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Britain proposes limiting tax credits to two children

Britain proposes limiting tax credits to two children

By Kiley Crossland
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Family | British lawmakers want to limit child tax credits to a woman’s first two children, according to a new budget presented by the majority Conservative Party in…

Barbarians inside the gate

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Culture | When the unwashed Germanic hordes of Vandals, Alans, and Suebi crossed the frozen Rhine River in A.D. 406 and changed Europe forever, beleaguered Rome…

EU to U.K.: Get moms back to work

By Kiley Crossland
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Family | Stay-at-home moms in the U.K. need to get back into the workforce, according to a European Union (EU) recommendation presented to financial leaders last week.

Man known as British ‘Schindler’ dies

By Wayne Stender
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Obituary | Sir Nicholas Winton, who died today at age 106, was an English stockbroker who saved 669 Jewish Czechoslovakian children from Nazi death camps during World…

Britain deploys counterterrorism police to investigate Tunisian attack

By Onize Ohikere
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Terrorism | Britain has deployed about 600 counterterrorism police to help investigate Friday’s attack at the Imperial Marhaba Hotel in the Tunisian beach resort town…

Churches respond to Ireland’s same-sex marriage vote

By James Bruce
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Marriage | The Emerald Isle is now a rainbow: Ireland on Friday became the first country to legalize same-sex marriage by popular vote. But not everyone is pleased with…

Inside Ireland’s marriage makeover

By Joseph Slife
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Marriage | The outcome of an Irish national referendum to redefine marriage was stunning in a land once deeply Christian and solidly Roman Catholic. Ireland narrowly…

Britain’s ‘miraculous’ results

By Cal Thomas
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Britain | BELFAST, Northern Ireland—“Shocked,” “surprised,” “stunned” were some of the words used by broadcasters, columnists, political “experts,”

UK exit polls show conservatives and Cameron to stay in power

By Jim Henry
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Britain | UPDATE: Britain’s Conservative Party has won enough seats in Parliament for Prime Minister David Cameron to remain in power, according to exit polls. The…

Unruly Britannia

By Cal Thomas
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Britain | LONDON—They called it “Question Time,” borrowing the term from the prime minister’s weekly appearance in the House of Commons, but this was…

Midday Roundup: Gunmen attack ‘Draw Muhammad’ event in Texas

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Backlash. Gunmen opened fire Sunday night outside an anti-Islam event in Garland, Texas. The two assailants wounded an unarmed security guard before being…

Britain welcomes royal baby girl

By Lynde Langdon
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Britain | It’s a princess for Britain’s Prince William and wife Kate. Royal officials reported that Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, gave birth this morning to a…

 
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