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Author: 0 Man arrested for posting Grenfell Tower victim's body photo on social media

Of the injured, 18 people were listed in critical condition. London Police said an investigation had been launched to determine whether the blaze involved any crimes and Prime Minister Theresa May announced a public inquiry , a type of probe that's used to investigate issues of major public concern.

People McAuliffe: 'We Lose 93 Million Americans a Day to Gun Violence'
Author: 0 McAuliffe: 'We Lose 93 Million Americans a Day to Gun Violence'

Terry McAuliffe (D) advocated for stricter gun laws on Thursday after Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.) and several others were shot on a baseball field in the Washington suburb of Alexandria , Va. "We worry about this every day about all of our citizens". It's a very serious issue. Senator Bernie Sanders , an independent who sought the Democratic presidential nomination past year, said , "We've got to stop the violence".

People British police confirm 8th person killed in London Bridge attack
Author: 0 British police confirm 8th person killed in London Bridge attack

His cousin, 18-year-old Bilal Dar, told The Associated Press that Butt's uncle was taken in for questioning. "And the London British population comes from all kinds of backgrounds and every kind of faith and ethnicity". Police yesterday carried out a new search in a neighborhood in east London near the home of two of the London Bridge attackers. "On Tuesday, 6 June, at approximately 19.44 hours the body of a man was recovered from the river, near Limehouse, by specialist officers ...

Author: 0 Friend says Trump is considering 'terminating' Mueller

In fact, the chain of command for the special counsel is only directly to the Attorney General or in this case the Acting Attorney General. Conservative commentator Ann Coulter offered a similar message, tweeting , "Now that we know TRUMP IS NOT UNDER INVESTIGATION, Sessions should take it back & fire Mueller".

People Facebook says using AI to fight terrorism on its platform
Author: 0 Facebook says using AI to fight terrorism on its platform

Critics argue that the challenges may be enormous in a site with two billion users but the company makes billions of dollars from the content on its site and could devote more resources - and more of its best engineers - to dealing with the issue.

Author: 0 Global oil glut set to continue despite efforts to prop up price

Oil prices wallowed near their lowest levels in seven months early on Thursday, hurt by high global inventories and doubts over OPEC's ability to implement production cuts. The bulk of new oil entering the market will come from US shale fields, who are all taking advantage of higher oil prices that makes it more lucrative to proceed with new oil rigs and investing in shale fields.

People Four facts to know about Flag Day
Author: 0 Four facts to know about Flag Day

On June 14, 1777, the Continental Congress passed an act establishing an official flag for the new nation. As more states were admitted, it became clear that the flag would have too many stripes. This special day has been set aside as an occasion not only to display our flag proudly, but also as an appropriate time to reflect on the story of America.

Author: 0 London fire death toll at 17; 'miracle' if anymore survivors

Having campaigned against poor social housing in the borough for decades and documented the poor quality of estate redevelopment schemes, she said: "I can't help thinking that poor quality materials and construction standards may have played a part in this ugly and unforgivable event".

People Ahead of Shah's visit,Mah CM says BJP ready for mid-term polls
Author: 0 Ahead of Shah's visit,Mah CM says BJP ready for mid-term polls

Sena had supported the recent farmers' agitation in Maharashtra, despite being a part of the government. Even as the Shah-Thackeray "summit" was announced on Thursday, the Shiv Sena fired missiles at neighboring Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, who is struggling with a farmers' agitation.

People With court victory, hand of Brazil president strengthened
Author: 0 With court victory, hand of Brazil president strengthened

It also reiterated that the government has never tried to constrain Operation Car Wash , the sprawling corruption investigation that has ensnared much of Brazil's political elite and led to allegations against the president himself. The broader scandal is connected to an alleged payment of hush money to jailed politician Eduardo Cunha, a former speaker of the lower house of Brazil's legislature.

People Gunman who shot top GOP congressman had history of arrests
Author: 0 Gunman who shot top GOP congressman had history of arrests

She said her husband wanted to go to Washington to work with people to change the tax brackets. "I know he wasn't happy with the way things were going, the election results and stuff", the shooter's brother told the newspaper. His most serious problems apparently came in 2006, when he was arrested on the battery charge. Page said he and his wife used to attend an annual bonfire with Hodgkinson and his wife, and "everything was fine".

