European Union

Queen Elizabeth II welcomes Theresa May, left, at the start of an audience in Buckingham Palace, London, where she invited the former Home Secretary to become Prime Minister and form a new government Wednesday. (Dominic Lipinski/Pool Photo via AP)

Theresa May becomes Britain’s new leader as Cameron exits

LONDON — Theresa May entered No. 10 Downing St., on Wednesday as…

 

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker speaks during a news conference in the Commission Berlaymont building in Brussels, Belgium, on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

New data-sharing rules for EU and US adopted

BRUSSELS — New rules governing trans-Atlantic data transfers were formally approved Tuesday,…

 

Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel, center, speaks with French President Francois Hollande, left, and Luxembourg's Prime Minister Xavier Bettel during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Brussels on Wednesday. (John Thys, Pool Photo via AP)

EU spells out conditions for single market access to Britain

BRUSSELS — European Union leaders drew a stark line along the British…

 

In this June 24 photo, Republican presidential candiadte Donald Trump speaks as he arrives at his revamped Trump Turnberry golf course in Turnberry Scotland. (Andrew Milligan/PA via AP, File)

For Trump and Brexit voters, echoes of the same frustrations

MAYBOLE, Scotland — At the heart of the campaign that led Britain…

In this June 24 photo, Republican presidential candiadte Donald Trump speaks as he arrives at his revamped Trump Turnberry golf course in Turnberry Scotland. (Andrew Milligan/PA via AP, File)
A teller counts ballot papers at the Titanic Exhibition Centre in Belfast, Northern Ireland, after polls closed in the EU referendum Thursday. (Liam McBurney/PA via AP)

Britain takes unprecedented step to leave EU; markets plunge

LONDON — Britain voted to leave the European Union after a bitterly…

A teller counts ballot papers at the Titanic Exhibition Centre in Belfast, Northern Ireland, after polls closed in the EU referendum Thursday. (Liam McBurney/PA via AP)
Labour lawmaker Jo Cox was killed in a shooting near Leeds, England, on Thursday. (Yui Mok/PA via AP, File)

Jo Cox remembered as tireless campaigner and aid worker

Jo Cox fought against poverty and discrimination in developing countries, worked in…

Labour lawmaker Jo Cox was killed in a shooting near Leeds, England, on Thursday. (Yui Mok/PA via AP, File)
Britain's Royal Navy ship HMS Westminster, right, sails along the Gibraltar stretch backdropped by the tiny territory on the southern tip of the Iberian peninsula the rock of Gibraltar, near to La Linea de la Concepcion, Spain.  (AP Photo/Laura Leon, FILE)

Gibraltar fears border with Spain could close if UK quits EU

MADRID — Gibraltar could find its access to the single European market…

Britain's Royal Navy ship HMS Westminster, right, sails along the Gibraltar stretch backdropped by the tiny territory on the southern tip of the Iberian peninsula the rock of Gibraltar, near to La Linea de la Concepcion, Spain.  (AP Photo/Laura Leon, FILE)
U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a speech during the opening of the Hannover Messe industry fair in Hannover, northern Germany on Sunday. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)

Obama pushes for global trade deals in face of opposition

HANNOVER, Germany — President Barack Obama mounted a strong defense of international…

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a speech during the opening of the Hannover Messe industry fair in Hannover, northern Germany on Sunday. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)
In this Thursday, May 14, 2015 file photo, rescued migrants are seen aboard MP01 ship of the Italian border police in the Mediterranean Sea, heading to the Island of Lampedusa, southern Italy. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni, FILE)

Libyan smuggling route grows 1 year after mass drownings

When more than 800 people drowned last year on an overcrowded ship…

In this Thursday, May 14, 2015 file photo, rescued migrants are seen aboard MP01 ship of the Italian border police in the Mediterranean Sea, heading to the Island of Lampedusa, southern Italy. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni, FILE)
A refugee stands near his tent in a camp where thousands of refugees are waiting to be allowed to cross the border into Macedonia in the northern Greek border station of Idomeni on Sunday. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)

EU looks to refugee-laden Turkey to ease its migrant burden

BRUSSELS — European Union leaders will be looking to boost aid to…

A refugee stands near his tent in a camp where thousands of refugees are waiting to be allowed to cross the border into Macedonia in the northern Greek border station of Idomeni on Sunday. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
Tents of refugees and migrants stand next to a refugee camp at the Greek-Macedonian border, near the northern Greek village of Idomeni on Monday. (AP Photo/Eldar Emric)

Turkey demands more money to help EU tackle migrant crisis

BRUSSELS — European Union leaders tussled with Turkey over how to control…

Tents of refugees and migrants stand next to a refugee camp at the Greek-Macedonian border, near the northern Greek village of Idomeni on Monday. (AP Photo/Eldar Emric)
European Council President Donald Tusk addresses the media as he arrives for an emergency EU heads of state summit on migration at the EU Council building in Brussels, Wednesday. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

Deeply-divided EU holds emergency summit on migrant crisis

BRUSSELS — The migrant crisis overwhelming the European Union tugged at the…

European Council President Donald Tusk addresses the media as he arrives for an emergency EU heads of state summit on migration at the EU Council building in Brussels, Wednesday. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Migrants walk towards Hungary after arriving by train in Botovo, Croatia, on the Hungarian border, Tuesday. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)

European ministers agree to relocate 120,000 refugees

BRUSSELS — Deeply divided European Union ministers agreed Tuesday to relocate 120,000…

Migrants walk towards Hungary after arriving by train in Botovo, Croatia, on the Hungarian border, Tuesday. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
People walk along the railway tracks that connect Horgos and Szeged near the Hungary-Serbia border. (Zoltan Gergely Kelemen/MTI via AP)

UN warns Hungary it faces a wave of 42,000 more migrants

BUDAPEST, Hungary — Leaders of the United Nations refugee agency warned Tuesday…

People walk along the railway tracks that connect Horgos and Szeged near the Hungary-Serbia border. (Zoltan Gergely Kelemen/MTI via AP)
Evzones of Greek Presidential Guards are seen during changing of the guard at the tomb of the unknown Soldier outside the parliament in central Athens on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)

Greece gets until Sunday for proposals to stave off collapse

BRUSSELS — Frustrated and angered eurozone leaders gave Greek Prime Minister Alexis…

Evzones of Greek Presidential Guards are seen during changing of the guard at the tomb of the unknown Soldier outside the parliament in central Athens on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)
Pensioners try to get a number to enter inside a bank in Athens, Wednesday, July 1, 2015. About 1,000 bank branches around the country were ordered by the government to reopen Wednesday to help desperate pensioners without ATM cards cash up to 120 euros ($134) from their retirement checks. Eurozone finance ministers were set to weigh Greece's latest proposal for aid Wednesday. (Daniel Ochoa de Olza/AP Photo)

Greece proceeds with vote plan as creditors rebuff overture

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Greek government vowed Wednesday to go ahead…

Pensioners try to get a number to enter inside a bank in Athens, Wednesday, July 1, 2015. About 1,000 bank branches around the country were ordered by the government to reopen Wednesday to help desperate pensioners without ATM cards cash up to 120 euros ($134) from their retirement checks. Eurozone finance ministers were set to weigh Greece's latest proposal for aid Wednesday. (Daniel Ochoa de Olza/AP Photo)

EU quizzes telcos on Apple sales tactics against rivals

EU antitrust regulators are seeking information whether Apple's iPhone distribution deals with…