Brexit referendum

News about the Brexit are seen on a television screen with the curve of the German stock index DAX in background at the stock market in Frankfurt, Germany, Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
January 30, 2019 - 10:03 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Brexit negotiations (all times local): 5 p.m. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says that he still believes an orderly exit for Britain from the European Union is possible and that EU officials "will work day and night to make it happen." Juncker said...
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News about the Brexit are seen on a television screen with the curve of the German stock index DAX in background at the stock market in Frankfurt, Germany, Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
January 30, 2019 - 6:32 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The clouds darkened over Europe's slowing economy on Wednesday as the German government slashed its growth forecast and said concerns about a chaotic Brexit and trade tensions were holding back the continent's powerhouse. Germany's Economy Ministry said Wednesday it was...
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves Downing Street after a cabinet meeting in London, Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019. Britain's Parliament is set to vote on competing Brexit plans, with Prime Minister Theresa May desperately seeking a mandate from lawmakers to help secure concessions from the European Union.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
January 29, 2019 - 11:06 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's exit from the European Union (all times local): 5 p.m. A European parliament committee has proposed to grant U.K. citizens visa-free access to European Union countries for short stays after Brexit, if Britain reciprocates the move. Tuesday's proposal by the...
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves Downing Street after a cabinet meeting at in London, Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019. Britain's Parliament is set to vote on competing Brexit plans, with Prime Minister Theresa May desperately seeking a mandate from lawmakers to help secure concessions from the European Union.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
January 29, 2019 - 8:46 am
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May said Tuesday she plans to ask the European Union to change the Brexit divorce deal by altering an Irish border guarantee that is opposed by many British lawmakers. EU leaders have ruled out any renegotiation, but May urged Parliament to give her a...
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Holocaust survivor Anita Lasker-Wallfisch, center, her daughter Maya Jacobs Lasker-Wallfisch, left, and her grandson Simon Wallfisch, right, the son of Maya Jacobs Lasker-Wallfisch, pose for a photo after an interview with the Associated Press in Berlin, Germany, Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019. Maya Jacobs Lasker-Wallfisch and Simon Wallfisch, are two of thousands of Jews in Britain have applied for restoration of German citizenship stripped from their ancestors by the Nazis during the Third Reich. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
January 29, 2019 - 6:00 am
BERLIN (AP) — Simon Wallfisch grew up in London as the grandson of an Auschwitz survivor who swore to never return to the country that murdered her parents and 6 million other Jews. But more than 70 years after the Holocaust, Brexit has prompted Wallfisch and thousands of other Jews in Britain to...
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May arrives at Downing Street, in London, Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. Pro-Brexit British lawmakers were mounting a campaign Monday to rescue May's rejected European Union divorce deal in a parliamentary showdown this week. (Jonathan Brady/PA via AP)
January 28, 2019 - 12:07 pm
LONDON (AP) — Pro-Brexit British lawmakers were mounting a campaign Monday to rescue Prime Minister Theresa May's rejected European Union divorce deal in a parliamentary showdown, as major retailers warned the U.K. could face food shortages if it leaves the bloc without an agreement. Lawmakers...
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President of European Central Bank Mario Draghi talks to the media during a press conference following the meeting of the ECB governing council in Frankfurt, Germany,Thursday, Jan.24, 2019. (Arne Dedert/dpa via AP)
January 28, 2019 - 11:06 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — With gloom spreading over the economy of the 19 countries that use the euro, European Central Bank head Mario Draghi said Monday that much of the drag on growth would ease if "clarity and peace" were to break out in the trade dispute between the U.S. and China. Draghi said...
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Anti Brexit protester Steve Bray who is almost permanently demonstrating outside the Houses of Parliament watches the traffic as he holds up placards in London, Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. British Prime Minister Theresa May faces another bruising week in Parliament as lawmakers plan to challenge her minority Conservative government for control of Brexit policy. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
January 28, 2019 - 9:07 am
LONDON (AP) — From backstop to Brexiteer, Britain's decision to leave the European Union, now scheduled for March 29, has spawned a host of new and often-confusing words. The AP deciphers some key terms: ARTICLE 50: Article 50 of the European Union's key Lisbon Treaty sets out the procedure for a...
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Demonstrators knock down a 'mock' wall on the Northern Ireland/Republic of Ireland border, near Newry in Northern Ireland, Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019. Protesters angered at the prospect of a hard Brexit built a mock wall across part of the Irish border, the theatrical gesture on Saturday was the centrepiece of a County Down demonstration against future border checks. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
January 27, 2019 - 1:56 pm
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May faces another bruising week in Parliament as lawmakers plan to challenge her minority Conservative government for control of Brexit policy. Amendments designed to change the course of Britain's planned March 29 departure from the European Union...
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An investor stands in front of stock trading boards at a private stock market gallery at private stock exchange gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Friday, Jan. 25, 2019. Asian shares were mostly higher Friday after a moderate rise on Wall Street. (AP Photo/Yam G-Jun)
January 25, 2019 - 2:46 am
TOKYO (AP) — Global shares advanced Friday amid persisting optimism over the potential for China-U.S. trade talks to help end a tariffs war between the two largest economies. KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 advanced 0.6 percent to 4,899.44 in early trading, while Germany's DAX gained nearly 1.0...
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