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Grenfell Tower: Police urged to immediately seize documents

London Mayor Sadiq Khan demanded that the government publish a list of other tower blocks checked by investigators. Corbyn was even seen hugging a local resident at St. Mohammad Al-Hajali, 23, a refugee who fled Syria for the United Kingdom in 2014, was identified as another victim. The leading body for town and city councils in England and Wales announced Friday it is to conduct an urgent review of fire safety in high-rise buildings in the wake of the Grenfell Tower blaze. Read More »

Mexico Hold Portugal In Confederations Cup

Mexico couldn't see out the point, however, and Portugal seemingly grabbed a victor. The result leaves the two nations with a point each, two points behind host nation, Russia , which opened their Confederations Cup account with a 2-0 win over New Zealand. Read More »

Donald Trump Jr. appears to confirm key part of Comey's testimony

Consistent with that statement, the President never, in form or substance, directed or suggested that Mr. Comey stop investigating anyone, including suggesting that that Mr. I'm a smart person. "People are saying Donald Trump is a genius", he told The New York Times . "I asked a friend of mine to share the content of the memo with a reporter". Read More »

Saudi FM says 'brother state' Qatar must act to end crisis

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If accurate, the allegations would indicate Russian efforts to undermine USA foreign policy, building on United States intelligence concerns that Russian hackers attempted to influence last year's presidential election, won by Mr Trump. The Qatar News Agency has been offline since the alleged hack occurred and it's not clear if there was only one fake story planted, multiple, or any at all. Read More »

Macron kicks off Paris Air Show with airborne entrance

However, Airbus immediately hit back with an order for 100 of its popular A320neo planes from leasing firm GECAS, as well as a deal for 12 A321neos with Air Lease Corporation. Boeing has already come up with an initial design of the plane, which will be the company's biggest edition of its best-selling single-aisle jetliner. Read More »

Putin critic Alexei Navalny among hundreds jailed over anti-Kremlin protests

Authorities detained Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny and almost 1,000 of his supporters Monday. People gather for an anti-corruption rally in St.Petersburg, Russia , on Monday. Navalny is trying to get on the ballot for the March 2018 presidential election, in which Putin is widely expected to seek and secure a fourth term as president. Read More »

Anti-Sharia, pro-Muslim groups clash in mostly peaceful Seattle protests

At one point the scene became chaotic and police pepper sprayed a group of people after a fight broke out. Three people were arrested. Denouncing Saturday's protests as anti-Muslim marches, Congresswoman Grace Meng, a New York Democrat, said: "These demonstrations are nothing more than attempts to fan the flames of hate, spread misinformation, and intensify anti-Muslim sentiment". Read More »

London mosque attack treated as case of terrorism

A terror attack on a group of worshippers near a mosque was "quite clearly an attack on Muslims", Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick has said. British security officials, speaking on condition of anonymity in line with official policy, said hate crimes directed at Muslims have increased almost five-fold in the wake of several attacks in Britain. Read More »

London police plead for calm after attack at mosque

LONDON (AP) - In an attack that British Muslims say was aimed directly at them, a man plowed a van into a crowd of Muslim worshippers outside a north London mosque early Monday, injuring 10 people. According to some witnesses, the victim felt sick during the evening prayer and he went outside to receive the first aid, so the investigators consider the option that he died from natural causes and not from the impact. Read More »

What to know — Georgia's special election

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With early voting completed, poll workers across District 6 can take a break from welcoming voters to polling locations and processing ballots today - and Lord knows they've been working hard. "I think she's handled it very well", Lake said. "He's trying to portray himself as something that he is not". The ad also links Ossoff to Kathy Griffin and Nancy Pelosi , two figures that have been featured in several Republican attacks on the Democratic candidate. Read More »

18 protesters in Minnesota arrested after Philando Castile verdict

The police officer who fatally shot Philando Castile , the black motorist whose girlfriend streamed the immediate aftermath of the shooting live on Facebook , was on Friday acquitted of all charges. But Castile was following Yanez's commands, and It's simply false that the mere presence of a gun makes the encounter more unsafe for the police. The Castile family, friends, and attorney, Glenda Hatchett had strong words of disapproval for the turnout of the trial which acquitted ... Read More »

Afghan soldier attacks United States troops

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His description of the assault suggested a well-prepared and coordinated assault. Around four North Atlantic Treaty Organisation soldiers were killed in attack by an Afghan soldier in northern Balkh province, reports Pajhwok Afghan News. Read More »

79 now presumed to have died in London fire

The Sun newspaper said 65 people are now feared dead or missing in the fire . The aluminium cladding, called Reynobond, is banned for buildings higher than 12m in the U.S., far lower than the 24-storey Grenfell Tower that was consumed by the roaring blaze, according to a salesman for the company that manufactures it. Read More »

1 dead, 8 injured in the latest terror attack on London

Early police caution about declaring the incident terrorist-related was interpreted by the community as discriminatory. "This was an attack on London and all Londoners". Metropolitan Police said they were dealing with a " major incident ". Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, who represents the area, uses the mosque as a place to meet with residents. Read More »

