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New Zealand leader Jacinda Ardern and partner get engaged

May. 3, 2019 2:58 AM EDT

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and her longtime partner Clarke Gayford have gotten engaged. A spokesman for Ardern said on Friday the pair got engaged over the Easter break in the town of Mahia, but said any further details would be for Ardern to discuss when she...

Campaigners against Heathrow expansion lose legal challenge

May. 1, 2019 8:36 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Campaigners fighting British government plans to expand Heathrow Airport lost a challenge in one of the country's highest courts on Wednesday, in a decision which deemed the expansion lawful. A coalition of local councils, environmental activists and London residents claims the government has...

London taxes older vehicles in bid to fight air pollution

Apr. 8, 2019 9:55 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — In a bid to fight air pollution, London has introduced one of the world's toughest vehicle emissions standards, placing a tax on older, more polluting cars that drive into the center of the British capital. Starting Monday, the drivers of diesel cars more than 4 years old and of...

The Latest: Protesters in London demand halt to Brexit

Mar. 23, 2019 9:03 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 9 p.m. Anti-Brexit protesters flooded into central London by the hundreds of thousands, demanding that Britain's Conservative-led government hold a new referendum on whether Britain should leave the European Union. The "People's Vote March" on Saturday...