EU chief: UK voting in European election would be a 'joke'

BERLIN (AP) — EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says he can't rule out that a delayed Brexit could mean the United Kingdom would participate in this spring's European Parliament election. ...

Honda to shut plant in Britain, imperiling 3,500 jobs

TOKYO (AP) — Honda says it plans to close its car factory in western England in 2021, with the potential loss of 3,500 jobs. The Japanese automaker made the announcement at a news co...

Mercedes' Wolff fears no-deal Brexit's effect on Formula One

MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Politics, not engines or aerodynamics, is what really worries Mercedes boss Toto Wolff as his team heads into the new Formula One season seeking a sixth consecutive title. ...

Report: Honda to shut UK plant, imperiling 3,500 jobs

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Sky News says Honda is to close a car factory in western England with the potential loss of 3,500 jobs. The broadcaster says the Japanese carmaker will announ...

UK's Hunt says Brexit talks in 'crucial final period'

BRUSSELS (AP) — British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says Brexit talks are entering a "crucial final period" but that an agreement can be sealed before Britain leaves the European Union on March 29. ...

Amazon's stormy week will blow over, but debris will stay

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — It's been a complicated few weeks for Amazon, what with its abrupt pullout from a massive New York City development, extortion claims related to intimate photos taken by its found...

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___ Amazon dumps NYC headquarters and its promised 25,000 jobs NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon says it will not be building a new headquarters in New York, a stunning revers...

The Latest: UK lawmakers repeat dislike of EU divorce deal

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's exit from the European Union (all times local): 5:45 p.m. British Prime Minister Theresa May has suffered an embarrassing parl...

Texas wife sought divorce before she, 4 others were killed

BLANCHARD, Texas (AP) — An East Texas woman who was shot dead along with her husband and three other family members sought a divorce last year. Montgomery County court records show A...

Report: 7 women claim singer Ryan Adams was inappropriate

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York Times report says seven women claim singer-songwriter Ryan Adams offered to help them with their music careers but then turned things sexual, and he sometimes became emotion...

French wine exporters in a 'total fog' ahead of Brexit

PARIS (AP) — French wine and spirits exporters say they are in a "total fog" over Brexit. With less than two months before Britain's scheduled departure from the European Union, the ...

The Latest: Britons face quotas in Switzerland

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's impending departure from the European Union (all times local): 12:15 p.m. Switzerland's government says it will set a quota on...

UK government downplays suggestion it will seek Brexit delay

LONDON (AP) — The British government is downplaying a report that its chief Brexit negotiator said lawmakers will have to choose between backing Prime Minister Theresa May's unpopular divorce deal and...

The Latest: UK watchdog slams government over ferry contract

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's exit from the European Union (all times local): 9:15 a.m. Britain's spending watchdog has issued a damning assessment of the D...

UK's May to tell lawmakers to hold their nerve before Brexit

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to urge lawmakers to "hold their nerve" as she struggles to finalize a divorce agreement with the European Union. May will upd...