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Experts say polyethylene-core panels, under investigation for their role in the Grenfell Tower fire, endanger residents, workers, students, hospital patients and hotel guests. Building codes in the U.S. that permitted their use could soon change.
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Taylor Swift is back in action … doing a music video in the UK. Taylor was spotted filming a new video in London Saturday night, where she shot around a few different sets “Green Eggs and Ham” style … on a double-decker bus, in a cab and on a…
The middle-class London suburb of New Malden is the unlikely headquarters of one man’s efforts to liberate North Koreans.
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Multiple injuries were reported Sunday afternoon after a car drove onto the sidewalk outside the Natural History Museum in London, the Guardian reports. According to the BBC , the injuries in an area popular with tourists are said to be minor. “We heard a horrible thudding noise and a car engine,…
Uber Technologies is examining concessions it could make to London to get its operating license back, while also preparing a legal appeal and rallying its users in the city to build support.
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An 18-year-old Iraqi man charged with a bomb attack last week on a London subway train bought explosives-making materials online and had expressed hatred toward the U.K., British prosecutors said.
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Police say at least six people were injured after being sprayed with “a noxious substance” Saturday night at a popular shopping center in London, CNN reports. According to the Telegraph , witnesses are describing it as an acid attack. Witnesses say the situation at the Stratford Shopping Centre started with an…
The U.K. capital’s top transport authority said Uber was unfit to hold on to its private-car hire license in the city, threatening a shutdown of the service in one of the ride-hailing company’s biggest global markets.
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London’s transport authority says it won’t renew Uber’s license to operate in the British capital, arguing that it demonstrates a lack of corporate responsibility with implications in public safety and security.
Transport for London says the car-hailing app was not “fit and proper to hold a private…