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December 3, 2018 11:50 AM 'Full reasoned position' on Brexit legal advice will be published: UK PM's spokesman

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will publish a “full reasoned position statement” on the legal advice for Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal as promised, her spokesman said on Monday. Britain’s main opposition Labour Party has said it would press for contempt proceedings against the government if May failed to produce the full legal advice she has received 97

December 2, 2018 3:07 PM Spain's Andalusia region votes in key test for PM Sanchez

SEVILLE, Spain (Reuters) - Voters went to the polls in Spain’s Andalusia region on Sunday in a first electoral test for Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez, whose minority government has struggled to pass a budget since taking office last summer. The election in Spain’s most populous region, a stronghold for Sanchez’s ruling Socialists for decades, is taking 107

December 1, 2018 8:13 PM Overturning Napoleon-era rights, France bans smacking kids

PARIS (Reuters) - Members of the French parliament voted in favor of a ban on parents smacking their children, falling into line with the majority of European Union member states, although there will be no punishment for breaking the law. The civil code will be updated to state that parental authority must be exercised without violence and that parents 88

December 1, 2018 10:14 AM Golf: Smith extends lead over Leishman on day three at Royal Pines

(Reuters) - Defending champion Cameron Smith shot a five-under-par 67 on day three of the Australian PGA Championship on the Gold Coast on Saturday and will take a three-shot lead into the final round. The Australian started the day with a one-shot advantage and turned in a bogey-free round at the Royal Pines Resort for a 14-under total of 202 after 101

November 30, 2018 12:34 PM EU's Tusk says no deal or no Brexit if UK parliament rejects deal

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Britain’s choice would be to leave the European Union without a deal or abandon Brexit altogether if its parliament rejects an agreement between the EU and Prime Minister Theresa May, European Council President Donald Tusk said on Friday. “A few days before the vote in the House of Commons, it is becoming more and more clear 78

November 30, 2018 11:42 AM German chancellery aware of plans for White House meeting of German car bosses

BERLIN (Reuters) - The German chancellery is aware of the idea of a meeting between representatives of the U.S. government and the executives of German car companies, a spokesman for Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday. Top executives from German carmakers Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE), BMW (BMWG.DE) and Daimler (DAIGn.DE) are finalizing plans for a White 107

November 29, 2018 10:43 AM Merkel: We sanction Russia for the sake of international law

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the West was imposing sanctions on Russia to stand up for international law and added that she would address the Sea of Azov issue with Russian President Vladimir Putin at an upcoming G20 summit. “We don’t impose sanctions on Russia for sanctions’ sake, rather we impose sanctions to make clear that countries 82

November 29, 2018 12:15 AM UK says no-deal Brexit would jeopardize security ties with EU

LONDON (Reuters) - A no-deal Brexit would jeopardize security co-operation with the European Union, Britain’s security minister Ben Wallace will say on Thursday. Britain and the EU have pledged to co-operate on security issues through institutions such as Europol and Eurojust after Brexit, although a proposed “operational cooperation” between police 99

November 28, 2018 9:17 PM Britain sets out the scenarios

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s government and the Bank of England warned on Wednesday that a no-deal Brexit would hammer the economy, while Prime Minister Theresa May’s plan for leaving the European Union, opposed by many lawmakers, could soften the blow. Below are the main points of an analysis published by the government that covers the 15 years after 88

November 28, 2018 12:01 PM European soccer fans left bloodied after violent rivals throw petrol bombs and flares into the stands

Riot police were called into action to diffuse the situation after home supporters threw a petrol bomb and flares into the stands of the Athens stadium where the traveling Ajax fans were. (REUTERS) Chaos unfolded in the stands prior to AEK Athens' Champions League defeat to Ajax in Greece. Riot police were called into action to diffuse the situation 113