Brexit

French President Emmanuel Macron attends a meeting with Urban France representatives at the Elysee Palace in Paris, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. EU countries, especially France, have become increasingly frustrated and exasperated with the political division and uncertainty in Britain's Parliament about a way forward. (Ian Langsdon, Pool via AP)
April 09, 2019 - 11:57 am
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on Brexit discussions (all times local): 5:55 p.m. A top official at the French presidency says France is not ruling out the prospect of backing a further delay to Brexit. Just ahead of a planned meeting between Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel...
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A woman stands by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. Asian markets have followed Wall Street higher as investors watched for Brexit developments and corporate earnings. Benchmarks in Shanghai, Hong Kong and Seoul gained, while Tokyo was flat. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
April 09, 2019 - 7:44 am
BEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets mostly edged up Tuesday as investors watched for Brexit developments and corporate earnings. A mid-week meeting of the European Central Bank and the release of minutes from the latest U.S. Federal Reserve meeting will also be of interest, as will an updated...
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Pro EU protestors demonstrate opposite the Houses of Parliament in London, Monday, April 8, 2019. Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May will hold talks with the leaders of Germany and France ahead of a key Brexit summit later this week. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
April 08, 2019 - 6:23 pm
LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May wooed domestic political opponents and European leaders Monday as she sought to break Britain's Brexit impasse and secure a delay to the country's departure from the European Union. May's Conservative government and the main opposition Labour Party were...
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A pro EU protestor wears a hat opposite the Houses of Parliament in London, Monday, April 8, 2019. Britain's government and opposition parties are clinging to hope Monday of finding a compromise Brexit deal.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
April 08, 2019 - 11:43 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 4:20 p.m. The prime minister of the Netherlands says British counterpart Theresa May needs to convince him and other European Union leaders that her country will continue cooperating with the EU if she wants them to grant her request for another...
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FILE - In this March 29, 2019, file photo, Pro-Brexit leave the European Union supporters wave flags in Parliament Square at the end of the final leg of the "March to Leave" in London. Britain is set to leave the EU on April 12 without a Brexit agreement in place unless a plan is reached or the EU grants an extension. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)
April 07, 2019 - 6:42 am
LONDON (AP) — Britain's pro-Brexit Conservatives are protesting angrily against Prime Minister Theresa May's decision to seek the opposition party's help in finding a compromise Brexit agreement. May acknowledged Saturday that, despite her best efforts to persuade lawmakers to back her European...
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FILE - In this March 27, 2019, file photo, Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street to attend her weekly Prime Minster's Questions at the House of Commons, in London. The EU agreed to postpone the March 29 departure date, but gave Britain only until April 12 to pass May’s original agreement, come up with a new plan and seek a further extension, or leave without an agreement or a transition period to smooth the way. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File)
April 06, 2019 - 5:52 pm
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May acknowledged that the government's strategies to get her Brexit deal approved in Parliament failed, saying Saturday there's little prospect lawmakers will back the thrice-rejected divorce agreement "in the near future." With the U.K. once again days...
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Britain's Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt speaks during a Foreign Ministers G7 meeting in Dinard, Brittany, Friday, April 5, 2019. Hunt has launched a media freedoms campaign alongside international human rights lawyer Amal Clooney from the sidelines of the Group of Seven foreign ministers' meeting in the French Atlantic resort of Dinard. (AP Photo/David Vincent)
April 05, 2019 - 11:37 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 4:35 p.m. Eurotunnel, the company that manages the tunnel under the Channel, say it is prepared to cope with the extra checks that will be needed if Britain leaves the European Union next week without a withdrawal deal. Eurotunnel spokesman John...
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A currency trader talks on the phone at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, April 5, 2019. Shares are mixed in Asia, with Chinese markets closed for a holiday. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 rose early Friday while South Korea was flat and shares fell in Australia and New Zealand. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
April 05, 2019 - 8:24 am
BANGKOK (AP) — World stocks have turned higher ahead of U.S. jobs figures and after U.S. President Donald Trump said talks to ease a trade war with China were making progress. Britain's FTSE 100 edged 0.2% higher to 7,413 after Prime Minister Theresa May requested a further Brexit extension from...
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In this photo provided by the UK Parliament, Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May addresses MP's in the Palace of Westminster in London, Wednesday, April 3, 2019. A Brexit-related vote in Britain's House of Commons on Wednesday ended in a tie, the first time that has happened in a quarter-century. Under Parliament's rules, the speaker of the House has tie-breaking power. Speaker John Bercow cast his vote with the noes. He said that was in keeping with the principle that "it is not for the chair to create a majority that otherwise doesn't exist." (Mark Duffy/UK Parliament via AP)
April 05, 2019 - 5:53 am
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May Friday sought to delay Brexit until June 30 to avoid a crash-out in one week's time, but a key European Union leader suggested an even longer pause in the difficult divorce proceedings. In a letter to European Council President Donald Tusk, May seeks...
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A man shelters with an umbrella as he walks by Pro EU protestors holding flags opposite the Houses of Parliament in London, Thursday, April 4, 2019. The British government and senior opposition figures were meeting Thursday in search of a new plan on how the country leaves the European Union as Prime Minister Theresa May tried to stop her shift toward compromise from splitting her Conservative Party. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
April 04, 2019 - 1:57 pm
LONDON (AP) — The British government and senior opposition figures tried Thursday to overcome intractable differences and forge a new plan for departing the European Union, as the bloc warned of dire consequences if the U.K. leaves the EU without an agreement next week. Prime Minister Theresa May...
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