Can Brexit be finished in two years?
After more than 10 months of posturing and speculation from both sides, Britain has formally invoked Article 50 of the EU treaty - triggering at least two years of talks and, ultim..
EPL clubs fear impact as Brexit process begins
LONDON — English Premier League clubs owners urged the government on Thursday to explore measures to protect the competition from being damaged by Britain's impending departure fro..
Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, arrives for the European People's Party Congress on March 30, 2017, in San Giljan, Malta. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Ima..
LONDON (AP) - Roger Daltrey says "a dead dog" would have beaten Hillary Clinton in the U.S. presidential election. The Who's legendary front man tells the British music news websit..
European Union Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker threatened to "break up" the United States on Thursday by encouraging Ohio and Austin, Texas, to split from the re..
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump will hold bilateral meetings with Denmark’s Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen. Lokke Rasmussen is the latest wary European ally to visit the W..
March 30 Gold prices held steady on Thursday, supported by uncertainties on the impact of Britain's departure from the European Union, U.S. policy under President Donald Trump and ..
Nine months after the historic referendum in which the UK population voted to leave the European Union, the UK government has at last served notice to quit. At 12.25pm BST on March..
The United Kingdom has triggered Article 50, which means the U.K. can now formally begin negotiating its exit from the European Union. Prime Minister Theresa May called i..
JUDY WOODRUFF: Now we return to Brexit and Great Britain’s official move today to begin the process of leaving the European Union. I spoke a short time ago with the British ambassa..
JUDY WOODRUFF: The clock is ticking tonight on Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union. London got things started today, nine months after the British people voted to quit the..
Lloyd's of London will establish a new European base in Brussels to avoid losing business when the UK leaves the EU, according to press reports. The company has not confirmed the d..
March 29 Gold prices fell on Wednesday as positive economic data from the United States backed expectations of further interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve this year, prompti..
March 29 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. The Times * Te..
March 29 The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Headlines * HS2 under pressure to r..
Scotland to Seek New Independence Referendum
Voice of America
Scotland's Parliament voted Tuesday to seek a new referendum on independence from Britain, clearing the way for the country's first minister, its top lawmaker, to ask the British g..
Stocks bounced nicely today, by nearly 1%. Oil was higher by more than 1%. Yields were higher, gold was lower and the dollar was broadly higher. What was the driver? The consumer c..
March 28 (UPI) -- Lawmakers on Tuesday voted to give Scotland First Minister Nicola Sturgeon authority to hold a second referendum on Scottish independence in the near future, even..
Britain-based banks should take steps to ensure they do not have to curb lending suddenly if the country leaves the European Union in a disorderly way, the Bank of England said on ..
German business morale hit its highest level in nearly six years in March, suggesting company executives in Europe's largest economy are brushing off concerns about the threat of r..
Scotland's digital technology industry enjoyed "sustained growth" in 2016 and is optimistic for the future, a survey has found. Researchers said seven out of 10 companies had repor..
How will Brussels react to Brexit?
The first cliche of the Brexit process is about to bite the dust. For months European officials have batted away questions about the financial and political implications of the UK'..
March 28 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. The Times * Tw..
This will be an interesting week. We had almost three months of optimism priced into global markets following the November 8 elections in the U.S. And then the tide turned when Tru..
For the first time in history a Slovak has made it onto the Forbes billionaires list. He is 49-year old Ivan Chrenko, a majority owner of the real estate developer HB Reavis. His f..
Invest Alongside Billionaires For $297/Qtr We end the week with no definitive decision on health care. That has become the catalyst for a technical breakdown in the smooth sai..
Last week saw the largest drop in aggregate Treasury short positions since Brexit. Ironicaly, while bond bears felt the squeeze, traders piled into Eurodollar shorts (increased rat..
Theresa May will say the main aim of her post-Brexit plan for Britain is to "build a more united nation" during a visit to Scotland on Monday. The prime minister is also due to mee..
March 27 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. The Times - Hu..
March 27 The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Headlines * Advertisers demand Goog..
As EU celebrates 60th anniversary, Turkey considers a vote on joining
Los Angeles Times
With Britain poised to start divorce proceedings, the 27 remaining European Union nations put pen to paper Saturday in Rome to renew their vows for continued unity in the face of c..
Tens of thousands of pro-EU demonstrators rallied in London, despite heightened concerns about the terrorism threat, to mark the European Union's 60th anniversary -- just days befo..
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan attends a ceremony marking the 102nd anniversary of Battle of Canakkale, also known as the Gallipoli Campaign, at the Turkish memorial in Canakkale..
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said Turkey may hold a referendum on whether to carry on with negotiations about joining the European Union. Turkey, which applied for EU me..
Anti-EU British Lawmaker Quits Party Days Ahead of Brexit
Voice of America
Britain's anti-European Union party has lost its only member of Parliament, four days ahead of the country's formal exit from the EU. Douglas Carswell, the only MP in Britain's ant..
Erdogan: Turkey might hold referendum on EU membership
The Seattle Times
ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s president said Saturday the country might pursue a Brexit-like referendum on whether to pursue European Union membership and also lashed out at a critical ..
The nine-month Brexit "phony war" is set to come to an end next week when British Prime Minister Theresa May notifies the European Union of Britain's intention to leave, starting t..
LONDON — The man who brought terror to the heart of London on Wednesday was British-born, and authorities have given no indication his planning unfolded transnationally. But the at..
LONDON — Even before authorities named the assailant in the Westminster attack as 52-year-old Khalid Masood, the word “Muslims” began trending on Twitter.&..
A group of reality TV contestants who were secluded for an entire year returned to find many surprises — including news that their show had been cancelled, while no one i..
Suarez has gone from biter to diver, says Cantona
Eric Cantona launched a verbal assault on Luis Suarez for what he perceived to be "blatant" diving in Barcelona's incredible Champions League win over Paris Saint-Germain, likening..
The UK is handing control of Europe's destiny to Germany by leaving the EU, Lord Heseltine has claimed. The Tory peer, sacked as a government adviser after defying the whip over Br..