• London Fire: Likely Grenfell Tower Death Toll Rises to 79
London Fire: Likely Grenfell Tower Death Toll Rises to 79

London police said Saturday that the death toll from the inferno at the Grenfell Tower in west London had risen to 58. The devastating fire erupted in the early hours of June 14 trapping several sleeping residents at the 24-storey Grenfell tower.

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  • Spicer seeks more strategic role at White House
Spicer seeks more strategic role at White House

Likely, Spicer never expected the Trump administration's particular disdain toward politeness would be extended so harshly to him. "And it's just - it's freakish, I don't know what world we're living in right now, Brooke, where we're standing at the White House.

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  • India arrests 15 people for celebrating Pakistan cricket team's win
India arrests 15 people for celebrating Pakistan cricket team's win

You can never ignore the Green Shirts. Zaman hit in the air and Jadeja took a well judged catch running back from point. These eleven men are unstable and rickety but they can be at their best without being intimidated by their opponents.

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  • US Sends Supersonic Bombers in Show of Force Against North Korea
US Sends Supersonic Bombers in Show of Force Against North Korea

James Foley was a freelance war correspondent before he was captured and held for almost two years. On Twitter, Republican Senator Marco Rubio wrote that Warmbier "should never have been in jail for tearing down a stupid banner". " North Korea's isolation posed unique challenges, but we worked through every avenue available to us - including thr...

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  • Paris police: Attacker probably dead
Paris police: Attacker probably dead

The local mayor Sylvain Tanguy said the family was "very discreet and didn't go out much". France has been under a state of emergency since the November 2015 attacks by Islamic extremists in Paris . Djaziri set off a fiery blast when he drove his auto packed with arms and explosives into police, authorities said. In London, the Metropolitan Po...

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  • 58 missing, presumed dead in London fire
58 missing, presumed dead in London fire

London's fire department says that the reason for the subway closure near the high-rise fire disaster is because of a "short-term risk of some debris falling onto the tracks". The tragedy cast a pall on the Trooping the Color festivities that mark the official birthday of Queen Elizabeth II . Some 19 patients are still being treated in hospital,...

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  • Shot congressman Steve Scalise off the critical list
Shot congressman Steve Scalise off the critical list

A list of Republican members of Congress was found in the pocket of James T. Hodgkinson, who was killed Wednesday after allegedly firing on Republican lawmakers practicing for a charity baseball event, sources told ABC News. Mo Brooks, South Carolina Rep. Jeff Duncan and Arizona Rep. Trent Franks, who were all at the baseball practice, according t...

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  • Senate close to vote on dismantle health law
Senate close to vote on dismantle health law

And now they've gotten kind of weak-kneed and I think they want to keep it. WASHINGTON (AP) - The Republican effort to secretly craft a health care bill and whisk it through the Senate is drawing fire from members of both parties.

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  • Steve Scalise conscious, spoke with wife on Saturday, sources say
Steve Scalise conscious, spoke with wife on Saturday, sources say

House Speaker Paul Ryan has paid a visit to wounded Majority Whip Steve Scalise at the hospital. Scalise, who has had two surgeries, will need additional operations and will be in the hospital for "a considerable period of time, presumably weeks", Sava said.

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  • Calls for Trump state visit to be cancelled after London attack tweets
Calls for Trump state visit to be cancelled after London attack tweets

The London Mayor , Sadiq Khan has called on the British government to cancel a planned state visit by Donald Trump after being attacked by the U.S. No reason to be alarmed . "This is a time for us to reach out to the world, to understand more about what is happening - not just in our own country, but indeed across the globe", said Cl...

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  • Shot US Congressman Scalise undergoes surgery
Shot US Congressman Scalise undergoes surgery

Mr. Scalise was one of four people shot Wednesday when a gunman opened fire on GOP lawmakers at an Alexandria, Virginia, baseball field. "Many lives would have been lost without the heroic actions of the two Capitol Police officers who took down the gunman despite sustaining gunshot wounds during a very, very brutal assault", Trump said earlie...

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  • Still critical, Rep. Steve Scalise to undergo more surgeries
Still critical, Rep. Steve Scalise to undergo more surgeries

Roger Marshall, R-Kansas, said Thursday morning. A rifle bullet hit his left hip, shattering bones, tearing organs, and leaving him in a critical condition. "On behalf of Steve and our children, I want to thank everyone from the bottom of our hearts for the incredible amount of prayers and warm wishes we have received since Wednesday's events", S...

