Brexit referendum

British Prime Minister Theresa May gestures, during a general election broadcast, in London, Monday May 29, 2017. Prime Minister Theresa May and Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will face a live studio audience and a tough TV interviewer as the general election campaign moves to the airwaves. (Stefan Rousseau/ Pool Photo via AP)
May 29, 2017 - 5:52 pm
LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May and Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn faced tough questions and a skeptical audience in a live TV event Monday night ahead of next week's parliamentary elections. It was not a debate, but did air policy and stylistic differences between the two foes. They...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel at the Royal Palace, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in Brussels. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 25, 2017 - 4:14 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — Visiting a city he once called a "hellhole" to meet with the leaders of an alliance he threatened to abandon, President Donald Trump will address a continent Thursday still reeling from his election and anxious about his support. Trump arrived Thursday morning at the European Union...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel at the Royal Palace, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in Brussels. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 25, 2017 - 12:10 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — Visiting a city he once called a "hellhole" to meet with the leaders of an alliance he threatened to abandon, President Donald Trump will be in the heart of Europe on Thursday to address a continent still reeling from his election and anxious about his support. Trump is slated to...
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German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble, left, and Bruno Le Maire, economy minister of France, right, arrive for a joint press conference after a meeting in Berlin, Germany, Monday, May 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
May 22, 2017 - 10:43 am
BERLIN (AP) — Germany and France pledged Monday to seek ways to strengthen the 19-nation eurozone, with harmonizing corporate taxes among the possible measures they will mull over in the coming weeks. German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble and new French counterpart Bruno Le Maire said they are...
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German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble, left, and Bruno Le Maire, economy minister of France, right, arrive for a joint press conference after a meeting in Berlin, Germany, Monday, May 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
May 22, 2017 - 7:20 am
BERLIN (AP) — Germany and France pledged Monday to seek ways to strengthen the eurozone, with harmonization of corporate taxes among possible measures that they will mull in the coming weeks. German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble and new French counterpart Bruno Le Maire said they are setting...
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EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier, left, speaks with Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz during a round table meeting of general affairs ministers in Brussels on Monday, May 22, 2017. The 27 European Union nations negotiating Britain's exit from the bloc have set a tough mandate for their chief negotiator during the opening part of the two-year proceedings. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
May 22, 2017 - 7:04 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The 27 European Union nations negotiating Britain's exit from the bloc have set a tough mandate for their chief negotiator during the opening part of the two-year proceedings. EU ministers on Monday built on the tough stance, which was reached unanimously at an EU summit last month...
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May 15, 2017 - 6:42 am
LONDON (AP) — JPMorgan Chase has bought an office building in Ireland as it accelerates its contingency planning for moving jobs to the European Union once Britain leaves the trading bloc. The American banking giant has acquired 200 Capital Dock in Dublin, a building with the capacity to house 1,...
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Bank of England Governor Mark Carney speaks during the central Bank's quarterly Inflation Report press conference at the Bank of England in the City of London on Thursday May 11, 2017. The Bank of England on Thursday held its main interest rate at a record low 0.25 percent and slightly downgraded its growth forecast for 2017 as Brexit uncertainties hit consumption. (Adrian Dennis/Pool via AP)
May 11, 2017 - 8:35 am
LONDON (AP) — The Bank of England says a rise in inflation driven by the market turmoil over Brexit is starting to hurt consumers, weakening growth and pushing the central bank to keep its interest rates at record lows. The bank on Thursday kept its main interest rate at 0.25 percent as it noted...
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May 11, 2017 - 7:16 am
LONDON (AP) — The Bank of England decided Thursday to keep its main interest rate at a record low of 0.25 percent as the economy weakens ahead of Britain's departure from the European Union. Though higher rates would help limit inflation, which has been rising, the policymakers erred on the side of...
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May 11, 2017 - 7:11 am
LONDON (AP) — The Bank of England decided Thursday to keep its main interest rate at a record low of 0.25 percent as the economy weakens ahead of Britain's departure from the European Union. Though higher rates would help limit inflation, which has been rising, the policymakers erred on the side of...
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