U.K. Labour lawmaker, 41, slain on street after meeting constituents

Jun 17, 2016

U.K. Labour lawmaker, 41, slain on street after meeting constituents

A British lawmaker who campaigned for the country to stay in the European Union was killed Thursday by a gun- and knife-wielding attacker in her small-town constituency, a tragedy that brought the country’s fierce, divisive referendum campaign to a shocked standstill. Jo Cox, a ...

Dead heat on eve of British election, polls show

May 7, 2015

Dead heat on eve of British election, polls show

The final polls released on the eve of Britain’s general election on Thursday showed main rivals Labour and the Conservatives locked in a dead heat. Prime Minister David Cameron’s Conservative party and the Labour party led by Ed Miliband have been neck-and-neck for much ...