Frank Langfitt

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Not Exactly A Bargain, But London's Luxury Property Falls After Brexit

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

One of the world's most notoriously expensive real estate markets – central London – is now a bargain after the Brexit vote. Assuming you've got at least $5 million to spend.


London Borough Raises Pints — And Legal Protections — To U.K.'s Fading Pubs

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Thousands of British pubs have closed in recent years. One London borough is trying to protect its pubs by requiring government approval if owners want to sell them for a different use.


Racial Remark In Air China Magazine Sparks Anger

Thursday, September 08, 2016

The inflight magazine for Air China warned visitors to London to take precaution in neighborhoods with a lot of Pakistanis, Indians and blacks. British politicians are calling the tip deeply racist.


Irish Cabinet Debates Whether To Accept Apple Tax Windfall

Friday, September 02, 2016

The European Union ruled earlier this week that Apple owes the Irish government $14.5 billion in back taxes. The Irish government is split on whether to accept the money.


How U.S. Businesses In Europe Are Already Planning For Brexit

Thursday, September 01, 2016

The U.K.'s vote to leave the European Union has forced businesses ranging from American automakers to financial services companies to ponder their investments in Europe.


European Commission: Apple Owes Ireland $14.5 Billion In Taxes

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

The ruling says Ireland gave the tech giant tax breaks that are illegal under European law. Ireland must recover that money, with interest, the commissioner says. Ireland and Apple say they'll appeal.


London's Nighttime Economy Expects A Boost From Expanded Subway Hours

Monday, August 22, 2016

The London underground has begun all-night service on Fridays and Saturdays. The city wants to attract creative talent — the kind of folks who want to work in a city that never sleeps.


Radical Cleric Anjem Choudary Convicted Of Inciting Support For ISIS

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

A United Kingdom court convicted radical preacher Anjem Choudary, accused of inviting support for ISIS. His followers reportedly included one of the men who beheaded a British soldier.


Britain's Prime Minister Must Guide EU Exit While Keeping U.K. Unified

Monday, August 15, 2016

British Prime Minister Theresa May faces an extraordinary dilemma: How to leave the European Union, while keeping access to the market and reducing immigration. Many wonder how she can pull it off.


Man Arrested After Deadly Knife Attack In London

Thursday, August 04, 2016

Police arrested a 19-year-old man on suspicion of murder after they say he stabbed an American woman to death and injured five other people in central London overnight.


What's Behind The Post-Brexit Market Rebound?

Monday, August 01, 2016

The United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union sent markets plunging around the world. Five weeks later, they've rebounded much faster than many people expected.


Britain's Vote To Leave EU Creates Uncertainty In Ireland

Monday, July 25, 2016

Britain's decision has repercussions for Ireland and the future of the border between the Irish Republic, an EU member state, and Northern Ireland, which is part of the United Kingdom.


Key Cabinet Members Chosen By Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May

Thursday, July 14, 2016

The Cabinet member who is best known in the U.S. is Boris Johnson, the former mayor of London, and a leader of the campaign to withdraw Britain from the European Union. He's the new foreign secretary.


Theresa May Becomes New British Prime Minister Amid Brexit Fallout

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Britain's New Prime Minister Theresa May has taken up residence at 10 Downing Street. She told reporters her government would work for everyone, not just the privileged few.


David Cameron To Step Down As British Prime Minister On Wednesday

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

As David Cameron prepares to leave office, political scientists say he will be judged — and probably harshly — for calling the referendum for the U.K. to leave the European Union.


Irish Economy Likely To Falter In Wake Of Brexit

Friday, July 08, 2016

The United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union is expected to hit the Irish economy hard. Ireland has a close trading relationship with the UK and relies heavily on British tourism.


Ripple Effects: Will The Brexit Vote Lead To The Breakup Of The U.K.?

Wednesday, July 06, 2016

Scotland voted strongly to stay in the European Union, while England and Wales led the successful campaign to exit. Now, some Scots want to rerun their 2014 referendum on independence from Britain.


Some Scots Push For Independence After Brexit Vote

Tuesday, July 05, 2016

The UK's decision to withdraw from the European Union has angered many Scots, who voted to remain. Scottish politicians and ordinary people are now talking about holding another independence referendum that would split the United Kingdom.


Pro-Brexit Campaigner Boris Johnson Drops Out Of Prime Minister Race

Thursday, June 30, 2016

The question of who will lead Britain into its post-European Union future just got thornier. The colorful Brexit supporter, Boris Johnson, a front-runner, pulled out of the race to succeed Prime Minister David Cameron.


U.K. Political Shocker: Boris Johnson Won't Seek To Lead Tories

Thursday, June 30, 2016

The ex-London mayor was thought to be a front-runner to be Britain's next prime minister. The surprise reveal comes after his successful effort to get enough U.K. voters to agree to leave the EU.