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Barletta skipped this year's Congressional baseball game, issues statement

He is grateful to the Capitol Police and the first first responders for their swift action and all they do to keep members of Congress, our staff members, and a...


British cabinet discussed DUP talks

But her election failure means she must now go into Britain's most complex negotiations since World War Two with her eye firmly on the different factions with...


Rainbow flag raised at city hall for Saskatoon Pride Festival

The flag was unveiled at a recent Pride Month kick-off event in Philadelphia as part of a new campaign, More Color More Pride, which aims to recognize nonwhit...


Qatar Airways says service 'unaffected' by Gulf ban

The list of demands also includes ending support for "terrorist organisations" and ceasing "interference" in Egyptian affairs. Manama has announced it would j...


Rokita Statement About Shooting at Congressional Baseball Practice

The group were practicing for the annual Democrats versus Republicans congressional baseball game that was scheduled to be played on Thursday. Police said ...


Tim Farron resigns as leader of Liberal Democrats

The Lib Dems gained three seats in last week's election, but had a hard campaign marred by repeated spats over Tim Farron's views on homosexuality . But Far...


Sessions says he was never briefed on Russian interference

Sessions frustrated Democrats when he refused to answer questions about conversations he had with President Trump on the issue. "He was preparing for the stop ...


Several killed, more than 60 hurt in London fire

Even then, a billowing cloud of smoke could be seen for miles. "In my 29 years of being a firefighter I have never, ever seen anything of this scale". "The smok...


US official wishes Rodman well in North Korea

At the moment, we're just treating this like he's been in an accident. "We learned of this only one week ago", they said. His release was announced by Secreta...


'Significant progress' in Theresa May's talks with the DUP

May lost her parliamentary majority in last week's election and needs the support of the DUP's 10 lawmakers to pass key legislation. However the announcemen...


Author eats his book on live TV after incorrect United Kingdom poll prediction

He tweeted on May 27: 'I'm saying this out loud. Professor Goodwin co-wrote Brexit: Why Britain Voted to Leave the European Union with fellow academics Haro...


GOP baseball practice shooter James T. Hodgkinson has died

A suspect is in custody . Brooks then relayed how the shooter, who was wielding a semi-automatic rifle , continued his attack with at least 50 shots fired. A ...


Merkel says European Union is 'ready to start Brexit negotiations'

However, the last time Britain had a hung parliament , in 2010, the Conservatives formed a coalition with the Liberal Democrats just five days after the elec...


London Firefighters Battle High-Rise Inferno, At Least 6 Fatalities Reported

Later on, the death toll was confirmed to be six and expected to rise. "I can confirm six fatalities at this time but this figure is likely to rise during wha...


Acquaintance of Alexandria shooting suspect: 'He could have a short temper'

Hodgkinson of Belleville, Ill., according to law enforcement sources. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, who lost the Democratic primary nomination to Hillary Clinton ...


Barrie hate crime free in 2015: Statistics Canada

Since the deadly attack on the Quebec City mosque in January, dozens of hate incidents targeting Muslim communities have been reported across Canada, includin...


2 guards killed by inmates during bus transport in Georgia

The pair reportedly overpowered the corrections officers, took their service weapons, and fatally shot them. Escaped prisoners Donnie Russell Rowe (left) ...


Suspect identified in shooting of Rep. Scalise on Va. baseball field

An eyewitness said the gunman was armed with a semi-automatic rifle and perhaps a pistol. 'The only weapon I had was a baseball bat'. Cardinal Donald W. Brook...


Jeff Sessions testifies before Senate

This is incredibly revealing - the fact that Sessions , who was a sitting United States senator on the Senate Armed Services Committee at the time , met sever...


Massive fire at 27-storey tower block in London, several injured

Everything in the house is gone", he said. He said his fridge had exploded'. Residents said the blaze appeared to start in an apartment on a lower floor and spr...


London Fire: 6 Dead, 50 Hurt in Grenfell Tower Blaze

Residents said they had warned repeatedly over fire safety in the block. The block was covered in thick black smoke and parts of it were still ablaze by midday ...


Police make new arrests after London and Manchester terror attacks

One customer outside the shop was stabbed several times in the neck. The violence occurred on Saturday night in the Southwark area of London . The Times ...


Labour's Owen Smith appointed as shadow Northern Ireland secretary

Brent MP Dawn Butler, a longtime Corbyn loyalist who resigned over the party's stance on article 50, will return as shadow minister for diverse communities . I...


Firefighters battling massive fire in London high-rise

Mickey Paramasivan, who was in his seventh floor flat with his partner and child, said: "If we'd listened to them and stayed in the flat we'd have perished ". R...


Former Tory PM John Major intervenes over 'fragile' DUP deal

She has called for a closer relationship with the European Union after Brexit."There can be changes in the offer of Brexit as we go forward", Davidson told repo...