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Death toll in London tower fire hits 30

Mr Cundy also responded to criticism that the police had been slow in releasing figures about the numbers of people missing and killed in the tragedy. "Mohammed undertook a unsafe journey to flee war and death in Syria, only to meet it here in the United Kingdom, in his own home", the Syrian Solidarity Campaign said in a statement . Read More »

President 'considering' firing Mueller

Ruddy, the CEO of Newsmax Media, based his Mueller comment on a television interview with one of Trump's lawyers. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says he will "defend the integrity" of the special counsel's investigation into Russian interference in the USA elections. Read More »

Close friend of Trump says he's considering firing special prosecutor Bob Mueller

Mr Trump's friend Chris Ruddy , CEO of Newsmax , went even further, suggesting the president was already thinking about "terminating" Mr Mueller. His impassioned response came after Senate Democrats raised questions about whether Sessions privately met with Sergey Kislyak at an April 2016 foreign policy event at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington . Read More »

Judicial Watch: Special Counsel Mueller Might Have to Go

Still, Chris Ruddy , the CEO of Newsmax and a Trump friend, suggested the president was already thinking about "terminating" Mueller from his position as special counsel. He is scheduled to testify before two congressional hearings on Tuesday and is likely to face even more pointed questions about the Russian Federation probe and the independence of the Justice Department in light of Ruddy's comments. Read More »

Puthuvype protests: Dozens injured as police resort to lathicharge

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In a related development, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan made a decision to hold a meeting with all stakeholders on June 21 at his office in Thiruvananthapuram to discuss the issue, officials said today. Residents say that International Olympic Committee project is in violation of environmental norms. When protestors tried to barge into the plant and stones were pelted towards them, the police resorted to lathicharge. Read More »

Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Fire Mueller Unless 'Lawful and Appropriate'

Mueller was recently appointed to lead the investigation into whether the Trump campaign coordinated with Russian Federation to influence the 2016 presidential election. He is at the Senate committee first and goes to the House one at 2 p.m. ET. "I think he's considering perhaps terminating the special counsel", Ruddy said in an interview with Judy Woodruff of " PBS NewsHour ". Read More »

Akala says the Grenfell Tower residents 'died because they were poor'

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He said a police investigation by specialist detectives would "establish the facts to provide, as best we possible, answers for those so deeply and tragically affected by the bad fire at Grenfell Tower ". On the lack of sprinklers in Grenfell Tower , and other buildings, he said: "My understanding is that the best expert advice is that retrofitting sprinklers may not always be the best technical way of ensuring fire safety in a building". Read More »

Wife of DC Gunman: 'I Can't Believe He Did This'

A USA official told CBS News that James Hodgkinson , the Alexandria shooter , had a list of names including GOP Reps. She declined to answer questions about her husband's political views. "I just want to let people know he wasn't evil, just exhausted of some of politics going on", a friend of Hodgkinson said. For much of his adult life, the suspect lived about 90m off a rural road in a well-kept, two-storey home on the outskirts of Belleville, Illinois. Read More »

Russia criticises US for 'anti-Cuban' approach, says it sides with Cuba

Mr. Ferrer called on the president to abandon Mr. Obama's essentially unconditional policy in favor of "strong sanctions" on Havana . US farmers can continue selling their crops to the Cuban government. The new policy aims to starve military-linked businesses of cash by banning any USA payments to them. While tourism to Cuba is banned by US law, the Obama administration had been allowing people to travel to Cuba as part of "people to people" educational trips for visitors, a popular ... Read More »

Corbyn disappoints Blarites over remaining shadow cabinet posts

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And in a sign that the left-winger is flexing his muscles, he also stripped Labour's deputy leader Tom Watson of his role as party chairman and gave it to his campaign chief Ian Lavery. Lesley Laird - elected as an MP last week - has been appointed Shadow Scotland Secretary and Andrew Gwynne, a prominent figure in the party's general election effort, has now taken on the communities and local government brief, alongside his duties of coordinating Labour's national campaigns. Read More »

'Ready Player One' Actress Hannah John-Kamen Joins 'Ant-Man' Sequel

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In Ant-Man, forced out of his own company by former protégé Darren Cross, Dr. Hank Pym ( Michael Douglas ) recruits the talents of Scott Lang ( Paul Rudd ), a master thief just released from prison. She also has two blockbusters coming up on top of the Ant-Man sequel, Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One and the Tomb Raider reboot. Ant-Man and the Wasp has made its first major casting move. Read More »

Man who shot congressman was living in van

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Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul said "it would have been a massacre" without Capitol Hill Police. Brooks told CNN that he was contacted by Capitol Police and told his name and office number were on the list. Trump added that Scalise is "having a hard time , far worse than anybody thought" following the shooting Wednesday. Bernie Sanders . In social media posts and letters to the editor of the Belleville News-Democrat, Hodgkinson often criticized Republicans and called for higher taxes on ... Read More »

Stalin meets TN Governor, requests to dissolve Palaniswamy Govt.

