• Vehicle hits rams into pedestrians in London, police say 'number of casualties'
Vehicle hits rams into pedestrians in London, police say 'number of casualties'

Another witness, Adil Rana, 24, said, "The van was driving towards us to try and basically hit us at speed". Counter-terrorism police were called out to investigate the incident, which occurred in London's Finsbury Park neighborhood just after midnight.

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  • Russia will target coalition jets in parts of Syria, defence ministry says
Russia will target coalition jets in parts of Syria, defence ministry says

WASHINGTON - The U.S. military on Sunday shot down a Syrian Air Force fighter jet that bombed local forces aligned with the Americans in the fight against Islamic State militants, an action that appeared to mark a new escalation of the conflict.

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  • Vehicle Hits Multiple Pedestrians in Finsbury Park, London
Vehicle Hits Multiple Pedestrians in Finsbury Park, London

More information will be released when confirmed", police said. All the victims were Muslim, he said. In his mind, it didn't matter that these were old men and women with no known connection to terrorism or extremism of any kind; all that mattered is that they were a group of "those people".

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  • Mechanic on Va. shooter: 'There was so much anger'
Mechanic on Va. shooter: 'There was so much anger'

Sava said he told Scalise's family that 'I am not declaring victory until he's playing ball in his back yard with his family'. The man who opened fire on Republican lawmakers practicing baseball had angrily railed against President Donald Trump the day before the shooting.

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  • Otto Warmbier, American student recently released by North Korea, has died
Otto Warmbier, American student recently released by North Korea, has died

A person believed to be Otto Warmbier is transferred from a medical transport airplane after he was brought home from detention in North Korea . "There is nothing more tragic for a parent than to lose a child in the prime of life", he said .

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  • London tower fire: 79 people presumed dead, says Scotland Yard
London tower fire: 79 people presumed dead, says Scotland Yard

British media have reported that contractors installed a cheaper, less flame-resistant type of exterior paneling on the 24-story tower in a renovation that was completed just previous year. CTMO, the Kensington and Chelsea Management Organization, has managed the building on behalf of local public authorities who own it. The group previous ye...

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  • Paris attacker dead, French minister says
Paris attacker dead, French minister says

Police and judicial sources said they suspect the incident was a deliberate act. Brandet said bomb squads were still securing the scene. Authorities say they believe the crash was an intentional attack, and the vehicle driven by the assailant may have been packed with explosives .

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  • Van Hits Pedestrians Near London Mosque In Possible Terrorist Attack
Van Hits Pedestrians Near London Mosque In Possible Terrorist Attack

The London Bridge terrorist attack was also committed with a van plowing through pedestrians. Several hundred worshippers would have been in the area at the time after attending prayers as part of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan .

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  • Trump's Cuba Policy Draws Mixed Reactions From Travel Companies And Other Businesses
Trump's Cuba Policy Draws Mixed Reactions From Travel Companies And Other Businesses

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters on Thursday that Trump will "make an announcement on U.S. -Cuba policy", but did not offer any further details on the matter. The administration has been drafting a new policy with input from Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart and Sen. Trump's changes would not go into effect until specific new regu...

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  • Late goal gives Stanley Cup to Penguins
Late goal gives Stanley Cup to Penguins

Pittsburgh captain Sidney Crosby was named the playoff MVP. As for the game itself, it was rather controversial. The sellout crowd, already upset by a Predators goal being nullified early in the second period, showered the ice with towels and pompoms.

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  • Russia Warns US After Downing of Syrian Air Force Jet
Russia Warns US After Downing of Syrian Air Force Jet

This latest incident may indicate another escalation of the Syrian conflict and marks the first time the United States has downed a Syrian aircraft. In response, " Russia's ground and air defenses will track any air targets, including the global coalition's planes and drones, found to the West of the Euphrates river", the Ministry said, ...

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  • Special Counsel Reportedly Investigates Trump, Son-in-Law
Special Counsel Reportedly Investigates Trump, Son-in-Law

Special counsel #Robert Mueller has added 13 lawyers to his panel to undertake the Russian Federation probe. 'He will do the same if he is contacted in connection with any other inquiry'. But as the investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation grows-expanding to include an inquiry into Trump for potential obstruction of ju...

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  • Expulsion of Qataris from Gulf states comes into effect
Expulsion of Qataris from Gulf states comes into effect

Earlier this month Turkish President Tayyip Recip Erdogan denounced the isolation of Qatar calling it "against Islamic values". The dispute has opened a rift among some of the main USA allies in the Middle East, with President Donald Trump backing tough measures against Qatar even as his State Department and Defense Department have sought to remain...

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  • British PM condemns 'sickening' terror attack
British PM condemns 'sickening' terror attack

The imam of Muslim Welfare House - which is also a community centre - said a passing police van was flagged down after the attack . According to multiple reports and social media posts, the van ran over people leaving the Finsbury Park Mosque .

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  • British PM Theresa May condemns 'sickening' terror attack on Muslims
British PM Theresa May condemns 'sickening' terror attack on Muslims

He will be given a mental health evaluation. This is a clear hate crime. The crash occurred shortly after midnight, when police received reports of a collision between a van and pedestrians. "No one! No one!" Witnesses said a group from the mosque stopped to help an elderly man who had taken ill when the vehicle deliberately hit them at high ...

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  • Car Rams Police Vehicle, Explodes on Paris' Champs-Elysees
Car Rams Police Vehicle, Explodes on Paris' Champs-Elysees

Gerard Collomb, France's interior minister, addressed reporters Monday afternoon, saying that the Champs-Elysees attacker's vehicle contained weapons and explosives. The driver is confirmed dead but there are no reports of any other casualties. Paris was hit Monday by yet another suspected terror attack - this time involving a motorist who was ...

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  • President Trump calls for return of American fugitives in Cuba
President Trump calls for return of American fugitives in Cuba

The biggest change in travel policy will be that Americans making educational people-to-people trips, one of the most popular authorized categories, can no longer go to the island on their own but only in groups. But Trump's action fell well short of doing so. Under the new policy , which is not a total shift from Obama's, airlines and cruise ...

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  • Indyref2 plans a factor in SNP election result, Nicola Sturgeon admits
Indyref2 plans a factor in SNP election result, Nicola Sturgeon admits

The Scottish National Party went into this general election with losses predicted from their record 56-seat haul in 2015, but even the nationalists' fiercest critics could not have envisaged such a hard night for Nicola Sturgeon's party. Asked if Scottish Tories would push for a softer line on Brexit, he said: "I think we can have a tremendous am...

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  • ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Sarfraz Ahmed's uncle says India will bounce back
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Sarfraz Ahmed's uncle says India will bounce back

Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur has expressed hope that the proposed World XI tour to the country will go ahead after his side crushed their arch-rivals India to clinch their maiden Champions Trophy . " Pakistan played what seems to be a ideal game of cricket". The left-handed Bangladesh opener scored 293 in four matches on the way to clin...

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  • Alleged Russia Hacking-Report Leaker Reality Winner to Plead Not Guilty
Alleged Russia Hacking-Report Leaker Reality Winner to Plead Not Guilty

In an interview with the Daily Beast earlier that day, Billie Winner-Davis described her daughter's passion. "Mainly she was concerned about her cat", Winner-Davis said . "We really don't know the full extent of what she's been charged with because we don't know the content of the documents that she released". While it is clear from her soci...

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