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Trump created a storm over Kim Darroch. Boris Johnson will bring a hurricane | Simon Jenkins

With the forces of no deal whirling faster, Johnson is banking on the idea that a dramatic shock could be Britain’s salvationImagine chaos. Dream disruption. Think of a hundred Kim Darrochs ...

Trump created a storm over Kim Darroch. Boris Johnson will bring a hurricane | Simon Jenkins

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I used to think Boris Johnson could get a Brexit deal. Not after last week | Simon Jenkins Under the spell of Dominic Cummings, he offers only robotic slogans. Now, like his predecessor, he may fail to leave the EUI cannot recall a more critical week in British politics. It will decide whether parliament, the law and public opinion can hol...
2019-09-29 20:30

Boris Johnson may be an incompetent liar, but charm is his secret weapon | Simon Jenkins His record as London mayor is farcical. Yet disillusioned Labour voters are as mesmerised by him as punch-drunk ToriesCharm is politics’ deadliest weapon. It is not charisma, the authority to lead through an electrifying presence. It is a subtler, mo...
2019-06-14 04:45

Hunt and Johnson are wildly different, but it’s the latter who can deliver Brexit | Simon Jenkins The former foreign secretary would roar, skid, veer and cheat, but would be more likely to carry Brexiters with himNow there are two. The choice of Britain’s next prime minister devolves to the Tory faithful – to many Britons a disconcerting prospect...
2019-06-20 23:30

Tory MPs condemn Boris Johnson over Kim Darroch resignation Frontrunner to become PM accused of lack of leadership and called on to apologiseBoris Johnson has been heavily criticised by fellow Tory MPs over his role in Sir Kim Darroch’s decision to resign as the UK ambassador to Washington, with one backbench...
2019-07-11 15:45

Boris Johnson calls Kim Darroch a 'superb diplomat' – video Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to become prime minister, has called Kim Darroch a 'superb diplomat' after the UK ambassador to the US resigned in a furore over leaked memos. Darroch quit after Donald Trump labelled him 'stupid' and 'wacky' following ...
2019-07-10 19:45

Boris Johnson criticised over Kim Darroch: 'The most craven and despicable act of cowardice' – video MPs have weighed in against Tory leadership hopeful Boris Johnson over his refusal to publicly back Sir Kim Darroch after he was pilloried by Donald Trump. The UK ambassador to Washington resigned on Wednesday. The shadow Foreign Office minister Liz ...
2019-07-11 19:45

Kim Darroch: Boris Johnson joins defence of press over cables publication Fellow Tory Michael Fallon had suggested journalists should be subject to Official Secrets ActBoris Johnson has come out in defence of the right of the press to publish leaked diplomatic dispatches sent by the former British ambassador to the US Sir ...
2019-07-13 16:30

Outgoing UK Ambassador Kim Darroch tells staff Boris Johnson will appoint his successor Lame-duck British Prime Minister Theresa May will not race to appoint a new ambassador to the United States, outgoing envoy Kim Darroch revealed in a private staff meeting....
2019-07-13 11:15

"Sort Out Mess You Created": Heckler Yells At Boris Johnson Boris Johnson was heckled by a protester as he made a speech in northern England on Friday, with a man demanding to know why the British prime minister wasn't in parliament fixing the mess he had......
2019-09-13 23:00

The EU election changes nothing. May’s deal is still the only way forward | Simon Jenkins Forget these empty election results. There is only one solution to the Brexit challenge facing a new Tory prime ministerThe European elections were meaningless. They can be read any way we want. Brexit won, but with a third of the vote, against anti-...
2019-05-27 12:45

Tropical Storm Humberto forecast to become hurricane, bring dangerous rip currents as it may impact Bermuda The eighth-named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season is gathering strength Sunday, bringing gusting winds through portions of the devastated northwestern Bahamas as it prepares to turn away from the Southeast coast....
2019-09-15 21:30

Reviving Theresa May’s deal is the only way out of the Brexit nightmare | Simon Jenkins Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn should steer this crisis to resolution and leave decisions about soft or hard Brexit for laterSo what now? Boris Johnson’s tactic of leaving Brexit to the last minute and then serving up a dog’s breakfast seems unlikel...
2019-10-03 20:45

Without true friends or allies, Theresa May’s downfall was inevitable | Simon Jenkins The prime minister’s failure to embrace pragmatism sealed her fate. Her successor will have to deploy very different skillsAll political careers end in failure. Not all end in a punishment beating. The apparently imminent departure of Theresa May as ...
2019-05-23 20:45

Philip Hammond signals he could vote to bring down Boris Johnson Chancellor refuses to rule out supporting no-confidence motion to stop no-deal BrexitPhilip Hammond has suggested he is prepared to vote to bring down a Boris Johnson government should the likely new prime minister push for a no-deal Brexit.In an out...
2019-07-19 14:15

The London arms fair is an inexcusable disgrace – it’s a stain on the nation | Simon Jenkins British-made weapons fuel violence around the world – much of it perpetrated by repressive regimes. It must stopThis week’s London arms market – decorously called a “fair” – is a national disgrace and the protesters currently calling attention to it ...
2019-09-10 04:00

Meet Team Boris: the strategists and advisers Johnson is planning to bring into Number 10 Boris Johnson has persuaded his right-hand man from City Hall days to stay with him as chief of staff in charge of a new administration at 10 Downing Street....
2019-07-23 15:30

Boris Johnson to fly back into Brexit storm as Parliament reopens after his shutdown ruled unlawful Boris Johnson is set to fly back into a political storm as Parliament today reopens after the bombshell Supreme Court ruling that his five-week shutdown was unlawful....
2019-09-25 10:00

The Iran crisis was created in Washington. The US must be talked down | Simon Tisdall President Trump claims he doesn’t want conflict, but his actions could accidentally trigger another Middle East warIn Washington, at times of stress, international crises play out in black and white. As in a flickering newsreel from a former age, com...
2019-06-19 02:01

| Hurricane Dorian kills 7 | Rebel MPs beat Boris Johnson Brexit plan: WATCH the top world news videos for today At least 7 killed in Bahamas by Hurricane Dorian says PM | Opponents of 'no-deal' Brexit vote to defeat Johnson; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
2019-09-04 08:45

Johnson under fire as Kim Darroch quits as UK ambassador to US One minister accuses Tory leadership favourite of throwing envoy ‘under the bus’Latest politics news – live updatesKim Darroch: urbane diplomat who knew how to throw a partySir Kim Darroch, the UK ambassador to Washington who has been at the centre o...
2019-07-10 19:45

Hurricane Dorian will be 'very big' storm, Trump says, as Floridians prepare for potential Category 4 A strengthening Hurricane Dorian is churning over the warm, open waters of the Atlantic on Thursday as forecasts show the storm becoming more dangerous in its path to Florida's east coast — a track that's prompted President Trump to warn Dorian "will...
2019-08-29 20:30

Hurricane Dorian will be 'very big' storm, Trump says, as Floridians prepare for potential Category 3 A strengthening Hurricane Dorian is churning out over warm, open waters of the Atlantic on Thursday as forecasts show the storm becoming more dangerous as it takes aim at Florida's east coast over Labor Day weekend and President Trump warned the Dori...
2019-08-29 16:45

Tropical Storm Dorian is expected to turn into a hurricane this week. Here's where the storm is heading. NOAA Tropical Storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to strengthen to a Category 1 hurricane this week. A watch has been issued for Barbados, and Dorian is expected to bring rain and storm surges to Puerto Rico and Lesser Antilles. It's forecasted...
2019-08-26 20:00

Tropical Storm Gabrielle becomes 7th named storm of Atlantic hurricane season The tropical storm formed Wednesday in the far east Atlantic, about 680 miles from the Cabo Verde Islands, about 1,100 miles off the west African coast....
2019-09-04 17:15

Hurricane Lorenzo strengthens to 'beastly' Category 4 storm, Tropical Storm Karen forecast to weaken The fifth hurricane of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season roared in the open ocean on Thursday, strengthening into a Category 4 storm as another tropical system closer to the U.S. is forecast to weaken by the weekend....
2019-09-27 14:15

UK PM frontrunner Johnson calls ambassador Darroch a superb diplomat Kim Darroch is a superb diplomat and public servants should not be dragged into the political agenda, Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to become prime minister, said on Wednesday after Britain's ambassador to the United States resigned in a furore over...
2019-07-10 14:30

New storm hits hurricane-ravaged Bahamas, could become tropical storm A new storm brought rain and wind to the hurricane ravaged Bahamas early Friday, with the Miami-based National Hurricane Center (NHC) warning it could turn into a tropical storm....
2019-09-13 09:45

Tropical Storm Barry: Hurricane strength likely when storm hits land; Mississippi River surge downgraded Tropical Storm Barry is expected to reach hurricane strength before it makes landfall early Saturday morning, according to the National Weather Service....
2019-07-13 10:15

Trump claims Boris Johnson popular in UK because he's seen as 'Britain's Trump' - live news The day’s political developments as they happen, including Tory leadership and Theresa May’s final cabinet meeting as PMBoris Johnson elected new Tory leaderTory leadership election: the full resultsFull text of Johnson’s victory speechJohnson’s vict...
2019-07-23 21:15

A Thick Black Line on a Hurricane Map Lands Trump and Sharpie’s Maker in a Different Kind of Storm The president’s suspected use of a Sharpie to alter a hurricane map caused a social media storm and unexpected publicity for a staple of American homes and offices....
2019-09-06 04:15

Hurricane Dorian: Donald Trump refuses to retract wrong claims storm would hit Alabama Donald Trump has wrongly warned three times that Hurricane Dorian would hit Alabama, despite forecasters and the National Weather Service refuting his claims....
2019-09-04 11:45

Tropical Storm Barry: Thousands without power, rescues underway as storm strengthens to 'edge of hurricane status' before landfall Tropical Storm Barry will bring a deluge of rain - up to 20 inches of water - to Louisiana when it makes landfall early Saturday morning and forecasters warn that it could strengthen to a hurricane in the warmer Gulf waters....
2019-07-13 16:45

Dark Phoenix's Simon Kinberg Took Inspiration From Nolan's Batman to Bring the X-Men Down to Earth There’s an unsteady, chaotic energy coursing through much of Simon Kinberg’s Dark Phoenix. It almost feels like an extension of the existential crisis its titular hero finds herself in as she becomes the most powerful mutant to ever walk the Earth. T...
2019-06-12 10:00

Boris Johnson Needs Help From Trump, but Not Too Much As he undertakes his first foreign trip, Mr. Johnson needs American support for Brexit. But he also needs help from Berlin and Paris, where the president is regarded with suspicion....
2019-08-22 02:15

Boris Johnson needs Trump in order to succeed Entering No. 10 Downing Street as prime minister on Wednesday, Boris Johnson will finally attain his lifelong ambition. But he faces many challenges — challenges that President Trump can help him overcome....
2019-07-24 04:30

"Takes A Man Like Boris Johnson To Get Brexit Done," Says Trump US President Donald Trump threw his weight Tuesday behind Boris Johnson's plan to exit the European Union as the British leader suffered a major setback in court....
2019-09-25 00:00

Is Boris Johnson really Britain's Trump? | Cas Mudde Both are loudmouthed man-children, whose professional success is a combination of immense privilege, unscrupulous opportunism and relentless self-promotionThe United Kingdom has a new prime minister, again, roughly three years after Theresa May took ...
2019-07-24 15:30

Trump or Europe — Boris Johnson's G-7 balancing act Hot on the heels of his chastening experiences in Berlin and Paris, Boris Johnson will get a further taste of the new realities facing the UK when he makes his debut at the G-7 summit in the French resort of Biarritz....
2019-08-23 00:30

Trump says Boris Johnson would do a ‘very good job’ as British PM Donald Trump today throws his weight behind Boris Johnson to be Britain’s next PM — and reveals other Tory leadership hopefuls have also begged for his backing. The US President spoke glowingly of the ex-Foreign Secretary in a world exclusive intervi...
2019-06-01 14:01

'You bet': Boris Johnson vows to talk Trump down from trade war at G-7 Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Boris Johnson told reporters on Saturday that he intends to tell President Trump to deescalate his trade war with China during a planned Sunday meeting....
2019-08-25 19:00

Hillary Clinton: Boris Johnson, Trump are both ‘blowhards’ Hillary Clinton has ripped British Prime Minister Boris Johnson as a “grandstander” and “blowhard” who’s “very full of himself,” according to a report. She compared the British Prime Minister to President Tru...
2019-10-12 20:30

| WATCH | Donald Trump says he likes Boris Johnson Comments from earlier in July of US President Donald Trump saying he likes new Conservative Party Leader Boris Johnson. The President made the remarks on July 19....
2019-07-23 18:30

Trump Could Negotiate "Better" Iran Deal, Says UK's Boris Johnson British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday US President Donald Trump could negotiate a nuclear deal with Iran "better" than what Tehran and world powers agreed to in 2015....
2019-09-24 04:00

| WATCH: Is Boris Johnson Britain's Donald Trump? Donald Trump backed Boris Johnson to be the UK's next prime minister, which looks very likely to happen. With their shock of blond hair and populist politics, the two men are often likened. So is this the start of a very "special relationship"?...
2019-07-19 22:30

Donald Trump Says Boris Johnson Would Do "Great Job" As British PM US President Donald Trump said Friday that Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to be Britain's next prime minister, would do a "great job" in the post after the pair had a telephone conversation....
2019-07-20 02:45

