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  1. UPDATE 3-British minister warns Brexit is stuck as no-deal or referendum loomRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    Britain's exit from the European Union was heading for an impasse, one senior minister said on Saturday, after a week in which Prime Minister Theresa May failed to win EU assurances on her deal and pulled a vote because UK lawmakers would defeat it. FILE PHOTO - British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after a news conference following a European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium December 14, 2018.

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  2. No-Deal Brexit Ahead, Unless Brussels Bullies Show Respect and ReasonRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... less than insulting. Theresa May, U.K. prime minster, arrives at a European Union (EU) leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium, on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. May staggers on to Brussels on Thursday to plead for a lifeline after her much-loathed Brexit ...

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  3. EU prolongs economic sanctions against RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Brussels [Belgium], Dec 14 : The European Union has prolonged economic sanctions against Russia, owing to zero progress in the implementation of the Minsk agreements. The European Council also called for the immediate release of all detained Ukrainian seaman, the return of vessels and free passage of all ships through the Kerch strait.

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  4. Brexit: EUCO calls backstop a 'temporary arrangement'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Brussels [Belgium], Dec 14 : The European Council announced that the backstop in the endorsed Brexit Withdrawal Agreement was a temporary insurance policy to prevent a hard border in the Irish island while reiterating that the agreement was not open for renegotiation after the special meeting held here on Thursday . The European Council underlines that the backstop is intended as an insurance policy to prevent a hard border on the island of Ireland and ensure the integrity of the Single Market.

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  5. A Brit to the L.A. Times: Why should I care about your opposition to Brexit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    British Prime Minister Theresa May arrives for a meeting at a European Union summit in Brussels, Belgium, on Dec. 13. To the editor: As a British nurse living and working in California, I've got one thing to say on the subject of Brexit: Keep your opinions to yourself, Los Angeles Times! How dare your editorial board suggest that a second referendum be held ? How would you like it if Republicans decided they didn't like that the House of Representatives had come under the control of Democrats and demanded a second vote? Or how about if America had to answer to, say, Mexico City, and some of your laws were made by foreign officials? I could write reams about what the British have put up with by belonging to the European Union, but suffice to say, uncontrolled immigration in a country approximately 800 miles long by 250 miles wide was enough of a challenge that the public finally said, ... (more)

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  6. Photos of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Reuters

    A woman is sprayed with teargas by a riot police officer during a 'yellow vest' protest against higher fuel prices in Brussels, Belgium, December 8. REUTERS/Yves Herman A woman is sprayed with teargas by a riot police officer during a 'yellow vest' protest against higher fuel prices in Brussels, Belgium, December 8. REUTERS/Yves Herman A diver dressed as Santa Claus feeds a zebra shark inside a fish tank at the Malta National Aquarium in Qawra, Malta, December 12. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi A diver dressed as Santa Claus feeds a zebra shark inside a fish tank at the Malta National Aquarium in Qawra, Malta, December 12. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi Pro-Brexit and anti-Brexit demonstrators shout at each other opposite the Houses of Parliament, in Westminster, central London, December 11. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls Pro-Brexit and anti-Brexit demonstrators shout at each other opposite the Houses ... (more)

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  7. Italy's Conte aims at EU budget deal this weekend, says no to lower deficitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Reuters

    Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte expressed hope on Friday of reaching a deal with Brussels this weekend over his government's revised 2019 budget to avoid an EU disciplinary procedure, but offered few new concessions. Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte attends a news conference after a European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium December 14, 2018.

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  8. Editors Choice PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Reuters

    ... Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister Theresa May take part in a European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium. REUTERS/Yves Herman German Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister Theresa May take part in a European Union leaders ...

