The EU's trade commissioner told reporters the agreement is the biggest free trade deal the bloc has ever negotiated.
The two have agreed on the "divorce" bill, the rights of EU citizens in a post-Brexit U.K. and what to do about the border with Northern Ireland.
News outlets say allies are criticizing the U.S.' expected announcement on Jerusalem and threats to walk away from the Iran deal.
British Prime Minister Theresa May and EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker admitted they had some differences on a "couple of issues."
Merkel's attempt to forge a coalition government with Germany's smaller liberal parties failed over the weekend.
A London paper reports Russia-based Twitter accounts posted over 45,000 messages within 48 hours during last year's Brexit referendum.
Spanish officials said intelligence suggests that groups in Russia and Venezuela spread misinformation before and after Catalonia's referendum.
Twenty-three of the European Union's 28 members have signed on to be a part of the pact.
The five former officials had fled to Belgium and face rebellion charges in Spain.
The country's faced U.N. sanctions since 2006, and it's unclear if the latest measures will slow down its nuclear program.
Negotiations are taking longer than expected between the U.K. and the European Union.
France's minister of European affairs said Monday if Catalonia declares independence, France won't recognize it as a state.