Donald Trump offers his backing to Boris Johnson to become PM US president says Conservative party leadership frontrunner will ‘straighten out’ BrexitDonald Trump has offered his backing to Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to become the UK’s prime minister next week, saying he will succeed in pushing through Brex...
2019-07-19 22:30

Trump says Boris Johnson would be 'very good' as next UK prime minister U.S. President Donald Trump threw his weight behind Boris Johnson's campaign to be Britain's next prime minister and urged all candidates to pledge to boost defense spending, in a striking intervention ahead of his state visit next week....
2019-06-01 04:15

Boris Johnson To "Straighten Out" Theresa May's Brexit "Bad Job": Trump U.S. President Trump said on Friday he was looking forward to working with Boris Johnson, the front-runner to be Britain's next prime minister, and believes Johnson will work out Brexit....
2019-07-20 02:45

Trump Says Leading Brexiteer Boris Johnson Would Be An "Excellent" PM U.S. President Donald Trump threw his weight behind Boris Johnson's campaign to be Britain's next prime minister and urged all candidates to pledge boost defence spending, in a striking intervention......
2019-06-01 15:45

Trump administration wants to show Boris Johnson that US does chicken right WASHINGTON — The Trump administration hatched a plan to combat bad headlines about US food practices, including infamous “chlorinated chickens,” by taking “influential” British journalists on tours of American farmland. The US Embassy in London...
2019-09-07 06:15

Donald Trump and Boris Johnson to hold talks during G7 summit Boris Johnson is heading to his first international summit as prime minister - and meetings with Donald Trump, the EU and other world leaders on the agenda....
2019-08-24 05:45

Boris Johnson: Donald Trump's tweets could perhaps be more diplomatic – video The Tory leadership hopeful has said the US president ‘could perhaps be more diplomatic’ in his tweets after Trump used the social media platform to brand Theresa May’s handling of Brexit ‘a mess’. Johnson also expressed regret over the resignation o...
2019-07-11 22:15

Trump says Boris Johnson would fix Brexit as Britain’s prime minister President Trump on Friday lavished praise on Boris Johnson, the leading contender to replace Theresa May as Britain’s prime minister. “I like him. I like Boris Johnson. I spoke to him yesterday. I think he’s going to do a great job. I think we’re goi...
2019-07-19 21:00

UK PM candidate Boris Johnson turns down chance to meet Trump: ITV U.S. President Donald Trump had a 20 minute phone call with Boris Johnson on Tuesday but the favorite to replace Theresa May as British prime minister declined a face-to-face meeting due to a prior commitment, ITV's political editor said....
2019-06-04 15:30

Boris Johnson calls for new Iran nuclear deal, says Trump is the 'one guy' to get it done In an interview with "NBC Nightly News" anchor Lester Holt, the Conservative prime minister praised President Donald Trump's negotiating skills....
2019-09-24 02:00

Trevor Noah on Trump and Boris Johnson: 'Failed clones of each other' Late-night comics focused on Trump’s antics surrounding his visit to London and his ongoing beef with Sadiq KhanLate-night hosts discussed Donald Trump’s visit to the UK and his ongoing war with the mayor of London, Sadiq Khan. Continue reading......
2019-06-04 20:15

Boris Johnson calls Trump's tweets 'totally unacceptable' Boris Johnson, the Conservative Party leadership hopeful who is widely expected to become Britain's Prime Minister next week, has described US President Donald Trump's racist tweets attacking four congresswoman as "totally unacceptable."...
2019-07-17 06:15

‘Stupefying ignorance’: What Boris Johnson said about Trump when he wasn’t being so diplomatic The incoming British prime minister's 2016 criticism of President Trump was even more pitched than that of many Republicans who have come around to supporting the president....
2019-07-23 21:15

'Different kind of guy': Trump sees kindred spirit in Boris Johnson They have signature strawberry blonde hair styles. They like to throw rhetorical bombs with little regard for the political consequences. And they both have a celebrity style that generates headlines....
2019-07-23 21:45

Trump talks up Boris Johnson as next British prime minister WASHINGTON – President Trump talked up Boris Johnson to succeed Theresa May as the next prime minister of Britain. “I actually have studied it very hard. I know the different players,” Trump said in an interview with The Sun. “But I think Boris...
2019-06-01 04:15

Boris Johnson's Big Tech tax risks souring his friendship with Trump When France imposed a new digital services tax on Silicon Valley’s biggest companies, President Trump responded in kind, threatening a tariff on the country's wines....
2019-08-01 15:15

'They call him Britain's Trump': US president on Boris Johnson - video Donald Trump praises Britain's incoming prime minister on Tuesday, saying that he is a 'good man' who 'will get [Brexit] done'. The US president also says Johnson is known as 'Britain's Trump': 'They like me over there. That's what they wanted. That'...
2019-07-23 21:15

US President Trump backs Boris Johnson as next British prime minister US President Trump has said former British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson would be an "excellent" choice as the next prime minister of the UK. He also suggested that the American wife of Prince Harry was "nasty."...
2019-06-01 13:30

Boris Johnson Urges Trump To Remove "Considerable Barriers" For UK Trade British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday urged US President Donald Trump to remove the "considerable barriers" for UK companies seeking to export to the American market, saying they risked......
2019-08-25 09:00

As Theresa May steps down, pro-Trump Brexiteer Boris Johnson is favorite to succeed her With Prime Minister Theresa May’s announcement Friday that she is stepping down from 10 Downing Street, the race to succeed her is heating up -- and the boisterous, pro-Trump former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is the bookmaker's favorite....
2019-05-25 20:30

Boris Johnson calls for 'Trump deal' to fix Iran nuclear standoff PM says president could come up with better pact, in apparent shift from European positionBoris Johnson has sided with Donald Trump in calling the 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran a “bad deal”, while praising the US president as a “very brilliant neg...
2019-09-24 06:30

Boris Johnson Finds His Party Loyalists Aren’t as Loyal as Trump’s However distasteful Republicans may find President Trump, they largely back his agenda. In Britain, rebels in the Conservative Party have staged a dramatic insurrection....
2019-09-08 08:30

Trump praises Boris Johnson, but insists Theresa May could have cut Brexit deal President Trump on Monday praised ex-UK Prime Minister Theresa May — but also repeated his contention that if she had only taken his advice, she would have been able to cut a Brexit deal with the EU. “Theresa was unable to do the deal. I gave her my ...
2019-08-26 23:00

Trump backs Boris Johnson; calls Duchess of Sussex 'nasty' US president backs Tory in leadership run and reacts to criticism by duchessDonald Trump has backed Boris Johnson to be the next prime minister, in an interview with the Sun in which he also called Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, “nasty”.The president...
2019-06-01 08:45

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson "Will Be Great", Says Donald Trump US President Donald Trump on Tuesday heralded the selection of Boris Johnson as the new leader of Britain's governing Conservative Party and the United Kingdom's next prime minister, in a possible......
2019-07-23 23:30

Boris Johnson's rivals accuse him of taking UK ‘into the arms of Donald Trump’ A day after U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced his plan to suspend Parliament until just before Britain is to depart from the European Union, furious anti-Brexiteers are rallying the opposition and warning that the new prime minister intends...
2019-08-30 01:00

President Trump Backs Boris Johnson in U.K. Leadership Race Before State Visit Donald Trump weighed into Britain’s domestic political turmoil by backing the pro-Brexit Boris Johnson to succeed Theresa May as prime minister, in a breach of convention on the eve of the president’s state visit to the U.K. Trump insiste...
2019-06-01 20:45

Trump calls Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage 'very good guys' - video Donald Trump praised the politicians on Thursday, saying they were 'two very good guys, very interesting people'. Speaking to reporters as he left the White House, the US president said he wasn't sure he would endorse either candidate to be the new U...
2019-05-30 20:15

Trump-backed Boris Johnson cruises through first round of vote to succeed Theresa May Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Thursday cruised through the first round of voting in the race to succeed Theresa May as Conservative Party leader and as prime minister -- gaining significantly more votes than his rivals. Former Foreign Sec...
2019-06-13 16:45

Donald Trump, Boris Johnson Offer Help As Fires Scorching Amazon Grow Hundreds of new fires are raging in the Amazon rainforest in Brazil, official data showed Saturday, as thousands of troops were made available to help fight the worst blazes in years following a......
2019-08-25 17:00

No-deal Brexit warnings multiply as Trump praises PM candidate Boris Johnson Britain's finance minister on Thursday warned those in his party vying for Prime Minister Theresa May's job that a no-deal Brexit would endanger the economy, as frontrunner Boris Johnson earned praise from U.S. President Donald Trump....
2019-05-30 18:01

To defeat Boris Johnson, learn the lessons of Donald Trump | Jonathan Freedland Britons must not repeat the mistakes that have dogged opposition to the US presidentAll we need now is for Boris Johnson to praise Mark Field, the government-minister-cum-self-appointed-close-protection-officer who thought the best way to deal with a...
2019-06-21 23:15

Trump doubles down on backing Boris Johnson as next British prime minister ahead of UK visit President Trump, in an interview published Saturday, doubled down on his backing of former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson to replace outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May -- saying the blustery Brexiteer would do “an excellent job.”...
2019-06-01 19:45

Boris Johnson says Trump intervention possible in case of US diplomat's wife who fled UK after fatal crash British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Monday he plans to speak with the U.S. ambassador to the U.K. – and even raised the possibility of involving President Trump – after an American diplomat's wife involved in a deadly wrong-way crash fled Brita...
2019-10-07 23:00

Boris Johnson vows to tell Donald Trump that NHS is off the table in post-Brexit trade deal Boris Johnson has said he will talk about the climate crisis with Donald Trump and tell him face-to-face that the NHS cannot be on the table for a post-Brexit trade deal....
2019-09-23 14:00

Boris Johnson could benefit from UK envoy's resignation over Trump-critical memos his allies are suspected of leaking The transatlantic uproar over the British ambassador’s private cables criticizing President Trump could set the stage for a warm U.S. partnership with the man poised to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, whose allies might have engineered the memos'...
2019-07-11 11:15

Boris Johnson continues push for election as brother Jo Johnson resigns The question of when — rather than if — to hold a general election for all 650 seats in the House of Commons appears to be the latest key battleground in a rough week for the prime minister and an extraordinary week in British politics....
2019-09-05 16:45

Brexit: Jo Johnson, brother of Boris Johnson, to stand down – live news PM’s brother cites ‘unresolvable tension’ between ‘family loyalty and the national interest’ as he announces he will resign as MP and ministerLords agree to rule out filibusterHow the papers covered Johnson’s horror day in CommonsExplainer: is no dea...
2019-09-05 14:45

Trump offers full support for Boris Johnson as Pence prepares to visit London amid Brexit chaos No one was more gleeful than President Trump to see Johnson’s political ascent on the back of the promised British withdrawal from the E.U., and no other world leader may have as much to lose from the stunning political humiliation of a populist brot...
2019-09-05 08:45

The Amazon fires aren't a natural disaster. 'Bolsonaro has created the perfect conditions for this perfect storm,' one researcher said. Eraldo Peres/AP So far this year, Brazil has experienced more than 84,000 fires — more than double the 2018 total of 40,000. Some 20,000 of these fires started in the past few weeks, many of them in the Brazilian Amazon. Most of the blazes wer...
2019-08-30 02:45

Sir Kim Darroch resigns as UK ambassador to US amid Trump memo row Britain's ambassador to Washington quit today after the leak of diplomatic cables he had written which were damning about Donald Trump's administration....
2019-07-10 17:45

Kim Darroch, British ambassador who trashed Trump, resigns Sir Kim Darroch resigned Wednesday as Britain’s ambassador to the US after incurring President Trump’s wrath for calling his administration “dysfunctional” and “inept” in a series of leaked diplomatic cables to London. “Since the leak of official doc...
2019-07-10 19:15

Kim Darroch, U.K. Ambassador, Resigns After Leak of Trump Memos Mr. Darroch said he could no longer perform his role after the leak of his memos calling the Trump administration “clumsy and inept” and President Trump’s angry reaction....
2019-07-10 18:30

"Full Support" For US Envoy Kim Darroch In Trump Row: UK Government British Prime Minister Theresa May's government on Monday reiterated its "full support" for its ambassador to Washington after US President Donald Trump said he would no longer deal with him....
2019-07-09 08:45

Winter storm could bring up to 2 feet of snow to central and western USA A "potentially historic" winter storm will slam the north-central U.S. from eastern Washington and Montana to Colorado        ...
2019-10-09 21:00

Ivanka Trump congratulates Boris Johnson as next PM of United 'Kingston' Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka was left red-faced today after an unfortunate misspelling of United Kingdom as she offered her congratulations to new Tory leader Boris Johnson....
2019-07-23 15:30

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson is like Trump. Only he isn't. Boris Johnson, 55, was unveiled as Theresa May's replacement as prime minister on Tuesday. He's like Donald Trump. And he isn't.        ...
2019-07-23 17:15

From Trump to Boris Johnson, we’re moving from post-truth to post-shame | Alastair Campbell Populism means never having to say you’re sorry, and never having to say you’re wrong. You just change the subjectA confession: I tend not to read the online comments about anything I write for the Guardian. But as I am about to embark on a short “po...
2019-07-15 21:15

