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PI players mulling RWC boycott over world league exclusion

Mar 1, 2019

Members of a Pacific Island players' support group in Europe are considering boycotting the Rugby World Cup in response to plans for a new world league that excludes Fiji, Samoa, and Tonga

As Brexit looms, UK 'preppers' stock up and hunker down

Mar 1, 2019

For almost as long as Britain and the European Union have been wrangling over Brexit, Melvin Burton has been preparing for a bumpy landing

Drone sighting halts flights at Ireland's Dublin Airport

Feb 21, 2019

Flights to and from Dublin Airport in Ireland have been halted after a drone was spotted over the airfield

UK expands no-fly zone for drones around airports

Feb 20, 2019

Britain is extending the no-fly zone for drones around airports to 5 kilometers (3.1 miles) in an attempt to avert disruption like the grounding of flights at Gatwick in December

Hundreds stranded as British airline Flybmi collapses

Feb 17, 2019

Hundreds of passengers have been stranded by the abrupt collapse of the British regional airline Flybmi

'Small Island' author Andrea Levy dies of cancer aged 62

Feb 15, 2019

Prizewinning novelist Andrea Levy has died after suffering from cancer in recent years

Rare tiger killed in UK safari park; 2nd to die in past week

Feb 13, 2019

An English safari park says a rare Amur tiger has been killed in a fight with two other tigers

Chimps use branch to make ladder, escape Belfast Zoo

Feb 10, 2019

Zookeepers say a group of chimpanzees used branches weakened by a storm to make a ladder and escape from their enclosure at the Belfast Zoo

Crash victim says Prince Philip is right to give up driving

Feb 10, 2019

A woman who was injured in a car accident involving Prince Philip says the roads will be safer now that the 97-year-old royal has given up his driver's license

Rare tiger kills prospective mate in London at first meeting

Feb 8, 2019

London Zoo says one of its female Sumatran tigers has been killed by a potential mate while the two animals were being introduced

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