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The Latest: UK PM: Some in EU trying to influence election

May 03, 2017 - Associated Press Financial Wire

BRUSSELS (AP) - The Latest on Britain's withdrawal from the European Union (all times local):

5 p.m.

Prime Minister Theresa May has hit back at reports that European Union officials consider Britain ill-prepared for Brexit talks, accusing EU officials of trying to influence the outcome of Britain's national election.

May says "there are some in Brussels who do not want these talks to succeed, who do not want Britain to prosper."

Speaking after meeting Queen Elizabeth II t...