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UK PM Johnson told EU Parliament's Sassoli UK wants a Brexit deal: Downing Street

British prime minister Boris Johnson told the European Parliament's president, David Sassoli, he wanted to leave the European Union with a deal, a Downing Street spokesperson said after they held talks in London.

david johnson - Reuters
12:33pm PDT - October 8th, 2019

Cash, Credit or Painting? How, and Why, Artists Exchange Work

The shadow economy of trades is both a holdover from the past and a vital practice that keeps artists honest — or at least competitive with their peers.

david johnson - The New York Times
11:24am PDT - October 8th, 2019

EU parliament head says 'no progress' in Brexit talks

European Parliament head David Sassoli said on Tuesday after meeting British Prime Minister Boris Johnson that "there has been no progress" in Brexit talks.

david johnson - Reuters
11:23am PDT - October 8th, 2019

U.S.-Japan trade deal versus TPP: where it falls short, where it exceeds

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday called his new trade deal with Japan "a game changer for our farmers and our

david johnson - Reuters
5:39pm PDT - October 7th, 2019

Where the U.S.-Japan trade deal falls short of Trans-Pacific pact abandoned by Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump has called his new trade deal with Japan a "phenomenal" victory for U.S. farmers.

david johnson - Reuters
10:07pm PDT - October 6th, 2019

$10 million offered for info about 2017 attack in Niger

The State Department is offering up $10 million for information on the leader of the terrorist group responsible for the 2017 attack in Niger.

david johnson - ABC News
12:50pm PDT - October 5th, 2019

Explainer: Why the UK's Brexit proposal falls short for the EU

Britain's latest proposal for an agreement on the terms of its divorce from the European Union has been widely rebuffed in Brussels because it does not meet the objectives of the so-called Irish border backstop.

david johnson - Reuters
8:57am PDT - October 4th, 2019

Human Rights Campaign Partners With 6 Prestigious U.S. Law Firms to Challenge Trump on LGBT Rights

The alliance is designed to make the Human Rights Campaign the hub for LGBT litigation as the Trump Administration rolls back protections.

david johnson - Time
6:00am PDT - October 4th, 2019

Can the N.B.A. Find a Basketball Superstar in India?

The league thinks India could be its next billion-dollar market. But first it needs to convince young Indians to fall in love with the game.

david johnson - The New York Times
2:18pm PDT - October 3rd, 2019

Explainer: Why the UK's Brexit proposal falls short for the EU

Britain's latest proposal for an agreement on the terms of its divorce from the European Union has been widely rebuffed in Brussels because it does not meet the objectives of the so-called Irish border backstop.

david johnson - Reuters
9:45am PDT - October 3rd, 2019

Forbes' list of top billionaires is out: Why Kylie Jenner and Jay-Z didn't make the cut

Forbes released its annual list of the 400 wealthiest Americans. Which celebrities and major entertainment names made the cut?

david johnson - USA Today
8:36am PDT - October 3rd, 2019

Boris Johnson Is Facing Allegations That He Groped Women and Misused Public Funds. Here’s What to Know

Boris Johnson faces allegations of groping journalist Charlotte Edwardes and having an improper relationship with Jennifer Arcuri. Here's what to know — and how he's responded.

david johnson - Time
3:51am PDT - October 2nd, 2019

World stocks are plunging after US manufacturing hits a decade low

Associated Press World stocks dropped on Wednesday after US manufacturing activity slumped to a decade low, fanning fears of a global slowdown and greater fallout from the US-China trade war. The Institute for Supply Management recorded a 1.3-point decline in…

david johnson - Business Insider
2:12am PDT - October 2nd, 2019

Former Conservative Chair Baroness Warsi says she is 'truly ashamed' of her party following conference debate on Islamophobia

The former Chair of the Conservative Party said she is "truly ashamed" of her party and fears for the safety of Muslims in the UK, following a panel debate at the party's conference on the subject of Islamophobia. Some panelists at the event downplayed allega…

david johnson - Business Insider
6:43am PDT - September 30th, 2019

UK: Conservatives weigh up Boris Johnson gambit

Questions over the UK ruling party's character set to come to the fore at annual conference amid Brexit saga.

david johnson - Al Jazeera English
4:23am PDT - September 29th, 2019

British PM Johnson vows to stay put to hit Oct 31 Brexit deadline

Boris Johnson vowed on Sunday to stay on as Britain's prime minister even if he fails to secure a deal to leave the European Union, saying only his Conservative government can deliver Brexit on Oct. 31 no matter what.

david johnson - Reuters
3:02am PDT - September 29th, 2019

World leaders made last-minute push to get Trump to meet with Iranian president

The leaders of France, Germany and the U.K. urged President Donald Trump to meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday.

david johnson - ABC News
1:30am PDT - September 26th, 2019

Marvel’s Kevin Feige is working on a new Star Wars movie

The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that Feige will develop an all-new Star Wars movie alongside Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy as part of multiple new projects set in the universe.

david johnson - The Verge
7:30pm PDT - September 25th, 2019

Democrats Are Going All in on Trump's Ukraine Scandal

House Democrats were caught off guard by how revealing the "transcript" is. Now they're counting on the whistleblower report.

david johnson - Vice News
2:28pm PDT - September 25th, 2019

First Dunkirk. Now, the Collapse of Thomas Cook. - The Wall Street Journal

First Dunkirk. Now, the Collapse of Thomas Cook. The Wall Street Journal What went wrong at Thomas Cook? Channel 4 News After Thomas Cook collapse, UK PM asks why bosses got paid millions Yahoo News Yes, businesses fail. But Thomas Cook’s bosses ignored the b…

david johnson - The Wall Street Journal
3:56pm PDT - September 23rd, 2019

Canada's Trudeau loses a little ground in first polls since blackface scandal

Canada's Liberal Party lost a little ground to rival Conservatives after bombshell images of Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in blackface emerged this week, according to two polls published on Saturday.

david johnson - Reuters
9:42am PDT - September 21st, 2019

David Cameron Is Sorry. Really, Really Sorry.

The former British prime minister, David Cameron, a self-described “doubter and worrier and niggler,” is sorry about a lot of things, but most of all about Brexit.

david johnson - The New York Times
9:11am PDT - September 20th, 2019

UK can get Brexit deal and leave by October 31 - junior minister

Britain and the European Union have moved a lot in the seven weeks that Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been in office and the two sides can still agree a deal to secure Brexit by Oct. 31, junior Brexit minister Kwasi Kwarteng said on Friday.

david johnson - Reuters
1:17am PDT - September 20th, 2019

The Queen and David Cameron: What royal displeasure really means

If the Queen is really that angry with David Cameron, why is Buckingham Palace's statement so muted?

david johnson - BBC News
11:27am PDT - September 19th, 2019

UK's Johnson says EU's Juncker shares determination to avoid no-deal Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker have a "shared determination" to reach a deal over Brexit, Johnson's office said in a statement on Wednesday after the two leaders spoke by telephone.

david johnson - Reuters
11:36am PDT - September 18th, 2019