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Is the British Government in Meltdown?
ABC News' Jean Fievet reports: Is the British government in meltdown? That’s what opposition parties are now saying, after it was revealed today that Home Secretary Jacqui Smith is to step down from the cabinet and become the highest profile...
U.K. Politicians Charging Porn, a Moat and Even Needlepoint to Taxpayers
British Politicians Under Fire for Expensing Everything From a Moat to Porn Films
The Hate List -- Banned in Britain
ABC News’ Stu Schutzman reports: The British have decided they can do without the invective and "extreme views" of conservative talk show host Michael Savage. Savage and 15 others are been banned in Britain. Today British Home Secretary Jacqui Smith...
British government backs down over database plan
The British government said Monday it wants communications companies to keep records of every phone call, e-mail and website visit made in the country. But it has decided not to set up a national database of the information, a proposal that had been condemned as a "Big Brother"-style invasion of
Did U.K. Cops Kill Innocent Man During G20?
Cops Could Face Criminal Probe as Video Is Released of Them Hitting a Bystander During the G20 Protests
British MP Jacqui Smith's Expenses Leaked
British Home Secretary Jacqui Smith is under official investigation after her astonishing shopping list -- all charged to the U.K. taxpayer -- was leaked to the British media. The Daily Mail claims that Smith's list of charges includes small and not-so-small expenses like a toothbrush ($3.73), a
The Latest on the London Terror Plot Investigation
ABC News' London Bureau Pulls Together the Latest Reporting on the Investigation
As Britain Pursues Suspects, America Increases Security
Americans Can Expect Increased Security This Fourth of July, Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff Said
Reprieve for Gay Iranian Asylum Seeker
Britain granted a gay Iranian teenager a reprieve on Thursday from deportation to Iran, where he says he could be hanged for his homosexuality. Interior Minister Jacqui Smith said in a statement that "in the light of new circumstances" 19-year-old Mehdi Kazemi's appeal for asylum in Britain should