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Breakthrough: UK and EU Reach Post-Brexit Trade Agreement

BRUSSELS — Just a week before the deadline, Britain and the European Union struck a tentative free-trade deal Thursday that should avert economic chaos on New Year's and bring a measure of certainty for businesses after years of Brexit turmoil. The deal, re...
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UK, France Move to Extend Rules on Face Coverings in Public

LONDON — Britain and France moved Tuesday to make face coverings compulsory in more places as both countries try to get their economies going while at the same time seeking to prevent further coronavirus outbreaks. Britain and France previously took a more ...
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Questions of Racism Linger as Harry, Meghan Step Back

LONDON — When accomplished, glamorous American actress Meghan Markle married Prince Harry in 2018, she was hailed as a breath of fresh air for Britain’s fusty royal family. That honeymoon didn’t last. “She was always going to be an outsider. There was alway...