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Emma Thompson, weeping teenagers join peaceful climate protest in London

Apr 19 2019

LONDON Film star Emma Thompson joined climate change activists in a central London shopping district on Friday to read poetry praising Earth's bounties, part of five days of protests which clogged the British capital with transport snarl-ups. | Video

Climate-change protesters disrupt London docklands train service

Apr 18 2019

LONDON Two environmental activists climbed onto the roof of a train in London's Canary Wharf financial district on Wednesday as part of a third day of action to force Britain to take more radical measures to avert climate change. | Video

Harry and Meghan arrive in Morocco's Atlas Mountains to champion girls' education

Feb 24 2019

ASNI, Morocco Britain's Prince Harry and his pregnant wife Meghan arrived in Morocco's Atlas Mountains on Sunday where they will show their support for rural girls' education.

Britain's Prince Philip misses Christmas Day church service

Dec 25 2018

SANDRINGHAM, England Britain's Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth's husband, missed a traditional Christmas Day church service on Tuesday, though a royal source said that the 97-year old was in good health and just wanted to spend the day in private. | Video

'There were children,' says migrant mother tear-gassed at U.S. border

Nov 27 2018

TIJUANA, Mexico A migrant mother photographed running with her daughters from tear gas at the U.S.-Mexico border said she never expected the U.S. Border Patrol to fire gas canisters at children and families. | Video

Central American migrants resume their march toward U.S. border

Nov 11 2018

QUERETARO, Mexico Hundreds of Central American migrants resumed their march north through Mexico on Saturday, en route to the U.S. border where President Donald Trump has effectively suspended the granting of asylum to migrants who cross illegally. | Video

Wider Image: Taking the plunge: Hardy Hong Kong swimmers brave busy harbour

Nov 01 2018

Singer-songwriter Neil Young confirmed rumors that have persisted for months, saying he is indeed married to actress Daryl Hannah.

Taking the plunge: Hardy Hong Kong swimmers brave busy harbor

Nov 01 2018

HONG KONG For nearly 30 years, Sandy Lam has been rising early each day for a dip in the sometimes choppy waters off the western edge of Hong Kong island, next to one of the world's busiest ports.

Car hits pedestrians at UK parliament in suspected terrorist attack

Aug 14 2018

LONDON A man deliberately drove a car into London pedestrians and cyclists on Tuesday before ramming it into barriers outside Britain's parliament in what police said appeared to be the second terrorist attack at the building in just under 18 months. | Video

Trading inside the Rohingya camps

Nov 23 2017

PALONG KHALI, Bangladesh Mohammad Ayas, a 12-year-old Rohingya refugee in the sprawling Palong Khali camp, is busy hawking piazu, a fried mixture of onions, lentils and spices.

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