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Stalin said he had earlier demanded secret ballot for the February 18 trust vote which was not heeded to. "The very basic features of the floor test in the Housest and defeated mercilessly and recklessly". The move comes after Stalin's repeated plea to discuss the matter in the legislative assembly was turned down by Speaker P Dhanapal. "But, the speaker said it can not be presented in the assembly and wanted the proof to be given to him in his chambers", said Stalin. Read More »

Trooper, deputy seriously hurt when their cars collide

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The sheriff's office said the deputy is in serious but stable condition. The crash Saturday evening near Manila Road and 48th Avenue near Watkins sent both drivers to area hospitals. The deputy was driving a Ford Expedition and was transported by ambulance. Police say they do not know why they were going in opposite directions. A CSP spokesperson said the trooper was responding to a call when his patrol auto collided with the deputy's vehicle near East 48th Avenue and Manila Road East. Read More »

Tory-DUP deal put on hold due to London fire

The DUP's leader, Arlene Foster , and MPs Nigel Dodds and Jeffrey Donaldson, have been locked in talks in Westminster for two days with senior Tories including the chief whip, Gavin Williamson. The MLA, who will also meet new Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar in Dublin on Friday, said it was imperative both governments recommitted to the implementation of the Good Friday Agreement if there was to be any prospect of re-establishing Northern Ireland's Executive. Read More »

Apple intros 'HomePod' wireless speaker - announces release date and pricing

Research firm eMarketer says than 35 million people in the USA are expected to use a voice-activated speaker at least once a month this year, more than double its estimate from last year.The smart speaker works by talking to an updated Siri that better understands music-related requests, Apple said during its Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose , California .Aaron stepping for Adam today, and I'm still recovering from trying to keep track of everything Apple packed ... Read More »

London fire: Anger as Grenfell death toll rises to 58

Search and rescue teams from London Fire Brigade reached the second from top floor inside the Tower on Saturday. Stuart Cundy , who said the toll was still expected to rise, came as Queen Elizabeth II said the country was trapped in a "sombre national mood". Read More »

Qatar's Crisis With Saudi Arabia And Gulf Neighbors Has Decades-Long Roots

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Simmering tensions between the USA partners boiled over this month when Bahrain , Saudi Arabia and the UAE , along with Egypt, severed ties with Qatar over its alleged support for extremism and imposed economic restrictions on it. Riyadh's statement came after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reportedly said he had offered to build a military base in the kingdom shortly after work began on Turkey's facility in Qatar. Read More »

After grief, anger at May over tower fire

In a television interview, the Prime Minister said the fire was "absolutely horrifying" and had been a "terrifying experience" for those affected. Victims of the Grenfell Tower disaster will play a central role in the public inquiry into the fire, the prime minister said yesterday as she pledged that the government will also fund their legal costs. Read More »

Assassination List Found On James Hodgkinson's Body

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Rep. Mo Brooks' name was on a list of assassination targets found on the body of James T. Hodgkinson - the suspect killed after wounding five people at a Republican congressional baseball practice Wednesday. After the two became acquainted, Euille said, Hodgkinson started asking about where to go for breakfast, for happy hours in the evening and for weekend activities. Read More »

Probe Into Baseball Shooting Opens

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But with James Hodgkinson named as the Alexandria shooter, the national spotlight's here. An ensuing firefight with the police took Hodgkinson's life. After Hodgkinson retreated to his home, he was confronted by the boyfriend of the woman he punched. While trying to drive away from that confrontation, the report said, Hodgkinson used a pocket knife to cut a seat belt. Read More »

International Yoga Day celebrations kickstart in parts of the world

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The events will be held at venues like the iconic Great Wall of China as well as numerous parks, lakes and resorts for both the official and unofficial yoga events being held with active support of Chinese government bodies. Meanwhile, the Uttar Pradesh government has made a decision to invite the leaders of all the political parties, including former chief ministers Akhilesh Yadav and Mayawati, to the International Yoga Day function on June 21. Read More »