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Stories with person: Tony Blair
  • Tony Blair warns UK's Labour: Left turn will lose voters story has photos
    Updated: Jul-22-15 4:01 pm

    LONDON - Britain's Labour Party lost the election. Now it is losing its way, careening into a crisis that could rip apart a party that governed for long stretches of the 20th century.

  • Britons mark 10th anniversary of London transit attacks story has photos
    Updated: Jul-07-15 12:44 pm

    LONDON - Britons paused in silence, laid flowers and lit candles Tuesday to mark the 10th anniversary of suicide bombings on London's transit system in the worst terror attack on British soil and a day of pain seared into London's collective memory.

  • 7/7 spurred tough anti-terror measures some say went too far 
    Updated: Jul-05-15 5:04 am

    LONDON - After four home-grown suicide bombers killed 52 London commuters on July 7, 2005, Prime Minister Tony Blair vowed that Britain would stop at nothing to defeat terrorism. "Let no one be in any doubt," he said. "The rules of the game are changing."

  • Winton's rescue of Jewish children revealed after 50 years story has photos
    Updated: Jul-02-15 11:15 am

    LONDON - "Is there anyone in our audience tonight who owes their life to Nicholas Winton?" asked the presenter of the popular BBC magazine program "That's Life".

  • Nicholas Winton, savior of Jewish children, dies at 106 story has photos
    Updated: Jul-01-15 2:47 pm

    LONDON - He was just a 29-year-old clerk at the London Stock Exchange when he faced the challenge of a lifetime. Traveling with a friend to Czechoslovakia in 1938, as the drums of impending war echoed around Europe, Nicholas Winton was hit by a key realization.