Brexit referendum

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 - 7:54 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 12:55 p.m. Even in case of a no-deal Brexit, the European Union wants to grant fishermen a transition period to allow them to adjust to any sudden changes in fishing territories. EU Fisheries Commissioner Karmenu Vella said that any deal to...
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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 - 7:47 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 12:45 p.m. British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said no one wants a lengthy delay to his country's departure from the European Union and that Prime Minister Theresa May is "leaving no stone unturned" to break the Brexit impasse. Speaking on the...
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A pro EU protestor waves flags opposite the House of Parliament in London, Thursday, April 4, 2019. Meetings are planned Thursday between the British government and the opposition Labour Party in an urgent search for a compromise solution to the country's departure from the European Union. The upper House of Lords is also set to consider legislation that would force Prime Minister Theresa May to seek a delay from the EU. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
April 05, 2019 - 6:54 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 11:50 a.m. Outspoken Brexit advocate Jacob Rees-Mogg is suggesting that a long delay to Britain's departure from the European Union would give Britain plenty of time to cause trouble for fellow EU members. In a tweet, Rees-Mogg said "if a long...
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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 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 - 5:37 am
BANGKOK (AP) — World shares are mixed in Europe and mostly higher in Asia after President Donald Trump and a senior Chinese envoy said trade talks in Washington were making progress. Britain's FTSE 100 edged 0.1% higher to 7,408.92 after Prime Minister Theresa May requested a further Brexit...
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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 - 5:13 am
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday requested a further Brexit extension from the European Union until June 30 to give the U.K. breathing rooms since it currently scheduled to leave in just one week. In a letter to European Council President Donald Tusk, May said that "the...
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A pro EU protestor waves flags opposite the House of Parliament in London, Thursday, April 4, 2019. Meetings are planned Thursday between the British government and the opposition Labour Party in an urgent search for a compromise solution to the country's departure from the European Union. The upper House of Lords is also set to consider legislation that would force Prime Minister Theresa May to seek a delay from the EU. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
April 05, 2019 - 4:59 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 9:45 a.m. European Council President Donald Tusk has urged European Union member states to offer the U.K. a flexible extension of up to a year to make sure the nation doesn't crash out of the bloc in a chaotic and costly way. Two EU officials,...
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A pro EU protestor waves flags opposite the House of Parliament in London, Thursday, April 4, 2019. Meetings are planned Thursday between the British government and the opposition Labour Party in an urgent search for a compromise solution to the country's departure from the European Union. The upper House of Lords is also set to consider legislation that would force Prime Minister Theresa May to seek a delay from the EU. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
April 05, 2019 - 4:52 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 9:45 a.m. European Council President Donald Tusk has urged European Union member states to offer the U.K. a flexible extension of up to a year to make sure the nation doesn't crash out of the bloc in a chaotic and costly way. Two EU officials,...
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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 - 4:42 am
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May is requesting that the deadline for the U.K. to leave the European Union be extended until June 30. In a letter to European Council President Donald Tusk Friday, May said that "the United Kingdom proposes that this period should end on 30 June, 2019...
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A pro EU protestor waves flags opposite the House of Parliament in London, Thursday, April 4, 2019. Meetings are planned Thursday between the British government and the opposition Labour Party in an urgent search for a compromise solution to the country's departure from the European Union. The upper House of Lords is also set to consider legislation that would force Prime Minister Theresa May to seek a delay from the EU. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
April 05, 2019 - 4:27 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 9:25 a.m. Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain will make contingency plans to take part in European Parliament elections in May if no Brexit deal is reached in the interim. She said in her letter Friday to the EU that she is making these...
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