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Passengers Face Hourslong Delays as Snowstorm Snarls Heathrow Airport

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 01:15:53 GMT

The M1 motorway in London, which recorded up to 10 inches of snow in some parts on Sunday. The storm also grounded many flights at Heathrow Airport.Passengers described scenes of confusion and frustration at Heathrow, one of the busiest airports in the world.


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Corsican Nationalists Sweep Elections in Bid for More Autonomy From France

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:25:30 GMT

Corsican nationalists including Jean-Guy Talamoni, center left, and Gilles Simeoni, center, celebrated after the election results were announced on Sunday on the French Mediterranean island.The nationalists are not seeking full independence — yet. The vote centered on issues such as amnesty for political prisoners and the recognition of Corsican as an official language.


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Net Neutrality’s Holes in Europe May Offer Peek at Future in U.S.

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 22:48:19 GMT

A man using his laptop in Portugal. While the European Union have net neutrality rules in place, telecom providers have pushed the boundaries at times in Sweden, Germany, Portugal and elsewhere.Telecom operators have been pushing boundaries in Europe, where loopholes have left net neutrality regulations weaker than intended.


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Volkswagen Chief Suggests Ending Subsidies for Diesel Cars

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 20:18:41 GMT

New cars stored near the Volkswagen factory in Wolfsburg, Germany.In a major turnaround, Matthias Müller said that Germany should consider phasing out tax breaks that have encouraged diesel’s popularity in Europe.


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Boris Johnson Leaves Iran With Fate of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe Unclear

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 23:05:58 GMT

Iran’s president, Hassan Rouhani, right, with the British foreign secretary, Boris Johnson, in Tehran on Sunday.After the British foreign minister met with President Hassan Rouhani and expressed concern about the detained British-Iranian national, her husband said he felt renewed hope.


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Three Arrested After Firebomb Attack on Swedish Synagogue

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 19:47:00 GMT

Police outside a synagogue that was attacked in Gothenburg, Sweden, late on Saturday.No one was injured after a masked gang tossed Molotov cocktails at the building in Gothenburg, but three men were held on suspicion of arson.


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Max Clifford, Celebrity Publicist and Sex Offender, Dies After Collapsing in Prison

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 19:21:39 GMT

Max Clifford in London in 2014.Mr. Clifford, once Britain’s highest-profile publicity agent, was serving an eight-year sentence for assaulting woman and girls as young as 15.


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