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A police officer is stationed outside a polling station at Cubitt Town Infant and Junior School on the Isle of Dogs in London, as people cast their votes in the general election, Thursday June 8, 2017. (Victoria Jones/PA via AP)
June 08, 2017 - 6:05 pm
LONDON (AP) — An exit poll suggested Thursday that British Prime Minister Theresa May's gamble in calling an early election has backfired spectacularly, with her Conservative Party in danger of losing its majority in Parliament. An opposition Labour Party that had been written off by many pollsters...
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A police officer is stationed outside a polling station at Cubitt Town Infant and Junior School on the Isle of Dogs in London, as people cast their votes in the general election, Thursday June 8, 2017. (Victoria Jones/PA via AP)
June 08, 2017 - 6:02 pm
LONDON (AP) — An exit poll projection suggested Thursday that British Prime Minister Theresa May's gamble in calling an early election has backfired spectacularly, with her Conservative Party in danger of losing its majority in Parliament. An opposition Labour Party that had been written off by...
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Former FBI Director James Comey is sworn in by Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., foreground, during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, Pool)
June 08, 2017 - 5:36 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The extensive coverage of former FBI Director James Comey's Senate testimony on Thursday gave Americans time to pause and focus on the slowly unfolding story about President Donald Trump and Russian involvement in the presidential campaign. But there was no rest for partisan...
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A police officer is stationed outside a polling station at Cubitt Town Infant and Junior School on the Isle of Dogs in London, as people cast their votes in the general election, Thursday June 8, 2017. (Victoria Jones/PA via AP)
June 08, 2017 - 1:39 pm
LONDON (AP) — Britain voted Thursday in an election that started out as an attempt by Prime Minister Theresa May to increase her party's majority in Parliament ahead of Brexit negotiations but was upended by terror attacks in Manchester and London during the campaign's closing days. Voters are...
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A police officer is stationed outside a polling station at Cubitt Town Infant and Junior School on the Isle of Dogs in London, as people cast their votes in the general election, Thursday June 8, 2017. (Victoria Jones/PA via AP)
June 08, 2017 - 11:26 am
LONDON (AP) — Britain voted Thursday in an election that started out as an attempt by Prime Minister Theresa May to increase her party's majority in Parliament ahead of Brexit negotiations but was upended by terror attacks in Manchester and London during the campaign's closing days. Voters are...
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Police officers ride away on their bikes after inspecting the polling station for Britain's general election, at Bermondsey Village Hall in the London Bridge area of London, Thursday, June 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
June 08, 2017 - 7:56 am
LONDON (AP) — British voters went to the polls Thursday for an election envisioned to be dominated by the country's pending departure from the European Union but that ended up focusing on international terrorism following attacks in London and Manchester. Voters are choosing 650 lawmakers for the...
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves with her husband Philip after voting in the general election at polling station in Maidenhead, England, Thursday, June 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
June 08, 2017 - 6:18 am
LONDON (AP) — Polling stations across Britain opened for national elections amid heightened security Thursday as one senior police official said the country was living through "unprecedented times" following a series of terror attacks in recent weeks. Authorities asked people to be alert and report...
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Britain's Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn gestures as he arrives to vote in the general election at a polling station in London, Thursday, June 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
June 08, 2017 - 4:59 am
LONDON (AP) — Polling stations opened across Britain on Thursday for national elections, amid heightened security worries following a series of terror attacks in what one senior police official described as "unprecedented times." The public is being asked to be alert and to report concerns to...
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May, centre, gestures at a rally while on the general election campaign trail, in Birmingham, England, Wednesday June 7, 2017. After a seven-week election campaign that veered from the boredom of staged soundbites to the trauma of two deadly attacks, Britain’s political leaders asked voters Wednesday to choose: Who is best to keep the U.K. safe and lead it out of the European Union? (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP)
June 08, 2017 - 2:18 am
LONDON (AP) — Polling stations have opened across Britain in an election to choose a new government. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. (0600GMT to 2100GMT) Thursday as voters choose 650 lawmakers for the House of Commons. Prime Minister Theresa May called the snap election in hopes of...
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June 08, 2017 - 2:08 am
LONDON (AP) — Polling stations have opened across Britain in an election to choose a new government. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. (0600GMT to 2100GMT) Thursday as voters choose 650 lawmakers for the House of Commons. Prime Minister Theresa May called the snap election in hopes of...
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