Biden shrugs off age chatter, pledges medical disclosures

World / Politics Sep 14, 2019

Biden shrugs off age chatter, pledges medical disclosures

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is shrugging off thinly veiled criticism from younger rivals that he is too old for the Oval Office. The 76-year-old former vice president told reporters Friday that he'll prove his fitness through the campaign, even asking one questioner jokingly: "You ...

Johnson suspends U.K. Parliament after latest Brexit defeat

World / Politics Sep 10, 2019

Johnson suspends U.K. Parliament after latest Brexit defeat

The simmering showdown between Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Britain's Parliament over Brexit came to a head as lawmakers delivered three defeats to the government's plans for leaving the European Union, before being sent home early Tuesday for a contentious five-week suspension of the ...