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UK police respond to 'incident' amid reports of stabbings

Jun 20, 2020

Police in the English city of Reading are dealing with a “serious incident” following reports that multiple people were stabbed in a park where an anti-racism took place hours earlier

Calls for action from Twitter after Pogba gets racist abuse

Aug 20, 2019

Manchester United defender Harry Maguire has called on social media companies to require users to verify their identities after teammate Paul Pogba was targeted on Twitter with racial abuse

UK to pressure social media companies to fight anti-vax info

Aug 19, 2019

Britain's government is planning to pressure social media companies to do more to fight misinformation on vaccines following a spike in measles cases

Trade worries as Trump tweets weigh down markets again

Jul 30, 2019

European stock markets were down sharply Tuesday after President Donald Trump published a series of tweets that cast doubt on any hopes in the markets of an imminent easing in trade tensions between the U.S. and China.

The Latest: New Zealand set to talk free trade with Johnson

Jul 24, 2019

New Zealand says it's ready to begin negotiating a free-trade agreement with Britain when Britain is ready

UK envoy's leaked views inspire more insults in Trump tweets

Jul 9, 2019

Leaked documents revealing the British ambassador's critical views of the Trump administration have produced more insults and awkward politics

Experts: Spy used AI-generated face to connect with targets

Jun 12, 2019

The Associated Press has identified a phantom LinkedIn profile that appears to use an artificially generated face, and experts say its activity is typical of espionage efforts on the professional networking site

Facebook stops Huawei from pre-installing apps on phones

Jun 7, 2019

Facebook stops Huawei from pre-installing apps on phones

BBC DJ fired after royal baby tweet with chimpanzee picture

May 9, 2019

A BBC disc jockey has been fired after tweeting an offensive image about the royal baby born to Prince Harry and Meghan the Duchess of Sussex

The Latest: Fired UK defense chief denies tie to Huawei leak

May 1, 2019

Gavin Williamson, the U.K. defense chief fired for leaking security information, has denied any involvement in the leak from a secret government meeting about the Chinese telecommunications firm Huawei

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