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World Dec 10WATCH: UK’s Theresa May postpones Parliament vote on Brexit
British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday postponed Parliament's vote on her Brexit divorce deal with the European Union, acknowledging that lawmakers would have rejected it by a "significant margin."…
World Nov 25EU endorses Brexit divorce deal but hard work lies ahead
The European Commission chief warned the U.K. parliament it should not count on any renegotiation ahead of Britain’s departure in March, as European Union leaders on Sunday approved a landmark agreement on Britain’s exit.
World Nov 22Theresa May defends Brexit plan as a ‘good deal’ for the UK
Parliament is expected to vote on the draft Brexit deal next month, but a number of lawmakers have expressed discontent with the proposal.
World Oct 24NATO chief: Nuclear buildup unlikely despite missile dispute
"I don't foresee that allies will deploy more nuclear weapons in Europe as a response to the new Russian missile," NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg told reporters in Brussels.
World Oct 04U.S. charges 7 Russian intel officers for cybercrimes
The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday charged seven Russian intelligence officers with hacking anti-doping agencies and other organizations hours after Western officials leveled new accusations against Moscow's secretive GRU military spy agency.
World Sep 12EU lawmakers vote to punish Hungary for undermining democratic values
European Union lawmakers voted on Wednesday to launch action against the Hungarian government of Prime Minister Viktor Orban for failing to uphold the bloc's democratic values and rule of law. Hungary called the vote fraudulent and vowed to challenge it.
World Jul 03NATO allies defend military spending amid Trump criticism
BRUSSELS — NATO allies are pushing back against U.S. criticism that they are not spending enough on defense, as President Donald Trump ratchets up pressure ahead of a summit next week.
World Jun 29EU leaders hail migrant plan but 100 more go missing at sea
European Union leaders declared victory Friday, claiming to have set aside major differences over how best to handle migrant arrivals as they commissioned new plans to screen people in North Africa for eligibility to enter Europe. But even as they…
World May 30Belgium shooting was a terrorist act, prosecutors say
The man who killed four people in the Belgian city of Liege this week carried out an act of "terrorist murder" and may have intended to cause more carnage, prosecutors said Wednesday, as authorities tried to establish whether he acted…
World May 22WATCH: Zuckerberg testifies before European Parliament over data privacy
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is scheduled to testify before European Parliament officials at 12 p.m. ET today. Watch his remarks here.