• Rep. Steve Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'
Rep. Steve Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'

But he will remain in the hospital for "a considerable period of time" and faces additional operations. When Scalise arrived in the hospital, he had an "imminent risk of death" and was "as critical as you can be", doctors also said. He was shot in the hip but the bullet tore through his pelvis and injured internal organs. Trump's comments cam...

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  • London highrise fire: 58 missing, presumed dead, police say
London highrise fire: 58 missing, presumed dead, police say

Police said the death toll could change. He asked anyone who was in the tower and survived to contact police immediately. Police also confirmed the first victim of the Grenfell Tower disaster has been formally identified as Mohammed Al Haj Ali .

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  • McIlroy misses cut after 'shooting himself in foot'
McIlroy misses cut after 'shooting himself in foot'

He set the target early under warm sunshine, and even as the wind tapered in the afternoon, no one could catch him. And despite carding four birdies in his last six holes for a 71 on Friday, the four-time major victor saw his own pre-event prediction come true, having said on Tuesday that anyone who could not hit the wide fairways "might as well ...

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  • Brussels left waiting as May attempts to seal power deal
Brussels left waiting as May attempts to seal power deal

Besides forging a deal to keep her job and preparing for Brexit talks, May is grappling with a crisis over the breakdown in power-sharing between the pro-British DUP and the Catholic nationalist Sinn Fein party in Northern Ireland's separate, devolved government .

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  • Trump admits he is under investigation
Trump admits he is under investigation

Mr Rosenstein has said privately he may need to recuse himself from matters relating to the Russian Federation probe because he could become a witness in the investigation, ABC News reported on Friday. The White House confirmed Mr Mueller was among the candidates the president interviewed to replace Mr Comey. If Rosenstein were to recuse ...

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  • Trump's Deputy Attorney General issues freakish statement warning against 'anonymous sources'
Trump's Deputy Attorney General issues freakish statement warning against 'anonymous sources'

Inside the White House , those close to the president say he has continued to fume about the actions of Justice Department officials, his anger focused mostly on Mr. If indeed Trump attempted to pull off a Saturday Night Massacre to remove Special Counsel Robert Mueller and his investigative staff, possibly in the coming days, here is how it...

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  • Gashed Fitzgerald reaches port as search for sailors continues
Gashed Fitzgerald reaches port as search for sailors continues

After helping stabilise the USS Fitzgerald , the destroyer USS Dewey joined other American and Japanese vessels and aircraft in the search for the missing sailors. John Richardson says Navy, Japanese maritime defense vessels and the Japanese coast guard are working to stabilize the badly damaged ship. "The US navy ship is an Aegis destroye...

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  • London fire: 58 presumed dead, say police
London fire: 58 presumed dead, say police

Tickets for the stellar gig are on sale, with oragnisers saying proceeds will go to the to the people affected by the blaze via The Kensington & Chelsea Foundation. The queen and her husband, Prince Philip, stood silently on the steps of Buckingham Palace before the start of the Trooping the Color that each year marks the queen's official birthda...

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  • London fire: 58 missing presumed dead in Grenfell Tower disaster
London fire: 58 missing presumed dead in Grenfell Tower disaster

Cundy promised an exhausting investigation into the tragedy. Mr Cundy said the police investigation into the blaze would look at the building and its refurbishment in 2016 and vowed to prosecute people "if there is evidence". Corbyn has written an open letter to the Prime Minister, calling for the public inquiry to ensure "all necessary lessons...

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  • Special counsel homes in on Jared Kushner's business dealings
Special counsel homes in on Jared Kushner's business dealings

Comey testified that Trump directed him in February to drop an FBI investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn relating to the Russian Federation matter. Cohen has worked for Trump since the mid-2000s and was active in the campaign. Baker's views didn't change, even as Comey told Trump a second and third time that he was...

