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UK government scrambles to limit fallout from London fire

The focus of criticism is on the cladding fitted to external walls of the 1974 tower as part of a £8.7 million ($11 million, 9.9 million euros) refit completed ...


Trump friend floats possibility of firing special counsel Mueller in Russian probe

Sean Spicer denied Ruddy spoke to the president about the topic, however former House Speker Newt Gingrich tweeted Monday Republicans might be "delusional" if...


Donald Trump: It's a witch hunt against me

He said he didn't know if Trump obstructed justice, but said it was for Mueller to decide. After Trump fired FBI Director James Comey , Trump said that ...


United Kingdom finance minister refuses to detail Brexit position

Scottish Conservatives' leader Ruth Davidson, whose influence has grown dramatically with the election of 13 Tories north of the border, has already broken cove...


Senate Republicans Seek Minor Changes to Obamacare by July 4 Recess

The secrecy behind the GOP Senate leadership's draft of the health care bill is hard to believe. But Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is leaning toward sendi...


Puerto Rico votes for statehood in nonbinding, low-turnout election

Puerto Rico's governor says the US territory has overwhelmingly chosen statehood in a non-binding referendum . Among those hoping Puerto Rico will become ...


Britain 'should stress jobs and prosperity in #Brexit talks': Hammond

Speaking ahead of a meeting with other European Union leaders in Brussels on Friday, Mr Hammond said: "We've set out very clearly our desired outcome in the P...


Were Analysts Bearish PepsiCo, Inc

The stock rose 1.35% or $0.49 reaching $36.48. About 7,269 shares traded or 6.19% up from the average. It has outperformed by 22.06% the S&P500. Capital Asset A...


Special Counsel Robert Mueller Is Now Investigating Jared Kushner's Business Dealings

Mueller, who was appointed as special counsel by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on May 17, is investigating possible coordination between the Kremlin ...


Pilot diverts EasyJet flight to London over suspicious talk

Authorities conducted the controlled detonation of a backpack as a precaution, police said. The flight - destined for Stansted from Ljubljana, Slovenia , mad...


Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RBGLY) Receives $3061.50 Average PT from Analysts

On Friday, September 30 the stock rating was initiated by Guggenheim with "Buy". Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of UTG in report on Tuesday, February 23 w...


Twitter briefly suspends Al Jazeera's account

The deadline for Qatari citizens to return and foreign nationals to depart is looming days before the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. How should Paki...


Delta ends sponsorship over 'Trump' scene

President Donald Trump , the airline did not pull its sponsorship from another theater that also depicted a grisly demise for a sitting president in the exact ...


Trump unveils plan to privatize U.S. air traffic control system

Former transportation secretaries joined Trump at the White House, where he told reporters he was planning to turn the Federal Aviation Administration's air t...


US Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rates, Unveils Balance Sheet Cuts for 2017

Shares fell in Asia on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve raised interest r. The revision came just after the Fed raised interest rates Wednesday for...


Trump Under Investigation for Firing FBI Director James Comey

The tweet , which seems to confirm that Trump himself is under investigation, appears to reference Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as "the man" ...


Greece gets 8.5 bln euros, plus promise of future debt relief

The bailout fund will disburse €8.5bn (£7.4bn) to Greece, eurozone ministers said in a statement. Greece avoided another potential brush with bankruptcy Thurs...


UK to double length of next Parliament to deal with Brexit

In addition, they want that deal to include "minimal customs formalities", mutual recognition of standards and regulation, and a "flexible system" for the movem...


Brexit minister Davis: 'No doubt' over Britain leaving EU

Besides forging a deal to keep her job and preparing for Brexit talks, May is grappling with a crisis over the breakdown in power-sharing between the pro-Brit...


5 things to watch for on Sunday at the US Open

He missed the cut at last year's PGA and withdrew from this year's Masters after falling down a staircase. Thomas played at Alabama from 2012-13, winning th...


Thomas shoots 63, trails Harman by one at US Open

The U.S. Open was only his sixth start this year. There never have been nine straight Opens without a playoff. Thomas, who has three wins already this season,...


First tower fire victim named as Syrian refugee Mohammed Alhajali

He told the Telegraph : "He survived Assad, the war in Syria, only to die in a tower block in London ". "It's not the kind of reunion anyone would have wa...


United Kingdom said to accept European Union call that Brexit talks focus on split

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday the European Union was ready to start negotiating with Britain about its exit from the EU on June 19, as plann...


Hammond to push for United Kingdom to stay in EU customs union

The European Commission said the one-day meeting between its chief negotiator Michel Barnier and Brexit Secretary David Davis will take place "as part of the se...


British Agree to EU Demand to Start Brexit With Divorce Talks

Mr Hammond said on Friday: "I can confirm that as we enter negotiations next week, we will do so in a spirit of honest cooperation, taking a pragmatic approach ...