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    Theresa May wins Conservative Party vote of confidence

    Reuters . London | Updated at 03:12am on December 13, 2018

    British prime minister Theresa May won a confidence vote from her party on Wednesday but 117 of her lawmakers said she was no longer the...

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    Climate talks must be rescued from failure, warns UN chief

    Agence France-Presse . Katowice, Poland | Updated at 02:15am on December 13, 2018

    ‘Key political issues’ deadlocking UN climate talks ‘remain unresolved’, UN secretary general Antonio Guterres warned Wednesday after an unscheduled stop at the troubled negotiations in...

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    PM May pledges to quit before next UK election

    Reuters . London | Updated at 02:14am on December 13, 2018

    British prime minister Theresa May promised on Wednesday to step down before the next parliamentary election due in 2022, hoping to win over wavering lawmakers...

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    Small islands plead for action at UN climate talks

    Agence France-Presse . Katowice, Poland | Updated at 12:45am on December 13, 2018

    Ministers from nations imperilled by rising seas and temperatures on Tuesday called for drastic action at UN climate talks deadlocked over a refusal by big...

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    May defiant in face of leadership challenge over Brexit

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on December 13, 2018

    British prime minister Theresa May vowed to fight ‘with everything I’ve got’ an attempt on Wednesday by her own Conservative party to remove her from...

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    Three killed, 12 injured in Strasbourg Christmas market shooting

    Agence France-Presse . Strasbourg | Updated at 10:49am on December 12, 2018

    A gunman killed at least three people and wounded a dozen others at the famed Christmas market in the French city of Strasbourg on Tuesday...

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    May tours Europe in desperate bid to save Brexit deal

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 01:27am on December 12, 2018

    Embattled British prime minister Theresa May embarked on a tour of European capitals on Tuesday in a desperate bid to salvage her Brexit deal, a...

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    Climate policies put world on track for 3.3C warming

    Reuters . Katowice, Poland | Updated at 12:11am on December 12, 2018

    Average world temperatures are on course to far exceed the main goal set in the 2015 Paris Agreement on limiting global warming, a study showed...

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    'Yellow vests' denounce Macron speech as 'charade'

    Agence France-Presse . Le Boulou | Updated at 12:20pm on December 11, 2018

    Groups of ‘yellow vest’ protesters across France responded scathingly to the ‘crumbs’ offered by president Emmanuel Macron in a speech intended to defuse their revolt,...

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    May heads to Europe in bid to save Brexit deal under fire

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:05am on December 11, 2018

    British prime minister Theresa May will visit Germany's Angela Merkel Tuesday as she works to salvage her Brexit deal, the day after delaying a parliamentary...

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