• John Major warns against Tory deal with DUP
John Major warns against Tory deal with DUP

At least six people died and dozens were injured when a massive fire tore through a 24-storey London apartment block overnight, a fresh blow to the capital less than two weeks after the London Bridge terror attack. However, on top of being unpopular with large swathes of the United Kingdom electorate - with a petition against such a deal on c...

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  • MVP Durant vindicates decision to join Warriors
MVP Durant vindicates decision to join Warriors

Curry embraced Durant's arrival after the Warriors dropped last year's finals to Cleveland in seven games, an unselfish attitude that reflected Durant's desires and created an inside-outside pairing that was almost unstoppable. He missed 11 playoff games dealing with on-going complications from back surgery. You've likely anticipated what it feels ...

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  • Korea willing to enter talks if North stops nuclear, missile tests: Moon
Korea willing to enter talks if North stops nuclear, missile tests: Moon

The speech comes amid continued missile development by the DPRK. "We will be able to comprehensively discuss complete dismantlement of North Korean nukes and the establishment of a peace regime on the Korean Peninsula, as well as normalization of North Korea-U.S.

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  • Theresa May calls for probe of fatal high-rise blaze
Theresa May calls for probe of fatal high-rise blaze

The Environment, Transport and Regional Affairs Committee launched an inquiry after a blaze tore through a 14-storey block of flats in Irvine, Ayrshire, in June 1999, killing an elderly man. A Labour MP for Tottenham, David Lammy , said on Thursday that a close friend of his family, Khadija Saye, a 24-year-old artist, and her mother Mary were miss...

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  • Robert Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice
Robert Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

Comey had previously assured Trump he was not under investigation. Comey was sacked May 9. After Comey's much-watched Senate testimony, the president said in a press conference that he would testify under oath regarding his interactions and conversations with the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director.

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  • Pence offers prayers for Scalise, praise for police officers
Pence offers prayers for Scalise, praise for police officers

Tickets for the game are $10 and can be bought online here, but even if you can't make the trek to Nationals Park in Washington , DC, you can still watch members of Congress play America's favorite pastime. After visiting Scalise Wednesday evening at MedStar Washington Hospital Center , Trump tweeted: "Rep. Steve Scalise , one of the truly gre...

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  • Melbourne siege treated as 'terrorist incident'
Melbourne siege treated as 'terrorist incident'

They tried to negotiate with the man, identified as Yacqub Khayre, 29 , but he walked out of the building firing a shotgun. The man at the centre of yesterday's deadly siege in Melbourne tampered with his Global Positioning System ankle bracelet during a terror attack that killed an innocent man and wounded three police officers.

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  • Trump says Scalise
Trump says Scalise "in some trouble" as House gavels back in

Trump said Scalise " made a great sacrifice, but there could be some unity brought to our country". "It was not threatening, "if you vote this way we'll remember you" if you're a political activist that means you're going to work harder against me next time, you don't take that as a physical threat", said Bost.

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  • Robert Mueller was on FBI director shortlist before becoming special counsel
Robert Mueller was on FBI director shortlist before becoming special counsel

Mr Comey says Mr Trump fired him because of his Russian Federation inquiry. "I'm not going to say, 'I want you to pledge allegiance'". He added he never asked Mr Comey to pledge his loyalty to him, as was claimed . Opposition Democrats have said that the leaks occurred after Comey was sacked and no longer a government official. "I thin...

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  • London police launch criminal investigation over fatal apartment blaze
London police launch criminal investigation over fatal apartment blaze

Cotton praised her crews for containing the blaze, but added they were left "traumatized" by the experience. May on Thursday said a public inquiry was necessary to make sure "this awful tragedy is properly investigated", the Guardian quoted the prime minister as saying.

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  • Sreedharan to attend Kochi Metro launch
Sreedharan to attend Kochi Metro launch

The Kerala government yesterday shot off a letter to the PMO to accommodate three more dignitaries, including Sreedharan, the DMRC Principal Advisor popularly known as the "metro man", on the dais during the inaugural function. "Please don't make a controversy over the issue". Sreedharan sought to downplay the controversy and said there was nothi...

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  • Trump tells senators the House healthcare bill is 'mean'
Trump tells senators the House healthcare bill is 'mean'

Your guess is as good as mine, and we won't likely find out any time soon, possibly not until just days before the Senate passes the bill. Senator John Thune (R-SD) said that although the Senate would like to repeal all of Obamacare's taxes, they would still like to consider all of their options.

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  • Judge reaches verdict in Michelle Carter trial
Judge reaches verdict in Michelle Carter trial

The case has been closely watched in the legal community and widely shared on social media, in part, because of the dozens of text messages Carter sent Roy in the days before he was found dead of carbon monoxide poisoning in his truck parked in a Kmart parking lot.

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  • Adele Visits Scene of Horrific Apartment Fire in London to Offer Help
Adele Visits Scene of Horrific Apartment Fire in London to Offer Help

Grenfell Tower in West London after a fire engulfed the 24-storey block. "It's because that tower was such an eyesore for these people in very expensive houses just opposite", she said. "The coroner also asked (the) government to write to councils encouraging them to consider retro-fitting sprinklers, which we did shortly after".

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  • Vice President Pence Visits Hospital Where Rep. Scalise Remains in Critical Condition
Vice President Pence Visits Hospital Where Rep. Scalise Remains in Critical Condition

Interest in the charity baseball game has skyrocketed in the aftermath of the shooting, as staffers and lawmakers look to rally around Scalise and the three others who were shot: a congressional staffer, a lobbyist and a Capitol Police special agent.

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  • Special counsel Mueller is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice charges
Special counsel Mueller is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice charges

The special counsel launched its investigation of Trump just days after Trump fired former FBI director James Comey on May 9, the report said . It emerged last week Mr Comey leaked a memo he wrote after meeting Mr Trump to a friend in the media, to combat Mr Trump's claims about the pair's conversations.

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  • Gas Set to Figure in London Blaze Enquiry
Gas Set to Figure in London Blaze Enquiry

But for now, authorities are still struggling to find out how many people were actually in the 24-storey building when the fire started in the early hours of Wednesday. The burnt facade of a tower block is seen as firefighters tackle a serious fire at Latimer Road in West London , Britain June 14, 2017. As the heavy black smoke from the fire clear...

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  • British PM Theresa May orders inquiry into London inferno, toll is 17
British PM Theresa May orders inquiry into London inferno, toll is 17

Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton said authorities genuinely don't know how many people died and that firefighters have been traumatized by the inability to save more people . "But nevertheless - and I am acutely aware of the responsibility the Scottish Government bears here - we must stand ready to provide whatever reassurance we can to people ...

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  • 'Staggering Loss of Civilian Life' from US-led Air Strikes in Syria
'Staggering Loss of Civilian Life' from US-led Air Strikes in Syria

Other equipment to stop drones has also appeared in Iraq , including handheld rifles created to disrupt the control signal sent to the aircraft. Unlike in Mosul , where USA forces have deployed an array of drone-stopping systems, US troops on the ground in Raqqa are operating with fewer resources and have a limited ability to defend against...

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  • Special Counsel Investigating Donald Trump For Possible Obstruction Of Justice
Special Counsel Investigating Donald Trump For Possible Obstruction Of Justice

Sessions recused himself from the Russia probe in March after it was revealed he twice met with the Russian ambassador during the campaign but failed to say so at his confirmation hearing. If confirmed, the news would mark a dramatic shift in the course of the investigation, which Mr Trump has so far sought to dismiss and brush away. The Justic...

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