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Jun 17 2017

Death toll rises to 30 after massive London apartment fire

Councillor Nicholas Paget-Brown also said there had not been a "collective view" among residents in favour of installing sprinklers during the renovations. Mohammed cam...

Jun 17 2017

Queen, Prince William visit tower fire area

Some protesters left the building though others remained inside. Police have said it could take months to search the building and some victims might never be identified...

Jun 17 2017

Downing Street meetings fail to quell scepticism over Tories' honest broker role

Mr Adams added: "We warned Mrs May that the pact between the Tories and the DUP has the potential to undermine past agreements and the re-establishment of the Executive...

Jun 17 2017

Trump Blasts Cuba, Strengthens Embargo

President Donald Trump on Friday is expected to give America's Cuba policy its second 180-degree spin in three years during an appearance in Miami, reviving the Cold Wa...

Jun 17 2017

Deputy AG defends integrity of Russia probe

Trump could fire him, too - a series of events that would recall the " Saturday Night Massacre " during Watergate, when President Richard M. Nixon sought to dismiss a spe...

Jun 17 2017

Mixed Signals On Pay To Terrorists

The statement is a step back from his previous stance, in which he maintained the Palestinian Authority had "changed its policy" of paying monthly sums to families of t...

Jun 17 2017

Doctor says Rep. Scalise remains critical, but vital signs stable

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, House Speaker Paul Ryan and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi stood side by side to shout...

Jun 17 2017

Grenfell Tower Fire Protesters Storm Kensington Town Hall in London

Girls have photos of a missing child on their t-shirts near scene of the massive fire in Grenfell Tower , in rear, in London , Thursday, June 15, 2017. In a report comp...

Jun 17 2017

Trump confirms he's under investigation, fires angry tweets

The Washington Post reported on Wednesday that special counsel Robert Mueller was investigating whether Trump attempted to obstruct justice in relation to ongoing in...

Jun 17 2017

EU, Britain to kick off Brexit talks on June 19

Britain will be the first member state ever to leave the bloc. Brexit talks in Brussels on Monday will focus on the status of expats, the UK's "divorce bill" and th...

Jun 17 2017

Britain says no European Union exit deal unless future relationship taken into account

The British government confirmed on Thursday that formal Brexit negotiations will begin on schedule in Brussels next Monday. "We never put timescales on when we expec...

Jun 17 2017

US teenager who urged boyfriend to kill himself guilty of manslaughter

Carter's attorney argued she was a troubled, delusional young woman who was "dragged" into the suicidal journey of Roy , who was long intent on killing himself. "Like...

Jun 17 2017

Pence Hires Outside Counsel to Handle Russia Probe Questions

Mr Comey, who had been leading one of several Russian Federation inquiries, testified to Congress last week that the president had pressured him to drop the inquiry into ...

Jun 17 2017

Trump Unleashes Tweetstorm, Asks Why Hillary Not Investigated?

Trump criticized Clinton for her use of a private server throughout his campaign, painting her as someone who thought of herself as above the law. Trump also tweeted th...

Jun 17 2017

Turkey's Erdogan decries isolation of Qatar as 'inhumane', like a 'death penalty'

Qatar has been isolated for the past week by Saudi and others over "terrorism" and because of its relatively relaxed approach to relations with Jeddah's great regional ri...

Jun 17 2017

Trump considering 'terminating' Russia probe leader

As Mueller begins to build his team to investigate allegations of collusion between Russian Federation and Donald Trump's political team to undermine the 2016 election,...

Jun 17 2017

Russians believe they have killed Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

Ryan Dillon , the spokesman for Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve, the USA -led coalition's operation against ISIS. A statement issued today from t...

Jun 17 2017

Amazon takeover of Whole Foods makes retail see red

While Whole Foods bonds bounced on news of the US$13.7bn takeover by one of the most famous companies in the world, most of the rest of retail took a pasting in bonds a...

Jun 17 2017

Korea, China from Inada and Mattis

Mattis also called Beijing's construction and militarization of artificial islands in the South China Sea examples "contempt for other nations interests" and "blatant dis...

Jun 17 2017

London fire toll hits 30, but dozens missing

According to the Times of London , the cladding's manufacturer said its use is banned in the U.S. on high-rise buildings "because of the fire and smoke spread". Instea...