• Trump lashes out at reports of 'obstruction of justice'
Trump lashes out at reports of 'obstruction of justice'

Rosenstein said he has seen no evidence of good cause to fire the special prosecutor overseeing the Russian Federation investigation. In a second early morning tweet Trump also called the investigation "the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history".

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  • Vehicle strikes and injures multiple pedestrians near Finsbury Park, London police say
Vehicle strikes and injures multiple pedestrians near Finsbury Park, London police say

The Emirates Stadium close by, while further up Seven Sisters Road is the green space of Finsbury Park, which opened in 1869 and gives the area its name. The Metropolitan Police said the investigation of the incident is being carried out by the Counter Terrorism Command. Despite the change in leadership and a new focus on inter-faith relations, t...

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  • Trump transition team orders former aides to preserve Russia-related materials
Trump transition team orders former aides to preserve Russia-related materials

All five of the men named in the memo, except for Gates, had been previously linked to investigations by the FBI or Congress. A person familiar with Mueller's inquiry, speaking on condition of anonymity, said on Thursday Mueller was looking into whether Trump or others attempted to obstruct the Russian Federation investigation.

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  • Trump Lawyer Contradicts Trump Tweet, Stumps Sunday Beltway Hosts
Trump Lawyer Contradicts Trump Tweet, Stumps Sunday Beltway Hosts

Helderman of The Washington Post; and by Mark Niquette, Ros Krasny, Jeanna Smialek, David McLaughlin and Ben Brody of Bloomberg News. Comey, who testified before Congress last week, indicated that he told Trump on multiple occasions, upon the president's insistence, that he was not under investigation during the Russian Federation probe.

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  • President Trump's Allies Suddenly Begin to Question Robert Mueller's Russia Investigation
President Trump's Allies Suddenly Begin to Question Robert Mueller's Russia Investigation

He told senators during a committee hearing that there would have to be "good cause" for Mueller to be removed from his role. Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del., asked Rosenstein: Why would the deputy attorney general have written a memo to Sessions that was "exclusively" about a matter from which Sessions was recused? On Tuesday morning , Trump sup...

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  • Trump cries 'witch hunt' amid Russia probe
Trump cries 'witch hunt' amid Russia probe

President Trump dismissed a potential obstruction of justice investigation into his conduct, calling allegations of collusion between him, his campaign or people associated with him and Russian Federation a "phony story". The Washington Post first reported that Robert Mueller wanted to question Dan Coats , the director of national intellige...

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  • Woman killed by police identified by relatives
Woman killed by police identified by relatives

The woman, identified by family members as Charleena Lyles, is said to have battled mental illness over the past year and previously feared that her children, one of whom had Down Syndrome, would be taken away. "There's no way you could've taken a taser and taken her down?" Shortly after the shooting, family members arrived at Lyles' apartment an...

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  • 79 now believed to have died in London high-rise fire
79 now believed to have died in London high-rise fire

Cundy explained that one of the reasons identification has been so hard is because dental records are needed from victims who hailed from different countries around the world. Two British officials have said that new exterior cladding used in a renovation of Grenfell Tower may have been banned under United Kingdom building regulations.

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  • One killed after van crashes into pedestrians in London
One killed after van crashes into pedestrians in London

The statement from her office said her thoughts were with the injured, their loved ones and emergency services who responded to the scene. A British Muslim group said the people struck down by the vehicle were worshipers leaving a mosque .

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  • Muslim Council of Britain calls London attack violent manifestation of Islamophobia
Muslim Council of Britain calls London attack violent manifestation of Islamophobia

The Muslim Council said in a tweet that worshippers were struck by the van while leaving prayers near Finsbury Park mosque . "Eight people injured were taken to three separate hospitals", police said in a statement , adding that two other people were treated for minor injuries.

