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EU offers Turkey incentives to better tackle refugee crisis

...reached Greece so far this year, most in small overcrowded boats from the nearby Turkish coast. Most arrive on Lesbos.In Britain, the interior minister said she wouldn't agree - "not in a thousand years" - to a common European immigration policy...
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Father of dead boys: 'All I want is to be with my children'

...calls for countries to do more to ease their passage.In Britain, U.N. refugee agency representative Laura Padoan...newspaper said in its headline: "Be ashamed world."In Britain, Labour Party legislator Ann Clwyd said constituents...
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Queen Elizabeth II surpasses Queen Victoria's long reign

...becoming the longest-reigning monarch in Britain's history.She passes Queen Victoria...duty has earned admiration not only in Britain, but right across the globe...major public events to be televised in Britain. The 89-year-old monarch has...
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Despite majority, UK's Cameron faces Conservative rebellion

...continuity is clear: "Keep calm and carry on," as the Times newspaper put it in a headline.That is easier said than done in Britain's rowdy Parliament, where Cameron does not have full support from his party on the two key topics of Scotland and...
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Conservatives surprisingly strong in UK election

...LONDON - An exit poll projected a surprisingly strong showing for Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservative Party in Britain's election Thursday, suggesting it is within touching distance of forming a new government.The opposition Labour...
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Percy Sledge, who sang 'When A Man Loves a Woman,' dies

...was re-released after being featured in Oliver Stone's Vietnam War film "Platoon" in 1987 and reached No. 2 in Britain. Michael Bolton topped the charts in the 1990s with a cover version and Rolling Stone magazine later ranked it No...
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Britain has a new princess

LONDON - From Prince Charles to royal fans to most of those who put down a bet, millions in Britain were hoping for a girl.The Duchess of Cambridge delighted her nation and royal enthusiasts around the world Saturday by delivering...
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Fantasy author Terry Pratchett dies at 66

...He was 66.Pratchett, who suffered from a rare form of early onset Alzheimer's disease, had earned wide respect in Britain and beyond with his dignified campaign for the right of critically ill patients to choose assisted suicide.Transworld...
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Shell's $70 billion takeover could herald wave of mergers

...mega-mergers like the 1990s?" asked Christian Stadler, associate professor of strategic management at Warwick Business School in Britain. "Quite a few oil companies are under cost pressure with no sense of the oil price recovering. Companies had got used...
It's no longer safe to recline your airplane seat

...continue to march in a direction that will lead to more and more conflict."Airlines today are juggling terror warnings in Britain, the Ebola outbreak in Africa and an Icelandic volcano erupting and threatening to close down European airspace. Yet...


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