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  9. EU court rejects Hamas appeal over terror listingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    Terror group had sought an end to European freeze on its assets imposed in the wake of the 9/11 attacks in the United States Members of the Hamas terror group's military wing attend the funeral of six of its fighters at a cemetery in the Deir al-Balah refugee camp in the central Gaza Strip on May 6, 2018. BRUSSELS, Belgium - A top EU court on Friday threw out an appeal by the Palestinian organization Hamas against its listing by the bloc as a terrorist organization.

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  10. EU leaders attend press conference as EU summit concludesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz , European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker attend a press conference at the end of an EU Summit in Brussels, Belgium, on Dec. 14, 2018.

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  11. Officials: Strasbourg market attack suspect killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... Gouffran, and Elaine Ganley in Paris, Colleen Barry in Milan, Italy, Raf Casert and Angela Charlton in Brussels, Belgium, contributed to this story. The Associated Press is an American multinational nonprofit news agency headquartered in New York ...

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  12. Officials say market attack suspect killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Courier

    ... rah Gouffran, and Elaine Ganley in Paris, Colleen Barry in Milan, Italy, Raf Casert and Angela Charlton in Brussels, Belgium, contributed to this story.

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  13. UPDATE 1-EU's Juncker takes aim at Hungary's Orban over fake newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Reuters

    European Union leaders on Friday backed a plan to tackle fake news on the internet and the bloc's chief executive rounded on one of the EU chiefs, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, as one of the main culprits in spreading disinformation. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker attends a news conference after a European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium December 14, 2018.

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  14. Some EU leaders are the "origin of fake news", says JunckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | EurActiv.com

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker speaks at a news conference at the end of the summit of EU leader in Brussels, Belgium, 14 December 2018. [ EPA-EFE/OLIVIER HOSLET ] Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker condemned Hungary's leader Viktor Orban on Friday , accusing him of spreading fake news in relation to the UK's decision to withdraw from the EU.

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  15. CBO Suggests $1 Trillion Carbon Tax As France Reels From Anti-Carbon Tax RiotsRead the original story

    Friday | The Daily Caller

    ... with teargas by the riot police officer during the "yellow vests" protest against higher fuel prices, in Brussels, Belgium, December 8, 2018. REUTERS/Yves Herman. Instead, the tax increases angered drivers who were already paying high fuel prices. A ...

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  16. UPDATE 1-Euro zone takes step to deeper integration, key issues unresolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Reuters

    European Union leaders took a step toward deeper euro zone integration on Friday to help prevent future crises, but deep disagreement left key issues like a euro zone budget and a deposit guarantee scheme unresolved. General view of the hall during a European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium December 14, 2018.

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  17. UPDATE 6-"Who are you calling 'nebulous'?" May presses testy EU for Brexit helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Reuters

    ... British Prime Minister Theresa May attends a news conference after a European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium December 14, 2018. REUTERS/Piroschka Van De Wouw May herself said she accepted it had not been personal and Juncker, calling her ...

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  18. Belgian PM suggests Visegrad countries should be ousted from SchengenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | EurActiv.com

    Belgium's Prime Minister Charles Michel arrives for the European Council in Brussels, Belgium, 14 December 2018. [Julien Warnand/EPA/EFE] Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel said on Friday EU countries that show no solidarity in the management of migration open the debate about whether they have a place in the Schengen area.

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  19. Macron calls Ford's decision over Bordeaux plant 'hostile'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Channelnewsasia.com

    French President Emmanuel Macron said on Friday that Ford's decision to end production at its plant in Blanquefort, southern France next year was "hostile" and said his government was actively seeking a buyer for the site. French President Emmanuel Macron arrives at a European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium December 14, 2018.

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  20. 'What did you call me? You called me nebulous' - Theresa May's heated exchange with EU's JunckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Independent.ie

    British Prime Minister Theresa May meets with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to discuss Brexit, at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium December 11, 2018. REUTERS/Yves Herman Theresa May remonstrated with Jean-Claude Juncker at a Brussels summit on Friday and the EU chief executive had to placate the prime minister for having publicly called Britain's Brexit demands "nebulous" the night before.

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