LONDON/BRUSSELS European leaders told Britain on Tuesday to act quickly to resolve the political and economic chaos unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union, a move the IMF said could put pressure on global growth.
LONDON Britain's Brexit political crisis deepened on Tuesday when MPs in the Labour Party passed a motion of no confidence in its leader Jeremy Corbyn by an overwhelming margin, but Corbyn said he would not resign.
LONDON Securing access to the European Union's single market is the top goal in Brexit negotiations, Britain's business minister said on Tuesday, as a business group warned the government was a long way from having a clear plan for its future ties with the bloc.
WASHINGTON German automaker Volkswagen AG will pay as much as $15.3 billion (£10.1 billion) after admitting it cheated on U.S. diesel emissions tests for years, agreeing to buy back vehicles from consumers and provide funding that could benefit makers of cleaner technologies.
BERLIN The German government voiced concern on Tuesday that Islamic State could step up attacks in Europe as it loses territory in Iraq and Syria, and said its domestic intelligence agency is training to respond to a large-scale assault.
ERBIL, Iraq It was barely more than a squiggle, but the mark of a single letter sprayed overnight on a wall in the heart of Islamic State's self-proclaimed caliphate was a daring act of dissent.
BRUSSELS Outgoing Prime Minister David Cameron faced irritation, pity and scorn on Tuesday from European Union leaders and lawmakers who pressed him to give early notice of Britain's intention to leave the bloc after last week's lost referendum.
LONDON Britain's top share index bounced back on Tuesday following two straight sessions of steep losses as insurers and banks, hit hard in the aftermath of Britain's decision to leave the European Union, led the market higher.
BRUSSELS Leading Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage was booed and heckled in a raucous special session of the European Parliament on Tuesday as he accused the EU of imposing a superstate on its citizens and predicted other countries would leave the bloc like Britain.
BRUSSELS - Alphabet's Google may face a third EU antitrust charge as soon as next month, this time focussing on its revenue mainstay AdWords ad placement service, three people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.