Britain’s Liberal Democrats leader Jo Swinson leaves BBC studios in London, Britain, September 15, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – The Liberal Democrats party on Sunday toughened its anti-Brexit stance, formally adopting a policy to cancel leaving the European Union if it wins power at a national election. The party holds just 18 seats in
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Electoral workers prepare a ballot box inside a polling station during presidential election in Tunis, Tunisia, September 15, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed TUNIS (Reuters) – Tunisians began casting votes in an unpredictable presidential election on Sunday where there is no overwhelming front-runner, with the young democracy’s economic ills dominating the agenda. Polling stations opened at 8am
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Sep 14, 2019; Washington, DC, USA; Atlanta Braves left fielder Charlie Culberson (8) is looked at by medical staff after being hit with a pitch against the Washington Nationals during the seventh inning at Nationals Park. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports Atlanta Braves pinch hitter Charlie Culberson departed Saturday’s game against the Washington Nationals
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Major drug wholesalers and retailers facing a massive lawsuit for allegedly fostering the nation’s opioid crisis asked the judge hearing the case to recuse himself on Saturday. Federal Judge Dan A. Polster, of the U.S. District Court’s Northern District of Ohio, poses in an undated photo obtained by Reuters in Cleveland, Ohio,
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Tennis – Davis Cup – Europe/Africa First Round – Austria v Finland – Espoo Metro Areena, Espoo, Finland – September 14, 2019 Austria’s Dominic Thiem in action Lehtikuva/Mikko Stig via REUTERS Dominic Thiem had his nine-match singles winning streak in Davis Cup play snapped but Austria won the final match to pull out a 3-2
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FILE PHOTO: Conservative politician Sam Gyimah speaks during a People’s Vote press conference at the National Institute of Economic and Social Research in London, Britain May 9, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – Former Conservative minister Sam Gyimah has joined the pro-European Union Liberal Democrat party, barely a week after being expelled from the
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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Thousands of protesters marched in front of Frankfurt’s IAA car show on Saturday to demand a swift end to combustion engines and a shift to environmentally friendly vehicles as Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government prepares to unveil climate protection measures. People take part in a bicycle demonstration on a highway to protest against
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Ireland’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney attends the MEDEF union summer forum renamed La Rencontre des Entrepreneurs de France, LaREF, at the Paris Longchamp Racecourse in Paris, France, August 28, 2019. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier GARRYVOE, Ireland (Reuters) – European Union negotiators are very concerned by the idea of handing Northern Ireland’s devolved government the right
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HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe’s founder Robert Mugabe was honored as an icon, principled leader and African intellectual giant at a state funeral on Saturday, after a week of disputes over his burial threatened to embarrass President Emmerson Mnangagwa. The body of Zimbabwe’s founder and longtime ruler Robert Mugabe is brought to the national sports stadium
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People wade through a flooded street after torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14, 2019. REUTERS/Jon Nazca ORIHUELA, Spain (Reuters) – A 41-year-old man was found dead in southeastern Spain on Saturday, the local government said, bringing to at least six the death toll inflicted over the past two days by record-breaking rain. More than
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Golf – Solheim Cup – Gleneagles, Scotland, Britain – September 14, 2019 Team USA’s Morgan Pressel embraces Team Europe’s Anna Nordqvist after she beats her in the foursomes REUTERS/Russell Cheyne (Reuters) – Team Europe continued to hold a slender one-point advantage over the U.S. with a 6-1/2 to 5-1/2 lead after the second day’s foursomes
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