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  • Number of Presumed Dead in London Fire Rises to 79
Number of Presumed Dead in London Fire Rises to 79

The GRT, which includes local and regional government from across London , central government, the British Red Cross, Met Police and London Fire Brigade, said in a statement that "we completely accept residents' wishes to remain close to the community".

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  • Trump not under investigation, says his lawyer
Trump not under investigation, says his lawyer

As Sekulow continued to insist that an investigation into Trump doesn't exist, Cuomo grew more agitated. Taking to Twitter last Sunday while spending the weekend at the Camp David presidential retreat in Maryland, Trump again referenced the "distraction of the Witch Hunt".

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  • Manhunt Ends: Escaped Inmates Accused of Officers' Murders Captured
Manhunt Ends: Escaped Inmates Accused of Officers' Murders Captured

The deceased officers were identified as Sgt. Curtis Billue and Sgt. Christopher Monica . The homeowner on Pruitt Road saw Donnie Rowe , 43, and Ricky DuBose , 24, attempting to steal a auto from his home. The murderers fired their weapons at the police as they tried to speed away, but eventually they crashed the stolen vehicle into the wood...

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  • Warmbier's travel agency stops taking Americans to N. Korea
Warmbier's travel agency stops taking Americans to N. Korea

Warmbier, an American college student who was released by North Korea in a coma last week after nearly a year and a half in captivity, died Monday , June 19, his family said . Yet State Department officials are not crediting the President or a change in policy for Warmbier's release, but instead saying that months of "quiet diplomacy" brought t...

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  • White House denies Trump wants Mueller out - but heat's on
White House denies Trump wants Mueller out - but heat's on

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, asked Rosenstein at a budget hearing Tuesday what he would do if Trump ordered him to fire Mueller, who is investigating Russian interference in the US elections and possible Russian ties to Trump's campaign.

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  • Australia suspends air strikes in Syria
Australia suspends air strikes in Syria

In another sign of increasing friction between the US -led coalition and the force backing President Bashar Assad, a U.S. F-15E Strike Eagle shot down an "armed pro-regime Shaheed-129 UAV" drone after it "displayed hostile intent" in southern Syria Tuesday, the Pentagon said .

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  • Trump attorney says president not under federal investigation
Trump attorney says president not under federal investigation

But ThePost reported that Coats had told associates Trump had asked him to intervene with Comey when he was still FBI Director , to take the heat off former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn , and that Trump had asked Coats and Rogers to publicly deny any evidence of collusion between Trump associates and Russian Federation duri...

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  • Another terrorist attack in London, this time targeting Muslims
Another terrorist attack in London, this time targeting Muslims

He was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn expressed shock at Osborne's "horrific and cruel" actions and Prime Minister Theresa May has decried the Finsbury Park attack as "every bit as sickening" as those in recent months.

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  • Imam praised for saving life of suspect in London mosque attack
Imam praised for saving life of suspect in London mosque attack

The police on the other side confirmed that Osborne was held on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism including murder and attempted murder. British Security Minister Ben Wallace said authorities were aware of rising far-right activity, but were not aware of the suspect prior to the attack near a north London mo...

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  • Trump decries 'witch hunt' even as lawyer insists no probe
Trump decries 'witch hunt' even as lawyer insists no probe

Trump left yesterday with his wife and young son to spend the weekend at Camp David for the first time, and is scheduled to return to Washington late today. Trump advisers and confidants describe the president as increasingly angry over the investigation, yelling at television sets in the White House carrying coverage and insisting he is the ta...

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  • Chances of Trump meeting with North Korea's Kim narrowing - White House
Chances of Trump meeting with North Korea's Kim narrowing - White House

The college student died shortly after his return to OH after being held for more than 17 months. He had traveled to Pyongyang with Young Pioneer Tours and stood accused of attempting to steal a communist propaganda poster from his hotel.

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  • US State Department questions Gulf motives on Qatar boycott
US State Department questions Gulf motives on Qatar boycott

Qatar's divergence from the diplomatic policy followed by other gulf nations has always irked Saudi Arabia . In her remarks on Tuesday, Nauert denied that the secretary of state, Rex Tillerson , was taking a position that entirely contradicted the initial stance adopted by Trump.

