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After election setback, UK Conservatives close to agreement with Democratic Unionist Party

After election setback, UK Conservatives close to agreement with Democratic Unionist Party

Recognising this May added, "It's my fault and I take responsibility". "We must remain in permanent campaign mode", he said. Addressing the Parliamentary Labour Party for the first time since he...

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27-story tower engulfed in London; officials fear collapse

Plasco building, Iran, January 2017: A fire at a 17-storey commercial building in the Iranian capital led to multiple deaths, including 18 firefighters . According to the medical services, 20 ambula...

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Inmates Kill 2 Prison Bus Guards And Escape, Georgia Sheriff Says

Inmates Kill 2 Prison Bus Guards And Escape, Georgia Sheriff Says

The victims were officers Christopher Monica and Curtis Billue, authorities said. "We are now looking for two white males in a dark green Honda Civic that have escaped and they are armed", Putnam Co...

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Maine's Senators Question Jeff Sessions About James Comey's Firing

While no new bombshell details emerged from the Sessions testimony Tuesday, there were a number of threads and themes that are sure to crop up again as hearings continue on Russian election meddling...

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Kamala Harris Was Interrupted During a Hearing About Trump and Russia, Again

Schumer closed by commenting on rumors that special prosecutor President Donald Trump is considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller , stating that it would plunge America into a constitution...

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US attorney general Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

US attorney general Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

Comey's recent testimony before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, it is important that I have an opportunity to address these matters in the appropriate forum", Sessions wrote to Alabama S...

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Brexit: The clock's ticking, European Union warns UK

But the Conservatives failed to win 326 seats in the general election - the number needed to have an outright majority. As May attempts to cobble together a majority, the EU's Barnier said he will h...

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6 killed, dozens injured in massive London high-rise blaze

Police have established a wide cordon amid fears the building might collapse. London Fire Brigade assistant commissioner Dan Daly said at least 200 firefighters are battling the blaze, and evacu...

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Will Jeff Sessions answer or dodge today's Senate questions on Trump, Comey?

To his boss? To his former Senate colleagues? The former Alabama senator also defended himself against accusations that he misrepresented himself during his confirmation hearing when he said he hadn...

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Kylian Mbappe finally responds to multiple transfer rumours

Kylian Mbappe finally responds to multiple transfer rumours

Speaking to reporters following France's 3-2 victory over England, Kylian Mbappé laid out his plans for the coming weeks. And after helping France to a win on only his second start for his count...

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Trump Gives Mattis Authority To Set US Troop Levels In Afghanistan

In a bid to add more troops, the Defense Department will need more money than the already fixed budget of over $600 billion for next fiscal year, Mattis said during the testimony. To date, more th...

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Hundreds of firefighters tackle massive blaze at London tower block

Witnesses to the fire reported hearing and seeing people screaming for help throughout the night and expressed fears that some individuals could still be trapped inside the building . The fire...

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Sri Lankan President lauds Pakistan Navy's efforts for maritime security in region

Sri Lankan President lauds Pakistan Navy's efforts for maritime security in region

Safraz Ahmed Khan Sipra, Principal Secretary to the Chief of the Naval Staff, Commodore Javaid Iqbal and Defence Attaché to the Pakistan High Commission in Sri Lanka Colonel Irshad Khan were also pres...

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Massive fire engulfs London tower block

By mid-morning in London , fire crews trying to clear the building had reached the 19th floor of the tower, searching room-by-room for victims or survivors. "I wrapped the little one up because of th...

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Sen. Al Franken Responds To Attorney General Jeff Sessions' Testimony

Those calls have escalated since fired FBI Director Comey cryptically told lawmakers last week that the bureau had expected Sessions to recuse himself weeks before he did from the investigation into c...

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'Anxiety and fear' in Northern Ireland over Conservative-DUP talks - Sinn Fein

May is under pressure after the Conservatives lost their parliamentary majority in Thursday's election. Jeremy Corbyn still thinks he can become prime minister instead of Theresa May . European off...

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London fire: a "number of fatalities" confirmed in horrific Grenfell Tower inferno

Cotton said a number of people died in the fire, but she couldn't confirm how many because of the size and complexity of the building. A panicked parent was seen throwing her children from a window ...

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Centre assures Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram Govt. help to deal with floods

Centre assures Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram Govt. help to deal with floods

At least 10 persons were feared killed when they were swept away by surging waters of a river in Mizoram on Tuesday, IANS reported the state police as saying. Forty families have been evacuated and ...

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Deadly fire tears through West London tower block

At least 20 are known to be in a critical condition. Others said they could see people inside using flashlights and mobile phones to try to signal for help from higher floors. "More than 250 firefight...

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Sessions denies 3rd meeting with Russians

Sessions denies 3rd meeting with Russians

You are impeding this investigation". Cotton then turned to last Thursday's testimony by fired FBI Director James Comey , in which Comey alluded to classified information that caused the FBI to e...

