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Irish emigrants set to flock home for abortion vote

Apr 29 2018

DUBLIN/LONDON Christine Howell planned to spend two years straight traveling and working in Australia from her arrival in Melbourne last December without breaking her trip to return home to Ireland.

Britain says former Russian spy poisoned with nerve agent

Mar 08 2018

SALISBURY, England A nerve agent was used to deliberately poison a former Russian double agent and his daughter, Britain's top counter-terrorism officer said on Wednesday, in a case that threatens to further damage London's ties with Moscow. | Video

Gravestones mark family losses of Russian agent struck down by mystery substance

Mar 07 2018

SALISBURY, England In the years before Sergei Skripal was struck down with his daughter by a mystery substance outside a British shopping center, the former Russian double agent lost both a wife and a son.

Gravestones mark family losses of Russian agent struck down by mystery substance

Mar 07 2018

SALISBURY, England In the years before Sergei Skripal was struck down with his daughter by a mystery substance outside a British shopping centre, the former Russian double agent lost both a wife and a son.

Gravestones mark family losses of Russian agent struck down by mystery substance

Mar 07 2018

SALISBURY, England, March 7 In the years before Sergei Skripal was struck down with his daughter by a mystery substance outside a British shopping centre, the former Russian double agent lost both a wife and a son.

Russian ex-spy, daughter still critical after suspected poisoning in UK

Mar 07 2018

SALISBURY Russian former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia remain in a critical condition in intensive care in hospital, British police said on Wednesday as they appealed for witnesses to come forward with any information about the case.

Russian ex-spy, daughter still critical after suspected poisoning in UK

Mar 07 2018

SALISBURY Russian former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia remain in a critical condition in intensive care in hospital, British police said on Wednesday as they appealed for witnesses to come forward with any information about the case.

Britain's top ministers to meet on mysterious illness of Russian double agent

Mar 07 2018

SALISBURY, England, March 7 British investigators will update an emergency response committee of senior ministers on Wednesday about the mystery illness that struck down a former Russian double agent and his daughter.

Britain warns Russia over double agent's mysterious illness

Mar 06 2018

SALISBURY, England Britain warned Russia on Tuesday of a robust response if the Kremlin was behind a mysterious illness that has struck down a former double agent convicted of betraying dozens of spies to British intelligence. | Video

Fire engulfs London tower block, at least 12 dead, dozens injured

Jun 14 2017

LONDON A blaze engulfed a 24-story housing block in central London on Wednesday, trapping residents as they slept and killing at least 12 people in an inferno that the fire brigade said was unprecedented in its scale and speed. | Video

World News

At U.N. podium, Trump to tout protecting U.S. sovereignty

Since U.S. President Donald Trump made his debut at the United Nations a year ago pushing an "America First" policy, he has quit the Iran nuclear deal, the U.N. Human Rights Council and lashed out at some of the closest allies of the United States.