her tour after deadly attack

Ariana Grande canceled concerts in London and several other European cities and suspended her world tour to “further assess the situation and pay our proper respects” to victims of the bombing tragedy More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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Knife-wielding man arrested near Buckingham Palace

A knife-wielding man was arrested Wednesday near Buckingham Palace in London, as Britain remains under the highest terror threat in the aftermath of the Manchester bombing. The arrest happened shortly before Queen More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Some musicians cancel concerts after Manchester blast

NEW YORK (AP) - The suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England has shaken the music world, with some artists canceling upcoming gigs and others planning to go ahead as planned. Blondie canceled More...

By admin On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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Sweden drops rape investigation into Julian Assange

STOCKHOLM — Sweden’s top prosecutor said Friday she is dropping an investigation into a rape claim against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after almost seven years. The Swedish Prosecution Authority said More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
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Huge swarm of bees stops London traffic during rush hour

A giant swarm of bees descended on rush-hour commuters in London on Tuesday evening, spooking pedestrians, landing on street lamps and slowing traffic to a crawl. “While I was videoing them I looked down More...