• Search for 7 Navy sailors ends after bodies found on ship
Search for 7 Navy sailors ends after bodies found on ship

A US destroyer was back in its home port after colliding before dawn Saturday with a container ship four times its size, leaving seven sailors missing . In addition to the missing , at least three other sailors-including the ship's captain, Cmdr. The incident was among the worst non-combat disasters in recent history for the U.S.

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  • Calls for Theresa May to resign as snap election delivers hung parliament
Calls for Theresa May to resign as snap election delivers hung parliament

Prior to the election , there was speculation that May would use the opportunity to reshuffle the cabinet; last night it was unclear if May would survive the election results . In term of the popular vote, the Conservatives won 43 per cent - a three point lead over Labour. Senior EU officials and politicians have said May can postpone the dat...

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  • Still Swinging for the Fences — Trump Travel Ban
Still Swinging for the Fences — Trump Travel Ban

US President Donald Trump urged his Justice Department to shun political correctness and call a proposed restriction on travellers from certain Muslim countries what it's, a travel ban. It deleted Iraq from the list and removed an indefinite ban on Syrian refugees. The results come just days after a second terror attack in Britain in th...

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  • Representative Steve Scalise's Condition Improves to
Representative Steve Scalise's Condition Improves to "Serious"

The House Majority Whip underwent several surgeries after the shooting. "He is more responsive and is speaking with his loved ones", the doctor said. Scalise, 51, was critically wounded during a congressional baseball game practice Wednesday after an assault rifle bullet ripped through his body, shattering bones and damaging internal organs along...

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  • Rubio says best to let Russian Federation probe proceed
Rubio says best to let Russian Federation probe proceed

In another tweet earlier on June 16, 2017 , Mr. Trump writes, "After 7 months of investigations & committee hearings about my 'collusion with the Russians, ' nobody has been able to show any proof". It also asks former transition officials to retain records related to five former Trump campaign associates: former campaign chairman Paul Manafort; h...

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  • Trump transition team members directed to preserve records related to Russian Federation
Trump transition team members directed to preserve records related to Russian Federation

In a two-part tweet posted before 7 am on Sunday, Trump wrote , "The MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN agenda is doing very well despite the distraction of the Witch Hunt ". The official demanded anonymity because the official was not authorized to be named discussing the deliberations. Trump's tweets came after the top lawyer for his transition team...

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  • Queen Elizabeth Holds Minute's Silence For Victims Of London Attack
Queen Elizabeth Holds Minute's Silence For Victims Of London Attack

Share with Us - We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article, and smart, constructive criticism. He said there may have been people in the tower that police are not aware of, which would add to the death toll. A fire broke out at the 27-storey Grenfell Tower earlier this week, killing at least 17. Dozens of volunteers...

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  • Turnout in French parliamentary election estimated at 42-43 pct
Turnout in French parliamentary election estimated at 42-43 pct

Germany and France have the eurozone's two biggest economies and are the traditional motor of European integration. That was less than some had expected after its crushing victory in last week's first-round vote. Overall, the first-round vote saw record low voter interest, with less than half of France's 47.5 million voters taking part overall. M...

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  • Wildfires in Portugal kill at least 58
Wildfires in Portugal kill at least 58

From June to September 2007, 84 people died in Greek wildfires, including 67 in a blaze that torched 1,500 square kilometres (370,000 acres) of forest and farmland in southern Greece. In a statement , the Secretary-General said he spoke earlier today with the President of Portugal , Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa , and with the Prime Minister, Antóni...

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  • Cuban Ambassador to the US Criticizes President Trump's Policy Rollbacks
Cuban Ambassador to the US Criticizes President Trump's Policy Rollbacks

The venue is named after a leader of the failed US-backed Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba in 1961 against Fidel Castro's revolutionary government . You have no choice. Embassies in Havana and Washington will remain open. One of the major changes in the policy directive is that US travelers making educational people-to-people trips can no long...

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  • So much for unity: Trump lashes out
So much for unity: Trump lashes out

Rosenstein later appointed Robert Mueller to lead the investigation into ties between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation, which the president has repeatedly labeled a " witch hunt ". And Trump's bombshell tweet on Friday morning - appearing to confirm that he's now under investigation for obstruction of justice and attacking his deputy...

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  • American student Otto Warmbier released from North Korea, reportedly in a coma
American student Otto Warmbier released from North Korea, reportedly in a coma

The family also released a statement saying that officials in North Korea told them that Otto Warmbier had become ill with botulism and had been in a coma for well over a year now. Tillerson announced that the Department of State had secured Warmbier's release at the direction of the Republican president. Americans have been sen...

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  • 'Dreamers' Safe Under Trump-for Now
'Dreamers' Safe Under Trump-for Now

According to the press release by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security , DACA will remain in effect. Immigration activists have praised Trump's decision to allow the DACA program to continue. However, deportations have slightly gone down as less number of people has been caught crossing the Mexican border illegally. Some of those s...

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  • UK to observe minute's silence for victims of Grenfell Tower fire
UK to observe minute's silence for victims of Grenfell Tower fire

Calling for justice, they stormed Kensington's town hall , near Grenfell tower . May met victims privately at a central London hospital on Friday and had expressed her sorrow on television on Thursday after meeting emergency services personnel.

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  • Cuba blasts Trump's policy speech as 'hostile rhetoric'
Cuba blasts Trump's policy speech as 'hostile rhetoric'

Trump's new policy will eliminate such self-certified visits by individuals while still allowing them to be done as group tours, and also retaining some individual travel under other authorized categories such as religious, artistic and journalistic activities, officials said.

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  • How to watch Portugal vs. Mexico
How to watch Portugal vs. Mexico

They scored in the last few minutes and now we think of the next game. "He is focused on what needs to be done here, and without a doubt he will have a great tournament". His 30-metre strike bounced off the bar and Nani hammered the ball home but the referees disallowed the effort for an offside infringement earlier in the move.

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  • More than 60 killed by raging forest fires in Portugal
More than 60 killed by raging forest fires in Portugal

Portugal, like most southern European countries, is prone to forest fires in the dry summer months. Portugal was sweltering under a severe heatwave on June 17, with temperatures exceeding 40 degrees Celsius in several regions. "If it had rained, this would not happen". "I never thought it would come to this side", she said Sunday. According to th...

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  • 43 killed in Portugal forest fires
43 killed in Portugal forest fires

Speaking in the Vatican, Pope Francis, who visited Portugal last month, mentioned the victims in his weekly address: "I am close to the dear people of Portugal, hit by a devastating fire which is raging in the forests around Pedrogao Grande, causing many victims and injuries".

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  • Grenfell Tower families to get £5500 government payout
Grenfell Tower families to get £5500 government payout

Cundy promised an exhausting investigation into the tragedy. London's fire department says that the reason for the subway closure near the high-rise fire disaster is because of a "short-term risk of some debris falling onto the tracks".

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  • Forest fire in Portugal leaves at least 43 people dead
Forest fire in Portugal leaves at least 43 people dead

The other three deaths were from smoke inhalation, the official said, adding that 21 people were being treated for injuries. Authorities declared three days of national mourning as more than 800 firefighters and 260 vehicles battled the blaze, which also left 62 people injured, amid scenes of devastation.

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