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  • Conrad Roy III's family breaks their silence after Michelle Carter is convicted
Conrad Roy III's family breaks their silence after Michelle Carter is convicted

Conrad died from carbon monoxide poisoning in his truck at Fairhaven, Massachusetts. "Every time he came up with an excuse not to do it, she kicked his feet from under him", prosecutor Katie Rayburn said. The judge said her failure to act constituted "wanton and reckless conduct". A juvenile court judge convicted Carter of involuntary mansl...

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  • May firms up right-wing deal as Brexit talks loom
May firms up right-wing deal as Brexit talks loom

May had called a snap election in order to capitalize on disarray within the opposition Labour Party and gain a greater working majority in the House of Commons than she inherited from David Cameron . A failure to reach an agreement with the DUP could risk the new administration and the Queen's Speech being voted down next week. The Co...

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  • Trump firing the special counsel would be disastrous
Trump firing the special counsel would be disastrous

Newsmax Media CEO Christopher Ruddy made the comments on the eve of testimony at the Senate Intelligence Committee by US Attorney General Jeff Sessions over the Trump-Russia probe. Trump has made it clear that he is frustrated by the U.S. probe of Russian interference in the presidential election, which USA intelligence officials said was do...

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  • Bill Cosby's Sexual Assault Trial Just Ended In A Mistrial
Bill Cosby's Sexual Assault Trial Just Ended In A Mistrial

But Steele said Constand deserves a verdict. Cosby's team declared victory, however temporary. In Cosby's case, that could have involved the more than 60 other women who have accused him of assaults dating to the 1960s. They first informed Judge Steven O'Neill on Thursday that they were deadlocked , but were instructed to keep trying. The memb...

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  • Bat-Signal to light up Los Angeles in tribute to Adam West
Bat-Signal to light up Los Angeles in tribute to Adam West

Last Saturday (10.06.17) West's family shared a touching tribute to their "Bright Knight" and said he'll always be their "hero". West was reportedly cast as the billionaire superhero after producer William Dozier noticed him playing a Bond-like character in a Nestle Quik TV commercial.

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  • Palestinian official: Israel 'not ready' for peace
Palestinian official: Israel 'not ready' for peace

There is a solid constituency for peace on both sides of the Green Line, both among Israelis and Palestinians. It has fueled recurring cycles of violence and retribution. "Now is not the time to give up on this goal". He called on both sides to return to direct negotiations to resolve all final status issues on the basis of relevant United Nation...

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  • At least 58 likely dead in London fire
At least 58 likely dead in London fire

Some Grenfell residents had warned months ago that fire safety issues at the tower left it at risk of a "catastrophic" event. But the Conservative leader still struggled to overcome accusations that she lacked compassion because she had failed to meet with victims on her first visit to the devastated site.

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  • London police: 58 people assumed dead in Grenfell Tower fire
London police: 58 people assumed dead in Grenfell Tower fire

Questions are growing about how the Grenfell Tower fire spread so quickly, focused on the cladding fitted to external walls as part of an £8.7 million ($11 million, 9.9 million euros) refit completed a year ago. The Times said the recently refurbished tower block had been fitted with cladding that wasn't fireproof, and that for less than £5000 p...

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  • Rodman's N. Korea trip off to uncharacteristic low-key start
Rodman's N. Korea trip off to uncharacteristic low-key start

He is on a Medivac flight on his... Otto Warmbier , an American college student jailed in North Korea , has been released, according to his parents. The witness also said North Korea authorities did not use force against him, but were tough. "In no uncertain terms, North Korea must explain the causes of his coma".

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  • Jared Kushner's business dealings being investigated, Washington Post reports
Jared Kushner's business dealings being investigated, Washington Post reports

Hours later, a source close to Trump's outside legal team said Trump did not intend his tweet to be confirmation of the investigation but rather was reacting to a Washington Post story on Wednesday about the probe. "The Department of Justice has a long-established policy to neither confirm nor deny such allegations", Rosenstein's full statement ...

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