• Scalise shooter had list of Republican lawmakers' names in his pocket
Scalise shooter had list of Republican lawmakers' names in his pocket

The gunman opened fire around 7 a.m. Wednesday morning, striking five people, including House Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise . The officials said investigators don't know what the list of names means, but members of Congress have been briefed.

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  • UK Police: 58 Missing, Presumed Dead in London Fire
UK Police: 58 Missing, Presumed Dead in London Fire

Officials warn that no further survivors are likely to be found. British media have reported that contractors installed a cheaper, less flame-resistant type of exterior paneling on the 24-story tower in a renovation that was completed just previous year.

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  • Navy stops search for 7 missing sailors after bodies found
Navy stops search for 7 missing sailors after bodies found

The 10,000-ton guided-missile destroyer and the ACX Crystal , a 29,000-ton container ship flagged in the Philippines, collided early Saturday local time off Japan's Izu Peninsula, officials said. According to NBC News , the sailors' names will not be released until family notification is completed. "Thank you to our Japanese allies for their...

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  • 58 people missing and presumed dead in London fire; number may increase
58 people missing and presumed dead in London fire; number may increase

Commander of the Metropolitan Police Stuart Cundy said in a statement that a recovery operation, which was briefly suspended for security reasons, had been resumed and family liaison officers were dealing with 52 families. Corbyn said that empty luxury properties in Kensington should be taken over by the government to save people who lost the...

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  • 6 suspects convicted in 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts
6 suspects convicted in 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts

A seventh suspect was acquitted in the special Terrorist and Disruptive Activities Prevention Act court. The trial of Salem , Mustafa Dossa , Karimullah Khan, Firoz Abdul Rashid Khan , Riyaz Siddiqui , Tahir Merchant and Abdul Quayyum was separated from the main case as they were arrested subsequently.

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  • Virginia Primaries: Ralph Northam fends off progressive Tom Perriello with double-digit lead
Virginia Primaries: Ralph Northam fends off progressive Tom Perriello with double-digit lead

But the majority was happy to back the more moderate and establishment-favored Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam over a liberal insurgent who sought to portray his candidacy as the tip of the spear of the anti-Trump resistance. Speaking to a sweaty crowd packed into an Arlington restaurant with no air-conditioning, an ebullient Northam congratulated Perriel...

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  • Varadkar to hold separate talks with DUP and Sinn Féin
Varadkar to hold separate talks with DUP and Sinn Féin

The opening of the United Kingdom's Parliament has been delayed by two days because Prime Minister Theresa May has still not finalized a deal with the Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party over its support for her government. The PM has rejected claims the deal would undermine its duty to be impartial in Northern Ireland. Sinn Fein's Stormon...

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  • Grenfell Tower death toll reaches 30
Grenfell Tower death toll reaches 30

OVER AT at Kensington town hall, protesters have stormed the building and are in the lobby chanting: " We want justice ". Britain's Press Association reported that some 70 people are still missing after the fire , based on a compilation of verified reports.

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  • United Kingdom police detain man on suspicion of having a knife near Parliament
United Kingdom police detain man on suspicion of having a knife near Parliament

London police (MPS) said the man was acting suspiciously at around 11 a.m. (6.00 a.m. ET) near one of the gates where a militant killed a policeman less than three months ago. "We got seconds down the road and they had him on the floor, pinned". "Armed police everywhere, telling everyone to move back, and we all got pushed back".

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  • A ballgame of unity, friendly rivalry, won by Dems
A ballgame of unity, friendly rivalry, won by Dems

President Trump is not planning to attend the game due to security concerns, the White House said on Wednesday. The annual Congressional Baseball Game pits Republicans against Democrats, but this year the focus has turned to showing unity in the wake of the shooting .

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  • Downing Street talks fail to finalise DUP-Tory deal
Downing Street talks fail to finalise DUP-Tory deal

Protestors gather in Newcastle upon Tyne on June 12, 2017 to demand British Prime Minister Theresa May walk away from any alliance with the right-wing Democratic Unionist Party, or else step down. Speaking alongside the President at the Elysee Palace, she said: "I confirmed to President Macron that the timetable for the Brexit negotiation remains...

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  • Steve Scalise has more surgery as authorities track shooter's path
Steve Scalise has more surgery as authorities track shooter's path

Scalise, a police officer, a congressional aide and a lobbyist were wounded on Wednesday when a man identified as James Hodgkinson , 66, from the St. The president said that because of the "tremendous pain and suffering he's now enduring. our country will perhaps become closer, more unified". The Capitol Police Memorial Fund was added to the list ...

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  • London fire death toll hits 30 as dozens remain missing
London fire death toll hits 30 as dozens remain missing

Meanwhile, British media reported that the number of dead could surpass 100. Prime Minister Theresa May's government earlier sought to quell anger over the fire , pledging to support the victims of the blaze after protesters jeered her when she visited local residents.

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  • Britain's May confirms Brexit talks
Britain's May confirms Brexit talks "as planned" despite uncertainties

The Conservative source said this meant the party was "confident" it had enough votes for the programme to be approved, after May suffered a disastrous setback in snap elections a week ago that saw her lose her majority in the 650-seat House of Commons, just ahead of crucial Brexit negotiations with Brussels.

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  • I'll come back, William vows after visiting Grenfell Tower community with Queen
I'll come back, William vows after visiting Grenfell Tower community with Queen

The Times newspaper quoted a Reynobond salesman as saying that in the United States the panels were banned for buildings taller than 40 feet (12 metres), far lower than the 24-storey Grenfell Tower that was consumed by the roaring blaze.

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  • UK police: 58 confirmed or presumed dead after London blaze
UK police: 58 confirmed or presumed dead after London blaze

Police Commander Stuart Cundy said Saturday that this number, which was based on reports from the public, may rise. The first is that, even if the regulation had passed, and required existing developers to retrofit sprinklers into older buildings, Grenfell Tower might not have gotten a sprinkler system before the fire occurred.

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  • CNN Sues FBI For Release Of Comey Memos
CNN Sues FBI For Release Of Comey Memos

Comey would not say in his testimony last week whether he thought the president sought to obstruct justice, but added it would be up to special counsel Mueller "to sort that out". The US president's attack, which appears to target Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general whois leading the government investigation, reflects Mr Trump's mounting ...

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  • Aircraft Search for Missing USS Fitzgerald Sailors After Collision
Aircraft Search for Missing USS Fitzgerald Sailors After Collision

The merchant vessel with which the Fitzgerald collided is the ACX Crystal, a container ship flagged in the Philippines, officials said. The US 7th fleet said the USS Fitzgerald had "experienced flooding in some spaces". "This has been a hard day", Aucoin said, adding that the search for missing shipmates would continue now that the vessel...

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  • Kevin Durant, Steph Curry both want to remain with Warriors
Kevin Durant, Steph Curry both want to remain with Warriors

Steph was clearly having a good time at the parade, at one point running through the crowd for high fives with fans who had lined up to cheer on their team. Tens of thousands of fans had taken their places behind barriers set up along the route by early Thursday. The parade starts at 10 a.m.at Broadway and 11th Street in downtown.

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  • 'The Daily Show' Opens Trump Twitter Library Near Trump Tower
'The Daily Show' Opens Trump Twitter Library Near Trump Tower

U.S. President Donald Trump received a special library to celebrate his birthday, which slipped by quietly on June 14. In a press release , the Daily Show announced that the library will open on Friday on West 57th Street near 5th Avenue - which happens to be steps from Trump Tower.

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