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Firefighters battling massive blaze in London high-rise

Firefighters battling massive blaze in London high-rise

She told reporters at the scene: "This is an unprecedented incident". Kayo Mnemimeh saw lights flickering at the top of the building and thought it was a signal from residents. They also added the...

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DUP leader slams 'hyperbole' over gay rights policy

The party leader, who appears secure in his post after losing the election but defying predictions of a meltdown, had earlier won praise from former deputy leader Harriet Harman for "confounding expe...

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Alex Neil: SNP focus on indyref2 hurt party at election

Ms Davidson was elected as leader of the Scottish Conservatives in 2011 after opposing a similar plan put forward by rival Murdo Fraser, now the party's finance spokesman. The SNP appeared to have s...

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North Korea sends jailed USA student home in a coma

Dennis Rodman , the former National Basketball Association bad boy who has palled around with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , flew to Pyongyang on Tuesday on a trip he says he hopes will "open a do...

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Assassin's Creed Origins coming this October, according to leak

An earlier leak based on a shirt that may be released to promote the game also featured an image of someone who could end up being the protagonist. Or you really , really, really love Assassin's...

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Sessions vigorously denies improper Russian Federation contacts

The live stream will begin at 2:30 p.m. To his boss? To his former Senate colleagues? Sessions recused himself from the Department of Justice Russia investigation in March, but then signed a l...

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North Korea releases US citizen serving 15-year prison term

North Korea releases US citizen serving 15-year prison term

In Tokyo, a visiting senior US official said Rodman's trip is as a private citizen. He said Warmbier , 22, of Cincinnati, Ohio, was en route to the USA, where he will be reunited with his family ....

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Key takeaways from the Jeff Sessions Senate hearing

Here are the top five things we learned. The attorney general explained to the committee that - in his mind - the sole reason he recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation is because ...

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'Dear Evan Hansen' Wins 6 Tony Awards

ET spoke with this year's Tony Awards host , Kevin Spacey , on Sunday, where he shared how he calmed his pre-show nerves . Scarlett Johansson stuns in a 1980s-inspired, striped blazer and matc...

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Talks to prop up May's government continue with DUP

Talks to prop up May's government continue with DUP

While the DUP are deeply eurosceptic, they have balked at some of the practical implications of a so-called hard Brexit - including a potential loss of a "frictionless border" with the Republic of I...

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Attorney General to face sharp questions on Russia contacts

Attorney General to face sharp questions on Russia contacts

Trump's aides have dodged questions about whether conversations relevant to the Russian Federation investigation have been recorded, and so has the president. Late Monday morning, Sen. Democratic S...

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South Korea's Moon names former navy chief as defense minister

South Korea's Moon names former navy chief as defense minister

Cho also oversaw South Korea's economic cooperation projects with the North, including a jointly run industrial complex in Kaesong, just north of the border. U.S. forces have deployed the THAAD missil...

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Sessions to face sharp questions on Russian Federation contacts

Mr Sessions, an early supporter of Mr Trump's election campaign, will be the most senior government official to testify to the committee on the Russian Federation issue, which has dogged the Republic...

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Sinn Fein MPs 'fly to London to take up Westminster offices'

Sinn Fein MPs 'fly to London to take up Westminster offices'

The Northern Ireland Secretary appears to have ruled out an independent mediator to chair talks to restore powersharing amid criticism his impartiality has been compromised by the anticipated Democrat...

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Jeff Sessions denies secret meeting with Russian Federation envoy

Mr Sessions was revealed to have met the Russian ambassador twice previous year, meetings that he did not indicate during the Senate confirmation hearing approving his appointment. Barely a month afte...

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USA student released by North Korea is in coma, family say

Yun's visit came amid heightened tensions over North Korea's defiant pursuit of advanced military technologies, but US media reports said, his mission, directly ordered by Trump, was centered on the 2...

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Sessions contradicts Comey at Senate intelligence committee

Sessions said he "encouraged" Comey to follow the "well-established rules governing any communications with the White House about ongoing investigations". Ahead of the hearing there had been suggestio...

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Senators Accuse Sessions Of 'Stonewalling' On Russia Inquiry

The Sessions session before the Senate Intelligence Committee comes just six days after Comey's appearance. If he did have a conversation with the ambassador, it was "certainly nothing improper". " Th...

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Comey friend who shared memos in contact with Senate panel

Trump's aides have dodged questions about whether conversations relevant to the Russian Federation investigation have been recorded, and so did the president, in a series of teases. Congressional inve...

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Suspected North Korea drone photographed US missile-defense site

Suspected North Korea drone photographed US missile-defense site

North Korea's advancing missile and nuclear programmes are the " most urgent and dangerous" threat to USA national security, United States defence secretary Jim Mattis said . " North Korea's con...

