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The Last Chance to Stop Brexit

The last time the United Kingdom held a general election in December—when some parts of the country have just seven hours of daylight—was in 1923. Then, the country’s third-biggest party, the Liberals, took more than 100 seats, leading to a hung Parliament. I…
bubmag
October 30, 2019
Brexit

Factbox: How does UK PM Johnson call an early election?

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday he wanted to call an early general election to resolve deadlock in parliament over Brexit. Johnson said he would ask parliament on Monday to approve a national election and wanted it t…
bubmag
October 24, 2019
Brexit

Your Wednesday Briefing

At a research lab in California, a mathematical calculation that the largest supercomputers could not complete in under 10,000 years was done in 3 minutes 20 seconds, Google said in a paper in the science journal Nature. Background: Our reporter Dennis Overb…
bubmag
October 23, 2019