• Photo Shows Jeff Sessions With Russian Ambassador
Photo Shows Jeff Sessions With Russian Ambassador

Heinrich told Sessions he was " obstructing " the congressional Russian Federation investigation by not answering questions, saying his silence "speaks volumes". Sessions' lack of interest in the Russian meddling seems to have mirrored Trump's lack of concern . Attorney General Jeff Sessions has vehemently denied any personal involvemen...

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  • European Union door open if Britain gives up on Brexit: Germany
European Union door open if Britain gives up on Brexit: Germany

Speaking to the Parliament in Strasbourg, he made clear he believes the rebate negotiated by Margaret Thatcher in 1984 and worth up to £5 billion a year to the United Kingdom, along with opt-outs in areas like open borders, monetary union and justice, could be up for grabs if Britain decides to stay.

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  • Grenfell Tower fire: Warnings of catastrophe 'fell on deaf ears'
Grenfell Tower fire: Warnings of catastrophe 'fell on deaf ears'

NHS England said 74 patients were treated in six hospitals across London . Samira Lamrani said she saw a woman try to save a baby by dropping it from a window "on the ninth or 10th floor" to waiting members of the public below. According to minutes of a KCTMO board meeting in July 2016 said works were carried out to address the issues raised in ...

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  • Congressman Kevin McCarthy shares prayers, praises police after shooting in Virginia
Congressman Kevin McCarthy shares prayers, praises police after shooting in Virginia

Trump's measured response to Wednesday's shooting at a congressional baseball practice stood in stark contrast to his inflammatory reactions to some previous acts of violence. That's not a fair fight". "We were doing batting practice", said Flake. He has held a town hall - with registered attendees and law enforcement present - while passing ...

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  • Israel considers closing Al-Jazeera
Israel considers closing Al-Jazeera

Netanyahu's move coincides with calls by a number of leaders on the Israeli right - led by the settler Baruch Marzel - to close down Al Jazeera's Jerusalem office. Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman has joined the Saudi-led incitement campaign against the news network. "It is not media, it is a propaganda outfit in the style of the So...

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  • PM Lee congratulates British Prime Minister Theresa May
PM Lee congratulates British Prime Minister Theresa May

Final results gave May's Conservatives 318 seats to 262 for the Labour Party , led by Jeremy Corbyn . Corbyn's Labour Party now has 261 seats. It also promised to guarantee the rights of European citizens now living in Britain, regardless of the outcome of the Brexit negotiations. "We need a government that can act", EU Budget Commissione...

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  • Congressional Democrats sue Trump over foreign payments
Congressional Democrats sue Trump over foreign payments

With the Democrats going forward with the lawsuit , this would be the third time Trump will be sued for profiting from his businesses by collecting payments from foreign diplomats who stay at his hotels and other establishments and receiving payments from foreign governments for services and goods, produced by his brand.

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  • Gardai Questioning A Man With Possible Links To London Attacker
Gardai Questioning A Man With Possible Links To London Attacker

Within minutes, the attackers are shot dead and another police auto arrives as people are seen running for their lives. A British Transport Police officer who was stabbed in the eye while tackling London Bridge terrorists has said "I did everything I could" to stop them.

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  • It's President Trump's 71st birthday
It's President Trump's 71st birthday

The prize for Most Excited about US President Donald Trump's Birthday goes to a right-wing group in India called Hindu Sena who held a birthday party in his honour complete with poster, balloons and cake. Franklin Delano Roosevelt (center) at a toga-themed party for his 52nd birthday, which was on January 30, 1934. Melania and Barron had been ...

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  • London apartment fire: Emotional scenes as residents grapple with loss
London apartment fire: Emotional scenes as residents grapple with loss

In the footage, huge flames can be seen engulfing the building, which is situated in North Kensington, London . On Twitter , London Mayor Sadiq Khan said the fire was declared a major incident; he and other city officials are spreading information about how survivors and families can find one another or report someone missing.

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  • Owner not charged in Oakland warehouse fire
Owner not charged in Oakland warehouse fire

He is also accused of holding for-profit concerts at the warehouse, which was not licensed for entertainment. However, authorities acknowledged that a specific cause of the fire was likely to remain undetermined because much of the evidence was destroyed.

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  • Republican House Whip Scalise Was Shot In The Hip This Morning
Republican House Whip Scalise Was Shot In The Hip This Morning

Rep. Steve Scalise , a Louisiana Republican and the House majority whip, was struck in the hip as he stood at second base. "But this morning it did". She said he was using a long gun and exchanging fire with law enforcement officers, one of whom yelled for her to get down. Filous said she saw the shooter hit a uniformed law enforcement officer...

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  • UK PM May 'saddened' by London fire deaths
UK PM May 'saddened' by London fire deaths

London Fire Brigade said it had rescued 65 people from the building. She said she feared more victims would be found still inside the tower, where up to 600 people lived in 120 apartments. "Us members of the public were reassuring them, telling them we've done what we can and that we've phoned 999, but obviously the look on their face was death",...

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  • Five killed in shooting rampage at Florida workplace
Five killed in shooting rampage at Florida workplace

In the aftermath of the shooting, Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings described the hostilities as a " tragic incident " while telling press agents that a press conference would be forthcoming with the release of further detail. "We would speak only once in a while". Carlos Rodriguez, a former employee of the company, said there was something...

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  • London fire: Same cladding likely to be on NZ buildings
London fire: Same cladding likely to be on NZ buildings

Family and friends of Grenfell Tower residents took to social media with appeals for help finding loved ones after the west London highrise caught fire Wednesday morning. "Ten of our blocks are eight stories or above and while the fire risk assessment for each block is usually reviewed annually, we will be revisiting any conducted more than thr...

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  • Everything We Know So Far About the Fatal London Fire
Everything We Know So Far About the Fatal London Fire

The building itself contains 120 apartments, with roughly 600 residents. London Mayor Sadiq Khan said the operation had moved from rescue to the "recovery phase", as emergency crews search for bodies among the charred wreckage. Mrs May paid tribute to the efforts of the emergency services and said support should be given to the hundreds affec...

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  • San Diego Politicians React to Baseball Field Shooting With 'Thoughts and Prayers'
San Diego Politicians React to Baseball Field Shooting With 'Thoughts and Prayers'

The gunman who opened fire Wednesday morning at a US congressional baseball practice field has been identified as James T. Hodgkinson , a white male in his 60s. Duncan said he told the man they were Republicans . Joe Barton (R-Texas) appeared visibly moved as he recounted the moment when a shooter started firing on senators and House repr...

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  • Trump '100%' Willing to Testify Under Oath on Comey
Trump '100%' Willing to Testify Under Oath on Comey

President Donald Trump on Friday accused former FBI Director James Comey of making "false statements and lies" in his congressional testimony. And he denied that he asked Comey for his loyalty, though he added: "There would be nothing wrong if I did say it".

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  • At least 6 killed, more than 70 injured in London fire
At least 6 killed, more than 70 injured in London fire

The blaze appears to be the worst since a 2009 fire in south London killed six people, including three children. British singer Lily Allen was one of those who quickly jumped on Twitter as the tragedy was unfolding, writing: "If anyone need a bed or a lift, or tea tweet me and I'll follow back".

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  • Twelve dead in Grenfell Tower blaze
Twelve dead in Grenfell Tower blaze

Help! Help!' and putting their hands on the window and asking to help them", Amina Sharif told Reuters. "We were just standing screaming and they were screaming". A police update at approximately 4.00 a.m. BST said residents at Grenfell Tower were still being evacuated. Resident Paul Menacer was in his seventh-floor apartment at around ...

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