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Meat and cod pie may suffer from a ‘hard Brexit’

International | British farmers could lose their valuable trade agreements with Europe
by Mindy Belz
Posted 3/13/19, 03:55 pm

BRITAIN: Following Tuesday’s defeat in Parliament of Prime Minister Theresa May’s plan to exit the European Union, on an unequivocal 391-242 vote, lawmakers voted Wednesday not to leave the EU without a formal agreement and will vote Thursday on whether to seek a delay, meaning a no-deal Brexit remains a distinct possibility.

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FAA backs Boeing jet after Ethiopia crash

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 3/13/19, 11:29 am

Ethiopia will send the in-flight data recorder from Sunday’s deadly plane crash to an unidentified European country for analysis, an Ethiopian Airlines spokesman said Wednesday. Meanwhile, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) faces increasing criticism as the United States remains one of the few countries that hasn’t grounded the Boeing 737 Max 8, the plane that went down just minutes after takeoff from Addis Ababa, killing all 157 people on board.

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Airlines, nations ground Boeing jet after deadly crash

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 3/12/19, 11:07 am

Airlines and nations around the world are grounding a new Boeing jet, as officials and experts investigate the cause of a crash Sunday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, that killed all 157 people on board. The Boeing 737 Max 8 owned by Ethiopian Airlines went down in clear weather six minutes after taking off for Nairobi.

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