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Brexit is blowing up UK politics

With Brexit day only weeks away, and still no deal in place, now might not seem the best time for British politicians to flip the table over.

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'Time of the essence,' says May on latest Brussels shuttle

British Prime Minister Theresa May held "constructive" talks in Brussels on Wednesday as she sought concessions on Brexit from a skeptical European ...

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UK Labour leader Corbyn to discuss Brexit impasse with EU's Barnier

Britain's opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will meet European leaders in Brussels on Thursday to discuss how to try to break the deadlock over ...

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Stephen Biegun tutored Sarah Palin on foreign policy. Now he’s trying to clinch a North Korea deal for Trump.

The U.S. special envoy arrived in Hanoi on a mission to close substantial gaps ahead of Trump’s summit with Kim Jong Un next week.

German envoy says he has GOP support to decriminalize homosexuality abroad

The U.S. ambassador to Germany said that Republicans and religious conservatives are backing the administration's effort but he doesn't name ...

The Latest: UK's May, EU's Juncker say talks 'constructive'

British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker say they had a "constructive" dinner meeting and plan to meet again before the end of the month to assess progress in the Brexit negotiations

Antsy corporate giants and angry sheep farmers: Brexit turns torturous for Theresa May

A closer look at the day's most notable stories with The National's Jonathon Gatehouse: financial worries about Brexit start to bite in Britain; families of the Ukrainian sailors detained by Russia are growing impatient with the courtroom delays and want their loved ones back.

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Three UK Conservatives quit party in protest at 'disastrous Brexit'

Three lawmakers from Britain's governing Conservatives quit over the government's "disastrous handling of Brexit" on Wednesday, in a blow to Prime Minister Theresa May's attempts to unite her party around plans to leave the European Union.

London Fashion Week: Brexit, protest and a new femininity

In recent years, London has lost ground to the rest of the "big four" fashion weeks, ceding column inches to the legacy brands showing at Milan or ...

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UK's May back in Brussels, hit by defections over Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May headed to Brussels on Wednesday to seek more concessions from a skeptical European Union after the defection of ...

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EU won't renegotiate Brexit deal: Spain foreign ministry source

The European Union will not agree to renegotiate the deal on Britain's exit from the bloc but there might be some margin of maneuver for a statement on the Irish backstop, a Spanish foreign ministry source told Reuters.

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EU's Juncker sees no Brexit breakthrough in Wednesday talks with PM May

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Wednesday reiterated he had no expectations of a Brexit breakthrough when he meets British Prime Minister Theresa May in the evening.

Three U.K. lawmakers quit ruling Conservative party over 'disastrous Brexit'

With only 37 days until Britain leaves the European Union, divisions over Brexit are redrawing the political landscape.

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Revised Brexit accord being hammered out now: Bloomberg cites Spanish foreign minister

A revised Brexit accord is being hammered out at the moment, Bloomberg quoted Spain's foreign minister as saying.

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Disgusted by Brexit hard-liners, three lawmakers abandon Theresa May’s Conservative Party

The three are joining a new “Independent Group” of centrist Labour and Conservative members of Parliament.

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Despite the slaughter in Yemen, Britain is still chasing arms sales | Andrew Smith

Defence contractors are in Abu Dhabi this week for the Middle East’s biggest arms fair – supported to the hilt by UK ministersA Khaleeji bagpipe ...

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As a ‘No Deal’ Brexit Looms, the Art World Prepares for the Fallout

British dealers, auctioneers and artists are bracing for the departure from the European Union. Some see advantages to life outside the bloc.

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Microsoft Detects Hacking Targeting Europe Democracy Groups

A hacking group has targeted European democratic institutions including think tanks and non-profit groups ahead of highly anticipated EU parliamentary elections in May, Microsoft said. The company said Tuesday that a group called Strontium targeted email accounts for more than 100 people in six European countries working for the German Council ...

3 British lawmakers leave Theresa May's Conservative Party over Brexit failures

Brexit opposition led three British lawmakers to leave the Conservative Party Wednesday to join an independent movement with seven others who left the Labor Party.

3 U.K. Conservative MPs quit party over Brexit, join independent group

Cracks in Britain's political party system yawned wider Wednesday, as three pro-European lawmakers ...

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UN envoy says Yemen ports deal is chance for peace talks

U.N. envoy for Yemen says the beginning of the pullout of forces from three key ports provides an opportunity to move to the major goal of ending the ...

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UK's Hammond says no-deal Brexit would be 'mutual calamity'

A no-deal Brexit would be a "mutual calamity" for Britain and the European Union that would deliver a sharp blow to the British economy, Finance ...

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Kellogg, Mondelez stock up on Pringles, Milka for fear of Brexit

As Brexit looms, Kellogg Co and Mondelez International Inc are taking measures to protect Britons from a potential shortage of Pringles chips, ...

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U.S. envoy for North Korea heads to Vietnam for pre-summit talks

The U.S. special representative for North Korea is traveling to Hanoi on Tuesday to continue preparations for a second summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to be held next week in Vietnam, the State Department said.

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Trump 'in no rush' on North Korea denuclearization as envoy heads to finalize summit plans

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he wants North Korea to end its nuclear program, but has no pressing time schedule for this, as he dispatched his special envoy to finalize preparations for a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un next week.

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A look at companies moving UK business in the age of Brexit

Honda's decision to close a plant in Britain comes at a time when businesses are worrying about the potential impact of the country's looming departure from the European Union.

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