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Second Brexit referendum 'now an option' as calls for a new vote get louder

In one of the more dramatic weeks in British politics, following the defeat of Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit agreement and her government's survival of a no-confidence vote, calls are now growing for a second Brexit referendum.

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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 03:12

Fridges, planes and soldiers: How the UK is preparing for a no-deal Brexit

The government is "increasing communications" with pharmaceutical companies and European citizens living in the U.K. in the case of a no-deal Brexit. But what else is the U.K. government doing? And is it enough?

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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 04:22

Hitachi freezes British nuclear project, books $2.8 billion hit

Japan's Hitachi Ltd said on Thursday it has decided to freeze a 3 trillion yen ($28 billion) British nuclear power project and will consequently book a writedown of 300 billion yen ($2.75 billion) on its British nuclear unit.

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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 04:23

Federal employees turn to food banks to feed their families

Adrienne Walker, a TSA employee in Atlanta, said her pantry is stocked, even though she has been working without pay during the partial government shutdown. But she knows her colleagues with children need groceries more than she does.

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Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 02:42

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