From Trade to Migration: How Brexit May Hit the EU Economy

By Philip Blenkinsop BRUSSELS, June 24 – The European Union’s chief concerns over Britain’s vote to leave the group are political but losing its second-largest economy will have a huge economic impact as well. Below are some of the main economic risks and benefits for the EU’s remaining 27 members. BUDGET/ECONOMY Other members will have

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Hackers Target Presidential Campaigns: U.S. Spy Chief

By Dustin Volz and Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON, May 18 – U.S. presidential campaigns face threats from hackers bent on espionage and other activity more nefarious than mere political mischief, the office of U.S. National Intelligence Director James Clapper said on Wednesday, but did not provide details on specific intrusions. “We’re aware that campaigns and related

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Ties Unscathed by Queen Elizabeth’s “Rude” Comment, China Paper Says

BEIJING, May 12 – Ties between China and Britain will not be harmed by Queen Elizabeth being caught on camera saying Chinese officials were “very rude”, said an influential Chinese newspaper on Thursday which instead laid the blame on Western media “barbarians”. In footage broadcast by the BBC of a garden party at Buckingham Palace

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