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British Officials May Sidestep Watchdog’s No to Covid Vaccines for Young

British Officials May Sidestep Watchdog's No to Covid Vaccines for Young

British Officials May Sidestep Watchdog’s No to Covid Vaccines for Young British Officials May Sidestep Watchdog’s No to Covid Vaccines for Young Britain’s vaccine watchdog declined on Friday to endorse Covid shots to all children between 12 and 15 years old, advising the government that the health benefits were only “marginally greater than the potential known harms,” and the margin …

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Tom Cruise lands helicopter in British family’s garden because he was ‘running late’

Tom Cruise lands helicopter in British family’s garden because he was ‘running late’ Tom Cruise lands helicopter in British family’s garden because he was ‘running late’ A helicopter carrying Tom Cruise landed in a family’s garden in Warwickshire because the local airport in Coventry was closed. Cruise, who is currently in the country filming the latest Mission: Impossible film, landed …

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The British Government Is Launching an Antibody Surveillance Program

The British Government Is Launching an Antibody Surveillance Program

The British Government Is Launching an Antibody Surveillance Program The British Government Is Launching an Antibody Surveillance Program The British government is starting an antibody surveillance program for adults who test positive for the coronavirus in order to develop a better understanding of its vaccine campaign and the immune response to different virus variants. The program, which the U.K. Health …

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British Court Denies Last-Ditch Effort to Save Geronimo, the Divisive Alpaca

British Court Denies Last-Ditch Effort to Save Geronimo, the Divisive Alpaca

British Court Denies Last-Ditch Effort to Save Geronimo, the Divisive Alpaca British Court Denies Last-Ditch Effort to Save Geronimo, the Divisive Alpaca The owner of Geronimo — a fat, soft, highly divisive 8-year-old alpaca — on Wednesday lost her last-ditch legal effort to save him from execution. A British High Court rejected Helen Macdonald’s attempt to halt the warrant to …

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British Columbia Battles Nearly 300 Wildfires at Once. Here’s How.

British Columbia Battles Nearly 300 Wildfires at Once. Here’s How.

British Columbia Battles Nearly 300 Wildfires at Once. Here’s How. British Columbia Battles Nearly 300 Wildfires at Once. Here’s How. Whole parts of British Columbia are shrouded in opaque clouds of billowing smoke sent churning by the hundreds of wildfires that have been raging in the province’s interior region. With more fires burning this season than any since 2018, British …

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Germany Arrests British Embassy Worker Suspected of Spying for Russia

Germany Arrests British Embassy Worker Suspected of Spying for Russia

Germany Arrests British Embassy Worker Suspected of Spying for Russia Germany Arrests British Embassy Worker Suspected of Spying for Russia BERLIN — An employee of the British Embassy in Germany has been detained on suspicion of slipping documents from his workplace to Russian intelligence, Germany’s federal prosecutor said on Wednesday in the latest case of suspected espionage involving agents from …

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British Sea Power change name to Sea Power to avoid connotations of nationalism

British Sea Power change name to Sea Power to avoid connotations of nationalism British Sea Power change name to Sea Power to avoid connotations of nationalism British Sea Power have changed their name to Sea Power to remove themselves from any nationalistic connotations. The rock band said that while they “deeply love the British Isles”, they were renaming themselves to …

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Remains of Esther Dingley, Missing British Hiker, Are Found

Remains of Esther Dingley, Missing British Hiker, Are Found

Remains of Esther Dingley, Missing British Hiker, Are Found Remains of Esther Dingley, Missing British Hiker, Are Found The remains of Esther Dingley, a British woman who went missing while hiking alone in the Pyrenees mountains eight months ago, have been found, according to an international support group for missing person cases. The organization, LBT Global, announced the discovery in …

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Travelers’ Frustration Mounts at ‘Confusing’ British Covid Restrictions

Travelers' Frustration Mounts at 'Confusing' British Covid Restrictions

Travelers’ Frustration Mounts at ‘Confusing’ British Covid Restrictions Travelers’ Frustration Mounts at ‘Confusing’ British Covid Restrictions For the government’s last assessment, on July 14, industry experts had expected countries such as Italy, Germany and Canada to be moved to the “green list,” and Turkey and the United Arab Emirates to be upgraded to “amber” from “red,” based on the countries’ …

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British Columbia Declares a State of Emergency as Wildfires Rage

British Columbia Declares a State of Emergency as Wildfires Rage

British Columbia Declares a State of Emergency as Wildfires Rage British Columbia Declares a State of Emergency as Wildfires Rage A provincial state of emergency was declared by the government of British Columbia on Tuesday after wildfires across the region prompted dozens of evacuation orders, officials said. Mike Farnworth, the minister of public safety and solicitor general, made the declaration …

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