• Murray Downs Del Potro in blockbuster match
Murray Downs Del Potro in blockbuster match

It was very slow and heavy conditions and to be coming back was hard. - Murray, joking after his victory over del Potro. On Thursday morning in a heated second round matchup between Juan Martin del Potro and Nicolas Almagro, Almagro fell to the court with an apparent knee injury and writhed in pain nearly instantly.

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  • Saudi Arabia bans the import, sale, renewal of Bein Sports receivers
Saudi Arabia bans the import, sale, renewal of Bein Sports receivers

The Turkish president has vowed to keep supporting Qatar and has said the dispute should be resolved before the end of the holy month of Ramadan. Talk about timing: The U.S. This is published unedited from the PTI feed. Saudi Arabia and the UAE also criticize that "Qatar is destabilizing the regional situation by wielding its influence across t...

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  • Trump Addresses Infrastructure, Health Care in Ohio
Trump Addresses Infrastructure, Health Care in Ohio

ABC News has found that one of the deals finalized during Trump's trip two weeks ago - a claimed $110 billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia - only secured $25 billion in its present state, with the remaining future sales not guaranteed. Republicans control 52 seats in the Senate, meaning they can only afford to lose two votes from their caucus. We real...

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  • Talks about Brexit talks, but no date for negotiation
Talks about Brexit talks, but no date for negotiation

Talks have been under way between DUP leader Arlene Foster and the Prime Minister over a possible alliance, as the Northern Ireland party's 10 MPs could help to prop up a Tory Government. May is under pressure to take on a more cross-party approach to the negotiations surrounding Brexit. 'We don't believe that any deal with the DUP here and Engli...

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  • Deadly fire tears through West London tower block
Deadly fire tears through West London tower block

The screaming of people, it's distressing to hear people calling out for help and you can't do anything. He said that the patients were being treated for a range of injuries and smoke inhalation. One described hearing a neighbour screaming for help before apparently jumping out as flames engulfed his seventh-storey flat. Metropolitan Police comma...

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  • May Sets Up Meeting With Irish
May Sets Up Meeting With Irish "Kingmakers"

As discussion continued, a leading business organization said the political uncertainty is leading to a "dramatic drop" in confidence. "Discussions are going well with the government and we hope soon to be able to bring this work to a successful conclusion", Foster tweeted.

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  • Defiant May signals she will not compromise over hard Brexit
Defiant May signals she will not compromise over hard Brexit

Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, who were the Prime Minister's joint chiefs of staff, resigned amid intense Tory criticism in the wake of the snap election that cost the Conservatives their Commons majority. Foster will nearly certainly ask for greater investment in Northern Ireland as part of the deal, as well as guarantees on support for pension ...

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  • No UK govt deal likely Wednesday due to London fire: DUP
No UK govt deal likely Wednesday due to London fire: DUP

She met DUP leader Arlene Foster , whose eurosceptic Northern Irish party has 10 parliamentary seats, for over one hour of talks in Downing Street, though both May and Foster later left through different exits. Arlene Foster told ITV news, 'There's been a lot of hyperbole talked about our position to the gay community. The European Parliament...

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  • UK's May faces calls to soften Brexit as political limbo drags on
UK's May faces calls to soften Brexit as political limbo drags on

Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ) leader Arlene Foster (L), and DUP Deputy Leader Nigel Dodds prepare to address the media outside Stormont Castle, on the Stormont Estate in Belfast, Northern Ireland , on June 12, 2017. Sir John said he want May to "succeed and stay" as the PM and understands clearly why she is doing the deal with the DUP how...

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  • Schumer parodies Trump's praise-filled Cabinet meeting
Schumer parodies Trump's praise-filled Cabinet meeting

Trump has yet to sign any major legislation, and his White House has been buffeted by legal and ethical questions surrounding the investigation into his campaign's possible links to Russian Federation and his firing of the FBI director who had been leading that inquiry.

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  • What happens if there's a hung parliament?
What happens if there's a hung parliament?

If this doesn't work, one party with a lot of seats - nearly certainly the Conservatives or Labour - could try to run the country without a majority. Despite the Tories topping 42 per cent of the vote share for the first time since 1987, with 22 seats left to declare they were mathematically unable to get a majority of MPs.

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  • Trump claims 'total and complete vindication' in tweet after Comey testimony
Trump claims 'total and complete vindication' in tweet after Comey testimony

Rep. Mike Conaway (R-Texas) and Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), who are leading the House Intelligence Committee investigation on Russian interference into the 2016 election, wrote to White House counsel Don McGahn to request the tapes , and gave a deadline of June 23.

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  • Natural disaster of 6.3 magnitude strikes near coast of Western Turkey
Natural disaster of 6.3 magnitude strikes near coast of Western Turkey

Lesser damage was reported on the neighbouring island Chios. Major geological fault lines cross Turkey and small earthquakes are nearly a daily occurrence. Greek television stations reported some structural damage in the town of Plomari on Lesbos . Authorities in Lesbos said dozens of homes were damaged in parts of the island and some ro...

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  • 'Significant number of people' unaccounted for after London high-rise fire
'Significant number of people' unaccounted for after London high-rise fire

London's Metropolitan Police , who also confirmed that there had been several fatalities, said that "a number of people" were being treated for a range of injuries and smoke inhalation and that "residents were continuing to be evacuated" from the tower.

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  • Mattis: 'We're Not Winning In Afghanistan Right Now'
Mattis: 'We're Not Winning In Afghanistan Right Now'

Rep. Adam Smith (Wash.), the top Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee , said the nation's current defense strategy is "grand ideas of what we want, but we don't know how to get there". Mattis was replying to questioning from Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), advocated against pulling out of Afghanistan. The problem is, however, if the C...

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  • Fatalities feared in London high-rise fire, 30 hospitalised
Fatalities feared in London high-rise fire, 30 hospitalised

Residents said repairs, including the addition of some sort of cladding, had been made to the exterior of the block recently. "The more I looked up, floor upon floor". Many told me that they had not heard any fire alarm. "Some people were knocking on doors but the people inside didn't open the door". Fumes of black and grey smoke were billo...

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  • Trump vs Comey looks set to run
Trump vs Comey looks set to run

At the Friday news conference, Trump said he planned to talk in "the very near future" about whether audiotapes exist from his February 14 conversation with Comey - a discussion at which the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief says Trump told him he hoped Justice Department investigators would "let go" former national security advise...

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  • US Secret Service says it doesn't have any Trump tapes
US Secret Service says it doesn't have any Trump tapes

When a reporter asked " Are there tapes , sir?" Trump has been coy about whether any recordings exist of his private conversations with Comey, who was dismissed by the president in May. The House requested Comey and the White House provide the records, including tapes if they exist, by June 23. "And there'd be nothing wrong if I did say it".

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  • President Trump Asserts Comey Testimony Totally Vindicated Him
President Trump Asserts Comey Testimony Totally Vindicated Him

Marc Kasowitz said on Thursday that the president never sought to impede the investigation into possible Russian interference in the United States election and that Mr Comey's leaks should be investigated. "Think of that. I hardly know the man". Trump also repeated remarks he'd made earlier on Twitter, calling Comey a " leaker ". "And there w...

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  • London tower block fire injures 50
London tower block fire injures 50

She said she woke up early to go to the bathroom when she heard something odd outside. London's Ambulance Service (LAS) said over 50 patients had been taken to five different hospitals across London following the blaze. The fire was on the outside, not the inside. "We've complained to council", said Edward Daffarn, 55, who said nothing had ...

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