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Jill Lawless - Associated PressJanuary 12, 2021
A long-awaited report recounted decades of harm done by church-run homes for unmarried women and their babies in Ireland, where thousands of infants died.
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Jill Lawless - Associated PressApril 27, 2018
The father of terminally ill toddler Alfie Evans called for a truce in a divisive case that has pitted doctors and the British courts against Alfie's parents, Christian groups and Pope Francis. 
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, with lawmaker Angus Robertson an SNP member of the UK Parliament, speak to the media outside the Palace of Westminster in London, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday called for a snap June 8 general election, seeking to strengthen her hand in European Union exit talks and tighten her grip on a fractious Conservative Party. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
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Jill Lawless - Associated PressApril 19, 2017
British voters will be heading to polling stations for the third time since 2015, after lawmakers overwhelmingly backed Prime Minister Theresa May's call for a snap election on June 8.
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Jill Lawless - Associated PressAugust 08, 2016
Daly became a hero by administering last rites to victims on the streets amid the mayhem of the Catholic Bogside district.
Boris Johnson leaves 10 Downing Street after being appointed Foreign Secretary, following a Cabinet reshuffle by new Prime Minister Theresa May, in London on July 13. (Steve Parsons/PA via AP)
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Jill Lawless - Associated PressJuly 14, 2016
"The number one challenge is to stabilize the economy, send signals of confidence about the future, the plans we have for the future, to the markets, to businesses, to international investors."
Britain's Home Secretary Theresa May arrives to attend a cabinet meeting at 10 Downing Street, in London, on July 12. Theresa May will become Britain's new Prime Minister on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
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Jill Lawless - Associated PressJuly 12, 2016
Culture Secretary John Whittingdale said there had been a "touch of sadness" to the meeting.
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Jill Lawless - Associated PressJune 30, 2016
The announcement is an astonishing twist in a political career that saw Boris Johnson serve as lawmaker and mayor, building a public profile built on Latin quips and rumpled eccentricity, while nurturing a poorly concealed ambition to lead his country.
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Jill Lawless - Associated PressJune 23, 2016
As results poured in, a picture emerged of a sharply divided nation.
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Jill Lawless - Associated PressJune 23, 2016
A vote to leave the EU would destabilize the 28-nation trading bloc, created from the ashes of World War II to keep the peace in Europe. A "remain" vote would nonetheless leave Britain divided and the EU scrambling to reform.
Labour Member of Parliament Jo Cox poses for a photograph. British lawmaker Cox has died after a shooting incident near Leeds, in West Yorkshire, England, it has been reported, Thursday June 16, 2016. (Yui Mok/PA via AP, File)
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Jill Lawless - Associated PressJune 16, 2016
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said "the whole of the Labour Party and Labour family—and indeed the whole country—will be in shock at the horrific murder of Jo Cox today."