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  • Tropical Storm Cindy could bring more rain to the Ohio Valley
Tropical Storm Cindy could bring more rain to the Ohio Valley

The storm's eye was located about 125 miles (200 kilometers) southeast of Trinidad Monday evening. The National Hurricane Center says the storm has maximum sustained winds of 40 miles per hour (65 km/h) with higher gusts. Tuesday, although there is no named storm in the Gulf of Mexico. Bret is forecast to weaken and become a tropical depres...

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  • Paris' Notre-Dame's assailant reportedly said, 'This is for Syria'
Paris' Notre-Dame's assailant reportedly said, 'This is for Syria'

Among the people ordered to remain inside the cathedral was former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nancy Soderberg. "The police didn't seem interested in him at the beginning", Metreau said. A few hours later, the people trapped inside the church began being released one by one, The Associated Press reports . Tourists visiting the hist...

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  • Trump's agenda on the line in a hard-fought Georgia House race
Trump's agenda on the line in a hard-fought Georgia House race

Mr. Ossoff is running in the highly competitive seat in Georgia's 6th Congressional District against Republican Karen Handel . "This is such an important election because of what goes on in D.C.", said Tom Greathouse, 52, a business owner who supported Handel.

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  • Trump Administration Considers Next Move After Death Of Otto Warmbier
Trump Administration Considers Next Move After Death Of Otto Warmbier

Other than that minor change, the group's misleading portrayal of North Korea, clearly created to appeal to impressionable youth, remains on the site. The last thing conservatives want, the argument goes, is curious American tourists talking with citizens and undercutting decades of propaganda that assures North Koreans that they are the envy of th...

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  • NYC mayor pleads with NY lawmakers to renew school oversight
NYC mayor pleads with NY lawmakers to renew school oversight

Fariña spoke in the state capital as de Blasio convened a conference call with one of former president Barack Obama's education secretaries, Arne Duncan, who said, "there's got to be some compromise". The 10-year plan is based on a combination of incentives based, including tax and business space reduction in city facilities, a new company to win t...

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  • Explosive noises heard at Brussels train station
Explosive noises heard at Brussels train station

Police say situation is under control after "an explosion around" a person at train station in Belgian capital. Police and Belgian Army soldiers patrol in front of Central Station in Brussels after a reported explosion on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 .

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  • EU's Barnier Hopes to Remove Brexit Uncertainties as Talks Begin
EU's Barnier Hopes to Remove Brexit Uncertainties as Talks Begin

These include the issues of Britain's estimated €100 billion (S$175 billion) exit bill, the rights of European Union citizens living in Britain, and the fate of the border in Northern Ireland. "We hope this regular rhythm will help us progress our discussions across the full range of issues very quickly", he added. He added: "The United Kingdom h...

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  • South Korea president criticizes North on death
South Korea president criticizes North on death

A public funeral service is planned Thursday at a high school attended by a 22-year-old college student who was held for almost a year and a half in North Korea and died shortly after he was sent home to OH in a coma. North Korea has detained two Korean-American academics and a missionary, a Canadian pastor and three South Korean nationals who w...

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  • Trump's son-in-law may get new legal counsel
Trump's son-in-law may get new legal counsel

The lawyer, Jay Sekulow , contended the tweet was not a confirmation of the investigation, but instead a response to a report in The Washington Post . firm WilmerHale. Trump , whose combative instincts are to lash out and not retreat, has given his legal team a clear direction: fight, fight, fight.

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  • Bipartisan Love is On Deck for Congressional Baseball Game
Bipartisan Love is On Deck for Congressional Baseball Game

Trump said Scalise "in his own way, may have brought some unity to our long-divided country". The FBI, ATF, U.S. Capitol Police and Alexandria Police said Thursday that said the shooter's weapons were a 9 mm handgun and a 7.62 caliber rifle, which he appears to have purchased legally.

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  • Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning
Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning

During the operation codenamed "Laylat al-Qadr", the IRGC fired six missiles, including Zolfaqar, a mid-range high-precision ballistic missile, at various targets in Deir ez-Zor within a range of 650 to 700 kilometers. He spoke on condition of anonymity in line with regulations. Daraa-based activist Ahmad al-Masalmeh says fighting is now underway...

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