Author: 0 Grenfell Tower fire: Block acquired for survivors

The £2bn luxury block in Kensington now offers apartments starting at £1.5m, with some of the most expensive flats going for around £8.5m. The Evening Standard reports that the homes were sold to the City of London Corporation at cost price, meaning the deal was worth little over £10 million.

Author: 0 In Iowa, Trump to try to rally base, celebrate GOP resilience

Simultaneously forgetting where he was and clinging to his anti-environment rhetoric, Donald Trump mocked wind power at his campaign rally in Iowa on Wednesday. They were greeted at the airport by the state's new governor, Kim Reynolds . President Donald Trump walks on stage to speaks at Kirkwood Community College, which is recognized by the White House as a major center of agricultural innovation, during a visit to the campus in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Wednesday, June 21, 2017 .

Author: 0 Presidential Poll 2017: Prakash Ambedkar emerging top pick of Left

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao also welcomed the NDA government's decision. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar came out in personal praise of the BJP's choice, though he has for now stopped short of endorsing the candidature officially.

Author: 0 House Dems pressure WH on Kushner, Flynn security clearances

House investigators note that they do not know precisely when Flynn traveled to the Middle East for the nuclear deal, but they cite a discrepancy between the June 10, 2015, testimony he gave to the House foreign affairs committee and the official August 2015 start date he lists with a consulting company.

Author: 0 US congressman Scalise still in critical condition - hospital

The shot fired at Scalise left perhaps hundreds of bullet fragments internally, many of which may never be removed because surgery might be more unsafe than leaving them in place, Sava said. Trump only alluded to the shooting indirectly while voicing support for the victims. The House of Representatives' No. 3 Republican leader was in grave condition when he was first shot.

Author: 0 Queen outlines UK government agenda in speech to Parliament

Amid continuing talks with the Democratic Unionists about them supporting Theresa May's government, a Downing Street spokesman said it was confident the Queen's Speech could "command the confidence" of the House of Commons in a vote next week.

People Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo summoned for July 31 tax hearing
Author: 0 Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo summoned for July 31 tax hearing

Cristiano Ronaldo is set to pay the €14m he allegedly avoided in tax as a mitigating factor to possible prosecution in the Spanish court, Cope have reported. FLORENTINO PEREZ , Real Madrid president, denying that star man Cristiano Ronaldo wants to leave in the wake of his tax fraud case. The reigning Ballon d'Or and Best FIFA Men's Player award victor is believed to feel singled out for disproportionate treatment by the prosecutors.

Author: 0 British election deal puts Irish peace at risk

The prospect of a deal between the two parties has caused disquiet, with the DUP's anti-abortion and gay rights stance in the crosshairs. "I will be making it very clear that any deal between the Tories and the DUP can not be allowed to undermine the Good Friday and subsequent agreements", she said in a statement .

Author: 0 Pentagon chief blasts North Korea over death of USA student

He was handed over to U.S. officials and flown back to America last week having been in a coma shortly after his March 2016 jailing. Doctors said he suffered extensive loss of brain tissue and "profound weakness and contraction" of his muscles, arms and legs.

People Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Jerusalem Attack
Author: 0 Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Jerusalem Attack

Netanyahu was also considering sealing off the Damascus Gate area to the public. Israeli police said on Friday all the assailants were from Palestinian cities in the occupied West Bank. Al-Quds said the new United States ambassador to Israel is expected to visit an illegal Israeli settlement in the occupied Syrian Golan Heights, which, if it does happen, will be the first for a USA diplomat to an Israeli settlement.

People Trump Tweets He Is Under Investigation - His Lawyer Says He Isn't
Author: 0 Trump Tweets He Is Under Investigation - His Lawyer Says He Isn't

Trump appears willing to test the bounds of convention and his own powers against a legal and political establishment that he believes is conspiring against him. Sekulow argued Trump has the authority to fire his subordinates and that he fired FBI Director James Comey on the recommendation of the Attorney General and Deputy Attorney General.

Author: 0 Ferdinand Hopes Ronaldo Returns To United

The football world in Spain has been rocked by charges of tax evasion or corruption pressed against some of its top stars. The reigning Ballon d'Or and Best FIFA Men's Player award victor is believed to feel singled out for disproportionate treatment by the prosecutors.

People Duterte pledges to rebuild ISIS-infested Philippines city
Author: 0 Duterte pledges to rebuild ISIS-infested Philippines city

President Rodrigo Duterte visited a school where people who fled from Marawi are being housed and apologised for their plight, especially since it was Ramadan. As of June 17, 56 government troops have been killed in action. State forces were able to recover 271 firearms and clear 16 buildings in Marawi City .

People Congress hears sinister tale of Russia election meddling
Author: 0 Congress hears sinister tale of Russia election meddling

Senators heard from cybersecurity experts from the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Department of Homeland Security as well as from representatives of state election systems and state secretaries of state across the country. "My conclusion from that work is that our highly computerized election infrastructure is vulnerable to sabotage, and even to cyberattacks that could change votes", he warned.

Author: 0 Current, former US officials detail Russian cyberattacks

He said he had asked on a number of occasions if the DNC had taken up the Department of Homeland Security's help. CrowdStrike, the private security firm hired by the DNC, eventually attributed the breach to Russian actors - a conclusion now supported by 17 USA intelligence agencies.

Author: 0 Luxury flats for London fire survivors

Adele enjoyed a cup of tea with Chelsea firefighters yesterday and thanked them for their work. This week Adele headed to a firehouse in Chelsea to chat with - and deliver cake to - the firefighters who rescued people during the blaze.

Author: 0 Queen's Speech: Pomp, ritual in delivering UK gov't program

Parliament will also introduce a new bill on immigration. Theresa May will be forced to unveil a slimmed down and "humble" Queen's Speech on Wednesday after failing to secure the support of the Democratic Unionist Party for her government.

Author: 0 Queen outlines UK government agenda in scaled-down speech

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Charles attend the state opening of Parliament on Wednesday in London . The government, May said in the statement, is committed to working with lawmakers, regional officials and others "to build the widest possible consensus" on Brexit after the hard divorce talks with the European Union opened Monday in Brussels .

Author: 0 Restoring powersharing the priority as Brexit talks begin, says Irish minister

According to reports, DUP officials said yesterday that "talks haven't proceeded in a way that DUP would have expected", adding that the party's support "can't be taken for granted". After initial signs of progress, the Conservatives were forced to row back on a premature announcement that agreement had been reached, and talks have now dragged on for 11 days without reaching a conclusion.

People Queen to outline UK government plans
Author: 0 Queen to outline UK government plans

A DUP source said officials within the Northern Ireland Office are urging caution on a deal because of concerns that the Government could compromise its status as an honest broker in peace process talks. The speech announced no fewer than eight bills to implement Brexit, and new legislation aimed at tackling extremist content online after the terror attacks.

Author: 0 Bat-signal shines on LA's City Hall in honor of Adam West

The show's creator and voice actor Seth Macfarlane wrote in a tribute on Twitter that West was "a joy to work with" and "the kind of guy you always wanted to be around". Jude Children's Research Hospital and another cancer-focused charity, Camp Rainbow Gold . LA police chief Charlie Beck told the crowd he would like to enlist Batman's support weekly.

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Author: 0 4-year-old girl's passionate rendition of 'Moana' song go

Well, Sophia was not the only kid singing at the occasion, a bunch of other kids also joined her. I'm so scared. There's so many people in the audience.' On the way there she was super excited but when she lined up to get her diploma she was in tears.