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WATCH: 101 days until Britain leaves the EU

Dec 18 2018 11:12

The UK has almost reached the 100 day mark in its countdown to Brexit, when it will officially leave the European Union.


UK said to prepare migration policy favouring high earners

Dec 18 2018 06:15

Under the proposals, preference will be given to higher earners and people from favoured nations - likely to be countries whose citizens are currently allowed to use e-passports to enter Britain.


WATCH: Jeremy Corbyn to table no-confidence motion in UK Prime Minister

Dec 17 2018 23:46

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said he will table a motion of no confidence in Prime Minister Theresa May over her handling of the Brexit deal vote.


WATCH: IMF says trade war may mean cut to global growth forecast

Dec 17 2018 20:09

Trade frictions between China and the United States are already affecting business confidence and investment in Asia, a senior International Monetary Fund official said, warning that the fund could further cut its global growth forecasts in January.


Goldman Sachs faces first criminal charges in 1MDB scandal

Dec 17 2018 13:24

Malaysian authorities allege that Goldman misled investors when the bank knew that proceeds from 1MDB bond sales it arranged would be misappropriated.


May attacks second Brexit referendum plan as a breach of trust

Dec 17 2018 09:50

UK Prime Minister Theresa May will attack supporters of a second Brexit referendum on Monday as she explains to Parliament why European Union leaders rebuffed her attempt to make her divorce deal more attractive to lawmakers.


Second Brexit referendum gaining traction as way to end gridlock

Dec 15 2018 10:19

In the corridors of the UK Parliament, an idea that four months ago seemed laughable is now being seriously discussed. Is another referendum a way out of the Brexit deadlock?


EU leaders just aren't sure they can trust Theresa May anymore

Dec 14 2018 18:39

European leaders went into last night’s meeting willing to offer Theresa May something that might just help get her much-hated Brexit deal through the UK Parliament.


Sales at NY pot enthusiast store breaks all time high

Dec 14 2018 11:46

Marijuana’s push into the mainstream now includes a store inside Manhattan’s Chelsea Market, where a holiday shopper seeking a gift for that cannabis connoisseur in their life can spend $6,000 on a glass pot pipe in the shape of a skateboard.



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