LONDON/BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel
sought on Saturday to temper pressure from Paris, Brussels and her
own government to force Britain into negotiating a quick divorce
from the EU, despite warnings that hesitation will let populism
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Britain need not send a formal letter to
the European Union to trigger a two-year countdown to its exit from
the bloc, EU officials said, implying British Prime Minister David
Cameron could start the process when he speaks at a summit on
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A massive wildfire burning out of
control in the foothills of central California has left at least
150 homes in ruins and damaged another 75, officials said on
Saturday, warning that more residents may be forced to flee the
(Reuters) - West Virginia's three most devastated counties
and possibly others will receive federal assistance after the
state's worst flooding in more than a century killed at least 24
people, officials said on Saturday.
(Reuters) - Billionaire investor George Soros on Saturday
called for thorough reconstruction of the European Union in order
to save it, even though he warned that Britain's vote to leave the
bloc makes "disintegration of the EU practically irreversible."
ZURICH (Reuters) - Central banks are ready to cooperate to
support financial stability in the wake of Britain's vote to leave
the European Union, the Bank for International Settlements said on
ABERDEEN, Scotland (Reuters) - U.S. presidential candidate
Donald Trump played down market turmoil in the wake of Britain's
decision to leave the European Union on a visit to his Trump
International golf course in Aberdeen on Saturday.
(Reuters) - Former mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger's personal
possessions - including a pen holder designed to look like a rat
and a three-carat, heart-shaped diamond ring - fetched more than
$100,000 at an auction in Boston on Saturday.