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People DC police to charge 12 Turkish security agents
Author: 0 DC police to charge 12 Turkish security agents

Two men have been arrested for their role in a violent altercation outside the Turkish ambassador's residence during a recent visit to Washington by Turkey's president, police said Wednesday. Yildrim, is reported to be in the video, wearing a light-colored shirt, and kicking a female protester, along with Narin, while she was on the ground.

Author: 0 6 killed, 74 injured in massive London high-rise blaze

At least 30 people have been taken to hospitals. Witnesses described a white, polystyrene-type material falling like snow from the building as it burned. "I'm lucky to be alive". "They didn't listen, we even went to the MP, Victoria Borwick, we had quite a few meetings - this is what happens". "This is mass murder and these people need to be put into court", he said.

Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton wins 3rd straight Canadian GP, Stroll gets points

Vettel was not particularly slow out of the blocks, but as Bottas dived underneath the German, and Verstappen raced around the outside, the driver who had finished either first or second at every round of the season so far, was suddenly on the back foot.

Author: 0 London tower fire: What do we know?

When the woman indicated she was going to drop the infant, "a gentleman ran forward and managed to grab the baby", she added. Ubah Yusuf said she and her neighbors, who lived close to Grenfell, would ask their building manager about their own tower block.

People French see no one to counter Macron, set to sweep parliament
Author: 0 French see no one to counter Macron, set to sweep parliament

There was more good news for Macron as five of his six Cabinet ministers running in the elections are leading in their respective races and have good chances to win in next Sunday's run-off. Polls suggest the elections will strongly favor Macron's party and dramatically shake up French politics, punishing the traditional left and right parties and leaving no single strong opposition force.

People GOP Rep. Steve Scalise shot at congressional baseball practice in Virginia
Author: 0 GOP Rep. Steve Scalise shot at congressional baseball practice in Virginia

Trump said Wednesday morning that the gunman who shot Rep. Steve Scalise , of Louisiana , had died. Officials said several other people, including members of Mr Scalise's security team, were also wounded . Just as he reached first base Pearce, says he heard gunfire. The shooting, Ryan said, is a reminder for members to focus on what is important, despite differences.

Author: 0 London fire: Witness recalls seeing man catch baby

Policing and fire minister Nick Hurd said checks are now planned on similar tower blocks. Twelve were confirmed to have died and more than 70 treated in hospital. Air Force bases in Britain. "When something like this happens sometimes you do feel a bit helpless but at the same time we know that some people have lost everything".

Author: 0 Six-day war: Israel protesters mark anniversary with demo against occupation

Guterres recalled that Israel was founded on 14 May 1948 and the world still awaits the advent of an independent Palestinian state. In the same year, the UN Security Council passed Resolution 242, which legitimised the territories occupied by Israel before 1967 as Israeli while defining the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem as "Occupied Palestinian Territories".

Author: 0 Firefighters battling massive blaze in London high-rise

Eyewitnesses described people trapped in the burning tower, in north Kensington, screaming for help and yelling for their children to be saved. It is not yet known how many people were in the building at the time and how many escaped. According to police, the inferno ripped through the 20-plus-story Grenfell Tower on the edge of the affluent Notting Hill neighborhood. "People have been bringing water, clothes, anything they've got to help, out to the cordon".

People Jeff Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee
Author: 0 Jeff Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

During almost three hours of testimony last week, Comey cryptically told the Senate Intelligence Committee that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had "additional facts" about Sessions he could "not discuss in an open setting". "This is going to prompt a lot of questions for him", the panel's top Democrat, Senator Patrick Leahy, told AFP of an appearance in which lawmakers will be eager to learn what role Sessions played in Comey's firing last month.

People Trump slams Qatar for funding terror as Tillerson urges calm
Author: 0 Trump slams Qatar for funding terror as Tillerson urges calm

Bahrain has been gripped by a government crackdown on dissent for over a year now. One is the brother of the Gamaa Isalmiya assassin who killed Egyptian leader Anwar Sadat in 1981. The United Arab Emirates said on Friday that Qatar must acknowledge concerns about its "troubling support for extremism" and "re-examine its regional policies".

People North Korea Releases Imprisoned US College Student
Author: 0 North Korea Releases Imprisoned US College Student

Before arriving this time, Rodman told reporters that Trump would be happy with the trip, since he was "trying to accomplish something that we both need", sparking speculation that he may be operating as an unofficial envoy. But Rodman said the issue of several Americans detained by North Korea is "not my goal right now". Two other Americans remain incarcerated in North Korea: Tony Kim, a teacher at Pyongyang University of Science and Technology, and Kim Dong Chul , an American businessman.

