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People Britain's May Meets with Victims of Deadly High-rise Blaze
Author: 0 Britain's May Meets with Victims of Deadly High-rise Blaze

He said police would consider criminal prosecutions if there is evidence of wrongdoing and that the police investigation would include scrutiny of the renovation project at the tower, which experts believe may have left the building more vulnerable to a catastrophic blaze.

People Tim Hague, ex-UFC fighter, dies from ring injuries
Author: 0 Tim Hague, ex-UFC fighter, dies from ring injuries

We'll continue to update the story as concrete details are released. His close friend and fellow MMA fighter Cody Krahn posted on Facebook yesterday, while Hague was in critical condition, writing: "As many of you know Tim suffered a severe knockout in his boxing match".

People French President Emmanuel Macron's Centrist Party Projected to Sweep Parliament
Author: 0 French President Emmanuel Macron's Centrist Party Projected to Sweep Parliament

The party's leader, Jean-Christophe Cambadélis, immediately stood down. In the first round, LREM and MoDem won a combined 32.3% of the vote. The Socialists, who before Macron ran the government, won only 6 percent of the vote. Voters overall showed little enthusiasm for the election, which could see record low turnout. His year-old party then filled the political space created by the disarray within the Socialist Party and the Republicans, with Sunday night capping a sequence of events ...

Author: 0 Portugal and Mexico draw 2-2 in Confederations Cup

Portugal won 2-1 the only time it faced Mexico in an official match, in the group stage of the 2006 World Cup in Germany. It will be European champion Portugal , with Cristiano Ronaldo in top form, taking on Gold Cup victor Mexico in a game that is likely to decide the group victor.

People Grand theft avocado: Three arrested in $300K California theft
Author: 0 Grand theft avocado: Three arrested in $300K California theft

Chavez and Leblanc live in Oxnard, while Valenzuela is a resident of Santa Paula. "Everybody loves avocados ", Sgt John Franchi of the sheriff's office told the LA Times . The company's president, Steve Barnard , said partial pallets and boxes of avocados were purloined and sold from the back door of the distribution centre.

Author: 0 On climate, 'the United States is now left to a footnote'

According to sources with access to the meeting, Scott Pruitt , administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency , said the United States will maintain its engagement in measures to combat global warming as a signatory to the U.N.

Author: 0 Russia claims it killed two more IS commanders in Syria - Ifax

If the report proves true, it would be the biggest blow yet to Islamic State , which is trying to defend its shrinking territory and influence against an array of forces both regional and global in both Syria and Iraq . It said it had informed Washington of the May 28 strike near the extremists' Syria stronghold of Raqqa, which is now under assault by US-backed fighters.

Author: 0 Deputy AG Rosenstein Says He's Seen No Reason to Fire Mueller

Rosenstein said that because Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from the Russian Federation matter, Mueller could only be fired by Rosenstein himself. "I think it is", Ruddy said. In a post of his own on Tuesday, The Washington Post's Philip Bump spelled out the number of steps Trump would need to take before he could fire Mueller, should he make that decision.

People Russia inquiry: I'm under investigation
Author: 0 Russia inquiry: I'm under investigation

SCOTT HORSLEY, BYLINE: Good to be with you, Steve. "After seven months of investigations and committee hearings about my 'collusion with the Russians, ' nobody has been able to show any proof". Mr Flynn was forced out in February after he misled the vice-president about his conversations with Russia's ambassador before Mr Trump took office.

Author: 0 US shoots down Syrian Air Force fighter

A U.S. Super Hornet immediately responded and shot down the Syrian plane. The US said it acted in self-defence after the Syrian regime dropped bombs near US-backed fighters. On June 6, the SDF started an offensive to retake the provincial capital of al-Raqqa, the Islamic State's main stronghold in Syria since it established its self-proclaimed "caliphate" in 2014.

Author: 0 'A Number of Casualties' After Incident in London, 1 Arrested: UK Police

London Ambulance Service said on Twitter. The UK Muslim Council tweeted "we have been informed that a van has run over worshippers as they left Finsbury Park Mosque". "Inquiries continue. More information will be released when confirmed", police said. British police have sealed off the road outside Finsbury Park tube station in north-east London, after reports a van has driven into people in the area.