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Ex-NBA player Rodman expected to arrive in North Korea Tuesday

He is on Medivac flight on his way home. Warmbier is in a coma , his father tells NPR . The student's parents, Fred and Cindy Warmbier, said they were only informed of his condition last week....

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UVA student Otto Warmbier freed after 17 months in North Korean prison

Warmbier was sentenced to 15 years of hard labor . March 2016 Warmbier, of Wyoming, Ohio, reportedly said in a tearful statement ahead of the trial in Pyongyang that he tried to steal the poste...

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Korea trip off to uncharacteristic low-key start

A plane carrying Otto Warmbier arrived late Tuesday at an airport in Cincinnati. The 22-year-old was then taken by ambulance to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. " Otto has left North K...

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'N. Korean drone took pictures of anti-missile system'

'N. Korean drone took pictures of anti-missile system'

South Korea's football association today said it wanted talks with China and Japan about a joint bid to host the 2030 World Cup along with North Korea , an initiative aimed at easing tensions ...

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Words with Friends adds 'covfefe' to its dictionary

Words with Friends adds 'covfefe' to its dictionary

It means we're fucked, and I know that we all knew this back in November when we learned that Russian Federation had given Trump the election, but the levels of fuckedness keep growing. They have no n...

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Attorney General Sessions Testifying in Russia Probe Hearing

Sessions may be under a further cloud after Comey suggested the attorney general may have failed to take appropriate steps to protect the Federal Bureau of Investigation chief from political pressure ...

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Wait, Why is Dennis Rodman Wearing a PotCoin Shirt?

Wait, Why is Dennis Rodman Wearing a PotCoin Shirt?

Two Ohio senators are denouncing North Korea after a resident of their state was said to be in a coma after being released from a prison in that country. If Warmbier had been able to return to the USA...

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

Sessions responded with non-answers, prompting Harris to interrupt him. ( CNN ) - For the second time in just a week, Sen. Last week, at the hearing of former FBI Director James Comey, panel Chairma...

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Cyclone Mora: Indian Army ready to assist Bangladesh

Cyclone Mora: Indian Army ready to assist Bangladesh

As many as 300,000 people had been taken to shelters in more than ten districts most vulnerable to the cyclone , Additional Secretary Golam Mostafa, a spokesman for the disaster management ministry's...

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Trump Twitter Comments: President Attacks James Comey, Democrats And Mainstream Media

Louis Michael Seidman, a Georgetown University Law Center law professor, compared Trump's attempted intervention, as described by Comey, to actions taken by former President Richard Nixon. While ...

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PM May nears DUP deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May neared a deal with a Northern Irish Protestant party to save her premiership on Tuesday and confirmed Brexit talks would begin next week, amid growing calls for ...

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Jeremy Corbyn celebrates with 'the worst high five of all time'

Keith Fraser received just 413 votes on Thursday night, and was caught mouthing the insult after Corbyn romped home to win his seat with more than 40,000 votes. Mr Corbyn signalled yesterday he w...

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US Attorney General Jeff Sessions denies 'false and scurrilous Russian Federation allegations'

After Sessions refused to say whether he had ever discussed the Russian Federation investigation with Trump, Heinrich and Sen. Any suggestion to the contrary, he said , was "an appalling and detes...

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Suspected North Korean drone photographs US missile-defense site

Suspected North Korean drone photographs US missile-defense site

About 10 of them were aerial shots of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ) system - more than 100 miles away from the border - which is created to shoot North Korea's ballistic miss...

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Election 2017: What you want to know about the result

May unexpectedly called the election seven weeks ago to increase the slim majority she had inherited from predecessor David Cameron and strengthen her hand before launching into arduous divorce talk...

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Manchester evacuation as bomb team investigate vehicle in Rusholme

Manchester evacuation as bomb team investigate vehicle in Rusholme

They are hoping to piece together Salman Abedi's preparations before the blast that killed 22 people and wounded dozens of others at an Ariana Grande concert. "My thoughts are with all those affecte...

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US college student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman said on Tuesday he was about to visit North Korea as a private citizen. But Rodman , who has visited with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , said the issue of four A...

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US Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before Senate Intelligence Committee

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before Senate Intelligence Committee

Mr Wyden asked Mr Sessions what problematic issues existed. Sen. Martin Heinrich , New Mexico's junior U.S. Senator, said Sessions' refusal to answer questions amounted to "impeding" and "o...

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Reed: Sessions' involvement with Comey firing 'highly questionable'

Reed: Sessions' involvement with Comey firing 'highly questionable'

Sessions will get his chance in front of the same committee in fewer than 24 hours. "He believes it is important for the American people to hear the truth directly from him and looks forward to answe...

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North Korea releases jailed USA citizen Otto Warmbier

Otto Warmbier, 22, is now on his way back to the United States where he will be reunited with his family, Tillerson said in a statement. The State Department would not comment on Warmbier's conditio...

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