May dealt crushing blow, blurring Brexit talks

/ Jun 9, 2017

May dealt crushing blow, blurring Brexit talks

British voters dealt Prime Minister Theresa May a devastating blow in a snap election she had called to strengthen her hand in Brexit talks, wiping out her parliamentary majority and throwing the country into political turmoil. With no clear winner emerging from Thursday’s election, ...

Trump tweet mocking London mayor could spark dispute with U.K.

Jun 6, 2017

Trump tweet mocking London mayor could spark dispute with U.K.

U.S. President Donald Trump risked provoking a diplomatic row with one of the U.S.’s closest allies, and embarrassing Prime Minister Theresa May ahead of a general election, as he amplified his mockery of London Mayor Sadiq Khan over a terrorist attack that killed seven ...

U.K. election exposes Northern Ireland's deep divisions

/ Jun 4, 2017

U.K. election exposes Northern Ireland's deep divisions

Political leaders in Northern Ireland are casting Thursday’s British election as a referendum on whether voters want to be part of the United Kingdom or neighboring Ireland. Britain’s vote to leave the European Union has raised the stakes in the long and divisive dispute ...