• Reuters - UK Focus56 minutes ago

    REPEAT-Europe wary of security infrastructure despite vehicle attacks

    Europe has experienced around a dozen cases of drivers using a car or truck to plough into pedestrians like last week's attack in Barcelona, but cities have not rushed to mitigate the risks by changing their layout. Concerns about cost, a fear that evolving security threats will make redesigned

  • Why did Boris Johnson blow £940m? Because the system let him | Hugh Muir
    The Guardian3 hours ago

    Why did Boris Johnson blow £940m? Because the system let him | Hugh Muir

    Each debacle bears scrutiny, not just to know what has happened to public money, but also in the increasingly important context of Johnson as a senior member of a Brexit-bound government which promises, against all the evidence, that it has the financial nous and negotiating prowess to secure from Brussels

  • Athletics - American distance runner Flanagan gets silver medal from 2008 Olympics
    Reuters

    Athletics - American distance runner Flanagan gets silver medal from 2008 Olympics

    (Reuters) - Distance runner Shalane Flanagan received her 2008 Olympic silver medal on Monday after the Turkish runner who finished ahead of her tested positive for a performance enhancing drug, the U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Track & Field said. Flanagan was the bronze medallist in the 10,000 metres

  • Reuters

    Athletics-American distance runner Flanagan gets silver medal from 2008 Olympics

    Distance runner Shalane Flanagan received her 2008 Olympic silver medal on Monday after the Turkish runner who finished ahead of her tested positive for a performance enhancing drug, the U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Track & Field said. Flanagan was the bronze medallist in the 10,000 metres at the

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