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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker make prepared statements during a press point at EU headquarters in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019. Britain and the European Union reached a new tentative Brexit deal on Thursday, hoping to finally escape the acrimony, divisions and frustration of their three-year divorce battle. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
October 17, 2019 - 8:50 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 2:50 p.m. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says the Brexit agreement reached with U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson means there is no need for a Brexit extension. Juncker said he was "happy about the deal and sad about Brexit...
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Striking teachers and supporters walk a picket line outside Lane Tech High School in Chicago, on the first day of a strike by the Chicago Teachers Union, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019. (Jose M. Osorio/Chicago Tribune via AP)
October 17, 2019 - 8:39 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago teachers went on strike Thursday, marching on picket lines after failing to reach a contract deal with the nation's third-largest school district in a dispute that canceled classes for more than 300,000 students. The strike came after the Chicago Teachers Union confirmed...
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FILE - In this Thursday, April 11, 2019 file photo, Northern Ireland Democratic Unionist Party leader Arlene Foster, center, speaks to journalists after her meeting with European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier at EU headquarters in Brussels. The Democratic Unionist Party is a small Northern Irish political grouping with an outsized Brexit role. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson most likely needs the 10 votes the party has in Parliament if he is going to have any chance in getting any Brexit deal he negotiates with the European Union over the line. Little wonder then, that the party is being courted intensely by Johnson. As things stand, it’s not clear whether the party will support any deal that emerges.(AP Photo/Francisco Seco, File)
October 17, 2019 - 8:27 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 2:25 p.m. Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party has confirmed it won't vote for British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal in Parliament, saying it is not "in Northern Ireland's long term interests." The DUP says that under...
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A Syrian girl who is newly displaced by the Turkish military operation in northeastern Syria, weeps as she sits in a bus upon her arrival at the Bardarash camp, north of Mosul, Iraq, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019. The camp used to host Iraqis displaced from Mosul during the fight against the Islamic State group and was closed two years ago. The U.N. says more around 160,000 Syrians have been displaced since the Turkish operation started last week, most of them internally in Syria. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)
October 17, 2019 - 8:09 am
BARDARASH, Iraq (AP) — Humanitarian groups in northeastern Syria are scrambling to provide aid to hundreds of thousands of people as rapidly shifting battle lines make it increasingly difficult to reach them. Nearly all foreign aid workers have been evacuated because of security concerns, and there...
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Teacher Jesse McAdoo addresses reporters while surrounded by fellow teachers after a meeting of the Chicago Teachers Union House of Delegates at the CTU Center, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, in Chicago. Chicago parents and community groups are scrambling to prepare for a massive teachers' strike set to begin Thursday, prompting the city to preemptively cancel classes in the nation's third-largest school district. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune via AP)
October 17, 2019 - 7:49 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago teachers went on strike Thursday, marching on picket lines after failing to reach a contract deal with the nation's third-largest school district in a dispute that canceled classes for more than 300,000 students. The strike came after the Chicago Teachers Union confirmed...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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