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EU leaders tell Britain to exit swiftly, market rout halts

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.


VW agrees to buy back diesel vehicles, fund clean air efforts

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.


'Constructive' Cameron faces EU ire over Brexit vote

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.


FTSE rebounds after post-Brexit slump, insurers lead

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.


'Brexiteer' Farage booed in rowdy EU parliament debate

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.

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