In our news wrap Wednesday, congressional Democrats are turning up the heat over special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report. The House Judiciary Committee authorized subpoenas for the report and any related materials, while Republicans called the move reckless. Meanwhile, the…
By Jill Lawless, Raf Casert, Associated Press
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."…
In our news wrap Tuesday, President Trump said Republicans will wait until after the 2020 elections to offer a replacement for the Affordable Care Act. For now, Trump will ask federal courts to strike down the existing law. Plus, Democrats…
By Raf Casert, Danica Kirka, Associated Press
If the UK left the European Union without a deal in place, it would jeopardize trade and travel overnight.
In our news wrap Monday, British lawmakers tried again to chart a path for leaving the European Union, but non-binding votes on alternatives to Prime Minister Theresa May’s proposal failed to achieve consensus. Some members of Parliament lamented the nation’s…
By Zoe Rohrich
As Prime Minister Theresa May steps down, political scientists and sociologists say her downfall exemplifies a phenomenon that often plagues female leaders.
The protesters stripped down to their underpants in the public gallery Monday while lawmakers were debating Brexit.
By Danica Kirka, Jill Lawless, Associated Press
Two ideas — staying in the EU customs union or holding a second referendum on Brexit — have emerged as the most likely plans to succeed.
By Danica Kirka, Associated Press
Britain's Parliament is deadlocked over plans to leave the European Union. The country's ruling Conservative Party is fractured by an undeclared leadership contest. Opposition parties are baying for an early general election.
In our Friday news wrap, Attorney General William Barr will give Congress a partial version of the Mueller report by mid-April, according to a letter he sent the chairs of both the House and Senate Judiciary Committees; Democrats insist it…
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