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Associated Press
March 13, 2019 - 10:27 am
by Jill Lawless & Raf Casert LONDON (AP) — Britain and the European Union braced Wednesday for a chaotic, cliff-edge Brexit after U.K. lawmakers rejected the divorce deal that the two sides had agreed upon. Britain's Parliament was to hold votes later that aimed to rule out or postpone a...
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Associated Press
January 16, 2019 - 8:22 am
by Dancia Kirka & Jill Lawless LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May faced a no-confidence vote Wednesday, a day after Parliament rejected her Brexit deal by a historic margin, unleashing a power struggle over control of Britain's planned exit from the European Union. May was...
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Associated Press
December 13, 2018 - 10:47 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 3:30 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron has ruled out the possibility that the Brexit withdrawal text that all 28 leaders, including British Prime Minister Theresa May, endorsed last month can be altered. Speaking ahead of a Brexit discussion...
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Associated Press
December 10, 2018 - 9:56 am
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May looked set Monday to postpone Parliament's vote on her European Union divorce deal to avoid a shattering defeat, throwing Brexit plans into chaos just weeks after Britain and the bloc finally reached an agreement on the U.K.'s departure. The pound...
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November 15, 2018 - 1:02 pm
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May says if politicians reject her Brexit deal, it will set the country on "a path of deep and grave uncertainty." Defiant in the face of mounting criticism, May said Thursday she believed "with every fiber of my being" that the deal her government...
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October 20, 2018 - 10:32 am
By SYLVIA HUI , Associated Press LONDON (AP) — Tens of thousands of protesters marched through central London on Saturday to demand a new referendum on Britain's departure from the European Union. Organizers want the public to have a final say on the government's Brexit deal with the EU, arguing...
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Associated Press
July 09, 2018 - 10:53 am
LONDON (AP) — British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson resigned Monday, adding to divisions over Brexit that threaten to tear apart Prime Minister Theresa May's government. May's office said in a terse statement that the prime minister had accepted Johnson's resignation and would name a replacement...
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July 06, 2018 - 11:58 am
By MATT DUNHAM and GREGORY KATZ , Associated Press AMESBURY, England (AP) — British police scoured sections of Salisbury and Amesbury in southwest England on Friday, searching for a small vial feared to be contaminated with traces of the deadly nerve agent Novichok. More than 100 officers were...
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Associated Press
July 05, 2018 - 8:24 am
AMESBURY, England (AP) — British officials investigating a second case of poisoning with the nerve agent Novichok in southwestern England said Thursday they suspect the victims were not directly targeted but sickened as a consequence of the previous attack. Police announced late Wednesday that...
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British police officers stand outside a residential property in Amesbury, England, Wednesday, July 4, 2018 .(AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
(AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
July 04, 2018 - 6:08 am
AMESBURY, England (AP) — British police declared a "major incident" Wednesday after two people were left in critical condition from exposure to an unknown substance a few miles from where a former Russian spy and his daughter were poisoned with a nerve agent. The Wiltshire Police force said a man...
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