• United Kingdom police: 58 presumed dead in Grenfell Tower blaze
United Kingdom police: 58 presumed dead in Grenfell Tower blaze

The commander warned again the numbers may change "for a number of reasons" adding that it's possible that families of some of the victims may not have known they had loved ones in the building at the time of the blaze. He said: "I absolutely understand the frustration of why figures haven't been released earlier". Angry protesters chanting "We w...

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  • French defence minister quits over fake jobs claims
French defence minister quits over fake jobs claims

Goulard is one of several French politicians who allegedly used European Parliament salaries to fund work on their own political parties. Have you read Trendiee Today? Ferrand, a close ally of Macron's who helped manage the now-President's election campaign, has been caught up in allegations that he and his domestic partner benefited improper...

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  • Trump Boasts About Republican Wins in Special Congressional Elections
Trump Boasts About Republican Wins in Special Congressional Elections

What's interesting is what all this money and activity did, and didn't do. More than $25M poured into Ossoff's campaign coffers, much from the Hollywood celebrity crowd of Jane Fonda, Chelsea Handler, Sam Waterston, Mark Ruffalo, Samuel L.

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  • Care bill would roll back Medicaid and ACA's taxes
Care bill would roll back Medicaid and ACA's taxes

The House passed a healthcare bill in May only after the legislation was amended to win votes from conservatives. Senator Paul is not part of the negotiations. Scrapping Obama's 2010 statute is a top priority of Trump and the GOP, but internal divisions have slowed its progress through the Republican-controlled Congress.

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  • NAFTA Agriculture Ministers See 'Few' Differences Over Trade
NAFTA Agriculture Ministers See 'Few' Differences Over Trade

Labor unions, including the United Auto Workers (UAW), have expressed support for President Donald Trump's plan to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement ( NAFTA ) in a letter to the U.S. First, when NAFTA took effect in January 1994, trade between the US and Mexico was only $50 billion each way. This type of development makes ...

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  • Rolando header secures crucial point against Russian Federation
Rolando header secures crucial point against Russian Federation

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts during the Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match between Portugal and Mexico , at the Kazan Arena, Russia , Sunday, June 18, 2017. The Madrid star has been making headlines in recent weeks following accusations that he defrauded Spanish tax authorities out of €14.7 million. "We knew this was going to be...

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  • Saudi king names son heir as new generation encircles throne
Saudi king names son heir as new generation encircles throne

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks with Mohammed bin Salman in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. He also stressed his keenness on furthering the bilateral cooperation in various fields, the report said. He previously served as an adviser to the interior and defense ministries. The warm ties forged between Riyadh and Washington...

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  • North Atlantic Treaty Organisation jet intercepts Russian minister's plane
North Atlantic Treaty Organisation jet intercepts Russian minister's plane

A Russian jet flew within 5 feet (1.5 meters) of a US reconnaissance plane's wing tip over the Baltic Sea on Monday, US officials say. "As the aircraft did not identify themselves or respond to air traffic control, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation fighter jets scrambled to identify them, according to standard procedure", the statement read.

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  • Where is this wave of anti-Trump backlash we were promised?
Where is this wave of anti-Trump backlash we were promised?

He was a vessel through which Democrats channeled their hopes, but he lacked charisma. But for all his enthusiasm and energy, the 30 year-old came up short, losing 52-48 to Republican Karen Handel , an experienced local politician. Tuesday was a yuge win for Trump. Handel told gathered supporters her priorities on Capitol Hill will be moving t...

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  • The young crown prince reshaping Saudi Arabia
The young crown prince reshaping Saudi Arabia

Before his appointment as the Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman was serving as the deputy crown prince and was overseeing a wide range of portfolios amongst which are the defense ministry, war in neighboring Yemen , the kingdom's energy policy and the economic reforms to reduce dependency on oil.

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  • Queensland beats New South Wales 18-16 in State of Origin
Queensland beats New South Wales 18-16 in State of Origin

The Maroons headed out for the second half knowing they had to be the first to score, and despite taking 13 minutes, they claimed an incredible try to Gagai. Despite the end of an era for Thurston, coach Kevin Walters this week said the match wouldn't only be about him. NSW don't need to overreact to their spectacular State of Origin II colla...

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  • British PM apologises for Grenfell Tower fire
British PM apologises for Grenfell Tower fire

Flames engulfed the building in less than an hour early on June 14, trapping many residents. "The Council has been liaising with the Government's Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG), who have asked all local authorities and housing associations to confirm the number and details relating to high-rise residential properties (6 ...

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  • Otto Warmbier: No autopsy for USA student held by North Korea
Otto Warmbier: No autopsy for USA student held by North Korea

A Providence man whose son went missing years ago and is rumored to be living in North Korea said he feels "a kinship" with the family of Otto Warmbier , the 22-year-old University of Virginia student who died on Monday after returning home from captivity in the rogue nation.

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  • Donald Trump's UK visit will go ahead
Donald Trump's UK visit will go ahead

In addition to the planned Repeal Bill, which will revoke the European Communities Act and place existing EU law into United Kingdom statute, legislation will also be introduced for new national policies on immigration, nuclear safeguards, agriculture, and fisheries, as well as trade and customs arrangements and global sanctions.

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  • Handel first female GOP rep elected to Congress in Georgia
Handel first female GOP rep elected to Congress in Georgia

Although Georgia Six has been safely in Republican hands since Newt Gingrich's freshman year in the House back in 1979, it only went for Trump a little over 1 point in 2016. Ossoff's loss and the narrower defeat, also on Tuesday, of Archie Parnell in South Carolina's fifth district, mean Democrats are zero for four in the special elections ...

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  • ADL urges hate crime probe in slaying of US Muslim teen
ADL urges hate crime probe in slaying of US Muslim teen

Witnesses say Torres caught up with the group a short time later in a nearby parking lot, got out of his auto armed with a baseball bat and began chasing the group. Fairfax County police charged Darwin Martinez Torres , 22, of Sterling, Virginia , with murder in connection with the case. " Torres then took Nabra with him in his vehicle to a ...

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  • All Eyes On Georgia's Special Election
All Eyes On Georgia's Special Election

He said that Democrats got nothing for "all the money spent". In the document, which was sent to lawmakers and staff, Luján wrote that there was "no doubt that Democrats can take back the House next fall" in the midterm elections. Republican Karen Handel won the race Democrats portrayed as a referendum on Donald Trump and a possible harbinge...

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  • Republicans win Georgia and SC congressional races
Republicans win Georgia and SC congressional races

Sure, Republicans have won the Congressional district since the Carter administration. Trump tweeted late Tuesday. Republicans spent $ 12 million and Democrats spent $12.2 million, according to sources tracking the air war. House seat in SC proved to be a surprisingly close result for the Democratic Party . "But this is the beginning of...

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  • Kim Jong-un oversees new type of cruise missile
Kim Jong-un oversees new type of cruise missile

The latest launch is thought to have featured anti-ship cruise missiles that would not present a direct threat to the Japanese mainland. Experts said the new anti-ship missile has four launching canisters. sanctions. Meanwhile, South Korea suspended temporarily the further deployment of the advanced U.S. missile defense system known as THAA...

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  • What happened to Otto Warmbier? Ex-detainee believes torture possible
What happened to Otto Warmbier? Ex-detainee believes torture possible

Trump wrote on Twitter. Trump has often cited China, North Korea's longtime ally, as a key player in United States efforts to rein in North Korea's quest to develop long-range nuclear missiles. "It's a total disgrace what happened to Otto". And I spoke with his family. The student's father, Fred Warmbier, said last week that his son had bee...

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