Subscribe: Headlines from the Associated Press
http://hosted.ap.org/lineups/BRITAIN-rss_0.92.xml?SITE=NMALJ&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT
Preview: Headlines from the Associated Press

Headlines from the Associated Press



Headlines from the Associated Press



Copyright: © 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
 



UK regulator: Fox takeover of Sky not in public interest
LONDON (AP) -- Britain's competition regulator issued a preliminary ruling Tuesday that 21st Century Fox's planned 11.7 billion-pound ($16.3 billion) takeover of Sky plc isn't in the public interest because it would give Rupert Murdoch and his family too much control over the country's news media....



London firefighters evacuate area near Strand for gas leak
LONDON (AP) -- Firefighters have closed Charing Cross railway station in central London and evacuated the surrounding area after the discovery of a natural gas leak....



Head of Britain's army warns of eroding capability
LONDON (AP) -- Britain's army chief warned Monday that the country's ability to withstand attack and respond to threats is being eroded by a lack of investment in the military, increasing pressure on the government to boost defense spending....



Suspect in London van attack on Muslims 'ticking time bomb'
LONDON (AP) -- A man accused of driving a van into worshippers near London's Finsbury Park Mosque became convinced that all Muslims were extremists or rapists in pedophile gangs, a prosecutor said Monday....



Once-influential UKIP in chaos as leader refuses to quit
LONDON (AP) -- The U.K. Independence Party, which played a key role in Britain's decision to leave the European Union, was in disarray Monday as its leader resisted demands to quit amid a scandal over his personal life....



Ejector seat maker admits safety violations in pilot's death
LONDON (AP) -- An ejector seat maker has acknowledged breaching health and safety laws in connection with the death of a pilot belonging to Britain's Red Arrows aerobatic display team....