• 58 people in London apartment are missing and presumed dead in fire
58 people in London apartment are missing and presumed dead in fire

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". Grief over a London high-rise tower fire that killed dozens turned to outrage Friday amid reports that the materials used in a recent renovation of the public housing block may have f...

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  • Tulsa's Mike Neal Talks About Long-Time Friend Scalise After Shooting
Tulsa's Mike Neal Talks About Long-Time Friend Scalise After Shooting

Because Scalise is a member of House leadership, Capitol Police were present at the field. Sava said that he did not entirely understand reports that the shot in the hip with a high-powered rifle was not particularly serious . The hospital has further stated that Scalise will need to undergo further operations. The game will now benefi...

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  • 30 killed, dozens missing, more feared dead in London tower block fire
30 killed, dozens missing, more feared dead in London tower block fire

Music mogul Simon Cowell has admitted that the fire at London's Grenfell Tower , which is less than a mile from his home, "sent chills through him" and has prompted him to make a charity record with all proceeds going to those affected by the horror blaze.

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  • PM Theresa May confident of securing deal to stay in power
PM Theresa May confident of securing deal to stay in power

Talks between the Tories and the DUP are set to continue next week in the lead up to the State Opening of Parliament, which has been put back until Wednesday. Philip Hammond, Britain's finance minister, says protecting the British economy should be the main goal of upcoming negotiations over the country's exit from the European Union.

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  • Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in alleged Russia meddling
Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in alleged Russia meddling

In that interview , Trump said, "regardless of recommendation I was going to fire Comey" and suggested one reason he got rid of Comey was because of his frustration over the FBI's probe into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation.

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  • Shot US congressman Scalise improving
Shot US congressman Scalise improving

As his colleagues played baseball in his honor Thursday evening, MedStar Washington Hospital Center medical gave an update on Rep. Steve Scalise , who remains in critical condition but has improved. Townhall's thoughts and prayers are with Rep. Scalise, Matt Mika, Zach Barth, and Agents Bailey and Griner as they continue to heal. "It's bee...

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  • Minnesota officer found not guilty of all charges in Philando Castile shooting
Minnesota officer found not guilty of all charges in Philando Castile shooting

Castile's sister Allysza, weeping, said "he didn't deserve to die the way he did, and I will never have faith in this system". At least 13 officers were present in the small courtroom. A U.S. court has acquitted a police officer who shot dead an unarmed black man which was broadcast by his girlfriend on Facebook. He was trying to get out his ID and...

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  • Congressman Scalise, shot Wednesday, is improving, doctors report
Congressman Scalise, shot Wednesday, is improving, doctors report

Wenstrup said Scalise "was as fearless as he could possibly be". Doctors say House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (skuh-LEES') has a good possibility of recovery after he was at "imminent risk of death" from a gunshot wound to the hip two days ago.

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  • Trump may 'terminate' Russian Federation probe investigator, says president's pal
Trump may 'terminate' Russian Federation probe investigator, says president's pal

Trump has made it clear that he is frustrated by the investigation into Russian interference in the presidential election, which USA intelligence officials have said was done to tilt the outcome in Trump's favor. "And in fact, the chain of command of the special counsel is only directly to the attorney general", Rosenstein told the Senate committee...

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  • Irish, British PMs to meet to talk Brexit, N.Ireland crisis
Irish, British PMs to meet to talk Brexit, N.Ireland crisis

She yesterday set a five-day deadline to complete talks over a confidence and supply deal before presenting her legislative programme on Wednesday. "We remain fully committed to making the institutions work", she said. As a result, Northern Ireland still doesn't have equal marriage - unlike all of its neighbours Scotland , England, Wales and t...

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  • Talks on propping up UK PM May's Conservatives are 'very positive'
Talks on propping up UK PM May's Conservatives are 'very positive'

There is a steady dialogue between the two sides that has never stopped at any point. In the hours immediately after Thursday's embarrassing election setback for the Conservatives, British media reported that finance minister Philip Hammond had told May she needed to put "jobs first" in any new deal with Brussels.

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  • British PM to meet fire survivors in Downing St
British PM to meet fire survivors in Downing St

Emergency workers have reached the top of the 24-story tower. He says "my heart goes out to those affected". Residents believe this is one of the reasons their prior concerns were often overlooked. Whole families are said to be among the missing, including Bassem Choukeir, his wife Nadia, her mother Sariyya and the couple's three daughters Mirna, F...

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  • Trump lashes out over probe
Trump lashes out over probe

Christopher Ruddy, a friend of the president's , on Monday first said that Trump had been "weighing" whether to fire Mueller, who was appointed by Rosenstein after Trump fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey in May. Republican senators on Thursday had urged Trump not to fire Mueller or disrupt the special counsel probe. Tr...

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  • Britain, don't waste time warns EU Brexit chief
Britain, don't waste time warns EU Brexit chief

But she added that talks had also addressed "doing what's right for Northern Ireland, in respect of economic matters". The Northern Ireland-based party is being courted by May to create an alliance to push through the Conservative Party's agenda after a disastrous snap election left May short of a majority in Parliament.

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  • Time Running Out To Reach Northern Power Sharing Agreement
Time Running Out To Reach Northern Power Sharing Agreement

May said late on Wednesday that the talks were continuing, but that a fire that devastated a 24-storey tower block in London , killing at least 12 people, had taken priority. And Ulster Unionist Party leader Robin Swann said the Prime Minister had assured him that the "entire deal will be made public". "We need to hope for the best but prepare for...

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  • Watergate saga should tell Trump firing Mueller won't help him
Watergate saga should tell Trump firing Mueller won't help him

As he has already said earlier in the day, Rosenstein is not involved in the investigation and does not know any details regarding what's going on. Sessions previously recused himself from any involvement in the Russian Federation investigation due to his role as a prominent campaign adviser and surrogate.

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  • Hosts Russia see off New Zealand in Confederations Cup opener
Hosts Russia see off New Zealand in Confederations Cup opener

This is the 10th confederations cup , and just like numerous previous tournaments, it is being held in the country that will host the World Cup the following year, Russia . "It goes without saying that he's a great player". The draw for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 took place in Kazan on November 26, 2016, the identity of the Africa...

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  • Gulf Crisis: Al-Jazeera Twitter account temporarily 'suspended'
Gulf Crisis: Al-Jazeera Twitter account temporarily 'suspended'

Al Jazeera's Arabic Twitter account was suspended as the result of what the Qatari news organization said was an "organized campaign". "The main Al-Jazeera Twitter account has been suspended, and work is ongoing to solve the problem", Yasser Abuhilalah , managing director of Al-Jazeera Arabic, tweeted.

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  • USA lawmaker Scalise improving after baseball field shooting
USA lawmaker Scalise improving after baseball field shooting

Scalise, 51, sustained injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding after being shot in his left hip on Wednesday morning on a baseball field in a Washington suburb. "It's quite common that we don't remove bullets and fragments, and that's the case here, as well". "And because of him and the tremendous pain and suffering he's now...

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  • Theresa May finally says she will visit victims of Grenfill Tower fire
Theresa May finally says she will visit victims of Grenfill Tower fire

The disaster has prompted an outpouring of generosity, with shocked Londoners donating so many clothes, shoes and bedsheets that volunteers were soon overwhelmed. Hundreds more remain unaccounted for. Kensington and Chelsea Council has said every survivor of the tragedy has been found temporary accommodation.

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