Top U.K. doctor: Ebola screening should be improved

Jan 1, 2015

Top U.K. doctor: Ebola screening should be improved

Britain’s Ebola screening procedures should be improved, the country’s chief medical officer said Wednesday, after a nurse was cleared to fly hours before she was diagnosed with the disease. Nurse Pauline Cafferkey flew from London to Glasgow on Sunday after returning from Sierra Leone. ...

U.K. mayor wants to close Heathrow

Jul 16, 2013

U.K. mayor wants to close Heathrow

London Mayor Boris Johnson said he will submit plans to close the British capital’s Heathrow Airport on the grounds that it’s too noisy and replace it with a four-runway hub in one of three locations east or north of the city. The government could ...