Tuesday, September 19, 2017
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‘Avalanche of roofs’ in Dominica as Hurricane Maria lashes Caribbean

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - Hurricane Maria caused "mind boggling damage," ripping off roofs across the small island of Dominica before pushing on...

Rohingya Crisis: ‘British Gov’t Has a Responsibility’ Over Its ‘Colonial Legacy’

Hundreds of Rohingya Muslims have been killed in Myanmar and thousands are flooding across the border into Bangladesh. Sputnik looks at what lies behind...

Commentary: The coming robot arms race

Russia's latest "Zapad" military exercise is underway on NATO'S eastern border. Tens of thousands of soldiers are taking part in the massive four-yearly war...

Central London Market Evacuated Over Suspicious Package – Police

Leadenhall Market, one of the oldest markets in the City of London, has been evacuated amid reports of a suspicious package, the Metropolitan police...

Swiss shut down ‘fake’ E-Coin in latest cryptocurrency crackdown

ZURICH (Reuters) - Switzerland's financial watchdog has closed down what it said was the provider of a fake cryptocurrency and is investigating around a...

Report: UK 2018 Economic Outlook Improves as BOE Poised to Raise...

An economics think tank says the Bank of England's (BOE) latest policy adjustment will allow the UK to offset post-Brexit headwinds, restoring consumer spending...

British cyclist pedals around world in 78 days, smashing record

PARIS (Reuters) - A British endurance cyclist has smashed the Guinness World Record for the fastest circumnavigation of the planet on a bicycle, riding...

Daily Briefing: Spain’s Catalonia – stand-off deepens

LONDON (Reuters) - The often surreal stand-off between Spanish national authorities and leaders of the region of Catalonia enters new territory today...

Cuckooed! How an Undercover MI5 Operative Helped Take Down the National...

Newly released files have revealed the role played by an MI5 undercover operative in destabilising the National Front, once the UK's leading far-right movement.The...

London Underground attack suspects reportedly used same foster home

LONDON -- A local official and media reports in Britain said Monday that two suspects arrested over last week's London subway bombing are an...