Author: 0 Boris Johnson calling for end to blockade of Qatar

Saudi carrier flynas, looking to expand in a growing domestic market, in January signed an US$8.6-billion (7.6-billion-euro) deal with European manufacturer Airbus to buy 80 A320neo single-aisle jets. Saudi Arabia has closed Qatar's sole land border and joined other countries in cutting off sea traffic, leading panicked residents to stockpile food.

People Congressional baseball practice shooting: What we know about the victims
Author: 0 Congressional baseball practice shooting: What we know about the victims

Scalise was wounded when a gunman opened fire at a Republican baseball practice in Virginia on Wednesday. Medics say a bullet traveled across Scalise's pelvis, breaking bones, injuring internal organs and causing severe bleeding. Her injuries forced her to retire and led to stricter security at public events hosted by lawmakers in their home districts. She says that everyone should examine their own conscience.

People Brooks on shooting: We stand up to this kind of conduct
Author: 0 Brooks on shooting: We stand up to this kind of conduct

Tickets for the Congressional Baseball Game sell for $10 to $15, which when added to online donations has resulted in more than $1 million for the game's four designated charities, including the Capitol Police Memorial Fund. "I hope he's in good enough shape to watch, because he'll certainly feel good about what he sees", Flake said. "If he had gotten on the field, we had nowhere to go", Williams said.

Author: 0 'We are united in our anguish,' Speaker Paul Ryan says

Gabby Giffords, D-Ariz., was shot in the head: "An attack on one who serves is an attack on all who serve". " Many lives would have been lost", had it not been for two Capitol police officers present at the congressional baseball practice, Ryan continued.

Author: 0 Corbyn reshuffle: Owen Smith joins shadow cabinet

It means the Prime Minister is nearly as unpopular as Mr Corbyn was in November past year, when he scored -35. Brent MP Dawn Butler, a longtime Corbyn loyalist who resigned over the party's stance on article 50, will return as shadow minister for diverse communities .

People PM Nawaz Sharif appears before Panama JIT
Author: 0 PM Nawaz Sharif appears before Panama JIT

Sharif is the first sitting Pakistani prime minister to appear before an investigating panel. As Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif took to the dias to address media personnel on Thursday after he was quizzed by the Joint Investigation Team probing his alleged offshore wealth, body language experts stated that the premier looked nervous.

Author: 0 Congressional Democrats sue Trump over foreign payments

District Court for the District of Columbia against the President of the United States, Donald J. Trump. An exterior view of the entrance to the new Trump International Hotel at the old post office on October 26, 2016 in Washington , D.C.

People Trump Under Investigation For Possible Obstruction Of Justice
Author: 0 Trump Under Investigation For Possible Obstruction Of Justice

Robert Mueller's investigation is looking into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin, and is also looking into financial crimes among Trump associates, the Post wrote, citing five unnamed intelligence officials. A spokesman for Mueller's team declined to comment on Wednesday. Trump allies have accused Mueller of having a conflict of interest . Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee on June 8 he believed Trump had directed him in February to drop an FBI ...

Author: 0 Canada disappointed with Trump's withdrawal from Paris accord: McKenna

It is the first environment chiefs' meeting among the Group of Seven key industrial nations since U.S. President Donald Trump announced earlier this month his country's exit from the pact for setting an worldwide framework on the fight against global warming in and after 2020.

Author: 0 Police and Politician injured in Washington attack

Back in IL at least one friend of Hodgkinson - who didn't give his full name - defended him, saying, "I just want to let people know he wasn't evil, that he was exhausted of some of the politics going on". Hodgkinson had owned a home inspection company, but filed paperwork earlier this year to dissolve the business. "The attack is frustrating because I expect that this will ultimately demonstrate that words and rhetoric have consequences", Graves, a Republican from Baton Rouge, said in a ...

People Turkey hands opposition lawmaker 25 years jail time in espionage case
Author: 0 Turkey hands opposition lawmaker 25 years jail time in espionage case

A Turkish court on Wednesday sentenced a Republican People's Party (CHP) lawmaker to 25 years jail for leaking classified material to the press, the first time a main opposition party deputy has been locked up in an ongoing crackdown. A vigil was also expected in front of the Maltepe prison in Istanbul where Berberoglu is now being held. Following Cumhuriyet's report in 2015, President Tayyip Erdogan acknowledged that the trucks belonged to the National Intelligence Organisation (MIT), ...

