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Shooting At San Francisco UPS Center

Shooting At San Francisco UPS Center

The shooter turned the gun on himself after killing three employees, according to UPS spokesman Steve Gaut . Counseling was being made available to all employees affected by the shooting, the...

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United States attorney general next in scandal's spotlight

United States attorney general next in scandal's spotlight

USA Today reports that Sessions' testimony is expected to be behind closed doors and to target the February 14 meeting in the oval office in which, according to former FBI Director James Comey, Sessi...

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May pledges minority government after United Kingdom election debacle

Nearly 60 per cent of grassroots Tories told the ConservativeHome website that the Prime Minister must fall on her sword after destroying her Commons majority. A ministerial reshuffle was due to take ...

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

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

Now, Macron and May have their eyes set on social media sites that they say create a " safe space " for extremist content. Mrs May said Britain was going ahead with Brexit and talks would start ...

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US Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies about his contacts with Russians

I never met with them. Here's a look at the top quotes from Sessions' hearing. The attorney general explained to the committee that - in his mind - the sole reason he recused himself from th...

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London high-rise fire like horror movie

More than 200 firefighters, backed up by 40 fire engines, fought for hours to try to control the blaze, London's deadliest for a generation. "She was with a group of people in the fire escape, in ...

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London fire tears through residential tower, leaving 12 dead

Once the sun rose, smoke could be seen from miles away. Firefighters gather at the building before searching for people who may have been trapped inside. "There was heavy smoke in the hallway". "I...

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GOP official calls suit against Trump 'absurd'

Attorney General Karl Racine said at a news conference on Monday. The Democratic attorneys general of Maryland and the District of Columbia on Monday launched the latest salvo in the legal batt...

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Top House GOP leader shot at congressional baseball practice

Top House GOP leader shot at congressional baseball practice

News sources identified the shooter as James T. Hodgkinson . Scalise was shot in the hip and is now in stable condition at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington , D.C., where he ...

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Rifle-wielding attacker wounds GOP leader, killed by police

The gunman was taken into custody after being wounded in a shootout with Capitol Police, but his motive was not immediately clear. At a news conference, authorities declined to identify the suspect....

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House Majority Whip Steve Scalise in critical condition, hospital says

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise in critical condition, hospital says

His injuries were not believed to be life-threatening. Two of the other people shot were at George Washington University Hospital in critical condition, according to a statement from the hospital...

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Court rules that Brazilian president can keep his job

Court rules that Brazilian president can keep his job

But attention will now turn to Mr Temer's battle against the obstruction of justice and corruption allegations. On Thursday, Brazil's seven-member Supreme Electoral Court, TSE, signaled their vote t...

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Malaysian family opens doors to London fire victims

Smoke billows from a fire that has engulfed the 24-storey Grenfell Tower in west London , Wednesday June 14, 2017 . Police said in a statement they were called at 1:16am (0016 GMT) "to reports of ...

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Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill resign as Theresa May's aides

Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill resign as Theresa May's aides

Timothy, who wrote much of the manifesto, was blamed for including the "dementia tax" policy - but in a resignation statement on ConservativeHome he insisted many other were involved. Both stepped d...

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Top Republican among wounded as gunman fires on US lawmakers

Senator Jeff Flake told VOA an officer who had been shot "ran around quite a while with a wound" while firing at the gunman. Alexandria police Chief Michael Brown said five people were hurt. All o...

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

Falling eight seats short of retaining its parliamentary majority, May's Conservative party is now in talks with the DUP - which won 10 seats - to forge an informal alliance. Britain's Brexit minis...

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Multiple victims from UPS center shooting in San Francisco

Multiple victims from UPS center shooting in San Francisco

When officers confronted the man, he put the gun to his and fired, killing himself. A long column of two rows of UPS employees were escorted out of the building by armed police officers, KPIX repo...

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London Firefighters Battle High-Rise Inferno, At Least 6 Fatalities Reported

Flumes of black smoke billowed into the air hours after the blaze was sparked. A quick-thinking man caught a baby thrown from the "ninth or the tenth floor" window of a building by a desperate woman...

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Man shot in ankle after argument near NYC's Barclay Center

Man shot in ankle after argument near NYC's Barclay Center

No one else was injured. "I thought they were firecrackers, I didn't think of it", said Marc Klein. Crowd of panicked people went running after the gunshots rang out. The shooting followed a dispute...

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Gunman Opens Fire As Members Of Congress Practice Baseball

He was involved a shoving match. The president praised the "heroic actions" of the Capitol Police at the scene. Shimkus plays on the baseball team that was practicing Wednesday but was not there dur...

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Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei: "America Created Islamic State"

Qatar's neighbors particularly Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates charged Doha with supporting terrorist organizations such as Hamas, and have imposed a naval blockade. Zarif also stre...

