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iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) — U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron announced a plan to “drive appalling hate crimes” out of Britain in the wake of a spike in anti-immigrant sentiment that has rocked the country in the wake of last week’s Brexit vote.

Cameron announced to Parliament Wednesday that additional funding for security measures would be provided in response to combat attacks against migrants workers. He urged all Members of Parliament to condemn such attacks, regardless of party affiliation.

Hate crimes rose 57 percent between last Thursday and Sunday in the U.K. compared to the same time frame last month, according to the National Police Chiefs’ Council, an organization representing British police chiefs.

ABC News reported Tuesday on a video of a racist tirade that occurred on a Manchester tram that went viral in the U.K. because of the degree to which it captured the atmosphere of tension in the country, following the country’s decision to leave the European Union last week.

The victim of the attack, Juan Jasso, is actually a Mexican-American who supports the Brexit vote, the New York Times reported.

And there are reports of other hate crimes in Britain.

.@UKLabour Party leader @jeremycorbyn at @posklondon: We as a society will prosecute those who committed #hatecrime. pic.twitter.com/DIyOYFdif9

— Polish Embassy UK (@PolishEmbassyUK) June 29, 2016

Wednesday, a man was arrested for posting extreme right-wing material online that was Islamophobic and anti-Semitic in nature, according to a report in the Telegraph.

And the U.K. paper the Evening Standard reported that an 8-year-old Polish girl was told to “f— off back to Poland” by classmates three days after the vote, and people were using car keys to etch images of penises and swastikas onto the bodies of German cars that were parked near the Polish Social and Cultural Association building in Hammersmith, a district in west London.

Embattled opposition party leader Jeremy Corbyn echoed David Cameron’s condemnation of the current atmosphere of anti-immigration while addressing the press today.

“We as a society will prosecute people who commit hate crimes,” he said.

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Wall Street continued to climb on Wednesday, marking a second day of gains as rising oil prices overshadowed Brexit fears.

The Dow jumped 284.96 (+1.64 percent) to close at 17,694.68.

The Nasdaq climbed 87.38 (+1.86 percent) to finish at 4,779.25, while the S&P gained 34.68(+1.70 percent) to close at 2,070.77.

Crude oil jumped just over 3 percent with prices hitting above $49 a barrel.

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David Ramos/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Mark Zuckerberg’s construction of a six-foot wall around his oceanfront property in Hawaii has reportedly made him a lightning rod in the local community.

The wall around the 32-year-old Facebook billionaire’s 700-plus-acre Kilauea property is reportedly being built to block noise from nearby roads.

Local residents are complaining, however, that the wall will block their own views and the ocean breeze.

“The feeling of it is really oppressive. It’s immense,” Kilauea resident Gy Hall told The Garden Island newspaper. “It’s really sad that somebody would come in, and buy a huge piece of land and the first thing they do is cut off this view that’s been available and appreciative by the community here for years.”

Other neighbors described the wall to the newspaper as a “monstrosity” and described it as not feeling “neighborly.”

“I’m super unhappy about that. I know that land belongs to Zuckerberg. Money is no option for him. I’m 5’8” and when I’m walking, I see nothing but wall,” Kilauea resident Donna Mcmillen told The Garden Island. “It just doesn’t fit in with the natural beauty that we have here. There are people on the island who money can pay for anything. These kind of things that they do take away what Kauai is all about.”

According to Forbes, Zuckerberg spent upwards of $100 million in 2014 to acquire the property on Kauai’s North Shore. The Facebook CEO and his wife, Priscilla Chan, have an infant daughter.

Neighbors told The Garden Island they have tried to reach out to Zuckerberg, whose primary residence is in California, through letters and even signs on the wall.

“Somebody has been putting up signs, appealing to Zuckerberg’s generosity and humanity — polite signs on the wall — but those signs just get ripped off as soon as they appear,” Hall said. “There’s a total disconnect from what the community is concerned about and what he wants.”

In a statement, a spokesperson for Zuckerberg’s Kauai operation told ABC News the wall is compliant with the area’s rules and regulations.

