Brexit referendum

European Commissioner for Agriculture Phil Hogan speaks during a media conference at EU headquarters in Brussels, Monday, April 8, 2019. Hogan was briefing reporters on contingency plans in the farming sector for a no-deal Brexit. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
April 08, 2019 - 6:51 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 11:50 a.m. The British government says Prime Minister Theresa May will hold talks with the leaders of Germany and France ahead of a key Brexit summit this week. Downing Street says May will fly to Berlin Tuesday to meet Chancellor Angela Merkel...
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European Commissioner for Agriculture Phil Hogan speaks during a media conference at EU headquarters in Brussels, Monday, April 8, 2019. Hogan was briefing reporters on contingency plans in the farming sector for a no-deal Brexit. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
April 08, 2019 - 6:24 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 11:20 a.m. With a chaotic exit of Britain from the European Union potentially only days away, EU commissioner Phil Hogan says that the U.K. leaving the bloc without a deal in place "is simply crazy." EU Farm Commissioner Hogan was setting out...
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FILE - In this Thursday, March 21, 2019 file photo, activists pose with their faces painted in the EU and Union Flag colors during an anti-Brexit campaign stunt outside EU headquarters during an EU summit in Brussels. The country's struggle to leave the European Union is one of the great political crisis to afflict Britain in the postwar period. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File)
April 08, 2019 - 5:55 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 10:50 a.m. The German government says British Prime Minister Theresa May is to visit Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday in Berlin. Merkel's spokesman, Steffen Seibert, said the two leaders would discuss Brexit and a a special European Union...
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In this image taken from video released by Downing Street, Sunday April 7, 2019, showing Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May defending her position on Brexit, and her decision to hold cross-party talks with opposition Labour Party, in a video message filmed at her Chequers country retreat. Cross-party talks over Brexit are expected to resume before the U.K.'s Friday deadline for leaving the European Union. (Downing Street via AP)
April 08, 2019 - 5:12 am
LONDON (AP) — Britain's government and opposition were clinging to hope Monday of finding a compromise Brexit deal, 48 hours before Prime Minister Theresa May must try to persuade European Union leaders to grant a delay to the U.K.'s departure from the bloc. If the bloc refuses, Britain faces a...
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FILE - In this Thursday, March 21, 2019 file photo, activists pose with their faces painted in the EU and Union Flag colors during an anti-Brexit campaign stunt outside EU headquarters during an EU summit in Brussels. The country's struggle to leave the European Union is one of the great political crisis to afflict Britain in the postwar period. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File)
April 08, 2019 - 5:04 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 10 a.m. British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says that Prime Minister Theresa May "is leaving no stone unturned to try to resolve Brexit," two days before a European Union summit to consider an extension to Britain's exit date. Hunt said of the...
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Britain's MP Boris Johnson arrives at the Houses of Parliament, in London, Wednesday March 27, 2019. British lawmakers are preparing to vote Wednesday on alternatives for leaving the European Union as they seek to end an impasse following the overwhelming defeat of the deal negotiated by Prime Minister Theresa May. (Dominic Lipinski/PA PA via AP)
April 08, 2019 - 3:51 am
LONDON (AP) — Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says Britain must not agree to a permanent customs union with the European Union, amid speculation that the government is about to propose such an arrangement to win opposition support for its Brexit deal. Prime Minister Theresa May is preparing...
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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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Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries European Commissioner Karmenu Vella talks to journalists during a news conference the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Friday, April 5, 2019. Even in case of a no-deal Brexit, the European Union wants to grant fishermen a transition to allow them to overcome any sudden carve up of fishing ground. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
April 05, 2019 - 12:44 pm
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday again sought to delay Brexit until June 30 to avoid a chaotic withdrawal from the European Union in one week, although a key leader of the bloc suggested an even longer pause in the difficult divorce proceedings. The question over timing is...
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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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