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Boris Johnson is new UK Foreign Minister

The Rt Hon George Osborne MP has resigned from government", a Downing Street statement said on Wednesday evening. "I was in NY and some photographers were trying to take a picture of me and a girl walked down the pavement towards me and she stopped and she said, 'Gee is that Trump?' It was one of the worst moments".


Nice Death Toll Rises as France Mourns Deadly Truck Attack

Nice Death Toll Rises as France Mourns Deadly Truck Attack

No terror groups have taken credit for the attack, although ISIS-linked social media accounts have praised it. Al Qaeda has previously called on sympathizers to use trucks and cars to kill innocent civilians. The French leader met with security officials in the Elysee palace to consider what to do next. IS has repeatedly singled out France as a prime target for its military action against the group in Iraq and Syria, and hundreds of jihadists have left France to fight in its ranks.



Boris Johnson BOOED at French Embassy after singing national anthem

Germany has urged new British Prime Minister Theresa May Thursday to swiftly apply for an exit from the European Union. For one, there is a list of Boris blunders that have riled people on the worldwide stage: Calling US President Barack Obama a "half-Kenyan" and Hillary Clinton a "sadistic nurse in a mental hospital"; penning a rude poem about Turkish president Erdogan; making a wild claim about China during the 2008 Beijing Olympics.


Owen Smith suspends Labour leadership launch after Nice attacks

Owen Smith suspends Labour leadership launch after Nice attacks

Opponents of Jeremy Corbyn have accused the Labour leader of failing to protect them from intimidation, as a second MP launched a challenge for the leadership. His challengers needs the backing of 51 MPs or MEPs - 20% of the Parliamentary party - to stand. In addition, those signing up as supporters to get a vote will now have to pay £25 instead of the £3 that was charged last summer, when Jeremy Corbyn was elected.



Russian citizen and Russian expat presumably killed in Nice attack - foreign ministry

A forensic officer stands near a van with its windscreen riddled with bullets that plowed through a crowd of revelers who'd gathered to watch the fireworks in the French resort city of Nice. France had put intense security in place for Euro 2016, the worldwide soccer tournament that just ended. No major attacks occurred during the event.


Britain Set to Have Its Second Female Prime Minister

Britain Set to Have Its Second Female Prime Minister

The final vote is in the hands of 150,000 Conservative Party members. Gove was eliminated and the two women now have the chance to become the country's next prime minister. While May was a lukewarm Remain campaigner, eurosceptic Leadsom enjoys support from many in the Conservative party who campaigned to leave the EU.