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SALZBURG, Austria | US, Canada will keep talking Thursday to revamp NAFTA

SALZBURG, Austria — British Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday appealed to the European Union to soften its stance in Brexit negotiations, saying that only her government has a workable plan to prevent a hard border between Northern Ireland in the U.K. and EU member state Ireland. But despite May’s appeal at an EU summit … Continue reading SALZBURG, Austria | US, Canada will keep talking Thursday to revamp NAFTA

LONDON | UK leader warns rebels: it’s my Brexit agreement or no deal

LONDON — British Prime Minister Theresa May has warned opponents of her blueprint for Brexit that rejecting it means crashing out of the European Union without a deal, an outcome the International Monetary Fund said Monday would have “very large” economic costs. Attempting to assert control over a fractious party and faltering Brexit negotiations, May … Continue reading LONDON | UK leader warns rebels: it’s my Brexit agreement or no deal

LONDON | Britain’s May in Northern Ireland to push her Brexit vision

LONDON  — British Prime Minister Theresa May Friday used a speech in Northern Ireland to tout her latest Brexit plan as providing a “bright future” for Northern Ireland that would maintain peace and safeguard jobs. The embattled British leader is urging European Union leaders to take a more flexible view on how to solve the … Continue reading LONDON | Britain’s May in Northern Ireland to push her Brexit vision

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s Europe provocations and the facts

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump shook things up every turn in his trip to Europe, making statements on NATO, Britain, Germany and more that were meant to provoke, and they did. Accuracy was not always a hallmark of these pronouncements. A week in review: TRUMP: “I didn’t criticize the prime minister.” — news conference Friday … Continue reading WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s Europe provocations and the facts

LONDON  | The Latest: Khan says Trump should attacks on him

LONDON  — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s trip to Europe (all times local): 12:15 p.m. London Mayor Sadiq Khan has told Sky News that it is up to President Donald Trump to explain why he keeps singling out the mayor for criticism. London’s first Muslim mayor says Friday that many major cities, including Paris, … Continue reading LONDON  | The Latest: Khan says Trump should attacks on him

CAMBERLEY, England  | Explosive Trump interview adds to chaos on 1st British visit

CAMBERLEY, England  — Bringing chaos with him as he moves across Europe, President Donald Trump’s pomp-filled welcome to Britain was overshadowed Friday by an explosive interview in which he blasted Prime Minister Theresa May, blamed London’s mayor for terror attacks against the city and argued that Europe was “losing its culture” because of immigration. Trump … Continue reading CAMBERLEY, England  | Explosive Trump interview adds to chaos on 1st British visit

LONDON | UK pound falls, politicians reel after Trump broadside

LONDON — The British pound has fallen and U.K. politicians are reeling from the tornado-blast of U.S. President Donald Trump, who has humiliated Prime Minister Theresa May, crushed hopes of a quick U.S.-U.K. trade deal and boosted May’s opponents in the high-stakes battle over Brexit. All in less than 24 hours in Britain. In an … Continue reading LONDON | UK pound falls, politicians reel after Trump broadside