It's painful for lovers, companies and countries. The UK is in the throes of Brexit. A German giant wants to split in two. Retirement can also be wrenching (or liberating). Reconciliation is tough too – just consider Germany since reunification.
The EU's preferred option is for Britain to stay. Failing that, Brussels would like the UK to remain as close as possible. For now, though, Europe's leaders just want some clarity on what the British government wants.
The agency will move into temporary offices while its new headquarters are being built. It is the second EU agency to leave Britain as a result of the UK's pending divorce from the bloc.
UK Prime Minister Theresa May embarked on a whistle-stop tour of Europe, after postponing a parliamentary vote on the Brexit deal. May had been faced with the possibility of a crushing defeat on the bill.
Poor productivity, low investment levels and rising wealth inequality: One leading British think tank is offering £150,000 in prize money for radical ideas to address the UK's "toxic cocktail" of economic problems.
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