• Government issues heatwave alert as temperatures soar to 34C
Government issues heatwave alert as temperatures soar to 34C

Lasting until Wednesday, the notice orders community groups to "activate community emergency plans", and warns hospitals to be on guard. A heatwave health alert remains in place for much of England with temperatures continuing to rise above 30C.

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  • Brooks Koepka caps a record week with US Open title; Summerhays 65th
Brooks Koepka caps a record week with US Open title; Summerhays 65th

Knowing for sure he would walk away the champion. With rounds of 67-70-68-67, Koepka equaled the scoring record in relation to par set by Rory McIlroy in 2011 at Congressional Country Club just outside the nation's capital. "You're out there for, what, five and a half hours, you can't be focused in for that long, for five and a half hours, I th...

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  • In tweet, President Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation
In tweet, President Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation

But it was released shortly after The Washington Post reported - citing unnamed USA officials familiar with the matter - that the business dealings of President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, are being investigated by Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller, who has been investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 election and ...

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  • Virginia Governor Calls For Gun Control At Scene Of Scalise Shooting
Virginia Governor Calls For Gun Control At Scene Of Scalise Shooting

According to Paul, "had they not been there, it would have been a massacre". Mr Loudermilk said one of his staffers was at the scene in his vehicle, near the shooter. "He said, 'Okay, thanks, ' turned around". The idea that someone wants to defend themselves against anything is understandable; but the idea that a congressman thinks keeping a ...

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  • One man confirmed dead after van drives into pedestrians outside London mosque
One man confirmed dead after van drives into pedestrians outside London mosque

Footage showed injured people motionless on the pavement as angry crowds surrounded a man believed to be the driver. One pedestrian said he had jumped out the way of the van. On May 22, a suicide attack killed 22 people and injured almost 60 after an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester. Prime Minister Theresa May said it is is being treated a...

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  • President Trump not under investigation in Russian Federation probe, lawyer says
President Trump not under investigation in Russian Federation probe, lawyer says

Trump's tweet was posted more than a day after a Washington Post story reported that "Five people briefed on the interview requests, speaking on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the matter publicly", confirmed that Special Counsel Robert Mueller , appointed to look into allegations that members of t...

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  • London fire toll now 58; Queen cites sombre mood
London fire toll now 58; Queen cites sombre mood

The Prime Minister has become the target of anger over her response to the disaster, which has left 58 people presumed dead. Cundy also said the London Fire Brigade searched "every floor of the building" and recovered 16 bodies, but added it may take weeks for the search and recovery operation to become "significant".

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  • One person arrested after car crashes into pedestrians in London
One person arrested after car crashes into pedestrians in London

Witness Abdulrahman Saleh Alamoudi told BuzzFeed News that a white van swerved and hit a group of people that were attending to an elderly man who had fallen down. Police have also denied rumors that a knife was involved. Labour leader and local Islington North MP Jeremy Corbyn expressed his shock at what had happened, writing on Twitter: "I'm ...

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  • Special Counsel Has No 'Full-Scale' Investigation of Donald Trump Yet, Reporter Says
Special Counsel Has No 'Full-Scale' Investigation of Donald Trump Yet, Reporter Says

Sekulow , however, said Trump's tweet from Trump was specifically directed at a "fake" media report with no "documented sources". Speculation has run for weeks that Trump is gunning to fire Mueller, the former FBI director who was appointed to lead the investigation into the Trump campaign's possible ties to the Russian government.

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  • Trump's Lawyer Denies President Is Under Investigation
Trump's Lawyer Denies President Is Under Investigation

Gingrich referred to a Wednesday Washington Post story alleging that Mueller was expanding the Russian Federation probe to include investigation Trump for potential obstruction of justice following his firing of Comey. "No one has been notified that he is [under investigation]", Sekulow said . Former FBI Director James Comey told the Sen...

