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School threats investigated from New England to United Kingdom

WHDH-TV - ‎14 hours ago‎
DENVER (AP) - Media outlets across the United States, from New England to Wisconsin and California, as well as in the United Kingdom are reporting school evacuations because of threats. Authorities in Colorado and New Hampshire say the threats led to ...
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Kirby Misperton, England, United Kingdom - ‎17 hours ago‎
#Breaking Councillors approve application by UK firm Third Energy to frack for shale gas near village of Kirby Misperton, North Yorkshire.
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Grayling urges US to 'stand aside' as UK reaches EU decision

Belfast Telegraph - ‎12 hours ago‎
"But that is exactly where the United Kingdom finds itself today." He said the introduction of the European single currency "created the economic equivalent of the San Andreas fault" - the geological feature that causes major earthquakes in parts of ...

How did we become the United Kingdom?

BBC News - ‎May 15, 2016‎
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, as it's officially known, has existed in its present form for fewer than 100 years.

IShares MSCI United Kingdom Index (EWU) (EWU) Latest Broker Coverage

Risers & Fallers - ‎3 hours ago‎
A number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of iShares MSCI United Kingdom Index (EWU) (EWU).
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Is it time for Brighton to leave the United Kingdom? - ‎May 16, 2016‎
Brighton can be painfully right-on. Its council threatens residents with fines of as much as £50,000 if they fail to abide by its Byzantine recycling rules.

U.K. stocks lower at close of trade; United Kingdom 100 down 0.33% - ‎19 hours ago‎
The best performers of the session on the United Kingdom 100 were Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG), which rose 4.29% or 21.10 points to trade at 513.00 at the close.
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Eurovision Song Contest 2016: The United Kingdom gets its first 'douze points' for five years

Metro - ‎May 14, 2016‎
We might have finished way down the bottom of the scoreboard, but let's not forget the magic moment that the United Kingdom nabbed its first 'douze points' on the Eurovision scoreboard since 2011. Yes, Saturday night's show saw Joe and Jake get ...

Type 'UK flag' into Google and you get a very unexpected result - ‎May 20, 2016‎
We all know the Union Jack is the official flag of the United Kingdom, well everyone expect Google, it seems. Tom Scott, a web video and television producer, joked the Queen might want to have a word with the search engine giant after spotting this ...

France, United Kingdom, Belgium and the Netherlands met at Eurojust and set up a task force on illegal immigrant ...

EU News - ‎May 19, 2016‎
Judicial and law enforcement professionals from France, United Kingdom, Belgium and the Netherlands, as well as liaison magistrates and specialists from Europol, recently came together at Eurojust for an operational meeting on illegal immigrant ...
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The United Kingdom wants to revive its first humanoid robot

Science Magazine - ‎May 17, 2016‎
It was a simple robot with a simple name, but 88 years ago “Eric” took a mechanical bow as the United Kingdom's first humanoid robot.
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Brexit would hit U.K. research hard, report says

Science Magazine - ‎May 17, 2016‎
Leaving the European Union would cause a steep drop in research funding for scientists in the United Kingdom, according to a new study—and it's unclear whether the country can "buy its way back" into European funding schemes under favorable conditions ...

Recently Changed Price Targets On IShares MSCI United Kingdom Index (EWU) (EWU)

Risers & Fallers - ‎21 hours ago‎
The share price of iShares MSCI United Kingdom Index (EWU) (EWU) was down -0.19% during the last trading session, with a day high of 15.94.

Lots Of Talk About The Brexit, But What Do Traders Think?

Benzinga - ‎15 hours ago‎
The Brexit debate, arguing whether the United Kingdom should exit the European Union, sparked again Monday morning after notable warnings from the financial sector were announced.

Bullying in the arts is a real problem

ArtsHub UK (subscription) - ‎May 22, 2016‎
Quigg notes that in a UK survey of theatre companies and arts centres, many of the written policies covered violence and physical threats but not more subtle insulting behaviour that can result in psychological damage.

Matterport Continues Global Expansion With Entry Into United Kingdom Property Market

Marketwired (press release) - ‎May 19, 2016‎
SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwired - May 19, 2016) - Leading immersive media company, Matterport®, today announced that the Matterport 3D Camera is available for purchase in the United Kingdom. In addition, the company is demonstrating its immersive 3D ...

How Unethical Is Buying Cocaine?

VICE - ‎7 hours ago‎
Former Colombian Vice President Francisco Santos Calderón launched an environmentalist campaign in the UK in 2008 and in the US in 2009, attempting to spread the word about "shared responsibility," and guilt trip middle- and upper-class cocaine users ...

What It's Like Working as a Paparazzo in Cannes

VICE - ‎7 hours ago‎
If it's a UK celebrity that I speak to and I get on with, and I take a picture that doesn't paint him or her in a good light, yeah, I feel bad.