Humberto strengthens into hurricane, may bring heavy rain to Bermuda The third hurricane of the Atlantic hurricane season was strengthening at sea Monday ahead of the potentially dangerous rip currents it's likely to bring to the Southeast coast -- which may be the only direct threat to the U.S. posed by the storm bef...
2019-09-16 16:00

British Ambassador to U.S. Kim Darroch quits after leaked criticisms of Donald Trump British Ambassador to the United States Kim Darroch resigned Wednesday, just days after leaked diplomatic cables showed he said U.S. President Donald Trump is "insecure" and "incompetent."...
2019-07-10 23:45

Trump 'friend' Boris Johnson, who was born in the US, is the favorite to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May Boris Johnson was born in New York City to British parents and is the former mayor of London. President Donald Trump has called him a 'friend.'        ...
2019-05-25 01:30

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to Category 2 storm Hurricane Dorian is now a Category 2 hurricane and is expected to continue strengthening over the weekend. Forecasters expect Dorian to become a major hurricane Friday and make landfall on Florida's east coast on Monday night. (Aug. 30)  &...
2019-08-30 19:45

When will Hurricane Dorian hit Florida? What we know about the dangerous storm What we know about Dorian, which grew to a Category 2 hurricane and is expected to bring dangerous winds and storm surge to Florida on Monday.        ...
2019-08-30 19:45

Tropical Storm Dorian could become a hurricane by Wednesday Tropical Storm Dorian is expected to strengthen into a hurricane by Wednesday, forecasters said Sunday as the tempest barreled toward the Caribbean. The eye of the storm, which was about 430 miles east-southeast of Barbados on Sunday afternoon, is al...
2019-08-26 02:30

Hurricane Dorian could hit Florida as Category 5 storm Florida residents picked store shelves clean and lined up at gas stations Thursday as Hurricane Dorian barreled toward the state’s east coast — with meteorologists fearing it could become a Category 5 storm by the time it makes landfall Sunday. The s...
2019-08-30 10:15

New storm off southern Mexico likely to grow into hurricane A newly formed tropical storm off Mexico’s southern coast is gaining strength, and the U.S. National Hurricane Center says it likely will reach hurricane strength by Monday evening, though without threatening land...
2019-07-01 05:30

Who gets to label the next storm or hurricane in the alphabetic sequence? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific and philosophical conceptsHow is it decided which organisation gets to label the next storm or hurricane...
2019-08-27 16:45

Hurricane-battered Bahamas braces for tropical storm More than 1,300 people are missing after a recent hurricane, but the Bahamas is now expecting another major storm. The UN has said climate change is responsible....
2019-09-14 12:00

‘Hurricane Man’ goes inside scary life of a storm chaser Josh Morgerman is a modern-day Clark Kent: by day he’s a buttoned-up ad exec, by night he’s a daredevil who travels to dangerous places where hurricanes rage. “I’m basically two people in one,” says Morgerman, 49. “I am a brand and advertising consul...
2019-09-14 03:00

Hurricane Lorenzo: Ireland braces itself for powerful storm Damage expected from the largest recorded storm to make it so far east in north AtlanticIreland is bracing for strong winds, downed power lines and coastal flooding when Storm Lorenzo barrels in from the Atlantic before hitting Britain.Met Éireann, t...
2019-10-02 16:00

Storm Dorian forecast to be near hurricane strength by Tuesday: NHC Tropical Storm Dorian is expected to strengthen and could be near hurricane strength by Tuesday over the eastern Caribbean Sea, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday....
2019-08-26 21:00

| Tropical Storm Humberto targets hurricane-hit Bahamas The devastated northern Bahama islands were facing a fresh tropical storm, potentially complicating desperately needed relief efforts to the shattered archipelago in the wake of Hurricane Dorian....
2019-09-14 19:30

Budding tropical storm expected to become Gulf hurricane A budding tropical storm over the northern Gulf of Mexico is expected to reach hurricane strength and is likely to produce flooding and a damaging storm surge with landfall between central Louisiana and Texas....
2019-07-11 15:30

Storm likely to churn into hurricane, looms on U.S. Gulf coast A storm churning in the Gulf of Mexico and aimed at water-logged New Orleans is likely to make landfall as the first Atlantic hurricane of the 2019 season by late Friday or early Saturday, forecasters said....
2019-07-11 12:45

Hurricane Dorian: What to do if the storm prevents you from getting to your cruise ship Cruise Critic offers tips for making sure you make it to your cruise ship in the face of hurricane season and remedies if you miss the boat.       ...
2019-09-05 02:45

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to 'catastrophic' category 5 storm Bahamas residents board up buildings and take to sheltersUS coastal states seem set for high winds and floodingHurricane Dorian beefed up into a “catastrophic” category 5 storm on Sunday, as it began pounding the northernmost islands of the Bahamas. ...
2019-09-01 18:30

Hurricane-Hit Bahamas Now Faces Tropical Storm Humberto The devastated northern Bahama islands were facing a fresh tropical storm on Saturday, potentially complicating desperately needed relief efforts to the shattered archipelago in the wake of Hurricane......
2019-09-14 12:00

Storm could become first hurricane of season and is already shutting down energy operations The U.S. energy industry has halted about a third of Gulf of Mexico oil production and expects more disruptions, as the industry braces for the first hurricane of the year....
2019-07-10 22:15

Hurricane Dorian Now Category 5 Storm: US Weather Forecasters Hurricane Dorian strengthened into a catastrophic Category 5 storm Sunday, packing 160 mph (267 kph) winds as it was about to slam into the Abaco Islands in the Bahamas, US weather forecasters said....
2019-09-02 06:00

Hurricane Dorian: Get your tech ready for the coming storm Another serious hurricane is headed for the US, bringing with it the potential to cause "massive damage" to parts of the southeastern and mid-Atlantic United States. Technology can keep your informed, and helping to keep you and your family safe....
2019-08-30 21:45

Hurricane Dorian Hits Bahamas. But What Is A Category 5 Storm? Hurricane Dorian has slammed into the northern Bahamas, one of the strongest storms to make landfall in history. It's also the fifth Category 5 storm to form in the Atlantic in the past four years.......
2019-09-02 06:00

Tropical storm Barry likely to become hurricane by Friday or Saturday: NHC Tropical storm Barry could strengthen into a hurricane by Friday night or early Saturday when the center is near the coast of Louisiana, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said....
2019-07-12 11:30

Tropical Storm Gabrielle expected to become hurricane over weekend Gabrielle strengthened back into a tropical storm Friday and is expected to become a hurricane over the weekend as it begins its northeastern trek toward European, the National Hurricane Center said....
2019-09-07 00:45

Donald Trump tells Boris Johnson he's 'not going anywhere' as PM faces calls to resign over Supreme Court defeat Donald Trump has said Boris Johnson is "not going anywhere" as the Prime Minister faced growing calls to resign after his humiliating defeat in the Supreme Court....
2019-09-24 23:00

'We will bring him down' - Tory rival's threat to Johnson Cabinet minister Rory Stewart has issued a stunning threat to "bring down" a Boris Johnson-led government - should his Tory rival suspend parliament in order to push through a no-deal Brexit....
2019-06-13 17:45

Will New UK PM Johnson Bring "First Girlfriend" Into 10 Downing Street? When Boris Johnson entered the famous black door of No. 10 Downing Street as Britain's new prime minister, he was the first for nearly half a century to do so unaccompanied by a spouse. If Carrie......
2019-07-25 00:45

Why Is Tropical Storm Barry Such a Threat? The Science Behind the Brewing Hurricane Tropical Storm Barry, which is forecast to become Hurricane Barry as it hurls forward on a collision course with the Louisiana coast, has experts worried about potentially catastrophic effects, from storm surge to a potential breach of levees meant t...
2019-07-12 16:45

Hurricane Dorian to become Category 4 storm prior to making U.S. landfall As Dorian spun into the warm, open waters of the Atlantic Thursday, concern grew about the storm's projected path towards the United States, where it could strike as a major hurricane over the upcoming holiday weekend....
2019-08-30 04:15

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to Category 2 storm as it approaches Canada Hurricane Dorian has strengthened to a Category 2 storm as it moved up the Eastern Seaboard on Saturday en route to Canada after dumping a deluge of rain in North Carolina, forecasters said....
2019-09-07 23:00

Tropical Storm Dorian could strengthen to hurricane as it reaches Caribbean Forecasters say Tropical Storm Dorian, the fourth tropical storm of the season, has maximum sustained winds of 40 mph.        ...
2019-08-25 19:30

Hurricane-ravaged Bahamas faces new tropical storm threat The Bahamas may face more hardship as a developing tropical disturbance approaches less than two weeks after Hurricane Dorian hammered the island chain....
2019-09-13 13:15

Hurricane Dorian tears through Bahamas as dangerous Category 5 storm "Catastrophic conditions" are occurring in The Abaco Islands and expected across Grand Bahama later in the day, the National Hurricane Center said.        ...
2019-09-02 22:00

Hurricane Barbara strengthens into a Category 2 storm off coast of Mexico Hurricane Barbara began strengthening rapidly in the Pacific Ocean on Monday and meteorologists expect it become a major storm as it tracks in the general direction of Hawaii....
2019-07-02 08:45

Hurricane Dorian: Florida braces itself as major storm grows After leaving Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands largely unscathed in its wake, Hurricane Dorian has its eye set on Florida’s east coast, where it is expected to arrive by Labor Day as a major Category 3 storm after being fueled by the warm Atlantic....
2019-08-29 13:45

Tropical Storm Barry could become hurricane before smashing Louisiana coast Tropical Storm Barry is strengthening Friday as it makes its way toward the Gulf Coast — and it could intensify to a hurricane just before it makes landfall along the Louisiana coast, forecasters predict. The storm, packing maximum sustained winds of...
2019-07-12 16:30

Bahamas: new storm threatens Hurricane Dorian relief efforts Tropical Storm Humberto expected to drop up to 15cm of rain as operation to provide food and shelter continuesA tropical storm carrying heavy rain and strong winds is nearing the already devastated Bahamas, threatening to complicate Hurricane Dorian ...
2019-09-15 07:00

Hurricane Dorian claims first US victim well before storm makes landfall Hurricane Dorian has claimed its first victim in the US — more than a day before it was expected to make landfall here, officials announced Wednesday. An 85-year-old man fell from a ladder and was killed while preparing his house for the storm, North...
2019-09-04 22:45

Lorenzo becomes fifth hurricane of the Atlantic season, forecast to become major storm A strengthening Lorenzo grew Wednesday morning into the fifth Atlantic hurricane of the season and is forecast to keep strengthening as another storm continues to swirl away from Puerto Rico. ...
2019-09-26 09:30

Hurricane Dorian Updates: Category 2 Storm Pounds Carolinas The Carolinas were being hit by heavy rain, strong winds and even some tornadoes. Forecasters warned of storm surge of up to eight feet in places. More than 200,000 customers were without power....
2019-09-05 18:45

Tropical storm brewing off Gulf Coast, likely to hit Louisiana as hurricane A storm churning in the Gulf of Mexico and aimed at water-logged New Orleans was expected to make landfall as the first Atlantic hurricane of the 2019 season by late Friday or early Saturday, forecasters said....
2019-07-11 15:00

Tropical Storm Lorenzo forms in Atlantic, to become season's next hurricane A batch of thunderstorms AccuWeather meteorologists have been tracking since they formed over Africa became Tropical Storm Lorenzo early Monday and is likely to become the next hurricane of the 2019 season....
2019-09-23 20:30

Hurricane Dorian Updates: Storm Intensifies to Category 3 Strength Forecasters expect Hurricane Dorian to arrive somewhere along the east coast of Florida early on Tuesday morning. But exactly where is still unknown....
2019-08-30 21:15

Hurricane Dorian batters South Carolina as Category 3 storm A newly strengthened Hurricane Dorian has begun battering South Carolina, where Charleston was already experiencing flooding as the Category 3 storm churned up the coast some 80 miles south-southeast of the city by early Thursday, according to the Na...
2019-09-05 19:15

Hurricane Dorian prompts storm prep along Atlantic Coast The life-threatening Category 5 storm slowed down to 1 mph and it isn't clear when or where it could hit land. Around-the-clock news coverage prompted Florida car dealers to begin preparations last week. On Monday, the threat continued to move up the...
2019-09-02 16:00

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to ‘extremely dangerous’ Category 3 storm Hurricane Dorian has strengthened into an “extremely dangerous” Category 3 storm with maximum sustained winds of 115 mph as it churns toward Florida, according to the National Hurricane Center. Dorian, which is located 625 miles east of West Palm Bea...
2019-08-31 05:45

He put his son on a roof to keep him safe after hurricane hit. A storm surge swept away the 5-year-old Adrian Farrington struggled to keep his 5-year-old son afloat after Hurricane Dorian hit their home on Abaco Island in northwestern Bahamas. They clung to each other, surrounded by surging waves and floating piles of debris....
2019-09-06 15:15

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to category 4 as Florida braces for storm Landfall anticipated early Tuesday on state’s east coast with maximum sustained winds of 140mphResidents of Florida braced for what could be a historically damaging storm on Friday as Hurricane Dorian lingered in the western Atlantic, building streng...
2019-08-31 06:15

