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Source: The Guradian

Theresa May cuts a lonely figure as crucial Brexit vote looms

Today 21:49 GMT

What is certain, however, is that there will be an intense period of manoeuvring between now and Tuesday in the run-up to the cliff-edge vote.

An amendment on giving MPs a vote if the UK wanted to enter the backstop early failed because hostile Tories want the backstop removed entirely. An idea that May could dash to Brussels early next week to provoke a confrontation with the European Union was being downplayed by No 10 on Sunday morning because it was not obvious what it would achieve.

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Source: Fox News

Fast food is getting pricier despite dollar menu deals, study says

Friday 16:22 GMT

You’re not going crazy if you think your go-to coffee dollar menu order seems more expensive than it used to be, as a new study suggests that America’s biggest fast-food chains are indeed hiking prices.

As health-conscious millennials, too, increasingly opt to splurge on fancier meals or cook at home, major fast-food chains are hustling to promote too-good-to-be-true, budget-savvy deals, like McDonald’s $1 sandwiches or Burger King’s 10-piece nuggets for a dollar, Today reports — though how effective they are for the companies' bottom lines remains to be determined.

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