Will Brexit threaten London's long-booming economy? The British capital fears investors and bankers could flee the city after the shock nationwide vote, threatening its coveted reputation as a global financial hub.Full Story
U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said Friday he expects the European Union to remain a solid partner for the United Nations after Britain's decision to leave the bloc.
"The Secretary-General expects the European Union to continue to be a solid partner for the United Nations on development and humanitarian issues, as well as peace and security, including migration," Ban said in a statement.Full Story
More than 1,200 business titans united Wednesday to warn against Britain breaking with the EU, as rivals battled for the last votes on the eve of a tightly fought referendum that will shape Europe's future.Full Story
If Britain votes to leave the EU, any negotiations between both sides towards a new relationship could take up to seven years, European Council President Donald Tusk warned Sunday.Full Story
Former British prime minister John Major launched a blistering attack on Sunday on fellow Conservatives campaigning for a Brexit, as rivals traded economic claims in an increasingly tight race for the June 23 vote.Full Story
British police on Monday charged two men after 20 people, most of them migrants, were rescued from the English Channel when their inflatable boat began to take on water.
Two children and a woman were among the group of 18 Albanians and two Britons aboard the rigid-hulled inflatable boat, which got into trouble off the Kent coast, southeast England, late Saturday.Full Story
Prime Minister David Cameron put aside recent animosity with London Mayor Sadiq Khan to make a joint call Monday for Britain to stay in the European Union, as personal attacks from within his own party intensified.
Cameron told a campaign event in London that he and the new Labor mayor backed Britain's EU membership because "we love our country and we want our country to be the best it possibly can," just weeks after accusing Khan of repeatedly appearing with Muslim extremists.Full Story
The British coastguard said it rescued 19 migrants on Sunday from the Channel after their inflatable boat began to take on water.
"The rhib (rigid-hulled inflatable boat), with 19 people on board was located at 2.00am (0100 GMT) and the incident handed over to Border Force," it said in a statement.Full Story
If Britain votes on June 23 to leave the European Union, it would be a political earthquake for the EU. Here are some of the potential knock-on effects of a Brexit:Full Story
A man who scaled the walls of Buckingham Palace and got into the garden is a convicted murderer, a court heard Friday, as he was jailed for four months.
Dennis Hennessy, 41, repeatedly asked "is Ma'am in?" in an apparent reference to Queen Elizabeth II after being arrested by police on Wednesday night.Full Story