LONDON (Reuters) – Brexit campaigner Andy Wigmore told a parliamentary committee on Tuesday that he had never accepted money from the Russian government. Arron Banks and Andy Wigmore, who ran the Leave.Eu pro-Brexit referendum campaign, eat pork pies offered by an anti-Brexit campaigner as they arrive to give evidence to the Digital Culture Media and
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LONDON (Reuters) – Lower house of parliament on Tuesday voted to reinsert the fixed time and date of the country’s departure from the European Union, reversing an earlier defeat by the House of Lords. Big Ben’s clock face is seen after the hands were removed during maintenance and restoration work on the Houses of Parliament
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Treasury imposed sanctions on three Russian individuals and five companies on Monday, saying they had worked with Moscow’s military and intelligence services on ways to conduct cyber attacks against the United States and its allies. “The United States is engaged in an ongoing effort to counter malicious actors working at
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(Reuters) – Gusting winds and continued dry weather in southwestern Colorado helped to fan a largely uncontrolled wildfire that grew by nearly one-third to more than 22,000 acres on Monday, forcing the evacuation of more than 2,000 homes. A satellite image shows the 416 Wildfire burning west of Highway 550 and northwest of Hermosa, Colorado,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May urged her Conservative Party on Monday to show unity and vote against changes to her Brexit blueprint, warning lawmakers they would undermine her negotiation with the European Union. Anti-Brexit demonstrators protest opposite the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, June 11, 2018. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls Lawmakers will vote on
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. open internet rules expired on Monday, handing sweeping new powers to internet providers to block, throttle or offer paid “fast lanes” for web traffic, but a court battle remains ahead. The Federal Communications Commission repealed the 2015 Obama administration’s landmark net neutrality rules in December by a 3-2 vote, sparking
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday revived Ohio’s contentious policy of purging infrequent voters from registration rolls in a ruling powered by the five conservative justices and denounced by liberal Justice Sonia Sotomayor as an endorsement of the disenfranchisement of minority and low-income Americans. In a 5-4 decision in the closely watched
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