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How an Anti-Brexit London District Could Help Boris Johnson Triumph

LONDON — The Labour Party canvassers gathered after dark outside a tube station in Pimlico, a pocket of central London that, by all appearances, should be fertile terrain. Nearly three-quarters of the surrounding district voted to [...]

2 big things that could save or sink Trump in 2020

*/ ]]> President Donald Trump needs two big achievements to keep markets and the economy as glittering assets in his challenging 2020 reelection bid: passage of a new NAFTA and a trade deal with China. But Democrats are stringing him along [...]

Committee’s report on impeachment could land next week

WASHINGTON (AP) – The witnesses have spoken, the politics are largely settled. Now impeachment investigators will make the case for public opinion. On Monday, hundreds of pages from Democratic Chairman Adam Schiff’s intelligence committee [...]

For the Eurostar Tribe, Brexit Could Make Brussels Feel Even Farther Away

ON THE LONDON TO BRUSSELS TRAIN — Just as the high-speed train dived under the English Channel, Mujtaba Rahman frantically typed an email on his smartphone and hit send. A short ride later, through a dark void that briefly blocked [...]

Sandy Hook lawsuit could force Remington to open books

A recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court has upended a longstanding legal roadblock that has given the gun industry far-reaching immunity from lawsuits in the aftermath of mass killings. The court this week allowed families of victims of the [...]

How Deval Patrick could torpedo Joe Biden

Democratic presidential candidate former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick. | Charles Krupa/AP Photo */ ]]> Deval Patrick looks like the ideal candidate to break Joe Biden’s grip on African-American voters. He‘s just the second elected [...]

AP Explains: Lebanon’s protests could head into dark turn

BEIRUT (AP) – For nearly a month, the popular protests engulfing Lebanon have been startlingly peaceful. But the shooting death of a 38-year-old father by a soldier, the first such fatality in the unrest, points to the dangerous, dark [...]

What Could Come Between These Two Allies? A $100 Jar of Honey

PAENGAROA, New Zealand — Australia and New Zealand are at war. Over honey. Not just any honey, mind you — this stuff isn’t sold in plastic bear-shaped bottles. It’s manuka honey, a high-priced nectar ballyhooed by celebrities [...]

Last Major Nuclear Arms Pact Could Expire With No Replacement, Russia Says

A Russian arms control official said for the first time on Friday that there was not enough time to replace the last and most important nuclear arms-limitation treaty with the United States before it expires early in 2021, raising the [...]

Schiff says impeachment transcripts could come next week

WASHINGTON (AP) – House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff says the panels investigating impeachment could begin releasing transcripts of closed-door witness depositions early next week. It’s part of an effort by Democrats [...]