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London fire: Man catches baby dropped from 10th floor of tower

Flames ravaged the tower, lighting up the pre-dawn west London skyline and sending up a thick plume of black smoke. A July 2014 newsletter for residents said the tower building was designed "accor...

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Sessions's Testimony Clears Sessions (But Not Trump)

Sessions's Testimony Clears Sessions (But Not Trump)

Recordings of the Comey-Trump meetings would clear this up. Sessions assertion that it is was the longstanding policy of the Justice department not to discuss their conversations with the presiden...

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Three key questions Sessions didn't answer

Three key questions Sessions didn't answer

But when pressed on conversations with President Donald Trump about the investigation into Russian interference and the surprise firing of former FBI Director James Comey, Sessions refused to answer, ...

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Children tossed from windows in London high-rise blaze

It is not known whether the woman, or the people with her, managed to escape. "I saw three people putting sheets together to climb down, but no one climbed down". London Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton...

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London fire: Baby thrown down ten floors caught by man on ground

Witnesses of the Grenfell Tower inferno have told of their horror as desperate parents threw their children out of windows from flames ravaging the building. "We have a clear emergency plan for deal...

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EU Parliament negotiator wants Brexit clarity from London soon

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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United Nations rights chief 'alarmed' by impact of Gulf crisis

United Nations rights chief 'alarmed' by impact of Gulf crisis

Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt last week cut diplomatic ties with Qatar over accusations of support of extremist groups. Saudi Arabia and Bahrain issued identical statements on the ...

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Attorney General Sessions vows to defend himself against 'false allegations'

Part of that is that Sessions, obviously, was not in the room in Comey's one-on-one meetings with the president, where Comey said Trump directed him to back off the FBI's investigation into fired nati...

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Real Madrid defends Ronaldo from tax fraud accusations

Prosecutors alleged that Ronaldo had defrauded the tax authorities of €1.4m in 2011, €1.7m in 2012, €3.2m in 2013 and €8.5m in 2014. Ronaldo is the latest in a line of footballers to have prob...

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International Prosecutor Calls For Arrest Of Gadhafi's Son

International Prosecutor Calls For Arrest Of Gadhafi's Son

Last Friday the Abu Bakr al-Siddiq Battalion, which had been holding Saif al-Islam prisoner, announced his release, which was confirmed by his lawyer. In November 2011 he was captured by a militia in ...

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Stonewalling Sessions Runs Away From Tough Questions in Senate Inquiry

He recalled multiple conversations with President Donald Trump about his performance. " This is a secret innuendo being leaked out there about me and I don't appreciate it and I've tried to give my...

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Shares Losing Ground: Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT)

It has underperformed by 14.55% the S&P500. Weatherford International PLC (NYSE: WFT ) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, April 28th. The company's stock had a trading volume of 9...

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Shares Bought by UMB Bank NA MO

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Shares Bought by UMB Bank NA MO

About shares traded. KBR, Inc. It has underperformed by 10.81% the S&P500. Ancora Ltd Llc invested 0.44% in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE: BMY ). Livingston Group Asset Management CO operating as So...

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Fed raises interest rates

Fed raises interest rates

Inflation on a 12-month basis is expected to remain somewhat below 2 percent in the near term but to stabilize around the Committee's 2 percent objective over the medium term. For TD, there's about a ...

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Rosenstein Sees No Reason To Fire Special Counsel

Rosenstein handed the reigns of the investigation over to Mueller last month not long after Trump abruptly fired FBI director James Comey , cutting short his 10-year term. The president was...

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Dog snuck into California hospital as fake baby

Dog snuck into California hospital as fake baby

She posted photos to Twitter that show her cradling the covered dog like an infant and, victory, grandma snuggling with the pup in her hospital bed. Donna has had her dog, Patsy, for about 13 years....

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The Jeremy Corbyn effect is finally being felt in Scotland

The manifesto which I fought that election on said that if a scenario - which I hoped didn't arise - where Scotland voted to stay in the European Union and the rest of the United Kingdom voted to leav...

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Arsenal confirm new two year deal for manager Arsene Wenger

This means that the 67-year-old's tenure at the North London outfit will extend to at least 23 years. "Our ambition is to win the Premier League and other major trophies in Europe", Kroenke said...

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France's Macron says 'door always open' for United Kingdom to stay in EU

The two big screens at the stadium projected the cross of St. George, and giant flags from both countries were rolled out onto the field. On that occasion, the London crowd joined in with the sing...

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Natural disaster of 6.3 magnitude strikes near coast of Western Turkey

NPR reported that Lesbos Mayor Spyros Galinos wrote in a tweet that besides the death of the unidentified woman on the island, the quake also damaged most of the houses in Vrissa, a village on Le...

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Gulf air embargo only applies to Qatar companies - UAE

As reported by Deutsche Welle (DW), Germany's global broadcaster, an embargo also cut off food, transport and other links between the four countries and Qatar, which typically imports around 80% of ...

