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Ireland and Britain Brace for Unusual European Hurricane

LONDON — Rain is no stranger to Ireland, but hurricanes? Hurricane Ophelia, the 10th hurricane of the Atlantic season, was spinning toward Ireland on Sunday, bringing with it the potential for structural damage, significant coastal flooding and dangerously high seas. ...

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'They have to pay', EU's Juncker says of Britain

LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) – Britain must commit to paying what it owes to the European Union before talks can begin about a future relationship with the bloc after Brexit, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Friday. “The British are discovering, ...

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Theresa May: Britain committed to defence of Europe

The UK is unconditionally committed to the defence and security of Europe, Prime Minister Theresa May will say. Mrs May is in the Estonian capital Tallinn for an informal meeting of European Union leaders. She will visit 800 British soldiers ...

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Britain opens first subsidy-free solar power farm

LONDON: Britain’s first solar power farm to operate without a government subsidy is due to open in eastern England on Tuesday, as a sharp fall in costs has made renewable energy much more economical.Britain needs to invest in new energy ...

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Law Firm Sees Britain as Hunting Ground for U.S. Whistle-Blower Cases

LONDON — When federal prosecutors recently charged a little-known British luxury knitwear company with evading custom duties, few knew the role a small New York law firm played in the case. The firm, Constantine Cannon, founded by Lloyd Constantine, the ...

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Britain cannot be blackmailed by EU over exit bill: minister

3 Min Read TOKYO (Reuters) – British trade minister Liam Fox said on Friday Britain would not be blackmailed into agreeing on the cost of leaving the European Union and urged Brussels to move negotiations on to discuss Britain’s future ...

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Britain says it cannot be blackmailed by EU over exit bill

Reuters Staff 2 Min Read TOKYO (Reuters) – British trade minister Liam Fox said on Friday Britain would not be blackmailed into agreeing on the cost of leaving the European Union, and urged Brussels to move negotiations on to discuss ...

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