“Rock walls like this one being built along the roadway are routinely used as sound barriers to reduce highway and road noise, and that is its primary purpose,” the statement read. “The sound barrier follows all regulated rules and regulations by the county and our entire team remains committed to ensuring that any development respects the local landscape and environment and is considerate of neighbors.”

At least one resident also told ABC News the wall is traditional lava rock, which is consistent with the local environment.

Other observers are also questioning if Zuckerberg is building the wall as a privacy measure. All beaches in Hawaii are open to the public, meaning anyone could approach Zuckerberg’s property by water.

Zuckerberg’s potential privacy concerns made headlines earlier after he appeared to cover the camera and microphone jack of his laptop with tape.

The privacy measure was spotted by Twitter user Chris Olson after Zuckerberg posted a photo on Facebook celebrating the growth of Instagram, which is owned by Facebook, with his laptop in the background.

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Pundits and auto analysts once pointed their fingers at millennials for the impending death of the automobile.

Young adults, according to several studies, were choosing urban life over suburbia and shunning cars for mass transit, bikes and ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft. They even had little interest in getting a driver’s license.

Now, some of these same millennials, ages 19 to 34, are not only embracing driving but choosing premium cars and sport utility vehicles as their ride of choice.

Luxury British automaker Bentley first noticed the shift a few years ago. Millennials started leasing and financing vehicles, such as the Continental GT, in 2013 and they now make up 8 percent of all Bentley sales, the company said.

The Continental GT is among the most popular cars in the high-end market for the 18 to 34 age range, according to Bentley. Its top competitors include Maserati, Rolls-Royce, McLaren and Aston Martin, none of which responded to ABC News’ request for comment.

A new Continental GT V8 coupe starts at $198,500. The average age of a Bentley owner in the United States is 53.

“Millennials represent an increasingly important customer base,” James Pillar, Bentley’s head of marketing, said. “They are the largest potential consumer group today, and their influence is greater than simply the money that they have to spend. We believe that this generation’s approach to life and social issues will have more impact than merely their money.”

Danielle Weinstein said she has seen an uptick in millennial Bentley drivers over the past year as a salesperson with Manhattan Motorcars in New York City. A millennial herself, she said her peers are attracted to Bentleys because of their status.

“Millennials are looking to set themselves apart,” Weinstein, 32, told ABC News. “They want to be catered to [and] they want a unique experience. They want to make a statement.”

Manhattan Motorcars has sold 33 new Bentleys this year alone, eight of which were sold to millennials, the dealership says.

Weinstein’s observation appears to be on target. Autotrader.com conducted a study of millennial car buyers and shoppers in 2013 and found that 32 percent of millennials “like to impress people with their lifestyle” and 40 percent “like to show off their taste.”

In addition, millennials said owning the “best brand” is important to them, according to Autotrader.com.

Weinstein posts Bentley videos on a YouTube channel she set up to connect with millennials who have the cash to splurge on a luxury car, with the average lease for a Continental at about $2,400 per month. Social media has helped drum up interest in the nearly century-old brand, she said.

“Millennials are drawn to social media advertising,” Weinstein said. “They come [into the dealership] to network. I know social media attracts millennials.”

It’s not just Bentleys that millennials want to drive. German carmaker Audi said it has been experiencing a similar level of interest in its cars.

“We’ve seen a 23 percent increase in millennials coming to the brand in the past two years,” Audi USA director of marketing Loren Angelo said.

Even though the average age of an Audi driver is 50, Angelo said, the company has been aggressively marketing to millennials. For instance, Audi has made it a priority to hire younger employees, focus its attention on social media platforms like Snapchat and Twitch, and strategically place its products where millennials will see them: in hit movies like Iron Man and TV shows such as Pretty Little Liars.

Audi also established a partnership with Major League Soccer to grow its customer base.

Angelo said millennials are leasing the Q3, Audi’s entry-level SUV with a base price of $33,700, and the brand’s luxury crossover Q5, which starts at $40,900.

The millennial-luxury trend extends to Jaguar Land Rover as well.

Kim McCullough, the company’s vice president of marketing, told ABC News in a statement that “Land Rover buyers are the youngest buyers of luxury SUVs, with half being between the ages of 20 and 48. With the recent addition of the Jaguar F-PACE and XE, pre-orders for those models reflect a younger buyer.”