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

As she spoke at the private meeting, party managers continued talks with the Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ) of Northern Ireland about its 10 MPs working with her 318 Conservative group of MPs...

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HS Prannoy advances, B. Sai Praneeth bows out of Indonesia Open

HS Prannoy advances, B. Sai Praneeth bows out of Indonesia Open

HS Prannoy had a great outing against Anthony Ginting in the opening round. Prannoy, who was playing after a three-month break , beat world No. 20 Anthony Sinisuka Ginting of Indonesia 21-13, 21...

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Attorney General Sessions Denies Secret Meeting With Russia Envoy

President Trump later said the firing was over "the Russian Federation thing". The nation's top law enforcement official explained his hands-off policy regarding the Russian Federation investi...

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Wall Street edges lower after Fed raises rates

Wall Street edges lower after Fed raises rates

Apple lost 1.0 per cent, Microsoft 0.5 per cent and Amazon 0.4 per cent. While traders continued to see a more than 93 percent chance for the Fed to raise rates at the end of the two-day meeting...

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Jeff Sessions: 'Absolutely False' He Communicated with Russians as Trump Campaign Surrogate

Sessions got angry again when Wyden pressed Sessions to explain what facts might be "problematic "about his involvement in the Russian Federation probe, as Comey suggested". "Following a routine morni...

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4 takeaways from Sessions' feisty testimony to Congress about Russian Federation

He angered Democrats on the panel by refusing to answer questions about conversations with President Donald Trump . Ron Wyden of OR had a heated exchange during Sessions' Tuesday hearing befo...

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Sessions blasts talk of Russian collusion: 'Appalling and detestable lie'

Sessions blasts talk of Russian collusion: 'Appalling and detestable lie'

He later amended the record by revealing he had met with the Russian ambassador to the U.S., Sergey Kislyak, twice over the course of the 2016 campaign. Appearing before the Senate Select Committee on...

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Celebs offer help to those affected by West London fire

Eerie photos have emerged from a nearby building where people flocked as 22 floors next door were gutted by the inferno. It included new external cladding, replacement windows and curtain wall facad...

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May says DUP talks continue but London fire a real focus

But a deadly fire at a tower block in London could delay the announcement of any deal, BBC political reporter Norman Smith said. "The talks are continuing but I think the events in London today ...

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Labour's Owen Smith appointed as shadow Northern Ireland secretary

Labour's Owen Smith appointed as shadow Northern Ireland secretary

But the Labour leader snubbed leading moderates in the party like Yvette Cooper and Chuka Umunna who had been tipped to make a comeback to the frontbench. Jeremy Corbyn has used perhaps the most ...

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Kate Middleton Visits the Victims of London Bridge Attack

There are still about 12 people in that particular hospital recovering from their injuries. Kate Middleton visited the patients of the London Bridge terror attacks . "I suppose at the time you ...

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Talks about Brexit talks, but no date for negotiation

Talks about Brexit talks, but no date for negotiation

May has been urged to resign following the Thursday election, where her party lost 12 seats of its 330-seat parliamentary majority and now needs help from other parties to remain in power. "It will ta...

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WV Senate passes budget bill

WV Senate passes budget bill

But instead, what resulted was a non-decision. Taxes have been a nonstarter with the Senate , and differences remain between the House and Senate on oil taxes. State Fiscal Officer Laura Jackson wa...

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Tim Farron quits as leader of Liberal Democrats

Tim Farron quits as leader of Liberal Democrats

The Liberal Democrats did manage to add seats in the latest election, however, it was a far cry from the hoped-for resurgence of the Lib Dems since most of their seats were wiped out following a coali...

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Talks on DUP support for minority United Kingdom govt, to continue

Talks on DUP support for minority United Kingdom govt, to continue

Media in London reported Downing Street sources saying there had been "significant progress" made during the talks with the DUP leader, adding the talks had constructive. "It's passing quicker than ...

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Evacuations underway after massive apartment fire in London

One of his daughters was hospitalized. London Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton said that a number of people are thought to have died. London Ambulance Service said more than 50 people had been ta...

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Activists Investigating Ivanka Trump Factories Have Gone Missing

According to a recent report , Ivanka Trump's shoe factory was only paying employees $1 an hour for their services. "I was scared when the police called me, I was shaking with a mix of fear and a...

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40 fire tenders tackle massive fire at Grenfell Tower in London

40 fire tenders tackle massive fire at Grenfell Tower in London

The Kensington and Chelsea Council, which oversees the area where the fire occurred and is Grenfell's landlord, said in a statement its immediate focus was helping victims and their families. Bout...

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UK urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar, de-escalate tension

Qahtani said diplomatic efforts to resolve the dispute would continue. Dujarric said the secretary-general was encouraging diplomacy "to address concerns and is ready to support such efforts, if des...

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