Some 150,000 Conservative Party members will now vote by postal ballot, with the result announced September 9. The choice means that the next British prime minister is guaranteed to be a woman, the second after Margaret Thatcher. Michael Gove has remained silent on who he is backing to become the next Conservative Party leader as he dodged reporters on a jog outside his London home.
There will be a new occupant at No 10 later in the day when present Home Secretary Theresa May takes over as Britain's second woman Prime Minister. European Parliament chief Martin Schulz on Thursday took aim at British Prime Minister Theresa May's new cabinet, saying it continued a "dangerously vicious cycle" that will hurt Britain and Europe.
Trump offered the vice presidential spot to Pence Thursday, and the governor boarded a plane for NY in anticipation of a Friday announcement, according to a Republican with knowledge of the process. His apparent selection signals Trump is serious about addressing GOP concerns about his own conservative credentials and lack of Washington experience.
Southern Rail is in an ongoing dispute with the RMT union over plans to switch responsibility for closing train doors from conductors to drivers. Both politicians and the public have expressed their dismay at the timetable, which has left some areas with very limited service, and others with no rail service at all.
But infection during pregnancy can lead to severe brain-related birth defects for the fetus. The woman was also becoming ill - with a lot of Zika virus in her system - right at the time she had sex. Up until this point, the CDC thought that sexual transmission of Zika was only possible from male-to-female and male-to-male. According to the latest CDC statistics, there are only 14 known cases of sexually transmitted Zika in the United States.
Cory Booker, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro, and Virginia U.S. Sen. Other potential candidates eyed for Clinton's VP spot include: Sen. Bernie Sanders during the primaries. But news of the former Harvard professor's prime time assignation at the DNC has many speculating Warren has been precluded from the ticket.