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    Here’s a look at the AP’s plans for coverage after Boris Johnson won the race to become the U.K.’s next prime minister:


    _ Britain-Conservatives - Brexit hardliner Boris Johnson has won the contest to lead Britain's governing Conservative Party on Tuesday and will become the country's next prime minister, tasked with fulfilling his promise to lead the U.K. out of the European Union "come what may." By Jill Lawless. Sent: 500 words, photos, video. Will be updated throughout the day. Pursing additional on-camera reaction in London, other parts of the U.K., Europe and elsewhere.


    _ Britain-Boris Johnson - Boris Johnson aspires to be a modern-day Winston Churchill. Critics fear he's a British Donald Trump. Maintaining strong relations with Trump will be one of the new leader's major challenges. So will negotiating Britain's stalled exit from the European Union. It's hard to say whether he will rise to the occasion or fail dismally. By Jill Lawless. Sent: 1,100 words with archive photos and video.

    _Britain-Boris Johnson-5 Things - Five things you may not know about the man set to become Britain's next prime minister: Boris Johnson. By Gregory Katz and Natahsa Livingstone. Sent 700 words with archive photos of Johnson through the years.

    _ Britain-Economy - With Boris Johnson confirmed as the next leader of the Conservative Party and British prime minister, the outlook for the British economy has certainly become murkier - and potentially more perilous. By Pan Pylas. Sent: 900 words, photos.

    _ Britain-Conservatives-The Latest - The latest updates with reaction and other developments. Developing throughout the day.


    _ Britain-Conservatives - Boris Johnson will become prime minister Wednesday after a formal handover of power. Theresa May is due to hold her final weekly prime minister's questions session in the House of Commons around 1100 GMT. She then will travel to Buckingham Palace and ask Queen Elizabeth II to invite her Conservative Party successor to form a government. Johnson will then go to the palace before speaking to the nation in front of his new home at 10 Downing St. Developing throughout the day with text, photos and video, including live video, planned.

    _ EU-Brexit - A look at what the challenges Boris Johnson will face with the European Union when it comes to Brexit. By law, Britain will cease to be a member of the EU on Oct. 31, with or without a deal, unless Britain revokes its decision or the EU grants a delay. By Raf Casert. Upcoming: 700 words, photos.

    _ Britain-Conservatives-May - A look at what role Theresa May might play in Parliament in the months to come. Upcoming: 650 words, photos.

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