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World Apr 10EU agrees to postpone Brexit until Oct. 31
The new cutoff date averts a precipitous and potentially calamitous Brexit that had been scheduled for Friday.
World Apr 05UK’s Theresa May asks the EU to delay Brexit until June 30
British Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday sought to delay Brexit until June 30 to avoid a chaotic withdrawal from the European Union in one week, but a key leader of the bloc suggested an even longer pause in the…
World Apr 03Theresa May, UK opposition leader meet to talk Brexit compromise
The government said it was not setting preconditions for the talks with Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, but was also not offering a "blank check."…
World Apr 02No deal Brexit is becoming more likely, EU negotiator says
If the UK left the European Union without a deal in place, it would jeopardize trade and travel overnight.
World Mar 11WATCH: UK’s Theresa May and EU’s Jean-Claude Juncker address Brexit deal
The British government said Monday that frenzied last-minute diplomacy had won "legally binding changes" to overcome a roadblock in its divorce deal with the European Union. Watch live in our player.
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 Jan 30EU leaders say ‘no’ Brexit deal changes. What now?
Leaders across the European Union offered a united chorus of "No" on Wednesday to Britain's belated bid to negotiate changes to the Brexit divorce deal so Prime Minister Theresa May can win the backing of her Parliament.
World Jan 21UK’s May unveiled Brexit plan B. Critics say it looks a lot like plan A
"This really does feel a bit like 'Groundhog Day,'" opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said, referring to the 1993 film starring Bill Murray.
World Jan 11EU offers UK helping hand, but no reopening of Brexit deal
European Union officials are working with Britain on ways to help Prime Minister Theresa May avoid a no-deal British departure from the bloc, although an EU leader insisted Friday that his helping hand won't include any renegotiation of the Brexit…
World Dec 04Britain can reverse course on Brexit, EU court adviser says
Prime Minister Theresa May's government insists it will never reverse the decision to leave, but May faces a tough battle to win backing in Parliament before lawmakers vote next week on whether to accept or reject the divorce agreement she…