UK Prime Minister Liz Truss announces cap on energy bills

LONDON — British Prime Minister Liz Truss announced a sweeping stimulus package on Thursday to help Britons cope with soaring energy bills and attract investment in the energy sector. Truss announced a “new energy price guarantee that will give people certainty on energy bills”. In his first major move into the leadership role, Truss announced … Read more

UK’s Liz Truss to release billions of pounds to help pay energy bills

Newly elected British Prime Minister Liz Truss is set to announce a multi-billion pound stimulus package to help those struggling with soaring energy prices. Carl Court/Staff/Getty Images LONDON — Britain’s new Prime Minister Liz Truss is set to announce a package worth tens of billions of pounds on Thursday to help people pay their energy … Read more

UK’s Liz Truss to release billions of pounds to help pay energy bills

Newly elected British Prime Minister Liz Truss is set to announce a multi-billion pound stimulus package to help those struggling with soaring energy prices. Carl Court/Staff/Getty Images LONDON — Britain’s new Prime Minister Liz Truss is set to announce a package worth tens of billions of pounds on Thursday to help people pay their energy … Read more

Boris Johnson arrives at the Queen’s Estate to tender his resignation

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has arrived at Queen Elizabeth II’s estate in Scotland to formally tender his resignation to pave the way for Liz Truss to succeed him amid an acute cost of living crisis facing the country. Johnson will eventually leave office following a carefully choreographed audience with the monarch … Read more

Liz Truss set to become Britain’s new Conservative Prime Minister

LONDON (AP) — Liz Truss has been elected the new leader of the Conservative Party, the party announced on Monday, and will take office on Tuesday as Britain’s new prime minister to lead the country through an acute cost of living crisis. Truss, 47, who is currently Foreign Secretary, beat former Treasury chief Rishi Sunak … Read more

Britain to see 80% rise in energy bills as crisis deepens

LONDON (AP) — Jennifer Jones guards inject money into his energy meter, but it never seems to be enough. And when she can’t pay, she immediately feels the impact. The power in his London home suddenly went out three times recently, once when his partner was cooking an egg. Like millions of people, Jones, 54, … Read more

Polio in US, UK and Israel reveals rare oral vaccine risk

LONDON (AP) — For years, global health officials have used billions of drops of an oral vaccine in a remarkably effective campaign to wipe out polio in its last remaining strongholds — typically impoverished and politically unstable corners of the world. world. Now, in a surprising twist to the decades-long effort to eradicate the virus, … Read more

Archie Battersbee, boy at heart of UK court battle, dies after life support ends

A 12-year-old boy who had been in a coma for four months died in a London hospital on Saturday after doctors ended life-saving treatment his family had been fighting for. Archie Battersbee’s mother, Hollie Dance, said her son died at 12.15pm, about two hours after the hospital began halting treatment. British courts had rejected both … Read more

Boy at heart of UK court battle dies after life support ends

LONDON — A 12-year-old boy who had been in a coma for four months died in a London hospital on Saturday after doctors ended life-saving treatment his family had been fighting for. Archie Battersbee’s mother, Hollie Dance, said her son died at 12.15pm, about two hours after the hospital began halting treatment. British courts had … Read more