For example, half of the pre-orders for the Jaguar F-PACE were for buyers under the age of 50, McCullough said.

Acura is the No. 1 luxury brand with millennials in America as a percentage of overall brand sales, according to research firm IHS Automotive. Acura’s RDX and MDX SUVs are ranked in the top three of all luxury crossovers-SUVs sold to 35-year-olds and younger.

Millennials bought four million cars and trucks in the U.S. last year, according to J.D. Power, second only to baby boomers. Millennials accounted for 28 percent of the new car market in 2015.

Karl Brauer, a senior director at Kelley Blue Book, said he’s not surprised that millennials are purchasing high-end automobiles because millennials at all income levels have returned to driving.

“There was a delay in millennial automotive purchases but it was just that — a delay,” he said. “The entire spectrum of millennials are buying cars. Every brand is seeing more millennial buyers.”

Millennials also have something else in common with their parents: They’re choosing to lease rather than finance. Leasing has hit record levels, with nearly 29 percent of all new vehicles sold in the fourth quarter of 2015 leased, versus 25.11 percent in the same year-ago period, according to Experian Automotive.

About 53 percent of luxury cars were leased in just the first two months of this year. Leasing made up just 20 percent of the market five years ago.

“Millennials are not interested in the pure buying model … and a lot of them don’t want to buy a car for the long term,” Brauer said. “Leasing also makes owning a car more affordable.”

He traced the reversal to the fact that millennials are growing up and having families.

“They have to buy cars now. They’ve reached that life stage,” he noted. “They’ve got a wife and kids.”

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Google might know you better than some of your closest friends.

The astounding amount of information Google knows about users can now be accessed in a refreshed “My Activity” page.

Keep in mind, this walk down memory lane is more than just Google searches. For many people, this trove of information includes everything from their Chrome browsing history, searches and videos watched on YouTube to various Android activity.

Google wants users to take control of the data and decide what they want associated with their account.

Much of this information is useful to Google, because it allows the search giant to tailor a “faster, smarter and more useful” experience, a message on the new portal explained. However, the page allows users to search by keyword, date and product to find specific searches or entire topics they wish to delete from their accounts.

After manicuring your digital history to your liking, step over to Activity Controls to fine-tune the settings you want moving forward.

While much of this information has been accessible before, the new page makes it easier to browse your history in one place. The personal Google retrospective comes as the company rolls out new personalized ad settings across apps and websites that partner with Google.

Instead of automatically opting all users into the new feature, Google is instead asking users to agree or choose to opt out via the “my Activity” page.

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iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) — In East London’s Romford, even residents originally from mainland Europe supported the Brexit campaign, revealing how anti-EU sentiment prevails in the traditionally working-class town.

“I voted to leave because it’s common sense,” said Iggy Rolesu, an Italian who has lived in the U.K. for 50 years. “Who is Brussels to tell me what to do in my own house?”

It is a common sentiment heard in the London borough of Havering, whose principal town is Romford.

Nearly 70 percent of residents in Havering voted for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union in a nationwide referendum held on June 23.

The vote was at odds with London as a whole — where 59.9 percent voted in favor of remaining in the EU and only a handful of boroughs aside from Havering voted to leave — but in line with much of the rest of England.

And as in other areas that returned a solid “leave” vote, the main cause of concern among Brexiters appears to be immigration.

“A lot of people are worried about the impact of immigration on schooling and the NHS [National Health Service],” Ashley Conlan told ABC News.

Larrain Gibson said that “unlimited migration is just not sustainable on a tiny island as we live on. We’re too crowded already.”

The other main concerns were sovereignty and the economy, according to those interviewed by ABC News.

“There are a lot of problems in the U.K. at the moment, and a lot of money goes to the EU every week,” James Brown said. “They say we get a lot of it back, but I don’t think we do. There’s nothing.”

The official “leave” campaign claimed that 350 million pounds a week ($467 million) could be saved by leaving the EU — a number widely rejected by economists and politicians on both sides. Before the referendum, Brexiters suggested that the money could be pumped into the National Health Service, but what seemed like a promise has since been reframed as merely an aspiration by leaders of the “leave” campaign.