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  • Brooks Koepka wins US Open, ties Rory McIlroy's scoring mark
Brooks Koepka wins US Open, ties Rory McIlroy's scoring mark

Tommy Fleetwood of England finished fourth at 277. Koepka didn't let Harman's mistakes go to waste. Koepka's 16-under par total matches Rory McIlroy's at Congressional in 2011. And he said he was pulling for me and just hang in there. Harman is the third UGA golfer to finish 2nd at the U.S. Open, joining Chip Beck and Erik Compton.

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  • Trump Transition Aides Ordered To Preserve Russia Documents
Trump Transition Aides Ordered To Preserve Russia Documents

Robert Mueller , appointed as special counsel in the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, is scrutinizing Jared Kushner's "finances and business dealings, " The Washington Post reported Thursday citing unnamed "officials familiar with the matter".

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  • Dems, Republicans unite to honor shooting victims at charity ballgame
Dems, Republicans unite to honor shooting victims at charity ballgame

ALEXANDRIA, Va . (AP) - For three months, James T. Hodgkinson lived out of a white cargo van in a gentrified neighborhood just miles from where USA laws are made. That much was obvious, in her body language and her answers to reporters. "Belleville has hit the news for something we really don't want to be on the news for", Grafe said.

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  • Senate Democrat says any WH tapes due by Friday
Senate Democrat says any WH tapes due by Friday

An attorney for President Trump disputed reports Sunday that Trump is under formal investigation for obstruction of justice in connection with the firing of FBI Director James Comey , despite claims to the contrary by government officials and the president's own tweets .

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  • Lawyer claims Trump not included in Russian Federation probe
Lawyer claims Trump not included in Russian Federation probe

The attorney, Jay Sekulow , appeared on several Sunday news programs to counter the impression that Trump has acknowledged he's become a target of the expanding Russian Federation probe. But a person close to Trump's outside legal team who asked not to be named said Trump was merely reacting to news reports and hadn't been notified by the sp...

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  • Navy: Bodies of missing sailors found on USS Fitzgerald
Navy: Bodies of missing sailors found on USS Fitzgerald

The collision between the 10,000-ton USS Fitzgerald and the 29,000-ton merchant vessel ACX Crystal occurred early Saturday local time almost 60 miles from the coast of Japan . Multiple investigations are under way to determine how a technologically advanced USA warship was not able to get out of the way of a huge and cumbersome contain...

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  • Ballet, pop stars & folk dances as Russian Federation welcomes FIFA Confederations Cup
Ballet, pop stars & folk dances as Russian Federation welcomes FIFA Confederations Cup

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts during the Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match between Portugal and Mexico , at the Kazan Arena, Russia , Sunday, June 18, 2017. As Infantino said, the Federation Internationale de Football Association will work with Russia for one more year to organize the best World Cup. "Welcome to Russia", inspi...

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  • Indo-China relations: MoS VK Singh meets Chinese foreign minister
Indo-China relations: MoS VK Singh meets Chinese foreign minister

Incidentally, this is the first time that the foreign ministers meeting has been called by a host country holding the BRICS Summit. India has made a pitch for the BRICS grouping to strengthen ties in combating counter-terrorism, as the foreign ministers of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa held their first ever stand-alone summit in...

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  • Britain eyes Brexit deal ´like no other in history´
Britain eyes Brexit deal ´like no other in history´

The Government's Brexit secretary David Davis will meet the EU's top negotiator, Michel Barnier , in Brussels for phase one of negotiations. But the turmoil of the euro zone crisis, fears in Britain about immigration and a series of miscalculations by former Prime Minister David Cameron prompted Britain to vote by 52 to 48 percent for Brexit i...

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  • Here's the woman whose efforts introduced the world to Father's Day
Here's the woman whose efforts introduced the world to Father's Day

There aren't many areas in literature where men are under-represented, but it's safe to say that in children's fiction, men - and fathers in particular - have been largely overlooked. "It is not flesh and blood, but the heart which makes us fathers and sons". I don't want to look back with regret and say, "I wish I'd spent more time with my chi...

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