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Patrick Smith

Patrick Smith is a London-based editor and reporter for NBC News Digital.

Patrick Smith is a London-based editor and reporter for NBC News Digital.

Latest from Patrick Smith

10d ago

Chinese nuclear power plant investigating 'increase of gases' at reactor

The company that runs the plant said it was operating safely despite the abnormality.
26d ago

As Covid risk dwindles in Europe, police warn of renewed terrorist threats

"We have seen an increased body of online extremism and hatred," London's Metropolitan Police said.
31d ago

Police in Belgium hunt for suspected far-right soldier

The case has raised new questions about the role of extremist politics in Europe's militaries.

Fight to stop Texas election bill, Trump's Medicaid legacy and Iran nuclear deal hope: Friday's top stories

A late-night bid to stop an election bill, President Joe Biden's attempts to unpick his predecessor's Medicaid changes and the latest on the Iran nuclear deal.

Democrats eye Senate seat, West Virginia's power problems and the future for Afghan women: Wednesday's top stories

Plus a dispute over fish in the English Channel and a stretch for desk-bound home workers.
52d ago

Dark web child abuse image site with 400,000 members taken down in global police sting

The three main suspects are accused of founding and maintaining the site, as well as giving members advice on how to avoid arrest, German police said.
55d ago

British police officer Ben Hannam jailed for joining neo-Nazi terror group

Investigators found in Hannam's possession a document written by Anders Breivik, the right-wing extremist who killed 77 people in a 2011 attack in Norway.
60d ago

Americans vaccinated against Covid may be allowed to go to Europe this summer

More tourists from the U.S. visit the E.U. than from any other country outside the bloc, with 25 million arrivals spending 74 million nights in 2016.

Carbon emissions in 2021 to pass pre-pandemic levels, report warns

"This economic recovery is anything but sustainable for our climate," Fatih Birol, executive director of the International Energy Agency, said.

8 dead in Indianapolis FedEx shooting: The Morning Rundown

We have the latest on a shooting at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis and an investigation into top soldiers sharing conspiracy theories on Facebook.

Bernie Madoff's victims' anger lives on: The Morning Rundown

The latest reaction to Bernie Madoff's death, why child safety experts don't want a kids' Instagram and what Prince Philip's death means for the royals.