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Undone by Brexit, May steps down as Conservative leader

Undone by Brexit, May steps down as Conservative leader

Jill Lawless, Associated Press

June 7, 2019


Filed under Nation & World

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May's time as Conservative Party leader ended Friday, not with a bang but a whimper. May, who announced her departure two weeks ago after her career was undone by the Brexit mess, formally stepped down in a private exchange of letters with the party,...

Murder of journalist in N. Ireland raises possibility of violence in no-deal Brexit

Murder of journalist in N. Ireland raises possibility of violence in no-deal Brexit

Bianca Cseke, Online Editor

April 29, 2019


Filed under Nation & World

A 29-year-old journalist covering a night of unrest in Northern Ireland was killed by a militant group earlier this month, helping stoke fears of additional violence as the United Kingdom works out a deal to leave the European Union. Lyra McKee was covering rioting in Londonderry, which broke out ...

Brexit uncertainty hits students

Brexit uncertainty hits students

Doug Klain, Contributing Writer

January 22, 2019


Filed under Nation & World

The British parliament rejected Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit plan in a historically brutal vote last Tuesday. With MPs voting 432 to 202 to reject the deal, British prospects for a Brexit deal were thrown into doubt. This was huge news for DePaul senior Glenn Johnston, who currently interns in...

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