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LONDON | ‘French Spiderman’ arrested after scaling London skyscraper

LONDON— French urban climber Alain Robert has been arrested after scaling one of London’s tallest buildings. Robert climbed the 662-foot (202-meter) Heron Tower without ropes or safety gear on Thursday as police cordoned off the building, closed roads and ushered spectators away. Robert, known as “the French Spiderman,” has climbed many of the world’s tallest … Continue reading LONDON | ‘French Spiderman’ arrested after scaling London skyscraper

LONDON | The Latest: British government emergency committee to meet

LONDON  — The Latest on a crash outside the House of Parliament in London (all times local): 1:10 p.m. U.S. President Donald Trump has called a crash outside Britain’s Parliament “another terrorist attack in London.” Trump tweeted: “These animals are crazy and must be dealt with through toughness and strength!” Three people were hurt when … Continue reading LONDON | The Latest: British government emergency committee to meet

UK police make new arrest in major 2015 jewel heist

LONDON /March 28, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — London police have made a new arrest in the 2015 Hatton Garden jewel heist, one of the largest burglaries in English history. Police said Wednesday that a 57-year-old man was taken into custody the day before on suspicion of burglary after a search of his home in the Islington … Continue reading UK police make new arrest in major 2015 jewel heist