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  • EDINBURGH June 28- First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will meet European Parliament chiefs in Brussels on Wednesday as she launches a drive to negotiate a way for Scotland to remain in the European Union, she said on Tuesday. Scotland, a nation of five million people, voted to stay in the EU by 62 to 38 percent in last week's referendum, putting it at odds with the United...

  • LONDON, June 28- Britain's Work and Pensions Secretary Stephen Crabb has declared he will stand as a candidate to replace Prime Minister David Cameron as leader of the Conservative Party, the Politico website said on Tuesday. Cameron said he would resign last Friday after Britons ignored his pleas to stay in the EU in last week's referendum.

  • UK WORK AND PENSIONS SECRETARY STEPHEN CRABB SAYS HE WILL STAND TO REPLACE DAVID CAMERON AS LEADER OF CONSERVATIVE PARTY-POLITICO WEBSITE.

  • EDINBURGH, June 28- Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will meet EU leaders in Brussels on Wednesday to discuss possible ways for Scotland to remain in the bloc after the United Kingdom as a whole voted to leave, she told the Scottish parliament on Tuesday. Sturgeon said she would meet European Parliament President Martin Schulz and planned to set out...

  • A 'vote remain' supporter walks past a 'vote leave' supporter outside Downing Street, London.

    A controversial politician in the U.K.’s ruling Conservative Party has become the first senior government figure to hint at a second EU referendum vote.

  • British pound gets some relief

    CNBC's Sara Eisen reports on currencies and the battle for the next U.K. prime minister.

  • *Europe presses Britain to trigger exit to end uncertainty. *Merkel says Britain cannot cherry-pick on EU ties. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, June 28- European leaders told Britain on Tuesday to act quickly to resolve the political and economic chaos unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union, a move the IMF said could put pressure on global growth.

  • Cameron: UK must not turn its back on Europe

    CNBC'S Wilfred Frost reports the UK's David Cameron arrived in Brussels where he said he wanted the exit to be as constructive as possible.

  • Bargain hunting trumped still widespread uncertainty over Britain's vote to leave the European Union, as the bloc's leaders, including soon-to-be-ex UK Prime Minister David Cameron, held their first post-vote meeting in Brussels. Wall Street shares were expected to bounce 1 percent when the market reopens, as European shares clawed back 2.4 percentage...

  • *Europe presses Britain to trigger exit to end uncertainty. *Merkel says Britain cannot cherry-pick on EU ties. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, June 28- Britain faced angry calls from other European leaders to act quickly to resolve the political and economic chaos unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union which the IMF said could put pressure on global growth.

  • *Europe presses Britain to trigger exit to end uncertainty. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, June 28- Britain faced angry calls from other European leaders to act quickly to resolve the political and economic chaos unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union which the IMF said could put pressure on global growth. European countries are particularly worried about the...

  • LONDON, June 28- The sharp fall in sterling since Britain voted to leave the European Union will make its economy more competitive, media owner Rupert Murdoch said on Tuesday at a conference hosted by one of his newspapers, The Times. Ed Conway, economics editor at Sky News and a columnist at the Times, said on Twitter that Murdoch also blamed sharp falls in share...

  • Battle begins for next UK PM

    The race for the next prime minister is heating up, reports CNBC's Sara Eisen.

  • British Prime Minister David Cameron reacts as he departs 10 Downing Street enroute to the Houses of Parliament in central London on June 27, 2016.

    CNBC'S Wilfred Frost reports the latest details from Brussels where EU leaders are meeting to discuss how to move forward after Brexit.

  • UK's Cameron to attend Brussels summit

    European Union leaders are expected to pressure Britain to trigger article 50, the formal process for withdrawal from the bloc.

  • Will Brexit prompt Frexit?

    Tara Palmeri, Politico, provides a preview of likely topics to be discussed at today's gathering of European leaders in Brussels, including trade deals between EU members and the UK. Also Palmeri weighs in on a possible push by French conservative to stage an exit of their own.

  • LONDON, June 28- Britain will need to raise taxes and cut spending later this year to stabilise the public finances after last week's shock vote to leave the European Union, finance minister George Osborne said on Tuesday. Osborne said Britain would be poorer due to the public's decision to leave the EU, which he had campaigned against, and that the country now...

  • LONDON, June 28- World stocks rose for the first time in three days and sterling and the euro climbed on Tuesday, as investors made a rush for Brexit-bashed assets hammered by some of the biggest falls since the 2008 collapse of Lehman Brothers. Bargain hunting trumped still widespread uncertainty over Britain's vote to leave the European Union, as the bloc's...

  • *Japan govt considering stimulus after Brexit vote turmoil. TOKYO, June 28- Japan is likely to include assistance for small businesses in an economic stimulus package it will compile after Britain's shock vote to leave the European Union, Economy Minister Nobuteru Ishihara said on Tuesday. "There are concerns about lessening the impact of the British...

  • LONDON/ FRANKFURT, June 27- The City of London is in talks with government officials as it seeks support for a Norway-style deal giving financial groups continued access to Europe after Britain's exit from the European Union. The push underscores scepticism that the status quo on trade with Europe can be held at little or no cost, a pledge made by some who...