• Fifth Grenfell Tower victim named, as death toll rises to 79
Fifth Grenfell Tower victim named, as death toll rises to 79

William, Princess Kate and Prince Harry have all made donations to help families who were made homeless by the tragedy. Cundy said a criminal investigation into the tower blaze would be exhaustive. John Cowley, managing director of CEP Architectural Facades, which produced rainscreen panels and windows for Grenfell Tower's cladding sub-contractor...

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  • After Otto Warmbier's death, Prez Trump condemns brutality of North Korea
After Otto Warmbier's death, Prez Trump condemns brutality of North Korea

There is nothing more tragic for a parent than to lose a child in the prime of life. Warmbier's family says in a statement released by a hospital that he died Monday afternoon. "He was home and we believe he could sense that". Warmbier was in detention in North Korea for almost a year and a half. Republican Sen. Rob Portman said North...

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  • Is President Trump Under Investigation? Here's What We Know
Is President Trump Under Investigation? Here's What We Know

Sekulow pressed the same points with Chuck Todd, Jake Tapper and John Dickerson, telling Todd that the Washington Post story was "a fake report-a report with no documented sources". Perhaps they harbored some resentment against President Trump himself, and took pleasure in his discomfiture. But when one looks at that matter that way, "th...

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  • Otto Warmbier (1994 - 2017)
Otto Warmbier (1994 - 2017)

The U.S. Department of State says it has "received with deep sadness" news about the death of an American college student who was released from North Korea and returned home to OH in a coma last week. Two of the other largest agencies to take Western tourists to North Korea also said they were reconsidering taking US tourists. "It has escalated t...

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  • Russia Says It Will Track US Planes As Potential Targets In Syria
Russia Says It Will Track US Planes As Potential Targets In Syria

A top Russian diplomat has condemned the United States for shooting down a Syrian Air Force fighter jet the previous day as an act of "aggression". Here is what the Russian Defense Ministry said: "Any aircraft, including planes and drones of the global coalition, detected in the operation areas west of the Euphrates River by the Russian air force...

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  • United Kingdom police: Mosque attack suspect held on terror charges
United Kingdom police: Mosque attack suspect held on terror charges

Police said the driver was arrested on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism, including murder and attempted murder. "It's better to be safe and stay at home", Mizou said. Britain's terror alert level is at "severe", meaning security officials believe an attack is highly likely. Zahra Musa, 43, who filmed the seco...

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  • Young's agent tweets that Riders waive former Texas star quarterback
Young's agent tweets that Riders waive former Texas star quarterback

The Roughriders' experiment with Vince Young seems to have come to an end. The 34-year-old Young, who signed with the Roughriders back in March , is expected to be sidelined four to six weeks. During a star-crossed National Football League career as a first-round draft pick of the Tennessee Titans, Young dealt with bouts of immaturity. The cut...

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  • Israeli policewoman stabbed to death in Jerusalem
Israeli policewoman stabbed to death in Jerusalem

A total of three Palestinian attackers, including the one who stabbed Malka, were shot dead by police during the two attacks. According to police reports, two of the attackers opened fire on police while a third stabbed the policewoman.

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  • Finsbury Park attack suspect named as Darren Osborne
Finsbury Park attack suspect named as Darren Osborne

Osborne is believed to have moved to the area from Weston-super- Mare around 10 years ago with his partner and four children. A man, who had earlier suffered a heart attack, died at the scene but it was not clear if his death was connected to the van attack.

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  • NI parties asked to respond on key talks issues
NI parties asked to respond on key talks issues

The British Prime Minister's comments came as she met Leo Varadkar at Downing Street for talks on Brexit and its impact on Ireland . We are talking about a confidence and supply agreement with them. "In the north of Ireland, Sinn Fein is enmeshed in institutional politics and their tie-up with EU funding, while in the south it wants to appea...

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  • UK, EU kick off 'positive' Brexit talks
UK, EU kick off 'positive' Brexit talks

But he said that Monday morning's terror attack in London and the devastating fires in Portugal reminded him that "there is more that unites us than divides us". Brexit secretary David Davis met with European Union leaders for the official beginning of Brexit negotiations on Monday, with uncertainty remaining following the loss of the Co...

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  • UK police: Mosque attack suspect held on terror charges
UK police: Mosque attack suspect held on terror charges

Eight people were taken to the hospital, with many of them in serious condition. - The van appears to be a vehicle rented from a company in Wales. Police said the driver was arrested on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism , including murder and attempted murder.

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  • Talks to strike deal with DUP 'ongoing', says Downing Street
Talks to strike deal with DUP 'ongoing', says Downing Street

With May still hammering out the details of a post-election deal to stay in power with the support of a small Northern Irish party, there are fears of a disorderly exit that would weaken the West, imperil Britain's $2.5 trillion economy and undermine London's position as the only financial centre to rival NY.

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  • Jared Kushner Speaks at White House Tech Summit
Jared Kushner Speaks at White House Tech Summit

Jared Kushner , President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, made some of his first public remarks since joining the administration when he spoke Monday at an event for the American Technology Council. Kushner has denied any improper contacts with Russian Federation. Kushner has said through his private attorney that he will cooperate with a...

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  • Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning
Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning

Sunday's assault marked an extremely rare direct attack from the Islamic Republic amid its support for embattled Syrian president Bashar Assad . The downing of the warplane - the first time in the conflict that the US has shot down a Syrian jet - came as Iran fired several ballistic missiles at IS positions in eastern Syria in retaliation ...

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  • Turkey to provide Qatar with food
Turkey to provide Qatar with food

Speaking after hosting his Qatari counterpart on Friday, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel called for the "sea and air blockades" to be lifted. "We had a decision to make, do we take the easy road or do we finally take a hard but necessary action". Bahrain and Egypt severed relations with Qatar on Monday, accusing it of supporting...

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  • Finsbury Park terror attack: Theresa May condemns 'sickening' assault on Muslims
Finsbury Park terror attack: Theresa May condemns 'sickening' assault on Muslims

I've seen the guy being held on the floor", Ibn Oman told Reuters at the scene. "If I ever needed anything he would come". 'My son is no terrorist - he's just a man with problems and I don't know how to cope with all this. Sadly he was pronounced dead at the scene at 01:04hrs. Osborne was arrested on suspicion of the commission, preparation o...

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  • Bombardier secures £895 rail and maintenance contract
Bombardier secures £895 rail and maintenance contract

Mick Cash, general secretary of the Rail , Maritime and Transport union, said: "There is an agreement in place on South West Trains that there will be no extension of driver-only operation and no threat to guards' jobs or roles, and that agreement transfers with the undertaking to the First MTR South Western franchise".

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  • Theresa May: support for Grenfell fire victims was 'not good enough'
Theresa May: support for Grenfell fire victims was 'not good enough'

It came as police said the death toll had risen to 79 . Residents who survived the tower blaze lost everything and have no idea where they are going to live, or how they will get back on their feet. For police, fire and emergency crews inside the tower, "it is incredibly emotional working in there", Cundy said. She said it was "difficult to esca...

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  • This GOP Leader's Comment on the Congressional Shooting Angered Democrats and Republicans
This GOP Leader's Comment on the Congressional Shooting Angered Democrats and Republicans

Georgia's 6th Congressional District had been solidly red for years, flipping from Democrat to Republican in 1978, with the election of Rep. Newt Gingrich , who later went on to be House speaker. "I had a lot of guilt about the election and Trump winning", said Amanda Kelly , a stay-at-home mom who campaigned for Ossoff before the general elect...

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