UK lawmakers vote against no-deal Brexit, now aim for delay

LONDON (AP) — In a tentative first step toward ending months of political deadlock, British lawmakers voted on Wednesday to block the country from leaving the European Union (EU) without a divorce agreement, triggering an attempt to delay that departure, currently due to take place on March 29. Parliament is scheduled to decide whether to put the brakes on Brexit, a vote set up after lawmakers dealt yet another defeat to Prime Minister Theresa May amid a crisis over Britain’s departure from the EU. ” More details in Friday’s Borneo Bulletin