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World Apr 17EU threatens to tax $20 billion of U.S. goods over Boeing aid
The European Union has drawn up a list of $20 billion worth of U.S. products it could tax in an escalating feud over plane industry subsidies, the EU's executive commission said Wednesday.
World Mar 21EU leaders open to Brexit delay if May can push through deal
The British prime minister has a tough road ahead because Parliament has already rejected her deal twice.
World Mar 20Prime Minister Theresa May asks EU for Brexit delay
May has asked the European Union to delay Britain's departure from the European Union until June 30.
World Mar 19As UK aims to salvage Brexit deal, EU says it needs a decision
Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan has been derailed in Parliament. Now she is at the mercy of an exasperated European Union.
World Mar 18UK speaker deals blow to Theresa May’s bid for 3rd vote on Brexit deal
Speaker John Bercow scuttled May's plan, saying that centuries-old parliamentary rules prevent "the same proposition or substantially the same proposition" from being brought back repeatedly for votes in a session of Parliament.
World Mar 18UK’s Theresa May in last-minute push to win Brexit support
British Prime Minister Theresa May was making a last-minute push Monday to win support for her European Union divorce deal, warning opponents that failure to approve it would mean a long — and possibly indefinite — delay to Brexit.
World Feb 25UK’s Labour Party leader to support a new referendum on EU membership
The party has previously said it would support a referendum as a last resort if it could not secure a new election or make changes to Prime Minister Theresa May's EU divorce deal.
World Feb 25EU top official Donald Tusk calls on Theresa May to delay Brexit
After nearly two years of bitter talks on the departure of Britain from the European Union, there's now even disagreement between the two on when Brexit should actually take place.
World Feb 24UK leader delays Brexit vote, risks further Cabinet discord
British Prime Minister Theresa May announced Sunday that she is delaying a vote on her Brexit deal in Parliament, saying it should now take place by March 12, a little more than two weeks before the U.K. is due to…
World Jan 08UK rules out Brexit extension as Theresa May seeks EU help on deal
The British government ruled out seeking an extension to the two-year period taking the country out of the European Union as Prime Minister Theresa May continued to seek further concessions from the EU ahead of a crucial parliamentary vote next…