• Navy identifies sailors killed in destroyer crash
Navy identifies sailors killed in destroyer crash

Early Saturday morning, the Crystal - for reasons that have not been explained - swung around 180 degrees in that busy waterway and doubled back on its course, heading almost due west. Others injured were treated aboard the ship, the Navy said. The Fitzgerald sustained significant damage, and the ship's commander, Cmdr. The U.S.

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  • 1 dead, 8 injured in van crash near mosque
1 dead, 8 injured in van crash near mosque

Police have not yet determined whether the fatality was a result of the van attack. London's transport authority said on Twitter that the Seven Sisters road had been closed due to an "emergency services incident". Mohammed Kozbar said the Muslim community is "in shock". Police are treating the incident as a terrorist attack. Secretary gen...

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  • Many hurt as vehicle rams pedestrians in North London
Many hurt as vehicle rams pedestrians in North London

A white van was driven into a crowd of people near the Finsbury Park Mosque in North London just past midnight, as worshippers were leaving following Ramadan prayers. Basu said that officers who were in the vicinity attended the incident "immediately" and that additional officers were on the scene within 10 minutes.

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  • Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU
Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

Arriving in Brussels on the first day of Brexit negotiations today, the Brexit secretary told the Press Association we UK's negotiating team was starting talks in a "positive and constructive tone". David Davis , the country's top EU negotiator, will meet with his opposite number, Michel Barnier , in Brussels to begin what is expected to be a lo...

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  • Britain's May Confident on Deal to Stay in Power
Britain's May Confident on Deal to Stay in Power

The delegation of the Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ) included DUP leader Arlene Foster and Simon Hamilton, a key DUP figure, who served as the economy minister in the Northern Ireland Executive from 2016 until its collapse in January 2017, while Sinn Fein were represented by Michelle O'Neill, Michelle Gildernew, Gerry Adams and Mary ...

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  • Banned materials suspected in London fire
Banned materials suspected in London fire

Earlier, writing in the Observer , Mr Khan had suggested that high-rise tower blocks dating from the 1960s and 1970s could be torn down in the wake of the fire, which he said may well be the "defining outcome of this tragedy". Many others were unable to leave their flats due to the thick black smoke filling the corridors. "Put to the test, the U...

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  • FIBA 3×3 World Cup 2017 rosters confirmed
FIBA 3×3 World Cup 2017 rosters confirmed

Hosts France have been handed a hard task too as they join two previous winners of the FIBA 3x3 Europe Cup, Romania and Slovenia , in Pool B. In the women's category are: Hungary , Germany , Russia , Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan (Pool A); France, Switzerland , Spain , Turkmenistan and Venezuela (Pool B); the Netherlands , Ukraine ,...

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  • One dead, several injured as van driven through crowd outside London mosque
One dead, several injured as van driven through crowd outside London mosque

Numerous witnesses told CNN that they saw three men in the van, with two fleeing on foot after the other was apprehended. He claimed it took them one hour to arrive at the scene while "someone bled to death". Mrs May described it as a "terrible incident", adding: "All my thoughts are with those who have been injured, their loved ones and the em...

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  • Taylor Swift's music returns to streaming sites
Taylor Swift's music returns to streaming sites

Mere hours before the release of Katy Perry's purposeful pop LP Witness , it looks like she may be thwarted by Taylor Swift . The pop songstress releases her music on all streaming services , according to a social media announcement. Besides Apple Music, no streaming service was able to feature 1989. The album included the song "Bad Blood", ...

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  • Pakistan Thrashes Archrival India by 180 Runs to Claim ICC Champions Trophy
Pakistan Thrashes Archrival India by 180 Runs to Claim ICC Champions Trophy

Kohli , the world's top-ranked one-day batsman, had been dropped off the previous delivery in the slips and the India fans looked shell-shocked as he trudged off. Kohli added that the team with more intensity and passion won the all-important match in London . In reply, India were all out for 158 runs in 30.3 overs.

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  • May pledges support for fire victims after met by angry protesters
May pledges support for fire victims after met by angry protesters

Mr Cundy said: "Sadly, at this time there are 58 people who we have been told were in the Grenfell Tower on the night that are missing, and therefore sadly, I have to assume that they are dead". Police Cmdr. Stuart Cundy said the number of 58 is based on reports from the public and may rise. More than 70 people reportedly remain unaccounted for...

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  • What Impact Does Lyle Jeffs' Arrest Have On FLDS?
What Impact Does Lyle Jeffs' Arrest Have On FLDS?

Jeffs came up wanted . And while his co-worker was deeply suspicious Haug said he knew he had to call police. According to a spokesperson for Utah's U.S. Jeffs, the leader of Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will likely face another felony charge over his conduct the past year, according to the government.

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  • Portugal: more than 20 dead in forest fires
Portugal: more than 20 dead in forest fires

Many victims died inside their vehicles as they drove on nearby roads in attempts to avoid the blaze , CNN reported. "It is a real inferno, we have never seen anything like that", the mayor of Pedrogao Grande Valdemar Alves told reporters , adding that more than 20 villages had been affected.

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  • 7 dead, heavy damage to US Navy ship in collision
7 dead, heavy damage to US Navy ship in collision

Naval base in Yokosuka, southwest of Tokyo , after the U.S. destroyer collided with the Philippine-registered container ship ACX Crystal in the waters off the Izu Peninsula Saturday, June 17, 2017 . Aucoin said he would not speculate on how long they would take to get to the bottom of what happened. "The damage was significant". He said in a ...

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  • Attacker Shot Outside Notre Dame Cathedral
Attacker Shot Outside Notre Dame Cathedral

Karine Dalle, a spokeswoman for the Paris archdiocese, said in a text message that the roughly 900 people inside the cathedral were notified about the violence and were "sitting calmly" until they were permitted to leave. "A man came behind these police officers and, armed with a hammer, started hitting one of them". "The hammer-wielding man ...

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  • Sessions to appear before committe over Comey's testimony
Sessions to appear before committe over Comey's testimony

One of the "overlooked" details from Thursday, Rather said , is that "Attorney General Sessions is now a marked man " because Comey revealed yet another undisclosed meeting between Sessions and Russian ambassador to the US and purported spymaster Sergey Kislyak .

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  • USA student, said to be in coma, released by North Korea
USA student, said to be in coma, released by North Korea

Otto Warmbier (WORM'-bir), whose parents say is in a coma , arrived at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center late Tuesday night. Warmbier, a 22-year-old University of Virginia undergraduate, was convicted and sentenced in a one-hour trial in North Korea's Supreme Court in March 2016.

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  • London fire: Police release images of devastating tower inferno
London fire: Police release images of devastating tower inferno

The move follows widespread criticism of the local Kensington and Chelsea Council's performance as residents of the 24-storey Grenfell Tower , which was engulfed in fire early on Wednesday, condemned the relief efforts and lack of information.

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  • Moreno's last-ditch header denies Portugal
Moreno's last-ditch header denies Portugal

Portugal's advance in the early stages was soon rewarded by Pepe latching onto a long distance effort from winger Nani , only to be retrospectively ruled offside . Portugal still went on to take the lead shortly afterwards, with Ronaldo setting up Ricardo Quaresma . The result leaves both sides tied for second place in Group A, behind host...

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  • Jared Kushner to travel to Middle East
Jared Kushner to travel to Middle East

Kushner and Greenblatt joined Trump in a landmark visit to the region in May where he met with both the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem and his Palestinian counterpart President Mahmoud Abbas in Ramallah . America stands ready to assist in every way we can". "I've always heard that perhaps the toughest deal to make i...

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