• Woman found guilty of involuntary manslaughter because of her text messages
Woman found guilty of involuntary manslaughter because of her text messages

While Roy took "significant actions of his own" to take his own life, Carter's instruction to get back in the truck constituted wanton and reckless conduct , the judge said . Medwed said the only issue would be whether Carter and her family have the assets or the means to fight a civil suit and pay any damages. Carter was charged in Roy...

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  • 1 dead, 8 injured in the latest terror attack on London
1 dead, 8 injured in the latest terror attack on London

Police say they are treating the incident as a terror attack , and add the suspect has been detained on suspicion of attempted murder. "The driver jumped out and then he was pinned down to the floor and people were punching him and beating him, which was reasonable because of what he's done", a witness named Adil Rana told the Guardian .

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  • UK: London tower may have used banned siding in renovation
UK: London tower may have used banned siding in renovation

Mr Cundy added: "Sadly that work leads me to believe that the number of people missing, but as yet unaccounted for has risen from yesterday's figure of 58". British Prime Minister Theresa May , criticized shortly after the blaze for failing to meet with victims, says the public inquiry into the tragedy will report directly to her.

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  • EU, UK agree Brexit talks principles: Barnier
EU, UK agree Brexit talks principles: Barnier

But instead she lost her parliamentary majority , putting that hard-line approach and her political future in doubt after the disastrous June 8 election. Brussels is also resisting British demands for immediate talks on a future free trade arrangement. "The UK has been crystal clear in our approach to the negotiations, the withdrawal process ...

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  • Boeing launches 737 MAX 10 with 240 orders, commitments
Boeing launches 737 MAX 10 with 240 orders, commitments

Boeing's Vice President of Marketing Randy Tinseth says that response is in the form of a larger 737 MAX. Follow CNBC International on Twitter and Facebook . These services agreements represented the largest commercial services order in Boeing history. Many are not new orders but conversions from earlier orders for other MAX models.

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  • Terror attack near London mosque, one dead (Fourth Lead)
Terror attack near London mosque, one dead (Fourth Lead)

The attack will stretch the capacity of authorities in Britain, who have faced four attacks in recent months, together with a major fire that has killed dozens. The imam who protected the suspect in the Finsbury Park attack has spoken of how he and other worshippers did their best to "extinguish any flames of anger or mob rule".

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  • Hundreds of demonstrators arrested in Russian Federation
Hundreds of demonstrators arrested in Russian Federation

According to a statement issued by the Moscow police Monday, almost 4,500 people took part in an unauthorized protest on the central street of Tverskaya Street of the Russian capital, Moscow , gatecrashing a historical re-enactment fair taking place as part of Russia Day celebrations that pay tribute to Russia's achievements from medieval ...

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  • Steve Scalise Still In Critical Condition After Being Shot
Steve Scalise Still In Critical Condition After Being Shot

But Mr. Scalise is expected to recover. While he's still under sedation, Sava says Scalise has responded to family members. James Hodgkinson , 66, from Belleville, Illinois, was shot dead by police after opening fire in Alexandria, Virginia, on Wednesday.

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  • Imam stops angry Muslims assailing London van suspect
Imam stops angry Muslims assailing London van suspect

It came at a tumultuous time for the government with Britain starting complex divorce talks with the European Union and May negotiating with a small Northern Irish party to stay in power after losing her parliamentary majority in a snap election that backfired.

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  • UK PM May condemns 'sickening' terror attack on Muslims
UK PM May condemns 'sickening' terror attack on Muslims

One man has died after a white hire van hit 11 worshippers leaving a Muslim welfare centre in north London after midnight prayers. Finsbury Park Mosque also participated in the Great Get Together , hosting the Chief Rabbi for an Iftar dinner, which is a nightly breaking of the Ramadan fast for Muslims.

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  • Afghan soldier kills 2 US soldiers
Afghan soldier kills 2 US soldiers

Two U.S. soldiers were killed in eastern Nangarhar province in Afghanistan, an official of the provincial government said on Saturday. Both officials said the incident took place as a result of an Afghan commando operation in the area fighting Taliban insurgents.

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  • Erendira Wallenda flies over Niagara Falls
Erendira Wallenda flies over Niagara Falls

In a further theft of Nik Wallenda's thunder, Erendira smashed her husband's record on the fifth anniversary of his famous tightrope walk across Niagara Falls . "A little more windy than I expected", the aerialist said of the stunt. In the helicopter cockpit with pilot Paul Barth was Wallenda's husband, wire walker Nik Wallenda .