Now, a few days after the results of the vote were announced, not all in Romford are convinced that the country made the right choice.

“I have a few slight misgivings,” Paul Fay said. “I think a few politicians made promises that I don’t think are going to be kept,” he said, referring to additional funds for the NHS.

“I don’t think that we were advised very well by politicians,” he said. “I think, on reflection, I may have voted to stay.”

Romford’s member of Parliament, Andrew Rosindell, was among those urging residents to vote “leave.”

Some in the town fear that pro-Brexit sentiment could turn into something nastier.

Lucas Vinicenko, a Lithuanian who has been living in England for 10 years and works in Romford, said he was worried about a backlash against Eastern Europeans in the country.

“It doesn’t feel like Britain is going to be Britain anymore,” he said. “It feels like 1930s Germany. My mom is integrated, but she feels scared. She feels she has a label on her. This is not just going to be a concern for a week or month, but it will be a decade of unhappiness and being scared.”

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YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The finance arm of General Electric, GE Capital, will no longer be dubbed “too big to fail.”

The branding came in 2013, when the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) determined that material financial distress at the company “could pose a threat to U.S. financial stability.”

“The Council unanimously determined that GE Capital no longer meets the standards for a determination,” the FSOC announced on Wednesday.

The company was among the financial institutions that needed a government bailout to survive the financial crisis.

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Mehmet Ali Poyraz/Getty Images(ISTANBUL) — People in Turkey are mourning, the day after a terrorist attack at Ataturk International Airport in Istanbul left 41 people dead and 239 others injured, according to Istanbul Gov. Vasip Sahin.

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, who said a trio of armed attackers arrived at the airport in a taxi and blew themselves up after opening fire, is convinced ISIS was behind the attack.

Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday morning, “This attack once again revealed the dark face of terrorist organizations targeting innocent civilians. It is obvious that this attack does not aim to attain any results but merely aims to produce propaganda material against our country by shedding the blood of and causing pain for innocent civilians.”

No Americans are on Turkish authorities’ list of killed foreign nationals.

Thirteen foreigners were among the dead, Turkish officials said, including three dual Turkish citizens. Five of the foreign victims were from Saudi Arabia, and the others were from elsewhere in the Middle East and Asia, officials said.

Of the 239 injured, 109 have been discharged from the hospital, and 130 are still receiving treatment, officials said.

No U.S. military personnel are among the injured or killed, a defense official said.

After the attack, anxious friends and family members of the victims congregated at Istanbul’s Bakirkoy Hospital, where the victims were taken.

While victims’ loved ones descended on the hospital, Turkish officials scrambled to restart operations at the country’s largest airport.

The airport resumed departures Wednesday at 2:20 a.m. local time.

Ataturk is the world’s 11th-busiest airport, with 61.8 million passengers last year.

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Matt Dunham – WPA Pool/Getty Images(LONDON) — Prince Harry brought down the house Tuesday night with Coldplay headlining a fundraising concert for the prince’s charity, Sentebale, at Kensington Palace.

Prince Harry expressed his gratitude to Coldplay, saying “you rocked the Palace!” during the band’s finale.

The first-ever concert on the East Lawn of Kensington Palace was organized by Harry to raise awareness for Sentebale — which helps young people struggling with AIDS and HIV, a cause his mother the late Princess Diana pioneered in her life.

Pouring rain couldn’t dampen the spirits of the band or Harry.

“Thank you for standing out in the rain, thank you to the choir that has come all the way from Lesotho,” Harry told the crowd as he sang along with lead singer Chris Martin and Coldplay during the final song on stage.

In a bit of role reversal, Harry — the fifth in line for throne — even bowed down to Martin during the finale, thanking the band for their performance.

Martin joked that the band had rehearsed at a small country farm — referencing the sold-out concert just last weekend at the Glastonbury Festival. Martin noted that they were at Kensington Palace to support Prince Harry and the importance of the work he was doing everywhere to help those in need.

The band played a 10-song gig to an intimate crowd of 3,000 who had nabbed tickets that sold out in less than an hour.

Before Coldplay took the stage, Harry delivered a heartfelt speech.

