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Suspect denies knife murder of UK lawmaker David Amess

Dec. 21, 2021 09:57 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — A 25-year-old man pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to murdering a British lawmaker who was stabbed to death while meeting constituents. Conservative member of Parliament David Amess was attacked Oct. 15 during a routine meeting with voters in a church hall in the town of...

Locals gather to pay respects to longtime British lawmaker

Nov. 22, 2021 10:52 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — Hundreds of residents in the southeast English coastal resort of Southend gathered Monday to pay their respects to their longtime member of Britain's Parliament who was fatally stabbed last month while meeting with his constituents. Following a funeral...

UK says Liverpool taxi blast was a bomb, raises threat level

Nov. 15, 2021 14:17 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — British authorities raised the country's threat level to its second-highest rung on Monday, after police said a blast in a taxi outside a Liverpool hospital was caused by a homemade bomb. Investigators said they were treating Sunday's explosion — which...