Brexit

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas speaks with the media as he arrives for a meeting of EU foreign ministers at the European Convention Center in Luxembourg, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. Some European Union nations are looking to extend moves against Turkey by getting more nations to ban arms exports to Ankara to protest the offensive in neighboring Syria. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
October 17, 2019 - 7:44 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 1:45 p.m. German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has described the Brexit agreement negotiated by the British government and the European Union as "nothing less than a diplomatic feat." Speaking to reporters in Berlin, Maas said the agreement "is...
Read More
European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier looks at his watch prior to speaking during a media conference at EU headquarters in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019. The European Union says Brexit negotiations are plowing on after intense talks in recent days, as EU leaders converge on Brussels for a key summit aimed at sealing a new divorce agreement. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
October 17, 2019 - 7:38 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — Britain and the European Union finally reached a new tentative Brexit deal on Thursday, hoping to escape the acrimony, divisions and frustration of their three-year divorce battle. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson now faces the Herculean task of selling the accord to his...
Read More
First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon delivers her keynote speech to delegates during the Scottish National Party (SNP) autumn conference in Aberdeen, Scotland, Tuesday Oct. 15, 2019. The SNP is a major regional force in the Brexit debate throughout the United Kingdom. (Jane Barlow/PA via AP)
October 17, 2019 - 7:34 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 1:30 p.m. The leader of the Scottish National Party says her party will not vote for the new Brexit deal agreed between the U.K. government and the European Union. Nicola Sturgeon says the deal announced "would take Scotland out of the...
Read More
Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage listens to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker addressing European lawmakers at the European Parliament in Brussels, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
October 17, 2019 - 7:03 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 1 p.m. Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has urged the U.K. Parliament to reject the new tentative deal reached between the British government and the European Union. Farage said Thursday the deal is "just not Brexit" and would bind Britain to...
Read More
People use voting booths at a pooling station during general elections in Gibraltar, Thursday Oct. 17, 2019. An election for Gibraltar's 17-seat parliament is taking place Thursday under a cloud of uncertainty about what Brexit will bring for this British territory on Spain's southern tip. (AP Photo/Javier Fergo)
October 17, 2019 - 7:01 am
GIBRALTAR (AP) — An election for Gibraltar's 17-seat parliament took place Thursday under a cloud of uncertainty about what Brexit will bring for the speck of British territory on Spain's southern tip. The Rock's about 34,000 residents didn't want to leave the European Union — in the 2016...
Read More
Britain's Liberal Democrats Party Leader Jo Swinson walks through the Commons Members Lobby in Parliament, London, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. Britain's parliament returns from a brief break for the State Opening of Parliament. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, pool)
October 17, 2019 - 6:47 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 12:45 p.m. The leader of Britain's pro-Europe Liberal Democrats says the party is determined to halt the Brexit process despite the new deal announced by Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Europe's leaders. Jo Swinson said Thursday she is "more...
Read More
FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019 file photo, Jeremy Corbyn, leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party gives an impromptu speech during the Labour Party Conference at the Brighton Centre in Brighton, England. Longtime U.K. Labour legislator Louise Ellman said Thursday Oct. 17, 2019, that she is leaving the party after 55 years because of Jeremy Corbyn's failure to confront mounting anti-Semitism in its ranks. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File)
October 17, 2019 - 6:30 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 12:25 p.m. U.K. Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has condemned the Brexit deal brokered between Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the European Union as "even worse" than the settlement reached by Johnson's predecessor that was repeatedly...
Read More
European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier looks at his watch prior to speaking during a media conference at EU headquarters in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019. The European Union says Brexit negotiations are plowing on after intense talks in recent days, as EU leaders converge on Brussels for a key summit aimed at sealing a new divorce agreement. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
October 17, 2019 - 6:22 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 12:20 p.m. The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator says the deal with Britain answers the uncertainty created by Brexit and added "we have delivered, and we have delivered together." In a first reaction, Michel Barnier said that Britain...
Read More
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson walks out to greet NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg before their meeting at 10 Downing Street in London, Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
October 17, 2019 - 6:07 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — Britain and the European Union said Thursday that they have struck an outline Brexit deal after days of intense see-saw negotiations — though it must still be formally approved by the bloc and ratified by the European and U.K. Parliaments. Hours before a summit of all 28 EU national...
Read More
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker speaks prior to an event for the inauguration of the ELA (European Labour Authority) at EU headquarters in Brussels, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019. (Olivier Hoslet, Pool Photo via AP)
October 17, 2019 - 6:05 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 12:05 p.m. EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says in a letter that member nations should back the Brexit deal agreed early Thursday and that the 27 member states are "best served by an orderly and amicable withdrawal of the United...
Read More

Pages