UK Cabinet to meet after Britain, EU reach draft Brexit deal

LONDON (AP) — After months of stalled talks, false starts and setbacks, negotiators from Britain and the European Union struck a proposed divorce deal Tuesday to provide for the U.K.’s smooth exit from the bloc. But the agreement faces major political hurdles starting Wednesday, when British Prime Minister Theresa May will try to win the […]

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EU center-right plots strategy ahead of key election

HELSINKI (AP) — Center-right leaders and senior politicians from across Europe are gathering to plot their strategy to win the next EU elections, and must also decide whether Hungary’s stridently nationalist ruling party should remain part of their political family. Over two days in Finland starting Wednesday, heavyweights from the European People’s Party — the […]

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Turkish president: Saudis plotted writer’s killing for days

NKARA, Turkey (AP) — Saudi officials murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi in their Istanbul consulate after plotting his death for days, Turkey’s president said Tuesday, contradicting Saudi Arabia’s explanation that the writer was accidentally killed. He demanded that the kingdom reveal the identities of all involved, regardless of rank. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan also said he […]