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British PM May fires starting gun on Brexit

LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May filed formal Brexit divorce papers on Wednesday, pitching the United Kingdom into the unknown and triggering years of uncertain negotiations that will test the cohesion of the European Union. | Video

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China, EU reaffirm climate action after Trump backs away

BEIJING/OSLO Nations led by China and the European Union rallied around a global plan to slow climate change on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump began undoing Obama-era plans for deep cuts in U.S. greenhouse gas emissions.

Britain's May goes into Brexit talks with ambitions high

LONDON After nine months of preparation, bitter public argument and a battle with parliament, British Prime Minister Theresa May is launching talks with the European Union armed with a plan she hopes will secure a better divorce deal than many expect.

8:00am EDT

Bus bombing kills five in Syria's Homs: SANA

BEIRUT A bomb blast hit a passenger bus in the government-held city of Homs at noon on Wednesday, killing five people and wounding six, the Syrian state news agency SANA reported.

Syria 7:53am EDT

Silk roads and chilled beef: how China is trying to fill a Trump vacuum in Australia

SYDNEY It was almost a major faux pas in sports-mad Australia - Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived at an Australian Rules football match in Sydney wearing the blue, black and white scarf of interstate rival Port Adelaide Power.

China, Australia 4:24am EDT

London attack a 'wake-up' call for tech firms to put house in order: police

LONDON The London attack which left four people dead was a "wake up call" for technology firms to get their house in order over extremist material being circulated on the internet, the acting head of London's police force said on Wednesday.

6:36am EDT

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