The Latest: Pound falls after May says Brexit at 'impasse'

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit, the political divorce between Britain and the rest of the European Union (all times local): Source: Business – The Eagle

EU clears Apple's purchase of song-recognition app Shazam

LONDON (AP) — The European Union has approved Apple’s acquisition of song-recognition app Shazam after a months-long investigation found it wouldn’t hurt competition in the music streaming market. Source: Business…

UK leader's holiday from Brexit battles comes to noisy end

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May’s brief summer holiday from Brexit battles came to a noisy end Monday, as she faced attack from both sides of her divided…

Transit delay: London's Crossrail won't open until fall 2019

LONDON (AP) — Crossrail, the new east-west London railway designed to bring relief to jam-packed commuters, announced Friday that it is postponing its scheduled December opening by the better part…

Vacuum maker Dyson plans expansion for UK electric car site

LONDON (AP) — Dyson, the British company best known for its ground-breaking vacuum cleaners, said Thursday that it has submitted a planning application to expand facilities at a former British…

UK's right-wing Farage vows to end Brexit 'sell-out'

LONDON (AP) — In Britain, there is a growing sense of Brexit deja vu. Source: Business – The Eagle

Trump company expands investment in Scottish golf resort

LONDON (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump’s family business unveiled plans Tuesday to invest 150 million pounds ($196 million) in the second phase of development at its controversial golf course…

Millions in UK face water restrictions amid hot, dry weather

LONDON (AP) — Millions of people in northern England are facing a ban on using garden hoses or sprinklers amid one of the longest spells of hot, dry weather in…

Former UK Cabinet secretary seeks new Brexit referendum

LONDON (AP) — A former U.K. Cabinet minister from the ruling Conservative Party on Monday called for a new Brexit referendum, an idea long assailed by the prime minister. Source:…

China slowdown weighs on markets as Trump meets Putin

LONDON (AP) — A slowdown in Chinese economic growth weighed on global stock markets Monday as investors kept a close watch on a summit U.S. President Donald Trump with Russian…

The Latest: May defends Brexit plan after Cabinet departures

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): Source: Business – The Eagle

UK Cabinet proclaims Brexit unity — but many hurdles ahead

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s prime minister is claiming victory in her bid to unite her fractious Cabinet behind her latest Brexit policy, but many hurdles lie ahead. Source: Business –…

UK euroskeptics urge PM May to prepare for 'no deal' Brexit

LONDON (AP) — Pro-Brexit politicians and business figures have urged British Prime Minister Theresa May to be ready to walk away from the European Union without a trade agreement, despite…

UK gov't backs expansion of London's Heathrow Airport

LONDON (AP) — A third runway at Heathrow Airport was approved Tuesday by Prime Minister Theresa May’s Cabinet, setting the stage for a parliamentary vote on the matter after years…

Report: UK food, fuel, medicine short under 'no deal' Brexit

LONDON (AP) — British civil servants have warned of shortages of food, fuel and medicines within weeks if the U.K. leaves the European Union next year without a trade deal,…

'Sherlock' star Cumberbatch praised for tackling muggers

LONDON (AP) — The food-delivery firm Deliveroo thanked Benedict Cumberbatch on Saturday after a newspaper reported that the “Sherlock” star had fought off muggers who were attacking one of its…

FBI may have disrupted major cyberattack on Ukraine

LONDON (AP) — The FBI has put a spoke in the wheel of a major Russian digital disruption operation potentially aimed at causing havoc in Ukraine, evidence pieced together from…

Texas A&M, USDA research aimed at nitrite poisoning leads to methane mitigation

Student, advisers taking research from lab to marketplace Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contacts: Dr. Bill Pinchak, 940-552-9941, bpinchak@ag.tamu.edu Dr. Elizabeth Latham, 512-574-4790, bezoarlaboratories@gmail.com Dr. Robin Anderson, 979-260-9317, robin.anderson@ars.usda.gov COLLEGE…

Markle's bridal gown work of Givenchy's Clare Waight Keller

LONDON (AP) — Clare Waight Keller of Givenchy is the master British designer behind the sleek silk boat-necked gown and long billowing veil worn by Meghan Markle as she walked…

Givenchy's Clare Waight Keller designs Markle's sleek dress

LONDON (AP) — Clare Waight Keller of Givenchy is the master British designer behind the sleek silk boat-necked gown and long billowing veil worn by Meghan Markle as she walked…