World Oct 29UK lawmakers back Dec. 12 election
Prime Minister Boris Johnson hopes that electing a new crop of lawmakers will provide a solution to the deadlock that has stalled the U.K.'s departure from the European Union.
World Oct 29UK election appears likely in effort to break Brexit stalemate
The main opposition Labour Party has said it would agree to the government's request to send voters to the polls in December.
World Oct 24UK’s Johnson seeks December election to break Brexit impasse
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has finally abandoned his promise of an October Brexit and pinned his hopes on a December election.
World Oct 2439 people found dead in a truck in England were from China
British police are still investigating one of the country's deadliest cases of people smuggling.
World Oct 22UK’s Boris Johnson wins one vote, loses another on Brexit timetable
Tuesday's votes make it all but impossible for Johnson to fulfil his often-repeated promise to lead Britain out of the EU on Oct. 31.
World Oct 22Boris Johnson says he’ll pull Brexit bill if lawmakers delay
The UK prime minister's threat is aimed at breaking the political deadlock over Brexit that has dragged on for more than three years since British voters opted to leave the EU.
World Oct 19Johnson says he will resist any Brexit delay beyond Oct. 31
A defiant Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Saturday that he would resist attempts to delay Britain's departure from the European Union beyond the end of the month, after Parliament postponed a decision on whether to back his Brexit deal and…
World Oct 17What’s in the proposed UK-EU Brexit deal?
The proposed deal keeps Northern Ireland aligned with the rules of the EU single market for goods — so border checks are not needed.
World Oct 17Boris Johnson strikes Brexit deal with EU
The deal must still be formally approved by the bloc and ratified by the European and U.K. Parliaments.
World Oct 16Brexit talks soldier on, summit looms
The European Union and Britain saw their chances of reaching a full Brexit divorce deal by Thursday's EU summit diminish by the hour Wednesday as legal issues centering on the Irish border frustrated negotiators.