Tropical storm brewing off U.S. Gulf Coast, likely to hit Louisiana as hurricane A storm churning in the Gulf of Mexico and aimed at water-logged New Orleans was expected to make landfall as the first Atlantic hurricane of the 2019 season by late Friday or early Saturday, forecasters said....
2019-07-11 16:00

Tropical Storm Dorian: Puerto Rico Braces for Possible Hurricane Forecasters said Dorian would move through the Caribbean and might approach Puerto Rico as a Category 1 hurricane before making landfall in the Dominican Republic....
2019-08-26 20:30

Hurricane Dorian: Killer storm claims two more lives in the Bahamas Two more people are confirmed dead in the Bahamas as Hurricane Dorian continued to lash the Caribbean nation Tuesday evening — and officials expect that number to increase in the days ahead, the prime minister said. Speaking to reporters Tuesday nigh...
2019-09-04 07:30

Tropical Storm Barry Underscores a Big Problem With Hurricane Categories As Tropical Storm Barry gathers strength on its way to a violent clash with the Louisiana coast, officials are rightly evacuating some residents, while advising others to shelter in place and have emergency plans in case the worst should happen. Barr...
2019-07-12 19:45

Hurricane Lorenzo barrels towards Azores Islands as Category 2 storm The Category 2 Hurricane Lorenzo is expected to hit the Portuguese islands Tuesday night and Wednesday morning. Waves up to 22 meters high and hurricane wind gusts over 200 km/h are forecast for some islands....
2019-10-02 02:45

Hurricane Lorena downgraded to tropical storm near Mexican coast The National Hurricane Center downgraded Hurricane Lorena to a tropical storm Saturday as it moved along the east coast of the Baja California peninsula heading for northwestern Mexico....
2019-09-22 03:00

Hurricane Dorian Makes Landfall in Bahamas As Category 5 Storm Hurricane Dorian finally hit The Bahamas on Sunday afternoon as a Category 5 hurricane. The storm hit The Bahamas three times, according to the Weather Channel....
2019-09-02 11:30

Hurricane Dorian is joint strongest Atlantic storm ever to hit land The Bahamas have been hit with the powerful Hurricane Dorian, which was made more intense by moving over water that is abnormally warm due to climate change...
2019-09-03 02:30

Tropical Storm Lorenzo expected to strengthen into major hurricane A batch of thunderstorms AccuWeather meteorologists have been tracking since they formed over Africa became Tropical Storm Lorenzo early Monday and is likely to become the next hurricane of the 2019 season....
2019-09-25 02:15

Former rival Hancock backs Johnson to 'bring country together' Boris Johnson has won the much sought-after endorsement of former Tory leadership candidate Matt Hancock, despite being attacked by his rivals for snubbing the first TV debate....
2019-06-17 05:30

UK opposition Labour Party tells PM Johnson: 'Bring it on' The finance chief of Britain's main opposition Labour Party said they are still open to calling a vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government and would welcome the chance of a general election....
2019-08-29 13:45

Top chef JJ Johnson wants to bring the spork back to Harlem At the new restaurant FieldTrip, the utensil of choice might send customers on a nostalgia trip. “We’re bringing back the spork!” says the fast-casual spot’s mastermind, James Beard Award semifinalist chef JJ Johnson. The spoon-fork hybrid is the per...
2019-07-10 04:15

UK's Labour vows to bring down PM Johnson and delay Brexit Britain's opposition Labour Party has urged rebel lawmakers in the ruling Conservatives to help block a no-deal Brexit by bringing down Prime Minister Boris Johnson's administration and allowing its leader Jeremy Corbyn to form a caretaker government...
2019-08-15 05:00

Hurricane Dorian prompts storm prep, threatens sales in Florida The Category 5 storm isn't expected to hit the Florida coast until late Monday or early Tuesday, though around-the-clock news coverage prompted area car dealers to begin preparations on Thursday....
2019-09-02 02:00

Hurricane Dorian Updates: ‘Catastrophic’ Storm May Come ‘Dangerously Close’ to Florida Dorian struck the northern Bahamas on Sunday as a Category 5 hurricane, and continued to menace the southeastern coast of the United States from Florida to the Carolinas....
2019-09-02 04:30

Hurricane Dorian, Category 5 storm, makes landfall in Bahamas with 185 mph winds A menacing Hurricane Dorian made landfall in the northern Bahamas midday Sunday after strengthening to a "catastrophic" Category 5 storm -- packing winds of 185 mph and the threat of torrential rain that could last for days as millions in the U.S. al...
2019-09-02 13:15

Hurricane Dorian Strikes the Bahamas as a History-Making Category 5 Storm. Here’s What to Know Hurricane Dorian, a “catastrophic” Category 5 storm, has officially made landfall in the Bahamas. The National Hurricane Center deemed it the “strongest hurricane in modern record for the northwest Bahamas.” With its strong wi...
2019-09-02 04:30

Hurricane Dorian: Eight-year-old boy becomes first confirmed death as storm batters Bahamas An eight-year-old boy has drowned in the Bahamas, becoming the first recorded victim of the most powerful storm to hit the Caribbean islands since records began....
2019-09-02 12:00

Tropical Storm Dorian set to hit Puerto Rico, may be off Florida as Category 3 hurricane The fourth named storm of the hurricane season, Tropical Storm Dorian, strengthened overnight Wednesday as it continues to spin toward the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and the Bahamas — and by the weekend it may lurk off Florida's coast as a Category ...
2019-08-28 18:15

Hurricane Dorian victims reunite with their beloved pets weeks after storm Amid the devastation in the Bahamas left behind by Hurricane Dorian – the dozens of lives lost and the hundreds of homes swept away -- there is another growing concern: Dozen of emaciated and sick pets roaming the island with no place to go....
2019-09-14 00:00

Hurricane Dorian Updates: Storm’s Reach Sprawls From Bahamas to Florida Now a Category 2 storm, Dorian’s winds and rains have begun to lash the Florida shore as the storm continues to pound the Bahamas, where rescue missions were hampered by rising seawater....
2019-09-03 22:00

Hurricane Dorian: Several killed in Bahamas as storm continues to hammer region At least five people have been killed in the Bahamas in what officials have described as a "historic tragedy." The downgraded Category 4 hurricane has battered the region for over 30 hours, triggering massive flooding....
2019-09-03 10:45

Barry becomes a hurricane as Louisiana coast prepares for storm to make landfall: NHC Barry had strengthened into a Category 1 hurricane by Saturday morning, with maximum sustained winds of 120 kph, the National Hurricane Center said. Storms become hurricanes when their winds reach 120 kph or higher....
2019-07-13 18:15

Hurricane Barry makes landfall in Louisiana, weakens into tropical storm Tropical Storm Barry is making its final approach toward the Gulf Coast on Saturday morning. Residents in the region who weren't put under voluntary evacuation were told to shelter in place....
2019-07-13 20:15

NHC issues hurricane warning Louisiana coast ahead of storm Barry The National Hurricane Center (NHC) on Thursday issued a hurricane warning for Tropical Storm Barry for the Louisiana coast from Intracoastal City to Grand Isle....
2019-07-12 01:45

Tropical storm Humberto hits the Bahamas weeks after hurricane Dorian Humberto dropped rain on the islands as U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres visited the Bahamas to support humanitarian efforts in the wake of Dorian, which hit as a Category 5 storm that left thousands in need of food, water and shelter....
2019-09-15 15:30

Hurricane Dorian downgraded to Category 3 storm, continues its assault on the Bahamas Hurricane Dorian, the monster of a storm that's pummeled parts of the Bahamas for the past 36 hours, has been downgraded to a Category 3 storm as it finally starts to inch away from Grand Bahama -- but the storm is showing signs it's growing before t...
2019-09-03 16:30

Hurricane Dorian: Incredible satellite images show monster storm Incredible satellite images of Hurricane Dorian — the Category 5 monster that continues to batter parts of the Bahamas with wind gusts up to 220 mph — have been shared by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) as the stor...
2019-09-03 01:00

Dorian weakens to Category 1 hurricane; tropical storm conditions spreading: NHC Hurricane Dorian weakened as it brushed North Carolina, but tropical storm conditions are spreading north along the state's coast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Friday....
2019-09-06 10:45

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises as storm bears down on US coast At least seven people have been killed by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas with millions told to leave their homes in Florida as the storm heads north....
2019-09-04 21:45

Storm Chaser's Harrowing Story As Hurricane Dorian Slams The Bahamas Hurricane Dorian: Stories that began to emerge from the island nation as the storm moved north serve as the first accounts of a historic event. Dorian flattened buildings, perhaps leveling entire......
2019-09-04 21:45

Bahamas brace for Tropical Storm Humberto amid hurricane cleanup More bad weather is bearing down on the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas. Tropical depression Humberto strengthened Friday night into a tropical storm and was threatening some of the same islands devastated by Hurricane Dorian earlier this month. The storm ...
2019-09-14 13:30

Bahamas, recovering from Hurricane Dorian, faces Tropical Storm Humberto BAHAMAS (NBC News) – A tropical depression that morphed late Friday into Tropical Storm Humberto was nearing the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas early Saturday, the National Hurricane Center said. It was two weeks ago Sunday that Hurricane Dorian, at...
2019-09-14 23:30

Could Tropical Storm Karen's 'loopy track' hit the U.S. just like Hurricane Jeanne in 2004? After soaking Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, Tropical Storm Karen could take a 'loopy track' like Jeanne, one of the biggest hurricanes of 2004.        ...
2019-09-25 19:15

Puerto Rico, still recovering from Hurricane Maria, braces for Tropical Storm Karen The National Weather Service issued a Tropical Storm Watch for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Karen's exact path was not yet undetermined.        ...
2019-09-23 01:30

Hurricane Dorian: Florida braces for biggest storm on east coast since 1992 Storm threatens winds in excess of 130mph when it’s expected to hit north of Miami Sunday and MondayFlorida is bracing for the biggest hurricane to hit the state’s east coast in more than a quarter of a century, as a monster storm bears down and thre...
2019-08-30 14:45

Hurricane Dorian: NASA team set to ride out storm at Kennedy Space Center As Hurricane Dorian edges closer to Florida’s eastern coast, a 120-strong team of NASA personnel will ride out the storm at Kennedy Space Center, where they will monitor any damage to key launch infrastructure....
2019-09-03 21:30

Tropical Storm Dorian Could Hit Puerto Rico As a Hurricane. Here’s the Latest Track and Forecast Tropical Storm Dorian is strengthening as it moves westward towards the Caribbean, and could reach hurricane strength by early Thursday, possibly before hitting Puerto Rico. As of Monday morning, Dorian is considered a “small tropical cyclone.&...
2019-08-26 20:30

Hurricane Dorian: Florida declares state of emergency as it awaits storm's arrival Puerto Rico was spared, but storm is expected to land in Florida Sunday night, potentially as a category 4 hurricaneFlorida is bracing for the arrival of Hurricane Dorian with weather experts on Thursday proclaiming the state’s entire east coast at r...
2019-08-30 03:45

Hurricane Dorian upgraded to major Cat 3 storm as Florida residents scramble for gas, water As Hurricane Dorian closes in, Florida has set up police escorts to deliver more gas to stations, waived service and truck rates for fuel trucks and ordered a million gallons of water....
2019-08-30 22:15

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as Florida braces for potential ‘monster’ storm Landfall anticipated early Tuesday on state’s east coast with maximum sustained winds of 140mphResidents of Florida braced for what could be a historically damaging storm on Friday as Hurricane Dorian lingered in the western Atlantic, building streng...
2019-08-30 21:15

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 7 in the Bahamas, US monitors storm's path The Bahamas prime minister raised the death toll from Hurricane Dorian on Tuesday from five to seven and said more deaths were expected as the storm begins to move away from the Caribbean islands. ...
2019-09-04 12:45

The Bahamas Are Still Devastated From Hurricane Dorian. A Tropical Storm Could Make Things Worse A possible tropical cyclone is bearing down on the Bahamas communities that were decimated just days ago by the Category 5 storm Hurricane Dorian. Although the potential storm isn’t expected to be near Dorian’s level, it may still wreak h...
2019-09-14 08:30

Hurricane Dorian downgraded to Category 4 as it hovers over Bahamas; southeast US braces for storm Hurricane Dorian's winds slowed, prompting a downgrade to a still-powerful Category 4, as it parked over Grand Bahama Island, stirring up winds and storm surges 18 to 23 feet above normal levels....
2019-09-02 17:30

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to Cat 1 storm as it slams Virgin Islands, threatens Florida Hurricane Dorian is blowing through the Virgin Islands and is expected to reach Florida as a Category 3 hurricane by Monday. As it gets stronger, the main part of the storm is no longer expected to hit Puerto Rico's biggest island....
2019-08-28 22:45

Hurricane Dorian: Florida declares state of emergency as it waits storm's arrival Puerto Rico was spared, but storm is expected to land in Florida Sunday night, potentially as a category 3 hurricaneAs Puerto Rico’s citizens breathed a sigh of relief Thursday morning at having avoided major damage from Hurricane Dorian, Florida dec...
2019-08-29 18:30

Most powerful hurricane in US history was a nameless storm that rocked Florida on Labor Day 1935 On Labor Day that year, some 500 people died as the most powerful hurricane ever to make landfall in the U.S. ripped the Upper Florida Keys to shreds.        ...
2019-08-29 20:30

