Boris Johnson takes strong lead in race for next U.K. leader

World / Politics Jun 14, 2019

Boris Johnson takes strong lead in race for next U.K. leader

The flamboyant, divisive Boris Johnson took a commanding lead Thursday in the contest to become Britain's next prime minister, winning by far the largest share of support in the first round of voting by Conservative Party lawmakers. Johnson, a former foreign secretary and leading Brexit ...

Putin says Russia hasn't meddled in U.S. vote and never will

World / Politics Jun 7, 2019

Putin says Russia hasn't meddled in U.S. vote and never will

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday reaffirmed his staunch denial that his government meddled in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, adding that Moscow has no intention of interfering in any future votes, either. Speaking in response to a question from The Associated Press during a ...