Author: 0 Massive fire engulfs apartment building in West London

London Mayor Sadiq Khan visited the site on Wednesday afternoon with fire officials, and said authorities would address residents' concerns as questions begin to swirl on how the blaze started and ripped up the building so quickly. "She had the baby in hand - she was gesturing like she was going to throw the baby out". Lammy said in a Facebook post that Saye lives on the 20th floor with her mother.

People UK's May cracks joke about election disaster
Author: 0 UK's May cracks joke about election disaster

Mrs May headed to Paris later Tuesday to meet with French President Emmanuel Macron , and the two leaders attended a friendly football match between France and England. "There's a lot of anxiety", Sinn Fein MP Michelle Gildernew told AFP . He continued to later say: "If there are difficulties with the Northern Ireland executive or with any one of a number of things that might well arise during the Brexit negotiations, it's very important that there's an honest broker - and the only honest ...

Author: 0 Don't waste time, EU Brexit chief tells Britain

But EU leaders insist these must be negotiated in detail for them to have any legal value as reassurance for those people affected. Not to extend."Persson said that while March 2019 seemed a long way in the future, "a lot of time has already passed in what is an extremely tight timetable".

People 30 taken to hospitals after massive London high-rise blaze
Author: 0 30 taken to hospitals after massive London high-rise blaze

They banged on windows, screamed for help, dropped children from smoky floors in a desperate attempt to save them. Before and during the refurbishment, the local Grenfell Action Group claimed that the block constituted a fire risk and residents warned that site access for emergency vehicles was "severely restricted".

People EU's Brexit negotiator puts pressure on UK
Author: 0 EU's Brexit negotiator puts pressure on UK

The allegations emerged after May addressed the first parliamentary sitting since Thursday's general election , which saw the ruling Conservative Party lose its majority while Labour expanded its seats. "This new arrangement is very unsettling and people are concerned and anxious about what it may mean, or what promises may be given". Irish nationalist party Sinn Fein said the prospect of a British agreement with the DUP was causing anxiety and fear.

Author: 0 Who could fire special counsel Robert Mueller

Sari Horwitz, one of the reporters who wrote the Post's story, told CNN's Erin Burnett that Trump was not aware the probe had been expanded until contacted by the newspaper. The apparent obstruction probe immediately conjures memories of the Watergate scandal. The original investigation was tasked with examining reported ties between Mr Trump's election campaign and Russian Federation but after Mr Comey's testimony the President's motives are now under the microscope.

Author: 0 Teens rescued after 3 days lost in Paris catacombs

The catacombs are a maze of underground tunnels beneath Paris which hold the remains of more than six million people. A spokesman for the Paris fire department said that, as usual, we should be grateful for dogs: "It was thanks to the dogs that we found them".

Author: 0 House Majority Whip, others shot at congressional baseball practice

He was taken into custody at the scene of the shooting. Officers of the Capitol Police returned fire and ran toward the shooter, risking their lives while saving others. Texas Rep. Joe Barton, still in his baseball uniform, told reporters a shooter came out to the practice and opened fire , shooting at Rep. Trent Kelly, R-Miss., who plays third base.

Author: 0 Sanders congratulates UK's Corbyn on election results

Referring to the "strong relationship" she had with the DUP, but giving little detail of how their arrangement might work, she said the government would "guide the country through the crucial Brexit talks" that begin in just 10 days' time.

Author: 0 May seeks to rally party lawmakers behind her leadership

CONSERVATIVE AND LABOUR MPs are said to have met for secret talks, as Theresa May comes under increasing pressure for her failure to win a majority and her approach to Brexit . "I can't negotiate with myself", he told the Financial Times . "We want a solution that causes as little damage as possible for both sides", Schaeuble said.

Author: 0 'Anxiety and fear' over Tory-DUP deal: Sinn Fein

Cabinet ministers have discussed plans for a deal with the DUP ahead of critical talks between Theresa May and Democratic Unionist Party (DUP ) leader Arlene Foster . Macron and May are also expected to discuss the need for closer cooperation at the European level to fight terrorism, which they discussed at the G7 in Italy and at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels late last month.

Author: 0 30 people taken to London hospitals after fire

London Ambulance said 78 people had been treated in hospital. The fire was still burning at dawn, hours after it was first reported. In a statement, Commander Stuart Cundy of the Metropolitan Police said, "I can confirm there have been a number of fatalities and others receiving medical care".

