• Root rues 'golden chance' that got away
Root rues 'golden chance' that got away

Getting England out for 211 is never easy because they have a wonderful balance to their side and we knew if we didn't take wickets they would score heavily. Bayliss backed his team to brush off their disappointment over the next few days and focus on the second half of the season. Then, in August, West Indies arrive for a multi-format tour.

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  • Portugal forest fire kills at least 19 -government
Portugal forest fire kills at least 19 -government

Three people were killed and over 1,000 evacuated in the Portuguese island of Madeira due to the fierce wildfires a year ago. Interior Ministry official Jorge Gomes has told state broadcaster RTP that the number of victims from the flames and suffocating smoke has reached 60, while another two people perished in a traffic accident related to the ...

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  • Republican baseball practice gunman `had list of names´
Republican baseball practice gunman `had list of names´

WASHINGTON (CNN ) - A list of names - including some Republican members of Congress - was found with the Alexandria shooter, according to a law enforcement source and Rep. Hodgkinson , in the parking lot and asked if those on the field were Democrat or Republican. Duncan said he told him it was Republicans. Duncan said he answered that the player...

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  • Israel revokes Ramadan goodwill gestures to Palestinians after attack on policewoman
Israel revokes Ramadan goodwill gestures to Palestinians after attack on policewoman

The Islamic State group on Saturday claimed responsibility for the fatal stabbing of an Israeli policewoman outside Jerusalem's Old City, in what would be a first for the jihadists in Israel. "Every time there was an attack in Jerusalem I would SMS her to see if she was okay and she would answer", Sarusi said. Netanyahu also suggested turning...

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  • U.S. congressman's condition improves but still critical after shooting
U.S. congressman's condition improves but still critical after shooting

Scalise is a member of the team and had been fielding balls at second base in preparation for the game when he was shot. Mika, a MI native, was one of five people shot when a gunman opened fire Wednesday as the Republican team practiced in Alexandria, Virginia.

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  • San Francisco bridge partially closed after motorist shot
San Francisco bridge partially closed after motorist shot

CHP spokesperson Officer Vu Williams tells the Chron that "one person, a motorist, was shot by an officer around 3:45 a.m. and transported to a hospital". Multiple commands were given to stop, but the driver failed to heed, Williams said. Eastbound I-80 was closed at 4th Street and there was no entrance to the eastbound direction from Treasure...

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  • Grenfell Tower fire survivors given just £10 to live on, volunteer says
Grenfell Tower fire survivors given just £10 to live on, volunteer says

He promised an exhaustive investigation into the fire which would include scrutiny of the renovation works on the block which some experts believe may have left the building more vulnerable to the catastrophic blaze. Some 70 residents remain unaccounted for. The official death toll from the blaze now sits at 30, up from 17 overnight, as firefig...

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  • Trump 'considering firing special counsel'
Trump 'considering firing special counsel'

With few exceptions, Trump's allies are urging him not to move to dismiss Mueller, which would be both politically and technically complicated. In the interview , Mr Ruddy said Mr Trump had considered replacing Mr Comey with Mr Mueller, who served as Federal Bureau of Investigation director during the George W.

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  • Warriors fans celebrate NBA title, with expectations of more to come
Warriors fans celebrate NBA title, with expectations of more to come

The Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in five games to win the title, capping a brilliant 15-1 post-season run. Iguodala also said the team will follow the lead of Curry, who stated earlier this year that he would not visit the White House if the Warriors were able to advance to and win the NBA Finals.

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  • Mutko: Russia can fight for Confederations Cup trophy
Mutko: Russia can fight for Confederations Cup trophy

ArraySt. Petersburg, June 18 (IANS ) An official opening ceremony for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russian Federation was held in front of packed spectators stands of the newly-built football stadium in the countrys second largest city of St Petersburg .

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  • Anti-LPG terminal protesters lathi-charged, 20 hospitalised
Anti-LPG terminal protesters lathi-charged, 20 hospitalised

Meanwhile, the Congress has called for a dawn-to-dusk hartal in Puthuvype while the Welfare Party of India declared a hartal in Ernakulam district, both on Monday. The incident began to unfold in the morning with the protesters, majority local residents, staging a march to the site where construction works resumed in the morning.

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  • 2nd LD: Protesters storm local town hall over London fire
2nd LD: Protesters storm local town hall over London fire

Very early in the morning on Wednesday, a fire erupted in high rise apartment building Grenfell Tower in West London . The Sun newspaper said 65 people were now feared dead or missing . "However, there may be other people who were in there on the night that others were not aware were there", he said. Officials have yet to answer seve...

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  • Trump's Policy impact on Cuba
Trump's Policy impact on Cuba

The new policy bans most USA business transactions with the Armed Forces Business Enterprises Group , a Cuban conglomerate involved in all sectors of the economy, but makes some exceptions, including for air and sea travel, according to US officials.

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  • DMK-led oppn meets Governor, seeks Palaniswami's govt's dismissal
DMK-led oppn meets Governor, seeks Palaniswami's govt's dismissal

Palanisamy won the trust vote held in the state assembly on the back of support offered by 122 AIADMK legislators. These demands have been raised with the Governor and he has assured us to look into the legal aspects of the matter, Mr Stalin said.

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  • Trump appears to confirm obstruction investigation on Twitter
Trump appears to confirm obstruction investigation on Twitter

Late on Thursday, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein - who is overseeing the Russian Federation investigation - issued a statement saying the Justice Department does not confirm or deny the kind of allegations in news reports about the probe, and encouraging the public to be skeptical of them.

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  • Hannity Calls for Mueller and Deputy AG Rosenstein To Recuse Themselves, Resign
Hannity Calls for Mueller and Deputy AG Rosenstein To Recuse Themselves, Resign

Muller was appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , and Trump could order Rosenstein to fire him or he could order that regulations that govern the appointment be repealed and then fire Mueller himself. The transition official spoke on condition of anonymity because the person was not authorized to discuss post-election decisi...

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  • Brexit talks to start Monday
Brexit talks to start Monday

LONDON/DUBLIN June 16 ( Reuters ) - Britain is likely to go into arduous talks on its exit from the European Union without a deal to keep Prime Minister Theresa May in power as negotiations with a Northern Irish "kingmaker" party grind into a second week.

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  • Brussels left waiting as May tries to clinch power deal
Brussels left waiting as May tries to clinch power deal

Sir John said he want May to "succeed and stay" as the PM and understands clearly why she is doing the deal with the DUP however, his "main concern" is the Northern Ireland peace process. The EU will keep the door open for Britain to return, but only on worse terms than it now has, European Parliament Brexit negotiator Guy Verhofstadt said Wednesda...

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  • Doctor says Scalise's vital signs stable
Doctor says Scalise's vital signs stable

He was considered in " imminent risk of death " when he arrived at the hospital after the shooting , the hospital's director of trauma, Dr. Jack Sava , said Friday. The shooter, identified as James T. Hodgkinson, a 66-year-old home inspector from IL, was shot and killed by Capitol Police officers who were in Scalise's security detail.

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  • UK government scrambles to limit fallout from London fire
UK government scrambles to limit fallout from London fire

Mr Cundy has warned the search and recovery operation is going to take a "significant" amount of time - with both the police and the London Fire Brigade saying it will take weeks to complete. Earlier in the day, the 91-year-old monarch described the country's mood as "somber" but insisted that Britain remained resolute during a hard time. The...

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