• Camden homes evacuated after Grenfell fire
Camden homes evacuated after Grenfell fire

Teacher Kim Price, who lives in Blashford Tower with her 14-year-old son, said: "I really don't know what to do, I'm so scared right now". The Chalcots estate has five tower blocks - four 22 storey blocks and one 18 storey block. "It's unbelievable. I understand that it's for our safety but they can't just ask us to evacuate with such short...

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  • Heavy rain today with a Flash Flood Watch in effect
Heavy rain today with a Flash Flood Watch in effect

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Heavy rainfall, strong to severe storms, high winds, flash flooding, and possibly weak tornadoes will remain a threat throughout Tennessee into Saturday.

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  • It's humiliating! Rajasthan govt paints
It's humiliating! Rajasthan govt paints "I am poor" outside houses

Mr. Kavia said a similar exercise had been undertaken in several other districts, such as Pali and Baran, and there was no intention on part of the government officials to "name and shame" anyone. Food security guarantee is the right of people. The move has been deemed insensitive by many. "It proves that the BJP governments at the Centre and in ...

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  • Fire safety fear forces evacuation of London tower blocks
Fire safety fear forces evacuation of London tower blocks

A Sky News reporter asked resident Karim how he found out that he had to move out and he replied "on the news, I was watching the TV and we were just sitting there watching and suddenly we were just told to come here and leave". Yesterday they were telling us our building was safe. Communities Secretary Sajid Javid has said there will have to b...

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  • Georgia didn't sour on the GOP
Georgia didn't sour on the GOP

The group will officially decide how to handle the president's request at its weekly meeting Wednesday, although people close to the caucus say a summit with the president is definitely "off the table". Back in 2001 Hoyer and Pelosi faced each other for the top leadership position inside the Democratic caucus, but have largely worked collaborativel...

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  • Explosion at Brussels train station considered terrorist attack: Belgian federal prosecutor
Explosion at Brussels train station considered terrorist attack: Belgian federal prosecutor

Prosecutor's spokeswoman Ine Van Wymersch confirmed the man's death and said no other explosives were found on his body. On Tuesday night, Belgian soldiers shot and killed the suspect after he set off a small explosion at the central train station in the capital.

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  • North Korea: Obama Policy to Blame for 'Mystery' Death of Otto Warmbier
North Korea: Obama Policy to Blame for 'Mystery' Death of Otto Warmbier

North Korea reportedly told a USA official that Warmbier contracted botulism and slipped intothe coma after taking a sleeping pill - they claimed to have released the student on "humanitarian grounds". While Pyongyang accepted US demands for Warmbier's return on humanitarian grounds, Washington "totally distorted this truth and dared to clamor ab...

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  • BJD, BJP stages demonstration over farmers issue
BJD, BJP stages demonstration over farmers issue

Odisha, it said, is frequently exposed to natural calamities like flood and cyclone and the maximum impact of the calamities is borne by paddy farmers. Hitting out at BJD's allegation of low hike of MSP, Mohapatra said if the MSP is low, the state government should follow other states in providing bonus to the farmers over and above the MSP.

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  • Kellyanne Conway and CNN's Alisyn Camerota spar over Russian election interference question
Kellyanne Conway and CNN's Alisyn Camerota spar over Russian election interference question

Camerota ended up repeating the question at least six times more when the White House adviser kept diverting from any explanation for how Trump will prevent further election-meddling. "Alisyn, I realize that we just like to say the word, " Russia , Russia" to mislead the voters and I know that CNN is aiding and abetting this nonsense as well ", sh...

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  • White House reporters object to off-camera briefings
White House reporters object to off-camera briefings

They returned to face the White House Press Corps on Friday, albeit during a much-maligned audio-only gaggle, to which CNN sent a sketch artist to compose visuals for its viewers en lieu of permissible cameras. But the Trump White House has been cutting back on the frequency and the length of on-camera briefings. White House Press Secretary Se...

