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UK lawmakers battle over Brexit amid customs chaos warning 

London, Nov 14 (AP/UNB) — A fragile government, a legislative minefield and a jittery economy are turning up the tension as Britain tries to turn its vote to leave the...

Prosecutors: German nurse may have killed over 100 patients 

German prosecutors say they believe a nurse who is serving a life sentence for two murders may have killed more than 100 patients.

Spain Catalan crisis: Puigdemont seeks independence talks

Dhaka, Oct 10 (UNB) - Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont has said his people voted for independence from Spain - but that he wants a negotiated solution with Madrid.
 

EU authorities suspect GE, Merck, Canon of merger violations  

Brussels, Jun 6 (AP/UNB)- EU authorities are accusing General Electric, German drugmaker Merck and electronics manufacturer Canon of violating European rules to push through mergers or acquisitions.

German parliament passes online hate-speech law

The German parliament has passed a law aimed at cracking down on hate speech on social networks, which critics say could have drastic consequences for free speech online.