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World Sep 04UK lawmakers move to prevent ‘no deal’ Brexit
The House of Commons is confronting Prime Minister Boris Johnson over his insistence that the U.K. leave the EU on Oct. 31 even without a withdrawal agreement…
World Sep 03UK’s Johnson suffers defeat in Parliament over Brexit
The 328 to 301 vote cleared the way for Johnson's opponents to introduce a bill Wednesday that would prevent Britain from leaving the European Union without a deal Oct. 31.
World Sep 02UK prime minister doesn’t want election amid Brexit crisis
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson shot down the notion that he wanted an early election to secure Brexit, insisting Monday that it wasn't the way to get a deal done.
World Aug 28UK’s Johnson moves to suspend Parliament ahead of Brexit
The move means opposition lawmakers likely won't have enough time to pass laws blocking the U.K.'s exit from the European Union without a negotiated deal on Oct. 31.
World Aug 21Germany’s Merkel hosts UK Prime Minister Johnson as Brexit drama grows
The meeting comes as positions on Britain's divorce from the EU have hardened on both sides of the English Channel, hurtling Britain toward a no-deal exit that would damage both economies.
World Aug 20UK and EU harden their positions on Brexit as G-7 nears
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's office said that unless the trade backstop on the Irish border was abolished "there's no prospect of a deal."…
World Jul 25UK’s Boris Johnson urges EU to renegotiate Brexit deal
Addressing a rowdy session of Parliament for the first time since becoming prime minister, Johnson pledged Thursday to take a new approach to the United Kingdom's exit from the European Union.
World Jul 10Britain’s ambassador to U.S. quits days after cables leaked criticizing Trump
Veteran diplomat Kim Darroch said he could no longer do his job in Washington after Trump branded him a fool and cut off all contact with the representative of one of the U.S.'s closest allies.
World Jul 09Trump lashes out at Britain’s ambassador for a second day
UK Prime Minister Theresa May has stood by Kim Darroch after the release of the documents where the ambassador described Trump as "wacky" and a "pompous fool."…
World Jun 08Pomp, parade marks Queen Elizabeth II’s official birthday
Queen Elizabeth II marked her official birthday Saturday with the annual Trooping the Color parade, a traditional display of British pageantry at its very best.