Storm reprieve: Humberto steers clear of beleaguered Bahamas, develops into hurricane Residents and rescue workers breathe sigh of relief; Florida coast also appears to be in the clear from impacts of Hurricane Humberto.        ...
2019-09-16 07:30

Hurricane Dorian: category 5 storm hits Bahamas before tracking towards Florida – updates Dorian made landfall at Great Abaco Island on Sunday, the equal strongest Atlantic hurricane landfall on recordFull story: Hurricane Dorian pounds northern Bahamas with ‘catastrophic’ winds 1.20am BST Trump tweeted earlier today that the hurricane w...
2019-09-02 02:30

Hurricane Dorian upgraded to major Cat 4 storm as Florida residents scramble for gas, water As Hurricane Dorian closes in, Florida has set up police escorts to deliver more gas to stations, waived service and truck rates for fuel trucks and ordered a million gallons of water....
2019-08-31 03:15

Bahamas Issues New Tropical Storm Warning as It Struggles to Recover From Hurricane Dorian (HIGH ROCK, Bahamas) — The government of the Bahamas has issued a tropical storm warning for several of its northwestern islands, which are still reeling from Hurricane Dorian. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says a tropical cyclone is expec...
2019-09-13 06:15

Tropical Storm Dorian heads for Caribbean islands, threatening to become a Category 1 hurricane Forecasters issued tropical storm warnings for several Caribbean islands as strengthening Tropical Storm Dorian approached the region Monday.        ...
2019-08-27 14:15

Hurricane Dorian: category 1 storm makes landfall in North Carolina – live Hurricane makes first US landfall at Cape HatterasAt least 30 dead in the Bahamas with expectation toll may rise 3.20pm BST The Guardian’s Oliver Laughland is now on Grand Bahama island and will file a dispatch later today. Here is the report, update...
2019-09-06 16:45

Rep. Dusty Johnson: Madam Speaker, bring USMCA to the floor ASAP Both in South Dakota and in Washington, I repeatedly hear the same thing: Support free trade but hold bad actors accountable. As Americans, our innovation and ambition has allowed us to compete and succeed in a global market, but the playing field sh...
2019-07-19 06:45

Hurricane Dorian: first reported death as category 5 storm pounds Bahamas – live updates Reports an eight-year-old boy has been killed after Dorian made landfall at Great Abaco Island on SundayFull story: Hurricane Dorian pounds northern Bahamas with ‘catastrophic’ winds Donald Trump wrongly says Hurricane Dorian will hit Alabama 11.59am...
2019-09-02 13:45

Hurricane Barry prompts storm surge, flood warnings: Why is New Orleans at an increased risk? As Hurricane Barry reaches the Louisiana coast, flooding and rainfall are increasingly becoming a concern — especially for the city of New Orleans, which is more vulnerable during severe weather events. ...
2019-07-13 18:45

Tropical storm Karen forecast to weaken while Lorenzo reaches Category 4 Hurricane status Forecasters predicted Tropical Storm Karen will dissipate over the weekend, while Lorenzo on Thursday strengthened into a Category 4 Hurricane.        ...
2019-09-27 02:45

Tracking Tropical Storm Barry: Louisiana coast braces for season's first hurricane Barry storm tracks: Where is Barry now?Tropical storm Barry is expected to become a hurricane right before landfall in Louisiana Saturday morning.        ...
2019-07-13 13:45

Watch live streaming video as Hurricane Dorian, now a Category 5 storm, makes landfall Hurricane Dorian is now the most powerful storm on the planet, meeting all the criteria for weather experts to declare it a Category 5 hurricane. With the potential to devastate the East Coast of the United States, the storm has prompted evacuations ...
2019-09-02 20:00

Hurricane Dorian: Acting FEMA head says agency is short-staffed, but ready for storm ​WASHINGTON – Acting FEMA Director Pete Gaynor said Sunday that his agency is still short 2,000 reservists, but said it shouldn’t impact the government’s ability to handle Hurricane Dorian, which was upgraded to a Category 5 storm early Sunday....
2019-09-01 23:00

Hurricane Dorian is the strongest storm to ever threaten Florida's East Coast, batters Bahamas Florida weather officials warned late Sunday that Hurricane Dorian—the Category 5 monster that continues to batter parts of the Bahamas with 185 mph winds— is the strongest storm to ever threaten the state’s East Coast....
2019-09-02 13:15

Hurricane warning issued for parts of Louisiana coast ahead of Tropical Storm Barry New Orleans’ improved post-Katrina flood defenses are expected to face an extreme test as Tropical Storm Barry threatens to turn into the first hurricane of the season and blow ashore with torrential rains....
2019-07-12 08:15

Hurricane Lorenzo Sets Record as Strongest Storm Observed So Far North and East in Atlantic Hurricane Lorenzo has set records as it blasts its way through the central Atlantic, becoming a category 5 hurricane on Saturday night before weakening back down to category 3 status by Sunday evening, CNN reported.Read more......
2019-09-30 04:00

Tropical Storm Dorian set to hit Puerto Rico, expected to blast Florida as Category 2 hurricane Tropical Storm Dorian generated strength overnight and is expected to reach the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico later Wednesday with heavy winds, before growing stronger as it heads to the Bahamas and then Florida, where it’s expected to make lan...
2019-08-28 13:15

‘Still a very dangerous storm’: Dorian nears North Carolina coast as Category 1 hurricane Hundreds of thousands of coastal residents of the Carolinas fled Thursday as Dorian continued its unrelenting march.        ...
2019-09-06 15:45

Hurricane Lorenzo briefly reaches Category 5 strength, becomes record-setting storm in far east Atlantic The fifth hurricane of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season roared into the record books early Sunday after it became the strongest storm ever observed so far north and east in the Atlantic basin. ...
2019-09-29 21:30

Tropical Storm Fernand hits Mexico's coast as Gabrielle spins at sea near hurricane season's peak The sixth named tropical system of the Atlantic hurricane season is expected to dump a deluge on Mexico's upper Gulf Coast on Wednesday, as another tropical system has formed in the far-out Atlantic Ocean while Hurricane Dorian lurks off the Southeas...
2019-09-04 21:15

Tropical Storm Dorian strengthens, may threaten Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic as minimal hurricane The fourth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season gathered strength Monday while approaching the islands in the eastern Caribbean Sea, as forecasters warn Tropical Storm Dorian could impact Puerto Rico and its neighbors later this week....
2019-08-27 08:45

Tropical Storm Fernand threatens Mexico; triple threat seen as hurricane season nears peak While attention has been focused on Hurricane Dorian as it ravages the Bahamas and menaces the Southeast coast of the U.S., another tropical system may be threatening Mexico this week as hurricane season nears its peak....
2019-09-04 12:45

Tropical Storm Dorian Could Hit the U.S. As a Major Hurricane After Striking Puerto Rico. Here’s the Latest Track and Forecast Tropical Storm Dorian could hit the southeastern United States as a major hurricane by Monday morning after striking Puerto Rico on Wednesday, according to the latest forecast. “All indications are that by this Labor Day weekend, a powerful hur...
2019-08-28 18:15

Hurricane Dorian latest: Shocking footage shows scale of destruction after storm swept through Bahamas Shocking aerial footage shows the scale of destruction that Hurricane Dorian has wreaked in the Bahamas as rescuers continue to search for survivors of the worst storm the island nation has ever seen....
2019-09-04 16:15

Hurricane Dorian strikes Carolinas with flooding and powerful winds after deadly storm ravages Bahamas Hurricane Dorian has struck the Carolinas with flooding and strong winds, downing trees and whipping up tornadoes after it ravaged the Bahamas for days....
2019-09-06 06:45

Hurricane Humberto forecast to become 'major' storm, lash Bermuda with heavy rain, high winds The third hurricane of the Atlantic hurricane season continues to strengthen at sea Tuesday, bringing the threat of high winds and heavy rain to Bermuda in addition to potentially deadly rip currents to the Southeast coast....
2019-09-17 23:15

Hurricane warning issued in Louisiana as Tropical Storm Barry gains strength in Gulf of Mexico Tropical Storm Barry formed in the Gulf of Mexico and is expected to hit Louisiana and already-soaked New Orleans as a hurricane Saturday.        ...
2019-07-12 02:45

Hurricane Dorian Tik Toks and memes are going viral, highlighting school closings, storm prep, and evacuations Thomas Trutschel/Photothek via Getty Images, NOAA via Getty Images Hurricane Dorian is currently brewing over the Atlantic Ocean before it is forecast to approach Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina as a Category 4 storm on Monday. Gov. Ron DeSanti...
2019-08-31 23:30

Hurricane Dorian survivor films storm's terrifying wrath in Bahamas as it pounds against his home The house where John Slack was sheltered on Treasure Cay started to crumble, so he and his friends tried to find safety elsewhere.        ...
2019-09-10 10:00

Trump steps up attacks on British ambassador, calling Kim Darroch 'very stupid guy' President Trump called Kim Darroch a 'wacky Ambassador' after leaked emails revealed what Britain's envoy thought of the Trump administration.        ...
2019-07-09 17:15

Willow Johnson and Ronika Stone bring storied MLB and NFL family legacies to Oregon volleyball One is the daughter of a two-time Super Bowl champ. The other is the daughter of MLB Hall of Famer Randy Johnson. Together, Ronika Stone and Willow Johnson are leading Oregon volleyball....
2019-10-03 23:15

People in Florida, Georgia, Carolinas brace for Hurricane Dorian as killer storm inches its way up East Coast As Hurricane Dorian slowly started to inch its way north on Tuesday, residents in Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas braced for the killer storm that could bring a life-threatening storm surge and devastating destruction as it starts its slow crawl u...
2019-09-04 00:30

Sure, Boris Johnson Is Funny. But Has He Ever Done a Job Well? The man expected to become Britain’s next prime minister, and to steer the country through Brexit, has a spotty record in previous roles as London mayor and foreign secretary....
2019-07-22 07:00

Boris Johnson on milkshake tax Boris Johnson has told a leadership hustings in Exeter that he wants to see more work done on getting children to exercise rather than introducing a sugar tax for milkshakes....
2019-06-29 07:15

Things Are Not Looking Up for Boris Johnson Boris Johnson is having such a miserable run as the U.K. Prime Minister that I’d almost feel sorry for him if he weren’t so fucking awful. But he is, and life is life, and Brexit is Brexit, and so I feel perfectly fine reporting that Johnson is in th...
2019-09-10 08:30

What Did Boris Johnson Just Do to Parliament? The British prime minister has slashed the time lawmakers will have to debate and deflect his Brexit plans, with a deadline fast approaching. Here’s what you need to know....
2019-08-28 23:15

Can a new pet save Boris Johnson? At the height of Brexit drama, the UK prime minister made an important decision: to adopt a puppy from an animal shelter. There may be more to his move than meets the eye....
2019-09-05 02:45

Trump blasts Britain’s May, says she created a ‘mess’ with Brexit ​President Trump took aim at British Prime Minister Theresa May for her handling of Brexit, as well as the country’s ambassador to the US, who called the Trump administration “inept” and “dysfunctional.” “I have be...
2019-07-08 23:00

Storm surge could be a deadly threat in Georgia, Carolinas – even if Hurricane Dorian doesn't make landfall Storm surge is a growing threat for coastal areas of Georgia and the Carolinas, even if Hurricane Dorian doesn't make landfall.        ...
2019-09-05 01:45

Storm Lorenzo UK LIVE path: Remnants of hurricane heads for Britain as forecasters warn of floods and power outages Parts of the UK are set to be battered by strong winds and rain today as remnants of Hurricane Lorenzo prompted severe weather warnings to be issued for the south west....
2019-10-04 10:30

Category 2 Hurricane Dorian's outer bands hit Florida coast with torrential rains, tropical-storm-force winds Torrential rains and tropical-storm-force winds lashed central Florida’s east coast early Wednesday morning as weakened Category 2 Hurricane Dorian moved north toward the eastern seaboard, according to forecasts. ...
2019-09-04 12:45

Mueller’s inaction over Trump has let the US down. Why is he holding back? | Simon Tisdall The special counsel’s reluctance to indict the president has only deepened the mystery he was hired to solveRobert Mueller has a reputation as a straight-shooting, play-it-by-the-book sort of guy. That changed this week. The special counsel’s stated ...
2019-05-30 20:15

Can anything stop Boris Johnson? - podcast The Tory leadership hopeful has spent the past three days avoiding questions on why the police were called to his home after an altercation with his partner. But will questions about Johnson’s previous behaviour and character damage his chances of be...
2019-06-27 19:30

Boris Johnson Is Running for Britain's Top Job. Again. Former foreign minister and Brexit cheerleader Boris Johnson is working to appear more statesmanlike as he takes on Conservative rivals and his own reputation for unpredictable chaos....
2019-06-07 20:45

Here's what we know about new UK PM Boris Johnson and what he means for Brexit Boris Johnson is to be the U.K.'s next prime minister but the charismatic and controversial figure will already divides the party and British public alike....
2019-07-23 17:15

Tusk: Boris Johnson must not become known as 'Mr No Deal' European council president says he is willing to listen to realistic ideas on BrexitDonald Tusk has told Boris Johnson not to “go down in history as ‘Mr No Deal’”.Speaking at the G7 summit in Biarritz, where the pair will meet later this weekend, the...
2019-08-24 14:00

