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London fire aftermath: UK authorities find 34 high-rise buildings unsafe, hundreds pack for evacu...

London: Britain's fire-safety crisis expanded substantially as authorities said 34 high-rise apartment blocks across the country had cladding that failed fire safety tests. London officials scrambl...

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London tower blocks evacuated as 34 buildings fail fire tests

Britain said 34 high-rise apartment blocks had failed fire safety checks carried out after the deadly Grenfell Tower blaze, including several in north London where residents were forced to evacuate...

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London tower blocks evacuated as 27 buildings fail fire tests

Britain said 27 high-rise apartment blocks had failed fire safety checks carried out after the deadly Grenfell Tower blaze, including several in north London where residents were forced to evacuate...

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Athletics-Olympic champs Rudisha, Kipruto lead Kenya team to London

Athletics-Olympic champs Rudisha, Kipruto lead Kenya team to London - Kenya's Olympic 800 metres champion David Rudisha, world 400m hurdles champion Nicholas Bett and former Olympic 3,000m steeplec...

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British lawmakers hit by ‘sustained’ cyber attack

By Kate Holton | LONDON LONDON Britain's parliament was hit by a "sustained and determined" cyber attack on Saturday designed to identify weak email passwords, just over a month after a ransomware ...

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UK Firefighters Battle Blaze At Low-Rise Building In East London

Ten fire engines and 72 firefighters were battling a blaze in east London on Saturday after flames engulfed a third-floor apartment in a low-rise block of buildings, injuring one man who was taken ...

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