UK likely to hold rare winter election with Brexit on table

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Boris Johnson has called for an early general election and the opposition Labour Party has agreed, so Britain is likely facing a rare winter vote. Johnson wants it held on...

Fractious Brexit saga to continue in Parliament, courts

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is still at odds with Parliament over how to break the Brexit impasse, and the European Union is considering Johnson's halfhearted request for a dela...

What's next after key Brexit vote is delayed

LONDON (AP) — Parliament had been expected to vote yes or no Saturday to a new Brexit divorce deal, but instead Britain faces more wrangling and more delays. The latest delay was cau...

Yes or No? Vital vote on Brexit plan set for Saturday in UK

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Parliament is set to vote Saturday on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's new deal with the European Union, a decisive moment in the prolonged bid to end the Brexit stalemate. Vario...

More Brexit questions than answers as Oct. 31 deadline nears

LONDON (AP) — Well over three years after Britain announced it would split from the European Union, everything regarding Brexit is still in limbo and early hopes of an amicable split have turned into ...

UK's Johnson uses fiery strategy with election in mind

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Boris Johnson has come out fighting after a string of defeats, including a bruising blow from the country's highest court, and while his combative stance is offending some...

Supreme Court ruling clear, but Brexit future still murky

LONDON (AP) — The landmark British Supreme Court ruling that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament was unlawful did not deal directly with plans for Britain's anticipated departure f...

UK's Labour Party, split on Brexit policy, eyes key votes

LONDON (AP) — Britain's opposition Labour Party is expected to hold a series of votes at its party conference Monday to establish an unambiguous policy on whether it favors leaving the European Union....

Burberry, Christopher Kane show new collections in London

LONDON (AP) — There were glittery runway shows Monday as London Fashion Week showcased some of its top stars including Burberry and Christopher Kane. Venues were packed as designers tried to build on ...

Dreamy, confident shows mark London Fashion Week

LONDON (AP) — Fashion devotees basked in sunny weather and strong, sometimes whimsical collections as London Fashion Week neared its climax Sunday with runway shows by Roland Mouret, Victoria Beckham,...

London Fashion Week gears up for big shows

LONDON (AP) — Fashion aficionados basked in strong late summer sunlight Saturday as runway shows and presentations picked up speed at London Fashion Week. Model and TV presenter Alex...

Former PM Cameron 'sorry' for Brexit divisions

LONDON (AP) — The British prime minister who called the Brexit referendum and then saw the public vote to leave the European Union says he is sorry for the divisions it has caused. D...

Boris Johnson lost Parliament but he could win a UK election

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has lost Parliament. But he could still win a general election if enough voters approve of his determination to make Britain's departure from the Eur...

End of an era: UK House Speaker John Bercow to step down

LONDON (AP) — A colorful era in British parliamentary history is coming to a close with Speaker of the House John Bercow's abrupt announcement Monday that he will leave his influential post by the end...

British Airways grounds nearly all flights as pilots strike

LONDON (AP) — British Airways says it has had to cancel almost all flights as a result of a pilots' 48-hour strike over pay. In a statement Monday, the airline said it had "no way of...