2 storm systems brewing in the tropics

We are now watching the southern Gulf of Mexico for the potential of tropical development over the next few days. A hurricane hunter aircraft is expected to investigate the disturbance on Sunday, if necessary, which Hathaway said is standard protocol. Read More »

Van ploughs into worshippers leaving London Mosque, one dead

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Scotland Yard said he was arrested on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism including murder and attempted murder. An imam guarded the van driver who mowed down Muslim worshippers until the police arrived, telling a crowd: "Do not touch him". Read More »

How Apple Could Challenge Amazon's $10 Billion in New Revenue

Originally rumored to be called Siri Speaker , the HomePod is a smart speaker with Wi-Fi capabilities meant to compete against Amazon Echo devices and Google Home-although it will be significantly more expensive. The speaker has the "power to rock the house", according to Schiller, who said the team worked to make HomePod a potent assistant for news, messages, weather, traffic, home controls and more. Read More »

Schumer calls for all-senators meeting on health care

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For all the criticism Republicans heaped on the process by which Democrats pushed through President Barack Obama's signature health care bill - without a single Republican vote -the public for the most part knew what was in the bill, and public hearings were held for more than a year. Read More »

Tower block fire protesters storm town hall

The latest update includes the 30 already confirmed to have died in the catastrophic fire in a west London tower block in the early hours of Wednesday morning. And as NPR's Frank Langfitt in London , police are hoping that the death toll will not reach the triple digits. At this stage 19 people remain in hospital of which ten are receiving critical care. Read More »

Google Tightens Measures to Remove Extremist Content on YouTube

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It gave the instance of videos that contain inflammatory religious or supremacist content. The new experts will be from specialized organizations with working knowledge of "issues like hate speech, self-harm, and terrorism ", and counter-extremist groups who have the expertise to identify content which might be used to radicalize and recruit extremists. Read More »

OnePlus 5 promo is here: the gorgeous looks of the device

Once again OnePlus is back with an official TV ad of OnePlus 5 lasting for seconds. With very little information to reveal at the event, the handset's price has also made it to the top of the pile of OnePlus 5 leaks . It looks like the makers of OnePlus 5 couldn't resist offering a helping hand to leakers, showing off its own "leak" in a TV spot during a major sporting event broadcast on Indian television. Read More »

Man United boss Mourinho does not want Ronaldo as Chelsea join race

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Former Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon has told talkSPORT that the European champions would be making a "big mistake" if they let Cristiano Ronaldo depart this summer. "There's no turning back", Ronaldo is quoted as saying by Marca . Madrid , though, will do everything they can to keep Ronaldo. Club of the English Premier League "Manchester United " will try to return to "old Trafford" star striker "real" Cristiano Ronaldo . Read More »

London tower fire: 79 now feared dead

Previously, the Metropolitan Police had confirmed 30 people had been killed in the inferno; the announcement Saturday almost doubles that number. British Prime Minister Theresa May has ordered a judge-led full public inquiry into the incident and is expected to pay a visit to the injured in one of the London hospitals after she faced criticism over her failure to meet the victims during a visit to the site on Thursday. Read More »

Blazing fires in Portugal claim 61 lives, and counting

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Numerous victims died trapped in their cars while trying to flee the blaze, whose cause was not yet known. Gomes previously said that at least 30 victims, including entire families, were found dead in their vehicles on two roads in the Leiria district that were blocked by the flames' advance, trapping motorists in the inferno. Read More »

A Father's Day message from your children

A parent's love is the strongest and most enduring love that exists with the exception of God's love for us. The conversation starts with, " Hey Dad, what do you want for Father's Day this year?" and the old fashioned reply, follows it, "I don't know. Read More »

Rosenstein Hits Media for 'Anonymous Allegations' on Russia Probe

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And I said yesterday , you get two more leaks like this, Rosenstein is going to have to appoint a special counsel to investigate the special counsel. Moscow has denied any interference. The White House has denied any collusion, and Trump has repeatedly complained about the probe, saying Democrats can not accept his election win. Read More »

Shivraj Singh ends his indefinite fast

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Chouhan also entailed how the families of the deceased met him and asked him to discontinue the fast. Union leaders, members of the State Cabinet, MLAs, office-bearers of various kisan sangathans also sat on fast in support of the Chief Minister. Read More »

Learn something from your dads on Father's Day

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Father's Day is celebrated at different times around the world and didn't become a national holiday here until 1972. In their book Partnership Parenting , Kyle Pruett and Marsha Kline Pruett opine, 'Fathers tend to be more willing than mothers to confront their children and enforce discipline, leaving their children with the impression that they in fact have more authority'. Read More »

Body of eighth terror attack victim found in Thames

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British Police have named the third attacker in the London terror rampage that took place Saturday night to be confirmed as Moroccan-Italian Youssef Zaghba , age 22. He married a British woman named Charisse O'Leary, who posted on Facebook last month that Redouane was negligent in seeing their young daughter and on one planned visit, she said he told her: "I'm going swimming". Read More »

Finally, Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

May's government said it was "confident it can achieve a bold and ambitious deal that will work in the interest of the whole U.K". "I think it was a mistake that we didn't spend more time and resources taking apart Jeremy Corbyn's economic proposals and his spending plans, which are frankly incredible and would do enormous damage to this country, to our jobs, to our economy". Read More »