Batley and Spen MP Jo Cox is seen in Westminster May 12, 2015. She was attacked and killed June 16, 2016. (Photo by Yui Mok for Press Association via Reuters.)

British lawmaker fatally shot; EU referendum campaigns suspended

Jo Cox was a rising star in the Labour Party and an advocate for Britain remaining in the European Union. The motive for the attack was not yet known.
Jun 16, 2016
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10 tips for Brits living in Seattle

How to get on in the Emerald City without coming off like a barmy wanker.
Dec 19, 2013
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A Fremont Pub Feels Like Home for English Football Fanatics

My dad is a football fanatic, and I don’t mean he loves the Seahawks. He is a die-hard fan of what Americans refer to as soccer. When I was a kid I was woken up most weekend mornings to the sounds of him and his football buddies yelling at the TV. By the time I had […]
Feb 4, 2013
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5 hot British acts invading Seattle this winter

Dreary winter days getting you down? The only prescription is more cowbell (…or guitar…or synthesizers) courtesy of some great bands from across the pond.
Jan 31, 2013
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International acts rock the Sasquatch festival

The international music presence at Sasquatch music festival this year was small, but global acts ranked among the more memorable of the weekend. Highlights included the powerful, female-led Little Dragon out of Sweden bringing the house down on Sunday night, Awesome Tapes From Africa mixing up an eclectic array of obscure found cassettes, and Beardyman (Darren […]
May 31, 2012