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Britain, EU at odds over timing of divorce talks

Jun 26, 2016

Britain, EU at odds over timing of divorce talks

The European Union wants a quickie divorce, but Britain wants time to think things over. Senior EU politicians demanded Saturday that the U.K. quickly cut its ties with the 28-nation bloc — a process Britain says won’t begin for several months — as the ...

Could Brexit vote be a preview of U.S. presidential race?

Jun 25, 2016

Could Brexit vote be a preview of U.S. presidential race?

Britain’s stunning vote to leave the European Union, buoyed by a frenzy of nationalism and populist anger, was a crushing rejection of the political elite. Republican Donald Trump hopes it is also a preview of November’s U.S. presidential election. The referendum result reverberated immediately ...