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Upstart Rory Stewart takes on UK Tory favorite Boris Johnson

Jun. 12, 2019 2:11 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The populist and the pragmatist: of the 10 candidates running to become Britain's next prime minister, they're the ones generating most of the buzz. The populist is former Boris Johnson, who ran London as mayor for eight years until 2016 and then became Britain's foreign secretary until his...

Pomp, parade marks Queen Elizabeth II's official birthday

Jun. 8, 2019 9:35 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II marked her official birthday Saturday with the annual Trooping the Color parade, a traditional display of British pageantry at its very best. About 1,400 soldiers in ceremonial scarlet coats and bearskin hats marched past the queen in a ceremony on Horse Guards Parade in...

The Latest: May gives draft of Atlantic Charter to Trump

Jun. 3, 2019 11:53 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Europe (all times local): 10:30 p.m. British Prime Minister Theresa May is giving President Donald Trump a gift that underscores the trans-Atlantic special relationship — and the international order the president often derides. May and...

Trump family to get red-carpet royal treatment on UK visit

Jun. 2, 2019 12:03 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — It's a unique odd couple: A 93-year-old sovereign who has made a point of keeping her opinions to herself during her long reign is hosting a 72-year-old reality TV star-turned-president who tweets his uncensored thoughts daily to 60 million followers. For Queen Elizabeth II, Britain's...

On eve of UK visit, Trump backs Boris Johnson, dings duchess

May. 31, 2019 6:39 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is wading into the United Kingdom's political maelstrom days before he is set to embark on his first state visit there, saying Boris Johnson would make an "excellent" prime minister and calling Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, "nasty." In an interview Friday with the...

Report: Pilot saw flash just before Alaska midair collision

May. 22, 2019 4:15 PM EDT

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A pilot saw a flash on his left side just before his plane collided with another plane in Alaska, killing six people, according to a preliminary accident report released Wednesday. The two planes carrying Alaska cruise ship passengers were returning from a flightseeing tour of...

Wool wrap for royal baby suggests tradition will win out

May. 8, 2019 3:10 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor slept through his first press conference, but royal experts say the merino wool wrap in which he snuggled said a lot about how his parents, Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, will approach his future. Meghan, a former TV star, is known for...

Hello, Archie! Meghan and Harry name son Archie Harrison

May. 8, 2019 2:11 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Tired but beaming, new parents Meghan and Prince Harry presented their 2-day-old son to the world as he slumbered Wednesday and also revealed his name: Archie. The royal couple, known as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex since their marriage not quite a year ago, said the full name of the child...

The Latest: Meghan, Harry name baby son Archie Harrison

May. 8, 2019 12:04 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the royal baby (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Prince Harry and Meghan have named their son Archie. Buckingham Palace says that the baby's full name is Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. The palace made the announcement hours after the couple posed with the two-day-old for the...

The Latest: George Clooney hopes media 'kinder' to Meghan

May. 8, 2019 8:01 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the royal baby (all times local): 1 p.m. George Clooney says the media should "be a little kinder" to Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, after she gave birth to a baby boy. Clooney has told The Associated Press at the Hollywood premiere of his movie "Catch 22" that the media...