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UK police release graphic bodycam video of man’s ‘savage’ machete attack on officer

Police in England released the graphic bodycam footage of a van driver’s “savage” machete attack on an officer during a routine traffic stop last year after the man was convicted Thursday.

Titanic remains protected by joint US-UK treaty signed by Pompeo

The ruins of the Titanic will now be protected by the United States and the United Kingdom after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo ratified a treaty last month to protect the site of the world’s most famous shipwreck from those looking to dive for its valuables, officials announced Tuesday.

Baby born with massive ‘port-wine stain’ birthmark is ‘completely unique,’ mom says

A British mom whose baby girl was born with a massive birthmark that covers 90 percent of her body says her daughter is “completely unique” and “beautiful” despite the occasional rude comments from strangers. 

Prince Harry meets with Boris Johnson for one-on-one catch up following ‘Megxit’ deal

Prince Harry sat down for a one-on-one conversation with U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson following the Duke of Sussex’s somber speech to the public on Sunday.

Serena Williams shuts down question about Meghan Markle, Prince Harry’s stepping back from royal family

Serena Williams is keeping her focus on tennis while playing in the Australian Open even as her good friend, Meghan Markle, is making headlines all around the world.

Nigel Farage on Prince Harry, Meghan Markle no longer using royal titles: Queen ‘acted decisively’

Former United Kingdom Independence party leader Nigel Farage, who helped launch the Brexit campaign in the U.K., weighed in Sunday on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s “Megxit” plan and Queen Elizabeth’s reaction, saying he worries about Harry’s future.

Prince Harry breaks silence after ‘Megxit’ announcement: ‘No other option’

Prince Harry on Sunday publicly addressed his decision to “step back” from royal life, saying he wanted to continue supporting Queen Elizabeth without public funding, but “unfortunately, that wasn’t possible.”

Iran must compensate plane crash victims’ families fairly, other governments say

Five countries that lost citizens when Iran accidentally shot down a Ukrainian passenger plane, killing all 176 people on board, are demanding that Tehran accept “full responsibility” and compensate the victims’ family members.

5 Pakistani businessmen indicted over alleged scheme to export US goods for nuclear weapons program

Five Pakistani businessmen were indicted in federal court Wednesday for their alleged roles in smuggling U.S.-origin supplies into Pakistan to support the country’s nuclear program.

Britain hit by another Asian grooming gang scandal as report exposes child sex abuse in Manchester

British authorities knew that a network of predominantly South Asian men were grooming vulnerable children in Manchester, but failed to act to stop dozens of girls from being abused — according to a damning new report released this week that details yet another Asian grooming scandal in the U.K.

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry: Why has their exit caused a crisis?

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s unprecedented move to distance themselves from their duties as senior members of the royal family and establish financial independence from the crown has sparked — in the view of many — a royal crisis. 

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry: Who will pay for security?

In stepping down as “senior members” of the royal family, the question of who will pay for security for Meghan Markle and Prince Harry is one of many that are up in the air.

Boris Johnson rejects Scotland’s request for 2nd independence referendum

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson rejected Scotland’s demand for a second independence referendum, nearly six years after Scots voted to remain a part of the United Kingdom.

Royal family will heal after Meghan Markle, Prince Harry rift, Boris Johnson says

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he is “absolutely confident” that the royal family will resolve the serious rift over Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s desire to break free of their royal roles and move to Canada.