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The Latest: UK: Migrants at UK air base must apply to Cyprus

BERLIN (AP) — The latest news as tens of thousands of people fleeing war or poverty make their way across Europe. All times local. 6:25 p.m. A British official says…

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M&S posts falling net profit, clothing sales

London (AFP) – British retailer Marks & Spencer, regarded as a barometer of UK consumer demand, posted sliding net profit Wednesday on tumbling clothing sales & a poor international performance….

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Sisi says Muslim Brotherhood can play role in Egypt before UK visit

By Kylie MacLellan LONDON (Reuters) – Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi suggested the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood could again play a role in public life if Egyptians wanted a return of…

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Shaker Aamer, the last UK resident detained at Guantanamo Bay, returns to Britain

LONDON – The last U.K. resident imprisoned at Guantanamo Bay returned home to Britain on Friday after almost 14 years in which he became a defiant spokesman for his fellow…

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UK police make third arrest over TalkTalk cyber attack

LONDON (Reuters) – British police have made a third arrest in connection with a cyber attack this month on telecoms company TalkTalk in which the company said bank details of…

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Sub-zero interest rates have floor nearby, albeit a shaky one

By Mike Dolan LONDON (Reuters) – Zero is clearly not the floor for central bank interest rates, yet there's still a lower limit nearby, however shaky it may be. For…

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British businesses say cyber attacks constant

LONDON (Reuters) – British business leaders on Saturday urged police to make cyber crime an urgent priority following an attack on broadband provider TalkTalk, saying firms face continual security breaches….

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The Latest: Few claim asylum at UK military base on Cyprus

BREZICE, Slovenia (AP) — The latest news as asylum-seekers make their way across Europe by the tens of thousands, fleeing war or seeking a better life. All times local: 7:45…

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UK nuclear plant deal hinges on ambitions of London and Beijing

Paris (AFP) – Plans to build two next-generation nuclear reactors at Hinkley Point in southwest England are stalled at the crossroads of ambitions by Britain, China & French electricity giant…

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Exclusive Q&A with Chinese President Xi Jinping

(Reuters) – Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Britain on Monday for a state visit at the invitation of Queen Elizabeth II, the first state visit to the United Kingdom…

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