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David Cameron

Britain secretly backing oilsands campaign: Guardian

Cameron is "Canada's partner in crime," says UK newspaper.

JK Rowling held “hostage” by British tabloids

The world-famous Harry Potter author tells UK courts how she was constantly violated and harassed by the press.

Two PMs agree: the economic storm is gathering

British leader David Cameron joins Stephen Harper in mutual Tory refrain: international collapse is near if government debts aren't cut.

Hacking reporter claims cover up at News International paper

A reporter from Rupert Murdoch's empire says phone hacking was widely discussed at newspaper meetings.  MSNBC reports that: The report that the practice was widely known will likely worsen the...

London riots: e-petition for stripping rioters of benefits gets 100,000 signatures

Over 100,000 people have signed the online petition to strip rioters in England of their government benefits and evict them from their government-subsidized council homes. The e-petition, started by...

Why do we care about the Royal Wedding?

When are we "commoners" going to learn to shower ourselves with love, respect and admiration?