Boris Johnson, Brexit cheerleader, to become Britain’s prime minister

The colorful and controversial former foreign secretary, former London mayor and longtime columnist handily won the race to lead the Conservative Party and will be prime minister within a day.
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Johnson’s rise could be a preamble to his fall

Johnson wants to lead a Britain liberated from Europe to its former global greatness. Many experts say he’s in for a rude awakening.
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Budget deal shows how unserious GOP is about deficits in the Trump era

Discretionary spending is growing at a faster clip under President Trump than it did during Barack Obama’s presidency.

Justice Department tells Mueller to not answer a wide swath of questions

The instructions are a fresh indication of how difficult it may be to extract any new information about the former special counsel’s investigation when he testifies.
Maya Harris, the younger sister of presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, is also her campaign chairwoman. (Reuters)
Maya Harris, the younger sister of presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, is also her campaign chairwoman. (Reuters)
The Harris girls pose for a Christmas photo in 1968. (Courtesy of Kamala Harris)
The Harris girls pose for a Christmas photo in 1968. (Courtesy of Kamala Harris)
Sen. Kamala Harris with Maya Harris as the presidential hopeful prepares to speak in Las Vegas. (Melina Mara/The Post)
Sen. Kamala Harris with Maya Harris as the presidential hopeful prepares to speak in Las Vegas. (Melina Mara/The Post)
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Though she has questioned the very existence of the central bank, she is now a top candidate to serve on its governing board.
Afghan officials were startled by President Trump’s comments that if he “wanted to win that war, Afghanistan would be wiped off the face of the earth.”
Iran says it has “an immense archive of the day-to-day and even moment-to-moment movements of American forces.”
Mark E. Brennan previously served as auxiliary bishop in Baltimore. He succeeds Michael J. Bransfield, who stepped down amid allegations of sexual and financial misconduct.
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The largest bird in North America was nearly wiped out. Here’s how it fought its way back.

Scientists captured the last 22 California condors left in the world in 1982 in order to breed the giant scavengers in captivity.
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As vice president, Joe Biden said Ukraine should increase gas production. Then his son got a job with a Ukrainian gas company.
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Her husband was killed at the newspaper he loved. Now she’s finishing his life’s work.

A year after the Capital Gazette shooting, much is unfinished, but John McNamara’s book will publish this fall thanks to his wife, Andrea Chamblee.
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