What Is This ‘Private Prosecution’ of Boris Johnson? Boris Johnson, the Conservative Party front-runner to become the next U.K prime minister, has often been accused of lying, even before he was a politician. But now he faces a criminal lawsuit over his statements -- and one that comes not from the sta...
2019-05-30 18:00

How will the US-UK relationship evolve with Boris Johnson in No 10? Donald Trump is a fan of the incoming PM but it is unclear if there will be any real convergence on policyBoris Johnson prepares to enter No 10 - live updatesBoris Johnson has already been dubbed “Britain Trump” by the occupant of the Oval Office, wh...
2019-07-24 15:30

Boris Johnson says he’ll go ‘Hulk’ on Brexit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to go all Hulk on Brexit. “The madder Hulk gets, the stronger Hulk gets,” ​Johnson told the Sunday Mail. The prime minister, who faces an Oct. 31 deadline to withdraw from the European Union or seek a...
2019-09-15 20:00

Boris Johnson will take part in BBC TV debate Boris Johnson has confirmed that he will take part in the BBC TV debate on Tuesdayt after the second round of leadership votes among Conservative MPs....
2019-06-14 18:30

For Boris Johnson, Another Bad Day and Another Big Defeat in Parliament Monday was supposed to be a day of triumph for Britain’s new prime minister. Instead, he lost his bid for a new election on the same day a law went into effect barring a no-deal Brexit....
2019-09-10 04:00

Opinion: Boris Johnson, the UK dictator The British prime minister wants a hard Brexit, no matter the cost. He didn't even hesitate to suspend Parliament. It's the kind of move you'd expect from a military dictatorship, writes DW's Barbara Wesel....
2019-08-29 02:45

What Boris Johnson’s Forgotten Novel Says About the U.K.’s Likely Leader He’s the author of a farce called “Seventy-Two Virgins,” a Churchill biography and a book in verse about pushy parents. They all say something about his personality....
2019-07-17 16:00

Boris Johnson Criticized Over Comments About Jo Cox Speaking in Parliament, the prime minister suggested that recalcitrant lawmakers had only themselves to blame for the climate of hostility that has enveloped British politics....
2019-09-26 12:00

| What is Boris Johnson doing in Germany and France? There were cries of "Stop Brexit" from the crowd gathered in Berlin afternoon, as UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson met German Chancellor Angela Merkel and sat awkwardly as the band selected for the occasion struck up the two nations' anthems....
2019-08-24 07:30

Boris Johnson bid gets support from former rival LONDON (AP) — Boris Johnson’s bid to become Britain’s next prime minister has been bolstered by fresh support from one of his former rivals. Health Secretary Matt Hancock threw his support behind Johnson on Monday, saying the Brexit-backi...
2019-06-17 10:45

How much do all of Boris Johnson's promises cost? Boris Johnson has made a series of eye-catching pledges on schools, hospitals and policing since entering 10 Downing Street - but how much do they all cost?...
2019-08-13 15:45

A question of character? Boris Johnson by those who know him Concerns over Johnson’s private life and fitness for office have lingered since he became a politicianJohnson neighbour: ‘There was no response, so we called the police’After the Guardian reported that police were called to Boris Johnson’s home after...
2019-06-22 18:15

Boris Johnson to EU: I won't pay unless deal improved Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is stepping up his campaign to be Britain's next prime minister by challenging the European Union over Brexit terms....
2019-06-09 15:45

Boris Johnson's 'insult to the French was cut by BBC' Boris Johnson is reported to have called the French "turds" when he was foreign secretary, in a Brexit outburst filmed for a BBC documentary but never broadcast....
2019-06-28 11:45

Boris Johnson Is Getting Mercilessly Owned Everywhere He Goes British prime minister Boris Johnson is not a very popular man in many parts of his home country (or with several people in his own family), which makes sense considering he’s actively attempting to drive said country off of a cliff. On Friday, he ma...
2019-09-14 00:00

Boris Johnson has nothing to hide, says Liz Truss Treasury chief secretary backs Tory leader hopeful and claims attacks are because of ‘huge public appeal’Tory leadership - latestOne of Boris Johnson’s leading supporters has been challenged over whether he has the right character to be prime ministe...
2019-06-12 12:30

Should you wash your socks more often than Boris Johnson? The frontrunner to be prime minister has been spotted seemingly wearing the same pair for more than one day. It may be environmentally friendly – but is it hygienic?In the run-up to the Conservative leadership election, the frontrunner, Boris Johnson...
2019-06-28 13:15

Can Boris Johnson deliver on his pledges? During his campaign to be the next prime minister, Boris Johnson made a number of promises to the electorate on everything from Brexit, to broadband - but can the new occupant of number 10 really deliver?...
2019-07-23 14:15

Boris Johnson to EU: I won’t pay unless deal improved LONDON (AP) — Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is stepping up his campaign to be Britain’s next prime minister by challenging the European Union over Brexit terms. Johnson told the Sunday Times he would refuse to pay the agreed-upon 39 bi...
2019-06-09 14:30

Boris Johnson on Verge of Taking Over in U.K. The former foreign secretary and London mayor, a polarizing figure known for over-the-top displays, has promised to take Britain out of the European Union, even without a deal....
2019-07-24 11:45

Boris Johnson To Be Next UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, the ebullient Brexiteer who has promised to lead Britain out of the European Union with or without a deal by Halloween, will replace Theresa May as prime minister after winning the......
2019-07-23 23:30

Boris Johnson tells MPs it is their job to get Brexit done Boris Johnson has told MPs it is their job to get Brexit done, as the prime minister said he was "marginally more optimistic" about striking a new deal with the EU....
2019-08-27 08:45

Is Boris Johnson planning an election? There have been some key hints at the possibility of a general election in the autumnIt might not be welcome news for voters, let alone MPs, but the UK could be facing its third general election in little more than four years. With many pundits predi...
2019-08-09 20:30

'Not the Boris we're used to': Johnson's ruthlessly organised bid for PM Tory MPs ‘gobsmacked’ by lengths to which frontrunner’s team is going in attempt to win supportBoris Johnson’s campaign to be Britain’s next prime minister is being organised ruthlessly to limit his media appearances and minimise the potential for ga...
2019-06-10 00:15

Sir Kim Darroch latest: Jeremy Hunt blasts US President Donald Trump for 'disrespectful and wrong' comments amid ambassador spat Jeremy Hunt has criticised Donald Trump for making "disrespectful and wrong" comments amid a spat over the UK's ambassador to the US Sir Kim Darroch....
2019-07-09 22:45

Here's The UK's Next Prime Minister Boris Johnson Doing Sports Boris Johnson, a disheveled, dishonest, discombobulated clod, will be the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. He will do a bad job. He might be more capable as a sportsman, though that isn’t much consolation or compliment....
2019-07-24 00:30

U.K.'s Boris Johnson to Appear in Court Over Brexit Claims Boris Johnson, the leading candidate to become Britain’s next prime minister, has been ordered to appear in court over allegations of misconduct in office relating to claims he made around the Brexit referendum....
2019-05-29 20:45

UK: Boris Johnson vows to 'come down hard on crime' To crack down on violent crime, new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has pledged to introduce a series of tougher policing measures, more draconian sentencing practices, and new prisons....
2019-08-11 13:00

Boris Johnson Is Underpriced By the Financial Markets Sterling could well get a lift if the former Mayor of London becomes prime minister. International investors want clarity before they return to the U.K....
2019-06-11 11:00

Boris Johnson defensive, evasive, and favourite for No 10 Frontrunner comes under pressure over issues including tax cuts and IslamophobiaBoris Johnson has been forced on to the defensive in a fractious five-way Tory leadership debate, coming under pressure on issues from Islamophobia to his plan to cut tax...
2019-06-19 02:01

What to Know as Boris Johnson and Parliament Face Off on Brexit British lawmakers moved to prevent the prime minister from taking the country out of the European Union without a formal agreement, inching closer to new elections....
2019-09-04 14:45

Boris Johnson's cabinet cull: the departures so far As the new prime minister entered No 10, a succession of ministers headed for the exitsBoris Johnson appoints new government – live updatesOn a busy day for ministerial departures, these are the people who have left the government so far. Continue re...
2019-07-24 20:00

'I Don't Know What He Will Do': Europe Braces for Brexit With Boris Johnson Britain’s possible future prime minister both alarmed and charmed his European counterparts during his rocky tenure as foreign secretary. With the Brexit deadline looming, they are preparing for turbulence if Mr. Johnson wins....
2019-07-22 22:15

UK PM hopeful Stewart says he will not serve under Boris Johnson Rory Stewart, a contender to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said on Sunday he would not serve under Boris Johnson if the former London mayor won the leadership contest, and criticized him for refusing to debate his Brexit policy....
2019-06-16 13:45

Boris Johnson on How He Likes to Relax: Buses Boris Johnson is a British former car writer turned Conservative politician, who is likely to be the next Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. When reporter Ross Kempsell simply asked him what he liked to do to relax, the answer was long, rambling, ...
2019-06-27 18:45

German politicians in two minds about Boris Johnson International reactions to Boris Johnson becoming the UK's new prime minister have been mostly positive so far. But what do politicians and business leaders here in Germany think?...
2019-07-24 16:15

Tory rivals say there must be no 'coronation' for Boris Johnson Leadership candidates demand proper contest after reports of plan to make them withdrawTory leadership candidates have insisted there must be no unchallenged “coronation” for frontrunner Boris Johnson at the latest round of hustings.Senior cabinet mi...
2019-06-16 08:30

Boris Johnson Vows To "Get Brexit Done" on October 31 Boris Johnson vowed on Tuesday to "get Brexit done" by the twice-delayed October 31 deadline, after defeating Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt in the race to become next British premier....
2019-07-23 23:30

Boris Johnson Is Likely to Be Britain’s Next Prime Minister. Who Is He? Boris Johnson is all but certain to become Britain’s next Prime Minister next month, following the resignation of Theresa May. The race to succeed May as leader of the ruling Conservative Party is ongoing, but Johnson is the clear frontrunner a...
2019-06-21 23:45

Boris Johnson gets boost in race to become Britain's new PM Boris Johnson got a boost in his campaign to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday when one of his former rivals and EU supporter Matt Hancock backed him saying he was almost certain to win the contest....
2019-06-17 15:45

New UK PM Boris Johnson Says Brexit On October 31, "No Ifs Or Buts" Newly-installed British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday promised to deliver Brexit on October 31, "no ifs or buts", and prove wrong "the doubters, the doomsters, the gloomsters"....
2019-07-24 19:30

Britain’s Boris Johnson Renews Vow to Leave E.U. on Oct. 31 (LONDON) — British Prime Minister has renewed his vow to take the country out of the European Union by the Brexit deadline. Boris Johnson, writing in The Sun on Sunday and Sunday Express newspapers, is contradicting a government pledge in court...
2019-10-06 23:15

Boris Johnson to appear in court over misconduct claims MP summonsed to face accusations relating to comments made in run-up to EU referendumBoris Johnson is be summonsed to court to face accusations of misconduct in public office over comments made in the run-up to the EU referendum, a judge has ruled.Th...
2019-05-29 12:15

Germany's Merkel to meet Boris Johnson 'very, very soon' A no-deal Brexit would be in "nobody's interest," according to Angela Merkel's spokesman. But the German government is still preparing for that very possibility, and believes it "highly likely," leaked documents suggest....
2019-08-16 23:00

Boris Johnson row: 'It does make you question his mentality' Tory activists split as news of argument with partner knocks Brexit off top talking spotWhen thousands of Conservative party members booked their tickets to the first leadership hustings in Birmingham, most reasonably believed it would be dominated b...
2019-06-22 21:45

How Boris Johnson Can or Can’t Evade Parliament on Brexit U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who took office in July, says his plan to suspend Parliament in mid-September is a routine step bringing one legislative session to a close and allowing a new one to take up his policy agenda. Opponents, including s...
2019-08-29 20:00

Boris Johnson refuses to apologise for language about Jo Cox Prime minister avoids answering to MPs in Commons debate on inflammatory rhetoricFollow the latest political developments - liveBoris Johnson has declined to apologise for his language about Jo Cox and ducked a Commons debate on inflammatory rhetoric...
2019-09-26 17:00

Brexit: Boris Johnson says UK will break away like Hulk Boris Johnson has vowed that the UK will escape the EU's chains on October 31 just like the comic book hero if no new deal is reached. The British prime minister is due to hold fresh talks in Brussels on Monday....
2019-09-15 18:30

Boris Johnson's dad says he is 'proud' his son called him crusty Boris Johnson's father has described his "pride" at being called a "non-cooperative crusty" by his own son, as he addressed climate change activists....
2019-10-09 22:45

| Who blinks first? Boris Johnson's risky Brexit bet UK leadership race favourite Boris Johnson has gambled all on a risky Brexit strategy that he insists will take Britain out of Europe on favourable terms....
2019-07-23 18:30

Boris Johnson takes over for Theresa May as Britain’s PM The UK is ushering in a new era Wednesday as Boris Johnson enters 10 Downing St. with a promise to deliver Brexit by Oct. 31 with a government touted as a “cabinet for modern Britain.” The brash former mayor of London and foreign secretary is replaci...
2019-07-24 16:15

UK won't owe £39bn under no-deal Brexit, Boris Johnson to tell EU Boris Johnson is expected to tell EU boss Donald Tusk that Britain will only pay a quarter of its so-called Brexit divorce bill if the country leaves without a deal on 31 October....
2019-08-25 04:30

