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Grenfell Tower relief effort has been effective, insists council leader

Commander Cundy said: "Sadly at this time there are 58 people who we had been told were in Grenfell Tower on the night that are missing and therefore sa...


Trump to reveal Cuba policy in Miami this Friday

But the Raul Castro-led government didn't care for Trump touting his desire to partially reverse course from the "last administration's completely one-sided...


Ballfield shooter carried names of 3 lawmakers

Scalise remained in critical condition on Friday although his condition has improved, doctors said . Hodgkinson, who was shot by police and later died, a...


Trump raises pressure on Rosenstein

Rosenstein's role is under scrutiny now that it appears Mueller's probe could be broadened to investigate obstruction of justice, which could include the presid...


Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Is Detained On Day Of Protests

Other police sources said that the protests on Tverskaya would be tolerated as long as protesters did not carry placards or shout slogans. The United States...


Newt Gingrich says Trump has a 'compulsion to counterattack'

Newt Gingrich defended President Trump against allegations that Trump's firing of James Comey was a crime. "I don't think that tweet helped him", he a...


Local governments seek to maintain climate agreement

Trump, who has in the past dismissed climate change as a hoax, says the Paris accord would undermine the US economy, cost jobs, and put his country at a disad...


Corbyn's old rival Smith now Labour shadow for Northern Ireland

Among those promoted was his election campaign co-ordinator Andrew Gwynne, who not only helped increase the party's vote share but also was seen to spar with Bo...


25 dead from forest fires in central Portugal

Authorities said the the conditions may have played a part. Prime Minister Antonio Costa said Sunday that 61 deaths are confirmed but, "for sure, we are goi...


Shot congressman still 'critical' but improving: doctor

The No. 3 House Republican will also require additional operations before leaving the hospital Sava said, though he added that an "excellent recovery is a goo...


UK PM rushed away from fire protesters

Police are also considering whether criminal offences had been committed which led to Wednesday's fire tragedy in 24-storey Grenfell Tower. The toll is expec...


Brexit negotiations with EU to begin on Monday: Britain

The minister in charge of the Brexit process, David Davis , has insisted that the government must be prepared to walk away if it can not get what it wants. And...


ISIS Claims First Deadly Attack in Israel After Jerusal

Dozens of Palestinians were injured early Saturday in clashes with Israeli forces in Deir Abu Meshaal village in the northern the West Bank city of Ramallah...


Jury breaks with no verdict in officer's trial

ST. PAUL, Minnesota (CNN) - Philando Castile was calm and polite when an officer pulled him over for a broken taillight, a prosecutor said Monday, yet he still ...


Mumbai blasts: TADA court convicts Mustafa Dossa, Abu Salem, others

Dossa was convicted on charges of conspiracy and murder under various sections of the IPC besides offences under the TADA Act, the Arms Act and the Explosives ...


EU, UK Citizens' Status First on Brexit Talks Agenda - UK Brexit Secretary

It says following discussions in Brussels on Thursday, both sides agreed that formal negotiations under the Article 50 process can now start. It's the fir...


What does Trump's new Cuba policy mean for travel to island?

That may have been overstating his case. "Our new policy begins with strictly enforcing USA law", he said yesterday. His audience of Cuban exiles and their ...


Turnout low with Macron set for parliamentary landslide

Turnout could fall to a record low, in a sign of voter fatigue after seven months of roller-coaster campaigning and voting, and of disillusionment with politics...


Warmer, more humid today with showers and a t-storm around

Low humidity and temperatures back to seasonal averages near 80º. Father's Day is going to be a warm and muggy one with generally dry conditions in the morn...


Cosby prosecutor undeterred by mistrial, vows to try again

She also called the prosecutor "heinously and exploitively ambitious". This story has been corrected to show that an associate of Andrew Wyatt, Bill Cosby's ...


Trump tweets: 'I am being investigated for firing the Federal Bureau of Investigation director'

This pretextual case, however, soon came undone when the president said on national television that the reason for the firing was actually because Trump didn'...


Americans lament Cuba becoming "forbidden island" again

Only "heavily regulated" tour groups will be allowed to travel from the USA to Cuba , ABC News reported. Obama announced in December 2014 that he and Castro...


Central Portugal: Huge forest fire claims 57 lives

About 60 forest fires broke out across the country during the night, with around 1,700 firefighters battling to put them out. Secretary of State for the Inter...


58 dead in central Portugal wildfires; many killed in cars

Some 600 firefighters were trying to put out the fires , which started Saturday. Mr Gomes said at least 30 of those killed were in vehicles engulfed by fla...


Scottish SNP Lost Votes Due to Plans to Hold New Independence Referendum

However, the SNP's former Westminster group leader, Angus Robertson , lost his Moray seat to the Tories. However, they have little affinity or loyalty to the...