Author: 0 British PM May to meet Sinn Fein, other Northern Ireland parties

Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the opposition Labour Party, which saw its number of parliamentary seats and share of the vote increase, said there could be another election this year or early in 2018 after last Thursday's vote produced no clear victor.

Author: 0 Pence hires BigLaw lawyer in Russian Federation probe with personal Comey connection

Michael Flynn , Trump's former national security adviser, originally misled Pence about his contacts with Russian officials - incorrect claims that Pence himself then repeatedly publicly. This move is not surprising considering that President Donald Trump has been building his own legal team of outside lawyers to represent him through the investigations.

People Tougher Trump line toward Cuba delights hardliners on island
Author: 0 Tougher Trump line toward Cuba delights hardliners on island

Trump announced his partial rollback of the detente initiated by former President Barack Obama earlier in the day in a speech in Miami , saying he was canceling the "terrible and misguided deal" with Havana . Trump's declaration in a crowded, sweltering auditorium was a direct rebuke to Obama, for whom the diplomatic opening with Cuba was a central accomplishment of his presidency.

People Trump tweet appears to confirm investigation
Author: 0 Trump tweet appears to confirm investigation

He has also started to direct some of his anger at Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who oversees special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe, according to the AP and the New York Times . According to people briefed on his thinking, while Trump has left open the possibility of dismissing Mueller, his anger has been mostly trained on Sessions and Rosenstein.

People Jurors reach deadlock in Cosby trial
Author: 0 Jurors reach deadlock in Cosby trial

Jurors asked eight questions during their deliberations, largely to rehear testimony. Cosby , 79, of Cheltenham has been on trial in Montgomery County Court for 10 days, accused of drugging and sexually assaulting then 31-year-old Andrea Constand in January 2004 inside his Elkins Park home.

People Kate Middleton's Nautical Look Is Surprisingly Affordable
Author: 0 Kate Middleton's Nautical Look Is Surprisingly Affordable

I said a Lamborghini. To bring her look together, the 35-year-old chose a pair of Balenciaga crystal and faux pearl earrings and the delicate Empress pendant necklace by Mappin & Webb. We've been watching with really keen interest. In the America's Cup, it's a really fascinating design project. The goal of the event was to inspire students to get involved in STEM subjects-science, technology, engineering and math.

Author: 0 USA soldiers killed, 1 wounded in Taliban attack in Afghanistan

Nangarhar provincial spokesman Attaullah Khogyani told AFP the Afghan commando had opened fire on United States troops during an operation in the volatile Achin district . The shooter was killed by other soldiers. Approximately 8,000 USA troops are deployed to Afghanistan as part of two separate operations. It receives tactical advice and some financial support from outside Afghanistan, but USA officials have said it does not appear there's been an influx of fighters from either country.

Author: 0 CNN files lawsuit seeking access to Trump-Comey conversations

Today, in another series of furious tweets, it seems Trump has inadvertently confirmed this news. Last week, former director of FBI James B. Comey, who was sacked by President Trump , confirmed in a testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee that Trump was not under any investigations.

Author: 0 Angry Trump decries being target of Russia probe

According to The Washington Post , Special Counsel Robert Mueller is now examining whether Trump obstructed justice as part of the Justice Department's widening investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 election. Collins said she thought it was unlikely that Trump would fire Rosenstein in order to remove Mueller, describing the move as "extremely unwise".

Author: 0 Congressman's shooter went to GOP baseball practice with list of names

He declined to describe specific internal injuries. In his first public comments since the shooting, Dr. Jack Sava of MedStar Washington Hospital Center said it's a "good possibility" that the Louisiana Republican will be able to return to work in his full capacity.

Author: 0 Scalise's condition after shooting 'more difficult' than thought

Players cheered and waved their caps when Scalise's name boomed over the public address system during team introductions. In American politics, a whip is responsible for organizing rank-and-file members' support for party policies, canvassing individual members about their voting plans and supplying encouragement where necessary.

People Congressman in critical condition after being shot during baseball practice
Author: 0 Congressman in critical condition after being shot during baseball practice

The doctors said that while Scalise remains in critical condition , they "are encouraged by improvement in his condition". A statement from MedStar Washington Hospital Center released late Wednesday said the bullet that hit Scalise "travelled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding".