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For Boris Johnson’s Clan, Blood Is Thicker Than Political Conviction

Earlier this month, Boris Johnson, the pro-Brexit human juggernaut who is likely to become the next…

The Week in Business: A Suddenly Vulnerable Netflix

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U.K. Voters’ Frustration High as 99% Are Sidelined in Prime Minister Election

LONDON — In the 2016 Brexit referendum and the 2017 general election, Henry Pritchard was not…

New Members Flood U.K.’s Conservatives, Yanking the Party Right

LONDON — A year ago, John Rawlins joined the Conservative Party with a mission: to inject…

U.K. Lawmakers Create Hurdle to No-Deal Brexit, in Blow to Boris Johnson

LONDON — British lawmakers passed a measure on Thursday to stop the next prime minister from…

On Eve of Her Exit, May Denounces Political Rancor. Some Blame Her for It.

LONDON — With just a week left in power, Prime Minister Theresa May used a valedictory…

The Week in Business: Amazon Won’t Let the Robots Take Over

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Nothing ‘Magic’ About the Flawed Contest to Become U.K. Prime Minister

LONDON — Things were simpler for Britain’s governing Conservatives in 1963, when a group of bigwigs…

U.S.-Britain Relationship Sounding More Testy Than ‘Special’

LONDON — Tensions in the British-American relationship moved center stage in the prime minister contest Tuesday…

Trump Says He Will No Longer Deal With British Ambassador Whose Critical Cables Were Leaked

WASHINGTON — President Trump lashed out on Monday at Britain’s ambassador to the United States, saying…

As Jeremy Hunt Takes On Boris Johnson to Lead U.K., ‘The Gloves Are Off’

BOURNEMOUTH, England — His shirt sleeves rolled up, Britain’s foreign secretary, Jeremy Hunt, bounded into the…

The 0.3% of U.K. Voters Who Will Pick the Next Prime Minister

KETTERING, England — Having emptied their bowls of raspberries and cream, the Conservative Party members who…

E.U. Nominates Ursula von der Leyen as Commission President

BRUSSELS — After grueling and bitter negotiations, the European Union on Tuesday finally decided on the…

Ford to Cut 12,000 Jobs in Europe

LONDON — Ford Motor Company said on Thursday it would cut about a fifth of its…

Boris Johnson, Political Escape Artist, Lands in Hot Water. Again.

LONDON — It is not an easy task to hold Boris Johnson to account. Ask John…