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  • Trump says Scalise remains 'in some trouble' after shooting
Trump says Scalise remains 'in some trouble' after shooting

Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois, was shot and killed by responding officers. Rep. Steve Scalise remains in critical condition at a Washington, DC-area hospital following a shooting on Wednesday. The Congressional Baseball Game for Charity confirmed the milestone on Facebook . He will require additional surgeries. The congressman's risk of ...

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  • BJP emerges victorious in tribal-dominated Sixth Schedule area of Karbi Anglong
BJP emerges victorious in tribal-dominated Sixth Schedule area of Karbi Anglong

Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), which is a part of the BJP-led coalition in Assam, made a decision to contest on its own. The right-wing BJP has done what an extremist Left-wing party did nearly three decades ago - wipe the Congress out of a troubled tribal council in Assam.

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  • EU Leaders criticize United Kingdom offer
EU Leaders criticize United Kingdom offer

May said the UK wanted to protect the rights of EU citizens in the UK and the rights of UK expats in other European countries. "Those already in the United Kingdom with less than 5 years" residence and who arrive lawfully before the cut-off point will be able to continue to reside in the United Kingdom to acquire their settled status.

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  • Dershowitz: Trump Right to Challenge Mueller-Comey Friendship
Dershowitz: Trump Right to Challenge Mueller-Comey Friendship

Mueller, like Comey, also helmed the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The tapes saga began in May, just days after Trump fired Comey, who then was leading an investigation into Trump associates' ties to Russian officials. Trump tweeted. Leaders of the House and Senate Russia investigations had asked Trump to produce the tapes, if they existed...

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  • Bill Cosby's sexual assault jury deadlocked
Bill Cosby's sexual assault jury deadlocked

Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele, right, Montgomery County Assistant District Attorney Kristen, center, and Bill Cosby's defense attorney Angela Agrusa enter the courtroom during jury deliberat. Dozens of women have come forward to say Cosby had drugged and assaulted them, but this was the only case to result in criminal charges. ...

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  • At least two dozen people killed in multiple Pakistan blasts
At least two dozen people killed in multiple Pakistan blasts

No militant group has claimed responsibility for the blasts in Parachinar yet, however Sunni militant groups have frequently claimed responsibility for attacks in the region in the past. The competing claims could not be reconciled. It also released a photograph of the alleged attacker, identified as Abu Othman al-Khorasani. "It's possible the IG...

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  • Grenfell Tower fire caused by faulty fridge, reveals probe
Grenfell Tower fire caused by faulty fridge, reveals probe

Exterior cladding and tiles recovered from the building have failed fire safety tests, said McCormack. "All 32 local authorities have advised the Scottish Government that no council or housing association high-rise domestic buildings have the type of cladding reported to have been used in the Grenfell Tower - aluminium composite material (ACM)"...

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  • Pelosi defends herself as leader
Pelosi defends herself as leader

Republican candidate Karen Handel consistently labeled Democrat Jon Ossoff 'Nancy Pelosi's handpicked candidate'. "It's time for Nancy Pelosi to go, and the entire leadership team". Some on the left argued for a sharper progressive message and more pointed attacks on Republicans and Trump , while Democrats from Midwestern and wo...

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  • Otto Warmbier: North Korea denies mistreating United States student
Otto Warmbier: North Korea denies mistreating United States student

Maybe there's something going on with the translation here but the phrase "in his normal state of health indicators" makes it sound as if it's normal for a 22-year-old to be in a coma for a year. North Korea's newspapers are run by Kim's government and serve as blatant mouthpieces for the state's political views. "Some good things came out of this ...

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  • North Korea: Otto Warmbier's death 'is a mystery to us'
North Korea: Otto Warmbier's death 'is a mystery to us'

North Korea reportedly told a USA official that Warmbier contracted botulism and slipped intothe coma after taking a sleeping pill - they claimed to have released the student on "humanitarian grounds". Warmbier died on Monday , June 19. Warmbier, 22, was arrested in the reclusive country while visiting as a tourist. A spokesperson for North ...

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