Theresa May 'promises to get Tories out of the mess she created'

Lawmakers added that there were no dissenting voices at the meeting and that the last thing Britain needed was another election or leadership race. During the campaign, May cast herself as the only leader competent enough to navigate the tortuous Brexit negotiations that will shape the future of the United Kingdom and its $2.5 trillion economy.

Fellow Republicans press Donald Trump about Comey tapes

Sessions was allowed to keep his job, and simply promised to " recuse himself " from any case involving Russian Federation - a promise he swiftly broke when he advised Trump to fire Comey in the middle of the Russian Federation investigation.

Jeff Sessions To Appear Before Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday

Jeff Sessions To Appear Before Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday

Attorney General Jeff Sessions was in for sharp questioning by senators on the Senate Intelligence committee Tuesday. Sessions recused himself from a federal investigation into contacts between Russia and the Trump campaign after acknowledging that he had met twice a year ago with the Russian ambassador to the US.

New poll finds Labour has six-point lead over Conservatives

Theresa May and Boris Johnson at the first Cabinet meeting after the United Kingdom election. Her only chance of an overall working majority is with the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP ), a fringe political party in Northern Ireland , which is demanding a package of measures on finance in return for support in Parliament.

United Kingdom says Brexit talks to go ahead as scheduled

The turmoil started when May chose to hold snap elections to gain more seats for her party, which already had majority in parliament, to strengthen her position in the upcoming Brexit talks scheduled for June 19. Former shadow business secretary Chuka Umunna said Ms May would need cross-party support "beyond the DUP" in order to get the best possible deal for the whole of the UK.

Zille's tweets costing DA support of black constituency

Zille's tweets costing DA support of black constituency

Despite the suspension from party activities, Zille has remained Premier because of the separation between party and provincial government. Maimane said Zille's tweets and some comments that followed were offensive to many people and her willingness to admit wrong sets her apart from many others in politics he said.