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British children walk out of lessons on climate strike

Feb 16 2019

LONDON Thousands of British children marched out of lessons on Friday to demand action on climate change, earning a mild rebuke from the prime minister's office for disrupting classes, but praise from the energy minister and activists.

Birth certificate suggests rapper 21 Savage was born in London

Feb 05 2019

LONDON A man with the same name as Grammy-nominated rapper 21 Savage, who was taken into custody in Atlanta on immigration charges over the weekend, was born in London, according to a copy of a British birth certificate obtained by Reuters.

Karl Marx's London grave memorial damaged in hammer attack

Feb 05 2019

LONDON A memorial to Karl Marx at the cemetery in north London where the 19th century political philosopher is buried has been defaced, with marble hacked away apparently by a vandal armed with a hammer.

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