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British PM May apologises to her MPs for election 'mess'

British PM May apologises to her MPs for election 'mess'

The Northern Ireland-based party is being courted by May to create an alliance to push through the Conservative Party's agenda after a disastrous snap election left May short of a majority in Parlia...

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30 taken to hospitals after massive London high-rise blaze

She says "people were starting to appear at the windows, frantically banging and screaming". "I saw the fire coming up really fast, because of the cladding", the man said. Forty fire engines have be...

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Jeff Sessions : US Attorney General brands Russia collusion claims a 'detestable lie'

In March, Mr Sessions removed himself from any inquiry into alleged Russian interference in the elections. The attorney general later recused himself from the investigation into Trump campaign conta...

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Queensland thieves stopped to have sex in boat

Queensland thieves stopped to have sex in boat

But he made another, spicy discovery: Seeing the video saw a couple - who apparently got the charger - to have sex in the cabin of the boat. Coe worked hard to buy and maintain the 18-foot boat, whi...

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Trump dodges tapes question, denies seeking Comey loyalty

Asked if he would speak to special counsel Robert Mueller about his interactions with Comey, Trump said that he would "be glad to tell him what I just told you". King said either his House Intellige...

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Dembele scores late winner as France beat England

Stones endured a disappointing night at the heart of England's defence and was given just three out of ten by L'Equipe, who are renowned for their ruthless ratings. Tottenham full-back Kieran Trippier...

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Talks about Brexit talks, but no date for real negotiation

DUP leader Arlene Foster, who travelled to Westminster for talks with the Tories on Tuesday, said she hoped a deal could be reached "sooner rather than later". "I can't negotiate by myself", he added....

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Multiple fatalities as fire engulfs tower block trapping residents in flames

The fire nearly entirely engulfed Grenfell Tower in the London suburb of North Kensington from the second storey up to the 27th, with flames lashing up the sides of the charred building and smok...

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Theresa May to form fragile government after UK election debacle

Opposition party leaders were also quick to call for her resignation, including the Liberal Demo- crats' Tim Farron, who said: "We will now have a government that is weaker and less stable at a tim...

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Triumphant Corbyn declares Labour 'a government in waiting'

Triumphant Corbyn declares Labour 'a government in waiting'

But then they did. However, Labour won 40% of the national vote, and made enough gains to rob May of a parliamentary majority. The Labour leader arrived in the chamber as MPs met to choose the S...

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Firefighters battling massive blaze in London apartment high-rise

Firefighters battling massive blaze in London apartment high-rise

They say 30 people have been taken to hospitals but it's not clear if people are still trapped. Several firefighters were injured as they tackled the blaze, Ms Cotton said. "Windows are broken, ju...

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US Attorney General Jeff Sessions calls allegations of collusion with Russia appalling

He answered more than twenty questions with some version of "I don't recall", "I don't recollect", or "I don't remember". Here are the top five things we learned. Attorney General Jeff Sessions sa...

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Blaze engulfs apartment block in London

A huge fire has engulfed a 27-story apartment block in West London . Commander Stuart Cundy, of the Metropolitan Police, said: "I can confirm six fatalities at this time but this figure is likely t...

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Moscow court jails opposition leader for 30 days

Moscow court jails opposition leader for 30 days

More than 1,000 protesters were arrested at a similar rally March 26. Around the venue for the planned protest, on Tverskaya Street in central Moscow , hundreds of riot police and military conscr...

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Pirate Bay facilitates piracy and can be blocked, top EU court rules

Pirate Bay facilitates piracy and can be blocked, top EU court rules

In May, one of the largest alternatives to Pirate Bay, ExtraTorrent, unexpectedly shut itself down leaving a message on its homepage that it would "permanently erase" its own data. The ruling sets an ...

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Talks between UK PM May's Conservatives and N.Ireland's DUP restart

Talks between UK PM May's Conservatives and N.Ireland's DUP restart

However, sources close to the talks said that while the discussions were "stuttering", 95% had been agreed between both sides, meaning the deal could still be announced in time to allow the Queens's s...

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Backed forces announce 'great battle' to capture Syria's Raqqa from IS

Backed forces announce 'great battle' to capture Syria's Raqqa from IS

The offensive around Raqqa started north of the city, supposedly with the intention of fully surrounding it before the invasion began. Raqqa was among the first cities captured by IS in January 2014...

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Brexit talks to start next week

Responding to questions posed by journalists if he agreed with German finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble who earlier told Bloomberg that Britain would find "open doors" if it changed its mind, Macr...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions' Testifies: Russia Collusion Claim a "Detestable Lie"

Sen. Sessions did not ask the White House about whether Trump was invoking executive privilege over his testimony and Trump did not opt to assert the privilege, a senior administration official said...

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Trump friend floats possibility of his firing special counsel in Russian probe

NPR reported on Friday that Mueller was being considered to lead the Federal Bureau of Investigation before being named special counsel. Said Ryan: "I know Bob Mueller". Rosenstein said that if he f...

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