Biden’s UK visit puts focus back on ties

Hosting US president, Johnson will stress special bond but priorities likely to differ Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson gives an update on the coronavirus Covid-19 pandemic during a virtual press conference inside the new Downing Street Briefing Room in central London on May 14, 2021. (Matt Dunham / POOL /...

Boris Johnson faces probe over luxury holiday to Caribbean

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson reacts as he leaves Jacksons Wharf pub in Hartlepool, northeast England on May 7, 2021. (PHOTO / AFP) Prime Minister Boris Johnson is being investigated by the UK Parliament’s standards regulator amid claims he may have broken the rules on declaring a luxury holiday to...

Scotland’s future casts shadow over Johnson’s election win

First Minister and SNP party leader Nicola Sturgeon celebrates after retaining her seat for Glasgow Southside at the count for the Scottish Parliamentary Elections in Glasgow, ScotlandMay 7, 2021. (JANE BARLOW/PA VIA AP) British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is celebrating triumphant early results in UK elections, but he faces trouble...

UK’s Johnson wins historic by-election on Brexit, vaccine bump

Jill Mortimer, Conservative party candidate for Hartlepool looks on during a visit to Hartlepool United Football Club with Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson in Hartlepool, north-east England on April 23, 2021. (PHOTO / AFP) Boris Johnson’s ruling UK Conservatives won a crushing victory in the parliamentary district of Hartlepool, riding...

Report: Scotland’s Sturgeon says only court can stop referendum

Scotland's First Minister and leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP) Nicola Sturgeon, launches the party's Election Manifesto in Glasgow on April 15, 2021, during campaigning for the Scottish Parliamentary elections. (JEFF J. MITCHELL / POOL / AFP) LONDON - Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon challenged British Prime Minister Boris...