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2 months ago

London Stock Exchange sells Italian unit for $5.1 billion

The London Stock Exchange Group has agreed to sell its holding in the parent company of the Italian stock exchange to rival Euronext for at least 4.33 billion euros, or $5.11 billion
2 months ago
London Stock Exchange sells Italian unit for $5.1 billion
2 months ago

London officer shot dead while detaining suspect at station

A British police officer has been shot dead inside a London police station by a suspect he was detaining, who then appears to have turned the gun on himself
2 months ago
London officer shot dead while detaining suspect at station
2 months ago

London seen from plane's cockpit

The footage shows the English capital from the cockpit of a World War II-era Spitfire during a flyover.
2 months ago
London seen from plane's cockpit
3 months ago

Manhunt underway after stabbing spree in Birmingham, England

Police say the rampage went on for two hours, leaving at least one person dead and several others injured.
3 months ago
Manhunt underway after stabbing spree in Birmingham, England
3 months ago

London carnival show goes on _ with more import than ever

London's Notting Hill Carnival traces its roots to the emancipation of Black slaves and race riots in the city during the late 1950s
3 months ago
London carnival show goes on - with more import than ever
3 months ago

London's famous Tower Bridge gets stuck in an open position

The bridge somehow became stuck, leaving traffic in chaos and onlookers amazed.
3 months ago
4 months ago

Giant Ice cream sculpture unveiled in London

A giant swirl of whipped cream with a cherry on top, as well as a fly and a drone, was unveiled on Trafalgar Square's Fourth Plinth in London on Thursday.
4 months ago
Giant Ice cream sculpture unveiled in London
4 months ago

Socially distanced wax figures showcased in London

Madame Tussauds' most popular figures formed a socially distanced queue outside the wax museum on Thursday to celebrate the venue's reopening.
4 months ago
Socially distanced wax figures showcased in London
5 months ago

1 dead after 65-foot crane collapses in London

The 65-foot crane collapsed onto an underdeveloped apartment block in London, authorities said.
5 months ago
1 dead after 65-foot crane collapses in London
5 months ago

London police attacked for second night after street party

For the second night running, police officers in London have been attacked by revellers after trying to disperse crowds at an unlicensed music event
5 months ago
London police attacked for second night after street party
6 months ago

London may remove statues as Floyd's death sparks change

London's mayor says statues of imperialist figures could be removed from the city's streets, in the latest sign of change sparked by the death of George Floyd
6 months ago
London mayor: Statues of imperialists could be removed
6 months ago

Arrests at anti-lockdown demonstrations in Warsaw, London

Demonstrations have taken place in several European cities against restrictions aimed at controlling the spread of the coronavirus
6 months ago
Anti-lockdown protests rage across Europe
7 months ago

Aerial view of London shows deserted streets in time lapse

The U.K. said the lockdown could last at least another month.
7 months ago
Aerial view of London shows deserted streets in time lapse
9 months ago

UK police shoot knife-wielding man dead in London

British police say they have shot dead a man who was brandishing two knives near Trafalgar Square in central London
9 months ago
UK police shoot knife-wielding man dead in London
9 months ago

Man charged after prayer leader stabbed at London mosque

A 29-year-old man has appeared in court charged with stabbing an official at one of London’s biggest mosques during afternoon prayers
9 months ago
Man charged after prayer leader stabbed at London mosque
9 months ago

IS supporter pleads guilty to St. Paul's Cathedral bomb plot

A British woman who supported the Islamic State group has pleaded guilty to plotting to bomb St. Paul's Cathedral in London
9 months ago
IS supporter pleads guilty to St. Paul's Cathedral bomb plot
1 year ago

Family of London Bridge stabbing suspect 'shocked and saddened' by attack

The family of Usman Khan, the man suspected of carrying out a deadly terror attack near the London Bridge released a statement saying they are "shocked and saddened."
1 year ago
Family of London Bridge stabbing suspect 'shocked and saddened' by attack
1 year ago