People Jeremy Corbyn keeps his eyes on Downing Street
Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn keeps his eyes on Downing Street

Johnson, one of the Conservatives' most popular politicians, tweeted that an article in the Mail on Sunday newspaper headlined "Boris set to launch bid to be PM as May clings on" was "tripe". "The last thing business leaders need is a parliament in paralysis, and the consequences for British businesses and for the United Kingdom as an investment destination would be severe", said Stephen Martin, director general of the Institute of Directors business lobby.

People Opposition leader arrested in Russian protests
Author: 0 Opposition leader arrested in Russian protests

BuzzFeed News reports that Navalny had received permission to hold a protest on Moscow's Sakharova Avenue, but announced a last-minute change of plans on Sunday night, and directed people towards a street much closer to the Kremlin. "Well, now we will definitely be kicked off our course", a young man, obviously a student, said to another young man. Moscow's interior ministry office said around 4,500 people had taken part there.

People EU chief says 3 states will be sanctioned over refugees
Author: 0 EU chief says 3 states will be sanctioned over refugees

The Czech Republic , Slovakia and Hungary were outvoted at a meeting of the European Union countries' interior ministers in Brussels in September 2015 that approved the redistribution of 160,000 refugees across the European Union on the basis of mandatory quotas to help Italy and Greece that were hit by the migrant crisis most of all.

People DUP head: Talks with UK Conservatives going well
Author: 0 DUP head: Talks with UK Conservatives going well

Foster tweeted afterward that "discussions are going well with the government and we hope soon to be able to bring this work to a successful conclusion". The proposed deal would see the DUP back the Conservatives in votes on the Budget and confidence motions. Sir John Major is one of those urging caution.

People Trump hands to Pentagon troop level decisions on Afghanistan
Author: 0 Trump hands to Pentagon troop level decisions on Afghanistan

It's a break from past practice that Mattis said will enable him to more effectively manage the war effort. "The delegation of this authority, consistent with the authority President Trump granted me two months ago for Iraq and Syria does not, at this time, change the troop numbers for Afghanistan", he said.

Author: 0 Gunman opens fire on GOP lawmakers, Scalise hit, Palmer, Brooks okay

He now is in critical condition, and being treated at George Washington University Hospital. Our courageous police, our Congressional aides who work so tirelessly behind the scenes with enormous devotion, and our dedicated members of Congress who represent our people.

People Selena Gomez Crushes On a Girl in
Author: 0 Selena Gomez Crushes On a Girl in "Bad Liar" Music Video

A new era of Gomez has dawned, and she's blessed us with an accompanying music video that signals her artistic and aesthetic growth. This seems to be a wig instead of a permanent style change. I mean, you don't become an ambassador for Pantene otherwise, you know? We see Gomez awkward and day-dreaming in science class, peering out the window at a woman with Farrah Fawcett-feathered hair, played by-drumroll please-Gomez.

People Trump delays effective date of travel ban amid court battle
Author: 0 Trump delays effective date of travel ban amid court battle

The justices are considering the administration's request to reinstate its ban on travelers from six mostly Muslim countries. The president tweeted early Tuesday, "well, as predicted, the 9th Circuit did it again - Ruled against the TRAVEL BAN at such a unsafe time in the history of our country.

Author: 0 Turkey will Attack US Troops to Defend ISIS

The coalition, which also includes Turkey, began its air campaign against ISIL in Iraq in August 2014, expanding its operations to Syria the following month. The SDF spokesman said the assault had begun from the north, east and west of the city, which is bordered to the south by the Euphrates River. The U.S.

Author: 0 'Will not be silenced': Sen. Kamala Harris interrupted by male colleagues again

Miller asserted that Sessions had "knocked away some of the hysteria from Kamala Harris and some of the Democrats who wanted to make this a big partisan show". POWERS: Can I just go back to something that Jason said. Miller: "She was trying to shout down Attorney General Sessions and I thought it was way out of bounds".

People Key takeaways from Attorney General Sessions' testimony
Author: 0 Key takeaways from Attorney General Sessions' testimony

In sworn testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Sessions said any suggestion that he was involved in colluding with Russian officials is " an appalling, detestable lie ". When Harris asked if he had consulted those documents before his appearance, Sessions said he had consulted with staff. Sessions refused to say whether he had ever discussed the Russian Federation investigation with Trump, arguing that he could not disclose private communications with the president.

