Johnson hails ‘new beginning’ as UK counts down to Brexit

LONDON — Britons counted down the hours Friday to their country’s departure from the European Union — some joyous, some sad, many just hopeful the divorce would mark the end of an anguished chapter in their country’s history. The U.K. officially departs the EU at 11 p.m. local time, midnight in Brussels (2300 GMT, 6 […]