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European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker welcomes Nigel Farage, the leader of the United Kingdom Independence Party, prior to a plenary session at the European Parliament on the outcome of the "Brexit" in Brussels, Belgium. REUTERS/Eric Vidal

Website Boasts Nigel Farage’s Hilarious Leaked ‘Plan’ For Leaving The EU

One website claims to have gotten ahold of Nigel Farage’s plan to make everything right again in Britain. It’s a bit hard to read, though. See if you can figure it out.

July 1, 2016
United States one dollar bills are seen on a light table at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing in Washington November 14, 2014. REUTERS/Gary Cameron/File Photo

Surprise Brexit Vote Unleashes Scramble For Dollars

Britain’s historic vote to leave the European Union sparked traders on Friday to scramble for dollars in an effort to buy U.S. bonds and to exit dollar-based bets based on U.K. voters favoring to stay in the bloc.

June 24, 2016

Greek Leftists Put On Brave Face As Poll Shows Conservatives Pulling Ahead

The poll showed Syriza set to win 25 percent of votes, just behind New Democracy on 25.3 percent. More than one in 10 voters remained undecided, meaning the final outcome is far from certain.

September 3, 2015

Greek Judge Appointed Caretaker PM Up To Elections

Vassiliki Thanou, an anti-austerity advocate who has argued against wage cuts for judges and court officials, will be sworn in as the country’s first female prime minister.

August 27, 2015

Greek President Expected To Formally Call Election On Friday

Syriza says it is aiming for an outright majority, although the strength of its support is unclear due to a lack of surveys by leading pollsters in the past month.

August 26, 2015

Greece, Lenders Clinch Bailout Deal After Marathon Talks

“Finally, we have white smoke,” a finance ministry official said.

August 11, 2015

Greece Upbeat About Bailout Deal, Sees One Within Two Weeks

A government spokeswoman said drafting of the bailout accord, which requires approval from Greece’s fractious parliament, would start on Wednesday.

August 4, 2015

Pressed By Left, Greece’s Tsipras Vows ‘Thus Far And No Further’

Tsipras faces a tough Syriza central committee session on Thursday with many activists angered by his acceptance of bailout terms more stringent than those voters rejected in a July 5 referendum.

July 29, 2015

Greek PM Urges Greece To Vote ‘No’ As Support Slips Away

Many Greeks fear EU leaders’ warnings that a “no” vote could mean Greece’s exit from the euro — a Grexit.

July 3, 2015

Euro Hits Nine-Year Low, European Stocks Slump

Political instability and falling oil prices have left European markets jittery.

January 5, 2015
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Louisiana Congressman Calls Speaking To White Supremacist Group A ‘Mistake’

Is anyone buying Steve Scalise’s mea culpa?

December 30, 2014