Vigils held for victims of London Bridge terror attack

Jack Merritt, 25, and Saskia Jones, 23, were stabbed to death in a terror attack near London Bridge on Nov. 29, 2019.
1 year ago
Dozens mourn victims of London Bridge terror attack
1 year ago

How a London coffee shop is giving homeless community a 2nd chance

Second Shot coffee in London serves up coffee with a side of compassion.
1 year ago
How a London coffee shop is giving homeless community a 2nd chance
1 year ago

Focus on early release of terror convict in London stabbings

Focus on early release of terror convict in London stabbings
1 year ago
1 year ago

London Bridge stabbing suspect Usman Khan plotted to attack London Stock Exchange in 2010

The London Bridge terror attack suspect had plotted other attacks against the U.K.
1 year ago
London Bridge stabbing suspect plotted 2010 attack on London Stock Exchange
1 year ago

2 killed, 3 injured in terrorist attack on London Bridge

Police identified the suspect as a convicted terrorist released from prison last year.
1 year ago
2 killed, 3 injured in terrorist attack on London Bridge
1 year ago

At least 2 people killed, 3 wounded in terror attack on London Bridge

The suspect was wrestled to the ground by bystanders before being shot dead by police, who said that a device believed to be a hoax explosive was strapped to the suspect.
1 year ago
At least 2 people killed, 3 wounded in terror attack on London Bridge
1 year ago

London Bridge stabbing: 2 killed in attack by convicted terrorist released in 2018

Two victims were killed and three others are in the hospital after a stabbing attack near the London Bridge Friday afternoon, authorities said.
1 year ago
London Bridge stabbing: 2 killed in attack by convicted terrorist released in 2018
1 year ago

2 victims killed in London stabbing: Police commissioner

Two victims were killed and three others are in the hospital following a terror attack near the London Bridge Friday.
1 year ago
2 victims killed in London stabbing: Police commissioner
1 year ago

Multiple people stabbed in London terror incident, suspect shot dead

Authorities said the male suspect, who was shot by police, allegedly had a hoax explosive device strapped to him.
1 year ago
Multiple people stabbed in London terror incident, suspect shot dead
1 year ago

Grenfell Tower report: 'More lives' could've been saved

A new report claims there were “systemic failings” by emergency responders to the blaze.
1 year ago
Grenfell Tower report: 'More lives' could've been saved
1 year ago

39 bodies discovered in cargo truck outside London

The truck is believed to have crossed into Britain from Bulgaria, and the 25-year-old driver is reported to be in police custody.
1 year ago
39 bodies discovered in cargo truck outside London
1 year ago

Dramatic footage shows Extinction Rebellion protesters clash with commuters during busy London rush hour

Extinction Rebellion protesters clashed with commuters during busy London rush hour in dramatic footage.
1 year ago
Footage shows climate protesters clashing with commuters during busy London rush hour
1 year ago

London police arrest 5 over planned Heathrow drone protest

Police have arrested five people over a plan to fly drones.
1 year ago
1 year ago

London's Heathrow Airport cancels flights before strike

Heathrow Airport has cancelled 172 flights Monday and Tuesday amid strike plans by thousands of workers.
1 year ago
1 year ago

London police arrest 5th suspect in attack on lesbian couple

Police in London have arrested a fifth suspect on suspicion of punching two women on a bus because they are lesbians
1 year ago
2 years ago

Roads near UK's Parliament reopened after vehicle deemed 'non-suspicious': Met Police

Police had earlier investigated reports of a 'suspicious vehicle.'
2 years ago
Roads near UK's Parliament reopened after vehicle deemed 'non-suspicious': Met Police
2 years ago

Counterterror police examine 3 explosive devices in London

Britain's counterterrorism police are investigating after three padded mailing bags containing small explosive devices were found near major transport hubs in London
2 years ago
Counterterror police examine 3 explosive devices in London
2 years ago

