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EU working on Brexit assurances for May, if she wins confidence vote

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union is preparing to give more Brexit assurances to Britain’s Theresa May at a summit this week if she survives a no-confidence vote within her party, but sources said the bloc will do nothing now that contradicts its draft deal with London. FILE PHOTO: Anti-Brexit demonstrators hold flags opposite the Houses of Parliament in London, ...

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UK leader May battles confidence vote, warning Brexit is in peril

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May vowed to win a vote of no confidence triggered by angry Brexit supporters in her Conservative Party on Wednesday, saying her ouster would jeopardize Britain’s divorce from the European Union. Less than four months before the United Kingdom is due to leave on March 29, Brexit is in chaos with options ranging from ...

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UK’s PM May vows to fight on, warning Brexit is in peril

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May vowed on Wednesday to fight a challenge to her leadership of the Conservative Party, saying a change now would delay or even imperil Britain’s planned divorce from the European Union. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May addresses the media outside 10 Downing Street after it was announced that the Conservative Party will hold ...

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EU rules out Brexit renegotiation as May seeks help from Merkel

BERLIN/STRASBOURG (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May sought Angela Merkel’s support on Tuesday to save her floundering Brexit deal but the European Union ruled out renegotiating the divorce treaty, after May postponed a parliamentary vote she admitted she would lose. FILE PHOTO: German Chancellor Angela Merkel receives Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May in Berlin, Germany, July 5 2018. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt/File ...

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Slight bounce masks unease over Brexit, trade and growth

LONDON (Reuters) – Stocks rose tentatively on Tuesday as investors picked through the rubble of conflagrations in some of the world’s top economies amid heightened uncertainty over Brexit, a China-U.S. trade war and French protests. FILE PHOTO: Pound Sterling notes and change are seen inside a cash register in a coffee shop in Manchester, Britain, September 21, 2018. REUTERS/Phil Noble/File ...

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Tentative rebound masks unease over Brexit, trade and growth

LONDON (Reuters) – Stocks rose tentatively on Tuesday as investors picked through the rubble of conflagrations in some of the world’s top economies amid uncertainty over Brexit, a China-U.S. trade war, and French protests. FILE PHOTO: Pound Sterling notes and change are seen inside a cash register in a coffee shop in Manchester, Britain, September 21, 2018. REUTERS/Phil Noble/File Photo ...

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