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European Union heads of state meet during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, March 22, 2019. European Union leaders gathered again Friday after deciding that the political crisis in Britain over Brexit poses too great a threat and that action is needed to protect the smooth running of the world's biggest trading bloc. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys, Pool)
EU shows united front on Brexit, loss of confidence in MayEuropean Union leaders took back control of the Brexit process from British Prime Minister Theresa May, saying Friday they believe the risks were too great and that action was needed to protect the smooth running of the world's biggest trading bloc
The Associated Press18 minutes ago
China to investigate firms sanctioned by US over North KoreaChina says it will look into charges against two Chinese firms sanctioned by the U.S. for suspected violations of sanctions against North Korea
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
Activists wave flags and hold signs during an anti-Brexit campaign stunt outside EU headquarters during an EU summit in Brussels, Thursday, March 21, 2019. British Prime Minister Theresa May is trying to persuade European Union leaders to delay Brexit by up to three months, just eight days before Britain is scheduled to leave the bloc. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
The Latest: UK lawmaker: May must devise Brexit alternativesLabour lawmaker Hilary Benn says Prime Minister Theresa May needs to start considering alternatives to her divorce deal with the European Union to avert the crisis a no-deal Brexit would bring
The Associated Press38 minutes ago
Garuda Indonesia seeks to cancel order for 49 Boeing Max 8sIndonesia's flag carrier is seeking the cancellation of a multibillion dollar order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 jets after its passengers lost confidence with the model
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, stands as Premier Li Keqiang arrives for a plenary session of China's National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, Friday, March 8, 2019. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
EU seeks more 'balanced' economic relationship with ChinaEuropean Union leaders worried about the growing power of China are devising plans to counter the ambitions of a country they describe as a "systemic rival."
The Associated Press1 hour ago
The car of Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan, escorted by Carabinieri motorcycles, passes in Rome's Piazza Venezia, Thursday, March 21, 2019. Jinping is in Italy to sign a memorandum of understanding to make Italy the first Group of Seven leading democracies to join China's ambitious Belt and Road infrastructure project. (Massimo Percossi/ANSA via AP)
China's leader visits Italy with eye on infrastructure dealChinese President Xi Jinping is launching a two-day official visit aimed at deepening economic and cultural ties with Italy through an ambitious infrastructure building program that has raised suspicions among Italy's U.S. and European allies
The Associated Press3 hours ago
European Council President Donald Tusk, right, and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker participate in a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Thursday, March 21, 2019. Worn down by three years of indecision in London, EU leaders on Thursday were grudgingly leaning toward giving the U.K. more time to ease itself out of the bloc. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)
The Latest: Dutch PM: Britain could walk out without dealPrime Minister Mark Rutte says the United Kingdom could now walk out without a deal on April 12, but he expects it to seek more time under any circumstance
The Associated Press5 hours ago
A man looks at an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Friday, March 22, 2019. Asian markets were mostly lower on Friday as investors mulled over the possibility of a trade deal between the U.S. and China in the near future, ahead of the continuation of talks in Beijing next week. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
Asian stocks stumble on doubts over US-China trade dealAsian stocks retreat as caution sets in ahead of US-China talks in Beijing
The Associated Press6 hours ago
President Donald Trump speaks before signing an executive order requiring colleges to certify that their policies support free speech as a condition of receiving federal research grants, Thursday March 21, 2019, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Venezuela is key topic between Trump and Caribbean leadersPresident Donald Trump invited the leaders of Jamaica, Bahamas, Haiti, Dominican Republic and St. Lucia to his affluent Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida to show his support for Caribbean countries that back democratic transition in Venezuela
The Associated Press6 hours ago
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