Bombs apparently mailed from Ireland company: London authorities

Police are searching for the person who mailed three small improvised explosive devices to two airports and a railway station.
2 years ago
Bombs apparently mailed from Ireland company: London authorities
2 years ago

2 suspects arrested in connection with drone usage that closed Gatwick Airport

One of Europe's busiest airports was closed for more than 36 hours, leaving tens of thousands stranded before the holiday travel rush.
2 years ago
2 suspects arrested in connection with drone usage that closed Gatwick Airport
2 years ago

Drones shut down London airport

The prospect of a deadly collision between what police called "industrial"-grade drones and an airliner led authorities to stop all flights in and out of Gatwick Airport.
2 years ago
Drones shut down London airport
2 years ago

Drones cause chaos, shut down major London airport

Sussex Police said that the flying of drones at Gatwick airport was "a deliberate act to disrupt the airport" on Thursday.
2 years ago
Drones cause chaos, shut down major London airport
2 years ago

London's latest skyscraper is shaped like a giant tulip and is 1,000 feet tall

The building will have the highest viewing platform in the city.
2 years ago
London's latest skyscraper is shaped like a giant tulip and is 1,000 feet tall
2 years ago

Introducing London's newest skyscraper: The Tulip

The Tulip will soar 1,001 feet above the London skyline.
2 years ago
This is London's newest skyscraper
2 years ago

Haunting, beautiful installation at the Tower of London marks end of WWI

To mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, 10,000 torches are being lit every night until November 11.
2 years ago
Haunting, beautiful installation at the Tower of London marks end of WWI
2 years ago

Terror suspect crashes car into cyclists and barrier at British Parliament

London Metropolitan Police officials arrested a man who allegedly drove into a group of cyclists and crashed into the barriers outside the British Parliament.
2 years ago
Terror suspect crashes car into cyclists and barrier at British Parliament
2 years ago

London police investigating vehicle crash as possible terrorism

Driver in custody after allegedly ramming into pedestrians close to Parliament
2 years ago
London police investigating vehicle crash as possible terrorism
2 years ago

A 25-foot Jeff Goldblum statue pops up in London

The statue is laying near the city's Tower Bridge.
2 years ago
A 25-foot Jeff Goldblum statue pops up in London
2 years ago

Adele joins Grenfell Tower mourners

After a national moment of silence, cameras caught Adele singing along to a gospel choir's rendition of "Lean On Me."
2 years ago
Adele joins Grenfell Tower mourners
2 years ago

Grenfell Tower fire victims in emotional anniversary remembrance: 'Forever in our hearts'

“It's been a year and it went so quickly," Mahmoud Alkarad, a Syrian refugee, who used to live in Grenfell Tower, told ABC News.
2 years ago
Grenfell Tower victims in tearful anniversary remembrance: 'Forever in our hearts'
2 years ago

'I just feel scared': Life one year after Grenfell Tower fire

Grenfell Tower survivors Omar Alhaj Ali and Mahmoud Alkarad have resettled into new homes but they live each day in fear and continue to mourn.
2 years ago
'I just feel scared': Life one year after Grenfell Tower fire
2 years ago

A year later, survivors of London's Grenfell Tower fire try to cope

One year later, Grenfell Tower survivors still cope with the grief.
2 years ago
One year later, Grenfell Tower fire survivors still coping with grief
2 years ago

Massive fire breaks out at luxury London hotel, officials say

Dozens of firefighters are battling a massive blaze that broke out at a luxury hotel in West London on Wednesday, officials said.
2 years ago
Massive fire breaks out at luxury London hotel, officials say
2 years ago

Inquiry finds that 'stay put' strategy failed in deadly London tower blaze

Advice to residents from London’s Fire Brigade "substantially failed."
2 years ago
Inquiry finds that 'stay put' strategy failed in deadly London tower blaze