European Union

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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(Mark Duffy, UK Parliament via AP)
January 16, 2019 - 2:47 pm
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May's government has survived a no-confidence vote called after May's Brexit deal was overwhelmingly rejected by lawmakers. The House of Commons expressed confidence in the government by 325 votes to 306, meaning May can remain in office. Had the...
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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 11, 2018 - 9:53 am
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Top European Union officials on Tuesday ruled out any renegotiation of the divorce agreement with Britain, as Prime Minister Theresa May fought to save her Brexit deal by lobbying leaders in Europe's capitals. May began her quest over breakfast with Dutch counterpart...
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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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(AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
December 01, 2018 - 10:57 am
By ANGELA CHARLTON and ALMUDENA CALATRAVA , Associated Press BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — All-night talks at the Group of 20 summit led to a possible "breakthrough" on fixing the global trading system, European diplomats said Saturday, as negotiations stretched into the final hours of the...
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(AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
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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(Chinatopix via AP, File)
August 03, 2018 - 11:43 am
By JOE McDONALD , AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — China on Friday announced a $60 billion list of U.S. goods including coffee, honey and industrial chemicals for retaliation if Washington goes ahead with its latest tariff threat. The Finance Ministry accused the Trump administration of damaging...
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Associated Press
July 26, 2018 - 9:24 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on trade talks between the United States and the European Union (all times local): 8:50 a.m. Treasury Secretary Stephen Mnuchin says addressing steel and aluminum tariffs and counter tariffs will be covered in the first phase of new negotiations between the United...
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