May loyalist named UK's new foreign secretary
Brexit minister Steve Baker and unpaid parliamentary aides Conor Burns and Chris Green also resigned. May was forced to reshuffle her cabinet after Boris Johnson put in his papers on Monday.
Trade war: US lists next $200 bn Chinese goods to face tariffs
The U.S.is now considering levying duties on a further $16 billion in Chinese goods, after a public hearing later this month. The U.S. imposed an initial round of 25% tariffs, applying to $34 billion in imports, as part of a $50 billion tariff plan.
The remnants of Beryl looked set on Monday to bring 2 to 4 inches (5-10 cm) of rain to Puerto Rico, which is still trying to recover from hurricanes that walloped the US territory a year ago, causing an estimated $90 billion in damage.
The Met Office are warning of the chance of some showers on Wednesday afternoon on what is set to be a cloudy day for long periods, with the outlook for Friday including the chance of thunderstorms.
It also issued a flash-flood watch for the U.S. Virgin Islands through Monday evening. Toward the weekend, it may hit Newfoundland as a tropical storm.
Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello said the territory had opened more than 40 evacuation shelters for those in need.
UK woman dies after being exposed to nerve agent novichok
Russian state television reports on July 9 nonetheless continued to cast doubt on the British investigations into the poisonings. They are not showing any signs of having been exposed to the nerve agent, and are being screened as a precaution.
Henderson hopeful on fitness for World Cup semi-final
England too left Italy 28 years ago feeling that the team featuring Gary Lineker and Paul Gascoigne could have gone all the way. As we regroup, he turns to me and says, "right that's enough, time to lift the tempo, let's get about them".
African players in France's World Cup team
This summer's edition of Les Bleus is composed of players who know France as a country that can win. They started a bit slow but have been upping their game as the tournament is progressing.
United Kingdom in turmoil, says Trump, won't back May
Trump has, meanwhile, delivered on US commitments to Europe. "Charge us big Tariffs (& Barriers)!" he wrote on Twitter . Trump while the president was en route to Brussels . "And dear Europe, spend more on your defense", he said .