NPR - 51 min 47 sec ago
"I believe this is the first time since the beginning of European integration that this European Union could actually break apart," center-left Dutch politician Frans Timmermans warned this month.
CNBC - 2 hours 12 min ago
Despite all the focus on this week's European parliamentary elections, this vote shouldn't distract anyone from the more existential questions facing Europe, writes Atlantic Council CEO Fred Kempe.
Reuters - 3 hours 56 min ago
The contest to replace Theresa May as British prime minister hotted up on Saturday with five candidates now vying for a job whose central task will be to find a way to take a divided Britain out of the European Union.
The Guardian - 4 hours 45 min ago
Olaf agency is carrying out an assessment of payments made by Arron Banks The European Union's anti-fraud watchdog is considering whether Nigel Farage should be investigated for any illegal activity over lavish payment from Arron Banks, the Guardian has learned. The agency, which goes by its French acronym, Olaf, revealed it was carrying out an assessment, which could lead to a formal investigation. This "initial assessment does not mean that the individuals in question are guilty of any...
New York Times - 4 hours 46 min ago
Mayor Susanna Ceccardi of Cascina, Italy, a member of the anti-immigrant League party, center, during a campaign event at a discothèque in Cecina, Italy.
PBS Newshour - 14 hours 26 min ago
Britain's ruling Conservative Party is in search of a new leader, and the country in search of a new prime minister. After less than three years in office, Theresa May announced her resignation Friday, acknowledging that the time for her to try to usher in Brexit had concluded. May's turbulent tenure was defined by the UK's struggle to withdraw from the European Union. Judy Woodruff reports.
NPR - 16 hours 58 min ago
Germans haven't cared so much in the past about elections to the European Union Parliament, but Brexit has refocused attention on the institutions that make the E.U. work.
NY Post - 17 hours 22 min ago
BERLIN Protesters — many of them too young to vote — took to the streets Friday across the European Union to demand tougher action against global warming as the 28-nation bloc elects a new parliament. From Portugal to Finland, from Italy to Britain, students followed the call of Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg to...
Fox News - 17 hours 26 min ago
As British Prime Minister Theresa May announced her departure with a Brexit plan nowhere near success, European Union leaders offered kind words.
NPR - 17 hours 41 min ago
The increasing worldview that nations should promote their interests over those of the international community is challenging for Germany, a big champion of partnerships like the European Union.
CBS News - 18 hours 39 min ago
British Prime Minister Theresa May says she will resign in two weeks after continued failures to negotiate a Brexit deal between Parliament and the European Union. CBS News senior foreign correspondent Mark Phillips joined CBSN to break down what this could mean for Brexit.
The Guardian - 20 hours 18 min ago
Theresa May's departure and the rise of the Brexit party may have ended any prospect of a compromise with the EU It's now all or nothing. Theresa May has gone, most likely taking with her the possibility of a negotiated exit from the European Union. It means that the choice that will soon face the country is starker than before: a no-deal Brexit or no Brexit at all. In her parting address outside Downing Street, May made a better case for compromise between those two positions than she ever...
Reuters - 21 hours 10 min ago
Long-term immigration to Britain dropped to a five-year low last year as the net inflow of European Union migrants fell to its lowest in almost a decade, extending a decline seen since Britain voted to leave the EU in 2016.
Reuters - 21 hours 43 min ago
Britain's new prime minister must move quickly to "properly" leave the European Union, Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson said on Friday after Theresa May said she would step down.
Reuters - 22 hours 21 min ago
Goldman Sachs raised its probability of a no-deal Brexit to 15% from 10% on Friday as Prime Minister Theresa May's resignation potentially opened the way for a more hardline politician to lead the UK to exiting the European Union.
Reuters - 22 hours 30 min ago
Rain brought some relief to European Union rapeseed crops this month, but analysts still expect this year's harvest to be the lowest in more than a decade after drought and insect attacks.
ABC News - 22 hours 31 min ago
Protesters are holding rallies in several European Union countries to demand tougher action against global warming, as the 28-nation bloc votes to fill the European Parliament...
Reuters - 23 hours 12 min ago
Fighting back tears, Theresa May said on Friday she would quit after failing to deliver Brexit, setting up a contest that will install a new British prime minister who could pursue a cleaner break with the European Union.
NY Post - 23 hours 18 min ago
DUBLIN – The European Union will not offer a better Brexit deal to the person who takes over as British prime minister, Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said on Friday, after Theresa May announced she was stepping down. May said she would step down as Conservative Party leader on June 7, triggering a contest that...
Reuters - 23 hours 40 min ago
Britain can forge a "fantastic free trade relationship" with Europe after it quits the European Union, but can also be a champion for global free trade, lawmaker and Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson said on Friday.
CBS News - 23 hours 42 min ago
May has infuriated hardline supporters of Britain's break from the European Union in her Conservative Party, and they are essentially forcing her out...
CNBC - 23 hours 55 min ago
Britain should be prepared to walk out of the European Union without a deal if it is to negotiate a suitable exit agreement, British lawmaker and prime minister hopeful Boris Johnson said on Friday.