Man charged with murdering British MP

People light candles in Parliament Square, central London in remembrance of murdered Labour MP Jo CoxSole suspect Thomas Mair has been charged with murdering British lawmaker Jo Cox and will appear in court later Saturday, police said. Cox was attacked with a knife and a firearm outside her constituency surgery in the village of Birstall, northern England, on Thursday. Campaigning ahead of Thursday’s closely-contested referendum on Britain’s membership of the European Union remains suspended Saturday as a mark of respect.

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