New PM Theresa May gets to work appointing new cabinet


TheresaMay has begun her first full day as British prime minister under immediate pressure to implement Brexit, after shocking observers by picking gaffe-prone Leave campaigner Boris Johnson as her foreign secretary EU leaders were quick to congratulate Britain’s new premier, whose appointment brought some stability following three tumultuous weeks since the country voted to leave the European Union, but urged her to move quickly. The result sparked turmoil on the financial markets and the Bank of England was meeting later Thursday to discuss whether to cut interest rates to ward off the risk of recession.May appointed former cabinet colleague Philip…

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