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UK's May, EU chief call latest Brexit talks 'constructive'

UK's May, EU chief call latest Brexit talks 'constructive'

BRUSSELS — After the resignations of three of her party's lawmakers over Brexit, British Prime Minister Theresa May came away from more talks on preventing the U.K.
Arsenic, lead in water pouring out of former US mine sites

Arsenic, lead in water pouring out of former US mine sites

RIMINI, Mont. — Every day many millions of gallons of water loaded with arsenic, lead and other toxic metals flow from some of the most contaminated mining sites in the U.S.
Amal Clooney among the gang at Meghan Markle's baby shower

Amal Clooney among the gang at Meghan Markle's baby shower

NEW YORK — The not-so-secret baby shower for the Duchess of Sussex has apparently occurred, with Gayle King and Amal Clooney among an intimate group of friends gathered at a swanky hotel on Manhattan's Upper East Side.
Gory details emerge about missing woman's suspected demise

Gory details emerge about missing woman's suspected demise

DENVER — After months of mostly silence from authorities investigating the disappearance of a Colorado mother on Thanksgiving Day, grim details about her suspected demise emerged this week, including accusations that the woman's fiance beat her to de
French court hits Swiss bank UBS with $5.1 billion penalty

French court hits Swiss bank UBS with $5.1 billion penalty

PARIS — A French court ordered Switzerland's largest bank, UBS, to pay 4.5 billion euros ($5.1 billion) in fines and damages for helping wealthy French clients evade tax authorities, sending a stern warning to tax dodgers and the banks that aid them.