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UK mulls plan to ban plastic straws and cut waste

Apr 19, 2018

The British government wants to take action to ban plastic straws, drink stirrers and cotton buds _ and is urging other Commonwealth nations to follow suit.

London Marathon says reconsider fancy dress in record heat

Apr 19, 2018

London Marathon runners have been urged to reconsider taking part in fancy dress with Sunday's race set to be the warmest on record

Facebook adds privacy settings to comply with European rules

Apr 18, 2018

Facebook is introducing more privacy safeguards to users in Europe to comply with new rules meant to make it easier for consumers to give and withdraw consent for the use of their data

Cambridge Analytica ex-CEO refuses to testify in UK

Apr 17, 2018

The British Parliament's media committee says Cambridge Analytica's former CEO, Alexander Nix, says he'll no longer testify at an upcoming session on fake news, citing an ongoing investigation by the information commissioner's office.

UK: Nerve agent that poisoned spy was in liquid form

Apr 17, 2018

British officials say the nerve agent used to poison former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter was delivered in liquid form, and it will take months to remove all traces of the toxin

UK academic says data firm helped Trump campaign spread fear

Apr 16, 2018

A propaganda expert who has studied Cambridge Analytica says the company helped Donald Trump's presidential campaign use false statements and anti-Muslim messages to spread fear and resentment in swing states he needed to win

The Latest: UK investigates 30 groups, including Facebook

Apr 5, 2018

Britain's Information Commissioner says some 30 organizations _ including Facebook _ are being investigated as part of an investigation into how social media platforms were used in political campaigns

Trade war fears and tech jitters stalk global stock markets

Apr 3, 2018

Global stock markets fell for a second day Tuesday as investors continued to fret over a trade war between the U.S. and China and mounting public scrutiny of technology companies.

Trade war fears and tech jitters stalk global stock markets

Apr 3, 2018

Global stock markets fell for a second day Tuesday as investors continued to fret over a trade war between the U.S. and China and mounting public scrutiny of technology companies.

Medical ethics: UK uses data from doctors to find migrants

Apr 1, 2018

To track down refugees in Britain who may have broken immigration rules, the government is turning to a new and controversial source of information: doctors

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