UK PM Boris Johnson To Suspend Parliament Until October 14 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced Wednesday that the suspension of parliament would be extended until October 14 -- just two weeks before the UK is set to leave the EU -- enraging......
2019-08-28 21:15

| UK's Boris Johnson under pressure to explain domestic 'row' Boris Johnson, the strong favourite to become Britain's next prime minister, came under pressure from figures in his own party on Sunday to explain reports of a domestic 'row' that led to a police visit....
2019-06-23 22:45

Boris Johnson will have us laughing all the way to the food bank | Will Self The dialectical relation between politics and comedy is taking us somewhere deeply unfunnyHello, I’ll be standing in for David Mitchell this week, and Stewart Lee next. I’d like to apologise for this in advance: regular readers of this column have be...
2019-08-25 17:00

What if Parliament Voted Out Boris Johnson, but He Refused to Go? Scholars say it has been more than a century since Britain’s constitution — a medley of laws and customs, many but not all of them written — has come under such strain....
2019-08-14 21:45

The real Boris Johnson: politician or journalist? The Tory leadership hopeful has long attempted to hold down careers in both politics and journalism. As he hopes to take over as prime minister, his biographers Sonia Purnell and Andrew Gimson look at what his career in newspapers says about his char...
2019-07-16 06:45

| WATCH | Oops! Has Boris Johnson been replaced? Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office has released a video that clumsily tries to edit out a gaffe where he calls the British prime minister the wrong name. WATCH NOW....
2019-09-10 01:30

Boris Johnson Says U.K. Supreme Court ‘Was Wrong’ A day after the Supreme Court reversed Boris Johnson’s suspension of Parliament, his critics clashed angrily with the government over Brexit and other issues....
2019-09-26 00:15

Boris Johnson's brother Jo resigns from UK government Jo Johnson, the brother of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, announced that he was resigning as a member of Parliament and government minister, saying he was "torn between family loyalty and the national interest."...
2019-09-06 05:15

Boris Johnson booed by protesters in Luxembourg British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was loudly booed by protesters shouting “Shame on you!” — forcing him to abandon a planned press briefing with an angry Luxembourg PM Xavier Bettel. “We need written proposals and time is ticking. So stop speaking...
2019-09-16 23:30

Why Boris Johnson Lost His Bid for a New Election Before Brexit U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson was dealt two harsh rebukes in a showdown with Parliament this week over his plans to take a hard line in Brexit negotiations with the E.U. First, a “rebel alliance” of opposition lawmakers and members of...
2019-09-05 13:45

Boris Johnson ‘might never enter No 10’ if MPs withdraw support Constitutional experts say new Tory leader could be blocked from becoming prime minister without a Commons majorityBoris Johnson could be stopped from becoming prime minister even if he is elected as the new Conservative leader, two of Britain’s lead...
2019-06-30 13:45

Boris Johnson suffers major setback British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives are now down to a one seat majority. The results of a Welsh by-election will make life difficult for Johnson....
2019-08-02 10:30

Boris Johnson Set To Suspend UK Parliament From October 8 To 14 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson intends to ask for parliament to be suspended from October 8 to 14, his Downing Street office said Wednesday, after a previous attempt was ruled unlawful....
2019-10-03 07:00

Boris Johnson set to become next UK PM as Conservatives announce new leader Boris Johnson is expected to be elected leader of Britain's governing Conservative Party and the country's next prime minister on Tuesday, tasked with following through on his "do or die" pledge to deliver Brexit in just over three months time....
2019-07-23 06:30

Boris Johnson: Brexit needs greater optimism On a visit to Scotland, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he hopes to end negativity about leaving the European Union and focus on new opportunities. (Sept. 6)        ...
2019-09-06 23:15

Boris Johnson is expected to be named Britain's next PM Boris Johnson is expected to be elected leader of Britain's governing Conservative Party and the next prime minister on Tuesday, tasked with following through on his "do or die" pledge to deliver Brexit in just over three months time....
2019-07-23 12:45

The reason why Europe isn't that scared of Boris Johnson European leaders know that a no-deal Brexit would wreak havoc in their countries as well as in Britain. But they're far from entering panic mode over the latest threats from Boris Johnson....
2019-08-12 06:30

Analysis: Boris Johnson is holding himself hostage When launching his bid to take over as the UK's Prime Minister back in June, Boris Johnson said he wanted to do two things: get Brexit done and unite the country....
2019-10-05 23:45

Does Boris Johnson’s government have a women problem? With a resolutely male inner circle and the sacking of four female aides, it’s no surprise that accusations of misogyny have been levelled by the opposition. The question is whether it makes a difference at the ballot boxSonia Khan seemed exactly the...
2019-09-05 08:15

Who is Boris Johnson, Brexit champion and likely British PM? A penchant for gaffes, extramarital affairs and fanning the flames of euroskepticism: Meet the man who is likely to become Britain's next leader. Paola Totaro reports from London....
2019-07-23 10:00

PM Boris Johnson Rallies Party With Vow To "Get Brexit Done" After a bruising week, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson entered the warm embrace of his Conservative party's annual conference on Sunday vowing to "get Brexit done"....
2019-09-29 20:00

Boris Johnson Says U.K. Is Offering Brexit Compromise to E.U. (MANCHESTER, England) –– Britain has sent its proposals for a Brexit deal to leaders of the European Union, with Prime Minister Boris Johnson urging “rapid negotiations towards a solution.” The proposals submitted on Wednesday...
2019-10-03 07:00

The end of May: are we headed for Boris Johnson as prime minister? Theresa May appears to have entered the final phase of her leadership, with rivals waiting to pounce on the chance to succeed her. Patrick Wintour lays out the route ahead but can anyone stop the clear favourite? Also today: Claire Armitstead on the ...
2019-05-24 08:30

What Boris Johnson’s filthy car tells us about the aspiring PM Photographs of his Toyota are a still life of slovenliness, but are the cartons, crumbs and crumpled clothes a sign of a muddled mind?It might prove to be the most relatable thing about the Tory leadership hopeful Boris Johnson. The photographs of hi...
2019-06-19 17:00

Boris Johnson Tipped to Become the U.K.’s Next Prime Minister (LONDON) — Britain’s governing Conservative Party is set to reveal Tuesday the identity of the country’s next prime minister, with Brexit hardliner Boris Johnson the strong favorite to get the job. Party officials will announce whet...
2019-07-23 13:45

Boris Johnson faces raucous Parliament An unrepentant Prime Minister Boris Johnson dared his foes to try to topple him at a raucous session of Parliament, a day after Britain's highest court ruled he acted illegally in suspending the body ahead of the Brexit deadline. (Sept. 25)  ...
2019-09-26 10:30

Boris Johnson Is Defiant as U.K. Parliament Reconvenes After a stinging Supreme Court defeat, the prime minister came out fighting on Brexit. He also infuriated some lawmakers by invoking the memory of Jo Cox, a Brexit opponent....
2019-09-26 12:00

'No Impropriety': Boris Johnson On His Relationship With US Businesswoman British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday there had been no impropriety in his relationship with a U.S. businesswoman which is now subject to a possible misconduct investigation....
2019-10-01 15:00

| Boris Johnson launches campaign to become next British PM Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to replace Theresa May as Britain's prime minister, launched his digital campaign to become the Conservative Party leader, coinciding with the visit of "friend" Donald Trump....
2019-06-03 16:30

Opinion: Boris Johnson's clowning glory The UK got the news on Tuesday that Boris Johnson is the next Tory party leader and is now set to become the country's new prime minister. Rob Mudge asks how it could all go so horribly wrong....
2019-07-23 15:30

Who is Boris Johnson, Britain's next prime minister? A penchant for gaffes, extramarital affairs and fanning the flames of euroskepticism: Meet the man who is set to become Britain's next leader. Paola Totaro reports from London....
2019-07-23 15:30

Boris Johnson's father says there is a 'master plan' CNN's Bianca Nobilo spoke to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's father, Stanley Johnson, who says his son is the right leader to handle Brexit and still maintain a relationship with the EU....
2019-10-05 11:15

No apologies: MPs' fury as Boris Johnson goes on the attack PM rejects pleas to moderate his ‘inflammatory’ language after supreme court defeatAn unrepentant Boris Johnson has sparked a furious backlash after he repeated his criticism of the supreme court judgment, and rejected MPs’ pleas to moderate his “inf...
2019-09-26 04:15

How well do Boris Johnson's claims stack up against reality? Tory leadership favourite could be party leader and PM in just over three weeks’ timeDespite enduring a tumultuous week, Boris Johnson remains the overwhelming favourite to become the next Conservative leader, and thus prime minister, in just over th...
2019-06-28 20:15

What a no-deal Brexit is, and how Boris Johnson could push for one Oct. 31 Here’s what you need to know about how the U.K. got to where it is now, what a no-deal Brexit is and how opposition parties are continuing to fight it....
2019-08-30 06:15

Boris Johnson elected new Tory leader Former foreign secretary will succeed Theresa May as Britain’s next prime minister after beating Jeremy HuntBoris Johnson wins Tory leadership - liveTory leadership election: full resultsBoris Johnson will become Britain’s next prime minister after b...
2019-07-23 14:15

Donald Trump’s ‘peace agreement’ is a betrayal of Afghanistan and its people | Simon Tisdall This cut-and-run policy will leave the country trapped in a conflict with the Taliban and fail the casualties of warIf Donald Trump has his way a “peace agreement” in Afghanistan will be finalised in the coming days. It’s a sure bet the US president ...
2019-08-20 06:00

Police Respond to Altercation Between Boris Johnson and His Girlfriend A neighbor called the police when Johnson, who is favored to become Britain’s next prime minister, was heard shouting at his girlfriend, a newspaper reported....
2019-06-22 02:00

Brexit: Ireland doubts Boris Johnson can do a deal with EU The UK prime minister has said he is "cautiously optimistic" he can thrash out an agreement with the EU. But his Irish counterpart insists the gulf between Brussels and Britain is still "very wide."...
2019-09-14 12:00

+++ Boris Johnson becomes prime minister — live updates +++ Boris Johnson is assuming control of Britain, taking over from Theresa May. The day's proceedings will start with one final Prime Minister's Questions session for Theresa May Follow the latest here....
2019-07-24 13:45

Boris Johnson and younger gal pal get into wild fight: report BoJo may need to work on his mojo. British pol Boris Johnson — the UK bookies’ favorite to replace Theresa May as prime minister — got into a nasty beef early Friday with his much younger, live-in gal pal, according to reports from the UK. Cops...
2019-06-22 01:45

Boris Johnson could be forced out as UK Prime Minister next week British Prime Minister Boris Johnson could be forced out of office next week as opposition lawmakers try to join forces to replace him with an interim administration in order to secure another Brexit delay....
2019-09-29 11:30

Boris Johnson: no deal would mean UK did not owe Brexit divorce bill PM says keeping £39bn is not threat but ‘reality’ before meeting with Donald TuskBoris Johnson has said the £39bn Brexit divorce bill would not “strictly speaking” be owed to Brussels in full in the event of no deal, insisting: “It’s not a threat. It...
2019-08-25 17:00

Boris Johnson Plays a Shameless Game With Merkel No. 10’s hysterical briefings on the lack of a Brexit deal are all aimed at making Brussels look like the guilty party in the eyes of British voters....
2019-10-09 00:30

What Has Boris Johnson Sacrificed For Good Of UK? "Higher Wage", He Says Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to become Britain's next prime minister, stumbled on Friday when asked if he had ever set his own self-interest aside in his career, saying he had sacrificed a bigger......
2019-07-06 05:15

Boris Johnson to attend leadership hustings after row with partner Questions over ex-foreign secretary’s private life dominate battle for No 10Boris Johnson will attend Tory leadership hustings while embroiled in a scandal after police were called to his home after a loud altercation with his partner.The Guardian re...
2019-06-22 14:45

| Boris Johnson rallies party for Brexit fight Embattled British Prime Minister Boris Johnson gathers his Conservative party on Sunday for what could be its final conference before an election, with the gathering set to be dominated by Brexit....
2019-09-29 16:30

Boris Johnson’s Government Says Parliament Will Be Suspended Until Mid-October LONDON — Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government has confirmed it will suspend the U.K. Parliament later Monday until Oct. 14. Spokesman James Slack says Parliament will be prorogued, or suspended, at the close of the day’s busine...
2019-09-09 17:00

Brussels calls out UK's Boris Johnson over fishy anecdote The EU has accused UK leadership hopeful Boris Johnson of fake news over his complaint that "Brussels bureaucrats" made life hard for smoked herring sellers. It emerged that the rules were made by the UK, and not the EU....
2019-07-19 02:30

Boris Johnson fibre plan needs much work, industry says The UK broadband industry has responded to boasts by Prime Minister Boris Johnson that the country will get full fibre coverage by 2025.Key figures in the industry have said that this target is only achievable if the government eliminates several bar...
2019-08-05 19:45

It'll take superpowers to unseat Boris Johnson. This comic book fan says he's got them No sitting British prime minister has ever been unseated in a general election. But Boris Johnson's majority halved during the last election, and an ambitious young immigrant and political newcomer is hoping to beat the odds and make history....
2019-08-30 13:15

