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Boris Johnson: UK Is Offering Brexit ‘Compromise’ to EU

MANCHESTER, England — The U.K. offered the European Union a proposed last-minute Brexit deal on Wednesday that it said represents a realistic compromise for both sides, as British Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged the bloc to hold “rapid negotiations towards ...
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Sears Staves Off Liquidation, Stores to Remain Open

NEW YORK — Sears will live on — at least for now. "While there's no doubt that a shrunken Sears will be more viable than the larger entity, which struggled to turn a profit, we remain extremely pessimistic a...
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Trump: Shutdown Could Last ‘Months or Even Years’

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump declared Friday he could keep parts of the government shut down for "months or even years" as he and Democratic leaders failed in a second closed-door meeting to resolve his demand for billions of dollars for a border wall w...