“What I saw there was a country with significant challenges; some of the world’s most vulnerable young people, robbed of their childhoods — forced into work due to extreme poverty and the loss of one or both parents to the devastating HIV/AIDS epidemic. In some cases the ‘lady of the house’ was a 12-year-old girl looking after her brothers and sisters,” he said.

The prince added: “This is a topic that has drifted from the headlines, but remains an urgent challenge. In southern Africa, the epidemic remains the biggest killer of adolescents. Here in the UK, more people have the virus than ever before.”

“What we know is that HIV is a virus that thrives off silence and feeds on stigma. Every single one of us has a responsibility to educate ourselves. To do what we can to speak out and stamp out the silence, ignorance, and fear that the virus needs to win,” he told the crowd at Kensington Palace.

Prince Harry founded the charity more than a decade ago with Prince Seeiso after spending his gap year at 19 in LeSotho. More than one in three children are orphans having lost a parent to AIDS-related illness in the sub-Saharan country.

HIV is the number one cause of death in 10- to 19-year-olds in Africa. Sentebale — which means forget me not — was named in honor of Princess Diana and Prince Seeiso’s mother.

Prince Seeiso paid tribute to Harry’s work on behalf of the vulnerable children in Africa at the concert.

“You came to Lesotho as a young man and today you stand tall and proud and are walking among the giants. You are making a difference. That is a testimony to the mother that we so love, that is Princess Diana. You in her footsteps have gone beyond the call of duty and gone to those dark corners and reached out your hand to the most vulnerable children of Africa and in particular, Lesotho,” said Prince Seeiso.

All of the proceeds from the concert by Coldplay will be used to fund programs to benefit the children of Lesotho who are struggling with the disease. The charity has recently expanded to neighboring Botswana.

In addition to Coldplay, Joss Stone and the Basotho youth choir joined Harry on stage.

Earlier in the day, Kensington Palace announced that Prince Harry will redouble his efforts on raising awareness about HIV and AIDS and its impact on young people over the next year.

Harry will travel next month to Durban, South Africa, for the 2016 International AIDS Conference on behalf of Sentebale.

“Building on his decade of experience in supporting young people with HIV in Lesotho through his charity Sentebale, The Prince is now determined to help his generation understand that the battle against the disease has not yet been won and still needs fighting,” Kensington Palace said Tuesday in a statement. “This will see him tackling topics including testing, treatment, and prevention as well as anti-stigma efforts that were famously championed by his mother Diana, Princess of Wales.”

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iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) — British politicians experienced a weekly address in Parliament like no other, with a prime minister who is stepping down and an opposition leader whose own party is trying to force him out.

A majority of Labour Party members of Parliament (MPs) have backed a motion of no-confidence in their leader Jeremy Corbyn, but he is refusing to step down.

“For heaven’s sake, man, go!” Prime Minister David Cameron said addressing the House of Commons.

Nominations for the Conservative Party leadership open Wednesday, with Boris Johnson and Theresa May expected to throw their hats in, as well as Stephen Crabb, Nicky Morgan and Jeremy Hunt.

“I was given lots of advice on becoming prime minister, one of them was not to go to a party with Silvio Berlusconi and that’s one bit of advice I took and stuck to,” Cameron joked.

MPs who campaigned for Brexit were booed in Parliament as one of their representatives tried to address the floor.

“We on the Leave side should recognize that although we won, it was a narrow mandate with plenty of decent, patriotic people voting for Remain,” Douglas Carswell, a member of the U.K. Independence Party representing Clacton, managed to say after Speaker John Bercow intervened.

“The honourable gentleman will be heard and it’s about us and this place that he will be heard,” Bercow hammered.

Meanwhile, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon held a series of meetings in Brussels to lobby for Scotland to remain in the European Union.

Speaking ahead of a meeting with Sturgeon, Jean-Claude Juncker, the European Commission president, said he would “listen” to her case.

“I will listen carefully to what the first minister will tell me, but we don’t have the intention — neither [European Council President] Donald [Tusk] nor myself — to interfere in the British process. That is not our duty and not my job,” Juncker said.

Juncker also made clear that there can be “no single market a la carte” for the U.K. and that anyone wanting access to the EU’s internal market had to adhere to strict criteria “without exception.”

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