May's deal 'only agreement possible' for orderly Brexit: Barnier
The Brexit deal negotiated by Theresa May is the only one possible for an orderly withdrawal from the EU, the bloc's chief negotiator Michel Barnier said Friday as the race to succeed the British prime minister hots up.
Top Tory leadership candidate admits having taken cocaine
One of the leading contenders to replace Theresa May as Britain's next prime minister has admitted to using cocaine two decades ago. Environment Secretary Michael Gove, who is among the frontrunners to succeed May after she resigned as Conservative Party leader on Friday, said he regretted it. "About 20 years ago before I was married,…
Trump vows 'phenomenal' trade deal with outgoing British PM
US President Donald Trump promised a "phenomenal" post-Brexit trade deal with Britain as he met outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May Tuesday to boost their frayed alliance against a backdrop of political turmoil.
Trump turns from pomp to politics with Britain's May
US President Donald Trump turns from pomp and ceremony to politics and business on Tuesday as he meets Prime Minister Theresa May on the second day of a state visit expected to be accompanied by mass protests.
Queen Elizabeth throws lavish state banquet for Trump
Queen Elizabeth II threw a lavish banquet for US President Donald Trump after he kicked off his three-day state visit to Britain on Monday by weighing in on Brexit. The Trump dynasty sat down to dinner with the British royal family in the Buckingham Palace ballroom, mingling with British political leaders and industry chiefs from…
UK leadership hopefuls vow to succeed where May failed on Brexit
The race to become Britain's next premier opened Saturday with an array of hopefuls promising to succeed where Theresa May failed and finally pull the divided country out of the EU. But European leaders insisted they had made their final offer during months or acrimonious talks that produced an unpopular compromise for which May ended…
Boris Johnson: Ruthless ambition behind bumbling facade
Instantly recognisable with his mop of blonde hair, Boris Johnson's bumbling but breezy attitude earned him a string of improbable political victories...
Pound wobbles as May resigns
The British pound wobbled Friday after Prime Minister Theresa May announced her resignation, while stock markets mostly rebounded as US President Donald Trump offered an "olive branch" to China in their trade war, dealers said.
EU says May resignation changes nothing in Brexit talks
The European Union said Friday that Prime Minister Theresa May's resignation does nothing to change its position on the Brexit withdrawal deal that its members agreed with Britain.