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  • Trump tweets support for GOP candidate in House race
Trump tweets support for GOP candidate in House race

The fresh-faced House candidate has raised almost $25 million, much of it from small-dollar liberal donors, even as he resisted progressive priorities, such as single-payer health care. Special elections depend on a number of factors specific to the local electorate - and historically are not very accurate predictors of who wins the midterms.

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  • Highly anticipated Brexit talks start in Brussels this morning
Highly anticipated Brexit talks start in Brussels this morning

A year after Britons shocked the continent by voting on June 23 to cut loose from their main export market, new debate within Prime Minister Theresa May's cabinet on precisely what kind of trading relationship to pursue has perplexed European Union leaders, who warn time is tight to agree terms before Britain leaves in 2019.

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  • Russia slams Trump's 'Cold War' policy on Cuba
Russia slams Trump's 'Cold War' policy on Cuba

In contentious deliberations leading up to the new policy , some aides argued that Trump , a former real estate magnate who won the presidency vowing to unleash United States business, would have a hard time defending any moves that close off the Cuban market.

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  • Republicans divided as Trump reverses some Obama-era Cuba policies
Republicans divided as Trump reverses some Obama-era Cuba policies

British travellers hoping to combine the U.S. and Cuba on the same trip face much tighter restrictions. In a written statement, published on Friday night, the Cuban government called President Trump's announcement a step back in relations.

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  • 4 killed in attack by extremists at Mali resort
4 killed in attack by extremists at Mali resort

That attack left 20 dead - six Malians and 14 foreigners. Four assailants were killed by security forces, Mali's security minister said late yesterday, without specifying if more were on the run. Responsibility for that attack was claimed by two different jihadi alliances, one headed by the Islamic State and the other by Al Qaeda. Later in March,...

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  • Trump says he is under investigation in Russian Federation inquiry
Trump says he is under investigation in Russian Federation inquiry

The President's tweet sparked immediate speculation about the future of the official, Rod Rosenstein , who wrote a memo recommending Comey be ousted and also later approved the appointment of a special counsel - Robert Mueller - to lead the Russian Federation probe.

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  • The Trump team's spin about the Russian Federation probe sinks deeper into absurdity
The Trump team's spin about the Russian Federation probe sinks deeper into absurdity

Years before Twitter , the nation tittered at President Bill Clinton's response on whether a prior denial of a sexual relationship with Monica Lewinsky was a lie . Comey testified to Congress that Trump then asked him to back off the investigation into his fired national security adviser, Michael Flynn. Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifie...

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  • Afghan police attack kills five police
Afghan police attack kills five police

One of the explosions was so strong it shattered windows up to 2 kilometers (1.2 miles) from the attack site, said Abdullah Hsrat, spokesman for the provincial governor. Officials said commandos and special forces have been deployed to the area from 203 Tander Military Corps. The spokesperson confirmed that there were no deaths among members of t...

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  • Dead, 8 Injured After Van Hits Pedestrians Outside London Mosque
Dead, 8 Injured After Van Hits Pedestrians Outside London Mosque

Several hundred worshippers would have been in the area at the time after attending prayers as part of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. The crash occurred shortly after midnight, when police received reports of a collision between a van and pedestrians.

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  • Council says van struck people leaving mosque
Council says van struck people leaving mosque

Investigation of the incident is being carried out by the British police's counter-terrorism command, and British Prime Minister Theresa May said it is being treated as a potential terrorist attack . "They are doing their usual daily routine - they did not expect a van coming out of nowhere hitting them". He added: "I said, 'tell me why did yo...

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  • Dems defeat GOP in baseball game, give trophy to Scalise
Dems defeat GOP in baseball game, give trophy to Scalise

The bullet did "substantial damage" to Scalise's bones, internal organs and blood vessels, Sava revealed. Bailey threw out the opening pitch at the game. "I told him they were Republicans", the lawmaker said, according to the report . But she says he sold items from his business and told her he was going to Washington .

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  • Saudi guards fire on Iranian boat, killing fisherman
Saudi guards fire on Iranian boat, killing fisherman

Qatar shares its only land border with Saudi Arabia, and relies heavily on food imports, much of it from Gulf countries. Qatar , for its part, has slammed the measures as unjustified, saying they are based on false claims and assumptions.

