British Police: London's Financial District a Likely Terrorist Target

Police have performed security assessments of area, focusing on 'hostile reconnaissance'

In Egypt, authorities on Tuesday released Egyptian chemist Magdy el-Nashar, who had been sought by Britain in connection with the deadly July 7 explosions on London's Underground and on a bus. Egyptian officials said he was let go because no evidence was found linking him to the attack or to al-Qaida.