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Antarctic ice floe crack forces UK scientists to leave

LONDON (Reuters) – The British Antarctic Society is recalling scientists from its Halley VI polar research base in March after a fissure developed in the ice sheet. The decision was…

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Will colicky babies benefit from acupuncture?

By Andrew M. Seaman (Reuters Health) – Colicky babies may cry less after treatment with a scaled-back version of acupuncture, according to a new study – yet the results are…

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EU top negotiator wants 'special' Brexit deal with UK finance sector: report

London (AFP) – The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator has told colleagues that they need to strike a "special" deal with Britain's finance sector in order to keep credit flowing…

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UK finance minister fights back in bitter budget row

London (AFP) – Britain's finance minister came out fighting Tuesday after welfare cuts in last week's budget prompted the resignation of a top minister & unleashed vicious fighting in the…

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Obama to travel to UK, Saudi Arabia: White House

Washington (AFP) – President Barack Obama will travel to the United Kingdom & Saudi Arabia in April, a visit set to be dominated by doubts over Britain's EU membership &…

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Britain to test driverless cars on motorways from next year

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain said it will commence trialing driverless cars on motorways for the first time in 2017, as it moves toward its goal of allowing autonomous cars to…

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Amazon enters Britain's fresh food market with Morrisons deal​

LONDON (Reuters) – Online retailer Amazon is set to enter the British fresh food market after striking a supply deal with supermarket Morrisons, potentially ramping up competition in the already…

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US, UK hacked into Israeli air surveillance

Jerusalem (AFP) – US & British intelligence agencies for years hacked into Israeli drones carrying out surveillance to prepare for a potential strike on Iran, Israeli daily Yediot Aharonot reported…

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US, UK hacked into Israeli air surveillance: report

Jerusalem (AFP) – US & British intelligence agencies for years hacked into Israeli drones carrying out surveillance to prepare for a potential strike on Iran, Israeli daily Yediot Aharonot reported…

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Report: US and UK spied on Israeli drones for years

JERUSALEM (AP) — U.S & British intelligence cracked the codes of Israeli drones operating in the Middle East & monitored their surveillance feeds for almost 20 years, according to documents…

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