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  • Grenfell Tower families to get £5500 government payout
Grenfell Tower families to get £5500 government payout

Analysts estimate the death toll can reach 70. The government has promised a full public inquiry, but that has done little to a sense of frustration at the lack of information about how the fire moved so quickly to engulf the building. "Wallowing in the wash of a general election that stripped our prime minister of her authority on the very eve o...

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  • BJP must give a name for President immediately, says Opposition
BJP must give a name for President immediately, says Opposition

Expressing serious concerns over the renewed spate of terror in J&K and the violence revived in West Bengal's Darjeeling, the Sena said these heavenly places on earth are now passing through a bad spell, but "some people" are more eager about winning mid-term elections in Maharashtra.

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  • Escaped Georgia prison inmates recaptured in Tennessee
Escaped Georgia prison inmates recaptured in Tennessee

A state-wide search for Rowe and DuBose had been underway since they made their escape from Eatonton, Ga. on Tuesday. At least one of the escapees shot and killed the officers, authorities said . Rowe and Dubose then crashed and fled on foot, Goodwin said. "We always work together, particularly at times like this", Goodwin said. Ricky Dub...

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  • Rosenstein must recuse himself from involvement in Mueller probe
Rosenstein must recuse himself from involvement in Mueller probe

Rosenstein brought up the possibility of recusing himself during a meeting with the Justice Department's third-in-command - behind Sessions and Rosenstein - Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand, ABC News reported. Similarly to how Trump had the authority to invoke executive privlege over Comey in order to prevent him from testifying before the S...

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  • Vehicle hits people near London mosque, causing casualties
Vehicle hits people near London mosque, causing casualties

Travellers who did with to use the station were being told to use the Station Place entrance, and not the Seven Sisters Road entrance, which was closed. Given we are approaching the end of the month of Ramadan and the celebration of Eid with many Muslims going to local mosques, we expect the authorities to increase security outside mosques as a mat...

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  • Russian Federation will target coalition jets in parts of Syria, defence ministry says
Russian Federation will target coalition jets in parts of Syria, defence ministry says

According to the ministry, at the moment the Syrian warplane was hit by the United States fighter, Russia's Aerospace Forces were carrying out missions in Syria's airspace; "However, the coalition command did not use the existing communication line between the air commands of Al Udeid Air Base (Qatar) and Khmeimim Air Base to prevent incidents...

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  • Lobbyist shot is expected to make full recovery
Lobbyist shot is expected to make full recovery

Scalise was hit as a gunman sprayed bullets into a GOP congressional baseball practice outside Washington D.C. James Hodgkinson , 66, from Belleville, Illinois , was shot dead by police after opening fire in Alexandria, Virginia, on Wednesday.

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  • Monday's forecast: Seasonal today, heating up by mid week
Monday's forecast: Seasonal today, heating up by mid week

Southwest wind 6 to 8 miles per hour. The risk of storms will be ongoing through Monday afternoon as more storms develop along the cold front as it very slowly moves through Alabama. At night, mostly cloudy skies are forecast with a 30-percent chance of precipitation. Southwest wind around 7 miles per hour. Wind: SE 5-10 miles per hour.

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  • LCD Soundsystem announces world tour, Denver date
LCD Soundsystem announces world tour, Denver date

As if that wasn't enough LCD news for one news cycle, the NY electronic rock titans have also announced a tour itinerary that finds them in Europe come September and then in North America for the rest of the year. 'Hello humans, ' wrote mastermind James in a statement. Like, totally done with the music and mixing. "I've been wrangling the faste...

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  • Isis claims Jerusalem attack, sends warning
Isis claims Jerusalem attack, sends warning

At one, a Palestinian fatally stabbed policewoman 23-year-old Hadas Malka . Local sources said the soldiers imposed a strict siege on the village. On Saturday, police cracked down on West Bank Palestinians without permits in Jerusalem , locating and sending home about 350.

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  • British police release footage showing devastation inside London's Grenfell tower
British police release footage showing devastation inside London's Grenfell tower

Earlier this week, May was confronted by protesters furious over her handling of the Grenfell Tower disaster. Five people who had been reported missing after the disaster have been found safe and well, he said. "My understanding is that the cladding in question, this flammable cladding which is banned in Europe and the USA, is also banned h...

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