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What Does Brexit Mean For The U.S.-U.K. 'Special' Relationship?

Secretary of State John Kerry reiterated in London on Monday that the U.S. could not find "a better friend and ally" than the U.K. But the relationship is bound to change.
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No Motor(ized) Bikes: Tour De France Unveils New Plan To Catch Cheats

"This problem is worse than doping," French Secretary of State for Sports Thierry Braillard tells a newspaper.
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British Politics Remain In Upheaval After Brexit Vote

In Britain, there's chaos in both political parties, talk of regret and a re-do and markets are still roiling. NPR catches up on the latest consequences of last week's vote by the United Kingdom to leave the European Union.
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Brexit Fallout: Anxious Immigrants, Backtracking Politicians

The Brexit vote could complicate the lives of European Union citizens working in the United Kingdom. And politicians who supported the Brexit now seem to be backsliding on anti-immigrant pledges.
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Germany Looks For New Partners In Wake Of Brexit Vote

Chancellor Angela Merkel hosted her French and Italian counterparts Monday, to plot the European Union's moves after Brexit. Germany, though the key player, is wary of coming across too strong.
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Polish Community In Britain Targeted After Brexit Vote

NPR's Robert Siegel talks with Jakub Krupa about how Brexit will affect Poles working in the United Kingdom. Krupa is a journalist and social activist working with the Polish community in Britain.
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'This Is Going To Be Bad': Economist Reacts To Brexit Vote

In the campaign leading up to the Brexit vote, economist Tim Harford played the role of independent fact checker. Now that it has passed, he's letting out some strong feelings.
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Iraqi Forces Defeat Islamic State In Fallujah

NPR's Kelly McEvers speaks with Loveday Morris, Baghdad bureau chief for the Washington Post, about the latest on the offensive by Iraqi forces in Fallujah.
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Soccer Shocker: Lionel Messi Says He's Retiring From Argentina's National Team

But fans hope Messi will rethink his declaration of "I think it's over" once the wave of postgame frustration at Argentina's 4-2 loss to Chile in Sunday's Copa America final has passed.
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Girl Talk: What Teens Want Michelle Obama To Know About Liberia

Some of them have never heard of her. But most of them want her to know: Make sure more Liberian girls can stay in school!

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