Even Boris Johnson's dog wants out as PM keeps up losing streak | John Crace The prime minister skips parliament and misses his seventh defeat in seven votesAfter the previous night’s toxic debate in which Boris Johnson had set yet another new low for standards in public life – hard to believe, but even sociopaths can have a ...
2019-09-26 22:45

Boris Johnson: ‘I Love Europe’ and Here Is My Plan to Leave It The swift, negative response of Irish officials to the plan by the British prime minister suggested that it would not draw the two sides any closer to an amicable divorce....
2019-10-03 06:30

Dominic Raab throws support behind Boris Johnson Dominic Raab tells the BBC he is backing Boris Johnson in the Conservative party leadership contest. Mr Raab was knocked out of the second round of the contest....
2019-06-19 18:45

Boris Johnson met with chorus of ‘Resign!’ at re-opened Parliament Britain’s leader Boris Johnson flew home early from New York to face a re-opened Parliament Wednesday — and was met with a raucous chorus of “Resign!” from rival politicians. The Prime Minister was repeatedly jeered in the hou...
2019-09-26 02:15

Brexitcast questions Steve Barclay on Boris Johnson Boris Johnson has been criticised for making inaccurate claims during a speech at the final Conservative Hustings - supporter Steve Barclay responds....
2019-07-19 13:30

If Boris Johnson gets his Brexit, it may break the United Kingdom On Tuesday, the British pound dropped to its lowest level in two years, a reaction to growing alarm over the likelihood of Johnson’s government crashing Britain out of Europe in a “no-deal” Brexit....
2019-07-31 19:30

Boris Johnson's 5 most urgent tasks as UK prime minister Incoming Prime Minister Boris Johnson will have scant time to settle in to his new job. The UK's challenges and tasks are many and formidable, to say the least. So what is on his to-do list?...
2019-07-24 13:45

Boris Johnson's latest Brexit move looks doomed already Boris Johnson has embarked on his first foreign trip as British Prime Minister, as part of his attempt to make the European Union shift its position on Brexit....
2019-08-21 16:30

Parliament hands Boris Johnson another Brexit defeat UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday failed to force a snap election amid the growing crisis over Brexit — before preparing to suspend Parliament for more than a month. The move came hours after the Queen gave her royal thumbs up to a law that w...
2019-09-10 05:30

| WATCH: Leave EU by October 31 or pay the price: Boris Johnson Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson advanced on the prize of Britain's top political job in the second round of a contest to replace Prime Minister Theresa May. WATCH NOW....
2019-06-19 19:30

MPs Return To UK Parliament After Top Court Ruling Against Boris Johnson British MPs returned to parliament on Wednesday following a momentous Supreme Court ruling that struck down Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to suspend the house weeks before the Brexit......
2019-09-25 20:45

An unrepentant Boris Johnson faces raucous Parliament An unrepentant Prime Minister Boris Johnson is brushing off cries of “Resign!” and daring the political opposition to try to topple him at a raucous session of Parliament....
2019-09-25 21:45

Boris Johnson To Name Dominic Cummings As Adviser: Report Incoming British prime minister Boris Johnson will bring in Dominic Cummings, the controversial head of the 2016 Brexit campaign, as a senior adviser, a source close to Johnson said on Wednesday...
2019-07-24 16:15

Boris Johnson to face UK lawmakers as he returns to Parliament Lawmakers returned to work on Wednesday after a momentous ruling by the United Kingdom's highest court that found Prime Minister Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament to be unlawful....
2019-09-25 17:00

Boris Johnson loses majority in UK Parliament after MP defects British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has lost his working majority after a Conservative Party lawmaker defected to another party amid the Brexit crisis....
2019-09-04 12:45

David Cameron Says Boris Johnson ‘Didn’t Believe’ in Brexit After three years of relative silence, the former prime minister apologized for the outcome of the Brexit referendum but said he did not regret letting voters decide....
2019-09-15 22:30

Boris Johnson challenged by Labour over climate science Rebecca Long-Bailey questions how much authority the government has on issueBoris Johnson has been challenged by Labour to clearly disavow his previous denial of climate science, after several other Conservative leadership hopefuls said they accepted...
2019-06-05 23:45

Opinion: Boris Johnson in Brussels — visibly invisible Boris Johnson's ubiquity these days can be tiresome. But as a newspaper hack in Brussels he preferred to keep a low profile. Jim Gibbons recounts the many faces of the man who could be the UK's next prime minister....
2019-07-20 08:45

Boris Johnson calls for routine prorogation of Parliament With parliament needing to be prorogued before any new legislative launch, known as a Queen's Speech, the government has requested a much shorter suspension than the five weeks previously requested....
2019-10-02 23:01

Fight For British PM Job Now Between Boris Johnson And Jermy Hunt Fervent Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson and foreign minister Jeremy Hunt emerged on Thursday as the only two candidates left in the race to become British prime minister, with the flamboyant Johnson......
2019-06-20 23:30

Boris Johnson’s Brexit speech: preparing for an election Boris Johnson used his first leader’s speech at the Conservative party conference to set up a new phase of negotiations with the EU and an election confrontation with Jeremy Corbyn. Plus: Jim Waterson on Prince Harry, privacy and the mediaBoris Johns...
2019-10-03 11:00

Boris Johnson 'cautious' ahead of Brexit talks with EU Salmon, snails, and the Irish backstop were on the menu as UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson met European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg. Johnson has said he has no appetite for a Brexit delay....
2019-09-16 14:00

UK PM Boris Johnson dares opposition to vote no-confidence The prime minister challenged the opposition to vote no-confidence in the government. Members of parliament were meeting for the first time in two weeks following an "unlawful" suspension of parliament ruling....
2019-09-26 11:00

Boris Johnson dismisses allegations of relationship with US businesswoman British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has insisted there was "no interest to declare" amid allegations he had a relationship with the American businesswoman Jennifer Arcuri during the time he served as the Mayor of London....
2019-09-30 23:30

Boris Johnson Takes Another Step Closer to U.K. Leadership Boris Johnson will face Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt in the final round of the race to find a new Conservative Party leader—and British prime minister. Mr. Johnson, the former foreign secretary, is the favorite to win....
2019-06-20 21:30

| Boris Johnson challenges misconduct summons in court Former foreign minister Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to replace Theresa May as Britain's prime minister, challenged a lawsuit accusing him of knowingly lying during the Brexit referendum campaign....
2019-06-07 15:15

U.S. Businesswoman Admitted Affair With Boris Johnson, U.K. Report Says The woman, Jennifer Arcuri, reportedly told friends that she was having an affair with Mr. Johnson when he was mayor, deepening the scandal as he tries to navigate an impasse over Brexit....
2019-09-29 12:00

| WATCH | Here is UK PM Boris Johnson's new Brexit plan at a glance British Prime Minister Boris Johnson met his senior ministers before setting out on a delicate mission to convince sceptical EU leaders to back his new Brexit plan....
2019-10-03 15:00

Boris Johnson says hair-gate is ‘beyond satire’. Here goes… | Stewart Lee Team Johnson quickly moved their man on to French-kissing a dog after his domestic row. But did the dog give consent?I had this week’s column nailed by Tuesday teatime, 36 hours ahead of the deadline. Boris Piccaninny Watermelon Letterbox Cake Bumboy...
2019-06-30 13:45

Boris Johnson 'confident' EU will back down in Brexit talks PM says ‘backstop just doesn’t work’ in run-up to meetings with Merkel and MacronBoris Johnson has claimed that EU leaders will change their positions and allow the UK to scrap the Brexit backstop in the withdrawal agreement.As the prime minister pre...
2019-08-20 06:00

Can Jeremy Hunt possibly beat Boris Johnson? Dirty tricks allegations are still reverberating around Westminster, after Michael Gove was knocked out of the leadership race by the knife-edge margin of just two votes....
2019-06-21 17:15

EU rejects Boris Johnson request to remove backstop Johnson says MPs who claim they can prevent no deal are to blame for hardline EU responseAll the day’s Brexit and politics news – live The European Union has rebuffed Boris Johnson’s attempts to tear up the Irish backstop, in a coordinated response t...
2019-08-20 20:30

Who is Boris Johnson's 'close friend' Jessica Arcuri? Boris Johnson has repeatedly refused to answer questions over allegations that he granted thousands of pounds of public money to "close friend" Jessica Arcuri....
2019-09-26 23:15

SNP's Ian Blackford calls Boris Johnson 'racist' – video Boris Johnson has been labelled 'racist' in the House of Commons by the Scottish National party's Westminster leader, who said the Conservative leadership frontrunner was 'unfit' to be prime minister. Ian Blackford asked Theresa May if she agreed wit...
2019-06-19 15:45

Would "Rather Be Dead In A Ditch" Than Delay Brexit: UK's Boris Johnson British Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised on Thursday he would never delay Britain's exit from the European Union, due on October 31, saying he would rather be "dead in a ditch" than do so....
2019-09-06 13:15

UK's Boris Johnson talks Brexit in Northern Ireland The British prime minister's Brexit policy has divided Northern Ireland's main political parties. He wants to take the UK out of the EU without a Brexit deal if Brussels refuses to drop the controversial Irish backstop....
2019-07-31 19:30

Unlawful: the supreme court stuns Boris Johnson Philippe Sands QC on the decision by the supreme court to rule against the government on the suspension of parliament. Plus: Shoshana Zuboff on how to fight back against surveillance capitalismAs Boris Johnson prepared to give a speech at the UN in N...
2019-09-25 11:00

Gordon Brown: 'Boris Johnson could be UK's last prime minister' Ex-PM says Johnson’s anti-Europe conservatism is seen in Scotland as anti-ScottishFollow the latest political developments – liveBoris Johnson could be the UK’s last prime minister, Gordon Brown has warned, after the Conservative leadership frontrunn...
2019-07-18 18:15

Boris Johnson Picks His Top Team for Brexit Battle Incoming U.K. prime minister Boris Johnson began assembling his team before formally taking power, a lineup that signals he is preparing an all-out push to fulfill his pledge to take the U.K. out of the EU within months....
2019-07-24 14:01

Boris Johnson 'not bluffing' about quitting EU on 31 October with no deal Tory favourite also hits out at Theresa May for ‘computer says no’ approach to governmentBoris Johnson has claimed he is not bluffing over his commitment to take the UK out of the EU on 31 October with or without a deal and has criticised Theresa May...
2019-07-07 16:15

What Boris Johnson’s Defeat in the U.K. Supreme Court Means On Sept. 24, the U.K. Supreme Court handed down its most politically explosive judgment in its almost ten years of existence. No one could confidently predict which way it would go, right up until the last moment. Then, as Lady Hale, the Court’...
2019-09-25 21:45

EU won't negotiate on Boris Johnson's Brexit plan, says Dutch PM Mark Rutte says Tory frontrunner will have to abandon pledge to get rid of Irish backstopBoris Johnson as prime minister would have to dump his pledge to get rid of the Irish backstop and then change the British government’s red lines for there to be...
2019-06-20 14:15

Britain Must Leave EU By October 31 Or Pay The Price: Boris Johnson Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to be Britain's prime minister, repeated his pledge on Tuesday that he would take the United Kingdom out of the European Union by October 31, saying otherwise the......
2019-06-19 07:30

Why Carrie Symonds is the embodiment of the Boris Johnson brand Greenish and economically rightwing, No 10’s first live-in girlfriend is recognisable to many young Tories, and legitimises Johnson as a lustful law unto himselfCarrie Symonds is not some ingenue blond playmate of a rich and powerful older man. It is...
2019-08-01 16:00

The Londoner: Boris Johnson prosecutor's £200,000 debt Marcus Ball says he's "totally f***ed" if his campaign fails/ Liz Truss calls for a different kind of Nanny state/ Pixie Geldof and Lara Stone are over the moon...
2019-07-12 17:45

Boris Johnson wins most second round votes on path to become UK PM Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, won the most votes cast in the second round of voting for Conservative Party leader on Tuesday, with four other candidates also getting through....
2019-06-18 19:45

Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson advances on Britain's top job Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson advanced on the prize of Britain's top political job on Tuesday, winning 126 votes in the second round of a contest to replace Prime Minister Theresa May....
2019-06-18 19:45

Brexit: Does Boris Johnson's track record explain the man? With his decision to suspend Parliament Boris Johnson has sounded the bell for the endgame on Brexit. But will the UK's gaffe-prone prime minister get through it all unscathed?...
2019-08-29 14:15

Britain's Boris Johnson Set For PM Job, Beset By Brexit Crisis Boris Johnson is set to win the race Tuesday to become Britain's next prime minister and use his brand of optimism and bluster to try to break the three-year Brexit impasse....
2019-07-23 13:15

Labour still doesn’t take the threat of Boris Johnson seriously | Zoe Williams Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership is more defined by its opposition to New Labour than to the ConservativesJeremy Corbyn’s support among Labour members has collapsed, according to polling for the Times: nearly two-fifths of them would like to see the leader...
2019-07-23 07:15

Boris Johnson’s Irish ‘Pathway’ Is Full of Holes Despite Varadkar’s warm words and the tunneling of talks, it’s still up to the Brits to give ground. That won’t be easy to get by Johnson’s supporters. ...
2019-10-11 14:15

How Boris Johnson Lost His Legislative Majority, And What It Means When Britain's Parliament convened for the first time following a summer recess Tuesday, Prime Minister Boris Johnson had a working majority of one. Roughly eight hours later, it was gone - making the......
2019-09-05 05:45