Brexit

Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks to supporters at the University of Wolverhampton, England, Wednesday Nov. 6, 2019. Britain's three major national political parties wooed weary voters on Tuesday, all promising an end to Brexit wrangling if they win next month's national election — but offering starkly different visions of how to achieve that. (Jacob King/PA via AP)
November 07, 2019 - 6:46 am
LONDON (AP) — A former member of the Labour Party's inner circle urged the public on Thursday to vote for Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson in Britain's Dec. 12 election, saying that Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is "unfit" to lead the country due to anti-Semitism. Ian Austin, one of former...
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Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow, poses for a photo on Westminster Bridge in London Thursday Oct. 31, 2019. The speaker of Britain’s House of Commons has become a global celebrity for his loud ties, even louder voice and star turn at the center of Britain’s Brexit drama. On Thursday Oct. 31, 2019, he is stepping down after 10 years in the job. (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP)
November 07, 2019 - 6:38 am
LONDON (AP) — John Bercow, the former British House of Commons speaker, says Brexit is a historic mistake and the country should not be bound by the close 2016 vote to leave the European Union. Bercow retired last week after a decade overseeing the business and debates of Parliament. In that job he...
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Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks to supporters at the University of Wolverhampton, England, Wednesday Nov. 6, 2019. Britain's three major national political parties wooed weary voters on Tuesday, all promising an end to Brexit wrangling if they win next month's national election — but offering starkly different visions of how to achieve that. (Jacob King/PA via AP)
November 07, 2019 - 4:49 am
LONDON (AP) — An ex-British lawmaker who was once a member of the Labour Party's inner circle on Thursday urged the public to vote for Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson in the upcoming general election, saying that Jeremy Corbyn is "unfit" to lead the country. Ian Austin, one of former...
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Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks to supporters at the University of Wolverhampton, England, Wednesday Nov. 6, 2019. Britain's three major national political parties wooed weary voters on Tuesday, all promising an end to Brexit wrangling if they win next month's national election — but offering starkly different visions of how to achieve that. (Jacob King/PA via AP)
November 07, 2019 - 3:53 am
LONDON (AP) — A former Labour Party lawmaker in Britain has urged the public to vote for Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson in the upcoming general election, saying that Jeremy Corbyn is "unfit" to lead the country. Ian Austin, one of former Prime Minister Gordon Brown's closest allies, told...
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson walks from the front door of number 10 to deliver a speech in Downing Street, London, on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, ahead of the formal start of the General Election. Britain's five-week election campaign officially began Wednesday, when Parliament was dissolved ahead of the Dec. 12 vote. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
November 06, 2019 - 11:54 am
LONDON (AP) — Under normal circumstances, the Bank of England would be looking to cut interest rates. The economy is slowing and inflation is below target. But these are no normal times in Britain, with a general election due Dec. 12 that will have profound implications for the economy, as it could...
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks in Downing Street, London, on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, ahead of the formal start of the General Election. Britain's five-week election campaign officially began Wednesday, when Parliament was dissolved ahead of the Dec. 12 vote. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
November 06, 2019 - 10:14 am
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson argued Wednesday that voting for the Conservatives was the only way to end delays over Brexit, as he officially launched an election campaign already marred by gaffes and the resignation of a Cabinet minister. Speaking outside his No. 10 Downing St...
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson walks from the front door of number 10 to deliver a speech in Downing Street, London, on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, ahead of the formal start of the General Election. Britain's five-week election campaign officially began Wednesday, when Parliament was dissolved ahead of the Dec. 12 vote. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
November 06, 2019 - 9:35 am
LONDON (AP) — Under normal circumstances, the Bank of England would be looking to cut interest rates. The economy is slowing and inflation is below target. But these are no normal times in Britain, with a general election due Dec. 12 that will have deep implications for the economy, including for...
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson walks from the front door of number 10 to deliver a speech in Downing Street, London, on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, ahead of the formal start of the General Election. Britain's five-week election campaign officially began Wednesday, when Parliament was dissolved ahead of the Dec. 12 vote. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
November 06, 2019 - 9:34 am
LONDON (AP) — Under normal circumstances, the Bank of England would be looking to cut interest rates. The economy is slowing and inflation is below target. But these are no normal times in Britain, with a general election due Dec. 12 that will have deep implications for the economy, including for...
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson walks to leave 10 Downing Street on route to Buckingham Palace ahead of an audience with Queen Elizabeth II and the formal start of the General Election, in London, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019. (Stefan Rousseau/Pool Photo via AP)
November 06, 2019 - 8:16 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's Dec. 12 election campaign and its impending departure from the European Union (all times local): 1:10 p.m. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has kicked off the Conservative Party's campaign for the Dec. 12 election, accusing the political opposition of...
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson holds a meeting of the cabinet, inside number 10 Downing Street, in central London, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019. (Tolga Akmen/Pool Photo via AP)
November 06, 2019 - 7:48 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's Dec. 12 election campaign and its impending departure from the European Union (all times local): 12:40 p.m. As Britain's election campaign officially kicks off, a British Cabinet minister has resigned over allegations concerning a former aide's role in a...
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