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London fire: 58 missing presumed dead

British authorities are launching a criminal investigation into the London apartment building fire - as the death toll from the blaze has almost doubled, to 30. The government has promised a full public inquiry, but that has done little to ease a sense of frustration at the lack of information about how the fire moved so quickly to engulf the building. [Full Article...]

Missing Fitzgerald sailors found dead in flooded compartments

Missing Fitzgerald sailors found dead in flooded compartments In a statement released Saturday night the Navy said searchers gained access to flooded spaces that had been damaged during the crash. A spokesman for the Seventh Fleet would not immediately confirm whether the bodies of all seven missing sailors had been found or just some of them. [Full Article...]

James Hodgkinson launched into Trump tirade before shooting

James Hodgkinson launched into Trump tirade before shooting The citizens government oversight group captured a list documenting Hodgkinson's Facebook group membership shortly after his name was released in connection to the shooting. "It's pure speculation what was in this guy's head", O'Connor said. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and three other people were wounded in the attack. [Full Article...]

Minute's silence to be held for Grenfell Tower victims

Cundy added that the police will investigate the refurbishment of the building in 2016 and also vowed to act against those confirmed responsible for the tragedy. That's not a prime minister "for the people", as the Tories said - not at all. The government has ordered inspections of similar buildings, and May said it was doing "everything in our power" to ensure people living in an estimated ... [Full Article...]

Northern Ireland's party hopeful of Conservative deal 'soon'

The DUP has been accused of having links to Loyalist paramilitary groups and this maybe is one of John Major's concerns . Yesterday, May had faced the tough 1922 Committee of her party's backbench MPs amid a brewing rebellion within the ranks after her gamble to call a snap general election backfired, leaving the Tories eight seats short of a majority. [Full Article...]

6 convicted in 1993 Mumbai bombing case

Following the 1993 Mumbai blast case verdict in which six accused, including Abu Salem have been convicted, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday said the judgment came as a ray of hope while asserting that the accused should get maximum punishment. [Full Article...]

London fire: Queen Elizabeth issues somber message after site visit

The Telegraph collected some of the known names of the dead with pictures, mostly from the accounts of people searching for lost friends and family members. The fire forced residents to flee through black smoke down the single stairwell, jump out of windows or even drop their children from the building. [Full Article...]

#8NewsElectionHQ: Gillespie wins GOP nomination, will face Northam

Stewart, the chairman of the Prince William County Board of Supervisors and former chairman of President Donald Trump's Virginia campaign, ran on a Trump-style message of cracking down on illegal immigrants, attacking political correctness and rigorously defending Virginia's Confederate monuments. [Full Article...]

Man 'reaching for knife' arrested outside UK Parliament

Man 'reaching for knife' arrested outside UK Parliament BRITISH police said counter-terrorism officers would investigate a knife-wielding man arrested outside parliament on Friday, although they had not declared it as a terrorist incident. "The man reached for a knife", police said in a statement. "Within seconds he was on the ground - I'm not sure whether he was Tasered - I'm not sure how he got down there, but in seconds it was over". [Full Article...]

Opening of Parliament delayed amid deal talks

Mrs O'Neill said she would discuss her concerns with new Irish PM Leo Varadkar the following day. The British government has set a deadline of June 29 for an agreement on power-sharing. Sinn Féin spoke out this afternoon, warning Theresa May that a deal with the DUP would be in breach of the Good Friday agreement. Ms Foster dismissed suggestions her deal with the Tories threatened the peace ... [Full Article...]

Top GOP lawmaker wounded; gunfire at baseball practice

Top GOP lawmaker wounded; gunfire at baseball practice Before the event, House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said: "Tonight we will go to the game, play our hardest, but we will all be Team Scalise". "We've had a very, very divided country for many years, and I have a feeling that Steve has made a great sacrifice, but there could be some unity being brought to our country". [Full Article...]

58 missing, presumed dead in London high-rise fire

Based on the number of people missing, at least 58 people were likely killed in the Grenfell Tower , London police said Saturday. The tower, part of the Lancaster West Estate, a social housing complex of nearly 1,000 homes in West London , was left extensively damaged. [Full Article...]

Talks on propping up UK PM May's Conservatives are "very positive"

Theresa May needs the 10 DUP MPs to govern without a majority after her gamble on a snap election backfired. 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. [Full Article...]

UK royals hold London fire minute of silence

The Guardian newspaper reported Friday that Omnis Exteriors supplied the aluminum composite material used in the cladding. "During recent visits in Manchester and London , I have been profoundly struck by the immediate inclination of people throughout the country to offer comfort and support to those in desperate need", the queen said in a statement . [Full Article...]

'At least 30' people now confirmed dead in Grenfell fire

Previously, the Metropolitan Police had confirmed 30 people had been killed in the inferno; the announcement Saturday almost doubles that number. London Police said an investigation had been launched to determine whether the blaze involved any crimes and May announced a public inquiry, a type of probe that's used to investigate issues of major public concern. [Full Article...]

Warriors celebrate National Basketball Association title with street parade

According to team owner Joe Lacob, Golden State will do everything it takes to make sure that Steph Curry remains with the Warriors for years to come . "We've overcome a lot of doubts", said Tulio Zelada, 28, a San Francisco resident who attended the parade. Since Trump was sworn into office, he has been visited by championship teams such as the New England Patriots and Clemson Tigers, and the ... [Full Article...]

US Navy: bodies of missing sailors found inside damaged destroyer USS Fitzgerald

The collision happened at 2:30 a.m. local time and involved the USS Fitzgerald , an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer, and a "merchant vessel", according to the US Navy . Joseph Aucoin, the commander of the Navy's 7th Fleet, described the damage and flooding as extensive, including a big puncture under the waterline. When its crew is at full strength, the Fitzgerald usually has more than 250 per... [Full Article...]

European Union growing 'impatient' with Britain, says Brexit negotiator Verhofstadt

He added: 'The danger is that however much any government tries they will not be seen to be impartial if they are locked into a parliamentary deal at Westminster with one of the Northern Ireland parties, and you never know in what unpredictable way events will turn out, and we can not know if that impartiality is going to be crucial at some stage in the future'. [Full Article...]

Condition upgraded for congressman shot during baseball practice

Dr. Jack Sava of MedStar Washington Hospital Center said there was a "good possibility" that the Louisiana Republican will be able to return to work in his full capacity. The shooting at a republican congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia is hitting a southern IL congressman hard. "But as you all know, tonight's game has taken on a much deeper level of meaning, beyond anyt... [Full Article...]

Tory-DUP deal announcement 'delayed' due to London blaze

Tory-DUP deal announcement 'delayed' due to London blaze A Conservative source said there was so far no deal to announce and that a decision on the timing of any announcement would have to wait until an agreement was finalised. The European Parliament, which named former Belgian prime minister Verhofstadt as its Brexit pointman past year, will have the final say on any deal on Britain's exit from the EU. [Full Article...]


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