• Cristiano Ronaldo starts but Portugal held by Mexico in Confederations Cup
Cristiano Ronaldo starts but Portugal held by Mexico in Confederations Cup

With this draw, Portugal and Mexico are in second and third place, respectively, in Group A with one point each. Both Confederation Cup games played on Sunday in Russian Federation left teams confused by decisions - reached more slowly than expected - by referees taking advice from assistants watching multiple replays.

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  • Islamists hold diners hostage after bomb attack
Islamists hold diners hostage after bomb attack

Al-Shabaab has claimed responsibility for the attack, which was triggered by a suicide auto bomber and targeted customers who frequent the restaurant and adjacent hotel. "We and our global partners will take every possible precaution to protect our civilian population from harm during these operations while targeting terrorists", the president said...

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  • Russia Investigating Reports of Isis Leader Killed
Russia Investigating Reports of Isis Leader Killed

Obama announced in December 2014 that he and Cuban leader Raul Castro were restoring diplomatic ties between their countries, arguing that the policy the US had pursued for decades had failed to bring about change and that it was time to try a new approach.

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  • Judy Murray gets a tattoo to honour sons
Judy Murray gets a tattoo to honour sons

Dick Greenwood , the former England flanker and coach, also receives an OBE for services to national and global rugby. The mother-of-two chose to get an unusual tattoo which was inspired by her son's, Andy and Jamie Murray's , rise to sporting success.

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  • Who is Otto Warmbier?
Who is Otto Warmbier?

Dr. Jordan Bonomo said Warmbier, 22, has "no fractures to the bone and has minor blemishes on his skin". The doctors would not comment on Warmbier's prognosis or his chances of fully recovering, citing his parents' wishes. Warmbier is a University of Virginia student who arrived back home in OH on Tuesday in a coma. The Republican congressman s...

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  • London fire: New footage shows horror from inside Grenfell Tower
London fire: New footage shows horror from inside Grenfell Tower

If true, the Grenfell Tower disaster would be the deadliest fire in London since World War II, Reuters reported . British Prime Minister Theresa met the families of the victims on Saturday and assured them a total compensation of $6.4 million for emergency costs and for finding homes in nearby locations within three weeks, according to B...

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  • Queen notes 'very sombre mood' in Britain on official birthday
Queen notes 'very sombre mood' in Britain on official birthday

The head of state said a saddened country was showing resolve in the face of adversity and a determination to rebuild wrecked lives. The Queen used her official birthday to award the police officer killed in March's Westminster attack with a posthumous honour.

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  • Mexico snatch dramatic late leveller to deny Portugal victory
Mexico snatch dramatic late leveller to deny Portugal victory

Portugal went ahead when Cristiano Ronaldo's excellent work down the right wing set up Ricardo Quaresma , which was cancelled out by Javier Hernandez's smart header at the near post. The Mexicans should have taken the lead on the stroke of half time as Jiminez pulled the ball back for Hernandez inside the box but the Borrusia Moenchengladbach...

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  • Grenfell Tower residents condemn `invisible´ estate managers
Grenfell Tower residents condemn `invisible´ estate managers

Police have said the recovery process could take weeks, and warned some of the bodies may be too burned to be identified. She is still in contact with former colleagues who are now trying to find homes for the children who have been orphaned as a result of the fire , and they have told her that they are unable to keep up with the demands.

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  • GOP health care bill fate could be decided this week
GOP health care bill fate could be decided this week

Sen. Lindsey Graham , a South Carolina Republican, also said Monday that "I don't think there will be" when asked if she shared concerns there wouldn't be a health care bill in the Senate by the end of the year. One of the sticking points is Medicaid expansion . But Republicans haven't blinked an eye and continue to attribute any issues with...

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  • Donald Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in Russia probe
Donald Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in Russia probe

President Donald Trump's transition team has been ordered to preserve materials related to ongoing investigations into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 USA election, the New York Times reported on Friday, as Trump again assailed the probes.

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  • Gunfire heard at Mali resort area popular with foreigners
Gunfire heard at Mali resort area popular with foreigners

Malian troops and soldiers from France's Bakhane counter-terrorist force headed to the scene after the luxury Campement de Kangaba resort, which is frequented by top officials and foreigners, came under attack on Sunday. Cisse added, " The situation is under control ". Just days ago, the USA state department had warned of "possible future attac...

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  • Mother: Son tried to save Navy shipmates after collision
Mother: Son tried to save Navy shipmates after collision

The destroyer has a crew of about 300 and most were asleep when the ship collided early Saturday with the Philippine-flagged container ship ACX Crystal that was more than three times larger. The identities of the sailors that had been reported missing have not been released. "The incident is now under investigation", the statement said.

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  • London fire: Banned building materials suspected in Grenfell Tower
London fire: Banned building materials suspected in Grenfell Tower

In this photo released by the Metropolitan Police on Sunday, June 18, 2017 , a view of an apartment in the Grenfell Tower after fire engulfed the 24-storey building, in London . His remarks came as Nick Paget-Brown, the Tory leader of Kensington and Chelsea council, insisted officials were on the ground "very soon" after the fire broke out foll...

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  • Moscovici on Brexit negotiations: European Union will be 'amicable and firm'
Moscovici on Brexit negotiations: European Union will be 'amicable and firm'

After a disappointing election result, pragmatists in Britain's ruling Conservative Party pinned their hopes on Philip Hammond to save them from a "hard" exit from the European Union . The UK has agreed to sort out its European Union "divorce bill" and citizens' residence rights before starting Brexit trade talks, European Union sources have...

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  • Check fire safety at all flats in Ireland, says housing chief
Check fire safety at all flats in Ireland, says housing chief

And I've got to say some of the stories that I've heard will stay with me forever. At least thirty people died in the inferno, and the death toll is expected to grow. Told there was a need for the public to hear her say something had gone badly wrong and the Government accepted responsibility, Mrs May said: "Something bad has happened".

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  • President blasts reports he's under investigation
President blasts reports he's under investigation

In the meeting, Trump requested that the men "put that recommendation in writing", the White House has contended, prompting Rosenstein to offer a formal recommendation to Trump that Comey be fired because he mishandled the investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails.

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  • London fire: 58 presumed dead in Grenfell Tower blaze, say police
London fire: 58 presumed dead in Grenfell Tower blaze, say police

The Guardian newspaper reported Friday that Omnis Exteriors supplied the aluminum composite material used in the cladding. While the blaze has prompted an outpouring of generosity, with many people donating provisions and clothes, it has also unleashed rage at the authorities as the charred tower was cast as a deadly symbol of a deeply divided ...

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  • Theresa May chased away by Grenfell Tower protesters
Theresa May chased away by Grenfell Tower protesters

He continued: "To those who think rules, regulations, health and safety investment, are a bad thing, I say, "Come to Grenfell Tower, come meet the wonderful people I have met and remember those who have lost their life in a preventable accident that didn't need to happen".

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  • Queen Elizabeth says Britain deeply somber but steadfast
Queen Elizabeth says Britain deeply somber but steadfast

Rescue personnel have had difficulty reaching the top floors of the charred, 24-story tower. The queen marked her official birthday on Saturday by saying Britain remains "resolute in the face of adversity" after the horrendous fire and recent extremist attacks in London and Manchester.

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