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LONDON | UK pub chain snubs Champagne, Prosecco ahead of Brexit

LONDON (AP) — A major U.K. pub chain will stop serving French Champagne, Italian Prosecco, and German wheat beers and offer more British drinks ahead of the country’s exit from the European Union. Tim Martin, the founder of the JD Wetherspoon chain and a strong advocate for Brexit, said Wednesday that the aim is to … Continue reading LONDON | UK pub chain snubs Champagne, Prosecco ahead of Brexit

LONDON | UK pub chain snubs French Champagne ahead of Brexit

LONDON (AP) — A major U.K. pub chain will stop serving French Champagne and German wheat beers next month and offer more British drinks to prepare for the country’s departure from the European Union. Tim Martin, the founder of the JD Wetherspoon chain and a strong advocate for Brexit, says the aim is to make … Continue reading LONDON | UK pub chain snubs French Champagne ahead of Brexit

BRUSSELS | Zuckerberg to meet EU officials _ dodging public grilling

BRUSSELS (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is expected to speak with leaders of the European parliament next week about the data protection scandal that has engulfed his company — but might avoid a public testimony like the one he endured in the U.S. The EU and British parliaments have been calling for Zuckerberg to … Continue reading BRUSSELS | Zuckerberg to meet EU officials _ dodging public grilling