Brexit

Candidate to the presidency of the European Commission, Denmark's Margrethe Vestager, speaks at the European Parliament in Brussels, Monday, May 27, 2019. From Germany and France to Cyprus and Estonia, voters from 21 nations went to the polls Sunday in the final day of a crucial European Parliament election that could see major gains by the far-right, nationalist and populist movements that are on the rise across much of the continent.(AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
May 27, 2019 - 2:53 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — Europeans woke Monday to a new political reality after European Parliament elections ended the domination of the EU's main center-right and center-left parties and revealed a changed political landscape where the far-right, pro-business groups and environmentalists will be forces to...
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Italian Interior Minister and Deputy Premier Matteo Salvini arrives to meet reporters for a press conference at the League headquarters in Milan, Italy, early Monday morning, May 27, 2019. Italian Interior Minister and Deputy Premier Matteo Salvini, of the League kisses a crucifix as as he talks to reporters during a press conference at the League headquarters in Milan, Italy, early Monday morning, May 27, 2019. Italy's anti-migrant, anti-Islam interior minister, Matteo Salvini, boosted his right-wing League party to become the No. 1 party in Italy, with more than 30 percent of the vote, according to early projections. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)
May 26, 2019 - 10:54 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on elections for the European Parliament (all times local): 3 a.m. The leader of Italy's right-wing League Party, Matteo Salvini, calculates that populist and nationalist parties will control at least 150 seats in the new 751-seat European Parliament. Votes were still...
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Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage, left, reacts as results are announced at the counting center for the European Elections for the South East England region, in Southampton, England, Sunday, May 26, 2019. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
May 26, 2019 - 8:42 pm
LONDON (AP) — Britain's governing Conservative Party was all but wiped out in the European Parliament election as voters sick of the country's stalled European Union exit flocked to uncompromisingly pro-Brexit or pro-EU parties. The main opposition Labour Party also faced a drubbing in a vote that...
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A European flag blows in front of a polling station in Frankfurt, Germany, Sunday, May 26, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
May 26, 2019 - 7:56 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on elections for the European Parliament (all times local): 1:50 a.m. Italy's hard-line interior minister, Matteo Salvini, says the European parliamentary vote shows "that the rules are changing in Europe." Salvini told supporters at party headquarters in Milan early...
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A European flag blows in front of a polling station in Frankfurt, Germany, Sunday, May 26, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
May 26, 2019 - 7:07 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on elections for the European Parliament (all times local): 1:05 a.m. The leaders of the two largest mainstream parties in the European Parliament have ruled out working with far-right nationalists who made gains in the continent's four-day vote and appealed for...
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A European flag blows in front of a polling station in Frankfurt, Germany, Sunday, May 26, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
May 26, 2019 - 6:28 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on elections for the European Parliament (all times local): 12:25 a.m. Provisional results from Austria are confirming a big win for Chancellor Sebastian Kurz's center-right party, days after a scandal involving the far-right Freedom Party brought down his governing...
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Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban smiles before casting his vote at a polling station in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, May 26, 2019. The European Parliament election is held by member countries of the European Union (EU) from 23 to 26 May 2019. (Szilard Koszticsak/MTI via AP)
May 26, 2019 - 5:36 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on elections for the European Parliament (all times local): 11:35 p.m. Hungary's National Election Office says Prime Minister Viktor Orban's ruling Fidesz party has won 13 of Hungary's 21 seats in the EU parliament, one seat more than in the 2014 vote. With 99.9% of the...
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A man exits a voting cabin with curtains depicting the European Union flag in Baleni, Romania, Sunday, May 26, 2019. The ruling Social Democratic Party (PSD) suffered a major blow in the European Parliament elections according to the country's only exit poll. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)
May 26, 2019 - 4:04 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on elections for the European Parliament (all times local): 10 p.m. An exit poll shows a huge setback in the European Parliament election for Romania's ruling coalition, led by the Social Democratic Party. Data released Sunday by pollsters Avangarde and CURS show the...
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A young boys waves an EU flag during a festival outside the European Parliament in Brussels, Sunday, May 26, 2019. From Germany and France to Cyprus and Estonia, voters from 21 nations went to the polls Sunday in the final day of a crucial European Parliament election that could see major gains by the far-right, nationalist and populist movements that are on the rise across much of the continent. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
May 26, 2019 - 1:47 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on elections for the European Parliament (all times local): 7:45 p.m. The Greens are celebrating projected strong gains in Germany in the European Parliament elections and a good showing in Ireland. An exit poll published by the European Parliament says that in Germany,...
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A woman casts his vote at a polling station in Athens on Sunday, May 26, 2019. Polls opened early Sunday in Greece, with nearly 10 million registered voters called upon to vote for the European Parliament, regional and local councils in 39,063 polling stations across the country. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)
May 26, 2019 - 12:18 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on elections for the European Parliament (all times local): 6:15 p.m. In Greece, the conservative opposition New Democracy party is projected to win the European election, according to an exit poll jointly conducted by five Greek polling firms. New Democracy is projected...
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