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  • 2 dead in suspected jihadist attack on Mali spa
2 dead in suspected jihadist attack on Mali spa

TWO MEMBERS OF the Irish Defence Forces who were at a hotel in Mali that was attacked by suspected jihadists have been located and have returned to their local base, it was confirmed this morning. He told Al Jazeera that the attack seemed to be "well-organised". "There is the ultimate problem where governance is very weak in these areas, and th...

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  • 'No. of missing' USS Fitzgerald sailors found dead
'No. of missing' USS Fitzgerald sailors found dead

U.S. Navy and Japanese coast guard are search by air and see for seven sailors missing from the USS Fitzgerald following an accident at sea. Three injured sailors , including the Fitzgerald's commanding officer, were rushed to a naval hospital with undisclosed injuries.

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  • Taliban storm Afghan police compound; 1 police dead
Taliban storm Afghan police compound; 1 police dead

The Saturday shooting was one of several recent insider attacks that are raising new concerns about poor vetting and conflicting loyalties, even among the elite Afghan special operations forces that the USA military sees as crucial to boosting the war effort.

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  • ISIS Claims First Operation In Israel, 1 Policewoman Killed
ISIS Claims First Operation In Israel, 1 Policewoman Killed

In its statement, Daesh said the attack was " revenge for the religion of Allah and the sanctities of the violated Muslims". But Israel's Shin Bet and Palestinian militant group Hamas , which controls the Gaza Strip and has fought three wars with Israel since 2008, said the attackers were members of Palestinian groups.

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  • One arrest after vehicle hits people outside of London mosque
One arrest after vehicle hits people outside of London mosque

Earlier she described it as a " terrible incident ", adding: "All my thoughts are with those who have been injured, their loved ones and the emergency services on the scene". In 2015, the mosque was one of around 20 that took part in an open day organised by the MCB to promote better understanding of Islam following Islamist-inspired terrorist atta...

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  • London vehicle hits pedestrians, police say 'number' of injuries
London vehicle hits pedestrians, police say 'number' of injuries

He has been taken to hospital as a precaution and will also undergo a mental health assessment. London's Metropolitan Police said it was called just after midnight to an incident at Finsbury Park . A man died and eight people were injured after a van hit pedestrians near Finsbury Park mosque in a " potential terrorist attack " last night...

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  • US says it downed Syrian warplane that attacked US-backed fighters
US says it downed Syrian warplane that attacked US-backed fighters

The Syrian army backed by Iranian-backed militias has also been in competition in southeastern Syria with US -backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) rebels who are also trying to recapture territory from Islamic State . According to the Pentagon , the Syrian-owned and Soviet-built SU-22, an older fighter-bomber, attacked SDF forces two kilometers nort...

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  • Van plows into Muslim worshippers in London, killing one
Van plows into Muslim worshippers in London, killing one

A witness who lives opposite the scene of the incident told the BBC a white van stopped near the Finsbury Park Mosque, as Muslims celebrated Ramadan in the multiethnic area. "No one! No one!" Finsbury Park mosque was once infamous as the stamping ground of hook-handed hate preacher Abu Hamza. The driver was arrested and taken to a hospital as a...

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  • Driver Crashes Vehicle into Pedestrians near London Mosque | 1 Dead, 10 Injured
Driver Crashes Vehicle into Pedestrians near London Mosque | 1 Dead, 10 Injured

Eight of the injured were taken to hospitals, police said . Finsbury Park is a diverse London suburb situated a few kilometres north of the city centre. "Horrible to watch police officers doing cardiac massage at people on the floor, desperately trying to save them", witness Cynthia Vanzella wrote on Twitter .

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  • Officer never saw Philando Castile's gun before shooting, prosecutor says
Officer never saw Philando Castile's gun before shooting, prosecutor says

St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez was charged with second-degree manslaughter after he fatally shot Philando Castile , 32, last July in an incident that drew national attention and led to weeks of protests in St. The Ramsey County judge hearing the case hasn't said in open court how long each side will get for closing argume...

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