People Any misadventure on GST will be disastrous: NC
Author: 0 Any misadventure on GST will be disastrous: NC

Addressing the Provincial Committee Meeting, Senior NC leader and North Zone President, Mr. Mohammad Akbar Lone said the State Government was dishonest in trying to peddle lies and half-truths on the GST issue in an effort to mislead the people of the State.

People Three killed in attack on mosque in Kabul
Author: 0 Three killed in attack on mosque in Kabul

A spokesman for the Taliban rebels, who control large parts of the country, earlier told local media that the group was not behind the bombing, and does not target religious ceremonies and buildings. Daesh claimed responsibility for the attack, the group's Amaq news agency said. Abdullah Abdullah, Afghanistan's chief executive condemned the blast on Twitter .

People Stewart considering US Senate run after primary showing
Author: 0 Stewart considering US Senate run after primary showing

Former Republican National Committee Chairman Ed Gillespie barely beat Corey Stewart , who focused his gubernatorial bid on preserving Virginia's Confederate history. "No matter what I say, they will support him if he stands up and fights". Now Gillespie's predicament "shows a real big rift within the Republican ranks", said Mark Rozell, dean of the Schar School at George Mason University.

Author: 0 Trump won't say if Comey conversations were taped

President Donald Trump welcomes Romania's President Klaus Werner Iohannis to the White House in Washington, Friday, June 9, 2017. "I want to get back to James Comey's testimony", Karl said . "You're going to be very disappointed when you hear the answer, don't worry", Trump said seconds after insisting he was "not hinting at anything".

Author: 0 Flynn subpoenaed by House intelligence committee

The committee has ordered lawyer Michael Cohen and security adviser Michael Flynn to appear before them and supply documents. "We will continue to pursue this investigation wherever the facts may lead", Rep. The Trump-Russia investigations, both in relevant congressional committees and within the FBI, have picked up steam over the last few weeks, following Trump's decision to abruptly fire FBI Director James Comey.

People Manila casino rampage leaves 34 people dead
Author: 0 Manila casino rampage leaves 34 people dead

Philippine National Police chief General Ronald "Bato" Dela Rosa downplayed news reports that the Islamic State terror group was behind the attack, saying the early evidence doesn't yet point in that direction. "The company is working closely with the Philippine National Police to ensure that all guests and employees are safe". According to security footage viewed by police, the gunman entered via the parking lot.

People Qatar withdraws peacekeepers from Djibouti-Eritrea border
Author: 0 Qatar withdraws peacekeepers from Djibouti-Eritrea border

The U.S. has around 10,000 troops in Qatar , as well as the forward headquarters of the military's Central Command that's conducting air campaigns in Iraq, Afghanistan and Syria. Speaking at a press conference, Ibrahim Kalin said Turkey was sending food assistance to Qatar after neighbouring Gulf Arab states severed ties with Doha and imposed sanctions.

Author: 0 Rep. Steve Scalise, others shot at congressional baseball practice

A man who opened fire on a Republican congressional baseball practice in Virginia has been identified as a 66-year-old man from Belleville, Ill. Alexandria Chief Michael Brown said his officers arrived three minutes after the first emergency call came in at 7:09 a.m.

People Qatar pulls all its troops from Djibouti-Eritrea border
Author: 0 Qatar pulls all its troops from Djibouti-Eritrea border

He said he has been in contact several times with USA defence chief Jim Mattis to assure him the American military base in Qatar , Al-Udeid, would not be affected by the crisis. Before the diplomatic and commercial embargo, Qatar imported 80 percent of its food from bigger Gulf Arab neighbours. Qatar can move goods in and out whenever they want.

People 2 dead in magnitude 6.9 quake near Tajumulco, Guatemala
Author: 0 2 dead in magnitude 6.9 quake near Tajumulco, Guatemala

Officials told the Associated Press the tremor caused moderate damage to homes, triggered landslides and injured at least one person. A strong 6.9-magnitude tremor struck eight kilometers southwest of Tajumulco, Guatemala - a small town near the Mexico-Guatemala border.