Author: 0 DUP head arrives for talks with United Kingdom leader May

The EU president Donald Tusk also said there was "no time to lose" if Britain was to avoid crashing out without a deal on future relations. An initial round of talks between May and DUP leader Arlene Foster ended with no agreement on Tuesday, although both sides said they were hopeful of a deal.

Author: 0 Jeff Sessions Didn't Exactly Give James Comey A Performance Review

If he did have a conversation with the ambassador, it was "certainly nothing improper". Comey testified last week before the Senate Intelligence Committee in a highly anticipated hearing in which he said he believed he had been directed to end an investigation into former national security advisor Michael Flynn .

People Australia reaches settlement with suing asylum seekers
Author: 0 Australia reaches settlement with suing asylum seekers

Australia maintains they will never eligible to be resettled in Australia. Thousands of people have suffered under Australia's harsh detention and immigration policies. Slater and Gordon lawyer Rory Walsh said the government and its contractor's defence "was that it was the PNG authorities doing the imprisoning and detaining and not them".

Author: 0 UK's Theresa May holds talks to seal government alliance

Her most senior minister Damian Green has confirmed the Queen's Speech setting out the Government's programme could be delayed if a deal is not reached in time for it to go ahead on Monday as planned. "The British government has said we will stay with the Brexit", Schaeuble said in a Bloomberg interview. "Much of it is complete and utter nonsense, I have to say".

People Freshman football player dies after morning workout
Author: 0 Freshman football player dies after morning workout

Kent State freshman offensive lineman Tyler Heintz died Tuesday following a team conditioning drill, the school said in a statement. At this time the cause of death is unknown. According to the Record Courier , DePerro said the autopsy's conclusion may not arrive for several weeks. On Tuesday, tragedy struck the Kent State football program.

People Tim Farron quits as leader of Liberal Democrats
Author: 0 Tim Farron quits as leader of Liberal Democrats

The Lib Dems gained three seats in last week's election, but had a hard campaign marred by repeated spats over Tim Farron's views on homosexuality . "I've resigned as shadow home secretary over concerns about the leader's views on various issues that were highlighted during GE17." At their Brighton conference last autumn, confidence was sky-high: their strategy to appeal to the 48 per cent who voted Remain looked to them like a surefire and quick route tor recovery.

Author: 0 Manchester Area Evacuated As Car Linked To Concert Bombing

Ten men still remain in custody. Police said they believed the auto was a significant piece of evidence in the investigation into the May 22 attack when Salman Abedi walked into the foyer of Manchester Arena and detonated an improvised explosive device as fans left an Ariana Grande concert, reports Efe.

People Take Scottish independence vote off table, Ruth Davidson tells Nicola Sturgeon
Author: 0 Take Scottish independence vote off table, Ruth Davidson tells Nicola Sturgeon

Numerous votes her party lost on Thursday went to the Scottish Conservatives , the Labour Party and the Liberal Democrats , all of whom have indicated an unwillingness to support another referendum. "The SNP and the Scottish Government are ready to begin discussions around such a position immediately and I call on all parties to come together to build a new way forward".

Author: 0 Congress criticises Shivraj Chouhan's inability to control farmers' protest

He said the inaction of the state government forced the farmers to sell their produce below minimum support price (MSP) to middlemen. "I appeal to the farmers to come forward and discuss all the issues". Mr Gandhi had tweeted Wednesday that he would visit Mandsaur to meet the families of the five farmers killed in police firing. Sources at MY Hospital in Indore, where the farmer was taken on Thursday night, said he was brought dead on arrival and that his body bore signs of assault.

Author: 0 Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify in public Tuesday

The former Alabama senator also defended himself against accusations that he misrepresented himself during his confirmation hearing when he said he hadn't met with Russian officials during the campaign. At a separate hearing Tuesday, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , overseeing that effort since Sessions stepped aside, said he's seen no basis for firing Mueller, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director he appointed as special counsel.

People Parents of man released from NK say he's in coma
Author: 0 Parents of man released from NK say he's in coma

At that time, North Korea agreed that Swedish diplomats in Pyongyang , who handle USA affairs there, would be allowed for the first time to visit four Americans imprisoned by the North, including Warmbier . The University of Virginia student appears to have gone to a prohibited part of the hotel he was staying at and removed a large propaganda poster, commonly seen throughout the capital.