Sunday Times Issues UK's 2019 Rich List

The Sunday Times released it 2019 Rich List, with Ed Sheeran ranked 17th after he doubled his wealth to rise above Adele who is still the richest female recording artist at the 22nd place. The full Rich List is set to be published in a special edition of The Sunday Times Magazine on 12 May.

UK Lawmakers Reject Brexit Deal for Third Time

British MPs on Friday rejected Prime Minister Theresa May's EU divorce deal for a third time, opening the way for a long delay to Brexit -- or a chaotic "no deal" withdrawal in two weeks. The pound slipped as lawmakers defied May's plea to end the deadlock that has plunged Britain into a deep political crisis, defeating her withdrawal agreement by 344 votes to 286.