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The Latest: Trump says Britain has taken back independence

AYRSHIRE, Scotland – The Latest on Donald Trump’s visit to Scotland to see his remodeled golf resort (all times local):12:25 p.m.Donald Trump says the British people have “taken back their independence” with a vote to leave the European Union.Trump is talking to reporters in Scotland,…

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‘Independence Day’ co-stars Goldblum, Hemsworth are BFFs

LOS ANGELES – Liam Hemsworth and Jeff Goldblum apparently developed a bromance while making their new movie, “Independence Day: Resurgence.”Hemsworth says he loved Goldblum before they ever worked together and “I love him now.””I love you,” Goldblum told Hemsworth as they promoted the film in…

National News

Nalcor CEO to give Muskrat Falls update

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – The head of Newfoundland and Labrador’s Crown corporation Nalcor Energy is slated to give an update today on the troubled Muskrat Falls hydro project.Stan Marshall is expected to speak to the media in St. John’s at 10:45 a.m. local time following…

The Latest: French far-right leader lauds British vote

LONDON – The Latest on Britain’s historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):11 a.m.French far-right leader Marine Le Pen says pro-independence movements in the European Parliament will meet soon to plan their next move after the British vote to leave the European…

The Latest: Hungary says immigration decided British vote

LONDON – The Latest on Britain’s historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):9:50 a.m.Hungary’s prime minister says the issue of immigration and how the British “can keep their island” determined the vote on Britain leaving the European Union.Prime Minister Viktor Orban, who…

Britain votes to leave EU: Cameron to resign; markets rocked

LONDON – Britain voted to leave the European Union after a bitterly divisive referendum campaign, toppling the government Friday, sending global markets plunging and shattering the stability of a project in continental unity designed half a century ago to prevent World War III.The decision launches…

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Trump applauds decisions by British people to bolt EU

AYSHIRE, Scotland – Donald Trump is saluting the United Kingdom’s vote to leave the European Union, saying “they took back their country, it’s a great thing.”Trump arrived at his Turnberry golf course in Scotland a day after the so-called Brexit vote.He said “people are angry…

Clinton failed to hand over key email to State Department

WASHINGTON – Former Secretary Hillary Clinton failed to turn over a copy of a key message involving problems caused by her use of a private homebrew email server, the State Department confirmed Thursday. The disclosure makes it unclear what other work-related emails may have been…