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World Sep 24UK Supreme Court rules suspension of Parliament was illegal
The landmark decision, made as the UK is seeking a Brexit deal with the EU, immediately prompted calls for Johnson to quit.
World Sep 23Thousands of travelers stranded as UK firm Thomas Cook collapses
Overall, about 600,000 people were travelling with the company as of Sunday, though it was unclear how many of them would be left stranded…
World Sep 13Johnson, Juncker to meet in Brexit breakthrough bid
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will hold face-to-face talks next week in a bid to break the Brexit impasse.
World Sep 10Parliament suspended with UK lawmakers still at odds over Brexit
Parliament is now suspended until Oct. 14, but once its session resumes, most scenarios lead to a cross-party agreement to hold an early election that would test Prime Minister Boris Johnson's popularity.
World Sep 09WATCH: UK lawmakers debate Brexit before Parliament is suspended
Lawmakers used the remaining hours before the session of Parliament ended to deliver new blows to Prime Minister Johnson's teetering authority.
Economy Sep 09British Airways grounds nearly all flights as pilots strike
British Airways said it stands ready to return to talks with the pilots' union, BALPA, and that it has offered affected customers full refunds or the option to rebook.
World Sep 05UK’s Johnson calls opposition to new election ‘cowardly’
Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered another setback amid the ongoing Brexit debate as his own brother quit the government on Thursday, saying it was not serving the national interest.
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 Aug 31Parliament’s suspension before Brexit protested across UK
LONDON — Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s provocative decision to suspend the British Parliament for a time before the country’s deadline for leaving the European Union came under fire Saturday in London and other cities where protesters took to the streets.
World Aug 30Judge won’t immediately block UK Parliament suspension
The Court of Session in Edinburgh refused Friday to take immediate legal action to prevent Johnson from suspending Parliament for several weeks during part of the period ahead of the Brexit deadline of Oct. 31.