UK government delayed its decision on building a third runway at London Heathrow until January. The consultation process closed Nov. 9 and a decision was expected this month. "I will ensure that I give proper consideration to the evidence before me and will therefore take more time before making an announcement to the House, in January 2009," Secretary of State for Transport Geoff Hoon said in a statement to Parliament, noting he was aware "that there are strong views across a range of ...

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