People Workers exploited at Russia's 2018 World Cup venues, Human Rights Watch says
Author: 0 Workers exploited at Russia's 2018 World Cup venues, Human Rights Watch says

Separately, FIFA is also under pressure to safeguard workers' rights in the 2022 World Cup host nation of Qatar, where construction work is largely carried out by migrant workers who often have few legal rights. Workers on several stadiums have organized strikes repeatedly to protest non-payment of wages and other labor abuses. Human Rights Watch called on the Russian government to enact tougher and more frequent investigations of suspect employers and bring prosecutions against ...

Author: 0 DC shooter campaigned in the Quad-Cities for Sanders

In a statement, President Trump said he and Vice President Mike Pence were monitoring developments closely. In a post on Twitter , Wenstrup said, " Capitol police and emergency responders reacted swiftly and courageously - we are grateful for their presence".

People Congressman shot at baseball practice is avid sports fan
Author: 0 Congressman shot at baseball practice is avid sports fan

Max Clark, who happened to be visiting Spokane, Wash. this week said he played with James T. Hodgkinson, 66, of Bellevillle, Illinois in a golf league for years in neighboring Edwardsville. Barton said his son, Jack, got under an SUV. "I reject bigotry of all forms", Scalise said then. The teenager's mother entered the fray, hitting her daughter, pulling her hair to get her out of the auto and threatening to put her back into foster care, the report said.

Author: 0 Rifle-wielding gunman wounds lawmaker, then killed by police

Giffords, who authorities said was the main target of the shooting, survived the attack but six others were killed and an additional 12 were injured. "Drop your weapon", an officer shouted, and when he didn't, they shot him. Tim Slater, the Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent in charge of the Washington Field Office, said he would not comment on what types of weapons Hodgkinson had or which one he was using as he shot House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , (R-Louisiana), and ...

People Jeff Sessions denies secret meeting with Russians
Author: 0 Jeff Sessions denies secret meeting with Russians

He declined to specify which practice he was using to refuse to answer senator's questions. Democratic senators pressed Sessions on the legal rationale for his refusal to discuss those private conversations, as Sessions acknowledged that Trump had not asserted executive privilege around the hearing.

People May 'sorry' for election result which cost Tory MPs their seats
Author: 0 May 'sorry' for election result which cost Tory MPs their seats

One regional election is still not final. "I am delighted to see Labour do so well", Sanders told The Washington Post Thursday in an email. Britain's Primer Minister Theresa May leaves Downing Street with her husband on the way to Buckingham Palace after Britain's election in London , Britain June 9, 2017.

People British PM's top aides quit after election disaster
Author: 0 British PM's top aides quit after election disaster

Timothy said he had resigned on Friday after the result was confirmed, and took responsibility for the Conservative manifesto, including a botched plan for elderly social care that caused a major backlash. The DUP, whose 10 seats would allow the government to get measures through Parliament, is a socially conservative pro-British Protestant group that opposes abortion and same-sex marriage and includes both environmentalists and climate-change deniers among its senior ranks.

People Congressman DeSantis says he's 'lucky' he left baseball practice early
Author: 0 Congressman DeSantis says he's 'lucky' he left baseball practice early

A SC congressman was at a congressional softball practice early where multiple people were shot early Wednesday. "He said 'K, thanks, ' and turned around". Jeff Duncan (R-SC) and Ron DeSantis (R-FL) say they were approached by a man with a question. The shooter was taken down by the wounded officers and taken into custody.

Author: 0 Commotion As US Congressman Is Shot During Baseball Practice

He was shot in the hip ... Scalise is now in stable condition at George Washington University Hospital. Trump said that " many lives would have been lost without the heroic action" of the Capitol Police officers who took down the gunman.

Author: 0 White House denies Trump wants Mueller out, but heat's on

But he set a high bar, committing that "I'm not going to follow any orders unless I believe those are lawful and appropriate orders". White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said via email, "Chris speaks for himself". The obstruction of justice investigation into the president began days after Comey was sacked on May 9, according to people familiar with the matter.

Author: 0 Death toll from London tower block fire rises to 12

Another resident, Turafat, described being trapped in her 17th floor flat with her husband and son, until a hero firefighter led them to safety. As the sky lightened, the flames continued to devour the building. Speaking from Downing Street she said: "There are people tonight who have no home to go to, they have lost absolutely everything, so our focus must be on support to them".