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Early elections in UK have mixed fortunes for key parties

Oct. 29, 2019 11:25 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — After more than three years of Brexit stasis, stalemate, gridlock and increasingly toxic divide since the United Kingdom narrowly voted to leave the European Union, another general election is on the cards. But will it break the parliamentary impasse and how will a frustrated and exhausted...

Today in History

Oct. 9, 2019 12:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Oct. 9, the 282nd day of 2019. There are 83 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 9, 1967, Marxist revolutionary guerrilla leader Che Guevara, 39, was summarily executed by the Bolivian army a day after his capture. On this date: In 1776, a group of...

With selfie, El Salvador's leader urges UN to embrace tech

Sep. 26, 2019 4:49 PM EDT

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The way El Salvador's president sees it, he just snapped a selfie worth a thousand words at the U.N. General Assembly. Nayib Bukele opened his speech to the assembly Thursday by taking a cell-phone picture of himself grinning at the podium — and casting the photo as a portrait...

Prince William told British PM to imagine FIFA voter naked

Sep. 19, 2019 8:51 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Former British Prime Minister David Cameron has recalled being told by Prince William to imagine an American FIFA voter naked to ease nerves at a presentation for England's World Cup bid in a process that was mired in wrongdoing. Cameron and the prince led an English delegation to Zurich in...

Ex-UK PM Cameron says he sought queen's help in Scots vote

Sep. 19, 2019 5:26 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Former British Prime Minister David Cameron acknowledged Thursday that he asked Queen Elizabeth II, who is supposed to remain politically neutral, to help the pro-"remain" side in Scotland's 2014 independence referendum. Cameron told the BBC that he felt "panic" that the pro-secession side...