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EU chief unveils plans to avoid 'Brexit'

Brussels (AFP) – EU president Donald Tusk unveiled proposals to keep Britain in the 28-nation club, firing the starting gun for two weeks of tense negotiations to reach a deal…

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PM defends EU plans to avoid 'Brexit'

London (AFP) – Prime Minister David Cameron will on Wednesday defend planned reforms to keep Britain in the EU before parliament, as European lawmakers commence negotiations in Strasbourg to avoid…

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EU's Tusk to reveal British 'settlement'

Brussels (AFP) – European Union president Donald Tusk will unveil proposals on Tuesday for a "new settlement" with Britain that could prevent it becoming the first country to crash out…

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10,000 young migrants unaccounted for, EU police agency says

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Authorities dealing with Europe's migrant crisis have lost track of approximately 10,000 unaccompanied children amid fears that organized crime gangs are beginning to exploit the…

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Factbox: What business thinks about Britain's referendum on EU membership

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister David Cameron has pledged to renegotiate Britain's ties with Europe & then donate voters a referendum on European Union membership by the end of 2017….

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EU seeks more powers over national car regulations after VW scandal

By Alissa de Carbonnel BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union sought sweeping powers over national car regulations on Wednesday, aiming to prevent a repeat of Volkswagen's emissions test cheating scandal…

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Israel feels the heat of U.S., EU and U.N. criticism

By Luke Baker JERUSALEM (Reuters) – The United States, European Union & the United Nations have issued unusually stern criticism of Israel, provoking a sharp response from Prime Minister Benjamin…

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EU food safety watchdog hits back at scientists in glyphosate row

By Barbara Lewis BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The head of Europe's food safety watchdog has written to a group of nearly 100 senior scientists strongly rejecting their criticisms in a row…

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U.S. and EU firms warn of 'enormous' consequences if data pact talks fail

By Julia Fioretti & Dustin Volz BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The two largest American & European trade groups have warned of "enormous" consequences for thousands of businesses & millions of users…

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