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Sanders says he's 'sickened' by congressional baseball shooting

Sanders says he's 'sickened' by congressional baseball shooting

Roger Williams of Texas; and two Capitol Police officers. "Let me be as clear as I can be", Sanders said . Real change can only come through non-violent action, he continued. President Donald ...

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Rep. Steve Scalise is on a nation's mind

Rep. Steve Scalise is on a nation's mind

Although the practice was taking place in Alexandria, Va ., across the Potomac River from the Capitol, police were on hand to protect Rep. Scalise, the majority whip and No. Police say the victims, i...

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Death toll rises to 12 in London blaze

She said there were "a number" of fatalities. The fire is from the second floor to the top floor of the 27-floor building. The fire has left the building nearly totally charred, and there were fears i...

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GOP rep on whether to believe Trump or Comey: 'Hard to tell'

The former Federal Bureau of Investigation boss told the panel he took meticulous notes of each meeting or conversation he had with Mr Trump because "I was honestly concerned that he might lie about...

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Shooting in Virginia: What we know

Shooting in Virginia: What we know

At least five people were wounded, including Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana. The injuries to the Republicans' majority whip were not life-threatening. "He knew who we were". Brooks said ...

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London fire: tower block residents tell their stories

Grenfell Tower block is a 24-story building in West London , close to Latimer Road station. Dany Cotton, Commissioner of the London Fire Brigade called the fire "an unprecendented incident" in t...

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Gunman wounds GOP Congressman, then killed by police

This is a developing story . Susan Griffiths, a spokeswoman at the George Washington University Hospital, said two people from the shooting were being treated at the hospital, both in critical co...

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?uestlove, Dua Lipa, Rita Ora and Others React to Deadly London Fire

Commissioner Cotton said she did not want to speculate about the cause of the fire or how it spread so rapidly to engulf the whole tower block. "The fire started on the upper floors". Prime Minister...

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London fire: Muslims awake for Ramadan may have saved residents' lives

There was no immediate word on the cause of the blaze, but the Grenfell Action Group has been warning about the risk of fire at Grenfell Tower since 2013. · We have installed a fully automated fire an...

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Senator accuses Sessions of 'impeding' Senate investigation by not answering questions

The former Alabama senator also defended himself against accusations that he misrepresented himself during his confirmation hearing when he said he hadn't met with Russian officials during the campaig...

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Gunman Opens Fire on GOP Congressional Baseball Practice

One Capitol Hill police officer also suffered a gunshot wound and another officer suffered a non-gunshot injury, an official said .The gunman, identified by a senior US official as James Hodgkinson f...

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Gunman Kills Three, Then Self, At UPS Facility in San Francisco

Gunman Kills Three, Then Self, At UPS Facility in San Francisco

Two other people were shot and have been taken to an area hospital, police said. He did not know how many people were taken to the hospital or their conditions. The gunman didn't say much, just walk...

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Supreme Court narrowly rejects Northern Ireland free abortions appeal

Supreme Court narrowly rejects Northern Ireland free abortions appeal

This is a landmark case and was ruled against by a majority of 3-2, with Supreme Court Justice Lord Wilson stating that allowing the appeal to pass would complicate issues of devolution and caus...

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Defiant May vows to lead Britain to Brexit

Defiant May vows to lead Britain to Brexit

With results declared for almost all of the 650 seats, Conservatives won 318 while the opposition Labour secured 262, leaving neither party anywhere close to the 326 seats required for an overall ma...

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A massive high rise fire in London has killed 6 people

Saw a lot of people jumping out. Fire safety experts say Grenfell Tower's exterior will be the main focus for investigators examining the rapid spread of the blaze, called " unprecedented " by Lond...

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Trump takes aim at Obamacare, pins hopes on Senate for solution

Trump takes aim at Obamacare, pins hopes on Senate for solution

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders declined to comment, telling reporters aboard Air Force One Tuesday evening, "We don't comment on rumors or private conversations". The GOP senator thou...

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Lankford: Trump's Flynn Comments to Comey Had a 'Light Touch'

In his prepared remarks, Comey said Sessions "did not reply" and on Thursday added that he had "a recollection of [Sessions] just kind of looking at me". President Trump also said he feels "total a...

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After Comey's "extremely damning" testimony, Fox & Friends focuses on distractions

Earlier, Trump fired off an early morning tweet in which he said he had been "vindicated" by the James Comey hearing, adding that the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director was a "leake...

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Jeff Sessions Testifies in Senate Intelligence Hearing

Sessions added that since his recusal, "I have no knowledge about this investigation" beyond media reports . He later amended the record by revealing he had met with the Russian ambassador to the U....

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