BRITISH PARLIAMENT

UK Parliament Attack: 2 Dead, Attacker Shot

The leader of Britain's House of Commons says a man attacked a police officer at Parliament and has been shot by police.

LONDON (AP) _ French Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve says that French high school students are among the wounded in the attack in London. In a tweet Wednesday, Cazeneuve offered support to the British as well as to “the French students wounded, their families and their schoolmates.” London is a common destination for French school trips. British port officials say they…

British Parliament Debates Banning Mandatory Workplace High Heels for Women

Women were told female workers had to regularly re-apply their makeup, have no visible colored roots when it came to their hair, wear non-opaque tights and always wear shoes with a heel between two inches and four inches only

  LONDON — When Nicola Thorp was sent home for wearing flat shoes to her job as a receptionist in London’s financial district, she realized it was her fingers that needed to do the walking. Thorp started an online campaign to put an end to what she called an “outdated” and “sexist” dress code for women in the corporate world….