Most voters in Northern Ireland wanted the UK to remain in the European Union. But with Brexit now a reality, some are lining up to get passports from neighboring Ireland, which stays in the EU regardless of what the UK does.
Nigel Farage, the leader of the UK Independence Party, has announced his resignation from politics. Farage, who had campaigned for years for Britain to leave the European Union, Farage told reporters today that his "political ambition has been achieved."
European players make the English Premier League great. There are 332 players in the top two divisions in England and Scotland. But Brexit could change all that, threatening to make the league not so premier.
Brexit, the recent vote in Great Britain to leave the European Union, has roiled global financial markets, pushed the British pound to a 30-year low against the dollar and raised questions about how the UK and EU will now deal with the environment.
As the dust settles, post-Brexit vote, conflicting views remain of what it means to be British, and on what enhances and what threatens that identity. Host Mary Kay Magistad visited London, and chats with people on different sides of the issue, with takes on identity, immigration and borders that defy stereotypes.
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