Brexit vote

LONDON | UK’s Labour opposition says it might back new Brexit vote

LONDON — Britain’s main opposition party took a step at its annual conference toward backing a new referendum on Brexit — but stopped short of saying the vote should include an option not to leave the European Union at all. Delegates at the Labour Party conference in the northwestern English city of Liverpool will debate … Continue reading LONDON | UK’s Labour opposition says it might back new Brexit vote

LONDON | UK prime minister says no, again, to second Brexit vote

LONDON  — Britain’s prime minister has again spoken out against calls for a second referendum on Britain’s decision to split with the European Union. Theresa May wrote in the Sunday Telegraph that it would be a “gross betrayal of our democracy” to have another vote. She said “millions came out to have their say” in … Continue reading LONDON | UK prime minister says no, again, to second Brexit vote

TURNBERRY, Scotland | Trump back in Scotland ahead of Putin talks

TURNBERRY, Scotland — A roving press conference. Reporters piling into golf carts and running along fairways trying to keep up. A protester scattering golf balls marked with swastikas. The last time Donald Trump traveled to Scotland was in 2016, hours after the Brexit vote and shortly after he became the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. He … Continue reading TURNBERRY, Scotland | Trump back in Scotland ahead of Putin talks

BLENHEIM PALACE, England  | Trump brings his chaotic road show to Britain

BLENHEIM PALACE, England  — Dishing up a fresh dose of chaos on his European tour, President Donald Trump left behind a contentious NATO gathering in Brussels and moved on to Britain, where a pomp-filled welcome ceremony was soon overshadowed by an interview. Trump blasted Prime Minister Theresa May, blamed London’s mayor for terror attacks against … Continue reading BLENHEIM PALACE, England  | Trump brings his chaotic road show to Britain